A devastating blaze engulfed the heritage-listed Claremont Municipal Chambers and Library in Western Australia just after 6.30pm last night, losing 112 years of history with a damaged estimated at more than $7.5 million. The library staff were still working when the fire, believed to have started in the air conditioning, started. Thankfully, all staff and patrons were […]

Continue reading about Western Australian Community devastated as fire engulfs Claremont library, Council chambers

Sandy on November 19th, 2010

Some of the productions we view on television or read in genealogy magazines make ancestral research look easy. In reality, it’s often very difficult and sometimes frustrating but, nevertheless, very worthwhile. One might expect in the age of technology that leaving footprints for our kin to follow is easy.  I’m inclined to think it’s more […]

Continue reading about Naming former spouses sets record straight in obituaries