A tribute to the life and work of Brian Torode

Tag Archives: Gloucestershire

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

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

Coopey Family of Cam

COOPEY FAMILY OF CAM   I am indebted to John and Hilary Theyers for the information that they have generously shared with me     FIRST DESCENT Jeptha Coopey (-1706) and … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · Leave a comment

Daniel and Mary Budding of Cam

DANIEL BUDDING OF CAM     Daniel Budding and Mary Harding (1698-)   |   Mary Budding  (1730-) and Thomas Coopey I (1734-1793) Broadweaver of Quarry, Cam   |   … Continue reading

December 20, 2016 · 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 · Leave a comment