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Esther Webb or Esther Hunt?
I'm trying to determine if it was Esther Webb or Esther Hunt (1787 - 1890) who married Samuel Harris (1788 - 1872). I can't find any info on Esther Hunt at all.
red mail Chaddus Brown
Chaddus Brown, b. abt 1603, m. Mary Sharperowe 1626, son John b. 1630, emigrated to Massachusetts 1638. Any earlier information on the above would be very welcome...esp. a connection to Bishop's Stortford in Herts. Thanks.
red mail William STEDMAN
I am looking for information on William STEDMAN, who was born in Knighton, Radnorshire about 1867 and died in High Wycombe in 1916. He married Eliza POWELL. He had a butcher's shop in Oxford Street, High Wycombe & was also a Methodist preacher. Their daughter Nellie STEDMAN married Wilfred Owen HARRIS in 1913 in High Wycombe. Eliza remarried in 1919 to Frank William RUFFELL.
red mail Harold Herbert Dring
Does anyone have any information regarding Harold Herbert Dring (part of the Dring family outfitters High Wycombe) born in Reading July 17th 1899 died in Amersham Hospital in 1963, he worked at Howlands in High Wycombe and also Ernest Turners High Wycombe.
Seeking any news of TUCKER family descendants of Joshua and Penelope TUCKER their children circa 1780's - children 1810- one son William eventually lived in Hampshire where he died 1883 Gosport, any news of other family or anyone that may have information about where they worked, what they did, where they are buried, where they were married etc.
red mail Sarah Ann BOWLER
looking for family of Sarah Ann Bowler b 1869 High Wycombe only details I have are father Henry Bowler 1832 - 1891 and mother Mary Ann Brooks 1838 - 1870
Reginald Victor PATRICK was my 1st cousin 2x removed. He was born in Gainsborough in 1887 and died in Wycombe, Buckinghamshire in 1950. In 1941 he married Irene M DODGSHUN in Surrey. That is all I know. Does anyone have information about any descendants? Thank you.
red mail Jessie Ellison PATRICK
Seeking information about Jessie Ellison PATRICK my 1st cousin 2x removed. She was born in Gainsborough in 1883 and died in 'Wycombe' Bucks in 1974. In 1911 she was a Games Mistress at a private girls school and was living in Folkeston Kent age 28 and single. Did she marry? Does anyone have any information? Thank you
red mail John Stratford
Looking for info. on John Stratford b. 1745 High Wycombe. He married Elizabeth Blackwell b. 1749. I think he died in St.Mary Cray Kent. Carol
red mail James Chandler
Interested in contacting family of James Chandler, born 1922 in Wycombe, and died 2000 at Guildford, Surrey. James married May Rogers, originally of Iver, Bucks, in 1946. May (1926-1993) was my aunt. James Chandler's father was James Thomas Chandler (b. 1898 at Strood, Kent; d. 1961 at Wycombe, Bucks). His mother was Amy Burrows (b. 1896 at Greenwich; d. 1973 at Amersham, bucks. In addition to James, there were 3 other children: Donald, Maisie & Douglas.
red mail Hearne - Arthur Thomas and Edith (Wright)
Thank you all for the previous Hearne help, it was invaluable. I am trying to trace when Arthur and Edith Hearne left England for Australia. They were married in High Wycombe on 24th November 1906 and had their first son in Bondi, NSW, Australia in 1910. I was interested to know which ship they sailed on and when. Thank you.
red mail Thomas & Louisa Hearne
I have just started researching my husband's tree and am looking for any information on Thomas and Louisa Hearne who lived in Duke St., Wycombe. His son was Arthur Hearne married to Rosena . They were all cane chairmakers. I found them in the 1881 Census but can't trace weddings and births.
red mail Ives, Sloan, Coleman High Wycombe
Denis Ives was born in London in 1914 to Ena Mary Ives of 7 Desborough Street, High Wycombe. Her father's name was Richard,a chair maker. Her mother was Elizabeth Sloan. Ena Mary was born in Belfast, Ireland. Denis was born out of wedlock and was placed in the National Children's Home and Orphanage at the age of five. At age 14 he was sent to Canada as farm help. His mother, Ena Mary, later married Henry Francis Leopold Coleman and settled in Westcliff on Sea. I am looking for any information about this family.
