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Graham Durbin

M, #16526, Deceased, b. 10 June 1944

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Graham Durbin was born on 10 June 1944.1
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:25

Citations

  1. [S5466] Family Memory

Biography

Arthur Gwinnutt

M, #16527, Deceased, b. 4 August 1892, d. 1965

Family

Family: Isabella Craig (b. 10 July 1895, d. 1955)

Main Events

  • Occupation: Arthur Gwinnutt was a Tradesman: a coach Trimmer in Derby, England, (Lifelong.)1
  • Event-Misc: He; (Most of married life); 6, Windmill Hill Lane, Derby, England; Type: Location Lived in Colville St. early in married life1
  • Residence: He resided Arthur served almost all of WW1 from before 1 March 1915 to demobilisation. Regiment: Royal Field Artillery. Decorations and records as follows from Public Records Office in Kew, England. Arthur Gwinnutt of Royal Field Artillery, Sgt. Regimental No. 193 810597 Victory Medal (TF) Roll No. RFA/141B Page No.8462 Arthur Gwinnott, Corps RFA L.Cpl. Reg No.193 1915 Star (T) RFA/9A & B Page 1200. Theatre of war first served in, France (1) Date of Entry therein 1/3/1915 Arthur had associations with the Becket Street Drill Hall as a Territorial in a training capacity and I remember him telling me that he became RSM and led parades after the War. He would not talk directly about the the war but was of a military bearing and took his service very seriously.
  • Resided: He; Isabella Craig; Arthur was given as Soldier at marriage.
  • GEDCOM: He; Isabella Craig; Unknown GEDCOM tag: _STA
  • Birth: He was born on 4 August 1892 in 3 Angel Yard, Burton Road, Derby, England.
  • Marriage: Arthur Gwinnutt and Isabella Craig were married on 2 December 1916 in St.Lukes, Derby.
  • Death: He died in 1965, at age ~73, in Derby, England.1
  • Event-Misc: He; 1965; Derby, England; Type: Cause of Death Liver cancer1
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:28

Citations

  1. [S5466] Family Memory

Biography

Isabella Craig

F, #16528, Deceased, b. 10 July 1895, d. 1955

Family

Family: Arthur Gwinnutt (b. 4 August 1892, d. 1965)

Main Events

  • Name: Isabella Craig was also known as Isabella Gwinnutt.
  • Residence: She resided Person Source.1
  • Resided: She; Arthur Gwinnutt; Arthur was given as Soldier at marriage.
  • GEDCOM: She; Arthur Gwinnutt; Unknown GEDCOM tag: _STA
  • Birth: She was born on 10 July 1895 in 6 Canal St., Derby.
  • Marriage: Isabella Craig and Arthur Gwinnutt were married on 2 December 1916 in St.Lukes, Derby.
  • Death: She died in 1955, at age ~60, in Derby, England.2
  • Event-Misc: She; 1965; Derby, England; Type: Cause of Death A Stroke2
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:24

Citations

  1. [S5458] 1851 Census
  2. [S5466] Family Memory

Biography

John\Silas Cross

M, #16531, Deceased, b. 1811, d. 1890

Family

Family: Sarah Cliff (b. 1827)

