Minnie Andrew 1861-1933

When Minnie Andrew was born in 1861 in Parkham, Devon, England, her father, George, was 31, and her mother, Betsy, was 37. She married William Grigg in 1890 in Bideford, Devon, England. She died in June 1933 in Woolfardisworthy, Devon, England, at the age of 72, and was buried in… Continue reading

George Henry Andrew 1860-1937

1871 Census boarder in a house in Bideford, Drapers assistant, house with 4 children and 8 lodgers 1881 census, Head of Household with his sister Annie,  1891 census as above Moved to New Zealand at some stage – no record of that or of marriage.

Mawks and Joe Counsell

 Born Aug 17th 1897 After her Father Jesse’s death went to London for a time as house helper to the family of her uncle Ernest Corley. Margaret returned to Somerset as cheese maker for Leonard Burge at Bow Farm,  Badgworth. Near East Brent. There she met Joseph Counsell from Biddisham, a… Continue reading

Jesse and Annie Hawkings (1861-1900)

  The Family of Jesse and Annie Hawkings (1861-1900) (1 )’ Ferrand Edmund – Born Aug 25th 1886, Married Oct 11th1906-Esther Johnston, Died Dec 1st, 1959.(2) Mary Hembry (Lived approx 1887-9)(3) Ernest William – Born May 24th 1893, Married Lily Alice May Wooltorton.(4) Grace Marian – Born Sept 24th 1894,… Continue reading