John Vernon Sowter1

M, b. between July 1893 and August 1893, d. 28 August 1932
     John Vernon Sowter was also known as Vernon John Sowter. He was born between July 1893 and August 1893 in Derby, Derbyshire, England.2,3 He was the son of John Sowter and Elizabeth Kilmartin. He appeared on the 1901 English Census of Derby, Derbyshire, England, in the household of his parents, John Sowter and Elizabeth Sowter.4 He and Denis Leslie Sowter were farmers of over 150 acres in 1925 in Dove Bank house, Marston-on-Dove, Derbyshire, England.5 He died on 28 August 1932 in Monavale, New Zealand.6 He was buried in Hautapu Cemetery, Tamahere, New Zealand.6

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, 3rd quarter 1893, Derby, vol 7b p 580.
  2. [S305] March, 1901 census, Derbyshire, Derby, District 13.
  3. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  4. [S305] March, 1901 census, Derbyshire, Derby, District 13, Searched 20 Jan 2005.
  5. [S551] A. Lindsay Kelly, 1925 Kelly's Directory, page 337.
  6. [S970] New Zealand Society of Genealogists Incorporated, New Zealand, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007, online at Ancestry.com.

Kathleen Adela Sowter1

F, b. 19 September 1893, d. 28 October 1974
Kathleen Sowter Muir-Smith
     Kathleen Adela Sowter was born on 19 September 1893 in Derby, Derbyshire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Sowter and Elizabeth Kilmartin. She appeared on the 1901 English Census of Derby, Derbyshire, England, in the household of her parents, John Sowter and Elizabeth Sowter.2 She appeared on the 1911 English Census of 6 Swinborne St, Derby, Derbyshire, in the household of her parents, Elizabeth Sowter.3 She married Leslie Muir Smith, son of William Muir Smith and Annie Laura Heath, between April 1932 and June 1932 in London, England.4 In 1939 Kathleen Adela Muir Smith and Leslie Muir Smith lived in 8 Upperton Road, Eastbourne, Sussex, England.5 She died on 28 October 1974 in Eastbourne, Sussex, England, at age 81.1,6 Her estate, valued at £6139 was probated on 15 April 1975 in London.6

Citations

  1. [S586] General Register Office, England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2007, online at Ancestry.com, Eastbourne District, volume 18, page 726.
  2. [S305] March, 1901 census, Derbyshire, Derby, District 13, Searched 20 Jan 2005.
  3. [S1159] Elizabeth Sowter household, 1911 UK Census, Derbyshire,.
  4. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, St. Martin District, volume 1a, page 1067.
  5. [S1090] 1939 National Identity Register for England and Wales online findmypast.com,.
  6. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, 1975 page 8300.

Mary Ann Sowter

F, b. 10 October 1853, d. circa 1918
     Mary Ann Sowter was born on 10 October 1853 in Ilkeston, Derbyshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Sowter and Elizabeth Banister. She was baptized on 27 November 1853 in Ilkeston.1 She appeared on the 1861 English Census of 8 Glenn House, Great Glenn, Leicestershire, England, in the household of her parents, George Sowter and Elizabeth Sowter.2 She was a valentine maker in 1871 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England.3 She married George Hopewell Hallam between January 1877 and March 1877 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England.4 She and George Hopewell Hallam appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in 12 Mundy Street, Ilkeston, Leicestershire, England, with son George, 9, daughter Mary Ann, 2, and niece Charlotte Sission, 8.5 She and George Hopewell Hallam appeared on the 1911 English Census of Ilkeston, Derbyshire, enumerated 2 April 1911.6 She died circa 1918.

Citations

  1. [S100] LDS microfilm project, Parish Register, Ilkeston.
  2. [S178] 1861 UK Census,.
  3. [S527] 1871 census, Warwickshire, Holy Trinity, District 27.
  4. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Leicester district, volume 7a, page 275.
  5. [S620] 1881 census, Derbyshire, Ilkeston, Ilkestion, District 12.
  6. [S967] George Hallam household, 1911 UK Census, Nottinghamshire,.

