Blencowe Families’ Association Newsletter Vol. 24 No. 1 February 2009

Your reactions to “Were Adam's ancestors Norman, Scottish or Egyptian?

I had expected to receive comments on the suggestion that Adam de Blencow, his full name being John Fitz Adam de Blencow of Greystoke. None came.

However the following statement set the tone of many responses on other aspects of the article. Celtic ancestors might be acceptable, but as for Egyptians! ‘Whow!’

I have included a range of opinions:

Thank you for all your carefully considered responses.


updated: 26 February 2009