Tag Archives: England

Capt. John King, my 9th great grandfather

Continuing with the King family, I will talk about Capt. John King today.  John King, my 9th ggf, came to America with at least two brothers, Ralph and Thomas.  John was captain of the ship Falcon and was involved in … Continue reading

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Downton Abby

I usually don’t get started watching a series on TV, but Downton Abby totally sucked me in.  I love history, especially from this period in England.  Perhaps it is because most of my relatives were still over there during this … Continue reading

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Hand Embroidery

I received a message from someone at Hand & Lock, an embroidery firm in England.  Their website is most interesting.  I had no idea that an entire firm would be devoted to embroidery! They recommended this book as the best … Continue reading

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