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red mail Cookson of Madeley
My grandad francis cookson was born in Madeley in 1892. His father was John cookson and his mother was hannah cookson formerly vickers. Has anyone got any further info or are there any cookson still in Madeley that could be related
Enock Steel & Mary Elizabeth Owen
The wonderfully named Enock Steel Owen married Mary Elizabeth Lewis at Wistanstow in 1901. They lived on the High Street at Madeley in the early part of the 20th century where Enock worked as a baker and confectioner. They had, I believe, 2 girls and a boy. Enock apparently died in Madeley in the early 50s. I'm trying to confirm the identity of his wife as the daughter of George Lewis, a coachman who lived in/around Everthorp in Yorkshire, and his 1st wife Martha Elizabeth and to find out what happened to her siblings. If I'm right about her identity, then she's my grandfather's 1st cousin. Is anyone researching this couple or know what happened to their children? Any help would be appreciated.
red mail Lees Farm Madeley
My great grandfather George Joseph Jones lived Lees Farm 1861 - 1871. His father Joseph & mother Hannah nee Stanway there 1851 onwards - Iron moulder and Iron caster. Info on Lees Farm welcomed.
Shelley, Thomas Ruban and Goring, Sarah
Seeking information on Thomas Ruben Shelley believed to be born in Madeley Shropshire around 1842. Occupation listed as iron moulder. Married Sarah Goring also from Madeley (dau of Richard & Catharine) and they settled in Nock Street Tipton. Children of Thomas & Sarah are believed to be Esther (b abt 1861), George (b abt 1866) Albert Edward (b 14 Mar 1881), Bill (b abt 1868), Sam (b abt 1870), Arthur (b abt 1873) Clara (b abt 1880) and Lucy (b abt 1875). Thomas migrated to Australia around 1882 and settled in Brisbane.
red mail BAUGH family
Is anyone researching the Baugh family William and Amelia Baugh and their children which include Amelia and William who lived in Madeley Shropshire around 1760's to 1830's?
red mail Amos/Northall family
My 3 x Great Grandparents were Joseph Amos & Rebecca Northall born 1839 Madeley, Joseph's father was Thomas Amos born 1794, he married Amelia Suthern from Wellington about 1821, does anyone have knowledge of Thomas' father/mother and where they were born, i have the Northall family tree back to 1630 and most of the female lines that married in. Penny
red mail Wilkes family
Looking for William Wilkes, born between 1869 and 1974, think in Madeley, but could have been Brosley, or Madeley, Staffordshire or Bradley, Staffordshire. He married Selina Preece in 1893 at St.Leonards Church, Brosley. They had 10 children. Can anyone help please.
red mail Yorke Family in Madeley
Looking for any info about the paternal side of my family which originated in Madeley, Shropshire. William Yorke (b.1801/d.1877) married Mary Bould (b.1802/d.1875). Their son Richard (b.1829) married Jane (b.1830 - don't know her maiden name) and they moved to Caerphilly where he died in 1868.
red mail Burton Family married in Madeley 1859
I am tracing my family tree and trying to find the family of Richard Burton 1831c who married Martha Baxter 1839c in 1859. They moved to Normanton Wakefield West Yorkshire and one of their daughters Emily 1868c married my Great Grandfather Arthur Hoyle. Any information would be appreciated
red mail Lloyd Family
Looking for descendants of Andrew Loyd who married Judith Lloyd in Madeley in 1827. Their children were Martha, Judith, Jane, Jeremiah, Andrew, Samuel and Susan. The boys all became RN Engineers.
red mail Albert Row, Madeley
I am trying to locate were Albert Row was in Madeley was. Any assistance gratefully recieved Howard
red mail Franks/Barret
I am trying to find the parents of William Franks born in Madeley abt 1806,he married Elizabeth Barret born abt 1809 in Newport,Shrops. In the 1841 Census Hhe was living in Worfield Shrops.
red mail Beckwith
Henry Beckwith, was a coachman around Madeley, as was his son Henry(Harry) who married Rosehannah Bowen in 1883. Has anyone any knowledge please?
red mail Wilkes Family
Wilkes born and lived in Madeley Shropshire
red mail CULLIS
Iam searching for any descendents related to my Great Grandfather Urias Cullis born in Old Park, Dawley Parish, Madeley. He later came to live in Wolverhampton and married Emily Young but he died aged 28 years old. I would like to find out about his mother Ann Cullis (nee Dorsett) and any other descendents. He also had a sister Eliza and a brother John.
