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William Mayfield Shaw
William Mayfield Shaw is listed as a scholar at Loughborough School in the 1881 census. Is there information about his time there? By 1888 he must have been in the US because he voted in 1892. He may have returned to England to sign up for the Dragoon Guards in 1890. (unfit for service- over height) Or am I confusing 2 William Mayfield Shaws? Born 1867 Boston, Lincolnshire. 1871 census with Parents Thomas and Mary Shaw. In the US had 2 children, Claude Mayfield 1895 and my Grandpa, William John 1898. William Mayfield Shaw disappeared in 1899.
Greet, Andrew 1865-1941
Greet, Andrew 1865-1941 was married to Ann Williams, he was my partners GF. Andrew was a name which ran through several generations of the Greet family. Anyhelp appreciated Alan
red mail Brookes/Brooks
Looking for info to complete the family history. James Brookes b. 1808 m. Anne Milns d.1886, Wymeswold. One of their sons, Thomas b. 1833 m. Emma Wright d. 1915. Their son Edwin b. 1857 m. Emma Mae Crocker d. 1913. Two of their son, Edwin and John Henry were sent to Canada as Home Children through Middlemore Emmigrating Home, Birmingham, Warwickshire. 1911 UK census shows Emma Brookes, Emma Kemp (daughter), Nellie Brookes (daughter), and Olive Victoria Brookes Cooke all living 25 Talfourd, Small Heath, Birmingham. Info scarce after this date.
Valona Denchau(Denchaw) married James Hargrave Loughborough 1939.Seeking family of above.Valona born Drypool, Hull 1914 to Annie(nee Allen) and Chas Den Chau(aka Ching Denchaw or Chas Chan or Den Chow who had a medicinal herbalist business in Hull. Annie was my Grandfather's sister
red mail John Rudkin b1805
John (De Grange) Rudkin was born in Loughborough in 1805. He married Elizabeth Foster (Forster) in 1825 and he died 10th June 1889. He was my great,great,great Grandfather. He has also become a brick wall that I can't get past-If anyone can help please get in touch. Mike
Albert Thomas Cook(e)
Looking for Albert Thomas Cook(e), married to Julia Mace, he was working as a General Laborer in Loughborough in October 1894. Any information would be appreciated. Thanks
red mail Reilly/Ryan families - Loughborough
I am trying to trace what happened to the Reilly and Ryan families who were living in Loughborough around 1910. I think the Reillys had a (sweet?) shop in Ashby Square around that time and there were three sons, James, William and Andrew who were in their early 20's at that time.
red mail Humm
Hi i am looking for details of the Humm family who lived in Loughborough around 1895 to 1930. I am particularly trying to trace Maud Mary Humm who married a William Bibby and her parents Stephan and Martha. Any help would be greatly appreciated
red mail Spencer, Edward
I am trying to trace details for Edward Spencer, born circa 1819, in Loughborough. His father was James Spencer, of whom I have no knowledge, except that his trade was 'Lace maker' on Edward's marriage certificate. Edward married Sarah Oscroft, of Mansfield, in Sneinton, in 1858, when she was 22. He was a servant, and they lived in Albion Place. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Newton Family
Researching the Newton Family Tree.My Great Grand Father was Wiklliam Newton and my Grand Father was Frank Newton they were both Master Chimney Sweeps.
red mail Bennett family of Leicestershire.
Seeking info on a Susannah BENNETT, born about 1820 Loughborough, Leicestershire. She married a Charles Jennings in 1840 in Loughborough and had several children over the next twenty years. She died in 1884 in Leicester.
I am researching the BAILEY family in Loughborough, particularly in the 19th century. Also MILES and REPTON families. I would be pleased to hear from anyone with links to these families.
red mail The Hibberd Family
I am trying to do my family history but have no contact with my fathers side. I am interested in any information about my Family my dad was called Roy and was one of 5. His parents were called leonard and Ivy(Smith)
red mail Kirk / Henson / Ford
I am looking for any information about Ethel Kirk (b. 1889 Leicester) and her sister, Elsie Elizabeth Kirk (b. 1892 Leicester). Ethel married James Henson in August 1912 at the Woodgate Chapel, Loughborough, and Elsie married Ernest Ford in November 1917 at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Loughborough. Their father was Herbert Kirk and Albert Rudolph Kirk (b. 1888 Loughborough) was their brother. Albert, Ethel and Elsie were the children of Herberts first marriage to Edith Whittle.
red mail Hopewell at Loughborough
George Hopewell bap. Loughborough about 1813 married Caroline Godfrey Chard Som. Nov 1837. Father James Hopewell of Chard. Later links to Nottingham and Topsham Devon.
