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The Plant Family History Group - Official Journal

Roots & Branches
The official journal of the Plant Family History Group is called Roots and Branches. Series 1 was published from 1990 to 2007 on a twice yearly basis (usually in January and July) and it contains articles that were provided by members of the Group. Copies are available in various Libraries and from the President of the Group. Most issues are available in pdf format, under the Contents listings below.

Journal Contents

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CONTENTS - Journal No 1 (1990)

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Aims of the Journal
Origin of the Name
Occurrence of the name
Members' Interests
Plant City - Florida
Plant and Fishers - Dudley Port Ironworks
Elworth Hall Plants - Episode 1 - Early years
Pottery Plants - Trade descriptions
The Conversion of monetary value to 1985 figures
Plants Boxing Booth
Robert Plant of Cheadle
Indexed Parish Register - Lancs & Cheshire
Frederick Plant 1903-1972 and his influence on the Pottery Industry
Members of the Society

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CONTENTS - Journal No 2 (1991)

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Aims of the Journal
William Plant - Stockport Grammar School
Plants - Leicester 1851 Census
Members' Interests
Early Staffordshire Plants
Staffordshire Burial Index
John Plant & Hannah Weddon of Branford, Connetticutt
Detective Work
The Plants of Elworth Hall - Second Instalment
Plants who attended Oxford & Cambridge Universities
Plants at Clowne (c 1780)
Do you know this Lady?
Terms - Houses & Farm Buildings
Members of the Society

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CONTENTS - Journal No 3 (1992)

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Members' Interests
Plant of St Louis, Missouri
Mortality Records - Manchester Cathedral
Plants near Baslow
Nipper
The Staffordshire Burial Index
Useful Addresses - Staffordshire Records
Old Names for traders and Occupations
Plants in the Publication of The London Record Society
Plants of Elworth Hall - Chapter No. 3
Bound Apprentices - U.S.A.
Desford - Leicestershire Records
Robert Plant - Clerk
Members of the Group

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CONTENTS - Journal No 4 (1992)

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Aims of the Group
Members' Interests
Blacksmith Plants near Clowne
Lost Cousins
Cheshire Hearth Tax
Birmingham Directory 1870 - Plant References
The Staffordshire Burial Index - Hannah to James
Land Measurement
The Plant Family and the Goldfields of Queensland
Famine Immigrants
Members of the Group

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CONTENTS - Journal No 5 (1993)

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Introduction
Members' Interests
Elworth Hall - Chapter 4
List of Cheshire Wills
Manchester Court Leet Records
Map of Staffs showing ancient parishes
Plants around N.E. Derbyshire
Coins and Tokens
Early Staffordshire Records - Continuation
Leek - Plant references
The French Connection
Increase Cook Plant of Georgia U S A
Members of the Group

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CONTENTS - Journal No 6 (1993)

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Members
Map of Cheshire showing ancient parishes
Wm Plant of Sale
J Plant - Prizefighter
Plants in Cheshire 1851 Census - Analysis
Burial Index for Staffordshire - Jane to Judith
Cheshire Oath of Allegiance
Charles Plant of Clowne
Place Names
Robert Hazzlehurst Plant of Georgia
John Plante - Westminster 1343
Diary of John Plant of Leekfrith
Richmond Warwick Plant of Cradley Heath
Miscellaneous Stray - Middlesborough
Letters
Members' Interests

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CONTENTS - Journal No 7 (1994)

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Members of the Group
The Court Rolls of the Lordship of Macclesfield 1345-1485
Charles Harvey Plant of Preston
1851 Census - Stockport Cheshire
John Plant - Librarian of Salford
Plant Reference in Will of Joseph Howard of Brooklyn, New York State 1886
Irish Connections
Diary of John Plant of Leekfrith - 2 June 1849 to 8 October 1849
Useful Addresses - UK Records
Miscellaneous Information - Bury Lancashire
Sheffield Plants (circa 1850)
Thomas Plant of Coventry 1483
Calendor to Pleadings Wilts 1558-9
Plants Extracted from the PO Commercial Directory 1860 for
Staffordshire and Birmingham
Members' Interests

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CONTENTS - Journal No 8 (1994)

