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red mail James Templeman
Anybody know of the history of James Templeman. DOB circa 1811, married Diana Harvey DOB 1811, DOD 1876, DOM 1833. They had a daughter Mary Templeman DOB circa 1833 she married George Reed DOB 1835, DOD 1868, DOM 1854. George Reed's parents were George Reed DOB 1806, DOD 1882. He married Ann Huckle DOB 1812, DOM 1831, DOD 1879. George and Mary had a daughter Emma Diana Reed DOB 1861, DOD 1942. She married William Smith (my great maternal grandfather) DOB 1865, DOM 1885, DOD 1922. When George Reed died in 1868 Mary re-married John Sharp in 1869.
Trying to find marriage details,etc, for ARMIGER who married EVERITT. I know that they have at least 1 child named SARA LOUISE (born jfm quarter 1978 Hitchin reg dist).Any info would be greatly appreciated.
red mail andrews and faulkner family trees
looking for familly of florence emma andrews 1872 in we think st.ippolyts married walter william faulkner who live lower shelton area he worked on the railways and they lived in poplar E.14 area of london in 1905 when my mother florence irene was born love to hear from an relatives however distant
I am searching for the marriage of Thomas Warboys born c1817 and Elizabeth in or around Hitchin. First child born c1842 but neither she nor subsequent children found in census returns seem to have been registered. I believe that Thomas was the son of George Warboys and Charlotte(not known). George was born c1777 Aston and Charlotte c1785 Great Wymondley. I cannot find any records relating to this family other than census entries. Any help greatly appreciated
red mail Maxwell in Hertfordshire
I am wanting information on George Maxwell and wife Ann ?Wand; plus their children- George Campbell Maxwell, Samuel Tristram M, Ann M.,Anthony Holmes Maxwell, Campbell Maxwell, Edward Murray Maxwell, Clifford Maxwell and Elizabeth maxwell. I am particulary interested in Edward Murray Maxwell. The family emigrated to Victoria Australia, but Edward Murray Maxwell is not recorded as travelling with the family. Hope you can help with any information. Glenys
red mail woolleys (hitchin) ltd
i am looking for infomation about the history of our family my grandad and great uncle own the petrol staions in hitchin if anyone has any info could you please get in touch
red mail Engine Driver in 1855
I am researching family members who were born and lived in Hitchin in 1800's but moved to London about 1900, Charles Day was an engine driver with GNR in 1881, his son Charles Day also worked for the railway. Charles senior was married to Delia Turner also born in Hitchin. would be willing to swap information.
red mail Longsdon & Adcock
Any information please on Edwin Longsdon, farmer, Sarah his wife, Edith his daughter, Alice Adcock nee Longsdon, his daughter, James Adcock his son-in-law (Clerk of Works for architect), and the children Vernon James William & Olive Adcock, living in 1911 at 27, Bedford Road, Hitchin.
red mail Walter William Workman
I am looking for information on Walter William Workman who was married to Laura (nee Collins) who lived in Ickleford Road Hitchin in 1898
red mail BASS
Looking for any people connected to Christopher Charles Bass b.1875 in Barnet, and died in 1931 in Hitchin,Herts. He married Rose Clara Ings (1878-1958) in 1907 and they had 5 children.
red mail Abbiss family connections
I am looking for anyone with connections to the abbiss family of Hitchin and Pirton. I have: Lily May Abbiss born Sept 1897 (great Grandmother) George James Abbiss born abt Mar 1871 (gg grandfather) Amos Abbiss born abt 1848 (ggg grandfather) James Abbiss born abt 1805 (gggg grandfather) William Abbiss born abt 1782 (ggggg grandfather) William Abbiss born abt 1748 (gggggg grandfather) Thomas Abbiss born abt 1713 (ggggggg grandfather) John Abbiss christened abt 1748 (gggggggg grandfather)
red mail william rudd
looking for info on william rudd born 1812,married eliza hill st marys church hitchin 1836,lived all his life in hitchin had 6 children,ellen,selina,william, cornelius, rosina, and rudd
I would love to know more about the Andrews/Frohock families of Hitchin, Robert Andrews married Elizabeth Frohock and lived first in Waterbeach, where they had a son Robert in June 1822, Robert Andrews (1822) married Catharine Ann White from Shoreditch in 1846 at Milton By Gravesend in Kent, then lived first in Gold Square Cambridge, and later in Hitchin, Herts, know children are Robert L, (1839) Albert Alexander (1853) Henry William 1855. Clara Emma, Charles Edmund, and Angelina Peg (1861) Robert had a brother John who lived in Hithin also.. Many Thanks
red mail Tansley
Searching for any information on William Tansley Labourer and his son James Tansley born abt. 1817. James later married Elizabeth Peat in 1847 and lived in Bramley.
