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Index of Articles

January, 2018

Index of Articles: March 2011 to December 2017

Articles

A Disaster at Hexthorpe. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 17/1

A Famous Footballer in the Family. Author: Reg Charlesworth. Vol: 16//3

A Glimpse in Time. Author: Caroline Turner. Vol: 16/3

A Journey into the Past. Author: Geoff Wilkinson. Vol 11/1

A Singular Death ... Leads to another. Author: V & A Aizlewood: Vol: 12/4

A Traditional Christmas Aritcle. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 16/4

A Walk Through Time (Kilnhurst). Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 15/4

Aizlewood - Major Leslie Peech. Author: V & A Aizlewood. Vol: 11/2

Albert Braithwaite during WW1. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 14/1

Ancestors in Postman Park. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 12/3

Ancestors on the Rails. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 14/4

Arson Attack on Historic Chapel. Arthor: ????. Vol: 12/2

Attempted Wife Murder at Rotherham (George Nixon). Author: Caroline Bennett. Vol: 17/1

Aunt Jane. Author: Ron Bye. Vol: 15/4

Australian Connection. Author: Margaret Ensor. Vol: 12/4

Barging Through Rotherham. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 17/2

Be Wary of Moving in the Wrong Direction. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 15/1

Benjamin Edward Richmond. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 15/3

Benjamin Micklethwaite - Schoolmaster otp. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 13/3

Black Pudding. Author: Carol Makin. Vol: 17/2

Blunn Family Connections, Sheffield, Catcliffe and Kilnhurst. Author: Andrew Trickett. Vol: 15/2

BMD Records - Alternative Sources. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 16/3

Brinsworth and Canklow War Memorial Project (1914 - 1918. Author: Caroline Bennett. Vol: 17/1

Cathryn's Victorian Medals. Author: Cathryn Bower. Vol: 12/3

Chapel on the Bridge - Highlights of 2016. Author: Margaret Jackson. Vol: 17/1

Cholera in Rotherham. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 15/1

Christmas Fare. Author: Barry Jackson. 17/4

Christmas Miscellany. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 14/4

Christmas Musings (ho Ho Ho). Author: 13/4

Church Windows and Family History. Author: Janet Bye. Vol: 12/3

Connections across the Sea. Author: Hilary Jackson (Gash Family). Vol: 15/2

Dastardly Deeds at Rawmarsh - Part 1. Arthur: Pat Baggnall. Vol: 12/3

Dastardly Deeds at Rawmarsh - Part 2. Arthur: Pat Baggnall. Vol: 12/4

DNA Testing and Genealogy. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 16/2

Don Island. Author: Lauraine Palmeri. Vol: 12/2

Doncaster Gate Hospital. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 13/4

Down Your Street - Graham Butler's Family. Author Graham Butler. Vol: 13/1

Dr. Warwick and Mr. Aldred. Author: Eileen Hyland. Vol: 16/3

Earl Fitzwilliam Last in Line (10). Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 11/1

Early Transport in Rotherham. Author: Pauline Quail. Vol: 14/3

Ebenezer Elliott. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 16/1

Elaine's Sampler. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 12/4

Extraordinary Jaggers. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol:

Family Myth or Fact. Author: Carolyn Sibbering. Vol: 11/4

Family Myths and Legends (true or false). Author: Hilary Jackson (Part 1). Vol: 16/1

Family Myths and Legends (true or false). Author: Hilary Jackson (Part 2). Vol: 16/2

Family Myths and Legends (true or false). Author: Hilary Jackson (Part 3). Vol: 16/3

File Maker, Cutler, Soldier, Sailor, Richman, Poorman. Author: Pauline Bell. Vol: 12/1

Finding Harry. Author: Anita Quinn. Vol: 17/4

Genetic Journeys. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 174

Gertrude Taylor (1878 - 1954). Author: Patricia Smales. Vol: 17/1

Going to the Pictures. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 12/4

Handy Hints for Harassed Housewives - 1950 style. Author: Extracts by Barry Jackson. Vol: 17/1

Harold Feasby 1892 - 1918. Author: Jane Ainsworth. Vol: 15/3

Harriet Bloor(e) - Searching for. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 11/4

