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Historical Documents

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Photo Gallery
No Thoroughfare: A Drama [correct first edition] – by Charles Dickens and Wilkie Collins (1867)

Is this the first incident of the name Goldstraw being used in a piece of fiction by famous authors?

Extracts from the record of the 1550 Sailors and Soldiers from Leek and District who were serving their King and Country

Australian Immigrant Files

Bishops Transcripts

Births Marriages and Deaths - Staffordshire (Births)

Births Marriages and Deaths - Staffordshire (Deaths)

Births Marriages and Deaths - Staffordshire (Marriages)

Births Marriages and Deaths - Cheshire (Births)

Births Marriages and Deaths - Cheshire (Deaths)

Births Marriages and Deaths - Cheshire (Marriages)

Bogus History of the Goldstraw Surname

                   A Ridiculous Document

Census 1841

Census 1881

Census 1881 Part 2

Cheddleton Poor Law Records

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Dialect Plays a Part
Origins of the Surname Goldstraw

Legal Stuff

Ellis Island Immigration

Isaac Findler - Artist

A Royal Garden Party

London Gazette
Goldstraw entries in the London Gazette

Goldstraw Deaths - GRO Sept 1837 to December 1884

George Goldstraw - Ipstones

Goldstraw & Goostrey entries in the Leek Parish Register

Miscellaneous notes on Goostrey Origins

Misinformation on the Genealogy of Goostrey

Thomas Goostrey, of Great Missenden

Harlequin - fun quizzes and jokes - a light hearted way to pass a wet afternoon with us.

The Lords of the Manor of Goostrey

My Otway Home [music] : song, waltz / composed by Isobel Goldstraw.

The Mythological Goose Tree

Honours and Awards

Reverend Walter Goldstraw

Genealogical Scam - Surname Books

Parishes and Manors relating to Goostrey

A report of an untimely death and the enquiry there into

Cheddleton Parish Records - Births, Marriages and Deaths

Grindon Parish Registers

St. Nicholas Parish Registers

Surname Certificate

Bishops Transcripts Leek St Edward's 1744-

Extracts from microfiche copies of the parish records of St Edward's, Leek

Leek St Edward's parish records Dec 1826 to Aug 1831

Ipstones Parish Records 1828-1836

Bishop's Transcripts for St Edward's, Cheddleton

Family Trees


Vital Records - Births

Vital records - Marriages

Vital Records - Deaths

William Goostrey - a force to be reckoned with

The Goostrey World Family

The Goldstraw World Family

The Gathering 2005

   The Gathering Photo Gallery

War Casualties Goldstraw & Goostrey



       Crest Badges

                   Goldstraw Armorial Bearings

                               Goldstraw Armorial Bearings - Scottish Matriculation

                                              The Goldstraw Tartan
       Goostrey Heraldry

             Notes on the Armorial Bearings of Goostrey

Colour illustrations of the arms featured in Kings Vale Royal published in 1656

Colour illustrations of the arms exemplified by the Heralds at the Cheshire Visitations

Twemlow - address to the Wynbunbury Friendly Society

Inquest on the body of Mary Malpass

Victorial Copper Medal

Indian Mutiny Medal - Pvt. Thomas Goldstraw 90th Foot (Perthshire Regiment)

A Shelley Late Foley Fine Bone China Tea / Side Plate with the  Coat of Arms for Rhyl.

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