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Members of the Group
Members' Interests
Letters
Extracts from 1851 Census for Macclesfield - Cheshire
Treatment of the Poor
Early Staffordshire Records (continued)
Sheffield Plants from Duckmanton
Staffordshire Burial Index (continued)
The Plants of St Louis U.S.A.
Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood House Farm (continued)

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CONTENTS - Journal No 9 (1994)

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Members of the Group
Members' Interests
George Henry Plant of Macon Georgia U.S.A.
Obituary of Wm Plant  - Member No 72
The Plant Family of Cheadle
Clowne Plants in Sheffield
We all know about Grandma Plant or  If uncle hadn't married an Austrian
Extracts from 1851 Census - Bowdon, Cheshire
Plants of Gloucester
John Plant of Hazzlewood House Farm - Leek Frith
Monetary values in Byegone Times
Staffordshire Burial Index - Noah to Samuel

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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 10 (1995)

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Comments Page 1
Members of the Group Page 3
Members' Interests Page 6
Around Plants Yard (Dr John Plant) Page 9
Staffordshire Burial Index (Sarah to Susanna) Page 18
My Suffolk Plants Page 20
A Strange Tale Page 24
The Plant Family of Cheadle Staffs Page 26
Plants Brushes - Wolverhampton Page 32
An Account of James Plant's Voyage to Australia 1854 Page 41
The Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood House Farm 1849-1853 Page 44
Contents of previous Journals Page 49
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 11 (1996)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 4
Sheffield Area Plants (Dr John S Plant) Page 7
The Manufacture of Buttons - Late 19th Century Birmingham Page 19
Untangling the Vine - The Geographic Plants Page 23
The Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Farm - Leekfrith Page 30
Appointment of John Plant of Walsall - Overseas of the Poor 1752 Page 36
Plant Extracts 1851 Census Runcorn Page 38
The Pioneers of Utica USA Page 40
Plant Family Involvement in the Hatting Industry of North West England Page 54
Staffordshire Burial Index Page 5?
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 12 (1996)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interest Page 4
The Plant Family and Hatting Industry in the North West England Page 7
Staffordshire Burial Index Uncle to William Page 14
The Wandering Plants Page 16
Distaff Kin of Benjamin Plant of Sheffield (1742-1806) by Dr John S Plant Page 19
The Manufacture of Buttons - Late 19th Century Page 33
The Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Farm 1 Jan to 29 March 1851 Page 35
1851 Census Returns Northwich Cheshire Page 39
Removal Orders and what happened to Mary Plant Page 43
Extracts from Coventry and Lichfield Diocese Ordination Register Page 46
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 13 (1997)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Introduction Page 9
Letters Page 11
Extracts from 1851 Census Congleton and Sandbach Cheshire Page 21
Staffordshire Burial Index - supplement Aaron to George Page 29
Plant Family USA Page 34
The Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Farm - 2 April to 30 June 1851 Page 37
The Sheffield Plant base by around 1800 (Dr John Plant) Page 41
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 14 (1997)

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Members of The Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 4
The New Family Records Centre Page 7
Sheffield Plants (Dr John Plant) Page 8
Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Page 30
The Plant Family and the Goldfield of Queensland - supplement Page 36
Staffordshire Burial Index Page 41
1851 Census for Nantwich & Crewe, Cheshire Page 45
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 15 (1998)