Main Events

  • Occupation: JohnSilas Cross was a coachman- 1884/Groom-1848-1861/Ostler-1846.1,2
  • Event-Misc: He; Type: Location 1846 - Derby, 1851 - Shardlow, 1881 - Shardlow
  • Residence: He resided John/Silas Cross was known variously during his life but was definitely the same man. They both married a Sarah Cliff and had children with identical names on the same dates. He was baptised at Thorpe Acre & Dishley, Leics. as SILAS son of Thomas & Elizabeth Cross. A SILAS Cross married Jane Gibson at Duffield 30 Sept 1834. She died young without children. He married Sarah Cliff as a widower in 1846 as JOHN Cross son of Thomas. In 1851 he was JOHN with wife Sarah and children Jane & Harriett. All his children were baptised at Shardlow Parish Church as SILAS & Sarah. He was JOHN in the 1881 Census, as he was at his son Herbert's marriage in 1884 and at his death. There is no record of the death of a SILAS in St. Caths. and I am wholly satified that he was the same person.
  • Resided: He; Sarah Cliff; John Cross was given as Widower and signed X, Sarah Cliff signed X. Both Full Age which Sarah probably wasn't.
  • GEDCOM: He; Sarah Cliff; Unknown GEDCOM tag: _STA
  • Birth: He was born in 1811 in Thorpe Acre & Dishley, Leicestershire.
  • Christening: JohnSilas was christened on 6 October 1811 in Thorpe Acre & Dishley, Leicestershire.3
  • Marriage: JohnSilas Cross and Sarah Cliff were married on 31 May 1846 in St Peters, Derby.
  • Death: He died in 1890, at age ~79, in Loughborough Reg.Dist.4
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:23

Citations

  1. [S5458] 1851 Census
  2. [S5452] Census 1881 Derbyshire Joseph Snelson a. 38, Head: Jospeh Snelson
    Age: 38
    County: Derbyshire
  3. [S5470] LDS Film 0592701
  4. [S5460] St.Catherine House Registers

Biography

Sarah Cliff

F, #16532, Deceased, b. 1827

Family

Family: JohnSilas Cross (b. 1811, d. 1890)

Main Events

  • Name: Sarah Cliff was also known as Sarah Cross.
  • Resided: She; JohnSilas Cross; John Cross was given as Widower and signed X, Sarah Cliff signed X. Both Full Age which Sarah probably wasn't.
  • GEDCOM: She; JohnSilas Cross; Unknown GEDCOM tag: _STA
  • Birth: She was born in 1827 in Hemington, Leicestershire.1
  • Christening: Sarah was christened on 29 April 1827 in Lockington, Leicestershire.2
  • Occupation: She was a Cheviner in 1846.
  • Marriage: Sarah Cliff and JohnSilas Cross were married on 31 May 1846 in St Peters, Derby.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:19

Citations

  1. [S5458] 1851 Census
  2. [S5471] LDS Film 0819694

Biography

William Himan

M, #16533, Deceased, b. 1832

Family

Family: Rebecca Gutteridge (b. 20 September 1838)

Main Events

  • Occupation: William Himan was an 1854 - an ag.1
  • Residence: He resided Name Himan or Hyman spelt either way at different times. On film 0592571 Loughborough All Saints PRs William Hyman is given as son of William & Ruth Hyman. This must be a mistake his parents were John & Ruth Hyman.
  • Resided: He; Rebecca Gutteridge; Both resident in Sutton Bonnington. Witnesses: Samuel & Mercy Henson Rebecca gives age as 17 whereas she was 16 according to Birth Certificate William's father given as John
  • GEDCOM: He; Rebecca Gutteridge; Unknown GEDCOM tag: _STA
  • Birth: He was born in 1832 in Loughborough, Leicestershire.1
  • Christening: William was christened on 12 September 1832 in All Saints, Loughborough, Leicestershire.2
  • Christening: William was christened on 12 September 1832 in Loughborough, All Saints.
  • Marriage: William Himan and Rebecca Gutteridge were married on 13 November 1854 in St.Michaels, Sutton Bonnington, Nottinghamshire.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:18

Citations

  1. [S5455] 1861 Census
  2. [S5472] LDS Film 0592571

Biography

Rebecca Gutteridge

F, #16534, Deceased, b. 20 September 1838

Family

Family: William Himan (b. 1832)

