Category Archives: A-Z Challenge

U is for… University #AtoZChallenge

I quite like education and learning stuff in a formal way, as I said with the Pharos courses earlier, but I just wanted to share with you my ‘money and time no object’ ideal next education project, which is the … Continue reading

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T is for… Trees #AtoZChallenge

A big thing to think about when you’re doing your family tree is what to do with it once you’ve done all that research. Do you print it? How do you print it? Where exactly will you get paper big … Continue reading

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S is for… Stratton #AtoZChallenge

I’ve told you some of the surnames I am researching, but Stratton (or sometimes Stratten) is one of the big ones. Stratton is my Nan’s maiden name, and since she is still with us, I am trying to do some … Continue reading

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R is for… Read, Read, Read and Learn #AtoZChallenge

While trying to research your family history, it can be difficult to know where to start and, when you have started, difficult to know where to progress to. I found myself in this position so started looking for ways to … Continue reading

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Q is for… Questions, Questions and a Few Answers #AtoZChallenge

When I started this challenge I thought I would really struggle with Q, but I was lucky enough to have something coincidental happen along the way. I subscribe to the Commonwealth War Graves Commission newsletter and in the last issue … Continue reading

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