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Members of The Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Editors Comments Page 8
Millenium Get Together Page 12
Extracts from 1851 Census for Chester Page 13
Staffordshire Burial Index Page 16
Possible Origins for the Sheffield Plants (Dr John Plant) Page 20
The Brightside Plants Page 43
Members' Letters Page 46
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 16 (1998)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Millennium Get Together Page 9
Editor's Comments inc. research details of new members Page 10
Origins of the Plant Name
A View with Particularity to its Meaning in NW England (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 13
Somerset House Wills Records by Judith Kirkby (Member No. 139) Page 37
Staffordshire Burial Index (Supplement Nathan to Samuel) Page 43
Early Leicester Records Page 45
The Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Farm 6 Jan to 20 June 1852 Page 48
Miscellaneous Strays - Market Harborough Page 52
Members' Letters Page 53
Plant Calendar of Wills - County Court of Lichfield by Sue Woods Page 56
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO. 17 (1999)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' interests Page 5
Introduction Page 9
Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Farm, Leekfrith, North Staffs. From 2 March 1853 including description of Visit made to the Isle of Man Page 12
1851 Census Cheshire - Extracts covering The Wirral including Birkenhead and Tranmere Page 13
Immigration to Victoria Australia from British Ports 1859-1869 Page 15
Palmers Index to the Times Page 17
Plantagenet times to Sheffield ca 1800
600 years from the Plant Name's Origins to a Plant's Yard Plant Family (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 22
Staffordshire Burial Index Page 46
Emigrants to Australia 1863 (William and Mary Ann Plant of Manchester, England Page 48
Letters Page 54
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL NO.18 (1999)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interest Page 5
Introduction including The Web Site/Computerisation of Records Page 9
Early Plant Origins and the Peak
NW Plant origins and possible links across the Peak to Sheffield (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 12
Plant Re-union 19 June 1999 Page 36
Members' letters Page 45
Wrekin District Roll of Honour Page 50
The Diary of John Plant of Hazzlewood Farm, North Staffordshire
Concluding installments incorporate Review of years 1852 and 1853 The last words of John Plant John Plant's family, friends and neighbours
Page 51
Leek - Staffordshire - Early Plants Page 53
Palmers Index to the Times 1790-1905 Page 57
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 19 (2000)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Introduction Page 8
Victoria Pioneer Index File 1838-8
Including addresses of Australian State Registry Offices8
Page 10
Errant Plantagenets and settled Plants
The Plantagenet surname and some early proximities of the Plants (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 18
Palmers Index to the Times 1790-1905
Case A 5th September 1874 - Isaac Plant for Selling bad hams - Sheffield
Case B 18th March 1868 - Robert, Thomas and David Plant for horse stealing Tooting and Peckham
Case C 17th December 1857 - Ann Plant for wilful murder of John Plant at Wolverhampton
Page 41
Extracts from Durham Record Office comprising
Calendar of prisoners in Durham Jail 1861-71
Mining deaths in Great Britain 1850-70
Page 43
Miscellaneous extracts from Commercial Directories Page 44
Staffordshire Burial Index - Teresa to Thomas Page 46
John Plant - Bury Football Club Page 48
Plant-related material in the PRO and British Library Page 50
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 20 (2000)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Introduction Page 8
Members' Letters Page 10
Elsie Plant (100 years of age) Page 14
The Museum of Hatting Page 15
Format of Proposed Web Site Page 17
Plantagenets Vita and Plant's Yard Life
Life's meaning in Plantagenet times and a Plant's Yard Plant shoemaker (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 18
Extracts from Palmers Index to the Times
George Plant aged 32 charged with the wilful Murder of Wm Wilson of Sheffield on 25 Jan 1859
Page 39
Staffordshire Burial Index - W to William (additional to Journal 12, pages 14-15) Page 41
John Plant of Lincoln 1394-5 Page 43
Plants included in the 1881 British Census for the county of Suffolk (21 pages) Supplement
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 21 (2001)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Introduction Page 8
Why the Group now has a Web Site Page 11
Members' Letters Page 12
Plant Distribution in 1881 Census (by W Keith Plant) Page 16
From Pot to Plant (by Fay Bielewiez) Page 19
The Rose and her Establisher Offshoots
13th century Plant name origins and some contemporary literature (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 22
What is a Behinder Page 47
Staffordshire Marriage Index Index - Abigail to Bridgett Page 48
Miscellaneous Extracts - Pigot's Directories (early 19th Century) Page 55
British Certificate Costs - Civil Registration Page 57
The Black Country and the part played by Plant and Fisher, Iron works, Dudley Port (by W Keith Plant) Page 58
Plants included in the 1881 British Census for the county of Lincoln (15 pages) Supplement
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 22 (2001)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 5
Introduction Page 8
New Members - Areas of Interest Page 10
