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Tancock in Ireland (Wicklow)

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Anthony Report 14 Jan 2013 17:15

William Tancock born WICKLOW 1780's

Does anybody have any information about Tancock's going to Ireland in the 18th century?


Eringobragh1916 Report 14 Jan 2013 17:43

Anthony....Going to Ireland from where....?
William b Co Wicklow 1780s......where have you obtained your info.
Any other details...??


AnnCardiff Report 14 Jan 2013 18:53


William Tancock
England and Wales Census, 1851
birth Ireland
census 1851 England
nameWilliam Tancock
relationship to head of householdHead
record typeHousehold


AnnCardiff Report 14 Jan 2013 18:54

name: William Tancock
event: Census
event date: 1841
gender: Male
age: 45
birthplace: Ireland
record type: Household
registration district: Leeds
sub-district: Kirkgate
civil parish: Leeds
county: Yorkshire


Anthony Report 15 Jan 2013 16:18

William Tancock discharged from royal Artillery in 1818
States he was born Wicklow Town circ 1783 on his discharge papers
Spotted him in Liverpool as a cotton worker
He married Elizabeth Lawrence in Drypool (Hull) using the name William Hancock or an error in writing his name
He and Elzabeth record several miltary births in Drypool, Charlton and Newcastle upon Tyne.
Cannot find source for Wicklow town parish births
No idea where his family came from but it appears not to be an Irish family
Lots of Tancocks in Devon and Yorkshire.
Read somewhere that Tancocks went to Ireland but it gave no detail