red mail Carter/Cousins
Hello, I am interested in any information regarding the family of Samuel Carter b. 1808 d.1865 and Elizabeth Green of Old Park Road, Hitchin Their daughter Anne Maria Carter born in Hitchin 1844 married Thomas Cousins born in Offley 1845 Marriage Hitchin 1867
red mail Thomas Frost & Family of Hitchin 1881
Seeking descendants of Thomas and Elizabeth Frost whose family occupied a Lodging House in Back Street Hitchin in 1881. He came from a family of General Dealers (Hawkers) and their children were named Albert, Ann, Elizabeth, Jane,Mark and Minnie. Thomas was born in Bethnal Green Middx. his parents Thomas and Ann Frost had four sons Thomas, William, Samuel and Joseph. I'm descended from Joseph through my Grandmother Eliza Pigrum (nee Frost)
red mail Thomas Scott, Minister at Back Street Chapel, Hitchin,
Probably descended from John? Scott, merchant in Norwich? and/or Thomas Scott 1679/80-1746, Minister at Back Street Chapel, Hitchin, and the Old Meeting, Norwich - help needed please, to find a link to - Daniel Scott m. Mary Durrant at Ingham 1762. Their son Daniel Durrant Scott b 1765 (bapt Norwich) m. Sarah Burton of Caister/Yarmouth in 1791. Their son Daniel Burton Scott (b & bapt Ingham 1796) m. Caroline Susannah Bligh Lovell. Memorials in Ingham church. Two of their sons bapt Ingham 1823, Frederick Edward Burton Scott (b1819) & Henry Durrant Scott. Their sister Caroline Susannah Scott (bapt 1826 in Boulogne, France) was my greatgrandmother.
red mail paulter
if anyone could help me with any information on the paulter family of hitchin. my great-grandmother was mary ann paulter and her son, my grandad was daniel he was born in 1883 in hitchin workhouse
red mail DAY family of Hitchin
Trying to trace Florence May DAY - born 1895 Hitchin. Father Henry (Harry) DAY born abt 1866, mother Emma Jane (nee Blockwell) born abt 1867 from Beeston Norfolk. Florence also had brother Herbert Harry DAY born 1897 Hitchin. Florence May DAY last known to be in Hitchin in 1919 and was a Theatre Cashier. May also have connections with Brighton, and may have married and/or emigrated. Any information of any descendants, or any possible connections would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Forder's of Hitchin or Stevenage
Looking for any information on Forders of Hitchin or Stevenage, I believe they were born Stevenage and were registered in Hitchin can anyone confirm this for me please.
red mail tracing Rev James Webb lived in Hitchin 1738 to 1758
Tracing any information about Rev James Webb, born 1708 London who became a non conformist minister, was ordained at Hitchin Back Street Independent Church in 1738 and spent 20 years there as minister before being called to Fetter Lane independent Church 1758 to 1782. He was 30 years old when ordained and most likely married and had his family at Hitchin. One son was called James and he married Ann Milward.. date unknown.
red mail William Newman and family
I'm looking for information on William Newman who was a shoemaker in Hitchin in the early 1800's. I have found a marriage record in the Parish Records of a William marrying a Sarah Lane in 1814 in Hitchin but don't know if this is the one. He had at least 5 children, Eliza, the youngest, was my great great grandmother. The 1851 census says he was born in Hampshire ???? Any info gratefully received.
red mail James Tomlin, Sara Brett
Need help in looking for info on James Tomlin (1796)Hitchin who married Sara Brett (1793)Hitchin. They are my great great grandparents.
red mail George Tomlin, Sarah Jane Reed
Looking for info on George Tomlin (1859)Hitchin who married Sarah Jane Reed (1866) Greenwich. They are my great grandparents. I have photos in an old album and know my grandmother and siblings, but some people in photos I do not know. I live in USA and can't do on site research.
red mail upchurch/french
looking for any info on the upchurch and french families from the hitchin area
red mail Pub Landlord in Hitchin
I would welcome any information on William Lovelock, born 1878 in Andover, Hampshire, rumoured to have moved to Hitchin. I have a photograph which shows him and his wife (name unknown) on the doorstep of a pub, but the name of the pub is not visible.
