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Brute Browne, Sir Francis Drake and more Roger Langfords

On 12 November 1595 Admiral Sir Francis Drake and his officers were sitting around a table in Her Majesty’s Ship Defiance, anchored off Puerto Rico near San Juan. 1,372 more words

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Roger Langford, Roger Langford and Roger Langford

I’ve looked at the Uptons and Clotworthys, so that just leaves the Langfords of my ancestors from Devon who went to Ireland at the start of the 17th Century. 1,570 more words

Advent Calendar 2017 - Christmas Cards

A version of this post appeared back in 2010. I have repeated it here, with minor tweaks!

I remember both my Mum and Grandmother sending cards, but not how many or what happened to them. 595 more words

Advent 2017

Arthur Upton (1633-1706)

In recent posts I’ve been looking at the various ancestors of my 9xgreat grandfather Arthur Upton and how they shaped the history of Ulster. Arthur Upton is the last of my direct ancestors to appear in the history books. 453 more words

Isaiah Golden Civil War Draft Registration

In June 1863, Isaiah Golden registered for the US Civil War draft.  He is listed as 42 years old, worked as a cooper, and as having been born in New York.  38 more words

My Genealogy

Isaiah Golden - US Tax Assessments

State
Date
Name
Location/ Post Office
Occupation
Class
No. in Abstract
Licenses
Total Amount of Tax Due
New York
May 1864
Golden, Isaiah & Bro. 268 more words
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Mary Clotworthy (c1605-c1665)

Mary Clotworthy, my 10xgreat grandmother and the daughter of Sir Hugh Clotworthy and Mary Langford, married Henry Upton of Castle Upton in Templepatrick who, as we have seen, … 962 more words