oaktreesThis site is first and foremost, a genealogy website for a group of families. The research here was done by Carol Bly and his son James from Minnesota. The stories that we are posting are collected from oral tradition and research to tell the stories of how these families came together.

 Notable families that can be found on this site:
  • The Bly family of Foston MN, Everett WA, Forsyth MT and other western locations.
  • The Rehaume/Rheaume/Reaume families of Quebec, Canada
  • The Harmening family of New Ulm, MN
  • The Pearson family of Owatanna MN and New Ulm MN
  • The Brown and Hatlevig families of Fillmore MN
  • The Smith and Georges families of Maple Lake and Wright County MN
  • The Bistodeau family of Annandale MN and Quebec, Canada
  • The Mohr family of Fargo ND
  • The Dunker family of Steele County MN

If you are a member of one of these families, a distant relative or have any other reason to take an interest in these posts or the information shared in webtrees, please use the contact form to reach us. If you want access to the non-public individual data on the site, you will need to make a request for a user account. Generally we only hand those out to family members so please explain your relationship when you request the account.

Thank you and enjoy!