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Sewell(s) Larter
Aaron Sewells married Lorina Larter in 1816. Love to hear from anyone else researching this line.
Does anyone have any knowledge of the name Shippee/Shippey in the Gt. Yarmouth area or other parts of Norfolk in the 17th or 18th century.Would be much appreciated.
red mail Larke/websdale family
I am trying to find information on the parents or families of John Larke and his wife Mary Websdale. Both born in yarmouth around 1808 and married in June 1827. They had a daughter Mary ann. John was a mariner. Any further info would be much appreciated.
red mail Henry BARNES/ sarah NEWRICK
Looking for info on Henry Barnes and any of his family (1808-1882) police sergeant in gt Yarmouth. He married sarah newrick in 1831.
I am related to the TEASDALE family of Major Henry Crawshay Teasdale 1801-1843 who died in the Battle of Miani 1843 Sind Province India. His son Henry Jackson Teasdale 1830-1870 was born in GREAT YARMOUTH and died in Bombay. Anyone with any information please do get in touch
James Robert Ward born 1863 to parents Aaron and Leah, went to Islington where he worked as a police constable in 1891.He married Louisa GOOD in 1893. The couple had six children .One of his daughters Alice Louisa married a Thomas William HOLLIS in 1917. Later he moved back to Yarmouth and became a shop keeper in his later years. Love to hear from anyone with this family.
Edwin/Edward Francis Webb was born around 1846 - 1852 in Gorleston. In 1879 in Michigan USA he married Clara Elliott and had two children - John Edwin in 1880 and Clara Ellen in 1882. After 1894 he disappeard. I have been unable to find his birth in Great Yarmouth or where he disappeard to. Does anyone here in the UK have any information about him?
red mail Jackson
I am looking for my sister, known as either Sally/Sandra. She was fostered but never adopted in the Great Yarmouth area. I believe she was born in 1963 or 1964 and may still go under the surname of Jackson.
Snowling, Herbert Horace 1892-1930
Snowling, Herbert Horace 1892-1930, We believe was born in the Great Yarmouth Area, his parent may have been George and Louisa Bowhill, he married Nellie Foster from Killamarsh, Derbyshire and they had a daughter May. He was Driver in the Royal Artillery (Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery), his regimental number was 73662. I have only just started following this side of my tree and have found an alternative person, he is from the same area and is usually named as Horace Herbert Snowling. Alan
red mail Burton of Great Yarmouth and South Town
John Burton, deal merchant in South Town, died 1791. His wife, was Frances (named in his will and his son William's will) - it appears her maiden name was Cole, but I can only find a marriage record for John Burton and Nancy Cole, Norfolk, 1754, which may be an incorrect transcription for Frances. Their daughter Sarah Burton married Daniel Durrant Scott in Yarmouth, March 1791 (they are my ancestors - she is incorrectly named as daughter of John Burton and Mary Ferrier in "The perlustration of Great Yarmouth", and is possibly their granddaughter). John & Frances' other children were: William Burton, deal merchant, died 1797; Susannah, b c1761, d.1789 age 28; Frances, bapt 1765, married Phineas Phene; possibly John, died young. Any further information about this family would be appreciated.
red mail Emily Ethel Morley
Looking for information on Emily Ethel Morley born 1899 to Robert Richard Morley & Emily Howes. In 1911 they were living at 6 Shuckford Buildings St Nicholas Road Gt Yarmouth Emily married a Albert Anson in 1928 in Great Yarmouth, (I have not been able to find a death for Albert Anson) she later married John F Westgate in 1944 she died 1969 at Acle John F Westgate was born 1882 & died 1960 Thank You Ellen
red mail Harbord/Thompson
Seeking any info regarding family of Sir Arthur HARBORD, b.1865, d.1941. Wife was Charlotte BELWARD (d.1955, at home of granchild, NURSEY in Bungay). One of their daughters (Hilda?) married Commander TC THOMPSON, and had son, THOMAS C THOMPSON who may have been civilian employee of RAF during WW2. He possibly had sister named Bridget? Looking for relatives of Thomas. Thank you.
