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30 May 2018 Leighton/Lighton I am researching this strand of my family tree. I know they came from Tivetshall St Mary and tivetshall St Margaret. My great grandfather was Frederick born in 1856 Tivetshall St margaret- his father William (spelt Lighton) and mother Ann Lighton ( former
22 May 2018 Oxford University 1650s I apologize for asking in the wrong county. We Harrisons of Ireland and Norfolk may have an Irish Harrison who attended Oxford University in the 1650s. Whom would I contact at Oxford for a record on a former student, who attended university there? I wo
20 May 2018 Canham Wondering if there are any CANHAMS still residing in the Norfolk area? We have many in Western New York State. Happy to exchange information. Also, will the GDPR cause the loss of your site?
11 May 2018 Back Nfhs Magazines Have a lot of old mags back to 2002, available to any researcher, preferably within the Durham area.
08 May 2018 Bindley, Nichols Hope someone can help. I am trying to find the marriage record for John Bindley and Elizabeth Esther Nichols. Nothing has been found with NORS search. Date of marriage Dec 21-23 1888. Believed to have married at St Mark's Lakenham.
06 May 2018 Bradstreet And Abbott South lopham, Fersfield and Bressingham. Why were they sometimes called Bradstreet and other times Abbott c1700-c1900
04 May 2018 Harrison We Harrisons have 9 branches in the U.K., Ireland, Canada, the U.S., and New Zealand. In Ireland we researched back to 1687. Before that our ancestor was from Norfolk, England, possibly a Rycharde Heryson (1500s), a Catholic rector, may be our ancestor.
02 May 2018 Buttivant Want to know more about the origins of the Buttivant family/surname. Where did it come from and in what year/century did it arrive in Norfolk? Thanks in advance for any help (am a newbie just at the start of my journey).
30 April 2018 Baker Christopher Baker of Weeds Square Norwich, Died Dec 22,1906, aged 67. Anybody know where he was buried please?
22 April 2018 Dowdy, Well-Next-The-Sea Hello all, I have found a Richard Dowdy getting married to a Mary Neal 1807, they had one son James Dowdy born 1808, Richard died in 1809 Wells-next-the-sea. i was wondering if someone could help me a little more, thank you for taking the time to read
19 April 2018 Samuel Ribbands I just received a birth registration for this person and when I checked the census for 1871 it showed he was on a detention ship--Cornwall. Is there a way to find out what he did to be placed on this ship?
19 April 2018 Whatling,Norwich St Augustines The family website gives more detail: Please contact if you share my interests.
11 April 2018 Harrison - Saxthorpe Harrison -Saxthorpe looking for Tithe Applotment details - for any Harrison plus site/field number. Also location of Kelly's Lane c1841
03 April 2018 Roe/Vickers Samuel was born to John Roe and Charlotte Vicker in 1871 in Norwich. John and Charlotte were not married until after his birth. His sister Ellen Harriet was born with the last name of Roe (I already applied to GRO for her birth certificate). Samuel enli
02 April 2018 Neve I am keen to learn any information on Sarah Neve 1858, born in Hethersett daughter of Richard. If anyone has any information I would love to hear from you. Thank you
02 April 2018 Hook Looking for information concerning daughters of Rebecca Hook (b1801) Wymondham, in a particular Sarah Kett Hook. Also interested in Rebecca Hook's mother Ann 1775 Blickling
01 April 2018 Roe/Vickers Samuel Roe was born 1871 to John Roe and Charlotte Vicker prior to their marriage in 1897. His attestation papers in 1889 uses the last name of Roe but when he married in 1897 to Clara Goff his last name was Vickers on their marriage cert. Can I find ou
30 March 2018 Riches/Pikett Looking for information on John Riches, he married Eliza Pikett in 1849 they emigrated to Michigan in 1850. John Riches was a miller and his father also John was listed as a farmer on the marriage cert. In 1850 John was living at Sedge Fen Drove, Southe
15 March 2018 Francis Of Bintree And South Creake Thomas Francis with wife Mary and 5 children emigrated to Virginia prior to 1696,
14 March 2018 Wakeling And Cole Looking for the date of marriage of James Wakeling and Vera May Cole at Smallburgh, Norfolk? 1915. Can anyone help please?
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