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red mail Thomas Emery Family
Hi, I am trying to locate my Family History. Thomas Emery I believe lived in Earl Shilton and maybe moved to Sheffield, then Doncaster around 1900. My Father, Norman was born in Hexthorpe in 1910. I was born in 1943 and currently live in the South of England
red mail VINCENT family 1700-1800s
Looking for ancestors of Edward Vincent 1724 barn by dun Emmanuel Vincent 1697 tick hill Mary Vincent 1752 Barnby dun Ann Vincent 1750-1837 Barnby dun Thanks
red mail Jackson/Mann
I am searching for any relations of William P Jackson who married Florence Mann in 1912 in the Doncaster area ...possibly Askern.......Florence was born 1879 The children or possibly grandchildren I know about are William Mann Jackson b 16/10/1919 Kathleen Mann Jackson b 1917 Amy Jackson b1921. William moved to Romsey Hampshire There may be more brothers or sisters but have had no luck. Any help would be fabulous Thanks Jayne
George, Robinson, The Black Bull
I can remember my grandmother; Nellie (Foster) Snowling; when I was very young, going at the weekend around 1950 to Doncaster, to her husband; George Robinson, yes it does seem strange. I seem to know that he could have something to do with licensed premises, possibly called the Black Bull. I cannot find much about this period of her life, any help would be appreciated. I remember she could deal cards like a croupier. Alan
Liz Whitmore 1873-
I am trying to locate information on someone we know of as Aunt Liz, I am told my grandfather stayed with her around 1912, her name could by then have changed by marriage. Her siblings were Levi 1860-1900,Alfred 1862-1932, Lucy Emma 1864-1865, Julia 1867-1908, Mark 1870-1904, William 1875-1918, Josiah 1879-1918. Levi, Mark, William and Josiah all died as a result of military action, Alfred didn't marry but seemed to have a close relationship but on record does not have any offspring. WE are now in close contact with Josiah's descendants. Alan
Crommack= Ellen
Looking for information on this family as Ellen was my 3xs great grandmother and nothing is known about her and her family , would love to know more this is all that i know of her that she married a farmer by the name of William Hartley .They had 2 daughters that is known Mary Hartley and her sister Clara. Mary later became Mary Hartley Dawson she married a Simon,Stephen.Samson,Samuel something like that but unsure. Any help to open another door will be very much appreciated.
red mail Ladies school
Has anyone got any info on Harriet Frost born Sudbury 1852. On the 1871 Census she is living at the ladies school St George Gate Doncaster.
red mail cemetaries
can anyone tell me which cemetaries were near fitzwilliam st in 1934 as i have a family of 5 who are buried near there they lived at 34 fitzwilliam st his wife died first at the end of 1933 in june of 1934 he gassed himself and the children it made the papers as a window cleaner found them has anyone had the story passed down to them they went by the name of taylor i have all certs but cannot find where they are buried so any help would be very greatful
Jack Foley
I am trying to trace the last resting place of Jack Foley, born 15/11/1932 in the Edenfield Annexe Doncaster. Died 8/12/1932 in Edenfield Annexe. Any information would be extremely helpful.
red mail Frances "Fanny" Pearson
Frances Pearson born Doncaster 1870. Married George Henry Endicott 1889 in Crowle, Lincolnshire. Living away from spouse and family in 1901 at 13 Infirmary Rd. Rawmarsh, Yorkshire. Have no info. from this date. 1891 census she was calling herself "Fanny" as she was shown on birth record. Any information welcome
red mail Clifton Family
Looking for information for Clifton family living in Arksy with Bentley Doncaster in the late 1940/1950's Robert Cifton who married Elizabeth Cooper, children Albert, Arthur,Alfred, Samual, Hilda any info would be greatly appreciated thankyou
red mail REID
George Stobo Reid was born in Cardiff in 1877 and married Rosa Haberfield there in 1899. Sometime after WW1 the family had moved to Doncaster and George died there in 1944. His children were all born in South Wales but lived and married in the Doncaster area. They were: Rosa Ellen Reid b 1900, Grace Lavinia Reid 1901-1929, Doris Stobo Reid b 1904, George Stobo Reid b 1906 and Gladys Reid b 1909. When living in South Wales George was a Watchmaker and Clock Repairer. Any information on this family most welcome.
red mail Claxtons
Does anybody have any information on a Josiah A Claxton, possibly a headmaster in the 1900's at Doncaster Grammar School. He was born in Peckham, London and was living in Ramsgate, Kent, before he moved to Doncaster. He possibly has a son Francis, no other information and would be very glad to know the name of his wife and where they were buried. Thanks for looking.
