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Burials at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1684-1812

Thornbury Registers: Burials (1684-1812), transcribed by Richard Byrd Notes about the Parish Register 1684-1736 by Richard Byrd:   The Thornbury Parish Register covers the years 1684-1718 and 1728-1736.  The years … Continue reading

January 29, 2020 · Leave a comment

Baptisms (Christenings) at St Mary’s Church, Thornbury, Gloucestershire, 1684-1812

1. Thornbury Baptism Register (1684-1768)   With thanks to Richard Byrd for transcribing the Baptism Registers for the Parish of St Mary, Thornbury. Press links for access: Baptisms 1684-1737 Registers … 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

James and Ann Eley, Farmers of Morton, Kingswood and Tortworth

THE ELEY FAMILY OF THE VALE OF BERKELEY (?) James Eley (-1688) and Mary (-1686) of Thornbury | (?) James Eley (1644-1719) and Elizabeth (1650-1723) of Thornbury | James Eley … Continue reading

June 16, 2016 · 1 Comment

Thomas and Sarah Eley of Morton, Thornbury

ELEY FAMILY OF THORNBURY (?) James Eley (-1688) and Mary (-1686) of Thornbury | (?) James Eley (1644-1719) and Elizabeth (1650-1723) of Thornbury | James Eley I (1688–1754) an Elizabeth … Continue reading

June 16, 2016 · 2 Comments

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

  Robert Barton (1604(?)-1663) and Susannah Holway (-1684) Yeoman of Thornbury |  John Barton I (1636-1687) and Mary Thurston (1645-1691)  Yeoman of Thornbury | John Barton II (1672-1727) and Sarah … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · 1 Comment