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|Yorkshire, North Riding
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High Ellington ... Hudswell
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|Josias Truslove - (High Ellington - Yorkshire, North Riding)
When Josias Truslove married in York in 1675, the minister wrote in the register that he was from Ellington. By the naming of his children his father may have been Robert or George; his mother may have been Dorothy or Elizabeth.
Family Surnames: Truslove
|Sayer family of Worsall - (High Worsall - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Looking for any info regarding John, William and Francis Sayer and families while they lived at Worsall in the 1500's or before. They also owned Preston Manor, Yarm and Marrick Park around this time. Their land and properties were forfeited to the Crown due to their Catholic faith in the reign of Henry VIII. Any info about their families would be much appreciated.
Family Surnames: Sayer
|Michael BALMER - (Hilton - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Buried St Peter's Church (Anglican) Hilton on 21 March 1849 aged 89. Any further information on the Balmers buried there would be appreciated. His wife could be Ann nee Porrit buried 13 May 1831 aged 73
Family Surnames: Balmer
|Hilton Manor - (Hilton - Yorkshire, North Riding)
My Great Grandmother, Mabel Brown, lived and worked at Hilton Manor House around 1915 before giving birth to my Grandfather in Glasgow (Tom Park Brown). Looking for any information on Hilton Manor and possible Park families in the area.
Family Surnames: Park Brown
|Cummings, cummins family - (Hinderwell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
I am researching the above families in Brotton,Skelton,Loftus,Easington,Staithes,
Hinderwell,Lythe,Sandsend & Whitby and would welcome any information.thankyou (also the moors areas)
Family Surnames: Cummings,Cummins
|Featherstone, Hinderwell, N.Yorks - (Hinderwell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
An ancestor, Tom FEATHERSTONE (son of Thomas Featherstone and Jane Jackson) was born in Hinderwell on 5th November 1857. In 1880 he married Hannah NOBLE of Egton Bridge (daughter of James Noble and Dinah Garbutt). In the 1881 census Tom (an ironstone miner) and Hannah are living at Port Mulgrave, Hinderwell along with Hannah's brother, James Noble (then aged 18, also an ironstone miner). According to family hearsay, Tom subsequently moved to London, became a builder and then emigrated to America. I have found no trace of Tom, Hannah or James after 1881 and would love to find out what happened to them.
|THOMPSON - (Hipswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Seeking burial details for James THOMPSON, yeoman and his wife Frances (nee CLARKSON), who lived in village of Coleburn in chapelry of Hipswell, parish of Catterick. They married at Richmond in 1741, and had children all baptised at Hipswell. Their youngest daughter Anne was married 17 April 1781, to Rev Reginald ORTON, who was the curate in charge of Hipswell/Hudswell.
Family Surnames: Thompson Clarkson Orton
|Brown Alfred Charles - (Hipswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Seeking my husband's father known as Charlie.The only information we have is that he was resident in Hipswell in 1916 when he was a soldier in the KOYLI regiment,1st battalion.This village is given as his address on his marriage certificate. We have information after his marriage in London in 1916 but nothing previous to this except that he was born probably in 1880. Any leads would be appreciated
Family Surnames: Brown
|GREATHEAD - (Hipswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
PAUL GREATHEAD baptised 20 feb 1714/1715 in Hipswell,son of WILLIAM GREATHEAD.PAUL GREATHEAD married ANN...about 1737.What was his wifes surname?They had 6 children all baptised in Hipswell.PAUL GREATHEAD died in1786.
Family Surnames: Greathead
|Michael Sayer - (Holtby - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Seeking information on my ancestor Michael SAYER (bap 1742 Kirk leavington). Michael's parents were James SAYER and Elizabeth WOOD. Michael married Rebekkah BELL (born c. 1741) in Hutton Bonville in November 1777 where they settled and had two known children, Michael (1778) and Thomas (c. 1783?). Michael appears to have left the area before 1793 and moved to Holtby where he appears on the Manor and Court Leet records in 1793 in the lists of tenants. In Sept 1794 he acted as juror there and in October 1794 he was again listed as tenant. Michael appears to have remained there until his death in 1806. His wife Rebeccah was buried in Holtby in 1809.