Hastings Clock. Author: Linda Ganston. Vol: 14/1

Heir Hunted! (Sequel to 'My Auntie Gertie' - Vol 14/4). Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 16/2

Hephzebah Ivyleaf. Author: Heather Lilleker. Vol: 17/2

Hickling's Shop. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 12/2

HMS Aurora WW2 (Part 1). Author: Cliff Ensor. Vol: 13/1

HMS Aurora WW2 (Part 2). Author: Cliff Ensor. Vol: 13/2

HMS Aurora WW2 (Part 3). Author: Cliff Ensor. Vol: 13/3

HMS Aurora WW2 (Part 4). Author: Cliff Ensor. Vol: 13/4

HMS Aurora WW2 (Part 5). Author: Cliff Ensor. Vol: 14/1

HMS Aurora WW2 (Part 6). Author: Cliff Ensor. Vol: 14/2

Horror of Mary Blood. Author: John Howitt. Vol: 13/1

House/Land History, Birdwell Flats, Kilnhurst (Part 1). Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 17/2

House/Land History, Birdwell Flats, Kilnhurst (Part 2). Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 17/3

House/Land History, Birdwell Flats, Kilnhurst (Part 3). Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 174

How Events Interact to Smash a Brickwall. Author: Mairi Beighton. Vol: 16/1

How to Determine Family Relationships. Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 17/2

Imperial War Museum. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 14/3

Improvements to GRO Indexes. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 17/1

"In Sympathy". Author: Mairi Beighton. Vol: 17/1

Inmate of the Asylum. Author: Vivien Aizlewood. Author: Vol: 11/3

Inmate of the Asylum. Author: Ernest Shaw. Vol: 11/4

Interregnum. Author: Thundercliffe Archive Group. Vol: 17/1

Is there a little of the Criminal in us all? Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 16/4

It's a Small World. Author: Sandra Soper. Vol: 11/2

Jagger Family Photographs. Author: Mairi Beighton. Vol: 16/3

James Gilmour 1878 - 1924. Author: Carolyne Sibbering. Vol: 11/3

James Malia. Author: George Maila. Vol: 12/1

John and Sarah, my grandparents (part 1). Author: Lauraine Palmeri. Vol: 13/2

John and Sarah, my grandparents (part 2). Author: Lauraine Palmeri. Vol: 13/3

John and Sarah, my grandparents (part 3). Author: Lauraine Palmeri. Vol: 13/4

Joseph Smith of Wentworth. Authot: Patricia Smith MBE. Vol: 11/2

Jowett Family Business. Author: Dot Morris. Vol: 16/1

Keep the Home Fires Burning. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 11/1

Killed at Work - Jabez Timmis. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/1

Killed on the Somme. Author: Maureen Burley. Vol: 14/3

Kilnhurst and the Great War. Author: Geoffrey Wilkinson. Vol: 11/4

Kilnhurst 1896. Author: Mairi Beighton. Vol: 14/3

Kilnhurst War Memorial (Part 1). Author: Geoffrey Wilkinson. Vol: 12/3

Kilnhurst War Memorial (Part 2). Author: Geoffrey Wilkinson. Vol: 12/4

Kilnhurst War memorial - Sgt Walter Robottom. Author: A S Trickett. Vol: 13/1

Knitting Boys. Author: Mairi Beighton. Vol: 16/2

Legacy of Mr. Caregie. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol:13/1

Lest We Forget. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 14/1

Letters Fro the Gold Coast (part 1). Author: Gillian Smith. Vol: 13/4

Letters Fro the Gold Coast (part 2). Author: Gillian Smith. Vol: 14/1

Letters Fro the Gold Coast (part 3). Author: Gillian Smith. Vol: 14/2

Life in War Time 1940. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 12/2

Long Lost Family. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/3

Magna Carta., 800 years on. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/2

