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  1. Castle View, Oswestry

    Hello all I am curious about a property that was left in an 1888 will by an ancestor of my husband's, Thomas Minshall, a solicitor who lived in Oswestry. Minshall mentions a property in Oswestry that he calls "Castle View" and he identifies it as having adjoining it the "Old British School"....

    Started by Mary Anne‎, 03-08-2012 10:45 PM
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    30-05-2017, 1:15 PM Go to last post
  2. All Saints

    Does anybody have a copy of All Saints parish records on any format. I'm trying to confirm if Catherine Hunt was born in 1874 in Broseley.I can't find an entry on any website especially Free BMD.I only have a record from the 1881 census. Shropshire Bmd ? Whats happening with it.

    Started by sheltie55‎, 12-11-2016 9:55 AM
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  3. Thomas Hunt Broseley or Ireland

    Hi.My name is Lawrence and i have only just discovered this website.I've been researching 2 family trees for about 10yrs.I think i am gonna enjoy being part of this community as it will open up a brand new world for me.I have struggled the last 10 years trying to get the info i need from a well...

    Started by sheltie55‎, 11-11-2016 10:46 AM
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    12-11-2016, 6:43 PM Go to last post
  4. Duke of Sutherland

    I am told there are records of tenancies for properties owned by the Duke of Sutherland and/or the Lillishall Company. I am particularly interested in tenants in St. Georges and Wrockwardine Wood in the 19th. century. Does anyone know where these may be seen ?

    Started by chilterns‎, 04-10-2016 8:35 PM
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    05-10-2016, 10:55 AM Go to last post
  5. 1821 Wellington Census

    During my visit to the Shropshire Record Office last week I was made aware of the 1821 Wellington Census by a member of the Shropshire FHS. I was there looking for the birth /baptism of Enoch Davies, my g.g. grandfather. The 1861 Census records him as 46, a Charter Master in Stone, born in...

    Started by chilterns‎, 01-12-2013 10:25 PM
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    04-10-2016, 7:13 PM Go to last post
  6. Richard Holland born abt 1780 in Shropshire

    Hello everyone .Im looking for info on my 4th Great Grandfather Richard Holland born in Shropshire abt 1780.He died june 1844 in Wellington Shropshire. He married a Sarah ?Who was born 1797(according to census)and died june 1870 in Wellington.I would love to find out her maiden name. Their...

    Started by debd‎, 04-05-2012 5:25 PM
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  7. Beddow in Yockleton

    Hi all Does anyone have any information on the Beddow family living in Yockleton in early 1800's. My Ancestor was the son of a John and Elizabeth Beddow. John was a shoemaker. Would like to know when John & Elizabeth married as I can't seem to find them in researches so far. Many thanks Keith

    Started by hamb man‎, 29-12-2015 12:01 AM
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    12-07-2016, 10:55 AM Go to last post
  8. Croxon puzzle Wem/Whitchurch

    Here's a family that has been puzzling me for years and I had hoped to find when I subscribed to Ancestry, but no such luck. According to the IGI, Samuel Croxon and his wife Betsy baptised three daughters in Whitchurch: Ada Eliza in 1885, Ethel Sarah in 1887, and Gladys in 1894. Now, I know...

    Started by Sharron‎, 04-01-2006 9:48 PM
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  9. Ellen Brawn birth date and parents?

    My great grandmother was called Ellen Brawn and married my great grandfather William Broxton in Wolverhampton in June 1881. He was from Chirbury in Shropshire and at the census in March 1881 he was still living in Chirbury. So within three months he and Ellen had moved to Wolverhampton and got...

    Started by Stuart56‎, 26-01-2016 7:55 PM
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    28-01-2016, 7:26 PM Go to last post
  10. Whampton in Shropshire ?

    Hello, My ancestors marriage entry: Thomas Cranage & Elianor Alcock 23rd Jan 1763 Broseley, Shropshire Thomas of the parish of Whampton & Elianor Alcock of this parish were published (by Banns) Thomas Cranage of this parish of Whampton & Elianor Alcock of this parish were married. I've...

