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From: "John Henley" <>
Subject: Re: DEYKES; Strawberry Villas
Date: Mon, 11 Oct 1999 17:06:12 +0100
Are you sure it was the "Marylebone Episcopal Church"
"Episcopal Church" is a designation only used in the British Isles in
Scotland, where the Anglican Church is known as the Scottish Episcopal
Church; and by a few small breakaway sects, which had/have perhaps one or
What exactly does the marriage certificate say? Especially across the top
and underneath the boxes with the details - "Married in --------- according
to the rites of --------------------- by me ---------"
If you have not yet obtained a certificate , then you should consider doing
so, as this will give you the precise location of the wedding, and greatly
aid your researches.
St.Marylebone was an ecclesiastical parish in 1861 with a parish church. It
was also a civil parish/vestry which contained a number of other
ecclesiastical parish churches all available for weddings.
There is a place called Strawberry Hill in Middlesex, in Twickenham.
Strawberry Villas was a very popular house-name, and could have been
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: Alterisio, Karen Date: 11 October 1999 16:41Subject: DEYKES;
>According to a marriage record of my gg-grandparents, Jane Elizabeth DEYKES
>lived at "Strawberry Villas" in London, England at the time of her wedding
>on October 8, 1861. It's probable that this was somewhere in the
>Marylebone parish, as she was married at the Marylebone Episcopal Church --
>would anyone have some information pertaining to the exact location (street
>name) of these 'villas'.>
>Thank you,>Karen Alterisio>Chelmsford, Massachusetts, USA