Somerset Genealogy


Somerset Genealogy

Genealogy in Somerset.

This Somerset  genealogy group is dedicated to helping people with researching their ancestors in Somerset, England, offering a genealogy chatroom, Somerset genealogy links and a Somerset genealogy message forum.

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Members: 19
Latest Activity: Jan 22

Welcome to the Somerset Genealogy Group


Somerset Genealogy Links & Resources


On the link above you will find our collection of Somerset genealogy links and resources. (Opens in a new window)

Please post your genealogy queries below, just scroll down and click Add Discussion.


Discussion Forum

Henry John Lawrence born 1873 Somerset somewhere

Started by Gillian. Last reply by Gillian Jan 22. 4 Replies

Hello everyone,I am looking for help to find my Great Grandfather's family. The 1911 Census tells me that he was born in Somerset 1873. I have his Marriage Certificate and that tells me his Father is Samuel Lawrence. I am struggling to find anything…Continue

Tags: Hartland, Lawrence


Started by Robyn. Last reply by KHartley Jan 22. 3 Replies

Hi!  I am looking for Birth Certificate (Baptism Records) for James Hatcher, baptised on 12 September 1829 /1830 in Somerset.  His father was James Hatcher and his mother was Fanny Hatcher.  I am also looking for marriage and death records for all…Continue

Tags: Hatcher

Visits to Church Cemeteries.

Started by berkojohn Jul 17, 2013. 0 Replies

I live in South Somerset and am willing to travel to any Church Cemetery in the South Somerset  area with a view to locate graves and take photos etc. for anyone researching relatives in my area. If you have an enquiry just pass it to me via Looking…Continue

Tags: Somerset, South

Reply to Just M - request for other links in Somerset not already listed

Started by Gillian. Last reply by Just M Nov 25, 2012. 1 Reply

When looking for detail for my Great Grandfather, Henry John Lawrence, I found he was born in Merriott.  There is a fantastic site with information - Baptism, Marriage, Burials and Census details for this Village.  Family groups, history etc.  If it…Continue

Hartland, Talbot and Lock

Started by Gillian Sep 20, 2012. 0 Replies

On my Grandmother's side (born in Caerphilly) her Mother has roots in Somerset.  Her Mother, Margaret Ellen Hartland was born in Penrhiwceiber where her Father Frederick Hartland had come for work as a Collier.  He was born in Langport, Somerset in…Continue

Tags: Lock, Talbot, Hartland

Research on Gullick family of Shepton Mallet, Somerset

Started by Fay Osborne Jun 2, 2012. 0 Replies

Hi,  I am looking for birth/baptism date of Elizabeth Gullick of Shepton Mallet, Somerset. She was born around 1835/36 in Shepton Mallet, I have an address of Leg Street.  She married Charles Osborne of Ramsey, Essex but I cannot find marriage place…Continue

Tags: Gullick

Eyles and perhaps Sweet

Started by larzus Apr 18, 2012. 0 Replies

Hi,I was confused about this county, hoping I am posting in the right place.John Eyles born 1800 in Bath, Somerset, England married Mary Sweet birthplace unknown, marriage location unknown.John Eyles was the son of George Eyles and Grace.John and…Continue

Tags: Sweet, Eyles

Chamberlain genealogy Somerset

Started by John Chamberlain Mar 8, 2012. 0 Replies

Looking for any Chamberlain families related to Richard Chamberlain b1535 North Cadbury, Somerset. My family members originate from  North Cadbury, Bruton and Mells, all in Somerset. Learn more about Skinny Fiber on my SECURE website at…Continue

Tags: Chamberlain

Rawles of Porlock

Started by Jerry T Burk. Last reply by David11000 Feb 27, 2012. 1 Reply

I am looking for the parents of Thomas Rawle who died in 1724 in West Porlock. He was married to Margery Goodwin. He had three sisters, Mary Bellyman, Agnes Frank and Joan Dorand. He also had a brother David who died in 1721. Any help would be…Continue

Tags: Rawles

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