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by Bob Cretchley
Sun Dec 11, 2011 9:42 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

Re: The Cretchley Family

Dear Tracey, Thanks very much for this information. You can see from the various responses I have had to my original post, that I am building up a quite large picture of the many descendants of Cretchley daughters who married and had children. This is really very interesting for me. If you would be ...
by Bob Cretchley
Fri Nov 11, 2011 10:25 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

Re: The Cretchley Family

Dear Bob, Thank you for your post. Maria was actually the daughter of Philip and Elizabeth Cretchley. She was baptised on 29/1/1837 in Dursley and had eight brothers and sisters. These were Anne (bpt 14/3/1828), Mary (bpt 6/12/1829), William Neale (born 10/2/1832 - my direct ancestor)), Sarah (bpt 3...
by Bob Cretchley
Sat Nov 05, 2011 12:06 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: RICKETTS FAMILY
Replies: 1
Views: 1434

Re: RICKETTS FAMILY

Dear Andy - I cannot help a great deal, but if you look in the section relating to my family, you will see in the exchange of correspondence I had with Jane, that our common ancestor Elizabeth Cretchley married William Ricketts on 8th November 1829 in Dursley. I suspect William may be related to Tho...
by Bob Cretchley
Thu Nov 04, 2010 9:35 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

Re: The Cretchley Family

Dear Frank, Thanks for your response. You can see from my post to Jane on 9th Feb. 2009, details of Ann Cretchley's brother and sisters. I would be very interested in seeing details of your family tree going back to Ann and Luke Parslow if you could send them to me, (address in above post). If you w...
by Bob Cretchley
Wed Jul 21, 2010 9:16 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

Re: The Cretchley Family

Dear Keith, Ten years ago I was in correspondence with your brother Brian regarding your family history, and as to whether there was a link with my family. (He may still have my letters.) I did some research for him on your family in the Gloucestershire Records Office, as Samuel Cretchley was born i...
by Bob Cretchley
Mon Feb 23, 2009 10:17 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

Re: The Cretchley Family

Dear Jane,

Information received and read with great interest, thanks very much. I shall send you a pack of information on the Cretchley family, including copies of entries in parish records etc, in due course.

Best wishes, Bob Cretchley
by Bob Cretchley
Mon Feb 09, 2009 10:10 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

Re: The Cretchley Family

Dear Jane, You are correct, Elizabeth Cretchley was the daughter of John and Maria. She was baptised on 11th September 1808 in Dursley, and married William Ricketts (Rickitts) on 8th November 1829 in Dursley. I have no further details on her, and would be interested in seeing your family tree going ...
by Bob Cretchley
Wed Jan 21, 2009 10:15 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Thurston family from Dursley
Replies: 15
Views: 5671

Re: The Thurston family from Dursley

Sarah - The Dursley Parish Records are all stored in the Gloucestershire County Records Office, in the city of Gloucester, a short distance from the cathedral and city centre. Copies are available on microfiche for public viewing, and you can take photocopies of entries. It's well worth a visit. - B...
by Bob Cretchley
Sat Feb 10, 2007 5:00 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: The Cretchley Family
Replies: 15
Views: 7188

The Cretchley Family

My late father and I have conducted extensive research at the Gloucestershire Records Office into our family which lived in Dursley from 1739 until the late nineteenth century. Our surname "Cretchley" was also recorded as "Cratchley", "Scratchley" and "Critchley&qu...
by Bob Cretchley
Mon Dec 04, 2006 9:54 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Posting interests - Woodward, Thurston, Tyndale
Replies: 10
Views: 6311

James Newth

Thanks very much for the photo and information.
by Bob Cretchley
Thu Nov 30, 2006 10:16 pm
Forum: Genealogy
Topic: Posting interests - Woodward, Thurston, Tyndale
Replies: 10
Views: 6311

Re: Newth

[quote="dursleyglos"]Hi Russell. You mention Newth in your list of surnames. I have a photo of James Newth, taken at the end of the 19th century when he was the town's oldest resident, over 100 years old.[/quote] I was very interested to see your reference to James Newth. I suspect this is...