This group is for everyone interested in family history and local history in the ancient County of Surrey, England, including south London areas of Southwark, Lambeth, Battersea, Camberwell, Bermondsey, Newington, Rotherhithe and Wandsworth.
Latest Activity: Feb 28, 2016
My gr gr grandfather was suposed to have been born at Uplands farm near Wootton Surrey.1836 or 7.His parents John and Amelia LaMott Anderson.He apprenticed as a baker in Dorking and had to return…Continue
Hello all Need some advice/ help I have traced back the Tyrrell line until 1804/05. I have a found a Daniel Tyrrell born in either 1805 or 1804. Different researchers differ. However both have…Continue
The Exploring Surrey’s Past website now contains a section on Woking Borough’s First World War memorials, with photographs of the memorials and a database of the men listed on them. The database…Continue
I have come across several wills that were proved in Surrey the late 1700's. Two have my special interest as they provide ongoing funds to one of my ancestors.William Brasier died and his will was…Continue
Not a geneaology site but contains lots of interesting and useful information about people and places in Surrey:…Continue
I haven't posted here before but thought I would jump in and post my Surrey families. These people are my maternal grandfather's family.Benjamin Haynes, born Dec 1, 1776 in in Surrey and married Anna…Continue