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Tag Archives: Gloucestershire

Barton Family of Thornbury

BARTON FAMILY OF THORNBURY Richard Barton has spent over forty-five years investigating the Barton Family of Thornbury, North Nibley and Slimbridge in Gloucestershire. He is indebted to the website, ‘Thornbury … 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

Henry Stephens of Chavenage

To download John Fendley’s essay entitled, ‘Henry Stephens of Chavenage – a Tragic Convert,’ please press the link below:

October 4, 2017 · 6 Comments

Hebrew Community of Cheltenham, Gloucester and Stroud by Brian Torode

To download the complete text of the 1989 edition of ‘The Hebrew Community of Cheltenham, Gloucester and Stroud’ by Brian Torode, please press the link below: This first edition was … Continue reading

January 5, 2017 · 1 Comment

St Stephen’s Church, Tivoli

To download this album of postcards and photographs of St Stephen’s Church, please press the link below: To download Brian Torode’s account of the War Memorial Chapel, St Stephen’s Church, … Continue reading

July 27, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Rose’s Convent, Stroud

To download Richard Barton’s album of postcards and photographs of the former Dominican Third Order Convent of St Rose of Lima, Stroud, please press the link below: To download this … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · 6 Comments

Franciscan Convents at Taunton and Woodchester

To download this album of photographs and postcards of the Franciscan Convents at Taunton and Woodchester please press the link below: Two of these photographs show the orphanage at Woodchester … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 4 Comments

Nailsworth Town Crier Competition 1976

To download Richard Barton’s account of the Nailsworth Town Crier Competition in 1976, please press the link below:

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Gloucestershire Bishops

To download this account of ‘Gloucestershire’s bishops and ecclesiastical boundaries through the centuries,’ by Richard Barton and Brian Torode, please press the link below: See also this list of bishops, … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment