Category Archives: Londors

Confirmation of the first marriage of John Londors (1786 – 1876)

In a recent post I speculated about the possible first marriage of my great-great-great-grandfather, John Londors. (John, a farm labourer, was born in 1786 in Woodford, Essex, and married his second wife, Mary Ann Schofield, in Barking in 1826. Their … Continue reading

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New information about William and Sarah Schofield of Barkingside

Credit is due to the good people at the Essex Record Office, for digitising many of their records and making them available online, something that’s quite unusual for areas outside London. The records aren’t yet searchable, which can mean long … Continue reading

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The Hattons of Barkingside

Following on from the last post, in which I wrote about the links between my farm-labouring Londors ancestors and the landed Hatton family of Barkingside, in this post I want to say more about the Hattons themselves. The Hatton name … Continue reading

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The Londors family and the Hattons of Barkingside

In my last post I used census and other records to locate my Londors ancestors  on the map of 19th century Barkingside, Essex. I noted that the Londors family probably occupied the same cottage, on the equivalent of present-day Roding … Continue reading

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Londors locations

In the angle formed by the A406 North Circular Road and the A12 Eastern Avenue, to the north of Redbridge and Gants Hill stations, is a district of unremarkable pre-war suburban streets typical of the expanding sprawl of outer east … Continue reading

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The first marriage of John Londors (1786 – 1876)

In a recent post I reported that I’d found a record in the Essex Archives of the marriage of my great great great grandparents, John Londors and Mary Ann Schofield, which took place at St. Margaret’s church, Barking, on 31 … Continue reading

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Edith Londors (b. 1861) and Albert Londors (b. 1866)

For the sake of completeness, I’m writing in this post about two more of the children of my great-great-grandfather John Schofield Londors, even though I have limited information about them. Edith Londors was born in Barking, Essex, in the last … Continue reading

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Naomi Emma Londors (b.1870)

In my last post, I mentioned that in 1901 Elizabeth Beale, daughter of Thomas Beale and Alice Beale (nee Londors), was a visitor in the Hampstead home of George and Naomi Huggett. Naomi was born Naomi Emma Londors in Barking … Continue reading

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Alice Mary Ann Londors (b. 1959)

Following on from my last post, in this post I’ll be summarising what we know about another of the children of my great-great-grandfather John Schofield Londors – Alice Mary Ann. Alice Mary Ann Londors was born in Barking in the … Continue reading

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Alma Londors (1855 – 1925)

Continuing with my account of the children of my great-great-grandfather, John Schofield Londors, in this post I’ll record what I know about the life of his second daughter, Alma. Alma Londors, daughter of John and his wife Sarah Ann, was … Continue reading

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