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Rowland Wyatt (1871-1958), builder of Kingswood

Samuel Wyatt, labourer of Sinwell, Wotton-under-Edge and Anne | Rowland Wyatt I, mason of Sinwell and Elizabeth Evans | Rowland Wyatt II, builder of Kingswood Rowland Wyatt, builder of Kingswood, … Continue reading

October 17, 2019 · 2 Comments

Trotman Family of North Nibley and Wotton-under-Edge

Trotman Family of North Nibley and Wotton-under-Edge   I am indebted to the late F.H. Trotman, who wrote the book, ‘The Trotman Family 1086-1963’, and also Doreen Myercough and Guy … Continue reading

December 21, 2016 · 6 Comments

Brown Family of Wotton-under-Edge and Gearing Frith

THE BROWN FAMILY OF WOTTON-UNDER-EDGE AND GEARING FRITH  With thanks to Susan Stead, Robert Haines and Mary Isaac   Charles Brown I (1712-1790) and Elizabeth Pearce (1708-1778) of Wotton-under-Edge   … Continue reading

October 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Winstone Family of Brookthorpe and Wotton-under-Edge

Winstone Family of Brookthorpe, Wheatenhurst and Wotton-under-Edge   From the Visitations of the County of Gloucestershire: Drugo de Balladon | | | |   Gilbert de Wynston and Isabel de … Continue reading

June 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Richard and Hannah Palser of Wotton-under-Edge

  Thomas Palser I | Thomas Palser II  | Samuel Palser I (1636-) and Margaret Beale  |  Samuel Palser II (1664-) and Sarah Lusty Shearman and clothier of Wotton-under-Edge | … Continue reading

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Terrett Engineers of Kingswood Part I

THE TERRETT FAMILY   William Terrett (1785-1812) and Susannah Dunn (1781-1843) Labourer of Wotton-under-Edge |  Daniel Terrett (1809-1876) and Hannah Palser (1807-1879) Millwright and Engineer of Wotton-under-Edge and Kingswood | … Continue reading

June 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Eley Family (Part II) Leominster, Thornbury and the Vale of Berkeley (1760-)

 JAMES ELEY (1762-1831) AND HIS BAPTIST PROGENY ‘AS HONEST A MAN AS EVER CARRIED  A GAUGE STICK…’   Four Generations of the Eley Family and  their associations  with the Baptist Churches … Continue reading

April 28, 2016 · 2 Comments