Looking for information on parents and siblings of HAROLD MELLOR who married Mary Liversedge in 1930.
red mail Jakes
Hi ,I am searching for Elizabeth Jakes parents, she married Robert Blackburn in Doncaster 10th Oct 1815. They then moved to Sheffield. Can anyone throw any light on this please Many Thanks Carole
red mail Parkinson
Thomas Parkinson had son John b.1755/6 baptism record 6 Feb.1757 Hatfield near Doncaster. John mar.Hannah Marshall in 1780, chn.John, Ralph, Thomas, Sarah, more? No marriage or wife found for fa.Thomas prob.b.abt 1730 could have mar.Mary Smith, no proof yet. Would appreciate any help as I do not live in UK.
red mail Radcliffe, Thomas Tindall
I am looking for information regarding the parents of Thomas Tindale/Tindall, etc. Radcliffe who was baptised in Doncaster St. George September 1805. Thomas Tindale's parente were either Edward Radcliffe of Barnsley who married Sarah Hall in St Georges in 1897 or Robert Radcliffe and Sarah Hall. It is possible that Edward and Robert are the same person. Edward Radcliffe and Sarah Hall also had a daughter Sarah Hannah Radcliffe Radcliffe and a son Derwentwater Radcliffe who were also baptised in Doncaster St. George. Derwentwater and Tindall married sisters. Tindall went to Liverpool and Derwentwater became a surgeon and worked in Harley Street.
I am doing the family history and trying to find Margaret Potter nee James born 1930 Doncaster,Married Sheffield 1950 .Her mother was Sarah Kate James nee Organ all from around Hexthorpe.I cannot find any births for the rest of the 6 Organ siblings between 1905 and 1916 .Does anyone know if these records have been transcibed yet or where I can view them if they have not.
red mail waterfield
does anyone have any info on the waterfield family living in doncaster area around 1850 to 1950 ?
red mail Snowden
I have an all school photo of Doncaster Grammer School May 1938 where Gordon Snowden has identified himself - anyone interested in return for p & p?
red mail Doncaster Grammar School
I recently bought at a car boot sale on south coast a photo frame containing an all school photo of Doncaster Grammar School May 1938 - anyone interested for cost of p & p?
red mail Stephenson marrage
Willm Stevenson (should be Stephenson .. I think) of Doncaster married Alice Carter, by licence 21st Jan 1811 in Cantley Parish. Witnesses : John Taylor, M Hattersley, Wiiliam Sayle
red mail John Leonard Taylor
looking for a John Leaonard Taylor born Doncaster abt 1795 to 1800
red mail Fretwell from Fnningley Doncaster
Am trying to find parents of Thomas Fretwell Born Finningley 1654 died 1707 married 12 Feb 1674 Elizabeth Lodge of Finningley 1658-1721. They lived in Wroot although they were buried in Finningley and their children were baptised in Finningley. Children were William, Ann, James, Robert and Philip. Any information would be appreciated I have hit a complete blank with this.
red mail Lookin for Margaret Greenwood
I am trying to find my Mother's (Eileen Maleham) old friend Margaret Greenwood, born 1 March 1923. She lived on Bentley Road in Doncaster as a child and had a younger brother named Peter. Any help would be greatly appreciated.
red mail Taylor Family
Hello can anyone help me find some of the 12 children of Joseph Taylor and his wife Sarah (nee Fenn). I'm interested in Elizabeth Sarah born 1870, married Fred Boulton and had a daughter Edith Sarah.Last living at St.John's Rd Balby. Also May born 1891, think she married a Harold Wilson of the Wilson estate agents.Living in Sprotbrough. The other children are: William James,Samuel,Hannah,Emma, Sarah, William Henry, Cecil Alfred,Joseph,Charles Edward and Edith Rebecca. Anything would be great.
