Category Archives: Wiltshire

  1. Back to Badbury

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    February 23, 2018 by auntkatefirmin

    Dorothy (Seymour) Blackford was baptized in Chiseldon and born in the hamlet of Badbury. Dorothy’s aunt Elizabeth (Seymour) Gibbons lived …
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  2. Whaight? Really?

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    November 20, 2017 by auntkatefirmin

    Let’s be honest, everyone has experienced that moment of looking and an index or a document and saying – What? …
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  3. Local tastes

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    August 5, 2017 by auntkatefirmin

    I had the good fortune to taste some local honey the other day. The flavor of fireweed honey was simply …
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  4. What is a yeoman?

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    July 11, 2015 by auntkatefirmin

    For some time I’ve been trying to get a handle on the term “yeoman.” Certainly it is possible to get …
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