Our Ancestry Journey 2015

Having a Drink with our Ancestors.....Just when we thought our journey was finished.  Our great, great grandmother Jane Litherland took us on an incredible journey into the past to 'meet' our ancestors. We travelled through time to 34 towns throughout Ireland - Scotland - England and Germany. Wow!! This was several journeys and stories rolled into one! Expect … Continue reading Our Ancestry Journey 2015

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The Journey – On the Clipper Route – #33

Having a drink with our ancestors - just when we thought our journey had finished... The Journey They settle into cramped accommodations. With just 2 small boxes of possessions, and probably very little money or any. The ship is filled with immigrants from different countries, cultures and religions, families, young children, single women and single … Continue reading The Journey – On the Clipper Route – #33

Their Journey – Into the Unknown 1853…#32

Having a drink with our ancestors - just when we thought our journey had finished... Into the Unknown Our ancestors mostly came from small inland farming towns. Their journeys would take them to the other side of the world, which they knew very little about. spread across the United Kingdom and Europe that there was … Continue reading Their Journey – Into the Unknown 1853…#32

Their Journey to Australia – Hope for a New Future #31

Having a drink with our ancestors - just when we thought our journey had finished...   Hope for a New Future 1853-1883 Taking the first step… Our ancestors had a desire to improve their life, whether by choice or out of the necessity to just survive. Our ancestors had a desire to improve their lives. … Continue reading Their Journey to Australia – Hope for a New Future #31

Just when we thought our journey was finished…

  March 30, 2015April 14, 2015 Just when we thought our journey was finished….. 1 It all began a few years ago when a brother and sister reminisced over childhood stories and experiences. The voids of many burning unanswered questions led to curiosity and a desire to unlock these hidden truths from our past. Insights into our ancestor’s … Continue reading Just when we thought our journey was finished…