Monthly Archives: July 2012

Another great great great grandmother – Eliza Card

My 3 x great grandmother, Eliza Card, was born in Westbury, Somerset in around 1819. Her parents were John Card and Hester, and according to family stories, John was a wealthy landowner and disowned his daughter when she married a … Continue reading

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Leonard Eric Mason 1908 -1944

Today I was idly browsing Ancestry, checking out their “shaking leaf” hints for people on the side branches of my family tree. I checked all the “leaves” for the children of John Thomas Mason, my great great grandfather, and was … Continue reading

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The Fishpond at Powys Lane, Palmers Green

Here is another postcard from the collection given to me by my grandmother in the late 1960s.  It shows the fishpond at Powys Lane, Palmers Green, and was produced by H. Cooper, photographer, of 100 Chase Side, Southgate.  It hasn’t … Continue reading

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