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Samuel & Susannah Marshall - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for information on Samuel Marshall, b. Ipswich c1822, married Susannah, b. Ipswich c1827, especially anything on their parents or siblings. Samuel worked as a book closer, lived in Ernest Street in 1861, died c1867. thanks.
Family Surnames: Marshall
Marshall - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Any information please on Samuel Marshall born in Ipswich in 1786 and wife Mary born Ipswich 1791; especially on their children and on Mary's parents/siblings.
Family Surnames: Marshall
Susannah Benstead - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for information on Susannah Benstead, born c1825 in Ipswich. Living in Rope Lane, St Clement's, in 1841, Married Samuel Marshall and had children Samuel, George, Flora, Walter and Daniel. Any information on Susannah's parents or siblings, or her earlier life, appreciated.
Family Surnames: Benstead, Marshall
John Nunn - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Hi,looking for the parents of John Nunn from Ipswich St Margarets,born abt 1806,wifes name Eliza,children are Eliza born 1836,William born 1843,Mary Ann born 1845,William L Nunn born 1859 grandson.John was a book closer journeyman and may of originally come from London as Eliza the eldest child was born there,Anyone else researching this family? would love to hear from you.thanks!
Family Surnames: Nunn
Lindsay Warner Pibworth - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Someone left a message on Curious Fox wanting information on my late father Lindsay Pibworth Please contact me as I am very curious. Sadly, my father died in 1998, leaving three children and seven grandchildren.
Family Surnames: Pibworth
SMITH,MATTINGLEY,and HAXELL families. - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
My Elizabeth SMITH, b. abt 1826 Cheshire, was on the Ipswich 1851 census under her married name Scholefield. The family were with a George and Sarah Ann HAXELL (b. abt 1829 Ipswich) I have a George and Sarah Ann's marriage 1850 in Ipswich in which her maiden name is Sarah Ann Soar. I was expecting the name to be Smith, or Mattingley Smith, as I have been told she was Elizabeth's sister. Can anyone help me out here with either a different marriage between a George and Sarah Ann, or some proof of her relationship with Elizabeth? Thankyou very much, Pauline in Oz
Family Surnames: Mattingley,Smith,Haxell
Looking for descendants of George William HEARD (a warehouseman) and Margaret (nee McDonald)who lived in Ipswich in the very early 1900's. They had 5 or more children including Henry James Duncan HEARD(born 18 September 1906 at 11 Duncan Road, Richmond, Surrey but later went to school in Ipswich)and an older sister, Win(n)ifred (married Bullard). Henry and Win were separated from their siblings because of difficult family circumstances. We have a photo of George in a Scottish kilt (possibly a military regiment?). Any information would be most welcome.
Family Surnames: Heard
England/Challis - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for info on Henry Challis, born 1866/67, who married Sarah Ann England (born 1880) in 1903. Her parents Edgar England and Mary Ann England (nee Lambley). Henry and Sarah are my great great grandparents. I have only one photo of them taken much later in life. Any info that can help me track Henry would be most appreciated.
Family Surnames: Challis England
England/Lambley - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Edgar England b 1854 Ipswich M Mary Ann Lambley b 1854 Children: Susannah b 1875, Alice b 1877, Sarah Ann b 1880 - all Ipswich Sarah Ann England married Henry Challis (b 1866 Brentford) in 1903 in Ipswich Children of that marriage include my grandfather Harry Challis b 28/12/1908 James, Arthur, William, Florence, Emily, Mary and Doris. The family lived in Merthyr Tydfil, Wales. I am still working on this branch of the family.
Pulham - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am looking for any descendents of Edward and Elizabeth Dianne Amy Pulham who lived in Station Street,Ipswich, Suffolk. Any information would be appreciated.
PILGRIM 1670's Ipswich - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for information on the parents of Amos Pilgrim...possibly George. Amos married Mary, maiden name unknown, children bapt at St. Peter's Church; Amos, 17 )ct 1707, George, Mary and Sarah. Anyone having in new information on this family or addtional tree information please contact.
Family Surnames: Pilgrim
Aylward, King From Bristol and Ipswich to Newington Surrey - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Lavinia King married Charles Rigby Aylward in 1872 in London. Lavinia was born in Bristol and Charles in Ipswich. Their daughter Lavinia Aylward married Edwin Simmons in 1895. Another daughter Eleanor Aylward married Albert Rodway in 1912 and Son Harold Aylward married Agnes Grimsey in 1915. Do these names fit yours?
