The Worland Family in America and Beyond

I began my life in the Puget Sound area of Washington State, on an island filled with forests and wild rhododendrons. I was separated from my Worland family there at an early age. Recently, I was reunited with my family and learned of my heritage. And so, this journey to know my ancestors began. The Worlands, Gideons, Newtons, Conards... they were the colonists, the settlers, the pioneers. They fought in the American Revolution, the War of 1812, the Civil War. This is their story, and the story of a nation. -Deci Worland MacKinnon

Thursday, January 5, 2012

April 1740, Connecticut

Henry Whitfield House, built in 1639, is the o...
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April 28, 1740- Amy Dowd is born to Janna Dowd & Desire Cornwall in Guilford, New Haven, Connecticut.

( Amy Dowd is my second cousin 8 times removed. Our common ancestors are John Cornwall & Martha Peck.)
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