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James Brears and Hannah Fisher Goodall




Husband James Brears

           Born: Abt 1836 - Yeadon, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: Aug 1896 - Mirfield, Yorkshire
         Buried: 20 Aug 1896 - Mirfield, Yorkshire


         Father: Thomas Brears (Abt 1814-1872)
         Mother: Elizabeth Dawson (Abt 1814-1850)


       Marriage: Between Oct and Dec 1861 - Manchester District, Lancashire

Events

Occupation: Tailor, living with father, 1851, Kirkheaton, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Tailor, staying with (brother?) Ephraim Brears, 1861, Manchester, Lancashire.

Occupation: Master tailor, 1871, Mirfield, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Tailor, 1881, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Tailor, 1891, Mirfield, Yorkshire.




Wife Hannah Fisher Goodall

           Born: 5 Apr 1839 - Leeds, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 28 Apr 1839 - Leeds, Yorkshire
           Died: 1905
         Buried: 

Events

abode: Widowed, 1901, Ravensthorpe, Yorkshire.


Children

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James Brears and Clara Webster




Husband James Brears

           Born: Abt 1868 - Heckmondwike, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 26 Jan 1955
         Buried: 


         Father: Thomas Brears (1844-1919)
         Mother: Sarah Robinson (Abt 1843-1923)


       Marriage: 9 May 1891 - Birstall, Yorkshire

Events

Occupation: Blanket finisher, bachelor, living with parents, 1891, Heckmondwike, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Blanket finisher, 1901, Heckmondwike, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Glass & china dealer, 1911, Heckmondwike, Yorkshire.




Wife Clara Webster

           Born: Abt 1872 - Liversedge, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1949
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Children
1 F Ella Brears

           Born: Abt 1892 - Liversedge, Yorkshire
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2 M Alfred Brears

           Born: Abt 1894 - Heckmondwike, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 1898 - Heckmondwike, Yorkshire
           Died: 
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James Brears and Agnes Hannon




Husband James Brears

           Born: Abt 1872 - Normanton, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1945
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         Father: William Brears (1833-1906)
         Mother: Ann Benn (Abt 1833-1903)


       Marriage: Between Jul and Sep 1906 - Wakefield District, Yorkshire

Events

Occupation: Colliery labourer, 1891, Haigh Moor, Whitwood, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Colliery Deputy (below), living with parents, 1901, Haigh Moor Cottage, Whitwood, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Colliery deputy below ground, 1911, Normanton, Yorkshire.




Wife Agnes Hannon

           Born: Abt 1874 - Normanton, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1952
         Buried: 


Children
1 M Johnny Brears

           Born: 27 Sep 1907 - Normanton, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1977
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Rose Annie Kirkham
           Marr: Jun 1929 - Wakefield District, Yorkshire


2 F Monica Brears

           Born: 9 Sep 1909 - Normanton, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1987 - Kingston upon Hull, Yorkshire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Reginald Cane
           Marr: Between Oct and Dec 1946 - Lower Agbrigg District, Yorkshire



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James Joseph Brears and Jane Elizabeth Parkin




Husband James Joseph Brears

           Born: Abt 1856 - Swinefleet, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1930
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         Father: William Brears (Abt 1821-1904)
         Mother: Hannah Roberts (Abt 1826-1898)


       Marriage: Between Jan and Mar 1881 - Goole District, Yorkshire

Events

Occupation: Farm labourer, 1881, Freemans Buildings, Swinefleet, Yorkshire.

Occupation: General labourer, 1891, 13 Back Lower Bridge Street, Hook, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Labourer - docks, 1901, Goole, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Labourer, widowed, living with son George, 1911, Goole, Yorkshire.




Wife Jane Elizabeth Parkin

           Born: Abt 1858 - Crowle, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1903
         Buried: 


         Father: George Parkin (Abt 1820-1891)
         Mother: Emma Hornsby (Abt 1824-      )


Events

Occupation: Charwoman, 1881, Freemans Buildings, Swinefleet, Yorkshire.


