Tag Archives: Doris Gilroy Ritchie

The Real Grandma

The impetus for this blog came out of many years tracing my family history and long talks and explorations of Wangaratta with family members. One of those family members was my dear Uncle Bert who had a wonderful memory and … Continue reading

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Sepia Saturday- Backyards and plagues

This Sepia Saturday was inspired by an image of backyards in some of Sydney’s slums that were decimated by the Bubonic Plague in 1900. My contribution will look at a backyard in another time and place, but one nonetheless touched … Continue reading

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