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04 December 2019 Robinson I am trying to find where Robert Robinson 1813-1899 was born. His Mother was Francis Whiskard 1797-1861. Just started to research this area so would be interested if anyone has any info. Thanks.
19 November 2019 Amess, Crowe, Green, Fish, And Variations Sutton, Catfield, Lessingham, Winterton, and adjacent districts. My starting point is Robert Amiss, bir. Winterton with East Somerton, 16 Mar 1797, bap. Holy Trinity, W. w. E. S., 19 Mar 1797.
19 November 2019 Brettingham, Brittingham Looking for early Brettinghams / Brittinghams 1600s or earlier in Baconsthorpe and Hempstead. My ancestor William Brettingham (b.1640) of Hempstead left London 1658 for the colonies.
15 November 2019 Shearing Is there anybody in Norfolk that is researching or has any information on the Shearing family that came from Garboldisham, East Brandenham, West Bradenham & Thetford.
05 November 2019 Chapman Family Alexander Chapman is my 14th great grandfather. He and other Chapmans were born at Rainsthorpe Hall in Tasburgh. I have seen photos of the hall on line. Trying to figure out why the family which must have been prosperous in Norfolk, ended up in Sedg
21 October 2019 Arthur Barker Trying to locate information on an ancestor who was "Boarded Out" via Barnardos in a Home in Diss about 1925 through to 1937. Is anyone aware if there was a Barnardos Home in Diss? He remained in Norfolk after he was discharged and I have been informed by
19 October 2019 Voutt I am primarily researching the name Stearman but have recently become interested in Voutts. I believe that someone in this society is studying Voutts. I would love to make contact with them. Thanks in advance.
15 October 2019 Hindes, Norwich The 1841 Census Lists Daniel Hindes age 55 Sarah Hindes Age 55 Sarah Hindes Age 20 Under residence note it states Waterloo Parish: St Clements Can anyone help me what this reference to Waterloo is. I assume its referring to the name of their house
06 October 2019 John Lacey And The N&N Murders 1875 In 1875 4 boys were brutally murdered by a deranged patient at the N&N Hospital. I have traced the place of burial of 3 boys and am having difficulty in finding the burial place of John Lacey aged 10. I have searched the obvious Norwich cemeteries.
04 October 2019 Constable I am looking for any information on my great grandfather William Phillips Constable farmer of Methwold Hythe b.1821 d. 1894 Methwold or on my great grandmother Sarah Ann Harrod his housekeeper b.1857 d.1904 Methwold.
26 September 2019 Siggens & Green Looking for any information and photos on William Siggens who married Diana Green William Siggens born 1803 died 1882 and Diana Green born abt 1800 died 1880 in Great Witchingham,Norfolk.
24 September 2019 Wigg although my name is Wright, going through it used to be Wigg. very strange but i have managed to prove this I have come to a chap called Wrigt Wigg b 1697-1742 I think his fathers name is Thomas Wigg if any one could help me that would be great Eddi
09 September 2019 William Goodbody I am looking for someone who has any information on my 4 x Great Grandfather William Goodbody, 1741 - 1788. He may have been born in Weasenham Norfolk and died in Norwich. He was married to Anne Harcourt at St Peter Mancroft, Norwich in 1765. They had six
07 September 2019 Blackwood Long searching for origin of Robert Blackwood who marr Hethel in 1756. Found a baptism in Bixley ATs in 1723, son of James Blackwood and Elizabeth (prob nee Smith, marr. Kirby Bedon 1722). Seeking info about these Blackwoods.
05 September 2019 Sayle, George - Born C1875 My GGfather said on the 1901 census he was born in Sandringham. The only birth reg which fits his age is Portsea, Hants to Elizabeth Mary Sayle nee Porter and John Sayle on 10/6/1875. Does anyone know a SAYLE family in Sandringham/Norfolk in the 1800s?
01 September 2019 Wetheralls Great Yarmouth Looking for info and photos about Benjamin Wetherall (1849-1931) and his descendants. He married Sarah Green, lived mostly in Great Yarmouth and was a shipwright in the town. The Wetheralls also married Stolliday and Woods family members. Benjamin’s mothe
01 September 2019 Pegg Researching my gggrandfathers family. William Pegg was born Dec 1847 in Cawston and married Maria Thacker. They had 12 children. Any information about their parents would be welcome.
31 August 2019 Kirby Of Sedgeford Trying to find the burial records for Sedgeford for 1980 and 1985 to find location of husband's grandparents as he cant remember if in old churchyard or new burial ground
30 August 2019 Wade Researching Nicholas Wade family, 1636 migration to New England on the ship Falcon (Faulcon) from Norfolk or Cambridge England. May have been part of Puritan, Planters or other adventure.
15 August 2019 Rockland St Mary Does anyone have a map of this village for the period 1860 - 1910; or knowledge of properties within this at this period. One ancestor resided at 7 ? in 1861 census. Another line in 20th century; picture in book "All our yesterdays, Norfolk".
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