Main Events

  • Name: Rebecca Gutteridge was also known as Rebecca Himan.
  • Occupation: She was a seamer of Hosiery in Sutton Bonnington, Nottinghamshire.1
  • Resided: She; William Himan; Both resident in Sutton Bonnington. Witnesses: Samuel & Mercy Henson Rebecca gives age as 17 whereas she was 16 according to Birth Certificate William's father given as John
  • GEDCOM: She; William Himan; Unknown GEDCOM tag: _STA
  • Birth: She was born on 20 September 1838 in Sutton Bonnington, Nottinghamshire.
  • Christening: Rebecca was christened on 1 April 1839 in St.Michaels, Sutton Bonnington, Nottinghamshire.2
  • Marriage: Rebecca Gutteridge and William Himan were married on 13 November 1854 in St.Michaels, Sutton Bonnington, Nottinghamshire.
  • Event-Misc: She; between 1871 and 1891; Sutton Bonnington, Nottinghamshire; Type: Location Main St.1
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:20

Citations

  1. [S5452] Census 1881 Derbyshire Joseph Snelson a. 38, Head: Jospeh Snelson
    Age: 38
    County: Derbyshire
  2. [S5473] Parish Records St.Michaels, Sutton

Biography

Florence Amelia Cross

F, #16535, Deceased, b. 25 August 1889, d. July 1959

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Florence Amelia Cross was born on 25 August 1889 in Derby, England.1
  • Death: She died in July 1959, at age 69, in 4, Poplar St., Derby, England.1
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:25

Citations

  1. [S5464] David R Cross

Biography

Edward Snelson

M, #16536, Deceased, b. estimated 1595

Family

Family: Maria Chester (b. estimated 1595)

Main Events

  • Birth: Edward Snelson was born estimated 1595.
  • Marriage: Edward Snelson and Maria Chester were married on 21 June 1618 in St. Mary's, Tilston (Bovium.)

Census

Note Edward Snelson Id #16,536 (Principal) was at home on Census night; Tilston is on the site of the old Roman Town of Bovium. It is just on the English side of the Welsh border, close to Shocklach and Worthenbury, about 7kms east of Wrexham on the road from Farndon to Malpas. I am beginning to wonder whether this Edward and Maria Snelson is "one of mine" - and related to William Snelson (#579).

Also in the household that night were Maria Chester (Principal)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #21,147

Original Documents, Source and Citations here

Biography

Catherine Pritchard

F, #16537, Deceased, b. about 1841
  • Consanguinity: Partner of Samuel Benyon (2nd great-uncle of Adrian John ("John") Snelson)

Parents

Family

Family: Samuel Benyon (b. about January 1842, d. 2 March 1868)

Main Events

  • Name: Catherine Pritchard was also known as Catherine Benyon.
  • Birth: She was born about 1841.
  • Marriage: Catherine Pritchard and Samuel Benyon were married on 15 October 1864 in St Mary's-on-the-Hill Church, Chester.
  • Last Edited: 7 October 2020 12:11:11

Biography

Thomas William Benyon

M, #16538, Deceased, b. 29 December 1866
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Thomas William Benyon was born on 29 December 1866.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:18

Biography

Samuel Benyon

M, #16539, Deceased, b. 12 July 1868
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Family

Main Events

  • Birth: Samuel Benyon was born on 12 July 1868 in Eccleston.
  • Baptism: He was baptised on 12 July 1868 at Parish Church in Eccleston.

Census

Census 1881Samuel Benyon Id #16,539 (Grand Son) was at home on Census night 1881 at Eccleston Village, Cheshire.

Also in the household that night were Thomas Bennion (Head of Household), Ann(E) Davies (Wife), and Emily Lee Benyon (Grand Daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #44, 36, and 16,541

Original Documents, Source and Citations here1
Census 1881Samuel Benyon Id #16,539 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1881 at Eccleston Village

Original Documents, Source and Citations here1
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:20

Citations

  1. [S5627] Census 1881 Cheshire Thomas Benyon a. 69, Census Type: Film
    Census Place: Eccleston

Biography

Ann Lee

F, #16540, Deceased, b. 1852
  • Consanguinity: Partner of Thomas Benyon (2nd great-uncle of Adrian John ("John") Snelson)

Family

Family: Thomas Benyon (b. about 1846)

Main Events

  • Name: Ann Lee was also known as Ann Benyon.
  • Birth: She was born in 1852.
  • Marriage: Ann Lee and Thomas Benyon were married on 22 March 1871 in Birkenhead the local parish church.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:28

Biography

Emily Lee Benyon

F, #16541, Deceased, b. 16 April 1875, d. 1924
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Family

Family: James Anderson Sharp

Main Events

  • Name: Emily Lee Benyon was also known as Emily Lee Sharp.
  • Marriage: Emily Lee Benyon and James Anderson Sharp were married.
  • Birth: She was born on 16 April 1875 in 7 Rowland Street, Toxteh Park, Liverpool.
  • Death: She died in 1924, at age ~49.

