Just a quick recap for those who have recently joined the Facebook group or wondering if any of the posts posted so far in this Blog includes a mention of their ancestors.
Below is a list of brief biographies completed to date. The biographies are by no means complete, rather each biography focuses on a particular moment in their lives against a backdrop of the pioneering spirit that shapes the northwest it is today.
Refer to the Archives calendar to the right to follow the link.
July 2017: William Lucas, Patrick Linnane August 2017: Frank Tasman Poke October 2017: Grey Bros, Amos Eastwood, Francis Leopold and Lynden Thomas Gale November 2017: The Pokes, Anthony Smart, the Bramichs, the Reid brothers, Harry James Poke, Wilfred George Gale December 2017: Isaac Edwin Challenor January2018:Rupert and Leonard Franks, George William Rockliff, Francis Fitzmaurice, Albert Ernest Ramskill, Hans Philipp February 2018: George Best, William Christensen, John Bingham, Peter Pegus, Ymmie Ethelwyn Hope, Jens and Christian Anthon, Harry Franks March 2018: Jane Ollington, James Lucas, David Blizzard