Category Archives: Atcherley origins

Remembrance: Day Six

As my previous Remembrance articles have shown, although no Atcherleys died in the Great War not all of those who fought came back unscathed. Some suffered relatively minor gunshot or shrapnel wounds, and one was wounded so severely that he … Continue reading

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A good old Shropshire name – Part 2

Was the ancestor of the Atcherley family a Norman invader or settler who brought his family name with him? Or was he an ancient Salopian, a native of Shropshire who took his name from the settlement where he lived? Since … Continue reading

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