Maria Brannen Grandmother - Poem. Author: Tim Brannen. Vol: 13/3

Masbrough Independent Chapel - An Obituary. Author: Eileen Hyland. Vol: 16/2

Members' Brickwalls. Author: Mairi Beighton. Vol: 15/4

Mock Celebrations at Thorpe Hesley. Author: John Willis. Vol: 11/1

Moorgate Cemetery - Mystery of T20. Author: Graham Moore. Vol: 15/2

More Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 16/1

More Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 16/3

More Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 17/1

More Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 17/2

More Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 17/3

More Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 17/4

Murder at Dalton Brook. Author: Ian Whitaker. Vol: 13/2

My Auntie Gertie. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 14/4

My Eureka Moment. Author: Ian W Whitaker. Vol: 17/1

My Family History. Author: Gillian Smith. Vol: 16/4

My Grandma's Story - Gertrude Moakes. Author: Stephanie Smith. Vol: 15/1

My Great Aunt Martha Elizabeth Horn and Earl Fitzwilliam. Author: Jane Ainsworth. Vol: 15/4

My Ulster Ancestors (Part 1). Author; Joe Leach. Vol: 13/2

My Ulster Ancestors (Part 2). Author; Joe Leach. Vol: 13/3

My Ulster Ancestors (Part 3). Author; Joe Leach. Vol: 13/4

My Visit to the Somme. Author: Cynthia Jones. Vol: 16/1

No 120 Sheffield Road, Ickles. Author: Kenneth Norton. Vol: 14/2

Nonconformist Ancestors. Author: Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 17/3

Not a Proper English Woman! Poverty in Rotherham. Author: Chris Gee. Vol: 14/1

Now Please Wash Your Hands. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 11/4

Occupational Surnames. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 16/3

Odd View of History. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 11/2

Old Recipes. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 16/3

On Ilkley Moor or Australia Fare. Author: Sheryl Hadfield & Anne Burgoyne. Vol: 13/3

Parkgate Iron and Steel Story. Author: not known. Vol: 16/2

Pauper Records. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 12/3

Persona Non Grata. Author: Ernest Shaw. Vol: 12/1

Photo Mystery. Author: Ron Bye. Vol: 14/3

Pity the Poor Butterfly (August Workshop). Author: Tony Beighton. Vol: 16/4

Portrait of a Village c 1900. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 11/3

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (1). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 11/1

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (2). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 11/2

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (3). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 11/3

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (4). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 11/4

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (5). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 12/1

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (6). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 12/2

Relics & Records of Men & Manufacturer (7). Transcription from John Guest. Vol: 12/3

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (1). John Hague. Vol: 14/2

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (2). Transcribed by Linda Gamston. Vol: 14/3

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (3). Transcribed by Linda Gamston. Vol: 14/4

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (4). Transcribed by Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/1

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (5). Transcribed by Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/2

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (6). Transcribed by Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/3

Reminiscences of Rotherham from Advertiser 1890 (7). Transcribed by Linda Gamston. Vol: 15/4

Restoration of Treeton Church Yard Plan - W W Graves. Sheffield Archives. Vol: 15/4

Robert Braithwait - Searching For. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 11/2

Robert Jenkins & Co Ltd - Photo and Tree. Vol: 16/1

Robert Storrs Brookfield. Author: Helen Jones. Vol: 17/2

Rose Hannah Evans (nee Roebuck). Author: Pauline Quail. Vol: 16/1

Rotherham Court Cases. Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 17/4

Rotherham Court Cases-transcriptions 1923 - 24 transcription. Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 17/1

Rotherham Court Cases-transcriptions 1923 - 24 transcription. Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 17/2

Rotherham Court Cases-transcriptions 1923 - 24 transcription. Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 17/3

Rotherham Court Cases (Part 1). Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 16/2

Rotherham Court Cases. Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 16/3

Rotherham Court Cases (Part 4). Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 16/4

Rotherham Court Cases-transcription. Author: Brian Harrison-Jennings. Vol: 16/1

Rotherham FHS visit to the Somme, September 2014 (1). Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 14/4

Rotherham FHS visit to the Somme, September 2014 (2). Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 15/1

Rotherham FHS visit to the Somme, September 2014 (3). Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 15/2

Rotherham FHS visit to the Somme, September 2014 (4). Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 15/

Rotherham Howitzer Brigade. Author: Elaine Humphries. Vol: 14/4

Rotherham Miners and Battle of the Somme 1916. Author: Joe Stanley. Vol:

