Category Archives: Londors

The spelling of the ‘Londors’ surname

Following on from my last post, in which I wrote about the supposed first appearance of the spelling ‘Londors’ – in the record of the 1792 marriage, in Spitalfields, between John Londors and Sarah Reeves: In this post, I thought … Continue reading

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The Londors family: the Spitalfields connection?

In recent posts about the Londors family of Barking, Essex, I’ve wondered about their connection to Stepney and the ‘old’ East End. My 3 x great grandfather John Londors was born in Woodford, Essex, and all the records we have … Continue reading

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John Orgar (1818 – 1856) and Sarah Hippisley Shean (1819 – 1905)

In a recent post I wrote about Stepney-born tobacco pipe maker John Orgar (1798 – 1866), who I believe married Sarah Anne Schofield of Barking, Essex, sister of Mary Ann Schofield who married my 3 x great grandfather John Londors. … Continue reading

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Confirmation of marriage between John Londors and Mary Ann Schofield

I’ve just found documentary evidence confirming my hunch – that the maiden name of Mary Ann Londors, my great-great-great grandmother, was Schofield. Searching the Essex Archives Online, I came across a record of the marriage of John Londors and Mary … Continue reading

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John Orgar (1798 – 1866) and Sarah Anne Schofield (1798 – 1870)

Following on from my last post, which speculated about connections between the Londors, Schofield and Orgar families, I now want to add some more information about the Orgars, in the hope that it will help to illuminate aspects of my … Continue reading

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A new theory about the Londors-Schofield-Orgar connection

In the last post I wrote about Sarah Ann Londors (1852 – 1932), eldest daughter of my great-great-grandparents, John Schofield Londors and Sarah Ann Brown. Sarah Ann Londors married William Orgar in 1873. After further research, I’ve come to the … Continue reading

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Sarah Ann Londors (1852 – 1932)

I’m beginning my account of the children of John Schofield Londors and Sarah Ann Brown (my great great grandparents) with their eldest daughter, Sarah Ann. Sarah Ann Londors’ birth was registered in the Romford district in the third quarter of … Continue reading

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The children of John Schofield Londors and Sarah Brown

In the last few posts I’ve written about my maternal great great great grandparents, John and Mary Ann Londors of Barking, Essex, and their children, including my great great grandfather John Schofield Londors (1827 – 1915). I now want to … Continue reading

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James Londors (1843 – 1926)

This post concludes my account of the lives of the children of my 3 x great grandparents, John and Mary Ann Londors of Barking. In previous posts, I’ve reported what I know about my 2 x great grandfather John Schofield … Continue reading

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Mary Ann Londors (1840 -1931)

Continuing with my account of the children of John and Mary Ann Londors (my 3 x great grandparents on my mother’s side), in this post I’ll be setting down what we know about their daughter Mary Ann, who was the … Continue reading

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