The following pages contain the little which is known concerning a family of no social importance, and will consequently, only be interesting to those connected with it. For such they are written, and to such addressed, without any apology for their publication. George William Marshall, 1866.

Frederick William Scantlebury1,2

Male, #2295, born 15 Apr 1849
Relationship8th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherWilliam Henry Scantlebury1,2 born 8 Jul 1815, died Mar 1902
MotherAnn Elizabeth Dowie1,2 born c 1819, died Mar 1893


Emily Ann Mullis born Mar 1853
Birth15 Apr 1849 Holborn, Middlesex, England1,2 
(Member of Household) Census 185130 Mar 1851 225 High Street, Holborn, Middlesex, England; Principal=Ann Elizabeth Dowie, Principal=William Henry Scantlebury1 
(Member of Household) Census 18617 Apr 1861 30 Grafton Street, St. Peter Stepney, London Middlesex, England; Principal=William Henry Scantlebury, Principal=Ann Elizabeth Dowie3 
Milit-Beg11 Apr 1867 Portsmouth, Hampshire, England2 
(Brother) Census 18712 Apr 1871 142 Cator Street, St. George Camberwell, London Middlesex, England; Principal=Walter Henry Scantlebury, Principal=Sophia Monksfield4 
Royal Navy1 Jan 1873 H.M.S. Minotaur, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; butcher2 
Royal Navy16 May 1873 H.M.S. Duke of Wellington, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England; butcher2 
Royal Navy1 Nov 1873 H.M.S. Malbar, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England2 
Royal Navy5 Jun 1874 Portsmouth, Hampshire2 
Royal Navy19 May 1877 H.M.S. Monarch, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England2 
Royal Navy19 Jun 1877 Portsmouth, Hampshire2 
Royal Navy20 Sep 1877 H.M.S. Raleigh, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England2 
(Groom) MarriageJun 1880 Shoreditch, Middlesex, England; Bride=Emily Ann Mullis5 
Census3 Apr 1881 19 Appleby Road, Hackney, Middlesex, England; Principal=Emily Ann Mullis6 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S20] The 1851 Census of England & Wales.
  2. [S30] Admiralty Records of The Royal Navy & Coastguards.
  3. [S17] 1861 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S22] The 1871 Census of England & Wales.
  5. [S67] Letter, - author to Scantlebury ONS, Carol Jelliman.
  6. [S11] The 1881 Census for England & Wales.
  7. [S27] The 1891 Census of England & Wales.



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    • Very easily a young person can feel the doors close around them School - knowledge - can break some of that.

      — - Joe Scantlebury
    • I've always said that I would not retire until there are at least 10 other African-American women in transplantation.

      — - Dr. Velma Scantlebury
    • The man who does not read books has no advantage over the man that can not read them.

      — - Michael Scantlebury
    • It's interesting when people just look at me and think I'm black and then when I open my mouth, they're like, 'Oh, wow..

      — -Dr. Velma Scantlebury
    • a family of farmers, mariners, sailors, coastguards, carpenters, tailors and builders originating from Cornwall in the 16th Century.

      — -Richard Scantlebury
    • go to heaven and have crowns and golden harps.

      —- Dr Vera Scantlebury Brown
    • Scantlebury Frequency: (143) (number of times this surname appears in a sample database of 88.7 million names, representing one third of the 1997 US..

      —- Richard Scantlebury
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  • go to heaven and have crowns and golden harps.

    — - Dr. Vera Scantlebury Brown
  • I wished I had remembered that people think you are rude when you merely express an opinion somewhat different from theirs—they do not realise that we have minds of our own.

    — Dr. Vera Scantlebury Brown
  • An Iroko tree has fallen I was fortunate to be one of the many ‘not so young’ Corrosion Engineers that sat at his feet and Prof Scantlebury taught us well. .

    — - Dayo Olowe
  • Independence means freedom and being able to go out by yourself or go shopping or choosing where you live and who you live with..

    — - Josie Scantlebury
  • Thomas Scantlebury,"' he says " was the adviser, chiefly; while his son, John Barlow Scantlebury, took the more prominent part. I well remember that, on one occasion, the opponents of the church rates would have fatally committed themselves but for my father..