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Would you please help me, trying to find some records of my grand and great grand fathers. According to my fathers birth certificate his father's name was William Alfred EDWARDS of London Norfolk England (age 34 ?) his father's name was Henry Edward EDWARDS of Norwich, Norfolk England (aged 55 ? ) his wife's name was Evelyn Sahara TAYLOR (deceased). My father's name was William EDWARDS born in Mexico City December 15, 1914. My grandfather William EDWARDS moved to Mexico City and Married Petra VALERO & they had 3 kids, Henry, Evelyn and my dad William. My Father told me that his father was named "SIR" by the Queen and that he put his family, including me, under the British Flag ... I have no idea if is true as all records were burned. Is there anyone out there who can help me trying to find web sites or something to learn more about my family ... Please? Thank You, Teresa Edwards Davis
Looking for information regarding Margaret RHODES (wife of John) & their family
My name is Charlotte Furness & I am looking for information regarding Margret RHODES; she was born in the early 1920's & later married John RHODES, they had a son called Thomas, a sister called Lucy, and they lived at 80 Common Street, Suffolk England., She died when she was 60. Many Thanks Charlotte.
Looking for information regarding Henryk & Evelyn SASAL & family
My name Andrew SASAL & I live in Poland in town of Kielce. I am searching for information about my SASAL family, Henryk SASAL & Evelyn SASAL. My uncle died a few years ago & I would like to see the grave of my uncle. I would also be grateful if someone could please help me find my Aunt Evelyn SASAL. Her last known address was - Gainsborough, Chapel Lane, Morton. Thanks a lot, Andrew Sasal
Looking for information or connections to the BARNES Family of Hulme & Manchester area
My name is Christine GARRIGAN and i am researching my family history, my ancestors are in the name BARNES, my fathers name is Sydney BARNES, my grandfather is Frederick BARNES, my great grandfather is Albert BARNES born 14/4/1870, he married Annie NOON, they both lived on Brown Street, Hulme, Manchester before they married on the 15/4/1893 at St. Wilfreds Chapel, Hulme, Manchester. Alberts Father is Thomas BARNES and he married Elizabeth GRIFFITHS, if you are related or have any information about my ancestors, I would be bery grateful to hear from you, Thanks.
Looking for information regarding the TEDDER & RIDGES families, both of Surrey
My name is Pamela TEDDER (born 1951 married name now MULLEN). I was born in Chobham, Surrey, as was my father and his before him. My fathers name was Alfred Timothy TEDDER (1917 to 2002). One of seven children and his father was Timothy Robert TEDDER (1881 to 1917). My mother was Muriel TEDDER (maiden name RIDGERS 1922 to 1961). I am looking for any information on my ancestors and relations for my family tree.The RIDGERS family that I am refering to, lived in Windlesham, Surrey. My mother was one of seven. If you are related or know of any information related to the TEDDERS or RIDGERS, I would be most grateful to hear from you.
Looking for information regarding Emma AMBLER & her family ancestors & descendants
I'm looking for the family of my Great Grandmother Emma AMBLER born Northowram, Yorkshire 1843, mother Margaret AMBLER no father listed. Emma married my Great Grandfather Matthew AYRTON early 1865 Halifax. Thank you, Barbara Shaw
Looking for information regarding family of William & Elizabeth BROOKS (nee MORGAN)
Looking for family of William and Elizabeth BROOKS (nee MORGAN), Can any one please provide me with any imformation? They lived in Hampshire in a place called Hook & had 6 children:- Alice Phebe, born 1883 ; George born 1884 ; Robert born 1885 & ; Ellen Elizabeth (known as Nellie) my grandmother born 1887 (all these born in Surbiton Surrey) & also Ethel Kate born 1889 & Edith born 1901 these last two were born at Odiham. The 1901 Census shows them living at Hook Common. Geoge was killed in W.W.I. but apart from my grandmother I have no idea what happened to the others? I do hope there is someone who can help me find contact with other family members. Many Thanks, Doreen Warner
Looking for ancestors & decendants of Robert WEST who married Francis FRIEND
I am looking for ancestors and decendants of Robert WEST who married Francis FRIEND in England . They had a son also called Robert b.1814 and married Ann SHEPHERD in 1840. They were one of the lace maker families who went to Calais, France. Robert & Ann had a son Robert b. 1845 in Calais. They then migrated to Australia on the ship Agincourt in 1848. Robert of 1845 married Sophia Anne WARBY in 1878 in Bathurst area. They in turn had a son named Robert b. 1879 at Bathurst, who married Phoebe DITTON in 1907. They had one son Arthur Edward WEST. This was my grand father and he married Dothory KING. I have some information on the children of Robert and Ann but know nothing of any one else.
