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Re: The Tilley Family Lubbenham
« Reply #9 on: Sunday 05 November 17 14:19 GMT (UK) »
Herewith some basics about John Tilley (b 1858 Lubenham, Leicestershire)

(Father) Daniel Tilley (a baker) married Ann Perkins in 1829
They had 9 children - including fourth son George born 1841
Ann died about 1850

(Mother) Mary Ann Ashby (daughter of a blacksmith) married Charles Buswell in 1843
They had a daughter, Sarah Ann (born 1844)
Charles died about 1855

Daniel Tilley married Mary Ann (Ashby) Buswell in Kettering on January 31st 1856
They had 3 children including John (the middle child)

George Tilley married Sarah Ann Buswell in 1864

This meant that John Tilley had:
1 brother and 1 sister
1 half sister (who also became his sister in law)
5 half brothers and 3 half sisters.

George Tilley gained:
4 brothers and 3 sisters
2 half brothers and 1 half sister
1 step sister who also became his wife

Sarah Ann Buswell was presented with:
2 half brothers and 1 half sister
5 step brothers (one who became her husband) and 3 step sisters

The supportive documentation is spread across four different sources

Who was it said family history research wasn't fun!!

Leicester / Northampton: Craxford,  Claypole, Pridmore, Pollard, Tansley, Crane, Tilley
Derby: Naylor, Ball, Haywood
Buckinghamshire: Cook
London: Craxford, Lane Crauford
Tyneside: Nessworthy, Simpson
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You will understand this when I tell you that I can trace my ancestry back to a protoplasmal primordial atomic globule."
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