Heslington Genealogy


William Ashby [Parents] was christened on 18 Nov 1810 in Yalding, Kent, England. He married Mary Masters on 25 Dec 1830 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening and marriage recorded in Yalding Parish Record
Marriage recorded in Yalding Parish Register. BOTP. Witnesses: James and Elizabeth Ashby.

Mary Masters was born in Yalding, Kent, England. She married William Ashby on 25 Dec 1830 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Marriage recorded in Yalding Parish Register. BOTP. Witnesses: James and Elizabeth Ashby.

They had the following children:

  F i Eliza Ashby was christened on 18 Mar 1832 in Yalding, Kent, England. She was buried on 13 Oct 1836 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Records
Burial recorded in Yalding Parish Register aged 4 years.
  M ii William Ashby was christened on 13 Nov 1836.
  F iii Mary Ann Ashby was christened on 13 Oct 1839 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Records
  M iv John Ashby was christened on 13 Oct 1839 in Yalding, Kent, England. He was buried on 24 Jan 1847 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Records
Burial recorded in Yalding Parish Records aged 7 years

Richard Ashby [Parents] was christened on 15 Aug 1813 in Yalding, Kent, England. He married Mary Ann.

Christening recorded in Yalding Parish Record

Mary Ann.Mary married Richard Ashby.

They had the following children:

  F i Mercy Ashby was christened on 15 Mar 1840 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Register.

Stephen Ashby [Parents] was christened on 23 Jun 1816 in Yalding, Kent, England. He married Maria Sinden before 1844.

Christening recorded in Yalding Parish Record
1871 Census: Broads Row, Yalding: 54 year old widowed Head of Household, an Agricultural Labourer born Yalding.

Maria Sinden was born in 1822 in Brenchley, Kent, England. She was buried on 28 Jul 1861 in Yalding, Kent, England. She married Stephen Ashby before 1844.

Burial found in Yalding Parish Records, aged 39 years.

They had the following children:

  M i John Ashby was christened on 4 Oct 1844 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening recorded in Yalding Parish Register
  F ii Sarah Ann Ashby was christened on 19 Jul 1846.
  M iii Thomas Ashby was christened on 17 Sep 1848. He died in 1888.
  M iv Richard Ashby was christened on 8 Oct 1852 in Yalding, Kent, England. He was buried on 6 Mar 1853 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Richard was a twin.
Christening and burial at 5 months of age found in Yalding Parish Records
  M v Robert Ashby was christened on 8 Oct 1852 in Yalding, Kent, England. He was buried on 6 Mar 1853 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Robert was a twin.
Christening and burial at 5 months of age found in Yalding Parish Records
  F vi Hannah Ashby was christened on 4 Mar 1854 in Yalding, Kent, England. She was buried on 24 Jul 1856 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening and burial at age 2 found in Yalding Parish Records
  F vii Mary Ann Ashby was christened on 22 Feb 1850.
  F viii Eliza Ashby was christened on 20 Jan 1856 in Yalding, Kent, England. She was buried on 27 Sep 1861 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening and burial at age 5, found in Yalding Parish Records
  M ix James Ashby was christened on 10 Oct 1858 in Yalding, Kent, England. He was buried on 19 Jun 1865 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening and burial aged 6 years, found in Yalding Parish Records
  M x Henry Ashby was christened on 25 May 1860 in Yalding, Kent, England. He was buried on 31 May 1860 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening and burial at age 1 week, found in Yalding Parish Records
  M xi Charles Ashby was christened on 2 Jul 1861 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Records

Thomas Ashby [Parents] was christened on 7 Jan 1827 in Yalding, Kent, England. He married Ann Daw on 28 Apr 1849 in Boughton Monchelsea,Kent, England.

Christening found on British Vital Records 2
1871 Census: Lecs Cottage, Yalding: 44 year old married Head of Household, an Agricultural Labourer born Yalding. Living with them is a 3 year old nephew called Alfred Ashby born in Teston, Kent..

Ann Daw [Parents] was christened on 28 Mar 1824 in Yalding, Kent, England. She married Thomas Ashby on 28 Apr 1849 in Boughton Monchelsea,Kent, England.

Aged 25 years at marriage. daughter of William Day.1871 Census: Lecs Cottage, Yalding: 48 year old wife of an Agricultural Labourer born Yalding. Living with them is a 3 year old nephew called Alfred Ashby born in Teston, Kent..
1861 census, Thomas (aged 34) born Yalding is an agricultural labourer living at Lees, Yalding with his wife Anne (37) born Yalding and their daughter Elisa (9) and son Edmund (14) both born Yalding. [RG9/497/36/37
1871 Census: Lecs Cottage, Yalding: 48 year old wife of an Agricultural Labourer born Yalding. Living with them is a 3 year old nephew called Alfred Ashby born in Teston, Kent.. [RG10/937/36/22]
1881 census, Thomas (aged 54) born Yalding is an agricultural labourer living at Yalding Lees, Yalding with his wife Anne (57) born Yalding) [RG11/924/32/16]
1891 census, Thomas (aged 64) born Yalding is an agricultural labourer living at Yalding Lees, Yalding with his wife Anne (68) born Yalding) [RG12/685/39/7]

They had the following children:

  F i Eliza Ann Ashby was christened on 20 Jul 1851 in Yalding, Kent, England.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Records
  F ii Eliza Ashby was born in 1854 in Yalding, Kent, England.
  M iii Edmund Ashby was born on 10 Oct 1856.

