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Margaret Hermiston

#33326, b. 1893
Last Edited=19 Nov 2018
     Margaret Hermiston was born in 1893 in Normanby, Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of James Hermiston and Sarah Maria Benneworth. In the census of 31 March 1901 in 5 Crossbeck Terrace, Eston, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of James Hermiston.2 In the census of 2 April 1911 in 22 Parrington Street, Normanby, Yorkshire, England, she was listed as the daughter of James Hermiston.3

Sources of Information

  1. [S3] GRO Indexes - 1893/Q4 Middlesbro Volume 9d Page 587.
  2. [S41901] UK Census 1901 (RG13) - 31 March 1901 RG13 Piece 4584 Folio 66 Page 26.
  3. [S41911] UK Census 1911 (RG14) - 2 April 1911 RG14PN29213 RG78PN1694 RD535 SD1 ED10 SN308.

Rena Hermiston

#33327, b. 17 September 1913
Last Edited=19 Nov 2018
     Rena Hermiston was born on 17 September 1913. She was the daughter of Andrew Hermiston and May E Bell. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Rena Hermiston was listed as living at 9 Stanhope Grove, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England with her parents Rena was a shorthand typist and a memberof the British Red Cross Society.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pasttna_r39_3236_3236f_003.

Maurice Hermiston

#33328, b. 29 December 1915
Last Edited=19 Nov 2018
     Maurice Hermiston was born on 29 December 1915. He was the son of Andrew Hermiston and May E Bell. On 29 September 1939 in the National Register Maurice Hermiston was listed as living at 9 Stanhope Grove, Middlesbrough, Yorkshire, England with his parents Maurice was a mechanical engineer draughtsman and a part time member of the auxillary fire service.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S41939] National Register 1939 - Find my pasttna_r39_3236_3236f_003.

Douglas Graham Ferris

#33346, b. 19 January 1948, d. 24 November 2018
Last Edited=28 Dec 2018
Douglas Graham Ferris
     Douglas Graham Ferris was born on 19 January 1948. He married Georgina Margaret Turmaine, daughter of Cecil Raymond Turmaine and Lilian Margaret North, in 2018. Douglas died on 24 November 2018 in Royal Surrey County Hospital, Guildford, Surrey, England, aged 70 He was described as husband to Gina, brother to Derek and Margaret, loving dad to Paul, Andrea and David, step dad to Stephen and the late Lea Willson, much loved grandad to Harry, Tom, William, James, Rhys and Austin.1 The funeral service for Douglas took place on 20 December 2018 in St Peters Church, Hascombe, Surrey, England, followed by a woodland burial.1

Sources of Information

  1. [S40000] Website funeral-notices.co.uk.

Ralph Stainsby

#33347, b. 29 November 1773
Last Edited=2 Dec 2018
     Ralph Stainsby was baptised on 29 November 1773 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England. He was the son of Matthew Stainsby and Anne Stokel. He married Elizabeth Taylor on 5 June 1797 in Hutton Rudby, Yorkshire, England.1 Benjamin, Dorothy, Elizabeth, Ralph and the grandchildren Elizabeth and William left Liverpool arriving in New York on 24 August 1832 sailing on the ship Robert Morris.1,2

Children of Ralph Stainsby and Elizabeth Taylor

Sources of Information

  1. [S422] E-mails between PJ Evans and Jan Cooper from 27 October 2018.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957.

Elizabeth Taylor

#33348, b. 2 January 1774
Last Edited=2 Dec 2018
     Elizabeth Taylor was baptised on 2 January 1774 in Hutton Rudby, Yorkshire, England.1 She married Ralph Stainsby, son of Matthew Stainsby and Anne Stokel, on 5 June 1797 in Hutton Rudby, Yorkshire, England.1 Benjamin, Dorothy, Elizabeth, Ralph and the grandchildren Elizabeth and William left Liverpool arriving in New York on 24 August 1832 sailing on the ship Robert Morris.1,2

Children of Elizabeth Taylor and Ralph Stainsby

Sources of Information

  1. [S422] E-mails between PJ Evans and Jan Cooper from 27 October 2018.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957.

Dorothy Smith1

#33349, b. about 1800
Last Edited=2 Dec 2018
     Dorothy Smith was born about 1800.1 She married Benjamin Stainsby, son of Ralph Stainsby and Elizabeth Taylor, on 22 November 1823 in St Cuthbert, Darlington, Durham, England.2 Benjamin, Dorothy, Elizabeth, Ralph and the grandchildren Elizabeth and William left Liverpool arriving in New York on 24 August 1832 sailing on the ship Robert Morris.1,3

Children of Dorothy Smith and Benjamin Stainsby

Sources of Information

  1. [S422] E-mails between PJ Evans and Jan Cooper from 27 October 2018.
  2. [S422] E-mails between PJ Evans and Jan Cooper from 27 October 2018 England Select Marriages 1538-1973.
  3. [S7] Ancestry.com - New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957.

Elizabeth Stainsby

#33350, b. 6 September 1824
Last Edited=1 Dec 2018
     Elizabeth Stainsby was born on 6 September 1824 in Yorkshire, England.1 She was the daughter of Benjamin Stainsby and Dorothy Smith. She was baptised on 1 January 1825 in Yarm, Yorkshire, England.1 Benjamin, Dorothy, Elizabeth, Ralph and the grandchildren Elizabeth and William left Liverpool arriving in New York on 24 August 1832 sailing on the ship Robert Morris.1,2 An unknown person was listed as head of household in the census of 1 June 1840 West Ward, Newark, Essex, New Jersey, USA.3 She married Edmund Beebe Whitehead on 8 November 1846 in Essex, New Jersey, USA.4 In the census of 1 June 1900 in Mt Prospect Avenue, Essex, New Jersey, USA, she was listed as the mother of Benjamin Stainsby Whitehead.5

Children of Elizabeth Stainsby and Edmund Beebe Whitehead

Sources of Information

  1. [S422] E-mails between PJ Evans and Jan Cooper from 27 October 2018.
  2. [S7] Ancestry.com - New York, Passenger and Crew Lists (including Castle Garden and Ellis Island), 1820-1957.
  3. [S41840] US Census 1840 - 1 June 1840 Year: 1840; Census Place: Newark West Ward, Essex, New Jersey; Roll: M704_250; Page: 174; FHL film: 0016516; Image: 357.
  4. [S7] Ancestry.com - New Jersey, Marriage Records, 1670-1965.
  5. [S41900] US Census 1900 (T623) - 1 June 1900 Year: 1900; Census Place: T623 Newark Ward 8, Essex, New Jersey; Page: 1; Enumeration District: 0073; FHL microfilm: 1240964.