Village, Town or County  

CuriousFox, the village by village and county by county contact site for anyone researching family history, genealogy and local history in the UK and Ireland.

Every county, town and village has a page where you can add family history, local history, surname and genealogy enquiries. Use the search box to find your village or town.

Spam Safe
No email addresses are available on the site and all initial contacts are made by a messaging system.

Maps and Old Maps
Pinpoints the exact location of any village or town on modern and old maps.

Find Nearby
Each village page can show nearby towns, villages and hamlets, and nearby entries.

Surname Geosearch
Members can search for family names by village, within a distance of any village, by county, or for the whole of British Isles.


Spam safe entries
Growing archive of fascinating entries
Connects local and family historians, and genealogy researchers
Locates hard to find and obscure villages and hamlets not indexed elsewhere
Finds other family history researchers at county or village level
Smashes genealogy brickwalls
Genealogy and Family History

Dartford ...
This is only a snapshot of entries on CuriousFox. To find more, search for a village, browse Villages A-Z or search for a surname.

Prinsep Aylwin Hinder Richardson Dalziel Morris Mcnorgan - (Dartford - Kent)
Arthur Beryel Prinsep was born at Dartford in 1891.Father Thoby Arthur Haversleigh Prinsep,mother Adeline Mary Hinder (Prinsep)(Aylwin). Adeline Mary Hinder ,father Edward John Hinder died in Calcutta 1880, mother Harriet Ann Morris died Camperdown, NSW, 1885.Father of Harriet Morris ,Richard? Morris mother Mary? McNorgan? were married NSW in 1842.A brother of Adeline Mary Hinder was Terence James Hope Hinder a dentist who died at Mosman, NSW,Australia in 1934.Terence was a dentist. Chum
Family Surnames: Prinsep Aylwin Richardson Dalziel Morris Hinder Mcnorgan Prinsep
Lucy May Smith - (Dartford - Kent)
any imformation on Lucy May Smith,Matron of St. Francis Hospital,East Dulwich,and her sister Gwendoline Mary Webb 1889 whose father was Charles William Brown and the sisters lived at the Brent Dartford
Family Surnames: Webb And Smith
Ahearn, Smith - (Dartford - Kent)
looking for my grandfathers relations, his parents were Eliza Ahearn and John Smith they had several children in the Dartford Kent area, Grandfather was born in August 1905 came to Australia around 1921 a few of their children went to the U S A and Canada looking for details from around this date i suppose
Family Surnames: Ahearn Smith
Rufus - (Dartford - Kent)
arthur rufus b. 185o in dartford. married in australia in 1874
Family Surnames: Rufus
Knight - (Dartford - Kent)
George KNIGHT b. 1840 Dartford son of Thomas Knight and Susanna MARTIN. George married Elizabeth APTED 1864 Haverstock Hill, Mddx. Children Elizabeth (Lily) b. 1866 Dartford, George b. 1868 dartford, Susan B. 1869 Lewisham, fanny Louise B. 1873 Plumstead, Eliza Apted B. 1875, Plumstead, Isobel Laura B. 1892 Dartford.
Family Surnames: Knight Martin Apted
Mayes Josiah Death - (Dartford - Kent)
I am searching for any information on the Surname MAYES. Josiah Mayes died in Dartford in 1851.
Marshall Ingram - (Dartford - Kent)
I am looking for possible marriage of John Marshall to Sarah Elizabeth Ingram circa 1815. Children of John Marshall to a Sarah Elizabeth were baptised at Holy Trinity church Dartford. Any information would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Marshall Ingram
hackney - (Dartford - Kent)
looking for parents and siblings of william g.hackney and edith martin wed in june known daughter edith harriet hackney who wed samuel rentell in known son william john martin hackney born in 1859 and came to the u.s.a around 1885.died in kittery maine u.s.a.1927.would appreciate any information on this family. john hackney
