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ELSTON. Moorland streams ripple merrily down Helstons steep streets on their way to the Loe Pool a mile away. Cornwall has no lovelier lake, and none bigger, for it is seven miles round. A bar of pebbles separ... more
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red mail birthplace lily rowe
my grandmother lily rowe born 29th jan 1893 to edwin and catherine rowe.Am visiting helston next year, believe the house my granmother lily rowe was born in still present, does anyone know how i can find out the address. Cheers catherine
Gay, Frederick, Born 1868 in Helston - Frederick, was the son of William Henry Gay and his wife Isabella (nee Lattimore). In 1893 Frederick married Mary Ann Treloar of Church Town, Breage. Any information regarding Frederick or Mary Ann would be gratefully received. Thank you
red mail ANN PENBERTHY born 1783
ANN PENBERTHY (born 1783, St just In Penwith, Cornwall England) married THOMAS BROKENSHIRE, (1784, Helston, Cornwall, England) on 12 April 1803 in Helston, Cornwall, England. It would be appreciated if any other researchers who have the names and details of her parents and ancestors could provide me with their details.
red mail sarah jane george
searching for any info on the above. born in helston 1836/37. had brother william also in helston. only referece lived in market jew street
red mail george family, Helston, Cornwall, Eng.
Looking for descendants of Sarah Jane George. She was Mother of Annie George, who married Hart Biddick.
red mail Whitehair
looking for any info on the whitehair family from helston cornwall
red mail date
my great grandmother mary ann date married a thomas brown 1890. Her father was thomas date. She appears on 1871 census in Helston workhouse and on 1881 census as domestic servant on a farm in Gunwalloe. Does anyone have any other information on mary ann, ie. why was she in a workhouse. Also info. on the Date family around the Helston area.
red mail James Family - Helston
I'm looking for information / photos of my grandmother, Winifred (James ) Richardson born Helston, Cornwall 1877 died Falmouth, Cornwall 1934. Family of Peter & Ellen: William,Richard,Winifred,Edwin,Emma,Arthur, Henry lived Wendron St. & Godolphin Rd., Helston
red mail Bailey/Lester
Trying to find Mary Maude BAILEY(?) married (2nd) Robert mervyn Le STOQUE (anglisized to LESTER) Children were Pendarvis, Trelawney and Dorcas. Poss from Helston area. Mary maude was daughter of William who married Sarah Jane PENDRAY Mary Maude was married 3 times William George EDWARDS 2)Robert Mervyn LESTER 3) FRED Rutherford
red mail oram family of helston
hi all. i am researching my tree and following a lead that suggests that an ancestor was called sarah oram born c 1806 in helston, cornwall. she married a man called thomas hocking in 1846?. i have done a few searches and come up with names but dates dont match. is there anyone from the oram family line or has a tree with either of these people included. any help would be greatly appreciated. regards pauline
red mail The Fitzgeralds
By 1954 my great uncle and autie, Robert Railston and Ellen Jane (who was usually known as Nellie)Fitzgerald where living at Penhale, Hillcrest Road in Helston but does anybody know what happened to them and their two children (Barbara and Margaret)
red mail Richards family
My grandfathers name was Richard Henry Richards of Cornwall. He came to the USA when he was a teenager. His brothers were Joe, Johnny and not sure of the others, sister Eliza. I have a letter Eliza wrote to my grandfather December 8, 1965. Her last name was Ferris, her address on the letter is Cliff Road, Parthlenen, Helston, Cornwall, England. In her letter she states that Maryannie lives across the road from her, not sure if it's her sister or sister-in-law. My grandfather lived in the town of Parma, in the state of Michigan, USA. Would love info of the family ancestry. Also my grandmothers maiden name was Beatrice Lowry. She also came from England but not sure of what village.
