Mary COLMER (1811-1879)

Mary COLMER was born in 1811 in Cawsand, Cornwall. She died Q1 1879 in Cawsand. She married Samuel HANCOCK.

 

Samuel HANCOCK, son of Samuel HANCOCK (1772-1862) and Jane UNKNOWN (1783-1863), was born in 1811 in Cawsand. In 1844 he was a Trinity Pilot aged 33. He was baptised on 12 March 1848 in Rame, Cornwall. He died Q4 1888 in Cawsand. He and Mary COLMER had the following children:

 

Samuel John HANCOCK (1838-1917). Samuel was born Q3 1838 in Cawsand. He was baptised on 23 September 1838 in Maker, Cornwall. On 10 December 1861 he was a Trinity Pilot in Cawsand. On 6 March 1876 he was a 1st Class Trinity Pilot in Cawsand. In 1911 he was a Retired Trinity Pilot in Cawsand. He died on 21 February 1917 in Cawsand.

Mary Ann HANCOCK (1840-1926). Mary was born in 1840 in Cawsand. She was baptised on 6 September 1840 in Rame. She married Richard Thomas BENNETT Q4 1864 in Rame.1 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Cawsand aged 60.2 The address was: Garrett Street. She died on 25 February 1926 in Cawsand.

Eliza HANCOCK (1842-1921). Eliza was born in 1842 in Cawsand. She was baptised on 11 December 1842 in Rame. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Cawsand aged 58.2 The address was: Garrett Street. On 31 March 1901 she was a Knitter in Cawsand aged 58.3 She died on 30 December 1921 in Cawsand.

William Richard HANCOCK (1845-1915). William was born on 1 April 1845 in Cawsand. He married Nancy CHAPELL on 30 August 1870. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Kingsand, Cornwall aged 36. The address was: The Cleave. In 1881 he was a Pilot in Trinity House aged 36. He married Annie HARDING in 1884 in Falmouth, Cornwall. On 2 March 1892 he was a Pilot in Trinity House aged 46. He died on 20 March 1915 in Cawsand.

Emma Jane HANCOCK (1845-1849). Emma was born on 1 April 1845 in Cawsand. She died in 1849 in Cawsand.

James Thomas HANCOCK (1848-1851). James was born in 1848 in Cawsand. He died Q3 1851 in Cawsand.4

Emma Jane HANCOCK (1851- ). Emma was born Q3 1851 in Cawsand. She was baptised on 17 August 1851 in Rame.

Edward George HANCOCK (1853-1881). Edward was born Q3 1853 in Cawsand. In 1881 he was a Trinity Pilot in Cawsand aged 27. He died of Drowning on 1 June 1881 in Cawsand aged 27.

Sources

1"Marriage Index". St.Germans 5c/?4.
National Archives, Kew.
2"1901 Census". RG13/2186/147/17. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Richard Bennett Head M 60 Oil Dealer Cawsand, Cornwall
Mary Ann Bennett Wife M 60 Cawsand, Cornwall
Mary Elvira Bennett Dau S 34 Knitter Rame, Cornwall
Emma Bennett Dau S 31 Knitter Rame, Cornwall
Edward John Bennett Son S 22 Shipwright HM Dockyard Rame, Cornwall
Jessie Bennett Dau S 18 General Servant (Domestic) Rame, Cornwall
Eliza Hancock SIL S 58 Knitter Cawsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
3Ibid. RG13/2186/147/17. Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Primary evidence.
4"Death Index". St.Germans 5c/69.
National Archives, Kew.