My Bostwick Line

I’ve been working on my maternal grandmother’s branch of the family and want to dedicate the next few posts to the Bostwicks. I am going to concentrate on the immigrants to America on down to my Grandmother. There is a book called Genealogy of the Bostwick Family in America: the descendants of Arthur Bostwick by … More My Bostwick Line

Carew and Sullivan Families Homestead in Canada

From the previous post, two branches of my family were brought to Canada from Ireland as part of an emigration program to relocate pauper farmers. These farmers would rent small plots of land from wealthy British landowners and would try to eke out a living. There was a lot of political unrest in Ireland at … More Carew and Sullivan Families Homestead in Canada