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Tag Archives: Gloucestershire

Marriages (Weddings) at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1767-1812

Thornbury Registers: Marriages (1767-1812), transcribed by Richard Byrd The transcribed marriages from the Bishops Transcripts for Thornbury Parish (Jun. 17, 1767 – Nov. 17, 1812) supplemented by Phillimore’s Index where … Continue reading

March 21, 2020 · Leave a comment

Burials at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1768-1812

  Thornbury Registers: Burials (1768-1812), transcribed by Richard Byrd     Please Press this Link: Thornbury Parish Register – Burials 1768-1812 For an Index containing Names, some Comments, and Page … Continue reading

January 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Baptisms at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1768-1812

Thornbury Registers: Baptisms (1768-1812), transcribed by Richard Byrd     Please Press this Link:   Thornbury Parish register (pages 436) – Simple (corrected) For the Index:   Thornbury Parish Register … Continue reading

January 9, 2020 · 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

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

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

Holyoake’s Journey of 1842

George Jacob Holyoake’s Journey of 1842 by Catherine Howe (2012) Here is an easy to read and interesting book which follows the connection between early nineteenth century socialism and the … Continue reading

February 21, 2018 · Leave a comment

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

Luce Family of South Gloucestershire

THE LUCE FAMILY OF PUCKLECHURCH, ROCKHAMPTON AND TYTHERINGTON With thanks to Sue Stead who carried out most of this research  John Luce -1639 of Pucklechurch   |   Roger Luce … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · 3 Comments

Photographs of Woodchester Priory

Photographs from the Collection of Richard Barton The Church and Priory was designed by Charles Hansom. The Church of Our Lady of the Annunciation was built for the Passionists between … Continue reading

August 2, 2016 · 13 Comments