Monthly Archives: April 2015

Water, fire and fever: The trials of Thomas Atcherley

INSCRIBED ON A PRESENT OF PLATE. To Mr. George Hilditch: PRESENTED, WITH OTHER ARTICLES OF PLATE, BY HIS FRIENDS AND ACQUAINTANCE, IN TESTIMONY OF THEIR ADMIRATION OF HIS INTREPID CONDUCT, IN SAVING MR. THOMAS ATCHERLY FROM DROWNING, WHILE BATHING IN … Continue reading

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Who Do You Think You Are? Live, 2015 – Part 1

One of my 10 Genealogy Goals for 2015 was to attend the “Who Do You Think You Are? Live” show, held at Birmingham’s National Exhibition Centre from Thursday 16 to Saturday 18 April. That goal has now been achieved – … Continue reading

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