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&Read Pdf ⇰ History of Gibbs of Fenton in Dartington, County Devon ✖ Excerpt From History Of Gibbs Of Fenton In Dartington, County DevonThe History Is Written Mainly For The Information Of My Own Family Who Claim Descent From These People, Though There Are Two Points About It Which Give It Perhaps Than Private Interest The First Is That, Owing To The Wealth Of Ancient Records In This Country, It Has Been Possible To Trace The Genealogy Of An Ordinary County Family For Years Without The Comparatively Modern Assistance Of Church Registers And The Second Is That, So Far As It Goes, It Gives An Indication Of The Social Life Of The Well To Do Class During That PeriodThe History Of Kings Is No Doubt Of General Interest Than The History Of Squires, But, Especially At This Period, It Suffers From The Great Disadvantage That Contemporary Evidence Is Often Of A Partisan Character Thus One Can Hardly Expect To Obtain An Unprejudiced Account Of The Character Of Richard II And Richard III From The Followers Of Henry IV And Henry VIIThe History Of Country Gentlemen, However, Though Not So Exciting, Generally Has The Merit Of Being True And It Seems To Me That, If Those Interested In Genealogy Would Publish Their Researches In Detail, Much Information As To The Early Social Life Of The Country Could Be Collated And A Correct Idea Could Be Formed Concerning It Than We Have At PresentIt Is Evident That The Gibbs Family Of F Enton In Dartington, Co Devon, Increased In Wealth And Importance Between And , Which Period Includes Some Of The Most Troubled Times Of English History And The Records Of This Family Support The View That The Rebellion Of The Duke Of Lancaster Henry IV About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At ForgottenbooksThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works