red mail Samuel Horne
Have a Samuel Horne baptised 1762 Great Yarmouth St.Nicholas father Henry mother Ann, would like to know if someone has this Samuel in their family tree and if so could they let me know where he got married or his burial place. Appreciate any info on this family
red mail John Smith who married Phoebe Ulph
My ancestor John Smith married Phoebe Ulph in Great Yarmouth 24 June 1817. This marriage produced 2 sons born in Great Yarmouth. Hoping to find John and Phoebe's ancestors, have no other information at all, but assuming they were from this area have been trying to locate family close by. Have several possibilities for John but none for Phoebe. Any help would be great.
red mail Edward Robert Smith
Edward Robert Smith(Born Morningthorpe) married in 1890 Mutford , Edith Constance Blanche Vlieland .(born 1864). Their children Ethel Vlieland Smith bapt 1891 Yarmouth St Nicolls. Jessica Florence Vlieland Smith bapt 1894 Yarmouth St Nicolls. Dorothea Constance Vlieland Smith bapt 1896.Yarmouth St Nicolls. Cannot find marriages or anything else of these girls or death dates of their parents ..
red mail James DURRANT
James Durrant born 1825 who married Susannah Browne in 1849 at Bermonsey, Their children :- James Nathaniel Durrant born 1849, married (1st Jane Hatwell in 1876, died 1886) then (2nd) Sarah Ann Flury also in 1886 - children Albert G born 1887 in Battersea: Percy born 1890 also Battersea; Ethel May 1892: Dorothy 1895: Edward (Teddy) in 1899: John L (Jack) in 1900. Alice Mary born circa 1860 married a Walter Edmund Jay in 1883 at Gt Yarmouth; Susie in 1858 and Emma in 1869
red mail John Vlieland and Eleanor Hill
Who can tell me more about John Vlieland and Eleanor Hill who married in Great Yarmouth 22 December 1833. This is all I can found .Like to know their birthdates and their burialdates and their children.
red mail Johannis Hollander
Found this in the parish register St.Nicholas in Great Yarmouth. Johannis Hollander burial date14 December 1810 was buried in Great Yarmouth in Hospital burial ground from H.M.S.Pandora. Like to know more , age , family .What happened .
red mail mary barnard
iam looking for any information,on gggg grandmother mary barnard born in wymondham norfolk in about 1769.she married william long and thay had nine children. my ggg grandmother maria being one of them.maria married james adams.i would like to find mary,s parents and any siblings she might have i have come to a blank. any information will be greatly received . .
red mail the holland family
iam looking for any information on my gg grandmother,s family. her name is harriet holland she was born in 1820 in kirby cane norfolk .i think her father,s name was samuel holland and i think him and his siblings were born in norwich.harriet,s mother,s name was hannah knights and hannah was born in kirby cane norfolk in 1800 and samuel was born in 1800 i would like to find samuel,s mother and fathers nameand and more genarations if possible i will greatly receive any information.
red mail George W SPANTON (born c.1889) GREAT YARMOUTH
George Walter (or George William?) SPANTON, son of John William SPANTON and Martha nee Cooper. In 1901 he was at 7 High Mill Rd, Gt Yarmouth, aged 12, but in 1911 he was no longer residing with his family. Was he in the Army? He later married Emily. Had children PEGGY, JOHN and LILIAN. I would like to hear again from JASON, a descendant of George, to exchange information.
Shipp family of Great Yarmouth
Anybody researching into this family, the Ditcham or the Dowson families during 16th - early 19th century is welcome to get in touch and exchange information. Cheers
red mail Samuel Wade
Trying to find proof of his birth in 1808 in Norfolk, Fathers name William Wade, Mothers name Elizabeth Parsons, they married in St Nicholas,Yarmouth,Norfolk in 1800, there was a son called William who was buried in 1804 but I cannot find Samuels Birth. Any help appreciated.
red mail Ancestor James Symonds Manthorpe
My ancestor James Symonds Manthorpe was born in December 1804 in Great Yarmouth to John Manthorpe and Hannah Symonds. Having trouble tracking him down, but believe I may have found him in 1841 census. Can someone check the entry for James born 1806 living in Great Yarmouth please. Not sure if he married and had children before this.
