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Thomas Fanstone/Vanston

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Lesley

Lesley Report 31 Jan 2013 09:11

Can anyone help. I have a large Fanstone tree mainly from Downton in Wiltshire.
I have come across a Thomas Fanstone/Vanston who was base born 1756 Bramshaw Hampshire. His mother is Elizabeth.
Thomas married Hannah Oats/Oates Romsey 13/5/1783. They had about 7 children all baptized as Fanstone except one James 1803 who was baptized as Vanstone. I am interested to know if this family belongs on my tree. I can't trace anything more on Thomas. According to cencus they lived in Holy Rood Southampton. Hannah died after 1841 and there are 2 burials for a Thomas, 1823 and 1828.
Thankyou Lesley

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 31 Jan 2013 10:09

19 Jul 1789 VANSTONE Sarah Hampshire Romsey
17 Apr 1791 VANSTON Sarah
01 Dec 1793 VANSTONE Hannah
13 Mar 1803 VANSTONE James

(above, and Fanstone, on below link)

http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl

Chris :)

Lesley

Lesley Report 31 Jan 2013 11:34

Thanks Chris.
I have Betty, Harriet,Ann,Thomas,Sophia,William and John all baptized as Fanstone in Romsey.
I am trying to establish if Thomas born 1756 Bramshaw Hampshire is a Vanstone or a Fanstone. Vanstone's seem mainly to come from the West Country.
Thanks Lesley

Maddie

Maddie Report 31 Jan 2013 11:57

this is from FMP
Transcription page details

Day:4

Month:Jan

Year:1756

Son/Daughter:Son

Forename:Thomas

Surname:Vanston

First Parent:Eliz

Second Parent:

Notes:baseborn

Parish:Bramshaw

County:Hampshire

Record source:Hampshire Baptisms

Data provider:Hampshire Genealogical Society

Transcriptions © Hampshire Genealogical Society

sadly the Parish register is only partially trancscribed on the OPC site

Maddie