    Started by apowell‎, 27-11-2015 11:53 AM
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    29-11-2015, 9:25 AM Go to last post
  11. Leonard Gilbert Hawkes

    Wondered if anyone can help me. I am helping someone as they are really stuck on their tree. She has got a birth certificate for her Great Grandfather, Leonard Gilbert Hawkes, born 18th December 1915, at 2 north hermitage,Shrewsbury . His father was, Leonard James Hawkes His mother was,...

    Started by custard_pot‎, 18-10-2014 9:12 PM
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  12. Question searching for the ancestors of the Baugh's of Stokesay abt 1650

    I am searching for direction in tracing the ancestors of Rowland Baugh (Squire) of the Stonehouse, Aldon Court .b.abt1657 d.1740 buried at Stokesay Church along with his wife Mary. Rowland is described as 'Armiger' in the Stokesay parish register, he married Mary Folliott daughter of 2nd Lord...

    Started by Randall Jones‎, 10-11-2004 6:41 AM
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    30-08-2015, 7:42 PM Go to last post
  13. Kinlet - READ/HARDING

    I am seeking contact with anyone from or nearby Kinlet Shropshire, that is connected with or knows anything about the HARDING or READ families that lived in this village. I believe my Grandfather - Francis William Read, once lived here with his sister Lillian, at 1 Park Close nearby the school...

    Started by Greenman‎, 14-06-2015 1:33 AM
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    18-06-2015, 7:05 AM Go to last post
  14. Gosnells of Condover

    Hi I am trying to find details o the above family.I have managed to get back to Edward Gosnell , Church Warden, Condover 1628. I am trying to trace any earlier relatives.Can anybody help please ?????? Anne:

    Started by anneh‎, 29-05-2010 3:16 PM
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  15. Aaron GOLDEN, Broseley

    Aaron Golden (b1762) is shown as the Father of my 3xGGrandmother Alice Golden. He married Mary Botfield on 15 Oct 1780 in Broseley. Family Search show that Aaron and MARY had the following children: Nancy (1782) Lawrence (1784) Catherina (1786) Fanny (1790)

    Started by dagian‎, 11-08-2014 7:52 PM
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    12-08-2014, 10:13 AM Go to last post
  16. CHEADLE family of SHROPSHIRE

    I am trying to verify a birth of Ann CHEADLE born at Shifnal, Shropshire c. 1802 or 1806. I have been unable to find a birth anywhere for an Ann CHEADLE. She married John HYDE in October 1829. It's doing my head in. I think her parents were James and Elizabeth CHEADLE, and there was a sister...

    Started by tigger88‎, 07-06-2014 8:03 AM
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    08-06-2014, 1:07 AM Go to last post
  17. William Henry Greenwood 1876 - ?

    Hello my name is Adrian Greenwood and apologise for not introducing myself . Where do I start with this? Have only just started doing this and thanks to a veritable army have been given a fair bit of help OK will stop wittering on. I have the birth certificate of William Henry Greenwood,my...

    Started by adrian56‎, 07-03-2014 3:23 AM
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  18. Chetwood Family In Wem

    Hello Everyone, I'm interested in knowing if anyone here has any relatives by the name of CHETWOOD who I believe were a farming family in Wem Shropshire. My father was placed with a family called CHETWOOD when he was evacuated from Liverpool. I have a photograph of my father with some of his...

    Started by Scully‎, 02-02-2007 2:01 PM
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    28-03-2014, 11:30 PM Go to last post

    In the 1841 Census my relative James Jenkins is living at 12 Church Street, Oswestry with his family and states he is the Landlord, but on this Census it does not give the name of the pub only the address. In the 1851 Census it gives my relative James Jenkins living at the Albion Inn, Oswestry...

    Started by Lynne Storry‎, 03-02-2009 4:48 PM
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    Hi Everyone Looking for descendants of the above families George REYNOLDS m Maria SUMMERFIELD in Worcester 1823 children William Summerfield b 1824 Mary Summerfield b 1826 John Summerfield b 1828 Lavinia Summerfield b 1832

    Started by Joy44‎, 11-10-2004 9:39 AM
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    17-01-2014, 5:32 PM Go to last post

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