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|Whittington, Royston Yorkshire - (Whittington Moor - Derbyshire)
Looking for any information on birth of Phillip COOPER born at Whittington around 1895. Went to live with his step granfather in James Henry Thomas in Royston (1901 census). Parents beleived to be Robert and Mary COOPER (died before 1901). Sister Kezia born 1891. There is a Mary at same address on 1901 but beleive this may be Keziah.
Any help appreciated
Family Surnames: Cooper
|SMITH - (Whittington Moor - Derbyshire)
I am researching my family in the Northamptonshire area and my initial findings have identified that a Charles H Smith (Great Grandfather, born 1864 moved to Thrapston c1881, Northamptonshire as a farm hand and married a Rose Smith and had two children: Constance R Smith and Reginald H Smith. Any help to identifying Charles parents and siblings would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Smith
|Briggs Family - (Whittington Moor - Derbyshire)
Looking for my GF George William, born abt 1887, married Mary Clark 1915, had a brother Claude and a sister Babara who was married twice, Cropper then Freeman, she had two children Amos Cropper and James Walter Freeman,my GF remarried in 1944 to Ivy Wilson they owned a couple of cafes in Nottingham where he died in 1955 any help appreciated
Family Surnames: Briggs, Clark, Wilson, Cropper, Freeman
|Treece - (Whittington Moor - Derbyshire)
Can anybody tell me anything about the family of William and Mary Hannah Treece who I believe lived in Whittington in the 1890s. Mary Hannah died there in 1896 but I cannot find a death of William Treece.
Family Surnames: Treece
|davies - (Whittington Moor - Derbyshire)
my grandfather william henry davies was born 1876 whittington moor he married eva childs in middlesbrough 1898 had 5 boys that i know of william , harold ,ernest, ronald ,and charles , 2 girls eva and jessie any one out there helpme with any other info
Family Surnames: Davies
|Milner fanily - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
Has anyone sorted out the relationships of the large MILNER family in Whitwell, Clowne & Elmton in the eigteenth century?
Family Surnames: Milner Milne Preston
|LEVICK - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
Can anyone tell me about Samuel LEVICK's two wives. I believe he was married to an Ann Leggatt around 1830, and had three sons. One of them may have also been called Samuel. Who were the other two? and what happened to them when their Mother died.Did she die? Samuel married again in 1838 to Mary Simpson of Stockwell. They had three daughters - possibly Mary, Ann and Caroline. Caroline married Enoch Blower and had four? daughters.
Family Surnames: Levick
|ANN LEGATT - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
Can anyone help me trace information on Ann Leggatt of Whitwell? She married Samuel Levick,on 29/10/1827 but sadly seems to have died after having three sons to him. He married again. One of her sons may have also been called Samuel Levick, Christened on 19th June 1831. Who were his brothers? What happened to them after their Mother died. I have found no records of her death, but Samuel Levick remarried on 31st May 1838. Who raised them?
Family Surnames: Legatt
|NORMAN family - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
John NORMAN, the son of William and Ann Coup, was a wheelwright who married Mary GREGORY. Both were born in the late 1700's. Their son William NORMAN was born in Ranskill c. 1813, but the family returned to Whitwell probably about 1820.
Family Surnames: Norman Gregory Coup Coupe
|Unwin Whyles - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
I was born in Whitwell in 1944 my name Stan Unwin my family have lived in Whitwell for a generations my mother was Doris Unwin (nee Whyles) my Father Samuel Unwin My grandfather Joseph Whyles grand mother Rebecca Whyles, My grandfather was also William Unwin, I would be Grateful to anyone Who has any info on my family.
Family Surnames: Unwin Whyles
|BARTHOLOMEW - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
Looking for Williams parents....
1. William BARTHOLOMEW was born 1790c , Killamarsh, Derbyshire , England. He married Hannah DURHAM on 7th Apr 1817 at St. Peter, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
2i. William 1820c christened 18th Jan 1 820
ii Elizabeth 1822c 20th Jan 1822
iii Thomas 1823c 2nd Nov 1823
iv George 1825c 10th April 1825
v Edward 1826c 10th Sep 1826
2i. William BARTHOLOMEW was born 1820c Killamarsh Derbyshire and married Mary GLOSSOP on 1st July 1850 at Whitwell Parish Church Derbyshire.