RESEARCHING ELIABETH BROOK WHO MARR. ROBERT COX 1774. SON BROOKE COX 1791 . JOHN BROOK COX WHO MARR SARAH COX (these coxes came from Stourbridge ) brook cox was a capenter and licensee of the golden ball inn. Any help would be appreiated including names of siblings etc.
red mail John Evans
I am searching for John Evans b 1834 in Wrockwardine and his son Alfred Evans b 1857 in Madeley. John Evans moved to Hanley Deep Pit to install iron head gears
red mail Dunbar family
Seeking any information regarding my great great grandmother Mary Dunbar's family.Believe she was born in Madeley c 1838 and that the Dunbar family had been living in the area for some time prior to this.
red mail Roberts
Looking for any information on my g.g.grandfather Robert Roberts born c.1822 in Madeley, found in Shifnall in 1851 census with wife Elizabeth from Wellington, children Amelia 5 born Wellington, Robert 4 born West Bromwich, Anne 3 born Wellington and Samuel 1 born Shifnall (my g.grandfather), Robert and Elizabeth are buried in Oakengates churchyard. Any information greatly appreciated.
Looking for any info on Willaims Price orginally from Oswestry born 1828 and Rebecca Ward born 1825ish in Madeley/Ironbridge area. They married in Madeley in April, May, June 1849 after the birth of their first son John.1851 Census shows them living at Court Lane, Madeley. 1861 census shows them living at Watery Lane Tipron along with other children Mary Ann age 8 (my gr8 gr8 grandmother), William age 4, Josiah age 3 and Rebecca age 4 months, also boarder George Ward age 32 possibly Rebeccas brother. 1871 census shows them living at The Leyes Darlaston and John their eldest son is no longer living with them. Any info would be very much appreciated. Thanks Sue
red mail PRICE/STYCH
red mail Boden
looking for info on the Boden family.....Rosannah 1824, Benjamin 1833, Elizabeth 1821, John 1824 all from Madeley.
I am researching the Pentrich revolution, John Onions and several of his relatives took part, all originate from Madeley, anyone related please feel free to contact me. Sylvia
red mail McKenney Pollackshaws 1909
My grandfather was born in June 1909 in Pollockshaws, and was orphaned soon after, raised by family, and came to Halifax Canada shortly before he turned 18. His name was William Corbett McKenney If anyone has any information that can help me trace his roots I would be most appreciative I do know that he had two sisters, Mary and Jean, who came to Canada to visit him, and Mary had a son named Robert. Thanks so much Andrea
red mail Richard Jones of Madeley
Richard Jones was baptised 16 January 1803 at Madeley, son of Edward and Mary. Mary in 1851 census gave her place of birth as Shrewsbury. Richard's siblings were Mary Edward William Elizabeth Benjamin and Sarah. The family were bakers. On 30 October 1826, Richard Jones married Mary Baker at Kingswinford. Interested to link with other researchers.
red mail Durnall Brown
I am the great great granddaughter of Edwin Brown and Harriet Durnall born 1867 daughter of James and Eliza. They married 1888 in Madeley Shropshire, and emigrated to Canada where they had several children If anyone has any information that may assist me in finding Edwin, his parents, his siblings, or any other information pertaining to Harriet I would be most appreciative. I live in Canada and have problems accessing records Thanks so much Andrea
red mail Eliza Stanley
Hi, I am looking for any information for my great grandmother, Eliza Stanley, she was born in 1866 in Madeley and married William Henry Ball in 1889. The wedding was also in Madeley. Thank you very much.
red mail Jones/Mason/Robison
related to the Jones and Mason family from Madeley and Wellington areas. Jones family i have traced back to 1750. Mason only to 1800.
red mail Arundel House school Madeley 1891
looking for information on whereabouts of school records for this small private catholic boarding school which operated in 1891, but appears to have caesed by 1901.It was located on High St. Any info would be great.
red mail price michael
Looking for information regarding Michael Price born abt 1822 in Madeley,Shropshire or Coalbrookdale. I do not have much information regarding his life except fathers possible name is William. Michael was married to Hannah Golby from Nuneaton,warwick.On the 1841 census says he lives alone aged 18.After he married he resided in bth wolverhampton and Hilltop West Bromwich. Does anyone have any info regarding Michael from birth to 1841 or any info regarding his parents? thanks
red mail banks
i have traced my family back to madeley beriah banks was born around 1770 william his son was born 1797 and married ann also i believe from madeley they had a son abraham born ironbridge any more imformation on the banks of madeley please. ann
red mail Curzon family
My great aunt LILLY POWELL married a Charles Henry Curzon born c1830 in madeley. They had 3 children that i know of, Linda Curzon 1895,Annie Curzon 1898 and Charles Donald Curzon c1912. I would love to hear from anyone with connections to this family.thankyou chris
red mail Brookes/Brooks/Brooke of Madeley/Madeley Wood
Trying to trace my GG-GMother Fanny whose place of birth is recorded as Madeley and Madeley Wood on different censuses. Her maiden surname also appears to come in any of at least 3 different forms. It is Brookes on my G-GMs birth certificate but was signed X by Fanny who presumably could not write/spell. There are families with all these names in Madeley. Does anyone know if they are distinctive or if all those families are likely related and typically used any of these forms?
