Surnames registered by Nick Higton
OXSIL User No.: 3628

SurnameTimeframePlace
BISHOP <1900 Abingdon, Dorchester, Hagbourne, Northmoor
DIXSEY <1850 Northmoor
SMITH <1850 Drayton St Leonard
WHEATLEY <1900 Dorchester

Notes: James WHEATLEY was born 15 Mar 1856 in Dorchester OXF to an established Oxfordshire family, and trained as a tailor in Dorchester. He moved to the burgeoning wool textile city of Bradford WRY in the 1870s. There he married Ann COBB on 21 June 1879, and went on to run his own successful tailoring business. For further details of James, his descendants and ancestors, and some brickwalls to be overcome, see my website.

Website: higton.one-name.net/index.php

Address: 47 Bullimore Grove, Kenilworth, Warks CV8 2QF.

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