This is a genealogical biography of the parents, siblings and descendants of the Rev John Maylard, (Hereford 1816 - Bingley 1896), and their relationship to the author. The book describes the exploits of John himself, and his family including ...
Australian convicts, United States immigrants, a tragic death and a family reunion after 125 years. Primary research has been carried out by the author in the Hereford, Burnley and Cottingley areas. Incorporated into the book is a considerable amount of genealogical material kindly provided by current family members and the first biography of John Maylard 'From Prison to Pulpit' written by the Rev. Thoseby at the time of John Maylard's death in 1896.