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___________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   24th Nov - From the Features Box on the right hand side of the Home Page, select Slide Show to view a video

                     commemorating all of the men who gave their lives during World War 1.

 17th Sep - Read the latest addition to the Histories section - Fortitude



Photos

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Richard Valpy
Richard Valpy
 
  17 Jul 2021
Enid Maud Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  27 Jun 2021
Elizabeth Clarke
Elizabeth Clarke
 
  3 Jun 2021
Walter William Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  3 Jun 2021
Walter William Mantle and his wife Elizabeth Clarke
Taken in 1934
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  3 Jun 2021
Raymond Child
Raymond Child
 
  7 Apr 2021
Victory Riley
Victory Riley
Taken in Stalag IXC. 
  6 Apr 2021
Victor Riley
Victor Riley
Photo taken in Stalag IXC when a Prisoner Of War, having been wounded and captured on Crete.  
  6 Apr 2021
Ida Mary Doughty
Ida Mary Doughty
 
  2 Apr 2021
Jennifer Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  31 Mar 2021
Sydney Edward Thomas Mantle with his wife Agnes Stoneham and children.
Family photo taken in 1932
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  31 Mar 2021
Sydney Edward Thomas Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  31 Mar 2021
Sydney Edward Alan Thomas Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  31 Mar 2021
Philip Ernest Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  31 Mar 2021
Mildred Joan Mantle
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  31 Mar 2021

Documents

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Victor Riley
Victor Riley
Newspaper reports from the Burnley Express. 
  6 Apr 2021
Henry Jeffreys and Ellen Penelope Valpy
Henry Jeffreys and Ellen Penelope Valpy
Marriage announcement published in Launceston Examiner 22 May 1852. 
  13 Feb 2021
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
Funeral Service p4 
  19 Oct 2020
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
Funeral Service p3 
  19 Oct 2020
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
Funeral Service p2 
  19 Oct 2020
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
Funeral Service
Cover 
  19 Oct 2020
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
Poem -'Loss Of The Margate Surf Lifeboat' by T.J.C. 
  19 Oct 2020
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
Coroner's Hearing & Report. 
  14 Oct 2020
John Benjamin Dike
John Benjamin Dike
The Margate Surfboat Disaster of 1897
From The Margate Handbook Nov. 2009
Author: Mick Twyman. 
  9 Oct 2020
Derek James Jeremy Gerhard
Derek James Jeremy Gerhard
Publication of C.B. Award for services to the Royal Mint. 
  19 May 2020
Ellen Penelope Valpy
Ellen Penelope Valpy
Newspaper obituary report. 
  27 Mar 2020
Henrietta Penelope Jeffreys
Henrietta Penelope Jeffreys
Birth Certificate 
  23 Feb 2020
Louisa Ellen Maria Robinson
Birth Certificate
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  20 Feb 2020
John Robinson and Elizabeth Hand
John Robinson and Elizabeth Hand
Marriage Certificate 
  20 Feb 2020
Eliza Emma Maud Couves
Eliza Emma Maud Couves
Birth Certificate 
  17 Feb 2020

Headstones

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Richard Valpy
Richard Valpy
Tomb in Kensal Green Cemetery, London 
     17 Jul 2021
Ellen Penelope Valpy
Ellen Penelope Valpy
Headstone
Southern Cemetery, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand.
Married Henry Jeffreys 
     10 Apr 2021
Henry Peter Pigé and his wife Charlotte Coulden
Henry Peter Pigé and his wife Charlotte Coulden
Family vault in Highgate Cemetery 
     7 Feb 2021
Albert Frederick Edwards
Military Headstone
Albert Frederick Edwards Military Headstone
 

