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  • March 31/86: Added explanation of McGinnis surname and brief history of Irish immigrants to Ontario during the potato famine. Click on the button for the photo of the McGinnis family.
  • March 30/96: It's not really new, but today 238 visitors dropped by - wow! A record for The OLIVE TREE Genealogy Homepage.
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  • Added The Loyal Judith and Norris to Palatine Passenger Lists
  • Added The Brownfish to New York 1600s Ships' Passenger Lists
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  • March 10/96: Added Definitions of Early Immigrants page
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