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Monday, December 23, 2013

Sent SNP info to Glasgow Meeting

 Today I sent a summary of the several "PAXTANG PA" ELDER DNA kits' info
 to the Glasgow Meeting via the COMMENTS box on the announcement webpage.
There are also more than 20  ELDER kits in "R1b" 
and  2 ELDER kits in "J" category on the Scottish DNA chart.  

Nancy wrote:
RE: SNP STUDIES for ELDER DNA project --- "PAXTANG PA" kits in SCOTTISH DNA project within
  I- M223  SNP list --- to help identify Ancestor Origins--
at
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/M223-Y-Clan

We now have 4 "PAXTANG PA" ELDER kits posted in the STUDY CHART for
 M223 in I = IslesSc
Heading: 1.2.4.1.2.1- M223- (IslesSc/I2b1a1) - SNP list: M284, L1195, L126, L137, L369
Kit #17814     ROBERT ELDER, b. 1679 Scotland d. PAXTANG PA
Kit #15534      ROBERT ELDER, b 1679 Scotland d. PAXTANG PA
Kit #15134     HENRY (II) , b. 1817 Garvagh, Co Derry, d. 1902 Iowa
Kit #75444    ROBERT ELDER (1836-1910) Inch Island, Co. Donegal
***
2nd ELDER category of I-M223 Chart:
1.2.4.1.2.1.1. -M223.>L1195>L126,L137,L369 (IslesSc Group1/I2b1a1
Kit #50076      William Hoyt ELDER of Spartanburg, SC
***
3rd ELDER/ELDERS category of I-M223 Chart
1.2.1.2.4.>CTS9183>L1229>Z2054*(RootsGroup2b-R9-12/446=9, 531=12
Kit #219446 McKinder ELDERS b. 1830 TN (possibly from Yorkshire, Eng)

Currently Trending:  "Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms" (SNP's - Pronounced SNIP's)
I'm participating as much as possible to help in the expert's Studies on the FamilyTreeDNA servers,
as more SNP tests are posted, and categories are added for our ELDER kits.
---Nancy Elder Petersen
Volunteer Host, ELDER DNA project
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Elder

Sunday, December 22, 2013

DNA MEETING IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - Jan 18, 2014

ANNOUNCEMENT FOR:
 FOUNDING MEETING of the "DNA Interest Group for Scotland"
TO BE HELD IN GLASGOW, SCOTLAND
Saturday 18th January 2014, 11.00 am – 2.00pm
Room GH753, Graham Hills Building
University of Strathclyde, 40 George Street, Glasgow

Description with Campus Map:
at
http://gendnascotland.wordpress.com

Sponsored by ISOGG (International Society of Genetic Genealogy)
University of Strathclyde Genealogical Studies
Scottish DNA project
See especially the Scottish DNA chart
 (Click Pull down Y-DNA results menu - includes over 30 ELDER kits
           divided into Haplogroup categories listed among 11 pages
at
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Scottishdna

The founding meeting is open to anyone who has experience or an interest in using DNA for genealogical or family history research.  Its goal is to establish a forum for:
    •    sharing and comparing results of research in genetic genealogy
    •    encouraging the use of genetic genealogy within the British Isles with a particular focus on Scotland (anyone within reach of Glasgow is welcome to attend)
    •    administrators of DNA surname, geographical and haplogroup projects to exchange ideas on project management and interpreting results
    •    helping people who have taken genetic DNA tests to make sense of their test results and what they might mean for their genealogical research
    •   
Further details and a working agenda will be posted in due course.  In the meantime, please contact genDNAscotland@gmail.com for further information or to register an interest in attending, or enter your name and email address in the comment form below and send in your question.

Useful Links
ISOGG (International Society of Genetic Genealogy)
 http://www.isogg.org

University of Strathclyde Genealogical Studies
http://www.strath.ac.uk/genealogy

The Scottish DNA Project
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Scottishdna

DNAeXplained: Basics of DNA genealogy
http://dna-explained.com/2013/08/10/ngs-series-on-dna-basics-all-4-parts

COMMENT FORM included.

