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.
St Osyth in Essex
by Unknown on May 26, 2019 at 12:23 pm
The strangely-named village of St Osyth lies about twelve miles (19 km) from Colchester, heading south-east towards the coast of Essex in southern Englad. It's named after a […]
by Unknown on May 2, 2019 at 7:05 am
In this series of posts on places where my ancestors once lived, we now travel across many counties, from Lancashire in the north-west of England to Colchester, in the […]
by Unknown on June 4, 2019 at 3:38 am
"May the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, and the love of God, and the fellowship of the Holy Spirit be with you all." (2 Corinthians 13:14) I once […]
What does it mean to trust God?
by Unknown on April 1, 2019 at 9:05 am
Trust is important in any relationship. But there are two levels of trust. The first involves our expectation that the other person will do us good rather than […]