Can I think each of you for your replies. I think you are right with James being the son of joseph and Peggy. Joseph was a brother of the John who married Betty Knowles, who I had previously thought might be the father. John and Joseph had 9 other siblings - hence the number of Knowles...
I am looking for the birth of the James Knowles who married Esther Booth, 2/2/1828 St Mary's, Stockport. The 1851 and 1861 censuses both state he was born c 1803, Godley, Cheshire. The 1841 had his birth as c1806, Cheshire. I had thought he was a son of a John Knowles and Betty nee Knowles...
My Chivers are from Aaron & Bety [Elizabeth] who had their children christened in Holcombe from 156 onwards. I do not where they married. We are descended from their son Joseph who married Leah West in Holcombe in 1788 and from their daughter Martha who married William Horler at...
I don't have access to the 1911 census but on the official site there was only one Frederick Jefferiss in London. It says he was 31, ie born about 1880. He was living in Hampstead. London. Perhaps this would be a good place to start. There are 3 possible Fredericks about this time on...
I have plenty of Coggins but I don't know if they will match with yours. Mine tended to end up in the Old Market area. They came into Bristol through St George from Brislington. You could look them up on Jeff Knagg's site on the Coggins family.
You have may well have helped me previously with my Teasdales on a different site. The Moses who married Margaret Handby had a son called George who married Mary Wainman. I'm descended from him.
I have just joined this forum. My family interests are Teasdales in Yorkshire and Lancashire [1700-1950s], Knowles in Cheshire, [de] Prestwich in Lancashire, Ogden & Whalley in Lancashire. Then there are Stanner/Stenner in somerset along with Chivers, Horler, Derrick, Cox, Saunders, Towells...