We Remember: Private Edward Adams (1890-1916)

My Military Ancestor Challenge Today I came across a challenge issued by genealogy blogger Patricia Greber to honour our military ancestors in the days leading up to Remembrance Day.  Patricia’s challenge motivated me to write a blog post about one of my own ancestors who made the ultimate sacrifice in the name of freedom.  I…

David Dunbar: Son of Ulster

 A Life Cut Short David Dunbar was my Great Grandfather.  He was only thirty-nine years old when he died suddenly of a heart attack, leaving behind a wife and five young children.  The date was October 6, 1929, less than two weeks before David and his family were to leave Belfast and immigrate to Australia.  Had the family…