All GPR entries for the surname HANCOCK
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The above results include all the surnames for the name HANCOCK that are held within the GPR database.
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A name listed within double quotes (e.g. Albert Thomas "Tom" in the above list) is either a nickname or pet name.
If a person you searching for is not listed then have a look at the alternative spellings of the surname HANCOCK by looking at all the surnames starting with the letters H.
If that fails then use the Full Name Search with just the surname HANCOCK.This will give you similar names as well as entries for maiden and family names.
This page contains a list of all the entries for the surname, maiden and family name HANCOCK that are held within the Gravestone Photographic Resource online database. It is quite likely that there are also entries available for alternative spellings of this name. It is very easy for you to check to see if there are any alternative spellings: you just need to look at the page that shows all the names listed under the starting letter (H in this case) of the surname you are interested in.
The HANCOCK name may also be found within either maiden or family names stored within the GPR.
If you click on a particular name or GPR reference number above you will see details of what information is held for that particular grave monument. If there is an image available then you will be able to order a free copy of it.
If you click on a particular church, parish or town name above then you will see details of all the grave monument images that are available for that particular location.
If there is a blank in the relationship column above then it means that this person is the first named individual on the grave monument.
If you are interested in ordering a number of different images, it may help if you list in grave order so that everyone mentioned on the same monument are listed together.
Please note that all ages and dates of birth in red have been calculated and are probably not on the monument.
You should treat the calculated dates of birth with caution as the ages given on monuments are often inaccurate.
The dates and ages on many monuments are also often hard to read.
It is therefore important to use the dates as guides as they may be incorrect.
The same person may appear many times in the above list.
This is because a person can easily be listed on many different monuments.
For instance, a person could be listed on their own grave as well as on the gravestone monuments of their children and their spouse.
Occasionally names will be duplicated because the monument has in error been photographed and indexed twice.
Where a relationship is shown as unknown, this usually means that parts of the monument are illegible and relationship cannot be read.
Where no relationship is given this means that this is normally the first name on the monument.
All the relationships on any particular monument relate to this first named individual.
If there is no burial date then it is likely that they are not buried at this location.
Please note that the GPR records ALL names on monuments.
All comment /feedback /help requests within the Gravestone Photographic Resource for the name HANCOCK
Thank you for your help. You do a wonderful job, thanks
Hi there- you already sent the image- didn't receive the email but have just seen the image viewer on the website and can see the enlarged photo on there. Thank you so much for taking the time to do this! Am very grateful for your time and effort! Couldn't see a way to say thank you so until after sending a new request but thought I'd send it via here instead. Barbara
I am absolutely thrilled that I found this site, and also delighted to have received a beautiful photo of my Great, Great, Grandparents gravestone.
Thank you sooo much, it means a great deal to me.
Thank you Charles
Charles, thank you for the photograph of Thomas Parker's gravestone. The inscriptions on the stone have verified a family connection. Your volunteer efforts to provide these photographs and information is greatly appreciated. Regards, Mark
HANCOCK FAMILY RESEARCH
I have just requested an image of the grave of my Great grandparents (Sardius and Mary Hancock) as part of a family history project. I am also seeking the location (and image,if possible) of other members of my family, notably Dulcebella Sofia Hancock (nee Tharp) who died 1/2/1858 in Sturry, Canterbury, Kent. May I ask how extensive are your records? I have visited Sturry Parish Church (St Nicholas?), but can not locate her resting place. Charles Hancock (1821 - 1900), my Great great grandfather, is also buried at Sturry, together with his second wife, Mary. Dulcebella was his first wife. Any assistance would be much appreciated. Thank you.
Thank You so much for this resource. I didn\\\'t have death dates for any of these ancestors and now I do because of your site. Thank you. Also for your records. the Ann and James Hancock that are also mentioned on the headstone are Herbert Jones Hancock\\\'s parents. Elizabeth as mentioned is has wife.
Sir Humphry Davy
Researching John Hancock 1788-1835 an Assistant of Sir Humphry Davy at Royal Institution.J, Hancock suffered T.B and retired to Cornwall and the family home of Sir H Davy.For the remainder of his life J. Hancock worked on perfecting the Miners Safety Lamp.
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