Stoke-on-Trent family history and genealogy


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Surname of relative house location other details person seeking information
Salt, Walter John married to Martha Harriet Salt (nee Armshaw)  Living at  Weston Road, The Meir, Caverswall in 1897 Other members living at that time at that address are: Richard Thomas Salt, Len Salt, Louisa Salt ,Robert Salt, William Salt, Emma Elizabeth Salt and John R Salt Richard Brown - grandson of Richard Thomas Salt

email: Richard Brown

Hannah Salt   married William Goodwin at Stoke-On-Trent, on 23 Oct 1809 email: Clarke Whitehand
Sanders, Thomas Richard
  married Emma Bale in 1816. She was the sister of Thomas Bale, married Hannah Ridgway and of Sophia Bale, married John
email: Richard Sanders 
Sayers families  from Tunstall and Burslem, my gt gran worked at the potteries along with some of her siblings.
My gt gran was Frances Whitby born 1903 to Prudence Sayers and Emmanuel Whitby
email: Leigh Dickinson
Scarrott Longton & Stafford   email: Eileen Hallam
WILLIAM SEABRIDGE Br.7/22/1804 Staffordshire  
 Marr. Leah Wickstead 1846 in England. Sons Henry and William born in England.
 They came to the U.S.A. about 1850.In the 1870 census of New Jersey, William was listed as a potter by trade. 
email: Richard Seabridge
Shaw, George  Mount Pleasant Shelton, Staffordshire (at time of 1881 census) His Children are Thomas (1857) Mary J (1861) William (1863) Herbert (1867) Sarah (1869) Mary A (1871) Georgina (1874) Bertha (1878) and Charles E (1881) email: Dave Bourne
Sheldons Victoria St, Basford, Stoke-on-Trent around 1930-1940 Frederick Sheldon (father) , Alice (mother), children Marjorie (m.Breeze)
Ida (m.Wilson) Sidney, Sally, Freda, Joyce, Joan.
email:  Neale Sheldon
Sheppard, George Fenkes in 1881 family lived at Brunswick Street, Fenton Sheppard, George Fenkes b. 1831 in Coventry, Warwick.  He was an Engine Fitter at "Works"; m. Sarah Ann Boroden b. 1835 in Neneaton, Warwick.  email: 
Allene Pierce-Avey
Phoenix, Arizona
  baptised St.John, Burslem,20/2/1785, daughter of John and Mary Sherwin. She married Joseph HATTON, china dealer from Leeds in Burslem in 1811. She died in Hamburg, Germany 1824 email:   Catherine Pritchard
Sherwin, James  born c.1790 at Burslem Potter. His father was Thomas Sherwin (b Nov 7 1746), the son of Peter Sherwin who was b 6 Mar 1722 at Macclesfield in Cheshire.

James Sherwin would have spent some time in St Petersburg, Russia, - he had a son (Henry) who was born in St Petersburg in 1822.

email: Todd Mazur
Sims, Olive 
b. in
Norwich in 1800
Shelton, Stoke-on-Trent marriage certificate of 5 October 1836 he is described as a manufacturing chemist at the Ridgeway Pottery Works, Shelton . In 1842, when he returned to the Manchester area. email: Heather Sims
Charles Sims 

(his father is listed as Edward)

born in Newcastle in about 1851 and later moved to Longton and then Penkhull.  In the 1901 census he was the landlord of the Marquis of Granby pub in Penkhull and was probably the landlord of The Kings Head in Ashwood Longton in 1887. In the 1881 census he was an engine fitter and living at 48 Ashwood. email: Chas Sims
Edgar Snape    married to Annie Elizabeth Banister
both died in the 1918 Flu eperdemic.
email: Doreen Jones nee Snape
Joseph Suttis (possible variant of Sutters) said to have been born at Stoke-on-Trent.  Family tradition is that he fought with Nelson at Trafalger (1805)and after being discharged, relocated to Silver Sands near Halifax, Nova Scotia. He had a large family, some of whom are lised (as Sutters) in the 1838 census for Guysborough County, Nova Scotia. email: John Sheppard
SWETNAM family,
Martha Swetnam , mother Alice Swetnam (nee Potts) father John Swetnam, born Hanley 1855 .Both parents married in Swinnerton 1843.
  The Swetnams had several other children. Anne, Ellen, Thomas, Emma, Alice,
Edward John, and lived High St Hanley.
email: Maggie Stewart
Swinsco Family.

any Swinscos please

John Swinsco (Father David) was born about 1811 at or near Stoke-on-Trent. His father was David Swinsco John moved to Co Durham and married in 1842 (father David from marriage certificate). He may have had a sister Anne email: