Monthly Archives: March 2011

Kate’s fate: Kate Atcherley and her family’s story

Kate Atcherley was one of four children born to Henry Oliver Atcherley and his wife Emma. My Atcherley research had revealed details of the lives and deaths of all the other members of this family, but Kate had seemingly disappeared … Continue reading

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Lost in transcription

Abcherley. Etcherley. Alcharley. Otcherley. Atsbutey. Staterley. Atckeriny. McKerley. Atchuley. Wehlrsay. All of these are transcriptions of the surname Atcherley. Source: various online genealogy record sets. Parish registers, census schedules, passenger lists, indexes of birth, marriages and deaths. These and many … Continue reading

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