Surnames registered by Alan Vickers
OXSIL User No.: 5899
OFHS Membership No. 6893

MESSENGER <1765 Swaliffe and surrounding area

Notes: William MESSENGER, son of Joseph & Elizabeth MESSENGER, was born in Swalcliffe in 1763. He was my gr gr grandfather and for part of his life he was a 'whipper in' at Lumley in County Durham. I presume that his employment relates to Lumley Castle near to Chester le Street. I am looking for any information about his parents and ancestors, if this is known.

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