Michael John Sowter1

M
     Michael John Sowter is the son of Denis Leslie Sowter and Gladys Jane Bush.1 He married Alison Hampton on 17 March 1956 in Gospel Hall, Cambridge, New Zealand.1

Citations

  1. [S584] Janette Sowter Mannell, "New Zealand Sowters."

Nora Doreen Mary Sowter

F, b. 10 December 1900, d. 22 March 1976
Nora Sowter Milward at 29
     Nora Doreen Mary Sowter was born on 10 December 1900 in Derby, Derbyshire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Sowter and Elizabeth Kilmartin. She appeared on the 1901 English Census of Derby, Derbyshire, England, in the household of her parents, John Sowter and Elizabeth Sowter.2 She appeared on the 1911 English Census of 6 Swinborne St, Derby, Derbyshire, in the household of her parents, Elizabeth Sowter.3 She was a milliner. As of 4 October 1920, Nora Doreen Mary Sowter lived at 2 Gerard Street, Derby, Derbyshire, England.4 She married Benjamin Swaffield Milward, son of Charles James Milward and Mary Ann Cross, on 5 October 1920 in St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Derby, Derbyshire, England.5 She and Benjamin Swaffield Milward were found on a passenger list on 20 December 1920 arriving in New York from Southampton, England, on board the Imperator.6 She and Peter Vernon Milward were found on a passenger list on 7 May 1923 on board the Baltic from New York to Liverpool.7 She and Peter Vernon Milward were found on a passenger list on 10 August 1923 arriving in New York from Southampton on board the Berengaria.8 She was found on a passenger list on 25 May 1929 arriving in Plymouth, England, from New York on the Statendam, travelling unaccompanied.9 She was found on a passenger list on 16 September 1929 abord the Loch Katrine arriving in San Francisco from London 17 October 1929.10 She and Benjamin Swaffield Milward appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of San Mateo, San Mateo county, California, at 714 West Poplar Avenue, enumerated 3 April 1930. Their children Peter and Richard were listed as living with them.11 She and Benjamin Swaffield Milward were divorced before 1939. She married Leland Stanford before 1939; Horace Sowter's 1939 passenger manifest indicated Norah Stanford as contact in US.12 She and Leland Stanford appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of San Francisco, California, at 1311 Montgomery Street, enumerated 4 April 1940.13 She died on 22 March 1976 in Santa Rosa, Sonoma county, California, at age 75.14 Cause of death was dehydration & electrolyte imbalance, small bowel obstruction, and adeno carcinoma of uterus, widely metastatic.14

Children of Nora Doreen Mary Sowter and Benjamin Swaffield Milward

Citations

  1. [S86] Nora Doreen Mary Sowter, birth certificate (1901).
  2. [S305] March, 1901 census, Derbyshire, Derby, District 13, Searched 20 Jan 2005.
  3. [S1159] Elizabeth Sowter household, 1911 UK Census, Derbyshire,.
  4. [S66] St. Joseph's Marriage Register: page 17, William D. Wilson.
  5. [S66] St. Joseph's Marriage Register: page 17, William D. Wilson, page 17.
  6. [S549] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 Benjamin S. Milward, Norah D. Milward.
  7. [S550] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 Norah Milward, Peter Milward.
  8. [S549] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 Norah Doreen Milward, Peter Vernon Milward.
  9. [S550] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 Norah Milward.
  10. [S556] California Passenger and Crew Lists, 1893-1957.
  11. [S295] 1930 census of population, , District 41-36, image 4 of 33, viewed on line 15 June 2004.
  12. [S549] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  13. [S831] Leland Stanford household, 1940 United States Census, San Francisco county, California.
  14. [S174] Nora Doreen Stanford, death cert, Nora Stanford.

Peter Donald Sowter1

M, b. 1938, d. 18 July 1941
     Peter Donald Sowter was born in 1938 in New Zealand.1 He was the son of Denis Leslie Sowter and Gladys Jane Bush.1 He died on 18 July 1941 in New Zealand.1,2 He was buried in Pukeatua Cemetery, Maunga Road, Pukeatua, New Zealand.2

Citations

  1. [S584] Janette Sowter Mannell, "New Zealand Sowters."
  2. [S970] New Zealand Society of Genealogists Incorporated, New Zealand, Cemetery Records, 1800-2007, online at Ancestry.com.

