I’ve written 3 scripts which can enhance the TNG homepage. These show

The number of places in the tree, and the number geo coded
The media types in the tree and gives the number of each type
A tag cloud of the most popular surnames

Isabella Murrell

William Murrell, grandfather of Isabella Murrell William Murrell married Sarah Horlock at St. Catherine Cree Church, Leadenhall Street, London in the 4th quarter of 1789. The Archbishop of Canterbury granted them a marriage license on 27 October 1789, which was rather a high level authorisation. While he lived inside the City of London, she was from Rettendon in Essex and in order to avoid a three week delay while banns were called in both parishes, the couple obtained the license from the archbishop. We do not know why William and Sarah chose this speedy means rather than waiting for banns to be called. We don’t know where William Murrell was born or any thing about his family

First names

TNG is good at displaying surnames but had no facility to list first names in a similar manner. For TNG versions 8 & 9 i cobbled some code together that displayed first names, and first & middle names in a similar manner

Timeline

TNG Genealogy is a powerful PHP and MySQL based application that displays family trees, it has lots of built in features. However, one of the good things about it is […]

Family Tree

Most of the family names I’m interested in come from Essex, making it very easy to research them as I live in Essex (although I must admit my Mother has done most of the research 🙂 ). The main exception to this is Stein, which is of course German. My Stein ancestors seem to have originated in Koblenz, which is roughly midway between Cologne & Frankfurt. By the 1880’s they had moved up to Yorkshire & Lancashire in the

Flying the Ark

Photos taken by Ken Willingale during the 1970/1 commission of HMS Ark Royal IV. The days when the UK had a Navy, and the Fleet Air Arm showed the Crabs* […]

TNG - Search Media by Owner & Date

TNG Genealogy is a powerful PHP and MySQL based application that displays family trees, it has lots of built in features. However, one of the good things about it is […]