Im the direct descendant of Joseph Duell (My great great grandfather)and his wife Jane slater,they also had a daughter who was Alices Duell younger sister. Joesph Duell was born in 1829 in Eling and was a seaman. I have his marriage certificate,He was married in 1852 to Jane slater. I also have her death certificate as well. I think that Joesph deull died at sea,Ive been trying to find this out,but its not easy.
Emma duell married a Nathaniel Grace in 1881 and had 8 children,one of whom was my Grandmother Jane Grace. born 1889 in sunderland.she married a William Slater Thompson born 1871 in Lerwick. My father was born in 1915,married in 1946 and died in 2005. I was born in 1953 and married in 1981 .we do not have any children. If you would like any further information please do not hesitate to write to me at email@example.com