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52 Weeks of Ancestors Challenge – Week 25: Grace Ruth Sillett, by granddaughter Susan Brazeau

A Granddaughter's Search for the Hidden Years In 1986, I read a one page excerpt from a book that led to a change in my life.  I became a family researcher.  The book was called "The Little Immigrants", the author, Kenneth Bagnell.  I immediately purchased my own copy of the book and began to write on the inside covers and in the many spare spaces on various pages. I wrote down everything I remem...
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52 Weeks of Ancestors Challenge, Week 24: Nellie Rose Daniels, by BHC Descendant Gerald Southam

Nellie Rose Daniels was born on March 7, 1891 in Birmingham to Rose Ann (Southam) and Walter Wallace Daniels.  Walter was listed as a Brick Layer, jobber.  (Walter Wallace Daniels b 1851 in Paddington, d June 22, 1927 in Shoreditch)  The birth was registered on April 14, 1891 at All Saints, Birmingham. Nellie was baptized on May 6, 1891 in the parish of Ladywood, St John, Warwickshire.  Her par...
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