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Norwood Green ... Paddington
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Patience - (Norwood Green - Middlesex)
Charles Patience and his wife Hannah Chard lived at Norwood Green when their son, Henry was born. Charles became a Metropolitan policeman in 1845 serving in the Chelsea/Norwood Green district. Any info. on any aspect of interest.
Family Surnames: Patience Chard
Amer Travellers - (Norwood Green - Middlesex)
Looking for a family of Amer that arrived in Norwood or Southall in the late 1890's. Some of the names on the Free BMD index for Uxbridge from 1898 onwards are: Isley Royal - Birth 1898, Death of Zacariah in 1902 Birth and death of Geranium in 1902 Albert Arthur, Amelia and Venus in 1903 - births. Does anybody recognize this family?
Family Surnames: Amer
Rouse and Frogley families in Norwood Green - (Norwood Green - Middlesex)
Seeking all information on the Rouse family of Norwood Green that could be connected with descendents of William and Mary Rouse, who appear to have married in the 1730s; especially descendents and siblings of John Rouse, Christened 28 Feb 1740; also his spouse Susanna Frogley (daughter of William and Mary Frogley); and their children, especially descendents of Benjamin Rouse (1769-1835) and his wife Tamar.
Family Surnames: Rouse Frogley
George, Botwright, Langton - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Looking For info on families of George, Botwright, Langton, Walker, May, Wilkie.
Family Surnames: George,Botwright,Langton
1887. Campden Hill Gardens, Kensington, London Baker Wilson & thompson. - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Campden Hill Gardens 1887. Resident=MARY JANE WILSON who became Mrs ALFRED BAKER in 1887. FRANCIS ALICE THOMPSON was the wedding witness and may have also lived there.
Family Surnames: Baker Wilson Thompson Thomson
Deer - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
John DEER married Maria DAVIS at Notting Hill in 1859. Their children inc Priscilla, Rosina, Alfred, Sarah, George, Harriet Ann. Would love to hear from any desc. Sarah was my 2xgreat grandmother.
Family Surnames: Deer, Davis
Cowland - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Charles Dewdney Cowland was a builder here. He had sons named John Shadwell (d 1893)and Arthur Stewart, born 1890. He also had two illegitimate children, Charles Dewdney Cowland Palmer (my grandfather, he ended up as Charles Dewdney) and Ethel Cowland Palmer. No trace after 1901 census. Can anyone help?
Family Surnames: Cowland
St. Joseph's House, Notting Hill - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Does anyone know what and where St. Joseph's House, Notting Hill, was in 1871?
William Saw born 1851 - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Looking for information about William Saw born 1851. Birthplace listed at Nollinghill on marriage registry (in Michigan, US) which I interpret as Notting Hill. Emmigrated about 1870 to US.
Family Surnames: Saw
William Hayes1865-1936 - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Lived in Latimer Rd area(Portland Rd/Exmoor St)of West London. Married to Cecilia Brine1873-1939 born at 21 Montague St Whitechapel.
Family Surnames: Hayes Brine
Tedder Sadler - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Clara Tedder born 1888 married Frederick Sadler born 1886 they had 4 children Frederick, Leonard, Thomas and Sissy
Family Surnames: Tedder Sadler
Tedder - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Clara Tedder born 1888 to George & Jane (nee Gooding) Tedder, Georges father was John Tedder born 1835 and Jane was daughter of Thomas and Elizabeth Gooding, Clara was born Latymer Road
Family Surnames: Tedder Gooding
Smith family - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Looking for the needle in the haystack! Searching for George Smith living/born in the area, was a builders foreman. Born c 1878. Died about 1940. Son Albert Frederick born 1919, Albert "Bert" also believed born in area, moved to Hoxton, was a naval frogman during WW2. Any information appreciated.
Family Surnames: Smith, Cassidy, England
crowe family - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
i am trying to find any relatives to my uncles who were mark and harry crowe who lived in Stebbing street nottinghill from 1900- 1965 they came from large family and i would like to find any details to their parents etc who i have no knowledge..these would be my gr gr grandparents
Family Surnames: Crowe
Bough Family - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Looking for information on the Bough Family who lived in Stebbing street my father was born there in 1912. Thanks Brenda
Henry Morris - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Henry Morris was born 1852 -1857 at Notting Hill I'm trying to find his parents, names not known.
Family Surnames: Morris
Peters - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
Edith Louise & Philip James (d B4 1911) - both born Jan 4, 1903 and Albert b 1905, children of Joesph Henry Peters and Hannah L.(nee) Smith, siblings of Ellen, Joseph Henry, and Florence Maude. Family were living at 3 Martin Street, London(Kensington) in 1901. Any info would be appreciated
Family Surnames: Peters
George Hooper - photographer - (Notting Hill - Middlesex)
I have a photo taken (very roughly) around 1910 by George Hooper, photographer, based at 13 Silver Street, Notting Hill Gate. Does anyone know if the records of this company were kept or archived anywhere? My photo is (most unfortunately) not named, but I would love to know the name of the subject. Many thanks for any help you can give.
