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Tag Archives: Gloucestershire

Isaac Family of Horton and Hawkesbury

Isaac Family of Horton and Hawkesbury (With thanks to Mary Isaac of Hall End, Yate) (?) Edward Isaac (-1650) and Joane (-1678)(?) Yeoman of Horton   |   (?) Edward … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

John and Hannah Isaac of Horton

John and Hannah Isaac of Horton (with thanks to Mary Isaac of Yate and Colin Greaves)   (?) Edward Isaac (-1650) and Joane (-1678)(?) Yeoman of Horton | (?) Edward … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

St Rose’s Convent, Stroud

Former Dominican Third Order Convent of St Rose of Lima, Beeches Green, Stroud Buildings designed by Benjamin Bucknall of Woodchester Park Mansion fame and erected between 1862 and 1882. The … Continue reading

July 19, 2016 · 2 Comments

John and Catherine Isaac of Hall End, Yate

Isaac Family of Horton and Yate (with thanks to Mary Isaac of Hall End Farm)   (?) Edward Isaac (-1650) and Joane (-1678)(?) Yeoman of Horton | (?) Edward Isaac … Continue reading

July 18, 2016 · Leave a comment

Franciscan Convent, Woodchester

A Photographic Record Two of these photographs show the orphanage of 1865 but pre-date the erection of the Chapel Wing which was completed in 1869. Other photographs would appear to … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · 4 Comments

Nailsworth Town Crier Competition 1976

Nailsworth Town Crier Competition 1976 – Forty Years Ago by Richard Barton (2016)   Back in 1976 I was eighteen years old and I lived in Fewster Road, Nailsworth. At … Continue reading

July 13, 2016 · Leave a comment

Giles Family of Kington, Thornbury

THE GILES FAMILY OF KINGTON, THORNBURY     Richard Giles I (1638-1714) and Mary (1639-1718) Gentleman of Kington, Thornbury   |   Richard Giles II 1676-1723/4) and Ann Pullen (1691-1739c) … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Holway Family of Olveston and Itchington

Holway Family of Olveston and Itchington John Holway (-1619c) and Martha (-1639c) Yeoman of Olveston   |   Edward Holway (-1615c) and – Cullimore Husbandman of Itchington    |   … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Byford or Biford Family of Slimbridge

BYFORD OR BIFORD FAMILY OF SLIMBRIDGE AND CAM     Abraham Byford I (-1754) and Sarah (-1767) Yeoman of Slimbridge   |   William Byford I (1740/1-1795) and Sarah Holder … Continue reading

July 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

John Middleton and Son, Architects

The Full Text of Brian’s Life of John Middleton (2004) Brian wrote in the beginning of ‘John Middleton – Victorian, Provincial Architect’ – ‘A more detailed and comprehensive version of … Continue reading

June 23, 2016 · 1 Comment