Heslington Genealogy


John Heslington [Parents] was christened on 20 Oct 1813 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England. He died on 28 Oct 1892 in Spennymoor, Co.Durham, England. He married Mary Wray on 20 Apr 1835 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Twin of Margaret.
1851 Census: Thornborough, West Tanfield: Head of House, age 38 Ag lab.
1881 Census: Lindley, Wharfedale, Yorkshire: Widow, farm labourer aged 67 living with son in law: Thomas Todd.
1891 Census: 117 Craddock Street, Spennymoor living with son William.
Address at death: 4 Craddock Street, Spennymoor, the home of son Thomas who was present at his death. Aged 79 years

Mary Wray was born in 1812 in Newby, Yorkshire, England. She was buried on 17 Aug 1855 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England. She married John Heslington on 20 Apr 1835 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1851 Census: Thornborough, West Tanfield: Wife age 32.
Died aged 43 years

They had the following children:

  M i William Heslington was christened on 15 Nov 1835. He died in 1897.
  F ii Eleanor Heslington was christened on 11 Feb 1838 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England.
  F iii Elizabeth Heslington was christened on 30 Aug 1830 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1851 Census: Thornborough, West Tanfield: Daughter aged 11
  M iv John Heslington was born on 16 Jan 1843. He died on 6 Aug 1925.
  M v Thomas Heslington was christened on 6 Sep 1845. He died in 1905.
  F vi Mary Heslington was christened on 14 Apr 1850.
  F vii Margaret Heslington was christened on 9 Jan 1853 in Thornborough, Yorkshire, England.

Frederick William Whichelow [Parents] was born in 1853 in Bermondsey, London, England. He married Jessie.

1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 47 year old married Head of Household, a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.

Jessie was born in 1863 in Bermondsey, London, England. She married Frederick William Whichelow.

1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 37 year old wife of a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.

They had the following children:

  M i Frederick Whichelow was born Apr - May 1885 in Bermondsey, London, England.

GRO Births Jun 1885 Whichelow Frederick St. Olave 1d 225
1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 15 year old son of a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.
  M ii Arthur William Whichelow was born Apr - May 1890 in Bermondsey, London, England.

GRO Births Jun 1890 Whichelow Arthur William St. Olave 1d 205
1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 11 year old son of a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.ey.
  M iii Henry Charles Whichelow was born Oct - Nov 1892 in Bermondsey, London, England.

GRO Births Dec 1892 Whichelow Henry Charles St. Olave 1d 214
1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 8 year old son of a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.
  F iv Jessie Whichelow was born in 1898 in Bermondsey, London, England.

1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 3 year old daughter of a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.
  M v Walter Whichelow was born in 1899 in Bermondsey, London, England.

1901 Census: 3 Panlin? Street, Bermondsey: 1year old son of a Leather Dresser born Bermondsey.
  M vi Born in the last 110 years.

Parker Heslington [Parents] was christened on 13 Mar 1797 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died on 26 Feb 1856 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He married Ann French on 30 Jan 1826 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1841 Census: Thornborough: Son aged 45 Ag. lab.
1851 Census: West Tanfield: Lodger, widower age 54 Ag. Lab.

Ann French was born in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She married Parker Heslington on 30 Jan 1826 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

They had the following children:

  M i John Heslington was christened on 9 Nov 1826 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died on 12 Nov 1826 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

Baptized at St Nicholas Church, West Tanfield, Son of Parker and Ann, labourer of Thornborough Toll Bar.

Oscar Edwin Lilley [Parents] was born on 25 Jun 1876 in Langham, Essex, England. He died on 8 Dec 1939 in Langham, Essex, England. He married Eleanor Hitchcock on 23 Oct 1900 in Langham, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Crooked Lane, Langham: 6 year old son, a scholar
1891 Census: Crooken Lane: 16 year old son, a Grocer, born Langham
Oscar ran the local grocery store after his father's death.
Oscar died in a bus.

Eleanor Hitchcock.Eleanor married Oscar Edwin Lilley on 23 Oct 1900 in Langham, Essex, England.