Family Surnames: Hooper
Old Ford Middlesex - (Old Ford - Middlesex)
I am trying to find any information on Isaac coles Harris and Edward coles Harris from old ford about 1870 gratfull for any help John.
Family Surnames: Coles-Harris
Old Ford. Armagh road 1890--1940 - (Old Ford - Middlesex)
Does anyone have any photos of this street before it disappeared in the post war rebuilding programme? My family had a mineral water business at 154 Armagh road between 1890 and 1900 --but any photo of this street will be welcome. "thanks" David ( Norwich).
Old Ford. Monteith Road. - (Old Ford - Middlesex)
Does any one have a photograph of this street before c 1962? ( the year it's lovely old early Victorian houses where demolished). I have many happy memories of staying with my maternal grandparents here during the 1950's. "thanks" David ( Norwich).
Edward John/John Edward Knight Old Ford Middlesex - (Old Ford - Middlesex)
I am trying to trace my dad's family. His grandfather was Edward John Knight sometimes known as John Edward Knight, married to a caroline Stephens. they had several children including my grandfather charles born in 1875. They lived in the East End including Old Ford and Bow. Has anyone any info on this family.
Family Surnames: Knight
Pritchard - Old Ford - (Old Ford - Middlesex)
I am trying to trace two of my Great Aunts descendents, their names are Lilly Pritchard born 1889 and Rosa Pritchard born 1900, their parents were James Pritchard and Ellen Brett, they lived in Old Ford/Bethnal Green area of London, the other children in the family were James born 1886, William (my Grandfather) born 1890 died Gallipoli 1915 and Joseph Pritchard born 1893. Any information greatly appreciated. Thanks
Family Surnames: Pritchard
Thomas Aaron Saunder - (Osterley - Middlesex)
Thomas Aaron Saunder was born about 1868 place unknown. He married Florence Mable Challenger (born 1878 in Langport)in 1904 and lived for a number of years in Jersey Road Osterley. They had 4 children George, Thomas, Alice and Edith. Would be interested for any information.
Family Surnames: Saunders, Challenger
FARRAND, Harry Stanley - (Osterley Park - Middlesex)
Looking for information on Henry (Harry) Stanley Farrand (1868-1939) reportedly butler to the Earl of Jersey at Osterley Park. He married in 1901 and reportedly had several children. He lieved in Westminster (1910-1912).
Family Surnames: Farrand
Shields Church - (Paddington - Middlesex)
William Shields , married Church at Paddigton 1890s,They raised a family and Muriel Shields (Bale) came to British Columbia after WWII. Chum
Family Surnames: Shields Church Bale Richardson
Gilders Of Paddington - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Is anyone researching the name GILDER in the Paddington area. My GILDERs came to Paddington from Glos. in the mid 1800s.
Family Surnames: Gilder
Jesse Beauchamp - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Looking for any information on Jesse Beauchamp of Englefield Green, Sry, who, along with his wife Jane left EG and moved to Ealing where their son Jesse was born. Last heard of in Paddington about 1880's+
Family Surnames: Beauchamp
Eliza Lister - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Daughter of Edward Lister and Mary Jackson married Paddington 1806.Trying to trace birth of daughter Eliza mentioned in a will of John Moss (who died 1829)as daughter of Edward deceased. Also want death of Edward
Family Surnames: Lister ,Jackson.
Allen Lewis - Metropolitan policeman - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Allen Lewis was born in Eastnor in 1871 but moved to London and joined the police. 2 of his brothers also became policemen in London. He appears to have lived around Paddington at least up to 1911 but I've no idea what happened to him and his family after that. He was married to Donna Newcombe. There may be a connection with Plymouth and Norfolk but I don't know if that's through Allen or his wife. Any help would be gratefully appreciated.
Family Surnames: Lewis Newcombe
Downes - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Thomas Carter C1838(Staffs) married Annie Downes (Born around 1838 in Paddington) in mid 1800s. The couple had 7 children George C1885, Walter, Charles, Jessie, Annie, Emily and Caroline. Thomas Carter was a Carpenter/Cabinet maker and apparently had his own shop.
Family Surnames: Carter Downes
Edwards - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Ernest Henry Edwards born 1882 at 10 Walmer Street, Marylebone in 1901 was living at 110 Lancefield Street, Paddington a Railway Van Guard. His cousin Joseph Edwards living at 14 Craven Road Paddington age 17. Looking for any descendants.
Family Surnames: Edwards
Whitby - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Frederick & Caroline Whitby Family lived in Paddington from 1890 Goldney Road and Oakington Road.
Family Surnames: Whitby
The Wheeler Family - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Thomas WHEELER (b1845) married Mary Ann HILL (b1849) 23 July 1866 in the parish of Paddington. They both resided in Conduit Place at time of marriage, and moved on a regular basis in the parish of Chelsea throughout their marriage. They have 7 children. Thomas was son of Henry WHEELER, a plasterer (b1819) and Mary daughter of William HILL, cab driver. Their son - Benjamin (b1870 d1928) was my great grandfather and he married Ada H WHEELER.
