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Headington Oxfordshire
We see much of Headington in the streets of Oxford, for the venerable appearance of many colleges there is due to the crumbling stone of Headington. It perishes rapidly in a smoky atmosphere, but so pure is the... more
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Harry Bedoes LAMBERT
Born illegitimately to Mary Ann(e) Lambert in 1882, Harry was adopted by Richard and Jane KIMBER of Headington Quarry. I'd like to discover if Mary Ann is part of my LAMBERT tree (I have Lamberts in the same area) or is totally unconnected. Harry died in 1929 in Old Road, Headington.
red mail Frederick John DAVIS
Looking for information on the family of Frederick John DAVIS born circa 1871 St. Ebbes, Oxford, died Dec. quarter 1912, Headington, Oxon. He married my grandmother Jane COX in 1910.
red mail Emma Britten
looking for information,on Emma Britten.mother of Mary Britten who was married to Frederick Vincent, mayor of Oxford.also she was the mother of Sir Edgar Britten.of Queen Mary fame.She died aged 86, 1919 in Headington.She was born in Edgbaston Birmingham,The daughter of Robert and Elizabeth (Hand) Roberts.around 1834. Any info would help, Greg,Canberra Aust
Sylvia Gladys B Eyre and William Richard Hancock
Can anyone help me with information about Sylvia G B Eyre who was born in Headington in August 1922. Sylvia's mothers maiden name was Laurie and Sylvia married William Hancock in 1943. I believe Sylvia died in Surrey in 2003.
red mail hill house headington
i am trinig to find out about hill house headington where my gran agnes may tipping worked some time early 20th century, dont know if it was a private house or some type of institution - even the workhouse. would be grateful for any information about hill house. thanks val
red mail Webb
Any information on the WEBB family. Thomas,born 1825, was my ggg grandfather, his son Joseph,born 1859,married Fanny Florence Roberts in 1849 als in Headington.Joseph's son Frank C Webb was my great grandfather,he married Ellen Murphy in and had a son Frank,my grandfather.The family moved to Middlesex and someone in the family opened a large garden centre in Ealing.
red mail Payne
Does anyone have any information about Jim/James Payne who used to live in Peatmoors, Headington, Oxfordshire. I would like to make contact with anyone who is related to him. He was born in 1909 and was first married to Constance Hewitt - I am their daughter and live in Australia.
red mail Hitchcock Family
My Great great Grandfather was a Charles Henry Hitchock he was a coachman, his wife I do not have a name.My Grandmother his daughter was Agnes and she had a sister Beatie. Could anyone tell me of any institute or childrens home in the area.You see my Grandmother and her sister were left without both parents at what I think was a very young age.Very little was known in the family even my father her son never spoke of it.From what I can gather she was taken from the home by a vicker and went to live in Portland Dorset where she was in service at the rectory she married in 1915 at the age of 19.I am trying to track her life and what happened to her parents.Or if there are any other Hitchcocks in the area who may be related along the line.
red mail newport family
could any one please help me ive found family members dating back to 1800 in oxon names william newport who married eliza hannis does any one no any info dating before 1800. thank you
red mail Taylor
I a researching the taylor family from oxford. other names include Boyd and Arthurs. any information would be appreciated.
red mail Edginton, Sherman married 1780
Looking for information on the children of Henry Edginton and Elizabeth Sherman married 1780 in Headington. They had a son called John (c1786), but who was he married to? Was Richard (c1796) related to John? John (c1786) had a daughter Jane (c1815), did she have any brothers or sister? Many thanks
red mail Robert E Jones
looking for relatives of robert e jones born in 1921 at headington, mother agnes may father charles. some connection with woolwich london.did marry.
red mail Frank T Shorter
looking for relatives of frank t shorter born in headington in 1912, may have married ??? reynolds in ploughley in 1936.