red mail horton
i am looking for information about my father george kenneth horton. he was born in battersea london but grew up in doncaster.his father was also called george and his mothers name was hester.i think my father had a half sister named christine but cn,t be sure.he was born in 1932.
red mail grandparents ancesters
i am trying to find anyone who knew ralph and ellen chambers they lived in edlington nr doncaster from abb 1923 he was a miner at edlington colliery they had 4 children margaret doris gwendoline and evelyn
red mail looking for family of
red mail barker of doncaster
I am looking for family of walter barker who wife a sarah norton born about 1840 walter dad was thomas and wife mary
red mail George Fearnley
Does anyone hav information about George Fearnley, who on 28 June 1840 married Anne Elizabeth Carter. George was born in 1812 and died in March 1852 of heart disease. He was a Cattle Dealer and Innkeeper and died in the Grazier Inn, in Sandal Magna near Wakefield.
red mail William Nicholson
Seeking info on William Nicholson bn about 1852 at Fenwick (according to the 1861 Census). Looking for baptism. His father was John Nicholson (Nickolson in some Census). John listed as born at Sprothrough and Newton (near Doncaster). His first wife believed to be Eliza Symonnds (Simmons) who died about 1850. Second wife Ann ? bn at Fenwick. In 1861 & 1871 Census living at Doncaster North Scawthorpe Yard. (St. George?) William later mar Matilda Burton at Adwick le Street.
There are several Turton/Keeton marriages in early 1900's registered in Doncaster. These two surnames are in my family tree and my great grandmother was Harriett Turton (born c.1875) who married a John Keeton (born 1878) marriage registered Shardlow. I am trying to tie up in these families with a Walter who died in WW1 in the navy. Any help would be much appreciated.
George Bramble REED
The above was born at High Melton near Doncaster in 1896. He would be the right age for service in the first World War. His grandparents, Reuben and Elizabeth BRAMBLE lived in Doncaster. Can any person tell me anything about George? Did he have any brothers or sisters etc. Your help will be gratefully received.
red mail Charlotte Mitchison/Bolton/Langdale/Burton
Seeking information on the above mysterious lady. She was my ggg grandfather's second wife and he was at least her third husband. Previously she married a Thomas Langdale in 1893 and a Thomas Bolton in 1880, all of them in Doncaster. In the 1901 census she gives her birthplace as Trusthorpe nr Mablethorpe in 1843/44, but I can find no trace of a Charlotte Mitchison there or anywhere else, either being born or getting married. Any information would be most gratefully received.
red mail SABIN
looking for any info on the SABIN family from Woodlands, Doncaster. EDNA born circa 1915, thanks
red mail smith/matthews.
hi .have charles smith and ruth matthews .married in doncaster 1900.all i know is had the gray family as guests in 1901. does any-one know the couple . mike
red mail howcroft/smith
hi.have gertrude smith married.william selby.had a son robert william howcroft.1900.not been able to trace him till now.robert william howcroft married in doncaster in dec 1927 to a hilda clark.found robert died in doncaster 1990 .would love to find out if robert had any children .and any info on hilda clark. mike
red mail Arthur-Bromley ca. 1700
Thomas Mainwaring Arthur (1676-1737) of Doncaster, moved to Norway, married ca. 1710 Deborah Bromley (†1766). To what Bromley-family did Deborah belong?
red mail Walker/Straw
Hi I am looking for the children of Cyril Walker b1896 married Clara Jackson b 1902, married 1920 in Doncaster, they had several children the eldest being Kathleen who was born in 1920, I can find Kathleens death cert but not her birth cert details or those of her siblings who are I think in the correct order Fred, Irene, Doris, twins Ronald and Roy,, Cyril, Ken and Shirley. Kathleen married Straw. Any help would be fantastic, thanks
Just looking for any information on my CLAYTON family from DONCASTER. Would like to know Georges parents etc. George CLAYTON 1847? and Ester BOOTH 1849 married 1863 lived 5 prospect pl Doncaster 1881 Census children William Robert 1865 Alice 1877 Walter 1879 Eliza 1881 William Robert married Mary anne CARDWELL(1866)on jan-Mar 1887 children William 1888 Ernest 1889 Olive 1893 Elizabeth ? Harry 30/09/1899 Harry Clayton married sarah Anne THOMPSON on Oct-Dec 1968 *need info on Sarah Anne THOMPSON* Any extra information anyone can tell me would be great hard to look up from Australia Thanks
red mail trying to find my grandfather's parents
My grandfather was born in Doncaster,his name was Alan Taylor. Alan was born in 1923. Trying to find his mother and father.