William Heslington [Parents] was christened on 12 Feb 1799 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died on 19 May 1862 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He married Sarah Close on 7 May 1831 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1841 census West Tanfield: age 40 Ag. lab.
1851 Census: West Tanfield: Head, married age 52 Farmer 100 acres. Born Nosterfield, Yorkshire which is a hamlet near West Tanfield and Thornborough.
1861 Census: Farmhouse at West Tanfield: Head, age 62 Farmer of 113 acres employing 1 man and 1 boy.
Grave found on north side of St Nicholas' Church, West Tanfield.

Sarah Close was born in 1811 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She died on 11 May 1882 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She was buried on 15 May 1882 in St Nicholas, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She married William Heslington on 7 May 1831 in West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1841 census West Tanfield: age 30
1851 Census: West Tanfield: Wife age 40
1861 Census: Farmhouse at West Tanfield: Wife aged 50
1881 Census: Eel Mire, East Witton: Widow aged 70
Grave found on north side of St Nicholas' Church, West Tanfield with her husband.

They had the following children:

  M i John Heslington was christened on 15 Jun 1832 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died on 28 Jun 1832 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.
  F ii Mary Heslington was christened on 9 Jun 1833 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. She died on 6 Nov 1916 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1841 Census: Thornborough: 7 year old (daughter of an Agricultural Labourer) born in Yorkshire.
1891 Census: The Farm House, Thornborough, West Tanfield: 57 year old single sister.
Civil List Death reference: 1916 4q 9d 807
Remained unmarried, grave on north side of St Nicholas' Church, West Tanfield.
  M iii William Heslington was christened on 13 Jan 1835 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England. He died on 6 May 1902 in Thornborough, West Tanfield, Yorkshire, England.

1891 Census: The Farm House, Thornborough, West Tanfield: 56 year old single Head of Household, a Retired Farmer.
Remained unmarried. Grave on north side of St Nicholas' Church, West Tanfield.

Joseph Collins was born on 26 Feb 1864 in Pimlico, London, England. He died on 25 Sep 1948 in Dulwich, London, England. He married Caroline Louisa Lilley on 26 Jun 1887 in St.Barnabas, Kennington, London, England.

Address at birth: 10 Caledonia Place, Pimlico Place of death: St Francis' Hospital.
1901 Census: 12 Landels Road, Camberwell, London: 38 year old Head of Household, a Perambulator Fitter born London.

Caroline Louisa Lilley [Parents] was born on 11 Feb 1861 in Wandsworth, Surrey, England. She was christened on 17 Mar 1861 in St.Barnabas, London, England. She died on 3 Feb 1933 in East Dulwich, London, England. She married Joseph Collins on 26 Jun 1887 in St.Barnabas, Kennington, London, England.

Address at birth: 2 Bradley Place, Wandsworth Address at death: 12 Landells Road, East Dulwich
1881 Census: Household: 22 Bradley Street, Lambeth: Caroline L. LILLEY Daur Unmarried Female 20 years Lambeth, Surrey, England Housemaid Unemployed
Public Records Office Reference RG11Piece / Folio 0605 / 65 Page Number 60
1901 Census: 12 Landels Road, Camberwell, London: Louisa : 40 year old Wife of a Perambvulator Fitter born South Lambeth.

They had the following children:

  F i Winnifred Louisa Collins was born on 10 Sep 1894 in Dulwich, London, England. She died in Apr 1969 in Marylebone, Middlesex, England.

1901 Census: 12 Landels Road, Camberwell, London: Winnie: 6 year old daughter of a Perambulator Fitter born Peckham, Surrey.
  F ii Ethel Maud Collins was born on 23 Jan 1896 in Dulwich, London, England. She died on 23 May 1980 in Upper Norwood, London, England.

1901 Census: 12 Landels Road, Camberwell, London: Ethel: 5 year old daughter of a Perambulator Fitter born Peckham, Surrey.
Address at death: 26 Queen Mary Road, Norwood, Surrey.
  F iii Ivy May Collins was born Jul - Aug 1898 in Peckham, Surrey, England. She died in 1978 in Shepperton, Surrey, England.

GRO Births Sep 1898: Collins Ivy May Camberwell 1d 903
1901 Census: 12 Landels Road, Camberwell, London: Ivy, 2 year old daughter of a Perambulator Fitter born Peckham, Surrey.
  F iv Born in the last 110 years.
  M v Andrew Winterson Collins was born on 10 Dec 1904 in East Dulwich, London, England. He died on 10 Aug 1979 in East Dulwich, London, England.

