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An Atcherley family’s World War One: The Canadian Home Front

< More Atcherley stories from World War 1 The ‘military fete’ and garden bridge party to be held at the home of Mrs. A. E. Bull, ‘The Hedges,’ 1375 Burnaby street, on Wednesday, August 25, from 4 to 6 p. … Continue reading

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Till he grew disordered in his mind

The Reverend Richard Atcherley (or Acherley, as his family’s surname was typically  written), was the eldest son of Thomas Atcherley, ironmonger of Wrexham. A report on a legal case in Chancery stated that “Thomas Acherley died in June 1741; leaving … Continue reading

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