I should like to acknowledge those who have assisted in my research into the Quine family since 1974

My late grandmother, Amy Elizabeth Crowe (nee Quine) who passed on her memories and knowledge of the family. My father, for his assistance and the loan of materials. My late aunt Mrs. G.I. Lambden (nee Crowe) formerly of Kirk Michael and uncle from Douglas, for their valued gifts of family papers and photographs, and my late aunt for her reminiscences. My retired headmaster cousin for contributing the material on his mother, Gertrude Quine. The late Elizabeth (Beth) Kelly Summers of Monticello, Utah who first instigated my interest in the Quines and Kellys of Baldwin, and who, with her family became firm friends. The late Emily Kelly Switters of San Diego, and Allan Kelly of Carlsbad California, for their hospitality and assistance with research into the sons of Elizabeth Quine Kelly.

My cousin from Washington State for many years enjoyable collaboration on genealogical research and extensive details of the family of William Edward Kelly, (son of Elizabeth Quine Kelly). My distant kinsman in Islington for information on the Ballachrink family, and relatives through the Quine of Ballig (Onchan) connection. Mr. G. Corlett for the obituary of Harold Quine. The late H. Sydney Cowin of Douglas for information on the descendants of Margaret Cowin (nee Quine) of Ballaquine, and Catherine Cowin (nee Quine) of Ballaquinnea Moar. Mr. & Mrs. Cregeen for details of the Kelly, Shimmin and Cowin relations. Mr. S Harwood and his locally based genealogist for information concerning the Onchan Quines. Our distant relative of Nauvoo, Illinois for assistance with Thomas and Elizabeth Kelly and their descendants. Mr. B. Irvine for information regarding the will of ‘old’ John Quine Arderry. Mr. J. Kinvig for providing data on the descendants of Mary Ann Kelly (nee Quine) of Renscault. Mrs B. Moore for details of her relationship, and of other descendants of Robert Quine junior of Arderry. Mrs. K Stewart for information concerning the descendants of Matthew Kelly on the female line. My Droitwich cousins for family information. Mr. & Mrs. D Martin, New York State, for data concerning the descendants of Margaret Lewin alias Quine. Our cousin Mrs. W. Livingstone for details of the descendants of Esther H. Cannell (nee Quine) of Jurby.