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.

Elizabeth Jane Scantlebury1

Elizabeth Jane Scantlebury
Elizabeth Jane Scantlebury with her two children Thomas Albert Grant Fraser and Alma Fraser.
Female, #10534, born 6 Apr 1877, died Oct 1950
Relationship9th great-granddaughter of John Skantilbew
FatherRichard Henry Scantlebury1 born Jun 1843, died Jun 1879
MotherElizabeth Bowden Welsh1 born Dec 1844, died Sep 1934


William Alexander Fraser born 16 Mar 1875, died Jun 1948
(Child) Birth6 Apr 1877 25 Crockerell Street, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England1,2 
(Daughter in Law) Census 18915 Apr 1891 4 Cockerell Road, Kirkdale St. Mary, Lancashire, England; Thomas's occuapation is given as a dock labourer; Principal=Elizabeth Bowden Finch, Principal=Thomas Finch3 
(Bride) Marriage31 Jul 1898 The Parish Church of St. Mary, Kirkdale, Lancashire, England; Groom=William Alexander Fraser, Witness=Percy Scantlebury, Witness=Rachel Price4,5 
Married NameSep 1898 Fraser4 
Census 19113 Apr 1911 5 Lowndes Road Tuebrook, Liverpool, Lancashire, England; Principal=William Alexander Fraser, Daughter=Alma Fraser, Son=Thomas Albert G Fraser6 
(Deceased) DeathOct 1950 Lancashire, England1 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S4] Birth Indexes ~ General Register Office.
  2. [S1] Birth Certificate.
  3. [S27] The 1891 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S5] General Record Office Marriage Index.
  5. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  6. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  7. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.



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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..