Category Archives: Wayt

  1. Who Was Jane Weight?

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    April 10, 2016 by auntkatefirmin

    From the first, there was a tantalizing theory based largely on name and location – the wife of Robert Blackford, …
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  2. Where were the Wayts?

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    April 7, 2016 by auntkatefirmin

      Returning to the Blackford family at the time of the death of Robert in 1802 I am proceeding on …
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  3. Henry Horsell’s daughter, Ann Tidd

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    March 12, 2015 by auntkatefirmin

    UPDATE: It appears that Henry’s daughter was indeed Ann Tidd (not Titt or some other variation). While I have not …
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  4. Bunhill Fields Part Two

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    August 3, 2014 by auntkatefirmin

    The question occurred to me – if John Wayt was buried in Bunhill Fields why wasn’t he showing up in …
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  5. Bunhill Fields Discovery

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    August 3, 2014 by auntkatefirmin

    If you have ever read the old Perry Mason books you will recognize a the phrase “take a button and …
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  6. Reflections on the will of John Wayt butcher of Swindon

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    August 2, 2014 by auntkatefirmin

    After reading the will, few things strike me. Firstly, John was a man of 41 who was planning for his …
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  7. The Will of John Wayte, Butcher of Swindon

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    July 31, 2014 by auntkatefirmin

    This is just the will,  I’ll put the comments in a separate post. John Wayte is the great-great-great grandfather of the …
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