Tag Archives: names

What’s in a name? Warnings from our family history…..

Prompted by a short discussion on Twitter with the fabulous @oldpostcards and @CountryBook about the first names our ancestors were given (‘saddled with’ in many cases) I went back through my tree to find patterns or traditional names handed ¬†down … Continue reading

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Vanity thy name is Suzanne.. or how a name can inspire great music

Well it is coming up to Christmas, and if we weren’t snowed in we would be in party mode by now. The cancellation of my Christmas work do yesterday left me at home listening to favourite Christmas songs and checking … Continue reading

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