|Welcome to the Ripley-Omand Family Tree!|
Last Updated: 11 Jan 2012
Click on any of the letters below to view the list of people who's family name start with the specified letter.
|Omand Family Chart|
|Scottish Gov. Birth & Baptism Records|
|1861 Census of James and Mary's family|
|letter from Mrs Doris Mark (provided date of death)|
|Mrs Doris Mark: James spent most of his time in Edmonton. His wife never left the Orkneys. James travelled back and forth. Edmonton map shows he owned property near his brother Allan. Referred to as ""Wild James"". Listed on parents tombstone in Stenness|
|5 children: James (30 Nov 1875, inherited Savedale, living in Sacramento California in 1952), John Omond (1877) referred to as ""Cousin John"" & his son Alan still lives in White Rock BC (as of 2011), Agnes (1884), Allan Edward (1886-1926), Mary (1898)|
|James (son of Wild James) arrived in San Francisco from South Africa three weeks after the 1906 earthquake. There was lots of work. Between moves his wife and children returned to Scotland until James was settled.|
Please Note: these are the personal pages of the Ripley/Omand family, the information presented here is a work in progress based on a variety of sources - some verified, some as of yet not. Please do not take the information presented here blindly as fact. You are welcome, however to use the content to augment your own research as you see fit. Some fantastic genealogy resources that are available to you on-line can be found at: http://www.familysearch.org, http://www.heritageregistry.net/ and http://www.rootsweb.ancestry.com/.