Hello and welcome to my little corner of the Internet where I dedicate some space to my unusual surname.

I’m not the only one out there, of course and if you really want to know more about the history of this splendid surname then my cousin Peter is the best person to ask. He has a genealogical site dedicated to the name at:


For my part I’ve helped introduce two new members of the line. They're all grown up now and I have even greyer hair …

The car, a VW Beetle of 1972 vintage, was my first and one I was in the process of restoring when this winter photo was taken.

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