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|Hancock - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
Can anyone out there point me in the direction of records of schools in and around Nuneaton circa 1889. I am looking for information about my great grandfather Ernest Arthur Hancock who was registered as a school master
Family Surnames: Hancock
|john probert - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
can anyone help . i am looking for the parents of john james probert and any more info about him . he was born abt 1906 and married a maud elvidge in 1932.
Family Surnames: Probert Elvidge
|Hancock - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
I am searching for information about my grandfathers sister, Dorothy Hancock d.o.b. 06/1890. Any information would be greatly appreciated. She probably married and moved away from Nuneaton, hence my being unable to find her on the 1911 census.
Family Surnames: Hancock
|EMMA SAYERS WILSON - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
EMMA SAYERS WILSON BORN ABOUT 1862 FILLONGLEY WARWICKSHIRE
MARRIED TO GEORGE WILSON HAD 4 BOYS MOVED AROUND THE COUNTRY WITH HUSBANDS JOB DIED IN NUNEATON AREA,LAST KNOWN ADDRESS
CAMPHILL ROAD IN 1915,COULD ANYBODY HELP,SHE WAS MY GT GRAND MOTHER.
Family Surnames: Sayers Wilson
|russell, smith, wheatley, pratt - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
Starting a search for my family all located in the Nuneaton area. Russell's ran a bakery, Wheatley/Smith the Griffin Inn pub near Arbury, Pratt may have been connected to the workhouse (sorry). Sheila Russell's (nee Smith) funeral was yesterday, her grandchildren asked where they come from...
Family Surnames: Russell, Smith, Wheatley, Pratt
|Kelsey - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
I am seeking information on George Kelsey born c1756 and married Mary Payne born c 1759. Possibly in Mancetter Atherston. I am also searching for any Kelsey Family who lived in Bedworth. Most of the names were employed in the ribbon weaving trade.
Family Surnames: Kelsey
|Bown Family - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
Hi I am looking for any imformation about my fathers family his name was David Bown, he was born 1919 in Nuneaton. His father was also David and his mother was Kathleen Baker. Her marriage to my grandad was her second marriage and she had a nickname Glouster Kate. She originated from Ireland but settled in Glouster with her first husband.My Father was born in Attleborough Nuneaton Warks and was a miner untill he became a publican in the early 60's until his death in 1985
Family Surnames: Bown
|Thomas and Annie Brunt and Arthur Brunt - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
I'm looking for info on the family of Thomas and Annie L Brunt (maiden name Varney). They were married in Nuneaton in 1913 but were both from Northants and I believe brother and sister to George Brunt and his wife Leah Matilda Varney who moved to Nuneaton in 1901
Also any onfo on George and Thomas's brother Arthur, another one who moved to Nuneaton and married Ellen Ayres would be welcomed.
Family Surnames: Brunt
|Beasley and Berry - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
Seeking information on the family of Richard Beasley and his wife Ann? - Children baptised at Nuneaton - James Thompson Beasley 1799, Richard 1811, Jane 1813, Eliza 1816, Lucy 1818 and Thomas 1820 - 1820. Jane married John Berry at Nuneaton 13 Sep 1836 - lived Rugby and Birmingham before emigrating to South Australia shortly after census in 1851. 1841 John Berry was a Grocer of Sheep Street, Rugby, with wife Jane and children James Thompson b1840 and John Beasley b 1841. They then had the following children - Harry b 1842, Tutbury, Staffs, Thomas 1844 at Rugby, Elizabeth Ann 1845 Rugby, Mary Ann 1846 Tenbury Warwickshire, Frederick William b & d 1846 Rugby. 1851 census living at 57 Sherlock St, Birmingham - Brewer Retailer.
Family Surnames: Beasley Berry
|Shilton in Nuneaton - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
I'm looking for anyone related to Mary Violet Shilton (nee powell) who probably died in Nuneaton sometime after 1920. She was married to William James Shilton (who died in 1934). I know they had several children including a William James Shilton, Joseph Shilton, Theresa Violet Shilton, Florence Gertrude Shilton. I also know of a grandchild who was Tony Shilton. The family lived around Botrill street, Collycroft in Bedworth and by Stanleys Brick Yard.
Family Surnames: Shilton, Powell
|Taylor/Mills - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
Researching my grandparents: Frederick Archer Farmer Mills married Sarah Constance Taylor in June 1914 . He was headmaster of a school in Nuneaton in 1950's. She was a musician and artist and lived in King Edward Road prior to marriage. After marriage they lived in College Street and later in Higham Lane.
Family Surnames: Mills. Taylor.
|PICKEN, WHITMORE - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
I should like to contact descendants or relatives of Richard PICKEN - believed to be the son of Richard and Maud and brother of Mary or 'Molly' - and Prudence WHITMORE who were married in 1925 in the Nuneaton Registration District.