Census

Census 1881Emily Lee Benyon Id #16,541 (Grand Daughter) was at home on Census night 1881 at Eccleston Village, Cheshire.

Also in the household that night were Thomas Bennion (Head of Household), Ann(E) Davies (Wife), and Samuel Benyon (Grand Son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #44, 36, and 16,539

Original Documents, Source and Citations here1
Census 1881Emily Lee Benyon Id #16,541 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1881 at Eccleston Village

Original Documents, Source and Citations here1
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:26

Citations

  1. [S5627] Census 1881 Cheshire Thomas Benyon a. 69, Census Type: Film
    Census Place: Eccleston

Biography

Hubert Benyon

M, #16542, Deceased, b. 7 September 1884, d. 1965
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Family

Family: Keziah Roadley (b. 1889, d. 1977)

Main Events

  • Birth: Hubert Benyon was born on 7 September 1884.
  • Occupation: He was a Bookkeeper Apprentice in 1901.
  • Marriage: Hubert Benyon and Keziah Roadley were married in 1911 in Aston, Warwickshire.
  • Milit-Beg: He was in the Army in 1915 in Birmingham. Machine Gun Corps.
  • Death: He died in 1965, at age ~81, in Warwickshire.

Census

Census 1901Hubert Benyon Id #16,542 (son) was at home on Census night 1901 at Eccleston.

Also in the household that night were Grace Roberts (Principal), Daniel Roberts Benyon (son), Emma Grace Benyon (daughter), and Esther Anne Benyon (daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #42, 16,543, 38, and 40

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1911Hubert Benyon Id #16,542 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1911 at Aston, Warwickshire; - he is shown here as a boarder - and a commercial traveller selling wholesale stationery.

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:24

Biography

Daniel Roberts Benyon

M, #16543, Deceased, b. 6 March 1887, d. 4 August 1960

Person Exhibits

Daniel Roberts Benyon
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Families

Family 1: Dora Rose Hunt (b. 1895, d. 1926)

Family 2: Joan Freda Cooper (b. 1907, d. 1963)

Main Events

  • Birth: Daniel Roberts Benyon was born on 6 March 1887.
  • Marriage: Daniel Roberts Benyon and Dora Rose Hunt were married about April 1916 in Devizes, Wiltshire.
  • Marriage: Daniel Roberts Benyon and Joan Freda Cooper were married about July 1935 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire.
  • Death: He died on 4 August 1960, at age 73, in Felthorpe, Norwich.

Census

Census 1901Daniel Roberts Benyon Id #16,543 (son) was at home on Census night 1901 at Eccleston.

Also in the household that night were Grace Roberts (Principal), Emma Grace Benyon (daughter), Esther Anne Benyon (daughter), and Hubert Benyon (son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #42, 38, 40, and 16,542

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:27

Biography

Jane Housby

F, #16544, Deceased, b. 1853, d. 1907
  • Consanguinity: Partner of William Benyon (2nd great-uncle of Adrian John ("John") Snelson)

Family

Family: William Benyon (b. May 1851, d. about September 1898)

Main Events

  • Name: Jane Housby was also known as Jane Benyon.
  • Birth: She died in 1853 in Eccleston.
  • Marriage: Jane Housby and William Benyon were married in 1853 in St. Oswald, Chester.
  • Occupation: She was a joiner in 1891.
  • Emigration: She emigrated from South Africa in 1899 The Dukeof Westminster must have been a very compassionate man because, following the death of her husband William and daughter Florence, he arranged and financed for Jane and her 2 sons to be sent to South Africa to re-settle because of the climate and lack of TB.
  • Death: She died in 1907, at age ~54, in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa.

