Genealogy Projects tagged with ferryman on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Ferry Keepers

    The profession of the ferryman is embodied in Greek mythology in Charon, the boatman who transported souls across the River Styx to the Underworld. Speculation that a pair of oxen propelled a ship having a water wheel can be found in 4th century Roman literature “Anonymus De Rebus Bellicis”. Though impractical, there is no reason why it could not work and such a ferry, modified ...

  • Eliza Campbell Family of Jamaica

    My Maternal Grandmother Eliza Campbell from Buff Bay, Port Antonio, Portland, Jamaica West.Indies. and her children including my mother Kathleen of unk birth surname . Don't now much about her, except that she gave my mom up for adoption to a lady with the surname Whyte . No one knows how many times grandma was married. maybe once or twice and to whom, but possible husbannds surname's were Ga...