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.

Alfred Longstreth Scantlebury1

Alfred Longstreth Scantlebury
Male, #10936, born 10 Aug 1855, died 1 Jul 1935
Relationship8th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherEdward Scantlebury1 born 9 May 1831, died 12 Dec 1914
MotherMary Ann Stratton1 born 3 May 1834, died 11 Jan 1924


Amy F Thorn born Jul 1854
(Child) Birth10 Aug 1855 New York City, New York, United States of America1 
(Witness) Census1 Jun 1875 Brooklyn Ward 18, Kings County, New York, United States of America; Head of Household=Edward Scantlebury, Wife=Mary Ann Stratton2 
(Groom) Marriagec 1877 New York, United States of America; Bride=Amy F Thorn3 
(Head) USA 1900 Census6 Jun 1900 Mumor Street, Kings County, New York, United States of America; Wife=Amy F Thorn, Son=Howard Scantlebury, Son=Alfred Longstreth Scantlebury, Witness=Jean Scantlebury3 
(Deceased) Death1 Jul 1935 New York1 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew
Samuel Scantlebury


  1. [S69] Ancestry Family Trees.
  2. [S140] The State Census of New York State 1875.
  3. [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..