Looking for the Inskip family. George Inskip born Hitchin c1801, father John Inskip, mother Jane nee Maison. George moved to Shoreditch, London was a cordwainer, Remarried in 1850 to Sarah Ann Lemon nee Thompson, three or four of the Inskip/Lemon children married and lived in the Shoreditch/Hoxton area.
red mail The Knight family
i am looking for any information on a Arthur john Knight and family, he married a Edith Slater from barley in 1908 approx. They lived in the Walsworth area of Hitchin.
red mail Georges
Does anyone remember the George family of Hitchin,
red mail ORSMAN Jemima
I'm trying to find the parents of Jemima ORSMAN born about 1816 in Hitchin, Hertfordshire. Her father's name was John, who was a bricklayer when she married John Field in 1841. Her adress given on her marriage certificate was Tilehouse Street, which fits in with John Orsman b1777 as father. But I can't confirm it! Any help would be hugely appreciated!
red mail Packs
Has anyone any info on the Packs from Hitchin any info would be appreciated sylvia
red mail HILL - JAMES & SARAH
i am looking for any connections to James Hill born in Hitchin in 1791, married to Sarah, with 3 children Robert, John and James. Their census info gives address as Hitchin New Town. The parents were still in Hitchin in 1841 census
red mail Butterfields
Interested in anything to do with the Butterfield family of Hitchin, who were mostly builders. My direct ancestor was Abraham Butterfield born 1786 married to Hester Palmer. I am fairly clear on his descendants but not so sure of his direct ancestors although i have followed a line back possibly to 1600 with a Benjamin. Anyone else out there have any firm facts?
Arthur Upchurch (b1856 NineSprings)married my grandfather's aunt Catherine Ward (b1855 Gt Shelford, Cambs). They settled at Radcliffe Road, Hitchin and had two children: Edith A. (b1879) and Reginald A. (b1885). Catherine's parents William Ward (b1826 Gt Shelford) and Susan Evans (b 1824 Royston) moved to Hitchin before 1891. Information appreciated.
red mail BAKER of HITCHIN
Looking for details of the BAKER families in Hitchin. George was with his second wife Ann (nee CANNON) on 1851 census. Who was his first wife? His father was James BAKER. Where did he live? Who was his mother - James' wife? The men of the family were plumbers, painters, glaziers. Any connections welcome.
red mail JOSEPH DREW
Born in Ireland 1880's. Married Dorothea Dunton in Islington and had a son Dennis sometime between 1910 and 1920 approx. Was Lieutenent in 17th Lancers then Capt. in Dorsetshire regmt. during WWI. Also lived in Bath until WWII. Died in Hitchin 1957. Any info please
Anyone researching the Peter William Parrott family?He was a tailor on the 1871 census,age 35, in Hitchin, Herts. Wife Anna? and two sons Peter William age 14 or 16 and Nathan James age 10
need help looking for the marriage of Nancy (AKA Ellen) Knight and a Mr Parrott ca 1863. Nancy was born to Thomas Knight and Lucy Hide in 1846. She was widowed and later married a Mr. Charles Louis Cordes in London in 1883.
red mail Merritt Family of Hitchin and Ippollitts
I am researching the Merritt family in the Hitchin and Ippollitts region of Hertfordshire. They later moved to Chelsea and at least two Merritt brothers migrated to Australia in the 1860s. The earliest ancestor I have found so far is John Merritt born ca 1710 who married Martha Osborn in Ippollitts in 1736. I am happy to share information.
I am researching the above names. Anyone else looking for either?
red mail Browns of Hitchin
Looking for any information on the Brown family who lived in Hitchin c. 1800, particularly William Brown b. abt 1808 who married Eliza Gray from Ware. Thanks, John.
red mail Archer Family
Am looking for a Dorothy Archer born in Hitchin in 1953. Her father was Henry Archer. Would be grateful for any information.