red mail COX / COOPER
I have COX's in Shropshire and COOPERS My gr gr grandad John Cox married Mary Scale and his dad was a John Cox My gr grandad was Thomas Cooper and he married a Harriet Cox
red mail Elizabeth Rose Hambleton born 1856
My great grandmother is extremely elusive and I'd be very grateful for any info or suggestions on where else to look! She lived in Vaughton Street, Aston in 1891 and 1901 and during that time changed her name to Cox (but did not appear to marry my great-grandfather John Brooke Cox)there were four children two were killed in WW1, one was my grandfather and there was a daughter Ethel Cox born 1888 who married Frank Payne, a butcher in Birmingham. Elizabeth also had an illegitimate daughter in 1880 called Jessie and I'd love to hear from her descendants. Jessie was adopted initially but was back living with her mother in 1891 and 1901 when she had, like her mother, changed her name to Cox. Elizabeth's place of birth on those census' is Birmingham but I can find no birth record and therefore believe she was not called Hambleton at birth. Another possible name I have for her is Morgan. There is a probable link with the Hambleton family who moved from Madeley to Birmingham in the 1860s to 1880s. Any ideas would be very welcome, including anyone who has heard of an Elizabeth Cox or Hambleton in Birmingham after 1901.
red mail Family Tree
My father's family originated in Madeley (or Madeley Green). His mother, Agnes Bridges(b.1865) was the daughter of John Bridges(b1836) and Mary Ann Bridges, nee Powell(b.1831). Their other children were Sarah jane(b1859),Sarah Jane(b1860), Lucy(b1863), Janes(b1868) and Orlando(b1870). Does anyone recognise or link with this family ?
red mail Gough
I am searching for Edward Gough and his wife Sarah. George was born 1857? at The Lloyds at Madeley I believe it was a large house which hsad been made into a workers tennement house. I have a census return for 1881 which states that Sarah is the head of the family and it states she has 3 daughters, Lucy aged4 Ann aged 3 and Elizabeth 1. I think she may have married Edward after this date as there is other children on later census's in cluding Priscilla,James Alfred and Jane all exept Jane bn in Madeley Jane was bn Leycett staffs. The family moved to Stoke-on=Trent and lived in the boothen Green area of the city would be glad of any info
red mail Perry
Has anyone any information on Charles Anker Perry who was born in the Madeley area in the March quarter of 1896.Any information would be appreciated.
red mail Merrington + Davis
Researching Thomas Merrington b 1872 and his wife Ann(e) Davis b 1875? Lived in Malinslee/Dawley/Ketley area. Merrington line traced back to Charles Merrington 1790, married Elizabeth Henshaw.
red mail HUMPHREYS - Albert Edward
I am trying to trace Albert Edward Humphreys, born 4 August 1904 in Madeley, Shropshire. I believe that Albert may have moved to Aldershot on joining the Army - possibly around 1924 ish - and thereafter disappeared from sight!! I would appreciate anyone who mayhave a remote connection to get in touch.
red mail Davies/Williams
I am looking for Jabez Davies who married Martha Williams 3/1/1853 parish church of Dawley. They had 3 children mary jane b1853, John Thewell b1854, George Henry b1856 all born in Madeley. Jabez was a joiner by trade. By 1861 she is a widow, but I cannot find a death for him. Any help would be appreciated
Does anyone have any information on the parents and siblings of John Durnall born 1774 in Madeley who married Mary Keene. Many Thanks Linda
I am researching John HARLEY who married Jane BEDDARD in 1842, in Kingswinford, Staffs, census returns state he came from Madeley. His father was deceased at the time of the wedding and no name is given. Any information would be most welcome.
