Guild of One-Name Studies
One-name studies, Genealogy
Variants: Wickward, Wickware, Wickwarr, Wickwarre, Wicwar
Category: 1 - A study where research using core genealogical datasets and transcriptions is in its early stages.
Contact: Mrs Sue Ritchie
GOONS-registered variants: Wickward, Wickware, Wickwarr, Wickwarre, Wicwar
Other spellings found: Wichwar, Wickwor, Wickword, Wykwar, Wykeware, Wykewarre
Example references found:
WICKWAR, WICKWARD + WICHWAR - approximate numbers
Although, almost certainly all originating in Gloucestershire, in the 1800s there were two definite branches of WICKWARs in England. Up to about 1881 they were in the following two areas:
WICKWARs have travelled to and settled at various times in Australia, Canada, Ceylon, Ireland, Singapore, South Africa and the USA
Census - all names from England, Wales and Scotland 1841 - 1911 indices plus detailed information for many entries.
Civil Registration Indices plus copy certificates for a number of entries
IGI - baptism, marriage and (some) death entries
Parish Registers - many baptism, marriage and burial records from original PRs or Record Office indices, etc *Wills*
Many other sundry records and detailed information has been obtained from Record Offices in the UK - details to be added here gradually. TO BE UPDATED!
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