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THE BULLBROOK FAMILIES FROM PARISH OF HURST, BERKSHIRE

Mary Hurst, daughter of Stephen and Jane BULLBROOK was baptised 13th May, 1731 at Hurst.

Married to James WALTER OR WALTERS on 5th December, 1770 at the Parish Church, Hurst.

The couple finally settle in Shiplake, Oxfordshire. Some of these Walters' families were still living in this little parish in 1943. The village was Binfield Heath.

Interested in descendants of GEORGE ALEXANDER DOVE an engineer at Jagersfontein South Africa.

George DOVE left Thames New Zealand around 1873 and worked in the diamond mines. Married Sarah CRANE. Three children, George Frederick, Alexander Henry and Hannah Jane, known as Dolly. George died 1892 aged 50 yrs. His sons had many children including sons so there could be numerous descendants. His daughter, known as Dolly married Robert James BRIGHTWELL. Robert died in Durban in 1945 and Dolly in 1946 while she was living with a daughter, Clare STEENKAMP.

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