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West Genealogy and West Family History Information

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  • Dr. West (deceased)
  • Abner West (1683 - 1756)
    (3:?) 12. ABNER3 WEST, (Thomas,2 Francis1), b. 9 June 1683; res. T., carpenter; m. Mrs. JANE (Look) (11) COTTLE 17 Nov. 1707 (wid. of John), who was b. 24 Dec. 1680 and d. about 1765 at her son's resid...
  • Ada Mary West (1879 - 1953)
    Mrs Ada Mary West (née Worth) Born: Monday 17th February 1879 Age: 33 years Last Residence: in Bournemouth Dorset England 2nd Class passenger First Embarked: Southampton on Wednesday...
  • Agnes or Ellen West (1535 - 1600)
    Source: "Ancestral File v4.19," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 8 August 2012), entry for Mrs WEST.
  • Alan (Alni) West (c.1534 - c.1600)
    Conflicting link information, no valid sources. Date of birth does not conform with age of linked parents. Links include: Born 1538 Lincolnshire, son of John West Born 1532 Banbury and Ann. Married Agn...

About the West surname

English and German: from Middle English, Middle High German west ‘west’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for someone who had migrated from further west