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Funeral insurance - not a recent innovation

The idea of paying for your funeral before your die is not a…

Did your family emigrate to Australia during the 1850's?

Did your family emigrate to Australia during the 1850's? If they…

Family photos capture a moment in time....

Family photos such as this one of Willliam Salter, my great great…

Why did Egyptians preserve their dead as 'mummies'?

Egyptians believed that human existence continued after death.…

Arranged marriages in ancient Mesopotamia

In ancient Mesopotamia, arranged marriages were part of the normal…