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.

Jessamine Normandale Scantlebury1

"The Glades" a painting by Jessamine Normandale Newby nee Scantlebury
Painted about 1930
Female, #1259, born 27 Mar 1899
Relationship9th great-granddaughter of John Skantilbew
FatherEdward Hugh Pengelly Scantlebury1 born 16 Oct 1875, died 17 Dec 1952
MotherAda Annie Normandale1 born 28 Dec 1875, died 27 Sep 1954


George Frederick John Newby born 9 Aug 1879, died Jun 1945
Baptism27 Mar 1899 Stranton Primative Methodist Chapel, Stranton, Durham, England1 
Birth27 Mar 1899 Gloucester, Gloucestershire, England1 
(Daughter) Census 190131 Mar 1901 54 Oxford Street, Barrow in Furness, Lancashire, England; Head of household=Edward Hugh Pengelly Scantlebury, Wife=Ada Annie Normandale2 
(Daughter) Census 19113 Apr 1911 11 Clarence Street, Ulverston, Lancashire, England; Principal=Edward Hugh Pengelly Scantlebury, Principal=Ada Annie Normandale3 
Married Name13 Aug 1927 Newby 
(Bride) Marriage13 Aug 1927 Ulverston, Lancastershire, England; Groom=George Frederick John Newby 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 Tresillian Town Bank Road, Ulverston, Lancashire, England; Principal=George Frederick John Newby4 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S12] - name of person - record type, Church of the Later Day Saints, Salt Lake City, United States of America.
  2. [S63] The 1901 Census of England and Wales.
  3. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  4. [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..