Researching CLAYBOURN's Garage and John Ernest CLAYBOURN, founder. Any information would be most helpful.
Can anyone add to the history of CLAYBOURN's Fish Shop in St.Sepulchre Gate, Doncaster, founded by this gentleman? Fred Marshall CLAYBOURN b.Q2 1859 in Doncaster, WRY. bapt.12 May 1880 Doncaster Archives ref AB 3/1/1. {aged 21} d.Q2 1890 in Sheffield R.D., WRY age 31. (as Fred Marshall Claybourn) {aged 31} bur.16 Apr 1890 in Doncaster, Hyde Park Cemetery
red mail Shillito(e) Family
Looking for any information on Shillito(e) family 19th & early 20th C.
red mail Wainer - Doncaster/Kirton/Kirton Holme
William Wainer b.1824 Willsford, Lincs. 1851 census: cottager of 5 acres, Pippin Hall, Kirton; 1871 census: ag.labourer owing 5 acres in Kirton; 1881 census: dairy cowkeeper in Doncaster; 1891 census: living on own means in Doncaster. Interested in working life in Doncaster if anyone has any info, please.
Gladys May WASHINGTON b. Doncaster abt 1915, married William Henry CAVE in Wandsworth,1933. Their children are John b. abt 1935, Brian Peter b. Jun 1938, Michael and David. Gladys and William were living in Mitcham U.D., near Colliers Wood, at the time of Brian's birth, although he was born in Stepney. Any information on this family greatly appreciated
red mail Evans - Doncaster Coal Merchant
I'm trying to trace my husband's grandfather on his mother's side. The grandfather, Thomas Evans was married to a Harriet Limb in 1907 in Mexborough. Thomas's father was also called Thomas Evans. They had 9 children; however I only know a few of their names - Sarah, Joyce, Edith, Emma, Alice and Harriet. There was also a son.
red mail Ernest C and William Flanigan
Both of these individuals were sons of John Flanigan (Snr), and were born in Doncaster, in 1883 and circa 1885, respectively. Does anyone have any info regarding them, and any wives or children there may have been, after 1901. Their oldest brother, John Jnr, immigrated to South Africa after the Boer War, and his descendants would love to trace any of the brothers' descendants.
Edenfield House Doncaster
Does anyone know of a school called Edenfield House, as I believe my husbands great grandfather went to school there around 1849
Is there any information about a Frank Passey who lived in Doncaster in the 1930s? He was originally from Chesterfield, moved to Doncaster and married a Doncaster girl - May Jackson in August 1932.
red mail Wade
I am looking for members of the Wade family. Catherine Wade, nee Sowden was the sister of me great, great great grandmother, Jane Sowden who married Matthew Burton. They lived in the Marr area north of the town
red mail Family tracing
Looking for any information regarding the Travis family , Urban & Sarah Travis there daughters Eva married William Tighe 1903 , Nelly married Joseph Hinchcliffe 1903 , Tresa married William Fielding 1903, and Polly.
red mail Edwin Maw, born 1813 Doncaster
I am looking for more information about Edwin Maw, born about 1813 in Doncaster. Anything about his parents, wifes and children is more then welcome.
red mail Fowlston, Mitchel
William Fowlston and Elizabeth Mitchel were married in 1796 in Doncaster. I am looking for details on who their parents were and if they were born and raised in or near Doncaster. I believe I am their Great, Great, Great, Granddaughter. Through their son Charles Fowlston.
