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Dave's Ancestors in the Midlands

Places in the Midlands where Dave's ancestors lived




Amblecote


Map showing general location of Coalbournbrook, Amblecote at nls.uk
Link to general location of Coalbournbrook, Amblecote at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing location of Coalbournbrook, Amblecote
Colbournebrook
Edward and Jennett McGuinness lived here in 1841


Brierley Hill


Map showing location of Campbell Street, Brierley Hill at nls.uk
Link to Campbell Street, Brierley Hill at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing location of Campbell Street, Brierley Hill
Campbell Street
Edward McGuinness and family lived here in 1851


Dudley


Link to Parish Church of St Thomas, Dudley at nls.uk
Link to Parish Church of St Thomas, Dudley at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing parish church Dudley
The Parish Church
William Cherrington married Elizabeth McGuinness on 21st July 1861


Map showing location of Mamble, Dudley at nls.uk
Link to Mamble, Dudley at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing location of Mamble, Dudley
Mumble (Mamble)
Janet McGuinness and the remains of the family lived here in 1861


Moxley

Map showing location of Moxley at nls.uk
Link to Moxley at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Moxley
Mary Simms born here in 1860 (1861 Census)
Mary Simms was daughter of William Cherrington's sister, Mary, (wife of Lewis Simms).
She was baptised at Christ Church, Coseley on 24th May 1863, although by this date, the Simms family now lived in Leeds


Pensnet

Map showing location of Pensnet at nls.uk
Link to Pensnet at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Pensnet
Robert Simms born here 1852 (1861 Census)
Son of Lewis and Mary Simms. Mary Simms was William Cherrington's sister. She had married Lewis Simms in 1847

Sedgeley

Lewis Simms born here in 1858 (1861 Census)
Lewis Simms married William Cherrington's sister, Mary, in 1847

Map showing general location of Swan Village, Sedgeley at nls.uk
Link to location of Swan Village, Sedgeley at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing the general location of Swan Village
Swan Village
Mary Cherrington (later Abbott) born here 6th March 1864


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Smethwick

Kingston's Square
Link to Kingston Square, Bridge Street, Smethwick at nls.uk
Link to Kingston Square, Bridge Street, Smethwick at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing the approximate position of Kingston Square
Birthplace of John Thomas Gerrard 20th May 1848.


Tipton


In the early nineteenth century the parish of Tipton, as well as the town of Tipton, included various smaller villages, such as Tipton Green, Summer Hill, Princes End, Swan Village, Horseley Heath William Cherrington was born in Tipton in 1833
Lewis Simms, his wife Mary and children Sarah Ann and Samuel were born here



Link to original position of St John, Tipton at nls.uk
Link to original position of St Martin, Tipton at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing the original position of St Martin, Tipton
St Martin, Tipton
Robert Cherrington married Mary Perry here on 21st February 1820


Link to approximate position of Canal Side at nls.uk
Link to approximate position of Canal Side at Old-Maps.co.uk
Map showing Canal Side, Tipton
Canal Side
Robert Cherrington (1797 - ) and family here in 1841


Link to Dudley Road, Tipton at nls.uk
Link to Dudley Road, Tipton at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Dudley Road, Tipton
Dudley Road
Robert Cherrington (1797 - ) and family here in 1851


Link to Old Cross Street, Tipton at nls.uk
Link to Old Cross Street, Tipton at Old-Maps.co.uk
Google map showing Old Cross Street, Tipton
Old Cross Street
Drucilla Warrington and William Burton living here in 1861. They were witnesses at the wedding of William Cherrington (1833 - )