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The website is regularly updated with newly discovered information and also with corrections and amendments contributed by members of our Adamthwaite mailing list.
The updates for the past few years are shown below
Sep 2020 - corrections made to Miscellany article about Thomas Garrett
Dec 2019 - new page in Miscellany section: An Adamthwaite Anthology
Dec 2019 - update to the page about Emma Adamthwaite
Jan 2019 - correction of some formatting errors
august 2018 - Miscellany article for William Mackever Adamthwaite updated
may 2018 - update (front page) announcing winner of Prize Draw
may 2018 - updated page about one-name studies
april 2018 - circulated Newsletter concerning new General Data Protection Regulations
april 2018 - update to our yDNA results page
february 2018 - updates to the story about John Smith
august 2017 - added latest Newsletter, which was circulated to all members via Mail Chimp
may 2017 - added a PayPal Donation button to the DNA Funding page - even small donations will help us to offer subsidised yDNA tests to more males representing different lines of Adamthwaites
may 2017 - new member Steve has written and recorded a song recounting the history of one branch of the Yellow line of Adamthwaites - why not listen to it whilst browsing the photos on the 'Around Ravenstonedale' photo gallery?
april 2017 - new photo of Adamthwaite farm added to History page (thanks Anthony!) and also a link to Anthony's 'Wander in the Howgills' on the Ravenstonedale photos page.
march 2017 - 1939 Register updated, Eng & Wales Births and Deaths spreadsheets updated
march 2017 - new Miscellany article added on possible DNA connection to Sequoia
march 2017 - yDNA results updated
february 2017 - find out how to transfer Ancestry DNA test results to Family Tree DNA absolutely free, so that you can join our Adamthwaite DNA Project
january 2017 - updated contact details and set up new mailing list to communicate with members
august 2016 - corrections to article on Rev John of Winton
july 2016 - archive copy of whole website created on The Guild of One-name Studies web server. The copy will be available in perpetuity at adamthwaite.one-name.net - please note that the archived site will only be updated occasionally, so for the most recent version you are advised to continue to use the present website (though this one will disappear when I am no longer able to maintain it!)
june 2016 - updates to WW1 details on Adamthwaites in Uniform
April 2016 - date of latest update added to front page, along with banner for Guild Award of Excellence
April 2016 - added details of Adamthwaites in Tithe Records to 'Other Records' in Resource section
Feb 2016 - updates completed and backup copy of old site deleted
Jan 2016 - work to deal with formatting errors on all pages created with migration to HTML, reinstating photo galleries which were also all lost, general updating and tidying of website
Dec 2015 - website transferred to HTML version to allow compatibility with tablets and other mobile devices - new banner and layout
Nov 2015 - photos added to VIOLET Gallery
July 2015 - new info added to Miscellany article Tragedy, bigamy and intrigue
May 2015 - updated DNA results
Jan 2015 - updates to Adamthwaites in Military records
Nov 2014 - updates to BMD and Census spreadsheets
June 2014 - new Miscellany article about Bob's chair
Feb - April 2014 - BMD spreadsheets, Census spreadsheets, Passenger Lists all updated. I have been gradually updating all the spreadsheets on the site to reflect the fact that we now have TEN lines of Adamthwaites. This is a very slow process, but I will get there eventually!)
21 jul 2012 - Historical Directory entries updated, information added for Adamthwaites in Hearth Tax Records and Births in Eng and Wales 1570 - 1837 updated with more information known about various individuals