The Ancestry of Cometan

Cometanic ancestry is traceable back to the early 16th century across a multitude familial lines and continues to contribute a substantial branch of study within Cometanology. Within this branch, we look at those individuals born and living before the grandparents of Cometan while relatives of Cometan are classified as born after his grandparents.

All the known ancestors of Cometan were born and lived in the English county of Lancashire in North West England. The study of Cometan's ancestry is split along paternal and maternal lines. A much greater deal more is known about Cometan's maternal ancestry than his paternal ancestry. Cometan's ancestors held a variety of occupations, most notably wheelwrights, undertakers, firefighters, and WW1 infantry.

 

Cometan himself began exploring his ancestral lineage from about the age of twenty as part of the initial developments of the Cometanic ancestry branch of study. Cometanica is a publisher that was founded and established by Cometan to handle the publication of all Cometanic ancestral documents, photographs, and other information. 

Warbrick family picture

Paternal ancestry

 

The paternal ancestry of Cometan is the lesser known of his two ancestral lines and the current extent of knowledge regarding Cometan's paternal ancestry stretches back only to his grandparents' parents. Cometan's paternal ancestry can be split into two families; the Hardacre family and the Taylor family. The latter of these two family lines is the one to which Cometan directly belongs as Cometan's birth name is Brandon Reece Taylor.

Maternal ancestry

 

The maternal ancestry of Cometan is split across seven families; the Farnworths, the Lancasters, the Cottams, the Moons, the Prescotts, the Turners, and the Warbricks. It is the Warbrick family to which Cometan directly belongs maternally due to his mother's birth name being Janet Louise Warbrick. Much greater detail is known of Cometan's maternal ancestry due to a greater extent of records, particularly his grandfather's familial lineage.

Cottam family

Farnworth family

Hardacre family

Lancaster family

Moon family

Prescott family

Taylor family

Turner family

Warbrick family

Noteworthy photographs

Noteworthy ancestors of Cometan

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Cometan's maternal great-grandfather, 

Family: Warbrick

Date of birth: 

Date of death:

Occupation: Wheelwright

Relation to Cometan: 2nd great grandfather

William Warbrick

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Cometan's maternal great-grandfather, 

Family: Prescott

Date of birth: 

Date of death:

Occupation: World War One infantry

Relation to Cometan: 2nd great-uncle

Harry Prescott

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Cometan's maternal great-grandfather, 

Family: Turner

Date of birth: 

Date of death:

Occupation: World War One infantry

Relation to Cometan: 2nd great-uncle

Edward Southworth

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Cometan's maternal great-grandfather, 

Family: Hardacre

Date of birth: 

Date of death:

Occupation: World War Two firefighter

Relation to Cometan: great grandfather

Richard Hardacre

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Cometan's maternal great-grandfather, 

Family: Hardacre

Date of birth: 

Date of death:

Occupation: Cotton weaver & policeman

Relation to Cometan: 2nd great uncle

Thomas Warbrick

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Married Jack Arrowsmith, a descendent of Saint Edmund Arrowsmith, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Died of asyphyxiation in Mount Street Hospital in Preston at the age of just 32.

Family: Warbrick

Date of birth:

Date of death:

Occupation:

Relation to Cometan: 2nd great-aunt

Anastasia Arrowsmith

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Married Jack Arrowsmith, a descendent of Saint Edmund Arrowsmith, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Died of asyphyxiation in Mount Street Hospital in Preston at the age of just 32.

Family: Warbrick

Date of birth:

Date of death:

Occupation:

Relation to Cometan: great grandfather

Henry Warbrick

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Married Jack Arrowsmith, a descendent of Saint Edmund Arrowsmith, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Died of asyphyxiation in Mount Street Hospital in Preston at the age of just 32.

Family: Warbrick (née Prescott)

Date of birth:

Date of death:

Occupation:

Relation to Cometan: great grandmother

Mary Warbrick

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Married Jack Arrowsmith, a descendent of Saint Edmund Arrowsmith, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Died of asyphyxiation in Mount Street Hospital in Preston at the age of just 32.

Family: Warbrick (née Prescott)

Date of birth:

Date of death: 1943, Salerno Beach, Italy

Occupation: World War Two sapper

Relation to Cometan: great grandmother

Thomas Warbrick

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Married Jack Arrowsmith, a descendent of Saint Edmund Arrowsmith, one of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. Died of asyphyxiation in Mount Street Hospital in Preston at the age of just 32.

Family: Warbrick

Date of birth:

Date of death: 

Occupation: Wheelwright and undertaker

Relation to Cometan: 2nd great uncle

John James Warbrick

Interact with Cometan's Family Tree

Genealogical Resources

Cometanic Ancestry, Genealogy 

& Relatives book

Family Tree Poster of Cometan

Cometanic Genealogical Report

Cometanica.com

Cometanic Archives

Cometan on Ancestry.co.uk

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