See my article on our ancestors and old age in this month's edition of Discover Your Ancestors periodical online http://www.discoveryourancestors.co.uk/
|Great-grandmother Laithwaite 1860s. Courtesy of the Wigan World Website. |
If you enjoy this article, why not consider buying one of my family history books?
1. Stories from Your Family Tree: Researching Ancestors Within Living Memory (The History Press, 2008) Stories-From -Your - Family-Tree;
2. It Runs in the Family: Understanding More About Your Ancestors (The History Press, 2013) It Runs in the Family ;
3. Family First: Tracing Relationships in the Past (Pen and Sword Books, forthcoming September 2015)
4. Researching Ancestors Through Their Personal Writings (forthcoming Pen and Sword Books, 2016)