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Lacy Family
March 22, 2020 - 4:10:00 p.m.

New details about William and Isabella Lacy Family kindly sent by Ian in Somerset.

Link between Tolliss and Brimson trees with surname Leatham
February 16, 2020 - 10:38:39 a.m.
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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.


November 20, 2016 - 3:18:33 p.m.
Statistics
Blott and Brimson
This family tree was last updated on April 7, 2020.
Individuals
Males
8,113
51.9%
Females
7,515
48.1%
Total surnames
Families
Sources
Total users
3

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James William Joseph CardoCardo,James William JosephApril 10, 197934141Death
Frederick George CussensCussens,Frederick GeorgeApril 10, 196645454Death
Dorothy Vernon KenderdineKenderdine,Dorothy VernonApril 10, 196056060Death
George Alexander GouldGould,George AlexanderApril 10, 192769393Death
Walter Richard SomersSomers,Walter RichardApril 10, 19147106106Birth
Alfonzo RussoRusso,AlfonzoApril 10, 19098111111Birth
Barbara Avice DaniellDaniell,Barbara AviceApril 10, 19099111111Birth
Doris Winifred AtkinsAtkins,Doris WinifredApril 10, 190310117117Birth
Katherine Mary JacobJacob,Katherine MaryApril 10, 190311117117Birth
Charles James BerryBerry,Charles JamesApril 10, 189112129129Birth
Ernest George BelhamBelham,Ernest GeorgeApril 10, 188213138138Birth
Samuel John WebsterWebster,Samuel JohnApril 10, 188214138138Birth
Henry Thomas PiddingtonPiddington,Henry ThomasApril 10, 188015140140Death
George Conrad EdwardsEdwards,George ConradApril 10, 187616144144Birth
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Ann EddenEdden,AnnApril 10, 183818182182Death
Gilbert Henry Davison + Ada Blanche NoakesDavison,Gilbert Henry + Noakes,Ada BlancheApril 10, 191019110110Marriage
Ernest Henry Orpen + Ethel Annie JacksonOrpen,Ernest Henry + Jackson,Ethel AnnieApril 10, 190920111111Marriage
George Trafford + Eliza WilkinsTrafford,George + Wilkins,ElizaApril 10, 187121149149Marriage
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Edith HollingworthApril 7, 2020 - 12:16:43 p.m.jackie1586261803Hollingworth,Edith
Shirley Harrison ARIBAApril 7, 2020 - 12:06:18 p.m.jackie1586261178Harrison,Shirley
Olivia Jane BennionApril 7, 2020 - 12:02:21 p.m.jackie1586260941Bennion,Olivia Jane
Claud Henry Bennion + Margaret Jill HudsonApril 7, 2020 - 12:00:26 p.m.jackie1586260826Bennion,Claud Henry + Hudson,Margaret Jill
Margaret Jill HudsonApril 7, 2020 - 11:59:27 a.m.jackie1586260767Hudson,Margaret Jill