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From: John <>
Subject: Re: Was Rose, wife of Michael Beresford, a Knyvett or a Fitzwilliam?
Date: Sun, 6 Feb 2011 16:23:26 -0800 (PST)
On Feb 6, 3:55 pm, wrote:
> In a message dated 2/6/2011 3:51:21 PM Pacific Standard Time,
> > Are you suggesting that Henry Beresford of Alsop, who had at least the
> > two daughters indicated above, is descended from either Michael or
> > Nicholas Beresford that John B. mentioned in the first post in this
> > thread? If so, what's your source for this?
> Nothing so direct. Rather this thread make me look at the Beresford's I
> have in my database and do some poking around online, where I discovered a
> source connecting the people I mentioned in my post.
> So the thread indirectly helped me make a Beresford connection which was
> evidently known, just not to me.
If your "poking around online" led you to conclude that Henry
Beresford of Alsop was descended from either Nicholas or Michael
Beresford mentioned earlier, you may want to be aware that the
Beresford book I mentioned in another post places Henry in an entirely
different branch of the family.