Monthly Archives: April 2014

Connecting back to Sir Isaac Newton – can you help?

One of the great joys of this project is being able to share the stories from people who have managed to trace back their ancestry to almost the time of Sir Isaac Newton himself. Perhaps someone out there may be … Continue reading

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Looking for Newton Family Connections? Tools and tips to get you started online

Local Grantham historian Ruth Crook recently offered up some useful advice on where to start looking if you think you are related to the Newton family tree. Whilst he had no direct descendants, Sir Isaac Newton came from a large … Continue reading

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A Stokoe’s Connection?

Dorthy Melvin recently go in touch with us with the following story about her family research and the Stokoes connections:  ‘I’ve been trying for years to find my family to Sir Isaac Newton here is what I have. My great … Continue reading

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World Newton expert will boost Newton Tree Party!

One of the world’s leading experts on Isaac Newton, Professor Rob Iliffe, will bring his unique knowledge to both the Gravity Fields Festival and its Newton Tree Party activity. He will be joined by Sarah Dry, author of the forthcoming … Continue reading

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