I've already blogged about my family tree brick wall, George W. West (b. abt. 1819 in Spartanburg County, SC). As I've been digging and delving into that family though, one given name keeps sticking out to me. "Paschel" or, as it's sometimes spelled, "Paschal" or "Pascal." I have two Paschels in my West line, and have found … Continue reading “Paschel” P. West. What’s in a (Given) Name?