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It all began in 1853. Thomas Ralph Douse was born in England that year. He was the youngest of eight brothers. The brothers scattered to various parts of the world, apparently. One, according to family hear­say, went to Canada. He may well have been the builder of great sailing ships, whose name was Douse and who is recorded in the history of ship building In Prince Edward Island. However, this has not been documented. Thomas Ralph Douse was the writer’s grandfather. Later, after my father died he became both Grandfather and Father to me and to my older brother, Jack. He was wonderful to me and I loved him dearly all my life. Grandpa Douse neither smoked nor partook of alcoholic beverages. as a host, however, he always had the finest wines on hand for his guests. His hobby was music. He played the organ with the touch and skill of a gifted musician, also the piano. He might well have become a successful musician and composer. Instead, he chose the hazardous life of an entre­preneur. I suspect, because it offered more challenge and greater financial rewards when successful.

My father, Leonard Ralph Douse, was a graduate of Cambridge Uni­versity with a Master’s Degree in Science. His special field was analytical chemistry. His occupation, at the time of his marriage to my mother in 1901, was doing research work in his field for the British Government. In Grandpa Douse’s view, however, he was a nobody, a ‘mere’ civil servant. His father, at that time was not too enthusiastic about his eldest son’s career. My father also had a sister, Ella, what a wonderful aunt, adviser and teacher she became to me many years later. They also had a younger brother, Willie, and sonic six to eight years later, another sister, named Doris. Doris was only six years older than I and was more like an older sister than an aunt.

Why you should make your family tree

In order to evolve as individuals we must have a sense of direction in life, and the best way to achieve it is to understand where we are coming from. There is no better way to do that than to search your family history, learn about your genealogical past and discover exactly which evolutional steps led to your current existence. With today’s modern technology it is easier than ever before to find out more about your past through the power of the internet. It is considered that 6 out of 10 users go online each year in their quest to rummage through the personal accounts of family members that were not accessible just a few decades ago.

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