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.

Ruth Mary Haswell

Ruth Mary Haswell wife of Archie Scantlebury
Ruth Mary Scantlebury nee Haswell wife of Archie Scantlebury
Female, #29, born 26 Feb 1907, died 22 Jan 1998
FatherHugh Haswell born c 1866, died 1930


Archie Scantlebury born 17 Feb 1910, died 12 Feb 1983
Birth26 Feb 1907 60 St.Georges Road, Warwick Square Belgrave, Middlesex, London, England1 
Baptism23 Mar 1907 St.Gabriel's Church, Warwick Square, Belgrave, London, England2 
Residence9 Jun 1920 3 Southfield Road3 
Education23 Mar 1921 St.Anselms School, Westminster, London, England4 
Education28 Mar 1923 Central Buckingham Gate School, Westminster, London, England4 
Residence28 Apr 1925 136 Warwick Street, Belgravia, London, England5 
(Bride) Marriage21 Mar 1937 The Parish Church of St.Michael, Bishopston, Bristol, England; Groom=Archie Scantlebury6 
Married Name21 Mar 1937 Scantlebury6 
Residence4 Aug 1937 45 Overnhill Road, Staple Hill, Gloucestershire, England7 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 149 Overndale Road, Downend, Gloucestershire, England; Principal=Archie Scantlebury8 
(Witness) Death12 Feb 1983 149 Overndale Rd., Downend, Gloucestershire, England; Principal=Archie Scantlebury 
(Witness) Burial17 Feb 1983 Canford Crematorium, Westbury on Trym, Bristol., England; Principal=Archie Scantlebury 
Residence1988 21 Skiddaw, Woodthorpe, York, North Yorkshire, England 
Death22 Jan 1998 Orchard House Nursing Home, Kelfield, North Yorkshire, England; Witness=Susan Mary Scantlebury9 
Burial30 Jan 1998 City of York Crematorium, York, North Yorkshire, England; Witness=Susan Mary Scantlebury 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S1] Birth Certificate.
  2. [S16] - name of person - record type, City of Westminster Archives Centre, 10 St. Annes Street, Westminster, London, England.
  3. [S25] Letter, - author to - recipient, Postcard from her mother.
  4. [S26] School Records.
  5. [S25] Letter, - author to - recipient, Postcard to Miss R.M.Haswell.
  6. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  7. [S25] Letter, - author to - recipient.
  8. [S131] The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.
  9. [S3] The Death Certificate.



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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..