My 5 * G Grandfather William Hastings was a Woollen Manfacturer in Rochdale Lancashire.
He was a partner in the firm Hastings, Fisher and Company which was dissolved in 1814 and then carried on the business on his own account until his death in 1820.
can anyone advise me on how I...
I am researching the Bethell family of Painswick, a branch of which moved to Greenwich in the early 1800s
I have heard of an out of print book by David Bethel called “An Industrious People: A Celebration of the Bethell families” - does anyone own a copy and if so could they tell me...
Hi, I am searching for George Buckley born in about 1813 ( age 25 in 1841 census) who married Maria Darlington in 1833 in Wolstanton, Staffordshire.
They had 3 children, Mary Buckley m. William Booth, Anne Buckley M. Thomas Gibson and John Buckley.
Maria, his wife, died in 1842 of “ Lack of...
I have hit a bit of a brick wall with one strand of my Irish Ancestry and would be v grateful for some help.
My GG Grandfather was Henry Witherington/Withrington 1833-1904 - a Merchant and farmer.
He was born in Co Fermanagh, married in Dublin, and lived much of his life in...