Inside this issue: A pioneering nurse; A local start to local government; Ancestral tourism part 2; New downloads
Dennis Grover follows his paternal great-grandather Fred Grover's journey to Australia
Gillian Hazell tells us of her grandmothers’ life. Frances Ellen Marshall was born in 1894 to single mother, Elizabeth Marshall, an inmate of Wokingham workhouse, situated in Barkham Road.
Richard Brown shares an example of why you should verify all the stories you’ve been told
Penny Stokes takes a look at a long gone substitute for divorce
Fred Waite tells the story of a much-travelled ancestor - William Watkins Waite and his travelling family
Richard Croker explains why he joined Berkshire Family History Society