Contents of 2008 Journals

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Contents of February 2008 Journal
Inside this Issue
Article
Page No.
Update on BMD Index
4
A GAWN Family outing
An account of a meeting up of members of the GAWN Family by Richard Pledger
6
The DNA Signature of my paternal ancestors
Tracing the Paternal ancestors
9
A Happy Marriage- The Burial Index CD & the Cemetery Atlas CD
Report by Jon Matthews on the enhanced burial records now available.
11
New Books
Reports on two new books - 'Family History on the Net' by Colin Waters and
'Born to be a Farmer' by Christine Broom
15
The DABELL Family Business
Report on talk given about the history of Blackgang Chine and Robin Hill Theme Parks.
16
Celebrating Age Festival
A report on the IWFHS involvement with this festival.
22
The death of the CLARKE Family history compiler
Announcement of the death of Francis Peter CLARKE.
23
One Name Studies
Additional names added to the One Name Studies list
23
Ghosts of Christmas Past
Report on talk given by Marc Tuckey on Isle of Wigh ghosts.
24
Henry CLAVELL
Article about a Master Mariner.
29
Postcard as Family Greetins
Report on talk given by Richard Hawkes about using postcards for family history.
37
Why Parish Registers
A history of the beginning of parish registers in England -by Peter Gawn
44
Images of Documents
How to obtain and use images on your computer - by Tony Elgar.
46
Changes of email addresses
A list of members who have changed their email address.
49
Postcard as Family Greetings
Report on talk given by Richard Hawkes about using postcards for family history.
37
Regular Features
Article
Page No.
Editorial
2
Chairman Janet's Jottings
23
Letters to the Editor
5
From the desk at Coles Manning
4
One Names Studies
23
Help Wanted
30,35
Rootsweb Report
47
Book Shelf
45
Help Wanted
46
Membership Report
47
New Members
62
Strays
64
New Members
56
Committee
Cover
 
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Contents of May 2008 Journal
Inside this Issue
Article
Page No.
Double wedding with a difference!
3
The Disaster in the Solent 
5
William Henry OATLEY
6
Albert Roman SIDNEY
8
What’s in DNA for me?
10
 James Stares SPEARING 
12
A Spanish connection?
16
The History of the Black Knight and Black Arrow rockets
17
The RATSEY and ATKEY families of Cowes
21
Burial Register transcripts  
26
Friends of Northwood Cemetery 
28
Northwood Parish Records 
30
Related to a Broadway star!
30
Daniel FRENCH 
33
Kate WRIGHT        
34
The Island Savoyards
39
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Regular Features
Article
Page No.
Editorial
2
Chairman Janet's Jottings
2
One Name Studies
11
From the desk at Coles Manning
4
One Names Studies
23
Editor’s mailbag
11
Help Wanted
24
Bookstall
26
Rootsweb Report
38
Membership Report
42
Changes to email and postal addresses
44
New Members
46
Returning Members
63
Donations
56
Committee
Cover
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Contents of August 2008 Journal
Inside this Issue
Article
Page No.
New Webmaster
5
The Isle of Wight Family History Society on Facebook
6
Journal Information as found on Website
7
Summer Outing
8
Carisbrooke Castle Museum Study Days
9
Wanted – Guest Writers on Specialist Subjects
10
From the Herb Garden of Mistress Agnes
10
OSP Blyskawica – Defender of Cowes
14
Can you transcribe the 1851 census?
21
BBC – Who do you think you are?
23
The Story of J Samuel WHITE’s
24
Campen Documents
29
A footnote on Daniel FRENCH
29
The RATSEY and ATKEY families of Cowes
31
Extended access to GRO indexes
35
“Snippets” from the Isle of Wight County Press
35,42
The Human Side of Island War Memorials
36
Richard CROZIER – a 19th Century Gap Year
43
Northwood Cemetery
44
Ventnor Heritage Museum – An Edwardian Journey
47
Charles SMITH
49
It’s a Family Business
50
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Regular Features
Article
Page No.
Editorial
2
Chairman Janet's Jottings
3
From the desk at Coles Manning
3
Editor’s Mailbag
18
Help Wanted
19
Bookstall
47
One Name Studies
48
Membership Report
51
New Members
53
Changes to Email and Post Addresses
63
Committee
Cover
 
 
Contents of November 2008 Journal
Inside this Issue
Article
Page No.
Obtaining back-issues of the Journal
8
Ask the Experts
8
A Dreadful Accident
14
KELLAWAYs of Freshwater
21
A Wife’s Lament
21
Suggested Books for IW Research
23
Shipwrecks of the Wight
25
Thomas Henry CLARKE
35
BURT family, Sandown
37
500 years of London history to launch online
38
The Disaster in the Solent – another victim
40
Death notice 31 March 1875 (Hampshire Telegraph)
42
50 Yards from the Floating Bridge
42
Richard CROZIER – a 19th century gap year
43
Snippets
47/63
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Regular Features
Article
Page No.
Editorial
2
Chairman Janet's Jottings
3
From the desk at Coles Manning
4
Editor’s Mail Bag
17
Help Wanted
18
Rootsweb Report
36
Membership Report
49
Changes to email and postal addresses
52
New Members
53
One Name Studies
58
Committee
Cover
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