His older brother was dead, his younger brother was mad… It fell to Joseph’s lot to be his father’s heir.
Every family should have a good ghost story, the Dysons are no exception…
A second tale of taxidermy and ratbaggery, this time in the old country of Lancashire.
The origins of Taxidermy in Western Australia.
Or why you can’t believe everything you read in the ‘paper… Thankfully…
I visit Cardurnock, Harby Brow and Carlisle in Cumbria.
James Dyson 1810-1888 was a very ‘busy’ man.
Investigating the first wife of James Dyson.
So, how do you feel about conspiracy theories?
A brutal crime has far reaching consequences for the Dyson family
James Dyson’s lost years 1834-1841.
Was the first Dyson a sheep stealer? It would explain a lot.
“A lot has been written and spoken about the Dyson family […], the majority of which was unmitigated bunkum…” wrote a newspaperman back in 1927. So I continue a long and proud tradition.