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John Tomkinson - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for John Tomkinson & Mary Rider and other family related to them. Looking for information on baptism/christening for son John born 1829 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, looking for where to find this information please. Julie
Family Surnames: Tomkinson/Rider
ROUTLEDGE - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for ROUTLEDGE in Newcastle and Haltwhistle area. I have relatives who lived in Park Village and surrounding area. They then moved over to Newcastle upon Tyne areas - Heaton, Wallsend ROUTLEDGE, William Hutchinson ROUTLEDGE, John Arthur ROUTLEDGE, Sydney ROUTLEDGE, Edith ROUTLEDGE, Tommy ROUTLEDGE, Jennie ROUTLEDGE, Gladys ROUTLEDGE, Willie
Family Surnames: Routledge
Thomas Taylor - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Thomas Taylor was born approx 1863 and was married twice. Firstly to Margaret Hind ,1862-1891, in St Nicholas Parish Church, Newcastle and secondly to Hannah Smith nee Clark c1855 Alnwick, at St Edmund Church, Gateshead, The father of Thomas was William a wood turner/joiner. Any help would be greatly appreciated as I am running out of options on where to look
Family Surnames: Taylor
Hospital workhouse or Fleece Court - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Information on Hospital workhouse or Fleece Court required if possible 1890/1900
The Ord Arms - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Details of The Ord Arms or Harold St Scotswood Road
William Lawson - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am looking for William Lawson, he was married to my Great Gran - Emma Goubould in 1800 and something. Thay lived in Byker/Newcastle until his death in (?) eny help would be greatly received.
Family Surnames: Lawson
TAILFORD - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Seeking information about the family of Alfred Lawson Tailford and his wife Emily (nee Kent). They had one daughter Jessie Estella born 1905 at 84 Denton Gardens, Newcastle
Family Surnames: Woodcock, Lawson
Archer family - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am looking to find the parents of Richard Hedley Archer born c1815 in Newcastle. I beleive his brother was the painter John Wykeham Archer. On his marriage certificate the father is given as John. Anyone else researching this family?
Family Surnames: Archer
LAWSON - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Has anyone any information on the Lawson family who had connections with the family who founded the fruit shops known as 'Barry Noble'
Family Surnames: Lawson Noble
WHITE & FIELD families - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Seeking info on families of Thomas WHITE (born 1816), who married Margery FIELD (born 1817) in Hanover Square (Unitarian) Chapel, Newcastle upon Tyne, Feb 1839. Daughters Rebecca and Margaret Ann born in Gateshead before family emigrated to N.Z. in 1843 and then to South Australia in 1845.
Family Surnames: White, Field
Francis Stott - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am still researching for the children of the marriage of William Stott and Jane Donnison on the 6 Th Novenber 1802 at All Saints Church in Newcastle upon Tyne.One of there children was Francis Stott born in 1804.Francis married a lady from Ireland Margaret ---?--- and they moved to Whitehaven.Francis was a coal miner and I would like to find where they married and his wife Margaret,s maiden name.Francis was my Gt.Gt. Gt grndfather.Any help would be gratefully recieved. Thank You.
Family Surnames: Stott Donnison
HALDON, THIRKELD - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I have my great grandparents as James Haldon (b c1857 Alston, Cumberland) and Isabella Thirkeld (b c1859 in Newcastle upon Tyne). They both died in Newcastle in 1904 and 1907 respectively. Isabella had two illigitimate children before her marriage and went on to have a further 7 children between 1886-1899 all born in Newcastle. The census for James are confusing - the early census gives his birth town as Alston, Cumberland, the later census as Newcastle upon Tyne. I have no idea what happened to the younger children when their parents died. Any information on these families would be very much appreciated. My grandmother was Jane Elizabeth Haldon b 1886 - the eldest of Isabella's legitimate children.
Family Surnames: Haldon, Thirkeld
looking for - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
any information on hannah skelton born around 1820 herrington co durham,married john robert yewdell in 1848,then george gowling in 1854 then archibald cocheran in 1860 all took place in the sunderland newcastle area
Family Surnames: Skelton
lambert - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
looking for family of Mark Lambert b1843 to John Lambert and Elizabeth Pigg. Mark had two known siblings Margaret(m James Elliott) and John. They lived at various times in Blandford,Blenheim and Westmoreland street. Mark was a Furniture Broker.