Family Surnames: Hackney Martin
Dartford Watermen & Lightermen - (Dartford - Kent)
I am looking for any information on the Dartford watermen in the early 19c. My great x4 grandfather John Davis was on the river there from 1802.Any info re 18/19c Dartford needed for research.
Family Surnames: Davis
saw making - (Dartford - Kent)
looking for a family of Turners who at one time lived in Dartford also any information on Saw making in the area.
Family Surnames: Turner
PERKINS MEAD - (Dartford - Kent)
Info wanted about Thomas PERKINS b. 1851 and Eliza MEAD b.1855 who married in Dartford in 1875 and lived for many years at 167 Lowfield St. They were both born in Essex and Thomas was a labourer in the brewery as was his brother William. They hadat least 7 children - Sarah, Marian, Kate, Charles, Alfred, Olive and Harry.
Family Surnames: Perkins Mead
Osborne family/relatives - (Dartford - Kent)
I am looking for any connection with Susan Osborne, known to have been living in Dartford, (Anne of Cleves Road) in 1932.
Family Surnames: Osborne
Martin & Barnes, in Dartford area - (Dartford - Kent)
Thomas MARTIN, b. 1820 Stone Dartford, married Henrietta BARNES b. 1818 Darenth. Date of marriage: 29 Mar. 1842 St George East, Stepney.
Family Surnames: Martin Barnes Sellen Taylor Terry
Judge - (Dartford - Kent)
2x great grandmother was Louisa Mary Ann Judge born in Dartford c. 1809. Parents possibly William and Sarah nee Saunders. Other siblings could be William Spencer JUDGE 1804 Henry Thomas JUDGE 1806 Elizabeth JUDGE 1807. Interested in any of these especially Elizabeth.
Family Surnames: Judge
MELTON, WILLSON, BATES, RAYMENT - Dartford/Crayford - (Dartford - Kent)
Seeking info on my Great Grandparents - Frank Rayment MELTON b.1867 in Dartford, Kent. He married Alice Eliza (nee WILSON) b.abt.1878 in Frindsbury. They married in 1899 in Frindsbury and their children were: George, Frank & Eva. Frank Rayment's father was Samuel MELTON b.abt 1829 in Crayford. Samuel married Jemima (nee BATES) b.abt1827. Their other known child was Francis Evalin b.abt 1863 in Dartford. Samuel's father was also named Samuel - he married Frances RAYMENT.
Family Surnames: Melton, Bates, Wilson, Rayment
Sprague, Albany - (Dartford - Kent)
I am trying to find more details about my great-great uncle. He married in Dartford (although he was born in Devon) in 1900 but there is no record of him in the 1901 census. Any help would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Sprague
THORNTON - (Dartford - Kent)
Descendants of John Blake THORNTON (b 1850) and Annie BARRINGTON (b 1850) who married in Lambeth, London 1881. Children Margaret (b 1882), John Barrington (3/7/1883 - 10/3/1959), Angel Rose (1884 - 1889), Richard Whitbourne (1885 - 31/10/1914), William (1887 - 1/7/1916), Jack (1892 - 22/5/1949). John and Jack both worked for the Sewage Board and lived in Dartford, Kent.
Family Surnames: Thornton Barrington
CARTER - (Dartford - Kent)
William CARTER b. Dorset and his wife Sarah (RICHARDSON) returned to England from Australia in 1870 with children George Henry, Arthur William and Maud Equator. They lived first at 15 Orchard St then 27a Spital St Dartford. William worked as an upholsterer. Henry Richardson, William Godfrey, Bertie Campbell, Sarah Elizabeth, Alice Letitia and Ernest were born between 1872 and 1883. In 1883 George came back to Brisbane and in 1889 the rest of the family, minus Arthur, followed. William Godfrey, a watchmaker, returned to Dartford sometime before the 1901 census when he was living at 42 Spital St. as a boarder. Later that year he married Marian Elizabeth PERKINS and they had two children Ronald and Marian before leaving for Australia in 1914. Does anyone have any more details of these families whilst they were living in Dartford?
