My g grandparents Isaac and Emily SQUIRE lived here 1885-1924. I visited Minehead/Dunster (Somerset England) in 2007 and took this photo of Staunton Cottage.
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News - In 2019, I have started writing narratives about each of the 20 or so ancestors that arrived in Adelaide, South Australia, between 1836 and 1920. So far, I have written about John SQUIRE, William RUNDLE and Samuel KEIGHTLEY. Franz Louis MEINCKE is due later in February. My focus is on researching and writing about the descendants of each immigrant family, and their direct ancestors who mostly came from the UK. In stage 2, I will expand to write about the women and then the associated families.
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