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|Carnell Harding - (Croydon - Surrey)
Seeking info on Charles Carnell and Jane Harding. Father of Jane was Henry mother Sarah. Jane and Charles had ten children one being Louisa Carnell b 1847 at Venn Ottery, Devon. Charles and Jane are buried at Croydon in the Mitcham Road Cemetary.
Family Surnames: Carnell Harding
|Henry/Sophia Young - (Croydon - Surrey)
Henry b. 1792 in Hartfield, married Sophia Yeoman 1819 Croydon. Son Edward b. 1825 in Croydon married Hannah Humphrey 1848 in Hartfield, Sussex
Family Surnames: Young, Humphrey, Hudson
|mary ann brown - (Croydon - Surrey)
looking for the above - born name mary ann eggleton - last sighting 1903 living in 3 st. saviours rd., croydon
Family Surnames: Brown, Eggleton
|Walter Edward Abraham - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for anybody who might have known or have relatives or friends who might have known Walter Edward Abraham. He lived in the Croydon/Mitcham area in the 1920s-1940s. He was in the RNAS in the First World War and later worked for the firm of Ebbutts, funeral directors, in Croydon. Would particularly like to hear from anyone who might have had relatives in the RNAS who might have known him.
Family Surnames: Abraham
|APTED KINDELL - (Croydon - Surrey)
James Apted wife Elizabeth Kindell, children- sarah Elizabeth 1832, James 1833, John 1835, William 1836, Henrietta Maria 1838, Albert 1844.
Family emigrated to America.
Family Surnames: Apted Kindell
|BEADLE - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for any information on John Thomas BEADLE b. 1815 (m. Sophia BUCK)carpenter/builder. Children found from Nov 1841 at Croydon Common with John Thomas Francis, Edward W.S. (1844), Henry E (1846), Emily M. S. (1847), ~William J (1848), Alfred E(1850)
Would willingly exchange information
Pam (Somerset UK)
Family Surnames: Beadle, Buck
|GILES - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for information on Zaccharia(s) GILES (labourer in 1866)- married Honor - 9 children found: Arthur William (1827), Emma Harriet (1830), John (1832),
George E (1835), Mary Ann (1837), Isabella (1840), Harriett Maria (1844),Frederick (1845), Henry (1848)
Willingly exchange information
Pam (Somerset UK)
Family Surnames: Giles
|DALE/ MILES / GAD - (Croydon - Surrey)
Francis Herbert Dale d 1965 m Gladys Miles (then Gad)also d . I'm stuck here can't go any further. I must have some relatives who recognise thes names - I can't even give birth or marriage dates but they were my grandparents. Regards Yvette
Family Surnames: Dale
|Hansard - (Croydon - Surrey)
looking for information on Francis A. Hansard or Daisie Hansard living at 16 Church Rd, in 1901.
Family Surnames: Hansard
|Ellwood - CROYDON - (Croydon - Surrey)
mARTHA ELLWOOD, born 1886 in Croydon. SISTER FRANCES ELLWOOD, FATHER JAMES ELLWOOD, MOTHER Martha Lovejoy. Martha and Frances emigrated to NZ around 1900 by themselves or with relatives. Have searched for birth cert. but to no avail. any information about this family would be wonderful.
Family Surnames: Ellwood
|Im looking for an address - (Croydon - Surrey)
looking for an address on my g,g,grandmothers birth certtificate which i can not find any where the address shown is, labourer,s dwellings croydon. if anyone can can shed any light on this i would be very grateful as i need this to carry on with my search
Family Surnames: Bowden
|Margaret Bashford - (Croydon - Surrey)
Seeking information about Margaret Bashford. She married in Croydon in 1863 to Robert Lock.Her father William Bashford was a labourer.
Family Surnames: Bashford, Lock
|Pescud - (Croydon - Surrey)
I am seeking information on Henry Pescud who was born in Croydon, Surrey about 1829 and Married Sarah Starling there in 1858. Any information would be gratefully received.
Family Surnames: Pescud
|harper - (Croydon - Surrey)
looking for info about my grandfathers family his name was alfred harper born around 1883 in croydon married to edith emily bailey (nee hayman)
Family Surnames: Harper
|MITCHELL's - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for a any info on the family of Faulkner MITCHELL who is shown as 61 yrs old, a builder & living at 23 Frant Road, Croydon in the 1901 census. Mainly interested in his children, particually Edith. Regards Sue
Family Surnames: Mitchell
|thomson - (Croydon - Surrey)
hazel lived in croydon area 1940's 50's. Had a daughter, julia mary, who now lives in australia.
would like to hear from her or anyone who knew her.
