Childhood Memories, My Trip down Memory Lane……..

So what do you remember from your childhood?? This is not in any chronological order, it's just my ramblings from my childhood...............see how many you remember from yours. The smell of freshly baked cakes in the Kitchen, the smell always filled the house with inviting aromas and made you feel constantly hungry. Even now, every … Continue reading Childhood Memories, My Trip down Memory Lane……..

The Life and Times of Emily Dodd Butterworth

So we have reached the final instalment of my series of blogs telling the stories of my eight Great-Grandparents. My final story tells the life of my Great-Grandmother, Emily Dodd Butterworth. Emily was born 22nd July 1870 at 51, Oxford Street, Whitechapel, London and she was born out of wedlock. Her Mother was Emily Butterworth … Continue reading The Life and Times of Emily Dodd Butterworth

The Girl With The Family History Tattoo

I wrote a blog recently, for family Tree Magazine, all about the visual imagery of Family History and the different ways in which we can present our Family History Research, see the link below; https://www.family-tree.co.uk/how-to-guides/family-history-tips-advice/image-is-everything-top-tips-for-bringing-your-family-tree-to-life With this in mind, I was contacted by a wonderful lady, who has been inspired by her own Family History … Continue reading The Girl With The Family History Tattoo