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Staff Sergeant Jack Barton, R.E.M.E. (1943-1947)

WILLIAM JOHN BARTON, Leading Artisan Staff Sergeant in the Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers (1943-1947)   William John Barton was born on 24th June 1916 and was baptised on 6th … Continue reading

March 24, 2020 · Leave a comment

Marriages (Weddings) at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1737-1812

1. Marriages 1737-1770, transcribed by Richard Byrd   Here are two files for the marriages between 1737 and 1770: File name:  Marriages 1737-1754 (parish register 1737-1768) File name:  Marriage Banns … Continue reading

March 21, 2020 · Leave a comment

Burials at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1684-1812

Thornbury Registers: Burials (1684-1812), transcribed by Richard Byrd Notes about the Parish Register 1684-1736 by Richard Byrd:   The Thornbury Parish Register covers the years 1684-1718 and 1728-1736.  The years … Continue reading

January 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Baptisms (Christenings) at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1684-1812

1. Thornbury Baptism Register (1684-1768)   With thanks to Richard Byrd for transcribing the Baptism Registers for the Parish of St Mary, Thornbury. Press links for access: Baptisms 1684-1737 Registers … Continue reading

January 9, 2020 · Leave a comment

A Slimbridge Romance – The Love Letters of Percy and Florence Barton (1910-1913)

LETTERS FROM PERCY BARTON TO FLORENCE NOAD These letters form a fascinating ‘diary’ of everyday events in the Village of Slimbridge, Gloucestershire, during the years leading up to the First … Continue reading

November 19, 2019 · Leave a comment

Barton Family of the Forge, Slimbridge, Part II

BARTON FAMILY OF THE FORGE, SLIMBRIDGE, PART II The sixty-one Grandchildren of John and Sarah Barton:   Eight children of Mary (nee Barton) and Joseph Alfred Woodward Five children of … Continue reading

October 23, 2019 · Leave a comment

Ancestors of Maria Barton, nee Ford, of Charleston, South Carolina

Ancestors of Maria Ford – sources collated by Richard Byrd Maria Ford, the eldest daughter of William and Sarah Ford of Tortworth, was baptised in the village church on 18th … Continue reading

October 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

Anthony Barton (1790-1834), alias Aaron Barton, native of the Vale of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, and later of Charleston, South Carolina

Anthony Barton (1790-1834), alias Aaron Barton, native of the Vale of Berkeley, Gloucestershire, and later of Charleston, South Carolina By Richard Barton and Richard Byrd (with thanks to William Baynard … Continue reading

April 28, 2019 · Leave a comment

Barton Family of Thornbury – Parish Registers

I. Thornbury Parish Registers II. Bishop’s Transcripts for Thornbury III. Scribe’s Alcove Index for Thornbury and five other parishes I. Barton Family of Thornbury – Parish Registers Kindly contributed by … Continue reading

April 14, 2019 · Leave a comment

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

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