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red mail William Ellen and Dinah Bowles
William Ellen 1775-1808 married Dinah Bowles 1775-1804 in Shaftesbury in 1795. Dinah's father was called Henry and was from Fovant or Tisbury. I would appreciate any information on the Bowles family and any connection to those living in Gillingham. I have also found a Henry Bowles from Fovant getting married in 1744 to Elizabeth Marsham and again in 1755 to Ann Marshall (born 1720); is this Henry's father?
red mail Osman Martin
I have an ancestor Osman Martin who lived and died (d1740, SSG) in Stoke St Gregory, Somerset (SSG). He was married to Elizabeth (d1735, SSG). They had 3 children Osmond (1725-1840), John (b1731) and Mary (b1734). A link suggests that Osman senior hailed from Fovant, Wiltshire and was probably bord before 1707. There is no reference and I've been unable to verify this. Can anyone help to clarifiy Osman senior's DOB, parents, and/or his wife's surname. (No record of marriage at SSG). Any help/hints gratefully received.
red mail Galton Family
Seeking ancestors of Richard and Ann Galton, married ca 1800 in Fovant. Their daughter Elizabeth married John Newbery in 1831 in Gosport, Hants. Have photos of Elizabeth and John which I'm willing to share along with my family history. Thanks, Lois
red mail Read/Goodfellow
I am looking for John Read, born Fovant 1786, married to Elizabeth?(possibly Goodfellow). Children: Aaron, Thomas, James, John, Emma and Stephen. John and Elizabeth are my g-g-g-grandparents but I can't get back any further.
red mail Read
Searching John Read of Fovant, b 1782 married Elizabeth Fitz of Dinton, b 1791. They Married in Dinton in 1817. Looking for baptism dates and parents.
red mail Galton Family
Hello, I am looking for information about the Galton family of Fovant. I have some details of the later generations, but really would love to find out about the family pre 1710. Richard Galton b.1710 married Elizabeth. Richard had a brother Thomas, b.1719, and maybe others? Richard is my ggggg Grandad. If anyone can help, I would love to hear from you. Many thanks Liz
Read, Goodfellow
Looking for John Read b1796, married Elizabeth Goodfellow. Had children Aaron,Thomas, James,Emma and Stephen. Anything on both John and Elizabeth before marriage.
Garrett, Mills, Williams
Looking for Ann Maria Garrett born 1816 Fovant. She married George Williams in 1838 in Wiltshire then they moved to Portsmouth. On their marriage cert is Charles Georges Mills as her father (maybe Stepfather). Can anyone help me.
red mail John Foyle
Married Grace Goodfellow in 1796. Do not have any details of where he came from. Any information please.
red mail Frank Coombs/Coombes born c1863
Frank moved to London between 1881 and 1890. He married Charlotte Mary Ann Jones during this time. They had two children, Madeline and Frank, both born in Chelsea. Would appreciate any information on him or his family. Would also love to be able to track down their marriage certificate as been unable to do so. Have checked all of Frank Coombs/Coombes marriages in Wiltshire so think they married in London. Any help or tips would be very much appreciated.
red mail Newman family - Fovant
Seeking information on the Newman family that lived in Levers Lane,Fovant in 1871 (info from 1871 Census). Head of family John Newman, wife Mary and children George, Henry and Mary. Mary Snr later married Robert Edwards in Fovant in 1875
red mail FUTCHER
Any information please on the FUTCHER family of Fovant, particularly that of the families of Robert FUTCHER (1744-1821) and his son William FUTCHER (1784-1849). The FUTCHERS were Farmers, Maltsters and Corn Factors, and were related to the following families in the area: GOODFELLOW, BRACHER, LANE, SHERE, SMITH, ROWDEN, LEVER and BARNES.
red mail Baptisms March 1789
Harriott daughter of Sussanna Hewlett. Base Born. James son of Richard and Ann Flood.
red mail Another Goodfellow
Aaron Goodfellow was born Fovant c.1791, his wife was named Mary and came from Teffont, Wilts. They had nine children born 1817 - 1835. The oldest son, John, married Dorcas Barter.
red mail Goodfellow
Looking for any information on the Goodfellow family. Known - Francis married Diana(?) in 1799 known children are Grace, George & Moses. Grace married Thomas Biffin in 1836 & Moses married Joan/Jane Clark also in 1836 both came out to Australia on the "Woodbridge" in 1838

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