News
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

Winter Family
8 December 2016 - 11:14:31

Many thanks to Kate in Australia for providing new details on the Winter Family.

Information required
7 October 2016 - 09:21:16

Looking for descendants of Richard Bingham McGuinness (1812-1866) for a New Zealand relative compiling a Family tree. Please contact me via my form if you have any information.

A certain amount is already shown on the Blott/Brimson tree. Need any new information before February 2017. Thank you

Looking for relatives
7 October 2016 - 09:18:36

Looking for relatives of either Horace James Pemberton or Herbert Francis Allen. Have been contacted by a gentleman that has a parasol owned by Izette Iris Southard and would like it to be reunited with the family. Any information please get in touch via the contact page. Many thanks. 

Family updates
3 March 2015 - 21:33:26

Looking for relatives or either Horace James Pemberton or Herbert Francis Allen. Have been contacted by a gentleman that has a parasol owned by Izette Iris Southard and would like it to be reunited with the family. Any information please get in touch via the contact page. Many thanks. Posted 6th October 2016

Looking for descendants of Richard Bingham McGuinness (1812-1866) for a New Zealand relative compiling a Family tree. Please contact me via my form if you have any information.

A certain amount is already shown on the Blott/Brimson tree.

New information on the Pocock and Preston Family, many thanks to Mark Preston.

Thanks to Simon Laughlin for corrections to my tree.

Additional information on the Sperry family thanks to David.

Extra details on the Lewis family in Western Australia, many thanks to Sue

New information on the Chaplin Family of Brazil thanks to Angelo

Extra information on the Gould Family of Australia, many thanks to Sylvia plus 2 Gould photos in the album

Photos now back via Flickr.

New details on the Chaplin family, many thanks to Maria in Brazil

Thanks to Tom Wells and Joyce Collins for additional details on the Warren and Goode families.

Thanks to Richard Davies for details on the Montaignac family.

New additions for the Lamprell and Swan families details sent by John Fredericks, many thanks.

Updating details for New Zealand residents from Papers Past the NZ archive website.

New details for the Short Family kindly supplied by Sally, many thanks

Link via the Maunder family direct with Brimson and Charlesworth/Berger family tree.

Link between the 2 trees Elizabeth Agnes King married Willoughby Methold Porter

 

Abbreviations, Definitions and Notes in the Family Tree
3 March 2015 - 21:32:16

Where I have in the Date eg Dec 1878 this means the birth, marriage or death was registered in that qtr. 
In the notes I put census information and other details. In the female notes you may also find witnesses names at the time of the marriage.
To protect from identity theft, you will be unable to see details of people who are less than 99 years old where I do not have an actual death date.

Sources

I subscribe to Ancestry and Findmypast, documents include birth, marriage, death certificates and wills and I have access to information from the British Library India records and Gale Newspaper Archives. I also visit local record offices and lots of churchyards. Plus lots of details sent to me by descendants of families listed on the website.

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 18 May 2017.
Individuals
Males
7,569
51.8%
Females
7,045
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
1.95

Most common surnames

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RecordNAMEDateDATEANNIVEvent
Bridget BaileyBailey,Bridget25 May 199202525Death
Irene Louise KempKemp,Irene Louise25 May 198513232Death
Edward John HolmesHolmes,Edward John25 May 197724040Death
Jeanne de Montaignac de ChauvanceMontaignac de Chauvance,Jeanne25 May 197334444Death
Richard Alfred NealeNeale,Richard Alfred25 May 197344444Death
Gwendolyn WarlandWarland,Gwendolyn25 May 195855959Death
Sir Charles Halstaff KenderdineKenderdine,Charles Halstaff25 May 193668181Death
Ronald Edmund Sanders LortonLorton,Ronald Edmund Sanders25 May 192479393Birth
Gladys Marion BaconBacon,Gladys Marion25 May 19098108108Birth
Edward JancourtJancourt,Edward25 May 19079110110Birth
Alice Elizabeth VaneVane,Alice Elizabeth25 May 190210115115Death
Arthur BerryBerry,Arthur25 May 190011117117Birth
Emily May MortonMorton,Emily May25 May 190012117117Birth
Florence Beatrice BrimsonBrimson,Florence Beatrice25 May 189713120120Birth
Alfred Walter ClaydenClayden,Alfred Walter25 May 189614121121Birth
Stanley Frank EnglishEnglish,Stanley Frank25 May 189015127127Birth
Eleanor Rebecca BellBell,Eleanor Rebecca25 May 188816129129Birth
Albert Henry BeckettBeckett,Albert Henry25 May 188217135135Birth
James Austen ArnoldArnold,James Austen25 May 188018137137Birth
Norman Bruce BaileyBailey,Norman Bruce25 May 187119146146Birth
Arthur Douglas BaileyBailey,Arthur Douglas25 May 187120146146Birth
Juliet Lydia FootFoot,Juliet Lydia25 May 187021147147Birth
Dame Henrietta Florence (Dolly) BaileyBailey,Henrietta Florence (Dolly)25 May 186522152152Birth
Harriet Dent LockyerLockyer,Harriet Dent25 May 184723170170Birth
William Ambrose Flack + Jessie Louisa WarrenFlack,William Ambrose + Warren,Jessie Louisa25 May 190124116116Marriage
Norris Parker + Eliza BarnettParker,Norris + Barnett,Eliza25 May 188525132132Marriage
William Alfred Mose + Ellen WingMose,William Alfred + Wing,Ellen25 May 187026147147Marriage
James Rolfe + Eliza HatcartonRolfe,James + Hatcarton,Eliza25 May 185627161161Marriage
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