Subscribe via Email
Top Posts & Pages
- My Tragic Boyd Blood
- The Puzzling "White Indians" Who Loved Their Abductors.
- What was Lost in the Blue Ridge
- Blue Ridge: How Would I Like Eviction?
- Blue Ridge: Oh, How They Lived!
- The Grandmother I Never Knew
- What Really Happened?
- Gypsies, Maligned and Misaligned
- My Mysterious Mary Margaret Magdalene Meadows
Tag Archives: Pilgrim
First names, like eye color, tend to run in families. In my (ex) brother-in-law’s family, every first son is James, every second son is John. It has been like that for generations. He broke the tradition by a hair, naming … Continue reading
My seventh great grandmother was Fear Brewster, daughter of Elder William Brewster of Mayflower fame. Fear’s siblings were named Love, Wrestling, Patience, and Jonathan. Jonathan was apparently named before the Brewsters got their hands on the Geneva Bible, which became … Continue reading