Rev. Sir John Richardson-Bunbury, 3rd Bt.1

M, #260161, b. 10 October 1813, d. 19 February 1909
Last Edited=4 May 2016
     Rev. Sir John Richardson-Bunbury, 3rd Bt. was born on 10 October 1813.2 He was the son of Sir James Mervyn Richardson-Bunbury, 2nd Bt. and Margaret Moutray.3 He married Maria Anketell, daughter of William Anketell and Sarah Maxwell, on 5 December 1838.1 He died on 19 February 1909 at age 95.2
     He succeeded as the 3rd Baronet Richardson-Bunbury, of Augher, co. Tyrone [I., 1787] on 4 November 1851.2

Children of Rev. Sir John Richardson-Bunbury, 3rd Bt. and Maria Anketell

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3332. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Matilda Jane Anketell1

F, #260162, b. 15 November 1823, d. 14 March 1840
Last Edited=8 Jan 2008
     Matilda Jane Anketell was born on 15 November 1823.1 She was the daughter of William Anketell and Sarah Maxwell.1 She died on 14 March 1840 at age 16.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Catherine Frances Anne Ker1

F, #260163, d. 28 February 1887
Last Edited=9 Jan 2008
     Catherine Frances Anne Ker was the daughter of David Ker.1 She married Major Matthew John Anketell, son of William Anketell and Sarah Maxwell, on 6 February 1840.1 She died on 28 February 1887.1
     From 6 February 1840, her married name became Anketell.1

Children of Catherine Frances Anne Ker and Major Matthew John Anketell

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 19. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Matthew David Anketell1

M, #260164, b. 5 January 1841, d. 17 July 1872
Last Edited=9 Jan 2008
     Matthew David Anketell was born on 5 January 1841.1 He was the son of Major Matthew John Anketell and Catherine Frances Anne Ker.1,2 He died on 17 July 1872 at age 31, killed by a fall from his horse.1
     As of 8 May 1870, Matthew David Anketell was considered the head of the Anketell family.1 He was an actor, diarist, and Egyptian Hieroglyphist.1 He lived at Anketell Grove, County Monaghan, IrelandG.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S47] BIFR1976. [S47]

Oliver Frederick Anketell1

M, #260165, b. 27 February 1850, d. 10 February 1872
Last Edited=8 Jan 2008
     Oliver Frederick Anketell was born on 27 February 1850.1 He was the son of Major Matthew John Anketell and Catherine Frances Anne Ker.1 He died on 10 February 1872 at age 21, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]


William Ancketill1

M, #260166, b. 16 March 1851, d. 5 July 1931
Last Edited=9 Jan 2008
     William Ancketill was born on 16 March 1851.1 He was the son of Major Matthew John Anketell and Catherine Frances Anne Ker.1 He married Jean Laing Falkner, daughter of Robert Falkner, on 15 July 1875.1 He died on 5 July 1931 at age 80.1
     He was a violinist.1 He was given the name of William Anketell at birth.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Royal Tyrone Fusiliers.1 As of 17 July 1872, William Ancketill was considered the head of the Ancketill family, succeeding his brother Matthew David.1 In 1874 his name was legally changed to William Ancketill, the family reverted to the original spelling of their patronymic by Deed Poll.1 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.)1 He lived at Anketell Grove, County Monaghan, IrelandG.1

Child of William Ancketill and Jean Laing Falkner

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Henry Ancketill1

M, #260167, b. 4 May 1855, d. 22 June 1930
Last Edited=27 Apr 2008
     Henry Ancketill was born on 4 May 1855.1 He was the son of Major Matthew John Anketell and Catherine Frances Anne Ker.1 He married Oona Reeson, daughter of Joseph Reeson and Louisa Lambert, on 7 December 1900.1 He died on 22 June 1930 at age 75.1
     He was given the name of Henry Anketell at birth.1 He was in the service of the Royal Navy.1 He was educated at Royal Naval College, Dartmouth, Devon, EnglandG.1 In 1874 his name was legally changed to Henry Ancketill, the family reverted to the original spelling of their patronymic by Deed Poll.1 He read for Holy Orders.1 He joined the Irish Land Restoration League, but failed to persuade his brother William to 'return' or sell the family estates in County Monaghan.1 He was a journalist starting in 1884 at New York City, New York, U.S.A.G, working for his mentor, Henry George, on Mr. George's New York Standard.1 He emigrated to South AfricaG, arriving in 1896.1 At Natal, South AfricaG, he worked with Gandhi, then a barrister, later the Mahatma, to promote the cause of indentured Indians and 'site value' taxation.1 He held the office of Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A.) between 1901 and 1907.1 He was a poet and lecturer.1

Children of Henry Ancketill and Oona Reeson

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Oona Reeson1

F, #260168, d. 8 May 1955
Last Edited=8 Jan 2008
     Oona Reeson was the daughter of Joseph Reeson and Louisa Lambert.1 She married Henry Ancketill, son of Major Matthew John Anketell and Catherine Frances Anne Ker, on 7 December 1900.1 She died on 8 May 1955.1
     She founded the Womens' Suffrage Movement in South AfricaG.1 She was an artist.1 From 7 December 1900, her married name became Anketell.1

Children of Oona Reeson and Henry Ancketill

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Joseph Reeson1

M, #260169
Last Edited=8 Jan 2008
     Joseph Reeson married Louisa Lambert, daughter of Robert Lambert.1
     He lived at London, EnglandG, formerly.1 He lived at Durban, Natal, South AfricaG.1

Child of Joseph Reeson and Louisa Lambert

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]

Louisa Lambert1

F, #260170
Last Edited=15 Jan 2012
     Louisa Lambert was the daughter of Robert Lambert.1,2 She married Joseph Reeson.1
     Her married name became Reeson.1

Child of Louisa Lambert and Joseph Reeson

Citations

  1. [S47] BIFR1976 Ancketill family, page 20. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S47]
  2. [S5809] John McFarlane, "re: Lambert Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 12 January 2012. Hereinafter cited as "re: Lambert Family."