Monday, November 11, 2013

CATHOLIC ELDER and DELOZIER connections in 23andMe DNA test

Nancy Elder PETERSEN's research to find connections between
CATHOLIC ELDER and DELOZIER families for 23andMe test results:

DeLozier Ancestry.com Tree entry by RCDELOZ
at
http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/6679865/person/-1201126064?ssrc=&ml_rpos=39
Name: Richard Elder
Birth: 1734
Death: 16 May 1790 - Emmitsburg, Frederick, Maryland, USA
Parents: William Elder, Ann Weeler
Spouse: Phoebe Delozier

***CHEEVER AND KINNE IN NANCY ELDER PETERSEN's TREE (Massachusetts to England)
Jones/Cheever imported by PENNEE ANDER
Name: Richard Elder
Birth: Abt 1734 - Prince George's County (Prince George's)
Death: 16 May 1790
Marriage: Abt 1764
Spouse: Phoebe Delozier
and
Kinne, Nathan
ABT 1748 - Norwich, New London, CT -
Kinney, Adrian
4 JUN 1781 - Readington, Hunterdon, NJ -
Kinney, Joanna Ninian
1640 - Newbury, Essex, MA 8 FEB 1717/18 - Newbury, Essex, MA
***
Dyer Family TREE in Ancestry.com
by George Dyer
Salem, Oregon
http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/5403868/person/6792807539?ssrc=&ml_rpos=214

Name: Ann Elder
Birth: 1726
Death: 1805 - Cambria City, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
Marriage: 1742 - Charles, Maryland, United States
Spouse: Edward DeLozier
***
WorldConnect by Nancy Lou (Snyder) Jacobsen:
at
http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=6105334&id=I37063
ID: I37063
Name: Dan DELOZIER
Birth: in Emmitsburg,Frederick,Maryland

Marriage 1 Nancy Ann ELDER b: 4 Oct 1754 in Emmitsburg, Frederick, Maryland
Her father: William ELDER III b: 15 Sep 1729 ..MD
*****

Nancy Elder PETERSEN's French-Canadian DROUILLARD family of Michigan,
found a marriage to a HARRY DELOZIER.
at
http://www.knowyourkin.com
Harry DELOZIER, b. abt 1909 Michigan,
Marriage to Edna D. DROUILLARD
who traces back to FRANCE:
from
Nancy's French G-Grandparents:
Marriage of Emily TREMBLAY to Josiah ELDER (1848-1931)
in Monroe Co MI and traces her mother Edesse DROUILLARD.
to
Jean Drouillard, France
+ Jeanne Chevreau, married August 30, 1666 at Marennes,
diocese of Saintes, Saintonge, France
son:
Simon Drouillard dit Argentcour, B: Nov 10 1668, France,
M: Quebec, November 25, 1698

Friday, October 18, 2013

Handwritten record for Commander Benjamin John Elder of Isle of Skye

Handwritten Record for Commander Benjamin John Elder of ISLE of SKYE
Posted
at
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nancyelder/ed/MastersandMatesCmdCertBenjaminJohnElder.jpg

More about ELDER on ISLE of SKYE, SCOTLAND:
at
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nancyelder/ed/Skye.htm

