Alice (?)

#1651, b. 1760
Last Edited=20 Jul 2003
     Alice (?) was born in 1760.1
Alice married William URIDGE, son of Isaac URIDGE and Sarah CRUNDAL, in 1785.2

Sources of Information:

  1. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  2. [S743] International Genealogical Index - IGI Microfiche 1978 & 1981.

Jane (?)1

#1652
Last Edited=20 Jul 2003
     Jane married William URIDGE in 1690.1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.

Henry URIDGE1

#1653
Last Edited=6 Mar 2003
     Henry married Mary (?) in 1760.2,3

Children of Henry URIDGE and Mary (?)

Sources of Information:

  1. [S743] International Genealogical Index - IGI Microfiche 1978 & 1981.
  2. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  3. [S32] Index of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials in the Parish of Chevening, Kent.

Mary (?)1

#1654, b. 1735
Last Edited=20 Jul 2003
     Mary (?) was born in 1735.2
Mary married Henry URIDGE in 1760.3,4

Children of Mary (?) and Henry URIDGE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S743] International Genealogical Index - IGI Microfiche 1978 & 1981.
  2. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation : Assumption based on date of marriage.
  3. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  4. [S32] Index of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials in the Parish of Chevening, Kent.
  5. [S1] Research undertaken, prior to 2000, by Teresa Pask. Information from non-computerized original research notes.

Eric James GRIEVE

#1657, d. 27 July 2001
Last Edited=6 Mar 2003
     Eric married Helen Elizabeth BARKER circa 1950.1
Eric died on 27 July 2001 in Australia.1

Child of Eric James GRIEVE and Helen Elizabeth BARKER

  • Genene GRIEVE1

Sources of Information:

  1. [S234] Teresa Pask's Research Notes 2000.

Sarah URIDGE1

#1672, b. 1755, d. January 1776
Last Edited=26 Jan 2008
     Sarah URIDGE was born in 1755.2,3 She was the daughter of John URIDGE and Catharine MURREY.2,3 Sarah was baptized as an adult on 30 December 1775 at Sevenoaks, Kent.3 She was buried on 4 January 1776 at Sevenoaks, Kent.4

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1] Research undertaken, prior to 2000, by Teresa Pask. Information from non-computerized original research notes.
  2. [S6] Teresa Pask's Guesses, Theories and Speculation.
  3. [S46] Index of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials in the Parish of St. Nicholas, Sevenoaks, Kent "URIDGE Sar d Jn aet 25 (adult bapt).
  4. [S27] Index of Baptisms, Marriages & Burials in the Parish of Eynsford, Kent. Records held at The Society of Genealogists.

Cornelius REES1

#1673, b. 30 September 1859, d. 7 January 1929
Last Edited=27 Oct 2019
     Cornelius REES was born on 30 September 1859 in Friars Park, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.2,3,4,5 He was the son of David REES and Mary RICHARDS.1,3,4
At the time of his birth registration, he lived with his parents David and Mary at Friars Park, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.3 He was baptised on 19 March 1860 at St. David's Church, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.6
In the census of 7 April 1861 at 152 Dame Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, he was listed as aged 2 born in Carmarthen, the son of David REES.4
In the census of 2 April 1871 at Chequers Alley, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, he was listed as aged 12 born in St. Peters Carmarthen, the step-son of Daniel HOWELLS.7
Cornelius married Anna THOMAS, daughter of David THOMAS and Margaret DAVIES, on 23 December 1880 at The Register Office, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. He was a Black Smith, a Bachelor aged 20 residing at 21 Mill Street Carmarthen. His father was listed as David REES, deceased a Labourer. Witnessed by Thomas MORRIS and John PALMER.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 he was a neighbour of his father-in-law, David THOMAS.5
In the census of 5 April 1881 at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Cornelius was listed as aged 21 born in Carmarthen, the Head of Household; a Labourer, living with his wife Hannah.5
On 19 June 1882, at the time of the birth registration of their son, David John REES, Cornelius and Hannah lived at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. Cornelius was a General Labourer.8
On 13 March 1884, at the time of the birth registration of their son, William Henry REES, Cornelius and Hannah lived at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. Cornelius was a General Labourer.9
On 11 August 1887, at the time of the birth registration of their daughter, Margaret Jane REES, Cornelius and Hannah lived at 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire. Cornelius was a Labourer at Gas Works.10

