What would you like to do?
How do you confirm a 19th Century family relationship?
This is always a tough question, and (depending on the local record keeping) requires some work to answer. I'm not sure if you have pursued this, but the best way to prove such relationships are from surviving legal documents. If there is a will (do you know where the father died?), administration of an estate (even a small one) or a land transaction such as a deed or purchase, you may find such a reference. Another source are church records, especially if you know what town or city they lived in (esp true for Catholic church records). There are also obituaries (esp in church newspapers) in that era that often contain family details. There are indices for this. Check with the LDS resources.
The later censuses do carry the exact relationship, but 1830s is a problem. Finally, if there are local archives, you may find a county history or other references that mention the family).
Are you sure the census can't provide you with some clues? Like the number of males or females of a certain age in the household. You could use this data to look for brothers and/or sisters.
What county/township are they listed in? Often relations will live nearby. If not a few households away, then maybe in neighboring townships.
You might look into a book or website that offers advice on how to get the most out of census records - even info you may not realize is useful - and where to go next when you've exhausted those leads.
Here are a couple of books that offer alternative research resources: Hidden Sources: Family History in Unlikely Places
Locating Your Roots: Discover Your Ancestors Using Land Records
Also, have you checked surname websites or message boards (like rootsweb.com's boards)for other people researching the same surnames. You might get lucky and find a 'distant cousin' with the missing piece to your puzzle. Or you mind find a volunteer who lives in the area who would be willing to help with your research.
204 people found this useful
Was this answer useful?
Thanks for the feedback!
In the 19th century, women and men were not equal. The woman had to do the households, laundry etc. while the man was working 6 days a week. Nowadays, it's very normal that wo…men go to university. Earlier, the women had no choice, they were not supposed to go to university. The were there for creating a family and being a house wife.The number of children was different, in this time a family have approximately 2 children while in the 19th century it was normal to have 8 children. Also religion, urbanization, infrastructure and the media have to do with it. Greetzzzzzzz
A century is a time span of a 100 years. Since the dating of thecalender after the year of the birth of Jesus Christ, we have beenusing the word century to denote each 100-yea…r period. So from day1 of 1 A.D. through 100 A.D. was called the first (1st) century.Counting so, the 19th century means the years from 1801 A.D.through 1900 A.D.
While this being a highly controversial topic. It has always come down between the late Wade Hampton and James Ezra Tindal. Exact documents were never fully insured due to the… burning that had taken place under Sherman. James Ezra Tindal fought for the Confederate army and was a Secretary Of State For the Confederate States of America, also a very wealth Democrat, his family landed in Charlestowne in 1720 and was granted 20,000 acres by the King of England, in what is now Summerton, SC .The Tindal Family still owns more than 8,000 acres in Summerton, SC and has many political ties in the state. Wade Hampton was also brought down by the Burning but brought his wealth back after the war, he left a very hefty trust fund to the two younger women.
1800 - 1899 or 1801 - 1900 The 19th Century is a span of one hundred years, 99 of which are the years 1801 through 1899. There is considerable heated disagreement as to wheth…er the other year is 1800 or 1900. Technically if the first year was year 1 (as opposed to year zero) then each century should begin in the 01 year and end in the 00 year. However most people discuss centuries as going from 00 to 99, those years having the first two digits in common. Celebrations for new centuries are normally conducted on January 1 of the '01 year.
The Peale Family. Don't feel bad. It took me a while to find it, too.
Mostly, of emnity between both countries, due to several conflicts which included the Mexican loss of present-day California, Nevada, Utah, Texas and parts of Colorado, Arizon…a, New Mexico, and Wyoming. This continued until the 1940's, when the US entered WW2.
Women into the workforce.
Both were colonial powers trying to monopolize trade and have the most colonies. Spain was the older world power, England was much younger and slowly usurping Spanish control.… See the defeat of the Spanish Armada under Queen Elizabeth I.
China was divided into spheres
to make class distinctions less apparent
The BrontÃ«s were a 19th century literary family from Yorkshire, England. The sisters, Charlotte (born 21 April 1816), Emily (born 30 July 1818), and Anne (born 17 January 1…820), are well known as a trio of sibling poets and novelists. Jane Eyre, by Charlotte, was the first to know success, while Agnes Grey, then The Tenant of Wildfell Hall by Anne, and Wuthering Heights by Emily were later to be accepted as great works of literature. Refer to Wikipedia (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bront%C3%AB) for more information.
the peasants cultivated the lands in russia but nobles,crown and chruch owned large property.peasants needed the nobles land to cultivate but peasants refused to pay the rents… and even murdered landlords.
in the mid 19 the Americana's would have family's with 10 or more kids they did this cause the people back in France and Britain at the time would give the people more money t…o have kids this was to increase there population.
i dont knowoirorir0qiw3 r-3ir0i3r0i032irir -r 1
What was the relationship between the enlightenment and the womens rights movement in the 19th century?
a.womens rights activist used enlghtement ideas to justify callsfor equal rights for women