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.

Ronald Scantlebury1

Ronald Scantlebury son of Albert Scantlebury
Male, #80, born 7 Oct 1909, died Mar 1995
Relationship10th great-grandson of John Skantilbew
FatherAlbert Scantlebury born 8 Mar 1870, died 17 Apr 1956
MotherJessie Glasson born Dec 1873, died Sep 1934


Eileen Lilan Murphy born 4 May 1912, died Dec 1987
Birth7 Oct 1909 33 Glendower Road, Plymouth, Devon, England1 
(Son) Census 19113 Apr 1911 33 Glendower Road, Plymouth, Devon, England; Wife=Jessie Glasson2 
(Witness) Residence1919 2 Kings Road, Brislington, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England; Principal=Albert Scantlebury, Principal=Jessie Glasson3 
(Witness) Marriage2 Apr 1935 The Parish Church of St. Christopher, Brislington Bristol, Gloucestershire, England; Bride=Fanny Sherborne, Groom=Albert Scantlebury4 
1939 Register29 Sep 1939 6 Alfred Street, Plymouth, Devon, England5 
(Groom) Marriage23 Dec 1939 The Parish Church of St. Andrew, Plymouth, Devon, England; Bride=Eileen Lilan Murphy6 
DeathMar 1995 Northampton, Nothamptonshire, England7 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S1] Birth Certificate.
  2. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  3. [S19] - author, Kellys.
  4. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  5. [S131] The 1939 Registration of England & Wales.
  6. [S16] - name of person - record type, City of Westminster Archives Centre, 10 St. Annes Street, Westminster, London, England.
  7. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.
  8. [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..