I have found and studied the will of Rosa Somers VOSS, younger daughter of Capt. Edward VOSS. I am satisfied that this is proof that her father Capt. Edward VOSS was the brother of George VOSS (d). Continue reading The Will of Rosa Somers VOSS
Looks like error in report in Sherborne Mercury
We have all accepted that Caroline VOSS (a) bapt 5 Jan 1800 in Winterbourne Came was the daughter of William VOSS (j) and Elizabeth HANCOCK (b), and that she married William Benjamin HANCOCK (b) bapt 11 Oct 1807. Continue reading Caroline VOSS (a) of Winterbourne Came mystery
My genealogical database is managed in Reunion on a Macintosh. From time to time I place both a public and full snapshot of the database on this website for others to consult, but had not done this for sometime. The on-line versions have now had a major update, with over 1000 extra persons added.
The layout has also improved and it is now possible to view and navigate a five-generation pedigree chart for each person, which helps visualise how they fit in.
My GGGrandfather Sir John RICHARDSON (SJR), when not exploring the arctic, was a medical officer in naval hospitals. In 1838 he was appointed physician at the Royal Naval Hospital Haslar. During his seventeen years there he pioneered many reforms, including improvements in hygiene, the introduction of general anaesthesia and professional nursing.
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