I found this image in association with my 14th Great Grandfather Sir James Horseley DeLaval 1423-1492. Rather nice. Genealogy romanticized.
Another Castle August 11, 2017
Thurland Castle Lancashire England associated with my 16th Great Grandmother Lady Elizabeth Tunstall 1410-1476
Ancestor Tree Keeps Growing March 30, 2017
15th century ancestor, John Prater, my 12th Great Grandfather
Prater Castle, Wiltshire
Tracing My Irish Ancestors December 3, 2016
This is quite intriguing. I found this picture of Kilkenny Castle in relation to my 14th and 15th Great Grandparents. More to be discovered but in the meantime I feel quite justified in flying the Irish flag – and wearing green.
from our deck in Seattle
in Dublin 10 years ago, modeling my green knitting in the back garden
More Castles And Knights And Lady Janets October 17, 2016
My genealogy research is leading me to all sorts of fascinating information.
For example: Beeston Castle is an English Heritage site built on the remains of an Iron Age hill fort
Lady Janet de Bradshaw, 1365-1420, wife of Sir Adam Knight de Bostock, 1363-1420, were my 18th Great Grandparents.
St Donat’s Castle Glamorganshire Wales October 16, 2016
Isn’t it gorgeous?
Home to some of my ancestors. History!
Family Connections – Castles In Scotland October 11, 2016
In my genealogy research I am finding several interesting connections. I’m trying to trace each branch as far as possible. Right now I’m in the midst of several 17th and 18th GreatGrandparents and I’m finding links to two castles in Scotland, pictured below.
Merchiston Castle Tower, Edinburgh, home to the Napier family
Wemyss Castle, home to the Livingston Family