red mail Henry Snell
Looking to find out more about the above named who is the father of Joseph Snell born 1854 who was married at Wendron in 1867. (Certificate indicates that Henry was deceased at this time.) Any assistance would be appreciated
red mail Hoskin
I am looking for information on William Hoskin 1775 ish married Anne Edwards in 1800
Mary Eddy
Looking for info on Mary Eddy born 1841 in Helston, died 1911 in Nevada, USA, married James Curnow who was born in 1840 and died 1940 in Oregon, USA. Mary & James Curnow had a daughter Annie born 11 Aug 1874 in Michigan who married Thomas John Medlyn in 1896 in Laurium, Houghton Co., MI. There were 3 children Emerald Joynce born 1899 and married Chester Polkinghorn, Thomas Irving born 1902 and MaryViola born 1010 and married Horace Theodore Brewer in 1932 in Calumet, Houghton Co., MI Any help would be appreciated
red mail James Stephenson
Trying to locate family ties to James Stephenson born abt 1804 Helston Cornwall according to his trial records held in Northampton Assizes. Reported in Northampton Mercury July 1826, James recieved 14years and transported to PortJackson Australia aboard 'Midas'1827. I have come to a dead end please help. Many thanks Rod Tasmania
red mail Elizabeth Moyses/Henry Bolitho
Elizabeth Moyses and Henry Bolitho were married in Wendron Church, Wendron, Cornwall on 26 May 1817. They had children John Bolitho 1819, Henry Bolitho 1821, Elizabeth Bolitho 1822 and James M Bolitho 1825. Can anyone tell me who the parents of Elizabeth Moyses (1794)Helston Parish Records, Helston. Thank You.
red mail cheffers
i am a descendant of grace cheffers born 1825. father thomas a stone mason, mother grace a midwife. all from helston, wendron street. anyone else out there my family? she was related to francis cheffers
red mail William Granfell Pascoe
I'm looking for the parents of William Granfell Pascoe born in Helston, Cornwall 1844-1845. Married Emily Frances Teed (born in Budleigh Salterton, Devon 1847)in Newport, Monmouthshire in 1870. Children: William Grenfell Pascoe 1871–1941 born in Bath, Somerset. Alice Maud Pascoe 1873– born in Clifton, Gloucestershire. Emily Louisa Pascoe 1875– born in Lambeth, London. Henry Teed Pascoe 1881–1951 born in Lambeth, London. Ernest Pascoe 1884–1947 born in Battersea, London. Frederick Charles Pascoe 1886–1934 born in Battersea, London.
red mail Richard Wearne (b:1826 )
Can anyone help me? We have been trying to search for my ancestor Richard Wearne (1826 born in Redruth) who married Anne Ralph in 1843. We are at a loss on where Richard's family came from and who is Father and Mother where! We are aware he had a brother Benjamin? But they both are listed in Helston without a family quite young?? Please if anyone knows anything will you contact me? Kindest regards and hope Nicola (Richard's gggg granddaughter!)
red mail Cobblers in Helston
My Grandfather was a cobbler in the Helston area. His naem was Wilfred Christophers. I have not come up with anything as far as him name goes, but has anyone heard anything about shoe menders/cobblers in the Helston area?
red mail Helston, Cornwall
trying to find any info on john george and wife sarah hocking and daughter sarah jane george. sarah hocking born in helston 1806, sarah jane born 1838 in helston.found mother and children on 1841 census but need more info for my tree. any help appreciated pauline
Bessie Bramwell gilbert
I am trying to trace any gilberts in the area. My great grandmother Bessie Bramwell gilbert (maiden name unknown) was born in this village she married a James Gilbert from Hayle and they had the following children James Ivor, Bramwell Muir, Cecil, William John foster and Inez. If anyone can help my search I would be very grateful kind regards.
red mail Josiah Williams
Looking for info on Josiah Williams b.1831 at Mawgan at Meneage. Father named John an agricultural labourer. Mother named Elizabeth Orchard. Family went to Australia between 1841 and 1852.
