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A tribute to the life and work of Brian Torode

Hebrew Community of Cheltenham, Gloucester and Stroud by Brian Torode

the-hebrew-community-of-cheltenham-full Press on the link above   This is a complete copy of the original 1989 edition of ‘The Hebrew Community of Cheltenham, Gloucester and Stroud’ by Brian Torode. This … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Daughters of the Cross in Cheltenham

Daughters of the Cross in Cheltenham 1863-1873   by Richard Barton (1987)   During the 1850’s education for wealthy middle class girls experienced a revolution in Cheltenham as a result … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

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

Postlip Chapel

Roman Catholic Church of St James the Great, Postlip During the latter part of the nineteenth century Catholic missions had grown up in places to the north of Cheltenham. The … Continue reading

January 3, 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 Samuel Marling of Woodchester | Robert Marling (1752-) of Woodchester / Rodborough | George Marling (1782c-1861) and Sarah Gould (1794-1855) (He ran … Continue reading

December 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Sharpness Union Church (1880-1930)

Frank G. Marling: ‘The First Fifty Years of Union Church, Sharpness 1880-1930,  published by T & W Goulding, Printers and Publishers, Nelson Street, Bristol, 1930.   ‘Foreward – I have … Continue reading

December 28, 2016 · Leave a comment

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

Okes, Wallington and Perry Families of Wotton-under-Edge – Descent Charts

Okes, Wallington and Perry Families of Wotton-under-Edge For more information see ‘Sarah Wallington 1719-1757 and her Ancestors of Wotton-under-Edge’ compiled by John Bradley (1995) OKES FAMILY OF WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE (Descent through … Continue reading

December 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Greenwood Family of Thornbury

GREENWOOD FAMILY OF THORNBURY   There is a considerable amount of material on the Thornbury Roots Website and I am especially grateful to Chris Doig for his help with researching … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment