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

Male, #3030, born 16 Mar 1868, died Dec 1940
Relationship8th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherAlfred Scantlebury1 born c 1835, died Dec 1920
MotherMary Jane Churchward1 born 24 Apr 1856
Birth16 Mar 1868 Exeter, Devon, England1,2 
(Member of Household) Census 18712 Apr 1871 23 Queen Street, St. Paul Exeter, Devon, England; Principal=Alfred Scantlebury, Principal=Mary Jane Churchward3 
(Member of Household) Census 18813 Apr 1881 30 Howell Road, Exeter, Devon, England; Principal=Alfred Scantlebury, Principal=Mary Jane Churchward4 
(Member of Household) Census 18915 Apr 1891 2 Perry Vale, Christchurch Lewisham, London, England; Principal=Alfred Scantlebury, Principal=Mary Jane Churchward5 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 40 the Vineyard, Richmond, Surrey, England; Principal=Alfred Scantlebury, Principal=Mary Jane Churchward6 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 47 Newtown Avenue, Bognor Regis, Sussex, England; Principal=Florence Scantlebury2 
DeathDec 1940 Brentford, London Middlesex, England7 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S4] Birth Indexes ~ General Register Office.
  2. [S131] The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.
  3. [S22] The 1871 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S11] The 1881 Census for England & Wales.
  5. [S27] The 1891 Census of England & Wales.
  6. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  7. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.



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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..