Census

Census 1891Jane Housby Id #16,544 (Wife) was at home on Census night 1891 at Church Road, Eccleston.

Also in the household that night were William Benyon (Head of Household), William Housby Benyon (Son), Florence Housby Benyon (Daughter), and John Housby ("Jack") Benyon (Son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #818, 16,545, 16,546, and 16,547

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 14:36:31

Biography

William Housby Benyon

M, #16545, Deceased, b. 1877, d. 1899
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: William Housby Benyon was born in 1877 in Eccleston It is possible that he was weakened by tuberculosis that had caused the death of his father and sister back in England.
  • Death: He died in 1899, at age ~22, in Grahamstown.

Census

Census 1891William Housby Benyon Id #16,545 (Son) was at home on Census night 1891 at Church Road, Eccleston.

Also in the household that night were William Benyon (Head of Household), Jane Housby (Wife), Florence Housby Benyon (Daughter), and John Housby ("Jack") Benyon (Son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #818, 16,544, 16,546, and 16,547

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 14:34:53

Biography

Florence Housby Benyon

F, #16546, Deceased, b. about 1877, d. 1898
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Florence Housby Benyon was born about 1877 in Eccleston.
  • Death: She died in 1898 in Eccleston Cause of death : He died of consumption i.e tuberculosis.
  • Burial: Florence Housby's remains were buried on 2 January 1899 in Eccleston.

Census

Census 1891Florence Housby Benyon Id #16,546 (Daughter) was at home on Census night 1891 at Church Road, Eccleston.

Also in the household that night were William Benyon (Head of Household), Jane Housby (Wife), William Housby Benyon (Son), and John Housby ("Jack") Benyon (Son)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #818, 16,544, 16,545, and 16,547

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 7 July 2021 10:42:13

Biography

John Housby ("Jack") Benyon

M, #16547, Deceased, b. 4 January 1881, d. 16 October 1956
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Family

Family: Charlotte Sarah Pike (b. 8 June 1875, d. 11 February 1951)

Main Events

  • Occupation: John Housby ("Jack") Benyon was a Builder.
  • Birth: He was born on 4 January 1881 in Eccleston.
  • Marriage: John Housby ("Jack") Benyon and Charlotte Sarah Pike were married on 9 September 1903 in Grahamstown, South Africa.
  • Death: He died on 16 October 1956, at age 75.

Census

Census 1891John Housby ("Jack") Benyon Id #16,547 (Son) was at home on Census night 1891 at Church Road, Eccleston.

Also in the household that night were William Benyon (Head of Household), Jane Housby (Wife), William Housby Benyon (Son), and Florence Housby Benyon (Daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #818, 16,544, 16,545, and 16,546

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:24

Biography

Alice Dryland

F, #16548, Deceased, b. 1856
  • Consanguinity: Partner of John Benyon (2nd great-uncle of Adrian John ("John") Snelson)

Family

Family: John Benyon (b. about May 1851, d. October 1909)

Main Events

  • Name: Alice Dryland was also known as Alice Benyon.
  • Birth: She was born in 1856.
  • Marriage: Alice Dryland and John Benyon were married in 1874.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:28

Biography

Cecilia Alice Benyon

F, #16549, Deceased, b. 1878
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Cecilia Alice Benyon was born in 1878.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:27

Biography

John Lewis Benyon

M, #16550, Deceased, b. 31 March 1879, d. 19 September 1944
  • Consanguinity: 1st cousin 2 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Family

Family: Florence Derham (b. 1869, d. 9 January 1945)

Main Events

  • Marriage: John Lewis Benyon and Florence Derham were married.
  • Birth: He was born on 31 March 1879 in Handbridge.
  • Death: He died on 19 September 1944, at age 65, in Reading, Berkshire.
  • Last Edited: 6 July 2021 12:41:23

Biography