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CONGLETON. For a long time its prosperity was linked up with gloves; its silk mills today turn out lace and ribbons. It has fine houses and ancient halls encircling it, and from the streets, with a few building... more
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red mail ROBINSON Samuel
Does anyone know of a SAMUEL Robinson d.o.b. circa 1816 Congleton. His wife FANNY Robinson d.o.b. circa 1811 Congleton . Sons EDWIN d.o.b.1838 & LEVI d.o.b. 1840. Also ELIZABETH REBECCA WALROND/ROBINSON/STONIER/STANIER d.o.b. circa 1826 Bethnal Green,London.
red mail Powell in Congleton (from Ireland)
Searching for any Powell families that were in Congleton around 1820 to 1836. Our Powells moved from Congleton around 1838 to Coventry but i believe there were other family members in Congleton. The family seems to have come over from Ireland (Patrick Powell bn 1800 and Eliza Griffin bn.1810 both from Ireland)
red mail Burslem
Looking for geneology regarding family of Benjanam Berslem born 10/16/1867 in Congleton.
red mail Birchall
William Birchall b. 1831 married Ann Threadgold in 1854. I am looking for his father James who was a 'Marker Up' in a silk factory??
WILLIAM STANIER born 1863 in Congleton - father SAMUEL STONIER / STANIER mother ELIZABETH ROBINSON /STONIER / STANIER born Middlesex William married FANNY STATON in 1884 at BUGLAWTON. William and Fanny moved to PRESTBURY where William became the village postman Any info gratefully received -thank you
red mail Lowe family
Looking for Lowe family from Congleton, Astbury and Wybunbury. Also any who lived in Wales.
red mail Loots
I am looking for information on Mary Loots and her children, Arthur, Charles, Joseph, Emma and Mary. They lived in Williams Street Buglawton in 1841. I know they moved there from Braughing in Hertfordshre after her husband died. Any snippet welcome.
red mail Hilda Slater (maiden name Dale)
Looking for information on Hilda born 20.10.1918.
red mail Beresford Fred/Frederick
Looking for Fred/Frederick Bereford born Lime St Congleton 1895. mother Mary Anne (silk worker) l was told Fred may have worked a market stall or owned a shop near the market
red mail Brown family Congleton
Hello, I am looking for any information on the Brown family of Congleton, Herbert Brown was born in 1918 and married a Vera Davenport who was born in 1922. Any information would be much appreciated. Thankyou
red mail raiway cottages
does anyone remember the station cottages in congleton my gt grandparents Albert and Mary Anne Wood lived their in the 1890s with a large family any photos or reminiscences would be much appreciated.
red mail Jackson - early 19th century
I am looking for the birth of Thomas Jackson, born around 1821 in Congleton. His father was James Jackson, a 'silk man'. Thomas married a Welsh lass (Ann Hughes) in Manchester in 1841 and worked as a 'tinner' or 'tin man'.
red mail Hugh Clarke
Hi all- does anyone know anything of a Hugh Clarke watchmaker of Congleton? When was he in business? Thanx
hi- looking for any information on the Trueman family my grandfather was born in congleton cheshire Arthur Richard Trueman in 1906.I am looking for any brothers,sisters or parents.
red mail Sproson/Pyne families
Looking for any info about Sproson and Pyne Familes who were living in Congleton in the 1860 onwards. areas of Astbury,John.Henrietta.West Streets, and Rope Walk.
red mail Oultram Family
Looking for any descendents of Elizabeth Oultram born 1813 Moulton Cheshire. I have learnt she was a widow on 1861 census but cannot find who she was married to. Her children were Ann,William( my grt/grandfather)John,Elizabeth,Ellen and Frederick I think they came under county of Staffordshire as the 1881 census states that William was married to Zilpha nee Hall nee Hulme. Any information would be appreciated
red mail Green Family, Pork Butcher
I am their granddaughter. I never met them, but I have learned just recently that the Green family were highly respected in their pork butcher's shop in the High Street, Congleton. I would like to know everything about this family. I am compiling my family tree and all information will be most welcome. Thank you, and kind regards.
red mail Skelland
I am looking for information about Richard Skelland born in Congleton in 1791. he later married Grace from Anglesey, and settled in Liverpool
looking for any link to the name WOODALL WRIGHT, born in 1801 in Congleton. Woodall had son DAVID WRIGHT born abt 1827 in Congleton. David had son WOODALL WRIGHT born in 1861 in Mansfield, died in Mansfield. this man is our great grandfather. his son FRANK WRIGHT, born in 1891 in Nottingham, came to the US in 1910 aboard the Saxonia to Boston, MA. any information...please respond.
red mail Holland. Ruth
I am trying to trace the family of Ruth Holland of Congleton who married Peter Thursfield of Newcastle under Lyne 1866 at St. Mary's church Manchester. Her father was Henry Holland. I believe it was a farming family and he was a farm manager. I calculate that she was born in 1848. Any information would be gratefully appreciated.
red mail John Morris
Any details about John Morris born Odd Rode about 1801
red mail james Morris
any information about James Morris born about 1831 born at Smallwood.
red mail George Morris
information about George Morris born in Congleton 1859
red mail john Morris
anyone having information about john morris born 1856, in congleton,or crewe.
red mail Brereton
Anybody related to Hugh Brereton dob c 1798 in Wybunbury? Lived in Congleton mid 1800's and was a bricksetter.
red mail Rowley Job.
In reply to query for Job Rowley (1837), he is part of my family contact me if you want to.
red mail Rosson family
seeking all with Rosson surname. My ggg grandmother Sarah Rosson owned various properties in the area.
red mail Hampson
Sarah Hampson born c.1833, John Hampson born c.1834, and Ellen Hampson born c.1836 to William and Eliza Hampson in Congleton. I cannot find their baptisms in the Congleton area. The family had moved to Salford by 1841. If anyone can help, I'd be grateful.
I am looking for William Hodgkinson and T Gerald Hodgkinson. They invented a marine direction finder in 1910 and this was a precursor to RDF and RADAR. Both were born probably in the 1880's. William, my grand-father went to India and was involved in the electrification of Kashmir in 1909. Gerald is known to have lived in Congleton around 1912 and probably remained in England pursuing his scientific career. I am keen to trace the origins of both which may extend to anywhere in Lancashire. Any help would be very welcome.
red mail Saw Mill Congleton - Ernest Smith
I am trying to find out more details about a saw mill/timber mill that existed in Congleton during the 1920's/30's. The owner was an Ernest Smith born 1876. It is believed that when he died in 1934, he passed the saw mill to his son. Does anyone know whereabouts the saw mill/timber mill was or have any details about it.
red mail John Edward Clowes
I am looking for decendants of my grandfather L/Cpl.John Edward Clowes, he was killed in action in France on 14 Sept 1914 serving with the Northumberland Fusiliers. He married my grandmother Alice Worthington in June 1907 at Congleton, they had five children in Yorkshire Alice. Jessie & Bessy. Also twin boy & girl both dying in their childhood. I would appreciate any information anyone could offer.
red mail William B Smith Born 1801
Trying to trace the Smith family who originally came from Mayfield Staffs. William B (B could stand for Barnett) married a Rebecca ? b1807 in Mayfield Staffs. They had 4 children, - Thomas b 1836 in Macclesfield, John b 1837 in Dane-in-Shaw, Congleton Cheshire, Rebecca b1840 in Biddulph, Staffs and Elizabeth b1847 either born in Biddulph staffs or Congleton Cheshire. I am trying to find two things, the maiden name of Rebecca and the parents of William Barnett Smith. They were living in Pool Fold Biddulph according to the 1871 census.
red mail mary ann james
I am trying to find information on the family of Mary Ann James b:1790 or 1791 in South Wales and d: 3 March 1868 in Congleton,Cheshire. She was married to Matthew Lovenbury b:14 Jul 1793 in Bosley, Cheshire, d: Jun 1851 Congleton, Cheshire. If anyone can help me find this information it would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Hassall
Looking for relatives of Ann Hassall (b 11 Nov 1868 in Congleton), marr Jun 1890 to John Henry Warrington (b 14 Nov 1862 in Gawsworth), lived in Stockport, children (all born in Stockport) Samuel (b 1886, marr 1909 Sarah Johnson), Lilian Anne (b 1888, marr 1909 Bertrand Whittaker), William Henry (b 1891), Alice L. (b 1893), Arthur (b 1896), Harold (b 1898 - my maternal grandfather), Charles (b 1901). John Henry later married Emily Harvey (1902). Any help greatly appreciated! Lynn
I am looking for anybody who has any details or links with the Nixon family who descended from Congleton Edge/Congleton Moss from 1760 onwards.
red mail family search
we are looking for anybody who has any details of ro links with th e brittain family ,my father in law reg was born at ?the moss inn we are looking for any earlier history to do with his father william who married sarah thursfield on the10/12/05 at st james congleton. we believe he had a sister mahala and a brothe rjames but we know nothing about his parents
red mail Mark Stubbs
Mark Stubbs killed in a car omnibus accident near Congleton, August 19th 1922
red mail Brown family of North Rode, Congleton
Any information greatly appreciated on the family of Charles Brown b. Biddulph c. 1799 and his wife Anne b. Gawsworth c. 1802, their North Rode children Vernon b. about 1837, Emma (c. 1841-1905) and Priscilla (c.1842-1887), and the family of Priscilla Brown and William Bickerton (b. Siddington 1837- d. North Rode 1889).
red mail rowley-congleton 1837
looking for any info on job rowley b 1837 congleton he had a son called job who was also born in congleton the family then moved to bury...i cannot find anything on job b 1837 anyone out there help please ??
red mail TURNOCK in Congleton
Can someone lookup the birth of Charles TURNOCK in about 1829 in Congleton or tell me where the Congleton registers or fiche for that period are held. Thanks.
red mail Helsby
Searching for information on David Helsby, b. Congleton (?).. Married to Ellen (?) for my family tree. David & Ellen Had 7 children, John b.1798, David b.1800, Elizabeth b 1802, George,b.1805,Joseph b.1807,Ralph b.1809,robert b. 1812. All christened at Astbury. Any information greatly appreciated.
Johnson, Barber
i am looking for the descendants, of elizabeth johnson, who married william barber and move to chesterton, newcastle staffs.william was a forgeman then moved to longton s-o-t has a innkeepr,brewed his own beer, the beehive,longton
red mail Joyce, Congleton
Edward Joyce married and raised children in Congleton. His only son came to NZ. I'm assuming the family were from Ireland prior to that.
William Leavesley
Seeking Info.on William Leavesley b.about 1834 in Congleton.

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