Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Catherine Johnston and Walter Thomas Diprose

Last week, my post was about Martha Helen Johnston, and her husband Samuel Cornford.  This week, my post is about Martha’s sister Catherine Johnston, and her husband Walter Thomas Diprose. The name Catherine Johnston is a fairly common one, so I decided to just search for “Walter Diprose”.  The first article found was their engagement.… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Catherine Johnston and Walter Thomas Diprose

Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Martha Helen Johnston and Samuel Cornford

This week, I went looking for the death notice for Martha Helen Johnston. Martha was the daughter of William Johnston and Catherine Marr.  Catherine Marr was the sister of my great grandfather, Henry Palmer Marr. I knew from the death index that Martha’s surname at the time of her death was Cornford, but I didn’t… Continue reading Trove Tuesday – Martha Helen Johnston and Samuel Cornford