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.

Edward John Levi Scantlebury1,2

Male, #709, born 5 Nov 1890, died Mar 1942
Relationship9th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherEdward Scantlebury1 born 28 Jan 1863, died Jun 1946
MotherHarriet Ann Hambly1 born Mar 1871


Mabel Annie Phillips
Birth5 Nov 1890 Bodmin, Cornwall, England1 
Baptism8 Jan 1891 The Parish Church of St. Petroc, Bodmin, Cornwall, England1 
(Member of Household) Census 18915 Apr 1891 Opies Lane, Bodmin, Cornwall, England; Member of Household=Edward Scantlebury, Principal=Harriet Ann Hambly3 
(Member of Household) Census 190130 Mar 1901 Lansellos Well, Bodmin, London, England; Principal=Edward Scantlebury, Principal=Harriet Ann Hambly4 
(Bride) Marriage18 Jan 1911 The Parish Church of St Andrew, Battersea, London, England; Bride=Mabel Annie Phillips2 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 105 Jeymer Drive, Ealing, London, England; Principal=Mabel Annie Phillips, Witness=Leonard Allan Scantlebury5 
DeathMar 1942 Brentford, Middlesex, England5 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S31] - name of person Bapisim, - repository, - repository address.
  2. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  3. [S27] The 1891 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S63] The 1901 Census of England and Wales.
  5. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.
  6. [S4] Birth Indexes ~ General Register Office.



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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..