Welcome to the Genes Reunited community boards!
- The Genes Reunited community is made up of millions of people with similar interests. Discover your family history and make life long friends along the way.
- You will find a close knit but welcoming group of keen genealogists all prepared to offer advice and help to new members.
- And it's not all serious business. The boards are often a place to relax and be entertained by all kinds of subjects.
- The Genes community will go out of their way to help you, so don’t be shy about asking for help.
Single word search
The British Newspaper Archive
Read about historical events at the time they were happening. Perhaps you'll discover your ancestor in their local newspaper?
- New posts
- No new posts
- Thread closed
- Stickied, new posts
- Stickied, no new posts
Fred Johnson's success story
|Profile||Posted by||Options||Post Date|
|Fred||Report||2 Jan 2004 05:45|
My Mother Annie Slade was sent to canada, from devizes workhouse together with her two brothers Aurther and william. this was part of the home children scheme'to populate the colonies with good english stock.' on arrival in1904 they were seperated and never met again my mother returned in 1918, married in 37 and never ceased to try and make contact with her home child brothers,she died without achieving this. It has taken me 12 years but I now have contact,and are continuely adding family from 1904