red mail Edwards/Sawyer
I'm looking for info on Edith Martha Elizabeth Edwards nee Sawyer born in Eton. Her parents were James Sawyer & Elizabeth Wakelin. Her brothers James & William immigrated to Canada. She married Thomas Edwards in 1906. They had a daughter Elsie Edith born 1907 & a son Arthur Leslie born in 1909. She may have lived in Wycombe. Thomas died in the 1950's & Edith in the 1960's.
red mail Relatives of Elsie Post (née Cox)
I'm looking for relatives of my great-grandmother, Elsie Post (née Cox 1894-1984?) She came from a large family, mostly registered in Amersham. I'm told someone from High Wycombe visited her son, John Herbert, in Worthing before his death in 1999, and I suspect it might be one of Elsie's relatives. Would love to reconnect with long, lost family.
red mail Adby Sidney George
S G Adby, born approx 1891 and died 1918 and is buried in the military cemetery at St Sever, Rouen. He was a Lance Corporal in the Oxford and Bucks light infrantry. He was the son of George and Carrie Adby of High Wycombe. His wife was Ethel Adby (nee Pusey) - married 1912. I am trying to establish if he is related to me. If anyone has any information please could they let me know.
red mail Louisa Garrats' family from High Wycombe.
Looking for information about the family of my Great Grandmother Louisa, who emigrated to Christchurch, New Zealand in the mid 1870s. Jemimah Garrat was Louisa's mother. Louisa went on to marry Alfred Lindroos and had four boys and one daughter (Charles-my Grandfather b.1883, Fred b.1893, Wilhemina(Minnie b. 1890), Carl (b.dec 1990) and Alfred jnr b.1889?(d.1894 in a farm accident)
Seeking information on the family of Ebenezer KING and Maria SMITH. Ebenezer was a printer, stationer and publisher with premises in High Street. He and Maria died in 1847 and are buried in the grounds of All Saints church. Children were Maria Ashwell who married William Castle LEAVER, Edwin Howes who married Arabella Frances MUNN, Thomas Smith who married Augusta JACOBS, George Watton (Watson) who married first Elizabeth NEWSOM and second Mary Jane MILLER, and Mary Elizabeth.
red mail Mason Family - Amersham Hill
I am researching the Mason family who lived at the Littlecote cottages, Amersham hill. They attended Hazelmere Church and the children attended Desbury Road School. I am keen on finding any old pictures/family members or other people who lived in this area at the time.
red mail looking for
looking for the relatives of ann perfect from the loudwater area of high wycombe . any informaton would be appreciated .
red mail bowden/hawkins
I am looking for the relatives of Samuel Bowden born 1830 had a daughter Matilda born 1872 who married Henry Hawkins and lived Desboro Ave. Samuel was my ggggrandfather,his son Charles my gggrandfather moved to co Durham.
red mail Milner
My 3rd great grandfather, Robert Gibson MILNER was born in London c. 1802 but in 1834 was established here until his death in Jan 1865. He had three children during the early 1830s in Uxbridge. A cabinet maker, married to Ann BALL of Bradenham, he had 13 children and I am descended from William MILNER born 1834. Would be fascinated to make contact with other researchers.
red mail Litchfield/Gurton Families
Searching for info About Florence Mary Gurton (nee Litchfield)b1864c and Walter Allen Gurton b1862c Walter died Crendon Street High Wycombe.Florence and Son buried Twickenham Middx
red mail Putnam High Wycombe
Albert Daniel Putnam (1840-1908) The Angel, Pauls' Row. James Putnam (1806-1886) his father and Frank Putnam (1879-1971) his son. Looking for connections and info. Will correspond and share.
red mail william coles
despite lengthy research I have not been able to trace william Coles b 1848 High Wycombe ( or poss Cowley) , parents Charles and Sophia Coles. He is in Chippenham Wilts with his Father in 1871 unmarried and can find no trace of him after that.Have been unable to find a record in Chippenham for a death or a marriage. Can anyone cast any lisght
red mail East family, High Wycombe
Who is looking for Kenneth East? This East family were still in High Wycombe and area until about 5 years ago, now most are scattered.
red mail William Gray Born 1922
Looking for Info on the late William Gray born around 1922 Denny, Stirlingshire died aged 62 in High Wycombe Bucks. He moved to High Wycombe late 1950's stayed near Holmer Green Married to Glady's has daughter Sue living in High Wycombe.
red mail Families/ East /Plomer/ Rogers/ Gray/ Abby
Seeking decendants of above 18th and 19th cent. Residing at Monks Risborough,West Wycombe,and Chipping Wycombe. Starting with Thomas East and Sarah Married at WestWycombe William East and Susannah Plomer M at West Wycombe 18th Oct1714 William East and Sarah M 1758 Monks Risborough William East and Mary Rogers M 1780 Monks Risborough William East and Martha Gray M 1804 High Wycombe and there Son Samuel Born 1827 who migrated to London c1850 married and lived out the rest of his life until his death in 1899.He was the father of my grand father Thomas East born in 1863 at Southwark Surrey.Any information on any of the families would be greatly appreciated. Have all family details of decendants of Thomas in London and later in Hertfordshire if any one is interested. Thank you for taking the time to read these details.
red mail Lementina Pearson
Searching for information on Lememtina Angelina Pearson last known on electoral register for High Wycombe in 1926 when she was aged about 78 years old. No death found.
red mail HARRIS, John
Looking for information on John Harris B:abt 1773 in High Wycombe. Mary was his wife and they had a son James Harris B: 1821. James Harris worked for the railroad and moved away from High Wycombe and was married in Tonbridge Kent to Ellen Richardson. Their son James Harris was born 1849 in Wadhurst Sussex then the family moved to Canningtown, East London. I am looking for information on John and Mary Harris.
Looking for any members of the Grimsdale family, father William, mother Mary, living in Chipping Wycombe from about 1760 onwards. Son James Grimsdale married Sarah Pusey in 1872, James, Sarah and father William moved to Bristol where they ran a cabinet and chair making business. Moved to London in the late 1890's. Any info gratefully received.
red mail Boreham
Does anybody have any info on samuel jarmin boreham who lived at widmer end and died about 1846. Any info on borehams of high wycombe appreciated. Thanks Nick
red mail priory road-high wycombe
red mail EAST Family
Can anyone give me any information on EAST families living in High Wycombe in the 30's and 40's. In particular I'm looking for a Kenneth Francis EAST, who lived at 20 Gordon Road and who was a Ft Lft in the RAF during WW2. TIA.
red mail STEEVENS, High Wycombe
Looking for information on the Steevens Family of High Wycombe. Oldest known Jeremiah Steevens (d. 1688) married Anne Kingham; Joseph Steevens (1666-1712) married Alice Harris; Joseph Steevens (1697-1775) married Mary Lane; Joseph Steevens (1728-1801) married Elizabeth Haugood; Rebecca Steevens (1787-1863) married Frederick Farrand. Some of the family moved to Basingstoke, Hants.
red mail booker
eli and esther slade were tenant farmers at Bookerhill Afrm looking for more info on eli
red mail Marjorie Aldridge
Seeking information about Marjorie Aldridge who lived in High Wycombe during the 1940s and would have been in her twenties at that time.
red mail Sophia HUSSEY
Looking for any and all info re Sophia HUSSEY, b1808 in Hughenden she married Stephen IVES b1799 at All Saints Wycombe in 1828 - where she was buried in 1850. Hughenden parish records have the following listed under the 'Banns' section: 17 APR 1828 Banns - Stephen IVES widower of this parish Sophia X HUSSEY, spinster of this parish Witnesses: John X Dean, Julia X Hussey With consent of all parties. No trace of Julia or John either unfortunately! Any and all help gratefully received!
red mail House
William HOUSE, married Ann MORRIS on 22 Sept. 1723 at High Wycombe.
red mail Taylor
Frank Taylor born 1877, Shutford lived and died in High Wycombe. He had a wife called Edith. He worked as the clerk to the works at Somerset House before retirement. I would be grateful if someone could check the church yard for his gravestone and/or send me further information.
red mail Deaney/Putnams
I am looking for any information on the Deaneys that live in High Wycombe and the surrounding areas. I am also interested in the Putnams of High Wycombe as I am trying to establish if there is a link between them and the Putnams of Chesham. The Albert Daniel Putnam use to run the Angel Pub in St Pauls Row.
Hi, I'm trying to trace the parents of Ann OSBORNE (1835-1902), born in High Wycombe. I believe her mother's name was Eliza. Ann married (Henry) George CROOK in 1855. Any help would be terrific!
red mail Murcott
Can help if contacted
red mail PRIEST
Looking for family of John PRIEST a chairmaker b c 1791 m to Sarah b c 1802, a laundress.
red mail Harman
I am looking for information relating to the HARMAN family. Samuel born in 1767 married Hannah GRIFFIN in 1792 & had at least two children. Sarah in 1793 & Charles in 1803. The 1851 Census has an Eliza HARMAN (sister in law?) living withe Charles, so their would be another son.
red mail George Mundy
Any details of George Mundy, described in the 1901 Census as Superintendant of Assurance Co., living in Oakridge Road, High Wycombe at that time. He was married to Louisa nee Mould & had 2 children Elsie & Ernest (my father). He was probably a member of the Salvation Army & could have been working for their Insurance Co.
red mail WILSON Family
WILSON Family - Buckinghamshire Staffordshire Monmouthshire. Seeking descendants of ROBERT WILSON (born 1833 at High Wycombe) and married to Elizabeth. Robert was a Police Officer Children were: CHARLES WILSON (born 1st Qtr 1853 at High Wycombe) JOHN HENRY WILSON (c. 1858 at Bilston) FREDERICK WILLIAM WILSON (I) (c. 1860 at Wolverhampton). John Henry married Sarah Jane Weaver in Newport Wales. He was an iron worker and had two children FREDERICK WILLIAM (II) (born at Wolverhampton in April, 1885) - was a carpenter and later an iron worker - and LUCY ELIZABETH (born in Wolverhampton 2nd Qtr 1892) Frederick William (II) married ROSE WARD. Members of the Ward family immigrated to Australia and Canada.
red mail Murcott
I am looking for any relatives of the Murcotts (Nellie, Polly, Ernest, Edith, Walter,Bessy). My grandmother was born about 1887 in either High Wycombe or West Wycombe. Her name, I believe, was Ellen May Murcott.
red mail Jones Family
Looking for anyone connected or related to the Jones family who lived in Desborough Street, High Wycombe. William Jones Born 1865 married to Fanny Didcock (may have had a first wife Annie) He had four children George, Ada, Winnie and Fred. Please contact me if you have any information
tracing radwell
hello I am trying to find a John Radwell who i was told came from High Wycombe a couple of years ago and was a descendent of Obadiah Radwell. If John reads this or anyone knows him could they please let me know brian
red mail Gerald Easden
Lived at 62 Underwood Road, High Wycombe from 1934 until 1955.Attended Hatters Lane and Wycombe Technical Institute schools 1945-1950. Worked at Ercol and Parker Knoll 1950- 1957 less national service in RAF at Kidlington and Otmoor bombing range 1953-1954
red mail high wycombe
looking for relations of Sidney Richard Bowler, born about 1897 married Ivy May Barnes.Do not seem to be able to get anywhere with this family tree.
red mail Wycombe family search
Seeking info on my ancestors who all lived, worked and married in High Wycombe. Trees available. Skull, Peace, Wane, Gibbs, Tilbury, Treacher, North, Clarke, Bird, Coltman, Nicholson.
red mail edwards/ ridgley
can any one help? i am looking into my family tree and have done most of my grandmothers side of the tree, but unfortunately i am stuck on my grandfathers side. his name is maurice kenneth edwards i know he was born in high wycombe in 1928 and he had 3-4 sibblings, one named pamela (who now lives in US) i also now know that his mothers maiden name is Ridgley and his father was albert frank edwards who was a hotel stoker. my grandfather used to work at the general hospital as a porter at time he married my grandmother in 1952. does any of this ring any bells if so please reply. thank you
red mail Sons of Charles Bullock
Charles Bullock married Ann East 1747 High Wycombe. Am looking for their children's names. Appreciate any help. Thanks. Richard
red mail Heath family of High Wycombe
I would love to make contact with any members of the Heath family of High Wycombe. My great-great-grandfather, Thomas Heath, (born in Ramsbury Wilts, circa 1825) died in High Wycombe aged about 60. He was a soldier, then a Miller and Chelsea Pensioner. He left a widow, Sarah Heath (nee Taylor) and a large family, most of whom seem to have stayed in the area. His son, Thomas, however, who was also a Miller, ended up married with children and living in Lancashire, where I live. I have a photo taken about 1906 of my great grandfather, Thomas, on a visit to High Wycombe and on the photo are all his brothers and their wives. Thomas was the only one at that time who was widowed, actually. Here's hoping,..............
