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Elizabeth (Lizzie) and Ida Hewitt ca late 1890s

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Doris Elizabeth Milne (nee Smeed)

Doris Elizabeth Smeed (3 February 1919 – 14 September 2009)

Remembering our Mum with much love on the 96th anniversary of her birth.

Milne, John Robert. Died 1st Feb 1915

John Robert Milne
6174, 2nd Bn., Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

Bandsman John Robert (Jack) Milne was born around 1883 in Dublin, Ireland. His father was Colour Sergeant Thomas Milne, who became a drill instructor at Rugby School. 275 more words


london's lines and squares

Alan Alexander Milne 1882-1956

Whenever I walk in a London street,
I’m ever so careful to watch my feet;
And I keep in the squares, 136 more words


Irish Family History Day

This post is for my great greatgrandmother, Rebecca Cromer (?) Johnson McArthur, who was born in County Kilkenny ca1807.

Waiting to hear...

The jihad against Abbott in the SMH (don’t know about The Age – it doesn’t even pretend anymore so I don’t read it) is really winding up. 410 more words

Photo for a January Day

The Milne brothers, Charlie (third from left) and Jack (far right) near Upsala in the 1920s. They are with family friends, Irene and Tauno Collander who are sister and brother.

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