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Penrith Workhouse
My wife's grandfather Thomas Smith was born in the Penrith workhouse in about 1867. He was called a nurse child and was sometimes known by the surnames of Brown and Bell. I would be grateful for any leads that might reveal details of his life after the workhouse. Many thanks. Ken
red mail Graham/Walker/Sewell/Carruthers
anyinformation on Thomas Graham born 1828 father Edward mother Sarah Sewell. He was journeyman mason,his father a tailor.He married Rebecca Walker in 1850and lived in Fell lane Penrith.Edwards father was george Graham and i think his mother was Easet Carruthers.Iam trying to sort out who John graham was who had son with Sarah Walker in 1872.They did not marrry and Sarah i think had the help of her parents to bring Isaac Walker up.Iwould love to be able to sort this out i have no one to help me christine
red mail Penrith Wedding 1917
Can anyone assist me with information regarding a marriage in Penrith in early 1917 between William Henry Johnston and Amelia Gregory? Amelia was a schoolteacher who divorced William sometime before she married my grandfather Thomas Armstrong (then a widower) at Carlisle Registry Office in April 1939. She also used the name Millie or Mildred and was born on 31st March 1894. Carolyn
red mail Campbell family
I am trying to find out about my great great grandfather, William Henry Campbell, he was married to Sarah Allen, they had three daughters, Letitia, Cecilia and Matha, who were born in the 1840's in Penrith, and William was the superintendant at the railway station.
red mail Benson Family
Looking for info about John Benson born in Penrith around 1785 and married Ann ??? In Addingham Parish Cumberland and finally move between 1823 to 1830 to Hudson Qu├ębec Canada with a son George. Tank You to all of you....
red mail Walker/graham
Sarah walker born 1845 had son Isaac in 1872 think father was John Graham need to find out anything .fell lane penrith is known where he was born .Sarah later married A man Isaac walker and lived in us worth does any of these names sound familiar .need to know
Tracing Isabella Atkinson (born c1841) who married Robert Warwick on 31Dec1865. She was a spinster, working as a domestic servant and resident at Longfront, Penrith.
red mail WARWICK & TODD
I would like to contact relatives of Margaret TODD (born c1831) who married Thomas WARWICK on 21Aug1854. Her father was Thomas Todd and a witness at the wedding was Agnes Todd. At the time of the wedding she lived at Bolton Hall in the parish of Morland.
red mail BRADLEY
looking for ANY information concerning the marriage of Mary Bradley to Mathew Bradley, once I have that I can try finding who belongs where because the records have not shown any dates I can use. This is my Great Great Great Grandmother and Father dates are circa 1800-1881 when sadly Mary died a widow of 25 -35 years
red mail Burrill
I'm looking for decendants of Thomas Burrill 1776 from Penrith. Married to Sariah Wilson. Thanks
Am looking for information on JOHN GIBSON who was born and died in Penrith (born about 1798 - died 4Q 1872). On 14 Aug 1824 he married in St Andrew's Church, Penrith, HANNAH LANGHORNE (who was born about 1802 in Crosby Ravensworth, Westmorland - died 1Q 1877 in Penrith). I find them and their family in the 1851 and 1861 Censuses, but no other censuses, even though I am quite sure they were in Penrith in 1841 and 1871. Would like to know more about them, and to find out their parents' names. Their daughter, ANNIE GIBSON (born 1830 in Penrith) on 25 Feb 1855 married in St Pancras, London, JOHN GEORGE THOMPSON, and does not appear to have returned to Penrith.
red mail Irving family
Interested to hear about the Irving family who lived in Penrith. I think they came from Skelton.
Iam looking for info for my family tree on Marriages of Robinsons and I'anson from Penrith from the 1800 to 2009. My grandfathers name was Alexander I'anson, who married Elizabeth A Robinson, in 1912 in Penrith, Cumberland. Alexanders father was Charles I'anson, who married Isobella Robinson, 1881 Carlisle. Charles and Isobella had 7 children, Alexander abt 1891, Charles Newton abt 1885, Newton abt 1888, Florence abt 1859, Frances Robina abt 1897, Lilly abt 1899 and Robert abt 1889. John Newton Robinson abt 1831, married Isabella Robinson abt 1836 in 1853 in Penrith, Cumberland. I believe John Newton Robinsons Parents were, John and Margaret Robinson, John being born about 1791 +-. Other Marriages to I'anson, that i know of are, Carruthers and Borrowdale. I have found several marriages and the children of those marriages, going back to 1791. However i am having difficulty in tracing a lot of the children out of these marriages. If anyone has any information what so ever, i would be very very gratefull.
