Bartholomew Gosnold
The Shakespeare Connection
Gosnold Roots
Shakespeare Oxford Society
Voyage Accounts
Prospero's Hen
Jamestown Excavation
The Shakespeare Connection
It is said that Shakespeare drew on the accounts from Gosnold's voyages when he wrote works such as The Tempest.

For a while there has been heated debate as to whether or not William Shakespeare was a commoner from Stratford or in fact a man of more noble origins. Some links to the left of this page lead to various organisations who are involved with establishing the truth.
Shakespeare Authorship Roundtable
The Shakespeare Fellowship
The De Vere Society