"Hi Lindsey - have just joined and noticed your comments re: Snow family. I am the great granddaughter of James Lewis Snow born Sixpenny Handley. Would love to know more about his siblings and parents. Have photo of his brother…"
Many people left UK for USA, Canada and Australia so it is possible but it might take a lot of work to find any link!
If you have access to immigration records you might find some Randalls arriving from UK??
"To John Pepperdine
I am a bit thick re computers but I tried your suggestion below with Linstead, one of my Norfolk surnames and the search engine could not find anything. Is this because there is nothing or did I misunderstand your…"
"In case anyone has found links to Snow from Sixpenny Handley Dorset UK, I have found two interesting people from this family. The first is Seward Snow who was head gardener at Wrest Park, now in the care of English Heritage. He developed the…"
Thanks for your comment. I have since my post joined the John and Frances West group, having registered my pedigree at Christ's Hospital and attended last year's family gathering at Wonersh. As a result I have…"
I know this is some time after your original post about the Gabriel Cox line and I expect you have managed to do quite a lot of research since then. I have some information from the archivist of the West Family Group if I can be of any…"
A site for everyone who is researching families from Berkshire where you don't have to wait to be approved to join. It's not linked to the BFHS so you won't feel under pressure to part with money to any society
"I recall seeing someone enquiring about Fore Street Edmonton recently but can't now find the relevant comment. I have 1 or 2 photos of Edmonton which include parts of Fore Street as my husband's family Deddens lived in Edmonton and ran a…"
"Can you give some more details such as dates for the two Johns in the Bermondsey line. If they were Merchant Seaman they may not appear on census returns if they were at sea or abroad, If they were on a ship in a UK port they will be recorded."
"I found the London parish records on Ancestry a few days ago and finally found my great grandmother, Harriet Ann Gould's birth and baptism dates after looking for three years! By chance my cousin's daughter in Australia with whom I have…"
"In response to the enquiry about the Kensington Workhouse and Infirmiry, I do not know about the Workhouse but suspect the Infirmary was what became St Lukes Hospital, near Sidney St ( St Lukes Church is in Sydney St) . My Randall ancestors rented a…"
"My family lived in Kenton Middlesex in 1948 (Before I was born) and had tickets for Olympics. My father went to most of the events in the stadium and my brother ( 20 years my senior) went to some events but my mother only attended the opening and…"
Hi Lindsey - have just joined and noticed your comments re: Snow family. I am the great granddaughter of James Lewis Snow born Sixpenny Handley. Would love to know more about his siblings and parents. Have photo of his brother George Snow in the family bible. Have you any more information you could give me. Regards Maureen Snow
I know this is some time after your original post about the Gabriel Cox line and I expect you have managed to do quite a lot of research since then. I have some information from the archivist of the West Family Group if I can be of any assistance.
Hi Lindsey, no problem with your suggestion. You might like to tell him his original French ancestor, Ales Toullat (described on her tomb stone as "the widow of a Frenchman") is buried in Horsham Church Yard in 1568.
To answer your query:
A James Linstead was baptised at St Margarets Church, Topcroft, Norfolk on 5 May 1793. His parents were James Linstead and Sarah Sutton. This info came from FreeREG (Great resource for Norfolk!) www.freereg.org.uk.