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Mary Benson1

#25826, b. 1870, d. 1872
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Mary Benson was born in 1870 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Benson.2 Mary died in 1872 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 73 Page 18.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1872/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 364 age 1.

... Harrison

#25827
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016

Children of ... Harrison

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

John Harrison1

#25828, b. about 1842
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     John Harrison was born about 1842 in Ellenham Hill, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of ... Harrison.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the brother in law of Thomas Benson John was a miller.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 73 Page 18.

Elizabeth Harrison1

#25829, b. about 1847
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Elizabeth Harrison was born about 1847 in Bedale, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of ... Harrison.1 In the census of 2 April 1871 in Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the sister in law of Thomas Benson Elizabeth was a servant.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4874 Folio 73 Page 18.

Elizabeth Benson1

#25830, b. 1873, d. 1884
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Elizabeth Benson was born in 1873 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Thomas Benson Elizabeth was a scholar.3 Elizabeth died in 1884 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1873/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9b Page 557.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4879 Folio 78 Pages 28 and 29.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1884/Q4 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 474 age 11.

Alfred Benson1

#25831, b. 1875, d. 1942
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Alfred Benson was born in 1875 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Benson Alfred was a scholar.3 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Benson Alfred was a butcher shop keeper.4 He married Bertha Dyson in 1905 in Auckland, Durham, England.5 His wife Bertha died on 1911 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 21 Frenchgate, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Jane Benson Alfred was a butcher.7 Alfred died in 1942 in Darlington, Durham, England.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1875/Q3 Richmond Y Vlume 9d Page 587.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4879 Folio 78 Pages 28 and 29.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4609 Folio 57 Page 9.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 341.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q1 Richmond Volume 9d Page 482 age 29.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29464 RG78 Piece 1710 Registration District 542 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 2 Schedule Number 171.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1942/Q1 Darlington Volume 10a Page 21 age 66.

Matthew Benson1

#25832, b. 1877, d. 1955
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Matthew Benson was born in 1877 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Benson.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in The Green, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Benson Matthew was a scholar.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Thomas Benson Matthew was a grocers assistant.5 He married Elizabeth Jane Brydon in 1904 in Chester le Street, Durham, England.6 Matthew was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in The Green, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, Matthew was a grocer living with his wife and eight month niece Nancy Benson in their eight roomed home.7 Matthew died in 1955 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1877/Q4 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 700.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4879 Folio 78 Pages 28 and 29.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Folio 67 Pages 21 and 22.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4609 Folio 57 Page 9.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 1001.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29464 RG78 Piece 1710 Registration District 542 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 2 Schedule Number 161.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1955/Q4 Richmond Volume 1b Page 768 age 78.

John Waite

#25833, b. about 1833, d. 1885
Last Edited=10 Oct 2010
     John Waite was born about 1833 in Romaldkirk, Durham, England.1 He married Catherine Benson, daughter of Thomas Benson and Mary ..., in 1858 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2 John was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 April 1861 in Lynn Street South, Hartlepool, Durham, England, John was a grocer living with his wife and young children, with one servant.3 John was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in Star Hotel, Lynn Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, John was hotel keeper living with his wife and daughters who worked in the htel. There were three visitors, the Shiel family staying in the hotel.4 John died in 1885 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.5

Children of John Waite and Catherine Benson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q1 Stockton Volume 10a Page 50.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3704 Folio 4 Page 2.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4909 Folio 127 Page 20.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1885/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 70 age 51.

Elizabeth Jane Brydon

#25834, b. 1875
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Elizabeth Jane Brydon was born in 1875 in Springwell, Durham, England.1,2 She married Matthew Benson, son of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison, in 1904 in Chester le Street, Durham, England.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in The Green, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Matthew Benson.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1875/Q3 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 641.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 Chester le Street Volume 10a Page 1001.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29464 RG78 Piece 1710 Registration District 542 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 2 Schedule Number 161.

Bertha Dyson

#25835, b. about 1882, d. 1911
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Bertha Dyson was born about 1882.1 She married Alfred Benson, son of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison, in 1905 in Auckland, Durham, England.2 Bertha died in 1911 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1905/Q2 Auckland Volume 10a Page 341.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1911/Q1 Richmond Volume 9d Page 482 age 29.

Margaret Jane Simpson

#25836, b. about 1861, d. 1892
Last Edited=9 Oct 2010
     Margaret Jane Simpson was born about 1861 in Quarrington Hill, Durham, England.1 She married John Thomas Benson, son of Thomas Benson and Jane Harrison, in 1888 in Durham, England.2 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Newbiggin, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of John Thomas Benson.3 Margaret died in 1892 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.4

Child of Margaret Jane Simpson and John Thomas Benson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1888/Q3 Durham Volume 10a Page 459.
  3. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Folio 13 Page 18.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1892/Q3 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 395 age 31.

