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LEY & SEARLE

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Francis Henry LEY & Eliza SIREY
m. 3 Jul 1831 Topsham, Devon, England
Batch M051731 Microfilm 962976

James William b. 23 Sep 1832 c. 14 Oct 1832 Topsham, Devon, England
Francis Henry LEY & Eliza
Batch P001841 Microfilm 962976


Thomas SEARLE & Ann MAUNDER
m. 11 Apr 1819 Salcombe Regis, Devon, England
Batch M051591 Microfilm 916930

Harriet c. 8 Jun 1834 Salcombe Regis, Devon, England
Thomas SERLE & Anne
Batch C051591 Microfilm 916930
 
Arrivals ??

NSW Marriage 271/1856 LEY JAMES WILLIAM - SEARLE HARRIET - SYDNEY * 10 Jun
 
Francis Henry Ley Mar 1862 St Thomas 5b 40 age 52
Buried as Henry Ley 16 February 1862 St Luke's, Countess Wear, Topsham

Eliza Ley Mar 1881 St Thomas 5b 37 age 71
Buried 30 March 1881 St Luke's, Countess Wear, Topsham
 
James – 1909 NSW

https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/15111678?searchTerm=james william ley

https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/190063709/james-william-ley

James William Ley b 23 Sept 1832 baptised 14 Oct 1832 Topsham Devon – Francis Henry Ley & Eliza – FHL 962976
Francis Henry Ley (1811 - 1862) married 3 July 1831 Topsham Devon to Eliza Sirey/Sircy (1810-1881) – FHL 917543, 962976

Harriett – 1903
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/14576785?searchTerm=harriett ley
https://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/71487774?searchTerm=harriett ley

Harriett Searle baptised 20 Nov 1833 Petworth Sussex – Thomas & Ann Searle

Harriett 21 & sister Ann arrived 23 Aug 1855 on “Mangerton” NSW Assisted

Ann married 26 July 1856 Sydney to William Barnard Drewett & died 1918 Maitland

another sister Susan married 27 Sept 1855 Christchurch NZ to George Kerridge (1826-1907) & she died 27 March 1919 Jubilee Home Woolston Christchurch NZ
another sister Sophia married Sept 1850 Farrington Devon to Thomas Smith (1823-1863) & she died Feb 1887 Christchurch
 
Thanks Val.

From Salcombe Devon

Thomas SEARLE & Ann MAUNDER
m. 11 Apr 1819 Salcombe Regis, Devon, England
Batch M051591 Microfilm 916930

Harriet c. 8 Jun 1834 Salcombe Regis, Devon, England
Thomas SERLE & Anne
Batch C051591 Microfilm 916930
 
Anne Searle
Father's Name Thomas Searle
Mother's Name Anne
Christening 6 Nov 1836
Event Place Salcombe Regis, Devon, England
Microfilm Number 916930
Batch C051591
 
Susan Searle
Christening 7 August 1831
Salcombe Regis, Devon, England
Parents Thomas Searle, Ann

I can't see Sophia.
 
1851
HO107 Piece 1866 Folio 301 Page 17
Civil Parish: Topsham
County: Devon
Registration District: St Thomas
Sub-RD: Topsham
ED: 5e
No of Schedule: 59
Address: Countess Wear
Frances Ley Head Mar 42 Lighterman Topsham Devon
Eliza Ley Wife Mar 42 - Bucks ?
Francis Ley Son 16 Labourer Topsham Devon
Ann Ley Dau 14 Scholar Topsham Devon
Eliza Ley Dau 12 Scholar Topsham Devon
Mary J Ley Dau 10 Scholar Topsham Devon
William Ley Son 7 Scholar Topsham Devon
Ellen Ley Dau 5 Scholar Topsham Devon

1861
RG09 Piece 1386 Folio 122 Page 14
Civil Parish: Topsham
County: Devon
Registration District: St Thomas
Sub-RD: Topsham
ED: 8
No of Schedule: 66
Address: Road Higher Village
Henry Ley Head Mar 50 Ag Labourer Topsham Devon
Eliza Ley Wife Mar 51 Ag Labourer Wife Taplow Devon ?
Francis Ley Son Unm 26 Shipwright Topsham Devon
Ann Ley Dau Unm 23 - Topsham Devon
William Ley Son Unm 18 Ag Labourer Topsham Devon
Ellen Ley Dau 15 - Topsham Devon

1871
RG10 Piece 2051 Folio 113 Page 5
Civil Parish: Topsham
County: Devon
Registration District: St Thomas
Sub-RD: Topsham
ED: 8
No of Schedule: 28
Address: Buildings
Eliza Ley Head Widow 62 Paper ... ? Tapton ? Buckingham
Ellen Ley Dau Unm 25 Paper Sorter Topsham Devon
 
Arrived 29 Jul 1855 - As inspected 23 Aug 1855 - Reel 2471
SEARLE Harriett 21 Cook Salcombe Co Devonshire Thomas & Ann Searle Mother dead Father living at Salcombe CofE Both None Good None £1
SEARLE Anne 18 Nursemaid Salcombe do CofE Both None Good None £1

Parents actually living in Sidbury.
 
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