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A TRIBUTE TO MY FATHER - By Dmitri Allicock


By Dmitri Allicock

(2012- Left to right, my brother in law, Walter Reece, my wife, Evadney, son, Shane and myself) 81 more words

Guyana History

52 Ancestors: Week 20 'Another Language'

Delving into our ancestor’s past, searching for ‘another language’, you would think there was nothing to comment on wouldn’t you? Our families all left homelands in the UK so you would expect that they all spoke English. 574 more words


My Great-Grandmother’s Fate

I asked Simon if he knew what happened to my great grandmother Zelda Matl Galek. I estimate that she was about 80 years old around 1940. 360 more words


Letter from Simon

After sharing pictures of my father’s family with Ziggy (which are posted in my earlier blogs), I received this note from his brother Simon. It reads: 438 more words


Sochocin’s Jewish Cemetery

While we were in Sochocin, we went to visit the Jewish Cemetery. The cemetery is located on Szkonla St about 200m after the “WKRA” chemical co-op plant about 100m into forest. 131 more words


52 Ancestors: Week 18 'Closeup'

In the world of genealogy we do our best to connect with other descendants of our ancestors. Often we have information to share and sometimes we are fortunate to receive previously unseen photos of an ancestor. 187 more words