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Heanor Market
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
Heanor today is a medium sized market town, located in the East Midlands. Situated in Derbyshire, almost midway between Derby and Nottingham, it has good access to both centres for shopping and night-life. The focal point of any market town is,...
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Shipley Hall, Heanor
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
There had been a hall at Shipley since at least the 13th century. It is known that Sir Edward Leche, the Lord of the Manor, built a hall there in 1630's, a tall gabled house. In 1713 the Hall was passed to Sir Edward's granddaughter, Hester...
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Mount Zion Independent Chapel at Marlpool, Heanor
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
Langley is mentioned in the Domesday Book of 1086, 700 years before Langley Mill existed! Other local places in the Domesday Book were Heanor, Codnor, and "Smithycotes." At the end of the 18th century, non-conformist groups were already meeting...
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Aldercar Hall, Heanor
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
Aldercar is an old area of what is now a joint parish with Langley Mill. The grandest building in Aldercar (and Langley Mill too, for that matter) was Aldercar Hall. By the mid 1800's the Hall, originally built in 1668, was occupied by the...
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History of Smalley Derbyshire, Bonnie Prince Charlie 1745
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
Few people would readily associate the village of Smalley, situated about two miles west of Heanor, with Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745 - but there is a clear link. During the winter of 1745, Charles Edward Stuart, the...
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Interested to know about the genealogy of the dela torre's
by herby 8 years, 6 months ago
i am herby dela torre, 25 yrs old and i am interested to know the genalogy of the dela torre families around the world. please provide information to: herby@uymail.com or you can contact me thru mobile number: +639063708611 thank you so much!
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looking for Jackson relatives out of Winchester,ky
by 7776547 8 years, 6 months ago
i am looking for Jackson relatives of mine on the Mildred Frances Aldridge Jackson side out of the Winchester KY area and around.Mygrandmother had i believe daughters Beaulah Clay Jackson Northern my mother <and a daughter named Julia I...
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Wallaceburg,Ontario
by Cor 8 years, 6 months ago
In 1878 that was where my great grandfather was born. He moved to Central Lake, MI in 1900 as a lumberjack. In 1905 he married Harriett Murphy of Echo Township,MI. He moved to Charlevoix,MI in 1923 farming 40 acres in Antrim county during the...
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Oxford 1851 Census results for Launchbury
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
1851 Census HO107 1730/ 317/ 116 Coombe, Woodstock Union Lanchbury William; Head Married 71 Ag Lab born Oxf Coombe Lanchbury Ann; Wife Married 62 born Oxf Coombe Lanchbury James; son, Unmarried 30 Ag Lab born Oxf Coombe Lanchbury Henry;...
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Looking for John Mehaffey (Mahaffey?) and Margaret Clugston of Durmallagh, Aghaderg, Down, Ireland
by jqvalle 8 years, 6 months ago
John Mehaffey was possibly born in Ireland in 1785 and possibly died in N. Carolina in 8/1873. His wife may have been Margaret Clugston (? died in 1867 in Ireland). They had three daughters, Margaretta (born 1/26/1840), Sarah Anne (born...
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Looking for Wesley Hudson of Owen County KY
by jqvalle 8 years, 6 months ago
Wesley Hudson was listed in the 1850 US Census as living in Owen County, KY at age 40 years with his wife Mahala or Mahulda with children Mary, John, Lucinda, James, William and Thomas. Their marriage date is possibly 12/28/1838. They had another...
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Looking for the birth record of my great-grandmother Kilcreas
by missy1253 8 years, 6 months ago
I'm looking for any information on the birth of my great grandmother,Her name was Molly Kilcreas. She was born to Josh Kilcreas on Jan.20,1876 and on her birth certificate it listed Galveston, Texas as where she was born. No mother listed. Mr....
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Surname Mastroeni f/ Scily
by Mgasm95 8 years, 6 months ago
My grandfather's name is Dominick Mastroeni from Santa Lucia, Sicily. He came over to the states in the 60's with my mother and grandmother. Since my mother grew up here, she never got the chance to meet any of my grandfathers family. We don't...
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Oxford 1841 Census results for Launchbury & Wickson
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
1841 Census HO107 20/06 10. Dean Ct Fm, Hill End, Hormer, Cumnor Adams William; 54 Farmer Adams Mary; 54 Adams Elizabeth; 95 Constable Elizabeth; 23 Domestic Servant Lansbury Charles 20 fm serv 1841 Census HO107 020/06 12 Dean Ct...
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Stanton Harcourt St Michael Parish Registers; Wickson
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
Stanton Harcourt St Michael Parish Baptisms, Wickson (Wixon) transcribed by K. V. Elphinstone, copied and cheched by Colin Harris, Oxfordshire county Archivist 1961. 1813 14 November, George Wickson, s. John and Charlotte, lab of Sutton....
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Bobb/Bubb/Bupp
by sidbobb 8 years, 6 months ago
Moses Bobb listed in the 1840 Union County PA census with wife Rebecka Breininger Bobb and one female child under 5 years of age. Moses is my gggrandfather. Moses is listed in the 1850 Union County PA census with wife Rebecka Breininger Bobb....
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BETANCOURTS HELLO
by PLAYFUL ONE 8 years, 6 months ago
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Pirate - James Campbell
by ravensky 8 years, 6 months ago
james campbell was a pirate /privateer who was jean lafittes first mate.he also served in tne navy aboard the uss constitution in the war of 1812.i'm proud to be his descendant.
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South Hinksey Parish Burials - Launchbury 19 C
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
South Hinksey Parish Burials, Loose leaf collection of typed notes in a ring binder at Oxford Archives without recorded transcription authors details. 1869 23 May, Henry Lanchbury, 48 of New Hinksey Buried by T. P. Garnier 1873 20 July,...
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Two Churches with the same name, Hinksey
by Dave Calladine 8 years, 6 months ago
Let me explain about the two sets of records for the church of St Lawrence in Hinksey, there are two Churchs dedicated to St Lawrences, Why anybody would dedicate two churches less then a mile apart with the same name is beyond common sense. It...
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