Descendants of Early Plants in North America (by Linda Waggoner) Page 13
Web Site Report (Dr John Plant) Page 17
Members' Letter Page 17
Wm Plant - Boatswain (by Brad Scott) Page 20
Kingswinford Records (by Kathy Compagno, Dorian Greenbaum, Keith Plant)
comprising 1841 Census, Marriages 1828-76, Baptismal register Shut End Primitive Methodist Pensnett 1845-87
Page 24
Intertwining Plants: A story of Cooperation and Friendship (Dorian Greenbaum)Page 30
Plantagenet soul and Prince of Peace
Medieval Meaning of the Plant name and its subsequent distribution (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 32
Plant Extracts - 1851 Census - Cheadle, Staffs (by Earl Davies) Page 46
Plant and Fishers Ironworks - Dudley Port Page 52
Black Country Plants - Wills 1858-1914 (by Shirley Hughes) Page 53
Commercial Directory 1816-17 Page 57
Joe Plant - Bury Football Club Page 58
Staffordshire Marriage Index Index - Cassander to Elizabeth Page 59
Plants included in the 1881 British Census for county Shropshire Page 67
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 23 (2002)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 6
Introduction Page 10
New Members - Areas of Interest Page 12
Members' Letters Page 15
Web Site Report (Dr John Plant) Page 18
DNA Testing Project (Dr John Plant) Page 18
Plant extracts from Australia Vital Records Index
1788-1905 New South Wales
Page 20
Charles Paulton Plant JP - Mayor of Wolverhampton 1902 Page 22
Staffordshire Marriage Index - Emma to IzabellPage 25
Planted Spirits and Plantagenet ethos
14th century sense to the Plant name with evidence in the Pearl Poet's poems (by Dr John S Plant)
Page 31
Plant Masters listed in Apprentices Index 1710-1761 Page 45
Joe Plant - Jockey Page 46
Shocking Murder by Poisoning - Louisa Plant, Macclesfield 1836
Extract from Palmers Index to the Times (Brad Scott)
Page 47
1881 British Census - Plant Extracts - Middlesex Supplement
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 24 (2002)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 6
Interests of Past members Page 10
Introduction Page 15
New Members - Areas of Interest Page 17
Members' Letters Page 20
`French' Origins for Plant-like names (Dr John S Plant) Page 24
Snippets Page 39
The Black Country Page 41
Staffordshire Marriage Index 1500 to 1837 - James to Jane Page 44
Report on Initial DNA results for Plant(t) (Dr John S Plant) Page 50
Web Site Report (Dr John S Plant) Page 53
Plant extracts from Derbyshire Hearth Tax Assessment 1662-70 Page 54
1881 British Census - Plant Extracts - Leicestershire Page 56
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 25 (2003)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
Introduction Page 11
New Members - Areas of Interest Page 13
Members' Letters Page 16
From Greek herbals to Leek Plants (Dr John S Plant) Page 19
Snippets Page 35
DNA Progress Report (Dr John S Plant) Page 41
GRO Indexing Project - Progress Report (Phil Plant) Page 44
Descendants of Early Plants in North America (Linda Plant Wagoner) Page 45
Staffordshire Marriage Index 1500 to 1837 - Jos to John Page 51
1881 British Census - Plant Extracts - Worcester Page 60
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 26 (2003)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
Introduction Page 11
Group Co-operation Page 12
New Members Page 14
Members' Letters/Correspondence Page 19
Plantevelu and the meaning of Plant (Dr John S Plant) Page 23
Snippets..
..Miscellaneous records St Mary, Bosley
..Plant extracts - Keele Parish Registers
..Slaters Directory for Shropshire 1850
..Burials at Holy Trinity Church Rainow 1815-1959
..Kezia Plant
..James Plant in 1891 Census for Cheshire
Page 42
DNA Progress Report (Dr John S Plant) Page 45
Web Site Report (Dr John S Plant) Page 48
Palmer's Index to the Times 3 June 1812 to 6 Feb 1835 (Brad Scott) Page 49
Plant Breweries Page 53
1881 British Census - Plant Extracts - Northamptonshire Page 64
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 27 (2004)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
Introduction including the National Archives Web Sites Page 12
New Members Page 14
Useful Websites Page 16
Palmer's Index to the Times 20 Jul 1839 to 13 Oct 1849 (Brad Scott) Page 17
Plant Metaphore and Midlands Plants (Dr John S Plant) Page 20
Equivalent Contemporary Values of the pound Page 38
The Surname Plant and its Variants Page 41
Snippets..
..MI extracts St James, Taxal
..Canadian 1881 Census - Extracts with birthplace Scotland
..Plant entries in Longnor P.R. 1690-1789
..Frederick Plant 1881 British Census Bilston, Staffordshire
..Post Office Directory of the six home counties 1845
..Kelly's 1912 Suffolk Directory
..Extracts from `Betley - A Village of Contrasts'
Page 49
USA Census Records containing information relative to the Plant name Page 53
George Plant and Northwich Victoria Football Club Page 60
Early Plants USA Page 62
James Plant of Long Crendon Page 64
DNA and Web Site Reports (Dr John S Plant) Page 66
Staffordshire Marriage Index 1500 to 1837 Jonathan to Joseph Page 69
1881 British Census - Plant Extracts - Lanark (Scotland) Page 72
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 28 (2004)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
Introduction Page 10
New Members Page 12
Members' Letters Page 15
Plant meaning and some similar names (Dr John S Plant) Page 18
Palmer's Index to the Times 3 Jun 1850 to 27 July 1853 (Brad Scott) Page 32
When Stonham Magpie served pints from a pail Page 34
Snippets..
..Messr Tarns Establishment - Newington, Surrey
..Sidnes Plant - North Staffordshire
..Barlaston Parish - Churchwardens
