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Trove Tuesday – John William Whimpey and Ezywalkin Shoes

  Yesterday, I was working on John William Whimpey.  My relationship to John is: The Western Australian directories had shown that John was the manager of Ezywalkin Shoes at Boulder, and later at Albany, so I decided to do a search on Trove for articles, using the search terms “Whimpey Ezywalkin” The earliest article I… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – John William Whimpey and Ezywalkin Shoes

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks · Trove Tuesday

52 Ancestors #15/Trove Tuesday – Taxes

The topic for week 15 was Taxes, but, since tax records aren’t available here in Australia, and I haven’t come across any while researching the branches of the family from the United States, I decided to turn to Trove, and to make this 52 Ancestor’s post a Trove Tuesday post as well. While searching Trove… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #15/Trove Tuesday – Taxes

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Trove Tuesday – Reginald William Brede

I haven’t determined yet how Reginald was related to me.  This is Reginald’s pedigree chart. Edward Docwra was born in Bassingbourn, Cambridgeshire, England.  My 2x great grandfather, Alfred Docwra, had also been born in Bassingbourn.  Since the surname is uncommon, and both families were from Bassingbourn, it seems likely that they are related, but I… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Reginald William Brede