Michael had three brothers - John, James and William (the latter two being millers and farmers who remained in the Middleton on Leven area and died in 1815). James is known to have married Elizabeth SPENCE, and John married a Dorothy HARRISON, while William married Margaret FEETHAM. There were also two sisters - Margaret, and Dorothy who married a John GELDART. There was also a half sister Elizabeth.
If you have any information about Michael - his occupation, parentage, siblings, or offspring, I would love to hear from you. I would also like to find more about Rebecca BELL as I have no information about her at all.
Family Surnames: Sayer, Wood, Bell, Spence, Harrison, Geldart, Feetham
|Harker - (Holtby - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Looking for any details of my great grandfather John Clappison Harker and his wife Pamela Jayne (nee Waines from Bempton) who I think had a grocer's shop in Holtby around 1885. Any info ref them in this village, or location of the shop would be great.
Family Surnames: Harker Waines
|I'anson family - (Hornby - Yorkshire, North Riding)
I am looking for the marriage of Robert and Ann I'anson who had a child Robert I'anson baptized in Hornby in March 21st 1819 and recorcxed as being born in Hackforth and who died in 1906 Darlington.
Family Surnames: I'anson
|Suffield/Maddison - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
I am researching my family tree and am related to George & Ann Suffield of Hovingham listed in 1881 census, their daughter Ellen who married William Maddison of York. The men folk were Common Agricultural Workers around Fryton & Hovingham and Ann born Nunnington & or Ellen worked at Nunnington Hall, any info please
Family Surnames: Suffield
|(Mac) Clean - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Looking and hoping for any infomation on the background to William Maclean, who was christened in Hovingham 16/1/1770, His father was Thomas, shown as a 'shoemaker of Ness'. William later married and settled down in the Norton area, but to confuse things a bit some of the early records show the family name as Clean rather than Maclean. I think there must still be some descendants in the Rillington/ Scampston/ Malton area, and ant help would be appreciated
Family Surnames: Maclean Clean
|Audaer - elusive and starting to annoy me! - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Looking high and low for traces of Anthony AUDAER,(sometimes spelt quite oddly in records) Stonemason of Hovingham. Listed in PR as death aged 46, on 07/031804. Married to Jane MEGGINSON or MEGGISSON of Hawnby in 1784. Need his parents or birthplace - there are AUDAER families in the area, but can't make that vital connection - feel like banging head against the walls he would have made!!! Family were originally Catholic and Flemish, so we think. Please help!!!
Family Surnames: Audaer Megginson Meggisson
|Joseph Thackeray - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
On his marriage bans in 1790 to Mary Horsley in AppletonLeStreet, it stated Joseph Thackeray born about 1766 was 'of Hovingham'. Anyone who knows about the name Thackeray/thackrah/thackery/thacker in Hovingham please reply. Julia
Family Surnames: Thackeray
|Judson - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Any information about George Judson, married Ann Skelbeck, died 1863, and his descendants much appreciated. He lived at #1 The Lodge and is buried in the churchyard next to Hovingham Hall.
Family Surnames: Judson/Skelbeck/Skilbeck
|James Horner - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
A number of us are trying to find the birth details for James Horner, born in Hovingham between Apr 1849 and Apr 1850 (according to his census entries in 1881 and 1891). We can find nothing prior to his marriage to Tamar Duffield in 1874 in Kirkbymoorside. Can anyone help?
Family Surnames: Horner
|Hawkins family - (Hovingham - Yorkshire, North Riding)
I am trying to find some information on the background of Thomas HAWKINS, born around 1774. He married Ann TAYLOR in 1798, and was, I understand, the son of Edward HAWKINS who married Anne CLARKE.
Thomas HAWKINS has been listed as an innkeeper (on his son's marriage registration) and I am wondering if there is any record of him having run an inn in Hovingham.
The Hawkins family might not have been in Hovingham long, as Edward Hawkins seems to have been from Clifton in York, St Michael le Belfrey parish. Any informtion or help locating connections within this family would be greatly appreciated.