Family Surnames: Aylward King Simmons Rodway.
Sarah Ann Hammant - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I have Sarah Ann Hammant in my family tree, born 1826 in Ipswich. She married George Durrant in Ipswich or Norwich. Her Mother shown in 1861 census as Sarah Hannant was born in 1785 place not known. any information please or knowledge of name origin in East Anglia
Family Surnames: Hammant, Hannant
Searching for John Wade - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
John Wade 1650-1750, married Elizabeth? Farmer ?Ipswich Suffolk. Son William born 1706 ? borders of Hertfordshire
Family Surnames: Wade
MARRIAGE OF EMMA BROOM - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Emma Broom b 1886 married Dick Wright b abt 1880 and had a son Charlie b abt 1915/16. Has anyone any information on this family
Family Surnames: Broom/Wright
Frederick Broom b 1854 had 8 children all born in Ipswich from 1878 to 1899 I am trying to find the marriages of these except the youngest Raymond Leslie who was my father.
Family Surnames: Broom
Mary Ann Turner Born 1855 Ipswich - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Trying to find any information on Mary Ann Turner who married George Henry Osborne in Ipswich 1874. The marriage certificate states her father was Thomas Pretty. On the census records after her marriage from 1881 state she was born in Ipswich the 1911 says Colchester Essex. There were two Mary Ann Turners born in Ipswich in 1855 Ipswich, however neither had the fathers name of Thomas Pretty, there is not a birth registered in 1855 or round that date in Colchester. I have also tried searching for the name Mary Ann Pretty with no luck. Any help would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Turner
Henry James Ollenbittle - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am looking for information about the Ollenbittle family who lived in Ipswich from the 1850's to 1900. Henry James Ollenbittle snr. was born about 1824 and married Hannah Markham. Henry's father may also have been called Henry. Henry James Ollenbittle jnr. was born about 1852 and married Eleanor Bennett from Capel St. Mary in 1872. They moved to London by 1875.
Family Surnames: Ollenbittle
Robert Cundy - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am looking for ancestors of Robert Cundy Born abt 1813, who was convicted at Essex, Colchester Quarter Sessions for a term of 7 years on 24 October 1831. He was transported on "Lady Harewood." to New South Wales, Australia in 1832. He was released in 1840, Married in 1852 and died in 1894. Robert is my Grt/Grt/Grandfather and any info would be much appreciated. Many thanks in advance. Roger
Family Surnames: Cundy
BARBROOK - Families in East Anglia - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Am seeking to establish a link between the two BARBROOK family groups living in (1) Essex (Maldon area particularly) and (2) Suffolk. There were only 140 listed in the 1901 UK census with the name. Just under two thirds lived in Essex and about one third in Suffolk. There must be a link somewhere. Any help would be much appreciated. Many thanks.
Family Surnames: Barbrook
palmers - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
trying to locate relatives of the palmer family, Charles Edward Palmer, dob 26/6/1888, My father. His father Auther was a Smithy at waterside works. Dad was the youngest of 8. Any help greatly appreciated. Andy
Family Surnames: Palmer
Fred Atkins - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am intersted in any research into the Atkins line related to Fredrick. He was born in Dublin and married Lily Girvan. I believe his mother was a Lily Poole from Fleetwood.
Family Surnames: Atkins, Girvan,Fenton, Bellingham
COLEMAN, ABBOTT - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am looking for any reference to my Grandfather, EDWARD ALBERT COLEMAN who married KATIE KATHLEEN ABBOTT at Woodbridge in March 1918. According to his marriage certificate Edward's father was EDWARD COLEMAN, Seaman, deceased before 1918. At the time of this marriage Edward was a Corporal in the 24th Manchester Regiment and his army number was 2511. He gave his address as 19 Chapel Lane Felixstowe and his age as 21. It is possible that he was married before his marriage to Katie, who died in 1982. I was told he had come 'from abroad' to enlist in the army, so he may have been born abroad and even retuned abroad after he left Katie and their 5 children in 1929/30 when they were living in Ipswich. There has been no sign of him since; can anyone help to locate any reference to him? I have been looking for him for more than 10 years now with no luck so far. Any help here would be greatly appreciated.
