We have just seen your message.My wife's grandmother was Sally Manners b 25 April 1885 Quarry Houses, Westerton, Coundon. Her father was George Manners b 17 Dec 1846 Engine House, Westerton, Coundon.He married Ann Kirtly 21 Jan 1868 at Byers Green, Durham. His father was William Manners b abt 18 Oct 1818 Coundon.He married Mary Carrick 10 Nov 1848 at Auckland St. Andrew.
We have some more information about these generations but have not been able to go any further back yet. Are these related to your Manners?