Rosalind Davies' Family History
© Rosalind Davies 2001
Permission granted to reprint research for non-profit use only



Lancashire, England Index Page

My family's story in Lancashire, England

Chapter 1: History of Cockerham-
the village and parish where generations of our ancestors lived.

Chapter 2: for the meanings of some of our Lancashire surnames

Click here for a 3 generations Family Tree for
John & Betty RYDING - my 4 x great grandparents

Chapter 3: John RIDING & Sally GARDNER c. 1799- 1869
my 3x great grandparents

Chapter 4: John RIDING & Alice SINGLETON c. 1828- 1916

Click here for a 2 generation Family Tree for John & Alice RIDING

Chapter 5: William RIDING & Sarah Ann ROBINSON c. 1853- 1916

Chapter 5a: John & Margaret ROBINSON
(Sarah Ann's parents) c. 1828- 1889

Click here for a 2 generation Family Tree for
John ROBINSON & his 2 families

Click here for a 4 generations Family Tree of
Thomas ROBINSON's descendents -my 6 x great grandfather

Chapter 6: The children of William & Sarah RIDING c.1882- 1972

Chapter 6a: Jenny RIDING 1889- 1915 and
Joseph Thomas DAVIES 1889 - 1971


Appendix 1; my research notes for the Gardner family from Cockerham, Lancashire
related to my 3x great grandmother, Sally GARDNER c. 1799- 1869

Appendix 2; Parish Records of St. Michaels, Cockerham, Lancashire UK 1595-1658
baptisms, marriages & burials- family name extracted

Appendix 3: Extracts from St. Mary's , Lancaster parish records 1685-1786
family names extracted

Appendix 3: Extracts of prisoners' & soldiers' records from Lancaster Castle
listed in St. Mary's , Lancaster parish records 1685-1786

Appendix 5: Extracts from St. Michaels on Wyre Parish Records
for Robinson & Marshall 1707-1965


by Ros Davies

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