Meredith of Herefordshire

Person Page 3

Sarah PRITCHARD

F, #101, b. about 1728, d. 7 April 1813

Biography

Sarah PRITCHARD was born about 1728. She married David MEREDITH, son of David MEREDITH and Sarah OWENS, on 23 January 1753 in Ludlow, Shropshire.1 Sarah PRITCHARD died on 7 April 1813.2

Children with David MEREDITH b. about 1732, d. 19 April 1803

DaughterMary MEREDITH b. about 1754
DaughterSarah MEREDITH b. about 1756, d. 15 December 1842
SonDavid MEREDITH b. about 1759, d. 14 February 1836
DaughterAnne MEREDITH b. 1762, d. April 1762
SonJoseph MEREDITH b. about 1764
DaughterHannah MEREDITH b. about 1766, d. February 1768
DaughterHannah MEREDITH b. about 1769, d. 17 November 1834
DaughterAnne MEREDITH b. about 1773, d. 26 April 1842
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S68] - age at death 85 years, Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited15 November 2008

Joseph CARTER

M, #102, d. about 1809

Biography

Joseph CARTER married Margaret MEREDITH, daughter of David MEREDITH and Sarah OWENS, on 18 April 1760 in Brampton Bryan, Herefordshire.1 Joseph CARTER died about 1809 in Presteign, Radnorshire.2
Joseph Carter is assumed to be the same person as the Joseph Carter of Presteigne who died intestate, administration of his estate being granted to his son Joseph Carter of the same place on 2 Aug 1809.2

Children with Margaret MEREDITH b. about 1733, d. 10 February 1829

DaughterHannah CARTER
DaughterSarah CARTER b. about 1767, d. 21 May 1861
SonJoseph CARTER b. about 1777, d. 4 February 1858
DaughterMary CARTER b. about 1778
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S1027] Abstract of Administration of Joseph Carter of Presteign, Herefordshire, Proved in the Court of Hereford, August 02 1809 IR 26-350

Last Edited20 February 2012

Martha DYKE

F, #103

Biography

Martha DYKE married John MEREDITH, son of David MEREDITH and Sarah OWENS, on 24 May 1768 in Hopton Castle, Shropshire.1

Children with John MEREDITH b. about 1739

SonJohn MEREDITH b. about 1769, d. 1777
SonThomas MEREDITH b. about 1770
DaughterMary MEREDITH b. about 1771, d. 1785
DaughterMartha MEREDITH b. about 1773
DaughterSarah MEREDITH b. about 1775
SonDavid MEREDITH b. about 1777, d. 1787
SonJohn MEREDITH b. about 1786
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index

Last Edited12 November 2008

Mary PROSSER

F, #104, b. about 1747, d. 16 March 1799

Biography

Mary PROSSER was born about 1747. She married Joseph MEREDITH, son of David MEREDITH and Sarah OWENS, on 25 April 1773 in Bucknell, Shropshire.1 Mary PROSSER died on 16 March 1799.2

Children with Joseph MEREDITH b. about 1744, d. 14 April 1814

SonJohn MEREDITH b. about 1774, d. 15 May 1834
SonJoseph MEREDITH b. about 1781
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S68] - age at death 51 years, Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited12 November 2008

Lawrence STEPHENS1

M, #105, d. 29 January 1798

Biography

Lawrence STEPHENS married Hannah MEREDITH, daughter of David MEREDITH and Sarah OWENS, on 11 June 1767 in Brampton Bryan, Herefordshire.2 Lawrence STEPHENS died on 29 January 1798 in Cotmore.3
Lawrence Stephens was a farmer at Moorcourt. Administration of his estate was granted on 16 Feb 1798 to Hannah Stephens of Pembridge, widow and relict. The sum sworn was £5,000.1,4

Children with Hannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

DaughterSarah STEPHENS b. about 1769, d. 26 January 1851
SonJohn STEPHENS b. about 1770, d. before October 1837
SonWilliam STEPHENS b. about 1773, d. before October 1837
DaughterHannah STEPHENS b. about 1774
SonJames STEPHENS b. about 1775, d. 4 October 1837
SonJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
DaughterAnna Maria STEPHENS b. about 1780, d. 31 January 1870
DaughterAnne STEPHENS b. about 1782
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  3. [S891] Death announcement: Lawrence Stephens ; Hereford Journal, Wednesday 7 February 1798 pg. 3, “On Monday se’nnight died, suddenly, whilst eating his dinner, Mr. Lawrence Stephens, of Cotmore, near Kington, in this county. He was a gentleman of so great respectability in his neighbourhood, and of such strict integrity in all his dealings, that his loss will be long deplored by his family and acquaintance. His Estate, called the Heath, in the parish of Lyonshall, it is said, goes to the Rev. John Powell, of Cabalva, Radnorshire, by virtue of the will of the late Mrs. Elizabeth Dale, formerly of the Heath.”
  4. [S884] Abstract of Administration of Lawrence Stephens of Pembridge, Proved in the Court of Hereford, February 16 1798 IR 26-348; UK National Archives

Last Edited16 February 2012

Thomas MAYO1

M, #106, b. about 1734, d. 1813

Biography

Thomas MAYO was born about 1734.2 He married Mary MEREDITH, daughter of David MEREDITH and Sarah OWENS, on 7 February 1769 in Brampton Bryan, Herefordshire.3 Thomas MAYO died in 1813. He was buried on 6 September 1813 in Pencombe, Herefordshire.4
Thomas Mayo lived at Pencomb Court.5

Child with Mary MEREDITH b. about 1748, d. 18 May 1830

DaughterAnn MAYO b. 1770, d. 1828
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S1041] - aged 79 at death, Parish Records Collection 1538-2005 - Burial, FindMyPast online database; www.findmypast.co.uk
  3. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  4. [S1041] Parish Records Collection 1538-2005 - Burial, FindMyPast online database; www.findmypast.co.uk
  5. [S1042] Death announcement: Mayo ; Birmingham Gazette - Monday 24 May 1830 pg. 3, “On Tuesday, at an advanced age, Mrs. Mayo, relict of Mr. Mayo, formerly of Pencomb Court, Herefordshire.”

