I can't provide any information further back than my Great Grandfather, but his mother was called Leah (nee HADLEY). Leah's eldest son, Thomas, married Alice - thier son was Clifford PROFFITT (b. 1917 d. 13/6/1944 Burma) m. Florence Mabel ? - he was a Chindit in WWII.
Arthur Henry PROFFITT1 (b. abt 1876 Walsall) m. Leah WORTHINGTON (b. abt 1876 Willenhall)
Arthur Frank PROFFITT (b. 1/7/1908 Walsall, d. 14/6/1979 Hasland, Chesterfield) m. Marjorie Edna FRANKHAM (b. 9/4/1911, d. 1996?, Wordsley, West Midlands)
Roger Frank PROFFITT (b. 21/8/1940 Walsall) m. Myrna Lilian RUSSON (b. 16/9/1942 Dudley) 28/9/1963 St Augustine’s Dudley
Deborah Jane PROFFITT
Julie Myrna PROFFITT (me)
Dorothy Edna PROFFITT (b. 31/3/1942) M. Alistair MAC LENNAN
Lillian Mary PROFFITT (b. 27/4/1913 Walsall)
Ernest James (?) PROFFITT (b. abt 1877 Walsall [6b,721]) m. Sophia LILLEY (b. abt 1877 Normanton Derbys) 1900, Walsall
Sydney Frank PROFFITT (b. abt 1879 Walsall Staffs)
Charles PROFFITT (b. abt 1880 Walsall Staffs)
If you can identify any link I would love to hear about it - alternatively I am trying to piece together all the Proffitt's from the area into a huge family tree, so any info you can give me would be most welcome.