red mail Horatio Francis Smith born 1853
Trying to track my ancestor Horatio Francis Smith born 1853 in Great Yarmouth to Lydia Manthorpe and James Torrance Smith. Can't find him after 1871 census. Possible he immigrated to Australia with one of his brothers circa 1878.
red mail William Manthorpe born 1872
Trying to find connection to William Manthorpe born 1872 in Great Yarmouth. My ancestor Andrew Manthorpe show on 1881 census as living with wife Matilda, son Walter, and a William born 1872. It does not say what relation he is. Walter the son was born 1859 in Great Yarmouth and was thought to be the last child. Andrew had another son William born 1858 and a Hamilton born 1854, both born in Suffolk, could be fathers of William born 1872
red mail Frederick John Smith born 1843
Is it possible for someone to check the 1871 census to find out the name of Frederick's wife. He married in late 1870 I believe in great yarmouth, and was born there also, before dying there I believe in 1878. Would love to know if there were any offspring also.
red mail Alice Smith married Robert George Gray
Looking for the children of Alice Smith, born 1871, great yarmouth, and Robert George Gray. They married in mid 1886 in great yarmouth.
red mail William Daniel Cooper born 1873
William Daniel Cooper was born 1873 in Yarmouth. He later on married twice in same area to a Elizabeth Maria Smith in 1895, and then in 1909 to an unknown after his first wife died. I believe he had at least 3 children with his first wife and I dont know if he had anymore in second marriage. Hoping someone can shed some light on this for me.
red mail James Frederick Smith born 1863
Have found James Frederick Smith still living with his parents, James and maria in 1881 census. Also have him living in same area in 1891, 1901 and 1911 but unable to tell if he ever married or had children. Cant find a marriage record in same area to narrow down search, or a death record. Does anyone have access to these censuses who could possibly check on these details for me.
red mail Alma Smith born 1871 in Great Yarmouth
Alma (?) Smith was born circa 1871 in Great Yarmouth to Marston Smith, born 1845, and Martha Amelia Fulcher, born 1851. Found her in 1881 census living with mother and brother Henry, but cannot find any record of her birth anywhere or any record of her after this. I think it is a possibility that her name was recorded incorrectly, might be maybe Amelia after mothers second name.
red mail Walter Edward Wade
I have a Walter Edward Wade born in 1866 in Great Yarmouth to Maria Charlotte Smith, born 1838, and James William Wade, born 1838. Trying to track his whereabouts after 1881, think he may have married in 1892. Any help appreciated.
red mail Lewis Carter married Alberta Smith in 1888
I have a Lewis Carter, born 1861 in Suffolk, marrying Alberta Smith, born 1864 in Great Yarmouth, in November 1888 in St. Nicholas, Great Yarmouth. Can not narrow down any children from this pair. They both died around the mid 1950's so is possible that they had children. I believe that they stayed in Great Yarmouth until at least 1930.
red mail James Torrance Smith born 1817
My ancestor James Torrance Smith was born in Great Yarmouth circa 1817 according to a later census. Believe his father was also named James. That is all I know of his parents. Would anyone have a connection to this family. Possibly the Torrance was from a maternal surname somewhere along the way.
red mail Eliza Hannah Rouse married Henry Marston Smith
Eliza Hannah Rouse, born late 1873, married Henry Marston Smith, born late 1872, in late 1893 in Yarmouth. Have no knowledge of any children of this union, any help would be appreciated. They were both born in Great Yarmouth also.
red mail Frederick John Smith
My ancestor Frederick John Smith was born late 1843 in Great Yarmouth. Have found him in 1851 census with his parents and siblings, but can not work out what happened to him from there. Not sure if he died in 1878 or earlier, or if he married before he died. Need help on tracking him down if possible.
red mail George Albert Smith b. 1841
Trying to discover what happened to my ancestor George Albert Smith. He was born late 1841 in Great yarmouth and lived in market road up to 1861 census. Can not pin him down after this. I believe he married twice after this time. Any help would be appreciated.
red mail Storey / Smith children
My ancestor Maria Charlotte Smith, born 1838 in Great yarmouth, married William Isaac Storey in sep 1860 in Great Yarmouth. William died around june 1861. Does anyone know if there were any children from this short marriage.
red mail Jackman/Wade children
Trying to discover the details of children born to Robert John Samuel Bradley Jackman, born 1873, and Maria Charlotte Lydia Wade, born 1874, who married in Great Yarmouth in 1897. Robert Jackman died in 1904 so children would have to be born between 1897 and 1904 roughly.
