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red mail MILLMAN, SCOOT & DAMM of Thorne
I am looking for information on the Millman family who lived in King Street Thorne . Abraham Millman married Mary Scoot, died in 1824 son of John Millman born about 1740. John married Martha Damm in 1761 in Thorne. If anyone can help I would be very grateful. Thank you
red mail Sarah Foster born Thorne (Black Bull)
My great grandmother Sarah Foster was born in Thorne in1843.In 1864 she was unmarried & living in Epworth where her Son Samuel Driffield Foster was born. In 1874 she married Matthias Glew.In Oct 1874 she gave birth to twin daughters, Alice & Annie. Alice died when a few months old. Annie grew up & became my grand mother.I would be grateful for any information about the Foster family from Thorne. Thanks Sue.
red mail sisters born to grocer in thorne
I am looking for information about 2 sisters who were born in Thorne to a grocer called William Baxter Beale. His shop was at 117 King Edward Road, Thorne. There names were Pauline and Pamela Beale born in 1934 and 1936.Any information would be appreciated
red mail 24 October 1924
I am looking for my aunt Pamela Betty Hawthorn born 24 October 1924 in Thorne. She was given away at about 9 months and her name probably changed. She was born at Restholme according to her birth certificate which was perhaps a cottage hospital.
red mail wadsworth
im looking for info about my great aunt jessie hirst in particularly her son arthur wadsworth and his wife doreen who celebrated their golden wedding on 19th may 2006 would like to know if arthur has any siblings, children and where he lived married worked also doreens maiden name any info for my great aunt would also be appriciated
red mail hirst/sutcliffe
im looking for information about my grand parents william henry hirst (1891-1968)and his wife kate evelyn sutcliffe my grandfather was a school master at settle national school circa 1913 before joining the duke of wellingtons west riding regiment in 1914 after being honerably discharged from the army in 1917 due to a war injury married kate in halifax west yorkshire and sometime between 1917 , 1919 they followed his parents to thorne where they lived for the rest of their lives my grandfather becoming headmaster of thorne travis school they had two sons john thomas hirst and my father william edward hirst i would be most interested in finding info about where my grandparents where born and lived before settling in thorne
red mail John Dobson
My ancestor, John Dobson was born in Thorn in 1720. I know little else (wife's name, date of marriage etc)about him except that he moved to Driffield, East Yorkshire, circa 1750. I would like to hear from anyone with the same family history or perhaps a local historian.
red mail Richard Pattrick
Richard Pattrick is my Great great grandfather. He was born in Thorne in 1813. He married Milley Jackson, born in Snaith 1816, they later moved to Barnsley. I am trying to trace the Pattrick family in Thorne.
red mail MOATE
Mary Moate born 1815 in Thorne, moved I believe to Hull sometime late 1830's/early 1840's. Her father was John and I think her mother was Mary. I think John died 1850 but not sure. Mary married Tindell Suggitt/Suggett on 6th. January, 1845 in Holy Trinity Church Hull. She has disappeared in the 1851 census. Tindell and Mary had split up almost within a year of marriage as Tindell was in another relationship. Can anyone help? I've found this area of my research most difficult.
red mail Cutler/Poppell/Booth - Thorne
Looking for relatives in Thorne area of John Cutler (1782-1848) married Ann Poppell (c1784 - 1843)in 1810. They had a son, John, born in 1827 who immigrated to Australia in 1853. Other children include Elvina (b 1811 - married Thomas Booth 1832), Mary (b1812); David (b1814 - dec?); Jane (b 1815); John (b1817 - dec); David (b1818); Elizabeth (b1819); Hannah (b1821); Sarah (b1829).
red mail Hannah Haig
I am looking for a Hannah Haig of Thorne b about 1770 and married a Priestley or a Wallace. My Greatgrandfather said in his diary she was his grandmother but had no other details. He was not even sure of the spelling. Possibly Hague ? He did say she had a brother who was lost at sea. Does anyone recognise this lady?
