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Genealogy Workshop at Ballyroan Library

Would you like to trace your ancestors?

On Saturday 17 May Paul Gorry will provide “An Introduction to Genealogy” at Ballyroan Library between 11.00am and 1.00pm. 39 more words


16 Apr - Martha Marie Wright Tennant - Five Year Diary

1942 Went To Ventura To see about Maries bag. No trace of it Yet Had a Nice Drive But I am tired out got letter from Mable… 33 more words

Rene Baron

The cult of silence and various other irritations

I realise that the genealogy journey comes with a peculiar set of hurdles, roadblocks, box canyons and blind alleys. On the road to greater enlightenment, I am happy enough to receive the occasional nugget. 1,294 more words


Mailed Some Packages

19-year-old Helena Muffly wrote exactly 100 years ago today: 

Wednesday, April 16, 1914: Went up to town this afternoon to mail some parcel post packages. 116 more words

Family History

Parenting In The Present

When parenting, we often read with alarm the results of the latest child research. We panic over the ever-expanding list of potential behavioral afflictions our children may suffer from. 482 more words