Any info for THOMAS GEARS (1831) of his wife EMMA CLAYTON (1834) gratefully received. They were both born in Madeley and married there in June 1853 but fascinatingly appear on the 1861 census as born in America. They had a son Theophilus who seems to have changed his name to Alfred later. Anyone know anything? Really would appreciate any info!! Thanks.
red mail George Hallford
I am trying to find info on my ggrand-parents. George Hallford born Madeley Shropshire in 1856. He married Mary (maiden name believed to be Elliott) born Leeds 1861. Mary was previously married to ? Carr and had a son George born Parkgate 1882. Any info most gratefully welcome.
red mail Kame, Kamm
Maria Kame, Kamm or variants. Married Henry Harrison 1850. Lived at Pebble Mill Farm, Birmingham. Born about 1829 Madeley according to 1861/81 census. Father Thomas. Regards to all. Bob H
Does anyone out there have any information,no matter how seemingly insignificant or mundane regarding the Durnall families of Madeley either past or present.Any info would be much appreciated.Regards,Fiona
red mail Lloyd- Thomas Edward
born 10th March, 1881 in Madeley, married to Fanny Edwards in 1903, they had 4 children Thomas Arthur, Albert, Freida and Ethel. Cannot find his death, may have been killed during WWl, would like any info relating to this. The family later moved to Nuneaton, Warks.
red mail AMOS FAMILY
I am looking for info on the family of Thomas Amos born between 1794-1800. He married Amelia Suthern in Wellington in 1821.
red mail Davies - Madeley and Dawley in Shropshire
I'm looking for info on my 2*great grandparents William and Hannah Davies. They were living in Dawley in 1901 but had been living in Madeley prior to that. Their children were Lewis, John/Jack, Polly/Mary, Gerald/Francis and Clarence. Does anyone have any info on them at all? I'm hoping to clear up ongoing disagreements between my nan and her brother as to the family history.
red mail clayton
William Clayton married to Sarah(Bailey). Various children Charles Henry and Lauretta being of particular interested. I believe Williams' father was Edwin and a grocer/butcher in Dawley, Shrops.
red mail Postance Yardley
Can anyone identify connections between the Postances of Madeley and the Yardleys of Astley Abbotts, Shropshire? I have a Postance family bible in which the last Postance entry is dated 1825 as is the first entry referring to a Yardley - and the bible then passed down through the Yardleys. I have found a marriage between William Postance (1858-1900: descended from the Madeley Postances but himself born in Compton near Wolverhampton) and Emily Yardley, dr of Edward Enoch Yardley of Wolverhampton, but there seems to be no connection between these Yardleys and the Astley Abbotts family and in any case the marriage is too late to account for the bible entries.
red mail LAWRENCE
Any information on Joseph Lawrence born c1863,later of Hucknall under Huthwaite Notts.
red mail Lloyd
Looking for the family of John Lloyd born 1847 married Betsy Smith. Moved with their children from Iron Bridge to South Wales.
red mail Burroughs
William Burroughs married Sarah Dangerfield on 2 February 1754 in Dawley Magna.They had two children: Sarah Burroughs who was christened 1 March 1767 in Madeley, Salop.(Sarah married John Evans, my ggg grandfather.) Susannah Burroughs.(Susannah married Thomas Jones on 1 July 1794 in Holy Trinity, Dawley Magna.)
red mail Pugh
Trying to trace any Pughs from Madeley as my GGG grandfather William came from Madeley and all his family after him lived there up until 20th century where they branched out looking for work (coal mining) - any info gratefully received.
red mail Trying to trace.
I believe my grandparents were married 1903or1905 in Madeley. Thomas Hayward to Alice Jones
red mail William Pope
William Pope married Frances Hammond from Ironbridge. After their marriage they moved to Madeley and they adopted a girl called Marjorie Howitt in 1934. I would like to find out if William or Frances had any brothers or sisters.
red mail Boughey/aston
Great-grandfather George Boughey & wife Caroline(nee Aston),grandmother Clara Elizabeth,great-uncle George on 1881 Census at Park Street.George senior a china gilder at Coalport,aged 29.Caroline aged 25,Clara 5,George jnr 2.Originally from Longton,Staffordshire.Caroline a daughter of Coalport china painter William Robert Aston.
red mail Nock/mantle
Seeking information on the families of my gg-grandparents Thomas Nock and Letticia(also spelt Letitia in some records) Mantle. They married in 1829 and lived in and around the Ironbridge/Madeley area of Shropshire. I have no information about hisfamily or his origins and know only that he is recorded as a "molder" on the marriage certificate of his son Sydney Thomas Nock. According to census information there were a number of Nock families settled in that area at that time but withso little information at my disposal it is difficult to connect him to any one family. Letticia could be one of two possibilities. a)Letticia Mantle born to Philip and Letticia Mantle at Kinlet, Shropshire in 1789 OR Letticia Mantle born to John and Hannah Mantle at Ditton Priors, Shropshire in 1890. Any information would be appreciated. Siobhan Mullin, Canada.

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