i Sarah 17th November 1850 Whitwell
3ii Francis 31st October 1852 Whitwell
iii Thomas 7th September 1856 Elmton
iv William 4th April 1858 Elmton
v Robert 4th March 1860 Elmton
vi Edward 13th October 1861 Elmton
vii John Thomas 1871/72 Creswell
Family Surnames: Bartholomew
|JOE HENRY COWLISHAW - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
JOE HENRY COWLISHAW born 07.12.1830, parents JOHN COWLISHAW AND MARY COWLISHAW (NEE MAPPIN)married 1828 Sheffield. JOE HENRY COWLISHAW had a connection with Whitwell somewhere between the period approx. 1840 - 1850 aged 10 - 20, therefore could have been a scholar. Does anyone know anything
Family Surnames: Cowlishaw/Mappin
|Bradshaw - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
Seeking information on Thomas and Mary Bradshaw of Hall Leys, Whitwell and their descendants. Thomas was at Whitwell from about 1635 until his death in 1660.
Family Surnames: Bradshaw
|Michael E. Higgins - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
I would be grateful for any information concerning Michael E. Higgins who was killed on 7th October 1961, South of France. I belive he was killed in a Air Crash, I would be very interested in any information concerning the Crash Investigation
Family Surnames: Higgins
|Ponsonby / barker - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
WILLIAM PONSONBY MARRIED BRIDGET BARKER on 1/9/1771 BY LICENCE she was born on 11/8/1748 daughter of ROBERT and ELIZABETH BARKER of WHITWELL DERBYSHIRE she was buried burnby east yorkshire in 1823 aged 75 WILLIAM PONSONBY was curate at whitwell from jan/1766 untill 1771 when he became rector of burnby east yorkshire untill his death july/1814 aged 72 he's buried next to the alter in the burnby church their children were nancy1772, elizabeth1773, emilia1775, john1777, mary1779, bridget1782, william1784, harriet1789, charlotte1792 would like information on william's parents
Family Surnames: Ponsonby, Barker, Rook, Stubbs, Wilkinson, Wilson, Snowden, Weddall, Garrett
|Jervis Parkin - (Whitwell - Derbyshire)
Would love to hear from anyone also researching the above individual as I believe he may be connected to the Parkins I am researching but just need a few more clues first. The spelling of his christian name could also be Jarvis or Garvis and he also might have a connection with Norton in Derbyshire and not just Whitwell.
Family Surnames: Parkin Jervis Jarvis Garvis
|Sir Thomas Abney - (Willesley - Derbyshire/ Liecestershire)
From the Century Cyclopedia of Names 1895
Sir Thomas Abney was born at Willesley in January 1640, and died at Theobalds, Herts. 6th Feb. 1722. A London merchant, originally a fishmonger, he was sheriff of London and Middlesex 1693-4 and one of the original directors of the Bank of England, and Lord Mayor of London 1700-01
Family Surnames: Abney
|Carrington - (Williamthorpe - Derbyshire)
Seeking information about George CARRINGTON and his son John CARRINGTON of Woodside Farm. John married Martha SHEPPARD at the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel on Salter Gate, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, in December 1902.
Family Surnames: Carrington
|The Gaskin Family - (Willington - Derbyshire)
There were Gaskins in Willington, Derbys. from the later part of the 18th century. Many of the men of the family were builders and bricklayers, right through the 19th century. Some may have worked on Repton School just a few miles down the road.The family grew in numbers throughout the 19th century and was connected with many other local families, including Bodin, Southernwood, Bull, Marshall, Crossley.
Family Surnames: Gaskin Southernwood Bull Bodin Marshall Crossley.
|Thomas Tomlinson 1900 - 1910 - (Willington - Derbyshire)
I'm researching my family tree and I'm looking for information about the man who I believe was my grandfather, Thomas Tomlinson (b. c1855 Bradley, Derbyshire), who farmed in Willington, Derbyshire around 1900. I believe he occupied Dale Farm, Findern Road (now Lane) between 1900 and 1910. Any information would be much appreciated.
Family Surnames: Tomlinson
|Haynes family - (Willington - Derbyshire)
Our gggrandfather John Haynes is listed in census as born around 1796 Willington Derbys. He moved around as a gardener, marrying Hannah Stonehouse in Stretton en le Field, & having children in Bretby & Kirkby Mallory before living in Derby. Anyone know this family? His father is possibly Joseph Haynes. Thanks
Family Surnames: Haynes
|Jane Maddox/Maddock/Maddocks - (Willington - Derbyshire)
Jane was born in Repton about 1858, Daughter of Zillah Maddock. Aged 2 she is lodging with a Robert & Hannah Piper/Pipes in Willington. Jane married Charles Haynes in Willington in 1877. They moved to Castle Bromwich. After Charles death in 1882 Jane moved to Birmingham. She had a daughter Zillah in 1884 & remarried to Thomas Clinton in Birmingham. I am willing to share info.
