Dozens attend launch of Brean villager's family history book
of people attended the launch of a new family history book written
by a well-known Brean resident on Saturday evening (June 15th).
Jackman held a book signing session in Brean Village Hall where
her new publication, 'Goldrood: The History Of A Quaker Family',
was formally unveiled.
dressed in traditional costume for the event, said: "The
book contains stories about the lives and travels of my Quaker
has many coloured reproductions of my Great Grandmother's paintings,
history from 1640 of the first families to become Quakers, and
later how they came to live in Goldrood."
hardback book was instantly met with praise from those buying
copies at Saturday's launch.
queue formed in the village hall for copies of Joan's book