Family Surnames: Picken, Whitmore
|Bradnock - (Nuneaton - Warwickshire)
Fred(Frederick Bradnock) The son of Frederick Bradnock and Gertrude Mabel Jackson also the brother of Christina Bradnock who became Christina Parker my grandmother.
All I know about Frederick Junior is that he was in Birmingham Eye hospital in 1911 and he may have gone to Canada, returning in the 1930,s He married a Annie Vera Kendrick and lived in Nuneaton. On his return to Nuneaton he put on the shipping manifest that he was returning to 101 College Street Nuneaton. This is the address his father died at. Any information about Frederick and his family would be very welcome. What he did for a living , did he have children what happened to them. Did he have any contact with his Gran and Granddad etc etc
Family Surnames: Bradnock
|offchurch warwickshire - (Offchurch - Warwickshire)
I am looking for anyone who can offer any information on the coles family of Offchurch. In the 1841 census William coles owned 216 acres of farm land of what I believe to be the manor. My grandfather was a Frederick Coles who migrated to Australia in 1912.
Family Surnames: Coles
|Brooks of Offchurch - (Offchurch - Warwickshire)
I am desperate to have it confirmed that Hannah Brooks was born in Offchurch around 1797.
Her father or brother may have been Richard Brooks.
There may also be an Elizabeth Brooks, born 1801.
Hannah or Elizabeth Brooks married a man whose surname was Stace in or before 1825.
I'm desperate to find out more.
Please help if you can comment on any of the above.
Family Surnames: Brooks
|Burrows - (Old Milverton - Warwickshire)
I am trying to trace my nan, Marjorie Doris Burrows. Born circa 1932, married Jozef Gola in 1956. Possible addressses are 28 Albert Road, Old Milverrton. Parents James and Lily Burrows. anyone with any information please get in touch.
Family Surnames: Burrows/Gola
|LATIMORE/LATIMOUR/LATIMER - (Oldbury - Warwickshire)
Looking for the deaths of William and Hannah Latimore/Latimour/Latimer, from around 1816, all children were baptised at the Preysterian Church, Oldbury by Halesowen. Youngest son John was born in 1816 when his mother was 41, cannot find them on any census, and he seemed to have been brought up by his eldest brother.
Family Surnames: Latimore/Latimour/Latimer
|Millward - (Oldbury - Warwickshire)
Looking for more information regarding Millward family who lived in Oldbury in 1891. James Millward married Elizabeth Chambers and son Ambrose. Details of Ambrose Millward after 1930 would be much appreciated as would be any info of this branch of Millwards going back in time.
Family Surnames: Millward
|SIVITER /VOINUS / VILASS - (Oldbury - Warwickshire)
Has anyone any info on the Siviter family ,ie.MARY SIVITER born 1839 Oldbury . She was my G.G. Grandmother. She married Samuel Voinus (Variations of spelling ie.Vilass,Voinns .Voiwns .)They had a son WILLIAM (my Great grandfather ) born 1859.A daughter JANE born 1862.A daughter HANNAH born 1867. and a daughter MARY born 1869.In the 1861 census SAMUEL and MARY were living in PORTNEY ROAD.OLDBURY. Also living at that address were MARYS mother MARY ANN SIVITER born 1807, and brother SAMUEL,born 1841. Also two sisters ELIZA born 1843. and ELLEN born 1845.In the 1871 census they were living at STONE STREET , OLDBURY and in the 1881 census GREEN STREET OLDBURY
Family Surnames: Siviter Voinus
|Holyoake - (Oldbury - Warwickshire)
Hi looking for information on Holyoake especially Elisha born 1818 lived in Broad street in Oldbury in 1841 onwards as a coalminer. His wife was Sarah and they had 4 sons and 6 dauaghters from what i can tell. any information would be great more interested if possible in his father.
Family Surnames: Hollioak, Holyoak, Hollyoake
|marshall family , over whitacre - (Over Whitacre - Warwickshire)
Edward Marshall , wife Mary , children born in Over Whitacre.Thomas, Edwin, Joseph, Charley, jane and Ellen. Living in Tamworth Road , Over Whitacre.
Edwin Marshall married Ann Davies , three children , Helen, Edward and John . Helen married Joseph Moore and they lived in Gun Hill, New Arley , they were my grandparents ,7 children , Helen , Margorie , Alfred , Frederick , my mother Thelma Betty (always known as Betty) Cathleen and Sylvia. My gran was widowed when her children were young and she re- married Steven Davies.
Anyone at all have any information on my mothers side of my family ?