Ok, so you don't know Richard flack Shipp
So - what about Abigail Ditcham who he married in 1810? She was the daughter of John Ditcham (b.1764) and Sarah Potts (b.1769). There were both from Great Yarmouth and married there. I've sussed out that John Ditcham was the son of William & Hannah Ditcham from Great Yarmouth, Sarah Potts was the daughter of Vardel Potts and Abigail Thompson who were married in 1753 at Norwich. Vardel was from Wells, Norfolk and was born in 1725, the son of Thomas Potts and Sarah Loose (married 18/11/1714, Wells, Norfolk). Sarah, Vardel's mother, was the daughter of Christopher & Sarah Loose who, I would imagine, were married in Norfolk around 1684. Does anyone konw any more of this story? HELP!!
red mail Elliott/ Slack
Sarah Agnes Slack (or valentine-slack) born June 1890 married Thomas Henry Elliott September qtr 1909 in Great Yarmouth looking for family information on this couple parents and children of this union. I am willing to share information on all lines if required. Many thanks
red mail Amess family
Any information on the family of Samuel Amess (1803-14.12.1874) Great Yarmouth married to Rebecca Harding (15.7.1803-3.12.1863) on 13.3.1825 in Great Yarmouth. Their children were Jane Rebecca born 1833, Emily (1840-1888), Frederick born 1843, and my great great grandfather James Henry Osborn Amess (2.7.1837-6.1.1881) who married Sarah Ann Hasker (5.1.1842-20.9.1911) from Sunderland. Married 5.1.1865 at the Parish Church of Hendon, Sunderland.
red mail Harding family
Any information on Mathias Harding born about 1762 Great Yarmouth who married Jane Jackson born about 1763. Her parents were Tyson Jackson and Hannah married 1.5.1787 at Saint Nicholas Church Yarmouth. Mathias and Jane's children were Matthias born 1788, Jane born 1791, William born 1795, John Jackson born 1798, Elizabeth born 1800, James (1805-1805), James Jackson (13.7.1809-30.8.1874), Ann born 1806, and my great great great grandmother Rebecca (15.7.1803-3.12.1863)who married Samuel Amess (1803-14.12.1874) a fish dealer on 13.3.1825 in Great Yarmouth.
red mail Joseph Blonsky
Joseph married Alice Scott nee Smith my grandmother in Great Yarmouth on 5/4/1950. He was an American practice nurse who was previously married to Yetta Harowild. Interested to know anything about him
red mail Slack-Tubby Great Yarmouth
Frederick James Slack married Alice Mary Ann Tubby in 1930 (Alice had 2 previous marriages 1. benjamin Wright m 1892 2.Robert Tubby m.1898) Alice was born in Potter Heigham 1870 to William and Lucretia Grapes. after her marriage to Frederick they lived in Runham gt. yarmouth Any information with regard to Frederick and Alice and any family members would be most welcome to enhance my family history research willing to share information on my research to date many thanks
red mail George Smith Eliza Maria Jay 1846 Yarmouth
George Smith b 1824 Uley, Gloucestershire d 1871? Yarmouth,Norfolk son of James Smith married march 1846 St Nichols, great Yarmouth to Eliza Maria Jay b 1828 Norfolk d Cloucestershire,Essex daughter of Thomas Jay and Ann Ames I am trying to find any information about the above people and/or their families, they are my 3rd great grandparents
red mail Frederick Allen
Frederick Allen, born in Bradford on Avon in about 1836, was the licensee of the Crown Hotel in Gt Yarmouth in 1881. What happened to him after that
red mail John Clarke/Hannah Whiley
I am looking for the marriage of John Clarke and Hannah Whiley also their births They married about 1790 and had 2 children John and Mary Ann in Gt Yarmouth
red mail flower of the fleet. fishing vessel.
