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First Steps in Family History

First Steps in Family History

If seeing your family at Christmas got you thinking about tracing your family tree, you might find this guide helpful.

First Steps in Family History

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

Does the thought of entertaining the children during the school summer holidays fill you with dread? We can let you into a little secret - read on to find out more.

Gloucester’s Best Kept Secret

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Ivor Gurney, poet and compser, was born on 28 August 1890 in Gloucester and baptised at All Saints Church. He was accepted for a choral scholarship at Gloucester Cathedral and was educated at the King's School. He served in the Glosters during WWI after which he suffered with depression, being admitted to an asylum. He died on 26 December 1937, aged 47 and is buried in Twigworth churchyard. He wrote some 1,500 poems in his lifetime.

Ivor Gurney, poet and compser, was born on 28 August 1890 in Gloucester and baptised at All Saints Church. He was accepted for a choral scholarship at Gloucester Cathedral and was educated at the King's School. He served in the Glosters during WWI after which he suffered with depression, being admitted to an asylum. He died on 26 December 1937, aged 47 and is buried in Twigworth churchyard. He wrote some 1,500 poems in his lifetime.

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