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.

John Scantlebury

Male, #11378, born 3 Oct 1785, died 13 Apr 1849
Relationship6th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherJohn Scantlebury1 born 16 Nov 1745


Mary Nicholson born c 1800
(Child) Baptism3 Oct 1785 The Parish Church of St. Cuby, Tregony, Cornwall, England1 
Coastguard2 Oct 1821 Waterguard ship Drake2 
Coastguard17 Oct 1821 Coastguard Station Bunnow, Bunnow, County Kerry, Ireland2 
Coastguard24 Aug 1822 Coastguard Station Castletown, Baltimore, County Kerry2 
Coastguard17 Dec 1822 Coastguard Station Adrigol, Adrigol, County Cork, Ireland2 
(Groom) Marriage23 Apr 1823 The Parish Church of St Peter, Castletownbere, County Cork, Ireland; Bride=Mary Nicholson3 
Coastguard5 Apr 1827 Five Mile Point, County Clare, Ireland2 
Coastguard11 Nov 1841 Ballyvaughan, County Clare, Ireland; commissioned boatman2 
(Deceased) Death13 Apr 1849 Ballyvaughan, County Clare2 


  1. [S31] - name of person Bapisim, - repository, - repository address.
  2. [S30] Admiralty Records of The Royal Navy & Coastguards.
  3. [S142] Parish records of the Church of Ireland.
  4. [S67] Letter, - author to Scantlebury ONS.



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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..