Surname Saturday

Surname Saturday – Brown

The first person in my tree with this surname was Ann Brown. The ancestral line is: 1 My ex-husband 2 Murray Irwin Willis (1931-1964) 3 Shirley Patricia Casey (1935-2013) 4 Thomas Arthur Willis (1900-1957) 5 Dorothea Isabella Sinclair Smith (1904-1979) 10 Thomas Smith (1873-1935) 11 Louisa May Clyne (1881-1949) 22 James Smith (1841-1938) 23 Dora… Continue reading Surname Saturday – Brown

52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks

52 Ancestors #41 Alfred Smallbrook Brown

Amy Johnson Crow introduced the 52 Ancestors in 52 Weeks challenge on her No Story Too Small blog in 2014. This year she continued the challenge, but also added a weekly theme.  This week the theme is: Colorful. Everyone has at least one "colorful" ancestor. Share the story of one of yours. I couldn’t think of a “colourful” ancestor,… Continue reading 52 Ancestors #41 Alfred Smallbrook Brown