William Sowter

M, b. between October 1858 and December 1858, d. 29 October 1936
     William Sowter was born between October 1858 and December 1858 in Great Glenn, Leicestershire, England.1 He was the son of George Sowter and Elizabeth Banister. He appeared on the 1861 English Census of 8 Glenn House, Great Glenn, Leicestershire, England, in the household of his parents, George Sowter and Elizabeth Sowter.2 He was a railway clerk in 1881.3 He appeared on the 1881 English Census of 24 Samuel Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, in the household of his parents, George Sowter and Elizabeth Sowter.3 He married Mary Jane Fower between July 1883 and September 1883 in Leicestershire, England.1 He was a commercial traveler for a shoe mercery in 1891 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England.4 He and Mary Jane Sowter appeared on the 1901 English Census of 108 St. Peters Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, enumerated 1901. Their children Gertrude, Gladys, William and Harold were listed as living with them.5 He witnessed the marriage of Harold Nichols Morris and Gladys Mary Sowter on 25 August 1910 in St. Peter's Church, Leicester, Leicestershire.1,6 He and Mary Jane Sowter appeared on the 1911 English Census of Leicester, Leicestershire, enumerated 2 April 1911. Their children Gertrude were listed as living with them. He died on 29 October 1936 in Leicester.7,8 On 29 October 1936 William Sowter lived in 6 Stoughton Drive North, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.8 He was buried in Welford Road Cemetery, Leicester, Leicestershire.9 His estate, valued at 9105 pounds was probated on 29 December 1936 in London, England.8

Children of William Sowter and Mary Jane Fower

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S178] 1861 UK Census,.
  3. [S177] 1881 UK Census, Leicestershire, Leicester, St. Margaret Parish, District 37.
  4. [S525] 1891 census, Leicestershire, St. Margaret, District 20.
  5. [S526] 1901 census, Leicestershire, Leicester formerly North Evington, District 29.
  6. [S1164] Database at findmypast.com.
  7. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Leicester district, volume 7a page 278.
  8. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1936, page 511.
  9. [S621] Find A Grave online www.findagrave.com,.

William Roy Sowter1

M, b. 2 January 1892, d. 8 July 1954
     William Roy Sowter was born on 2 January 1892 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England.1,2 He was the son of William Sowter and Mary Jane Fower.1 He appeared on the 1901 English Census of 108 St. Peters Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, in the household of his parents, William Sowter and Mary Jane Sowter.3 He married Eula Blanche Springford in 1934.1 He was a manufacturer's agent on 29 December 1936.4 In 1939 William Roy Sowter and Eula Blanche Sowter lived in 15 Kirby Lane, Blaby, Leicestershire, England.2 On 7 July 1954 William Roy Sowter lived in 15 Kirby Lane, Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire, England.5 He died on 8 July 1954 in Leicester at age 62.6,5 His estate, valued at £5626 9s. 6d. was probated on 8 October 1954 in Leicester, England.5

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S1090] 1939 National Identity Register for England and Wales online findmypast.com,.
  3. [S526] 1901 census, Leicestershire, Leicester formerly North Evington, District 29.
  4. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1936, page 511.
  5. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, 1954, p. 425.
  6. [S586] General Register Office, England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2007, online at Ancestry.com, 1954, Jul-Aug-Sep, S, image 44 of 68; Leicester City district vol 3a p 363; age 62.

Grace Dorothea Speller1

F, b. 26 December 1884, d. between October 1983 and December 1983
     Grace Dorothea Speller was born on 26 December 1884 in Kensington, Middlesex, England.1,2 She married John Solomon Milward, son of John Blockley Milward and Eliza Solomon, on 5 December 1922 in Church of St. Philip, Kensington, London, England.1 In 1939 Grace Dorothea Milward and John Solomon Milward lived in 4 Bramley Road, Worthing, Sussex, England.3 She died between October 1983 and December 1983 in West Sussex, England.4

Citations

  1. [S418] Richard Milward, "Descendants of William Milward."
  2. [S586] General Register Office, England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2007, online at Ancestry.com, 1983, Oct-Nov-Dec, M, image 52 of 78.
  3. [S1090] 1939 National Identity Register for England and Wales online findmypast.com,.
  4. [S586] General Register Office, England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2007, online at Ancestry.com, 1983, Oct-Nov-Dec, M, image 52 of 78; Worthing District vol 18 p 2471.

