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.

Harriet Skentlebury1

Female, #10207, born 24 Apr 1836, died Dec 1888
Relationship8th great-granddaughter of John Skantilbew
FatherJohn Skentlebury1 born 26 Jun 1796
MotherElizabeth Giddey1 born 10 Jan 1796


John Mutton born c 1834, died Mar 1905
Baptism24 Apr 1836 Parish Church of St. Wenna, Morval, Cornwall, England1 
(Member of Household) Census 18416 Jun 1841 Leland, Morval, Cornwall, England; Member of Household=Elizabeth Giddey2 
Married NameSep 1855 Mutton3 
(Bride) MarriageSep 1855 The Parish Church of St Wenna, Morval, Cornwall, England; Groom=John Mutton3,4 
(Daughter) Census 18617 Apr 1861 Leyland, Morval, Cornwall, England; Principal=John Skentlebury3 
Census 18712 Apr 1871 Lealand, Morval, Cornwall, England; Principal=John Mutton, Son=Charles Mutton Skentlebury, Daughter=Elizabeth Scantlebury Mutton5 
DeathDec 1888 Lealand Cottages, Morval, Cornwall, England6 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S31] - name of person Bapisim, - repository, - repository address.
  2. [S23] The 1841 Census of England & Wales.
  3. [S17] 1861 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  5. [S22] The 1871 Census of England & Wales.
  6. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.
  7. [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..