Monthly Archives: July 2013

Vere Egerton – Elegant Fashion

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Vere Egerton –  (8th Great Grandmother of Carolyn Booth) Was the wife of Sir William Booth (1601- 1636) heir to Dunham Massey until his early death at age 35.  A fascinating portrait of Vere Egerton by Robert Peake and now … Continue reading

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Royal Descent – Gateway Ancestors

Bloodlines – Bilateral and Cognatic Descent Most people would be surprised to learn that many middle class English and also those of English parentage, more than likely have some ancestral link to nobility. For example today there are known to … Continue reading

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Sir Henry Tate – The man who gave London The Tate gallery and gave the world the Sugar Cube

Henry was the son of Agnes Booth – (Carolyn Booths 3rd great grand Aunt) his story is linked in Booth Descendants – Click here to read more. The Lady of Shalott 1888 – John William Waterhouse Presented by Sir Henry … Continue reading

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The Origins of the Booths

The Origins of the Booths – Norman Yes the earliest De Bouthe ( Booth) ancestors were Norman and they knew all about marrying the right people. In the Middle Ages nobility only married nobility. Click Link – Booth Origins – The … Continue reading

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Francis James (Bob) Booth

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Bob Booth  – makes another appearance with a beautiful painting he has done of Circular Quay in Sydney Australia.

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