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Blog Tour: The Museum Makers by Rachel Morris

Museum expert Rachel Morris had been ignoring the boxes of family belongings for decades. When she finally opened them she began a journey into her family’s dramatic story through the literary and bohemian circles of the nineteenth and twentieth century. … Continue reading

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In Memoriam: James George Jupp, died 23/9/1916

A short break from all the regular bookish things to allow me to put my Family History hat on. I’ve mentioned in quite a few posts (mostly A-Z Challenge) some of my research into my family history, and today is … Continue reading

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Z is for… ? #AtoZChallenge

I’m going to totally cop out and admit that, despite putting my thinking cap on, I can’t think of anything that relates to my family tree and also starts with a Z! Because of this, I’m just going to thank … Continue reading

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Y is for… Your Family Tree Magazine #AtoZChallenge

I have given a link to this before, but I wanted to give you an expanded post on my favourite family history magazine. I have tried several magazines and while they all have their merits, I think that Your Family … 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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