Documents and Articles - New Additions, August 2009 (Documents Articles)

by admin ⌂, Forest of Dean, Sunday, August 16, 2009, 05:10 (4792 days ago)

English Bicknor Parish Register 1561-1655.pdf
English Bicknor Parish Register 1653-1744.pdf

Miscellaneous Section

These records were transcribed by Jeff Carrick and are the same as they appear in the Parish Registers.

Although we have these records in our Parish Records database you will find them interesting as they are in the original format, many of which are in Latin.

Murder on the Severn - The Times, 12 April 1819

by admin ⌂, Forest of Dean, Thursday, August 20, 2009, 16:36 (4787 days ago) @ admin

Supplied by Rae Clarke
Murder on the Severn.pdf

Miscellaneous Section

William Burton of Woolaston was hung April 1819 at the Gloucester Goal
for the murder of William Symms.

Other people mentioned are William Hurd of Woolaston and James Henry
Ball (my 3rd great-grandfather) who may have been the parish constable
at the time.

James Henry Ball later married the widow of William Hurd.

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