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BILES of Nettlecombe/Powerstock

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All births are Nettlecombe/Powerstock unlewss otherwise noted.
My BILES research starts with;
George b 1798 m Elisabeth b 1799 Meriot Somerset
Their family;
Henry b 25/12/1830
John b 20/05/1832
William b 26 Oct 1834
Martha b 08/05/1836 g 07/1875 m 21/07/1859 Benjamin Churchill b 12/1833 d 02/1920 Crewekerne Somerset
George b 1861 "
Eliza b 1862 "
Elizabeth Jane b 1854 "
Ann b 1866 "
James b 1867 "
Jane b 1869 "
Mary b 1872 "
there is a remarriage and further children
Thomas b 25/021838
Benjamin b 21/04/1839 d March Quater 1865
Eliza b 1844
Thomas b 1838 m Jane (nee COUSINS )b 1832
their family
Elisabeth b 1860 m 28 Dec 1880 Edward George HONEYBUN d 8 Nov 1917
Thomas b 1864
Frances Jane b 1865 m 1895 Francis TAYLOR of Watford Herts d 1953
George b 1868
William b 1870
Kitty Maud b 1877
Any information would be appreciated
Thank You
Paul
 
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Hi Paul,

1861 census -civil parish Powerstock reg dist Beaminster, sub reg dist Beaminster

Benjamin Biles son age 20 occ ag labourer born Nettlecombe
Eliza Biles dau age 19 born Nettlecombe
Elizabeth Biles wife age 63 born Lincolnshire Not Known
George Biles head age 65 occ ag lab born Powerstock
Henry Biles son age 30 occ ag lab born Powerstock

1871 census-civil parish Portland

Henry Byles head age 40 occ labourere born Powerstock
Maria Byles wife age 57 born Ashgrove
Charles -owel (not sure of 1st letter) wifes son from 1st husband born Wyke Regis occ labourer

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Cannot find Benjamin on the 1871/1881 census, there is a death, year reg 1865
Benjamin Biles Mar 1/4 dist Blanford, Dorest vol 5a page 215

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Found the following

Marriage Elizabeth Biles year 1880 Dec 1/4 dist Dorechester, vol 5a page 741 a Edwin Honeybun is listed.

1881 census

civil parish Portland reg dist Weymouth sub reg dist Portland

village of Weston-Weston Street

Elizabeth Honeybun wife age 21 born Powerstock
Edward (says Edward on census) Honeybun husband age 22 born Bradpoole, Dorset, occ
labourer

Definately says Edwin on the marriage index.

Oops you've already got Elisabeths marriage info.

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Marriage Martha Biles year 1859 Sept 1/4 dist Chard, Devon, Dorset,Somerset a Benjamin Churchill is also listed, vol 5c page 732

1861 census-civil parish Crewkerne Somerset, reg dist Chard sub reg dist Crewkerne

address poples Well?

Martha Churchill wife age 24 born Nettlecombe
Benjamin Churchil head age 26 born Crewkerne occ ------web router?
George Churchill son age 10 months born Crewkerne

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1861 census

civil parish Powerstock

Thomas Biles boarder age 23 born Nettlecombe occ ag. labourer
Janes Biles wife age 27 born Powerstock
Jane Cousins age 62v wife born Powerstock
William head age 62 born Wareham occ ag labourer

living in previous household are:-

Joseph Cousins head wid age 34 born Nettlecombe occ ag labourer
Elizabeth Cousins dau age 10 born West Milton
Emily Cousins dau age 8 born West Milton
Sarah Cousins dau age 6 born West Milton

7 households along are:-

Edwin Cousins head age 35 occ carter born Powerstock
Sarah Cousins wife age 37 born Powerstock
Henry Cousins son age 7 born Powerstock
John Cousins son age 3 born Powerstock

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As follows:-

1881 census- civil parish Portsea

address 5, Rudmore place

William Byles head age 45 born Powerstock occ pensioner
Ellen Lampen Byles wife age 44 born Portsmouth
Fred Byles son age 7 born portsmouth
Leah Byles dau age 5 born portsmouth
Ada Byles dau age 3 born Portsmouth

Marriage William Byles year 1856 Dec 1/4 dist Portsea vol 2b page 661 a Ellen Lampin Griffiths is also listed.

On the 1891 census William has his birth place as Bridport Dorset and his occ is gen labourer no sign of Leah on 1891 census.


1901 census civil parish Easton, reg dist Winchester, sub reg dist Micheldever

address in the village

William Byles head wid age 54 occ farm labour born Powerstock. He's only aged 9 years in 20 years lucky William.

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Births for:-

Ellen Lampon Byles 1865 Sept 1/4 dist Portsea Island vol 2b page 379
Leah Byles 1875 Dec 1/4 Portsea Island vol 2b page 389
Ada Byles 1877 Dec 1/4 Portsea Island vol 2b page 423
Fred Byles 1873 June 1/4 Portsea Island vol 2b page 398
Emma Lampen Byles 1870 June 1/4 Portsea Island vol 2b page 409
Harry Lampen Byles 1872 Mar 1/4 Portsea Island vol 2b page 493

There were more with the name Byles reg dist Portsea Island but only picked out the ones from the census plus ones with the middle name of Lampen or similar.

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Biles in Powerstock.

From the Parish register in Powerstock: Sarah Biles (my 4xG Grandmother) - baptised 19 October 1790. Her parents were George Biles and Elizabeth Millar.
 

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Dear Rik;
Thank you for e mail in re BILES. As to werther or not they are related to my BILES I am unsure. my earliest names are George BILES b 1798 and his wife Elisabeth b 1799 in Somerset. Again thanks for the interest
All the best
Paul:)
 
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