Tag Archives: Jenny MacKay

52 Ancestors #39 – On the Farm

Prompt 39, On the Farm straight away takes me to my own family and growing up on the farm at Mumby, near Northampton, Western Australia. I wasn’t one of those daughters of a farmer who worked on the farm.  Advertisements

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Week 45: Flower Girl

When growing up on Mumby Farm, workmen would be hired to help out with the shearing, ploughing, seeding and harvesting.

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Week 42: An Autobiography using Video

There’s a lot to be said about recording your family history for your children and grandchildren to listen to in years to come. I have been really grateful to hear the voices in the recordings I have of my grandmother … Continue reading

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Opening Speeches of the WWI Fallen Soldiers tribute

On the 6th September 2017, the Chapman Valley museum opened the tribute to the WWI Fallen Soldiers from the Upper Chapman District, now known as Chapman Valley. As one of the researchers of this project, I had the privilege of … Continue reading

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