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.

Arthur Scantlebury

Arthur Scantlebury
Arthur Scantlebury with his wife Florence nee Smith and two sons Edgar & Stanley
Male, #72, born 16 Jan 1875, died 27 Nov 1942
Relationship9th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherJohn Bartley Scantlebury born 17 Oct 1834, died 2 Mar 1913
MotherSusan Fudge born 25 Jan 1847, died 30 May 1910


Florence Jessica Smith born Sep 1876, died Jun 1945
Birth16 Jan 1875 Graytor Buildings Rickham, Devon 
Baptism7 Feb 1875 St.Winwalloe, East Portlemouth, Devon 
(Son) Census 18813 Apr 1881 The Warren, St. Ives, Cornwall, England; chief officer Coastguard; Head of household=John Bartley Scantlebury, wife=Susan Fudge1 
(Brother of the Groom) Marriage31 Jul 1900 Parish Church of St. Andrew and St. Luke, Stoke Damerel, Devon, England; Groom=Albert Scantlebury, Bride=Jessie Glasson2 
(Boarder) Census 190131 Mar 1901 72 Islington Road, Bedminster Bristol, Somerset, England; Principal=Alfred Smith3 
(Brother of the Groom) Marriage13 Jan 1906 The Parish Church of St. Barnabas, Ashley Road, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England; Groom=Charles Whiddon Scantlebury, Bride=Annie Mildred Lawry2 
ResidenceJan 1907 45 Stckpool Road, Bedminster, Bristol, England2 
(Groom) Marriage12 Jan 1907 The Parish Church of St. Paul, Bedminster Bristol, Somerset, England; Bride=Florence Jessica Smith, Mother of Groom=Susan Fudge, Father of Groom=John Bartley Scantlebury2 
(Head of household) Census 19113 Apr 1911 45 Stackpole Road, Southville, Bristol Somerset, England; Wife=Florence Jessica Smith, Son=Stanley Arthur Scantlebury, Son=Edgar Francis Bartley Scantlebury4 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 118 Hampstead Road Brislington, Bristol, Somerset, England; Principal=Florence Jessica Smith, Witness=Stanley Arthur Scantlebury, Witness=Edgar Francis Bartley Scantlebury5 
Death27 Nov 1942 Brislington, Bristol 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S11] The 1881 Census for England & Wales.
  2. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  3. [S63] The 1901 Census of England and Wales.
  4. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  5. [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..