Thomas Benson1

#25837, b. 27 August 1890, d. 25 December 1937
Last Edited=10 Oct 2010
     Thomas Benson was born on 27 August 1890 in West Cornforth, Durham, England.1,2,3 He was the son of John Thomas Benson and Margaret Jane Simpson.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Newbiggin, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of John Thomas Benson.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 3 Bridge Street, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the grandson of Thomas Benson.5 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 21 Frenchgate, Richmond, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the grandson of Jane Benson.6 He married Christiana H Higgins on 21 September 1935 in St Augustine's, Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire, England, Thomas was listed as a Stores Manager living at 11 Gordon Avenue, Waterloo Street, Hull. Christiana lived at 1 The Poplars, Ella Street, Hull.7,3 Thomas died on 25 December 1937 in The Italian Hospital, Amman, Jordan, aged 47 Thomas was working abroad as a civilian, attached to RAF Amman. Sadly he died before his daughter Patricia was born.3

Child of Thomas Benson and Christiana H Higgins

  • Patricia Winifred Benson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1890/Q3 Stockton Vlume 10a Page 109.
  3. [S25864] Emails between Joanne Wright and Jan Cooper from 9 October 2010.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4036 Folio 13 Page 18.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4609 Folio 57 Page 9.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29464 RG78 Piece 1710 Registration District 542 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 2 Schedule Number 171.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1935/Q2 Sculcoates Volume 9d Page 456.

Margaret I Kinchin

#25839, b. 1921
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-granddaughter of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 13 - John Greathead
     Margaret I Kinchin was born in 1921 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of John Edward Kinchin and Margaret Jane Benson. She married Donald H L Madden in 1945 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.2

Child of Margaret I Kinchin and Donald H L Madden

  • Claire R Madden

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1921/Q1 Richmond Y Vlume 9d Page 1290.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/2 Richmond Volume 9d Page 1591.

George Henry Kinchin

#25840, b. 2 April 1923, d. October 2005
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Relationship
6th great-grandson of John Greathead
Appears on charts:
Chart 13 - John Greathead
     George Henry Kinchin was born on 2 April 1923 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of John Edward Kinchin and Margaret Jane Benson. He married Edith M Holmes in 1945 in Kingsclere, Hampshire, England.3 George died in October 2005 in Dorset, England, aged 82.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q2 Richmond Y Volume 9d Page 1269.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Kingsclere Volume 2c Page 978.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - October 2005 S&W Dorset Reg A9E District 432/1A Entry 207.

Edith M Holmes

#25841
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 13 - John Greathead
     Edith M Holmes married George Henry Kinchin, son of John Edward Kinchin and Margaret Jane Benson, in 1945 in Kingsclere, Hampshire, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/Q3 Kingsclere Volume 2c Page 978.

Donald H L Madden

#25842
Last Edited=1 Jan 2016
Appears on charts:
Chart 13 - John Greathead
     Donald H L Madden married Margaret I Kinchin, daughter of John Edward Kinchin and Margaret Jane Benson, in 1945 in Richmond, Yorkshire, England.1

Child of Donald H L Madden and Margaret I Kinchin

  • Claire R Madden

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1945/2 Richmond Volume 9d Page 1591.

George Christopher Waite

#25847, b. 1858, d. 1866
Last Edited=10 Oct 2010
     George Christopher Waite was born in 1858 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 He was the son of John Waite and Catherine Benson. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Lynn Street South, Hartlepool, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of John Waite.3 George died in 1866 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1858/Q4 Stockton Volume 10a Page 72.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3704 Folio 4 Page 2.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1866/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 90.

Hannah Harris Waite

#25848, b. 1860
Last Edited=10 Oct 2010
     Hannah Harris Waite was born in 1860 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Waite and Catherine Benson. In the census of 7 April 1861 in Lynn Street South, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Waite.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in Star Hotel, Lynn Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Waite Hannah was a barmaid.4 She married Robert Hodgson Robinson in 1886 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.5 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 48 Clarendon Road, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Robert Hodgson Robinson.6 Her husband Robert died on 1908 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.7 Hannah was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Bay View, Silverdale, Carnforth, Lancashire, England, Hannah was living with her servant in her ten roomed home, she is living on private means.8

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1860/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 99.
  3. [S41861] UK Census 1861 (RG9) - 7 April 1861 RG9 Piece 3704 Folio 4 Page 2.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4909 Folio 127 Page 20.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 199.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4581 Folio 199 Page 40.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1908/Q1 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 92 age 50.
  8. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 25562 RG78 Piece 1462 Registration Disrict 479 Sub District 4 Enumeration District 6 Schedule Number 37.

Minnie Waite

#25849, b. 1865, d. 1887
Last Edited=10 Oct 2010
     Minnie Waite was born in 1865 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,2 She was the daughter of John Waite and Catherine Benson. In the census of 3 April 1881 in Star Hotel, Lynn Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of John Waite Minnie was a housemaid.3 Minnie died in 1887 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.4

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1865/Q2 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 159.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4909 Folio 127 Page 20.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1887/Q3 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 69 age 22.

Henry Allison Brown1

#25850, b. about 1834
Last Edited=10 Oct 2010
     Henry Allison Brown was born about 1834 in Ugglebarnby, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Mary ... in 1856 in Sunderland, Durham, England, Marys's surname was either Maddison or Sanderson.2 Henry was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in Lynn Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Henry was an innkeeper. There were 5 servants and 5 lodgers in the household.3 He married Catherine Benson, daughter of Thomas Benson and Mary ..., in 1886 in Hartlepool, Durham, England.1,4 Henry was listed as the head of the family of on the census of 5 April 1891 in Hard Lalsom Hotel, 71 Lynn Street, Hartlepool, Durham, England, Henry was a licensed victualler, his married sister in law Margaret Waite was staying with the family.5

Child of Henry Allison Brown and Mary ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1856/Q4 Sunderland Volume 10c Page 493.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4911 Folio 82 Page 25.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1886/Q4 Hartlepool Volume 10a Page 165.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4065 Folio 133 Page 26.