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  • Adam Shipley, I (1648 - 1696)
    Adam Shipley was born circa 1650 in Yorke, Yorkshire County, England and died in 1698 at Anne Arundel County, Maryland. Parents: He was the son of Hugh Shipley [see footnotes] Married Lois Howa...
  • Rev Richard Knight, D. D. (c.1788 - 1860)
    KNIGHT, RICHARD , Methodist minister; b. 1788 in Devon, England; m. between 1818 and 1820 Mary Hosier in Bonavista, Nfld, and they had 11 children; d. 23 May 1860 in Sackville, N.B. Richard Knight ...
  • Edgar Tresillian Sill (1873 - 1943)
    The name "Tresillian" appears on his grave records, which might suggest that Sill is a contraction or nickname based on the Cornish surname Tresillian , deriving from the village of the same name . C...
  • John Henry Beer (1821 - 1882)
    England and Wales Non-Conformist Record Indexes (RG4-8), 1588-1977 Name: John Beer Event Type: Baptism Christening Date: 08 Jul 1821 Christening Place: Barnstaple, Devon Father's Name: Geo...
  • Giles Hosier (c.1761 - 1812)
    Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893 Name: Giles Hosier Event Type: Marriage Event Date: 12 Jan 1789 Event Place: Trinity, Trinity North, Newfoundland, Canada Gender: Male Spouse's N...

English Abroad

The purpose of this project is to record the GENi profiles of Englishmen/women who died abroad - the profiles of English born people of significance who either emigrated to various parts of the world and died there, or who died abroad in other circumstances -conflicts, exploration etc. Notable or interesting examples of Englishmen/women who died abroad can be featured below.

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South Africa

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