Family Surnames: Hawkins Taylor Clarke
|GEORGE SCOTT c1816 HUBY - (Huby - Yorkshire, North Riding)
I am trying to trace decendents of George Scott born about 1816 at Huby, Nr. York, married Mary Anne Richardson Born about 1819 at York. and they had three children:- Ann Nevis, Abraham, Mary Richardson.Then after Ann's death he subsequently remarried to a Hanna Jennings, born about 1824 at Huby, Nr. York.and they had two children:- Elizabeth and Bob. He was my G.G.Grandad. Please help if you can, many thanks Geoff.
Family Surnames: Scott
|ABRAHAM SCOTT c1840 - (Huby - Yorkshire, North Riding)
I am trying to trace decendents of Abraham Scott my Great Grandad who was born about 1840 at Huby, Nr York, he was a Boot and shoe Maker at Gate Helmsley, and married Amelia Yeoman, who was born at Scoreby Nr York about 1843, they had ten children:-
John, Hannah, Ada, George Thomas, Herbert, Emily, Abraham, Herbert, Harold, Wallace, I would be grateful for any help or information many thanks, Geoff.
Family Surnames: Scott
|Thompson James ...will - (Hudswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
4 Apr 1774, James THOMPSON, of Hudswell, parish of Catterick...son James and son George, executors. George THOMPSON (son) and Elizabeth his wife - my house, and after their decease to my son James THOMPSON. My daughter Mary COATES; my daughter Isabella WARE; my daughter Margaret JEFFERSON, deceased; (?her) younger children Margaret JEFFERSON, Elizabeth JEFFERSON, Mary JEFFERSON, Peter JEFFERSON. My daughter Ann BAKER, deceased - grandson James BAKER, granddaughter Ann BAKER. Grandson GeorgeCOATES, my daughter Mary COATES. Witnesses, Thomas WILDIN, Elizabeth EDON, Mary MEDCALF. Proved 11 Mar 1775.
Family Surnames: Thompson Coates Ware Jefferson Baker Wildin Edon Medcalf
|Thomas Blades - (Hudswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Thomas Blades was my great great grand father, born 1798 and who married Rachel Harrison in Hudswell, near Richmond, Yorks in 1821. Their daughter Eleanor, who was born in Hudswell, married my great grandfather Anthony Winn circa 1856.
Family Surnames: Blades,Winn
| Metcalfe - (Hudswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Thomas is my gt.gt.gt.grandfather. (name of wife not known) His daughter Eleanor married Leonard Raw on 17.08.1850 in Hudswell Chapel. They had 2 sons, John who I beleive was blind, and Leonard Thomas who married Julia Bedlow.
I'd love to hear from anyone who has any info.
Family Surnames: Metcalfe, Raw, Bedlow
|Bulmer - (Hudswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Trying to find the family of Matthew Bulmer. He was born in Hudswell around 1832 and was the son of Matthew Bulmer and Jane Ozelton. He married Ann? and they had 3 daughters - Margaret Jane Bulmer (my Great Grandmother) born 1864 in Shildon, Ann Elizabeth born 1870 in Shildon andIsabella born 1861 in Shildon.
Family Surnames: Bulmer/Ozelton
|Thompson and Coates - (Hudswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Researching family of Thompson at Richmond and Hudswell. Includes Robert Thompson (died 1741), fellmonger, and sons Ralph and William, also Thomas Thompson (died ca. 1797), father of Jane Thompson m.to William Coates and Deborah Thompson ma. to George Coates.
Family Surnames: Thompson Coates
|Thompson - (Hudswell - Yorkshire, North Riding)
Researching Ralph Thompson who married Jane Emmerson at Hudswell on 18th Jan 1729.His heir was Henry Thompson who died on 24th Jan following a fall from his horse, leaving three daughters: Jane who married George Bowe, Mary who remained single, and Anne who married George Firby. I am especially interested to know who Henry married. Her first name was Jane.
Family Surnames: Thompson