LONDON-L ArchivesArchiver > LONDON > 1999-10 > 0939463781
From: "JohnFHH" <>
Subject: Re: BLACKFRIARS
Date: Sat, 9 Oct 1999 11:09:41 +0100
St.Benet's, Paul's Wharf would be a possible candidate. Others would be St
Andrew's by the Wardrobe,
and the parishes of St.Anne, Blackfriars and St. Peter, Paul's Wharf. which
retained their names but not their churches after the Fire.
Have you his marriage cert? and does his father's name ther match that on
the baptism entry?
What aboiut the censuses for 1851, 61, 71?
John Henley (if it bounces try again, trouble with ISP, I am still here:-) ]
You could also try
HENLEY, PARKER, PRENTICE, SECKER, RAPER, DURDEN
ROLFE, (O)RAFFERTY, EVANS, PARSONS, SYMONDS [Berks/Hants/Wilts]
From: Janice Hutchins Date: 08 October 1999 19:30Subject: BLACKFRIARS
>According to the 1881 census, my great grandfather was 37 years old
>(year of birth 1844 according to the census) and born in Blackfriars,
>London. I have found a christening record for September 1845 at Saint
>Benet Pauls Wharf for the correct name and possible parents.>
>1. Would Saint Benet Pauls Wharf be considered Blackfriars? (It
>looks close according to my map.)>
>2. How accurate would the age/year of birth be for the 1881 census?>
>3. Does anyone else consider this to be a likely candidate for my
>great grandfather or am I grasping at straws?
>>Thanks for any help.>>Janice