Thomas Wontner1

M, #153371, b. circa 1696, d. 8 July 1761
Last Edited=22 Aug 2005
     Thomas Wontner was born circa 1696 at Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1 He was the son of unknown (?).1 He married Ann Owens, daughter of Richard Owens and Johan Whitefoote, before 1715 at Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1 He died on 8 July 1761 at Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1 He was buried at Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1
     He was the proprietor at The Golden Lion Inn, Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1 Although records of Wontners are to be found up to three hundred years earlier, Thomas is the earliest from whom an unbroken link can be made to modern times.1

Children of Thomas Wontner and Ann Owens

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Thomas Wontner1

M, #153372, b. 12 September 1747, d. 10 November 1831
Last Edited=22 Aug 2005
     Thomas Wontner was born on 12 September 1747 at Leominster, Herefordshire, England.1 He was the son of John Wontner and Rebecca King.1 He married Margaret Lowe, daughter of Edmund Lowe and Elizabeth Ellis, on 6 January 1770 at St. Peter's, Worcester, Worcestershire, England.1 He died on 10 November 1831 at age 84 at Tibberton Square, Islington, London, England.1 He was buried at Abney Park Cemetery, Islington, London, England.1
     He was registered as a Freeman and Liveryman of the City of London in 1771.1 In 1772 he founded the firm of Thomas Wontner & Sons. He was associated with the founding of the British & Foreign Bible Society and the London Missionary Society, and active with William Wilberforce in the abolition of slavery.1 He was Controller of the Countess of Huntingdon's Chapel in the City between 1782 and 1823.1 He was registered as a Master of the Worshipful Company of Feltmakers in 1793.1 He was a Churchwarden in 1795 at St. Botolph's Church, Aldgate, London, England.1

Children of Thomas Wontner and Margaret Lowe

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Elizabeth Platten1

F, #153373, b. 8 August 1803, d. 1880
Last Edited=17 Aug 2005
     Elizabeth Platten was born on 8 August 1803 at Binham, Norfolk, England.1 She married Henry Peace Harrison, son of Miles Harrison and Elizabeth Yaxley, on 6 November 1827 in a Southrepps, Norfolk, England marriage.1 She died in 1880 at Margate, Kent, England.1

Children of Elizabeth Platten and Henry Peace Harrison

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Ann Wheeler1

F, #153374, b. 16 July 1749, d. 3 April 1826
Last Edited=22 Aug 2005
     Ann Wheeler was born on 16 July 1749 at London, England.1 She was the daughter of John Wheeler and Elizabeth (?).1 She married John Wontner, son of John Wontner and Rebecca King, on 11 September 1770 at St. Alban's, Wood Street, London, England.1 She died on 3 April 1826 at age 76 at Clapton, London, England.1 She was buried at Bunhill Fields.1
      From 11 September 1770, her married name became Wontner.1

Children of Ann Wheeler and John Wontner

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Alexander Aird1

M, #153375, b. 10 March 1836
Last Edited=21 Aug 2005
     Alexander Aird was born on 10 March 1836.1 He was the son of John Aird and Agnes Bennett.1
     He was a director of John Aird & Sons.1 He emigrated to Germany.1
     He had ten other children.1

Children of Alexander Aird

Citations

  1. [S1429] Bernie Aird, "re: Aird Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 21 August 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Aird Family."


Joseph Aird1

M, #153376
Last Edited=21 Aug 2005
     Joseph Aird was the son of John Aird and Agnes Bennett.1 He died, unmarried.1
     He was a tube manufacturer at Birmingham, Warwickshire, England.1

Citations

  1. [S1429] Bernie Aird, "re: Aird Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 21 August 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: Aird Family."

Frank Smith1

M, #153377, b. circa 1840
Last Edited=1 Oct 2011
     Frank Smith was born circa 1840 at Wimborne, Dorset, England.1 He married Lucy Atkinson, daughter of Thomas Atkinson, on 16 February 1865 at St. Andrews, Ashton-on-Ribble, Lancashire, England.2
     He was a Surveyor of Taxes, Inland Revenue.1

Children of Frank Smith and Lucy Atkinson

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.
  2. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Lucy Atkinson1

F, #153378, b. circa 1841
Last Edited=1 Oct 2011
     Lucy Atkinson was born circa 1841 at Ashton-on-Ribble, Lancashire, England.2 She is the daughter of Thomas Atkinson.1 She married Frank Smith on 16 February 1865 at St. Andrews, Ashton-on-Ribble, Lancashire, England.1
      From 16 February 1865, her married name became Smith.2

Children of Lucy Atkinson and Frank Smith

Citations

  1. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."
  2. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Brigitte Emilie Pauline Psaila1

F, #153379, b. 13 March 1958
Last Edited=17 Aug 2005
     Brigitte Emilie Pauline Psaila was born on 13 March 1958 at Sousse, Tunisia.1 She married Christopher Smith, son of Clive Gordon Smith and Alison Milne, in October 1980.1

Children of Brigitte Emilie Pauline Psaila and Christopher Smith

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.

Silvana Philippa Corinna Smith1

F, #153380, b. 18 July 1990
Last Edited=17 Aug 2005
     Silvana Philippa Corinna Smith was born on 18 July 1990 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 She is the daughter of Christopher Smith and Brigitte Emilie Pauline Psaila.1

Citations

  1. [S125] Richard Glanville-Brown, online <e-mail address>, Richard Glanville-Brown (RR 2, Milton, Ontario, Canada), downloaded 17 August 2005.