Welcome to my genealogy home page. My name is Ruth Davison and I have been working on our "Family Tree" for many years. When my husband's father died we were given the "Family Book" as he was the oldest son of the oldest son and it would now be our job to keep it up to date. I am afraid I got the "bug" and have been able to trace back many more generations on most of the lines.
You can contact me at my snail mail address: Mrs. Ruth Davison, E22-7919 Thornber Rd., Summerland, BC Canada V0H 1Z9.
I will be adding information as time permits so please visit as often as you like. If you find a mistake feel free to send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com I have received much information from family members, and I want to thank them for sharing. I will not publish any information on the internet on any living person to protect privacy. If you are a relative and interested in finding out more about living members of this vast family please contact me.
I have set up this web page to share my many years of research on both my husband's family who came from Nova Scotia to British Columbia, Canada in 1942 after spending a number of years in Alberta and my family who were Germans From Russia coming to the USA and Canada.
We had the privilege of visiting Nova Scotia in the summer of 1998 and met with many wonderful cousins who were so very friendly and helpful. We visited many of the graveyards in the areas of Colchester and Hants Counties and it really paid off because we found many dates and places for a number of relatives. We also visited the "Citadel" in Halifax and found the room for the Royal Engineers with artifacts of gggrandfather, Richard Creed, Clerk of Works, who transferred from Faversham, Kent County, England in 1820. What a thrill!!
Nova Scotia Family Links
Descendants of Christopher Creed - the first 8 generations - 17 November 2004
BAILEY BARBER BROWNELL BURGESS CAIN CARD CARR CLARK COFFILL CRANDALL CREED DAVISON FIELD GIFFORD GLASSEY GORTON HARVIE/HARVEY HENDERSON JOHNSON LAKE McCULLY McMILLAN POWERS RATH SHAW SHEFFIELD SPEIR WELLNER WHITESIDES WILCOX WILLIAMS
This page is a photo of the George Taylor & Hannah Bates family taken about 1890 in Windsor, Nova Scotia by I.N. Rice.
Nova Scotia Research Links
Germans from Russia Family Links
My cousin, Vangie (Schauer) Mayer and I have produced a SCHAUER family History book. If you live in Canada and would like a copy send me an e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org with your family connections, if you live in the USA send an e-mail to Vangie at email@example.com .
BECKER The Becker pages were revised 10 January, 2001
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SCHAUER Updated 8 April, 2001
Hi All, the Schauer/Hieb/Webber reunion in Sundre, Alberta was a great success. An auction was held and enough money raised for the next reunion which will be held the August long-weekend 2006 in Drayton Valley,Alberta and hosted by Iris Morrill & Shirley Loblick . Please put this date on your calendars and plan to attend. Photo of Family at reunion ..The book, Treasured Memories, descendants of Gottlieb Schauer, was a great effort and completed in time for the reunion.
Did you know Country Western singer Rick Tippe is a Hieb descendant? Check out his web page at http://www.ricktippe.com
Kati Schauer, daughter of cousin Werner Schauer, Germany, is a famous Pop-singer. Check out her website at http://www.wonderwall.de and listen to her new CD.
Can you identify this family? Believed to be the family of Philip Schauer.
Visit the SCHAUER Resources pages: http://resources.rootsweb.com/surnames/s/c/SCHAUER/ Please sign the Guestbook there.
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Lest we Forget Lester Schauer
Johann Heinrich Weber descendants from Dr. Pleve Chart
GR-RUS Research Links
German-Russian Genealogy (pixel)
Germans from Russia Heritage Collection, North Dakota State University Libraries, Fargo
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Last up-dated: 3 January, 2005