Monthly Archives: January 2013

Blogiversary:this blog is one year old!

I thought I should mark the first “birthday” of this blog! During the year the number of visitors to the blog has slowly increased, and although I’m not yet reaching a wide readership  I’m pleased with the number of page … Continue reading

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The Brittain family on a day out at Jaywick

I love this photo, which was given to me by my uncle.  On the reverse is written “Brittains at Jaywick”.   Everyone looks happy and relaxed.  The picture may have been taken by a “walking photographer” on the promenade but it … Continue reading

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Mystery Monday: Researching “Mrs Wakerley”, Part 2

My 2x great grandmother, Mary Ann, has proved to be one of my elusive research challenges. In my previous post on this topic I described how I was able to find her marriage to my 2x great grandfather, John Thomas … Continue reading

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