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Charles BEEVERS
Groom of Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
Ancestors
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Simeonis BEEVERS
~1669 - ~1754
of Almondbury, Yorkshire
Daniel BEEVERS
bap.1712 - ~1762
of Almondbury, Yorkshire
 
George BEEVERS
bap.1756 - ~1817
Cordwainer of Royston, Yorkshire
 
George BEEVERS
bap.1783 - ~1846
Hostler of Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
 
Jonas COPLEY
bap.1716 - bur.1778
Labourer of Cawthorne, Barnsley, Yorkshire
Hannah COPLEY
bap.1755 - 1803
of Darton, Barnsley, Yorkshire
 
Martha MYERS
~1716 - ~1791
of Emley, Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Charles BEEVERS
bap.1810 - 1872
Groom of Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
 
Thomas BEETHAM
1754 - ~1817
of Badsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
Sarah BEETHAM
1784 - ~1867
of Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
 
Susanna WILSON
1754 - ~1817
of Wrangbrook, Pontefract, Yorkshire
Spouses and Descendants
Generations
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Charles BEEVERS
bap.1810 - 1872
Groom of Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
  m. Hannah MARSH (1810 - 1839)
 
George James BEEVERS
bap.1833 - 1892
Railway guard of Selby, Yorkshire
  m. Dinah CLAYTON (1831 - 1892)
 
Charles BEEVERS
~1854 - ~1913
Mason (marble) of Leeds, Yorkshire
William BEEVERS
1857 - 1911
Warehouseman (clothiers) of Mansfield, Nottinghamshire
  m. Mary TURNER (1857 - 1907)
 
Sarah Elizabeth BEEVERS
~1878 - ~1940
Packer (stationery) of Leeds, Yorkshire
Fred BEEVERS
1880 - ~1945
Electrician of Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Eleanor BEEVERS
1884 - 1940
Cinema cashier of Leicester, Leicestershire
  m. Randolph SCOTT (1885 - 1950)
 
Randolph SCOTT
1905 - 1910
of Everton, Lancashire
Edna May SCOTT
1908 - 1994
Cotton Weaver (Part time) of Everton, Lancashire
  m. John 'Jack' FORREST (1907 - 1972)
 
Firth Scott FORREST
1937 - 1937
of Blackburn, Lancashire
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Mona Irene SCOTT
1912 - 1914
of Everton, Lancashire
Edith Annie SCOTT
1915 - 1916
of Blackburn, Lancashire
Frederick 'Fred' BEEVERS
~1866 - ~1919
of Leeds, Yorkshire
Tom BEEVERS
~1868 - ~1925
of Leeds, Yorkshire
Mary BEEVERS
bap.1834 - ~1883
Female servant of Selby, Yorkshire
Narrative and Notes

Charles BEEVERS was born in about 1808/9. He was a horse-keeper and groom.

He married Hannah MARSH in 1832. They only had two children: George James 1831/2 and Mary 1834. Hannah died in 1839 and was buried in Selby on 2 Sep 1839.

He is identified as the father of George BEEVERS on his son's wedding certificate and was living with him in 1841 in Selby together with his cousin-in-law Harriet MARSH. Harriet had married his wife's brother. He is still in Selby in 1851.

By 1871 he was resident at the Union Workhouse in Selby, where he died of gangrene on 9 July 1972. He was buried on 11 July 1872 at Selby Church Yard.

Timeline
Personal Family World
Date
Age*
Event
Place
btw 1808 and 1810
0
Birth 
Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
6 Feb 1809
1
Burial of sister Susannah BEEVERS 
12
Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
21 May 1810
2
Baptism 
34
Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
1810
2
Residence 
Hemsworth, Pontefract, Yorkshire
btw 1831 and 1832
23
Birth of son George James BEEVERS 
5
Selby, Yorkshire
1 Jul 1832
24
Marriage to wife Hannah MARSH 
6
Selby Minster, Selby, Yorkshire, England
21 Sep 1834
26
Baptism of daughter Mary BEEVERS 
78
Selby, Yorkshire
30 Aug 1839
31
Death of wife Hannah MARSH 
9
Selby, Yorkshire
Q1 1840
32
Marriage of brother Thomas BEEVERS and Ann SENIOR 
10
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
7 Jun 1841
30
query Caution: Recorded age does not match calculated age (33).
Census 
11
Gowthorpe, Selby, Yorkshire
7 Jun 1841
33
Occupation: Labourer 
12
Selby, Yorkshire
bef Mar 1851
43
Death of father George BEEVERS 
 
30 Mar 1851
42
query Caution: Recorded age does not match calculated age (43).
Census 
13
Ousgate, Selby, Yorkshire
30 Mar 1851
42
query Caution: Recorded age does not match calculated age (43).
Occupation: Labourer 
Selby, Yorkshire
25 Nov 1851
43
Occupation: Groom 
14
 
25 Nov 1851
43
Marriage of son George James BEEVERS and Dinah CLAYTON 
1516
Brayton, Selby, Yorkshire
9 Jul 1872
63
query Caution: Recorded age does not match calculated age (64).
Death 
 

A form of gangrene occurring particularly in old people, and usually caused by insufficient blood supply due to degeneration of the walls of the smaller arteries.