Family Surnames: Lambert
John And Margaret Harrison - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
My mother Margaret, nee Mitchell was the only daughter of well know grocer, living in 6, St Thomas Street. Dad was born 1911 out of wedlock and forced to live with his grandparents, Dad was John Thompson Harrison. His mother, Minny married Joseph Jobson. I am trying to find out anything about my dad's father.
Family Surnames: Harrison, Jobson , Thompson , Mitchell
Herbert DEAN b. 1860 - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Would like to make contact with anybody researching the DEAN family. Herbert DEAN m. Fanny Letitia GILBY 1883 at Peterborough. Children were : Walter H Ethel Annie Charles George Margaret Emily John Thomas Robert Ernest all born Newcastle upon Tyne between 1885 and 1896. Regards, Gail
Family Surnames: Dean
Place surname - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Hey I am seeking any PLACE surname family information from the Newcastle upon Tyne or Gateshead area.
Family Surnames: Place
Turnbull Dowse - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Mary Turnbull, born 1822, daughter of John Turnbull a publican. Mary married in Newcastle upon Tyne in 1842 to George Dowse, a butcher.
Family Surnames: Turnbull Dowse
brady /obrien - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
hi iam looking for any information on elizabeth smart O'Brien .. she married bartholomew brady in st john in newcastle upon tyne in 1899 they had a son francis walker brady .c 1900 bartholomew died 1906 any info would be appreciated regards maz
Family Surnames: O'brien
Joseph Williams - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Can anyone help me in my search for Joseph Williams? I know he was born in Kings county Ireland around 1832 and his fathers name was Patrick. he married Ann Mcconachie in 1858 in the catholic chapel pilgrim st, newcastle can anyone supply me with details of his birth (or death after 1871 but before 1881) appreciate any help many thanks
Family Surnames: Williams
GRAHAM PEARSON - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Hi, I would like to exchange information on the following family members: James Brown GRAHAM b1843 Dumfreis, Gretna. Married Mary PEARSON (b1844 Durham) in 1870 in Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland. 1881 – lived in North Hylton, Sunderland. 1891 – lived in Southwick. 1901 – lived in Sunderland. Their children were: William H GRAHAM b1871 Kirkwater, Dumfreishire, Hannah Jane GRAHAM b1873 Southwick, Joseph Jas GRAHAM b1873 Southwick, Albert E GRAHAM b1873 Southwick, Arthur E GRAHAM b1877 Southwick, Pearson GRAHAM b1882 Hylton, Mary Alice GRAHAM b1884 Hylton, Annie Winifred GRAHAM b1886 Hylton.
Family Surnames: Graham Pearson
Battista Family - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am seeking descendants of Giovanni, Vincenzo and Antonio Battista. These 3 brothers settled in Newcastle Upon Tyne in the late 1800's.
Family Surnames: Battista
Fairley - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am searching for details about the siblings of my grandfather, WILLIAM JOHN FAIRLEY born in Newcastle in 1882. His sisters were - MARGARET FAIRLEY (B. 1874), EMMA FAIRLEY (B. 1876), and ELEANOR FAIRLEY (B. 1878). His brothers were - WALTER FAIRLEY (B. 1879) and THOMAS FAIRLEY (B.1886?)
Family Surnames: Fairley
Carr. Mary Ann - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for any information on Mary Ann Carr, birth and death date unknown, last known residence, worked as a domestic, at #3 Greenfield Place in Newcastle, had a son born 1908. may have married in 1930, to a St.George, any information will be gratefully accepted.
WRIGHTSON - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for info re the descendants of George David Wrightson ( 1785-1841) and his wife, Margaret Clensey Donkin (1788-1841). Thank you.
Family Surnames: Wrightson
Carr - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
searching for any Carr's that lived in Newcastle 1908. looking for a Mary Ann Carr, Mary St.George, in 1930.
Cavanagh - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for any relatives of the late John Cavangh, formerly of Kirk Street, Newcastle upon Tyne. Thankyou.
