Tag Archives: Noble Booths

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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Anne of Kiev – Queen Consort of France

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Anna Yaroslavna or Anne of Kiev (between 1024 and 1032 – 1075) – daughter of Yaroslav I the Wise, and Saint Ingegerd Olofsdotter,  both descendants of VIKINGS. (29th Great Grandmother of Carolyn Booth) – (de Montfort Line continued) She became … Continue reading

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Mr Booth takes a very expensive wee wee.

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George Booth ( 2nd Earl Of Warrington) Solid Silver Chamber pot sells at Auction for £10,450 in London in 1984. This silver chamber pot above, weighs just over 1kg and is 7” or 18cm in Diameter with engraved  Booth Coat … Continue reading

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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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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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