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Ab Kettleby ... Ashby-de-la-Zouch
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Ray-Christmas - (Ab Kettleby - Leicestershire)
Looking for a Thomas R. Ray (1604-1654) married (1632 possibly in Leicester, Lincoln, Prezwold, England) to Mary Christmas (1608-1655)
Family Surnames: Ray, Christmas
Wortley Ab Kettleby and Coalville - (Ab Kettleby - Leicestershire)
James Wortley a milk seller born c1847 in Abb Kettleby. In 1901 living in Coalville
Family Surnames: Wortley
Branson - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
Looking for information about Richard Branson, born Anstey, Leics. about 1781. He joined the army, and was discharged with a pension. He married Eliza - surname unknown. He was shown as a pensioner on the 1851 census.
Family Surnames: Branson
Smith - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
Looking for Benjamin Smith born abt. 1765 who married Mary Cooke July 19, 1789, in Anstey. Children - Benjamin, Thomas, Elizabeth, Mary, Charles, Sarah, John, Rebecca.
Family Surnames: Smith
Lawlass and Healey families - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
Looking for William Lawlass baptised Anstey 09 11 1747 who married Ann unknown in 1776. Had v.large family who all lived in Anstey.
Family Surnames: Lawlass Healey
Galer, Gayler, Mallandaine, Hodson, Bassett, Reeves - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
I'm trying to find out more about Elliot John Norman and his wife Fanny GALER, Elliot's sister Jane GAYLER and her son John Elliot MALLANDAINE. Can anyone help please? Elliot has a stained glass window dedicated to him in Anstey Parish Church, Leicestershire. I know quite a lot about his professional life but it is his personal life I am more interested in. Fanny was an Opera singer and seems to have several names eg Annie Galer, Fanny Galer & Fanny Reeves. She was a widow - Mary Ann Hodson when she married Elliot and her fathers name was John Bassett. I dont know where Reeves came from.
Family Surnames: Galer, Gayler, Hodson, Reeves, Bassett, Mallandaine
george smart - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
trying to find any information about George Smart born anstey leicestershire 1892 married my grandmother mary elizabeth garner in 1915 , killed in action ww1 .ps can anyone tell me if his name is on the war memorial.
Family Surnames: Smart
WAIN - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
I'm looking for the family of Wain who lived in Anstey in the 1800's. The family had a shoe factory I believe in Melbourne or it might have been in Anstey itself. My grandfather's name was Frederick who married Iris Madge Coates in or around 1919.
Family Surnames: Wain
Henry Jackson - (Anstey - Leicestershire)
Looking for information on family of Henry Jackson (1838-1919) and Mary Ellen Roper - children Joseph (b 1875 - Helme, Yorks), George (b 1878 - Helme, Yorks), John Thomas (b 1881 - Anstey), Sarah (b 1883 - Anstey) and Harry Roper (b 1884 - Anstey). Harry married Rebecca Jackson of Leicester city and they migrated to Australia around 1912.
Family Surnames: Jackson
Clarke family from Arnesby - (Arnesby - Leicestershire)
Trying to trace any information on the Clarkes who had a farm at Arnesby, and several generations back. My family moved in the early part of 1900 to Welton, Northamptonshire where they had a small farm. They build a house in 1926 on Monksmoor Far, Welton Rd, Daventry, Northamptonshire My late father was Stanley Pearson Clarke who maried Rosalind May Goode.
Family Surnames: Clarke
ORSON - (Asfordby - Leicestershire)
Any information of the ORSON family, mid 19th century - early 20th century in Asfordby Leicestershire or Wymondham, Rutland. In particular that of Miss ORSON who was engaged to Stephen LEE of Asfordby
Family Surnames: Orson
Stevenson Flint Bradley - (Asfordby - Leicestershire)
Does anyone have any information about Joseph Stevenson (b.1874)and his associations with the Flint family? His second wife was a Mary Jane Flint (b 1893) and mother-in-law Mary Ann Flint (nee Bradley b.1863). His first wife was a Rose Bradley (b. 1882). The Bradleys were from Croxton and Saltby. The Flints from Frisby, but both families ended up predominantly from Asfordby. Thanks.
