I have removed the links to the family tree pages created using Ged4Web as I wasn’t maintaining them and they didn’t offer anything over phpGedView. The only link to my family tree database is now http://familydb1.ijhedges.com/phpGedView/index.php It is straight forward … Continue reading →
Following the information that has allowed me to identify my grandfather Henry Hedges and his parents, my brick wall has now disappeared. I’m sure there will be many moments ahead that will seem just as difficult, but for the moment, … Continue reading →
I decided to start a section on my website about the ships and shipping line that Henry Hedges travelled to Africa on. A couple of days ago, I bought a postcard on Ebay of M.V. (Motor Vessel) Accra, which he … Continue reading →
I have finished working on the theme for my new phpGedView database and am now ready to release it. The link on my website has been updated to http://familydb1.ijhedges.com/phpgedview/index.php and the existing accounts have been notified of the change.
I still haven’t got to the bottom of the problem with the statistics module on phpGedView, so have settled with turning the earliest/latest birth/death year off. I have got a theme that I’m quite happy with, it uses the same … Continue reading →
I have been using phpGedView to provide some family members who are interested with access to my full family tree data. It has not been without incidents, a couple of years ago, a security flaw in it allowed my website … Continue reading →
I have updated the Crown Agents page to reflect the fact that Henry Hedges didn’t actually work for them. I have also created a new page for his colonial service, where I have collected all the information that I know … Continue reading →
I have made some changes to the layout of my online family tree pages. This has included splitting the pages up so that only one family is on a page instead of the 10 that were previously on each page. … Continue reading →
I have given this site a makeover. It now uses WordPress, which will make it easier for me to maintain. I’ll try to post updates on my research as I follow leads and search new resources.