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Broadclyst Devon
BROAD CLYST has white cottages with thatched roofs that are a joy to see, the 18th century house of a famous family, and a 15th century church with an ancient cross standing among Irish yews. The stately and be... more
 
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red mail John Allison Born circa 1950
I'm looking for a schoolmate who would have attended St Helena's Primary in Pinhoe - Principal Miss Brown Paul. I lost contact when I migrated to Australia in 1972. Thanks in anticipation of some news.
red mail William Davey
I have traced my family back to William Davey. He was born in 1828 in Broadclyst. The 1861 census showed him living at Drakes Cottages, Mooredge, Lane, with his wife Mary Ann and children William aged 1 and Robert aged 3. William was a carpenter by trade. I would like to know if the cottages are still there and if anyone can help in tracing William's parents. I have come to at dead end at the moment. Any help would be appreciated.
Lilly, Broadclyst
Louisa Lilly lived in or near Broadclyst from 1912 to her death in 1935. I believe she was a ladies' maid at Killerton House, although I have been unable to confirm this. She shared a cottage on the estate with 3 other women from 1912 to about 1920 - Widow's Cottage. Can anyone tell me where Widow's Cottage was. From about 1920 to 1935 she lived at The Bungalow, Broadclyst. If anyone can shed any light on The Bungalow I would be grateful. Was Louisa maid to Lady Gertrude Acland or to some other member of the household. Lady Gertrude was not in residence in 1911. Did she live at Killerton House from 1912 to her death in 1920?
red mail Parsons Broadclyst
I am a decendant of Thomas Parsons born in Broadclyst 1796 married Sarah Daubeney he lived and brought up his family at Old Cleeve. His father was Thomas (b broadclyst)1763 his mother was Patience May b1766 Broadclyst. would anyone have any information on this family?
red mail MATTHEWS
researching Matthews in Broadclyst,Devon.Before 1800.They were bakers by proffesion.Francis MATTHEWS married Maria BURNELL in Bovey Tracey in 1810.
red mail Giles/Bowden
Looking for any information about The Giles and Bowden family particularly Jessie Giles born 1871 who left Broadclyst and moved up to Derbyshire in her teens. Trying to establish if there was family in the Derbyshire area.
red mail Robert Woodley Family Broadclyst Devon
I am looking for any help with Robert Woodley 1854 he married a Elizabeth Cudmore and one of there children was Annie 1882 I would dearly love to find out more about this person.I know that in 1911 she lived at Ivy Cottage Talaton with Robert and her daughter Lillian my grandmother. If any one could help please with any info:. Linda
red mail George Henley b.1768 Broadclyst in Battle of Trafalgar
I am searching for any information on George Henley who was born at Broadclyst in 1768 & died 1850. He was married to an Ann, who also died in 1850. George fought in the Battle of Trafalgar. I am trying to establish his links with my Hibberd family (from Middlesex), Briceland family (from Scotland). Would appreciate any help offered. regards Rhonda
Thomas HENSON
Researching a Thomas HENSON (pauper) b ca 1770 probably in Broadclyst. His parents are and wife are still unknown but his son was Thomas Henton who was baptised 2 April 1797 in Broadclyst Parish Church. Any further information would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Mary Ann PARSONS married to John BAKER
Interested in any information on the Parson family of Broadclyst, especially Mary Ann PARSONS, b circa 1812. Married to a John BAKER from Farway, Devon. Family later moved to Colyton, Devon where children Edward, Harriet, Henry, John and Mary Ann were born.
Dawe of Broadclyst
Isaac Dawe married Mary .. abt 1840. Isaac born at Oakhampton, Mary at Exminster. 4 children at Exeter then 3 at Broadclyst. Moved to Barrow in Furness Cumberland. Any info. welcome.
red mail KERSWILL / KERSWELL surname
looking for any connections with MARY KERSWELL/KERSWILL b1836 Broadclyst, nr Devon - possibly related to the founders of the Mineral Water Company in this area at this time
Woodleys in Broadclyst?
I found a reference to John and Martha WOODLEY being removed from Ottery St Mary to Boadclyst in 1817. This fits with the dates/names of my ancestors -John WOODLEY married Martha PIKE 14.07.1777 at Venn Ottery. Does anyone have info about Woodleys at Broadclyst?
red mail Chard
my grandfather Thomas Enoch Chard was born in Dog Village, Broadclyst 1884 and I have traced his line back to about 1800 in this village including Robert Chard the shoemaker who was served with a Removal Order in 1840 but remained.
red mail Taylors
Researching Taylors, Bulls, Gitshams from Broadclyst. Emma Bull married my Great Great Grandfather William Henry Taylor in 1849. Her mother was French.Their daughter Emma Junior married George Gitsham.
red mail Davey
I have quite a bit of info on the descendants of Richard Davey born 1819 Broadclyst who married Elizabeth Forse. I will be happy to share what I have and will welcome info on Richard's ancestry
red mail Mogridge family
I have a Sarah Mogridge born in Broadclyst in 1827. I am particularly interested in finding out where her father Abraham Mogridge was born.
red mail Lucraft
John Lucraft was the village cooper and rented thatched cottages in the New Buildings. When they burned down he was broken by the cost of re-instating them before ending the lease back to the Acklands. Benjamin Lucraft, b 1809, farm boy of Broadclyst, became a radical leader in London, and colleague of Karl Marx. I run the Lucraft One Name family history study and would welcome any Broadclyst connections.
Symes
I am looking for the family of ETHEL MARY SYMES born around 1894. She married Thomas Dimond who was born in Broadclyst 1886. Enlisted at Axminster he was killed in action in 1916.
red mail stockman in broadclyst
looking for stockman in broadclyst in 1800's
red mail Seldons In Broadclyst
William Seldon (b Crediton 1861) married Emma Spiller (b Broadclyst 1863) in St John the Baptist, Broadclyst 1884. Emma died in 1887 and William then married Eliza Chambers. Cannot find Emma's grave, supposedly in churchyard of St John the Baptist.
red mail Mortimore's In Broadclyst
Looking for any Mortimore's from Broadclyst. Especially those who eventually moved away from the area. One William Mortimore went to Canada but don't know when or why. He was born in Nov. 1883. I know he raised a family out there and died in Vancouver, B.C.
Burgess
Looking for descendants of George and Sophia (nee Taylor). Married 12/8/1880 Broadclyst.
Bull
Looking for any Bulls from Broadclyst.
Taylors
Looking for any Taylors of Broadclyst.


 
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