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Monthly Archives: May 2012

Planning for the future…

I’m not the best at being consistent with my blog posts at the moment.  Real life is moving at a faster pace, the children are lovely and I’m finding more time for reading yet less time for writing.  I have also been thinking more and more about my future and what my descendants will say about me.  I don’t suppose our ancestors really thought about what we could say about them.  They lived in simpler times; times where the vast […]

Ancestor Biographies – Leah ATTEWELL

Leah Attewell was born around September 1856 in Shirenewton, Monmouthshire, as the second child of Jacob Attewell and Rebecca Jones. She had four siblings, namely: William Thomas, Charles, George Isaac, and William Jesse. She died during the 1st quarter of 1944 in Cardiff, Glamorgan. When she was 24, She married William Dunn in the 4th quarter of 1880 in Cardiff, Glamorgan. Leah Attewell was baptized on the 16th Oct 1859 in Shirenewton, Monmouthshire. She lived in Shirenewton, Monmouthshire in 1861. […]