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.

Leslie Scantlebury1

Leslie Scantlebury
Male, #2767, born 4 May 1924, died May 1989
Relationship10th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherWilliam Harold Scantlebury2 born 27 May 1894, died Mar 1975
MotherElsie Stephens2 born 20 Feb 1894, died Jun 1980


June Rosamond Hine born Sep 1929, died Feb 2013
Birth4 May 1924 Liskeard, Cornwall, England1 
(Witness) 1939 Register29 Sep 1939 1 Greatlands Crescent, Plymouth, Devon, England; Principal=William Harold Scantlebury, Principal=Elsie Stephens3 
(Groom) Marriage2 Nov 1946 The Parish Church of St. John, West Hendon, Middlesex, England; Bride=June Rosamond Hine4 
DeathMay 1989 Brent, London, England1 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S8] - compiler Indexes.
  2. [S22] - volume, GRO Birth Indexes, 1937 onwards, Office of National Statisics.
  3. [S312] - author, The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.
  4. [S21] - compiler, "Marrige certificate", Ancestral File.



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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..