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Helen Connor
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Fearless Females - March 2 - Dorothy May Thomas
The blogging prompt for March 2 - post a photo of one of your female ancestors . I have chosen this photo of my maternal grandmother Dorothy May Thomas, taken by the St Austell Studio in Mackay, Queensland. The image was taken at the photographer's studio w...
The blogging prompt for March 2 - post a photo of one of your female ancestors. I have chosen this photo of my maternal grandmother Dorothy May Thomas, taken by the St Austell Studio in Mackay, Queensland. The image was tak...
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52Ancestors #10 - Vigereux Morris Clement Birkbeck - a half great uncle
T his post is for Week 10 of the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Challenge - 2015 - by Amy Johnson Crow from  No Story Too Small .  Prompt for   Week 10 , Stormy Weather. I have decided to write about my Uncle Morrie who lived for a long time in Cairns, Nth Queens...
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52 Ancestors # 9 - Bernard Patrick (Pat) Connor - an uncle
T his post is for Week 9 of the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Challenge - 2015 - by Amy Johnson Crow from  No Story Too Small .  Prompt for   Week 9 , Close to Home  - I will write about my uncle Bernard Patrick (Pat) Connor.   I did not know this uncle of mine ...
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Wordless Wednesday - St Phillip's Church Sydney
Thanks to the State Library of NSW for this watercolour of St Phillip's Church Sydney in 1809. This is where Catherine McCann's birth & baptism was registered in 1805.
Thanks to the State Library of NSW for this watercolour of St Phillip's Church Sydney in 1809. This is where Catherine McCann's birth & baptism was registered in 1805.
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Love the phrase Piling System originating from Cyndi Ingle and shared by Jill Ball. 
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Fearless Females - March 1
Well, here I go with another challenge I must have too much spare time. Thanks to Liza Alzo for bringing this exciting challenge to mind. The theme for National Women's History Month (NWHM) is " Weaving the Stories of Women's Lives " so the combination of L...
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Wordless Wednesday - Antoney grave Mackay Cemetery
Antoney graves, Mackay Cemetery, photo taken 1930
Antoney graves, Mackay Cemetery, photo taken 1930
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52Ancestors #8 - Joseph Antoney - a 2nd great-grandfather revisited
This post is for Week 8 of the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Challenge - 2015 - by Amy Johnson Crow from  No Story Too Small .  Prompt for   Week 8 , Good Deeds - I thought about this quite a bit and decided I would revisit Joseph Antoney. You can read my blog p...
This post is for Week 8 of the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Challenge - 2015 - by Amy Johnson Crow from No Story Too Small. Prompt for Week 8, Good Deeds - I thought about this quite a bit and decided I would revisit Joseph Anton...
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Oliver Sacks insights have changed us for the better and his decision to "live out the months that remain to me" are a message for all of us
 
Oliver Sacks plans to "live out the months that remain to me."
Oliver Sacks, one of our most brilliant clinical minds, revealed on Thursday that the cancer that he suffers from has spread to his liver and metastasized, and that he is now fa...
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52Ancestors # 7 - Catherine McCann - a 3rd great-great-aunt
This post is for Week 7 of the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks Challenge - 2015 - by Amy Johnson Crow from  No Story Too Small .  Prompt for   Week 7 , Love and the prompt that interested me was the one - which ancestor seemed to have a lot of love ? Well, my 3rd ...
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Family Historian
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Brisbane, Queensland
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Interested in people - who they are and where they come from
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I have a "healthy" obsession with genealogy and family history - especially the historical events and places that surrounded my ancestors
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Have three beautiful granddaughters - am so proud of these wonderful young women.
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  • All Hallows School
    1963
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