Author Topic: HIRON family of Westbury-on-Trym  (Read 430 times)

Offline James18

  • RootsChat Member
  • ***
  • Posts: 123
    • View Profile
HIRON family of Westbury-on-Trym
« on: Monday 21 December 15 22:15 GMT (UK) »
Hi all,

Curious to know if any of you have any members of the HIRON family in your trees. It was originally given as HERON but this spelling seems to have died out in the 19th century. As far as I know, the similar variant HIRONS is unrelated and refers to a different family in another part of the country.

The family seem to originate in Somerset and Gloucestershire, with several records referring to events in Yatton and Alveston. Eventually my 'wing' of the family settled down in Westbury-on-Trym and most of the births, marriages and deaths of the 20th century are in the Bristol area.


James  ;)
Eighteen -- Hadleigh, Suffolk; Reading, Berkshire
Hendry -- Ballymena, Antrim; Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Wylie -- Ballymena, Antrim; Glasgow, Lanarkshire

RootsChat is the busiest, largest free family history forum site in the country. It is completely free to use. Register now.
Also register instantly with Facebook or Twitter (and other social networks). Start your genealogy search now.