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red mail Rains
Looking for information on John Rain(e)s born in Wedmore around 1791. The 1851 census records him living in Abbots Leigh with Mary.
red mail CATTLE
I'm looking for info on the family of Elizabeth Cattle b. 1853 in Coxley Somerset. She married John Edward Reynolds in 1872 at Wookey. Her father may have been Thomas. I believe there were 2 families in Somerset with a daughter Elizabeth both born around the same time. 1 family went to Australia the other stayed in Somerset, this is the one I'm interested in. Would appreciate any help with this.
Kingsbury family from Wedmore
I am trying to get details of the Kingsbury family from Wedmore. I have traced them back to William Kingsbury b1700 he married Janet Briant who was also born 1700 in Wedmore. All other references just says 1700 Somerset Kingsburys.
Boultings in Wedmore
I am investigating the link between Boultings and Buxtons from Wookey. Wedmore seems to offer a proliferation of alias names
red mail Wedmore area families
Fear/Creese/Hembury/Bunn/Counsell/Ganfield/Puddy/Went/ Chamberlayne/Sweet/Bunn all from around the Wedmore area of Somerset. Some of these names appear more than once in my family tree. Most do come from Wedmore, I have traced my family back to Richard Fear alias Chapman who married Susannah surname unknown in 1747 Wedmore. I have been tracing my family tree for 25-30 years and I am trying to connect some of these families. In my family tree I have a Joseph Hembury who married a Mary Bunn. A Mary Ann Hemsbury married a John fear. Two of their sons married into Hembury family! I look forward to hearing from anyone researching in the Wedmore area of Somerset. Regards Pauline
red mail Hellier/Wall/Leigh
Hi, I'm looking for info on Ellen Wall married to Henry Tincknell also any info on Alan and Hannah Watts, as my family are mostly from Wedmore/Theale area any info on Hellier/Wall/Leigh/Tincknell/Thorne would be handy. Also I will help where I can.
red mail Bartlett family of Wedmore
My husband is descended from A Bartlett born Wedmore abt 1650 and his son James, no birth year known but married Jane ? abt 1714. Other names which come up are Latcham (several times), Day, Wall, Clapp, Tutton, Beake, Cannon, Davies, Gregory, Hucker.
red mail Tyley Burrow Browning
My g.grandmother was Hannah Sophia Vowles, who married Edward Bethell on 26th March, 1857, in Axbridge, Somerset. Hannah's parents were Thomas Daunton Vowles and Tyley Burrow Browning. Tyley was born in Wedmore, Somerset, on 18th March, 1801. Can anyone give me more information about Tyley and her parents please? John
Clark family
Searching for information on the Clark family of Wedmore, Somerset. James Clark b.1811 married Maria Marshall b.1818 in 1840. They had 6 known children - Ellen b.1843, Maryann b.1846, Sampson b.1848, Maria b.1852, George b.1854, and Ann b.1856. I would be most grateful for any info.
red mail Elizabeth Fear
I am trying to trace the family of my Grandmother Elizabeth Fear.She was born around 1893 and her family are believed to have lived in the Heathhouse area of Wedmore.She worked for Burroughs Solicitors prior to her marriage to my Grandfather Harry Walter Crook in 1915.Her sisters wereFlorence,Doris,Edith and Margaret.They were commomly known as Mag.,Marm and Gin.Her brothers were Fred.,Harry and Edward.I have no knowledge of her parents names or their occupations.The 1901 and 1891 census's have not brought up any of the names listed above. My Grandmother died in 1939 (before I was born ) so any information about her parentage and early life would be gratefully received.
red mail wedmore COUNSELL Councill
I am descended from Hodges Councill - that line went to America around the time of Cromwell's death, and they were Lutherans. Hodges was granted land in Virginia for bringing some other people over. There was a few years ago a DNA project that links the American Councils to the Counsells in Wedmore. I'd love to know more about the ancient Counsell family in England.
red mail Lyde - Hester
Hester Lyde, born in the 1750's, married William Lynham of Chilton, Parish of Moorlinch, in 1771. They had 4 children, one of whom was William (Jr.) who married Sarah (Unknown). Any info on either of those mentioned would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Wall
Does anyone have any information on the Wall family mainly from Wedmore, but some of the family were also born in other parts of Somerset ie Clewer and Wookey. I have other related names in my tree - Pinner; Baker; Bunn; Court; Chislot; Collins.
red mail BARROW in Wedmore
I would be pleased to hear from anyone with information on the BARROW family in Wedmore, and related names - WALL, GLANVILLE, TYLEY, GOLDING, ANDREWS, HIGGS, TINCKNELL - Chris
red mail Tripp family of Wedmore
I am trying to find descendants of the Tripp family from the Wedmore/Meare/Godney area of Somerset. John Tripp c1788 m Sarah Hughes. Their children were: Ann 1820 m Thomas West (moved to Devon), William c1821 m Ann, Sarah 1825-1829, Jane 1827-1829, John 1830 m Mary, Sarah Jane 1833 m James Holman, Thomas 1837 m Ann Lader. Any information would be a help but I would be particularly interested in descendants of Thomas & Ann who had 9 children .