Family Surnames: Carter
Constant of dartford - (Dartford - Kent)
i am tracing my family tree and trying to locate members on my grandfathers side. The constant line i am following goes from nelson james trevillion born 1842 mothers name eleanor we think could be connected with ingress abbey dartford. any information on either family past and present and even before 1842 would be greatly appreciated. Also looking for information on Humphrey Ville / De Ville possible owner of ingress abbey in 1840s. Help greatly appreciated.
Family Surnames: Constant, Trevillion, Ville , De Ville
Hill/French - (Dartford - Kent)
Looking for information or relatives of John Winter Hill and Lillian Ruth French who married in Dartford in 1899. My grandfather told my father that they lived in Gillingham. John and Lillian's only child John Winter II was born in December 1900 in Dartford. Lillian either died in England or on the ship to Australia in the early 1900's of Salmonella poisoning. Her death seems to be recorded nowhere. In Australia John Winter Hill I & II lived next door to Lillian's elder sister Lucy Jane Jacob (nee French) and her husband Hamer Jacob who had emigrated in the late 1880's or very early 1890's - their son Leonard was born in Australia in 1891. Lillian and Lucy's father was Jacob Josiah French and their mother was Sarah French.
Family Surnames: Hill French Jacob
Buckler Dartford - (Dartford - Kent)
I have some information relating to George Robert Stephen Buckler, born Bath 14/08/1872 Married Beatrice Louise Funnell 03/08/1901. Parents are Robert James George Buckler and Elizabeth Catherine Rainey. I can provide decendants information, has anyone any information going back further?
Family Surnames: Buckler
Romano family Dartford - (Dartford - Kent)
I have details of decendants and ancestors for the Romano and Carrano family who ended up in Dartford at the turn of the 20th Centuary. They had moved down from Shoreditch in London during the 1890's. Anyone out there with details to share?
Family Surnames: Romano Carrano
Boy Kitchener - (Dartford - Kent)
A baby boy was born on 18th January 1969 at West Hill Hospital,Dartford ,Kent.He was adopted out on 23 Janusry 1969 and the adoption was completed by Kent Social Service at Maidstone in June 1969. My neighbour is keen to trace his long lost little brother whom he only recently discovered after their Mother's death If anyone knows anything at all any information would be treated in the greatest confidence Thank you
Family Surnames: Kitchener
JESSIE CHURCH - (Dartford - Kent)
was my great aunt. married dartford/woolwich (husbands name unknown - date unknown) had daughter Vera. Went to Canada - would love to hear from relatives there. Update: July 06. Now know Jessie married a Charles Harding before the family emigrated. At the time Jessie and Charles had one child Vera who was very small when they went. This was in the 1920s and I know they had one other Son at least. They arrived off the Doric. Would be very pleased to hear from ANYONE related or otherwise.
Family Surnames: Church, Jessie
R E V Knight - (Dartford - Kent)
Is ther any information about Rose Emily Violet Knight b1899 and her family. thanks Pete
MOSES INGRAM Dartford Kent - (Dartford - Kent)
Moses Ingram married Elizabeth Smith 1770 and had a son James baptised 1770 in Dartford. A Moses Ingram also married Lucy Manfield 1785 but not in Dartford. Two children, Thomas baptised 1786 and Sarah Elizabeth baptised 1797 both in Dartford. Is this the same Moses Ingram?
Family Surnames: Ingram Manfield Smith
MARSHALL Charles of Dartford - (Dartford - Kent)
Charles Marshall died in Dartford 1817.He married Sarah (surname and place unknown).Their children were all baptised in Dartford. John 1787, Richard Lance 1788, Clarissa 1790 and Martin Augustus 1792. I should like to contact anyone researching this family or who knows where Charles and Sarah were married.
