The Ancestral Searcher Current Journal

The journal of Family History ACT is the Ancestral Searcher which is published quarterly. Members receive a copy as part of their membership. Back numbers and articles are available for purchase.

Table of Contents

Vol 44 No 3 September 2021

Bonfires, Fancy Dress and Decorated Bicycles Elaine Gifford 096
Abigail Alger "The Grandma that might have been" Ellen E. Waite 098
The Bruhn Family - A saga of tragic proportions Michele Rainger 104
Bere Alston - A Mining Village in Devon Robyn Coghlan 110
My Years at Boarding School Elaine Gifford 114
Michael Keough and Jane Kennedy Janette James 120
Regular Articles
From the President Rosemary McKenzie 094
Book Review - Who’s been living in my Moruya Street? Pam Ray 128
Pauline’s Parlour Hints Pauline Ramage 129
From Our Contemporaries Peter Kennedy and Pauline Bygraves 130
Society Education and Social Activities Sue Pillans and Clare McGuiness 137
Services for Members & Notice to Contributors   140
The Father Brian Maher Collection Digitisation Project Cheryl Bollard 099
Guardianship of Minors Pauline Ramage 103
Family History ACT Exhibition - Heritage Matters Kerrie Gray 118