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Joseph Sachs was born in Germany about 1849; he was likely to have been Jewish and changed his name to Sacks. Caroline Keeler was born in Congleton 1849, both her parents were also German, her [more]

Polish Servicemen at Wrexham Cemetery


The list below gives the details of the 40 Polish Servicemen buried at Wrexham cemetery with Commonwealth War Grave Headstones. Also see Polish Burials at Wrexham Cemetery. 1 Adam, Herman 35 18 January 1947 2 [more]

James JONES – Printer of Wrexham


JAMES JONES was born in Wrexham about 1849 and was the son of Gomer Jones and Mary Jones who were both from Minera. Gomer was a book binder. The family moved from Holt Street to [more]

Prestige Award Winner 2020/21


I am extremely pleased to announce has been successful in winning an award for GRAVE STONE SPECIALIST OF THE YEAR for 2020/21 The judges were impressed with the personal touch, consistency of reviews and [more]

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