Monthly Archives: October 2018

Cause of Death – ’52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks’

This week’s #52Ancestors topic is ‘Cause of Death’. I guess most of us will have a full house of the usual causes of death – with the further back you go the less precise the cause of death becomes. One … Continue reading

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Conflict – ’52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks’

This week’s #52Ancestors topic is ‘conflict’. In September 1953, my father, Dai Rees was on his Annual Camp as an Army Reservist (following his term on full-time National Service). He was called in to the admin office to be told … Continue reading

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Sports – ’52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks’

This week’s #52Ancestors topic is ‘Sports’. The only relative that I am aware of who played sport at a professional level was Gordon Green, however, I have already posted about him for ‘Closest to your Birthday‘. So, instead, I want … Continue reading

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Ten – ’52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks’

This week’s #52Ancestors topic is ‘Ten’. As Amy Johnson Crow noted in her email giving this week’s topic: “Ten what? Someone who had 10 children? Someone with 10 letters in their name? Someone who was in the 10th Infantry? Someone who … Continue reading

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Document of the Week – George Thomas Scott: Tenancy Agreement

This week’s #DocOTWeek follows on from last week’s document of the week – the photo of Alice Winifred Mary Scott (nee Morris) with her two eldest daughters, my aunts, Margaret Susie (known as Peggy or Peg) and Hilda. (See here). … Continue reading

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