red mail Wride, Mark, Somerset
I'm hoping someone out there has come across some info on Josias Wride born c.1737, who died in Mark, Somerset 1806. He married Hannah Conduit(t) in 1759 and Sarah (?) after his first wife died in 1766. He is as far back as I have got in my family tree using the internet and live a long way from Somerset! Possible siblings of Josias are Betty (baptised 1737) and Mary (1741) whose parents were John and Mary but I'm only speculating. Any help would be gratefully received.
red mail Ticnknell family of Wedmore
Looking for info on the Tincknell family of Wedmore and nearby up to abt 1800. Esp Jane Tincknell b abt 1745 who married Thomas Tyley in 1774. Any info appreciated.
red mail Wall,
dad:david edwy wall, dob 14/01/1928. grandad: edwy arnold sylvester wall married to sarah rose tinney. Great grandad: arthur wall. Edwy wall and arthur wall were both blacksmiths in Blackford, Somerset. Edwy and Sarah also had daughters: Eileen and Peggy. Sarah rose tinney's brother was samuel tinney who married sarah jane hansford, they had 8(!!!!) children:alice, elizabeth, william(27/06/1895-1985), harry, frances, ernest samuel, sarah rose and blanche(07/12/1879).William tinney married Beatrice Victoria Maud Wall(1900-1958). I am after information for the Wall side of my family. I know my granddad's and grandmothers names and that is all! Desperate to know more !
red mail harriett phippen
looking for my great grand mother x3 harriett phippen b1809 app wedmore m john hembury 18 june 1829 need her parents and any siblings been searching 5 years with no luck. thank you
red mail Wall Family, Wedmore Somerset
William Wall married Harriett Burlton at emborrow, Somerset on 30/04/1863 he died 1898. His siblings were Hannah, Edward, Frederick & Mary. I am trying to find further info on these siblings and their father Joseph Wall who was either from Wedmore somerset or Devon. William & Harriett's children were Mary, Alfred, Walter, William, John, Elizabeth, Clara, Lois & Henry.
red mail The George Hotel
I understand a Henry Middleton Heslop ran "The George Hotel" from 1939 until the early fifties . Does anyone have any info. on this family??
red mail wedmore,somerset
seaching for decendents of thomas wilkins born dec.1720 in wedmore,his parents believed to be a john and susannah or hannah wilkins,can anyone help,thanks charles
My earliet ancestor is Israel Hole he married Ann Hardwick in 1719 in Wedmore. I do not know where he was born. Ann (Nancy) Hole also married Charles Latcham. I don't have a date for this union.
red mail BARROW
Researching the BARROW family of Wedmore. Proven links back to Robertus de Burghersse c.1260. Interested in all of the families into which they married: GOLDING;TUTTON;TYLEY;GLANVILLE;GREEN;CASTLE;CHAMPENEY;WALL;STONE. Have database of graves relevant to these families for Wedmore and Mark churches and hoping to do same for Blackford and Theale. Happy to share and receive info.
red mail Hippsley
Searching hippsley family details
red mail BUNN, WEDMORE
I am looking for any information on the BUNN family who came from around the WEDMORE area. Part of the family ended up in Wales Monmouthshire, Camarthanshire and Glamorgan.
I have Robert Hembury who married Mary Bobbett. Robert was born in 1838. He was my g.g.grandfather
red mail WEBLEY
red mail Creese
I am looking for information on Rebecca Willis b 1794 and Her father James. George Crease her husband. George Creese her son bap. 1821 and his wife Ann Rogers.
red mail TAVERNER
I am looking for the family Matthew TAVERNER born Somersetshire in 1827 to George TAVERNER and wife MARY?. George was born in 1796 in Wedmore and I believe his father was also George and his mother Sarah BROWN. They married in 1795. The father of George Senior was Edward TAVERNER and his wife was ANN? and I know nothing further about them. Can anyone help. Matthew came to Australia and I have information on his family if anybody is interested.
red mail Counsell, Patricia
I am looking for any information about my family name of Counsell, I have very limited knowledge and would appreciate anyones help. My grandfather was William Francis Counsell born 14th December 19xx and died in 1977. His first wife (Patricia, of Irish decent)died young some 55-60 years ago and they had four children, William Francis Jnr, John, Violet and Jennifer. I think some of the family resided in Carshalton in Surrey.
red mail Numerous Wedmore Ancestors...
A large number of my ancestors come from Wedmore, including HEMBURY (back to 1737 and earlier), WILLIS (back to John WILLIS, b. circa 1647), CHAPMAN (back to William CHAPMAN, born circa 1600), RILBERY (back to Richard RILBERY, born circa 1565), VENN(back to John VEN born circa 1563), POPLE (back to Henry POPLE, born circa 1640), SWAINE (back to John SWAINE, born 1602), COUNCELL or COUNSELL (back to John COUNSELL, born circa 1538), ROGERS (back to Thomas ROGERS, born circa 1740), PAYMASTER (backto Philip PAYMASTER, born circa 1660), WYNN (back to Dorothy WYNN, born circa 1665, WRIDE (back to Charles WRIDE, born 1800.... etc!!!! Am happy to share information with other researchers, and meet distant cousins!
Wedmore Families
I have many names from Wedmore, Wall, Stone, Adams, Carver, Barrow, Champion, Daunton, Naish, Hembury, Looke, Tyley, Lyde, Clapp, Hobbes, Blake, Wiseman and many more

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