My family history blog
expands the information in my family tree, telling some of the stories that go with the names and dates I have collected there. The people I write about are mostly from the families of Boltz, Cavenagh-Mainwaring, Champion de Crespigny, Cross, Cudmore, Dana, Gilbart, Manock, Plowright, Sullivan, Way and Young. If you and I might be related I would be delighted to hear from you (ay.familyhistory at
I have also started a blog covering the history of Avoca during World War 1
. Avoca is a small town in the goldfields of Victoria, Australia.