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|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
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
|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.
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Family Surnames: Clark, Clarke, Heazlewood, Hazelwood
|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
|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
|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
|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
|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
|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
|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.
|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.
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