Islanders Reunited

I might have IW relations

Friday, June 20, 2014

LETTERS From Gwen Appleton, Southampton:
I wonder if any of your readers can help me find out more about my great grandfather, Samuel Fowler, who had a department store in Union Street.

Searching for family

Monday, February 17, 2014

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Richard Berry, Lower Penlean House, Ponsanooth, Truro, Cornwall, TR3 7JB, e-mail theoldpole@gmail.com:
Does anyone know my family? I lost their address having a clear out when my mother died.

Looking for Ormond Huggins

Friday, February 7, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Michael Huggins, 320-3070 Rotary Way, Burlington, Ontario, Canada, L7M 0H1, e-mail: michaelhuggins@ymail.com.
I AM trying to locate my dad, Ormond Clifton Huggins, who I believe may have been an IW councillor.

Searching for the Hayles family

Friday, February 7, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Val Roberts (nee Mitchell), Derby, e-mail peter.roberts16@btinternet. com  
I AM trying to locate the Hayles family, who I believe settled on the IW. 

Looking for long-lost pal

Thursday, February 6, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITED From Thomas Randerson, Derby, e-mail tommyranderson@hotmail. co.uk:
I AM trying to trace a long-lost friend, Ann Powell. We were friends around 1967 to 1985 in Wigston Magna, Leicester. 

Italian connection

Thursday, February 6, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Rose Chiverton, Ipswich, e-mail rose@chivertonr.freeserve.co.uk:
CAN anyone help with details about the family of a man I met in Italy?

Praise for school teacher

Thursday, February 6, 2014

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom Graham Farrell JP, 65 Windermere Drive, Maghull, Liverpool, Merseyside, L31 9BG:
I AM trying to contact my old school teacher, Eric Highnett,  who I think retired to the IW.

Where is Alison?

Friday, October 11, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Patrick Shaw, Llanelli, Carmarthenshire, e-mail jaypatshaw@btinternet.com
I AM trying to contact a lady who would have been a teenager in the 1950s. Her name then was Alison Light and she lived in East Cowes. Her grandfather lived in Mill Hill Road, in West Cowes.

Are you related to the Newport Groundsells?

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Simon Wrigley, 4 Geva St, Givatyime, 53316, Israel. simonwrigley576@gmail.com
I AM trying to trace family members of the Groundsell family who lived in Newport.

Memorabilia to return

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Mrs D. M. McLoughlin, Knockraheen, Much Birch, Herefordshire, HR2 8HX:
I AM seeking descendants of J. Gaisford, who lived at Galveston, Victoria Avenue, Shanklin, in 1907. They would have had connections with Little Birch, Herefordshire, at that time.

Tracing Hulse family

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Michael J Hutchinson, Birmingham, e-mail michael.hutchinson@blueyonder.co.uk, telephone 0121 624 2149:
I AM trying to trace any family members of Thomas James Hulse, 1926-1977, and Hilda Merle Hulse, nee Pownall, 1927-2001.

Searching from Spain

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Sheila Broughton, Spain, e-mail thomassheila26@gmail.com, telephone 0034617277621:
I AM looking for my long-lost family living on the IW.

Carisbrooke pupils sought

Friday, September 13, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Pam Gustar, Newport:
WE are organising another reunion of the Carisbrooke High School (Class of 78) on Saturday, September 28, but need help tracing/contacting ex pupils/staff.

Priory memories

Friday, September 13, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITEDFrom Michael Baker, Fareham, Hampshire:FIFTY years ago this week, I started at Priory Boys School.

Help with tracing birth relatives

Friday, June 28, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Julia Feast, British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF), London:
SEARCHING your family history and discovering your roots is of great interest to many people.

Baby sold for £100

Friday, June 21, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Lesley Ann Green, Warley, West Midlands:
I WOULD be very grateful if any of your readers could help in my family tree research.

Mr Clark search

Friday, June 7, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Peter and Mary French, 16 Cotman Road, Colchester, Essex CO3 4QL:
WE are searching for Mr Clark, an old workmate who we last saw in the Seventies or Eighties.

Beauty pageant picture sought

Friday, May 31, 2013

LETTERS From Mrs Mary Bairstow, 2A Atkins Road, Applecross, Western Australia, e-mail: mbairsto@bigpond.net.au
CAN you help to track down a photo from a past Shanklin Regatta?

Seeking the Terrey family

Friday, May 24, 2013

ISLANDER REUNITEDFrom the Rev Philip Cook, The Manse, South Street, Portslade, Brighton, BN41 2LE: I AM seeking information on the family of Frances Eleanor Terrey, nee Clarke, (1857-1930) of 12 Ann’s Hill Road, Gosport, and her daughter and family, Mrs Norman Webb, of that same address, pre Second World War.

Looking for relatives

Friday, May 24, 2013

ISLANDERS REUNITED From Joan Dutton, 14 Corsair Circuit, Bray Park, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. E-mail jljdutton@bigpond.com
I AM the daughter of William Edward Wyatt, born in Newport in 1904.

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