DOWLING ONE NAME STUDY

2020 March


31 Mar 2020:- Total 31,426 including living. Decided to replace project work with Maintenance on sources, for some reason Ancestry merges placed their citations under incorrect sources so I am going through as many as I can find to fix them. Changed website Topic pages to chart pages to be wider for the data and added remaining Irish counties. 20 Goodworth Clatford events added... this little parish is now a project!

30 Mar 2020:- Total 31,407 including living. No project work. Added significant numbers for English parish of Goodworth Clatford in Hampshire for a correspondent's brick wall. Added some place locations, new Completed Project page to start to keep track of some of the huge completions, I'll add ones as I remember them. Maintenance: 1851 census checks and corrections of some muddled sources.

29 Mar 2020:- Total 31,353 including living. Project: Added another 20 Laois marriages, that's now 950 out of 950 up to 1911 PROJECT COMPLETE. More work on the DNA link on the Davies side of my family. Alaskan Dowlings added. Some more Dowlings from Goodworth Clatford in Hampshire; Some more Place pages. Busy day, 3 weeks into self-isolation avoiding the Covid-19 corona virus to protect my 91 year old mother!

28 Mar 2020:- Total 31,324 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 930 out of 950 up to 1904. Spent some time on a DNA match on my mother's side. USA Saratoga and Wales in Places pages.

27 Mar 2020:- Total 31,320 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 920 out of 950 up to 1899. More on the New York Doulin family.

26 Mar 2020:- Total 31,301 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 910 out of 950 up to 1898. More on the New York Doulin family to track a DNA line linked with the surname Case back to USA 1860 Plus some tweaking on web pages..

25 Mar 2020:- Total 31,278 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 900 out of 950 up to 1897. A new New York Doulin family to track a DNA line linked with the surname Case.

24 Mar 2020:- Total 31,267 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 890 out of 950 up to 1896. More work on Notable John R Dowling helicopter pilot. A fair amount of page tinkering and correction to get place searches correct.

23 Mar 2020:- Total 31,264 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 880 out of 950 up to 1895. Started another 'Notable' - the excellent John R Dowling helicopter pilot - what a life! Still a work in progress. A fair amount of page tinkering to get place searches correct.

22 Mar 2020:- Total 31,182 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 870 out of 950 up to 1894. Added a significant number of UK Hampshire records from the 18th century as part of responding to correspondence, still very much a work in progress. Project: Added several 1901/1911 Irish Offaly census entries, trickier to keep count but I would say the 1901/1911 census assimilation is 45% complete. Also added some Descendant box chart and Topic/place pages.

21 Mar 2020:- Total 31,182 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 860 out of 950 up to 1893.

20 Mar 2020:- Total 31,168 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 850 out of 950 up to 1892. Project: Added a Doolan family connected through both Irish censuses, this included merging some people so, a good day. Tweaked site and added some more places under Topics, DNA and other pages.

19 Mar 2020:- Total 31,144 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 840 out of 950 up to 1890 including a lovely merge of families. Tickered and tidied on Joseph Patrick Dowling's page to demonstrate to a Guild member.

18 Mar 2020:- Total 31,134 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 830 out of 950 up to 1889. Numbers did not raise much as most, as expected, are now already in system.

17 Mar 2020:- Total 31,131 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 820 out of 950 up to 1887. Project: Some more cenus entries from Ireland, then also some USA and UK.

16 Mar 2020:- Total 31,090 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 810 out of 950 up to 1886. Additional work around 'Bartholomew Dowlings' to isolate a family branch. A good bit of source cleaning and file renaming.

15 Mar 2020:- Total 31,045 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 800 out of 950 up to 1885. Some Kildare families and some from New Zealand.

14 Mar 2020:- Total 31,019 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 790 out of 950 up to 1884. Some families from miscellaneous places relating to a correspondent.

13 Mar 2020:- Total 31,006 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 780 out of 950 up to 1882. A few US and one UK famlily added. Full refreshed update.

12 Mar 2020:- Total 30,983 including living. Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's now 770 out of 950 up to 1881. Some technical website maintenance.

11 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's 760 of 950 and up to 1880.

10 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 10 lais marriages, that is nof 750 of 950 pages and up to 1879. Working a good deal on the Ballitore Dowlings, including a very good merge of individuals from two families into to one, and am trying a new 'Places' page under Topics.

9 Mar 2020:- Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages, that's 740 of 950 up to 1878. Also a significant tranche of Dowlings in Ballitore Kildare relating to a US correspondant's brick wall!

8 Mar 2020: Added anothe 10 Laois marriages, that's 730 of 950.

7 Mar-2020: Added another 10 Laois marriages up to 720 of 950 actual entries and to the year 1875 now. A number of source corrections. Site tweaks for some formatting, etc.

6 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages. Mostly reviewing a DNA link today.

5 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 20 Laois marriages up to 700 now. A few source corrections. Some tweaking on the website.

3 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 10 marriages. Busy today helping someone else with tree.

2 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages up to 1872 (670 out of 950) more are now duplicates with civil registration but the odd unregisterd one still creeps in.

1 Mar 2020: Project: Added another 10 Laois marriages up to 1871. Some more page tinkering but not much as a big back-up day.