Children
1 F Emily Anne Brears

           Born: 18 Nov 1881 - Swinefleet, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 11 Dec 1881 - Swinefleet, Yorkshire
           Died: 1969
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Henry Bowman Maskill
           Marr: Between Jul and Sep 1905 - Goole District, Yorkshire


2 M George William Brears

           Born: Abt 1883 - Swinefleet, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 2 Jan 1884 - Swinefleet, Yorkshire
           Died: 1944
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Elsie Broadhead
           Marr: Between Jul and Sep 1908 - Goole District, Yorkshire


3 F Hannah Maria Brears

           Born: Abt 1886 - Goole, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 
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         Spouse: Joe Sutcliffe
           Marr: Between Oct and Dec 1909 - Goole District, Yorkshire


4 F Kate Hornsby Brears

           Born: Abt 1888 - Goole, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1976
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Henry Keeble
           Marr: Between Apr and Jun 1910 - Goole District, Yorkshire


5 M Walter John Brears

           Born: 22 Oct 1895 - Goole, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 1969
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Emily Adelaide Reed
           Marr: 5 May 1917 - Goole, Yorkshire



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James Latham Brears and Ruth Cowan




Husband James Latham Brears

           Born: 1904 - Canada
       Baptised: 
           Died: 24 Dec 1962 - Ontario, Canada
         Buried: 26 Dec 1962 - Fordwich Cemetary, Ontario, Canada


         Father: William Samuel Brears (1866-1941)
         Mother: Sarah Jane Spence (1870-      )


       Marriage: 7 Aug 1935 - Howick Township, Huron, Ontario, Canada



Wife Ruth Cowan 133

           Born: Abt 1911 - Egremont Township, Ontario, Canada
       Baptised: 
           Died: 24 May 2002 - Listowel, Ontario, Canada
         Buried:  - Fordwich, Ontario, Canada


         Father: Robert Sidney Orr Cowan (Abt 1875-      )
         Mother: Ida Leppington (1886-1964)




Children
1 F Living (details have been suppressed)

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2 F Living (details have been suppressed)

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4 M Living (details have been suppressed)

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James Butterill and Jane Brears




Husband James Butterill

           Born: Abt 1814 - Epworth, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 11 Feb 1814 - Epworth, Lincolnshire
           Died: 
         Buried: 


         Father: John Buttery (1783-      )
         Mother: Elizabeth Leaman (Abt 1785-      )


       Marriage: 29 Nov 1836 - Luddington, Lincolnshire

Events

Occupation: Agricultural labourer, 1841, Luddington, Lincolnshire.

Occupation: Agricultural labourer, 1851, Luddington, Lincolnshire.

Occupation: Farm labourer, 1861, Luddington, Lincolnshire.

Occupation: Labourer, 1871, Luddington, Lincolnshire.

Occupation: Labourer, 1881, Luddington, Lincolnshire.




Wife Jane Brears

           Born: Abt 1815 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 7 Feb 1815 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
           Died: 
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         Father: John Brears (1781-      )
         Mother: Susanna Dimberline (1783-      )




Children
1 F Elizabeth Butterill

           Born: Abt 1837 - Thorne, Yorkshire
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2 F Susannah Butterill

           Born: Abt 1838 - Thorne, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 9 Dec 1838 - Thorne, Yorkshire
           Died: 
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         Spouse: Unknown


3 F Hannah Butterill

           Born: Abt 1840 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 25 Oct 1840 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
           Died: 
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4 F Jane Butterill

           Born: Abt 1842 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 16 Oct 1842 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
           Died: 1849
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5 F Mary Butterill

           Born: Abt 1845 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
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6 M William Butterill

           Born: 19 Oct 1847 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 9 Nov 1847 - Methodist Baptism, Axholm, Lincolnshire
           Died: 1918
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Ann Elizabeth Cook
           Marr: Between Oct and Dec 1868 - Goole District, Yorkshire
         Spouse: Francina Badley
           Marr: Between Oct and Dec 1886 - Hull District, Yorkshire


7 F Ann Butterill

           Born: 7 Mar 1850 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 24 Nov 1856 - Methodist Baptism, Axholm, Lincolnshire
           Died: 
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8 M John Butterill

           Born: 20 Jan 1853 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 24 Nov 1856 - Methodist Baptism, Axholm, Lincolnshire
           Died: 
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9 F Emma Butterill

