That was a speedy three weeks and Easter is upon us. I can not imagine how busy it has been with displays and getting ready for my English family tree class at Bribie U3A. I’ve accomplished little or no analysis or writing which was going to be my precedence in 2022. Time to cease speaking!
|Mum & Dad early Nineteen Fifties
Week 8 of 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks was accomplished – Branching Out – Courting which was a take a look at my very own mother and father and the way they met. Week 9 was about Ladies and my focus was Helen Carnegie my GG grandmother. Click on on the hyperlinks to the week to learn these tales.
Though I’ve loved the primary 9 weeks of the weblog problem, realistically I do know that I can not sustain a weekly weblog at current. Perhaps once I retire!
Maybe my fascination with the Ela of Salisbury medieval murder mysteries is one cause why I’m not writing very a lot. Completely love this simple to learn collection and Guide 3 The Misplaced Youngster and Guide 4 Forest of Souls have been each fascinating.
What I like most I believe are references to what they ate (jellied eels) and the way they spent their days in twelfth century Wiltshire. With 4 books learn, I am half means by way of the eight books within the collection. Subsequent is The Bone Chess Set which might be my Easter studying.
If my medieval Cornish family tree is appropriate (compiled by another person final century), then considered one of my ancestors was a Sheriff of Cornwall across the identical time. He would have led an analogous life to Ela. The massive distinction, after all was that Ela was a lady and really uncommon for her time.
My analysis information Australian Family tree On-line is out there on the market from Gould Family tree & Historical past. Click on here for particulars. Managed to promote a number of at occasions however because of Covid nobody appears to hold money anymore. I simply hope all of them observe up and order on-line with a bank card once they get house.
No thrilling massive matches however Bribie Family tree held a workshop for Gedmatch Tier One Instruments which was superb. Discovering the time to take a seat down and play with the brand new ideas hasn’t been simple. Plus my notes by no means appear to make sense every week later.
Findmypast added 169 new and up to date newspaper titles to its assortment this week. It’s virtually unimaginable to maintain up with digitised newspapers. New titles means maybe extra on our ancestors so we do must have one other look.
By no means ending certainly however tremendous thrilling on the identical time. Who is aware of what one can find.
I used to be honoured to be a part of the Historical past for Ukraine 24 hour family tree occasion on 27 March that raised cash for the British Crimson Cross. So many nice audio system and talks over the weekend.
Journeys to Noosa are at all times enjoyable and it was viewers for my navy speak at Noosaville library. Again there once more subsequent month with a take a look at mining ancestors. The presentation is on the Resources web page of my web site.
Recorded my first ever webinar for Legacy Family Tree Webinars – My Prime 20 Free Family tree Web sites. That received some good suggestions too and it’s now a part of plenty of talks I’ve on their platform. Classes I do for The Surname Society are additionally recorded and added to the choices from Legacy Household Tree Webinars.
Lastly I went to THE Genealogy Show Spring Occasion and gave a chat on Australasian probate information. Plus I’m nonetheless attempting to look at a few of the different periods earlier than the hyperlink expires.
What’s Coming Up?
Bear in mind to verify my web site for talks arising over the subsequent few months. Go to the Events web page of my web site for all the main points.
Have Easter with household and buddies, keep secure and take care till subsequent time. Shauna
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