In the census of 5 April 1891 at 20 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Cornelius was listed as aged 30 born in Carmarthen, the Head of Household; a General Labourer, living in one room with his wife Hannah, and children Dd. John., Wm Hy., Margt., and Sarah. Cornelius and his children were recorded as speaking both Welsh and English, however his wife Hannah spoke only Welsh.11 In the census of 5 April 1891 he was at the same address as his stepfather Daniel HOWELLS, but enumerated as a different household.11
In the census of 31 March 1901 at 13 Deri Terrace, Tylorstown, Ferndale, Glamorganshire, Cornelius was listed as aged 50 born in Carmarthen, the Head of Household; an underground Colliery labourer, living with his wife Hannah, and children Henry, Sarah, and "Maggie". The family all spoke Welsh and English.12 Cornelius was a Miner in 1905.13
In the census of 2 April 1911 at 26 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Cornelius was listed as aged 52 born in Carmarthen, the Head of Household; a Coalminer (Hewer), living with his wife Hannah, and children Henry, and Sarah, The family all spoke both Welsh and English.14
Prior to his wife's death, Cornelius and Hannah lived at 19 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire.15
His wife, Hannah, died in May 1923 in the Carmarthen registration district.16
Cornelius died on 7 January 1929 in 37 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, at the age of 69.17,18 Cornelius was buried on 10 January 1929 at St. David's Church, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, at the age of 69.19

Children of Cornelius REES and Hannah THOMAS

Sources of Information:

  1. [S155] Copy marriage certificate of Cornelius Rees and Anna Thomas (23 December 1880).
  2. [S2] GRO Indexes to Births "GRO Online Index: 1859/Q4 REES, Cornelius RICHARDS 11a 628."
  3. [S166] Copy birth certificate of Cornelius Rees (30 September 1859).
  4. [S689] Image of the 1861 census for Dame Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG9 Piece 4140 Folio 53 Page 27.
  5. [S693] Image of the 1881 census for 39 St. Catherine Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG11 Piece 5398 Folio 37 Page 26.
  6. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com)
    Parish Record Collection - Baptism Record
    Forenames: Cornelius
    Surname: Rees
    Baptism Year: 1860
    Baptism Month: Mar
    Baptism Day: 19
    Place: Carmarthen, St David
    County: Carmarthenshire
    Birth Year: 1859
    Birth Month: Oct
    Birth Day: 1
    Fathers Forenames: David
    Mothers Forenames: Mary
    Page: 90
    Record source:
    Carmarthen baptisms - Transcripts
    Data provider:
    Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru.
  7. [S606] Image of the 1871 census for Chequers Alley, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG10 Piece 5498 Folio 42 Page 32-33.
  8. [S205] Copy birth certificate of David John Rees (29 May 1882).
  9. [S206] Copy birth certificate of William Henry Rees (7 February 1884). Click to view certificate
  10. [S902] Copy birth certificate of Margaret Jane Rees (16 July 1887).
  11. [S690] Image of the 1891 census for 20 Mill Street, St. Peters, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG12 Piece 4517 Folio 111 Page 21.
  12. [S698] Image of the 1901 census for 13 Deri Street, Tylorstown with Ferndale, Ystradyfodwg, Glamorganshire: RG13 Piece 5019 Folio 93 Page 25.
  13. [S153] Copy marriage certificate of Herbert Veasey and Margaret Rees (28 April 1905).
  14. [S901] Image of the 1911 census for 26 Mill Street, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire: RG14 Piece 33040 Schedule 87.
  15. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com)
    Carmarthenshire Burials
    First name(s)     Hannah
    Last name     Rees
    Age     69
    Birth year     1854
    Burial year     1923
    Burial date     28 May 1923
    Place     Carmarthen, St David
    Parish     Carmarthen, St David
    County     Carmarthenshire
    Country     Wales
    Page     4
    Archive year range     -
    Record set     Carmarthenshire Burials.
  16. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths "GRO Online Index: 1923/Q2 REES, Hannah Carmarthen 11a 1215 age 69."
  17. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths "1929/Q1 REES, Cornelius Carmarthen 11a 1678 aged 69."
  18. [S903] Copy death certificate of Cornelius Rees (6 January 1929).
  19. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com)
    Parish Record Collection - Burial Record
    Last name: Rees
    First Name: Cornelius
    County: Carmarthenshire
    Place / Parish:
    Carmarthen, St David
    Age: 69
    Burial Year: 1929
    Burial Month: Jan
    Burial Day: 10
    Page: 22
    Record source: Carmarthen burials - Transcripts
    Data provider: Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru.
  20. [S1051] Website Find My Past - Parish Records Collection (http://www.findmypast.com)
    Parish Record Collection - Baptism Record
    Forenames: Margaret Jane
    Surname: Rees
    Baptism Year: 1887
    Baptism Month: Sep
    Baptism Day: 28
    Place: Carmarthen, St David
    County: Carmarthenshire
    Birth Year: 1887
    Birth Month: Jul
    Birth Day: 16
    Fathers Forenames: Cornelius
    Mothers Forenames: Hannah
    Page: 5
    Record source: Carmarthen baptisms
    Data provider: Welsh Archive Services / Gwasanaethau Archifau Cymru.

