A recent find revealed that grandfather ( Michael Alfred King ( Alfie) ) tried his hand at emigrating to Canada in 1923. he intended working for his brother in law on their farm at Ballcarragh,Sask. It must not have worked out as he was back in Northern Ireland in 1925 and married my grand mother. […]
After spending some time searching for information about the great exhibition of 1851 I have now found documentation that confirms Great, Great grandfather , William Alkin King did manufacture furniture and had it on display at the exhibition
last Saturday (31st January) I met up with my two step sisters and their mother who I haven’t seen for nigh on 40 years. They were the children of my father and his second wife. It was good to catch-up and we discussed the family ( from a family research point of view).
We aim […]