RUSSIA...There's something about Cyril March 23rd 2020 My Great Uncle Cyril stowed on a ship as a lad...discovered and made cabin boy...arrived in Canada and spawned.
Met him on a visit to Australia where he enchanted me with the way he said "Hi"...or was it his 17 year old granddaughter that caught my eye?
One of his daughters represented Canada in the Winter Olympics in Curling..."What's that?" I remember asking.
He smoked a p ... read more
Europe » Russia » Centre » Vologda Oblast Founded in the 12th century, the Principality of Muscovy, was able to emerge from over 200 years of Mongol domination (13th-15th centuries) and to gradually conquer and absorb surrounding principalities. In the early 17th century, a new Romanov Dynas... ... read more