red mail Stephenson
I'm new to this computer stuff--but I did some searching in regard to the history of my last name 20 years ago (doing it the hard way, micro film, regular mail etc). AT that time, what I seemed to find out was -- my G.G.G. Grandfather William Stephenson was born at Doncaster - parish records state: children of Wm & Alice Stephenson - Henry baptised May 1813, William Sept 21st 1814 & Edwin Carter in 1816 (don't know what happened to him) The parents here are found in Cantley parish: Wm Stevenson married Alice Carter, Jan 21, 1811 - same parents seem to have died real young (at Doncaster) I know from records that Henry went to Cantley parish near Branton (just south east of Doncaster) the 1861 census show him married and working as an Agricultural Labourer for his uncle Wm Carter - Henry died Dec 22, 1882. Later census show him at 10 Doncaster Road, farmer of 8 acres - his children were Eliz. & Eleaner & son Thomas. Brother William seems to have got moved over to around Hull (east riding) and is found in the Cottingham parish, marrying Mary Scott Feb 16 1838 - same parish records show 6 children born to them - although in the 1851 census they are found in Stoneferry, Sutton parish. At this point in 1854 or 55 they came to Canada (near Hamilton Ontario - later moving to Strathroy Ont.). I believe 2 other families came with them (relatives): Edward Nicholls & Wm Withernwick. Looking to further my search -- I wonder if Wm who died young at Doncaster was born else where ?? Note: the first one born to William & Mary Stephenson after they came to Canada (Edward) went back to England for a trip in the summer of 1882 - he was going again in 1886, but died in the spring of same year -- his death notice stated that he thought he was going to marry in Eng. but he never made it ... SAD.
red mail Richardson
I am researching my tree and wondered if there was anyone related to the Richardson family who originally came from the Dewsbury and Bradford area, especially Joseph Richardson b1836 Dewsbury and his father John b1796 Dewsbury, His wifewas a Sarah b1797.
red mail Bradley Family
I am researching the Bradley family from Marshgate especially Charles Bradley b1828 he married Ellen Foster b1830 Stainforth. They had 3 children Harriette b1867 Anice b1869 George b1871my g.grandfather. Can anyone help me?
red mail SCOTT
I am looking for my reputed great grandfather John or Jack Scot(t). Born ca 1870-1887. He was said to be a one-armed postman in Doncaster, most likely in the Hexthorpe or Balby areas.
red mail Brailsford
Researching descendants of Isaac BRAILSFORD and Nancy WILLSON living in Doncaster c 1807 -at least c 1826. 10 chn born there between 1807 - 1826. One Isaac (Jnr) was organist at Priory Church. Two older chn born Bradford.
red mail Egley of Doncaster
I am researching the Egley name in Doncaster from 1700 onwards and would welcome any information on anyone with this name who was born, married or died in Doncaster particualrly children of Joshua and Mary who married in 1775.
red mail Taylor, William Henry of Doncaster (b 1882)
I am trying to find information on my gt grandfather William Henry Taylor. I believe he was born in Wheatley, Doncaster in abt 1882. He had 2 chidren in his first marriage. He then married Muriel May Shirley and had two more children (Allenby Victor, my grandfather and Vida May). He went to live in the USA in about 1924. I know he took one of his older children with him and I believe he went to Pittsburg, PA. Any information would be appreciated
red mail William Jackson /Emily Scholey
Does anyone have any information regarding William Jackson amd Emily Scholey married in Terrington Nr, Malton in 1892 where they were both working at Cliff Hall Terrington.Ater they married they moved to Doncaster. Emily died in 1909. She left 4 sons Maurice 1895,Cyril 1898 Eric 1900 Sidney 1905. William some years later living in Rotherham had 3 daughters.Kate,Nelie, Dolly.
