A collection of historical and genalogical records
Much of my research is in response to questions raised by researchers seeking information about their ancestors. But from time to time I find myself assisting with background research for a book.
Douglas House School
Last week, I was asked about Mrs Owen-Williams, owner and head teacher of the Douglas House School, also known as the Old Vicarage, in Malvern, Worcestershire. My interest was immediately aroused, because earlier in the week I had resumed my…Continue
After reading William Douglas blog titled ''The white child slaves from Aberdeen'' made me think about a passage I had read about branding ''beggaris'' [beggars] although the below wasn't the same source as what I had originally read , it does cover beggars, children as well as men between jobs Colliers etc , and the Enablers of these practices of Scots enslaving Scots- BTW- no…Continue
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