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John Porter1

#26776
Last Edited=26 May 2011
     John Porter married Ann Gill, daughter of Richard Gill and Sarah Lover, in 1809 in Lamesley, Durham, England.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S346] E-mails between Liz Wallace and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2011.

Richard John Glover Gill1

#26777
Last Edited=26 May 2011
     Richard John Glover Gill was the son of Richard Gill and Sarah Lover.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S346] E-mails between Liz Wallace and Jan Cooper from 20 April 2011.

Mary Reynolds1

#26779, b. about 1841, d. 1912
Last Edited=28 Mar 2013
     Mary Reynolds was born about 1841 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of ... Reynolds and Hannah ...1 She married Raper Clarkson, son of Robert Clarkson and Elizabeth ..., in 1870 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.1,2 In the census of 2 April 1871 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Raper Clarkson.3 In the census of 3 April 1881 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Raper Clarkson.4 Mary was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Low Houses, East Witton, Yorkshire, England, Mary was a farmer living with her three children and widowed mother. I do not know where her husband was at this time.5 Mary was listed as head of household in the census of 31 March 1901 in Jervaulx Lane, East Witton, Yorkshire, England, Mary was living with her son and his wife and her daughter Elizabeth Ann.6 In the census of 2 April 1911 in Jervaulx Thornton Watlas, Bedale, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the mother of Tom Clarkson.7 Mary died in 1912 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.8

Children of Mary Reynolds and Raper Clarkson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q1 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 699.
  3. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4868 Folio 33 Page 8.
  4. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4873 Folio 30 Page 5.
  5. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 72 Page 3.
  6. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4603 Folio 51 Page 4.
  7. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29415 RG78 Piece 1704 Registration District 539 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 8 Schedule Number 10.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1912/Q3 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 711 age 71.

Raper Clarkson1

#26780, b. 1839, d. 1900
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Raper Clarkson was born in 1839 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Robert Clarkson and Elizabeth ...1 In the census of 7 June 1841 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Robert Clarkson.3 In the census of 30 March 1851 he was listed as the son of Robert Clarkson Raper was a scholar.4 He married Mary Reynolds, daughter of ... Reynolds and Hannah ..., in 1870 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.1,5 Raper was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1871 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, Raper was an agricultual labourer living with his wife and three month old son Robert.6 Raper was listed as the head of the family on the census of 3 April 1881 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, Raper was a general labourer living with his wife and five children.7 Raper died in 1900 in York, Yorkshire, England.8

Children of Raper Clarkson and Mary Reynolds

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1839/Q1 Leyburn Volume 24 Page 354.
  3. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1251/2 Folio 4 Page 3.
  4. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 36 Page 17.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1870/Q1 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 699.
  6. [S41871] UK Census 1871 (RG10) - 2 April 1871 RG10 Piece 4868 Folio 33 Page 8.
  7. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4873 Folio 30 Page 5.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q1 York Volume 9d Page 14.

Hannah ...1

#26781, b. about 1812
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Hannah ... was born about 1812 in Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.1 She married ... Reynolds.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Low Houses, East Witton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the mother of Mary Clarkson.2

Child of Hannah ... and ... Reynolds

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 72 Page 3.

Elizabeth Ann Clarkson1

#26782, b. 1876
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Elizabeth Ann Clarkson was born in 1876 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of Raper Clarkson and Mary Reynolds.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Raper Clarkson.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Low Houses, East Witton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mary Clarkson.4 In the census of 31 March 1901 in Jervaulx Lane, East Witton, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Mary Clarkson.5

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1876/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 641.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4873 Folio 30 Page 5.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 72 Page 3.
  5. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4603 Folio 51 Page 4.

Tom Clarkson1

#26783, b. 1879
Last Edited=28 Mar 2013
     Tom Clarkson was born in 1879 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Raper Clarkson and Mary Reynolds.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Raper Clarkson.3 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Low Houses, East Witton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Mary Clarkson Tom was a scholar.4 He married Annie Lambert in 1904 in Leyburn, Yorkshire, England.1,5 Tom was listed as head of household in the census of 2 April 1911 in Jervaulx Thornton Watlas, Bedale, Yorkshire, England, Tom was a farm labourer living with his wife, mother and children in their four roomed home.6

Children of Tom Clarkson and Annie Lambert

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1879/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 629.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4873 Folio 30 Page 5.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 72 Page 3.
  5. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1904/Q2 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 1283.
  6. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14 Piece 29415 RG78 Piece 1704 Registration District 539 Sub District 1 Enumeration District 8 Schedule Number 10.

