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Richard Warren Field - Belated Introduction

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RichardWarrenField
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Location: Tarzana, CA (northwest of Los Angeles)
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Postby RichardWarrenField » Mon September 6th, 2010, 10:46 pm

[QUOTE=LoveHistory;68988]Hi Richard. Any chance you're descended from Richard Warren of Mayflower fame?

I am a DIRECT descendant of Richard Warren (I am related to three of those Mayflower folks). But, I am not named after him. My parents liked the name Richard (so do I), and my paternal grandfather's name was Maurice Warren Field - I got his middle name. My mother's mother started looking into our geneology back around the 1970s and 1980s. She gathered all this information, including that we are (on my mother's side) descendant from Richard Warren. She tracked back the Fosters, also in my line, to pre William the Conqueror over in England. I love the Richard Warren coincidence. And I am pretty impressed when someone is informed enough about the Mayflower folks to ask about it!

Richard Warren Field
http://www.richardwarrenfield.com/
http://www.richardwarrenfield.com/TheSwordsofFaith.htm
THE SWORDS OF FAITH, a novel of the Third Crusade, the confrontation between Richard the Lionheart and Saladin
Richard Warren Field's blog: http://creativeeccentric.wordpress.com

RichardWarrenField
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Postby RichardWarrenField » Mon September 6th, 2010, 10:51 pm

Thanks for the warm welcome. I'm still getting the knack of how to work the posting and the replying and the edits and the previews... But it is great to be part this international community.

Richard Warren Field
http://www.richardwarrenfield.com/
http://www.richardwarrenfield.com/TheSwordsofFaith.htm
THE SWORDS OF FAITH, a novel of the Third Crusade, the confrontation between Richard the Lionheart and Saladin
Richard Warren Field's blog: http://creativeeccentric.wordpress.com

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LoveHistory
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Postby LoveHistory » Tue September 7th, 2010, 12:15 am

Well I'm pleased to meet you, Cousin Richard. I'm descended from him as well. Though we lost the name when (Katherine) Almira Warren married George Jacobs. Fancy meeting a relative on here!

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Postby Misfit » Tue September 7th, 2010, 12:37 am

"RichardWarrenField" wrote:Thanks for the warm welcome. I'm still getting the knack of how to work the posting and the replying and the edits and the previews... But it is great to be part this international community.

Richard Warren Field
http://www.richardwarrenfield.com/
http://www.richardwarrenfield.com/TheSwordsofFaith.htm
THE SWORDS OF FAITH, a novel of the Third Crusade, the confrontation between Richard the Lionheart and Saladin
Richard Warren Field's blog: http://creativeeccentric.wordpress.com


Hi Richard, glad to have you here. The quote function takes a bit of getting used to, but don't be afraid to ask if you have questions. We're right friendly here ;)
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MLE (Emily Cotton)
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Interest in HF: started in childhood with the classics, which, IMHO are HF even if they were contemporary when written.
Favorite HF book: Prince of Foxes, by Samuel Shellabarger
Preferred HF: Currently prefer 1600 and earlier, but I'll read anything that keeps me turning the page.
Location: California Bay Area

Postby MLE (Emily Cotton) » Tue September 7th, 2010, 1:39 am

Hi Richard! Gee, Country and Opera are my two favorites...
Just kidding. I like Classical and Folk, My husband likes Jazz first and just about anything next, as he's an amateur musician.

But when it comes to reading, I like straight, well-written, accurate HF.

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Postby boswellbaxter » Tue September 7th, 2010, 2:22 am

Glad to have you here, Richard!
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Postby cat » Wed September 8th, 2010, 8:34 pm

Welcome Richard! Glad to meet you!
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Postby Carla » Tue September 14th, 2010, 4:19 pm

Hello and welcome!
PATHS OF EXILE - love, war, honour and betrayal in Anglo-Saxon Northumbria
Editor's Choice, Historical Novels Review, August 2009
Now available as e-book on Amazon Kindleand in Kindle, Epub (Nook, Sony Reader), Palm and other formats on Smashwords
Website: http://www.carlanayland.org
Blog: http://carlanayland.blogspot.com


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