The Corley Family
Denis Hawkings, in his books about the family from which most of this information comes, suggests the name may be Irish, or from Corley in Warwickshire.
The connection with our family was created when Jesse Hawkings married Annie Corley in 1885 in Highbury Wesleyan Chapel.
The … Continue reading
Little is said about Fred in Denis Hawkings book on the family except he was a farmer.
In the 1914 Kelly’s Directory he is farming at Berrow.
Frederick William Champion joined Highbridge Freemasons in 1921 age 36. Bural (Rural) Philanthropic Lodge. Died age 62 in 1947. Effects £2334 15s 7d to … Continue reading
Arthur Haris was the son of Phillip Harris, a cousin of Jesse Hawkings. They farmed at Brean
They were married in 1902 in Blackford, Wedmore – where Helen came from, daughter of George and Rosa Maria Duckett, farmers.
They were cousins, Mary Anne being the daughter of George Hawkings.
In the 1881 census he is listed as farming at Paradise Farm, with Mary Anne, George aged 2 and his daughter who had not yet been named at the age of 2 days. In the 1883 Post Office Directory … Continue reading
Maurice Robert Champion born Heywood Wilts Aug 18th 1880
Son of Edward Champion and Martha Board.
Died 10th April 1956. Effects £7539 10s 2d. To Claude Board Champion and Muriel Joyce Clapp.
Married Gladys Hicks in 1913.
Birthdate: July 25, 1890
Immediate Family: Daughter of Henry Morse HICKS and Sophia HICKS, … Continue reading
William Joyce Clarke
Born abt 1886 South Molton, Somerset, England Gender … Continue reading
Lived with her parents in South Molton, although she often stayed with her Grandparents (John and Jane Joyce at Fleed Farm, is there for the census in 1901 aged 16) until she married George (Titus) Andrew in 1907 and moved to Holwell. They met at Waterrow Methodist Chapel.
Titus … Continue reading
Born April 1882 South Molton, Devon Gender ♀️ Female … Continue reading
Full Name George Andrew – Birth#1Date of Birth31 Jan 1830Place of BirthEast Putford, Devon, EnglandFatherEdmund Smale AndrewMotherAnn BraySiblings Jane Andrew, Julia Andrew, Mary Ann Andrew, William Edmund Andrew, John Andrew, Edmund Andrew, James Andrew, Thomas AndrewSpouse#1NameBetsy BrookDate of MarriageChildren Oliver Bray Andrew, Herbert Andrew, Annie Matilda … Continue reading