Transcription of Will of Merriel Bolam 1851 – 1947, of Holbrook Grange, Daughter of Charles Marriott Caldecott (with 23 Codicils!)
THIS IS THE LAST WILL AND TESTAMENT MERRIEL BOLAM of Holbrook Grange Rugby Widow TO my Sister Eleanor Caldecott my small flat shaped silver Tea Pot with modern sugar basin and cream jug in case and silver cow milk jug.TO the said Mrs Gwendoline Mary Oliver-Bellasis my oblong mirror said to be Hepplewhite in a […] Continue reading
25 Years Ago From the Rugby Advertiser March 14th 1924 DEATH OF CAPT J. A. CALDECOTT One of the last survivors of the Crimean War and Indian Mutiny passed away in the person of Capt. J. A. Caldecott, at Long Lawford, on Thursday week. Capt. Caldecott had been in failing health for two years and […] Continue reading
John Alexander Caldecott was an interesting character whose descriptions and actions portray a complex man who had a distinguished army career, but it was conflict within his family which shrouded his later life. John Alexander Caldecott was born on the 10 December 1835 to Charles Marriott Caldecott and Margaret Smith and was the grandson of Abraham Caldecott, […] Continue reading38th foot regiment, abraham caldecott, allesley boughton-leigh, bradfield college, caroline selina caldecott, cawnpore india, charles hutchins garratt, charles marriott caldecott, charles thomas caldecott, crimean war, eleanor caldecott, elizabeth marriott, everard garfoot caldecott, francis james caldecott, holbrook grange, indian mutiny, john alexander caldecott, little lawford, long lawford, lucknow, margaret elizabeth caldecott, margaret smith, merriel caldecott, randolph caldecott, rugby police court, sidney arthur caldecott, sophia catherine caldecott, st botolphs church newbold on avon
The Caldicott One-Name Study
This website contains all my research for my One-Name Study based around the surname Caldicott and all of its variants. There are genealogies, biographies, obituaries and interesting histories and trends surrounding the surname. My study is registered with the Guild of One-Name Studies. I would welcome your comments, contributions, family stories or documents or photos which may be useful to the research. Thanks for visiting.
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- Thomas Caldecott b1743 – Rare Book Collector and Shakespearian Scholar – The Worthies of Warwickshire – Frederick Leigh Colvile
- Caldecotts of Rugby – More Writings by Albert Edward Treen
- Caldecotts of Rugby – Extract from History and Antiquities of Rugby by Albert Edward Treen
- Transcription of Will of John Caldecot, Gentleman of Bickley, Cheshire, Who Died 1785
- Transcription of Will of John Caldecott 1726 – 1779 of Edge, Cheshire
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