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William Boorman, Wheelwright of Staplehurst

This is an exact (insofar as I can make it and with many thanks to cousin Claudia for her help) transcription of the last will and testament of William Boorman.  It was written the 6th of February 1819 and the

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June Genealogy To-Do

May was a fairly productive month, but much of what I accomplished was organizational so doesn’t show much.  I need to better divide my time into organizational and research time. I did finish the draft of the William Boorman will,

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May Genealogy To-Do

In April I managed to: 1. Finish renaming all the computer files in my Salt surname folder and sub-folders, and started adding birth-marriage-death evidence to my direct ancestors and a couple of closely related people.  Yay!! 2. Make a lot

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April Genealogy To-Do

Well, March neither came in like a lion nor left like one, but I do like these lions so here’s a picture of lions on the move as April moves in. March saw me plugging away at cleaning up one

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March Genealogy To-Do

Since this is a leap year, I have an extra day of Frebruary to finish up projects and look at what I have managed to accomplish.  The first Friday of the month we had a sneaky wintry-mix storm that ended

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