The very first marriage certificate that I ever sent for was for my Great Grandparents Edward Henry Jordan and Phoebe Bird, they had eleven children in total, and as I was very new to Family History I was so very disappointed when after a couple of weeks I […]
Collector of Old Photos, love finding treasures at Fairs, Fleamarkets & Car Boots.
Family History lover. Enjoy Wildlife & touring UK in our Motorhome.
Have a Border Collie called Skye.
Arthur Jnr..writer of letters Coming up to Christmas and a time when all families would like to be with their loved ones, I thought you might like to read some more of my families letters…from World War 1, all written in 1916 and written by Arthur Jordan Jnr […]
This is the last Part of Berts Letters, if you haven’t read Parts 1,2 & 3 yet, please scroll down as they are in Date order. I have tried to find out more about Bert, but all I have is confirmation from the Medal index that his real […]
This is Part 3 of Bert’s Letters to Dan, if you haven’t read Part 1 & 2 yet, please scroll down and read these first as I have put all in Date order… In the 2nd letter here I noticed ‘Bert’ had put from ALF previous to this […]
Here are four more Letters from Bert…if you haven’t read Part 1 yet please scroll down and read these first as I have put them all in date order…………. This is who the letters were sent to, my Uncle Dan, chap on the right with his Donkey and […]
I thought that I would write a different kind of Blog for this special week of remembrance, and share with you some special letters that I have made copies of, thanks to my Aunt. They were written to my Dads elder brother Daniel, who was born in July […]
The last time we came to the Isle of Wight was over 20 years ago when the children were young. So this time being just us, we were able to explore and enjoy more of the hidden treasures that the Island has to offer. We travelled on the […]