..Biddulph Staffordshire - Miscellaneous Marriage
..Cheshire grand Remonstrance 1642
..Miscellaneous record - Dudley PR
Page 37
Now where did that originate from Page 39
The Juror's Book of 1784 - Staffordshire Page 41
Benjamin Plant, Master Potter Page 42
Plant involvement with Coal Mining and Transportation, Buxton, Derbyshire Page 43
Staffordshire Marriage Index 1500's to 1837: Josiah to Mary Ann Page 44
Plant Distribution - 1880 USA: Including list of Plants born in England Page 53
DNA Testing and Web Site Report (Dr John S Plant) Page 58
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 29 (2005)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
Introduction Page 11
New Members Page 13
Palmer's Index to the Times Page 16
Members' Letters Page 18
Memories of Buxton and Adjoining Area (Valerie Hall) Page 20
1880 US Census - Plants resident in Missouri but born in England Page 22
Plant origins and centuries of meaning (Dr John S Plant) Page 25
Samuel Cornell Plant Page 37
How DNA helps in studying surnames and the Plant project (Dr John S Plant) Page 41
Web Site Report Page 51
Snippets..
..Extracts from Historical Collections at Wm Salt Archaeological Society
..Marriage solumnized at Trinity Weslyan Chapel, Cumberland St., Macclesfield
..Saltonstall
..Information from Overseers Accounts St Luke's Church - Church Hulme
..Extracts from PR of St Peters, Buxton
..Irish Connections
Page 52
1881 UK Census - Plant extracts from Buckingham, Essex, Hertfordshire, Sussex and Kent Page 56
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 30 (2005)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 9
Introduction Page 15
New Members Page 18
Correspondence and Queries Page 22
Definition of the Plant name Page 24
Games Re-united by Andrew Plant (Member No. 69) Page 25
Plant name ramification and meaning by Dr John Plant (Member No. 52) Page 26
Map of the `Black Country' 1775 Page 47
Snippets comprising..
..RH Plant - Staffordshire County Cricket Club
..Miscellaneous Deaths + Burials - Coversham, Reading, Sunningdale,
Swallowfield, Wargrave and Sunninghilll
..Holyrudehous - Agnes Plant 18 Feb 1574
..Canterbury Freeman Roll 1302 - Johonne Plante
..Somerset House Wills 1859, 1860, 1872 and 1873
..Will of John Brereton 1538 - Reynold Plant
Page 49
Edward Plant of Birmingham bn 1787 (Frying Pan Maker) and his descendants Page 52
1880 US Census - Plants resident in Up-State New York but born in England Page 57
1881 UK Census - Plant extracts, Durham and where did they come from
by Andrew Plant (Member No 69)
Page 58
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 31 (2006)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 8
Past Members's Interests Page 13
New Members Page 19
Correspondence Page 22
Plants' connection with Admiral Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar Page 24
The Plant bloodline: myth and fact, by Dr John S Plant (Member No 52) Page 27
Staffordshire Marriage Index 1500s to 1837, Plant extracts Mathew to Ruth Page 39
Snippets comprising..
.. Boxing Plants;
.. St Laurence Biddulph Staffs - Memorial Inscriptions;
.. Elsie Plant - Manchester
Page 44
Plant solicitors - Lancashire, by Nicky Lankester Page 46
Australian Vital Records Index 1788-1905 - Victoria Page 47
Palmers Index to the Times Page 51
The coming of age of DNA testing and the Plant project, by Dr John S Plant Page 55
Victorian Marriages at Manchester Cathedral Page 67
British 1881 Census - Plants recorded in Wiltshire, Dorset, Devon, Cornwall, Somerset and Gloucestershire Page 69
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 32 (2006)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
New Members Page 12
Correspondence Page 18
Geoffrey Plantagenet: Surname inspirer, by Dr John S Plant (Member No 52) Page 20
Snippets comprising..
.. Plant interred at St Matthews Churchyard, Mearbrook;
.. Plant connection with the Black Death Eyam 1665;
.. Poll Tax 1660 and hearth Tax 1665 Northwich Cheshire;
.. Cathy Compagno in Plant Ave, Webster Groves, Missouri
Page 40
Jack Plant - Singer Page 43
Early Plants in North America Page 48
Thomas Livesey Plant - Biography Page 51
From Farmers to Blacksmiths to Soldier to Firefighter, by Peter Robert Plant - Member No 243 Page 52
Staffordshire Marriage Index 1500s to 1837, Samuel to Sarah Page 56
British 1881 Census - Berkshire, Hampshire and Oxfordshire Page 61
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 33 (2007)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 7
New Members Page 12
Correspondence..
.. Richard Plant re: Jack Plant (singer);
.. Donald Dykes re: Tuscan China;
.. Allan Collier re: Betty Plant of Ellastone;
.. Graham Shenton re: Ann Plant, Staffs;
.. June Smallpiece re: Sarah Ann Plant of Newcastle-under-Lyme;
.. Tony Brown re: John Plant of Laxfield;
.. Victoria Rowe re: Eliza Plant nee Norden.
Page 14
James Plant: a Victorian `Little Mester', by Dr John S Plant (Member No 52) Page 18
Callendar of the Grants of Probate 1853-60 Page 30
Sir Arnold Plant 1898-1978 Page 34
Staffordshire Marriages: Sybil - Thomas Page 36
The British Census Page 40
Palmers Index to the Times: 5 June 1861 - 23 Feb 1869 Page 44
Shropshire Burials 1814 - 1837 Page 49
Manchester and Liverpool Trade Directories - Miscellaneous Records Page 52
Information from the Record Office - Maritime Museum - Albert Dock - Liverpool Page 54
The Poor Law Records of Cheshire Quarter Sessions 1700-1730 Page 56
Staffordshire Quarter Session Rolls Page 58
Plant Distribution 1881: Bedford, Cambridgeshire, Huntingdon, Norfolk and Rutland Page 64
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CONTENTS - JOURNAL 34 (2007)

