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The Berkeley Family and the Roman Catholic Church

The Berkeley Family and the Roman Catholic Church Richard Barton (1989) An extended version of an article published in Journal 9 of the Gloucestershire and North Avon Catholic History Society … Continue reading

August 22, 2020 · Leave a comment

Organ Family History of Berkeley & North Nibley

  Back in 2010 Andrew Plaster of Bristol produced a fascinating study, ‘Organ family history of Berkeley and North Nibley’. Richard Organ was Andrew’s 13th Great Grandfather and he was … Continue reading

June 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

Sharpness: Catholic Chapel of Our Lady Star of the Sea

Sharpness Chapel: An Episode By Jane Bradshaw (1989) I first became interested in the Catholic chapel at Sharpness when I was looking at the list of documents held at Bristol … Continue reading

October 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Selina Powell – From Purton to Bromyard Down

SELINA POWELL (1833-1895), Great II Grandmother of Richard Barton  Daughter of Aaron Cook and Hannah (nee Vizard) Wife of Isaac Pick Mother of Ellen Barton Also Mother of Mary Pick … Continue reading

June 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

Walter Eley’s Journal 1900

To download this document: ‘An Account of a Meeting of the Four Eley Brothers in Gloucestershire on 17, 18, 19 September 1900’ by the Youngest, Walter Eley’  See also: Family … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Frank Marling of Sharpness

To download, ‘Reminiscences: Some recollections of Frank George Marling born at Berkeley, Glos, on 7th January 1863′ Also see: Sharpness Union Church: http://wp.me/p4BX9P-24f Writing Lives: http://www.writinglives.org/category/frank-george-marling  For more information about this … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · 2 Comments

James Eley’s Journal 1808

To download this Journal of a Tour From Thornbury, Gloucestershire, to Leominster, Herefordshire, in July 1808 by James Eley ‘This Journal was written at the particular desire of my daughter … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ernest Edward Eley (1869-1950), Farmer of Tortworth, Kingswood and Berkeley

To download this document about Ernest Edward and Emily Eley and their progeny: See also Ernest’s parents: See also Emily’s parents:  FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS FAMILY CONTACT: btsarnia@gmail.com

June 5, 2016 · 1 Comment

Wanted – Hannah Cook of Purton

COOK FAMILY OF BERKELEY Aaron Cook I (-1748) and Mary Tripling (-1748) (?) of Riddleford, Purton | William Cook (1723-1786) and Mary Everett (1732-1812)  Yeoman and Dairyman of Saniger and … Continue reading

June 1, 2016 · Leave a comment

William Barton (1784-1842), the tragic life of a failed farmer who drowned in the River Avon

To download this file about William Barton of North Nibley, Churchstanton, Berkeley and Easton in Gordano: Related files: FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS FAMILY PLEASE CONTACT: btsarnia@gmail.com

May 24, 2016 · 1 Comment