Monthly Archives: August 2012

Ringtons & Holbeck Cemetery

Ringtons Tea Company was founded in 1907 by Samuel Smith selling tea from a horse and cart around Newcastle and is still a family business today. In fact many of us in this area are visited every fortnight by the … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , ,

New Zealander Clive discovers even more ancestors in Holbeck Cemetery

 Clive & Merrilee Palmer from New Zealander finally arrived to search for their family tree  and discovered  even more branches !! FOHC member Ken writes the following great blog about the visit ( I was on holiday and sadly missed this … Continue reading

Posted in history | Tagged ,