Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Donaldson (Fife, Scotland)

The surname I was supposed to do this week was Donaldson, but I wrote about my ancestor Janet Donaldson, and her family, in my 52 Ancestors post earlier this week.  I have decided therefore to deviate a little from my normal Surname Saturday format, and talk about some additional information I found for her family… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Donaldson (Fife, Scotland)


FindMyPast Fridays 23 October 2015

In preparing my post for this week’s FindMyPast Fridays, the first thing I noticed was that the FindMyPast blog has had a major overhaul. The new collections can be found at the link  The new records include: New additions to the Collection of historic British newspapers. Dioceses of Lichfield & Coventry, Staffordshire, marriage allegations… Continue reading FindMyPast Fridays 23 October 2015