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Recent content by Richardfletcher42

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    Watch and Clockmaker Tobias Fletcher

    Hi Calliwag sorry for delay not been on here for some time, The search goes on and i aquired the story a couple of months ago amazing to read something about my 5/6 great grandfather from all those years ago, unfortunately my search got stuck on his father Leeds holbeck clockmaker John Fletcher...
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    Matilda Fletcher

    Looking for help again this time i am looking for a death record or burial for Matilda Fletcher Baptised 14 Nov 1830 Barnsley, St Mary, Yorkshire, England, Parents Thomas & Mary Fletcher she is not down on the 1841 census with her parents so unless she is stopping with relatives i can only...
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    John Fletcher Holbeck Clockmaker

    Hi All i have been over the John Fletcher death 1778 several times around 6 other people have this one on Ancestry with him being born in Barnsley in 1739 which only comes up at the side of the burial record i have checked birth records and found nothing i have no problem with the dates its the...
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    John Fletcher Holbeck Clockmaker

    Hi All many thanks i believe they are father and son also, would be nice if i could get a date for the John Fletcher buried with Cecelia in Barnsley St Marys may have to make another trip out to Barnsley armed with small trowel and paper and crayons to see if a crayon rub will show anything up. Rich
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    John Fletcher Holbeck Clockmaker

    Hi All Thanks for the help i have the death for John Fletcher Holbeck clockmaker just don't think we will ever be 100 percent on birth i think about 1717 my biggest problem has been making the link from Leeds over to Barnsley as Tobias Fletcher 1751 to 1811 one of his sons was born Holbeck died...
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    John Fletcher Holbeck Clockmaker

    Hi all not sure where to post this so will start here, I am looking for someone who has the time and is willing to look over my evidence of the last few years to test my theory of my 7th great grandfather John Fletcher of Holbeck as i have come across some recent records that may be the bridge...
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    Charles Fletcher 1775 to 1842

    Hi All as you will know if you have read or helped on my posts over the last few years I have been researching my 6th grandfather & his occupation Tobias Fletcher born Leeds Holbeck 1751 died Barnsley 1811, I have found 9 children in total with my 5th grandfather Tobias 1782 & his brother...
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    Joseph Fletcher

    Hi All Looking for the last resting place for my great grandparents Joseph Fletcher born Gainsborough 1886 died Lincolnshire 1960 and Gertrude Fletcher Nee Benton born 1888 died Lincoln 1972 last known address in 1911 was 43 Beresford Street, Lincoln, England. Thanks Richard
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    William Swann cambridge 1804 & family

    Quick update. I have now traced some of William Swans daughters as far as i know there was Anneline 1849 who changed her name several times to Caroline Eveline and then to Eveline Caroline, Elvina swan born 1836 married a Thomas Hardisty and died in harrogate in 1905, and a Emmeline Swan born...
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    William Swann cambridge 1804 & family

    Lol really went for it when naming the children i thought they only did silly names in this era, but you can understand my dilema i was hoping the occupation might help but being a labourer is no real help at all as this was early on in his life and he could easily go on to learn a trade later...
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    William Swann cambridge 1804 & family

    Hi all Having a serious problem with this part of my family i am looking for fresh eyes to look over the census records i will put down as much info as possible to give you a good start so my apologies if it seems a little long winded. My 2ND grandmother Caroline Eveline swan born abt 1849 and...
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    Robert Newborn & Sarah Fletcher

    This is a pic of the record which is the wrong way as far as i can see, it says born sep 1804 but baptised Aug 26th
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    Robert Newborn & Sarah Fletcher

    Hi again my 5th great grandparents had 11 children as far as i can see we have accounted for all of them except sarah searsha fletcher her father was Tobias Fletcher born 1782 to 1841 her mother was Elizabeth Fletcher abt 1786 to 1860 the only tobias fletchers in barnsley at that time are all my...
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    Robert Newborn & Sarah Fletcher

    Thanks for that i have looked at the 1848 death which i think i will buy the date on the birth recorded on the marriage is slightly out but that would not be a major problem Sarah is the only child that i could not find a death for with all her other sibblings being buried at st marys barnsley...
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    Robert Newborn & Sarah Fletcher

    I have a marriage for a Robert Newborn widower of finningley to Sarah Fletcher barnsley 2nd of june 1825 I believe Sarah was the daughter of Tobias Fletcher and was born barnsley 1804, the problem i have is i cant find a death for any of them and they dont appear on any cencus records, help...
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