Walter Charles Mayhew was born 6th Oct 1860 in Kempston, Bedfordshire, England and was the fifth of nine children. His father John Mayhew was an Agricultural Labourer and Walter was a General Labourer & Gravel Digger. Walter married my 2nd Great Grandmother Elizabeth Finding on 12th Oct 1881 and they had 11 children together between… Read More »
Ernest Benjamin Mayhew was born 19th July 1885 in Joyce’s Yard, High Street, Kempston, Bedfordshire, England. He was the third of eleven children and his father, Walter Charles Mayhew, worked as a general labourer. Ernest worked as a groom chauffeur and served as a Private in the Royal Army Service Corps during WWI and was… Read More »
Yet to confirm.
John Mayhew was born in 1801 (possibly July) in Bromham, Bedfordshire, England and worked as an agricultural labourer. His father was also called John and he had one brother before his dad died. His mother remarried but had no more children. John married my 4th Great Grandmother Sarah Harrison on 11th June 1821 in St… Read More »
I have no record of John Mayhew‘s birth, just his and his wife’s name (Cazey) on the baptism record for my 4th Great Grandfather (also called John) in 1801, and a second child (James) in 1804. A fitting marriage record is found in 1800 for John Mayhew to Casey Grey. All these events happen in… Read More »
John Mayhew was born in 1824 in Bromham, Bedfordshire, England and was the second of five children from his fathers first marriage. John was an agricultural labourer like his father, who was also called John (as was his grandfather and great grandfather!). John married my 3rd Great Grandmother Louisa Barker (a lacemaker) on 2nd Sep… Read More »
I have no record of Kazey Grey‘s birth, just hers and her husband’s names (John Mayhew) on the baptism record for my 4th Great Grandfather (also called John) in 1801, and a second child (James) in 1804. A fitting marriage record is found in 1800 for John Mayhew to Casey Grey. All these events happen… Read More »
Sarah Harrison was born in 1830, most likely in Bedfordshire, England (possibly somewhere near Eaton Socon where she married before moving to Bromham). I haven’t traced her parents and only know her birth year from her burial record. Sarah Harrison married my 4th Great Grandfather John Mayhew (an agricultural labourer) on 11th June 1821 in… Read More »
Amelia Elizabeth Cowley (Millie) was born 4th Feb 1887 at 47 Priory Street, Bedford, Bedfordshire, England. She was the second of five children, and her father Joseph James Cowley worked as a Coachman and Groom. Millie married my Great Grandfather Ernest Benjamin Mayhew in 1907 and they had four children; my Grandfather Cecil being the… Read More »
Louisa Barker was born 2nd May 1830 in Kempston, Bedfordshire, England. She was the eighth of nine children born to her father John Barker (an agricultural labourer) and mother Mary Allen (a lacemaker just like herself). I have two direct lines of Barkers on this side of my family which, as far as I have… Read More »
Yet to confirm.