Matt's Forbears in the British Isles

Forbears in the British Isles


1960 - 1901
1900 - 1851
1850 - 1587

Thomas Coldicott, my earliest known forbear, is born in 1587 and marries.

17th century

Thomas Coldicott is born in 1610. He is a husbandman and is buried in 1664 in Ilmington, Warwickshire.

John Coldicott is born in 1641 in Ilmington, Warwickshire, and marries.

18th century

In 1703 William Coldicott (b. 1671 in Ilmington, Warwickshire, d. 1746 in Ilmington, Warwickshire) marries Clementia Underhill (b. 1675) in Shipston on Stour, Warwickshire.

Underhill Coldicott (b. 1715, baptised in Ilmington, Warwickshire, d. 1776 and buried in Church Honeybourne, Worcestershire), a husbandman, marries Ann.

In 1739 Edmund Christian marries Elizabeth Cowin in Onchan, Isle of Man.

In 1751 Richard Fell (b. 1720), Mayor of Kendal, marries Agnes Wilson in Selside, Kendal, Westmorland.

In 1763 ribbon manufacturer John Caldicott (b. 1742, baptised in Ebrington, Gloucestershire, d. 1808 in Coventry) marries Sibella Ludford in St Michaels, Coventry. (Note the change in the spelling of the name.)

In 1770 Edmond Christian (christened 1744 in Onchan, Isle of Man) marries Catherine Cottier (b. c. 1749 in Lezayre, Isle of Man).

In 1780 Thomas Beilby (b. 1747, d. 1826) marries Isabella Fell (b. 1756) in St Peters, Sheffield.

In 1790 John Caldicott (b. 1768, d. 1846) marries Sarah Payne (d. 1856) in St. Peter & St. Paul Parish Church, Aston, Warwickshire.

Robert Saunders marries Henrietta. Their first child, Elizabeth Eycott, is baptised in 1799 in St Phillip's Cathedral, Birmingham.

In 1799 Thomas Kewish (b. 1778 in Lezayre, Isle of Man, d. 1822) marries Isabel Christian (christened in 1777 in Onchan, Isle of Man).

Early 19th century

In 1808 Dr William Beilby (b. 1783 in Sheffield, d. 1849 in Edinburgh), president of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh, marries Maria Catherine Moller (b. 1790, d. 1868) in St Georges, Dublin.

[William Beilby marries Janet Somerville (b. 1802). I think this is a red herring.]

In 1824 William Kewish (b. 1803) marries Catherine Cowley (b. 1803, d. 1883).

[Thomas Leomintly takes Annie for a wife; this may be a red herring.]

Henry Caldicott listed as "haberdasher, hosier etc." of Bull Street. Source: The History, Topography and Directory of Warwickshire, William West, 1830.

In 1831 Alfred Jolly Caldicott marries Henrietta Saunders (baptised 1804 in St Phillip's Cathedral, Birmingham) in St Mary's, Handsworth, Birmingham. "Saunders Miss H. acad. New John-st." (source: William West's History).

In 1835 Dr Alexander MacArthur marries Eliza Beilby (b. 1816 in Edinburgh, d. 1896) in Edinburgh. Maria Alexina (d. 1927) is born in Dublin in 1838 and marries Thomas Carr (b. 1832 in Bermondsey, London, d. 1922) (note: not sure if they marry in the British Isles or in Victoria).

Thomas Michael Kewish (b. 1833), a tailor, marries Leonora Ann Kaye. This is documented online. In 1865 their son Robert James Kewish (d. 1948) is baptised in Lazayre Parish, the Isle of Man. He grows up in Douglas.