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(208) Charles B. Caldwell II
Fri, 15 November 2019 22:20:56 +0000

From Louisiana

(207) Katharine Caldwell Anderson
Wed, 6 November 2019 01:42:54 +0000

I joined and I am a descendant of the line of Caldwell's from Scotland and then Ireland. I am from the line of Caldwell's that inhabited Castle Caldwell in Ireland. Curious if anyone else on here is and where you live now.

(206) Emily Caldwell
Tue, 22 October 2019 05:48:48 +0000

Hi there!
My great-great-grandfather David Wylie Caldwell was born in Renfrewshire in 1834, and immigrated to Australia sometime before 1872. His parents were Archibald Caldwell and Margaret Wylie.
Have found this website interesting, but haven’t found any connections to my own family just yet.

(205) k.j. habeeb
Sun, 15 September 2019 02:07:07 +0000

I'm looking for photographs of William Lowndes Calhoun, the youngest son of John Caldwell Calhoun, seventh vice President of the United States. I've seen one attributed daguerreotype of this man, but would like to see other representations. I would be grateful for any leads. Thanks in advance! K.

(204) David Hughes
Wed, 24 July 2019 19:17:52 +0000

After neglecting it for quite some time I decided to spend some time today in expanding my family tree. It appears that I am descended from the Caldwell line by way of Abigail Bain Caldwell who was a daughter of Samuel C. Caldwell and Elizabeth Lindsay. Thanks to this website I was able to trace the Caldwell line back quite a bit. I will be returning to this site to learn more about the Caldwell family history. Thank you.

(203) kam jackson
Tue, 23 July 2019 01:28:47 +0000

I am a descendant of the Caldwells--My great grandfather was Jonas Caldwell of Ravenna Kentucky. I have 2 questions/comments. We descend from Sir James of Caldwell Castle in Fermanagh in Northern Ireland I'm assuming? My cousin traveled there last year to visit. Second-- I saw a story re the myth that we were related in some way to Jesse James? He shows up on my National Geographic DNA list as a maternal match, The Caldwells are on my Maternal side--- so maybe not a myth after all?

(202) Kevin Helmicko
Wed, 19 June 2019 21:19:19 +0000

I have come across a book in my Mother’s belongings dated 1768 Select sentences. In side hand written inscription
Enoch David’s book
Bought of David Caldwell in 1773
Thought this might be of interest to your family.
I would like it to go back into the possession of family.

(201) Stu Haley
Sun, 9 June 2019 21:34:52 +0000

So let me ask you this, in your piece on Monnette, what evidence do you have that Orra Monnette ever sold his services as a professional genealogist?


JAC: I never suggested that Monnette sold anything.  As mentioned, Anjou was known to charge as much as $9,000.  As to Monnette, among others, as also mentioned, the July 1976 edition of the American Genealogist stated that Monnette and the others, "are so unreliable that nothing they say should be accepted without clear and unmistakable verification" 

(200) Wayne Caldwell
Wed, 29 May 2019 02:12:54 +0000

Thanks for this interesting research. I have been researching my own line from New Zealand. I have got back to a great, great grandfather, who emigrated from Londonderry (Derry) but that's where it stops for me.


(199) William Chase
Sat, 13 April 2019 12:46:03 +0000

Enjoyed reading through the site. Mother's maiden name is Caldwell, descended from William Dwight Caldwell.