Family Surnames: Marshall, Davies
|HOLLAND family - (Oxhill - Warwickshire)
Interested in Holland family of Oxhill. My 3 xgt grandmother was Hannah Holland who married Henry Bullard in 1827 at St John's Smith Square, Westminster. Hannah was baptised in Oxhill in 1795, the daughter of Charles Holland and Mary Hodgkins who married in 1794 and also had sons Charles and William. Hannah's father Charles Holland was the son of Charles Holland (c1732 - 1773 who married Elizabeth Hancock in 1755) and grandson of Charles Holland (who married Mary Hewes in 1718)
Family Surnames: Holland
|Emma Jane Ivins Castle - (Oxhill - Warwickshire)
Looking for connections with my great grandmother, Emma Jane Ivins Castle, illegitimate daughter of Charlotte Castle born 1856 in Oxhill, Warwickshire and married to John Albert Matthews. I believe Emma Jane's father is Martin Ivins born 1829 in Butlers Marston.
Family Surnames: Emme Jane Castle
|Wilkins - (Oxhill - Warwickshire)
I'm interested in any links to Sarah Wilkins,
Christened 19th Feb 1815 Oxhill Church. Her parents were John Wilkins and Mary Gale, both of the parish when married 14th January 1806 in Oxhill Church. He was a baker and a miller.
Family Surnames: Wilkins, Gale, Hill
|Walton Family - (Oxhill - Warwickshire)
I am looking for ancestral information for the Walton family before Thomas Walton b. ABT 1540 in Oxhill who was married to Elizabeth Banbury. Did this family migrate to Oxhill from another village or area and if so which one and when?
Family Surnames: Walton
|Vines - (Packwood - Warwickshire)
Jack/John VINES & Lucy WARNER were parents of Charlotte VINES
George FINCH married Charlotte VINES 1913 St Giles
Family Surnames: Vines Finch Warner
|HOUGH - (Packwood - Warwickshire)
MY GREAT GRANDFATHER WILLIAM HOUGH WAS BORN IN PACKWOOD AND MARRIED JOAN PICKFORD PLEASE CAN ANYONE HELP WITH FURTHER INFORMATION
Family Surnames: Hough
|Kendall - (Packwood - Warwickshire)
John Kendall b1801 Packwood married Elizabeth? Had adaughter Mary who married George Gurley 1857.Can anyone please help me I need to know the date of John and Elizabeth's wedding and her maiden name .They are my Great/greatgreat grandparents
Family Surnames: Kendall
|FULFORD - (Packwood - Warwickshire)
Joseph FULFORD married Mary ? c. 1836. They lived in Packwood as tenant farmers with their children. Mary died c.1865 and Joseph remarried Emma Norton. One child of the 2nd marriage named Robert. When the land was reclaimed Joseph moved from Packwood to Warley (then in Worcs for work.
Family Surnames: Fulford
|Packwood - (Packwood - Warwickshire)
Isaac Bellamy b1686 married Anne Wylkes in 1706 Tanworth-in-Arden. I think his father was Henry married to Alice.Would like more info if possible.
Family Surnames: Bellamy
|Townsend - (Pailton - Warwickshire)
Looking for information on Joseph Townsend born in Pailton, Warwickshire c1822. He later moved to Yorkshire and married Maria Smith.
Family Surnames: Townsend
|Brain, Shuttleworth of Warwickshire - (Pailton - Warwickshire)
Seeking info. on Henry Brain, b. Pailton, Warks. c.1820, and Mary Shuttleworth b. Stretton under Fosse, Warks. c.1815. Married Wrexham 1845. Children Elijah 1847, Mary Jophiah 1849, Elizabeth 1856. Mary died Wrexham 1874, Henry died Wrexham 1904. Witnesses at marriage of Thomas Brain (father Peter Brain) and Sarah Mawby (father William Mawby) at Holy Trinity Coventry, 29 Aug 1837.
Family Surnames: Brain, Shuttleworth
|Reuben Westwood - (Piccadilly - Warwickshire)
Was a coal miner in Piccadilly, married to Louisa had daughters Elsie and Dorothy, who was killed at an early age. lived next door to a Mrs. Thomas I think the number of the house was 9.
Family Surnames: Westwood
|Piccadilly, Kingsbury - (Piccadilly - Warwickshire)
I am looking for information on 71 Piccadilly, Kingsbury, North Warwickshire. These were formally Miner's houses and have seen their fair share of accidents, illness etc. We lived in this house from 2005 - 2008 and during that time have seen our fair share of weird and wonderful goings on!
Any information would be appreciated.
|Rouse Family - (Pillerton Hersey - Warwickshire)
Researching the Rouse Family. James Rouse born 1803 married Charlotte Toms/Spraggett. Their son was William Rouse B 1844, he married Elizabeth Hughes from Banbury. Their daughter was Elizabeth Rouse B 1870, she married Frederick Croft. Any help gratefully received!
|Clamp - (Polesworth - Warwickshire)
Hi I am interested in Elijah & Mary Ann Clamp (nee Hughes) and descendants.Members of the Polesworth Baptist Church. Buried there 1901 & 1927
Family Surnames: Clamp