Family Surnames: Thomson
|Saunders - (Croydon - Surrey)
Herbert Saunders (c 1880-1964), sometimes known as George.Mr Meyers Travelling Circus, East Surrey Militia, Muscian in army during Boer War, then India to 1911. Married Edith Bentley Croydon 1909. W1 East Surrey Reg. Died in Croydon 1864. May have had a twin brother.
Family Surnames: Saunders /Sanders
|Vennard - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for information on my great-great grandfather William Vennard married to Jane Vennard living in the Croydon area from 1890s
Family Surnames: Vennard
|CHALLIS - (Croydon - Surrey)
CHALLIS - Samuel - 1901 Census shows: age 42/born Somerset Ilminster / widower/ scaffolder / Build Lab - as resident 9 Pump Pail, Croydon, Surrey, England together with Grace LILLEY, his 14 year old step-daughter. 1881 Census shows Samuel CHALLICE - son of James and Elizabeth / age 17 / born Ilminster Somerset / unmarried / Ag labourer - with sister Hannah. James, Elizabeth and Hannah have birthplace listed as Donyatt, Somerset. Free BMD shows Samuel CHALLICE - births June quarter 1862 - Chard. Samuel married Caroline Grace LILLEY (nee HARVEY) on 24 June 1894 at All Saints Church, Newington, London and then Emma REEVES on 4 April 1904 at St Peters Church, Croydon, Surrey. Samuel and Caroline had a daughter - Daisy Francis (1897-1977) who married Charles George GREENHEAD on 6 August 1923 at Christ Church, Croydon, Surrey. Caroline CHALLIS previously LILLEY nee HARVEY charged with murder in 1886 at Croydon, Surrey. Any information shared, thanks
Family Surnames: Challis, Challice, Lilley, Harvey, Greenhead
|David Curtis - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for any relatives of David Curtis born approx 1906 in Croydon. Parents Calab and Alice (nee Clark).
Brothers, Victor, Caleb, Leonard John (Jack) Ernest.
David was my grandfather and would love to find out more about his family.
Sheila Poore, South Australia
|Rullen Family - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for any information on Rullens in Croydon - Henry Rullen, born about 1840 in Croydon according to his military records. Father Benjamin Rullen, mother Emily Stanton
Family Surnames: Rullen
|OLIVER - (Croydon - Surrey)
My family came to Croydon from Weston Patrick near Basingstoke in 1875 to work in the brick-fields in Woodside. Gt Granfather James had 13 children including Jane, Emma, Herbert, Mary, Eliza, Agnes,AlbertJames, Frederick Arthur, William Ernest, May and Kate. Around the turn of the 20th Century, they married into the following families, Elliott, Baden, Hathaway, Liddiard, Owens. Any information appreciated.
Family Surnames: Oliver, Baden, Elliott, Hathaway, Liddiard, Owens
|Wade - (Croydon - Surrey)
I am looking for any information on a William Henry Wade born c.1875. He lived in Strathmore Road, Croydon. Between 1915 and 1955 when he died. He married my G.G mother Emma Matilda Gunner in 1915. William was in the Queens Guards Regiment. His address was then Peascod Street, Windsor. Any information would be most welcome.
Family Surnames: Wade/Gunner. Croydon.
|John Finch 1814/5 - (Croydon - Surrey)
Iam looking for any information re John Edward Finch born Croydon 1814/5 married Harriett Hook from Kent 1870 he worked as a gardener moved to Streatham 1872.I beleive he was married before her,if so who was his first wife.
Where could he have been a gardener,and any other relatives in Croydon.
Family Surnames: Finch
|Croydon - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for descendants of George Gunner and his Family who lived Croydon, Surrey 1870 plus
Family Surnames: Gunner
|1840-1851 James Brown - (Croydon - Surrey)
around 1840 in croydon JAMES BROWN was born.He was nephew of either JAMES CHURCH and ANN CHURCH, or JOHN GREENFIELD and JANE PURSER. He was found aged 11 living with the 2 couples above at 13 barn houses near WADDON LANE croydon.
Family Surnames: Church Brown Greenfield Hale Purser Piercer Purcer
|Barn Houses Croydon 1851 Census - (Croydon - Surrey)
Widow Sarah Shepard 81,grandau Mary Shepard 15.
