Category Archives: TRAUTMAN/TROUTMAN

My Veteran Ancestors – 52 Ancestors (Ancestors 2, 6, 22, 56, 58, 62, 152, and 176)

Yesterday, I published articles on two of my ancestors. In honor of their service, I thought I would write a brief military biography of each of the rest of my veteran ancestors.

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Was Charles TROUTMAN a TROUTMAN at all? – 52 Ancestors (Ancestor 8)

I have written here and here about my father’s paternal grandfather Charles TROUTMAN. What I have found out about him is interesting, although limited. I encourage you, if you haven’t yet, to read it. My brother’s Y-DNA results are coming … Continue reading

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Mary COTTER, Marion Ann RENFRO, and Adele Marie ANTON : Grandmother, Mother, and Daughter – 52 Ancestors (Ancestors 23, 11, and 5)

I have some special women in my ancestry on my mom’s side, including my mom. This post is about some women on my dad’s side. I have outlined their names in purple on the chart below. Because I didn’t grow … Continue reading

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Charles TROUTMAN. I Must Be Careful What I Ask For. – 52 Ancestors (Ancestor 8)

Two posts ago, I wrote about Charles TROUTMAN, my great-grandfather. I have found more about a Charles Troutman in Cleveland, Ohio. I think this may be him.

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Do You Ever Wonder Why Your Ancestors Had No Children? (Charles TROUTMAN, I guess.) – 52 Ancestors (Ancestor 8)

Wait for it…1…2…3…. Right. Not possible. We all know it seems like many of them had no parents, but no children? This post is going to fit snugly into the “No Story Too Small” category, as it is 6:15pm EST, … Continue reading

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