Family Surnames: Stevenson Flint Bradley
Underwoods of Asfordby - (Asfordby - Leicestershire)
I am trying to trace the family of Mary Underwood of Asfordby born 1861 she married Chas Amos White in 1881.She is my husband's great grandmother and I would like to trace her family back.
Family Surnames: Underwood White
Sarah CLARK c 1810 - (Asfordby - Leicestershire)
Looking for information re Sarah CLARK, born c1810, possibly in Welby near Asfordby. It is believed that she was living in Welby before her marriage in 1829 to Henry HAZELWOOD. They were married at melton Mowbray. Two children were born to them, James and Joseph, before their emigration to Van Diemens land in 1834. Edit or delete
Family Surnames: Clark, Clarke, Heazlewood, Hazelwood
Royley/Riley Pepper, .Ashby Folville. - (Ashby Folville - Leicestershire)
I have been looking for Matthew Riley born in Ashby Folville Leics.about 1796. I have found in the Ashby Folville parish records Matthew Royley born 1792, son of William Royley and Mary (Pepper). I need to know if they are the same person.
Family Surnames: Royley/Riley, Pepper.
Hinckley of Ashby Folville - (Ashby Folville - Leicestershire)
Looking for relatives of Edward Hinckley and his wife Rhoda (nee Wilford) Hinckely who were married in Ashby Folville on 31Aug1835 They had 7 children - John, Mary, Louisa, Anne, Thomas, William and Edward. They migrated to Victoria, Australia after 1851. Anne Hickley is my greatgrand mother. Are there any Hinckley's still living in Ashby Folville?
Family Surnames: Hinckley
Riley - (Ashby Folville - Leicestershire)
I am looking for a john Riley born 1811 in ashby folville
Family Surnames: Riley
Fawkes near Ashby Folville - (Ashby Folville - Leicestershire)
Seeking information re family of William Hopkins Fawkes, born 16 June 1818 at or near Ashby Folville, Leicestershire. Emigrated to America in 1836, leaving in UK his parents and four brothers.
Family Surnames: Fawkes
Carter - (Ashby Magna - Leicestershire)
Wanting info on Anna (or Anne) Carter who was a servant in the home of the local vicar Edmund Willes in 1881. She later married Joseph Woodward from Gilmorton.
Family Surnames: Carter Willes
Jones of Ivy House Farm - (Ashby Magna - Leicestershire)
Does anyone have information concerning the Welsh immigrant family of Edward Jones? They came from Carms. S. Wales around 1890, settled in Ashby Magna. Their daughter, Margaret married my grandfather William Evans, born Carms.S.Wales.He lived with his family at Holt Farm, Walton by Kimcote. Also came from Wales around 1890 and never returned to Wales.
Family Surnames: Jones
Sleath - (Ashby Magna - Leicestershire)
In 1637 Robert Sleath died young, leaving a wife and children. He was a butcher, left no Will, but an interesting inventory was made at the time. This was signed by 3 men, one being William Musson. Musson , a widower married Sleath's widow. Is anyone researching this family, by chance? I am looking for a connection with Grimston, N.E Leics. Sleaths and Mussons are also residents there in the 17th century
Family Surnames: Sleath. Musson
Morris - (Ashby Magna - Leicestershire)
I am searching for information about William Morris born in Wales 1747/48. Lived, married and died in Ashby Magna. Believed to have come from Wales with the drovers. Died in 1821. Married o Ann Lenton.
Family Surnames: Morris
Mary Whitmore - (Ashby Parva - Leicestershire)
Looking for any information on Mary Whitmore ( 1773-1850 ) who married Samuel Foxon in 1784 in Ashby Parva .
