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Using Family History Society records

The earliest Easters we’ve found lived in Stow-cum-Quy in Cambridgeshire. Several years ago my father bought a copy of the Stow-cum-Quy parish registers on microfiche from the Cambridgeshire Family History Society. As he’s never had a microfiche reader they’ve been lying in a file. I finally got round to viewing them today in the public … Continue reading

December additions and updates

I’ve added information on people in the following families: Binks (Utah) Roylance (Utah) Pugh (UK) Heath (UK) Baugh (UK) I’ve added events to people in the following families: Carter (Service in the Black Hawk Wars) Binks (Utah immigration) Births, marriages or deaths for several individuals I’ve added images for the following families: Binks Roylance Golesworthy … Continue reading

Technology Tuesday – Website Upgrade

Finally finished upgrading my main website. I did a clean install of Joomla 1.7 after testing on localhost, and finding compatible extensions. My main problem has been the family trees – the script I was using on 1.5 doesn’t work with the latest GRAMPS, which is why I decided to upgrade. I tried Joaktree, and … Continue reading