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From: "lesley chaney" <>
Subject: Re: Mabbott c. 1900 Notts.
Date: Sun, 10 Nov 2002 17:57:43 -0000
North Collingham (note spelling) is just north of Newark, close to the Lincs
border, an area I have identified as MABB*TT territory. It might be worth
looking at the LDS catalogue on their website to see if they have filmed the
registers. Then, if you have an LDS near you, you can order the film to
study at one of their centres.
----- Original Message -----
From: Valerie Bush <>
Sent: Saturday, November 09, 2002 11:12 PM
Subject: Mabbott c. 1900 Notts.
> Hello Mabb list,
> Sorry I don't have much to contribute, my Mabbott connection is circa
> 1800 in England.
> I found a great uncle with a middle name of Mabbott and worked back from
> I have Mary Mabbott Leach born Carlton, Nottinghamshire.
> Married Samuel Leach, in Doncaster (I have been unable to obtain the
> documentation, but have a reference to a wedding April 14, 1824 North
> Collinham ; I think I may have found it on a marriage index, but I am
> not very organized so did not remember to reference my source).
> From a census (1851) I see she was born Carlton, Notts. c.1801, I
> have no idea if she had siblings, nor do I have the names of her
> It was purely good fortune that her son, Samuel Leach gave the Mabbott
> name as a middle name to one of his sons which gave me a clue to follow.
> I have a birth certificate for her son, George Leach.
> So you see, I am very remotely a "Mabbott".
> I live in New Jersey, USA and North London, England. (a foot in each
> Thank you for the time and commitment to resurrect the Mabb list.
> Valerie Bush
> P.S. I have a very old letter that I must look into further - I am
> unsure what branch of the family it comes from, but it may be something
> that will help make a connection, I think it was from aunts living near
> Bristol, to someone in Yorkshire. Will post information when I find it.