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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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Echoes of the past

Yesterday I attended  Who Do You Think You Are? Live! in London, where I listened to an entertaining and educational talk given by Tony Robinson (best known as Baldrick in the BBC’s Black Adder and as the presenter of Time … Continue reading

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