Family Surnames: Marshall
George MARSHALL of Dartford Kent1825 - (Dartford - Kent)
George Marshall, son of Ann and Richard Lance Marshall baptised July 1825 in Dartford. In 1851 a journeyman living with his mother. In 1861 a mason boarding out. Has anyone found him on subsequent censuses?
Family Surnames: Marshall
Looking for J MAHERSHALALHASHBAZ Parker - (Dartford - Kent)
Bought plots of land in Dartford approx 1890's, looking for birth and death dates for university project
Family Surnames: Parker
BLACKMAN - (Dartford - Kent)
Looking for information on my great grandfather John Evitt Blackman, born 1859, Dartford, Kent. Believe mother's maiden name was Jane Stevens. She died when he was very young, and he went to live with Thomas and Mary Ann Hart. Trying to find out more information about his parents.
Family Surnames: Blackman
CLEMENT, CLEMENTS - (Dartford - Kent)
Looking for information on Mark Clement/Clements born about 1720, in Dartford, as far as I know. He was married to Mary?, and had a son William, born 1751 in Dartford. William was married to Sarah Smith, and had a son Thomas and a daughter Eleanor. Can anyone help me.
Family Surnames: Clement, Clements
COLLYER/IER Grays Essex-- Woolwich - (Dartford - Kent)
Family Surnames: Collyer/Ier
TOMALIN, TOMLIN, TOMLINS - (Dartford - Kent)
Researching the Tomalin family from Enstone, Bix, Assenden, Rotherfield Greys, Henley on Thames areas of Oxfordshire as well as Fawley Buckinghamshire, Reading Berkshire and Dartford Kent.
Family Surnames: Tomalin. Tomlin, Tomlins
Langley - (Dartford - Kent)
Hello. I am looking for information on my gg grandmother Eliza Langley who was born in Dartford, Kent about 1808. Her parents were George Langley and Sophia. She married Thomas Turley, 18 November, 1833 in East Barming Kent. Eliza died between July-September 1876. Eliza and Thomas had 5 children, William, George, Charles, James ( I am descended from James) and ?. I am writing from New Zealand. Thanks, Carolyn.
Family Surnames: Langley, Turley
Thames River Watermen - (Dartford - Kent)
My grandfather (born 24/03/1868) was a waterman on the river thames working out of Northfleet, Kent. He was an apprentice and at the end of his working life was made "Freeman of the River". His father too was a "Lighterman" born 1847 and lived at Stonebrige Road, Northfleet.
Family Surnames: Gay
Mayoh - (Dartford - Kent)
Aany details on a Valerie Mayoh, adopted in 1946 (ish) by a John/James & Hilda Florence Mayoh. Only vague details that maybe she was adopted from a convent and that John and Hilda were about 40 (ish) when they did adopt her. Both Hilda and John have died so any info would be good. Thankyou
Family Surnames: Mayoh
Wise - (Dartford - Kent)
Anyone who has info on the Wise family - specially if any Italian connections. Fred and Nancy Wise, Michael and Tony twin sons. Know there was more extended family. Some in Australia. Most interested in the possible Italian connection - name Cato (?). Thanks.
Family Surnames: Wise, Cato
ARNOLD Family - (Dartford - Kent)
I have a John Thomas Arnold B 1830 , Dartford, father George Arnold, but no trace of George. Any help appreciated, John also had siblings Susan, Elizabeth and James....for some reason John married as 'James ' to an Ellen Parker, a family also with roots in dartford. - Clif
Family Surnames: Arnold
looking for great grandparents - (Dartford - Kent)
my grandfarther frank holdsworth birt was batised at dartford parish church 25/01/05. i have no records of his parents names can any one help?
Family Surnames: Birt
Moss - (Dartford - Kent)
Looking for information on Moss families of Dartford. IN particular: Algie Moss b1904, Dorothy Eva Moss b1905, Thanks!
