The Genealogy of the Raven Family


        I. The Ravens of Cumberland. Maryport 1793.    
          i. James Raven. "The Silver King" (because of his silvery white hair). Married Margaret _____ (tailor and seamstress) from Buddha, Cumberland.    
            A. Sarah Raven. Born 15 March 1858? Died 1942? Buried 28 December 1953. Married 1887 Alexander Rutherford Jr (born 10 August 18??). They had issue.    
            B. Elizabeth Mary Raven. Married _____ Roberts of Liverpool.    
              a. Margaret Roberts.    
              b. Henry Roberts. Born 8 May 1???. Married Blanche Hughes (born 8 April 1???).    
                i. Bernard Roberts. Married. They live in USA.    
                  aa. Angela Christine _____. Born 17 December 19??.    
              c. Joe Roberts.    
              d. Mary ("Mollie") Josephine Roberts. Born 5 May 1903. Died 25 April 1979.    
              e. Harold Roberts. Born 1 October 1906. Died 1972. Married Laura Mason.    
                i. Pauline Roberts. Married and has issue.    
                ii. Caroline Roberts. Married and has issue.    
                iii. Peter Roberts. Married and has issue.    
            C. Nancy Raven. Married _____ Palin.    
              a. Lizzie Palin.    
            D. James Raven.    
            E. Thomas Raven.    
              a. Elizabeth Raven.    
              b. Madge Raven. Two children?    
              c. James Raven. One child?    

This genealogy is not intended to be comprehensive. The mark (a),(1) or whatever does not necessarily indicate that the child is a first child.  Please send comments, corrections, additions and amendments to Sir William Arbuthnot, Bt

Last brought up to date  18:58  12 March 2008