FREE BOOK TODAY Ancestry Genealogy Research Tips Part 2

This is part 2 of the method I used in conducting the research for my book on family history – A BULLET FOR LIFE – Now on Amazon

FREE BOOK TODAY Researching Ancestry and Genealogy – Solving problems Part 1

I eagerly tore apart the envelope from the Records Office as I knew the contents should be the key to opening up my search for my wife Lorna’s family line. Inside was the birth certificate of Alice Hatton, the daughter born to George Hatton and his wife in 1916. This is Lorna’s Grandmother.

FREE BOOK TODAY Researching Ancestry and Genealogy – Solving problems Part 1

I eagerly tore apart the envelope from the Records Office as I knew the contents should be the key to opening up my search for my wife Lorna’s family line. Inside was the birth certificate of Alice Hatton, the daughter born to George Hatton and his wife in 1916. This is Lorna’s Grandmother.

One who did not Return for VE Day World War 2 Alans Story

I recently watched a moving and informative program made by the famous English footballer Gary Lineker about his grandad who served in the medical corps in WW2. He was in the Allied landings at Salerno, Italy on Sept 9/10 1943. He was a caring and brave man who did his very best to help the wounded and dying in that terrible event. My granddad’s brother Alan Atherton was one of the dying. Perhaps Gary Lineker’s grandad was there at the end for Alan. It was a program that shed more light on a story that is much overlooked.
This is Alan’s story:

One who did not Return for VE Day World War 2 Alans Story

I recently watched a moving and informative program made by the famous English footballer Gary Lineker about his grandad who served in the medical corps in WW2. He was in the Allied landings at Salerno, Italy on Sept 9/10 1943. He was a caring and brave man who did his very best to help the wounded and dying in that terrible event. My granddad’s brother Alan Atherton was one of the dying. Perhaps Gary Lineker’s grandad was there at the end for Alan. It was a program that shed more light on a story that is much overlooked.
This is Alan’s story:

Allied Landing at Salerno Italy World War 2 Alans Story

I recently watched a moving and informative program made by the famous English footballer Gary Lineker about his grandad who served in the medical corps in WW2. He was in the Allied landings at Salerno, Italy on Sept 9/10 1943. He was a caring and brave man who did his very best to help the wounded and dying in that terrible event. My granddad’s brother Alan Atherton was one of the dying. Perhaps Gary Lineker’s grandad was there at the end for Alan. It was a program that shed more light on a story that is much overlooked.
This is Alan’s story:

Poignant poem on a Family Grave written prior to emigration to Australia

In the research for writing my Family history book I came across this gravestone in Heversham churchyard, Cumbria, England. It is a relative of my wife who was leaving Cumbria for a new life in Australia back in 1866.

Darwen Lancashire Queen Victoria Tower

Darwen Queen Victoria Tower Lancashire England. Dominating the valley since 1897 when it was constructed to mark her Diamond Jubilee. I was brought up here and it was always said of the tower that if you can’t see it it was raining and if you could see it then it was going to rain – Lancashire weather.

Poignant poem on a Family Grave Prior to emigration to Australia

In the research for writing my Family history book I came across this gravestone in Heversham churchyard, Cumbria, England. It is a relative of my wife who was leaving Cumbria for a new life in Australia back in 1866.

Poignant poem on a Family Grave Prior to emigration to Australia

In the research for writing my Family history book I came across this gravestone in Heversham churchyard, Cumbria, England. It is a relative of my wife who was leaving Cumbria for a new life in Australia back in 1866.