ELDER surnames in "MASTERS and MATES" Sailors of UK

RECENT ANCESTRY.COM Database:
"UK and Ireland, Masters and Mates Certificates, 1850-1927" - Search ELDER
"View Record" shows the handwritten certificate
View Record     John Elder     1792     Banff, Banff     5 Apr 1856     70.183    
View Record     James Elder     1796     Warwich, Kent     8 Mar 1851     70.050    
View Record     Charles Elder     1797     Kincardine, Perth     28 Jul 1851     58.933    
View Record     James Elder     31 Dec 1798     Macduff, Banff     10 Feb 1851     39.044    
View Record     James Elder     4 Jun 1800     Sunderland, Durham     10 Feb 1851     39.020    
View Record     George Elder     1805     Wick, Caithness     9 Sep 1857     73.550    
View Record     George Elder     1805     Wick, Carthness     28 Jul 1865     75.049    
View Record     George Elder     1805     Wick, Caithness     2 Aug 1851     70.098    
View Record     George Elder     1805     Wick, Caithness     26 Jan 1855     70.165    
View Record     James Elder     1805     Southshields, Durham     26 May 1851     58.246    
View Record     James Elder     1805     Durham, South Shields     17 Aug 1852     4763    
View Record     Robert Elder     4 Oct 1806     Alnwick, Northumberland     23 Dec 1850     38.744    
View Record     Benjamin John Elder     13 Jun 1807     Isle of Skye     26 Jul 1852     70.121    
View Record     David Elder     1808     Baledgarno, Perth     15 Feb 1851     70.007    
View Record     Andrew Elder     27 Oct 1810     Clay, Lanarkshire     5 Aug 1853     58.989    
View Record     William Elder     3 May 1815     Dundee, Forfar     6 Feb 1851     39.022    
View Record     Andrew Elder     1819     Dysart, Fife     28 Mar 1851     70.049    
View Record     Andrew Elder     1819     Dysart, Fife     29 Dec 1855     13.792    
View Record     William James Elder     1820     Barbadoes     12 May 1854     70.153    
View Record     William James Elder     1820     Barbadoes     13 Sep 1856     15696
View Record     James Elder     1821     Banff, Banff     24 Jan 1857     15886   
View Record     James Elder     25 Nov 1821     Banff, Banff     3 Jan 1851     58.706   
View Record     James Elder     1821     Banff, Banff     4 Feb 1867     84380   
View Record     William Elder     20 Sep 1822     Seaton Sluice, Northumberland     27 Jan 1851     58.755   
View Record     Peter Shaw Elder     1823     Windson, N.S     6 Nov 1854     73.692   
View Record     Peterchaw Elder     1823     Windsor, Nova Scotia     4 Apr 1851     38.846   
View Record     George Elder     22 Jun 1824     Banff, Banff     21 Jan 1851     58.737   
View Record     John Elder     1825     St Andrews, Fife     8 Dec 1856     1847   
View Record     William Elder     1826     Kirlala, Fife     17 Oct 1868     101.313   
View Record     John Elder     1827     Banff, Banff     18 May 1869     68.177   
View Record     John Elder     27 Mar 1827     Kirkbuddo     17 Feb 1851     58.773   
View Record     John Elder     20 Jan 1827     Bariff, Banff     7 Jan 1851     58.816   
View Record     John Elder     1827     Kirkbudd, Forfar     12 Jan 1852     3298   
View Record     Thomas Bolingbroke Elder     17 Nov 1827     Falmouth, Nova Scotia     30 Jan 1851     38.956   
View Record     John Elder     1828     Kirkaldy, Fife     3 Feb 1853     7649   
View Record     John Elder     28 Jul 1828     Kirkcaldy, Fife     11 Feb 1851     58.811   
View Record     Henry Elder     10 Nov 1829     Scarborough, Yorkshire     15 Feb 1851     58.780   
View Record     Henry Elder     1830     Seaton Sluice, Northumberland     15 Feb 1858     9260   
View Record     Henry Elder     1830     Seaton Sluice, Northumberland     10 Mar 1855     9260   
View Record     David Elder     1832     Greenock, Renfrewshire     26 Jul 1852     4284
View Record     David Elder     1832     Greenock, Renfrewshire     26 Nov 1853     4284   
View Record     David Elder     1832     Greenock, Renfrewshire     26 Oct 1855     4284   
View Record     David Elder     1832     Greenock, Renfrewshire     21 Apr 1859     4284   
View Record     James Elder     1832     Dundee, Forfar     25 Feb 1856     14252   
View Record     James Thomas Elder     1834     Alnwick, Northumberland     1 Apr 1858     18.498   
View Record     James Thomas Elder     1834     Alnwick, Northumberland     25 Jun 1860     18498   
View Record     Edward Sanderson Elder     1838     North Shields, Northumberland     9 Apr 1857     16634   
View Record     Edward Sanderson Elder     1838     North Shields, Northumberland     15 Mar 1860     16.634   
View Record     Edward Sanderson Elder     1838     North Shields, Northumberland     5 Apr 1861     16.634   
View Record     William Elder     1840     Sorbie, Wigtown     29 Apr 1862     25.780   
View Record     William Elder     1840     Sorbie, Wigtown     16 Oct 1867     25.780   
View Record     William Elder     1840     Sorbie, Wigtown     30 Jul 1872     25.780   
View Record     Alexander Elder     1841     Leven, Fife     21 Jun 1859     20396   
View Record     Alexander Elder     1841     Leven, Fife     8 Aug 1861     20.396   
View Record     Douglas Edward Milne Elder     1841     Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire     2 May 1863     28.243   
View Record     Douglas Edward Milne Elder     1841     Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire     28 Apr 1866     28.243   
View Record     Douglas Edward Milne Elder     1841     Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire     8 Apr 1868     28.243   
View Record     Douglas Edward Milne Elder     1841     Aberdeen     11 Nov 1879     28.243   
View Record     William Elder     1843     Dundee, Forfar     5 Jul 1864     31.103   
View Record     William Elder     1843     Dundee, Forfar     6 May 1864     31.103
View Record     William Elder     1843     Dundee, Forfar     29 Jan 1870     31.103   
View Record     William Elder     1843     Whitby, Yorkshire     1 Dec 1871     88522   
View Record     William Elder     1843     Whitby, Yorkshire     26 Aug 1868     88522   
View Record     William Elder     1853     Rescobie, Forfar     4 Jul 1885     06903   
View Record     William Elder     1853     Rescobie, Forfar     8 Jul 1879     06903   
View Record     William Elder     1853     Rescobie, Forfar     21 Nov 1882     06903   
View Record     William Elder     1856     Cupar, Fife     5 May 1883     012826   
View Record     James Balfour Elder     1872     Kirkcaldy     20 Aug 1894     00817   
View Record     James Balfour Elder     1872     Kirkcaldy, Fife     29 Jun 1896     00817   
View Record     James Balfour Elder     1872     Kirkcaldy, Fife     11 Jun 1900     00817   
View Record     James Anderson Elder     1873     Pittenweem, Fife     2 Apr 1900     035074   
View Record     James Anderson Elder     1873     Pittenweem, Fife     3 Mar 1902     035074   
View Record     James Anderson Elder     1873     Pittenweem, Fife     16 Jan 1904     035074   
View Record     James Mckenzie Elder     1890     Glasgow     23 Sep 1913     007957   
View Record     Kenneth Edward Elder     1890     Glasgow     3 Dec 1909     041.619   
View Record     Kenneth Edward Elder     1890     Glasgow     16 Jun 1911     041.619   
View Record     Kenneth Edward Elder     1890     Glasgow     11 Feb 1913     041.619   
View Record     Kenneth Edward Elder     1890     Glasgow     14 May 1913     041619   
View Record     George Francis Elder     1893     Dingwall, Ross     24 Nov 1913     008079   
View Record     George Francis Elder     1893     Dingwall, Rossshire     23 Jan 1917     008.079
View Record     George Francis Elder     1893     Dingwall, Ross     13 Nov 1919     008079   
View Record     Peter Elder     1895     Dundee     7 May 1918     0011770   
View Record     Peter Elder     1895     Dundee     29 Jul 1921     0011770   
View Record     Peter Elder     1895     Dundee     12 Sep 1919     0011770   
View Record     Thomas Elder     1902     West Hartlepool           0017115   
View Record     Thomas Elder     1902     West Hartlepool           0017115   
View Record     John Daily Elder     1904     Edinburgh City     29 Apr 1926     0019862        
View Record     Richard Elders     3 May 1801     Scarborough, Yorkshire     17 Dec 1850     38.702   
View Record     Henry Elders     1829     Scarborough, Yorkshire     16 Feb 1854     9.730   
View Record     Henry Elders     1830     Scarborough, Yorkshire     28 Feb 1854     9.730   
View Record     William Elders     1835     Whitby, Yorkshire     27 Mar 1865     33.664   
View Record     John Elders     1853     Whitby, Yorkshire     15 Jun 1876     01914   
View Record     John Elders     1853     Whitby, Yorkshire     8 Mar 1878     01914   
View Record     John Elders     1853     Whitby, Yorkshire     13 Jan 1880     01914   
   

