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The life and times of my great grand-aunt Fanny Dinnis (5)

My previous post (The life and times of my great grand-aunt Fanny (4) concluded in 1894 with the death of Fanny’s father, John Dinnis, following on from the deaths of her two youngest children in 1889. In the England Census of 1891 Edith … Continue reading

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The Importance of Good Handwriting

I recently made contact with some descendents of Fanny Dinnis (my great grand aunt) – Hello Patty and Mary! It would seem that Fanny immigrated to the USA in 1900, which I find very exciting. I am very keen to find out more about … Continue reading

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