Clogs and Clippers is my family history blog, where I share stories about the people I’m researching, information about the places and times in which they lived, and my ruminations on the ups and downs of genealogical research.
Samuel St Leger's Irish marriage
by Stella Budrikis on July 30, 2018 at 1:10 pm
They say everything comes to the one who waits, and that's certainly true in family history research. Back in 2014, when I last wrote about my mother's great grandfather, Samuel […]
Why did Matthew spurn his family?
by Stella Budrikis on July 1, 2018 at 5:33 am
Equitable Street, Milnrow. Matthew and his family lived at number 33 in 1911. Most of the unsolved mysteries from my family tree involve "what" "when" or […]
by Stella Budrikis on July 31, 2018 at 11:36 pm
Imagine that a friend gives you a present, rather clumsily wrapped. You know that your friend has very different tastes to yours, in fact, if you were quite […]
by Stella Budrikis on July 13, 2018 at 4:40 am
Here's a paradox - the longer we've been a Christian, the more we come to realise how sinful we really are. We discover that our antagonism towards God runs […]