I’ve always been enamored with Cornwall and southern England. Little did I know, when I first started researching the Seatons in my Nelson’s Tea Series, that several of my own family surnames traced back to Cornwall. (Isn’t it phenomenal when instinct leads to particular places, eras, events, and even names in the stories that authors’ write?)
Cornwall and Devon have rich and colorful histories which include Druids, legendaryAvalon, and Roman, Saxon, Norman, and Norse invasions. Think The Last Kingdom, featuring sexay Alexander Dreymon, and Exeter, noted in the dreaded Doomsday Bookand the Duchy of Cornwall.
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