           Born: 1 May 1858 - Luddington, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 11 May 1858 - Methodist Baptism, Axholm, Lincolnshire
           Died: 
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         Spouse: George Middleton
           Marr: Between Oct and Dec 1877 - Goole District, Yorkshire



General Notes: Husband - James Butterill

In the children's baptism records, sometimes James, sometimes William named as father... sometimes Butterill, sometimes Buttery.[JDB]
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John Poskitt and Jane Brears




Husband John Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1830 - Eggborough, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 16 Oct 1830 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 14 Mar 1912 - Yorkshire
         Buried: 17 Mar 1912 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire


         Father: John Poskitt (Abt 1802-1874) 40
         Mother: Sarah Hirst (1807-1883) 40


       Marriage: 1 Dec 1853 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire

Events

abode: Pupil at national school, 1841, Pontefract, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Farmer of 138 acres, 1861, Manor House, Beal, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Farmer of 143 acres, 1871, Beal, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Farmer 500 acres, employing 17 men + 1 boy, 1881, Kellington, Yorkshire.

Occupation: Farmer, 1891, Eggborough, Yorkshire.

abode: Living as a retired farmer, 1901, New House, Whale's Lane, Kellington, Yorkshire.

abode: Living as a retired farmer, 1911, Whitley Bridge, Yorkshire.

Probate: 22 May 1912, Wakefield, Yorkshire.




Wife Jane Brears 45

           Born: Abt 1832 - Kellingley, Yorkshire 45
       Baptised: 17 Mar 1832 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 3 Feb 1919 - Yorkshire
         Buried: 6 Feb 1919 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire


         Father: Thomas Brears (Abt 1803-1880) 17
         Mother: Sarah Cartwright (Abt 1808-1837) 17


Events

abode: Staying with grandmother Leah Brears, 1841, Kellington, Yorkshire.

abode: Living with brother Thomas, 1851, Kellington, Yorkshire.

Probate: 27 Mar 1919, Wakefield, Yorkshire.


Children
1 F Sarah Jane Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1856 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 20 Apr 1856 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 7 May 1957 - Singleton Nursing Home, Holden Road, Salford, Lancashire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Henry Errington Storey 40
           Marr: 1 Jan 1890 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire


2 M John Edward Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1857 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 9 Aug 1857 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 23 Feb 1947 - Kellington, Yorkshire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Elizabeth Coates Hall
           Marr: 18 Sep 1884 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
         Spouse: Elizabeth Baxter 40
           Marr: 16 Jun 1892 - Selby District, Yorkshire


3 M William Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1859 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 13 Sep 1859 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 15 Feb 1939 - Yorkshire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Mary Ada Mollett
           Marr: 10 Nov 1888 - Birkin, Yorkshire


4 F Emily Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1861 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 26 Jun 1861 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 3 Sep 1945
         Buried: 
         Spouse: James Thomas Mollett 40
           Marr: 6 Nov 1889 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire


5 F Hannah Martha Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1863 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 24 Sep 1863 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 3 Oct 1941
         Buried: 6 Oct 1941 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
         Spouse: Herbert Mollett 40
           Marr: 29 Jul 1896 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire


6 M Thomas Henry Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1865 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 28 Dec 1865 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 17 Apr 1942 - Kellington, Yorkshire
         Buried: Apr 1942 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
         Spouse: Sybil Metcalfe
           Marr: Between Jul and Sep 1908 - Fylde District, Lancashire


7 F Gertrude Poskitt

           Born: Abt 1867 - Beal, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 13 Aug 1867 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire
           Died: 13 Sep 1953 - St Anne's on the Sea, The Fylde, Lancashire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: James Henry Swales
           Marr: 28 Oct 1891 - St Edmund King & Martyr, Kellington, Yorkshire



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Gervas Turr and Jane Brears




Husband Gervas Turr

           Born: Abt 1836 - Westwood, Haxey, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 11 Aug 1836 - St Nicholas Church, Haxey, Lincolnshire
           Died: 5 Nov 1909 - Bredenbury, Saskatchewan, Canada
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         Father: Gervas Turr (Abt 1788-      )
         Mother: Mary Golland (Abt 1812-1856)


       Marriage: 11 Aug 1857 - St Nicholas Church, Haxey, Lincolnshire

Events

Occupation: Farmer of 45 acres, 1861, Newbigg, Haxey, Lincolnshire.