Looking for descendants of the WOOD family (especially brothers George & Alexander)
I am looking for a daughter of my mother's cousin called "Pam". Her father and grandfather were both George WOOD and I think both doctors. Pam's aunt was called Amy WOOD and lived for many years at 55 Forfar Street, Mosgiel, Dunedin, New Zealand. Pam is married but do not know her married name and would dearly love her or some of her family to contact me. Pam had a sister Lawrie who died I think when she was about 15 years old.
My name is Isabel "Wood" SCOTT (nee ELLIOT) & I was born at Minto, near Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland in 1947. My mother's name was Isabella ELLIOT (nee WOOD) now deceased. Her father's name was Alexander WOOD who lived and worked in Hawick. (I believe the brother of Dr. George WOOD who emigrated to New Zealand long before I was born). I would be really pleased to hear from anyone who knows "Pam" or some of her family. Thanks, Isabel W Scott.
Looking for information on Emma WALL, daughter of Job & Hannah WALL (nee LYON)
I am looking for information on Emma WALL born between 1881 and 1890 in Willington, Durham, England ... & the daughter of Job WALL & Hannah LYON. Emma also had brothers Job Jr.; Walter; George and Thomas. All her brothers came to U.S.A. in the early 1900's, except for Walter who died young. Emma also had sisters Keziah and Anne; they all stayed in England & I also need information on her sisters. Emma supposely married someone with last name HAWKEY. I do know during World War II she was living in Blackpool, England. I would love information on any of her descendants or her sisters and their descendants. My husband is the grandson of Emma's brother Thomas WALL who came to U.S.A. Many Thanks, Marsha Wall
Looking for the descendants of John MILSTON and Emily MORRITT, of East Yorkshire
Iím looking for the descendants of John MILSTON and Emily MORRITT. She was born in Asselby, East Yorkshire in 1865. He was 24 in 1883 according to his marriage certificate; though I don't know where he was born. John was the son of John MILSTON, a labourer and he also was a labourer at the time of their marriage. They were married in Rowley, East Yorkshire in 1883 and, after that, they disappear. They were my mother's Aunt and Uncle. They are not supposed to have emigrated although anything is possible. Other members of the large family dispersed to Leeds, Hull, Liverpool and Manchester and a few emigrated to USA. According to my mother they had five children , but I don't know their names. They were resident in Little Weighton when they married. Thanks, Mary Palmer
Looking for information regarding Timothy SAVAGE & his family, from Hadfield, Derbyshire
I am looking for any information on Timothy Savage of Hadfield in Derbyshire, or his familly. He was the organist at St. Andrews Church in Hadfield in the 1940's & had two daughters Margaret and Barbara. Any information much appreciated, Thank You, George E Skeet. Orlando Florida, USA
Looking for ancestors of John MORRELL & Ann THORP(E); migrated London to Australia 1830
I am looking for the ancestors of John MORRELL b.1784 - d.29/10/1843 Migrated to Western Australia with his wife Ann (nee THORP(E) & 3 children John, Frederick & Ann. They left London 1/9/1830 on the ĎRamblerí transhipping to the ĎElizaí at Cape Town & arrived in W.A. February 1831. I have a fairly good knowledge of his life in W.A. but would like to find out something about him before migrating. I am a 5th generation W.A. Looking forward to hearing from someone, Thanks Ray Long
Looking for descendants of two brothers George ORR b.1837 & John ORR b.1852
I'm looking for descendants of George ORR born 1837, and his brother John ORR born 1852 in Sutherland, Scotland. Around 1857 they emigrated to Canada with their parents, but sometime around 1880 emigrated to NZ. Any help would be greatly appreciated, Eleanor Haggarty
Looking for information regarding William Valentine BRUCE, born January 1924, Scotland
I am looking for William Valentine BRUCE born in January 1924 at Tranent Scotland. His father was James & mother was Janet. He had brothers Henry and John, and sister Agnes. Heís believed to have married a Singapore girl and had daughters. Last known address was Chelmford, Essex; my father was Henry. Many Thanks Annie
Looking for descendants of Thomas EAVES & Ann SALTHOUSE of Fleetwood, Lancashire
I am trying to trace any descendants of fishmonger Thomas EAVES who married Ann EAVES [nee SALTHOUSE]. My grandfather William Percy EAVES was born in 1884 & was one of their children. They lived in Fleetwood, Lancashire. Can anyone help me. Thanks, Jennifer Rhodes, Lytham
Looking for descendants or info re: Patrick Alexander DUCKETT & Catherine (nee. MEARES)
I am hoping to find the descendants of, or information concerning, my g.g. grandparents, Patrick Alexander DUCKETT, b. 1816/17, son of Patrick & Ann/Ellinor CASHIN DUCKETT, & Catherine MEARES DUCKETT, b. 1813, daughter of Michael MEARES & Mary WHITE MEARES. Many thanks! Loretta Myrter
Looking for Chris BATES who left New Zealand in 1962, though originally from the Isle of Man
My name is Anita KARATAU. I am looking for any information regarding Chris BATES, who was last seen in New Plymouth, New Zealand (between 1960 and was possibly deported in 1962). He met Norma EYNON in New Plymouth and they had a son named Francis Christopher BATES, born 18th March 1962. Francis has never seen his father and would like any information about him, or his extended family. The only other piece of information we have, is that he was from the Isle of Man. Although he did write to Norma, she decided it would be best to break off all contact. We are now trying to establish links for our children's benefit. Thank you.
