A Waterloo Winks

To be honest, I never thought I’d be writing about my paternal grandfather’s side of the family on this blog. The Winks’ are a fairly normal line of people. Labourers as far back as I’ve been able to find – and most commonly found in the petty crime columns of the local newspapers! I decided […]

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The Hildred’s Black Sheep

I am sure all my fellow genealogists have stumbled across a black sheep or two during their research (lord knows I’ve found more than my fair share!) One ancestor of mine in particular I found especially fascinating so I thought I would share his back story with you. First a little back story. I recently […]

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