Tag Archives: Carolyn Booth

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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We just love the Vikings,

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Carolyn Booth is a Viking Descendant, which I am very excited about since I have been a huge fan of the Vikings since I was a small boy. Now I am married to a Viking… very cool. 10 Things You … Continue reading

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Cobbers Corner – Fromelles

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Percy Cecil Booth Australian Army’s Single Bloodiest Day of War The Battle of Fromelles  – The 100 year Remembrance Anniversary in 2016 is approaching for this disastrous battle which sadly cost over 5000 lives in a single day and night. … Continue reading

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The Carolingians

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“Carolingian” – The meaning of  – medieval Latin ” Karolingi” – An altered form of Old High German – “Karling” meaning “descendent of Charles” derives from the latinised name of Charles Martel – The English female equivalent is Carolyn or … Continue reading

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Guy de Beauchamp – Medieval Celebrity & Royal Intrigue

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He had the elegant name, was one of the richest men of his time,  was possibly the second greatest knight in English history, was the 10th Earl of Warwick, a highly decorated & rewarded noble,  he was a descendant of … 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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