I'm a member of a local website and a week ago I went to the Library with
another member looking for old, interesting,local stories for the Wiki Section.
We took a box each and went through them all and as we were packing away ready to go,I just had a quick shufty through the other box. I almost...
Shame on you allredf) How can no one have mentioned the 7 Harry Potter
films. Last week my Grandson and I went to see Deathly Hallows Part 2 and we were both bereft coming out of the cinema at the thought that there will be no more Harry Potter:'( Wonderful Books,Wonderful Films and Well Done...
I know I havn't been around for a while but just like a bad smell,here I am again:confused: I have still had no luck with the Burrows lot and I just got cheesed off and left it alone for a while. Plus, I have been pretty active on a local Website that has been set up over the...
I think that I have found some Army Papers of my GGGrandad. Problem is:confused:none of the places given as to where he was born make any sense to me:confused:
Name: Michael Meleady
Calculated Year of Birth: 1831
Parish of Birth: Litter
I just want to wish all members A Very Happy Healthy Peaceful New Year:)
Happy Hunting to You All for 2011 O0
Thanks to everyone who helped me in 2010, and I promise to keep Mithering in 2011:confused:
The pub is still there Lee, although it's been altered radically since I lived
there.It's now called The Red Brick and it's in Leigh in Lancashire. 2 years ago
I went in for an evening out and it was so weird:confused: sitting in what used to be our Living Room...
This one is of my Great Gran Mary Jane Burrows b 1868 in Haydock. She died
aged 85 in 1953 in Leigh. Can you believe this tiny little woman gave birth to
9 Childreneek) I loved going to their house for Sunday Tea in the 50's. She and my Great Grandad lived with their unmarried daughter Ethel...
From 1955 until1966 I lived in a pub in Leigh called The Oddfellows Arms, here are 2 photo's of the pub, the first taken in 1960 with my dad standing at the door and the other one taken when the pub was first built.
Here is a photo taken around 1913 of the Donnelly Family. On the back row
l to r are Unknown, my paternal grandad Joe, gran Sarah, Unknown and my
Great Uncle Walter. Front row l to r My Paternal Great Gran Elizabeth who was born in Calcutta in 1867, her son by her 2nd marriage Henry and her...