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.

Richard Edward Scantlebury1

Richard Edward Scantlebury
Male, #10180, born 16 Feb 1902, died 13 Nov 1973
Relationship10th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherAlfred Scantlebury1 born 1 Apr 1876, died 2 Jan 1941
MotherSarah Gregory Hale1 born 16 Nov 1881, died Dec 1951


Fanny Martha L. Mardon born 16 Mar 1900, died Jun 1978
(Child) Birth16 Feb 1902 Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales1 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 33 Hewell Street, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales; Principal=Alfred Scantlebury, Principal=Sarah Gregory Hale2 
(Groom) MarriageJun 1923 Cardiff, Glamorganshire; Bride=Fanny Martha L. Mardon3,4 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 Cardiff, Glamorganshire; Principal=Fanny Martha L. Mardon5 
(Deceased) Death13 Nov 1973 Cardiff, Glamorganshire1 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.
  2. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  3. [S4] Birth Indexes ~ General Register Office.
  4. [S5] General Record Office Marriage Index.
  5. [S131] The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.



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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..