One person, I believe that is all it takes, to inspire us to do family research.For me it was my Grandmother, who had died almost twenty years before I was born. I didn’t even know her name. All I knew was that she had been horribly ill for most of my Father’s childhood. I had […]
There is an urgency to family history, which most of us do not recognise when we are young. All too often I have found mysteries in my tree, which I would dearly love to solve, only to realise that those who could give me answers were no longer around, when only a few years previosly, […]
I asked the Professor whether she had been undertaking family research, given her interest in the Novel “Possession.” Funnily enough I did a lot of family history research before I did a PhD, but I have not had much time since unfortunately.. ..So I guess we ( referring to her and her brother) have […]
“Possession” was the first book I read many years ago, which enlightened me as to the exciting possibilities of research.