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 Scantlebury1

The Rev. Thomas Scantlebury
Thomas Scantlebury
Male, #2726, born 10 Apr 1853, died 27 Jun 1891
Relationship4th great-grandson of Richard Scanterbury
FatherRichard Scantlebury1 born 9 Oct 1814, died Mar 1887
MotherAnne Hawke1 born 30 Mar 1816, died 13 Aug 1888


Bertha Margaret Neiderheiser born 24 Feb 1859, died 11 Oct 1951
Birth10 Apr 1853 Downgate, Stoke Climsland, Cornwall, England1,2 
(Son) Census 18712 Apr 1871 Downgate, Stoke Climsland, Cornwall, England; Head of household=Richard Scantlebury, Wife=Anne Hawke3 
(Groom) Marriage2 Aug 1883 Ohio, United States of America; Bride=Bertha Margaret Neiderheiser2 
Death27 Jun 1891 Londonville, Ohio, United States of America2 
Burial30 Jun 1891 Loundonville Cemetery, Loundonville, Ohio, United States of America2 
ChartsDescendantsOliver Scantleburye


  1. [S4] Birth Indexes ~ General Register Office.
  2. [S67] Letter, - author to Scantlebury ONS.
  3. [S22] The 1871 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S69] Ancestry Family Trees.
  5. [S67] Letter, - author to Scantlebury ONS, Joanne Buthl Auth's Scantlebury lineage.
  6. [S73] 1900 United States Federal Census.



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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..