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Members of the Group Page 1
Members' Interests Page 8
New Members Page 17
Correspondence Page 20
Miscellaneous Records - Ireland Page 21
Cyril Thomas Howe Plant - Baron Plant (1910-1986) Page 26
Snippets comprising..
.. English Settlers in Barbados 1637-1800
.. Plant wills held at F.H.S. of Cheshire Library, Alderley Edge
.. Callendar of Charters and Rolls 1467 Dieulacres - Stafford
.. Kelly's Directory Suffolk 1892
Page 27
Austin Plant: World War I casualty, by Dr John S Plant (Member No 52) Page 30
Electoral Registers Page 45
Staffordshire Marriage Index W to Wm Page 46
Staffordshire Marriage Index: Plante and Plantt Page 50
Palmers Index to the Times: 11 Nov 1869 - 19 Nov 1870 Page 51
Update of Name origin project, by Dr John S Plant Page 55
Web Site Report, by Dr John S Plant Page 55
On a possible connection to Plantagenet, by Dr John S Plant Page 56
The Plant name in Nomina publications, by Dr John S Plant Page 57
Update on the Plantagenet Y-DNA project, by Dr John S Plant Page 61
Update of the Plant Y-DNA project, by Dr John S Plant Page 62
1873 Owners of Land Page 65
Plant a Steel Toymaker Business, by Liz Plant (Member No 104) Page 67
Mormon Immigration Page 80
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