Whitby North Yorkshire

I have a collection of old books I have picked up while research my family history. Whitby is where my ancestors on my father’s side came from. On my mother’s side from South Yorkshire. I was born in Essex. So my heart is in Yorkshire while my feet are in Essex.
Here’s an interesting piece from The Whitby Repository dated June 1868
This doesn’t sound like a visitation of God to me… 🤔 Sounds more like a case of poisoning to me.

What an amazing plot line!


    1. That’s why I think it would made a great plot. It does make you wonder if someone blamed her for a death. Doctors were expensive in those day. No NHS. Whitby had many poor people. Being a herbalist she would have known a lot about plants. I think someone got away with murder.

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