Last Edited20 February 2012

Joseph MEREDITH

M, #107, b. 31 July 1805, d. 20 June 1895

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

Joseph MEREDITH was born on 31 July 1805.1 He married Ellen WILLIAMS. Joseph MEREDITH died on 20 June 1895, at age 89, in 33 Madeley-road, Ealing, Middlesex.2
Joseph Meredith emigrated to Canada sometime before 1831 and returned to England with his wife Ellen and six children before 1851. Subsequent censuses describe him variously as a surgeon dentist and late of the Canada Civil Service.

Children with Ellen WILLIAMS b. about 1807, d. about 1876

DaughterSarah ap Williams MEREDITH b. 11 May 1831, d. before 1843
DaughterEllen ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1836, d. 25 March 1924
DaughterWinifred ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1841
DaughterSarah ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1843, d. 19 May 1931
SonJames MEREDITH b. about 1845, d. 10 May 1868
DaughterEmily ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1847, d. 29 August 1944
SonAlfred ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1849, d. 1939
SonJoseph MEREDITH b. about 1851, d. 14 July 1898
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA

Last Edited14 June 2012

James MEREDITH

M, #108, b. 1 March 1798, d. 20 September 1861

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

James MEREDITH was born on 1 March 1798.1 He died on 20 September 1861, at age 63, in Colmore Row, Birmingham.1,2
Died unmarried.1
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S860] Death announcement: James Meredith, Birmingham Gazette - Saturday 21 September 1861, - this source gives the date of death as 19th Sept 1861

Last Edited28 January 2012

Samuel MEREDITH

M, #109, b. 25 December 1803, d. 30 July 1885

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

Samuel MEREDITH was born on 25 December 1803.1 He died on 30 July 1885, at age 81.1
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited10 November 2008

David MEREDITH

M, #110, b. 5 April 1802, d. 3 March 1822

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

David MEREDITH was born on 5 April 1802.1 He died on 3 March 1822, at age 19.1
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited10 November 2008

Benjamin MEREDITH

M, #111, b. 17 October 1806, d. 14 June 1843

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

Benjamin MEREDITH was born on 17 October 1806.1 He died on 14 June 1843, at age 36, in Buffalo, Upper Canada.2,3
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  3. [S1311] Death announcement: Benjamin Meredith; Aris's Birmingham Gazette 31 July 1843, pg.3

Last Edited31 December 2014

Thomas MEREDITH

M, #112, b. 26 March 1809, d. 1813

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

Thomas MEREDITH was born on 26 March 1809.1 He died in 1813, at age ~4.2
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited10 November 2008

Sarah MEREDITH

F, #113, b. 7 April 1799, d. 14 November 1884

Parents

FatherJames MEREDITH b. 20 February 1753, d. 9 March 1848
MotherSarah Rhodes MATHER b. 16 June 1766, d. 4 July 1824

Biography

Sarah Jukes nee Meredith
(1799-1884)
(photo courtesy of Barbara Wellington)
Sarah MEREDITH was born on 7 April 1799.1,2 She married Alfred JUKES, son of John JUKES and Elizabeth MANSFIELD, on 7 April 1825 in Birmingham, St. Martin’s.2 Sarah MEREDITH died on 14 November 1884, at age 85, in Willesden, London, England.1

Children with Alfred JUKES b. 24 September 1792, d. 9 October 1844

DaughterSarah Elizabeth JUKES b. about 1826, d. 15 January 1926
SonAlfred Meredith JUKES b. 29 November 1827, d. 1872
SonJoseph Hordern JUKES b. about 1835, d. 14 March 1903
Relationship:Great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Jukes Indented Chart
Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index

Last Edited12 November 2008

Ellen WILLIAMS1

F, #114, b. about 1807, d. about 1876

Biography

Ellen WILLIAMS was born about 1807 in Bagillt, Flintshire, Wales.2 She married Joseph MEREDITH, son of James MEREDITH and Sarah Rhodes MATHER. Ellen WILLIAMS died about 1876.3

Children with Joseph MEREDITH b. 31 July 1805, d. 20 June 1895

DaughterSarah ap Williams MEREDITH b. 11 May 1831, d. before 1843
DaughterEllen ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1836, d. 25 March 1924
DaughterWinifred ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1841
DaughterSarah ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1843, d. 19 May 1931
SonJames MEREDITH b. about 1845, d. 10 May 1868
DaughterEmily ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1847, d. 29 August 1944
SonAlfred ap Williams MEREDITH b. about 1849, d. 1939
SonJoseph MEREDITH b. about 1851, d. 14 July 1898
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S38] England Census
  3. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)

Last Edited4 June 2012

Alfred JUKES

M, #115, b. 24 September 1792, d. 9 October 1844

Parents

FatherJohn JUKES b. about 1756, d. 10 October 1822
MotherElizabeth MANSFIELD b. 1759, d. 9 June 1839

Biography

Alfred Jukes
(1792-1844)
(Photo courtesy of Ian Hillman, from an original portrait)
Alfred JUKES was born on 24 September 1792.1 He married Sarah MEREDITH, daughter of James MEREDITH and Sarah Rhodes MATHER, on 7 April 1825 in Birmingham, St. Martin’s.2 Alfred JUKES died on 9 October 1844, at age 52, in 17 New Hall Street, Birmingham.3
Alfred was the 8th son of John Jukes. He was a Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons and a distinguished surgeon in Birmingham. Transcriptions of a biographical sketch and obituary have been made.1,4,5