iam looking for any information on the flower of the fleet.she was a fishing vessel in great the early 1880s my great grandfather william calthorpe. worked on her in 1881.he was the first mate.i would like to find out about her.i would like to know what fish they used to catch on her .i think the owner at that time sold her in 1882.and in 1883-4 she hit rocks or run a ground in rough seas and broke up.if anyone has any information about her.i will be truly greatful.
red mail Boardley - Ernest James
Known to be living in Cobham, Great Yarmouth from 1915. Formerly of Lowestoft. Left my Grandmother Esther, his wife, with 3 little children Esther Susan, Ernest David and baby William born 1914. Did he serve in 1914 - 18 war? Who did he live with? Have you any photographs of him? When did he die? Can anyone help me please
red mail Elizabeth Fitch Jackson - Robert Fitch Jackson
Elizabeth Born 1893 Robert born 1897. Mother Elizabeth (Patrick) Fitch (Jackson) born 1858+/-. Elizabeth married George Fitch abt 1874 and had one son William Leicester (Lester) Later she had two other children in Great Yarmouth. Later on the 1901 Census she and her children are in Kingston upon Hull in Woodcock Street and then in the 1911 Census Elizabeth and Robert are in Flyde (Fleetwood) with Robert Jackson. I also believe that Elizabeth reurned to Great Yarmouth to be there in the 1920s.
red mail Skudder
Looking for any Skudder links from Great Yarmouth.
red mail Yarmouth vessell called Britcher
My great grand father (Henry Barker) was a cook, aged 16, on board the 'Britcher', a fishing vessell based in Yarmouth in 1881. I would welcome any information regarding the Britcher or about registers I can search. Also, about the death of Henry Barker as he was definately dead by Aug 1909 and possibly dead by 1888 but I cannot narrow down the results with any certainty.
red mail Sarah Adams, Great Yarmouth
An addition to previous regarding Sarah Adams, her husband George Smith was supposedly born circa 1841.
red mail Hanna Aldridge/ Manthorpe
I have an ancestor Hanna Aldridge born circa 1640 who married Thomas Manthorpe circa 1660. They raised their 3 children, Thomas, Elizabeth and Mary in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Hoping to find detals of her parentage, thanks
red mail Sarah Adams, Great Yarmouth
My ancestor is Sarah Adams who was born circa 1849 and raised her family with husband George Smith in Great Yarmouth. She married George in August 1867. Hoping someone can help with her family line.
red mail Charity work of Nesther Pertwee Gt Yarmouth
Nesther Pertwee paid for floor in Seamen's house Marine Parade Great Yarmouth in the 1960's. A founder member of the Great Yarmouth Seamen's Trust. Please let me have information on this lady whose husband's sailing boat capsized and both son and husband were rescued off Gt Yarmouth. Nesther invested money for the fishermen.
red mail great yarmouth
i wonder if any could help me.iam looking for any information on my grandmother laura alice calthorpe.who was born in great yarmounth in 1877.she married a edgar fredrick watson in about 1896-1897 there abouts.
