Genealogical resolutions for 2016

New Year resolutions for family history research in 2016

Charles Springsguth a.k.a. Charles Peters-Springsguth - a genealogical brick wall.

Who was the mother of Charles Springsguth a.k.a Charles Peters-Springsguth?

My guest post in the blog series #MyCanvasGBS

Some months ago I was very honoured to be asked by http://www.mycanvas.com  to contribute to a series that they would be publishing on their blog called "MyCanvas Guest Blog Series" or #MyCanvasGBS.

So I duly submitted a piece, it was accepted…

An October birthday - Caroline Mylne

Caroline Mylne, 1775-1844.

A September birthday - Zachariah Foxall Darby, 1750-1832

Zachariah Foxall Darby

An August birthday - David Cooper, 1753-1819

Life of David Cooper, 1753-1819, silk mercer

Bizarre - a body part as memorabilia

A visit to the Hunterian Museum to see the preserved kidney of Robert Boyne Home, died 1786

A July birthday - Sarah Anne Drake

Miss Drake - the botanical illustrator

A June birthday - Sir Peter Henry Edlin

Sir Peter Henry Edlin - a very short biography

A lock of hair, a bible, and bigamy.

The discovery of an example of bigamy in the 1780s.