My family came from Swaffham Prior, Swaffham Fen, Swaffham Bulbeck and Ditton Wood in Cambridgeshire, have back to early 1700's. My family branch John Gilby born abt. 1819 married Elizabeth Cray 25 December 1843 in Swaffham Prior and after three children moved to Ely and then later to Warfield in Berkshire.He died in 1882 and his wife Elizabeth died in 1904. Two of their children immigrated to Australia while the others, daughters married into the Norman, Bull and Roberts families.
Children were. Mary Ann (d. Reach) Emily, William, Mary Elizabeth, Ann Frances, Mary Anne, John Sarah and Ada. John and Ada immigrated. Ada had married Lewis Brooks.