William Henry EAGLAND and family

This amazing and wonderful old photo we found just after moving to Beaminster, in a fabulous old antique shop down near the coast, it was mostly full of ‘junk’ but I love places like that, lots of dirt and dust, stuff all piled up, such a treasure trove !! You just never know what you’ll…

UPDATE on Frances Phillip Bedingfeld

UPDATE 2nd June 2016 A few weeks ago I was contacted by a lovely chap called Mark from Burke’s Peerage, he had spotted my blog about Francis Phillip Bedingfeld and knew the descendants.  Link here to Burke’s Peerage website   http://www.burkespeerage.com/  So after several emails back and forth, and direct correspondence with Sir Alastair, this…

Francis Phillip Bedingfeld, born 1817.

Just a small CDV card, but a name written on the back !! I have found a likely match to the above photo… Francis Phillip Bedingfeld born on 9 May 1817 in Catsfield, Sussex. Christened on 11 June 1817 in Catsfield, Sussex, parents were Frances Phillip Bedingfeld (An army man, living in Kent on 1841…