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

New "PAXTANG PA" match in ELDER Y-DNA chart

ELDER Y-DNA Kit #296893 has matched the
 "PAXTANG PA" ELDER DNA group.
Now we need to find his branch origins, 

from Scotland through Ireland?
Could be families who match from

 Inch Island, County Donegal, or from
 Ballymoney, County Antrim, NI
Notes:
Inch Island, County Donegal



and Ballymoney, County Antrim
http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.ancestry.com/~nancyelder/ed/BallymoneyData.htm

Earliest known ancestor is Rev War Soldier, Joseph ELDER d. 1829 in Orange Co NY.
"Pvt Joseph Elder 2nd Regiment Ulster Co Militia - Story of his Rev. War travels
at
https://sites.google.com/site/pvtjosephelder

His Ancestry Tree
at
http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10267367/person/-668204836
_________________
Nancy Elder Petersen
Vancouver, WA USA
Host, ELDER DNA project
results:
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Elder
NancyElderPeterSEN@yahoo.com
Kit #296893 has matched the "PAXTANG PA" ELDER DNA group.
Now we need to find his branch origins, from Scotland through Ireland?
Could be families who match from Inch Island, Co Donegal, or from Ballymoney, County Antrim.

His earliest known ancestor is Rev War Soldier, Joseph ELDER d. 1829 in Orange Co NY.
"Pvt Joseph Elder 2nd Regiment Ulster Co Militia - Story of his Rev. War travels
at
https://sites.google.com/site/pvtjosephelder

His Ancestry Tree
at
http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10267367/person/-668204836

_________________
Nancy Elder Petersen
Vancouver, WA USA
Host, ELDER DNA project
results:
http://www.familytreedna.com/public/Elder
NancyElderPeterSEN@yahoo.com