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Walter Booth – Lay Reader

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Walter Booth was born in 1867 , the 4th son born to James and Sarah (Cutmore) Booth Of Edensor, Barraba NSW.  He was a tall man for his time at 5ft 11″. Walter was a farmer and Lay Reader – … Continue reading

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Booth’s Uprising – 1659

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Booth’s Uprising – 1659 During the uncertainty that followed the resignation of Richard Cromwell and the ending of the Protectorate in 1659, a new Royalist conspiracy to overthrow the republican government of England was formulated. In March 1659, warrants were … Continue reading

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Magna Carta Sureities

The Magna Carta  of 1215 , most likely the most important document in history. I was surprised to learn that Australia has a very rare copy of this document.  see picture above. This came about while doing my Carolyn Booth … Continue reading

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