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THE SKIDMORES OF THE BLACK COUNTRY

For anyone tracing Black Country Skidmore ancestors, I cannot recommend highly enough  skidmorefamilyhistory and the amazing work done by Linda Moffatt in relation to this particular group of Skidmores. 187 more words

GENEALOGY

MINING FATALITIES

At least five relatives in my family tree died in mining related accidents:

OBADIAH SKIDMORE (x5 great grandfather) The burial register for Oldswinford records that Obadiah was killed in a coal pit and was buried aged 51 on 4 December 1793. 267 more words

GENEALOGY

SHAKESPEARES OF BRIERLEY HILL, STAFFORDSHIRE

This Bible belonged to ELIJAH SHAKESPEARE, my x2 great grandfather, who was born in Brierley Hill, Staffordshire on 27th November 1833 to WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE and his wife LUCY (nee SKIDMORE).  873 more words

GENEALOGY

Interesting Facts about the Burj Khalifa

Burj Khalifa also known as Burj Dubai before its inauguration, is a skyscraper in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is the tallest man-made structure in the world, standing at 829.8 m (2,722 ft) … 698 more words

Adrian Smith

Quote in Albany's Times Union

Two weeks ago was the Readmission Hearing Protest at Skidmore. If you want to read up on the incident, you can see it here. I was quoted in Albany’s newspaper, the Times Union, and you can read that article… 73 more words

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