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Yorkshire (East Riding & York) / Re: Sculcoates genealogy
« on: Sunday 26 December 10 02:31 GMT (UK)  »
i know that my great great grandmother, janet foster (nee kennedy?) was born in Sculcoates around 1824 and her husband George Foster, a pork butcher, was born around 1816 in Hull,  are there any more Kennedy's in the area at that time? or anyone tracing kennedy's?   could that be the correct name?

Europe / Re: German Pork Butchers in Britain
« on: Sunday 26 December 10 02:12 GMT (UK)  »
hello, new to this site, its been fascinating as i have discovered that my ancestors were pork butchers, in Hull, in 1881.  Wittmann.  now I am pretty sure I know where they come from and why Matilda Wittmann's sister, Rose Steinbach, my great grandmother, might have ended up in Otley, living next door to a pork butcher, but married to an Otley lad.  I guess its the pork butcher link!   she might have come over to stay with her sister? and they knew ppork butchers, friends in otley?
she then married into the Foster family, pork butchers in Hull when her first husband died.  David Myers in Otley.   

Derbyshire Lookup Requests / Re: Help to find John & Mary Tarbatt in 1861 census
« on: Sunday 26 December 10 02:06 GMT (UK)  »
I am trying to trace members of the tarbutt family, as my ancestors, pork butchers in Hull, in 1881, Wittman, one of their daughters married a tarbutt, is there a pork butcher link?

Europe / Re: Germany: Another German Pork Butcher - STEIN
« on: Sunday 26 December 10 02:04 GMT (UK)  »
the sister of my great grandmother was called matilda wittmann, married to a pork butcher george wittmann, butchers in Hull in 1881.  sister called Rose steinbach.   they were probbly all related.

Lancashire Lookup Requests / Re: Barrow in Furness in 1871 census
« on: Sunday 26 December 10 01:58 GMT (UK)  »
my ancestors, wittmann, pork butchers in Hull in 1881, had a child in 1875 in Barrow.   maybe they went there first?   do you think this is a possibility?

Yorkshire (West Riding) / Re: Wittman Family
« on: Sunday 26 December 10 01:54 GMT (UK)  »
I have just found this web site after trying to dig deeper.  my great grandmother was a rose steinbach, sister to Matilda Wittman, married to George Wittman, pork butchers in Hull, who came over from Wurttemberg.  I wondered why she had first married and lived in Otley, and i think the link may have been with the Weegmann's, still pork butchers in otley!   maybe wht Wittmann's knew the Weegmanns, anyway, i wont go on, just interested to answer this thread.

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