Eula Blanche Springford1

F, b. 4 October 1907, d. between October 1967 and December 1967
     Eula Blanche Springford was born on 10 April 1907.2 She was born on 4 October 1907 in Bristol, Gloucestershire.1,3 She married William Roy Sowter, son of William Sowter and Mary Jane Fower, in 1934.1 In 1939 Eula Blanche Sowter and William Roy Sowter lived in 15 Kirby Lane, Blaby, Leicestershire, England.2 She died between October 1967 and December 1967 in Somerset.1

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S1090] 1939 National Identity Register for England and Wales online findmypast.com,.
  3. [S976] The National Archives, British Army WWI Service Records, online at Ancestry.com.

Leland Stanford

M, b. 12 November 1900, d. 26 July 1981
Leland Stanford III
     Leland Stanford was born on 12 November 1900.1 He was a sporting goods salesman on 12 April 1930.2 On 12 April 1930 Leland Stanford lived in 318 Grand Blvd., San Mateo, California, with wife Bernice and son Stanford Jr. (1.)2 He married Nora Doreen Mary Sowter, daughter of John Sowter and Elizabeth Kilmartin, before 1939; Horace Sowter's 1939 passenger manifest indicated Norah Stanford as contact in US.3 He and Nora Doreen Mary Sowter appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of San Francisco, California, at 1311 Montgomery Street, enumerated 4 April 1940.4 He died on 26 July 1981 in Yolo county, California, at age 80.5

Citations

  1. [S204] Social Security Death Index, Search performed 20 Jan 2005.
  2. [S953] Emil Barthold household, 1930 U.S. Census, San Mateo, California.
  3. [S549] New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957.
  4. [S831] Leland Stanford household, 1940 United States Census, San Francisco county, California.
  5. [S260] CA Death Records, online http://userdb.rootsweb.com/ca/death/search.cgi, Search performed 20 Jan 2005.

Phebe Stephens

F

Child of Phebe Stephens and John Mitchell

Marjorie B Stewart1

F
     Marjorie B Stewart married Neal Thomas Watson, son of Warren Neal Watson and Ruth May Thomas.1

Citations

  1. [S917] Town and City Clerks of Massachusetts, Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988, online at Ancestry.com, marriage of Philip T. Watson, 1985, image 1393 0f 1541.

Gertrude Le Comte Stohr

F
     Gertrude Le Comte Stohr married Roger Goldsmith Howell, son of George Miller Howell and Mary Harriet Goldsmith, circa 1924.1 She and Roger Goldsmith Howell appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Prospect Park, Passaic county, New Jersey, at 241 East Main Street, enumerated 2 April 1930.1 In 1936 Gertrude Le Comte Howell and Roger Goldsmith Howell lived in 295 Totowa Road, Paterson, New Jersey.2 She and Roger Goldsmith Howell appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of Norwalk, Fairfield county, Connecticut, at 9 Arch Street, enumerated April 1940.3

Citations

  1. [S340] 1930 US census, New Jersey, Passaic county, Prospect Park, District 175.
  2. [S636] Ancestry.com, US City Directory Database, online at Ancestry.com, 1936 Paterson p. 628.
  3. [S871] Roger Howell household, 1940 United States Census, Fairfield county, Connecticut.

Annie Maria Strange1

F, b. circa 1855
     Annie Maria Strange was born circa 1855 in Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 She was a draper's assistant.1 She married William Milward Mayer, son of Thomas Walton Mayer and Sarah Milward, between April 1875 and June 1875 in Windsor.1

Citations

  1. [S641] Richard Milward, "Mayer Report", computer generated report showing 7 generations from Thomas Mare (1732-1792).

Priscilla Strout1

F
     Marriage banns for Priscilla Strout and John Small were published on 28 October 1757 in Falmouth, Cumberland county, Maine.1

Child of Priscilla Strout and John Small

Citations

  1. [S188] Lora Altine Woodbury Underhill, Descendants of Edward Small, p 173.

