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.

Woodman Arthur Scantlebury

Male, #10509, born 30 Jul 1876, died 1 May 1939
Relationship9th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherWoodman Francis Scantlebury born 11 Aug 1846, died 19 Jan 1907
MotherEliza Barnes born Nov 1849, died 7 Nov 1938


Lillie E Anstett born 1 Apr 1880, died May 1968
(Child) Birth30 Jul 1876 Kings, New York, United States of American1 
(Son) USA 1900 Census7 Jun 1900 Windsor Place, Brooklyn Ward 22, Kings, New York, United States of American; Head=Woodman Francis Scantlebury, Wife=Eliza Barnes1 
(Bride) Marriage29 Jun 1903 New York, United States of America; Bride=Lillie E Anstett 
(Head) USA 1910 Census2 Apr 1910 35 Third Place, Kings County, New York, United States of America; Wife=Lillie E Anstett2 
(Head) USA 1930 Census19 Apr 1930 East 22nd Street, Kings County, New York, United States of America; Wife=Lillie E Anstett3 
(Deceased) Death1 May 1939 New York City, New York, United States of America4 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S73] 1900 United States Federal Census.
  2. [S98] The 1910 Federal Census of the United States of America.
  3. [S102] The 1930 Census of the United States of America.
  4. [S106] Social Security Death Index for the United States of America.



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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..