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02-04-2006, 8:21 PM
Is anyone else researching the Copp family of Bideford please? my branch moved to Swansea.

27-05-2006, 6:07 PM
My Copp family went from Bideford to South Wales in 1890s and married someone from Swansea. I haven't gone far enough to discover whether one of his brothers or sisters also went that way. He was William Copp son of Henry and Thurza Copp of Beaford previously.
Pam Dickinson

01-08-2006, 3:54 PM
I can't pinpoint your Copp family at the moment. Can you give me any birth years? These are mine -
John Copp 1831 Bideford married Thurza Cloak 1834 Clovelly. " Children Gertrude 1866 Bideford who married Joseph Williams 1864 Swansea and James 1857 Buckland Brewer who married Mary Jewell 1863 Bideford. Their children were Alfred 1882 Bideford James 1885 Swansea William 1888 Swansea Frances 1890 Swansea Wilfred 1891 Swansea Walter 1892 Swansea and Ivor 1901 Swansea.
John 1831 married again, a jane Richards 1847 Bideford. Their children were Alfred 1873 Bideford who married Florence Draper 1873 Swansea and had children Louisa 1893 harold 1897 and Mary 1898. John Henry 1875 Bideford married Margaret Morgan 1878 Swansea child Gladys 1900 and finally Charles 1880 Swansea who died in 1883.