Saturday, 7 May 2011

SNGF: A Genealogy Scavenger Hunt

The Challenge

Tonight's challenge from Randy Seaver is:

1. For each person listed below, provide the name of the mother of the person and the genea-blogger to whom they are related.

a) Lois Velleda Dreher

b) Mary Philomene Laurent

c) Ernest Francis Sheern

d) Cecelia Jost

e) Mary Jane Sovereen

f) Bethiah Brigham

2. Tell us how you conducted this search, and what you may have learned from your searches.

The Answers

1. The mother / genea-blogger in each case is:

a) Irene Caroline Banet / Cyndi Beane Henry Mountain Genealogists

b) Olivine Marie St. Louis / Brian Zalewski Zalewski Family Genealogy

c) Ann Emily Leseure / Sheri Fenley The Educated Genealogist

d) Cecilia Kurta / Amy Coffin The We Tree Genealogy Blog

e) Eliza Putman / Randy Seaver Genea-Musings

f) Ann Richardson / Elyse Doerflinger Elyse's Genealogy Blog

2.  I used Google. I have to be honest and say that I'm afraid I didn't learn anything. It was all very mechanistic - just search, copy and paste. Not my favourite challenge.

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