red mail Palmer/More
Hi I am trying to get information for Johnathon Palmer born about 1790 in Great Yarmouth, he was married to Sarah More and had a son Johnathon in 1809. Johnathon Junior married Louisa Francis sometime in the 1820s and had 7 children including my great great great grandfather Robert born 1837
Hello! I am hoping for some information regarding my Great Grandmother FLORENCE MAY FOSTER. She was born on 25th June 1892 at Row 10 Great Yarmouth to John William Foster and Susannah Foster (nee Guymer). I am trying to find out what happened to the family at the time of the 1901 census as I can find no trace of Florence, her sister Anna, or her parents at that time. Her brother Richard lived away from home employed as an errand boy, and her sister Emily was in a children's home. On the 1911 census Florence appears at 13 Nelson Road South, Great Yarmouth employed as a general servant. On 5 October 1913 Florence married Walter High. Her address at the time of her wedding was 19 Tower Street. If anyone can shed any light on Florence's wheareabouts (or that of her family) in 1901 I would be very grateful. Many thanks! Regards, Lou
red mail Thomas henry lake
looking for information about thomas henry lake ,who owned a fishing boat and married Georgeanna Turrell in 1909, in great yarmouth norfolk, he was born aprox 1850
red mail MARRIGE OF
red mail Smith family of Great Yarmouth
My ancestors James Torrance Smith and Lydia Manthorpe married in 1837 and subsequently had 11 children. I only have details about 1 son Edward. The other children I know nothing of their lives, their names are Maria (1838)James (1839)George(1841)Fredric (1844)Marston (1846) Arthur (1848) Walter (1852) Horatio (1854) Alfred (1860) and Alberta (1864). Have no details at all about James Torrance Smith's ancestors.
red mail Belben and Church
Does anyone have any information re Harriet Mary Belben who married John William Church in Yarmouth on 30 Sep 1883?
red mail Edward William Torrens Smith
Looking for information regarding my ancestor Edward Smith who was born in Great Yarmouth in 1858 to James and Lydia Smith. I know he moved to Australia before marryng in 1889 but have no information on him or his parents in England
red mail James Long, corn porter of Great Yarmouth
James Long (b about 1800, d 1849 of asiatic cholera) was married to Mary Ann Westgate. He was a labourer, probably a corn porter. Does anyone have any ancestors of his?
red mail John Nolloth, tailor
John Nolloth (1797-1864) was a tailor in Great Yarmouth. He was married twice; first to Elizabeth Dawes and secondly to Harriot Hall. A daughter of his first marriage was Elizabeth Esther Nolloth who married Frederick Samuel Costerton. Does anyone have any more details of his ancestors? I have seen the name Abraham Nolloth but am unsure if this is his father.
red mail Fisher family of Yarmouth
The Fisher family of Great Yarmouth were Mayors of Yarmouth in the 18th century. Their descendants married into various other Yarmouth families (including Costerton). Other descendants became clergy in Essex, and went to India (and they are ancestors of the Rivett-Carnac family). The furthermost record I have is of a John Fisher who died in 1728 and who was the grandfather of the John Fisher who was Mayor of Yarmouth in 1767. Can anyone trace this further back? There is some suggestion that the Fishers were not originally from Yarmouth.
Can anyone help me find my father born 1916 great yarmouth and died 1978
red mail Richard Cook B1810
Looking for info on Joseph Cook, the father of Richard whose baptism says he was born in Yarmouth?????? Which one?? Any help appreciated. Thanks.
red mail Thomas C. Anthony
Hello Everyone, I wonder if some one can help, i am researching my partners family tree and am looking for a Thomas Clifford Anthony and his family, the only information i have is that between 1927 and 1929 he was a watchmaker and had a shop at 12a Regent Road, Great Yarmouth. I would be very greatfull if anyone knows of him or his family and can give me some more infomation.
red mail Yarmouth and Twyford, Bucks.
We are researching the family of my wife. Her grandfather James Holt was born in Twyford Buckinghamshire and married Mary Ann Rouse from Yarmouth in 1880 at St Pancras in London. Mary Ann's father was George Rouse of Yarmouth and he married Maria Harvey from Belton. His father William is shown as sailor on the marriage certificate. Would appreciate any information about William Rouse or James Holt or any other relative of the family. Particularly interested in possible French connection.
