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Cartwright family page


Eric Cartwright, originally from Cumberland, died in Jersey in 1999 at the age of 70

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Origins of surname

This surname means 'maker of carts' from the old English craet and wyrhta.

Early records

The first appearance of this surname in Jersey records was in 1818 when Joseph Cole, the son of George and Jane, was baptised in Grouville. He married Fanny Grant, daughter of James, in neighbouring St Martin in 1844, and their children were baptised there from 1846 onwards


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These wills created by members of the family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Cartwright : Clarence John , of 6, Town Mills, St Helier - 25/Nov/1965 , 25/Nov/1965 , D/Y/B1/92/10
  • Cartwright : Lilian Louise , wife of Frank Alfred Girard, of Alexandre House, Longueville, St Saviour - 27/Jul/1973 , 27/Jul/1973 , D/Y/B1/193/33
  • Cartwright : Margaret Joyce , wife of Percy Francis Le Lievre, of 2, Fern Place, Ann Street, St Helier - 15/Jul/1974 , 15/Jul/1974 , D/Y/B1/208/9
  • Cartwright : Raymond Gordon , of No 7, Town Mills, St Helier - 18/Sep/1978 , 18/Sep/1978 , D/Y/B1/286/11


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