Family Surnames: Whitmore
James Bishop - (Ashby Parva - Leicestershire)
James Bishop,born Ashby Parva c 1852 little information about his family. Father's name different on two different marraige certificates
Family Surnames: Bishop
Shoulder of Mutton pub - (Ashby Parva - Leicestershire)
Researching my family tree and have found out that George H Hall who owned and ran the Shoulder of Mutton pub in Asbhy Parva from 1930`s to 1950`s is related. George was born in 1893 and was married to Lois Ada. Would be great to hear from anyone who has any information.
Family Surnames: Hall
Heathcotes Of Ashby-de-la-zouch - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Does anybody have any info on the Heathcote family , in and around Ashby around the early/mid 1800's, thanks, Steve Joyce.....
Family Surnames: Heathcote
Cheatle - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Looking for CHEATLES from Ashby de la Zouch, especially Benjamin who died in 1766
Family Surnames: Cheatle
Arthur Byatt-62 Market St 1880's - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I'm researching the Byatt family who lived in Alton and Ashby de la Zouche. Arthur Byatt appears to have had more than one business in ADLZ. . He had a carpet warehouse and a linen draper and silk mercer business. He was also was involved in furnishing funerals. He lived at THe Cedars, Ashby de la Zouche
Family Surnames: Byatt
Bainbridge - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
From The Century Cyclopedia of Names 1895 John Bainbridge was born at Ashby de la Zouch in 1582 and died at Oxford in 1643. He was an English physician and astronomer.
Family Surnames: Bainbridge
Godfrey/Topliss - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Any info about Benjamin Godfrey and Sarah Topliss sought,they married at the parish church,ADLZ in 1794,they later moved to Liverpool,would like to know if any links still in the area, Thanks Kathleen
Family Surnames: Godfrey ,Topliss
Coburn Family - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I'm looking for the Coburn family who lived in Ashby de la Zouche in the late 19c after moving there from Monmouthshire. Parents James and Annie (nee Stephens)
Family Surnames: Coburn, Stephens
Riley ca. 1825-1845 - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Thomas Riley and his wife, Elizabeth, baptised four children in Ashby de la Zouch, before moving to Liverpool, where he was a haberdasher and toy and smallware dealer. Any information on the family sought.
Family Surnames: Riley Page
LEICESTER - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I AM LOOKING FOR JOHN CURTIS CIRCA 1790, ALL CURTIS'S BORN IN LEICESTER. WILLIAM AND CHARLOTTE KEEN FROM MEASHAM. JOSEPH WEBB FATHER OF EDITH ELLEN WEBB (NELLIE) ALSO OF LEICESTER.
Family Surnames: Curtis, Keen,Webb, Simpson
Poxon of Ashby de la Zouch - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I am seeking information on Francis Poxon born in Ashby around 1848. He moved to Repton and married Louisa Measham. Does anyone have any connection?
Family Surnames: Poxon
Shears family of Albert village - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I am seeking information on John Thomas Shears, of Albert Village, who married Annie Bennett. They had one child at least, my grandmother, Mary Charlotte. She was born in Dec. 1879. If anyone could add to that I would be delighted. Thanks
Family Surnames: Shears
ISON - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
ANN ISON , DAUGHTER OF WILLIAM ISON AND ALICE SAVAGE. ANN MARRIED FRANCIS SMITH 1864 AT BURTON ON TRENT. THEY HAD 9 CHILDREN AND THE WHOLE FAMILY EXCEPT THE ELDEST CHILD CAME TO AUSTRALIA. SEE 1881 CENSUS. ANY DESCENDANTS OUT THERE??