Rotherham Police Criminal Registers ..... Author: Helen Jones. Vol: 17/4

Rotherham Steel Works in WW1. Author: Geoff Smales. Vol: 15?3

Rotherham to Australia and Back. Author: Margaret Ensor. Vol: 15/1

Rotherham Workhouse and Infirmary 1911 Census. Part 1. Vol: 12/1

Rotherham Workhouse and Infirmary 1911 Census. Part 2. Vol: 12/2

Rotherham Workhouse and Infirmary 1911 Census. Part 3. Vol: 12/3

Rotherham Workhouse and Infirmary 1911 Census. Part 4. Vol: 12/4

Rotherham Workhouse and Infirmary 1911 Census. Part 5. Vol: 13/1

Rotherham Workhouse and Infirmary 1911 Census. Part 6. Vol: 13/2

Rotherham's 'Official Guide' - circa 1900 (part 2). Booklet. Vol: 16/2

Samuel Walker 1715 - 1782. Author: Elaine Humphries. Vol: 11/3

Saved by a Hero, Charley Thompson, Author: Jacqueline Armstrong. Vol: 14/4

Snippets from Here and There. Author: FAC Historical Research Society. Vol: 17/3

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent. Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 16/4

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -10. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 14/3

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -11. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 14/4

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -12. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 15/1

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -13. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 15/2

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -14. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 15/3

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -15. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 15/4

Snippets from Sheffield & Rotherham Independent -16. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 16/2

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -1. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 12/2

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -2. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 12/3

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -3. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 12/4

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -4. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 13/1

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -5. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 13/2

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -6. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 13/3

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -7. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 13/4

Snippets from Sheffield Independent -8. . Author: Pat Bagnall. Vol: 12/2

Suicide in Parkgate - Herbert Copley. Author: Anne Templeman. Vol: 14/4

Tales fo Many Misfortunes, Puzzles and Surnames. Author: Heather Law. Vol: 15/1

The Bid for Industry c 1930. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 14/2

The Black Box. Author: Jim Allen. Vol: 17/2

The Bridge That Helped Win the War. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 14/2

The Dreaded Workhouse. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 17/3

The Hammerton Jug. - Sheffield 1838. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 16/3

The 'Hole' Truth! Author: Ron Bye. Vol: 17/3

The Lost Boys. Author: Anita Quin. Vol: 11/3

The Man With No Face. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 12/2

The SPEAR Project. Author. Barry Jackson. Vol: 13/3

Thirtieth Anniversary of Rotherham FHS. Author: Ron Bye. Vol: 13/4

Three Cranes Building - RFHS visit. Author: Ron Bye. Vol: 15/4

Thrice Married. Author: Hilary Jackson. Vol: 17/1

Thundercliffe Grange - site visit. Author: Joe Leach. Vol: 16/4

Transportation. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: Barry Jackson. Vol: 13/2

Trooper Albert Ernest Watson - his monument. Author: Caroline Bennett. Vol: 17/2

TV Memories. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 15/2

Two Little Artie - (2). Author: Lauraine Palmeri. Vol: 15/3

Two Little Arties - Ernest Regent and Arthur Dallas (1). Vol: Lauraine Palmeri. Vol: 15/2

Unusual Accident. Author: John Willis. Author: Vol: 11/2

Using Wills and Probate Records in Research. Author: Linda Gamston & Ian Marson. Vol: 13/1

Votes for Women. Author: Pauline Quail. Vol: 13/3

Wandering Flutes. Author: Barrie Trinder. Vol: 12/2

Wath Town Hall - Gaining the lease. Author: Alex Fleming. Vol: 16/2

Wentworth and District 1886 Exhibition. Author: Jane Ainsworth. Vol: 16/1

Wesleyanism at Swinton. Author: Andrew Trickett. Vol: 11/1

West Yorkshire History Centre. Author: Linda Gamston. Vol: 16/4

What's in a Name? Author: Ernest Shaw. Vol: 15/4

What's in a Name? Local place names. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 14/3

When Rotherham went to the Dogs. Author: Barry Jackson. Vol: 12/1

Where There's a Will. Author: John Frederick Howitt. Vol: 17/2

Where there's Brass .... Author: Janet Worrall. Vol: 15/4

WW1 Death Penny. Author: Swinton Heritage. Vol: 14/3