Henry Edward Lester

Family Tree & Genealogy Tools for Henry Edward Lester

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This is a pedigree chart for Henry [Lester-2623]. There are additional tools below.

* Henry Edward Lester
Henry Edward Lester
8 Dec 1834 - 14 Mar 1927
No 3 Spread Eagle Street, Limehouse, Middlesex England

Brother of Lydia (Lester) Leitch, Catherine (Lester) James, George Lester, Thomas Husband Lester, Mary Ann (Lester) Wrigley, Priscilla Lester, Charles Lester, Elizabeth (Lester) Howard, Euphemia Lester, Emily Lester and Harriet Lester

Husband of Jane Phillips Roberts

Husband of Mary Ann (Gregory) Lester

Husband of Rachel Mary (Johnson) Lester

Father of Jane Ann (Lester) Hardy, Alice Lester, Henry Gregory Lester, Ethel Annie (Lester) Watson, Gertrude Mary (Lester) Le Mare, Kathleen (Lester) Hogg, Muriel Lester, Verona Lester and Ronald Kingsley Lester

Henry Edward Lester ancestors
24 Sep 1806 - 05 Nov 1894
Deptford, Kent, England, United Kingdom
George Lester ancestors
1775 - 1846
* John Lester ancestors
1729 - 12 Dec 1796
* Edward James Lester ancestors
abt 1700 -
* Elizabeth Goodson more treemore tree ancestors
bef 21 Sep 1698 - aft 1746
* Ann Elizabeth Himes ancestors
1742 - aft 1804
Woolwich Town, Kent, England
* Tristram Thomas Hyam more tree ancestors
bef 29 Jul 1716 - 1782
* Diana Hutchins more treemore tree ancestors
bef 07 May 1719 - bef 23 Oct 1748
Catherine Roberts ancestors
1782 - 1845
* [Roberts great-grandfather?] *
* [Roberts great-grandmother?] *
Lydia Husband ancestors
30 Jun 1810 - Oct 1884
Thomas Husband ancestors
abt 1770 - abt 1835
* John Husband ancestors
abt 1730 -
* [Husband g-g-grandfather?]
* [Husband g-g-grandmother?]
* Durance Honeycomb ancestors
abt 1729 - Jun 1782
Pwllcrochan, Pembrokeshire, Wales
* John Honeycomb ancestors
abt 1700 -
* Mary Garret ancestors
- Jul 1754
Ann Phillis Howse ancestors
abt 1775 - 1851
* Charles Howse ancestors
abt 1745 -
* [Howse g-g-grandfather?]
* [Howse g-g-grandmother?]
* Lydia Unknown ancestors
abt 1748 -
* [g-g-grandfather?]
* [g-g-grandmother?]

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Henry's family history.

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Ancestor List for Henry Lester ahnenlist
Uses the "ahnen" numbering system and presents seven generations in plain text.

Ancestor Explorer [independent app]
View or download a list of up to 20 generations of ancestors who meet a wide variety of criteria, map them, and more.

Compact Family Tree
Packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors — along with birth and death dates and locations. The downside is that it's not a conventional tree format; it may take a couple minutes to orient yourself.

How many degrees of separation are between Henry and Henry VIII (or anyone else)? This Connection Finder includes relationships through marriage, so it is not a genealogical cousin calculator like our Relationship Finder, but it's a fun way to illustrate how closely we're all connected.

DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants DNA view
Designed to help you use genetic testing to confirm and expand Henry's genealogy. The DNA Ancestors page shows the specific ancestors from whom Henry gets his Y chromosome and mitochondrial DNA. Especially helpful for some serious genetic genealogists is the inheritance pattern for Henry's X chromosome, also shown here. The DNA Descendants page shows exactly who has inherited Henry's testable DNA.

DNA Ancestor Confirmation Aid check mark
A step beyond the DNA Ancestors and DNA Descendants views. The ambitious goal: scientific confirmation of each parent-child relationship in Henry's tree.

Dynamic Tree
Expands to include an unlimited number of generations of parents and children. You can zoom in or out and pan around for the perfect view as you browse.

Dynamic Tree by Topola [independent app]
Advanced visualization tools plus downloading and printing capabilities.

Family Group Sheet family group sheet
Simple page to illustrate nuclear families based on marriages. Handy when someone had children from more than one marriage.

Family List
Flexible tool for viewing more ancestors and/or descendants on one page than anywhere else on WikiTree.

Fan ChartFan Chart [independent app]
Lots of options for display, color, and sharing, including DNA inheritance, print with PDF, and other views such as "Fractal H-Trees" and "Relative SpiderWebs."

Images of Henry photos
Photographs and source images for Henry. Please contact the profile managers if you have any to add.

Index of Lesters
Shows all the Lesters on WikiTree. Useful for genealogists with an interest in the surname that goes beyond Henry. There are a variety of connected tools, such as Lester DNA Connections and LESTER G2G.

