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.

Thomas Henry Scantlebury1

Male, #10659, born circa 1890
Relationship10th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherHenry Melmore Scantlebury1 born Jun 1862, died Sep 1938
MotherJohannah O'Driscoll1 born c 1863


Mary Ellen Nash born 1 Dec 1889, died 13 Sep 1974
(Child) Birthc 1890 Roaches Row, Cobh, County Cork, Ireland1 
(Son) Census 19112 Apr 1911 Roches Row, Cork, County Cork, Ireland; Head of household=Henry Melmore Scantlebury, Wife=Johannah O'Driscoll1 
MarriageMar 1913 County Cork, Ireland; Principal=Mary Ellen Nash 
USA 1930 Census5 Apr 1930 West 29 Street, New York City, New York, United States of America; Principal=Mary Ellen Nash2 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  2. [S102] The 1930 Census of 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..