red mail William Wyatt b c1836
I am looking for the birth of William Wyatt c 1836. He is my great grandfather and states on several censuses he was born at St Ebbe Oxfordshire. His father was also called william. Does anyone know where the baptism records are held for this area ?
red mail Elizabeth Taylor
I'm trying to trace the ancestors of Eizabeth Taylor who was born c.1864 and married William John Gotts in 1864 in Headington. I believe her father was called Frederick and was an ostler or similar. Does anyone have any likely information on this line?
red mail Lewis, Netherwood Road
Looking for information on the Lewis family from Netherwood Road on the Risinghurst Estate, Headington. I believe they were in residence during the mid 1950s.
My Grandmother Muriel Barker (b. Headington 19190 married Thomas Reynolds, I have some info on the Barker side but would like any info at all on either the Reynolds or Barker side. Muriels brothers were Pete, Eric and Edward Barker.
red mail lambeth walk, london
looking for info on Julia Matilda Buckle born Stockwell 1878,married 20 Aug 1899 to John Amery who was born 1876 Manchester. Julia was my great aunt she died at 14 fountain gardens. Lambeth, S.E.11 on the 1 Dec 1957. Julia, live at 31 Neptune Street at the time of her marriage to John Amery. John lived at 21 Simpoon Street and his father's name & profession are given as George Amery, Bricklayer. Julia and John's wedding lines are signed in the presence of Caleb Buckle and a Louisa Louis Johnstone. The death certificate informant was Albert Smith son-in-law of 3 fountain gardens lambeth walk. london. julia's husband John, may still have been alive as his occupation is given as night watch man (retired) does anyone know of any children from their marriage. thank you Ann
red mail Spyer and Castle of Headington
looking for info into the descendants of Crescent Castle and Marion Spyer. 4 sons, Clarence Andrew Castle Spyer born 1924, Ivor Jack Castle born 1927, Leonard Castle born @ 1930 and Kenneth Castle born @ 1934. Any info or help would be much appreciated.
red mail Rolph's
My great,great grandfather, Joseph Rolph, was born Headington circa 1810. I think his father may have been called Richard. Any info please.
red mail Elizabeth Townsend
Looking for information on the Townsends of Headington.Elizabeth's parents were John Townsend and Sarah Hicks.Elizabeth married Charles Sims in the 1870s
red mail Rolph
Looking for info on rolph family from headington.Robert rolph and lucy unknown.
red mail John Moss Birth 1790
I am looking for information on my GGGrandfather who was born in Headington circa 1790 married Mary? who was born in 1798 Amberley Gloucestershire. They were living in Blagdon as farmers in 1825
red mail Fathers, William
Searching for William married to Alice and living in Begbroke then Summertown and then Deptford. Children include Fanny,Edward, John, Thomas,Keziah, Emma and Ellen. William could have been a stonemason then dairyman. Edward was a dairyman. Particularly interested in Fanny Fathers who married James Toombs: My great grand parents.
red mail Horn And Whitbread Of Oxford
I am researching part of my family tree whereby they lived in Oxford. The surnames names I am looking for are WHITBREAD & HORN and I understand they were buried Oxford. HORN (Mr) first name unknown? He had a pig farm in Cuttleslow, Oxford around 1900 he could have died, he was known for his pork sausages he died before 1901. He had the following wife and children Nora HORN (wife) was born c1851 Kathleen HORN was born c1886 died around 1960 in Oxford Bertha HORN was born c1887 Nora HORN was born c1888 They lived at 21 Cricket Road Cowley St John, Oxford at the 1901 census Also other HORNĂ•s James HORN father born? c1878 Herbert Rowe HORN born 12th of June 1903 Sadie HORN nee FORD
red mail Headington Quarries
My GGrandmother - Sarah Rose Hannah DURHAM was married to my GGrandfather, James BAKER. In 1901 they are recorded as living in Lewes and Sarahs place of birth is recorded as Headington Quarry.

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