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Holbeck Mill
Seeking Information On Holbeck Mill Wolsingham The Thompson Family Lived At Holbeck Mill On The 27th September 1937 This Information Came From James Fenwick Thompson Marriage Certificate Can Anyone Help?
red mail MarriageDetails
Looking for marriage details on a Jane Watson born Wolsingham 1868,Daughter of Jacob Watson and Susannah Watson (nee Wheatley)
red mail Confectioners Shop
According to the 1901 cencus my great aunt Jane watson was living at High Street Confectioners Shop Wolsingham her Occupation is listed as Grocer ,Jane was born 1868 in wolsingham ,according to the 1911 cencus she was still living at the same address,but also living at that address was her brother john who is listed as occupation as working in the steel works as a labourer moulder. Her elder sister Elizabethis also at the Address .Could anyone tell me if jane ran the shop or owned it,and if Jane ever married ? Ann
red mail Marriage Details
Looking for details of Jacob Watson born 1837 Wolsingham who married a Susannah Maria maiden name not known, Susannah was born 1844 in Wolsingham, according to the 1871 cencus, they were living at 212 Back Lane Weardale Wolsingham, they had five children one of which was my greatgrandmother Agnes who was a twin her twin sister was called Jane they were born 1866The other children were John b1866, Elizabeth b1865, and Susannah b1871 would be most grateful to hear from anybody who is from wolsingham or researching the watson name Ann
Thompson Family
Seeking Any Information On The Thompson Family (James Fenwick Thompson (Son) And (Joseph James Thompson (Father) Who Lived At Holbeck Mill (This May Have Been Called Holbeck House Farm) in September 28th 1937 (The Father And Son Are Farmers On The Sons Wedding Certificate) Can Anyone Help On This Family
red mail jane watson
Looking for information on a jane watson twin sister of agnes watson born 1868 wolsingham parents jacob and susannah watson, would like to know if jane married and to whom she married, would be most grateful for any information on this. thanks ann
red mail Davidson
I am looking for any information on the Davidson family that lived in Wolsingham. My grandmother's name was Sarah Jane Davidson, also known as "Jenny". She had 2 brothers, John and Wilf, and 3 sisters, Olive, Dorothy, and Alice. My father's name is John Weston, born in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in 1929, and his brother's name is Walter Weston, born in 1936-1937.
red mail twins agnes and jane watson
looking for any watsons in the wolsingham area that are researching this family tree my great grandmother was agnes watson she was born about 1868 she had a twin called jane, their father was jacob watson born 1837 frosterly county durham, mothers name susannah watson there were two other sisters one called elizabeth and one called susannah,and a brother called john.any details of marriages and deaths,or if anybody is related to this family still in durham please contact me. kind regards ann
red mail bewley john- wolsingham, co-durham
my great granmother was margaret bewley born 12 nov 1881 in wolsingham. her parents were john bewley and jane robinson i'm looking for information on both familys and any descents related to either john or jane.
red mail watson lewis gallop
I,m looking for any information on my great grandmother agnes jane watson born 1870 in wolsingham, she was a twin her sister was called jennie' agnes married a john lewis on the 27th aug 1889 in bucnos aires argentina, they had several children the eldest my grandmother,emma shannon (nee lewis) they returned to the uk in the 1900 they then lived in south wales, john lewis was a railway engineer.jennie agnes twin married a gentleman with the surname gallop. any information on these families thank you ann
red mail John Emmerson
Hello, I`m trying to the parents of John Emmerson who was born in Wolsingham in 1782. John married Elizabeth Smurthwaite from Hamsterley & they had a son Ralph who was born in Crook in 1816. Any help would be appreciated, Ann
red mail guy family
looking for any relations of Thomas GUY married to Mary Jane PEACOCK 1873 Weardale, family Thomas, george, john, christopher, mary jane and Ralph James Guy born,1888
red mail Cockburn Family
Thomas Rodham Cockburn was born in Wolsingham in 1869. He was a coal miner and married Annie Souter. I know Thomas's father was called William Rodham Cockburn and he was married to Jane. He was a blacksmith. I believe he died just after Thomas was born. I am finding it very difficult to get any further information. Can anyone help. Thanks.