 
17
Union Workhouse, Selby, Yorkshire
11 Jul 1872
64
Burial 
18
Selby Minster, Selby, Yorkshire, England
23 Dec 1892
84
Death of son George James BEEVERS 
19
10 Hague Terrace, Orange St, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Documented age, Calculated age, Estimated age
Citations
1 - FamilySearch International Genealogical Index

Reprinted by permission. Copyright © 1999-2002 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc

Author: LDS. Publishing Info: © IGI This information has been reproduced with explicit permission of LDS

Susannah Beevers

Female

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Event(s):

Christening: 24 JUL 1808 Hemsworth, , Yorkshire, England

Burial: 06 FEB 1809

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Parents:

Father: George Beevers

Mother: Sarah Beetham

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Source Information:

Film Number: 457314

Page Number:

Reference number:

2 - Hemsworth Parish Records

Buried in 1809

Feb 6 - Susan[na]h daught[e]r of George Beevers, labou[re]r

3 - FamilySearch International Genealogical Index

Reprinted by permission. Copyright © 1999-2002 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc

Author: LDS. Publishing Info: © IGI This information has been reproduced with explicit permission of LDS

Charles Beevers

Male

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Event(s):

Christening: 21 MAY 1810 Hemsworth, , Yorkshire, England

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Parents:

Father: George Beevers

Mother: Sarah Beetham

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Source Information:

Film Number: 457314

Page Number:

Reference number:

4 - Hemsworth Parish Records

May 21 Charles son of George Beevors, labr

5 - UK 1881 Census - 3rd April 1881
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George BEEVERS Head M Male 49 Selby, York, England Railway Porter

Dinah BEEVERS Wife M Female 49 Selby, York, England

Tom BEEVERS Son Male 12 Leeds, York, England Scholar

Andrew MC CULLOCH Boarder U Male 19 Scotland N K Merchants Son

6 - Selby Minster Church Records

LDS Microfilm

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MARRIAGES folemnized in the Parish of Selby in the County of York in the Year 1832

Charles Beevers of this Parish

and Hannah Marsh of this Parish

were married in this Church by banns with Confent of

__ this first Day of July in the Year One thoufand eight hundred and thirty two

    By me J. Muncaster Incumbt

This marriage was folemnized between us{

    Charles X Beevers his mark

    Hannah X Marsh her mark

In the Prefence of{

    Thomas Marsh

    James Marsh

7 - FamilySearch International Genealogical Index

Reprinted by permission. Copyright © 1999-2002 by Intellectual Reserve, Inc

Author: LDS. Publishing Info: © IGI This information has been reproduced with explicit permission of LDS

MARY BEVERS

Female

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Event(s):

Christening: 21 SEP 1834 Selby, Yorkshire, England

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Parents:

Father: CHARLES BEVERS

Mother: HANNAH

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Source Information:

Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

109001 1813 - 1860 0991089, 0991090 Film 6911221 Film

Sheet: 00

8 - Selby Minster Church Records

LDS Microfilm

BAPTISMS solemnized in the Parish of Selby in the County of York in the Year one thousand eight hundred and thirty four

When baptized - Child's Christian Name - Parents Name - Abode - Quality, Trade or Profession - By whom the Ceremony was performed

183 April 5 - Mary daur of Charles & Hannah Bevers - Selby - Horse-keeper - J. Muncaster, Incumbt.

9 - UK General Registry Office Death Certificate
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Superintendent Registrar's District Selby

Registrar's District Selby

1839 DEATHS in the District of Selby in the County of Selby

No.

When Died

Name and Surname

Sex

Age

Rank or Profession

Cause of Death

Signature, Description and Residence of Informant

When Registered

Signature of Registrar

410

Thirtieth of August 1839 at Selby

Hannah Beaver

Female

29 years

Wife of Charles Beaver Horse Keeper

Consumption

The X Mark of Charles Beaver

Occupier of house South Parade, Selby

Second of September 1839

John Forthergill

Senior Registrar

10 - Free BMD

Marriages Mar 1840

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BEEVERS Thomas Huddersfield 22 194

SENIOR Ann Huddersfield 22 194

11 - UK 1841 Census - 7th June 1841

Note: Ages of adults were often rounded down to nearest 5 years. For example, a recorded age of 25 implies an age of between 25 and 29.

