And Carol is also delighted to discover that her great-grandfather
was one of the first from the area to export livestock to the highly lucrative Liverpool markets - a shrewd business move which allowed him to gain enough capital to buy the houses in which she enjoyed an idyllic childhood.
I was brought up a Liverpool fan and my great-grandfather
Jack Parkinson played as a striker for the club so this is a fabulous opportunity for me to work for an organisation which means so much to me personally.
Tyler Thompson said he is most impressed that his great-grandfather
survived and managed to live a normal life despite what he went through.
When he reached Bellavista, near Tepic, in the west of the country, he found more than 400 relatives - all the result of a secret affair his great-grandfather
I would be very interested if John Myrddin had any other information he could let me have on my great-grandfather
I'd been told my great-grandfather
died in a train crash.
, John Milch, was turned in by an undercover agent who went into a German beer hall and got people to talk about the war.
The stolen prince; Gannibal, adopted son of Peter the Great, great-grandfather
of Alexander Pushkin, and Europe's first black intellectual.
His beloved great-grandfather
had taught him the ancient Acoma tribal ways and the Keresan language, and when the old man died Kendall became the last living member of the Snake Clan.
Of course, the movie is also solipsistically concerned with his great-grandfather
John Harvey McElwee, the original marketer of Bull Durham, who was brought to financial ruin by his rival, the cigarette tycoon James Duke.
Tishman heads a family organization that was founded by his great-grandfather
Julius Tishman in 1898.
Jensen, who moved here three years ago with her husband, Phil, discovered her great-great-grandfather
's name a couple of years ago when a distant relative sent her a copy of the death certificate of William Elias Pearson, Jensen's great-grandfather
, who died in Kalispell, Mont.
But the most compelling figure in the Madden family is Sarah's son Willis, the author's great-grandfather
Watson chose the platform of raising awareness about the disease when she competed for the title last July because both her grandfather and great-grandfather
passed away from ALS, commonly referred to as Lou Gehrig's disease.
William Wedgwood Benn and great-great-grandfather
Sir John Williams Benn were MPs.