Plot II Row C No.3 
    27 Jan 2021
Elizabeth Ghent nee Hennessy with her daughter Gwendoline Nita Anderson nee Ghent and son in law Leslie Stuart Anderson
Elizabeth Ghent nee Hennessy with her daughter Gwendoline Nita Anderson nee Ghent and son in law Leslie Stuart Anderson
Headstone in Waikumete Cemetery, Auckland, New Zealand  
     6 Jan 2021
Waikumete Cemetery
Waikumete Cemetery
Auckland, New Zealand 
     6 Jan 2021
Violet Hyacinth Bowes-Lyon
Violet Hyacinth Bowes-Lyon
Gravestone 
     22 Nov 2020
Thomas, George, John Ghent Headstone
Thomas, George, John Ghent Headstone
St Martin’s Church Cemetery
Seamer in Cleveland
Yorkshire
England
photo acquired from www.gravestonephotos.com 
     15 Oct 2020
Robert Birley and Mary Caroline Gilder
Robert Birley and Mary Caroline Gilder
Headstone 
     15 Oct 2020
Thomas Larkins Walker
Thomas Larkins Walker
Headstone 
     20 Jul 2020
Ann Philpot
Ann Philpot
Gravestone. Ann married Charles Hopwood 
     20 Jul 2020
James William Gerhard
James William Gerhard
Military Headstone 
     17 May 2020
Eleanor Elizabeth West nee Richardson, Lewis Victor West and Evelyn L West.
Eleanor Elizabeth West nee Richardson, Lewis Victor West and Evelyn L West.
Headstone in St Andrew's Presbyterian Cemetery, Bendale, Scarborough, Ontario, Canada. 
     16 May 2020
Caroline Jeffreys
Caroline Jeffreys
Headstone 
     27 Mar 2020
Patrick Bowes-Lyon
Patrick Bowes-Lyon
Headstone Memorial 
     11 Mar 2020

Histories

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Fortitude
Fortitude
Brian Hambleton's WW2 story concerning his mother and a time bomb. 
  17 Oct 2020
Ellender's Bakery, Sandwich, Kent 1863-1933
Business Fixtures and Fittings for just £6
(At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.) 
  17 Oct 2020
Air Raid On Croydon Airport
Air Raid On Croydon Airport
62 Civilians killed 
  17 Oct 2020
A Trunk and Letters in a Canvas Cutlery Holder
A Trunk and Letters in a Canvas Cutlery Holder
Surviving letters written in 1854/5 by Colour Sergeant George Clarke and sent to his wife Mary Anne in Corfu and England, which sparked the research into a family history.  
  17 Oct 2020
Sgt. Daniel Bryant and HMS 'Erebus'
Sgt. Daniel Bryant and HMS 'Erebus'
Capt. Sir John Franklin's doomed expedition to locate the Northwest Passage 
  17 Oct 2020
Herbert Theodore Ghent and Eliza Strutton
Herbert Theodore Ghent and Eliza Strutton
Not cut out for the military. 
  17 Dec 2013

CWGC WW1

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Henry Frederick Peet
Henry Frederick Peet
CWGC Commemoration 
  28 Jan 2021
Charles William Stanley Irving
Charles William Stanley Irving
CWGC Commemoration 
  18 Nov 2020
Ernest James Ghent
Ernest James Ghent
CWGC Commemoration 
  18 Nov 2020
Thomas Alfred Good
Thomas Alfred Good
CWGC Commemoration 
  17 Nov 2020
Wilfred Richard Kempson
Wilfred Richard Kempson
CWGC Commemoration 
  17 Nov 2020
Arthur George Moat
Arthur George Moat
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 Nov 2020
Frederick William Margetts
Frederick William Margetts
CWGC Commemoration 
  30 Sep 2020
Capt. Gilbert Pigé Leschallas
Capt. Gilbert Pigé Leschallas
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 Sep 2020
Alfred Edward Tipping
Alfred Edward Tipping
CWGC Commemoration 
  27 Jul 2020
James William Gerhard
James William Gerhard
CWGC Commeration 
  17 May 2020
Percy Rainbird
Percy Rainbird
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 May 2020
Joseph Keinch
Joseph Keinch
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 May 2020
John Lewis Daniel
John Lewis Daniel
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 May 2020
James Walduck
James Walduck
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 May 2020
Henry Beadle
Henry Beadle
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 May 2020

