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Edward James Singleton
January 19, 2021 - 12:15:30 p.m.

Steven you sent me a note re the above, but your email you left is incorrect so can you please leave a note again please? It keeps coming back as undelivered.

Gilbertson Postcard
November 28, 2020 - 3:14:49 p.m.

Addressed to Miss E Gilbertson but do not know who she is, thanks for the mystery to Matt. Attached to Herbert Gilbertson entry.

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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.
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Blott and Brimson
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Females
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Heath Mathew PascoPasco,Heath MathewJanuary 19, 200711414Death
Kenneth George DaceDace,Kenneth GeorgeJanuary 19, 200421717Death
Hugh Massey BullBull,Hugh MasseyJanuary 19, 198733434Death
Peter BrimsonBrimson,PeterJanuary 19, 198243939Death
Percy Kilner ReadRead,Percy KilnerJanuary 19, 195157070Death
Esther Alice ArnoldArnold,Esther AliceJanuary 19, 194967272Death
Emily Ruth SwanSwan,Emily RuthJanuary 19, 194977272Death
May Nightingale StallardStallard,May NightingaleJanuary 19, 194487777Death
Laura Graves MasseyMassey,Laura GravesJanuary 19, 193998282Death
Gertrude Annie ArnoldArnold,Gertrude AnnieJanuary 19, 1932108989Death
Cyril Thomas LewisLewis,Cyril ThomasJanuary 19, 1923119898Birth
Jane FludeFlude,JaneJanuary 19, 1922129999Death
Winnyfred Anne AskewAskew,Winnyfred AnneJanuary 19, 191113110110Birth
Julia Adeline ParrisParris,Julia AdelineJanuary 19, 191014111111Birth
Arthur Harry KyteKyte,Arthur HarryJanuary 19, 190815113113Birth
Violet CollinsCollins,VioletJanuary 19, 190216119119Birth
Olive Bessie SteggallSteggall,Olive BessieJanuary 19, 189717124124Birth
Alfred O'Neill MoriceMorice,Alfred O'NeillJanuary 19, 189218129129Death
Isabella Meliora PhippsPhipps,Isabella MelioraJanuary 19, 189119130130Death
Harry CaddyCaddy,HarryJanuary 19, 188320138138Birth
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Ann Isabella CarrCarr,Ann IsabellaJanuary 19, 188022141141Birth
John Joseph BrimsonBrimson,John JosephJanuary 19, 187723144144Birth
Philip Algernon KenwayKenway,Philip AlgernonJanuary 19, 186524156156Birth
Rebeccah ClarkeClarke,RebeccahJanuary 19, 174825273273Death
William Nash + Catherine Elizabeth JamesonNash,William + Jameson,Catherine ElizabethJanuary 19, 188626135135Marriage
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