Family Surnames: Wheeler, Hill
Paddington twins - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Family members Mary Elizabeth Hunter and Mary Jane Hunter (Mary and May) were married respectively to George John Page a Bootmaker in 1905, at St. Jude's church, and James Frederick Donald in 1903 a book-binder. We need to find out if they had children. Their parents were Edward and Jane Hunter. Jane was born in Aberystwyth. All the women were dressmakers in 1901.
Family Surnames: Hunter Donald Page
barber - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Seeking birth entry details for Emily Barber, born about 1858 in Paddington. Birth register is obscured for these details. Emily married William Cowdrey in 1885 and lived in Ealing.
Family Surnames: Barber, Cowdrey
Mary Isobel McKee - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Born in Brighouse Yorkshire 1925 (nee Wandesforde mothers name Ethel nee Naylor) - does anyone have any information about this family?
Family Surnames: Mckee
Mysterious Margaret - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Margaret was born in 1853 in Paddington. She became a cook in a (probably) grand house in Marylebone and was married to/lived with Robert Blofield a coachman in Devonshire Mews East by 1881. Their first two children - Ivisse and Sylvia - were born there. By 1891 they had moved back to Paddington in Market Street Stables. Does Margaret sound like one of your relatives ?
Family Surnames: Blofield
Sirett - (Paddington - Middlesex)
I'm looking for any information on a Cyril Sirett who is said to have married a Margaret Kathleen Ewing and is known to have been living on the Harrow Road in Paddington in 1936. Kind regards Stephen
Family Surnames: Sirett, Ewing
REED - (Paddington - Middlesex)
I am looking for any family information about WILLIAM REED who was born in !855 in St Marylebone. He was a fishmonger and lived in Pickering Place and Hampden Street Paddington. He married Sarah Elizabeth Brighten in 1885. They had two children: Willie and Frank. He died of blood poisoning in St Mary's Hospital in December 1893. His wife was a cook and worked for the Davis family in Paddington after his death.
Family Surnames: Reed
Childs - (Paddington - Middlesex)
John Childs who married Sarah Aldarton at St Anne's Soho in 1826
Family Surnames: Childs
Pratley, Hayward, Keern, Keem - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Seeking any ancestors, descendants of James Pratley (20 Jan 1855 Eastleach Martin) and Elizabeth Hayward (chr 15 oct 1854 North Cerney). They moved to St. Marylebone, MDX, and had two children James (1881 my grgrandfather) and Caroline Jane (1883) who married (1917 Hammersmith R.D.Charles Keem/Keern and had one son Stanley Charles Keem/Keern (1918 Shepherd's Bush).
Family Surnames: Pratley, Hayward, Keern, Keem
john sawyer ford - (Paddington - Middlesex)
looking for any information on js ford and susan jane ensbyjohn sawyer ford
Family Surnames: Ford,Ensby
Simmons - (Paddington - Middlesex)
SIMMONS ETHEL born 1887 Paddington, London who married Walter Snell BISHOP - they had a son Brian Walter Snell BISHOP in 1911 they had a daur Margaret Ethel BISHOP: bn 1913 in Paddinton. Margaret(Peggie)Ethel BISHOP mrd Thomas Gwyn WILLIAMS in 1938 in Kensington. Peggie had a daur Veronica Ann WILLIAMS bn Penrhynside, Llandudno, in WALES. Family from NZ wishing to make contact.
Family Surnames: Simmons Bishop Williams Snell Furse
Chowns - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Chowns A E. Had lived in Paddington, London. Died early in his youth. Connection sought.
Family Surnames: Chowns A.E.
Lily Parsons - William Twyman - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Looking for info about Lily Mary Ann Parsons b.1863 in Paddington. She married William Twyman (probably in the late 1880s) and they had several children including Frederick Ernest (b.1891), Leonard W (b. 1898), Albert Edward, Edward & Lily. Living in Margate in 1901.
Family Surnames: Twyman Parsons
William Prince, Elizabeth Baker - (Paddington - Middlesex)
William prince born 1835 Paddington. Married an Elizabeth Baker who was born in 1839 Rickmansworth.They lived in ruilsip and harrow area. They are my GGG grandparents. We are looking for any information about either of them. We know they had at least 8 children.
Family Surnames: Prince, Baker
oliver 1852 - (Paddington - Middlesex)
looking for info on Henry R Oliver 1852 married to Emily(ee)B born 1855 both in Middlesex later married
Family Surnames: Oliver
Shotter-Brewein - (Paddington - Middlesex)
William Stuart Shotter coachman,my great great grandfather, married to Louisa Brewein, resided in Carlton Mews, Paddington & had a son,also William Stuart Shotter born Dec 26, 1862. I am looking for any persons with knowledge of this family.
Family Surnames: Shotter Brewein
Alice Maud Mary Coles - (Paddington - Middlesex)
Looking for the family of Alice Maud Mary Crothers, nee Coles. Born in Clapham around 1894 to Jane Coles, nee Beck and Thomas Henry Coles. Married Robert Crothers and moved to Ireland where she died. Had children, oldest daughter named Iris Crothers. Alice had a half sister Violet in England and younger sister Florence Ivy Shotter, nee Coles who emigrated to Canada in 1917/8.
Family Surnames: Crothers/ Coles Battersea & Ireland
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