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08 November 2020 Softly Or Softley Researching my mothers family of softly - they seem to have been around the castle acre, west acre, docking area and were predominately blacksmiths from what i have discovered so far - any help or even maybe distant relatives appreciated
03 November 2020 Smith, Dennis, Bannell, Goldsberry, Claxton, Silence, Daw, Johnson, Mayhew Researching family and ancestors of my great grandmother Abigail Smith, born Gaywood 1865, daughter of John Smith and Elizabeth Johnson. Elizabeth was born Castle Rising, the daughter of Amy Johnson, singlewoman. John Smith, born Grimston 1838, son of Zac
19 October 2020 Reeder If anyone can tell me what the connection is with the Norfolk area and the Reeder line I would be much appreciative. I have noticed road names and farms with the name and have traced a lineage back to 1525 at St Mary’s Pulham to east london.
13 October 2020 Wiseman I am trying to find any records of John Wiseman the son of George and Mary Ann (Warnes) of Norwich. He was born about 1864 and in the 1881 census he was a shoemaker in Norwich living with his parents. There is no sign of him with his family in the 1871 ce
10 October 2020 Cook Trying to find info on James Cook, born 1824, Lynn, who married Sarah Ann Frankton, born 1834, in, Coventry at St Margaret's, King's Lynn in 1852. They had a son William James Cook, born in Lynn, 1857.No record of the family on the NFHS site. I belie
29 September 2020 Ancestry Dna Matches I am researching my Norfolk roots: Hey, Tennant, Wright, Swaffham Union Workhouse.If you a have DNA match with Harvard16 on Ancestry I would appreciate hearing from you.
28 September 2020 Bone I’m researching my family tree and find I am having difficulty getting beyond John Bone m. Deborah Margratton d.25.8.75 and buried in Beetley. If any links or information pleased to discuss.
18 September 2020 Walpole I am trying to prove my descent from John Walpole Esq 1525-1588 of Houghton. I am descended from his daughter Bridget, whom married Henry Paynel, down to the Parmenter family.
13 September 2020 Creasey My great-great g/father Frederick Wm Creasey was born in Scole,Norfolk in 1857. Have found a record which suggests he may have been a Chelsea Pensioner but it gives 'Sent' Norfolk as birth place. I can't find 'Sent' anywhere, bit confused! Any advice wd b
01 September 2020 Bale/Fitt I Have tried with no success to find an address in Norwich it is 60 Salford St in 1915 was it a workhouse or mother and baby home?
31 August 2020 Grimmer Looking of anyone and anything to do with the Grimmer families of Norfolk/Suffolk. Happy for any form of contact. Thank you!
13 August 2020 Wright In 1829 Sarah Hawes of Newton Flotman, had a child out of wedlock by John Wright, Plumber and Glazier. He was made to pay 1/6d per week maintenance. Can anyone help me to find the right John Wright please?
11 August 2020 Riches I have a brick wall regarding James Riches b.1759 in Bungay. He marriedSusanna Calver (Carver?) in abt 1784.He had numerous children inc John b.1785 the eldest who, married Jane Pickett 1810 in Southwark,s.London.I can find no trace of his parents. Gra
03 August 2020 Nursing Home At 3 Aspland Road I'm looking for any information on the Maternity Home which was at 3 Aspland Road, East Wymer. My mother-in-law (now 95) was born there in 1925 and I'm trying to put a book of her life together for her. I don't seem to be able to find anything.
03 August 2020 Parish Researching my PARISH family from West Norfolk mostly around Methwold. Edwar d & William are common names. Happy to share details
01 August 2020 Chelsea Middlesex Sorry - first line should read Grandmother not mother.
31 July 2020 Wymondham Susannah Brown was my m-I-law’s mother. She lived in Battersea with her mother & father, Elizabeth & Wm Morley in 1881 C. Sus was b. In 1835.
20 July 2020 Vincent I would like to hear from anyone who can help with a family mystery. My great grandmother was killed during air raid in WW2 in Norwich but she is NOT buried in Earlham cemetery. Family legend has it that her ashes were scattered in her sister's garden in
17 July 2020 Snelling Appreciate another pair of eyes to ensure, I have all the issue of John and Harriet Snelling (nee Vincent) of Tivetshall St Mary m. 1832 - viz: John 1837, Caroline 1839, Mary Anne 1842, George 1845, Harriet 1847, Maria 1849, Elijah 1851, Robert 1854 and M
13 July 2020 Mower Searching for the parents of Edith Gertrude Mower, b. Oct 1804, Norwich. Assistance would be appreciated
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