My life long friend. A man of big ideas. Full of colour and generous.
Twitter follower Jenni @JenniPH came to the rescue, BEVERLY! Huge thanks Jenni!
When we left Anne she had just received the news that her death sentence was going to be recommended to Her Majesty to be commuted to a life sentence.
Sometimes when I’m researching I get a feeling that there is much more to a family than I have found, I expect others get this too, a sort of sixth sense. Oh I was right!!!!
Amazing what you can find out about a gravestone CDV and a Bible Class certificate.
Do you remember Ursula Jeans as an Actress? Here is a beautiful photo of her as a Bridesmaid and a little of her story.
This Blog has a link to Wellington, Prince Albert and Queen Victoria, a Governor of the Tower of London and even a link to a famous Olympic Gold Medallist!
How lovely to have all the Castle Grandchildrens names!
I would love to know more about the German side of this family, do you have a connection? Please get in touch if you can help
Most of you will, I’m sure, have heard of J.M.Barrie, James Matthew Barrie of Peter Pan fame, but how many of you have heard of his wife Mary Ansell.
Imagine my surprise when I looked on the back of these photos to see they were of a family from Beaminster, Dorset!
Who was Ellis Ogilvie? After another half hour reading all the reports for any clues I hit gold! I did a happy dance!!!
Agnes Jane AKERS married Charles William SLY at the beginning of 1880 in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
I never imagined it would take me on a journey to the Netherlands, Sweden, Milan, Italy, Sunderland, Durham. Also connections to Christopher Columbus and even the Queen of Holland