Children with Sarah MEREDITH b. 7 April 1799, d. 14 November 1884

DaughterSarah Elizabeth JUKES b. about 1826, d. 15 January 1926
SonAlfred Meredith JUKES b. 29 November 1827, d. 1872
SonJoseph Hordern JUKES b. about 1835, d. 14 March 1903
Relationship:Great-grandson of Richard JUKES d. 1775
Appears on:Jukes Indented Chart
Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S19] The Admission Register of the Manchester School, by Jeremiah Finch Smith (Manchester Grammar School - 1874) p. 18 (through Google Books)
  2. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  3. [S45] - age: 52 years; occupation: surgeon; cause of death: lumbar abcess; informant: Mary Ann Sharp 17 New Hall Street; registered 12 Oct 1844, Death certificate of Alfred Jukes (copy in possession of author)
  4. [S682] Biographical sketch of Alfred Jukes (1792-1844) http://www.winters-online.net/shared-exhibits/bio_Alfred_Jukes.pdf
  5. [S683] Obituary of Alfred Jukes (1792-1844) http://www.winters-online.net/shared-exhibits/obit_1844_Alfred_Jukes.pdf

Last Edited26 February 2017

Jane Walker JONES

F, #116, d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Jane Walker JONES married John MEREDITH, son of James MEREDITH and Sarah Rhodes MATHER, on 9 August 1825 in Birmingham, St. Martin’s.1 Jane Walker JONES died on 14 October 1855 in Waterloo, near Liverpool.2,3,4,5

Children with John MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851

DaughterGeorgina Augusta MEREDITH b. 21 August 1826, d. 17 January 1882
SonJohn MEREDITH b. 13 March 1828
SonGeorge Frederick MEREDITH b. about 1830, d. 15 August 1896
DaughterConstance MEREDITH b. about 1832
DaughterMargaret MEREDITH b. about 1832, d. 1886
SonLlewellyn MEREDITH b. about 1834, d. 20 November 1864
SonConway MEREDITH b. about 1835, d. 1897
SonAlban MEREDITH b. about 1838
SonErnest MEREDITH b. about 1841
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S18] - the year of death is given in error as 1865 not 1855, Rambles and researches among Worcestershire churches, with historical notes, by George K. Stanton 1884 p. 239. Memorial plaque (through Google Books)
  3. [S25] Will of Jane Walker Meredith, Widow of Metchley Abbey near Birmingham , Warwickshire 23 November 1855 PROB 11-2222 Image 304-256
  4. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)
  5. [S859] Death announcement: Jane Walker Meredith ; Birmingham Gazette - Monday 22 October 1855, pg. 3

Last Edited28 January 2012

Georgina Augusta MEREDITH

F, #117, b. 21 August 1826, d. 17 January 1882

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Georgina Augusta MEREDITH was born on 21 August 1826.1 She married Joseph Beete JUKES, son of John JUKES and Sophia BEETE, on 22 September 1849.2 Georgina Augusta MEREDITH died on 17 January 1882, at age 55, in Rome, Italy. She was buried in January 1882 in Rome, Protestant Cemetery.3
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Jukes Indented Chart
Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S17] The Gentleman’s Magazine 1849 p. 639 (accessed through Google Books)
  3. [S274] Sebastian Rahtz, The Protestant Cemetery [Rome] English name index. URL:http://www.acdan.it/protcem/work/pcEN.html. Accessed: 2012-04-24. (Archived by WebCite® at http://www.webcitation.org/67AFCpyyQ)

Last Edited25 January 2009

Joseph Beete JUKES1

M, #118, b. 10 October 1811, d. 29 July 1869

Parents

FatherJohn JUKES b. 12 October 1786, d. 24 April 1819
MotherSophia BEETE b. about 1787, d. 16 October 1849

Biography

Joseph Beete Jukes
(1811-1869)
Joseph Beete JUKES was born on 10 October 1811 in Summer Hill, Birmingham. He married Georgina Augusta MEREDITH, daughter of John MEREDITH and Jane Walker JONES, on 22 September 1849.2 Joseph Beete JUKES died on 29 July 1869, at age 57, in Dublin, Ireland. He was buried on 3 August 1869 in Birmingham, St. Mary’s.
Joseph Beete Jukes was a renowned geologist and the author of several geology textbooks and manuals. He served as a naturalist on the expeditions of HMS Fly. He was Director of Her Majesty’s Geological Survey of Ireland, and Professor of Geology to the Royal College of Science. His sister Caroline Amelia edited a collection of his letters and added her own historical notes on the family.1,3
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Richard JUKES d. 1775
Appears on:Jukes Indented Chart
Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S20] Oxford Dictionary of National Biography – entry for (Joseph) Beete Jukes
  2. [S17] The Gentleman’s Magazine 1849 p. 639 (accessed through Google Books)
  3. [S105] Letters and extracts from the addresses and occasional writings of J. Beete Jukes, Ed. with connecting memorial notes by his sister (London: Chapman & Hall, 1871)

Last Edited26 February 2017

John MEREDITH

M, #119, b. 13 March 1828

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

John MEREDITH was born on 13 March 1828.1
John enlisted in the Austrian army and had an Austrian wife. He emigrated to Australia and had a son. He is not mentioned in his mother’s will of 1855.2
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited24 August 2011

George Frederick MEREDITH

M, #120, b. about 1830, d. 15 August 1896

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

George Frederick MEREDITH was born about 1830. He married Eliza SCHOLEFIELD, daughter of William SCHOLEFIELD and Jane Matilda MILLER, on 18 February 1857 in Royal Bavarian Chapel, St. James’s, London. George Frederick MEREDITH died on 15 August 1896 in West Retford House, West Retford, Nottinghamshire.1
George Frederick was enumerated as a Varnish Manufacturer living at Cedar Terrace, Putney in the 1861 census. He died whilst on a visit with his wife to Mrs Overend’s at West Retford House. He was living at 73 Gunterstone Road, West Kensington at the time of his death in 1896.1

