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Hi, my name is Maria Robinson nee Belcher. I have lived in Pateley Bridge for the last 26years and since last September I have been collecting information on a One Name Study of Pateley Bridge. 88 more words

Pateley Bridge

mionsiog reblogged this on Enhanced News Archive and commented:

This blog has an interesting way of getting information out to the public. Maria is tracing the family history of people of Pateley Bridge.

Putting Names to the Faces

Help! Before I post a list of the people in the photo from the previous entry, I need some help to get all the names right. 45 more words

"Family History"

I don’t know a lot about my great-grandparents, and only had the opportunity of meeting one of my great-grandfathers once when I was a very young child. 558 more words


Sentimental Sunday ~ The Sentiment of Stitchery

One of the childhood memories I cherish is that of the sampler my mother helped me to create for the purpose of learning embroidery.  Yes, I did learn to embroider! 514 more words

Personal Genealogy

Teacher's Souvenir 1924

In 1924 my aunt Barb received this souvenir booklet from her teacher, Mayme Lindquist.  It seems amazing that a teacher would give each student an eight page booklet tied with a green string.  31 more words


Book Review - The Horse Lawyer and Other Poems

The Horse Lawyer and Other Poems. By Greg Seeley. Published by AuthorHouse; Bloomington, Indiana; 2014. 114 p. Table of Contents, photographs. Paperback, $14.95. Kindle eBook, $3.99. 407 more words


Tracing Your Cork Ancestry

A number of weeks ago I gave two talks in City Hall, Cork as part of the Active Over 50’s Show. The talks were titled Tracing Your Cork Ancestors and I thought it would be helpful to include a copy of my presentation below… 118 more words