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Latest Entries Saturday 27 August 2016

Brassington/Sherratt (Werrington - Staffordshire)
I have in my possession a letter to my mum from her cousin Lily. Lily lived in Cellarhead at the time, 1988/89. Maiden name Bras...
William and Tamson Somers (Glastonbury - Somerset)
Looking for any information on William (b.~ 1780) and Tamson (Saward) (b. ~1776) SOMERS and their family. (married 1805) They ar...
(Tralee, Tra Li, and Parish - County Kerry)
Discovered this, CURTIN, Patrick, in Brosna Kerry Ireland and presuming this is the correct Patrick; he married a woman who like h...
Brosnan, Mary, 1891- death date unknown; married with Curtin, Thomas.
(Tralee, Tra Li, and Parish - County Kerry)
Searching anything on Ms Mary Brosnan 1891- Unknown who was located in Castleisland, in the Tralee registration district. She marr...
Baptism Records For Arthur Davis Born About 1746
(Eccleshall - Staffordshire)
I have tried for some time to find baptism records for Arthur Davis born about 1746. He married Lydia Woolrich on 14th March 1774...
Cruise /MATHER,/ Wright (Holbeach - Lincolnshire)
Desperate to contact any relatives Obrey Cruise /Mather/ Wright ....
The Station Hotel Holbeach (Holbeach - Lincolnshire)
Does anyone have any photographs of Charles Henry Cruise landlord of The Station Hotel or. His wife Ethel Mry Cruise nee Stevenson...
Alexander Grant (Grantown-On-Spey - Inverness-shire)
Born around 1830 in Grantown. Married 1867 Inverness area to Ann Cameron. Looking for his children's names. Thanks...
Margaret Nichols (Devonport - Devon)
Looking for info on Margaret Ann Nichols, (born c 1828) who according to UK 1841 census was an inmate of Torrington Union Workhous...
Alice Jane Pyrah and her mother Sarah Elizabeth Wilkinson, Hull, Yorkshire
(Kingston upon Hull - Yorkshire, East Riding)
Hello, I try to find some information about the grandmother of my husband Alice Jane Pyrah from Hull, Yorkshire. On her death cer...
Bell (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am looking to trace descendants of my g-g grandfather, Richard Bell, who ran the family's corn merchant's business at 17 Bigg Ma...
Peter Fairway 16001642 and Mary Tyler 16001635 (Hawkhurst - Kent)
Any details on the above persons would be very much appreciated; Peter was the son to David 1575- Death Date Unknown, though don't...
PETTET, Thomas, 1680-1768 Wadhurst, Sussex, England.
(Wadhurst - Sussex)
Hi All, Was searching information on Mr Thomas Pettit who lived in Wadhurst in Sussex or Hawshurst in Kent between 1680 and 1768...
Are You Looking For A Murphy In Wigan - Read On (Wigan - Lancashire)
My brother in law has completed some extensive research in the Murphy line of his family which came from Wigan. He does not have ...
Birkett (Lincoln - Lincolnshire)
Hi, I am looking for information about Harriet Birkett born about 1893, I know she married in 1921 in Lincoln to a John Frith in ...
TAYLOR (Branston - Lincolnshire)
Hi, I am looking for information about the Taylor family, Henry Taylor married in Branston in 1941 to a Rose Frith and they had t...
ABRAMS (Pebmarsh - Essex)
Has anyone come across the Abrams in Pebmarsh? I have Hannah b.c. 1791 but no other details. Any info gratefully received....
Winch/Wynch (Wickham St Paul - Essex)
Looking for Winch/Wynch esp. Hannah (b. 1805) and her parents/family in Wickham St Paul. Any info gratefully received....
Charity Bick (West Bromwich - Staffordshire)
A friend is researching Charity Bick for a book. We have the info: on Wiki, but is there anyone who knew the Bick family,or have ...
(County Offaly, Uibh Fhaili, King's County, Offally, OFF (Province of Leinster, Laighin) - County Offaly)
My great great grandparents William Tims and Mary Hogan were married on 10 March 1829 in Ballyboy Kings County. They had 11 childr...
GAULD, Celia, September 1948- unknown. (Sutton - Surrey)
Was looking to trace down anything about the above lady. She was the daughter to Stanley John Gauld (27 December 1909- mid January...
The Surname Orrit- history. (Ormskirk - Lancashire)
Was interested in the surname Orrit and it's origins, which seem to be in Ormskirk, Lancashire, England; do you think it could be ...
GREEN, Mary- married with HONEYSET, William. (Hastings - Sussex)
Would like to have information on Ms Mary Green who married Mr William Honeyset (varying spellings include Honyset, Honneysett, an...
Carr in Hockliffe, Bedfordshire (Hockliffe - Bedfordshire)
Looking for info on my grandparents who lived in Hockliffe from around 1926 to 1955. Grandad was the postmaster at the Post Office...
Sorrell 1769 - 1853 (Hempstead - Essex)
I have been doing my family tree for quite a few years. I would love to hear from anyone that is also researching this family. Th...
arthur shippey trawlerman (Grimsby - Lincolnshire)
Any information about the working life of Arthur Shippey trawlerman b.1891 Scarborough Yorks .But from 1916 until his death in 19...
Bagnall Farm, Bagnall (Biddulph - Staffordshire)
1. My grandparents William Thompson and his wife Florence, nee Mellor, Lived on Bagnall Farm, bagnall. Florence died on the farm. ...
Martha Dunkley
(Northamptonshire (County, NTH, Northants) - Northamptonshire)
Seeking the parents of Martha Dunkley b 1840 Northampton. I have found an 1851 census record for her. Details as follows; Welli...
Isherwood (Kingston upon Hull - Yorkshire, East Riding)
I am looking for information regarding a William Isherwood and his father James Isherwood.William married Betsy Bentley on Oct.28t...
Snart (Edenham - Lincolnshire)
Looking for Gabriel Snart who married Elizabeth Warrington in 1756 in Edenham. They had a daughter, Ann b.Mar 1758 and Gabriel die...

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