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Includes all 'ancient' parishes south of the River Thames, e.g. Camberwell, Rotherhithe, Bermondsey, Newington, Southwark, Lambeth, Battersea and Wandsworth.

  1. Question Hillside Prep School, Godalming

    Can anyone out there tell me where this school was? It was attended by Aldous Huxley, Tyrone Guthrie and Sir John Gielgud among others. And run by a Mr Gidley Robinson. Grateful for any info. Thanks. Alison

    Started by OwlsburyAli‎, 16-01-2009 10:25 AM
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  2. Smile Red Cross Street in Southwark cir 1837

    I bid you all hello Does any forum members know where I am able to locate Red Cross Street, St.Saviour Southwarks in surry (I think) I have tried without any luck to find its location this street apears on census and B/Cirtificates but as long sinces been removed my guess its that is now a...

    Started by paul searing‎, 25-03-2009 8:12 PM
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  3. The Damerell / Damiral family in Bermondsey

    I have recently switched to looking at the Damiral branch of my family tree and I'm currently stuck on a Henry Damiral who I believe is my 4 x great grandfather. I have found the baptism record for my 3 x great grandfather who was born to Henry & Jane Damiral at Bermondsey in 1814. However,...

    Started by RobinC‎, 16-10-2011 9:05 PM
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  4. Maria Woodley Bigg - Born abt 1801

    Can anyone help me find information on a Maria Woodley Bigg who was born, Surrey abt 1801. She married a Samuel Turner Wood in St mary, Newington Surrey in 1822. I'm interested in finding her parents etc. I found an entry in the Gentlemans Magazine that said she was the daughter of a T Bigg, but on...

    Started by Mrmaccy‎, 29-05-2012 1:23 PM
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  5. Joseph B.A.Donovan..

    Joseph Bartrum Azelby Donovan... Epislopalian Minister...can someone explain what that is please...his father was James Donovan, but mother unknown...any help greatly appreciated....thanks ..

    Started by dalek39‎, 21-11-2010 2:22 AM
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  6. Maud Jane Gardner

    Do you remember the Gardners? Did they live next to you? (A question obviously addressed to members of the older generation). After much consideation I am convinced that the Edward Gardner who died 29/09/1936 at the Duchess Nursing Home in Marylebone was the Edward Thomas Gardner who had married...

    Started by FredP‎, 20-09-2011 2:03 PM
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  7. Question Found a marriage ... but I haven't!

    For ages I've been looking for a particular marriage, and at last found mention of it on the LDS website. The only source given for the information was a Batch number of I033463. Armed with the knowledge of the exact date of the marriage, I tried to find it in the England & Wales marriage index,...

    Started by Wendus‎, 12-11-2006 10:09 AM
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  8. Question Poples of Lambeth, Surrey

    I have a confusion of two generations of Poples whose baptisms and births range from 1781 in Hanover Square to Horace Pople 1835, probably born at Lambeth Marsh. My Great Grandmother Cordelia Pople was born on 16 May 1832 at the Corn Shapes, Lambeth Marsh; also her brother Frederick Pople at 3...

    Started by wendyar‎, 23-05-2012 3:06 AM
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  9. Parish Records - St George the Martyr, Southwark

    Hello, Can anyone tell me where the original Parish records of St George the Martyr, Southwark, for the years 1845 and 1847 are kept? I have copies of 2 marriage certificates from the PRO, but now I think I need to compare actual signatures on the original register, to try and prove a...

    Started by ChristinaB‎, 15-01-2007 2:16 PM
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  10. Cool Elsey

    Trying to find details of different branches of the Elseys born in Reigate. I am descended from Ellen Pheobe Elsey 1898 she was born in Warren Road Reigate and I think the other 16 siblings were. Winifred 1899, Celia 1900, Rosina 1901, Emily Rosina 1903, Lilian 1904, Thomas 1905, Horace 1906,...