Child with Eliza SCHOLEFIELD b. 31 May 1832

DaughterGwendoleen Mary MEREDITH b. 1862
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart
Scholefield Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S1305] Death announcement: George Frederick Meredith, Sheffield Daily Telegraph - Tuesday 18 August 1896, pg. 7

Last Edited7 December 2013

Constance MEREDITH

F, #121, b. about 1832

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Constance MEREDITH was born about 1832.
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Last Edited15 November 2008

Margaret MEREDITH

F, #122, b. about 1832, d. 1886

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Margaret MEREDITH was born about 1832.1 She married James Balleney ELKINGTON on 18 February 1854 in Harborne.2 Margaret MEREDITH died in 1886.3

Children with James Balleney ELKINGTON b. about 1830, d. 1907

SonGeorge Meredith ELKINGTON b. 1864, d. 1913
SonJames Llewellyn ELKINGTON b. 1875, d. 1925
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S39] Wales Census
  2. [S777] Marriage announcement: Elkington - Meredith; Manchester Times, Wednesday, February 22, 1854; Issue 554
  3. [S26] www.elkingtonfamily.com/HowardElkington.htm (Google cache Nov 2007)

Last Edited15 November 2008

Llewellyn MEREDITH

M, #123, b. about 1834, d. 20 November 1864

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Llewellyn MEREDITH was born about 1834. He died on 20 November 1864 in near Tower Hill, North Queensland, Australia.1
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S862] Death announcement: Llewellyn ap-Meredith; Birmingham Gazette, Saturday 29 April 1865, pg. 5, “On the 20th of November last, opposed to have been murdered by Black Natives, near Tower Hill, North Queensland, Australia, Llewellyn ap-Meredith, aged 30, third son of the late John Meredith, Esq.”

Last Edited29 January 2012

Conway MEREDITH

M, #124, b. about 1835, d. 1897

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Conway MEREDITH was born about 1835. He died in 1897 in Wales.1
In 1861 Conway was living at 107 Lionel Street, Manager of Varnish Manufactory. In the 1871 Census he waqs a manager at the Pembrey Copper Works. He was still unmarried in 1891.
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)

Last Edited26 December 2008

Alban MEREDITH

M, #125, b. about 1838

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Alban MEREDITH was born about 1838.
Alban was a Mechanical Engineer. He is possibly the Alban Meredith who arrived in New York about 26 April 1872 on the steam-ship Helvetia from London.1
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S46] The New York Times, 26 Apr 1872 (archive accessed online)

Last Edited15 November 2008

Ernest MEREDITH

M, #126, b. about 1841

Parents

FatherJohn MEREDITH b. 15 April 1800, d. 17 July 1851
MotherJane Walker JONES d. 14 October 1855

Biography

Ernest MEREDITH was born about 1841.
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Last Edited15 November 2008

John STEPHENS1

M, #127, b. about 1770, d. before October 1837

Parents

FatherLawrence STEPHENS d. 29 January 1798
MotherHannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

Biography

John STEPHENS was born about 1770. He married Mary HARRIS on 31 October 1803 in Eardisley, Herefordshire.2 John STEPHENS died before October 1837.
Of Eardisley Castle, farmer.

Children with Mary HARRIS

DaughterJane STEPHENS b. about 1804, d. 22 June 1864
DaughterMary STEPHENS b. about 1806, d. 16 December 1880
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index

Last Edited31 January 2012

Joseph STEPHENS1

M, #128, b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837

Parents

FatherLawrence STEPHENS d. 29 January 1798
MotherHannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

Biography

Joseph STEPHENS was born about 1778. He married Susannah BEAUMONT. Joseph STEPHENS died on 14 February 1837 in Little Dilwyn, Herefordshire.2
Joseph Stephens was a farmer from Dinedor and afterwards Little Dilwyn.1

Children with Susannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

DaughterHannah STEPHENS b. about 1807
DaughterSusanna STEPHENS b. about 1810
DaughterSarah Maria STEPHENS b. about 1813
DaughterAnne STEPHENS b. about 1815
DaughterLouisa STEPHENS b. about 1818, d. 18 August 1885
DaughterJoanna STEPHENS b. about 1820
DaughterMary Jane STEPHENS b. about 1822, d. 1891
DaughterOctavia STEPHENS b. about 1824
DaughterHarriet Susan STEPHENS b. about 1826, d. 10 October 1847
SonRev. Lawrence Johnstone STEPHENS b. about 1828, d. 11 September 1894
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S886] Death announcement: Hereford Times, Saturday 18 February 1837, pg. 3, “On Tuesday last, in his 59th year, at his residence at Little Dilwyn, in this county, Mr. Joseph Stephens, a gentleman extensively known and highly esteemed - to his numerous family, to his more distant relatives, and to a large circle of friends, his death must be a subject of deep and lasting regret.”

Last Edited31 January 2012

James STEPHENS1

M, #129, b. about 1775, d. 4 October 1837

Parents

FatherLawrence STEPHENS d. 29 January 1798
MotherHannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

Biography

James STEPHENS was born about 1775. He married Ann SHAW in June 1813.2 James STEPHENS died on 4 October 1837 in Lower Harpton, Radnorshire.3,4,5
James Stephens lived at Lower Harpton. He was the last survivor of the three sons of Lawrence and Hannah Stephens. He was mentioned in 1827 as the brother in law of Peter Stephens of Presteigne.5,6

