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Chipping Norton Oxfordshire
Admiring Chipping Norton, we are on the top of Oxfordshire, a fine avenue of trees bringing us to the highest town in the county, its streets of houses rising high above each other, rich in old Cotswold houses.... more
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Cross hands hill/Salford hill Oxfordshiree tragic accident 1940
My mothers half sister died in a tragic motor accident on 19/10/1940. Does anyone have any old local news paper reports or any other information on this. She was a passenger in the car. It has occurred to me this might also be known as Salford hill after the small village at the base. Many thanks for reading this
red mail WALLINGTON, Mary 1702
Mary Wallington DOB 1702 approx. married 1723 to William Lord, in Chipping Norton. Children were Elizabeth 1724, Geroge 1725, Mary 1727, William 1729. Can anyone help with more details about Mary Wallington , e.g. her parents and place of birth. Thanks, Vicky
red mail CUDD John 1747
John Cudd baptised 3 May 1747 at Adlestrop, Glos. Parents Edward & Mary. He married Sarah. I cannot trace the date/place of the marriage or Sarah's maiden name. Some of the children were;Betty; Jenny;William; Thomas, Mary & Ann. Also I do not have the place/date he died Any information to fill in the missing gaps will be really appreciated. Thanks Vicky
red mail CUDD Edward, Chipping Norton
Edward Cudd DOB 1727 in Chippping Norton and baptised 1730. Birth and Baptism in Chipping Norton. He married Mary Lord. I cannot find the date and place of his marriage, however all his children were baptised in Adlestrop, Gloucestershire. I also cannot find the date of his death. Any information would be a great help Thanks Vicky
red mail CUDD John Chipping Norton
John Cudd DOB approx 1704 married Hannah Boice in Chipping Norton in 1706. I would like to find where he was born and details about his death. To assit in identifying John,as far as I can trace he had two children; Edward (1727) and Mary (1730) who were jointly baptised 29/11/1730, all in Chipping Norton. Thanks Vicky
red mail Heath Family
Chipping Norton or Over Norton Heath Family. Benjamin Heath born about 1780. Believed to have been a Harnessman & Saddle maker. He married Hannah Silk in 1804.
red mail Stayt - Mayor of Chipping Norton when?
I have an old photograph probably dating around 1902 of a gentleman called Stayte who was once Mayor of Chipping Norton. Does anyone know anything about this gentleman or his family, and when exactly he was Mayor? My grandmother's third name was Stayt, so I assume there must be a family connection, but I have yet to discover what it is.
red mail Bond family
I am trying to find the parents of Ellen Bond whose birth was registered in Chipping Norton in June 1843 and of John Bond also registered in Chipping Norton in 1847. Both lived with their grandparents Hannah & William Bond in Lyneham. They do not necessarily have the same parents. Any help with this would be very much appreciated.
Researching the family of Minnie Thornett who lived in ? Cook Lane in the mid 1800's. She was employed at the tweed mill as a loom worker.
My great grandfather Alfred (Alf) Gibbard ran the above public house - I am trying to find out the dates when this was. Any info would be much appreciated. He was born 1885 and died 1958. He ran the pub with his wife Minnie (maiden name Massey). Many thanks
red mail WHITE family
My great grandfather Edmund WHITE (b.1827)& wife Avis settled in Chipping Norton in the early 1860s. In the 1851 census and 1861 census he was Manager of the Gas Works. In 1881 census he was listed as a "Dealer" (presumably a retail outlet. Their children were: AVIS (m.James Moss), RICHARD JAMES (m.Henrietta OWEN of Chipping Norton), AMELIA, HARRY, MARIA (m.Walter J. Stockford of Chipping Norton), GEORGE (my Grandfather m. Alice Hoverd of chipping norton), CHARLES EDMUND, THOMAS WILLIAM. Any local information on this family, hopefully including descendents still there, would be very much appreciated.
red mail Jonah Mayo
Jonah Mayo born 1936 in Chipping Norton married Anne Burden on 16th Sept 1857 at Chipping Norton, then emigrated to Philadelphia. Have a few details of census in America.
red mail Reddall / Reddell Family
Looking for information on my Great-grandfathet Edward / Edwin Reddall. He was born about 1832/33 in Coventry to Edward & Selina ( b.Stow c 1806). I can't find any record of his father's death but his mother Selina spent her last days in a Chipping Norton Almhouse.
red mail Padbury family, Hook Norton, Chipping Norton and Oxfordshire area
Looking for descendants or information of the Padbury family from 1780 onwards. Of particular interests are the descendants of John and Ann (formerly Warmington) Padbury and his parents, Robert Padbury and Sarah Wheeler from the Brailes area. Any information or assistance would be much appreciated.
