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Eley Family (Part I) Thornbury (-1760)

ELEY FAMILY OF THORNBURY   I am indebted to Chris Doig and those who are involved with the ‘Thornbury Roots’ website   (?) James Eley (-1688) and Mary (-1686) of … Continue reading

December 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Luce Family of South Gloucestershire

THE LUCE FAMILY OF ROCKHAMPTON AND TYTHERINGTON With thanks to Sue Stead who carried out most of this research    Roger Luce and Sarah -1699 of Rockhampton   |   … Continue reading

September 8, 2016 · 3 Comments

Percy Yarnold of Nailsworth

PERCY YARNOLD (1886-1991) by Richard Barton (28th October 2002)   Why should I wish to assemble biographical material concerning the life of an elderly man who I knew as a … Continue reading

July 29, 2016 · Leave a 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

St Arild Sermon by Brian Torode

St Arild’s Sermon at Oldbury on Severn 17th July 2009. It is a great privilege for me to be here this evening, sharing in the celebration weekend of one of … Continue reading

June 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

Eley Journal 1900

‘An Account of a Meeting of the Four Eley Brothers in Gloucestershire on 17, 18, 19 September 1900’ by the Youngest, Walter Eley’   Chapter One Family History   We … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

James Eley’s Journal 1808

Journal of a Tour From Thornbury, Gloucestershire to Leominster, Herefordshire, in July 1808 by James Eley   This Journal was written at the particular desire of my daughter Martha – … Continue reading

June 5, 2016 · Leave a comment

Henry Woodward (1795c-1873), Yeoman of Hill

WOODWARD FAMILY   John Hutten and Mary Andrews of Almondsbury |  Mary Hutten (1700-1762) and Seager Woodward I (-1739?) of Olveston and Almondsbury |  Seager Woodward II (1735-1773?) and Jane … Continue reading

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Thomas Smith (1805-1859), Carpenter of Hill, Compton Greenfield and Bristol

SMITH FAMILY OF SOUTH GLOUCESTERSHIRE AND BRISTOL William Smith (1769c-1845) and Ann (1770-1849) Farmer of Hill, Butcher and Dealer (Higler) of Rockhampton | Thomas Smith I (1805-1859) and Ann Wilson … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · Leave a comment

Catholic Priests in Gloucestershire

(I) ROMAN CATHOLIC CLERGY LISTS FOR GLOUCESTERSHIRE (II) MISSIONERS-APOSTOLIC AND MISSIONARY RECTORS OF CHELTENHAM 1799-1998, ASSISTANT PRIESTS 1850-1916 (III) MISSIONERS-APOSTOLIC AND MISSIONARY RECTORS OF GLOUCESTER  1788-1998 (IV) Clergy entries in … Continue reading

May 18, 2016 · 1 Comment