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John Gordon of Forgue and Isobel Reid

I have posted about John Gordon of Forgue a few times, as it’s a branch of my family tree worth lots of time and research and recently I have been Studying his marriage with Isobel Reid. 298 more words



Hi & Welcome To My Blum’s Ancestry Blog!

As you can see there’s not much here at the moment, but hopefully over the next few weeks & months things will fill out here. 194 more words


A Royal (Family) Tree


LOCATION: Dunedin Botanic Gardens

Today I sat under an oak tree eating lemonade ice-blocks with my kids. As we finished up and moved to the playground right beside, I watched a middle-aged woman pushing a very elderly lady in a wheelchair, around the wooden platform built at the base of the sturdy tree. 607 more words


The Documents

The marriage certificate of my great-great-grandfather

arrived yesterday from Cosenza.

We are all born to die.

This ink attests to the dark bliss in between. 14 more words