Am researching SALE/SAILE family in IDLICOTE, WHATCOTE, BRINKLOW, CHIPPING NORTON. Data bit thin on the ground re marriage dates (& wives) & death dates, before mid 1600s. Anyone help?
Looking for any information on this family, lived in area 1600's onwards, possible connection to family of same name in Bedfordshire.
red mail Padley in Chipping Norton
I am looking for the family of Thomas Padley, a builder, born 1781 and married to Elizabeth Purser; their son, Thomas, born 1818, was a glass cutter and plasterer who married Caroline Jeffs (Juffes) from Warwickshire. Thomas Jr. was born in Chipping Norton. I have found him in the 1841 census living with his wife Caroline and an older woman named Alice Padley. I have the name and profession of his father from an Australian death certificate (he emigrated in 1852). Anyone come across any Padleys from this area?
red mail Thomas Heath " late of Chipping Norton" 1642
Iam researching the Heath family tree in Gloucester but have come to a block in 1642. Thomas Heath was reporeted as " late of Chipping Norton" at that point and my father believes he came to the town from Gloucester to work with the Hugenot Silk Merchants, the Onions. He had a son called Samuel and if anyone could tell me anymore details about Thomas ( eg marriage records, burial records etc) I would be most grateful.
red mail Withers/Chipping Norton
I know that in the early nineteen eighties someone was writing a book about the Withers family of Chipping Norton/Oxfordshire.Does anyone have any information about this?
red mail chipping norton
does anyone know if records exists for people staying in the work gr8,gr8 gran was born there but i would like to know how long was she there for? many thanx to any1 that can help.
red mail Marriage of John Austin and Mary Crawford
John Austin b.1745 at Charlbury married Mary Crawford b.1744/46 at Chipping/Over Norton on 26th August 1765 at Chipping Norton. Does anyone know any more about them ? Thankyou.
Anne (b 1684), daughter of George Hastings of Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire, by Elizabeth Kynvin of London, married Hugh Hickman (d 1722) of Ballyket in Ireland, and had a son, Thomas of Brickhill, co Clare, and a daughter Mary (d 1760), who married Sir Edward O'Brien, Bt (1705-65). I'm trying to find a connection, if there is one, between George Hastings and the Hastings family of Daylesford, one of whose members was Warren Hastings (1732-1818), Governor General of India.
John Guy m Elizabeth Ruck 1851 at Chipping Norton.They had at least 10 children.My grandfather was their son John he married Eliza Bennett in 1880. Another son Thomas also stayed in the Chipping Norton area,his son Joseph had a shop in Worcester road in the 1950s. I believe another son William moved to the Hersham area of Surrey . I dont know where the daughters lived or married Any info on any of the decendents of the above will be greatly appreciated
red mail Harlings or Hallings
I am looking for any inform.on my Gt.Grandparents Charles and Ann Harling nee Cole.B. 1821 & 1831 & their marriage.I will be pleased to hear from any Harlings in the Oxfordshire area
red mail Buckingham, Harris, Carter
I am looking for informaion on George Buckingham born 3 May 1877 and his parents James Buckingham and Fanny Carter. Also his wife Eleanore Harris and her family. George is my Great Great grandfather.
Daniel JEE or GEE
I am hoping to find anyone who may know of my son's 2xgr grandfather Daniel G/JEE born 1842 at Chipping Norton. He was working as a Groom at Barton House in 1861. By 1881 he had marries Mary ? of Little Crompton ant they were living in London where Daniel was a Coachman. He may have moved to the Yeovil area of Somerset in later life as his eldest son, Edward was a publican there. Any clue would be gratefully recieved.
red mail Parsons
I am looking for detail's of my Great Grandfather Alfred Parsons which i think was born in Chipping Norton or Charlbury he was born about 1875 and he sent some of life in The Oxford and Bucks, he married Mary Emma Scarsbrook and they had Four sons any information would be gratefully recieved
red mail Dutton/Hunt
Joseph Dutton married Elizabeth Hunt in 1730. Their daughter Alice married Edmund Warland in 1770. Looking for any info on this family.
red mail Shelley family in Chipping Norton
Researching the Shelley family in Chipping Norton 1870 - 1900. William Shelley, his first wife Jane Herbert (following her death he re-married in 1870 Jane Empson). His eldest son Albert and wife Annie Jane Meadows.
red mail COOKE & WALKER & HERBERT Families
I have traced my family history back to Chipping Norton and Deddington. My Great..(x 4 I think) Grandfather was Richard Cooke, listed a as a Farmer from Deddington. He married Frances Walker of Chipping Norton 25/07/1805. Their daughter, Jane Cooke, married James Herbert (a Cordwainer from Enstone) in 1846 and they had a daughter named Frances Jane Cooke Herbert. They also settled in Chipping Norton. Can anyone give me any more information on Richard Cooke and Frances Walker families?