Family Surnames: Moss
Varvell/Varrell/Black Boy - (Dartford - Kent)
Looking for any info on George Edgar Varvell, my husband's gg grandfather, who moved to Dartford early 1890s. He and wife Ellen had 8 children between 1888 and 1906. He was a coffee house manager at 37 High Street Dartford for many years, then from 1911 approx at the Black Boy, 26 High Street, Dartford at least until 1938. Does anyone remember him or the family by any chance? Quite a character by all accounts. I know the pub was demolished in 1966. Also, in which local newspaper might a funeral notice be placed in 1923 and can I access it online? Many thanks, Wendy
Family Surnames: Varvell/Varrell
Sterling's - (Dartford - Kent)
Looking for any info inc. burial details about my GGG Grandparents Peter Sterling 1803 - 1867 and Elizabeth Johnson Sterling nee Isworth 1801 - 1879. Both died in Dartford. I know of only 2 sons Henry Cozens Sterling 1831 - 1859 Australia and my GG Grandfather William Alfred Sterling 1832 - 1874 Australia. I believe Peter was with His Majesty's Customs but little else.
Family Surnames: Sterling
Browne - (Dartford - Kent)
Percival Sands married Winifred Browne in 1914 and had a son Percival Patrick Sands. Winifred died in 1918. looking for any one connected to the family.
Family Surnames: Browne
Guttridge/Leverton - (Dartford - Kent)
I live in South Australia, I'm trying to piece together my family tree and hope that somebody can help me locate my g.parents on my fathers side he was Albert L.Guttridge parents Charles Guttridge, mother Maud Eliza Leverton, as far as I'm aware they lived Blackfen, near Sidcup but after g.father died G'ma may have moved to Crayford near Bexley, I also believe Charles and Maud had 2 other children 2 girls Gwen & Lily. I'm interested in finding out when my g.parents died and where they are buried
Family Surnames: Guttridge/Leverton
mitchell william&ann - (Dartford - Kent)
william dob.1811 dartford kent.ann dob 1820 southfleet kent lived in overly st.1841-1861 with children harriet,mary ann edmund,william j. by 1891 widow ann publican at black lion,red st. dartford. any info? edmund my 3xgrandfather
Family Surnames: Mitchell
Coleman family - (Dartford - Kent)
I am looking for the family of Albert Coleman and Emily Ann (nee Allsop). Any information regarding this family would be gratefully received. They lived in Wilmington in the early 1900s.
Family Surnames: Coleman Allsop
Greig Family Dartford Kent - (Dartford - Kent)
Any links with the Greigs, Dartford Kent?. If so please get in touch.
Dail Telegraph Paper Mill, Dartford - (Dartford - Kent)
Trying to gather informationand pictures any information much appreciated.
Perkins - Dartford - (Dartford - Kent)
Does anyone know anything about the Perkins family who lived in Lowfield Street in the late 1800's and early 1900's?
Family Surnames: Perkins
Hall in Deptford - (Dartford - Kent)
I am trying to trace info on my wife Fiona's grandad and his family. William Hall was born in Deptford in 1899 and grew up in Dartford. He joined the army at 15 and worked in a Tannery in Warrington when demobbed. William had sisters Lily who never married and Violet. Violet married Thomas Ashdown from W Sussex. William married Lily Hackney from Doncaster and had children Lilian, Ernest and Doris after moving to Warrington. William's father was Ernest Frank Hall, born in c1872 in London. Ernest Frank married Elizabeth Hunt from Barking. Any info would be gratefully received, no matter how small.
Family Surnames: Hall Hunt Ashdown Hackney
Surname GeoSearch

Find within
Text of Entries
Surname Keywords
GeoSearch Help

About us | Contact CuriousFox | Privacy Policy | Terms & Conditions

Copyright © CuriousFox 2013

Sitemap | South West | East | Midlands | North | Scotland, Wales, Ireland