William Henry Bennison1

M, #287791, b. 17 December 1870, d. 25 September 1948
Last Edited=3 Feb 2001
     William Henry Bennison was born on 17 December 1870 at Flamborough, Yorkshire, England.1,2 He was the son of George Gibson Bennison and Elizabeth Jemmeson.1 He married Jane Swaine, daughter of Alfred Swaine and Mary Dixon, on 21 April 1901 at Christs Church, Bridlington, Yorkshire, England.2 He died on 25 September 1948 at age 77 at Bridlington, Yorkshire, England.1,2
      William Henry Bennison also went by the nick-name of Harry Bennison.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the He visited relatives in Australia, with a view to emigrated. However, he returned to England.2
     

Children of William Henry Bennison and Jane Swaine

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."
  2. [S3067] Richard Thornton, "Re: Bennison Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 1 February 2001. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family, Thornton email."

Elizabeth Ann Bennison1

F, #287792, b. 1872, d. 1960
Last Edited=6 Sep 2008
     Elizabeth Ann Bennison was born in 1872 at Flamborough, Yorkshire, England.2,1 She was the daughter of George Gibson Bennison and Elizabeth Jemmeson.2 She was baptized at Flamborough, Yorkshire, England, on 8 February 1873.1 She married James Wheeler.1 She died in 1960 at Belper, Derbyshire, England.2,1
      Her married name became Wheeler.1 Elizabeth Ann Bennison also went by the nick-name of Lily.1

Children of Elizabeth Ann Bennison and James Wheeler

Citations

  1. [S3067] Richard Thornton, "Re: Bennison Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 1 February 2001. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family, Thornton email."
  2. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."

Mary Ellen Bennison1,2

F, #287793, b. 8 February 1875, d. 21 January 1965
Last Edited=30 Sep 2008
     She was baptized at Flamborough, Yorkshire, England, on 8 February 1875.2 Mary Ellen Bennison was born in 1875 at Flamborough, Yorkshire, England.1,2 She was the daughter of George Gibson Bennison and Elizabeth Jemmeson.1 She married John William Taylor on 3 August 1904.2 She died on 21 January 1965 at age 89 at Middlesborough, Yorkshire, England.1,2
      Mary Ellen Bennison also went by the nick-name of Polly.2 From 3 August 1904, her married name became Taylor.2

Children of Mary Ellen Bennison and John William Taylor

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."
  2. [S3067] Richard Thornton, "Re: Bennison Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 1 February 2001. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family, Thornton email."

unknown Chappell1

M, #287794
Last Edited=3 Nov 2000
     unknown Chappell married Emily Maude Bennison, daughter of Francis Bennison and Mary Ann Russell, in 1919.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."
  2. [S2909] Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to Births Deaths and Marriages (Lower Hutt, NZ: Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1990), 9121/1919. Hereinafter cited as Index to Births Deaths and Marriages.

Alex Jamieson1

M, #287795
Last Edited=3 Nov 2000
     Alex Jamieson married Margaret Louisa Jane Bennison, daughter of Francis Bennison and Mary Ann Russell, in 1913.2

Citations

  1. [S2863] NZ Society of Genealogists, Ashburton Public Cemetery (Auckland, NZ: NZ Society of Genealogists, 1978), plot 5139. Hereinafter cited as Ashburton Public Cemetery.
  2. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."


unknown Larkin1

M, #287796
Last Edited=3 Nov 2000
     unknown Larkin married Elsie Elizabeth Bennison, daughter of Francis Bennison and Mary Ann Russell, in 1919.1,2

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."
  2. [S2909] Registrar of Births Deaths and Marriages, Index to Births Deaths and Marriages (Lower Hutt, NZ: Registrar of Births Deaths & Marriages, 1990), 1444/1919. Hereinafter cited as Index to Births Deaths and Marriages.

William Aitken1

M, #287797, b. 1843, d. 4 November 1916
Last Edited=17 Sep 2008
     William Aitken was born in 1843 at Londonderry, County Londonderry, Ireland.1 He was the son of William Aitken and Elizabeth Orr.1 He married Elizabeth Bennison, daughter of William Bennison and Elizabeth Newbegin, on 9 November 1887 at Mr Dawson's House, Esk Street, Invercargill, New Zealand.1 He died on 4 November 1916 at Wellington, New Zealand.1 He was buried on 7 November 1916 at Karori Cemetery, Karori, Wellington, New Zealand.1
     William immigrated with his parents to Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand, on the ship Crusader, although they are not on the passenger list, arriving 31 December 1874.1 He was a farmer in 1887.1

Children of William Aitken and Elizabeth Bennison

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."

William Aitken1

M, #287798
Last Edited=26 Jun 2008
     William Aitken married Elizabeth Orr at Ireland.1
     William and Elizabeth Orr immigrated to Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand on the ship Crusader, although they are not on the passenger list, arriving on 31 December 1874.1

Child of William Aitken and Elizabeth Orr

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."

Elizabeth Orr1

F, #287799
Last Edited=12 Dec 2009
     Elizabeth Orr married William Aitken at Ireland.1
      Her married name became Aitken.1 Elizabeth and William Aitken immigrated to Lyttelton, Canterbury, New Zealand on the ship Crusader, although they are not on the passenger list, arriving on 31 December 1874.1

Child of Elizabeth Orr and William Aitken

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."

Caroline Aitken1

F, #287800, b. 1888, d. circa 1890
Last Edited=29 Oct 2000
     Caroline Aitken was born in 1888.1 She was the daughter of William Aitken and Elizabeth Bennison.1 She died circa 1890.1

Citations

  1. [S2962] E M Guthrie, "Bennison Family Tree", 28 October 2000 (C/- Andy Guthrie, 4 Mona Square, Ashburton). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Bennison Family Tree."