red mail Cudd
Cudd family John Cudd C1700 definite Edward Cudd C1727 born Chipping Norton married Mary Lord. John my g-g-g-g-g-g-grandfather. Any info on earlier or later Cudd,s Christine
red mail Mary Cooper
looking for relatives of Reuben/Alice cooper chipping norton,children Joseph 1869 Thomas 1871 Mary 1873 Sarah 1875 Albert 1877 James 1880 Reuben 1884 Alice 1888. Father Reuben died in 1889.In 1901 Alice was living in Aston Birmingham with several of her children.Mary was working in Solihull Warwickshire as a domestic,it is Mary I am looking for.
red mail SOMERTON William
Born Chipping Norton 1813 - married Ann Dring - a child Harriet was born Ch.Norton 1846 and a further in Birmingham 1849 and further children in Birkenhead Wirral 1850 on. Known to be residing Cannock Staffs 1850s on.
red mail DRING Ann
Born around 1827 believed Chipping Norton - married William Somerton B.1813 Chipping Norton -Family later moved to (firstly possibly Bham) and certainly mid 18th century to Birkenhead Wirral and Cannock Staffs
red mail Pearman
Any information on the Pearman family of Chippy in the late 1700s. Thomas had a daughter Elizabeth who married James Lucas in London 1812.
red mail Andrews
looking for info on nelly Andrews born Chipping Norton1903 parents albert & Lucy (nee Hands) Married Edward Charles (charlie) Hartwell in bricklehampton 1924
red mail William Oliver
I am looking for details of my grandfather's birth which I believe was in Chipping Norton. He was born between 1872 and 1878 and was at most times in his life a plate layer on the railways. His occupation was also given as Labourer. He married Mary Ann Robinson and eventually moved to the north of England. If anyone is researching this family I would be pleased to hear from them.
red mail young and nevil families
researching above familiesc.1700-1815
Looking for information on John CLARY, b. 10 Oct 1806 at Charlbury. John CLARY married Ann HOLTHAM in 1825 at Chipping Norton. John lived at Chipping Norton and was a tailor. The family had a history of working with cloth as weavers or tailors. John's daughter Julia Clary married George PARKER from Moreton in Marsh. George is my g.g. grandfather. They later moved to Birmingham. Any information would be appreciated.
red mail Chequers Pub
Any information on the Dixon family who ran the Chequers public house
Originally from Shropshire i think, his will of 1720 describes him as Clerk of Chipping Norton, any info gratefully recieved.
red mail Parsons
I am looking for the parents of James Ernest Parsons. He is my grandfather but he died 10 years ago. He married Ivy Myrtle. They lived on Rock Hill.
red mail JOYNER - JOINER
Am trying to trace my relatives who lived in Chipping Norton - William Joyner married Jane Cox in 1825, they had 6 kids - Sarah, John, Ruben, Mark, Mary Ann, and Levi
red mail Cleavers of chipping norton
red mail Flew Of Devon And Somerset
James Baker married Jane Flew, daughter of George, 1873. I would be delighted to find more info about the Flew family.
red mail Woodward
Any information delightedly received about the Woodward family who were at Salford and Chipping Norton until Oliver Woodward moved to South Wales just before 1900.
red mail Mary Kate Winter
My mother, Mary Kate Winter was born in Chipping Norton in 1919 and lived and went to a school in Salford in the early 1920's. Does anyone have information on early Salford schools or of the Rose family with whom she lived after her mother passed away? Any information on the Winter or Rose family would also be most appreciated. Thank you.
Chipping Norton Windmill
I know that there was a windmill here at some time, and that the finial is still in the museum. Does anybody know anything about it, or does anyone have any photos. I am very interested in windmills.
red mail Simms Family In Chipping Norton/salford
Am researching family of Thomas SIMMS born Dec 1807 in Salford, Oxford. Married Nov 1830 in Chipping Norton to Mary Ann Betteridge from Chipping Norton. Thomas and Mary Ann had 11 children from 1830 to 1850. Anyone looking for same family? Thomas's parents were Samuel SIMMS and Sarah ???.
red mail Re Library & Reading Room
From Cassells Gazetteer c1896 Chipping Norton : 1891 Population : 4,222 - Has a library and reading room in the Town Hall.
Morton Family In Chipping Norton
Morton and Brooks families in Chipping Norton area. Looking for information about Louisa Morton b1871 in Chipping Norton d 1905 in Leicester. Also her father Josiah b1838(?) in Stainland Yorks, her mother Mary b1838 d1877. Josiahs second wife FannyBrooks b1845 m 1880. Mary & Josiah had two other children Thomas b1869 and Alice b1874. They lived at Lower Mill, Chipping Norton in 1881.

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