Labourer Joseph Hatton 26,wife Sarah Hatton 30,son Joseph Hatton 2.
My ancestor=labourer John Greenfield 28 with his wife Jane (nee Jane Purser 25)with his sons Henry 4 & John 1.
plasturer James Church 45,wife Ann Church 47,nephew James Brown 11
John Whitehead 41 born knockholt
Widow Amy Thomas 60,labourer James Thomas 30, George Stedman 7
widower Watchman Thomas Winter 53
Widow Sarah Gibson 71, Widower Gardener James Gibson 43,
Family Surnames: Shepard, Shepherd, Hatton, Greenfield, Purser, Pearcer,Church, Brown, Whitehead, Thomas, Stedman, Winter, Gibson
|ARTHUR, Croydon - (Croydon - Surrey)
Seeking anyone of the ARTHUR clan on 1841 or 1851 censuses, particularly David R Arthur (Clergyman), wife Martha and daughter Louisa, but any will do.
Family Surnames: Arthur
|KINGSLAND Daniel and John plus others - (Croydon - Surrey)
I am looking for information on DANIEL KINGSLAND,born in Hythe Kent in 1824 and who was a confectioner and biscuit maker in the Croydon area, emigrated to New Zealand on the "Chill" i 1868 settleing in Invercargill NZ where he continued in business as a confectioner. Also looking for info on JOHN KINGSLAND born Croydon 1853 edcated at Mitcham, did either have a son CHARLES WILLIAM KINGSLAND?
Family Surnames: Kingsland
|Palmer/Coles/Beck - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for information on Alice Palmer and family. She was mother of Jessie and Wil of Croydon. Wil & wife Hilda had two sons, David and Norman Palmer, lived in croydon in early 1960's. Alice Palmer was Aunt to Ivy Shotter, nee Coles, my Grandmother
Family Surnames: Palmer/ Coles / Beck
|Hall - (Croydon - Surrey)
Ronald Hall born croydon 9/11/1925 @ Mitcham Park .Father R.G Hall mother Dorothy Mary Spiller .My father is brother of Ronald any info ?
Family Surnames: Hall/Spiller
|BECK - (Croydon - Surrey)
Looking for fellow researchers for Henry and Kezia BECK (nee Eldershaw). They were located in Croydon Surrey from 1840-1850
Family Surnames: Beck
|hAYWARD - (Croydon - Surrey)
I am searching for Emma Hayward father Richard she was born c 1849, mother died during her childhood, came to Australia and married Alexander Riley in Ballarat. HELP!!!
Family Surnames: Hayward
|armfields - (Croydon - Surrey)
Searching for Armfield's (George) in Croydon. May have Quaker links. Has son George who married Rachel Lane White and emigrated to Australia with first 2 children George and Thomas. Line strong in Aust.
Family Surnames: Armfield
|wareham wright - (Croydon - Surrey)
my grandads name was ernest seymour wareham and im told he came from croydon area, he married hannah wright from south sheilds and they had 3 sons roger,colin and alan and then lived in welham green from about 1969.
Family Surnames: Wareham
|Lock families of Croydon - (Croydon - Surrey)
I am seeking information on John Lock who married Hannah Woodgate around Jan 1812. They had quite a few children... Richard b 1813, William b 1816, James b 1818, George b 1829, Robert W. born possibly 1821, Robert b 1822, Elizabeth b 1824 and Ann b 1829... It's believed there may have been 4 more children as well. I am also seeking spouses of the aforementioned people. I am happy to share what information I have that might help someone else.
Family Surnames: Lock, Woodgate
|stationmaster croydon - croxson - (Croydon - Surrey)
looking for a photo of my greatgreatgreat grandfather Samuel CROXSON - in 1891 census occupation stationmaster and living in Croydon - would love to find a photo of him - any help gratefully received
Family Surnames: Croxson Croxon
|Fillingham - (Croydon - Surrey)
I am researching my Fillingham family from Croydon
and would be pleased to exchange any information
Family Surnames: Fillingham
|RHODES/LETTS FAMILIES - (Croydon - Surrey)
EMMA LETTS & CHARLES RHODES; CHARLES LETTS & ADA RHODES: Emma Letts & Charles Letts were my husband's grandmother's siblings. Ann Mary Letts married James Chantler. Emma was born circa 1876 in Croydon, while Charles was born circa 1885. The parents of these three families were John Letts & Mary Ann Birch. I am seeking John's parents, and any possible connections to exchange information with.