Which Douglas line are you researching? Dates and places help making connections.
Born Tooting(?) October 3, 1917
Did not know parents but assured he was not a bastard
Lived at Fairfield House school with Lord Family
Walter Lord, principal was his guardian
At age 19 took kindly to idea of emigration
Came to South Australia as an independent settler
Friends procured a preliminary land order for him for country acres and a town acre
Sailed fromLondon on 21 April 1936 on the Emma
Arrived Kangaroo Island e October 1836
He brought a man Wilkins with wife and 2 male children
Married Lydia Blunt 1839
Farmed at Happy Valley
Had a large famil
Relocated to Mitcham when land acquired for Happy Valley Reservoir
Who is your earliest known Douglas ancestor?
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Happy Valley, Mitcham, Tooting, Fairfield House School, Lord Family,Agricultue, viticulture, ship Emma,
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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?