The newspaper archive is my favourite because I have actors in my family tree. The only way to find them is to search the newspapers for reviews and then go through all the possible variations of the surnames they might be using in the area given for the dates. I have found so much about them simply through this archive.
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Family lore has it that George was so heavily in debt by 1870 that he and his entire family fled England and headed toward Galveston, Texas…they would go on to achieve a level of success they probably never imagined possible when they stepped on the boat for Galveston
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