Category Archives: Wootton Bassett

  1. And then there’s Frisweth

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    March 26, 2017 by auntkatefirmin

    While still working on piecing together the relationships of the Bath, Horsell, Parsons, and related families I was distracted by …
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  2. The mystery of Christian Bath

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    March 22, 2017 by auntkatefirmin

    Could Christian, Edith, and Robert Bath have been the surviving siblings in their family? Leaving aside the issue of how …
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  3. Christian, Edith, and John

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    March 7, 2017 by auntkatefirmin

    With many thanks to Bernard Casimir of Australia we have some clues about Edith, the wife of Henry Horsell of …
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  4. Back to the Blackfords

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    April 3, 2016 by auntkatefirmin

    Now that some theories have been set out about the Skull and Horsell families, I thought I’d turn back to …
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  5. The Will of Bartholomew Horsell proved 1783

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    March 24, 2016 by auntkatefirmin

    I will post the transcription here and comments in a second post. I have indicated words that were abbreviated with …
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  6. Sorting the Bartholomews

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    March 22, 2016 by auntkatefirmin

    Bartholomew seems to be the favorite name in the early Horsell families, although Ruben was also pretty common. If I …
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  7. The tax I love

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    March 14, 2016 by auntkatefirmin

    No, I’m not fond of paying taxes or preparing the paperwork for annual income taxes, and I’m certain my ancestors …
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