Heslington Genealogy


Henry Witheridge was born in 1798 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Betsy Ryder Coleman on 3 Jun 1825 in Ermington, Devon.

1851 Census: Village of Plympton St Mary, Devon, 53 year old married head of household employing 2 journeymen, Victualler and Builder.

Betsy Ryder Coleman [Parents] was born on 26 Feb 1804 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died in 1844/1851 in Ermington, Devon, England. She married Henry Witheridge on 3 Jun 1825 in Ermington, Devon.

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They had the following children:

  F i Mary Coleman Witheridge was born on 9 Oct 1825 in Ermington, Devon, England. She was christened on 31 Oct 1825 in Ermington, Devon, England.
  F ii Betsy Witheridge was born in 1829 in Ermington, Devon, England.

1851 Census: Village of Plympton St Mary, Devon: 22 year old niece, shop worker and domestic servant
  F iii Sarah Witheridge was born in Ermington, Devon, England.
  F iv Eliza Witheridge was born in 1833 in Ermington, Devon, England.

1851 Census: Village of Plympton St Mary, Devon, 17 year old daughter, barmaid and housekeeper
  M v Henry Witheridge was born in 1836 in Ermington, Devon, England.

1851 Census: Village of Plympton St Mary, Devon, 14 year old son learning carpentry
  F vi Emma Witheridge was born in 1840 in Ermington, Devon, England.

1851 Census: Village of Plympton St Mary, Devon, 11 year old daughter
  F vii Elizabeth Witheridge was born in Ermington, Devon, England.
  F viii Jane Witheridge was born in 1844 in Ermington, Devon, England.

1851 Census: Village of Plympton St Mary, Devon, 7 year old scholar daughter

Solomon Northmore was born in Dec 1806. He died on 31 Mar 1887 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Mary Ann Coleman.

Mary Ann Coleman [Parents] was born on 2 Nov 1806 in Ermington, Devon, England. She was christened on 26 Dec 1806 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died on 14 Apr 1882 in Ermington, Devon, England. She married Solomon Northmore.

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Henry Crocker was born on 31 May 1808 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was christened on 28 Nov 1808 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died on 21 Feb 1880 in White Hills, Tasmania, Australia. He married Sarah Coleman on 31 May 1831 in St Martin in the Fields, London, England.

Son of Sampson Crocker and Ann Davis.
Emigration: 8 July 1842, Arrived in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia per the "Orleana"
Occupation: Bef. 1842, Coachbuilder, Totnes, Devon, England

Sarah Coleman [Parents] was born on 24 Sep 1808 in Emington, Devon, England. She was christened on 21 Oct 1808 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died on 11 Sep 1872 in Emerald Hill, Victoria, Australia. She married Henry Crocker on 31 May 1831 in St Martin in the Fields, London, England.

They had the following children:

  F i Mary Ann Crocker was born on 11 Apr 1832. She died in 1894.
  M ii Henry Crocker was born on 13 Aug 1833. He died on 13 Jan 1900.
  M iii Sampson Davis Coleman Crocker was born on 23 Feb 1835. He died on 31 Dec 1917.
  M iv Richard Coleman Crocker was born on 23 Feb 1836 in Totnes, Devon, England. He died in Sep 1836 in Totnes, Devon, England.
  M v Alfred Davis Crocker was born on 9 Feb 1837 in Totnes, Devon, England. He died before 1842 in Totnes, Devon, England.
  F vi Mary Grace Crocker was born on 7 Dec 1840. She died on 17 May 1910.
  F vii Sarah Anne Crocker was christened on 24 Jul 1842. She died on 26 Aug 1893.
  F viii Anne Davis Crocker was born about 1843 in Hobart, Tasmania, England. She died in 1902 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.
  M ix Alfred Davis Crocker was born on 6 Jun 1845. He died on 12 Aug 1921.

Richard Coleman [Parents] was born on 25 Aug 1815 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was christened on 9 Sep 1815 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died on 21 Feb 1899 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Catherine Hill Oct - Nov 1837 in East Stonehouse, Devon, England.

1881 Census: Ermington, Devon: 65 year old widowed Father in home of George Coleman, a Post Master (C S Off)

Catherine Hill [Parents] was born on 16 Aug 1808 in Totnes, Devon, England. She was christened on 4 Sep 1808 in Totnes, Devon, England. She died on 10 Jun 1879 in Ermington, Devon, England. She married Richard Coleman Oct - Nov 1837 in East Stonehouse, Devon, England.