Martin Joseph Strum1

M, b. 23 October 1956, d. 9 August 1995
     Martin Joseph Strum was born on 23 October 1956 in California.1 He married Eleanor Wilson, daughter of Neal Wilson and Abbie Elizabeth Warren, on 23 November 1990.2 He died on 9 August 1995 in Albany, Alameda county, California, at age 38.

Citations

  1. [S240] California Department of Health Services Office of Vital Records, California Death Index, 1940-1997, online at Ancestry.com.
  2. [S128] Family & Friends of M.N. Wilson, Annotated address book, c. 1990 William D. Wilson.

Mary Higson Sutcliffe1

F, b. 1853, d. 7 December 1927
     Mary Higson Sutcliffe was born in 1853 in Salford, Lancashire, England.1 She was a cotton cloth bleacher and finisher.2 She married Arthur Garnet Vickers, son of Charles Vickers and Dorothy Milward, in 1878 in Salford. They had seven children.1 She died on 7 December 1927 in 3 Hale Side, Hale, Cheshire, England.2 Her estate, valued at £1461 3s. 11d. was probated on 21 November 1928 in Chester, Cheshire, England,to Dora Brooke, wife of Wilfred Brooke.3

Child of Mary Higson Sutcliffe and Arthur Garnet Vickers

Citations

  1. [S418] Richard Milward, "Descendants of William Milward."
  2. [S591] Michael Vickers, "Vickers Family Tree Notes", Notes keyed to Family Tree Maker descendency chart of George Vickers.
  3. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1928, page 187. Image Vi 2 of 9.

Alice Swaffield1

F, b. 31 August 1849, d. 20 September 1926
     Alice Swaffield was baptized on 31 August 1849 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England.2 She was born on 31 August 1849 in Ampthill.1,2 She was the daughter of Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Exton.1,3 She appeared on the 1851 English Census in the household of her parents, Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Swaffield.4 She appeared on the 1861 English Census of Ampthill in the household of her parents, Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Swaffield.3 She appeared on the 1871 English Census of Austens Lane, Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England, in the household of Harriet Exton Swaffield.5 She married Thomas Watkinson Swaffield, son of Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Watkinson, in March 1876 in Derbyshire, England.1,6 She and Thomas Watkinson Swaffield appeared on the 1881 English Census of 93 Norfolk Road, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, enumerated 3 April 1881, along with Alice's sister Harriet Exton Swaffield and one servant..7 She and Thomas Watkinson Swaffield appeared on the 1891 English Census of 5 Kedleston Road, Derby, Derbyshire, England, enumerated 5 April 1891, with Harriet Exton Swaffield and Harriett Emily Swaffield.8 Alice Swaffield lived in 2 Highfield Road, Derby, Derbyshire, England. She died on 20 September 1926 at age 77.9 Her estate was probated on 30 December 1926 in Derby, England, to Elizabeth Williams (wife of Charles Benjamin Williams), Eva May Swaffield, spinster, and John Henry Powell, solicitor. Her effects were valued at £9403 11 s. 1d.10

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S619] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at Familysearch.org.
  3. [S368] 1861 UK Census, Bedfordshire, Ampthill, District 1.
  4. [S982] Samuel Swaffield household, 1851 UK Census, Bedfordshire,.
  5. [S983] Harriet E. Swaffield household, 1871 UK Census, Bedfordshire,.
  6. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, p. 255.
  7. [S369] 1881 UK Census, Yorkshire, Sheffield, Sheffield Park, District 17.
  8. [S985] Thomas W. Swaffield household, 1891 UK Census, Derbyshire,.
  9. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1926, page 496. Image Sw 2 of 10.
  10. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, 1926 S.

Anna Maria Swaffield

F, b. 15 March 1830, d. 15 February 1831
     Anna Maria Swaffield was born on 15 March 1830 in Edensor, Derbyshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Chubb. She was baptized on 2 May 1830 in Edensor; Family records show that a silver mug was presented, a gift of her godfather, E.B. Knight.1 She died on 15 February 1831 in Edensor.1,2 She was buried on 19 February 1831 in St Peter Churchyard, Edensor, Derbyshire.2

Citations

  1. [S82] Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Edensor parish register; fillm 1041700.
  2. [S621] Find A Grave online www.findagrave.com,.

