ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND THANKS
The new History owes a great deal to the work
and contributions of past family members, and we particularly wish to
mention Walter Richard Pownall, Henry Travis, Hugh Edmund and his son
James Boultbee of England; Horace and Jack Gardner Boultbee of Canada:
James Alan Boultbee of Australia, and Alice Robertson of Canada.
Our most grateful thanks are due to many
present family members, to members of another branch of the family, and
to individuals and organisations, who have helped us by providing
information, illustrations, made available records and documents to us,
and undertaken research on our behalf.
- In England
- Ann Boultbee; Anthony Shercliff Boultbee, Beauchamp
Boultbee; Colin Boultbee; Hugh and Susan Boultbee; John Boultbee; Peter
James Boultbee; Richard Holbech Boultbee; Betty Evans (née Boultbee);
Ian Edwards; Dennis Heathcote; Priscilla Lewthwaite.
- In Canada
- Alex Boultbee; Eleanor Boultbee; Eric Boultbee; John Leonard Boultbee; Nicholas Boultbee; Stephen and Sylvia Best; Dawn Criddle.
- In The United States
- Vera Mall (née Boultbee).
- In Mainland Australia
- Anthony Peter Boultbee; James Maxwell Vernon
Boultbee; Judith Nedderman (née Boultbee); Janet Krimmer (née Boultbee);
Will Dart; Bevin Fist.
- In Tasmania
- Nelson Boultbee.
- In New Zealand
- June Starke.
- Also The Following
- Hayward's, Publishers, Suffolk, England, for information on O'Byrne's Naval Biographical Dictionary.
The Headmaster of Repton School, England.
Leicestershire Record Office, Leicester, England.
The Yale University Press for information relating to Joseph Boultbee of Coleorton.
Our joint special thanks to Patricia
Boultbee of Canada for typing the whole of the new History and
cheerfully coping with innumerable Editorial "Second thoughts", and
Editor Elizabeth's special thanks to her niece Frances Vagg for typing
for her editorial use a "working copy" of the original History.
Editorial Preface To The New Edition