red mail wood family
hi i am researching my family tree here is the info i have so far frederick wardrobe wood born doncaster in 1859 he married mary?born 1862 they had oscar born 1884,herbert born 1891 and eric born 1895. herbert married lily whitehouse in 1913 their children were arthur, margaret, freddie, harry and dorothy. eric married mary? does anyone have any further info many thanks michelle
red mail Looking for Albert Scott
Hello, My G grandfather was Albert Ernest Scott who married Lily Gertrude Badley in Sept 1909 (I found this record). They lived at 80 St John's Rd, Balby, Doncaster & had 4 sons; Charles (1910 my grfth), Ralph (1916), Arthur (1917) & Roy (1922). I know Albert was deceased when my grangparents married in Sept 1940 but have no idea of his dates. On my grandfather's birth certificate it states that Albert was a telegraph engineer. He may be the 12 yr old Albert on the 1901 census (RG13, piece 4413, folio 60, p3, sched 20) but it's just a guess. I can't seem to find a birth or death which could be him. Can anyone give me some leads on this search. Many thanks.
red mail NEWBITT
Elizabeth NEWBITT born 1858 Doncaster died 1891/94 Thornaby, Yorks. Married a John WATERS. Any information appreciated.
red mail Inchbold
Looking for Cornelius and Inchbold Tailors shop on High St Doncaster c1880-c1920's. Tracing Cornelius family line. Any information please.
Looking for parents and siblings of Thomas John Whitehead, born abt 1812, Doncaster area. Occupation: Master Miller. Married Ann Clark, born abt 1812. Had 3 children while living in Doncaster area; George born abt 1837,William born 1840 and Mary Ann Whitehead born 1843. When Mary Ann was 3 months old, they emmigrated to the United States. This is my brick wall that I can't get passed! Any help is greatly appreciated!
red mail WATERS
Looking for three sisters, Francis WATERS bn1882 Stockton. Nellie WATERS bn1886 Stockton and Madge WATERS bn 1890 Stockton. Sent to live with their Grandperents at Doncaster on the the death of their mother Elizabeth WATERS nee NEWBITT
red mail HALL
Looking for family of Edward Valentine Hall born 1840 Doncaster. Father was John Hall, banker's agent (born abt 1812-15 Allerton Bywater), mother was Mary (born in Selby about 1812). John Hall remarried again around 1855 to Eliza (possibly Hobson) and had a daughter Eliza Mary Hall born 1854 in Hillingdon, Middlesex.
Smiths of Doncaster
Ancestor 3rd G. Grandfather William E. Smith (1807-1884) b. near Doncaster; christened 25 Jun 1807 in Hasford with a father James, but his data not found. Is James correct parent? At age 24, William E. m. Elizabeth Peters, 13 Aug 1831, Saint Olave, York. In 1840 William E. emigrated thru Phila. to Cincinnati, OH, USA. Is he the son of James Smith & Rose Hunter, c 16 Sep 1806 in Keighly? In Cincinnati, William E. m. Mary Ann Varley Wright Bowen, b. 5 Nov 1809 in Tadcaster, dau. of Samuel Varley and Milcah Speck, she dau. of Thomas Speck of Reighton. Mary Ann m. Mr. Wright, but he died early; so she emigrated with dau. Adelaide Wright, 1 year old, from GB to Phila. on Brig Royal William on 9/16/1831; and on to Cincinnati. Is William E. Smith related to my 4th G. Grandfather Henry Hall Smith, Grocer & Quaker, b. 17 Sep 1794, Doncaster. Is he son of William Smith b. 1766 Doncaster and Martha Ecroyd b. 1770 and m.. 1790 in Doncaster? Do these Smiths have a common ancestor?
red mail Cornelius and Inchbold tailors shop
Can anyone tell me anything about this shop.My grandmother's step father was Henry William Cornelius 'Master Tailor'(1859-1935)and he had a shop on the high street or on High Street Doncaster. I would appreciate any photos or information.Thankyou
red mail James Dowd
UK Censuses of 1871 and 1881 list my gggrandfather James and wife Ceciley Dowd in 2 Skinyard, Doncaster.James is not in 1881 so presume he died between 1871 and 1881. James Dowd , their grandson and my grandfather ( age 8)is listed in 1881 as living with his grandmother Ceciley at 2 Skinyard while his father , also James b. 1842,,and mother, Catherine(nee Clark), are shown as living in Golcar UK.Believe that Ceciley died in 1883 at which time James and Catherine moved to Jermyn, PA , USA to work in coal mines.There was a daughter Margaret b. 1837, to the elder James and Ceciley shown in the 1851 census when they were in Latchford , Cheshire , Lancashire.Tried to find burial records in Doncaster for the elders but the old cemetery records did not list them. They were Catholic and born in Carrick-on-Shannon , Ireland.Would like to know were they buried in Doncaster and where and is there any record of Margaret.When they moved to USA, they restored the O' to the name and are shown as O'Dowd here.