They had the following children:

  M i Richard Hill Coleman was born on 25 Dec 1838 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was christened on 29 Dec 1838 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died on 9 Jan 1842 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was buried on 13 Jan 1842 in Ermington, Devon, England.
  F ii Anne Catherine Coleman was born on 10 Dec 1839. She died on 7 Jun 1923.
  M iii Samuel George Coleman was born on 15 Apr 1841 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was christened on 2 May 1841 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died on 6 Feb 1842. He was buried on 10 Feb 1842 in Ermington, Devon, England.
  M iv Richard Coleman was born on 18 May 1843. He was buried on 27 Dec 1879.
  F v Amelia Frances Coleman was born on 15 Sep 1844. She died on 3 Jan 1928.
  M vi George Coleman was christened on 21 Mar 1847. He died on 6 Feb 1921.
  M vii Alfred Tom Coleman was born on 25 Apr 1848. He died on 11 Mar 1915.
  M viii Samuel Hill Coleman was born on 16 Apr 1850. He was buried on 18 Apr 1936.

William Northmore.William married Mary Coleman on 22 Jun 1842 in Plympton St Mary, Devon, England.

Mary Coleman [Parents] was born on 6 Nov 1818 in Ermington, Devon, England. She was christened on 24 Mar 1819 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died in 1862. She married William Northmore on 22 Jun 1842 in Plympton St Mary, Devon, England.


Samuel Hill.Samuel married Catherine.

Catherine.Catherine married Samuel Hill.

They had the following children:

  F i Catherine Hill was born on 16 Aug 1808. She died on 10 Jun 1879.

John Ryder was born in 1803 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died in 1888 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Anne Catherine Coleman.

1881 Census: 6 Morley Street, Plymouth St Andrew, Devon: 77 year old married Head of Household, a retired tradesman, Grocer.

Anne Catherine Coleman [Parents] was born on 10 Dec 1839 in Ermington, Devon, England. She was christened on 2 May 1841 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died on 7 Jun 1923. She married John Ryder.

Christening submitted to IGI
1881 Census: 6 Morley Street, Plymouth St Andrew, Devon: 41 year old wife of a retired tradesman, Grocer.


Richard Coleman [Parents] was born on 18 May 1843 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was christened on 6 Oct 1844 in Ermington, Devon, England. He was buried on 27 Dec 1879 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Honor Hingston on 7 Dec 1865.

Honor Hingston was born in 1836 in Bigbury, Devon, England. She died on 11 May 1888 in Ermington, Devon, England. She married Richard Coleman on 7 Dec 1865.

1881 Census: Ermington, Devon: 44 year old widowed Sister in Law, a Grocer's Assistant. (Living with sister Mary and her husband George Coleman.)


Charles Cumming Willing.Charles married Amelia Frances Coleman on 28 Jun 1877 in Plympton Reg, Dist., Devon, England.

Marriages Jun 1877 Coleman Amelia Frances Plympton 5b 387 WILLING Charles Cumming Plympton 5b 387

Amelia Frances Coleman [Parents] was born on 15 Sep 1844 in Ermington, Devon, England. She was christened on 6 Oct 1844 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died on 3 Jan 1928. She married Charles Cumming Willing on 28 Jun 1877 in Plympton Reg, Dist., Devon, England.

Marriages Jun 1877 Coleman Amelia Frances Plympton 5b 387 WILLING Charles Cumming Plympton 5b 387


George Coleman [Parents] was christened on 21 Mar 1847 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died on 6 Feb 1921 in Ermington, Devon, England. He married Mary Hingston on 29 Apr 1876 in St Andrew's Parish Church, Plymouth.

1881 Census: Ermington, Devon: 36 year old married Head of Household, a Grocer and Draper

Mary Hingston was born on 1 Feb 1838 in Bigbury, Devon, England. She died on 23 Apr 1901 in Ermington, Devon, England. She married George Coleman on 29 Apr 1876 in St Andrew's Parish Church, Plymouth.

1881 Census: Ermington, Devon: 43 year old wife of a Grocer and Draper.

They had the following children:

  M i George Hingston Coleman was born on 4 Nov 1881. He died on 15 Oct 1966.

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