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<p>My first experience of volunteer work came in 1999 when I adopted a county in the GENUKI network.  My ancestors came from Kirkcudbrightshire in Scotland, so I volunteered to develop the county page and the parish pages.  Since then I have put my own genealogy on the internet.  I use TNG (The Next Generation) which is a PHP website, and it is like having a genealogy program on the internet.</br>
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My ancestors can be traced to Switzerland and the United Kingdom.  I have traveled to the United Kingdom a number of times and Switzerland one time with the sole purpose of visiting their home towns and gathering records at the archives and record offices.  <br>
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My father side of the family immigrated from the small towns of Recherswil and Melchnau to the United States in the early 1900’s being converts to the Church. <br>
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My mother’s side of the family can be traced to the United Kingdom.  The earliest roots can be traced to Suffolk, England; Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland; and Ireland.    The Mckenzie's came from the parish of Urr in Kirkcudbrightshire.  When I was at the National Archives of Scotland many years ago I gathered some records pertaining to the parish. </p>
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I have created and or managed the following websites:
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*[http://donjaggi.net/winnifred/index.php  Scogings Mckenzie Genealogy]
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*[http://donjaggi.net/gottfried/index.php  Jaggi Stettler Genealogy]
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*[http://donjaggi.net/  DonJaggi.net]
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*[http://donjaggi.net/winnifred/histories/mckenzie/johnjames.html  John James Mckenzie 1868 to 1920]
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*[http://donjaggi.net/galloway/index.html Urr Parish Page] with transcribed records pertaining to the parish
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*William Bye Scogings 1822 to 1886 - yet to be completed
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Every year over the years I have attended various conferences:
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*BYU Family History and  Computer Conferences
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*Utah Genealogical Association
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*ICAPGEN and APG Conferences in Utah
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*Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy
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Over the years I have belonged to various Genealogical Society’s:
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*Association of Professional Genealogists
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*Dumfries and Galloway Family History Society
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*Suffolk Family History Society
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*Utah Genealogical Association
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{{Ahnentafel
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| 1 = Don&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;-&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;-&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;-
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| 2 = private
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| 3 = private
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| 4 = Gottfried Jaggi
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| 5 = Lina Stettler
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| 6 = William Scoggins
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| 7 = Winnifred Mackenzie
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| 8 = Gottfried Jaggi
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| 9 = Anna Christen
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| 10 = Samuel Stettler
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| 11 = Marrianna Jufer
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| 12 = Philip Elam Scoggins
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| 13 = Mary Elizabeth Brown
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| 14 = John James Mckenzie
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| 15 = Jane Oswald
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| 16 = Urs Joseph Jaggi<br>Switzerland
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| 17 = Anna Maria Portman<br>Switzerland
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| 18 = Peter Christen<br>Switzerland
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| 19 = Maria Buerki<br>Switzerland
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| 20 = Christian Stettler<br>Switzerland
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| 21 = Anna Barbara Maurer<br>Switzerland
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| 22 = Jakob Jufer<br>Switzerland
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| 23 = Anna Hunziker<br>Switzerland
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| 24 = William Bye Scogings<br>Suffolk, England
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| 25 = Susan Page<br>Sussex, England
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| 26 = David Emanuel Brown<br>Georgia
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| 27 = Mary Ann Hyatt<br>Alabama
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| 28 = Robert Mckenzie<br>Scotland
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| 29 = Catherine Conroy<br>Ireland
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| 30 = James Oswald<br>Scotland
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| 31 = Ann Ridley<br>England
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The only problem I had in creating this table was in how to select cells within the table so I could merge them. Press 'CRTL' key and click in the cells. 115<br>
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I add things to the wiki when I see a need