red mail Parents of Stringer Simmonds
Looking for ancestors of Stringer Simmonds. Born 1698. Died Nottingham 1771. Buried St Mary.
red mail Loughborough- Aumberry Gap Cemetery
When Loughborough was redeveloped graves were dug up and bodies moved from the above cemetery and I have tried to find out where to , without success.My were buried there.
red mail Barson/Robinson
Trying to find the birthplace of Sarah Robinson who married Thomas Barson in Loughborough All Saints in1831. She died in 1842 not long after the birth of her daughter Sarah Anne who also died.
red mail Windley
Looking for any information on the Windley family in Loughborough. Regards, Al
I am looking for information on the descendants of William WORRALL and his wife Sarah who lived in Loughborough. They had 8 children (John, Joseph, Henry, Mary, Thomas, Sarah, Thomas, Elizabeth)
red mail yeomans
Looking for informtaion on a david Yeomans born 1837 died in Australia 1.7.1902 and a Elizabeth Corbett born 1843 died Parramatta NSW Australia they had 8 children one of which is my grandfather Aurthur Yeomans born 1874 Mussellbrook NSW Australia. Would like to hear more about the Loughborough connection Jean burrows.
red mail Carringtons of loughborough
I am researching the family of William Cooper Carrinton of Loughborough. His daughter Ann was my great grandmother.
red mail William MADDOX, Loughborough 1901-1906
Searching for William MADDOX, b.15 Feb 1873 in Drybrook, Glos. William MADDOX married Eliza CORDIN in 21 July 1894 at Mansfield, Notts. He had 6 children:- Horace William, Alice Land, Edith May, Ernest Vere, Albert, and Thomas Eric (1906). William was a Superintendant of Insurance Agents in Loughborough and a local preacher. He was last heard of in 1906 when he left his family. Folklore is that he may have emigrated to Australia or USA, but this cannot be substantiated. Any information on this William MADDOX would be appreciated.
Percy Sherwood
I would like to hear from the descendants of Percy Sherwood, whose parents were Albert and Alice Sherwood. The family lived in Loughborough. Percy's mother was Alice Barnett from Salford Priors in Warwickshire. Michael
red mail Till/Bennett
I am desparate for anyone who has these surnames in there family tree to contact me Isaac Till b 1786 m Margaret Adcock 1808 Loughbro they had as far as I know 9 children William b 1827 m Ann Bennett in 1851 in Loughbro there address was Wards End the Bennett family moved to Derbyshire William and Ann moved to Keighley and they are my husbands G G Grandma and Grandad. The Bennetts were a family of Primitive Methodist Ministers but its the Tills ime having problems with.
red mail Carringtons of Loughborough
I am researching my family of Carringtons that lived in Loughborough c1820 to 1853, William Cooper Carrington (Nottingham c1812) married Ann Stutley (Woodhouse c1813) all of their children born in Loughboro and christened at All Saints, but would like to hear if Edwin Carrington c1839 Loughboro is recorded in the church records there...many thanks
red mail Borand/Borhand
Looking for any information on the Borands (later Borhands) from Loughborough. Especially interested in John born about 1811 who was a boatman. He married a Mary Whitby who died in 1850.
red mail Taylor
Looking for any info relating to the Taylor family. My grandmother Margaret Ann Bridge married Robert Taylor who hailed from Loughborough.
red mail Fetch Jack born 1896 or thereabouts
I am trying to find out more details of my maternal grandfather Jack Fetch who married and lived in Beacon Road Loughborough for the rest of his life. He ran a small knitting factory.
Hello I am searching for information on GEORGE PALMER born 1856 in York - in 1901 census he was living in Loughborough Leicester aged 46 and he was a bricklayer. In 1881 he lived at Canal Bank Loughborough aged 25 - with mother Sarah born Manchester Lancashire or Mountsorrell Leicester, sister Anne born 1861 Woolwich and sister Rose born 1867 Wandsworth. George had sister Sarah born 1859 Mountsorrell who married ISAAC WARD born 1858 Loughborough - and brother Thomas born 1865 Bromley by Bow - Any information would be very much appreciated especially father's name. Thank you
red mail Cartwright - Loughborough
I am researching the Cartwright family. Joseph, William and Edward, sons of William Cartwright Loughborough were millwrights and owned a Mill in Meadow Lane any information on the family its history or its descendents would be appreciated
red mail Steve / Thomas Byrne
Margaret alone, is wishing to renew contact with my brother. Originally from Loughborough but now believed to reside in London area. Has a wife named Rita. Contact or any information gratefully received.
red mail GAZE
Looking for anyone with a connection to the GAZE name in the Loughborough and surrounding areas.
red mail Mary Monk (c1860)
Looking for info on the above lady, 1881 census has her as an unmarried mother to Kate and John, working as a cotton frame worker. Also any ideas where she might have been employed.
