Memories of Bishampton

Grand Old Man Of Pinvin

My great grandfather Fred Love was from Pinvin I am looking for relatives in England. I am from Springfield Illinois US. My father was his grandson by his son Fred Love. Also David Love wrote poetry in this area also. William Malloy wrote a book about my family and Fred Love. I would love to hear from the family or friends.

A memory of Bishampton by Cynthia Love

Harry William Honeybourn

Hello, I live in Canada but my grandfather is from England and was born in 1872 , I am wondering if we are related? Regards, Brian Honeybourn

Workman Family

My grandmother was born in Bishampton 1891, Maggie Elizabeth Workman, daughter to Honeybourn and Emma Spires. Her aunt Sarah Spires donated a large sum of money to the church, there is a plaque to say. Honeybourn's father was George Workman, he married Margaret Standley. Does anyone have information? I would appreciate any information, photos etc. annieseed@hotmail.co.uk

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