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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".
11 August 2019 Scott King's Lynn Please if some one can Help. In County Court Road King's Lynn is a number of head stones from the old St James's burial ground now St James Park. My 4x gt Grandfather David Scott head stone was one of them but is no more. Please has some kind member a
07 August 2019 Sexton Family In Norfolk Recently Roger Morgan (MN17270) wrote an article re Norwich Assembly Hall and Henry SEXTON was mentioned. Can anyone please give any family details of Henry's family. Most of my family are from Norwich and Wymondham so a link would be great to find.
06 August 2019 Winter Family In Norwich Any info welcome
05 August 2019 Laura Mary Barnes Researching Laura Mary Barnes born in Gressenhall (not in the workhouse) in 1860. Father James Cooper Barnes, mother Sarah Ann Archer. In 1881 she lodged in London with and later married (in1889) James Humphrey (born Wells 1824)
01 August 2019 Key I am researching My ancestor James Key born c1810 or a little earlier. In the Blofield area. He married Sarah Lake in 1830. I believe his parents may have been William Key and Susannah Briggs. Another possibility is John Key and Abigail Drake. Based on t
25 July 2019 Robert Symonds Butcher In 1820 & 1826, Robert Symonds Butcher wrote about his life in his copies of Norfolk and Norwich Gentlemen's, Merchants........Memorandum Book. Does any member know where they are, please? They were featured in an EDP article by Mr Bernard Phillips c1972,
16 July 2019 Hewitt’s Of Downham Market I’m researching ancestors who were involved in the horse fairs of the 1800’s as horse slaughterers/butchers. Anyone else looking at the HEWITT’s? Also info about the Maltsters Arms at ~1900.
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