Petrus Johannes Bodin was born in 1724. He died on 19 May 1782 in Bruges, Belgium. He was buried on 21 May 1782 in Bruges, Belgium. He married Marie Croost.

Other marriages:
Cerbe or Gerbe or Barbe, Isabella Jeune

Death extract found with Petrus Johannes de Vos's marriage papers in civil registration of Bergen op Zoom. On 19 May 1782 at 3.00 AM died and was buried on 21 May in the cemetery, Petrus Joannes Bodin, husband of Isabella Barbe, aged 58 years.
Occupation: a Shoemaker.

Marie Croost.Marie married Petrus Johannes Bodin.

Name mentioned as mother of Anna Maria Bodin in the death extract recorded with Petrus Johannes de Vos's marriage records in the civil registration of Bergen op Zoom.

They had the following children:

  F i Anna Maria Bodin or Boddin or Boddign was born about 1765. She died on 29 Jan 1811.

Robert McDonald Lindsay was born in 1827 in Fife, Scotland. He married Caroline Beney Jan - Feb 1878 in Lewes Reg. Dist., Sussex, England.

Other marriages:
Unknown
, Christiana

GRO Marriages Mar 1878 BENEY Caroline Lewes 2b 239 Lindsay Robert Lewes 2b 239

Caroline Beney was born Jul - Aug 1848 in Hastings, Sussex, England. She married Robert McDonald Lindsay Jan - Feb 1878 in Lewes Reg. Dist., Sussex, England.

GRO Births Sep 1848BENEY Caroline Hastings 7 398
GRO Marriages Mar 1878 BENEY Caroline Lewes 2b 239 Lindsay Robert Lewes 2b 239

They had the following children:

  F i Caroline Florence Lindsay was born Oct - Nov 1878 in Lewes Reg. Dist., Sussex, England.

Births Dec 1878 Lindsay Caroline Florence Lewes 2b 185
1881 Census: Eastgate Street, Lewes, Sussex: 2 year old daughter.
  F ii Christina McDonald Lindsay was born Oct - Nov 1880.

William Clark.William married Mary.

Mary.Mary married William Clark.

They had the following children:

  F i Sarah Ann Clark was christened on 7 Jun 1801. She died on 21 Feb 1889.

John Vasey was christened on 2 Aug 1802 in Ebberston/Allerton, Yorkshire, England. He married Elizabeth Pickering Oct - Nov 1840 in Helperthorpe, Yorkshire, England.

Parents: John and Ann Vasey
1851 Census: Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 47 year old married Head of Household, a Farm Labourer, born Allerston, Yorkshire.
1861 Census: Front Street, Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 60 year old married Head of Household, an Agricultural Labourer, born Allerston, Yorkshire.
1871 Census: Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 69 year old widowed Head of Household, a Farm Labourer born Allerston, Yorkshire.
1881 Census: Main Street, Luttons Ambo and Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 79 year old Head of Household, Agricultural Labourer born Allerston, Yorkshire.

Elizabeth Pickering was born about 1813 in Rillington, Yorkshire, England. She died Oct - Nov 1864 in Helperthorpe, Yorkshire, England. She married John Vasey Oct - Nov 1840 in Helperthorpe, Yorkshire, England.

Marriages Dec 1840 Pickering Elizabeth Driffield 23 84A VASEY John Driffield 23 84A
1851 Census: Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 38 year old Wife of a Farm Labourer, born Rillington, Yorkshire.
1861 Census: Front Street, Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 49 year old Wife of an Agricultural Labourer, born Rillington, Yorkshire.
Deaths Dec 1864 VASEY Elizabeth Driffield 9d 187

They had the following children:

  M i Matthew Vasey was born about 1842 in Helperthorpe, Yorkshire, England.

1851 Census: Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 9 year old Son of a Farm Labourer, born Helperthorpe, Yorkshire.
  F ii Mary Vasey was born on 18 Jun 1846. She died on 3 May 1926.
  M iii Edward Vasey was born about 1847 in Helperthorpe, Yorkshire, England.

1851 Census: Helperthorpe, Yorkshire: 4 year old Son of a Farm Labourer, born Helperthorpe, Yorkshire.

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