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From: "johannawebster1" <>
Subject: [DBY] Fw: [SHEFF] Fw: STANIFORTHS OF RIDGEWAY VILLAGE.(near ECKINGTON)
Date: Sun, 15 Apr 2001 09:18:19 +0100



----- Original Message -----
From: johanna webster <>
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Sent: Saturday, April 14, 2001 11:33 AM
Subject: [SHEFF] Fw: STANIFORTHS OF RIDGEWAY
VILLAGE.(near ECKINGTON)


>
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: johannawebster55
<>
> To: <>
> Cc: <>
> Sent: Saturday, April 14, 2001 11:30 AM
> Subject: STANIFORTHS OF RIDGEWAY VILLAGE.(near
ECKINGTON)
>
>
> > hello, to all researching around the SHEFFIELD
region....this is part of a
> > long passage about the STANIFORTH
family...."the history of the STANIFORTH
> > FAMILY between 1624 and 1800 is virtually the
history of the sickle and
> > scythe industry in this village and
neighbourhood for those two
> > centuries.they were dominant in the trade and
the only challengers were
> the
> > TURNER family,with which we next deal.ROBERT
STANIFORTH was assistant to
> the
> > cutlers company from 1763 until his death in
may 1766.he would probably be
> > the grandson of william of "LITTFIELD".."there
is more if anybody would
> like
> > me to send it later on!best
wishes,johanna....hope i do not annoy too many
> > folk as i am going to send it to the YORKSHIRE
list too.
> >
>
>
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