December 2006
Contents 1
Letter from the Chairman 2
Births 4
Marriages 5
Deaths 6
Family History Events in 2007 7
Miscellaneous Notes and Queries 8
M.N.Q.45.1 J. Dalton, Zoologist. 8
M.N.Q.45.2 James Dalton, Highwayman. 8
M.N.Q.45.3 Two Irish Dalton Lines. 8
M.N.Q.45.4 A Hampton, NH Family of Ice Cutters & Cullers of Staves. 9
Daltons along the Staffordshire and Worcester Canal by Lavinia Hemingway 10
Elizabeth Dalton, Transported to Australia 13
Dalton Brothers of the Eighteenth Century by Michael Cayley 14
A Dalton in the Irish Troubles by David Dalton Edwards 17
Introduction to Gladys Collins’ Story by her niece Maureen Collins 25
Gladys Collins’ Story (part 1) 27
Uneventful Lives Updated by Audrey Dalton 33
Australia Meeting, Sydney, 29th April 2006 35
News from America by Millicent V. Craig, our American Secretary 36
Minutes of the Annual General Meeting 39
Book Reviews 44
New Members 44
Change of Address 48
Poets Corner 48