... Reynolds1

#26784, d. before 1891
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     ... Reynolds married Hannah ...1 ... Died before 1891.1

Child of ... Reynolds and Hannah ...

Sources of Information

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

William Clarkson1

#26785, b. 1874
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     William Clarkson was born in 1874 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of Raper Clarkson and Mary Reynolds.1 In the census of 3 April 1881 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Raper Clarkson William was a scholar.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1874/Q3 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 572.
  3. [S41881] UK Census 1881 (RG11) - 3 April 1881 RG11 Piece 4873 Folio 30 Page 5.

Robert Clarkson1

#26786, b. about 1799
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Robert Clarkson was born about 1799 in Thornton Watlass, Yorkshire, England.1 He married Elizabeth ...1 Robert was listed as the head of the family on the census of 7 June 1841 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England, Robert was an agricultural labourer living with his wife and two young children.2 Robert was listed as head of household in the census of 30 March 1851 Robert was an agricultural labourer living with his wife and children.3

Children of Robert Clarkson and Elizabeth ...

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1251/2 Folio 4 Page 3.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 36 Page 17.

Elizabeth ...1

#26787, b. about 1806
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Elizabeth ... was born about 1806 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1 She married Robert Clarkson.1 In the census of 7 June 1841 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the wife of Robert Clarkson.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 she was listed as the wife of Robert Clarkson.3

Children of Elizabeth ... and Robert Clarkson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1251/2 Folio 4 Page 3.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 36 Page 17.

Mary Clarkson1

#26788, b. about 1838
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Mary Clarkson was born about 1838 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Robert Clarkson and Elizabeth ...1 In the census of 7 June 1841 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Robert Clarkson.2 In the census of 30 March 1851 she was listed as the daughter of Robert Clarkson Mary was a scholar.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41841] UK Census 1841 (HO107) - 7 June 1841 HO107 Piece 1251/2 Folio 4 Page 3.
  3. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 36 Page 17.

Jane Clarkson1

#26789, b. about 1843
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Jane Clarkson was born about 1843 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Robert Clarkson and Elizabeth ...1 In the census of 30 March 1851 she was listed as the daughter of Robert Clarkson Jane was a scholar.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 36 Page 17.

Robert Clarkson1

#26790, b. about 1846
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Robert Clarkson was born about 1846 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of Robert Clarkson and Elizabeth ...1 In the census of 30 March 1851 he was listed as the son of Robert Clarkson Robert was a scholar.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41851] UK Census 1851 (HO107) - 30 March 1851 HO107 Piece 2379 Folio 36 Page 17.

George Thompson1

#26791, b. about 1847, d. 1889
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     George Thompson was born about 1847.2 He married Martha Croft in 1867 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,3 George died in 1889 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,4

Children of George Thompson and Martha Croft

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1867/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 1019.
  4. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 447 age 42.

Martha Croft1

#26792, b. about 1839
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Martha Croft was born about 1839 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1 She married George Thompson in 1867 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,2 Her husband George died on 1889 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1,3 Martha was listed as the head of the family on the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, Martha was a farmer living with her children.4

Children of Martha Croft and George Thompson

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1867/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 1019.
  3. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1889/Q4 Leyburn Volume 9d Page 447 age 42.
  4. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.

Thomas Thompson1

#26793, b. about 1868
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Thomas Thompson was born about 1868 in East Witton, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of George Thompson and Martha Croft.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Martha Thompson.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.

Matilda Thompson1

#26794, b. about 1878
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Matilda Thompson was born about 1878 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Thompson and Martha Croft.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Martha Thompson Matilda was a scholar.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.

George Thompson1

#26795, b. about 1884
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     George Thompson was born about 1884 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 He was the son of George Thompson and Martha Croft.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, he was listed as the son of Martha Thompson George was a scholar.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.

Mary E Thompson1

#26796, b. about 1887
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Mary E Thompson was born about 1887 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Thompson and Martha Croft.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Martha Thompson.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.

