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Famous family trees: Sean Bean ›

22 July, 2013

Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. Sean Bean is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. In the noughties, Sean Bean has been most closely associated with fantasy TV series and films like… Read more ›

Famous family trees: Clare Balding ›

10 June, 2013

Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. Clare Balding is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. CLARE BALDING, according to some press pundits, has joined that elite band of celebrities who are known… Read more ›

Famous family trees: Michael Kitchen ›

9 May, 2013

Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. On-screen detective Michael Kitchen is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. Ask 100 people to name their favourite TV detective and I would wager a bet… Read more ›

Famous family trees: Theresa May ›

19 March, 2013

Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. Politician Theresa May is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. Politics and power often run in families and dynasties, but I could find nothing in the… Read more ›

Famous family trees: Kate Winslet ›

20 February, 2013

Welcome to the latest blog in our ‘famous family trees’ series. In this blog series, experienced family historian, Roy Stockdill, investigates the family histories of the famous, both living and dead. Actress Kate Winslet is the subject of Roy’s powers of deduction this month. Her latest film, Movie 43, released last month, has received a panning from the critics, but… Read more ›