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A Who’s Who of Your Ancestral Saints

A Who’s Who of Your Ancestral SaintsBy Alan J. KomanGenealogical Publishing Company, 2010ISBN: 978-0-8063-1824-0Publisher’s Synopsis: For anyone interested in his or her own genealogical links to medieval Europe and early Christianity, this book offers an extraordinary opportunity. For the first time, the lives of 275 early European saints are retold and accompanied by lineages connecting those saints to twenty-four of the great men and women of medieval Europe (see below for a list of saints).
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Why we are asking for your support on Patreon

Recently we launched a Patreon campaign to give users the chance to support Our Site. Here are the reasons why we are asking for your support.When Our Site was launched in 2008 we wanted to be a site to make it easier for people to access resources about the Middle Ages. We wanted to fill a niche in the online world, and show what were learning about the past, and how people are making use of that past in the present.
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The Stewart Earls of Orkney and the History of Orkney and Shetland

The Stewart Earls of Orkney and the History of Orkney and ShetlandPeter AndersonNorthern Studies: Volume 29 (1992)AbstractThe Northern Isles have their own national, or at any rate quasi-national, historical tradition. It is quite separate from that of Scotland, though it is clearly connected to it; and it offers parallels to the nineteenth-century growth in historical consciousness elsewhere in the British Isles.
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