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Past Subjects & Winners of the WeRelate Genealogy Contest/Challenge

2018

SUBJECTWINNER
December
Entertainer Joey Bishop On-going challenge
Musician Jennie Frankel On-going challenge
November
General Erich Ludendorff User:Btomp
Marsal Ferdinand Foch User:Sorghumgrass
September
Singer Aretha Franklin User:Btomp
Singer Otis Redding Jr. User:Btomp
August
Artist Gustav Klimt User:Sorghumgrass
Artist Diego Rivera User:Sorghumgrass
July
American Inventor Alvin Fellows User:Sorghumgrass
British Inventor James Chesterman User:Btomp
June
Baseball Pitcher Don Drysdale User:Sorghumgrass
Baseball Pitcher Dave McNally User:Sorghumgrass
May
General Ignacio Zaragoza User:GayelKnott
April
Captain Manfred von Richthofen User:Sorghumgrass
Captain Arthur Roy Brown User:Sorghumgrass
Sergeant Cedric Popkin User:Sorghumgrass
March
Evangelist Billy Graham User:Sorghumgrass
February
Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. User:Sorghumgrass
His Excellency Nelson Mandela User:Sorghumgrass
January
Supercentenarian Juliette Hammond User:DataAnalyst
Supercentenarian Annie Rideout User:DataAnalyst & User:Sorghumgrass (TIE)

2017

SUBJECTWINNER
December
Entertainer Mike Douglas User:Sorghumgrass'
Singer Ella Fitzgerald User:Sorghumgrass
November
Socialite Jolie Gabor User:Sorghumgrass
Actress Georgiana Drew User:Grey
October
Singer Glen Campbell User:Sorghumgrass
Singer Tom Petty User:Sorghumgrass
September
Labor Union Leader Peter J. McGuire User:GayelKnott
Labor Union Leader Matthew Maguire User:Sorghumgrass
August:
Brewer Eberhard Anheuser User:Sorghumgrass
Brewer Adolphus Busch User:Sorghumgrass
July:
Actor James Cagney User:Sorghumgrass
Actor Errol Flynn User:Sorghumgrass
Actor Fredric March User:Sorghumgrass
Actor Leslie Howard User:Sorghumgrass
June:
Flag-maker Betsy Ross User:Sorghumgrass
Patriot Bernard Cigrand User:Btomp
May:
General John Logan User:Khaentlahn
Ms. Moina Michael User:Btomp
April:
Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin User:Khaentlahn
Astronaut John Glenn User:Sorghumgrass
March:
Actor Mike Connors User:GayelKnott
Actress Barbara Hale User:Btomp
February:
Captain Thomas Ensor User:DataAnalyst
Kapitänleutnant Hans Rose User:Btomp
January:
Honorable Edward White User:Cos1776
Honorable Warren Burger User:Amelia.Gerlicher

2016

SUBJECTWINNER
December:
Mr. Edmund GwennUser:Cos1776
Sir Richard Attenborough User:Jrm03063
August:
Parents of Gary Johnson User:Sorghumgrass
Parents of Hillary Rodham Clinton User:Sorghumgrass
July:
Parents of Donald J. Trump User:Sorghumgrass
Parents of Elizabeth Warren User:Jdfoote1
February:
Rosa Parks User:Btomp
January:
Richard G. Hendrickson No winner
Nellie Mask No winner
Brian Francis Johns No winner

2015

SUBJECTWINNER
December:
Hugh Glass No winner
Lillian Vernon No winner
Elsie Tu No winner
Bass Reeves No winner
November:
Ann Bliss No winner
Jane Clay No winner
Easter Moore No winner
October:
Florence Storch No winner
Arminta Spears No winner
Maria Elena Lucerna Arcuri No winner
Stephen Brown No winner
Pansy Jarnagin No winner
September:
Yogi Berra Page not found
Lizzie Maron Page not found
Ebby Halliday Page not found
"Bespeckled Girl" Page not found
August:
Frank E. Petersen Page not found
Emma "Big Mama" Didlake Page not found
John Nerud Page not found
Parents of Agnes Fenton Page not found
July:
Flora MacDonald Page not found
Soterios Anargyros Page not found
Jeralean Talley née Kurtz Page not found
Parents of Susannah Mushatt Jones Page not found
Grand Duchess Olga Romanova of Russia User:BobC
June:
"Breuer Black" Page not found
Taverner Ross User:BobC

Subjects and winners may need to be researched further for accuracy, as the contest subject list was stored on a private blog page in an external domain for the months June through December. Blog postings on that site for the WeRelate Contest ends with the last entry above. Subjects for the months January through May not found.

2014

SUBJECTWINNER
Alexander Imich User:Acurley
Agnes Thibodeaux No winner
George S. Patton, Jr. User:Btomp
Babe Ruth User:Btomp
Oliver Mowat User:Btomp
Ayrton Senna No winner
Lloyd Malouie Carter User:Btomp
Cornelius Taiwo /User:Btomp
John Sizemore User:EdH
Merimeri Penfold of Ngāti Kuri User:Btomp
Ann Quillish User:Btomp
Theodora Nathan User:BobC
Hazel Hall User:Prcb
Solomon Northup User:Khaentlahn
Vernon Towler User:Prcb
Margarita Barvika No winner
Kharis Yunichev No winner
Rama Thampuran User:Cynthia
Nadia Boudesoque User:HenkCS
Belinda Mulrooney User:Btomp
Marta Eggerth User:Btomp
Ruth Duccini User:Btomp
James Oglethorpe User:Samples 59
Kuni Kunihide User:Khaentlahn

2013


2012