Quorn Families and People
Apart from the famous local names such
as Farnham, Warner, Cradock and Firr; this site has plenty of interesting
snippets concerning village folk. You can also use the search box
on the upper right hand side to look for a family surname which interests
you. We would like to expand this section, so if you can supply information
about your family in Quorn, we would be pleased to publish it here.
Total: 946 artefacts returned over 38 pages
| H.M.S QUORN Bell – Quorn Community Library|
Originating in the Royal Navy, it is a custom to baptise a child under the ship's bell; ...... cont.
| The Moss family in Quorn and Quorn Fields/Lodge Farm|
The milk bottle below was dug up from an old tip in Quorn and dates from the 1920s. It is ...... cont.
| Tragedy at a Quorn bus stop, 1966|
Dennis Marchant, with the help of the Loughborough Echo and the Quorn Parish Council ...... cont.
| John Davys Cradock 1845 - 1921|
John Davys Cradock was born in Woodhouse in 1845 but by 1851 the family had moved to ...... cont.
| Quorn Rawlins Grammar School panoramic photograph, 1965|
This 'whole school' photograph was taken at Rawlins School in 1965, when it was an all ...... cont.
| W E Cooke - In Buddon Wood, Quorndon|
This picture, 'In Buddon Wood, Quorndon', from the 1890s, was scanned from an original ...... cont.
| Hugh Cecil Lowther, 5th Earl of Lonsdale, Master of the Quorn Hunt, 1893-1898|
Passing the Farley Way, Loughborough Road junction in Quorn one can hardly help but ...... cont.
| Obituary for Murray Rumsey from Quorn, 1963|
Murray Rumsey came to Quorn in 1910 and settled here, close to his brother, Rev Henry ...... cont.
| Child drowned at Quorn, 1903|
Leicester Chronicle, Saturday 25th April 1903
CHILD DROWNED AT QUORN
On Monday ...... cont.
| Buddon Wood, Quorn, Trig Point, 1950s|
Before 1974, Buddon Wood in the south of Quorn Parish, off Wood Lane, was beautiful ...... cont.
| The History of 94 Meeting Street, Quorn|
The story of a house in Quorn over 200 years. Sue Griffiths tells us about how her house, ...... cont.
| Quorn Charities Darts - Beardsley new gift. 1963|
Loughborough Monitor - 25th January 1963
The officials of the Quorn Charities Darts ...... cont.
| Wrights Directory 1899 – Quorn entries|
Trade directories are a valuable source of information for both the local and family ...... cont.
| Kelly's Directory 1899 – Quorndon entries|
Directories are a valuable source of information for both the local and family historian. ...... cont.
| Poll Book 1841 – Quorndon Entries|
Poll books were the pre cursor to today’s electoral rolls and were published from the ...... cont.
| 1939 WW2 Register transcription - Quorn|
PLEASE READ THIS BEFORE SEARCHING THE PDF REGISTER DOCUMENT BELOW
Searching ...... cont.
| Frederick Penfold, Quorn stonemason|
Frederick Richard Penfold was a stonemason who had his business in Quorn.
He married ...... cont.
| Quorn St Bart’s Junior Football Team 1947/48|
St Bart’s Junior School Football Team had a series of successes in the late 1940/early ...... cont.
| The WW2 ‘kids’ from Freehold Street, Quorn|
Taken in the early 2000s (probably about 2007), this is a photograph of some of the ...... cont.
| George Gartshore (1830 to 1917), farrier to the Quorn Hunt|
This document relates to the payment of expenses to George Gartshore by his employer, ...... cont.
| Trees planted in memory of Quorn resident, Bill Edwards|
The article below was taken from the Loughborough Echo dated 12th April 2015 when three ...... cont.
| Sale of the contents of Quorn Court, 1926|
For most of the nineteen century and into the twentieth century, Quorn Court on High ...... cont.
| A fete on Stafford Orchard, 1950s|
Three ladies enjoying the sunshine at a fete on Stafford Orchard. The one in the middle ...... cont.
| Quorn Old People's Fellowship outing, 1959|
Trentham Gardens in Staffordshire was a favourite destination for Quorn Old People's ...... cont.
| Gambles building firm, 1950s|
Brothers Ron and Aubrey Gamble ran a building firm in Quorn, G Gamble and Sons, which was ...... cont.