red mail TYZACK
Husband's ggg grfather was William TYZACK b abt 1822 Sheffield. He m Martha MARSHALL 1841 in Rotherham. The family is found in 1861 living at #24 Bridge Ter, Doncaster. William is listed as Railroad Spring Mfr. Known children are : Mary m ?WEBB, Ann m George CRAVEN, Wm Job m Ellen WASNIDGE, Esther Jane, Walter m Mary Emily ROBINSON, and Ernest m Charlotte SOUTHWELL. William (Sr) d in 1872 in Doncaster District. Esther and Wm Job were christened at St James in 1860. The family later moved to Attercliffe cum Darnall. Would like to find any information or other descendants.
red mail Matthew Smith - Elizabeth Kerr
I am researching the Matthew Smith family. Iwould love to hear from anyone with any connection to Matthew Smith, born 1908, died 1965 and elizabeth Loui Kerr, born 1909, died 1927. Regards, Adrian
Gt gt grandfather PATRICK CRAWLEY born c1844 married to ISABELLA WATSON c1865. Found on census 71,81,91,01 but they seem to have arrived from nowhere! Cannot find marriage, birth or death anywhere. Thought Patrick was born in Ireland but census says Brighton. Isabella states born Doncaster but again, so records found beyond the 1871 census. Does anyone share this ancestry and can anyone help? Really stuck on this branch on the tree.
info on old company
info please about a company in doncaster called Sheard,Binnington &co furnishers,possibly late 1800 1910? think they could also have been undertakers.I have an old chest of drawers which has a plate inside which states that it came from this company.dont know if it was made by this firm or just sold by them.
red mail Marriage Samuel Wingfield and Ann Musgrave 1818
After the entry info for a marriage in Doncaster. The IGI entry on the LDC site has the following info : Samuel Wingfield married Ann Musgrave in Doncaster, on 16 Jun 1818. These are possibly my G G G Grandparents. I am hoping for any other info relating to this marriage and thus, if anyone has a chance to view Doncaster parish registers (do not know the church), I would be grateful if they could check this date and give me any relevant info they find (grooms residence, brides residence, fathers name, anything). Cheers Mark
red mail Beevers
My wife was the product of a liaison in 1941 between her mother, Juanita Gall, and John (Jack) Beevers, who at that time was a soldier but living with his wife Mabel at 6 Cambridge Street, Doncaster. Jack apparently died in May 1988. We would be happy to hear from any descendants or from anyone with further family information.
Flynn - Doncaster
Looking for information on the Flynn family late 1800s and early 1900s Father John Flynn Mother Martha Jane (Lindsay) Flynn. They had 13 children the oldest Arthur died in a mining accident early 1900s. Sarah Flynn born March 3 1910 is the second youngest. Any information appreciated.
red mail Stubbs/Wheatley/Sharrott/Hawksworth
Joseph Stubbs married Sarah Mufson/Musson Gosberton in 1852. George b. 1856, married Alice Nettleton in 1877.(8 offspring) John b. 1859. went South to Marlborough, then Pimperne Dorset. Married Julia Foot in Blandford 1883.(8 offspring) Joseph then married Ann Wheatley in 1864. Moved to Doncaster Yorks, Isabella b.1865. Married Charles Poole in 1892 Joseph b. 1868 found unmarried and Stable Foreman in 1881 census in New Market Suffolk. and Ann b.1870. Married 1890 Joseph Hirst Foulston. Joseph went on to marry Maria Sharrott in 1872, and Emma Hawksworth in 1890. Joseph passed away in 1896. Any further information greatly received on my family.
red mail George Rawdon
from Doncaster , married Mary Auckland . Has anyone more information please?
