The following discloses information gathering and dissemination practices for this web site

Effective Date:

The effective date of this policy was 15 May 2009. Last changed: 25 March 2020

Information gathering:

The web server software generates log files of the IP addresses of computers that access this site and of what files they access. These web server logs are retained on a temporary basis and then deleted completely from the server.

This web site also contains a genealogy based site; however no information is gathered via this site. All information displayed here is an extract from a separate database off line and is not a direct part of this web site.

Use of information:

The IP addresses and files accessed help diagnose problems that may occur with the server and to administer the web site by identifying which parts of the site are most heavily used. This information is used to tailor site content to user needs, and to generate aggregate statistical reports. At no time are the site usages by individual IP addresses disclosed.

The IP addresses are not linked to anything personally identifiable. This means that user sessions may be analyzed, but the users remain anonymous. Cookies are not used.

The genealogical individual information displayed on this site is a summary of more detailed information maintained in a separate database off line from this site. To respect the privacy of living individuals only the persons name will be listed in relation to their place in a given family branch; unless I have been given written permission from a given individual to provide more details.


This site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under its control.

This web site may contain links to other web sites. This site is not responsible for the privacy practices or the content of such web sites.

Changes to this policy:

An announcement of any changes to this policy will be posted prominently on the "What's New" page of our web site for one month with an effective date.