Matthew Wellburn

Matthew Bedlington Wellburn (1871 - 1969)

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Matthew Bedlington Wellburn
Born in Scarborough, Yorkshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Newton-Kyme, York, Englandmap
Died in Victoria, British Columbia, Canadamap
Profile last modified | Created 17 Jan 2016
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Name Matthew Bedlington Wellburn
Gender Male
Christening Date 22 Mar 1871
Father's Name Henry Wellburn
Mother's Name Ann Matilda[1]

Census 1871

Event Place Scarborough, Yorkshire (West Riding), England
Henry Welburn Head M 28 Fylingdales, Yorkshire Grocer And Wine Merchant
Ann M Welburn Wife F 29 Fylingdales, Yorkshire
Matthew B Welburn Son M 0 Scarborough, Yorkshire
Eliza G Mills Visitor F 15 Fylingdales, Yorkshire
Henry Ripley Shopman M 28 Bridlington, Yorkshire
James Horsbough Shopman M 24 Whitby, Yorkshire
Lancelot Black Shopman M 28 Yarm, Yorkshire
John Boggarth Shopman M 21 Whitby, Yorkshire
Alfred Welburn Apprentice M 16 Fordam, Yorkshire
Ellen Sample Servant F 20 Kirkbymoorside, Yorkshire
Jane Armstrong Servant F 14 Scalby, Yorkshire

Census 1881

Event Place Fylingdales, Yorkshire,Yorkshire North Riding, England
Registration District Whitby
Gender Male
Age 10
Marital Status (Original) Single
Occupation Scholar
Relationship to Head of Household Nephew
Birth Year (Estimated) 1871
Birthplace Scarboro, Yorkshire, England
Living in the household of Matthew Bedlington (Ship owner)

Census 1891

Name M B Wellburn
County Yorkshire, Yorkshire (North Riding)
Parish Scarborough
Ecclesiastical Parish ST MARYS
Registration District Scarborough
Residence Note Newborough Street
Gender Female
Age 20
Marital Status Single
Occupation Grocers Assistant
Relationship to Head of Household Servant
Birth Year (Estimated) 1871
Birthplace Yorkshire, England
Living with and working for his mother Ann Harrison


Name Matthew Bedlington Wellburn
Birth Date 1871
Age 26
Spouse's Name Geraldine May Millicent Eley
Spouse's Birth Date 1879
Spouse's Age 18
Event Date 23 Sep 1897
Event Place Newton-Kyme, York, England
Father's Name Henry Wellburn
Spouse's Father's Name Thomas Eley[2]

UK Census 1901

Event Place Scarborough, Yorkshire (North Riding), England
Ecclesiastical Parish St Marys
Residence Note Westborough
Matthew B Wellburn Head M 30 Scarborough, Yorkshire GROCER
Geraldine M M Wellburn Wife F 22 Oxford, Oxfordshire
Mary B Wellburn Daughter F 2 Scarborough, Yorkshire
Gerald E Wellburn Son M 1 Scarborough, Yorkshire
Mary Bennuan Servant F 21 Lockton, Yorkshire


Arrived Halifax, Nova Scotia March 1911, with wife and family.


Name Matthew Bedlington Wellburn
Event Type Death
Event Date 27 May 1969
Event Place Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Gender Male
Age 98
Marital Status Widowed
Birth Date 01 Jan 1871
Birth Year (Estimated) 1871
Birthplace Scarborough, England
Father's Name Henry Wellburn
Mother's Name Anne Matilda
Spouse's Name Geraldine Mais Millicent Eley[3]


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 17 January 2016), Matthew Bedlington Wellburn, 22 Mar 1871; citing FYLINGDALES,YORK,ENGLAND, reference ; FHL microfilm 919,060.
  2. "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : accessed 18 January 2016), Matthew Bedlington Wellburn and Geraldine May Millicent Eley, 23 Sep 1897; citing Newton-Kyme, York, England, reference item 4 p 156; FHL microfilm 2,093,480.
  3. "British Columbia Death Registrations, 1872-1986; 1992-1993", database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 18 January 2016), Matthew Bedlington Wellburn, 1969.

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