3rd January 2015

Meeting up with relatives

It’s Saturday. Yes, I know…. you all knew that. But sometimes it’s good to start with the blindingly obvious. At least then we are all on […]
2nd January 2015

New Year, new system

So, who is participating in the Genealogy Do-Over in 2015? Hands up…..! Oh, yes! I am so up for that. I’ve been saying for years how […]
1st January 2015

Accentuate the Positive Geneameme – 2015

Most days, I go to bed (sometimes rather late but) knowing that I have learnt something new, and today is no different. This time last year, […]
31st December 2014

More resolutions for the New Year

Some of you reading this will already be in 2015 – Happy New Year all! Having spoken to a good friend in Brisbane this morning at […]
30th December 2014

#52 of #52: Jessie Petherick (1851-1935)

I cannot quite believe that a whole year has passed since I took on the #52Ancestors challenge – and this is my final #52Ancestors blog of 2014. […]
29th December 2014

Starting over in 2015

How many times have you considered starting over in the New Year? Made a few resolutions and within days/weeks, they have fallen by the wayside….? Well […]
28th December 2014

#51 Charles Buck(e)ridge (1802-1883) Inkpen

Charles Roger Buckridge was baptised on 10 April 1802 in Inkpen, Berkshire – a village in West Berkshire, centred 3.5 miles southeast of Hungerford: [SW Berkshire mapped […]
27th December 2014

December, January, February

Yesterday, I saw an interesting article entitled Snowballs, Santas and Sleighs: Liverpool residents’ festive surnames in the Liverpool Echo, about the number of people called Chris Massey and […]
26th December 2014

And there it went….

All that planning…. and now, it’s pretty much over already! Boxing Day is upon us. If you missed it this time last year, take a look […]