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Mary Elizabeth (Thomas) Bessant (1860)

Mary Elizabeth Bessant formerly Thomas
Born in Pill, Somerset, England, United Kingdommap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 21 Sep 1885 in Clifton, Bristol, Englandmap
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 26 Oct 2017
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  • Mary was born in 1860.


  • Marriage
Name Thomas George Bessant
Birth Date 1864 Age 21
Spouse's Name Mary Elizabeth Thomas
Spouse's Birth Date 1861 Spouse's Age 24
Event Date 21 Sep 1885
Event Place Clifton, Bristol, England
Father's Name John Bessant
Spouse's Father's Name William Thomas
Marital Status Single
Spouse's Marital Status Single
Citing this Record [1]
  • England and Wales Census, 1891
County Somerset
Parish Easton In Gordano Or St George
Ecclesiastical Parish CHRIST CHURCH PILL
Registration District Bedminster
Residence Note Pill Street
Birth Year (Estimated) 1864 Birthplace Somersetshire, England
Thomas G Bessant Head M 27 Somersetshire, England
Mary E Bessant Wife F 30 Somersetshire, England
Ada K Bessant Daughter F 4 Pill, Somersetshire, England
Hannah P Bessant Daughter F 2 Somersetshire, England
Elizabeth A Bessant Daughter F 0 Somersetshire, England
Citing this Record [2]
  • England and Wales Census, 1911
Event Place Easton In Gordano, Pill Somt, Somersetshire, England
Registration District Long Ashton
Thomas Bessant Head M 47 Pill, Somersetshire
Mary Bessant Wife F 49 Pill, Somersetshire
Ada Bessant Daughter F 24 Pill, Somersetshire
Hannah Bessant Daughter F 22 Pill, Somersetshire
Lizzie Bessant Daughter F 20 Pill, Somersetshire
John Bessant Son M 18 Pill, Somersetshire
Mary Bessant Daughter F 16 Pill, Somersetshire
Rosina Bessant Daughter F 14 Pill, Somersetshire
Hilda Bessant Daughter F 11 Pill, Somersetshire
Harriet Bessant Daughter F 9 Pill, Somersetshire
Phillis Bessant Daughter F 2 Pill, Somersetshire
Citing this Record [3]
  1. "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2014), Thomas George Bessant and Mary Elizabeth Thomas, 21 Sep 1885; citing Clifton, Bristol, England, reference pg 159, cn 318, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 1,749,587.
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1891," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 1 April 2016), Thomas G Bessant, Easton In Gordano Or St George, Somerset, England; from "1891 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 12, Somerset county, subdistrict, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch ( : 2 August 2017), Thomas Bessant, Easton In Gordano, Pill Somt, Somersetshire, England; from "1911 England and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

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