All families have ancestors who did good before leaving this earth. They should be remembered and applauded. There are of course, deceased relatives for reasons only known to them, did not do much good in life, causing family wounds that may not heal. I advise anyone looking into their ancestry, to prepare for the following:…Continue Reading “Reopening Old Family Wounds”

Patrick Coyle 1905-1985

During early to mid 1980s, Mum and I always visited 14 Strathord Street, Sandyhills, Glasgow. The home of my Grandparents Patrick Coyle and Christina Toll. My Grandmother Christina Toll/Toal (1910-1991) sat at one end of the living room. Frail but sound in mind with a typical Glaswegian sense of humour. At the other end of…Continue Reading “Patrick Coyle 1905-1985: The Hard Man From Kilsyth”