Loders, Dorset
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Loders and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Haywards Of Loders

John (1813) moved to Berkshire.  Thomas (1787), Robert (1759) and John(1738) are all connected to Loders by being born, baptised, married and buried here, or in surrounding villages.  Their ancestral home one might say.  Still tracing them further via Dorset OPC and BT records.  Collecting any photos ...Read full memory

Haywards Of Loders

Wondering if anyone knows of Hayward family, buried in the churchyard surrounds, that farmed in the Loders area back to at least 1750 or further back.  Any info for family tree welcome.

The Crabb Family Of Loders

My name is Lois Cunningham and after researching my family history some of which I already knew and a lot of which I didn't - I have managed to trace back my branch of The Crabb Family back to Loders around 1696. My maternal great-great grandmother married into the Crabb family in the early 1800s and went on to ...Read full memory

A memory of Loders by Lois Cunningham