Map Navigator SampleLocation Maps map pin [independent apps]
Here are quick links to mapping websites:
      Birth: No 3 Spread Eagle Street, Limehouse, Middlesex England on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Poplar on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
      Marriage: Unknown.
      Marriage: Unknown.
      Death: Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, England, United Kingdom on Google Maps | Open Street Map.
WikiTree+'s Map Navigator can plot Henry's ancestors or descendants on a map.

Printer-Friendly Tree printable tree
Parallel to the pedigree chart above but optimized for printing. Can be used as a fill-in-the-blanks form.

Profile of Henry
The central place for organizing and viewing information and sources. Whenever you see Henry's name on WikiTree it will be linked to the profile at https://www.WikiTree.com/wiki/Lester-2623 where Lester-2623 is Henry's unique WikiTree ID.

Profile Overview [independent app]
Dig into the contents of WikiTree profiles in a completely different way.

Relationship Finder Find Relationship
Enter Lester-2623 and any other WikiTree ID to find the genealogical relationship between Henry and the other person. It will name the relationship, e.g. "third cousin twice removed," and show the trail of connections to a common ancestor. Although not everyone on WikiTree shares common ancestors, finding and connecting them is our ultimate goal. See the Relationship Finder Quick Links to check for relationships to US presidents, Mayflower passengers, Magna Carta Sureties and more.

Research with RootsSearch [independent app]
Automatically search for Henry on more than 20 different genealogy websites with the RootsSearch app.

Share Tree on Facebook shareable tree
Download and share an attractive family tree image. This is a great way to elicit information and photo sharing from family and old friends. You might be surprised at who replies. The "Wikid Shareable Tree" is another option. You can just copy and paste the URL https://www.wikitree.com/treewidget/Lester-2623/4 into your favorite social network.

Surnames surnames
A quick reference sheet with seven generations of Henry's family names.

WikiTree Tools

Here are additional tools to help genealogists collaborate on WikiTree to grow Henry's family history.

Activity Feed
Here you can view the additions and changes that WikiTree members have made to Henry's profile so far.

Bio Check [independent app]
Scan for missing sources and opportunities to improve profiles.

Edit Profile and Relationships edit
Henry's edit page is the central location for adding information and correcting mistakes. Is there anything you can add or improve upon? Since you're not logged-in yet you can't make changes directly. Contact the profile managers. Please don't go away without giving us your information and sources. Thank you!

Family Tree Widgets family tree widgets
If you're a blogger who's writing a post about Henry or have a Lester family website or surname website you can include one of these widgets to illustrate tree.

Privacy Setting privacy
You'll notice colored privacy icons in search results, the Lester surname index, etc. The white dot for Henry indicates that profile is Open. Only the profile manager can edit this setting.

Tests of Henry's DNA
If Henry's DNA (not a family member's or descendant's DNA) has been tested for genealogical purposes the test or tests should be selected here. This will automatically create connections on the profiles of Henry's relatives where the test may be useful for confirming relationships. It's very valuable for advanced genealogy. To add tests you need to be on Henry's Trusted List.

Trusted List
This shows you the WikiTree members who have full power to access and edit Henry's information. Use it to see who else shares your interest in Henry and receives updates about changes to the profile. The Relationship Finder icon links Find Relationship next their names will show you their relationship to Henry.


Here are ways to connect and communicate with genealogists regarding Henry's profile, especially if you're unable to collaborate directly using the WikiTree Tools above.

Ask a Question about Henry
WikiTree's Genealogist-to-Genealogist (G2G) Forum is where genealogists help each other. If you have a question about Henry and would like to seek help from the wider community — not just Henry's friends and family — post it here.  

Comment on Profile Message Board
Henry's profile, like all WikiTree profiles, has a section for public comments. This is the best place to put anything you'd like seen by all genealogists who are interested in Henry. Profile managers are alerted to new comments via email, everyone on the Trusted List will see a notice about it in their activity feeds, and people who visit Henry's profile in the future will see your comment. You will need to login to post.

E-Card for Henry
Any image uploaded to WikiTree can be sent as a free e-card, including photos of Henry or scans of vintage postcards. An e-card can be a great way to tell a genealogist or family member about what's here.

Private Message — Directly Contact Profile Manager private message
Here you can send a private message to a Wiki Genealogist managing Henry's profile. If there are multiple managers or genealogists involved, you will need to send separate messages. Unless your information is sensitive it's better to post a public comment. Login to post.

Trusted List Request Form
If you're a genealogist with a special interest in collaborating on Henry's profile, join the Trusted List. The profile is Open so you don't need to be on the Trusted List to edit or improve upon it. You only need to join if you want to receive updates about him in your activity feeds or complete merges. You will need to login first.

If you have sourced information about Henry, the WikiTree community thanks you in advance for not leaving here without sharing it. :-) We are on a mission to connect the human family on one free yet reliable and privacy-controlled tree. Although we will never be finished, we make amazing progress every day because tens of thousands of good genealogists are willing to help.