    Started by Julie Kelly‎, 12-06-2005 6:27 PM
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  11. John Wallington missing between 1881- 1902

    Hi. I am trying to find John Wallington born 1872 . I found him in 1881 iving with his parents John and Mary. Brothers William 10, Joseph 5 and Thomas 1. In Finsbury. But after that I can't find him until he married in 1902. Is there anyone who would like to see if they can find him.

    Started by sulee‎, 28-01-2015 12:27 AM
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  12. Question London Newspapers

    I have just received a death certificate. He died in Southwark Infirmary in E. Dulwich Grove, Camberwell on 11 July 1910. The Informant box has: Certificate received from G.P. Wyatt, Coroner Surrey and London. Inquest held 12 July 1910. I have search the forum and seemingly inquest...

    Started by Mutley‎, 08-11-2006 11:40 AM
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  13. Talking NEWINGTON BUTTS 1841 and 1851 Census look-up

    Searching for HODGSON. RICHARD b. 1798 and wife GRACE b.1796 - both from Cumberland/Carlisle. Married at City of London church 1821. St.Mary Woolnoth and Woolchurch Haw. Lived in Newington when daughter and son were born. ANN ELIZABETH christened St. Mary, Newington 2 June 1822 PAUL NIXSON...

    Started by DENTDALE‎, 21-02-2011 4:57 PM
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  14. Louise Emma BELLEW and her parents

    I might have asked about her before but I can't find it if I did. I have her born 1861 but cannot find her parents on the 1861 census. According to the birth certificate her father is William Henry Bellew and her mother is Louise Bellew formerly Millman. The occupation given for W.H is Gas Fitter,...

    Started by Ladkyis‎, 11-01-2011 11:36 PM
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  15. Question Grand father Henry Stanford

    My Ggrandfather, Henry Stanford was born in Croyden on the 15/81839. He emigrated to South Africa in 1857. It would like to trace further back but, how do I go about from here? Please could anybody help?

    Started by henry8‎, 16-05-2009 8:51 PM
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  16. Question William Henley Jr from Worplesdon, Surrey

    Hi. I'm trying to trace the immigration details of my gg-grandfather William Henley Jr. Born 25 March 1859 in Worplesdon, Surrey, (baptised in St Mary's Church) to Parents William Sr and Jane Hedge Henley (nee Strudwick). He had older sisters Frances, Mary and Jane and I think he may be the...

    Started by missmandyjane‎, 21-09-2014 6:42 AM
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  17. Café Royal in Epsom

    My great grandmother Sarah Ada Peskett is listed as living at the Café Royal on Malden Road in Epsom, Surrey from 1918 until 1928, but I can find no mention of this establishment online. The Ancestry electoral rolls do not provide an exact address other than Malden Road. I'm wondering if anyone...

    Started by limeyrr‎, 05-01-2015 8:28 PM
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  18. Where is Hillbank?

    On the 1891 census, a sergeant in the Border regiment (in Hougham, Kent) has a place of birth: "Hillbank, Surrey". I am unable to work out where this is. Any ideas, please?

    Started by Karen Newman‎, 20-03-2010 9:27 PM
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  19. Question occupation -potter where would he work?

    My ancester William Henry Miller, was a Potter by occupation in Lambeth Surrey 1820`s -1840`s. Would he be self employed or work for a company such as Royal Doulton at Lambeth. Would royal Doulton have records of employees? Would he have served an apprenticship? How can I find him. He isnt in the...

    Started by floramaggie‎, 26-12-2006 4:25 AM
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  20. Question TARRY, Joseph c 1824 Lambeth

    Trying to find out information about my gr. gr. grandfather .. Joseph Tarry born circa 1824 in Lambeth. He was married twice to my knowledge firstly to a Sarah Dunderdale or Ellen Lawn, I am not sure which one is correct. He was married in Leeds around 1854 and had 2 children. Emily born 1856...

    Started by SugarB‎, 27-09-2009 2:07 AM
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