Category Archives: Moden

Wedding Wednesday – 1929 (another visit)

This week’s Wedding Wednesday themed post stays in 1929, and visits George Moden and Lily Dewey as they walk down the aisle at Wentworth church, Cambridgeshire. Continue reading

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Wedding Wednesday – 1925

This week for Wedding Wednesday, I’ve gone back to 1925, to the wedding of my Great Grandparents Ernest Dewey and Susan Moden at Ely, Cambridgeshire. Continue reading

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Bulldozing History – How the Eagle and Lamb became extinct

How The Eagle and The Lamb became extinct in Ely, Cambridgeshire, and how my ancestors survived it. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday – 8th March 2012 – photo of Gladys Anderson and Grace Violet Moden as bridesmaids in 1925. Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday

Vine and Fredereck Newell (1951), originally uploaded by familytreeuk.

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Surname Saturday: MODEN

The surname of Moden appears twice in my ancestry and several other times through marriage. My two ancestral occurrences are both on my maternal side, and even though they only live less than 10 miles apart (sometimes less), I’ve yet … Continue reading

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Climbing Up The Vines

There are a few strange names in my family tree – Yarrow, Moden, Tingey, Gotrop, Babbage and many more but none are quite as strange as the female firstname of Vine. My Great Grandmother’s older sister was born as Vine … Continue reading

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