Sheridan Parsons

Wiltshire Family History, Canal Heritage, Teasmades

A little about me

My Specialisations

Local and Family Historian (PgDip), specialising in Twiggli family trees, one place studies, North Wiltshire, canal heritage, and teasmade history.

My Qualifications

I am qualified to Post Graduate Diploma level in Local and Family History and I expect to complete my Master’s in 2020. I have completed the following modules:

  • Skills And Sources for Family And Local History In England
  • House History
  • The Theory and Context of Recordkeeping
  • Archive Management Principles And Practice
  • English Palaeography And Diplomatic
  • Public History
  • Oral History



Newspapers and Magazines, Print and Online



  • BBC Radio Wiltshire
  • BBC Radio Leeds
  • and other local stations
  • Maggie Philbin
  • Vanessa Feltz

Family History Drop-ins

  • Talks at libraries, Rotary clubs, etc
  • Family History drop-ins, and more