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Saunders in Gloucestershire and Bristol in Late Medieval Times

WHB – One finds speculative family histories of the Saunders surname which have excerpted information from older works uncritically. That said, there is evidence of persons surnamed Saunders located in earlier centuries in communities in which persons of that surname … Continue reading

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Saunders, Crump and Related Families in 18th Century Gloucestershire

Selected Citations from Gloucestershire Notes and Queries: An Illustrated Quarterly, Volume 4 edited by William Phillimore Watts Phillimore, Sidney Joseph Madge Mayors of the City of Gloucester: 1740 . . . 3, [1743] Lawrence Crump, upholder . . . 5, [1745] Benjamin Saunders . … Continue reading

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Saunders, Crump and Related Families in 16th Century Gloucestershire

Selected Citations from Gloucestershire Notes and Queries: An Illustrated Quarterly, Volume 4 edited by William Phillimore, Watts Phillimore, Sidney Joseph Madge 1541 Sepulta [She is buried] Margaret Saunders iiii die Julij. 1541 Seputl. [He is buried] Rogeri Saunders xii die Januarij. 1544 Sepulta [She … Continue reading

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The Crump and Saunders Families in Tennessee

I have been in e-mail with Anthony Crump, whose y-chromosome DNA suggests that he is closely related to me. The Crumps, like several of my ancestral lines were found in 17th century Gloucestershire. My proven ancestral name, Saunders, is also … Continue reading

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