Trewin, Sithney, Helston
Researching Lara E Trewin (DOB 1873). The 1901 Census shows her at Sithney,in service for John Henman a retired Spirit Merchant from Helston. As far as is known she remained single throughout her life. Any additional information would be most welcome.
red mail Petherick J & G Helston
James & George Petherick came to NZ on the "Aurora" arriving in 1840. We have some family tree information for the descendants of both in NZ & Cornwall. My husband is a descendant of James.
red mail Myra Bryant
Searching for descendants of Myra Bryant. She married but I do not know her married name and settled in Helston, Cornwall. She had 4 brothers one Stanley Bryant who married Dessie Nichols and lived in West Bromwich, Staffordshire. The family are descended from a Polglave and before that Bunkham Dovey. Would like to make contact.
red mail Henry Roberts
Interested in Read & Roberts drapers shop in Helston. Henry Roberts and his wife Jane Pascoe are mentioned in my Pearce Family Bible but I can't work out why, except that Digory Pearce married Elizabeth Pascoe in 1825. Henry died in 1883 and Jane in 1884. They do not appear to have had any children but had relations staying with them and working in their shop (among them Mary Collins).
Can someone tell me whether Fleetwood George Bolitho (killed 1st World War) had a Brother Fleetwood John (also killed in 1st World War)?
Looking for parents or siblings of Grace Winnen? born Helson Cornwall in 1827 and came to Austrralia and married John Davey from Redruth, Cornwall b. 1826
red mail BOLITHO
EDWARD GEORGE BOLITHO was born Helston, Cornwall Dec. 1865 5c 230. Do not know whether it was he who married HARRIET MANSELL in West Ham Dec. 1891 4a 124. Two known children of this couple were FLEETWOOD GEORGE 1892 & ARNOLD RICHARD 1894, both born West Ham.
red mail Caroline Peters
Trying to find out details of a Caroline Peters c1841 -Helston, Cornwall. She was the daughter of William Peters c1798 -Helston a Shoemaker and a Chelsea Pensioner. I am specifically trying to see if William had a brother called Richard c1806 who married Rebecca Teague. Regards Ian
red mail Petherick Family
I am seeking information on James Petherick who married Elizabeth Jennings and their son James Petherick (b Helston, 1804 d Wellington, New Zealand, 22.12.1885)
I am searching for family of Nicholas Coombe and Mary Holman marr 1851 in Tywardreath and went to Austraila about 1858-59 Nicholas was a Blacksmith/miner/boilermaker.They had 7 children Mary 1853 Jane 1858 John 1859 Joseph 1861 Nicholas 1864 Richard 1867 Kezia 1868.They came to New Zealand c 1872-73. Mary died 1889 buried at Reefton N.Z.Nicholas returned to Austraila and died in 1915.Would like to know of family who remained in England.
red mail hooper
I am looking for any information about the hooper's one was believed to have worked for Lloyds at the lighthouse around 1900
red mail rowe
my g grandmother mary sarah dunn nee rowe was married to william hocking dunn their daughter mary annie dunn was my grandmother she was born in trewennack wendron helston. on the 30-12-1896 i am looking for any family related to the above.i know they had relations living in mawgan and constantine and helston, falmouth and redruth.
red mail Julien
We are looking for any connections with the Julien family of Henry Julien born c.1831 in Helston Cornwall and married Elizabeth Ann Jacka of Redruth
red mail STAPLE family
Does anyone have connection to Willam Staple, born about 1825 at Truro or thereabouts, a carpenter, his wife Caroline (b. abt 1823, Helston) and daughters Sarah and Susan who appear here in the 1881 census?
red mail Coombs family.Helston, Cornwall.
Am interested in hearing from anyone with links to Coombs family from Helston and Camborne especially the descendents of William Coombs and Thirza Yeo, some of whom moved from Camborne area to Helston in the early 20th century.
Dr Charles Wakeham born approx 1861.I have no clues to his parents.Charles married Augusta Sibil Thorn Logan in 1894 in Bristol.Austa was born Kettering 1868 up to 1901 they had one daughter and were living in Chelsea were Charles was Doctor.
Millar, Hollole
I'm looking for any more of the MILLAR family. Francis William was my gt grandfather, married Ann PASCOE at St James, Middlesex in 1829. Found all the original family except Alfred. After his wife died in 1864 there's no trace. Also looking for any Hollole. Robert HOLLOLE married Ann Elizabeth MILLAR in Helston in 1859. Ann was the only child not born in Helston.
red mail Helston
Goes back to 1772 and has many other names-Williams, Hoskins, Trelore, Ferris, Anthony. Includes variants of Chappell surname

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