Children with Ann SHAW b. about 1788, d. 22 October 1824

DaughterAnne STEPHENS
DaughterMary STEPHENS
SonPeter STEPHENS b. about 1819, d. 1886
SonJames Lawrence STEPHENS b. about 1822, d. 30 June 1888
DaughterElizabeth STEPHENS b. about 1824
Relationship:Great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S883] Marriage announcement: Stephens-Shaw ; Hereford Journal, Wednesday 23 June 1813, pg. 3, “MARRIED - Mr. James Stephens, of Harton [sic], Herefordshire, to Ann, eldest daughter of Mr. Shaw, of Stapleton, Salop.”
  3. [S877] Death announcement: James Stephens; Hereford Times, Saturday 7 October 1837 pg. 2, “On Wednesday last, at Lower Harpton, near Kington, after a short illness, Mr. James Stephens, aged 60. The urbanity of his manners, and his general good deportment through life, has endeared him to a large circle of friends, who have to regret his decease.”
  4. [S878] Death announcement: James Stephens; Hereford Times, Saturday 14 October 1837 pg. 3, “On the 4th inst., in his 61st year, Mr. James Stephens, of Lower Harpton, Radnorshire, a gentleman deservedly esteemed by all who knew him, and his loss will long be severely felt by his relative and friends, and the poor in the vicinity of his residence.”
  5. [S895] Death announcement: James Stephens; Western Times, Saturday 28 October 1837, pg. 3, “Oct. 4, at Lower Harpton, Herefordshire, after a short illness, deeply regretted by his family and friends, Mr. James Stephens, he was the last survivor of three sons of the late Lawrence Stephens, Esq., of Cotmore, near Kington, in the above county, and the lamented brother of Mrs. Dore, the wife of Mr. F. Dore, Auctioneer, of this city.”
  6. [S912] Will of Peter Stephens, Gentleman of Presteign , Radnorshire 12 October 1827 PROB 11-1732 ; UK National Archives

Last Edited16 February 2012

Sarah STEPHENS1

F, #130, b. about 1769, d. 26 January 1851

Parents

FatherLawrence STEPHENS d. 29 January 1798
MotherHannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

Biography

Sarah STEPHENS was born about 1769.2 She married Peter STEPHENS, son of William STEPHENS and Anne MEREDITH, on 9 November 1809 in Knill, Herefordshire.3,4 Sarah STEPHENS died on 26 January 1851 in Broadheath, Presteigne.2
Sarah Stephens had no children. She was living at Broadheath, Presteign in 1847. Her will will dated 22 Sep 1847, with a codicil dated 2 Nov 1847, was proved on 11 February 1851 by Thomas King Stephens and Anna Maria Dore, widow. It mentions:
- Anna Maria Dore, sister
- Hannah, wife of Thomas Tyndal Gough, niece
- Mary, daughter of niece Jane the wife of William Reynolds, goddaughter
- Peter Stephens of Harpton, nephew
- James Stephens of Harpton, late brother
- Ann, eldest child of brother James
- Thomas King Stephens of Greenfields, Presteign, executor
In the codicil she appointed Anna Maria Dore “who is residing with me” as joint executor.5
Relationship:Great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart (#1)
Meredith Indented Chart (#2)

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S893] Death announcement: Sarah Stephens ; Hereford Times, Saturday 1 February 1851, pg. 5, “26th ult., at her residence, at the Broadheath, near Presteign, Sarah, widow of the late Mr. Peter Stephens, of that place, in the 82nd year of her age.”
  3. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  4. [S892] Marriage announcement: Stephens-Stephens ; Hereford Journal, Wednesday 15 November 1809, pg. 3, “On Thursday last, was married at Knill, Mr. Stephens, of Nash, to Miss Stephens, daughter of the late Mr. Stephens, of Cotmore, in this county.”
  5. [S1130] Will of Sarah Stephens, Widow of Presteign , Radnorshire 11 February 1851 PROB 11/2128; UK National Archives

Last Edited19 March 2012

Anna Maria STEPHENS1

F, #131, b. about 1780, d. 31 January 1870

Parents

FatherLawrence STEPHENS d. 29 January 1798
MotherHannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

Biography

Anna Maria STEPHENS was born about 1780. She married Frederick DORE on 9 September 1806 in Southwark, London.2 Anna Maria STEPHENS died on 31 January 1870 in Cheltenham.3

Child with Frederick DORE d. before 1851

DaughterAnna Maria DORE b. 23 August 1807, d. 14 May 1881
Relationship:Great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S517] The Publications of the Harleian Society (1888) v. 14 Google Books online: books.google.com/ accessed Mar 2009. “1806 - Sep. 9 Frederick Dore, of St. George, Southwark, B., & Anna Maria Stephens, of this parish, S. Licence.”
  3. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA

Last Edited25 August 2010

Anne STEPHENS1,2

F, #132, b. about 1782

Parents

FatherLawrence STEPHENS d. 29 January 1798
MotherHannah MEREDITH b. about 1746, d. 24 April 1835

Biography

Anne STEPHENS was born about 1782.1 She married -?- JOHNSON.
No children.
Relationship:Great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  2. [S68] - although this sourec does not give a first name, it is most likely to be the Anne recorded in the IGI, Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark

Last Edited31 January 2012

Mary HARRIS

F, #133

Biography

Mary HARRIS married John STEPHENS, son of Lawrence STEPHENS and Hannah MEREDITH, on 31 October 1803 in Eardisley, Herefordshire.1

Children with John STEPHENS b. about 1770, d. before October 1837

DaughterJane STEPHENS b. about 1804, d. 22 June 1864
DaughterMary STEPHENS b. about 1806, d. 16 December 1880
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index

Last Edited20 December 2008

Jane STEPHENS1

F, #134, b. about 1804, d. 22 June 1864

Parents

FatherJohn STEPHENS b. about 1770, d. before October 1837
MotherMary HARRIS

Biography

Jane STEPHENS was born about 1804. She married William James REYNOLDS on 23 June 1823 in Cobham, Surrey, - witnesses John and Mary Stephens.2 Jane STEPHENS died on 22 June 1864 in 18 St. George’s Square, London.3
Probate of the will of Jane Reynolds was granted to her sons William James Reynolds of the Royal Military Asylum Chelsea, Charles Stephens Reynolds of 5 Downs-Park-road Lower Clapton, Chicory Cocoa and Mustard Manufacturer, and Frederic Cornell Reynolds, Engineer.3

