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Although this book (and the series it comes from) is rather out-dated trademark wise, the amazing story of a family starting with its matriarch and patriach completely to the 5 generation is invaluable.

I have just met up with a beautiful American family who are at the start of a family adventure. They are spending a year in Spain #WABAS

from walesonline

Welsh mansion, lived in by same family for 300 years, going under hammer

Historic Welsh mansion, which was lived in by the same family for 300 years, up for auction

Diana was born in the late afternoon on July 1, 1961, in Sandringham, Norfolk.] She was the fourth of five children of the Viscount and Viscountess Althorp (née Frances Roche, later Shand Kydd). The Spencer family was hoping for a male heir to carry on the Spencer title (their third child, a boy, died soon after birth). The Spencer family is one of Great Britain's oldest and most important families, closely allied with the royal family for several generations.

Gill raved about the Whiteoak Family books by Canadian author Mazo de la Roche. They are also known as the Jalna Saga, and there's lots of books in the series, so get reading!