Arthur VEASEY1

#1674, b. 20 February 1873, d. 1908
Last Edited=24 Oct 2019
     Arthur VEASEY was born on 20 February 1873 in Wanstrow, Somerset.2,1,3 He was the son of Samson VEASEY and Annie White HILLIER.4,1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at High Street, Upton Noble, Somerset, he was listed as aged 8 born in Wanstrow, the son of Sampson VEASY.1
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Wanstrow Hill Farm, Wanstrow, Somerset, he was listed as a Woodman, aged 18 born in Wanstrow, the son of Sampson VEASEY.5
In the census of 31 March 1901 at Horsehill Lane, Batcombe, Somerset, he was listed as a Spar Maker, aged 28 born in Wanstrow, the son of Sampson VEASEY. It was detailed that he was partially paralysed since 13 years of age.6
Arthur died in 1908 in the Upton Noble registration district.7

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1075] 1881 Census RG11 Piece 2407 Folio 5 Page 3.
  2. [S1076] 1891 Census PRO Ref: RG12/1905 folio 19 page 4.
  3. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 21 August 2004 (Family Bibles).
  4. [S562] Transcript of the 1881 census for Upton Noble, Somerset: RG11 Piece 2407 Folio 5 Page 3.
  5. [S1076] 1891 Census RG12 Piece 1905 Folio 19 Page 4.
  6. [S567] Image of the 1901 census for Batcombe, Somerset: RG13 Piece 2314 Folio 20 Page 17.
  7. [S4] GRO Indexes to Deaths "GRO Online Index: 1908/Q1 VEASEY, Arthur Shepton Mallet 5c 331 aged 34."

