In 1999, I started to trace
the family histories of my grandparents and those
of my wife, Pat. I made progress quite quickly,
mainly due to the information and many helpful
people available on the web, but also through
many hours patient research. There is more
available elsewhere if you are interested.
This homepage is intended as an
easy entry to the site and to the family names
listed below which now numbers over 8,000 pages.
Hover over the family names below for an indication
of where they were from. Those highlighted in
link to an accompanying narrative, while the
others link to the most recent family connection.
As an alternative, try my Tribal
You can use the excellent FreeFind
search facility above if you are looking for
a specific individual and there is also a 'cousin
calculator' to help you work out exact relationships.
You can use the Print
Friendly button like the one at the top of
this page to create PDFs or a printable version
that is easier on your print cartridges. This
is primarily used on the narratives and Yesterdays
I have now included separate
search engines for the Yesterdays
section and my family history.
This site is very much work in progress and
accuracy cannot be guaranteed, particularly
pre-19th century records that are harder to
cross-reference. It is always a good idea to
check any possible links with source material.
me to correct any mistakes.
Please enjoy what these
pages have to offer.