Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

4/4/2006

Farnham Royal (including Seer Green, Salt Hill, and Hedgerley Dean)

“Farnham Royal (Slough, 3 m.) is a growing village on the upper slopes of the Thames Valley. After the Conquest the manor was given to Bertrand de Verdon on the condition of providing a glove and putting it on the king’s right hand at the coronation, and supporting his right arm, while the royal sceptre was in his hand, and from this tenure by Grand Sergeantry, Farnham obviously received the epithet of ‘Royal’..” for more click here

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