Descendants of William Dew

Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM1 DEW was born Abt. 1791 in WANSTROW Somerset, and died Bef. 31 March 1869 in FROME Regn Dist - age 80. He married RACHEL HEARN 28 December 1814 in WANSTROW Somerset. She was born Abt. 1796 in ASHINGTON Somerset.

More About WILLIAM DEW:

1841 census: Age 50 - Ag Lab - Barrack Row WANSTROW Somerset - [a 1 year old Sidney Dew appears NOT to be a son - ? a grandson]

1847: 27 December, Described as Labourer at son William's marriage

1851 census: Age 61 - Farm Labourer - WANSTROW Somerset [Bethsheba Elizabeth Dew - age 9 - described as daughter also in household]

1861 CENSUS: Age 71 - Pauper - Barracks WANSTROW Somerset

Death Regn: 1869, FROME Regn Dist 5c 408 Mar Qtr

More About RACHEL HEARN:

1841 census: Age 45

1851 census: Age 59

1861 CENSUS: Age 68 - Pauper

1871 CENSUS: Rachael - Age 80 - Widow - Mother in law - Wanstrow Street WANSTROW Somerset - with Ann & Joseph Thorn

More About WILLIAM DEW and RACHEL HEARN:

Marriage: 28 December 1814, WANSTROW Somerset

Children of WILLIAM DEW and RACHEL HEARN are:

2. i. WILLIAM2 DEW, b. Abt. 1818, WANSTROW Somerset.

ii. EDWARD DEW, b. Abt. 1823, Somerset.

3. iii. ANN DEW, b. Abt. 1825, WANSTROW Somerset.

iv. GEORGE DEW, b. Abt. 1828, Somerset.

v. HARRIETT DEW, b. Abt. 1832, Somerset.

Generation No. 2

2. WILLIAM2 DEW (WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1818 in WANSTROW Somerset. He married ELIZABETH GUNNING 27 December 1847 in CLOFORD Parish Church Somerset, daughter of JAMES GUNNING. She was born Abt. 1822 in CLOFORD Somerset.

More About WILLIAM DEW:

1841 census: Age 20 - at home

1847: 27 December, Labourer - age 28

1851 census: Age 32 - Agricultural Labourer - Wesentown WANSTROW Somerset

More About ELIZABETH GUNNING:

1847: 27 December, Servant - age 25

1851 census: Age 28

More About WILLIAM DEW and ELIZABETH GUNNING:

M Data: She Spinster of HOLWELL Somerset = He Bachelor of WANSTROW Somerset - both made their mark

M Data 2: FROM http://www.gomezsmart.free-online.co.uk/

Marriage: 27 December 1847, CLOFORD Parish Church Somerset

Witnesses: WIlliam Gunning and William Joyce

Child of WILLIAM DEW and ELIZABETH GUNNING is:

i. JAMES3 DEW, b. Abt. 1848, WANSTROW Somerset.

3. ANN2 DEW (WILLIAM1) was born Abt. 1825 in WANSTROW Somerset. She married JOSEPH THORN Bef. 31 December 1847 in FROME Regn Dist, son of JOSEPH THORN. He was born Abt. 1825 in WANSTROW Somerset, and died Bef. 30 September 1890 in FROME Regn Dist - age 63.

More About ANN DEW:

1841 census: Age 15 - at home

1851 census: Age 25

1861 CENSUS: Age 35

1871 CENSUS: Age 46

1881 census: Age 55

1891 Census: Age 65 - Widow - Wanstrow Village WANSTROW Somerset

More About JOSEPH THORN:

1841 census: Age 14 - at home

1851 census: Age 25 - Agricultural Labourer - Wanstrow Street WANSTROW Somerset

1861 CENSUS: Age 35 - Agricultural Labourer - Westontown WANSTROW Somerset

1871 CENSUS: Age 47 - Carpenter & Brickmaker - Wanstrow Street WANSTROW Somerset

1881 census: Age 54 - Farm Laborer - Wanstrow Street WANSTROW Somerset

Death Regn: 1890, FROME Regn Dist 5c 275 Sep Qtr

More About JOSEPH THORN and ANN DEW:

M Regn: 1847, FROME Regn Dist 10 625 Dec Qtr

Marriage: Bef. 31 December 1847, FROME Regn Dist

Children of ANN DEW and JOSEPH THORN are:

4. i. FANNY3 THORN, b. Bef. 30 September 1848, WANSTROW Somerset.

5. ii. ANNA MARIA THORN, b. Abt. January 1851, WANSTROW Somerset; d. Bef. 30 September 1893, SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist - age 42.

iii. MARY THORN, b. Abt. 1852, WANSTROW Somerset.

iv. JOSEPH THORN, b. Abt. 1856, WANSTROW Somerset.

v. HARRIETT THORN, b. Abt. 1859, WANSTROW Somerset.

Generation No. 3

4. FANNY3 THORN (ANN2 DEW, WILLIAM1) was born Bef. 30 September 1848 in WANSTROW Somerset. She married WILLIAM JAMES Bef. 31 March 1867 in SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist, son of WILLIAM JAMES and MARIA. He was born Abt. 1846 in UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

More About FANNY THORN:

1851 census: Age 2

1861 CENSUS: Is this she - Age 15 - House Maid - Elms Farm PILTON Somerset - household of Thomas Tucker - Farmer

1871 CENSUS: Age 22

More About WILLIAM JAMES:

1851 census: Age 4

1861 CENSUS: Age 16 - Ag Lab - at home

1871 CENSUS: Age 24 - General Labourer - High Street UPTON NOBLE Somerset

More About WILLIAM JAMES and FANNY THORN:

M Data: He Sydney William James

M Regn: 1867, SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist 5c 799 Mar Qtr

Marriage: Bef. 31 March 1867, SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist

Child of FANNY THORN and WILLIAM JAMES is:

i. ANNIE M4 JAMES, b. Abt. September 1870.

5. ANNA MARIA3 THORN (ANN2 DEW, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. January 1851 in WANSTROW Somerset, and died Bef. 30 September 1893 in SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist - age 42. She married ISAAC J COX Bef. 30 June 1874 in SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist, son of SILAS COX and ANN JAMES. He was born Abt. 1853 in UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

More About ANNA MARIA THORN:

1851 census: Age 2 months

1861 CENSUS: Maria - Age 10

1881 census: Fanny - Age 30

1891 Census: Maria - Age 40

Birth Regn: 1851, FROME Regn Dist 10 435 Mar Qtr

Death Regn: 1893, SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist 5c 327 Sep Qtr

More About ISAAC J COX:

1861 CENSUS: Age 7 - Scholar

1871 CENSUS: Age 17 - Farm Labourer - at home

1881 census: Age 28 - Ag Lab - Coombs Barton UPTON NOBLE Somerset

1891 Census: Age 36 - Road Contractor & Inn Keeper - Lamb Inn UPTON NOBLE Somerset

1901 CENSUS: Age 45 - wid - Farmer - own account - Bulls Lane UPTON NOBLE Somerset

More About ISAAC COX and ANNA THORN:

M Regn: 1874, SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist 5c 953 Jun Qtr

Marriage: Bef. 30 June 1874, SHEPTON MALLET Regn Dist

Children of ANNA THORN and ISAAC COX are:

i. AGNES K4 COX, b. Abt. 1876, UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

ii. HERBERT COX, b. Abt. 1879, UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

iii. ARTHUR COX, b. Abt. 1882, UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

iv. FLORENCE COX, b. Abt. 1884, UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

v. MARGARET COX, b. Abt. 1887, UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

vi. GERTURD COX, b. Abt. 1891, UPTON NOBLE Somerset.

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