As a mother, historic attitudes towards pregnancy and childbirth, have always fascinated me. Recently, I researched a client’s ancestor – a woman who spent a lo
1. “Home is where the heart is” Our home is an important part of our lives. Finding out more about the places your ancestors lived gives you a valuable insight
By 1901 Elisha and Eliza’s older children had married and started families of their own. Many lived within the Notting Hill area, on a network of roads close to the main artery of Latimer Road.
There are a whole host of software options available focused on enabling you to record your family tree. These range from database solutions to online tree builders.
A gamekeeper’s daughter, the eerie night-time call of an owl caused Caroline Woodrow no fear – but the wolf whistles and jeers of evening city-dwellers caused her heart to quicken. Frightened, she hurried down the street, swinging her head from side to side, as she desperately surveyed her surroundings.
Tracing your family tree is not always an easy pursuit and some problems are more common than others. The 3 issues detailed below are some of the most common problems afflicting genealogists. These ‘nightmares’ keep… Read More »3 Common Genealogy Problems & How to Solve Them