Genealogy

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Adye Memorial
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Adye, Adye Memorial

Museum Ref No: Canmen1Adye
Adye Memorial photographed in Canford Church, June 2015 Information included: In Memoriam Henry Ralph Willete Adye Who Died At Pau Basses Pyrenees France of rapid Consumption on the 22nd April 1880 in the 23rd Year of his age. Eldest son of the Late Willett.Lawrence.Adye. Esquire J.P an D.L Formerly of Merly, County of Dorset: Deeply Lamented by his Bereaved Family and Sincerely Regretted by all who Knew Him. His remains are interred in the Family Vault in this Churchyard. Come be blessed of my Father. inherit the Kingdom prepared for you from the Kingdom of the World Matt
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Baptisms at Presbyterian Meetings 1760-1783

Museum Ref No: BEAM_0004
List of children baptized by the Reverend John Howell, Pastor of the Presbyterian Meeting, Poole. 1760-1783. Handwritten MS. JPBC
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Memorial
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Bothwell, Memorial

Museum Ref No: PEP 0505
Memorial to 3767 Private W. Bothwell of the Black Watch, who died on 9th April 1915. Poole Cemetery. Photograph P. E. Parker.
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Bowles Memorial
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Bowles, Bowles Memorial

Museum Ref No: stjamem1bowles
Bowles Memorial photographed in St. James’ Church, Poole, September 2015 Information included: Samuel Bowles Died March 2d 1750 Aged 44 years. Mary his first Wife Daughter of the Rev Benjamin Culme A.M. Rector of Studland Died March 21st 1746 Aged 35 Years. Margaret his second and surviving Wife,(Who Subsequently married The Rev Tho Coker A.M. Rector of Mappowder) Died in 1789 Aged 84 Years. Amy the Sister of the Said Margaret and the Widow of Issac Lester an Eminent Merchant of This Place, Died August 6th 1788 Aged 84 Years. The above Margaret and Amy were two of the Daughters of the Reverend Matthew Bowles, A.M. Formerly Rector of Corfe Castle. Elizabeth Tivertoe Sister of Mr Samuel Bowles Died April 7th 1788 aged 78 years
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Brownsea Island Coastguards 1817-1866

List of coastguards stationed at Brownsea/Branksea Island and Poole Harbour 1817 to 1866 compiled from the Establishment Books held at Kew National Archive, Collection ADM 175. These Establishment Book records are available to download free of charge from the Kew National Archives website.
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Burgess, Will of Mary Burgess, 1783

Museum Ref No: BEAM_0016
Last will & testament of Mary Burgess, dated 14 September 1783. Original document. JPBC
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Canford Magna Census 1841

A transcription of the 1841 Census for Canford Magna created by a joint project of Poole Museum Service and the Somerset and Dorset Family History Society. PRS
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Church and Marshalsea Rate 1751

Museum Ref No: CMR 1751
Church and Marshalsea Rate assessed on the Parish of St. James in the Town and County of Poole for the year 1751. Complete transcription. By Poole History Centre volunteers AC and KP. The parish was responsible for supporting the poor people of the parish. Wealthy citizens were taxed to provide this poor relief. The Church and Marshalsea Rate is a list of these wealthy people and the amount they were taxed. It is arranged by street.
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Church and Marshalsea Rate 1751- High Street

Church and Marshalsea Rate assessed on the Parish of St. James in the Town and County of Poole for the year 1751. Transcription of High Street by J.O. HSH
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Church and Marshalsea Rate 1753- High Street

Church and Marshalsea Rate assessed on the Parish of St. James in the Town and County of Poole for the year 1753. Transcription of High Street. HSH
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