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My name is Jacqui and I am a family history addict!

After many years of research, I started “family tree leaves” to document that research and share the life stories of my ancestors and their families.

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Recent Posts.

On this Day – 30 June

148 years ago, my Great Grandfather Herbert Henry Legge was born My first certificate and a mystery to solve at the start my research. After finding out Herbert Henry had been born in Canterbury from the 1901 census, I found…

Keturah Blight – (1816 -1895)

Week 25 of the #52ancestors challenge and the theme is “unexpected“ Like all genealogists and family historians I have made a fair few unexpected discoveries over the years, but my most recent was finding out my Cornish 3rd great grandmother…