red mail Little /Golledge and Clayton families
trying to find the families of Henry Little and Ada Clayton married 1892 Doncaster children John Lucy Gladys Leslie and Charles and the family of Emily Ann Little and Herbert Golledge married 1894 in Doncaster children Alfred, Ernest, Annie, Henry, Walter, Edith and Frank
red mail Beard
Looking for rlatived of William Beard, bn c1851, who married Sarah Ann Petty. They had a daughter Ethel bn c1880 who married Herbert Gilberthorpe, then Frederick Symonds
red mail Thomas Varley
Looking for any info on Thomas Varley born 1820 in Doncaster. Specifically looking for parents names. Thomas married Mary ?, their son, my greatgrandfather, Henry was born in Parish of Derbyshire in 1857, married Esther Ann Brierley 1875 in Chatterton (Oldham)& came to US in 1880s. Any information is welcome!
red mail Halsall
Looking for descendants of Thomas Halsall born 1 Sep 1878 in Prescot Lancs. Married Mary Ann Holingraker in 1907 at Heptonstall. Thomas died about 1945 in Doncaster.
red mail Hannah
Am looking for any info on william somertell? bond Hannah married to Elizabeth Alexandra Hannah nee Owen. They lived in Baden Rise Doncaster during ww2. Willaim worked at the ordnace factory as an acid shop Foreman. They had a daughter Mavis 040743.Mavis moved to wellingborough in the 60s and changed her surname to Fisher
Thomas Rawson born Doncaster 1860,Father Thomas, Mother Mary.Thomas married Melina Bennett in Donny in 1883 in 1886 they has daughter Lucy.
Violet May Bennett born Doncaster 1900 ,Father Lewis Bennett,Mother Agness Pearson
red mail BENNETT
Nellie Edith born 1892.George Arthur born 1896.Elsie M born 1901 all born Doncaster,Parents William Bennett and Martha Parker Beecham
red mail SPINK.KING
Joseph Spink married Mary Florence King in 1898 in Doncaster they had 1 son by 1900 Ezra born Doncaster.Mary`s parents were John King and Mary Jane Sutton.
Burton / Parkin
My Grandfather Edwin Burton b1880 Little Smeaton, was a Engin Driver in Doncaster. He married Mary Ann Parkin,their children were John b1904, and Thomas Henry b1906.
George Preston born 1846 in Doncaster married Sarah Jane Hanson approx 1864 in Doncaster.They had 5 children one of theirs Mary Ann Preston married John W Cheswick in 1891 in Doncaster.Lots on the Cheswicks
Edward Stevenson born Doncaster in 1866 married Ada Martha Brown.Ada`s father was Angus Sinclaire Brown. Drugist and Chemist born Scotland in 1838 his wife was Louisa.They had a Chemist shop in Doncaster in 1881.
John Newsome born 1867 in Doncaster,Father Robert mother Ann .John married Alice Knowles in Doncaster in 1895.Alice was born in Bawtry in 1865 Father George mother Ann
Mary Ann Dodson born 1869 in Doncaster, Parents George Preston and Sarah Jane Hanson.Mary married John William Cheswick in 1891 in Doncaster.Have you got Mary in your tree ?
red mail DODSON
James William Dodson born Doncaster 1878 father John married Dotty Elizabeth Sanderson in 1901 in Doncaster.I am intrested in this family if you have any connection.
red mail Baxter
From The Century Cyclopedia of Names 1895 Robert Dudley Baxter was born at Doncaster 3rd February 1827 and died 20th May 1875. An English statistician. He became a solicitor in 1842 and partner in the law firm of Baxter, Rose and Norton at Westminster in 1860. Author of various works on Income and Taxation.
red mail Woods Of Doncaster
In 1901 census Albert Sorsby Wood born 1871 Conisbrough Glass Blower married Margaret Liversidge born circa 1872 Conisbrough children John b 1893 Amy b 1896 would like any advice on how to find out more about my great grandfather Albert Sorsby WoodHis occupation address parents etc Regards Trish :-)
Silverwood Colliery
Padcroft Boys Home Yiewsley Middlesex ran from 1902 to 1949 and some 8,000 boys passed through its doors. For many years boys were sent to work at collieries around the South Yorkshire area and in particular, Silverwood colliery. University researcher would appreciate any information on the 'boys' or their families as many remained in the area

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