Brooks-Curry Genealogy

England, Ulster, Virginia

Jacob Conrad - Patriot Bio

Our Conrad history in America begins with Jacob Conrad Sr. He was born in Canton Bern, Switzerland on 19 Apr 1705. He married Frena Svena Lauk in 1740. Frena was born about 1715 in Attiswill, Bern, Switzerland and died Read More…

Brooks-Curry Family Fan Chart

Here is a family fan chart as of 23 May 2020. Read More…

Zach Rexroad - The Patriot!

This week I watched a quick video from the NSDAR on resources for finding service. This was part of the Continental Congress that had been done virtually due to the COVID-19 lockdowns.

Anyway, it was really very interesting and offered up a whole lot of new resources for me to check out. I was really excited and, while watching the presentation I was able to find source material to prove Zach Rexroad as a patriot - yea!
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Erwin or Irwin

I am slowing losing my mind…why can't people put down anything about their parentage? I saw a facebook post about "who would you like to meet with of your ancestors" and I'm not sure whether it would be Edward Erwin (Curry line) or Ira Pettit (Curtis line). Mainly because I would ask "why didn't you list your children and parents anywhere!?!?!" Read More…

Dr. Robert Curry - Patriot Bio

Dr. Robert Curry (A028779) was born in Londonderry, Ulster Province, Ireland on 10 Nov 1717. Of Scottish descent and a Presbyterian, he was educated first in Londonderry and then in Belfast where he studied medicine. He was an accomplished athlete and swordsman. One of his pastimes was teaching fencing. Read More…