You may choose to find out a bit about my growing up or about some of the things below that I am (or have been) involved or interested in.

I have an incomplete a Family History record on line and a more detailed Hance History. But this web presentation gives no clues to the fun I've had in the never-easy search for ancestors. Nor does it suggest in any way the enjoyment I get in learning about them and the places where they lived.

Links to things that interest or involve me:

  • A week in Britain in Aug-Sep 2003

  • I've started making "Artist Trading Cards" and having a lot of fun with them

  • My cousin John Davenport has a site named jdportraits.

  • I developed in 1995 and maintained for 14 years the web site for Explorit Science Center in Davis. In 2009 the Center staff took over and created a new site using a Plone contact management system. Some of the material that I created during the 14 years is still available.

  • I have learned a bit of JavaScript - if you wish you may take a detour into my JavaScript Test Site!

  • For two years I was a member of the Youth & Education Subcommittee of the City of Davis 1994-6 General Plan Update;

  • and was a member for many years of the Davis Community Network (DCN)

  • and I occasionally volunteered for DCN as a trainer/instructor for general Q&A sessions and WebPage making courses for which I developed some Internet Help pages.

  • As A DCN Project I helped to organise, and to co-lead for ten years, an Internet Users Group. One of the group's projects is augmenting an annotated list (annotated by Club Members) of Search Engines that I started in April 1999.

I was involved years ago in the foundation of:


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