Thomas Rule and Jane Turner

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Parents        George Rule (b 1670, d 1737 Ford) and Ursula Candlor  (b 1670, d 1743)           George Turner (b 1673 Felton Northumberland)
Thomas Rule (b 1700 Holling Hill Farm Rothbury Northumberland, m Jane Turner 1726 Rothbury, d 1761 Rothbury)  
Jane Turner (b 1701 Rothbury), d 1796 Wooler) 
    Ann Rule (b abt 1728 Rothbury)
    Thomas Rule
(b Hollin Hill near Rothbury, d 1796 Rothbury)
    John Rule (b abt 1732 Hollin Hill, m Mary Anderson 1759 Ford Northumberland, d 1806 Wooler)      
        Robert Rule (b 1773, m Mary Davy 1799 Wooler Northumberland, d 1846)
            Mary Rule (b 1799 Wooler, m Thomas Waugh Thompson 1825, d 1878)
                John(Snr) Thompson (b 1833 Newcastle-on-Tyne), m Mary Ann Graham 1865  Newcastle-on-Tyne, d 1896)   
                     John  Thompson (b 1865 Newcastle-on-Tyne, m Mary Louisa Turner 1887 Newcastle-on-Tyne, d 1893 Newcastle-on-Tyne)
                         Norman Thompson (b 1888 Newcastle-on-Tyne,  m Winifred Emma Farr 1918 Northcote Vic, d 1932 Thornbury Vic)
    Robert Rule (b abt 1734 Ravenshaugh)
    Willian Rule (b 1736, d 1737)

Wooler is a smallish town 47 miles NNW of Newcastle on Tyne. See notes in Thomas Waugh Thompson's page
Glendale is a valley consisting of two sub-districts, Wooler and Ford

Rothbury is  about half way between Wooler and Newcastle on Tyne
Hollin Hill is about 1 mile east of Rothbury
Ravenshaugh (Ravensheugh) Can't find a town but it is now part of a walking track, with the advice "nearest toilet is Rothbury" .
Felton is about seven miles E of Rothbury and two miles E of Longframlinton

Family Search Reference



The new work on this page follows on from contact with Gillian Wild via Ancestry.
She pointed us to an excellent Thompson tree in Family Search
Many thannks
Further updates from the Kearney Family Tree in Ancestry

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