Just a taster of Danny Baker’s Family Tree, in recognition of his forthcoming TV series.
To mark the upcoming series about Danny Baker’s early family life, thought I’d reissue my blog about his, maybe surprising, Ancestry:
When I first looked at Danny Baker’s Family Tree, many years ago in 2005, Danny was overjoyed to learn that none of his ancestors were Royalty, he said on his morning radio Show:
And although he was right, some additional recent digging has turned up a Royal connection, albeit in the Royal Beer and Wine Cellars!
The origins of the Baker name are self explanatory, and originate from the Middle Ages when surnames were first legally required for purposes of identification for taxation, the baker in the village would have been given the surname…
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