red mail BELL, Richard & Isabella
I'm looking for information about Richard Bell who married a Scotswoman, Isabella (possibly Murray) in the 1820s and had children: Jane - 1826; Margaret - 1829; Thomas - 1832; Elizabeth - 1833; Robert - 1836. I'm descended from Margaret. Any help gratefully received. Thank you
red mail Rotheram family
red mail John Colling
I am trying to find my Grt g g g Grandad. His name was John Colling born in Penrith Abt 1804 (although he does seem to have a flexable date of birth). He Married/lived with A lady called Dinah Hunter Born Hull Abt 1805. Their 1st child was called Mary Jane she was born in Sunderland in 1840, baptised in Stockton. Their 2nd child John was born in Middlesbrough in 1842. Their 3rd child Thomas was born in Hartlepool. Both John and Dinah died in Hartlepool. John in 1879 and Dinah in 1874. I am unable to find any trace after the 1841 census, no details of birth or marriage on IGI. Any help gratefully received. Thank you
red mail Hannah Bell
Trying to find the whereabouts of a Hannah Bell born 1854. William Bell (born 1819 Alston) married Ann Coulthard 1853 in Barton, Westmorland. Their first child Hannah was born 1854 Penruddock and their second child Sarah Ann was born 1857 Barton. William and Ann Bell both died in 1859 and their two children Hannah Bell and Sarah Ann Bell were brought up by William's brother Thomas Bell who lived in Penrith. Sarah Ann Bell married Thomas Wharton in 1885 and had five children. Both Hannah and Sarah Ann appear on the 1861-1881 censuses in Penrith. Sarah Ann Wharton appears on the 1891 census in Penrith with her husband but Hannah Bell doesn't appear to be residing in Penrith in 1891 or 1901. Cannot find a marriage or death entry for Hannah Bell in Penrith. Any information would be very welcome.
red mail George Vickers&Anne Alston
I am searching for any information at all on George Vickers and his wife Ann Alston. George was born in Longtown and Ann in Culgaith. They had 5 children the eldest of whom migrated to Australia. I have details of their parents and also their descendents.
Looking for the family of Rachael McCreary who married William Latimer in Wigton in 1837. She possibly had a brother, Robert who the Warden of Kendal Jail.
red mail George TROUTBECK, Penrith
Trying to find address of George TROUTBECK in 1832, when his son John was born. John was later a minor canon at St Margarets, Westminster.
red mail Hall/Ransom family from Penrith
Trying to find info on a John (Joseph) HALL b before 1800 married Margaret RANSOM. CHILDREN : Thos Lewis HALL B 1819. Joseph HALL B1820, Sarah HALL B1822, Elizabeth HALL B1824, Christiana HALL B1826 baptize saint Andrew ,Penrith , Cumberland.
red mail george vickers and Ann
looking for info on the wife of george vickers originally longtown 1803 she was Ann from culgaith three children Alston , Ann , William E or any info on George children born in 1832,1837,1840,1845 Ann eventually moved to Carlisle Alston went to London others no more info at the moment I beieve George was a grocer in penrith and a groom at the crown or new crown inn . thank you
Shoe maker
Looking for info on the Kirkpatrick family who were shoe makers and had a shop in the town
red mail Francis Slee (father) 1873
I am looking for any information about Anne Beckett Slee, born in Benson Row, Penrith in July 1873. Mother Elizabeth Slee, formerly Beckett, father Francis Slee. Father's occupation was an ironmonger.
red mail Mary Wishart
Researching Scott family Halifax Yorks. They have 3 years old niece Mary Wishart b Penrith with them. Looked at Penrith, saw listing for George and Sarah possibly her parents. There is a George 32 wid in Penrith born Scotland in 1851 census Tea Dealer with brother John 23 unm his asst.Could Sarah have died young?
red mail Graham, Bailey
Sarah Graham born c.1819 in Gurnsey had an illigitimate daughter Jane. Jane married my g.grandfather in 1875 at Horwich, Lancashire. We know that Jane had two illigitimate children in Penrith, they were Sarah Ann born 3rd February 1867 and Thomas born 31st of March and died age 10 weeks. Sarah my g.g.grandmother stayed in Penrith and married a Francis Baily,Is anyone tracing the Baily or Graham Family.
red mail Sarah Wishart - formerly Thompson
I am searching for the parents of Sarah who married George Wishart around 1844/45. They lived at Netherend, Penrith in 1847 when their daughter Mary was born. Sarah Thompson or Thomson could have come from Dumfriesshire. Information regarding her husband's family, Wishart would also be very much appreciated.
red mail Sarah Irving
I am looking for parents of Sarah Irving born about 1829 in Penrith accoding to her Canadian obit. She married William Addison in Toronto, Canada, in 1852.
red mail Joseph Coates
Looking for information on JOSEPH COATES born in Matterdale in 1882. He married Margaret Ann Bowman in Penrith in 1908. Anything known of him subsequently, or his daughter Margaret Ann Coates?
red mail Nanson/Dalton
I am researching the above families. John Dalton born in Penrith circa 1828 married Isabella Dalton born in Penrith circa 1834. They had nine children, two dying in childhood. Two of the daughters married into the Hodgson and Hogg families.Any information regarding these families would be appreciated. I have a reasonable amount of information regarding the children of John and Isabella which I am willing to share.
I am looking for a marriage or some sort of information for Isaac Holliday and Mary Bird married in Penrith in 1848
red mail Research Foster
Lillian Pheobe Foster Born Penrith 20/02/1869 Father John Foster Farmer Mother No details Lillian Married 20/01/1897 in North Yorks Ernest William Allan. Any information thankfully recieved. Regards to all. 18/02/04 14:03pm
red mail Mungrisdale Pnrith
my g/fathers mother was born at mungrisdale mill about 1840/45 name of smith father joseph mother not known anything at all thank you Doreen
Mary Fidler
Born April 1837 in Penrith married William Vincent Acon 16/08/1859 Newcastle Reg. Office Father John -seeking any futher Details
red mail Bushby/harrison
Christopher Bushby (b. 1773)married Elizabeth Harrison at St Andrew's Church, Penrith on June 1st 1797. Three children were born here, Anthony, John and Annis before the family moved to Hexham NBL after 1802.They had another nine children in Hexham.Christopher died in 1853 and Elizabeth in 1825

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