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BODMIN. It stands at the gate of the most beautiful valley in Cornwall, and it gives its name to the great Moor, the sweeping tract of wild moorland abounding in prehistoric barrows and hut-circles, and reachin... more
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Millapinch and Wadling
I have found an entry relating to Jeremiah Wadling who apparently married ? Millapinch ? on 26 December 1709 in Bodmin. I am wondering whether Millapinch is a contraction of two names or just a surname. This was on the IGI and could possibly be a transcription error. Does anyone have access to microfilm etc to check it out please? Many thanks.
red mail bodmin tower berry house
i am looking into my family tree and am trying to find info on this house first,my mother was born there on april 2nd , 1927 to rosa may harris and francis samuel dash,my cousins tell me this was a workhouse and rosa left the children and francis died in the war,im trying to trace rosa for any extended family,details on this house first would be a great help.
red mail Prideaux Family Sweetshouse Nr Bodmin
Looking for the Prideaux Family lived in Sweetshouse nr Bodmin, fostered children, my gran Gladys May Spry stayed there was born 1906 also, Ena Spry born 1904 to Mary Caroline Spry who ended up in a workhouse somewhere.
red mail James Tucker
Does any one have any information on James Tucker who was warden at Bodmin Gaol 1840 to 1851 (at least). He was married to Susan Harvey and then Elizabeth. he is my husband's Great-great-grandfather.
red mail HOARE,HORE,REFFIT,THOMAS ancestors
Robert HORE married Margaret REFFIT in Bodmin 1799, does anyone have any info where they were born and their ancestors? Their son Nicholas Hore married Elizabeth Thomas from Luxulyan area, her father was Nicholas Thomas born abt 1771, mother unknown - any info past that? Interestingly Nicholas Hore's children who moved towards London area changed spelling to Hoare - perhaps it sounded more classy? any idea why? - any other info would be useful, Barbara
red mail Hallett family, Bodmin Cornwall
I have come across a brickwall in searching for the hallett family prior to the first official registration in 1837. My g g g grandfather Samuel hallett was born in bodmin, cornwall in 1801, He married an Eliza........ from Flushing, Cornwall. I do not know when or where. The next information is in the 1841 census and they have moved to Chudleigh in Devon and have started a family. Any information of Samuel's parents, siblings, or any family from Bodmin would be appreciated.
red mail JOHN BRAY
red mail Berry Tower House
Hi I am looking for any info on a BERRY TOWER HOUSE. My gg Aunt Leonora Crocker died in 1934, on the death cert it gives the place of death as Berry Tower House Bodmin. It also says of Lerrin, rt Winnow, I take it retired to St.Winnow which I know is just down the road from Lerrin, St.Veep, where she lived all her life with her father William Crocker. The signature, description and residence of the informant are H F Berry, Occupier, Berry Tower House, Bodmin. The registration district is Bodmin as is the Sub District. Would Berry Tower House be in St.Winnow or Bodmin itself? I know that there is a Berry Tower in Bodmin, but I do not know if there is any connection. Any help or thoughts about how I could find info on this would be gratefully accepted. David
red mail OLVER Family - Bodmin
I am researching my Great Grand-Father Robert OLVER born 1842 in Withiel Cornwall, who lived with his wife Tryphena (Nee KNIGHT born 1846 in Roche, Cornwall). They had two children, my grandmother Bessie born 1872, and John James born 1876. Bessie's children were, Harry Vernon 1892,George Thomas 1894 (died in childhood), Elsie 1896 (died in Childhood), Violet Bessie 1898, Florence 1902, Lillian 1904, and my father Harold 1907. They lived in various addresses in Bodmin but mainly in Lower Bore Street.
red mail Brobranshard Family
Hi.......Does anyone have any information on this family name. The spelling comes from the 1901 census and mother and daughter are living in London. Mother Elizabeth age 82 and daughter Mary Ann Phillipson age 48. Many thanks if you can assist Steve Australia
red mail Williams from Bodmin
I am after information on the Williams family who were builders in Bodmin. Philip Coleman Williams was married to Mary Louise Gill in Bodmin in October 1852 and they emigrated to Australia and raised 10 children there but did have 2 others die in infancy.
red mail Lawry - Bodmin
If anyone has any information on the Lawry family from Bodmin. My father is Maurice John Lawry born 1927. Brother Robert and sister Marjorie.
Buckett & Pearce
I am searching for information on my great grandfather John Buckett b. 1851 Cornwall, died 1912 NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA, from a birth cert. that I have his parents were John Buckett and Christian Pearce
red mail The charlotte Dymond murder
i am looking for information on the court case of the charlotte dymond murder trial of 1844 for my coursework. I would be really thankful if anyone had any information that might be of use.
red mail Tregilgas/Curnow
My GG grandparents - Francis Tregilgas and Elizabeth Curnow were married in Bodmin, in 1858. looking for more information - particularly their parents names.
red mail MUTTON / BURTON
I am looking for any in information on my gggfather WILLIAM HENRY MUTTON b.1838 in NORTON BODMIN. He married ELIZABETH BURTON b. 1838 on 5March1859 ibn BIDMIN. They had emigrated to Australia by 1861. All infor gratefully received.
