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 4 December 2021

2021 E.M. Fletcher Writing Award Gina Tooke 143
Competition Winner and HAGSOC Member Winner
The Bitterness of their Woe Denise Newton 146
Equal Highly Commended
An Ordinary Life Georgia Morris 151
E for Eternity Kathy Sharpe 156
Equal Commended
Ellen Jeannine Lee 161
Hillcrest Narelle McCoy 165
The Canada Girls Julie Webb 168
Short Listed
My Mum - My Genealogist Stephen Castley 172
And I thought I was an only Child Noeline Gentle 176
The Shotgun Mersija Illic 179
The Woman in the Photograph Margaret Grover 184
Ellen's Scheming Marcia Moon 187
Yours Faithfully Colleen Russell 192
FHACT Member Prize
Tell me Again, Dad Margaret Clough 197
Regular Articles
From the President Rosemary McKenzie 142
Book Review - The Work of the Dead Nina Johnson 202
Book Review - Every Family has a Story Pam Ray 204
From Our Contemporaries Pauline Bygraves 205
Pauline's Parlour Hints Pauline Ramage 210
Society Education and Social Activities Sue Pillans & Clare McGuiness 212
Services for Members & Notice to Contributors   216