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Category Archives: Richard’s Family History

Bradley Family of Elberton and Oldbury-on-Severn

BRADLEY FAMILY OF ELBERTON AND OLDBURY-ON-SEVERN   John Bradley (-1693) and Judith Yeoman of Elberton   |   William Bradley of Elberton   |   Mary Bradley (1706c-1768) and James … Continue reading

October 18, 2018 · Leave a comment

In Pursuit of the Parents of Robert Barton of Thornbury (1604c-1663)

We are indebted to Richard Byrd who has carefully listed early Barton entries from Thornbury Parish Registers in the hope of finding the parents of our ancestor, Robert Barton (1604c-1663). There … Continue reading

August 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

Elizabeth Carpenter of North Nibley, wife of Maurice Organ II

Carpenter Family of North Nibley     Richard Carpenter and Agnes Baker (1580-) Of North Nibley | John Carpenter (1611-) and Margaret Hayward | Jonah Carpenter (1640-1719) and Grace Andrewes … Continue reading

August 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sarah Long of North Nibley, wife of Morrice Organ I

Long Family of North Nibley       (?) Robert Long I of North Nibley   |   (?) Adrian Long (1572/3-) and Elizabeth Turner Labourer of North Nibley   … Continue reading

August 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

Trippett Family of Awre

TRIPPETT FAMILY OF AWRE, GLOUCESTERSHIRE (With thanks to Guy Vincent)   (?) Alexander Hopkins (-1545) (Glos Military Survey 1522 – 20s, £6-13-4d, bow, arrows, sword and dagger) of Awre | … Continue reading

November 16, 2017 · Leave a comment

James and Dorney Families of North Nibley

JAMES FAMILY OF NORTH NIBLEY   (?) Anthony James | George James (-1700) and Mary Dorney (-1702) | Mary James (1687-) and William Trotman V (1687-1716) Clothworker of North Nibley … Continue reading

January 24, 2017 · 2 Comments

Humphreys and Bennett Families of Wotton-under-Edge

HUMPHREYS FAMILY OF WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE   John Humphreys and Lois Tyler (-1720) of Wotton-under-Edge   |   Stephen Humphreys (1682-1766) and Ann Seaborn (1682c-1745) of Wotton-under-Edge   |   Thomas Humphreys … Continue reading

January 4, 2017 · Leave a comment

Allen, May and Longden Families of Hawkesbury

ALLEN FAMILY OF HAWKESBURY   John Allen and Katherine Longden (dau of Arthur Longden)   |   John Allen (1637-1723) and Martha Stephens (-1703)   |   Giles Allen (1677-1741) … Continue reading

December 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Marling Family of Woodchester, Clifton, Berkeley and Sharpness

MARLING FAMILY OF WOODCHESTER, CLIFTON, BERKELEY AND SHARPNESS with thanks to the late Ken Marling of Bromyard and Bev Rock from Australia Samuel Marling of Woodchester | Robert Marling (1752-) … Continue reading

December 29, 2016 · 5 Comments

James Eley, Saddler of Berkeley, and his descendents

ELEY FAMILY OF THORNBURY, LEOMINSTER AND BERKELEY (?) James Eley (-1688) and Mary (-1686) of Thornbury | (?) James Eley (1644-1719) and Elizabeth (1650-1723) of Thornbury   |   James … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment