2016 Blog Summary

2016 Blog Summary

I published 10 blogs in 2016, based on my research for my ancestors. Here is a review of each blog and the stories researched, and sources of information that were invaluable to me. Have a look, and click on the title of those that take your interest, or that you have...
The Malster

The Malster

Reviewing my June 2015 Blog ‘Malster to Mariner’ got me thinking about the trade of Malster. Edward (my 1st cousin three times removed) who featured in the 2015 Blog and his father (my 2nd great grand uncle) on the 1861 Census are listed as Malsters; these...
The UK Census

The UK Census

The UK Census Reading my February 2015 Blog; Back to basics in which I talk about the 1911 UK Census, got me thinking about the subject of my February 2016 Blog. The UK Census is perhaps the most important source for research along with birth, marriage and death...