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Genealogy in Derbyshire.
This Derbyshire genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Derbyshire, England, offering a genealogy chatroom, Derbyshire genealogy links and a Derbyshire genealogy message forum.
Latest Activity: Mar 13
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Is anyone here searching the William Fidler (abt 1620-1658) family? I have tried looking up information but without much on the family I come up with numerous williams and different wivesTIA…Continue
Hello AllI am from the Barksby family which has most of its past in Derbyshire so if anyone needs any help with the family I have most of the tree. I think the name originated in Leicestershire as in the 1841 census there was Croxton Kerrial and…Continue
I´m having terrible trouble trying to find my5xg.grandfather Thomas Gaunt. He married Mary Locker in Cubey in 1773 and though I can find plenty of Lockers I am unable to trace him. Mary was born in 1753 in Cubley, but the only Thomas Gaunt I can…Continue
Looking for any information on the Maw/Mawe/Mowe family in Handley and Staveley.I have Peter Mawe c-19 Apr 1640, parents are Ralph and Elizabeth. Hoping to find marriage of Ralph/Elizabeth as well as Marriage of Peter to Dorothy ??? ~1666I also have…Continue
HelloI have an ancestor William Freeman who states in the 1851 census that he was from Woolley Moor Derbyshire. I have hunted high and low for possible parishes he could have been baptised in locally but to no avail so far. He was born in 1785 and…Continue
Hi All,Just joined and hoping someone can give me some information about some of the Fidler family I'm researching.I found a wedding on freereg between William Fidler and Ellen Taylor, 14 Aug 1820 in Dronfield, Derby. No parents are listed on the…Continue
I have found William Rodgers c. 17 June 1787 in Handley, Derby, parents were John Rodgers andMary. Would appreciate any info at all on John and Mary. Thanks in advance, Paul Wingert…Continue
Family of William and Ann Sharp.I just joined this group and hope someone can help me. I have been looking for 30 years to find some relatives there. William Sharp born 1827 married Ann (not sure maybe hammond) born 1827They had 5 children. born in…Continue