Genealogy Projects tagged with planter on the Geni Family Tree

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  • Bent Family of Jamaica

    This project is for Bent Family of Jamaica, and related families. We will discuss, research, and connect here. Notable Bents Many of the Bents lived in Queensberry. After the American revolution, many American Indians who had sided with the British were sold as slaves to the British colonies. A group of Cherokees from Georgia were shipped to Jamaica, and sold to a John Bent who owned a plan...

  • Great Migration: Passengers of the Planter, 1635

    Great Migration: Ships to New England 1633-1635 It an amazing story of Providence and the skill of English seamen that dozens of Atlantic ocean passages were made in little wooden ships bringing our Puritan ancestors to America almost without mishap in the 1630's; the unhappy exception being the harrowing story of the Angel Gabriel , 1635, which met a terrible storm and cast up on the coast o...