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Forum: Accrington Hall Of Fame 15-10-2014, 04:40
Replies: 15
Views: 2,320
Posted By barnsie
Re: Richard Walton Kenyon

I found yours in the Visitors section and replied therein.
In any case, Sally Kenyon was dau. of Mary Kenyon as per Lancashire OPC b. 1804 and died 17 March 1845 40 yrs. Asthma of Heifers Bank also...
Forum: Accrington Hall Of Fame 14-10-2014, 23:32
Replies: 15
Views: 2,320
Posted By barnsie
Re: Richard Walton Kenyon

Hi Dave,

I have sent you a pm too. Confirmation of Sally Kenyon, ran out of space.....if you need further, let me know.
Forum: Accrington Hall Of Fame 14-10-2014, 03:20
Replies: 15
Views: 2,320
Posted By barnsie
Re: Richard Walton Kenyon

Hi Dave et al,

Just checked my Barnes Tree and it seems Richard Walton Kenyon's father, James Kenyon was the son of MARY KENYON who married by Lincence Richard Crawshaw 25 April 1837 St. James...
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 15-01-2014, 03:21
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By barnsie
Re: Barnes rellies

Just obtained the Probate of a Will of WILLIAM BARNES of Oakenshaw, Clayton-le-Moors.
It seems he owned 9 leasehold cottages in Albert, Victoria and William Streets at Oakenshaw at the time of his...
Forum: Heritage and History 07-06-2013, 09:50
Replies: 29
Views: 4,420
Posted By barnsie
Re: Accrington Cemetery Records

I have just tried to purchase the Accrington MIs CD online at the LFHHS, only to be stopped at the delivery and postage page.......so I have emailed the Store Owner to see if a postage charge can be...
Forum: Heritage and History 07-06-2013, 09:15
Replies: 29
Views: 4,420
Posted By barnsie
Re: Accrington Cemetery Records

Gosh Atarah, I think you've found them.......thank you so much.
I've been searching for this grouping for weeks and certainly not in my collection from Cemsearch.....but as I said, I got it quite a...
Forum: Heritage and History 07-06-2013, 07:48
Replies: 29
Views: 4,420
Posted By barnsie
Re: Accrington Cemetery Records

Would anyone be able to do a lookup in the Accrington Cemetery Records CD for me.
I have a transcribed List myself, purchased a few years ago on the surname Barnes only.
I am trying to find the...
Forum: Questions and Answers 15-05-2013, 00:26
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Thanks for the detail Retlaw.....much appreciated.

Robyn
Forum: Questions and Answers 14-05-2013, 09:20
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Could have been, but in any case, it is known that the occupants of Accrington House at various times in the 19th century were of the same Barnes family, so I expect Barnes St., was indeed named...
Forum: Questions and Answers 14-05-2013, 05:49
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

OR perhaps this: From Old Homesteads
WOOLHURST BANK, "The old home of the Haworths was afterwards occupied by James Barnes (1767-1852) and family. The Barnes' afterwards removed to Daisy Hill in...
Forum: Questions and Answers 14-05-2013, 03:31
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

I have in my possession a copy of the Accrington Jubilee Souvenir 1878 to 1928........within it shows two plans of the area 1849 and 1928.

In the 1849 plan Barnes St. is not shown. It appears to...
Forum: Questions and Answers 13-05-2013, 10:24
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

If you know which branch I could start with, that would be very interesting.

How far back was Barnes Street named is the question........

There were a few well known business and Church...
Forum: Questions and Answers 13-05-2013, 06:23
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Thanks Bob, yes that's right.....William Barnes died 1864, son of Thomas and Jenny.
I have so many and two sep. trees at present....Should merge them together, but have been needing to prove each...
Forum: Questions and Answers 13-05-2013, 05:34
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Hi Bob,

You have me wondering now......was it William Barnes d. 1866 that was the first buried in the Accrington Cemetery??
A lot were buried in Altham and Church too......
I can't just pick...
Forum: Questions and Answers 13-05-2013, 05:22
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Hi Atarah,

Thanks for this great information. I don't seem to have it, although yes, I think I have everyone in the photograph....
But just in case,
Joseph & Ann Barnes (nee Singleton),...
Forum: Questions and Answers 08-05-2013, 06:47
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Wow, I think my copy came originally from Walton.....via a UK cousin. Of course haven't got the original, but fascinating, thanks again Aratah.

Walton died in 1999 in BC.........
Forum: Questions and Answers 08-05-2013, 06:21
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Hi Atarah,

Thank you so much for thinking of me.....Yes, I do have that photograph, received it a while ago, showing Joseph and Ann and their children about 1856. Had to check the Tree and there...
Forum: Questions and Answers 07-05-2013, 23:17
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Whinside house was owned by Jonathan Barnes and his wife Mary Adeline nee Kenyon in 1890 and beyond. He was the son of Joseph and Ann Barnes who lived nearby in Dykenook house.....during the same...
Forum: Questions and Answers 07-05-2013, 23:00
Replies: 117
Views: 17,233
Posted By barnsie
Smile Re: DYKE NOOK, Whalley Road, Accrington

Hi Atarah,

Still here.....still interested in anything of the Barnes family, all my years of research has confirmed my Barnes ancestors in Accrington and lots of links......
Would love to know...
Forum: Heritage and History 26-04-2011, 11:56
Replies: 9
Views: 2,130
Posted By barnsie
Re: 1910 - 2010

Thanks for the suggestion Bob
Cheers,
Barnsie
Forum: Accy Photos 26-04-2011, 11:32
Replies: 121
Views: 27,609
Posted By barnsie
Re: OWL HALL and ACCRINGTON HOUSE

Thanks Atarah.......Obviously my Henry Barnes was not the owner of Owl Hall during his time there, but was at that time, a very wealthy partner in a Yarn dying company. He left Accrington to retire...
Forum: Accy Photos 26-04-2011, 06:01
Replies: 121
Views: 27,609
Posted By barnsie
Re: OWL HALL and ACCRINGTON HOUSE

I'm reading with interest the fact that Owl Hall is being restored......gosh, what a mess to try and restore.....Thanks Atarah for your suggested website, saw some wonderful photographs.
My...
Forum: Heritage and History 26-04-2011, 05:32
Replies: 9
Views: 2,130
Posted By barnsie
Re: 1910 - 2010

I've just come across a couple of photographs relating to the Funerals of MRS. BARNES and MISS MORGAN in Oswaldtwistle dated 30 July 1910.
These ladies plus others were killed in the fire at...
Forum: Lost Friends / Family 27-11-2008, 07:44
Replies: 16
Views: 1,279
Posted By barnsie
Re: Barnes rellies

Hi there,
I hope you get this, as I am related to the same Barnes families as yourself.
My ancestor Jacob Barnes was indeed your Joseph Barnes's brother.
I have a lot of family history relating to...
Forum: Accrington Hall Of Fame 28-03-2008, 09:16
Replies: 32
Views: 14,347
Posted By barnsie
Re: Huncoat Hall - (Birtwistle)

Talking of Huncoat, would anyone know where I might find a copy of HUNCOAT REMEMBERED The recollections of John Smith.
I think it was published in 1985 by the Hyndburn Local History Society.

I...
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