red mail Humbles Forge
Just wondering if anyone out there knows how "Humbles Forge" got it's name? I'm tracing a Humble family from Wolsingham and they all seem to be 'Spade and shovel makers' so I am curious as to whether there is some link???
red mail Catholic Church Wolsingham
I'm looking for information on St. Thomas, Catholic Church. My grandmother Gladys Deal apparently worked at the connected vicarage for two priests, who were father and son. Any information on the location of the vicarage would also be appreciated.
red mail HODGSON
Ralph and Catherine Hodgson lived in Meadhope Street Wolsingham in 1841,1851 and 1861 censuses - children Elizabeth born 1829, Anthony 1834, Mary Jane 1839. Elizabeth never married but had 4 children John 1852, Mary Jane 1856, Jane 1862 and Frances 1865/66. Frances also unmarried gave birth to my grandfather George Garnett Hodgson in Stanhope Workhouse in 1891. Does anyone have any information about Frances or her brother and sisters?
litel and Peart families
red mail Whitfield Family
Interested in any information on Whitfields living in Wolsingham in the early 1700s. In particular I'm interested in Catherine Whitfield, who married Joseph Robinson in about 1728. She is possibly a daughter of Matthew Whitfield and Elizabeth Eden.
red mail Summers
Looking for anyone connected to Jane (Jenny), Dorothy(Doris) and Sarah (Sally) Summers. Jane was my mother and I have absolutely no info on any of her family only that her Mother was a Stuart from Edinburgh. Any help welcome. Norma.
red mail Little (Forgemen of Wolsingham)
I've managed to get back to Christopher Little b1784 (Litel on marr cert)who married Sibyl Welsh b1787 in 1810. His family owned Humbles Forge in the 19th century. Anyone has info on the forge or the Little (Litel) family please get in touch. Marraiges by his children included Peart, Wharton, Addison, Ornsby (poss Hornsby), Ayton
red mail Pam Vinnell
Looking for descendants of Francis & Mary Emma Penhallurick. Francis born Perranarworthal Cornwall 1855 was 8th child of 13. Family went to Glamorgan Wales c1872. Francis mrr Mary Emma Webster 1875 Ulverston. They had 3 children Elizabeth Mary born 1877 Edwin born 1879 Emily born 1880. Edwin mrr 1902 Burnley Lancashire. 1881 census the dwelling place of Fracis & Mary Emma was Wolsingham Durham.
My mother-in-law was born in Walsingham on 8th August 1920. Her name was Eleanor Mary Grant and she was christened at St Josephs Catholic church in Tow Law on 21st Sept 1920. Her parents names were John born 1890 and Catherine Grant formerly Riley born 1894.Catherine and Robert were married at St Charles Church Tudhoe in October 1915. Eleanor had 2 younger sisters Eileen and Bettie who we think were born in Wolsingham or the surrounding areas in the 1920's but moved to Bradford in the mid 1930's.I can trace Eleanors birth registration but not her sisters. On his marriage Robert was living in Tudhoe and his marriage cert. states he was a sapper in the 6th Durham Light Infantry and his fathers name was Peter Grant (deceased)coalminer but I cannot find any link to him, I think he would have been born in the 1860's. Any info would be gratefully received
Cook, Thompson
Looking for descendants of JOHN COOK and SARAH THOMPSON living in 1861 in Wolsingham with their children: CHARLES THOMPSON3 COOK, b. Abt. 1834, Escombe, Durham.ELIZABETH COOK, b. 15 Mar 1839, Coxhoe, Saint Nicholas, Durham.WILLIAM COOK, b. 27 Jan 1842, Etherley, Durham MARY ANN COOK, b. 14 Sep 1844, Cheapside, Shildon, d. 31 May 1929, crook, Durham. ISABELLA JANE COOK, b. 13 May 1847, Saint Oswald, Brancepeth, Durham
red mail Info on George Johnson
Am looking to trace George Johnson's ancestry. He was born early, mid 1700s and served with General Wolfe during the Battle on the Plains of Abraham.
red mail Bewley
Looking for any descendants of John and Ann Bewley. John was born Wigton, Cumberland and Ann nee Rose was born Thirsk. They had three surviving children, Matthew, John and Mary. Matthew wasmarried to Frances Willis and John to Jane Robinson. Mnay thanks Andrea
red mail Parker And Atkinson
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