Family Surnames: Coleman, Abbott
Bristo, Potter - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am looking for Bristo and Potter relations in Ipswich and whitton. William Bristo (c1781)George (c1815) Elizabeth Bristo (1851). She married Thomnas potter (c1846 Debenham) and then the lived in Ipswich.
Family Surnames: Bristo, Potter
Glenda Miller - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am seeking to trace Glenda, daughter of Rose (nee Colman) and Sidney Miller (both deceased) and formerly of Goldsmith Road, Whitton, Ipswich, Suffolk. I believe that Glenda married twice, but have no information about her married name. She was one of 5 siblings, the others being Kenneth, David, John and Paul. Any information that might lead me to Glenda, my cousin, would be much appreciated.
Family Surnames: Miller
Edward Ramsey - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Joseph and Eliza Ramsey nee Stevens emigrated to Austrlia in 1854 from Ipswich. Trying to find more info of Ramsey family left in U.K. All I have is Joseph,s father was called Edward Ramsey. Joseph was born 26.3.1811 in Suffolk, married Eliza Stevens 17.4.1842 at St. Clements Church Ipswich. The 1851 census has Joseph Ramsey working as a foreman of carters for the Foundry in Ipswich. Any info on father Edward Ramsey and other siblings would be appreciated.
Family Surnames: Ramsey
CRAWLEY m. BERNAL 1792 - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Captn. Thomas Crawley (RN) b. 1757 Ipswich marries Esther Bernal c. 1772 Eng. They have 3 sons: Henry William c. 1795, Frederick Sydney c.1797, and Edumund Albern 20 Jan 1799 all b. Suffolk Eng. The family moves to Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1804. Esther Bernal's parents are Jacob Israel Bernal and Leah da Silva.
Family Surnames: Crawley, Bernal
marriage - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
looking for information on a family called THIRKETTLE.JACK EDWARD married a an IRIS ENID VOTIER 22-12-1935
Family Surnames: Thirkettle
marriage - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
looking for information on the family ELLISTON. BERNARD E. married a STEPHANIE MAY VOTIER
Family Surnames: Elliston
MARRIAGE - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
looking for information on a MOLLY HENDERSON who married VICTOR ROY VOTIER looking for her ancestors MARRIED 1956
Family Surnames: Henderson
Long - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am looking for Elizabeth Long b 1832 in Ipswich, whose father was Henry Long. Elizabeth married William Anson (b 1833) on 03.10.1853 at St James, Shoreditch. Henry Long appears on Elizabeth/s marriage certificate as a Vetinerary Surgeon.
Family Surnames: Long
susan taylor - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for info about Susan Taylor born in Ipswich, England around 1886.
Family Surnames: Taylor
John Newson - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
John Newson, was a shipwright who married Lizzie Ellen, they had a son George Robert Newson, born 1870. George married Charlotte Calver (born 1871), daughter of Peter Calver, on 26 December 1893. George and Charlotte emigrated to New Zealand in 1905
Family Surnames: Newson, Calver
Mullett - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am Researching any Mulletts from Ipswich. If anyone has a Mullett in their family Please contact. Thankyou Theresa
Family Surnames: Mullett
Joy - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am Related to William Walter Frederick Joy and Elizabeth Frances Mullett. Anyone Who is Related to them Please contact. Theresa
Family Surnames: Joy And Mullett
PALLANT of Ipswich - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Samuel PALLANT b~1720 married 1746 "of Ispwich" sons John, Richard, Harry and ? christened in St Stephens, Ipswich. In 1768 John PALLANT apprenticed to a coachmaker in Middlesex and that PALLANT line (Samuel, John) remained in the London area for several generations as coachmakers and then opticians. Eager to learn of Samuel b~1720 connections prior to Ipswich in 1746.
Family Surnames: Pallant
Richard Gooding - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for information on Richard Gooding born c 1763. He married Mary Muttitt in Ipswich St Clements on 07 Dec 1783. Later he was a butcher in Harwich.
nunns of st helens ,Ipswich,Suffolk - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Hi,I have Joshua Nunn born abt 1771,he was a carpenter ,he married Elizabeth Laws at StHelens Church,Ipswich ,Suffolk.His son John Nunn born abt 1807 was a bootcloser.I think I have a connection with Marylebone,London ,where I have a Charles Nunn also a carpenter/pianoforte maker.Any information On this family much appreciated,thanks,Suz.