Family Surnames: Cavanagh
SUTHERLAND - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I AM LOOKING FOR ANY INFO ON JAMES ALEXANDER SUTHERLAND BORN 1901 AND ACCORDING TO RECORDS WAS REGISTERED IN NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE... HIS GRANDFATHER ALLEGEDLY WAS A SIR JAMES SUTHERLAND AND HIS MOTHER SIR JAMES'S DAUGHTER WHOSE NAME I DO NOT KNOW..HE WAS GIVEN UP FOR ADOPTION TO A MRS GRAHAM WHO HAS LINKS WITH CARLISLE..JAMES ALEXANDER SUTHERLAND MARRIED GRACE DOTCHIN 30/12/1925 WHO WORKED AT A WET FISH SHOP SOMEWHERE IN NEWCASTLE... THEY WENT ON TO HAVE 2 SONS VICTOR SUTHERLAND & RONALD SUTHERLAND AND DAUGHTER GLORIA SUTHERLAND. THEY LIVED IN SYDNEY GROVE, THEN BEACONSFIELD STREET IN THE WEST END OF NEWCASTLE.........GRACE DOTCHIN WAS THE COOK AT WALKERGATE HOSPITAL AND GLORIA SUTHERLAND WAS A NURSE AT ST. NICHOLAS'S SANITORIUM IN GOSFORTH. ANY INFORMATION ABOUT ANY OF THE ABOVE PERSONS WOULD BE A GREAT HELP...
Family Surnames: Sutherland/Dotchin
John Dawson - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I'm searching for the parents of John Dawson, a blacksmith, who was christened in 1762 at Newcastle St John's. He married Margaret Jewitt in Newburn, Northumberland in January 1791. By naming paterns of his children The father was possibly Robert but I have no details on his mother. I'd love to hear from anyone else researching this family. Thanks, Judy
Family Surnames: Dawson, Jewitt
john smith - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
hi, i`m looking for my cousin john smith, he will be about 62ish his dads name was also john smith and his mums name was lil.Cousin john was married to alison or had a daughter called alison.The family had stong ties with jarrow and south sheilds
Family Surnames: Smith
Catherine Black Thomas Armstrong - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Catherine Black bc 1819 Newcastle All Saints. Children Thomas Armstrong Black b 1847, Elizabeth Black 1848, Ann Black 1852, John Armsrong Black b1856 Jane 1859 and David 1862. John married Mary McNally 1873 as John Armstrong in Newcastle, David also married as Armstrong to Catherine Ormston 1886 in Gateshead. Father on John's marriage cert given as Thomas Armstrong a Carpenter. Anyone know of this Thomas Armstrong? Also I believe Catherine Black's parents were Alexander Black from Scotland and Margaret Kirkup of Newcastle, any info to confirm this would be good.
Family Surnames: Armstrong Black Mcnally Ormston
Family Spouse - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Hi, I´m looking for any information on the Spouse family who once lived in Trafalger road / street.Can any one help ? I´d be very gratefull.Kathy.
Family Surnames: Spouse
Family History - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for details of Thomas Bell and Annie Miller parents of Thomas Bell- born 18 May 1892 - Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne married Edith Mary O'Connell in Southwark. He may have had a sister Mary, mother possibly died shortly after the birth of daughter, with Thomas snr Thomas and Mary living with a couple called Charleton.
Family Surnames: Bell, Miller
liddell family - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
searching for relatives of margarette liddell, born 1924/1925. father was ralph liddell, a teacher for the deaf and dumb school. they lived in an addition to the church.brothers name was peter. thanks ever so much.
Family Surnames: Liddell
Fairley - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am researching the siblings of my grandfather WILLIAM JOHN FAIRLEY born in 1882 in NEWCASTLE. His sisters were - MARGARET FAIRLEY b 1874, EMMA b 1876 and ELEANOR b 1878. His brothers were - WALTER FAIRLEY b 1879 and THOMAS b 1886(?) The family had links to Edinburgh.
Family Surnames: Fairley
buckingham street - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
looking for info on FRANCIS MURPHY who was married in 1919 toan ALIDA DE.BIE she was a widow with 2 boys from Holland.Also JIM AND MARY VINCENT her maiden name was MOODY had connections to Francis I BELIEVE
Family Surnames: Murphy-Moody Vincent
Hewitson - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Robert Hewitson born in Kelloe,Durham c. 1842 was married to Mary Jane Hindmarch,but after she died on June 11, 1877 he married someone called Annie (maiden name Miller, born c. 1844 in Newcastle)but I can't find marriage record. They had a daughter, Annie, born 7 March 1885, so maybe married a year or so before. Can anyone help?
Family Surnames: Hewitson, Miller
Adrienne Oenone Kendrick or John Eversleigh Kendrick - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for detail post 1901 census. Born on 4 Dec 1893 in Newcastle Upon Tyne. Her parents were Joseph Kendrick (possibly born in Sep Quarter 1842 in Wigan, Lancashire) and Alice Ada Matthews (born about 1864 in Newton Abbot, Devon). Also looking for John Eversleigh Kendrick born in Jun 1896 Quarter in Newcastle Upon Tyne and died about 1945 in a location unknown.
