8th June 2015

Tragic? Not really….

Yesterday, I wrote about Tragic Adeline Boddy who, according to the GRO indexes, was born in Lambeth in June quarter 1840. I had a funny feeling […]
7th June 2015

Words fail me, but thankfully not Tragic

That is not a common occurrence. Last weekend, I was in Canada. I think I was born with Canadian blood as I have more in common […]
6th June 2015

Are some people too trusting?

Today, I have been quite amazed by the stupidity of folk in various guises. Some of these guises will not be made available for public consumption so […]
5th June 2015

That was the week that was

At the beginning of this week, I was hard at work trying to figure out how to Fedex a parcel from a hotel in Toronto to FTDNA […]
4th June 2015

Reality vs fantasy

Reality has kicked in and, as I mentioned yesterday, I am ‘back in the groove’. Not quite readjusted as yet – well, I have in terms […]
3rd June 2015

Back in the groove….

Did someone say I was away in Canada until yesterday morning, lecturing on the main stage at the Ontario Genealogical Society Conference in Barrie? I am […]
1st June 2015

Growing up and travelling

Well, you are most probably wondering why I am posting another blog so swiftly after the last. In short, it’s because I know how much my […]
1st June 2015

Heading back to the homeland

My journey is over. Ten days in the country which feels very much like a second home to me and I am now beginning my final […]
1st June 2015

The final day at OGS Barrie 2015

I have to say, I make no apology for the late post today. There was absolutely no chance of me doing justice to a final day […]