Children with William James REYNOLDS b. 16 December 1794, d. 3 July 1858

SonWilliam James REYNOLDS b. about 1824, d. 7 May 1899
SonEdward REYNOLDS b. 7 October 1825, d. 12 January 1895
SonCharles Stephens REYNOLDS b. about 1827, d. 30 June 1885
DaughterMary REYNOLDS b. about 1829
SonHerbert REYNOLDS b. about 1834, d. 28 August 1858
SonFrederic Cornell REYNOLDS b. 18 December 1836, d. 1 September 1868
SonArthur REYNOLDS b. about 1838
DaughterAlice Jane REYNOLDS b. 1843, d. 25 August 1921
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S710] Ancestry.com. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA
  3. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA

Last Edited2 February 2012

Mary STEPHENS1

F, #135, b. about 1806, d. 16 December 1880

Parents

FatherJohn STEPHENS b. about 1770, d. before October 1837
MotherMary HARRIS

Biography

Mary STEPHENS was born about 1806. She died on 16 December 1880 in 18 St. George’s Square, London.2
The family story is that Mary Stephens brought up her sister’s family, Jane Reynolds having died. (Although, the children were all grown up by the time of Jane’s death in 1864, Mary did appear to have lived with the family from at least 1835 and moved with them from Herefordshire to Suffolk to London). In the 1871 England census Mary is enumerated at 18 St. George’s Square, London, with nieces Alice J. Reynolds (a teacher aged 27) and Mary Reynolds (aged 41), and a cousin Elizabeth Stephens (aged 47).1,3
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA
  3. [S38] England Census

Last Edited2 February 2012

William James REYNOLDS1

M, #136, b. 16 December 1794, d. 3 July 1858

Biography

William James REYNOLDS was born on 16 December 1794 in London.2 He married Jane STEPHENS, daughter of John STEPHENS and Mary HARRIS, on 23 June 1823 in Cobham, Surrey, - witnesses John and Mary Stephens.3 William James REYNOLDS died on 3 July 1858, at age 63, in Pimlico, London.4
William James Reynolds was the son of William and Ann Eliza Reynolds. His first two sons were born in London, but by 1827 he was living in Fownhope, Herefordshire where his 3rd son was born. In that year William James and his brother John Charles Reynolds entered into a partnership with William Purchas to manage the Fownton Brewery that had been founded by William Purchas’s father. By 1836 he was living at Wormsley Grange, and from that address he announced an offer of shares in a new district bank, which became the Herefordshire Banking Company in which he and his brother John Charles were shareholders. By 1838 he had moved to Stonham Parva in Suffolk as a farmer; in the 1841 census his wife and 4 of his children, together with his sister in law Mary Stephens, were enumerated there. In 1843 his 8th and last child was born in Stratford, London. He was enumerated in the 1851 census in the household of his sister in law Mary Stephens at 143 & 144 Bishopsgate, London, and described as a retired farmer. His wife Jane and 6 of his children were recorded in the same household.5,6,7,8

Children with Jane STEPHENS b. about 1804, d. 22 June 1864

SonWilliam James REYNOLDS b. about 1824, d. 7 May 1899
SonEdward REYNOLDS b. 7 October 1825, d. 12 January 1895
SonCharles Stephens REYNOLDS b. about 1827, d. 30 June 1885
DaughterMary REYNOLDS b. about 1829
SonHerbert REYNOLDS b. about 1834, d. 28 August 1858
SonFrederic Cornell REYNOLDS b. 18 December 1836, d. 1 September 1868
SonArthur REYNOLDS b. about 1838
DaughterAlice Jane REYNOLDS b. 1843, d. 25 August 1921
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  3. [S710] Ancestry.com. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA
  4. [S896] Death announcement: William James Reynolds ; Hereford Journal, Wednesday 14 July 1858, pg. 4, “July 3, in Pimlico, London, William James Reynolds, Esq., late of the Grange, in this county.”
  5. [S898] Hereford Journal, Wednesday 31 January, 1827, pg. 3
  6. [S899] Hereford Journal, Wednesday 25 May, pg. 3
  7. [S900] A list of the country banks of England and Wales ... (1838) Page 182 ; -books.google.co.uk
  8. [S38] England Census

Last Edited2 February 2012

Susannah BEAUMONT1

F, #137, b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Susannah BEAUMONT was born about 1785.2 She married Joseph STEPHENS, son of Lawrence STEPHENS and Hannah MEREDITH. Susannah BEAUMONT died on 8 July 1844 in Little Dilwyn, Herefordshire.2
Susannah Beaumont was from Brinsop near Hereford.

Children with Joseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837

DaughterHannah STEPHENS b. about 1807
DaughterSusanna STEPHENS b. about 1810
DaughterSarah Maria STEPHENS b. about 1813
DaughterAnne STEPHENS b. about 1815
DaughterLouisa STEPHENS b. about 1818, d. 18 August 1885
DaughterJoanna STEPHENS b. about 1820
DaughterMary Jane STEPHENS b. about 1822, d. 1891
DaughterOctavia STEPHENS b. about 1824
DaughterHarriet Susan STEPHENS b. about 1826, d. 10 October 1847
SonRev. Lawrence Johnstone STEPHENS b. about 1828, d. 11 September 1894
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] - first name Susannah from the IGI details for Lawrence Johnstone Stephens, Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S885] Death announcement: Susannah Stephens ; Hereford Journal , Wednesday 10 July 1844, pg. 3, “July 8, at Little Dilwyn, in this county, Susannah, widow of Mr. Joseph Stephens, late of Credenhill, in the 60th year of her age.”

