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.

Hubert Robert Scantlebury

Male, #3525, born 15 Jan 1878, died 9 Feb 1941
Relationship9th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherEdward Thomas Curtis Scantlebury born 17 Feb 1846, died Sep 1921
MotherEllen Doyle born c 1846, died Mar 1884


Brigid Early born 27 Dec 1895
(Child) Birth15 Jan 1878 Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England 
(Child) Baptisma 15 Jan 1878 The Catholic Parish Church of John the Baptist, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England 
Census 19113 Apr 1911 Durnford Street, East Stonehouse, Devon, England; Hubert was a Sergent in the Royal Marines1 
MarriageMar 1923 Ballina, County Mayo, Ireland; Principal=Brigid Early 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 14 South Street, Exemouth, Devon, England; Principal=Brigid Early2 
(Deceased) Death9 Feb 1941 14 South Street, Exminster, Devon, England3 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  2. [S131] The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.
  3. [S44] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations).
  4. [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..