D'Arthenay

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Nearly all the d'Arthenay baptisms in Jersey can be linked back to a couple believed to have come from Normandy in about 1728

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Philip John d'Arthenay


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Direct links to lists of baptisms, marriages and burials for the d'Arthenay family can be found under Family Records opposite. If you want to search for records for a spelling variant of d'Arthenay, or for any other family name, just click below on the first letter of the family name you are interested in. This will open a new tab in your browser giving you a list of family names beginning with that letter, for which there are baptism records in our database of half a million church and public registry records.

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From August 2020 we have started adding records from non-Anglican churches, and this process will continue as more records, held by Jersey Archive, are digitised and indexed. Our database now includes buttons enabling a search within registers of Roman Catholic, Methodist and other non-conformist churches. These records will automatically appear within the results of any search made from this page.

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Origins of surname

Although not listed in any of our regular sources, we believe that it is most likely that this name originates with a resident of Le Hommet-d'Arthenay, a commune in the Manche department of Normandy

Early records

Jean Baptiste D'Arthenay and Marthe Hubert were married in St Martin in 1732. The groom was shown as coming from St Saviour, but was probably a native of France. The couple had no children.

Michel d'Arthenay and Susanne du Hamel, whose marriage was not recorded in Jersey, had five children baptised in St Helier from 1728 to 1739.

Variants

  • d'Arthenay
  • Darthenay

Family records

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Church records

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Great War service



Sons of Adolphus Emile and Marie of St Helier

Adolphe and Philip were two of three children of Adolphus and Marie. Philip was employed as a stationer's porter in 1911 and lived in St Helier with his parents. At the start of the war he joined the 2nd Dorsetshire Regiment and served in Asia, and elsewhere. In the 1930s he and his wife Alberta were licensees of The White Hart Hotel in Dorchester. Alberta Louise died in 1933, aged 40. In 1942 Philip married Eva Sophia Taylor, of Upton, Poole.

Notes on our list, abbreviations used etc

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Family wills


These wills created by members of the d'Arthenay 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

  • d'Arthenay : John James Moisson Asplet , Victoria Villa, Great Union Road, St Helier 22/11/1935 Bequeaths to the Trustees of First Tower Wesleyan Chapel £800 + £100 for prizes for the children attending the Chapel; to The Jersey Blind Society £100; to The Home for Infirm and Aged Women £100 - Unknown date , 23/Jan/1936 , D/Y/A/98/65
  • d'Arthenay : Philippe Jean , of St Helier 02/04/1896 Bequeaths to the Societe Jersiaise £5, to St Paul's Church £250 and to the Jersey General Dispensary £500 - Unknown date , 22/Sep/1896 , D/Y/A/55/80


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Burial records


Tips

The church record links above will open in a new tab in your browser and generate the most up-to-date list of each set of records from our database. These lists replace earlier Family page baptism lists, which were not regularly updated. They have the added advantage that they produce a chronological listing for the family name in all parishes, so you do not have to search through A-Z indexes, parish by parish.

We have included some important spelling variants on some family pages, but it may be worth searching for records for a different spelling variant. Think of searching for variants with or without a prefix, such as Le or De. To search for further variants, or for any other family name, just click on the appropriate link below for the first letter of the family name, and a new tab will open, giving you the option to choose baptism, marriage or burial records. You will then see a list of available names for that type of record and you can select any name from that list. That will display all records of the chosen type for that family name, and you can narrow the search by adding a given name, selecting a parish or setting start and end dates in the form you will see above. You can also change the family name, or search for a partial name if you are not certain of the spelling

The records are displayed 30 to a page, but by selecting the yellow Wiki Table option at the top left of the page you can open a full, scrollable list. This list will either be displayed in a new tab or a pop-up window. You may have to edit the settings of your browser to allow pop-up windows for www.jerripediabmd.net. For the small number of family names for which a search generates more than 1,500 records you will have to refine your search (perhaps using start or end dates) to reduce the number of records found.

New records

Starting in August 2020 we are adding several thousand new records from the registers of Roman Catholic, Methodist and other non-conformist churches. These will appear in date order within a general search of the records and are also individually searchable within the database search form

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