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People Connected to Jersey

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  • Jean Poingdestre (c.1379 - c.1458)
  • Jean poingdestre (c.1359 - d.)
    1420 - 1425 : Leutenant baliff of Jersey.
  • Jean Poingdestre (c.1320 - c.1360)
    Abt 1414 : Baliff of Jersey. Jurat of the royal court.
  • Pierre Poingdestre (c.1280 - d.)
    Jurat of the royal court of Jersey.
  • Geoffrey or Raoul Poingdestre (c.1250 - d.)
    The most ancient contemporary reference to the family by it s present surname occurs in the archives of St Lo, France. Geoffrey and Raoul Poindestre are mentioned as landowners in Jersey in the year ...

People Connected to Jersey

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See also

Bailiwick of Jersey - Main Page
Bailiwick of Jersey Channel Islands - Monumental Inscriptions, Cemeteries and Graveyards
World War One: Armed Forces - Channel Islands
World War One: Prisoners of War - Channel Islands
Jersey Genealogical Resources to follow

This is a very comprehensive site and should be your first port of call.



How to use this Page

  1. Please link any GENI Profiles with links to Jersey to this project.
  2. You can ALSO add the earliest heads of families to the list of Jersey Families on Geni below (don't forget to link their profiles to the project as well). These would usually be male! Please restrict people added to the list to the earliest head of family!

Note People with links to Jersey can be linked to the project but not necessarily added to the list below.

People connected to Jersey can also be linked to the following projects.

Historical and Political people

- accommodated by the project Historical Bailiwick of Jersey which covers the History of Jersey and historical/political people. Some of these are also listed in the Famous people category.

Famous or Notable People

Those people of note with connections to the county are listed below. Some of these connections are a little tenuous - counties like to lay claim to people of renown! Please visit Jersey - Famous People and add them to the listing there.

Emigrants

People from Jersey who went to the "New world" and were early progenitors in those countries. Where the earliest ancestor is known please add them to the list of "Jersey families on Geni" below if that was their roots, or to the appropriate county project.

Where the earliest known ancestor is the emigrant add them to the list below. In some cases if there is a project that covers them in detail please link the project.

See Jersey Surnames

Early Jersey family trees can be seen at http://www.theislandwiki.org/index.php/Selected_family_trees


            

Heads of Jersey Families on Geni

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Please add the names of people from Jersey who settled in the "New World"

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