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.

Mina Hoskin1,2

Mina Hoskins wife of Joseph Scantlebury
Female, #1847, born circa 1822, died Dec 1911


Joseph Scantlebury born 13 May 1821, died Mar 1902
Birthc 1822 Landrake, Cornwall, England1,2 
Census 18416 Jun 1841 Landrake Village, Landrake, Cornwall, England3 
(Bride) Marriage19 Nov 1844 The parish church of St. Terninus, St. Erney, Cornwall, England; Groom=Joseph Scantlebury4,1,2,5 
Married NameDec 1844 Scantlebury1,2,4 
(Wife) Census 185130 Mar 1851 Budges Shop, Tideford, Cornwall, England; Head of household=Joseph Scantlebury, Witness=Elizabeth Dyer Scantlebury, Witness=Thomas Scantlebury, Witness=James Scantlebury, Witness=Jemina Scantlebury1 
(Wife) Census 18617 Apr 1861 Penniwin, Tideford, Cornwall, England; Head of Household=Joseph Scantlebury, Daughter=Elizabeth Dyer Scantlebury, Daughter=Jemina Scantlebury, Son=Joseph Scantlebury6 
Census 18712 Apr 1871 St. Germans, Cornwall, England; Principal=Joseph Scantlebury, Member of Household=Ferdinand Scantlebury, Member of Household=Emma Scantlebury, Member of Household=Joseph Scantlebury2 
(Wife) Census 18915 Apr 1891 Penniwin, Hessenford, St. Germans, Cornwall, England; Head of household=Joseph Scantlebury7 
(Mother) Census 19113 Apr 1911 Lodge Hill, Liskeard, Cornwall, England; Ferdinand was a Permanent Way Inspector of the Great Western Railway; Wife=Ferdinand Scantlebury, Wife=Elizabeth Mary Richards8 
DeathDec 1911 St. Germans, Cornwall9 
ChartsDescendants of John Skantilbew


  1. [S20] The 1851 Census of England & Wales.
  2. [S22] The 1871 Census of England & Wales.
  3. [S23] The 1841 Census of England & Wales.
  4. [S8] - compiler, "Parish Marriage registar", Ancestral File.
  5. [S2] Original marriage certificate of - name of person and - second person, - event date "- cd."
  6. [S17] 1861 Census of England & Wales.
  7. [S27] The 1891 Census of England & Wales.
  8. [S72] The 1911 Census of England and Wales.
  9. [S6] General Record Office index of death certificates.
  10. [S31] - name of person Bapisim, - repository, - repository address.



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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
    • .
  • 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..