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Harriet Marsh - 40 - Widow - Y

James Marsh - 13 - - Y

William Marsh - 6 - - Y

Charles Beavers - 30 - Labourer - Y

George Beavers - 8 - - Y

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Mary Marsh - 65 - Pauper - Y

12 - UK 1841 Census - 7th June 1841

Note: Ages of adults were often rounded down to nearest 5 years. For example, a recorded age of 25 implies an age of between 25 and 29.

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Harriet Marsh - 40 - Widow - Y

James Marsh - 13 - - Y

William Marsh - 6 - - Y

Charles Beavers - 30 - Labourer - Y

George Beavers - 8 - - Y

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Mary Marsh - 65 - Pauper - Y

13 - UK 1851 Census - 30th March 1851
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Charles Beavers - Lodger - Widr - 42 - Labourer - Yorks, Hemsworth

George Watson - Lodger - U - 29 - Tile maker - Yorks, Selby

14 - Beevers - Clayton 1851

1851 Marriage solemnized at after banns in the Parish of Brayton in the County of York

No: 166

When married - November 25th 1851

Name and Surname - Age - Condition - Rank or Profession - Residence at the time of marriage - Father's name and surname - Rank or Profession of father

George Beevers - Of full age - Bachelor - Farmer's Servant - Both of Thorpe in this Parish - Chas Beevers - Groom

Dinah Clayton - A minor - Spinster - Both of Thorpe in this Parish - Wm Clayton - Woodman

Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by _____ or after Banns by me Richd Paver: Vicar

This marriage was solemnized between us: George Beevers, Dinah Clayton in the Presence of us, Sarah Clayton, Samuel Laycock

15 - UK General Registry Office Marriage Certificate
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1851 Marriage solemnized at after banns in the Parish of Brayton in the County of York

No: 166

When married - November 25th 1851

Name and Surname - Age - Condition - Rank or Profession - Residence at the time of marriage - Father's name and surname - Rank or Profession of father

George Beevers - Of full age - Bachelor - Farmer's Servant - Both of Thorpe in this Parish - Chas Beevers - Groom

Dinah Clayton - A minor - Spinster - Both of Thorpe in this Parish - Wm Clayton - Woodman

Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by _____ or after Banns by me Richd Paver: Vicar

This marriage was solemnized between us: George Beevers, Dinah Clayton in the Presence of us, Sarah Clayton, Samuel Laycock

16 - Brayton Parish Records
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1851 Marriage solemnized after Banns in the parish of Brayton in the County of York

No

When Married

Name and Surname

Age

Condition

Rank or Profession

Residence at the Time of Marriage

Father's Name and Surname

Rank or Profession of Father

166

November 25th 1851

George Beevers

Dinah Clayton

Of age

A minor

Bachelor

Spinster

Farm servant

-

Both of Thorpe in this Parish

Chas Beevers

Wm Clayton

Groom

Woodman

Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by me Richd Paver Vicar

This Marriage was solemnized between us {

George Beevers

Dinah Clayton

in the Presence of us, {

Sarah Clayton

Samuel Laycock

17 - UK General Registry Office Death Certificate
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Certified Copy of an Entry of Death

1872 Death in the Sub-District of Selby in the County of York

No - When and where died - Sex - Age - Occupation - Cause of death - Signature, description and residence of informant - When registered - Signature of registrar

388 - Ninth July 1872, Union Workhouse, Selby - Charles Beevers - Male - 63 years - Formerly Groom lately Labourer - Gangrena [senalis] Certified - Maria Pidd, present at Death, Union Workhouse, Selby - Eleventh July 1872 - Richard Shipman, Registrar

18 - Selby Minster Church Records

LDS Microfilm

BURIALS in the Parish of Selby in the County of York in the Year 1872

No. - Name - Abode - When buried - Age - By whom the Ceremony was performed

1268 - Charles Beevers - Selby Union House - July 11 - 63 - F.W.Harper, Vicar

19 - UK General Registry Office Death Certificate
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Certified Copy of an Entry of Death

1892 Death in the Sub-District of Nottingham South East in the County of Nottingham

No - When and where died - Sex - Age - Occupation - Cause of death - Signature, description and residence of informant - When registered - Signature of registrar

118 - Twenty Third December 1892, 10 Hague Terrace, Orange Street, USD - George Beevers - Male - 60 years - Railway Servant - Chronic Bronchitis, Certified by C.R.Davidson - Mary Archer, present at the death, 9 Napoleon Terrace, Bell Street, Nottingham - Twenty Fourth December 1892 - William Marriot Registrar