Occupation: Farmer of 54 acres, 1871, Newbigg, Haxey, Lincolnshire.

Occupation: Farmer, 1881, Attercliffe cum Darnall, Yorkshire.

Emigration: 1888, Clumber, Saskatchewan, Canada.

abode: 203 East Assiniboia,District S7,Sub District Clumber,Subdivision 106,Map Ref.R-10, 1901.




Wife Jane Brears

           Born: 9 Mar 1838 - Haxey, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 19 Nov 1839 - St Nicholas Church, Haxey, Lincolnshire
           Died: After 1911 - Bredenbury, Saskatchewan, Canada
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         Father: Robert Brears (Abt 1815-1849) 116
         Mother: Ann Chambers (Abt 1816-1887)


Events

Occupation: Linen Draper, 1857, Haxey, Lincolnshire.

Emigration: 1888, Clumber, Saskatchewan, Canada.

abode: 203 East Assiniboia,District S7,Sub District Clumber,Subdivision 106,Map Ref.R-10, 1900.


Children
1 F Ann Amelia Turr

           Born: Abt 1858 - Westwood, Haxey, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 1 Aug 1858 - St Nicholas Church, Haxey, Lincolnshire
           Died: 1886 - Gainsborough District, Lincolnshire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: William Golland
           Marr: Apr 1879 - Doncaster District, Yorkshire


2 F Mary Jane Turr

           Born: Jun 1860 - Westwoodside, Haxey, Lincolnshire
       Baptised: 22 Jul 1860 - St Nicholas Church, Haxey, Lincolnshire
           Died:  - Saskatchewan, Canada
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         Spouse: William Golland
           Marr: Jan-Mar 1889 - Gainsborough District, Lincolnshire


3 F Ada Turr

           Born: 25 Jan 1862 - Haxey, Lincolnshire
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           Died: 1947 - Bredenbury, Saskatchewan, Canada
         Buried: 1947 - Bredenbury Cemetery, Saskatchewan, Canada 132
         Spouse: Henry Brears


4 F Louisa Turr

           Born: 23 May 1866 - Haxey, Lincolnshire
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           Died:  - Saskatchewan, Canada
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         Spouse: Samuel Joseph Watson Taylor
           Marr: 1885


5 M Gervase John Turr

           Born: Abt 1868 - Haxey, Lincolnshire
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           Died: 1 Dec 1939 - Scarborough, Yorkshire
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Emma Jackson
           Marr: Between Oct and Dec 1894 - Hull District, Yorkshire
         Spouse: Ann Elizabeth Jackson
           Marr: Between Jul and Sep 1924 - Pocklington District, Yorkshire


6 F Annie Turr

           Born: Abt 1871 - Haxey, Lincolnshire
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           Died: 1876 - Doncaster District, Yorkshire
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7 M Robert Edward Turr

           Born: 15 Jul 1878 - Sutton, Askern, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died: 29 Oct 1969 - Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
         Buried: 3 Nov 1969 - Saanich, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
         Spouse: Leah Leppington
           Marr: 15 Jan 1908 - Harriston, Wellington, Ontario, Canada


8 M William Turr

           Born: 2 Apr 1881 - Attercliffe, Yorkshire
       Baptised: 
           Died:  - Saskatchewan, Canada
         Buried: 
         Spouse: Flo Hicks 134



General Notes: Wife - Jane Brears

The Gervas Turr Family History (c1974)Mr. and Mrs. Gervas Turr Sr. came to Canada from Yorkshire, England in 1888 with their daughter and son in law S.J.W.Taylor. They settled in the Clumber District close to another daughter and her husband, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Brears who had come out west in 1882. A third daughter, Mrs. Wm. Golland and her husband also lived in the Clumber area. There were also two sons, Robert and William, who married and made their home in the district. Robert married Leah Leppington and William married Flo Hicks. After some years on their farms, both families retired, Robert to BC and William to Bredenbury. Mr. and Mrs. William Turr had one son, who, with his wife Ann, farmed on his father's farm until moving to Yorkton. The farm was sold to Donald Taylor, grandson of S.J.W.Taylor.In their later years Mr. and Mrs. Gervas Turr Sr. made their home with the S.J.W.Taylors until they passed away.
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