The Family Connections Blog is one year old today and I thought it might be a good time to review some of the years postings.
Although Mary Elizabeth Lockey was the only child of Robert Lockey and Minnie Horler, both parents had children from previous marriages as is shown in her obituary published by the Johnson Funeral Home, Lake Wales on Saturday, March 20, 2004.
Isaac Horler was baptised at Kilmersdon, Somerset, England on September 28, 1834 the son of William Horler and Ann Bryant who lived at Stratton. It is presumed that Isaac came to Single Hill, Somerset, England to work in the coal mines, his occupation in the 1871, 1881 and 1891 census returns.
July 16, 2007 at 5:47 am (Biography, Genealogy, Location)
Tags: Coles, Craddocks, Crees, Dagg, Dix, Drew, Freeman, Golledge, Gullocks, Hamilton, Horton, Horwood, Long, Montaque, Mounty, Payne, Perkins, Price, Probert, Shortland, Starr, Swift, Thomas
Between 1898 and 1942 Herbert Golledge recorded the events which occurred around the villages of Shoscombe and Single Hill in the parish of Wellow, Somerset, England. The following is a transcript of the Notebook he used provided by Ella Drew before her death. Ella was for many years the landlady of the Apple-Tree Inn at Shoscombe. Whilst the transcription is in page number order it would appear that this is not the order they were entered. It would seem that he started from the back towards the front, at some point switched to the front and then continued in both directions.