Family Surnames: Nunn
priscilla miller manning - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am trying to gather more information on Priscilla Miller Manning and her family. She was born in Ipswich on 16 September 1833, to parents William and Sarah (maiden name unknown), and christened at St Mary Towers. She may have had a brother, William, however, I have been unable to verify this or the existence of any other siblings. Frustratingly, I have also been unable to discover her parents' date of marriage. Can anyone help? Any leads gratefully received.
Family Surnames: Manning
Francis James Brown of Ipswich born Eastry - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for descendants of Frances James Brown, born Eastry, Kent, 15 Feb 1863. He became a baker at Farnham where he lodged (1891) with a Parker Family. In 1892 he married Catherine Annie Moran at Eton. By 1901 the family was established in Ipswich where he had his own bakery business and resided at 408 Foxhall Road, Ipswich. They had children: Herbert M. b. 1894, Godfrey G. b. 1895 and Francis E. b. 1899. I have heard that Francis J. visited Eastry in the early 1900s but there's been no contact since. 1911 Census the family still at above address. Herbert was an Engineers' Apprentice.
Family Surnames: Brown Moran
Haslam - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
James Haslam lived St Mary Stoke from 1840s until his death 1880. Daughter Jane Ellen married Charles pooley 1878 she died 1924.
Family Surnames: Haslam Pooley
St Mary Stoke Ipswich - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
2 X great grandfather lived in St Mary Stoke Ipswich from 1840s Died 1880. Daughter married 1878. and she died 1924
Family Surnames: Haslam Pooley
john Cracknell - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Looking for details of John Cracknell pre 1851. Born c1810-1817 in Willen? Wilton? Witton? Ipswich? (according to different censuses)Married Caroline Arthey from Lindsey in 1841 in Semer. Already living in Thorrington Essex then.Lived later years in Brightlingsea.
Family Surnames: Cracknell Arth(E(Y
Book - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Ipswich Engines and Ipswich Men
Family Surnames: Haslam
Page - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
James B.1793 married Lydia Seaman B. 1794 in Ipswich St Mary Key 25.12.1820. Children: James William Seaman 1821 Robert 1822 Thomas 1826 Lydia 1827 William 1829 Henrietta 1832 William 1835 Ellen 1835 Ruth 1837 Mary Anne 1839
Family Surnames: Page, Seaman, Binstead
Bertie Woodgate - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
My great-grandfather Bertie Woodgate was married several times. I have names of three children from another family than my immediate family and think there are more. One daughter was a friend of my father's - don't know her real name but in later life she was known as "Barry". Would love to hear from others descended from Bertie.
Family Surnames: Woodgate
Grazebrook family - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
In early 1900's my great Auntie Ginny (Grace Jane TITSHALL) was nanny to 2 boys whose parents went out to Africa for business. Auntie Ginny was their governess/nursery maid and remained close to both boys throughout their lives. I believe Nigel was killed in WW1. The boys went to Eton college and always called in on Auntie Ginny on their way home. I would love to hear from the familiy. Great neice from down under.
Family Surnames: Grazebrook - Nigel/Michael?
KNIBB/CANNONS - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
Jane KNIBB nee CANNONS died in November 1880 and was buried at Ipswich cemetery aged 60. Husband Samuel KNIBB was an upholsterer but I can discover nothing about him. Can anyone please help?
Family Surnames: Knibb, Cannons
Searching for Edward Winn, 1600 - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am a direct descendant of Edward Winn who came from Suffolk, England to America, bringing his wife Joanna, and children Ann, Elizabeth and Joseph, in th 1630s, and settled first in Charlestowne, Massachusetts. His parentage is unknown to me, but it is long thought he is from Ipswich.
Family Surnames: Winn, Wynne
Thorn's of Ipswich, Sfk - (Ipswich - Suffolk)
I am researching the Thorn/e family from Ipswich, Suffolk inc Edward Thorn born 1812 Ipswich father of Richard born 1848 who married Louisa Norman PIPE later moving to Edmonton Mdx Any info on this family would be much appreciated
Family Surnames: Thorn Pipe
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