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A weblog, mostly about knitting but other topics appear

Another Ancestor To Note April 11, 2018

5a9226dd-feab-4d6e-9392-ad682907facd  The Sherington Coat of Arms      Sir Henry Sherington 1430-1497       He was my 14th Great Grandfather

 

Genealogy Miscellany April 10, 2018

Archers   Medieval  Archers

14589ced-cc0e-4017-a727-5c35b5829768  Manning Coat of Arms

9e77a57a-cd8e-47f9-beb1-3b014473ec1e  Burial ground at Nedging in Suffolk England

 

Brooke COA – Coat of Arms February 4, 2018

Filed under: Ancestors,Ancestry,Coat of Arms,Genealogy — Janet @ 11:24 pm

e83b3234-3007-4926-87ef-b2de4ee8d47b  This COA traces back to my 15th Great Grandmother, or thereabouts.  Lady Joan Brooks.

 

Coats of Arms January 25, 2018

5d544c39-b6b5-4600-a7f7-9e6e2a02ab0c            e079e9f4-cbc1-4133-89a2-5fb080cd986d

I seem to be fascinated by these – works of art.  Here are 2 more I found recently in my genealogy research.

 

Coat Of Arms – An Art Form November 19, 2017

Filed under: Ancestors,Coat of Arms,Genealogy — Janet @ 9:20 pm

b51db1f3-a10e-40dc-b930-140da0bf2e2f  Gerard Coat of Arms     Sir Peter Gerard was my 15th Great Grandfather

 

A Coat of Arms, again November 2, 2017

Filed under: Ancestors,Coat of Arms,Family Crests,Genealogy,Heraldry — Janet @ 1:11 pm

Grey COA  Grey Coat of Arms     Sir John Grey, my 12th Great Grandfather, 1527-1564, was the Uncle of Queen Lady Jane Grey.

 

 

 

 

Prowse Coat Of Arms August 9, 2017

COA Prowse  Coat of Arms      Agnes Prowse, my 10th Great Grandmother.  1575-1622