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Photo of an ancestor with a cat, late 19th century

Or rather one of my husband’s ancestors. Probably. I was recently contacted by a gentleman who lives in the house in Brockdish, Norfolk where my husband’s ancestors lived for 50 years. We have a number of old photos of the … Continue reading

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“Bun-Bun” the rabbit is dead – tale of a much loved family pet (1938)

When the British Newspaper Archive was launched I tried searches for various family surnames. And I ran into problems with the search, because it wasn’t precise enough. For example searching for the surname Bunning – a surname in Martin’s family … Continue reading

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