Monthly Archives: August 2010

GCSE results

My eldest dauughter who has just finished her GCSEs came up with a good quote today apparently from her mate Dave. “More people climb Mt Everest every year, people aren’t saying that’s getting fecking easier”. I think it neatly sums … Continue reading

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My Great Great Great Great Grandmother Mary Jones

If anyone tells you that today’s morals are not what they are tell them about my gggg Grandmother Mary Jones. She never married but still had five children by at least three different fathers between 1810 and 1824. It was … Continue reading

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Jude Jones Carpenter and Estate Builder

Jude Jones was my great great great uncle. Born in 1843 he was my great great grandfather Frederick Jones’s younger brother.  Frederick Jones wrote two note books about his life and so I know a little bit about my family. … Continue reading

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The difficult first post

I suppose the first post of any blog is always going to be difficult. My intention here is to write about my life so I guess that there will be 4 major areas: Family- I’m married and have two teenage … Continue reading

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