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From: Valorie Zimmerman <>
Subject: Re: Roll Call?
Date: Fri, 09 Oct 1998 15:45:16 -0700
linda Merle wrote:
> Folks, this is the SCOTCH IRISH list. There are a zillion lists for the
> searching down of Irish ancestors. Not here.
> >> Could we have a roll call on all surnames we are individually searching?
> >BRADEN, RUSSELL[irish?] I've got more but I think they are S-I.
> I might add that I am not particularly interested in a roll call -- again.
> If you haven't announced y our surname, by all means, do. If you
> have, please do not. We already have them in the archives. Meanwhile
> everyone go to http://searches.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/listsearch.pl and
> enter Scotch-Irish . Then search for your surnames. You will find ALL
> occurrances in the past and present of your surnames -- and without
> clogging the rest of our mailboxes with redundant email.
> Linda Merle
Might I add to Linda's excellent suggestions? Rootsweb has a *wonderful*
resource called the Roots Surname List. You can even post your names on
the web now -- Your surname line goes something like this: SURNAME,
first known date, last known date, places you know of surname, your
I have gotten in touch with numerous cousins by means of the RSL, which
is kept current. MUCH more effective than any 'roll call' could possibly
In fact, if you're a sponsor of Rootsweb, you can be automatically
notified when one of your surnames is listed in the RSL. To join
Rootsweb, send your check ($12.00 member or $24.00 sponsor) to:
Rootsweb Genealogical Data Cooperative
P. O. Box 6798
Frazier Park, CA 93222-6798
or point your browser to:
Rootsweb serves about 300,000 Genealogists with county pages, discussion
lists, archives & searches!
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All the best,
Valorie Cowan McBee Zimmerman, IBSSG
Black Diamond, Washington USA
Proud sponsor of Rootsweb