John Henry Burton married Annie Ekins in Australia. His father was John Henry (born c1859)married Sarah?. They had 3 children as per 1891 census. Emily, John H. and Sarah H.and lived in Loughborough. Any information regarding both John Henry Snr. and Sarah ? would be appreciated.
Lowe Photographer
Looking for details of J. Lowe who was a photographer in Loughborough in the 1870 and 1890s.
red mail Wood family Lookup Please
Hi, I wonder if someone could look up the marriage of Thomas WOOD and Sarah probably between 1810-1816. I have the christening's of 2 of their children from the IGI JOHN WOOD Christening: 07 AUG 1816 All Saints, Loughborough, Leicester and SAMUEL WOOD 13 FEB 1819 All Saints, Loughborough, Leicester. I haven't found any more children yet. Also the births of Thomas and Sarah would be great if possible too. Thank you, Faye, Australia
red mail Crawford
George Crawford was born c1785 in Scotland but moved to Loughborough sometime before 1817 when he married Ann Roberts (widow) at All Saints Church, Loughborough. Does anyone have any information on whereabouts in Scotland George came from.
red mail Congreave
Trying to find more details of John CONGREAVE (or CONGREVE or perhaps other spelling) born c1823 in Loughborough. Trying also to find his ancestors. Father believed to be Michael born c1795. Can anybody help please?
SHEPPARD, Harry Hartley, born Bethnal Green 1872, married HITCHCOX, Emma Amelia, at Queniborough Parish Church in 1895. Daughter SHEPPARD, Doris Amelia, born 1896, 50, Clarence Street, Loughborough. 1901 Census, family at 69, Meadow Lane. Harry Hartley SHEPPARD listed as "Electrical Armature Winder". Info. after this not conclusive - any contacts ?
red mail Reginald and Katherine Bolton (nee Painting)
Can anyone help me with my search for a Reginald Bolton and his wife Katherine (Kitt) Bolton who lived somewhere in the Loughborough area in the late 40's to mid 50's please. Reg was a bankmanager there and had been transfered from the Leamington Spa area. Bank unknown. Thanks , Rob
red mail Burton, Buck, Slevin, Robertson
I'm trying to trace Tina Burton/Buck who was born Feb/Mar 1960 in Aldershot, mother Maureen. Tina married Gary Slevin in 1978 in Coventry and subsequently married Scott Robertson in Loughborough in 1997. Any information on the whereabouts of Tina would be appreciated, a member of her family (Slevin), would like to get in touch with her.
red mail Rose/Matlock
Looking for information on the above families. During 1800's were Boatmen on the Canal or Publicans
Does anyone have information about the Dougherty family who were innkeepers in Loughborough in the 19th century?
red mail Flavell , Tomlinson Ancestors
Looking for any info on the surnames Flaville / Tomlinson,about 1772-1780,born,married,died in Loughborough,Leicestershire,I believe.Children were Edward 1803,Phoebe 1805.and Samuel 1810,all were christened at All Saints Church
red mail seeking information
Mary Bailey married Thomas Gardner/gardiner March 22nd 1794 in the parish of Loughborough, I am looking for their offsprings
red mail Loughborough/Barrow on Stour
Searching for my cousins: Mavis and Richard Hawkes, with children Neil and Christopher last known living in Loughborough. I believe both the children went to University. Janet and Ian Brookes, both radiologists at Leicester Royal Infirmary with children Zoe and ?. Robert Allen and family (Robert was in the RAF at one time) with wife and children. Peter Allen also possibly in the RAF. As far as I know they are all living relatives.
I am looking for the family of Henry Deane, solicitor, living in Loughborough in the 19th century. Any information about his children or his grandparents please!
any simmon(d)s out there related to stringer simmonds b.1698
red mail Thomas Sharpe (Sharp)
Looking for the father of Thomas Sharpe b 1831 in Seagrave. His offspring were Thomas Jnr, William, Edwin, all born in Seagrave, then Emily, Henry,Walter, Herbert and Fred all born in Loughborough between 1855 - 1874. His wife's name was Patience Shaw from Rodgsley. Thanks C
red mail Handford (Joseph)
Joseph born Derby around 1805. Married Ann. Cottonworkers (Aged 55/56) in Loughborough 1861. Did they have a son, Joseph, born 1885, who subsequently married Ellen - children Thomas, William, Lucy Ann, George H, Joseph and Elizabeth Ann? All living in Llanmartin, Monmouthshire in 1881.