Benjamin Swaffield

M, b. 31 October 1797, d. 26 March 1879
     Benjamin Swaffield was a farmer, baliff to the Duke of Devonshire.1 He was born on 31 October 1797 in East Chelborough, Dorset, England.2,3,4 He was the son of Benjamin Swaffield and Hannah Burdett.4 He was baptized on 28 January 1798 in East Chelborough.4 He married Frances Chubb, daughter of James Chubb, on 19 March 1829 in Evershot, Dorset, England.5 He married Frances Watkinson on 11 February 1836 in St. Thomas Church, Brampton, Derbyshire, England; the Brampton parish record reads: "Benjamin Swaffield, of Edensor in the County of Derby, widower, and Frances Watkinson of this district, spinster were married in this Church by License this eleventh day of February, in the Year One Thousand eight hundred and thirty six. By me, Matson Vincent, M.A. Minister. In the Presence of John Watkinson, Maria Chobb, Joseph Wright."6 He was churchwarden of the Edensor church on 9 July 1849.7 He and Frances Swaffield appeared on the 1861 English Census of Pilsbury Grange, Hartington, Derbyshire, England, enumerated 7 April 1861. Their children Thomas and Silvester were listed as living with them.8 In 1871 Benjamin Swaffield lived in Hartington; he was a farmer of 680 acres employing 8 men and 2 boys. He also had dairy maid and serving girl.3 He and Frances Swaffield appeared on the 1871 English Census of Hartington enumerated 2 April 1871. Their children Benjamin and Clement were listed as living with them.3 In 1873 Benjamin Swaffield owned 105 acres in Hartington, Derbyshire.9 He died on 26 March 1879 in Hartington at age 81; age 81.10 He was buried in St. Giles Churchyard, Hartington, Derbyshire, England.11 He left a will dividing an estate worth approximately £6000. Sarah Milward was bequeathed £600, Thomas Watkinson Swaffield £400, Sylvester Swaffield £400, Clement Swaffield £50, £50 and all unspecified items to wife Frances, as well as an annuity of £20 per annum to be paid by son Benjamin John, to whom tenancy of the farm was passed.12 His estate was probated on 19 May 1879 in Derby, England.13

Children of Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Chubb

Children of Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Watkinson

Citations

  1. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, pp. 19-29.
  2. [S152] 1851 UK Census,.
  3. [S354] 1871 UK Census, Derbyshire, Hartington Town Quarter, District 2.
  4. [S355] FHL film 1279491, East Chelborough Parish Register, 1798, Family History Library.
  5. [S492] England & Wales Marriages, 1538-1940 online ancestry.com,.
  6. [S179] LDS microfilm project, Brampton Parish Record.
  7. [S82] Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Edensor parish register; fillm 1041700.
  8. [S362] 1861 UK Census, Derbyshire, Hartington, District 2c.
  9. [S547] Return of Owners Land in England online http://www.familyrelatives.com/search/…,.
  10. [S361] Death Cert, Benjamin Swaffield, 1879 June quarter, Ashborne Dist, vol 7b page 371.
  11. [S431] GENUKI, online http://www.wishful-thinking.org.uk/genuki, /DBY/Hartington/MIs.html entry G11.
  12. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, p. 96.
  13. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1879, page 301.

Benjamin Swaffield1

M, b. 1768, d. 16 April 1840
     Benjamin Swaffield was born in 1768 in Chelborough Farm, East Chelborough, Dorset, England.2 He was the son of John Swaffield and Elizabeth Gillingham.3 He was baptized on 24 July 1768 in East Chelborough, Dorset, England.2 He married Hannah Burdett on 7 March 1791 in Halstock, Dorset, England.1,2 He died on 16 April 1840 in Wootton Fitzpaine, Dorset, England.4,2

Children of Benjamin Swaffield and Hannah Burdett

Citations

  1. [S355] FHL film 1279491, East Chelborough Parish Register, 1798, Family History Library.
  2. [S370] Don and Jeanne Ross, October 18, 2005.
  3. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, pp. 1-9.
  4. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  5. [S371] Microfilm, Parish Register, West Chelborough, Family History Library.

