"I have received an email from a Michael Mccarthy from Lome, Togo claiming that he has vital information for me based on my profile. I do not believe that this is genuine as there is very litle info on my profile. Also, I have read of many…"
"Hello again Cara
Further to my previous reply, I have been looking at my DNA matches for Douglas relatives and I saw that one of them listed a Susanna as the daughter of George Douglas b 1701, making her the sister, not daughter of…"
My connection to the Douglas family comes from William Bliss marrying Elizabeth Marshall, daughter of Elizabeth Douglas b 1755.
Elizabeth Douglas was the daughter of George Douglas b 1724. I have not yet found a Susanna but I have not done…"
"Hi Douglas Bliss
My name is Cara Douglas and my 3rd great grandfather is Daniel Wells Douglas b 1784 Chipping Warden and his mother was Susanna Douglas b1766 Culworth.
Did your George Douglas b1724 have a daughter names Susanna? I see you have…"
"Thanks for your response. My Douglases were in Chipping Warden, Northamptonshire not Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire. I have seen the blogs mentioning CW and I do believe I am related to the families mentioned. Best wishes, Douglas"
"Welcome to our community forum, Douglas
Sadly, I do not have much on the Douglas Family in Chipping Norton, but CN does appear in some of the search results. Do you link in with any of those?
The more information you can give about the people you mention, the more chance there is of someone else connecting with your family.
Dates and places of births, deaths and marriages all help to place families.
Professions also help.
'My great-grandmother mother was a Douglas from Montrose' does not give many clues to follow up! But a bit of flesh on the bones makes further research possible. But if we are told who she married, what his profession was and where the children were baptised, then we can get to work.
Maybe it is time to update the information in your profile?