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For who & where are we looking...SOMERSET

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Jennifer Report 10 Jan 2005 05:37

Hello I'm looking for Tanners and Truemans in Walcott, and Landsdown areas in Bath ,Somerset. Any info would be appreciated. Thanks Jennifer in Australia


Unknown Report 15 Jun 2005 10:02

Looking for the name: Squire - Originally Stoke, St Gregory, Somerset, then S,Wales Keirle - Stoke, St Gregory, Somerset, Shoemac/Shoemack - Stoke, St Gregory, Somerset Thanks, Cas


Suzi-Wong Report 15 Jun 2005 11:47

Hello, I am looking for HARMON PORTEOUS -Parkstone, Poole Dorset HISLOP in the South West, possibly BRISTOL or BATH. Suzanne


maryjane-sue Report 15 Jun 2005 12:35

I am doing a ONS of the Male folk from Barrington in Somerset - so have quite an assortment of surnames from that part of Somerset. Many of those surnames have been mentioned on this thread - if I can help anyone, please message direct. Sue


fraserbooks Report 15 Jun 2005 15:51

Hi Three of my grandparents came from Somerset. So I am looking for quite a few. Wilton villages west of Bath especially Kelston and Bitton Cavell (sp?) ' ' South Stoke Cox Stanton Drew Blacker Midsummer Norton Harvey Eddington more distantly Trolloppe Bath. It was a long time before I realised that was a family name and not my aunt's opinion of her aunt.

Silver Streak

Silver Streak Report 15 Jun 2005 16:11

WASHER Gordge Lewis Manchip Gulliford. Gard Turner. Hearn. Thanks Molly.


Nikki Report 15 Jun 2005 19:58

I'm looking for: MERRETT - Chedzoy/Bridgwater INNALLS - Lyng/Durston/Bridgwater KINGSTON - North Petherton/Thurloxton HAWKES - Bridgwater TRAPNELL - Bridgwater CROCOME - Creech St Michael SAMPSON - Bridgwater SMITH - Spaxton HUNT - Bawdrip Plus loads of others.... Nikki


Carol Report 15 Jun 2005 20:05

Surname FLEW in Yatton, Cleeve, Congresbury and Wrington


Jennifer Report 15 Jun 2005 22:04

Hi, I am looking for one family: EDWARD MARSH born abt 1800 in Baltonsborough. Married to Elizabeth. Their children were: Elizabeth Mary Joseph Henrietta Edmund Frank Simon I have found them on every census apart from 1841. If you are researching the same please e-mail me. Thanks Jenny


Phoenix Report 15 Jun 2005 22:18

My lot are - JAMES - MINEHEAD, SOMERESET and SPARKES - MINEHEAD, SOMERSET Anyone else researching these names? Kaye x

Maggie in Leics

Maggie in Leics Report 1 Dec 2005 11:54

Daphne, You've changed your email address and not sent me the new one!! How daft are we - distant cousins and yet only know how to contact each other by email!!!! I know your surname - and that you live in Malvern and that you used to be a Guider and that your hubby is Phil - and that our rellies George Heal Theodicia Heal Louisa Milsom Isaac Heal Mary Ann Heal James Milsom Laura Milsom William Noad Mary Jane Noad Thos Heal Richard Milsom Eliabeth Heal John Treasure Ann Heal Louisa Noad Charlie Heal Charity Milsom William Noad Abel Heal James Milsom Sidney Noad Elizabeth Milsom John Noad Mercy Milsom lived in the same building in 1881!!!! Look forward to receiving your new email addy!!!!! Maggie p.s. Bookings for Charnwood 2006 www(.)charnwood(.)org going well - up to 83%!!


Vicky Report 1 Dec 2005 12:09

Well, as this thread has just been bumped, I'll add mine... All these are pre 1800 North Curry area JOHN SYMES JOHN JACOB FOSTER - allegedly born about 1762. MARY ROOK & father THOMAS All these were in North Curry about 1830 but don't appear to have been born/baptised there. HARPER from East & West Harptree & thereabouts TOVEY from Nempnett Thrubwell or thereabouts

Nana Anna

Nana Anna Report 14 Dec 2005 11:48

Mine are: BUSH - Baltonsborough/Hornblotton GOODSON - Baltonsborough HIGGINS - Baltonsborough HOLE - West Pennard TREASURE - Kilmersdon/Stoke Lane PARSONS - Mells WILLS - Glastonbury/Creech


Tracy Report 14 Dec 2005 22:59

hi, mine are : WEBBER STITFALL from somerset. thanks tracey.

Trish Devon

Trish Devon Report 13 Feb 2008 23:31




Alex Report 14 Feb 2008 00:11

Hi all,
Am looking for the Cuff Family of Doulting or Frome.


Linda Report 2 Apr 2008 18:56

hi all
looking for Pitmans in the westonzoyland area of somerset. Anyone out there have any knowledge, very grateful if you have

regards Lynne


Sylvia Report 24 Nov 2008 20:27

Just found this thread and thought id give it a go to see if anyone has any info on the Besley family from somerset.

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins

Teresa With Irish Blood in Me Veins Report 25 Nov 2008 14:40

Mine are:

DAVIS..........Old Cleeve and Watchet area
BOARD.....Chew Magna, Blagdon

O'H's are..

WEEKS..........Wells, Rodney Stoke, Cheddar, Draycott...a lot ended up in Bath and Bristol.
STEVENS.........North Wootton

J* Near M3.Jct4

J* Near M3.Jct4 Report 25 Nov 2008 20:05

Anyone able to help with Hobbs from Nunney near Frome in Somerset, my paternal Great-Grandma Harriet(t) (nee Hobbs).