The cradle of my WOLF ancestors is the small village of Achen, where they are mentioned since the 17th century. But in the middle of the 19th century, some WOLFs from Achen with a desire for adventure decided to leave for America.
By joining our efforts, after several days of work, we managed to identify a large part of the 58 people present 123 years ago !
Page Wikipedia de David Eyre PERCIVAL, architecte et urbaniste britannique, reconnu pour son travail en tant qu’architecte de la ville de Norwich.
Quand Sophie Boudarel du blog La Gazette des Ancêtres a proposé comme généathème du mois de mars d’écrire sur un objet de famille et sa transmission de générations en générations, j’ai immédiatement pensé à cette broderie ancienne que ma belle-mère Fiona LEE conserve sous cadre dans son entrée.
Alfred the Great (Old English: Ælfrēd, Ælfrǣd, « elf counsel » or « wise elf »; 849 – 26 October 899) was King of Wessex from 871 to c. 886 and King of the Anglo-Saxons from c. 886 to 899. Alfred successfully defended his kingdom against the Viking attempt at conquest, and by the time of his death had […]
William I (c. 1028 – 9 September 1087), usually known as William the Conqueror and sometimes William the Bastard, was the first Norman King of England, reigning from 1066 until his death in 1087. William built a large fleet and invaded England in September 1066, decisively defeating and killing Harold at the Battle of Hastings […]