Last Edited31 January 2012

Hannah STEPHENS1

F, #138, b. about 1807

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Hannah STEPHENS was born about 1807. She married Thomas Tyndale GOUGH on 18 June 1832 in Credenhill, Herefordshire.2
Hannah Stephens was mentioned in the will of her aunt Sarah Stephens dated 1847.3

Children with Thomas Tyndale GOUGH b. about 1797, d. 13 October 1868

SonLlewellyn Tyndale GOUGH b. 1840
SonHubert GOUGH b. about 1844, d. 20 April 1934
DaughterEdith Louisa GOUGH b. 1845
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)
  3. [S1130] Will of Sarah Stephens, Widow of Presteign , Radnorshire 11 February 1851 PROB 11/2128; UK National Archives

Last Edited19 March 2012

Susanna STEPHENS

F, #139, b. about 1810

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Susanna STEPHENS was born about 1810.
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Last Edited20 December 2008

Sarah Maria STEPHENS

F, #140, b. about 1813

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Sarah Maria STEPHENS was born about 1813. She married Edwin HOLDSWORTH on 9 August 1842 in Dilwyn, Herefordshire.1
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S890] Marriage announcement: Holdsworth-Stephens ; Hereford Times, Saturday 13 August 1842, pg. 2, “Aug. 9, at Dilwyn, in this county, by the Rev. J. Powell, Edwin Holdsworth, Esq., merchant, of Mexico, to Sarah Maria, second daughter of the late Joseph Stephens, Esq., of the former place.”

Last Edited20 December 2008

Louisa STEPHENS1

F, #141, b. about 1818, d. 18 August 1885

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Louisa STEPHENS was born about 1818 in Dinedor, Herefordshire.2 She married Rev. Walter Rankin JOHNSON on 2 December 1840. Louisa STEPHENS married Philip Smith COXE on 18 April 1849 in St Marylebone Christ Church.3 Louisa STEPHENS died on 18 August 1885 in 34 Ladbroke Grove, Notting Hill, Middlesex.4,5

Child with Rev. Walter Rankin JOHNSON b. 11 July 1787, d. 27 October 1844

DaughterIsabella Ann JOHNSON b. 1843, d. 25 May 1923

Children with Philip Smith COXE b. about 1810, d. 12 April 1868

DaughterFanny COXE b. 21 January 1850, d. 30 August 1936
DaughterMary COXE b. 27 January 1852, d. 18 February 1915
SonPhilip Henry COXE b. 11 June 1854, d. 8 August 1940
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S38] England Census
  3. [S710] Ancestry.com. London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA
  4. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)
  5. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA

Last Edited31 January 2012

Mary Jane STEPHENS

F, #142, b. about 1822, d. 1891

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Mary Jane STEPHENS was born about 1822.1 She married Edward MOOYART on 18 December 1860 in Notting Hill, St John’s, London.2 Mary Jane STEPHENS died in 1891.1
Mary Jane Stephens was living with her sister Louisa Coxe in London in 1851.
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)
  2. [S514] The Gentleman's Magazine (F. Jefferies, 1861) v. 210 p. 97. Google Books online: books.google.com/ accessed Mar 2009. “1860 Dec 18 - At St. John's, Notting-hill, the Rev. E. Mooyart, M.A., Her Majesty's Chaplain at Point de Galle, Ceylon, to Mary Jane, seventh dau. of the late Joseph Stephens. esq., of Dilwyn, Hertfordshire.”

Last Edited31 January 2012

Joanna STEPHENS

F, #143, b. about 1820

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Joanna STEPHENS was born about 1820. She married Rodolph Louis DELAY on 28 July 1841 in Dilwyn, Herefordshire.1
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S887] Marriage announcement: Delay-Stephens ; Hereford Journal - Wednesday 4 August 1841, pg. 3, “July 28, at Dilwyn, in this county, by the Rev. J. Powell, M. Rodolph Louis Delay, of Vevay, Switzerland, and Paris, to Joanna, fifth daughter of the late Joseph Stephens, Esq., of the former place.”

Last Edited20 December 2008

Octavia STEPHENS

F, #144, b. about 1824

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Octavia STEPHENS was born about 1824.
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Last Edited20 December 2008

Harriet Susan STEPHENS

F, #145, b. about 1826, d. 10 October 1847

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Harriet Susan STEPHENS was born about 1826. She died on 10 October 1847 in Little Dilwyn, Herefordshire.1
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S888] Death announcement: Harriet Susan Stephens ; Hereford Journal, Wednesday 13 October 1847, pg. 3, “Oct. 10, at Little Dilwyn, in this county, Harriet Susan, youngest daughter of the late Joseph Stephens, Esq., aged 21 years.”

Last Edited31 January 2012

Rev. Lawrence Johnstone STEPHENS

M, #146, b. about 1828, d. 11 September 1894

Parents

FatherJoseph STEPHENS b. about 1778, d. 14 February 1837
MotherSusannah BEAUMONT b. about 1785, d. 8 July 1844

Biography

Rev. Lawrence Johnstone STEPHENS was born about 1828.1 He married Eliza Jane RIPPINGALL on 18 January 1859 in All Souls, Langham Place, London.2 Rev. Lawrence Johnstone STEPHENS died on 11 September 1894.3
Address in 1860 Howick, Alnwick, Northumberland. — Caius Coll Camb. B.A. 1851, M A. 1855 ; Deacon 1852, Priest. 1853, both by Bp of Wore ; Curate of Howick, 1859 ; late Curate of Lesbury, Northumberland; formerly Curate of Shawbury, Shropshire. He married a widow. He was living at Haddon House, Shelley Road, Worthing in the year of his death.4,3
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S38] England Census
  2. [S516] The Ipswich Journal (Ipswich, England), Saturday, January 22, 1859; Issue 6246. Marriage announcement: Stephens-Pooley. 19th Century British Library Newspapers, Gale Digital Collections, accessed online Mar 2009. “18th inst., at All Souls' Church, Langham-place, by the Rev. W. Ince, sub-rector of Exeter Coll., Oxford, assisted by the Rev. George Sadler, the Rev. Lawrence J. Stephens, M.A., to Eliza Jane Pooley, widow of the Rev. W.E. Pooley, and fourth daughter of the late Rev. S.F. Rippingall, of Langham-hall, Norfolk.”
  3. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA
  4. [S95] Crockford’s Clerical Directory 1861 (Google Books accessed online Nov 2008)