red mail BEST family
Searching for living descendants of William J. BEST, born ca. 1865 in Bodmin, son of William Henry BEST and Judith MANNELL. William J. married Jane Ann BUSHILL in Plymouth and had two known children before 1901, Ada Florence and Cyril W. Jane Ann Best/Bushill died ca. 1816 and William J. married Elizabeth FARLEY in Plymouth. They had no children together. I am searching for William's death and burial place, plus further information about his children.
red mail lawry
any info on hilda lawry who married a keat in bodmin area in about 1916 any info at all would be great thanks kim
red mail Philp James
I am looking for any information on James Philp born 1844, married Ann, their children were believed to be Fanny, Bessie, Annie, Kate, Ada and Rosa. Thanx
William Henry ATHORN
I am trying to locate any information about William Henry Athorn. I believe he was born in 1781 in Bodmin. It is possible he had a sister, Hannah born in 1792. He married a Charlotte Page or Charlotte Willis and had several children. He joined the Royal Horse Artillery at Woolwich. He came to Australia in 1823 as a Convict Sub-Overseer aboard the "Jupiter". ANY further information would be GREATLY appreciated! Thanks!
red mail EYRE, Thomas
Looking for my 3 & 4 x grt grdfathers. Both called Thomas I believe 3rd grt to have been born in Bodmin 1796? or thereabouts. He married Elizabeth Isabella Murphy in Southwark, Surrey in 1815. Moved to Truro & had 11 children. Emma Matilda(1816- 1857)marr Anthony SARA . William Thomas 1818-1879)went to Australia and married Sarah STORY ? Maria Louisa (1820- ?)marr Abraham George JACKA. Laura Olivia Violetta (1822- ?). Henrietta Olympia Prudentia (1824-1842). George Booth(1826-1885)marr Emma Jane SOUTHWOODS. John Charles(1829-1912)went to Australia in 1849 marr Rebecca Elizabeth RICHARDS, then to New Zealand. andrew Robin (1832-1833). Isabele Andrew (1834-1861). Ellen Ashtead (1837-1904)marr James DAWSON and came to New Zealand in 1873.
red mail berrycombe road
Iam trying to find the dates of my grandfathers birth and death G.F.Davey. He lived at Berrycombe road and had seven children called George, Marjorie, Ethel,Harry, Ray,Sydney and Beryl(my mother)
red mail Brown
Looking for the family of James Thomas Cory Brown
red mail John & Mary NEWCOMBE
Interested in any information concerning John NEWCOMBE and wife Mary ? with dau. Sarah (1790-1867) and son Frederick (1793 Bodmin - 1853 Newgate Marker). Sarah married at Stoke Damerel, Devon June 1820 to John PROUT (1782-1864Plymouth) while Frederick m 1821 his sister Hannah PROUT (1795Plymouth-1842Islington).
red mail HAM(M) - Thomas
Seeking information about Thomas Ham(m), born in Bodmin around 1818, a master bootmaker. He moved to London (Pancras area)and on the 1881 Census is in Holloway Prison (I'm researching why!)Think he married Jane (1850) but she seems to be called Martha on occasion. Anyone have any knowledge of this family?
I am looking for any records regarding HENRY TREDRAY, apparently born in Bodmin 1808 (circa). Or any surviving relatives in the area? Thanx.
red mail Kate Tonkin 1874
Kate Tonkin married John Charles Fish b 1872, they left for the USA about 1887. They returned several times to see family and have children born in England. Who were their family? It is a dead end for me. Can anyone help.
red mail trying to find my dad
im trying to find my dad, used to live in bodmin,but i now beleive he lives in st just or near that area. His name is Brian Taylor-sinclaire known to people as sincsey. if you have any information please contact me...
red mail Clarke of Bodmin
I am trying to research the Clarke family of Bodmin, so far have a Thomas Taunton Clarke (b 1825 approx), wife and family of Fore St, Bodmin at 1881 census and William Michell Clarke (b1829), wife and family (married in Padstow) but living in Clifton, Bristol at 1881 census. I believe they are probably brothers but want to find out more; William's father was a Thomas Clarke, a Gentleman of Bodmin as at 1858 (when William married).
red mail BERRY
My gt,gt,gt,grandfather John Berry from Bodmin was a bootmaker he married Elizabeth Ann Wadling and i know they had at least two sons John born around 1858 and James born 1859 in Bodmin has anyone come across these names or have information would bea big help.
red mail Berry Cottage
I am researching the history of Berry Cottage Berry Lane Bodmin. If you have any information about it of the dyer or Hicks families I would be glad to pool knowledge.
red mail Jago Thomas
My great great grandfather was called Thomas Jago and was born in Plympton Devon. His children Ernest J, Roada E and Edith E , were born in Cornwall.
red mail Jago
has any one have any information on an Thomas jago and elizabeth Ackerill married 1776 berry pomeroy devon or any of jago familys born, married or died in cornwall or devon area.
Researching maternal line of TREVERTON of Bodmin, Cornwall. Have info from 1750s, before that they were in St Issey.Would welcome contact with anyone studying similar family tree. Females married SYMON(D)S, JAGO.
red mail Rapson Stanton
Does anyone have any details on Thomas Rapson born 1845 Bodmin married 9 jul 1870 father John Rapson born 1819. Also wife of Thomas, Sarah Jane Stanton born 1849 father John Stanton
red mail Bellringers From Bodmin
My great-great-grandfather was Francis John Hext Bellringer, who was we believe born in Bodmin in 1814. Any information relating to this would be appreciated. He was married to Mary Berry in 1842 in Crediton, Devon. They had at least three sons.

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