Looking for anyone researching the surname COUSINS or COSINS from Suffolk area
I'm looking for any info you may have however big or small about people with the surname COUSINSs. Particularly from the villages of Crowfield, Stonham Aspal and Elmsett. Variations of COUSINS such as COSINS are also welcome. We have got back to 1771 Elmsett to a John COSINS but he came from somewhere else so now we are stuck! Thank you in advance, Joanne Cousins
I'm looking for Beatrice HUTCHINSON (nee MOLYNEUX), formerly of Liverpool, UK
I'm looking for Beatrice MOLYNEUX (may be MOLYNEAUX). She may have married someone by the name of ĎHUTCHINSONí, thereby being known as Beatrice HUTCHINSON. She was in Liverpool in November 1947, lodging a death notice in Perth's (Western Australia) newspapers on the death of her father, Caryl Crosby MOLYNEUX. Beatrice's mother was Elsie Minnie FERGUSON, who died 24 Oct 1961 in Perth, Western Australia. Many thanks, John
Looking for any information relating to the WHITNEYs of High Easter, Essex
I am searching for any information relating to the WHITNEY family of High Easter, Essex (near Braintree and Chelmsford) during the first half of the 1800s. My ancestor Simon WHITNEY was transported to Australia for stealing 4 chickens in High Easter in 1849. He was approx 21 at the time ie born c.1825-27. I know that there were other WHITNEYs in High Easter at the time i.e.Henry born 1823, George born 1829, and James born 1810 & it's possible that Simon was their brother or cousin. If I can track down descendents of these people I might be able to find out more about Simon's ancestry. Simon ended up in Campbell Town, Tasmania, Australia with 14 children after marrying Anne GUINAN of County Kildare. He died 6 April 1905. Many Thanks
Iím looking for information & data regarding PEARCE, PERCY & the de PERCY names
In 1500 Richard PERCY changed his name to Richard PEARCE and founded ĎPearce Hallí per several documents I have seen. Another Richard PEARCE who was a descendent of the first Richard, came to America in the early 1600s. Iím trying to gather data on the PERCY family from Henry de PERCY who was the brother of Richard de PERCY a signer of the Magna Carta up to Richard PERCY/PEARCE who was born in 1615. Any data sources or information on the PERCY/PEARCE lineage in England will be appreciated. Also, I have a lot of PEARCE data starting in Rhode Island in the early 1600s forward to me that Iíll be glad to share. Many Thanks, Warren Pearce - [email protected]
Looking for information regarding family of Richard STOWE & Ruth EVANS (Warwickshire)
I am trying to find out any details relating to Richard STOWE who was born in Whinchford, Warwick in about 1940. He married Ruth EVANS who was born about the same time in Langley, Warwick. They had four children that I know of - Louisa b.1871, Ann b.1873, Ernest Richard b.23 Jan 1876 (my grandad) and Amelia b.1878. In 1881 they lived in Studley, Warwick. Ernest married Cassy HUNT in 1915 in Emneth, Norfolk. Any information on past or present would be greatly appreciated as I am forever hitting a brick wall. Thanking you, Mandy
Looking for family of William PIKE originally from Porth Rhondda Valleys & married 4 times!
I am trying to find informqtion regarding my Grandfatherís family, his name was William PIKE & he was married four times. He died in Bridgewater, Somerset in the 1960ís. The only info I have, is that my Granmother, Florence PIKE, died in February of 1943 & I think she was buried in Ynysybwl cemetery the number of the grave is 592. My Grandfather took another wife, whose name was Sarah Ann SMITH & I think she was born Nov 1929. I also believe Sarah Ann SMITH had a brother, & that he or her Father, was either born or died Nov 1911. My grandfather used to live in Porth Rhondda Valleys & the name of the street was called Rheola Row (or Road); it isnít there anymore. Grandfather had a number of children whose names are Gilbert (my father), Albert, William ĎBillyí, Cyril, Betty & Ethel. If anyone can please help me to find where they are I would be very greatful, Thanks.
