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Shropshire parish registers go online

On Saturday, 26 April 2014, Findmypast (in conjunction with Shropshire Archives) officially launched their Shropshire parish register collections – baptisms, banns, marriages and burials spanning 1538 to 1900. Most of the records had actually gone online just over a week … Continue reading

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Edge of the tree no longer: Thomas Atcherley, alias Edge

Until yesterday Thomas Atcherley, alias Edge, appeared to be a rather marginal figure in the Atcherley family’s history. But waiting for me when I got home last night was a copy of his will, the contents of which changed everything. … Continue reading

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