Benjamin George Swaffield1

M, b. 3 July 1842
     Benjamin George Swaffield was born on 3 July 1842 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Exton.1 He was baptized on 5 October 1842 in Ampthill.2 In 1851 Benjamin George Swaffield and Henry Richard James Swaffield lived in boarding school, Old Stratford, Northamptonshire, England.

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S619] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at Familysearch.org.

Benjamin John Swaffield

M, b. 25 January 1845, d. 26 January 1896
     Benjamin John Swaffield was a farmer in Hartington, Derbyshire, England.1 He was baptized on 25 January 1845 in Edensor, Derbyshire, England.2 He was the son of Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Watkinson. He appeared on the 1871 English Census of Pilsbury Grange, Hartington, Derbyshire, England, in the household of his parents, Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Swaffield.3 He married Sarah Ellen Moore in 1881.4 In 1891 Benjamin John Swaffield and Sarah Ellen Swaffield lived in Hartington.5 He died on 26 January 1896 in Hartington at age 51; age 50.4,6 He was buried in St. Giles Churchyard, Hartington, Derbyshire, England.6 His estate, valued at £1991 9s. 10d. was probated on 22 August 1896 in London, England.7

Children of Benjamin John Swaffield and Sarah Ellen Moore

Citations

  1. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, p. 255.
  2. [S82] Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Edensor parish register; fillm 1041700.
  3. [S354] 1871 UK Census, Derbyshire, Hartington Town Quarter, District 2.
  4. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  5. [S367] 1891 UK Census, Derbyshire, Hartington, District 2.
  6. [S431] GENUKI, online http://www.wishful-thinking.org.uk/genuki, /DBY/Hartington/MIs.html entry G73.
  7. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1896, page 206. Image Sw 1 of 8.

Benjamin Watkinson Swaffield1

M, b. 1884, d. 27 March 1918
     Benjamin Watkinson Swaffield was born in 1884 in Hartington, Derbyshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Benjamin John Swaffield and Sarah Ellen Moore.1 He lived with Benjamin John Swaffield and Sarah Ellen Swaffield in 1891 in Pilsbury Grange, Hartington, Derbyshire, England.2 He died on 27 March 1918 in France.3 He was killed in action while serving as a gunner in the Royal Field Artillery.3 He left a will for his estate, valued at £355 1s 4d which was probated on 16 January 1919 in Hereford, England.3

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S367] 1891 UK Census, Derbyshire, Hartington, District 2.
  3. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, 1919, S, Sw, image 1 of 9 (print page 487).

Clement Edward Swaffield1

M, b. 2 January 1848, d. 6 August 1921
     Clement Edward Swaffield was born on 23 November 1847 in Edensor, Derbyshire, England.1 He was baptized on 2 January 1848 in Edensor.2 He was the son of Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Watkinson. He appeared on the 1871 English Census of Pilsbury Grange, Hartington, Derbyshire, England, in the household of his parents, Benjamin Swaffield and Frances Swaffield.3 He married Annie Hope Rutter, daughter of Thomas Rutter, on 18 January 1877 in Lancashire, England.4,5,1 He witnessed the death of Benjamin Swaffield on 26 March 1879 in Hartington; age 81.6 In 1884 Clement Edward Swaffield lived in Burton House, Bakewell, Derbyshire, England.4 He married Lucy Rutter, daughter of Thomas Rutter, between January 1887 and March 1887 in Lancashire, England.7 He was a corn merchant.8 In 1891 Clement Edward Swaffield lived in 8 Charmwood Street, Derby, Derbyshire, England.8 In 1901 Clement Edward Swaffield lived in 35 Duffield Road, Derby, Derbyshire, England.9 He died on 6 August 1921 at age 73.1 His estate, valued at £15,158 16s. 2d. was probated on 31 December 1921 in Derby, England.10

Children of Clement Edward Swaffield and Lucy Rutter

Citations

  1. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, p. 255.
  2. [S82] Family History Library, Salt Lake City, Edensor parish register; fillm 1041700.
  3. [S354] 1871 UK Census, Derbyshire, Hartington Town Quarter, District 2.
  4. [S271] London Times, 9 Feb. 1884, 1.
  5. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, December quarter.
  6. [S361] Death Cert, Benjamin Swaffield, 1879 June quarter, Ashborne Dist, vol 7b page 371.
  7. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Barton upon Irwell district, volume 8c page 713.
  8. [S363] 1891 UK Census, Derbyshire, St. Peter, District 17.
  9. [S364] 1901 UK Census, Derbyshire, Derby St. Alkmund, 17.
  10. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1921, page 411. Image Sw 1 of 8.
  11. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Basford district, volume 7b page 170.
  12. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Derby district, volume 7b page 537.

