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.

Samuel Scantlebury1

Samuel Scantlebury
Male, #3208, born 12 Oct 1896, died 27 Nov 1918
Relationship9th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherSamuel Joseph Scantlebury1 born c Dec 1846, died Jun 1910
MotherCharlotte Marks1 born 28 Aug 1860, died Sep 1945
(Child) Baptism12 Oct 1896 Liverpool, Lancashire, England1 
(Son) Census 190131 Mar 1901 115 Chirkdale Street, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England; Principal=Samuel Joseph Scantlebury, Principal=Charlotte Marks2 
(Son) Census 190131 Mar 1901 Kirkdale, Lancashire; Head of household=Samuel Joseph Scantlebury, Wife=Charlotte Marks2 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 55 Buchanan Road, Walton on the Hill, Lancashire, England; Principal=Charlotte Marks3 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 Walton on the Hill, Lancashire; Head of household=Charlotte Marks3 
(Deceased) Death27 Nov 1918 Alexandria Hospital, Alexandra, Egypt; Samuel died in Alexandria Hospital from pneumonia, Samuel was a fireman & trimmer on the ship Sabine.4 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S12] - name of person - record type, Church of the Later Day Saints, Salt Lake City, United States of America.
  2. [S63] The 1901 Census of England and Wales.
  3. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  4. [S24] - name of person - record type The National Archives, Kew, Richmond, Surrey, England.



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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..