|Winterbourne Family History Online... by Frenchay Village Museum|
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New book available
the Story of Fry's Chocolate in Bristol
by Alan Freke
The Alpine Club Exhibition is now on display at Frenchay Museum
The family history research material available on this site is mainly related to the Civil Parish of Winterbourne, South Gloucestershire.
This includes the ecclesiastical parishes of Winterbourne, Winterbourne Down and Frenchay.
Also the hamlets of Watley's End, Hicks Common, Pye Corner, Whiteshill and Hambrook; all within the Civil Parish.
New - The Harding Family of Hambrook
New - Message re James Brown of Hambrook House
New - Nov 2012 - Brinkworthy School photo c1898
Nov 2012 - Photos of the Flux and Hill families of Hambrook
New - October 2012 - Oscar Leslie, Butler at Winterbourne House
New - September 2012 - Photo of one of the Edwards family...
Have we found JK Rowling?
Message re the Perry family in the Winterbourne area.
New - More information received about the Priscilla Fry enigma...
New - Letters from Frederick Tuckett, Surveyor for the New Zealand Company 1841-1844 Including his experience at the Wairau Affray and his surveying for the foundation of Dunedin.
Use the Archives tab above to access the following...
Parish records: Baptisms, Marriages, Burials, Tithe maps.
Parish Magazines from 1878 to 1951
Headstones: Monumental Inscriptions in the graveyards.
Censuses from 1841 to 1901.
School Registers and Master's Log Books.
Hospital records and the US Hospitals.
Kelly's Directories, with descriptions of the hamlets and lists of local trades people and gentry.
Cricket Clubs: and score books.
Photographs and Biographies of local people.