Tuesday, April 5, 2016

A - Z April Blogging - B for a Beedle, a Bellman and a Bard

B is for a Beedle, a Belman and a Bard



I am running a little behind schedule in the April A-Z blogging challenge, however, I have a wonderful excuse, which is the birth  seven days ago of a beautiful new grandson. I am completely besotted with all 9 lb 11 oz and 59 cm of him! But a new baby in the family does mean for this Oma, less time for blogging and more time for cuddles so for my 'B' post today, I am linking here to a blog that I wrote in 2011 entitled "A Beedle, a Bellman and a Bard". I belive it is worth resurrecting a post from time to time if  the information contained within is still relevant. This particular post shows how and what I discovered about my 6th great grandfather, Edward Manton through a search of Google books.  For those who have read my post in the past, I hope you will enjoy the revisit and for those who are new to my blog I hope you are inspired to search google books for information about your ancestors. And now....grandmother 'duties' beckon.....


5 comments:

  1. Many congratulations on the birth of your grandson!

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  2. Congrats on your grandson! My first child is due within a few weeks. I can relate with the excitement!

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  3. How exciting for your family...congratulations!

    My first grandson is due in July and he has already been named "Braxton", so very fitting for your B theme today. :)

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