Family Surnames: Maddox/Maddock/Maddocks/Haynes/Piper
|Piper/Pipes Family - (Willington - Derbyshire)
My husbands ancester was Jane Maddock,daughter of Zillah Maddock. Jane was lodging with a Robert & Hannah Piper/Pipes in Willington Derbyshire in 1861, she was 2. At her marriage to Charles Haynes in 1877 a Herbert Piper & Elizabeth Piper are Witnesses. I am willing to share info.
Family Surnames: Maddox/Piper/Pipes
|Felthouse / Chawner - (Willington - Derbyshire)
Am looking for information about Samuel Felthouse, born c 1805 in Willington. Samuel married Sarah Chawner on 31 July 1827 in Willington but by 1841 they were living in New Street, Burton on Trent. Any information on Samuel or Sarah (born c 1805) would be very much appreciated. Sue
Family Surnames: Felthouse / Chawner
|THEOBALD - (Wilsthorpe - Derbyshire)
Looking for more information about my 4 x Gt Grandmother, Jane THEOBALD. All I have so far is that she was born at Wilsthorpe, Derbyshire around 1771/1772 and was one of five children to Thomas THEOBALD and Mary HENSHAW. She married Henry HANBURY at Wilsthorpe in 1803, had several children (at least 5 that I know about) and died at Wilsthorpe on 7th November 1841 aged 69. Henry pre-deceased her by 4 years.
Family Surnames: Theobald, Hanbury
|Swift of Wingerworth - (Wingerworth - Derbyshire)
William Swift born abt 1766 in Wingerworth. Married Hannah nee Mellor. These were my gt gt gt gt gt grandparents.Any information regarding William's parents William and Mary would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Swifts
|Property Records - (Winshill - Derbyshire)
Family oral history claims that at the turn of the twentieth century, Alice Slater nee Callant inherited eight properties from her mother Jane Smith/Callant in the Winshill District. Would like to determine if this claim is correct.
Family Surnames: Slater
|Hicklin/harvey - (Winshill - Derbyshire)
Robert Harvey born I believe Newhall circa.1869 married Louisa Hicklin 1901. Louisa was a Johnson before her Hicklin marriage. Robert ran away with Louisa's daughter Clara Hicklin b.1883ish. Anyone with any interest please contact me. I would love to know what happened to Robert and Clara.
Family Surnames: Hicklin Harvey
|trying to find - (Winshill - Derbyshire)
b enjamin haywood born 1844 appleby magna leices my fathers mother was elizabeth haywood born 1882 winshill married alfred brown they moved to hatfield herefordshire where my father fredrick was born in 1908 elizabeth died in 1908 and my father was brought up by harriet haywood his mothers sister at blackfordby i hope some one can give me information on the family
Family Surnames: Haywood
|LONGDEN - (Winster - Derbyshire)
looking for any info on the Longdens from Winster Derbyshire, I have a William Longden dob 1814. The 1861 census shows occupation as a shoe maker living in Manchester married Sarah from Chesterfield date unknown. he is my 3 x gt grandfather.his son william dob 1842 Manchester, his son James Ed dob 1874 Manchester, his son Albert V dob 1894 Manchester, his daughter Elsie dob 1932 Alkrington, Middleton, Manchester, her son, me! Malcolm Waters dob 1958.
Any help much appreciated.
Family Surnames: Longden,Waters
|Hawley / Howley and Bagshaw - (Winster - Derbyshire)
I am descended from Christopher Bagshaw who was born in Winster, Derbyshire in 1717. He "emigrated" to North Wales and was the first of a long line of Bagshaws in the lead mining industry near Halkyn, Flintshire. He married Sitha HOWLEY (probably Hawley) in Northop, Flintshire on the 30 July 1743.
Sitha is my 5X great grandmother and I am trying to find any of her ancestors/siblings. I believe she was born in Derbyshire but I have no details.
Sitha is a name which is itself a mystery; is it an abbreviation or a nickname, was she Sarah or Elizabeth?
Christopher Bagshaw was the son of Daniel (born 3 Jan 1687) and the grandson of Christopher Bagshaw ( born Youlgreave c. 1665)
I am hoping that those of you on this section of the message boards may be able to offer some help/information which would allow me to take things further.
Family Surnames: Hawley Howley Bagshaw
|John Brimlow, hawker. - (Winster - Derbyshire)
I have some information on John Brimlow, who lived late 18th cent./ early 19th cent in or around Winster. but would like to know more of his ancestry. He is my grt grt grt grandfather. Any information would be very gratefully received.
Family Surnames: Brimlow