Thomas and Annie Currell
Hitchin folk walk to Wales
By Chris Allen
Thomas Currell, a farm labourer, born 'The Hill', Hitchin, 1866
Chris Allen - Great Grandson of Thomas
On the right, Annie Currell, born 1863 as Annie Bates in Hitchin. Annie was a Straw Plaiter. On the left holding me is my Nan, Annie Marie Currell, born 1889 at 'The Folly', Hitchin. Photograph taken early 1948
Desperate for work, Thomas walked with his pregnant wife Annie to Wales around 1886.
Thomas died in 1949.
This page was added on 01/04/2010.