I must admit this is not an area I have really spent time focusing on, although while searching the British Newspaper Archives (Britain's version of Trove, although theirs you have to pay for!) I have discovered some of my father's ancestors were avid hunters. My great grandfather Walter Green even kept a pack of hunting hounds, as shown in the first article below.
|Chelmsford Chronicle - Friday 26 February 1892|
|Essex Standard - Saturday 21 June 1884|
To read Shauna's post on Sporting Ancestors, click here.