red mail PURD(E)Y
am searching for any ifo regarding Joseph and Rosetta (nee Cannell) Purdey. Joseph was a brewer in Great Yarmouth In 1815. They had 9 children, many of which emigrated to Australia - any help would be much appreciated
red mail Mannall
Samuel Mannall 48 gave place of birth as Aldborough 1851 living with wife Mary and children Sarah 17,Mary 16, James 18, Samuel 10, Elizabeth 7, Joseph 4, Charles 3 and John 1 at Colbys Road,Great Yarmouth. He was a sailor
red mail angerstein family
i am a great grand daughter of george angerstein illegitimite son of rachael poulton my grandfather was william alfred angerstein are there any more relatives out there
red mail Samuel Laurie/Lawrie/Lowery
Samuel Lawrie was born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk about 1806. He married Ann Hardman in Scotland in 1834. Two of their children were born in Scotland including daughter Margaret who eventually married? Robert Firman (my great grandfather) Around 1840 Samuel and Ann returned to England and settled in Whitby. I have entries in the various census' from 1841 to 1881. Samuel died in Leeds in 1882. I am looking for further information on Samuel's family, including his parents and any brothers and sisters he may have had. Is there anyone out there who know of this family and who can help. I live in New Zealand and apart from what is available on the internet, I am limited as to what research I can do.
red mail Cobholm Island
I am trying to find out more details about Cobholm Island which is listed in the census of th early 1900
red mail Looking for
Hi I'm looking for Kellie Robina Louise Chandler formaly Shuckford from the Great Yarmouth area. I think she still may be in the area but not sure. Thanks Nikki
red mail Howard/Barber of Great Yarmouth
I am researching the family history for Robert Charles Howard born 1836 in Great Yarmouth. His parents were Robert Howard and names of mother are listed as Sarah Barber and on his death certificate Harriet. Robert Charles was a steward on a boat which travelled in Australian Waters. He migrated to Australia in the 1860s. His father Robert was a master mariner in Great Yarmouth. I would love to hear from anyone who has some history of Howards in Great Yarmouth.
red mail family history
Iam researching the history of the Valentine-Slack/slack family in and around Norfolk/London/Somerset particularly pre 1850. and would be grateful for any help. In return I have lots of info and old photographs to share.
red mail Godfrey
William Godfrey b 1847 Yarmouth and his son James Godfrey b 1873 Erith appear together on the 1891 census but I can't find earlier records for either of them. There's a possibility that James may have been born at sea on the Erato going to Australia but I have no firm evidence. Any ideas gratefully received.
Sarah Ann Ellis age 16/17( ex Billy Mill)married in St Cuthbert's Catholic Church North Shields-To Constantine Alexander Yatsunoff he was aged about 19yrs 1881 went to America 1885 and raise family there in Seattle: King: Washington. I have part of Ellis tree anyone know anything about Yatsunoff his father was Russian but he states on USA census he was born Poland, and was a carpenter (Could have been ships carpenter) I can not find the deaths in USA for this couple but can for their children ( about 5) I have the address they lived in in America but any one help with Yatsunoff the father Alexander and mother Anni , or with Constantine and Sarah Ann
I am interested to hear from anyone who has the above surnames in their tree. The Johnson side is in connection with my 4x Gt Granfather/mother, Isaac & Sophia (nee Appleton) circa 1796 who were in Gt Yarmouth. The others are work in progress but Child & Appleton are Sophia's parents etc. Kemp is my grandmother's name (Lillian) Geroge Kemp is my Gt Grandfather (circa 1865, Honxe, Suffolk) Laura Reynolds is my Gt Grandmother (circa 1870, Bungay Suffolk). Any info on any family or connected family would be greatly appreciated.
red mail John Barnes (1865)
I am trying to find the parents and/or siblings of my great grandfather John Barnes, born in Great Yarmouth in 1865, married Minnie Fisk and died in October 1933 in Sunderland. It is rumoured in the family that he may have been brought up by gypsies. Another story is that he was left on a church step as a child. I have so far been unable to locate his birth details. He appears on the 1901 and 1911 census, and this gives his birth year as abt.1865 and he gives his place of birth as Great Yarmouth. I am trying to find out if he had any siblings and further details of his parents. His father was also John Barnes, occupation given as Waterman, but I have no details of his mother.
