Every family has a collection of myths that are passed down the generations. Testing these tales against historical records has shown them to contain at least a grain of truth. Researching the lives of ancestors has revealed previously unknown tales that can now become part of this family's folklore.

Families included in this web site are:

  • Adams & Onion of Birmingham Coming soon...
  • Coulson & Stiff of Hitcham, Suffolk Coming soon...
  • Wilson of Clent, Wannerton, Churchill, Claverley and Bromsgrove
Albert Walter Coulson

The War Hero - Albert Walter Coulson

Decorated with the Military Medal for bravery in World War I

Mary Louisa Wilson

The Heiress - Mary Louisa Wilson

We knew she inherited a fortune, but not the identify of her benefactor or how she was reduced to feeding her children on bread and dripping.