Henry Tarrant – and why blogging works!
I thought Ari’s 5x great-grandfather, Henry Tarrant, was born in about 1793 in Hurstbourne Tarrant, Hampshire. Hurstbourne Tarrant But that wasn’t quite right, as the story shows. As I start this blog post I don’t yet know who his parents were. There is a family story that perhaps his name wasn’t originally Tarrant, so there is a bit of a mystery that I’d like to solve. The first record we have for him is his marriage, to Elizabeth Liddiard, on 5 Oct 1823. Wiltshire, England,