Clement Louis Swaffield1

M, b. 10 October 1892, d. 25 September 1949
     Clement Louis Swaffield was born on 10 October 1892 in Derby, Derbyshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Clement Edward Swaffield and Lucy Rutter.1 He was awarded the WW1 Victory Medal for service with the Royal Fusiliers.3 He married Dorothy Haslam between July 1919 and September 1919 in Derby.4 He was a corn merchant in 1921 in Derby, England.5 On 29 July 1933 Clement Louis Swaffield lived in The Poplars, Duffield Road, Derby, Derbyshire, England.6 He was found on a passenger list on 29 July 1933 arriving in Liverpool from Montreal on the ship Letitia.6 He was a grain and fertilizer merchant in 1939.2 In 1939 Clement Louis Swaffield and Dorothy Swaffield lived in Hinton Firs Hotel, Manor Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire, England.2 He died on 25 September 1949 in The Bell Hotel, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, at age 56; age 56.7,8 His estate was probated on 9 March 1950 in London, England. His effects were valued at £92229 15s. 5d.8

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Derby district, volume 7b page 537.
  2. [S1090] 1939 National Identity Register for England and Wales online findmypast.com,.
  3. [S360] Unknown subject, British Medal Roll Index, WO 372/14.
  4. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Derby district, volume 7b page 1657.
  5. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, Wills, 1921, page 411. Image Sw 1 of 8.
  6. [S550] UK Incoming Passenger Lists, 1878-1960 Glasgow, Scotland, 1933, July, Letitia, image 39 of 51.
  7. [S586] General Register Office, England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2007, online at Ancestry.com, 1949, Jul-Aug-Sep, S, image 61 of 64.
  8. [S616] Her Majesty's Court Service, National Probate Calendar 1861-1941, online at Ancestry.com, 1950 p. 721.

Edward Swaffield1

M, b. 31 August 1849, d. between April 1906 and June 1906
     Edward Swaffield was baptized on 31 August 1849 in Ampthill, Bedfordshire, England. He was born on 31 August 1849 in Ampthill.1,2 He was the son of Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Exton.1 He appeared on the 1851 English Census in the household of his parents, Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Swaffield.3 He appeared on the 1861 English Census of Ampthill in the household of his parents, Samuel Swaffield and Harriet Nash Swaffield.4 He died between April 1906 and June 1906.5

Child of Edward Swaffield

Citations

  1. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
  2. [S619] The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, online at Familysearch.org.
  3. [S982] Samuel Swaffield household, 1851 UK Census, Bedfordshire,.
  4. [S368] 1861 UK Census, Bedfordshire, Ampthill, District 1.
  5. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Kingston vol 2a p. 269.
  6. [S280] Free BMD, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl, Greenwich vol 1d. p. 923.

Elizabeth Swaffield1

F, b. 5 August 1799, d. 1831
     Elizabeth Swaffield was born on 5 August 1799 in East Chelborough, Dorset, England.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Swaffield and Hannah Burdett.1 She was christened on 1 January 1800 in East Chelborough, Dorset.2 She died in 1831.3

Citations

  1. [S355] FHL film 1279491, East Chelborough Parish Register, 1798, Family History Library.
  2. [S979] Dorset History Centre, Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812, online at Ancestry.com.
  3. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, p. 8.

Elizabeth Swaffield1

F, b. 1762, d. August 1835
     Elizabeth Swaffield was born in 1762 in East Chelborough, Dorset, England.1 She was the daughter of John Swaffield and Elizabeth Gillingham.1 She died in August 1835.1

Citations

  1. [S564] Natalie Wheatley, Swaffs from the Shires, p. 5.