Edmund Ashby [Parents] was born on 10 Oct 1856 in Yalding, Kent, England. He was christened on 16 Nov 1856 in Yalding, Kent, England. He married Ellen Jane Vass on 25 Dec 1875.

Christening found in Yalding Parish Records
1871 Census: Lecs Cottage, Yalding: 14 year old son, an Agricultural Labourer born Yalding.

Ellen Jane Vass was born in 1854 in Aylesford, Kent, England. She married Edmund Ashby on 25 Dec 1875.

They had the following children:

  M i Edmund Thomas Ashby was christened on 20 Feb 1877 in Yalding, Kent, England.
  M ii George Vass Ashby was born on 28 Sep 1878 in Yalding, Kent, England.
  M iii Herbert A Ashby was born in 1881 in Hunton, Yalding, Kent, England.
  M iv Ernest Ashby was born on 3 Dec 1883 in Yalding, Kent, England.
  F v Dorothy G Ashby was born in 1889 in Willesborough, Kent, England.

William Luxmoore Jones [Parents] was born on 23 Apr 1806 in Ottery St Mary, Devon, England. He was christened on 1 Jun 1806 in Ottery St Mary, Devon, England. He died on 3 Jan 1884 in Earls Court, Ide, Devon, England. He married Amelia Norrington about 1840 in Camberwell, London, England.

Other marriages:
Denman, Hannah


WILLIAM LUXMOORE JONES1, b. 23 April 1806, Ottery St. Mary, Devon, England1; d. 3 January 1884, Earls Court, Ide, Devon, England; m. (1) MARY ? HEMMINGWAY?; m. (2) HANNAH DENMAN1, about 1831, St. Alban, Wood Street, and St. Olave, Silver Street, London.; m. (3) AMELIA NORRINGTON, about 1840, Camberwell, London, England; m. (4) ? PENSLEY, about March 1852, St. Thomas Register District, Exeter, England.

Amelia Norrington.Amelia married William Luxmoore Jones about 1840 in Camberwell, London, England.

They had the following children:

  M i William George Butler Jones was born in Apr 1841 in Abbott, Torquay, Devon, England. He died about 1866.

Information by email from Brian and Micheline in Australia.
Died aged 24.
  M ii Frederick Warner Jones was born in 1843.

Christopher Chilcott was born on 11 Jul 1837 in Evandale, Tasmania, Australia. He died in 1888 in Tasmania, Australia. He married Mary Ann Crocker on 3 Jun 1858 in Meadowlands, Breadalbane, Tasmania, Australia.

Information from Blair family of Tasmania

Mary Ann Crocker [Parents] was born on 11 Apr 1832 in Devon, England. She died in 1894 in Tasmania, Australia. She married Christopher Chilcott on 3 Jun 1858 in Meadowlands, Breadalbane, Tasmania, Australia.


Emigration: 8 July 1842, Arrived in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia per the "Orleana"
She married (2) John Martin 1886; he was born 1827; died 1894.


Henry Crocker [Parents] was born on 13 Aug 1833 in Totnes, Devon, England. He died on 13 Jan 1900 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. He married Elizabeth Crocker on 13 Aug 1855 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

Other marriages:
Chilcott, Elizabeth

Burial: 16 January 1900, General Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Occupation: Farmer, Glengarry, Tasmania, Australia

Elizabeth Crocker was born on 11 Oct 1826 in Ermington, Devon, England. She was christened on 2 Jan 1827 in Ermington, Devon, England. She died on 27 Dec 1856 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. She married Henry Crocker on 13 Aug 1855 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

Information from Blair family of Tasmania


Henry Crocker [Parents] was born on 13 Aug 1833 in Totnes, Devon, England. He died on 13 Jan 1900 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. He married Elizabeth Chilcott.

Other marriages:
Crocker, Elizabeth

Burial: 16 January 1900, General Cemetery, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia
Occupation: Farmer, Glengarry, Tasmania, Australia

Elizabeth Chilcott was born in 1840 in Annandale, Western Australia. She died on 28 Nov 1914 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia. She married Henry Crocker.

Information from Blair family of Tasmania
Burial: 29 November 1914, General Cemetery, Charles Street, Launceston


Sampson Davis Coleman Crocker [Parents] was born on 23 Feb 1835 in Ermington, Devon, England. He died on 31 Dec 1917 in Latrobe, Tasmania, Australia. He married Ellen Caroline Boucher on 13 Aug 1855 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

Occupation: Farmer and Coachbuilder

Ellen Caroline Boucher was born on 15 Jul 1834. She died on 3 May 1914 in Tasmania, Australia. She married Sampson Davis Coleman Crocker on 13 Aug 1855 in Launceston, Tasmania, Australia.

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