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Kylie's Genes · 11M ago

Finds On Facebook – James Heeps

I was browsing through Facebook today and came across this picture in a genealogy group I’m part of.  Thanks to Karen for posting the photo. This piqued my interest as a number of my ancesto...
Kylie's Genes · 1Y ago

My Birthplace Chart

I have been enjoying others’ birthplace charts today and here is mine.  It is a pedigree chart which starts with me and each spot shows where the person was born.  All my direct ancestors ca...
Kylie's Genes · 1Y ago

Visiting Adelaide Zoo

Last Thursday my daughter and I took the grandkids to the zoo.  I hadn’t been for about fifteen years so I was very pleasantly surprised by the changes and happy to see some familiar buildin...
Kylie's Genes · 11M ago

Trove Tuesday – Flaxley South Australia

We moved to Flaxley in 1973. The front room of our house was the Flaxley Post Office and Mum was the Post Mistress. I had a look on Trove to see when the earliest mention of the Post Office ...
Kylie's Genes · 11M ago

Trove Tuesday – South Australian Museum

I went to the South Australian Museum with my Mum today.  One of our favourite parts is the Egyptian Room.  Mum remembers the room and the wall paintings from when she was little and we wond...
Kylie's Genes · 11M ago

Trove Tuesday – Paddy Guerin/Gearin

There are two Paddy Guerin/Gearins in the family I am currently researching, an Uncle and his Nephew.  I haven’t yet found out which story refers to which gentleman however I wanted to share...