CWGC WW2

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Roy Littlewood Couves
Roy Littlewood Couves
CWGC Commemoration 
  16 May 2020

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Location   Last Modified 
I613 
VALPY, Francis Edward Jackson 
b. 22 Feb 1797  Reading, Berkshire  17 Jul 2021
I612 
VALPY, Abraham John 
b. 1787   17 Jul 2021
I10078 
VALPY, Richard 
b. 7 Dec 1754  St John's, Jersey, Channel Islands  17 Jul 2021
I10080 
JEFFREYS, Caroline Emma 
b. 18 Jan 1853  Otago, New Zealand  10 Jun 2021
I10083 
JEFFREYS, Edmond Francis 
b. 1861  Oamaru, Otago, New Zealand  10 Jun 2021
I611 
JEFFREYS, Eveline Valssy 
b. 24 Jan 1859  St Kilda, Victoria, Australia  10 Jun 2021
I9970 
VALPY, Ellen Penelope 
b. 12 Feb 1827  Hamirpur, Bengal, India  10 Jun 2021
I610 
RYAN, Edmund 
b. 1848  Kilcommon, Tipperary, Ireland  16 May 2021
I609 
RYAN, Martin 
b. 1851  The Mines, Kilcommon, Tipperary, Ireland  16 May 2021
I9473 
RYAN, Martin 
b. 1806  Tipperary, Ireland  16 May 2021
I9474 
MACKEY, Ellen 
b. 1810  Hollyford, Tipperary, Ireland  16 May 2021
I608 
DWYER, Catherine 
   16 May 2021
I607 
MACKEY, Patrick 
   16 May 2021
I606 
RYAN, Patrick 
b. 1854  Kilcommon, Tipperary, Ireland  16 May 2021
I0837 
GHENT, George William 
b. 1849  North Shields, Tyne & Wear  14 May 2021

Families
               
 ID   Father ID   Father's Name   Mother ID   Mother's Name   Married   Last Modified 
 F2826 
 I10078  Richard VALPY  I10079  Mary BENWELL    17 Jul 2021
 F2825 
 I10074  Henry JEFFREYS, J.P.  I9970  Ellen Penelope VALPY  15 Jan 1852  10 Jun 2021
 F2634 
 I9473  Martin RYAN  I9474  Ellen MACKEY  5 Sep 1838  16 May 2021
 F165 
 I607  Patrick MACKEY  I608  Catherine DWYER    16 May 2021
 F0178 
 I0043  Harold Francis TAYLOR  I1387  Breda Elizabeth COATHUPE  1975  14 May 2021
 F164 
 I604  Not KNOWN  I1314  Ivy Jessie Amelia COUVES    14 Apr 2021
 F163 
 I603  Norman Joseph PAGE  I8799  Cicely Irene CLARK  1917  14 Apr 2021
 F162 
 I601  Thomas HOBSON  I602  Mansfield NEEDHAM  25 Jan 1787  11 Apr 2021
 F161 
 I0237  Leonard Alfred Charles DISBURY  I600  Eveline ROWE  1954  10 Apr 2021
 F1066 
 I0237  Leonard Alfred Charles DISBURY  I3673  Phyllis Spooner KINGHAM  1936  10 Apr 2021
 F160 
 I595  Thomas STEVENSON  I0448  Elizabeth Ann COUVES    10 Apr 2021
 F159 
 I593  Stephen JONES  I594  Elizabeth NICHOLSON    10 Apr 2021
 F0165 
 I0440  Augustus Cecil COUVES  I0446  Lucy JONES  25 Feb 1873  9 Apr 2021
 F2394 
 I8472  Jerry SUN  I8263  Ruth Lesley BURTON    8 Apr 2021
 F158 
 I589  Arthur SIMMONDS  I0181  Daisy DISBURY    3 Apr 2021