Hannah Thompson1

#26797, b. about 1890
Last Edited=30 May 2011
     Hannah Thompson was born about 1890 in Ellingstring, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of George Thompson and Martha Croft.1 In the census of 5 April 1891 in Ellingstring, Masham, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Martha Thompson.2

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S41891] UK Census 1891 (RG12) - 5 April 1891 RG12 Piece 4030 Folio 18 Pages 2 and 3.

Annie Elizabeth Foster

#26798, b. about 1866, d. 1900
Last Edited=16 Jul 2017
     Annie Elizabeth Foster was born about 1866. She married Henry Herbert Proven, son of David Proven and Sarah Ann Glover, on 10 September 1895 in Guisborough, Yorkshire, England, after a certificate had been issued. The ceremony was witnessed by J T Foster and F M Foster. Henry was a clerk in a factory, his father (erroneously in my belief) was listed as John Proven a deceased ships steward. I think his father was David Proven. Annie's father was John Foster a boiler smith. Henry stated he lived in 16 South Street, Accrington Road in Burnley and Annie lived in 68 Westgate in Guiisborough.1 Annie died in 1900 in Stockton on Tees, Durham, England.2

Children of Annie Elizabeth Foster and Henry Herbert Proven

Sources of Information

  1. [S46000] General Register Office, I hold a copy of marriage certificate 1895/Q2 Guisbro Volume 9d Page 808.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1900/Q4 Stockton Volume 10a Page 47 age 34.
  3. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.

John Harold Proven1

#26799, b. 10 August 1896, d. 1970
Last Edited=24 Feb 2018
John Harold Proven
     John Harold Proven was born on 10 August 1896 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.1,2,3 He was the son of Henry Herbert Proven and Annie Elizabeth Foster.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 41 Garbutt Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Herbert Proven John was at school.4 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 20 Brunt Street, Rusholme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, he was listed as the son of Henry Herbert Proven John was an office boy.5 I was sent a fantastic picture of the Provan family ated 1915-16.6 Private John H Proven was in the Rifle Brigade S/711.7 The tunic pocket of John Harold Proven, has a bullet hole in the front. Inside the pocket is a diary, page by page the led bullet is dissipated through the diary, which saved his life.6 He married Bertha Greer in 1923 in Stockport, Cheshire, England.8 John died in 1970 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England.9

Children of John Harold Proven and Bertha Greer

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1896/Q3 Burnley Volume 8e Page 218.
  3. [S5] Jan's thoughts based on information from GRO or Parish record entries.
  4. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4625 Folio 145 Page 25.
  5. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN23765 RG78PN1378B RD464 SD2 ED64 SN64.
  6. [S420] E-mails between Dave Wilson and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2018.
  7. [S7] Ancestry.com - UK, WWI Service Medal and Award Rolls, 1914-1920.
  8. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1923/Q3 Stockport Volume 8a Page 245.
  9. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1970/Q1 Lancaster Volume 10c Page 1956 age 73.

Edith Irene Proven1

#26800, b. 21 July 1897, d. September 1980
Last Edited=24 Feb 2018
Edith Irene Proven
     Edith Irene Proven was born on 21 July 1897 in Burnley, Lancashire, England.2 She was the daughter of Henry Herbert Proven and Annie Elizabeth Foster.1 In the census of 31 March 1901 in 41 Garbutt Street, Stockton on Tees, Durham, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Herbert Proven.3 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 20 Brunt Street, Rusholme, Manchester, Lancashire, England, she was listed as the daughter of Henry Herbert Proven.4 I was sent a fantastic picture of the Provan family ated 1915-16.5 She married James H S Davidson in 1927 in Manchester, Lancashire, England.6 Edith died in September 1980 in Lancaster, Lancashire, England, aged 83.7

Sources of Information

  1. [S4] Jan's thoughts based on information from census enumeration sheets.
  2. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1897/Q3 Burnley Volume 8e Page 188.
  3. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4625 Folio 145 Page 25.
  4. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN23765 RG78PN1378B RD464 SD2 ED64 SN64.
  5. [S420] E-mails between Dave Wilson and Jan Cooper from 23 February 2018.
  6. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1927/Q2 South Manchester Volume 8d Page 287.
  7. [S3] GRO Indexes - September1980 Lancaster Volume 40 Page 1502.