T. Miller's Genealogy Home Page
Persia Thurtell Miller
1411 West Childs Street
Wheaton, Illinois 60187-4601
I am researching the
following families and enjoy exchanging information with other researchers:
THURTELL - in
U.S. mid 1800's to present; in Canada primarily Wellington County,
Ontario, 1834 to present; in England, primarily Suffolk and Norfolk
Counties, 1700 or earlier to present; in Australia, mid 1800's to
present; and in South Africa, mid 1800's to present. I have a lot
of information going back to James Thurtell (born about 1738
in England and died January 19, 1801, in Suffolk County, England)
and his wife Winifred Nunn Thurtell (born about 1740 in England
and died November 28, 1795, in Suffolk County, England), both of
whom are buried at Blundeston, Suffolk, England. This name is sometimes
also shown as Thurtle.
SNOW - Especially
Charles Blanchard Snow, born March 29, 1833, in Pennsylvania
or Palmyra, New York, who died March 8, 1890, in Keeler, Inyo County,
California. His parents were Samuel Snow and Hannah Blanchard.
His wife was Maria P. Morrison, who was born April 24, 1842,
in Groton, Caledonia County, Vermont, and died January 5, 1934,
in Washington, DC. Her parents were Timothy Morrison and
Olive Paul. Their children were Charles W. Snow (born
October 31, 1864, in Dallas County, Iowa, and died October 14, 1890,
in Reno, Nevada); George F. Snow (born December 6, 1867,
in Dallas County, Iowa, and died July 29, 1887, in Esmeralda County,
Nevada); and Julia Mary (Mate) Snow, who was born January
16, 1871, in Dallas County, Iowa, married Henry Thurtell
on August 5, 1896, in Pacific Grove, Monterey County, California,
and died in 1956 in or near Washington, DC.
MORRISON - Timothy
Morrison's grandparents included Charles Emery, who
was born August 16, 1745, in Kittery, York County, Maine, and his
wife, Ann Hodgdon, who was born in Berwick, York County,
Maine, on March 9, 1740/41. Both of them died in Groton, Vermont.
Timothy Morrison's parents were Bradbury Morrison
and Betsey Emery, who were both born in Maine and died in
HANNIGAN - Especially
Thomas F. Hannigan, born about June 22, 1870, in New York,
and died in February 1934 in New York. His wife was Emma L. Nealon,
who was born May 18, 1874, in Dublin, Ireland, and died in 1952
in New York. Their children were all born in New York City - Emma,
Mae, Lilly, Grace, Florence, James, Irene, and Madelyn Hannigan.
- Gotfried Herzog, born in Germany or Switzerland probably
in the 1860's; his wife Rose Breitenbach, who was born in
New York or Germany and died about 1906 in New York City; and their
children who were probably all born in New York City or Hoboken,
NJ - John Herzog, Anna Herzog (August 13, 1890 - April
9, 1977), Rose Veronica Herzog (June 20, 1893 - March 15,
1978), Joseph Herzog, Emma Anna Herzog (August 13,
1899 - September 18, 1982), and Henry Herzog.
KASNER - Anthony
Kasner, born June 14, 1887, in Kielce, Poland, and died March
10, 1934, in Detroit, Michigan; his parents, John Kasner
and Maria Grzybowska; his wife, Helena Serafinski,
born November 23, 1882, in Tarnow, Poland, and died October 19,
1969, in Washington, DC; and her parents Stanley Serafinski
and Teresa Nosek.
additional information about the Thurtell/Murray and Kraushaar Families
on the website of John Crawshaw.
more information including letters exchanged among James Thurtell/Murray,
his wife, Sarah Holt Murray, and their descendants preserved by