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Ill Advised?

Francesca’s been investigating the death certificates of her ancestors in the hope it will help her with┬áresearch for her novel.

For anyone who’s been watching the TV series, Poldark, you’ll know that one of the characters died of something they called ‘putrid throat’. 731 more words

Mystery number one: Nan (part 1)

Nan was my father’s mother and the only grandparent I can remember. I knew her as a child in the early 1960s, but she died when I was eleven. 755 more words

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