Tag Archives: Stretham

Surname Saturday: The Dewsbury family

This week’s Surname Saturday theme is the surname of DEWSBURY from the villages of Soham, Barway, Wilburton, Stretham and Little Thetford in Cambridgeshire. Continue reading

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Standard or News?

Guest blogger Jane Freeman writes about using local history sources in print and online to research her Stretham roots. Continue reading

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The Mystery of Elizabeth Yarrow’s Gravestone

Elizabeth Yarrow’s death spans two years. Her age at death spans 8 years. Two churches registers, and a gravestone all give conflicting and some corresponding information. What’s the real answer? Continue reading

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Surname Saturday: YARROW

Surname Saturday: The Yarrow family. Continue reading

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