Category Archives: Family

Family History. Under Reconstruction.


Notes For (all) the family. Abroad, or at home, and also, for ‘all’ the children. Reconstruction due to some errors of fact! Some errors of fact, I am, now, sorting it out, with the fantastic help from http://www.ancestry.com/, if you are really interested, … Continue reading

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Sunninghill Preparatory School. Dorchester. UK.


In the palms of their hands . . . By Ruth Meech Comment JACK AND THE BEANSTALK, Sunninghill School, Dorchester THEY promised that they would bring us adventure and that is just what they did – in spadeloads and with … Continue reading

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Bradford Peverell, Dorset, England


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Captain George Henry Towry


  Picture Painted by L.F. Abbott. Engraved by Geo:Clint Dec 21st 1801   Commanded 28 gun ‘Dido’, assisted by ‘Lowestoffe’ Captain Robert Gambier Middleton, captured the French frigate Minerva 40 guns. June 24th 1795.   Captain George Henry Towry was … Continue reading

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Smyth. Williams. Scot-Williams – Woolland, Nr, Blandford Forum, Dorset. UK. Anglo Boer War, World War 1, & 11: some pictures.


SMYTH, ROBERT NAPIER, Brevet Major, was born 26 June 1868, son of General J H Smyth, CB, of Frimhurst. He was educated at Wellington, and joined the 21st Hussars 12 February 1890, as Second Lieutenant, becoming Lieutenant, 21st Lancers, 6 … Continue reading

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Smyth, Williams. World War 1, pictures.


    Photo, Smyth, before – World War 1   Photo, Williams – World War 1   Some of the few survivors of a large family; many had a very horrible deaths in battle. See, family – history. Grandpa, Leonard Williams drove an ambulance and a truck in World War 1. … Continue reading

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River Out Of Eden. Richard Dawkins.


  "The universe we observe has precisely the properties we should expect if there is, at bottom, no design, no purpose, no evil and no good, nothing but blind, pitiless indifference…DNA neither cares nor knows. DNA just is. And we … Continue reading

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