Last Edited25 August 2010

Peter STEPHENS1

M, #147, b. about 1819, d. 1886

Parents

FatherJames STEPHENS b. about 1775, d. 4 October 1837
MotherAnn SHAW b. about 1788, d. 22 October 1824

Biography

Peter STEPHENS was born about 1819 in Lower Harpton, Herefordshire.2 He married Esther COOKE, daughter of John Dunne COOKE and Esther NOTT, on 29 August 1854 in Brampton Bryan, Herefordshire.3 Peter STEPHENS died in 1886 in Leominster Registration District, Herefordshire.4
In 1861 Peter Stephens was a Farmer of 350 acres at Lower Harpton, Herefordshire. He was living at 10 Bridge Street, Leominster in 1881, a retired farmer. He was mentioned in 1827 as the godson of his father’s brother in law, Peter Stephens of Presteigne.5

Children with Esther COOKE b. about 1826, d. 1891

SonPeter Cooke STEPHENS b. 1855
SonJohn J. STEPHENS b. about 1857
SonSamuel Shaw STEPHENS b. about 1859, d. 6 August 1863
SonWilliam E. STEPHENS b. 1860
DaughterAnna Lavinia STEPHENS b. 1861
DaughterEsther M. STEPHENS b. about 1864
DaughterEmma Jane STEPHENS b. about 1865
SonFrank Lawrence STEPHENS b. 1866
SonHarry S. STEPHENS b. about 1869
SonJoseph A. STEPHENS b. about 1871
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S38] England Census
  3. [S880] Marriage announcement: Stephens-Cooke ; Hereford Journal, Wednesday 6 September 1854, pg. 3, “Aug. 29, at Brampton Brian, by the Rev. W. R. Arrowsmith, Peter, eldest son of the late Mr. James Stephens, of Lower Harpton, to Esther, third daughter of Mr. John Dunne Cooke, of Brampton Brian, in this county.”
  4. [S36] England & Wales FreeBMD (Ancestry.com)
  5. [S912] Will of Peter Stephens, Gentleman of Presteign , Radnorshire 12 October 1827 PROB 11-1732 ; UK National Archives

Last Edited16 February 2012

Anne STEPHENS1

F, #148

Parents

FatherJames STEPHENS b. about 1775, d. 4 October 1837
MotherAnn SHAW b. about 1788, d. 22 October 1824

Biography

Anne Stephens was mentioned in the will of her aunt Sarah Stephens as the eldest child. She lived with sister Elizabeth in Hereford.2,1
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  2. [S1130] Will of Sarah Stephens, Widow of Presteign , Radnorshire 11 February 1851 PROB 11/2128; UK National Archives

Last Edited19 March 2012

James Lawrence STEPHENS

M, #149, b. about 1822, d. 30 June 1888

Parents

FatherJames STEPHENS b. about 1775, d. 4 October 1837
MotherAnn SHAW b. about 1788, d. 22 October 1824

Biography

James Lawrence STEPHENS was born about 1822 in Lower Harpton, Herefordshire.1 He married Helena TRISTRAM on 24 November 1853 in Hereford, St. Martin’s.2 James Lawrence STEPHENS died on 30 June 1888 in Harold Street, Hereford.3,4
In 1861 James Lawrence Stephens was an Ironmonger employing 4 men and living at High Town, Hereford. In 1871 he was a Wines & Spirits agent living at 7 Bridge Street, Hereford.

Children with Helena TRISTRAM b. about 1822, d. 1909

SonJames Henry STEPHENS b. 1856
SonWilliam Tristram STEPHENS b. 1857
DaughterHelena Louisa STEPHENS b. about 1860
Relationship:2nd great-grandson of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S38] England Census
  2. [S7] IGI: International Genealogical Index
  3. [S68] Private communication: Ian Hillman from original documents of Pam Clark
  4. [S740] Ancestry.com. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA

Last Edited3 February 2012

Mary STEPHENS

F, #150

Parents

FatherJames STEPHENS b. about 1775, d. 4 October 1837
MotherAnn SHAW b. about 1788, d. 22 October 1824

Biography

Mary STEPHENS married Basil Bentley BRIDGEWATER on 1 June 1847 in Old Radnor.1

Children with Basil Bentley BRIDGEWATER b. about 1818, d. 10 April 1901

DaughterEllen Bentley BRIDGEWATER b. 1849, d. 4 March 1932
SonJames BRIDGEWATER b. about 1852
SonEdward B. BRIDGEWATER b. about 1855
DaughterMary A. BRIDGEWATER b. about 1857
DaughterElizabeth Alice BRIDGEWATER b. 1859
Relationship:2nd great-granddaughter of Josiah MEREDITH b. before 1670, d. 1707
Appears on:Meredith Indented Chart

Citations

  1. [S879] Marriage announcement: Bridgewater - Stephens ; Hereford Times, Saturday 5 June 1847, pg. 5, “[June] 1, at Old Radnor, by the Rev. Lewis, of Clungunford, B. Bentley Bridgewater, Esq., of Harpton Court Farm, Radnorshire, to Mary, second daughter of the late Mr. James Stephens, of Lower Harpton, in this county.”

Last Edited11 November 2008