Looking for information regarding William CROSKE & Elizabeth TEELE
I'm looking for birth dates and ancestors of William CROSKE, born sometime during the first few years of 1700 (maybe 1718). He was married to Elizabeth TEELE from Essex and they had two sons : James CROSKE (born in 1737) and Laurence CROSKE. Then they settled in Dunkirk in France, William was widowed. I am a descendant of William. If you have any information about William (I am especially looking for his birth date and the exact place, all the information I have about the place is Bury St Edmunds). Thank you very much in advance. Carole (in France)
Looking for descendants & info regarding William MATTHEWS & Mary (BARRETT) MATTHEWS
Looking for descendants of William MATTHEWS & Mary (BARRETT) MATTHEWS. Who were married 2nd Mar. 1852 at Crich Parish Church, Derbyshire. She was married previously to Herbert JACKSON, and they had a daughter born in Fritchley 16 Jan. 1851, by name of Elizabeth BARRETT. The children of William and Mary MATTHEWS were: Ann (Mrs. Harry POTTER). b.1853; William b.1856; Richard b.1858; John b.1859; Mary (TWIGG & HOLLAND) b.1860; Emma Mae (MACMILLAN) b.1862; and Lucy Hannah b.1866. All of the MATTHEWS children, except Ann, were born in Swanwick (Derbyshire); Ann was born in Fritchley.
William MATTHEWS at some point went to America and there started another family while still married to Mary Barrett MATTHEWS. Upon finding out about the situation, Mary committed suicide by drowning in Swanwick, and was buried in Jan. 1867. If anyone knows anything about this story or their descendants, I would appreciate hearing from you. Many Thanks, Diane
Looking for information & connections to the BASSINGTON family, of Dorset
I'm looking for any possible information on the descendants of the BASSINGTON family, that lived in Dorset in the second half of the 19th century. Unfortunately, I cannot provide any details on their whereabouts and hope someone might have heard them mentioned somehow. Thank you in advance, Sylvia de Vanna
Looking for relatives of my mother, Inez (QUELCH) MURRAY
I am looking for my mothers relatives, my mother is Inez (QUELCH) MURRAY. Relatives are sister, Julia QUELCH. David or Lorraine Hannah. Sam Hannah or relatives of Stanley HOLMES (GISBY-HOLMES) or Syble QUELCH. Any info. would be helpful, Thanks.
Iím looking for information & connections to the surname GOEDLUCK
Information sought/exchanged regarding the following names - DIXON/DOON; McCAWLEY/COOK; McCALLUM/CAMPBELL/SEMPLE/PRIMROSE; WADWELL/HICKS/SCARBOUROUGH/LENTON; DUFF/GAVIN/MERCER/CHAPLAIN/BEVERIDGE; TEMPLE/NIBLO/HENDERSON
I need info on the ancestry/descendancy of: John DIXON (COALMINER) m. isabella DOON. Son William (COALMINER) was b. England 1845 and m. Mary Ann MCCAWLEY in Lanark 1881. The family moved to Candie Pit, Muiravonside, Stirlingshire. A daughter Isabella, m. Dugald MCCALLUM b. 1883 Bridgeton, Lanark in Canada around 1906. The MCCALLUM family moved back to Glasgow area before WWI and my gmother was b. Kilsyth 1913. Henry MCCAWLEY b. Ireland was 65 on 1891 census for Muiravonside. Father of Mary Ann b. c1860 England, Joseph b. 1861 England and Henry b. 1870 Dalziel, (nr Motherwell, Glasgow) m. Mary Ann COOK b. Yorkshire somewhere - drawn a blank on birth/marriage data for Henry Snr./Mary ann COOK/Joseph. These people were from farming stock who became coalminers. The MCCAWLEY and DIXON were Evangalists/Baptists, but Mary Ann Cook was Catholic. Donald MCCALLUM m. Mary CAMPBELL Bonhill Parish, Dunbartonshire 1844. Son Dugald was a rivetter and lived at 170 Dalmarnock Rd Bridgeton, Lanark. Need birth data for Donald and Mary and offspring. Dugald b. c1851 but not registered. I have trees for most of my families some back to late 1700s. Will share, Thanks, Linda Temple.