Leonora VEASEY1

#1675, b. 18 May 1878, d. 18 May 1964
Last Edited=8 Nov 2019
Leonora Cole née Veasey [1878-1964]
     Leonora VEASEY was born on 18 May 1878 in Wanstrow, Somerset.2,3,4,5 She was the daughter of Samson VEASEY and Annie White HILLIER.1
In the census of 3 April 1881 at High Street, Upton Noble, Somerset, she was listed as aged 2 born in Wanstrow, the daughter of Sampson VEASY.1
In the census of 5 April 1891 at Wanstrow Hill Farm, Wanstrow, Somerset, she was listed as aged 12 born in born in Wanstrow, the daughter of Sampson VEASEY.6 In the census of 31 March 1901 at 78 Bendemere Road, Putney, London, she was listed as a Housemaid, the boarder of John & Julia McLEAN.7,8
On 22 August 1903, Leonora lived at Upton Noble, Batcombe, Somerset.4,9
Leonora married Sydney Francis COLE, son of Thomas Francis COLE and Annie Potter GRANT, on 22 August 1903 at the St. Mary the Virgin Church, Batcombe, Somerset. She was a Spinster aged 25 residing at Upton Noble Batcombe. Her father was listed as Sampson Veasey, a Woodman; Witnessed by Wilfred John Cox and Mabel Ella Cole.10,11,4,12
Leonora and Sydney Francis had a photograph taken in 1903, it was probably taken to mark the occasion of their marriage.13

In 1905, at the time of the birth of their daughter Elsie Muriel Cole, Leonora and Sydney lived at 17 Huxley Avenue, Cheetham, Lancashire, and he was a Commercial Traveller.14

Probably in 1920, Leonora and Sydney Francis had a family group photograph taken with their five children.15 When their grandson, Geoffrey Howard Barker, was christened in 1943-4, it is likely that the family had a family group photograph taken, showing three generations.16
Leonora died on 18 May 1964 in Lytham St. Annes, Lancashire, at the age of 86.5,17
Her husband, Sydney, died in 1974 in the Fylde registration district.18

Children of Leonora VEASEY and Sydney Francis COLE

Sources of Information:

  1. [S1075] 1881 Census RG11 Piece 2407 Folio 5 Page 3.
  2. [S1075] 1881 Census.
  3. [S1076] 1891 Census.
  4. [S151] Copy marriage certificate of Sydney Francis Cole and Leonora Veasey (22 August 1903).
  5. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 19 August 2004 (Cole1.pdf).
  6. [S1076] 1891 Census RG12 Piece 1905 Folio 19 Page 4.
  7. [S545] Image of the 1901 census for Putney, London: RG13 Piece 489 Folio 104 Page 28 "Indexed under Leonara Veasey from Wantokow, Somalia."
  8. [S546] E-mail from Lise Estcourt to Teresa Pask dated 21 August 2004.
  9. [S276] Digital colour photograph of Batcombe Somerset.
  10. [S3] GRO Indexes to Marriages "1903/Q3 Shepton Mallet Volume 5c Page 851."
  11. [S142] Lenora Adams née Veasey "Telephone conversation April 18, 2002."
  12. [S550] Black and white photograph of Sydney and Leonora Cole. Probably taken about the time of their marriage. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view photograph
  13. [S561] Sepia photograph of Sydney & Leonora Cole. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view the family group photograph
  14. [S552] Copy birth certificate of Elsie Muriel Cole (25 May 1905). Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. Click to view certificate
  15. [S558] Sepia photograph of Cole Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back row: Elsie, Arthur, Ralph
    Front row: Leonora, Hilda, Eric, Sydney." Click to view the family group photograph
  16. [S560] Sepia photograph of Cole-Barker Family Group. Kindly provided by Mavis and Lise Estcourt. "Back Row: Sydney Cole, William Barker, William Barker Jnr
    Middle Row: Leonora Cole née Veasey, Elsie Barker née Cole (holding Geoffrey Howard Barker), Constance Barker
    Front Row: Mavis Barker." Click to view the family group photograph
  17. [S1000] Website Ancestry Family Trees (http://www.ancestry.com) http://person.ancestry.com/tree/26151274/
  18. [S442] E-mail from Don Cutten to Teresa Pask, dated 12 January 2004: Death 1974/Q1 Fylde 10c 740.