Jim's genie jottings

Website of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and Website of the Fleming, Jolliffe, Kessey and Murphy families of New South Wales - and their forebears

14/07/2019 - New Ballantyne pages

I have added some new material on my Ballantyne ancestors to this website. This follows the completion of a fair bit of research that I mentioned in previous blogs: My tangled Ballantynes and The Ballantyne Roadblock.

The Ballantyne Forebears page provides information about the origin of the surname; some of the earliest known Ballantyne people; Ballantyne heraldry; and links to pages for notable Ballantyne ancestors.

The Ballantyne biographies page provides links to seven new biographies for each of the following notable Ballantyne ancestors: