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.

Marjorie Louise Scantlebury

Marjorie Scantlebury in 1926 at Chicago State University
Female, #11173, born 11 Oct 1905
Relationship9th great-granddaughter of John Skantilbew
FatherThomas C Scantlebury born 3 Jan 1864, died 8 Apr 1943
MotherEmma Louise Knochenmuss born 25 Dec 1886, died 6 Oct 1946
(Child) Birth11 Oct 1905 Chicago, Illinois, United States of America1 
(Daughter) USA 1910 Census16 Apr 1910 Washington Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America; Head=Thomas C Scantlebury, Wife=Emma Louise Knochenmuss1 
(Daughter) USA 1920 Census14 Jan 1920 3315 West Sixteeth Street, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America; Lucy is now divoiced.; Head=Thomas C Scantlebury, Wife=Emma Louise Knochenmuss2 
(Daughter) USA 1930 Census12 Apr 1930 Chicago, Illinois; Head=Thomas C Scantlebury3 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew
Samuel Scantlebury


  1. [S98] The 1910 Federal Census of the United States of America.
  2. [S100] The 1920 Census of the United States of America.
  3. [S102] The 1930 Census of the United States of America.



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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..