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
This is Part Two of the life of Elisha George Pithers. Please read Part One first. Elisha’s childhood neighbourhood had grown considerably since his birth in 1849, soaring from a population of about 26,800 in… Read More »A Military Romance: The Life of Elisha George Pithers; Part Two
My 3x Great-Grandfather, Elisha George Pithers was born in the month we traditionally associate with romance, his birthday being two days after Valentines Day on 16th February 1849 in Kensington, London. The son of Elisha… Read More »A Military Romance: The Life of Elisha George Pithers – Part One
About the role that church played in the lives of our ancestors, not just religious but community. This post is about what you might learn by visiting your ancestors church.