Five Generations

Five Thompson Generations

Everyone that sees male members of our family remarks how alike we all are and we are, I guess. So I decided to put together a picture of five generations of the Thompson line to see if you could discern the similarities.… Read the rest

A NEW START

It’s been quite a few years since I last attempted to “do” my family history, close to 20 in fact. In that time an awful lot has changed both in my life and in the wider context of family history research.… Read the rest

MY DR WHO OBSESSION

As if any more proof were needed that my Doctor Who obsession started early then this is it.

What you see here is a drawing I did when I was seven and sent to my Dad who was away during the week on a training course.… Read the rest

CAN YOUR IPOD DO THIS?

As already stated elsewhere I am getting back into doing my family history fuelled by my wifes new years resolution. Even better I have now found a way of combining the search for my ancestors with my love for my mp3 player!… Read the rest

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO ERNEST WILLIAM THOMPSON?

Ernest William Thompson So it’s that time of the year again when you make your resolutions that last the first week of the new year and then never get spoken of again…

Now I’m not suggesting that my wife’s resolution is going to be short lived but it has had a profound effect on me.… Read the rest