|Posted by Waterford Origins on April 18, 2015 at 9:35 AM||comments (1)|
It's been a busy week here at Waterford Origins and Great Great Great Family Trees.
Mon. Morning: sent off 1st draft of family tree to client in Spain. 90 names, 8 generations, 18 photographs. Ancestors include Dean of the Royal College of Science, Governor of Hong Kong, first organist of the Pro-Cathedral Dublin, a bunch o...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Great Great Great Family Trees on October 9, 2014 at 6:05 AM||comments (3)|
WATERFORD NATIVES THE FLANAGAN BROTHERS were to become one of New York's biggest musical entertainment acts of the 1920s and 1930s where they played nightly concerts and dancehalls and beamed out live on the radio as well as very impressively recording over fifty 78s. Through those recordings the Flanagan Brothers became extremely popular with the Irish emigrant populations in US, and Britain as well as Australia and ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Great Great Great Family Trees on October 3, 2014 at 4:20 PM||comments (2)|
M0ST FAMILY TREES include at least one elusive ancestor or relation who seems to just disappear from history, whose personal file seems to have been stolen from the collective memory bank and whose story is deemed to remain untold. And then sometimes, just when you think there is no more to be found and they are resting in an uneasy peace in your shoebox, up pops some gem that opens the door to the final chapters of the tale.
Many years ago my father told me his grandfather...Read Full Post »