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Daniell Family
14 February 2017 - 11:36:30

More details on the Daniell family thanks to Derek Mackenzie.

Pont Family
13 January 2017 - 16:25:48

Link between the Tolliss tree and Blott & Brimson tree with Daisy Hider nee Pont .1897-1941

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Blott and Brimson Family History

The Blott and Brimson family into which I was adopted in 1947 was all the family I knew until 2000. When I decided to look into the family tree on my natural side, an uncle said that he had done some work on his grandmother's side a few years before but had lost interest, would I like to carry it forward. He gave me scraps of paper, photos and some documents, so from this the current tree has developed. The Blott family originally came from the Huntingdonshire/Cambridge area before migrating to London.

My Gt Grandmother was a Sandford from Elsenham in Essex. The Blott family in early to mid 1800s were bakers by trade and the daughters seemed to carry on the tradition by marrying bakers. The Blott family later diversified into metal work and clerical occupations.

The Brimson family were agricultural labourers in and around Tiverton, Devon. Finally some of the sons moved in the 1860s to London and 1890s to Cardiff. My grandfather was a London bus driver ‎(picture in the gallery)‎ and other Brimsons became butchers and decorators.

The family tree traces the Blott name back to 17th century and the Brimson to early 18th.

I have researched lots of other names that have married into both families.The Bailey family from Etwall in Derbyshire is the latest line of investigation. It appears that this family of chemists, invented some marvellous medical appliances which can be viewed on the gallery. Francis Bailey emigrated to New Zealand about 1880 and started the Bailey tree there. I am still expanding the Bailey tree with the help of my New Zealand cousin Marie.

One of the Lewis family emigrated to Australia, circa 1900.

I still have masses to find with regard to this family, but I hope you find the information useful and the pictures entertaining.

Acknowledgments

Grateful thanks to the following members of the Blott, Brimson and related families in helping me with my research

Graham Page, Diane Rigden, Marion Jensen, Jill Riches, Marie Walker, Lucy Marshall, Liam Montgomery, Barbara Baxter, Brian Edwardes, Martin Spicer, Jill Banks, Linda Groark, Dean Malpass, Jeni Leprince, Diana Francis, Marjorie Eldred, Les Stewart, Duncan Monkhouse, Nick West, Geoff Swan, Peter Wartho, Sylvia Latham and Donna Royle.


20 November 2016 - 15:18:33
Statistics
Blott and Brimson
This family tree was last updated on 27 March 2017.
Individuals
Males
7,517
51.8%
Females
6,997
48.2%
Total surnames
Families
Sources
Total users
4
Latest birth year
2015
This information is private and cannot be shown.
Average age at death
64
Males: 62   Females: 66
Average number of children per family
1.94

Most common surnames

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RecordNAMEDateDATEANNIVEvent
Major John Hugh Torquil SuttonSutton,John Hugh Torquil29 March 200201515Death
Violet May Lilian EvansEvans,Violet May Lilian29 March 199312424Death
Herbert Samuel KurtzKurtz,Herbert Samuel29 March 198423333Death
George Henry KettelKettel,George Henry29 March 197933838Death
Sidney Charles StonebridgeStonebridge,Sidney Charles29 March 196545252Death
Frederick Walter MaiseyMaisey,Frederick Walter29 March 196155656Death
Capt Austen Gerald LilleyLilley,Austen Gerald29 March 193768080Death
Ada Doreen RobinsonRobinson,Ada Doreen29 March 193078787Birth
Capt Thomas CaddyCaddy,Thomas29 March 192988888Death
Frederick Thomas BingleyBingley,Frederick Thomas29 March 192399494Death
Owen E LawLaw,Owen E29 March 191510102102Birth
Emma Downes WhitcombeWhitcombe,Emma Downes29 March 191411103103Death
John Percy H ButfieldButfield,John Percy H29 March 191212105105Birth
Hilda M HoneyHoney,Hilda M29 March 191213105105Birth
Arthur St George WaltonWalton,Arthur St George29 March 190814109109Birth
Anne WebsterWebster,Anne29 March 190215115115Death
Ada Kate LittleLittle,Ada Kate29 March 189616121121Birth
Agnes Henrietta M RaynerRayner,Agnes Henrietta M29 March 189617121121Birth
Charles Dudden GreenlandGreenland,Charles Dudden29 March 189118126126Death
Martha Ann NettlefoldNettlefold,Martha Ann29 March 188919128128Death
Sir Leonard Day WakelyWakely,Leonard Day29 March 188020137137Birth
Michael LaneLane,Michael29 March 187521142142Death
Alexander Walter QuaifeQuaife,Alexander Walter29 March 187222145145Birth
Frederick CardoCardo,Frederick29 March 187023147147Birth
Elizabeth Agnes HewlettHewlett,Elizabeth Agnes29 March 186724150150Birth
Alice Sophia AbrahamAbraham,Alice Sophia29 March 186125156156Birth
Frances Jane RawlingsRawlings,Frances Jane29 March 185126166166Birth
Rev Thomas Street MillingtonMillington,Thomas Street29 March 182127196196Birth
Susanna SaveillSaveill,Susanna29 March 179928218218Birth
Thomas James Cooke + Bessie Violet GoldsCooke,Thomas James + Golds,Bessie Violet29 March 1947297070Marriage
Willliam Watts Howland + Annie Edden OrpenHowland,Willliam Watts + Orpen,Annie Edden29 March 187930138138Marriage
Charles Ovitts Lacon + Sarah Deborah FrenchLacon,Charles Ovitts + French,Sarah Deborah29 March 186831149149Marriage
William Septimus Rider + Elizabeth O'HaraRider,William Septimus + O'Hara,Elizabeth29 March 186332154154Marriage
Ambrose Goode Readhead + Elizabeth Parsons BaldreyReadhead,Ambrose Goode + Baldrey,Elizabeth Parsons29 March 183833179179Marriage
Charles Childs + Sarah KnightChilds,Charles + Knight,Sarah29 March 181434203203Marriage
Changes in the last 3 days
RecordLast changebyDATESORTNAME
Francis Matthew Goddard27 March 2017 - 13:11:30jackie1490620290Goddard,Francis Matthew
James Albert Ernest Watson27 March 2017 - 11:45:45jackie1490615145Watson,James Albert Ernest
James Albert Ernest Watson + Jessie Trenoweth Spargo27 March 2017 - 11:42:12jackie1490614932Watson,James Albert Ernest + Spargo,Jessie Trenoweth
Jessie Trenoweth Spargo27 March 2017 - 11:41:34jackie1490614894Spargo,Jessie Trenoweth
Charles Bryce Watson27 March 2017 - 11:37:19jackie1490614639Watson,Charles Bryce
Mabel Gooch27 March 2017 - 11:24:53jackie1490613893Gooch,Mabel
Duncan Arnold27 March 2017 - 11:23:29jackie1490613809Arnold,Duncan
Richard Spicer27 March 2017 - 11:12:42jackie1490613162Spicer,Richard
Harry Spicer27 March 2017 - 10:55:53jackie1490612153Spicer,Harry