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Genealogy in Bedfordshire.
This Bedfordshire genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Bedfordshire, England, offering a genealogy chatroom, Bedfordshire genealogy links and a Bedfordshire genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: Apr 3
Hi thereHave been working on my family tree and am finding that they have come from Bedfordshire I am coming over from Canada soon for a visit and will be going up to Bedfordshire and am wondering where I could get info on Gravesites would love…Continue
I’m not sure if there’ll be a question at the end of this but writing down a problem sometimes helps to crystallise one’s thoughts!My 4xg grandparents, Robert Surkitt and Elizabeth Pettit, married in Harrold, Beds, in 1785. They baptised Samuel in…Continue
Richard EMERY, son of Richard and Avery, was baptised at Potton on 26 Mar 1739. I believe he moved to London where he was apprenticed to Thomas Harris, a clockmaker, for 7 years, in 1753, gaining the freedom of the Clockmakers Company in 1764. He…Continue
I have a marriage of Thomas Sabey and Sarah Wallis at Bolnhurst on 2 Oct 1720, and I believe they also baptised Thomas on 4 Jun 1732 and Sarah on 14 May 1735 (per the IGI).I wonder if the transcript adds anything to the basic information on the…Continue
I have quite a number of North Beds parish records transcripts up to 1812 If anyone needs details. The majority of baptisms & marriages are on the IGI but these PRs may provide additional info.Please start a new discussion if you need a…Continue
Bedfordshire is a relatively easy county to research online, as virtually all baptisms and marriages pre 1813 have been extracted onto the IGI at www.familysearch.org . Similarly virtually all burials up to…Continue
Francis is one of my more interesting ancestors. The problems are ' Who is his mother?' and 'Was his father a bigamist?' But more about his ancestors can be found below. Francis was tried at the Huntingdon Assizes on 7 March 1832 on two indictments…Continue