2021 Spring Journal – 168


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Editorial                                                       3
Chairman’s Report                                    3
New Website                                              5
Letters to the Editor                                  8
My Smith Family from Gloucester          9
Kearsey Family Connections                 10
Researching the Wrong Family             13
Churchdown in Peace and War            14
Members’ Interests                                 29
Genealogy Records Online                    31
Saints, Crooks and Slavers                    35
CDs for sale                                             38
GFHS Search Services                            39
News from the Archives                        41
The Father of Immunology                   45
Programme of Meetings and Events  47
Cover Picture
Pen and ink drawing entitled ‘Family Secrets’ (from Martin Larner)