Family Surnames: Ison,Smith,Savage
Warrilows of Ashby - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I am looking for information about the Warrilow family who had a son John William (b.1913). Father possibly William from the late 1800's into the 1900's. Any information gratefuly received
Family Surnames: Warrilow
Susannah FREER and James BALL - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Susannah FREER married James BALL 10/10/1771 at St Mary's Hinckley. An IGI entry shows "Mrs James BALL born c1740 at Ashby-de-la-Zouch". No parents given. I cannot find her in the parish registers. Can anyone help please
Family Surnames: Freer Ball
Miller - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I'm looking for the family of Mary Miller born c1811 Ashby de la Zouch. Mary married William Harrison.
Family Surnames: Miller Harrison
Looking for Yates - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I am trying to find out about the Yates's who lived in the Overseal/Ashby de la Zouch area in 1700's and 1800's. The main christian name that is coming up is Thomas. If you have any information or suggestions please let me know. Thanks
Family Surnames: Yates
Joseph George Bowman - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I'm looking for information on the family of Joseph Bowman, born Ashby de la Zouch in 1834 or so. He married Ellen Richman in 1859 in Portsea and they later lived in Nottinghamshire and Oxfordshire. He was a police constable and later a bootmaker.
proudman - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Looking for Proudman family George Proudman wife elizabeth they had several chilren on of which was Thomas Bingham Proudman born Osgathorpe in 1848
Family Surnames: Proudman
Ragg surname - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Searching birth details (or siblings)of Thomas Ragg b abt 1816 Ashby de la Zouch, Leicestershire. Father - James Ragg overlooker. Thomas (Bricklayer in England, Farmer in Australia) married Sarah Nuttall 24/7/1837 in Old Basford, Nott'shire. Emigrated to Australia pre1856
Family Surnames: Ragg Nuttall
Matthews - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Looking for the family of Charles Matthews Bn 1813ca Ashby ,Chemist.Married Ann(e) Bn 1816 Ashby.She had a sister Mary who married Henry Marsh. Children:Francis Henry,Katherine Anne,Mary Jane,Constance Helen and Charles.Related Families:West and Ison.
Family Surnames: Ison,West
Hill's of Ashby de la Zouch - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I have Timothy HILL, a brewer born c1773 in Leicestershire. He married Mary BATES in Ashby in 1803. Children incl. Timothy, Isaac, Catherine, Jane, John, Thomas, Joseph and more. I know that in 1841 Timothy Mary Thomas Isaac and Catherine were in Stoke on Trent. Timothy and Mary returned to Ashby sometime between 1841 & 1851. All their sons seem to have been plasterers. Would love to hear from anyone with a connection or any further information.
Family Surnames: Hill, Bates
MORRIS. Henry - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Said to have been born at Ashby-de-la-Zouch 1815. About c1826 was at Clarence Dock Liverpool, later at Birmingham before working at St. Katherines Dock, London. Went to Victoria, Australia c 1848 with wife and three children. Seeking name of wife, marriage date etc. etc. Mary.
Family Surnames: Morris
William Perrott - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
My g,g,g,grandfather William was living in Ashby de la Zouch in the 1861 census. His occupation was leather dresser and he was a lodger in the household of Elizabeth and Thomas AUSTIN. I have not been able to find William in the 1841 or 1851 census. He was born in Bristol circa 1800. Any info would be most apprciated.
Family Surnames: Perrott Austin
THOMAS BACON - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
I am looking for further information on Thomas Bacon & Ellen (Eleanor) Buckerfield. Married 27th July 1789 in Ashby de la Zouch. Ellen born in Ashby de la Zouch in 1764.
Family Surnames: Bacon Buckerfield
Tompson/Thompson -Raven - Ward - Towers - Freggleton - (Ashby-de-la-Zouch - Leicestershire)
Looking for any information relative to Tompson/Thompson marriages: Tompson & Ward - Castle Donington, Tompson & Freggleton - Castle Donington, Tompson & Towers - Hanbury or Burton-upon-Trent, Tompson & Raven - Hartshorne, Date range: 1775-1815
Family Surnames: Tompson Thompson Raven Ward Towers Freggleton
 
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