Category Archives: Signatures

My Ancestors Signature #30 ~ John G. Hardin

How many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

My 1st Cousin 4x Removed
John G. Hardin 1808-1863
From Estate Sale of Friend 1852
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My Ancestors Signature #25 ~ Edward Hughes

How many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.
My 5th Great Uncle
Edward Hughes
1746-1817
From Land Sale of His Aunt, Rachel Hughes 1806
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My Ancestors Signature #27 ~ Colonel John Page

How many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

My 10th Great Grandfather
Colonel John Page
From Letter to his son Mann Page January 1, 1688

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My Ancestors Signature #26 ~ John Coffey

How many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

My 3rd Great Grandfather


John Coffey 1776-1845
From Land Sale dated 1799
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My Ancestors Signature #25 ~ Elizabeth Goodin

signatureHow many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations. I am very excited because I found another signature of one of my female ancestors!

 

 

My 3rd Great Aunt

 

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Elizabeth Goodin Land Sale of Alexander Goodin 1839

Elizabeth Ellen Goodin
1802-1853
From Land Sale of Alexander Goodin 1839

 

 

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My Ancestors Signature #24 ~ Charles “Charley” Hughes

signatureHow many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

 

 

My Grandfather

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Charles “Charley” Hughes
1865-1944

From Death Certificate of Son, November 13, 1923

 

 

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My Ancestors Signature #23 ~ John Allen

signatureHow many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

 

My 6th Great Grandfather

Man's Silhouette

John Allen Signature on Bill of Sale 1725

John Allen 1717-1767
From a Bill of Sale dated 1740

 

 

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My Ancestors Signature #22~ Thomas Ogan

signatureHow many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

 

My 4th Great Grandfather

 

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Thomas Ogan Marriage Bond Sept 1803

Thomas Ogan 1740-1813
From a Marriage Bond dated 1803

 

 

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My Ancestors Signature #20 ~ Sarah Dyer

signatureHow many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations. I am very excited because I found the signature of one of my female ancestors!

My 5th Great Grandmother

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Sarah Dyer Signature Jan 1716-1800 died Jum 1800

Sarah Dyer
1716-1800
From a Will Dated January 1800

 

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My Ancestors Signature #19 ~ Thomas Hayes Sr

signatureHow many of you have searched for any kind of photo of an Ancestor and you weren’t able to find one? Especially for one who lived before photography was invented? Have you ever looked through documents like wills, or marriage licenses and you discover that your 3x Great Grandpa had signed it? This signature is a little piece of him that was left behind. By posting it online we can preserve it for future generations.

 

 

 

My 5th Great Grandfather

Man's Silhouette

Signatures Thomas Hayes 1780-1849

Thomas Hayes Sr.

1740-1829

From a Deed Dated 1816

 

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