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Week Two of 52 Ancestors – Favourite Photo

This week’s prompt in the 52 Ancestors in 52 weeks is our favourite photo. Looking through all of the scanned photos that I have attached to my family tree, it is difficult to decide which one is my favourite as … Continue reading

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Albert Edward Hiscock

Albert Edward Hiscock and Edith May Sparshott were my great-grandparents. Albert was born on the 10th May 1902 at The Infirmary, Romsey Road, in Winchester. This is his birth certificate: Albert’s birth certificate confirms that his parents were William Hiscock … Continue reading

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William Hiscock (1865-1903)

William Hiscock and Ada Susanna Copperthwaite were my great, great-grandparents. This is where they are situated in my family tree: William was born on the 5th May 1865 in Midanbury, South Stoneham, and was baptised on the 4th June that … Continue reading

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James Hinvest

James Hinvest and his wife Ann(e) (nee Legge) are my next set of five times great-grandparents. When I originally started writing this blog about my family history, James and Ann(e) did not appear in my tree, and this was due … Continue reading

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Hannah Hiscock

I’m continuing with my family history, and I now move on to my first five times great grandparent, Hannah Hiscock. You can see from the image below where Hannah is situated in my family tree: As you can see on … Continue reading

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The Hiscock Line

The following family tree is the Hiscock line of my family, where it shows the home person as my paternal grandfather. This is the main body of my paternal line, and you can see where the dark arrows appear, that … Continue reading

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Ancester Number 12 of the 52 Ancestors Challenge

Alfred Flint Copperthwaite is the number 12 ancestor in the 52¬†Ancestors Challenge, and is my son’s four times great grandfather. When researching Alfred, I felt that his middle name was slightly unusual and figured that it must be a family … Continue reading

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