Maylin Family
I am a direct descendant of William Maylin born c1807 in Hitchin. He married Anne Hide in 1828 and they had 12 children. Am looking for anyone connected with any of the children. Also looking for sibling of his father John who was baptised in Hitchin in 1776.
red mail Gough, William
William Gough was born C1845 in London, Essex. He married in 1865 in Wigan and gave his father's name as John, decd, a "Sadler". After his wife died in 1873, there is no definite trace. There is a possible match living in Liverpool in 1881 with wife Sarah and daughter Florence born in Hitchin. Has anyone further links?
red mail George Reed
George Reed married Sarah Sargeant in 1816 c. St, Paul's Walden. Son George (1829) married Mary Templeman from Preston at St. Mary's Church in Hitchin.Son George (1854) married Mary Eliza Thrussell (or Throstle) in 1880, also at St Mary's. Son Malcolm Stanley Reed, always known as Stan, was born 1895 at Stanstead. Any connections anywhere. Who were Stan's siblings? There MUST be a George somewhere to follow the family line.Stan married Irene Gouldthorp and went to live in Melbourn, Cambs.
red mail William Foster
Looking for parents of William Foster b.1802 in Cambridge. He went to Marylebone where he married Ann. Three children born there,Sarah, Joseph & William. Youngest daughter Ann born in Luton 1837. Then moved to Hitchin, Herts where 5 generations I am still living in the town.
red mail FISHER
is there any one researching the FISHER family of hitchin EMANUEAL was a confectioner in WALSWORTH RD there was also a AARON ,WILLIAM.AMOS .MOSES I think they were all born in hitchin thank you
john louis baker
looking for my brother john louis baker, was at some time in the late 1900 in this area, had two sons, was a hairdresser who went to australia. born 10.09.1938
red mail Hainworth St Ippollitts
Any information on William Hainworth 1795-1875, farmer from St Ippollitts. Famous for producing Hainworth White Wheat. Active in Baptist Church Hitchin.
red mail Hawkins 1800's
Does anyone have any information on a Henry or John Hawkins living in the Hitchin area around 1866 + or - Also any info on an Italian lad in the region at that time.
red mail Knott family Hitchin
Im trying to trace my grandfathers family, He was born 17th July 1917 to Mabel Dithkey Knott of Hitchin Hertfordshire, His twim brother was Stanley Knott. They were admitted to Barnardo's when they were one year old.
red mail Abbiss/Abbess
Looking for any information on the Abbiss family. I currently have James Abbiss b.1845 (gg-grandfather), David Abbiss b.1802 (ggg-grandfather) and Edward Abbess (gggg-grandfather) all born in Hitchin. Would love to hear from anybody with connectionsto this family.
red mail Bavington, larman, joyner, joyner-faulkner's From Hitchin
I would love to contact anybody who has these names in their family trees. I am willing to share my info.My gt grandfather William Bavington married Eliza Larman in 1913, whilst his father married Harriett Joyner Faulkner in 1886. Thanks Amanda
Shepherd, Hollingsworth, Gray, Travell
I would like to swap information on the Shepherd, Hollingsworth, Gray, Travell families of Hitchin
red mail Bentley
From The Century Cyclopedia of Names 1895 Robert Bentley was born at Hitchin, Herts 25th March 1821 and died in December 1893. An English botanist. His works include - 'Manual of Botany' and 'Medicinal Plants' etc
red mail Underwood
Looking for 17th/18th/19th century Underwoods in localarea.Hitchin,Stevenage,Luton,Letchworth,Sandy.
i am trying to find details of my greatgrandmother"EMMA JOYNER",who i have discovered originated from the village of "kings walden" near hitchin. any help,and any information would be very much appreciated
red mail Hobbs In Hitchin
What happened to Martha ISITT after 1851 census. She was a Martha Hobbs and married Robert Isitt on June 17 1832 in St Marys Church, Hitchin. 3 children Reuben George b June 02 1833 died June 29 1833. Ruth born July 25 1834 died November 1842 Robertborn July 08 1836 who settled in Sheppey Kent and m widow Harriett Ponsford (widow of George Loveday Sayer) Have not read or found a death or re-marriage of Martha. Her husband appeared I think in Kingston upon Hull and have followed his possiblelead there. Would like to find out what happened to Martha a pauper in 1851.

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