red mail Family Dietz in Thorne/Yorkshire
Hello, I´m new in this section. I´m looking for my great-grandfather and his family. He was called Emil Dietz and worked as a mechanical engineer for the german company Gebhardt and König in several colleries round about 1900 - 1914. Who knows something about him, his daughter Hanna or even about the rest of his family. I´m very interested in his daughter Hanna and I´m looking forward to any answer and information. Many thanks and best Regards Birgit
Todd, Sutton
My grandmother Ethel Todd was born in 1883 to William Palmer Todd (master waterman)and Annie Elizabeth Sutton (born of George Sutton and Sarah Smith). She appears to have had a number of brothers and sisters , William Todd (b 1887) Minnie Todd, b1891 (who married Edmund Thorley), Edward Todd, b 1894 ( who married Laura Pepper), Sarah Todd b1897 (who married John Vaux), Charles Todd b 1900. All born Thorne except Wiiliam Palmer Todd who was born in Keadby. Interested to hear from any descendants.
red mail Thorne
Looking for my great great uncle and family who lived in thorne since about 1891. they were on the census for 1891 to 1911. my great great uncle was GEORGE ROBINSON and his family were wife HANNAH, and children ANN (1877) FLORENCE (1879) GEORGE (1883) FREDERICK (1885) ETHEL (1887) ERNEST (1890) CHARLES (1892) AND EVELYN (1896). when living in thorne they lived at No 1 the gatehouse thorne. do any ROBINSONS still live in thorne and is anyone related to my family. looking for any information as we do not have much information on my dads side of the family. thankyou
red mail ARMITAGE of Thorne
I am hunting out Armitage family members in the Thorne (Yorkshire) area, as I am related to Walter & Clara Armitage (born around 1850). Walter lived in the St Nicholas parish & worked as an engineer. He had at least 3 children: Germaine Leo (b. ~1876), Walter and Ewart. Is he related to the other Armitages in Thorne? - William (b. ~1826), a retired chemist and his wife Elizabeth.
red mail The Ship Inn Thorne.
My great grandfather Walter Wraith worked/lived at the Ship Inn in Thorne with his family. In the 1901census it suggests the inn was by Thorne lock. Can anyone help me find photographs of the inn?
red mail Darley ,Yorkshire and Lincolnshire
Charles Darley was a partner in, and later bought out the Whitfield Brewery in Thorne. Seeking any information on the family
red mail Whitfield
William Whitfield was a brewer in Thorne. He had a daughter, Alice, who married Christopher Fairweather in 1838. Looking for any information on the Whitfield family.
red mail Gilderdale
Seeking further info on my ancestor Mary Gilderdale b 1765 in Thorne. Married Thomas Collinson and died 1819. believe her parents were Anthony Gilderdale and Mary Searson
red mail Cawkwell's from Thorne
Can anyone help me regarding the Cawkell family from Thorne. Originally I was looking for an Elizabeth Cawkell born c 1760. I believed her to be the daughter ofWilliam Cawkwell and Ann Ossitt who married Samuel Hill 26 June 1782. However, I then found that this Elizabeth died aged 4 months. The marriage record says that Samuel Hill married Elizabeth Cawkwell in Thorne, so who is she. I thought it possible that she could have been an Elizabeth Cawkwell from Gainsborough Lincolnshire as the Cawkwells came from that area before settling in Thorne. Can anyone help?
red mail Pearsons in Thorne & Fishlake
Looking for Pearson ancestors in the Thorne - Fishlake area of Yorkshire between 1720 and 1850. Trade was Keelman, Shipbuilder and Shipowner.
red mail MILLSON or MILLSTONE, Thorne
John Egarr MILLSON was b 1800 in Thorne, parents were William MILLSON/MILLSTONE and Mary EGARR. It was William's second marriage. Looking for William and his parents from Thorne or possibly Whitgift or surrounding area. Mother possibly Sarah MOGSON
THREADGOULD FAMILY Thorne, Fishlake, Campsall and etc. Lithographers in Leeds in 1901. Olga.
red mail Missing Half Sisters
Can anybody help me with any info regarding my half sisters,whos birth names were Eileen Allison born about 1941 and Audrey Allison born in 1942. Their mother was Irene Allison nee Hodkin.Their father was Thomas Mark Allison.They were born in Corona Drive.Thorne.It is possible that one of the girls married a Frank Jones circa 1964. Any help at all would be greatly appreciated.