red mail Wilford
i am looking for the family of Josiah Wilford & Nora Marion Terson they were married in dover but moved to high wycomber and had at least one child Beatrice Wilford 1888
Seeking information on WOODBRIDGE families in High Wycombe in 19th and 20th centuries. Connected surnames: AYRES, BARRETT, BEASLEY, BRAZIL, HOLT, HOWLAND, KNIGHT, LINDSAY, MURCOTT, SPURRIER, STROUD, VARLEY, VOISEY, WILLIAMS, WILLIS, and others.
edwards family
i am trying to complete my family tree. my grandfathers name was Maurice Kenneth Edwards born 19th march 1928, his father was Arthur Frank Edwards. has anyone got any information.
Walter Birch High Wycombe, Bucks
Hi, looking for any information on Walter Birch who married Annie Hearn, both of High Wycombe. Walter was a chair maker, a member of the Birch chair and cabinet making family. One daughter Edith married into the White family of Ashendon and Aylesbury and had The Crown Hotel, Aylesbury. Any Birch or Hearn connections welcome.
red mail Butler & Harsant in Wycombe
Hi I looking for any info on Butler & Harsant Family of High Wycombe. William Butler Founded the Bucks Free Press. Sheila.
red mail Breavington
My g-grandmother Elizabeth Breavington was born in High Wycombe in 1833. Married John Adams in1860 and came to Australia in 1866. Any relations out there?
Looking for ancestors of William Dunford Newell. Born about 1855 in Wendover, Buckinghamshire. I don't have much information about him. Sandra
red mail G W Goddard
Looking for any link to a George William GODDARD born abt 1814 in High Wycombe. Lived at some point in Soho London and married Mary SANDERS then moved to Wednesbury. in abt 1850
red mail Castle family
i would like to know more about the Castle family, My great grandfather was Henry James Castle, married to Emma Castle, in 1901 census lived at 2 bridge street, he was a chair polisher, my grandmother was Florence May Castle, and in 1925 lived at 201 West Wycombe road.
Has anyone any information on the Cartwright Family, they were chair manufacturers in High Wycombe,probably in the late 1880's and 1n the 1900's. B. Wells
red mail crick family
My father was born in Bowerdean Road, High Wycombe in 1918. His father's name was James William but I don't have his mother's name. He was one of 7 children - 3 boys and 4 girls. His youngest sister was GI bride and lived in Texas until her death.One other sister died young. Both James and his wife were buried in High Wycombe cemetery but I don't have any dates to work on. If anyone has any information on this family - please respond.
red mail Bowler
Looking for any information on the Bowler family. William Bowler born in 1816 is as far as I have managed to trace. If anyone is researching this name, please contact me. Thank you.
Is anyone lookin into Pte p wingrove of oxford/bucks regiment. If so please contact me with a service number as I have something of his
Jeffries or Barlow pre 1900. Barlow may have originated around Stokenchurch
Seeking info on JOHN FOLEY, father of ARTHUR FOLEY b abt 1843; also JAMES HUBBARD, father of RHODA STEVENS b 1842. RHODA's father was THOMAS STEVENS b 1822.
red mail Butterfield
Butterfield family in High Wycombe from 1850 onwards
red mail 184 Dashwood Avenue In 1836
My Aunt Clara and Uncle Bert WISBEY lived in 184 Dashwood Avenue High Wycombe in 1936. They had a daughter and son and of course we lost touch over the years. Is that address still there? Does anyone know of the Wisbey's? Jim Bradley!! my email sentto you was returned to me 11th Dec. Please try again as I would love a photo .

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