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.

Claude Maynard Scantlebury1

Claude Maynard Scantlebury
Male, #1236, born 31 Oct 1887, died 15 Mar 1958
Relationship9th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherHorace Edgar Scantlebury1 born 9 May 1861, died 29 Mar 1920
MotherMatilda Isabel Boose1 born 11 Jun 1862, died 22 Aug 1952


Dorothy Helena Turner born 6 May 1889, died Mar 1962
Birth31 Oct 1887 29 Marylands Road, Paddington, Middlesex, England1,2,3 
(Son) Census 190131 Mar 1901 7 Clareadon Street, Wanstead, Essex, England; Principal=Horace Edgar Scantlebury, Principal=Matilda Isabel Boose4 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 58 Elmer Road, Catford, London, England; Principal=Matilda Isabel Boose, Principal=Horace Edgar Scantlebury5 
(Groom) Marriage28 Oct 1915 The Parish Church of St Lewrence, Lewisham, London, England; Bride=Dorothy Helena Turner1,2,6 
(Witness) Death29 Mar 1920 81 Brownhill Road, Lewisham, London, England; Principal=Horace Edgar Scantlebury7,8 
(Witness) Marriage26 Mar 1921 The Parish Church of St. Andrew, Catford, London, England; Bride=Minnie Joan Jones, Groom=Horace William Scantlebury2 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 209 Burnt Oak Lane, Bexley, Kent, England; Principal=Dorothy Helena Turner9 
Death15 Mar 1958 Bexley, Kent; Informant=Kenneth Edgar Alexander Scantlebury8 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S41] Letters and research of Jan Rolf (nee Scantlebury).
  2. [S5] General Record Office Marriage Index.
  3. [S67] Letter, - author to Scantlebury ONS, email Anne Cozens.
  4. [S63] The 1901 Census of England and Wales.
  5. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  6. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  7. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.
  8. [S3] The Death Certificate.
  9. [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..