Thorne Ancestors
I am looking for any information about the following families. Gillyean, Wraith, Lillford, Colbridge or other connected branches.
red mail Watermen
In the middle of the 19th Century they were primarily working the waterways and canals. Looking for any record of children born to Sarah Fowlston, b. 1798 in Doncaster, and James Breasley,b.1782 in Thorne. They were married Aug 1819 in Doncaster. They appear in the 1851 census living with her brother Charles and his family in Thorne. I have been unable to find they had any children. Sarah had another brother William who also ended up in Thorne.
I am beginning a new line with this branch. Robert WALKER was born 14 June 1880 at Thorne. He worked as a hawker in the mid - late 1890's and joined the Royal Navy at Chatham, Kent as a stoker in 1899. He was stationed at Fareham in 1909 when he met his future wife Ellen MEAD. He died at sea within the first few days of WW1. His birth certificate gives his mother's name as ALICE WALKER - no father named. I also have his marriage cert to Ellen MEAD at Fareham, Hampshire and copies of his service records. If you recognise Robert, please get in touch. I am happy to share what details I have so far. Thanks!
red mail Allison-Richardson-Wheatley
I am trying to trace info about my family.My granddad was John Robert Allison,a miner who,I think died about 1947,possibly in Pontefract.He lived in Thorne for many years.Also would like some info on John and Evelyn Richardson and their family.My dads half brother 'Geordie'Wheatley lived with them.Would be gratefulfor any info.
red mail Dunderdale George Parking
Any details of Goerge Parking Dunderdale born 30th September 1830 Occupation Blacksmith Died 22nd May 1900. Father Thomas Dunderdale born 17th Jan 1795 Died 14th July 1883. Son John P Dunderdale born 1859. Mark.
red mail Moore/ Ridgill families
I'm chasing information on my GG Grandfather, William Moore and his wife Mary Ridgill. William was born in Hatfield on 17th April 1841. Mary was born in Thorne on 28th Sept 1842. Their fourth son William, born 1865 in Thorne, emigrated to Queensland Australia. He married Lucy Ann Sellars in 1885 at Ipswich Qld.
red mail Beevers/Thorne/Mexborough
I am looking for anyone with info on John William Beevers and offspring he lived on a barge in Sluice Lane Thorne with his wife Emily Jane(nee Moxon).He was the youngest child of James Beevers of Mexborough.
red mail William Chapman
William Chapman was born in or around Thorne about 1860. According to his marriage certificate his father was Robert Oliver. William married Mary Elizabeth Lindley of Reedness, West Riding, in 1886 at Goole. They had either 7 or 8 children, including my grandfather William Jarvis Chapman.
red mail Winfield
I`m looking for information about my Late Grandmothers Relatives. Her maiden name was winfield she was born around 27/01/1929. She married my Late Grandfather John (Jack) Thomas Williams. Her first name was Evlyn. I know she had brothers3-4 i dont know about sisters. She had 2 children Barry (my father) and Janet.
I am descended from a Mary Mortished who lived in Thorne and later married John Wagstaff. If you are also connected to the Mortished family in the Thorne Area I would love to hear from you.
I am descended from a Wagstaff family who lived in Thorne. If you are also descended from a Wagstaff family in the Thorne Area I would love to hear from you.
red mail Leggott Clan
My father's family came from Thorne including Grandfather Harry (1906). His Wife, Susan (or Susannah) Freear (1910) was born in Rawcliffe. The records indicate they married in 1927. Three children (Kitty (1928), Geoffrey (1932) and Enid (1934)) were born in Thorne. The family moved to Scunthorpe around 1934-37. Further additions to the family were Irene (1937), Harry (1941), Edwin and Susan (1948) Appreciate it if anyone has any more to add to this
Thomas Rowley born approx 1817 in Thorne, Father Thomas,Mother Sarah Barker.Thomas junior married Mary A Jaques from Barnby Dun.They had 5 children all born Barnby Dun
red mail Wraith family
I am currently building my family tree which includes the surname Wraith ancestors of my maternal grandmother Joseph Wraith b.1828 m. Ann surname unknown children Charles b.1853, George b.1867, Ann b. 1870 and Walter innkeeper of the Ship Inn_ father of Maud Alice my maternal grandmother any info gratefully received
red mail Bell Ancestors
BELL,FERRABY,STANILAND,GREYBURN,KELSEY -Lots of information relating to these families and their links with the shipbuilding trades

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