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  • Information on Alfred Monk

    Jenn Mulligan: Hi Jenn, Just to let you know that I am researching the Monk family and I have some details regarding Alfred Monk who married Elizabeth Foster … read more

  • Family History of Foord

    John Foord: Hi I am one of the NZ branch of the Foords, originating from Ninfield/Hailsham area in Sussex and departing for NZ in 1863. I have just started the searching process – Do you have any info from around that time that you would care to share with me? Kindest regards, Jason … read more

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  • Information on William Hunter

    I am looking for any information on the following: William Hunter B Abt 1781 in Rye and died after 1851. Appears in 1841 census on Wishard in Rye as a 60yo carrier with wife Mary whom I believe to be Mary Humphrey d/o John Humphrey of New Romney, a brick layer. Mary Humphrey married Wm. … read more

  • Family History of Comport

    Stella Stevens (nee Comport): Hello Stella I am one of the ‘Essex’ Comports (though I think my family are the only ‘Comports’ in the county!). We know about the concentration of Comports in Kent (including the Dickens connection), Sussex and Hampshire. What we are less clear about is whether there is a link. The research … read more

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  • Information on Ann Wilson

    My great grandmother lived in Rye Harbour during the WW2 years. I do not know her date of birth, I do know she eventually ended up in Canada in the late 70’s. Her name was Ann Wilson and I am told she was well known around Rye Harbour. I’m trying to track down any information … read more

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  • Information on Elizabeth Dale

    My ancestor John Turk who died 1793 never married but had 2 sons by Elizabeth Dale who later married Robert Gurr. Does anyone know when Elizabeth died and where she is buried? … read more

  • Information on Thomas Ranger

    My great great great grandad was THOMAS RANGER, who was a blacksmith in Rye in 1840, I would like to find some more information on his family, so if anyone can help it would be appreciated. Thanks … read more

  • Information on John Addy

    I am writing from NZ. Can anyone help! Have found a John Addy married in Rye in 1856. Is there anyone out there that knows of this family. … read more

  • Information on Charles Collins

    I am trying to find info about my great grandfather, Thomas Charles Collins, who was born in Rye in 1841. He was a mariner and married Eliza Lewis in Pembrokeshire in 1863. They had a lot of children and lived in Briton Ferry, S.Wales. Any help would be greatly appreciated. … read more

  • Information on Thomas Gasson

    I am trying to trace information regarding my ancestor Thomas Gasson who was born in 1780 in Rye. … read more

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