red mail Emma Taylor, born 1810
Looking for parents of Emma Taylor, born 1810 (41 in 1851 census)(could be Amelia, Emmaline, Emily??)Don't know her birthplace. She married John Riley (slater). They had 8 children: Sarah Ann (James), Emma 1833, John Benjamin 1835, Thomas Leeson 1838, William Leeson 1840, Margaret Ann 1842, Mary Ellen 1845 and Arthur Wellesley Wellington Riley (our ancestor)We are a branch who came to Michigan, USA. The children were all born in Nottingham. Emma Taylor Riley died 9 Aug 1862 Nottingham and is buried in Nottingham General Cemetery, Grave #5608. In 1861 she was in Loughborough, Leicester. Please contact us if you have any information.
My great-grandfather Thomas Bennett married Sarah Anne Preston on November 17, 1851 at New Stranton, Co. Durham. Sarah Ann preston was born May 7, 1836 at Mount Sorrell, Loughborough, Leicestershire. One of their children, born in 1853, was named William...I am trying to find out as much info as possible about William....(Bennett). Any help would be much appreciated. Thanks J
red mail Dewberry family in Loughborough/Barrow on Soar
Hi, looking for the family of Mary Ann Dewberry, born abt 1840 in Loughborough. I can't find her in the 1841, 1851, or 1861 census in Loughborough or Barrow on Soar - don't know where to look next, and can't find her birth record. She marries a Thomas Michael Walters b. Little Eaton, Derbys, where they live. Help would be most welcome.
Family of Kindness King who married Samuel Simmons at Loughborough All Saints on 28th May 1746. Samuel was a Stockinger. Cannot find baptisms. Kindness, may have been a Quaker.
red mail Cartwright Brothers
Joseph, William and Edward sons of William Cartwright Loughborough were millwrights and owned a Mill in Meadow Lane any information would be appreciated - 1870's onwards
red mail Reynolds
I am researching the Reynolds family of Loughborough, Martha married Joseph Cartwright in 1895, they had a son Wilfred. Martha's family lived in Loughborough throughout the 1800's please contact if any connection
red mail Winton
Albert and Selina's Children born in Lougborough 1895-1907 Leonard, Evelyn, Albert Victor, John Robert, Archie, Kathleen Lavouring. any information please.
red mail Smeeton, Dickens, Marshall
Seeking info on Smeeton married Dickens or Marshall 1800s, moved to London
red mail wootton
Are there any relatives or descendents of Alderman William Henry Wootton who died in 1928
red mail CV or George POPE
Name: George. Pope College: ST JOHN'S Entered: Michs. 1849 Born: May 20, 1831 More Information: Adm. pens. at ST JOHN'S, July 5, 1849. S. of Herbert, of Wilmington, Kent (and Elizabeth). B. there, May 20, 1831. Bapt. June 12, 1831. Schools, Dartford (Mr Kilbye) and Bexley (Mr Bulman). Matric. Michs. 1849. Migrated to Sidney, Feb. 9, 1850; B.A. (20th Wrangler) 1853; M.A. 1856. Fellow of Sidney. Ord. deacon (Ely) Mar. 4, 1855; priest, May 18, 1856. Professor of Mathematics at the Royal Military College, Sandhurst, 1855-7. Maths. Master at Norwich Grammar School, 1857-61. Assistant Master at St John's College, Hurstpierpoint, Sussex, 1861-5. C. of Blickling, Norfolk, 1865-7. R. of Rempstone, Notts., 1867-93. Disappears from Crockford, 1894.
red mail Handford family
My Josiah Handford was born in Loughborough in 1817 , son of William Handford of Derbyshire and Elizabeth Wragg of Shepshed Josiah married Fanny Branson in Basford Notts. around 1840. They were lace makers.
red mail Loughborough/Leicestershire
Looking for family details on the Bennetts and Pashleys in Loughborough around 1800 - 1940s
red mail williams family who lived a loughborough 1901
william williams who had a son called john
red mail Batty
Looking for any info about the Batty family from Loughborough. I have a Wilfred Batty b. 1903 who married Annie Evans and at least one sister, Ethel.
Mary Capewell
Looking for any informations regarding my gr. gr. grandmother Mary Capewell born in 1832. She married Jesse Todd and had 5 children. Anything would be welcomed. Danielle
red mail Boyer, Shelton, Clark/clarke, Surnames
Names: Boyer Shelton Clark Clarke
red mail Loughborough, Leicestershire.
Looking for details of Edwardes and Reynolds families in Loughborough, Leicestershire.

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