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...
Here is a photograph of my Maternal Gran Sarah Donnelly nee Burrows, born
November 14th 1889. The Skeleton in the Family cupboard is that her parents William and Mary Jane didn't marry until 7thDecember 1889eek)
I think this photo must have been taken around 1907...
After seeing Steve's wonderful photo of his Gran, I'd like to post some of my own but I'm having no success whatsoever. Would some kind soul please explain (In Idiot's:rolleyes: language) how I do this? Thanks.