Looking for information regarding Thomas FOSTER born abt 1863 & died at Wigan in 1938
Iím looking for Gt. Grandparents. Thomas FOSTER died in Wigan in 1938; he was married to Sarah Ann JAMES from Cumberland & they had four children named Douglas, Esther, Marian & Dorothy. Thomas FOSTER was a Credit Draper/Tailor; his son Douglas, was a Tailor in Wigan. Thomas is said to be of Irish descent and the family were possibly from Dublin. Any information, no matter how small, would be fantastic. Thanks for any help, Jan Gordon.
Looking for information regarding the TIMLIN family from Stockport area
I'm looking for info regarding the TIMLIN family from Stockport. My dad is Stephen TIMLIN whose father is Stephen TIMLIN whose father could also have had the same name?! Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks, Marie Irwin
I am looking for information regarding Elizabeth FALES & her family
I am looking for any descendants of Jessie ROGERS born in 1875/6 in Southwark London. She married Albert Edward ASKEW, ( who was originally from Aston Birmingham), on the 16th February 1892 in Deptford London. As far as I am aware, she had only 1 child, my Grandmother, Annie Eliza born 11th January 1893 in Woolwich London. I have been told, that she stayed in London, where as my Gr Grandfather Albert and my Grandmother Annie, left London and went to live in Aston Birmingham during the late 1890`s. The 1901 census states they were both in Birmingham but I cannot trace Jessie. There was a rumour in the family that she may have left her first husband due to cruelty, then married again. Is there anyone out there that is perhaps part of this second family that she may have had. She also according to the 1881 census had a sister Eliza born about 1878. Any information however small on this branch of my family would be gratefully appreciated. Many Thanks Michelle Mann
I am looking for descendants of Margaret FORGHAM who married Robert WRIGHT
Margaret FORGHAM from New Cross, married Robert WRIGHT and had a son Robert WRIGHT born abt 1918. They emigrated to Australia under the assisted passage scheme abt 1923/24 arriving at Fremantle, Western Australia. Robert WRIGHT junior married and had a daughter Diane WRIGHT born abt 1942/43
I am looking for the descendents of Thomas LEACH born 11th Sept 1899 at Wigan
I am looking for the decendents of Thomas LEACH born 11th Sept 1899 in Wigan (England). Left for Canada in 1928 & arrived in Halifax Nova Scotia on 18th Aug 1928 aged 28. He was a miner so maybe he took this path in Canada, Many Thanks Lisa Cliffe
I'm Looking For Ancestors of Charles William HEWITT
Charles William HEWITT was born around 1855 and all attempts to find a birth certificate have so far failed. The 1881 and 1901 census' show his birthplace as Wandsworth. He married Emily BURTON b.1853, Hailsham, Sussex in 1875 at Bermondsey. Charles' father was John HEWITT a sawyer. This is my direct blood line so I am most anxious to progress further. Thanks, Robert Charles HEWITT.
Looking for info. regarding William Thomas JAMES & his wife Cecilia Maud Lincoln MORRELL
I am looking for information on the family of William Thomas JAMES, born October 1881 in Burton on Trent & Iím also looking for the family of his wife Cecilia Maud Lincoln MORRELL who he married at the Holy Trinity in Bangalore India in 1906. My father was born of this union in 1911 in Bangalore However he also had an older sister Doris born in 1908. William Thomas JAMES served with the Kings Own Dragoon Guards & served during the Boer War and in India. Thank you, Cate Capp (nee JAMES) Australia.
Looking for family of Doris HUMM (1906-1993) dau of Kate F. A. SHEPHERD & George J. HUMM
I'm looking for the family of Doris HUMM (1906-1993), believed to be the only daughter of Kate Florence Amy SHEPHERD (1882-1967) who was married to George James HUMM in January 1904. Doris was the companion of my relation Lydia ("Nettie") FROST (1909-1992), of Druce Road, Dulwich. If you require my address and telephone number, please email me. Many thanks, Darryl McCarthy.
I'm looking for infor. regarding Walter and Dorothy HILL, originally from Meltham, Yorkshire
I'm looking for any one who has information on Walter and Dorothy HILL. Formerly of Field House, Meltham in Yorkshire, England. They moved to America around 1941 & took in Marie BATT as an evacuee, though Marie came from London. I am Marie's daughter, so any info much appreciated - Thanks, Denise Irving.
Looking for descendants of Thomas WOODS of Kirton (near Boston)
Maps or information on the expansion of Fleetwood in the last 150 years. Also anything on inhabitants of Cambridge Road area. Was this built in the 19th or 20th century and what type of area was it - cottages or affluent families with domestic servants? Many thanks, Abigail Wrigley