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In memory of Frederick George Scrase

Frederick George Scrase was born around November 1889 in Ammenhurst near the town of Brighton in Sussex and sadly was killed in action on 2nd March 1916. Frederick’s army records (L/8699) were quite extensive, which enabled me to build up quite a good picture … Continue reading

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Looking for Information

One hectic week at work and after school activities with my kids has meant that time researching has taken a hit this week. My daughter has dance exams coming up which means LOTS of extra lessons, I sure feel like … Continue reading

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Another Brick in the wall!

In 2003 whilst on maternity leave I commenced researching my own family tree and right from the start I was hooked. I loved not only the challenge of finding and confirming links between individuals, but also the social history element … Continue reading

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It’s OFFICIAL!

Well I have taken the plunge and registered the Scrace surname and also Scrase with the GUILD, I was impressed with how efficient the process all was, after all it is a charity and all the staff are volunteers (I believe). … Continue reading

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Scrace One Name Study on WikiTree

I recently read a ONS blog that mentioned the merits of WikiTree for a One Name Study, so with that in mind I have just set up a Scrace One Name Study page on there. With the help of other researchers … Continue reading

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Whats in a name?

Well I went onto the Guild of One Name Studies and have looked at some of the links they suggest looking at after doing a search to see if anyone else is undertaking your name. The first one I tried was British … Continue reading

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Starting out!

Well I thought an update was needed. I am currently transferring my long SCRACE line onto a database solely for this project ( I think it may take a while!!) and have decided to reference each individual using a reference to … Continue reading

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