Francis Raymond Cann & Family

Though Ireland was aflame with civil war, Dublin society gaily put aside its troubles in May, 1798 to enjoy to the full an astounding story of seduction and murder!

The Silby & Seagust Family

I love family group photos, and when the name of the family is written on the back..just pure gold for me. Once again I had a very lucky find. I hadn’t realized until I got home, that I had found three old photos from the same family ! How fabulous ! Below is the back…

Snapshots from a 1920’s Album

At a Car Boot sale last summer I came across 7 old photo album pages in a tatty box under a sellers table, the box was awful and very damp and mouldy and so were the grey loose pages, but the snapshots that were glued onto the pages looked interesting. The seller said that the…

WDYTYA Magazine Index Pt 1

This is not really a Blog Post as such, Its Part 1 of a LONG Index, I am compiling this Index purely for my own use, as it drives me crazy trying to remember which Issue of the Who Do You Think You Are magazine I saw a particular subject covered in. I only buy…