TRIPP, William of Yarmouth
William TRIPP was a blacksmith in Yarmouth around 1790. Anyone have access to Norfolk BMD records for say 1750 - 1800?
red mail Ancestors of Izaac Johnson & Sophia Appleton
I am researching my Gt.Yarmouth ancestors and have got back to my 3x great grandparents Izaac Johnson and Sophia Appleton who were married on 01.01.1814. Does anyone have any information regarding their parents or grandparents, or any other relations?
red mail James Sharman 1785
Looking for any information on James Sharman born 1785 from Great Yarmouth who was pressed ganged into the navy at the age of 14 served with Nelson and was keeper of the Nelson Monument. Would like to know if he had any family i have a photo of him just before he died in 1867. At the ripe old age of 82 according to other infomation Charles Dickens based Ham Peggoty on James Sharman he was a local hero and was buried in St Nichols Church any information would be greatly apperiated.
red mail hardiment
I am looking to build my family tree, and the farthest back i know is William and Lydia Hardiment are the parents of William Hardement b Dec 25 1811 d 1869 grave site in Yarmouth. Also a Robert William Hardiment b Feb 5 1859 d 1925 wife Ellen Pointer. And my great grandpa Harold Palmer Hardement 1890 (the name changed from Hardiment to Hardement, and we do not know why)??
Hannah Brightwell
Looking for info on Hannah Brightwell born 1881 also nown as Annie. Father Charles Brightwell mother Helen Brightwell.
red mail Johnson
Traceing/ Any- Johnson familly in great yarmouth-- norfolk broads - looking for all relations living or Dead late Grandfather Samuel johnson lived in the Rows 1850 ? any information please,,,
red mail William Andrew Hastings
William Andrew Hastings 1817-1883 probably born in the Yarmouth area. Would like to find out about his parents. He left Norfolk and came to London worked as a Hatter.He married Catherine Oliver in 1835 and is children visited their Grandparents in the 1840s.
red mail Late -Grandfather
Born in the rows grear yarmouth approx 1856 or living in the rows, trying to trace all family alive or dead he was a photographer or his father was- there was a family business in the are for a hundred years grandfathers name samuel seaman Johnson his death was in 1947 suffolk retired basket maker, are we related;;;; if you know any familly history or information please let me know trying to trce his side of the family.
red mail Howard G or J Allen
Looking for Howard Geofry or Howard Jeffries allen born about 1946, working as a theatre technition in Coventry about 1968. Father, Stepmother & 2 stepbrothers living at the time in Great Yarmouth, Northgate Street.
red mail Charles John Brooke
I am looking for info on my great grandfather, Charles John Brooke. He was born in UK in 1869 and emigrated to USA in 1886. He married Annie Dean Scovel in 1889 and became an architect in Phila. My father said he attended the Great Yarmouth School of Art. Does anyone have any info on him, I don't know who his parents were. Thank you. Cheryl
Westgate , Family of Great Yarmouth
Thomas Westgate married Sarah Warner 18 Feb 1796 at St, Nicholas Church. They had a son Robert who married Susanna Grey a daughter Susan who married Edward Read and one named Mary who married Alexander Wells, plus other children. Susan,and Edward also had a son named Edward that married a Susan Abbott, do any Westgates have any these people in their family trees or the Wells , Warner,s, Grey or Abbott,s, I belong to the Read branch S&S
red mail phipott
i am trying to find any members of the phipott family who used to live in gorleston, gt yarmouth and one of the family members was a derrick philpott, whom last time i heard he lived somewere in derby
Can anyone help, I am trying to find out who James Berry married. I know that he married a Caroline Mobbs in 1842 in Yarmouth, however this was his second wife as it states that he is a widower, I am unable to trace a first wife. I know that he was an innkeeper at the York Hotel in Yarmouth. Thanks Ann
I am trying to trace Mary Ann Bacon 13.7.1810 born in yarmouth I know her mother is Rebecca Bacon but it is unclear who her father is, on the baptism he is named William Pettineal then is crossed through, if anyone have connections perhaps they can get in touch. Mary Ann Bacon went on to marry George Platt in Yarmouth. Thanks Ann
Can anyone help I am trying to trace Adam Scott born about 1816 possibly in Yarmouth he is on the 1841 census as a lodger.It is possible that he lived with Hannah Louisa Cole and they had a daughter named Elizabeth Crow Scott born 1846. Crow been her mothers first married name.I am unable to find him on the 1851 census, he was a mariner so have may well have died sometime after 1846. Thanks Ann

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