Family Surnames: Kendrick Matthews
WILLIAM PAYNE - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
William Payne, a builder or carpenter, firstly married Jane Stewart and had two known sons, William (a builder) and John Greaves (chemist). He later married Margaret Fletcher. Can anyone find or know of his marriage to Jane or other details of this family?. John Greaves Payne emigrated to Vic. Aust. and then to Tas. where he died in 1911.
Family Surnames: Payne, Stewart
Selby Family - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I have traced Bruce Selby's line back to William Selby 1806. Bruce Selby was the father of Pam and Wendy. I also am related: Bruce's father was, Maria Selby's, my great grandmother's, brother I would like to contact either Pam, Wendy or any other member of the family.
Family Surnames: Selby, Drummond
Catherine Coy - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Looking for information on my g.grandparents Catherine Coy b. 1859, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland m. 1881 in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England to Frank Lawrence b. 1854, St. Giles, Dorset, England. Children were Walter, Albert, Alice, Amy, Hilda and Beatrice?. Any information greatly appreciated. Thank you.
Family Surnames: Coy
Death - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Can anyone help me find the death of Isabella Lane Isabella was born Isabella Birnie Watson 1859 daughter of William and Elonor Munro Pitsligo Scotland she was married to Adam Mckenzie then widowed ????? .She remarried James Lane from Newcastle in 1893 .I know she was around in 1914 but cannot find her death
Family Surnames: Watson, Mckenzie And Lane
Dixon family - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am trying to trace my auntie, Margaret Dixon,nee Loxley,known as peggie,she married Ronald Dixon 1n the 40s and as far as i know is still living in Newcastle,she has two children,Margaret and Ronnie,any information would be very helpfull.
Family Surnames: Dixon,Loxley
John Aynsley - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Born 1752-1829 approx born at Little Harley Towers near Newcastle upon tyne. Founder of Aynsley Pottery
Family Surnames: Aynsley
Hannah Amanda YOUNG/POUNDER - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am interested in any family of Hannah Amanda POUNDER (nee YOUNG) She was born in Newcastle on Tyne in 1840 Her parents were James & Margaret YOUNG She had twin children Charles Edward POUNDER and Florence Mary POUNDER in 1870 though Charles died an infant. She had siblings Margaret YOUNG 1839 William YOUNG 1842 Agnes YOUNG 1846 George G YOUNG 1847 Elizabeth Annie YOUNG 1850 Hannah and her daughter Florence were nurses and eventually matron of the Hospital for Women in Newbridge Street.
Family Surnames: Young Pounder
Elizabeth Sword - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Elizabeth Sword was born in 1840 in Newcastle on Tyne, she married William Anderson. After her marriage she lived in Parton, Cumberland. Has anyone any information please.
Family Surnames: Sword
Percy Arms Pub - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Am looking for information about James H. B. Baker, proprietor of the old Percy Arms Pub and his father, James Baker, proprietor before him. James H. B. Baker was married to Eleanor and they had two daughters, Edna and Eleanor.
Family Surnames: Baker
Sanderson 1901 - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
I am looking for the details of the male child entered as "baby sanderson" on the 1901 census in St Andrew's Parish, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland. Parents names were Thomas Sanderson and Margaret (maiden name unknown) who married sometime between 1891 - 1901. The parents of Thomas Sanderson were Thomas Barkas Sanderson and Jane Howard Waite.
Family Surnames: Sanderson Barkas Waite
Dagnia of Newcastle and South Shields - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
Trying to trace descendents of John Dagnia of Newcastle, South Shields and Cleadon, died 1743
Family Surnames: Dagnia
Cabinet and chair makers - (Newcastle upon Tyne - Northumberland)
William and Henry Wellard came from Chatham in Kent to live in the Westgate area of Newcastle Upon Tyne between 1861 - 1871. What industry links the 2 areas? Was there shipbuilding in this area? Can anyone give me names of companies that they may have worked in with these occupations? Henry goes back down to Kent and is a cabinet maker in 1881 and 1891 census although 2 of his children are listed in the Union Workhouse in Westgate Newcastle Upon Tyne in 1891. Any local history information about this would be much appreciated. Thanks
Family Surnames: Wellard
 
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