Litton Memories

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This week's Places

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Hi, I lived in Litton as a child till I was 17 then I joinedthe air force. Fab times horse riding with Maralyn Taylor and Sheila Parsons who I am still in love with. Other friends included Kelvin Parker, Michael Roach, John Rugman, Adrian & Malcolm Larder, Wyndam Court, Patrick Newman, Brian Middle, Gln (...Read full memory)

Well, actually 1820s/1830s ... we've been researching our Payne/Pain family history and some members of it were baptised in the little church in Francis's picture. It took us a long time to unravel the family and we haven't been able to get back past those who were baptished in Compton Bishop. Any help would be appreciated. (...Read full memory)

My GGGrandmother, SARAH BRYANT, was born in Litton in 1839. She married a WILLIAM CARTER of Welton, M.S.Norton.   She was the daughter of Thomas Bryant and Emily ??. Thomas was born in Stoke, Som.  Emily was born in Ashwick,Som. Thomas was a Brewers ser.   They had 4 children.  Sarah,  Mary,  Eliza,  Sydney.  All Litton born. If (...Read full memory)