Category Archives: Wakerley

Mystery Monday: Researching “Mrs Wakerley”, Part 4.

Trying to trace the origins of my great great grandmother Mary Ann(e) Mason, previously Wakerley and formerly Davis has been a real nightmare. At her first marriage (to John Blenchall Wakerley) she gave no father’s name – a line is … 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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Mystery Monday: Researching “Mrs Wakerley” (Part 1)

When I first started researching my family tree I became fascinated by the information I received from relatives about my great great grandmother, Mary Ann(e) Mason. On a hand written tree provided by my uncle she was named as “Mrs … Continue reading

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