Links to useful sites

Compiled by Andrew Preece

Other websites with overlapping ancestry:

Alan William Bloor Genealogy Contains further details of the Bloor family from Ilkeston / West Hallam. My first common ancestor with Alan is John Bloor Born 1782.
Whatley Family History Contains more details of the Whatleys in Warminster, Wiltshire. My great-grandfather Robert Henry Whatley and his ancestors are also detailed by this site. The site appears mainly to be output from Family Tree Maker.
Lohmann Family Tree Part of Andrew Lohmann's website. Reasonably complete tracing of the Lohmanns to a German immigrant in 1714. Andrew's first common ancestor with Rebecca is Johann Gottfried Deitrich Lohmann.
The Stevensons in Ruddington The Family Tree of the STEVENSONs of Ruddington, Nottingham. No firm link yet established with my ancestors - however they originated from Ruddington in the timescale covered by this website.

One-name studies for surnames included on this site

Preece one-name study Maintained by Ian Preece. I would like to thank Ian for the tremendous help he has provided me in tracking down my Preece ancestry.
The Blo(o)r(e) society UK based society for Bloor, Blore, Bloore families.

Links to other Preece Family Websites

Andrew Preece Home Web Master's home page. Contains mainly recent family photographs.
James Preece Website As far as I am aware James is not related to me. Contains Preece Family forum.

Resources used:

FreeBMD Provides details of births, mariages and deaths registered in England and Wales between 1837 and 1901. Not complete but still useful.
1901 census Search available for free, you have to pay to see full details. Seems to have many transcription errors - amongst other problems I have seen 'Preece' as 'Pereece' and (twice) 'Price'.
The source of the 1901 census records for England and Wales included within this site is acknowleged as the Public Record Office (PRO) © Crown copyright 2001
FamilySearch search page Run by the LDS. Provides access to the 1881 census and the IGI.

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