THE BEST FAMILY


William BEST, born Kirk Merrington DUR, marr. 02 Feb 1789, Newcastle upon Tyne NBL, Ann JOHNSON (dau. of William JOHNSON & Margaret HALL), bap. 14 Apr 1765, Houghton-le-Spring DUR, died after 1841.

(1) William BEST, born 15 Jun 1789, Newcastle upon Tyne NBL, died 08 Nov 1872, Marylebone MDX, marr. 1820, London LND, Margaret TURNER (dau. of John TURNER & Jane MAIR), bap. 21 Mar 1784, Shotley NBL, died 08 Nov 1830, Marylebone MDX

(1a) Thomas BEST, born 21 Dec 1820, Marylebone MDX, died 13 Sep 1876, Versailles FRANCE

(1b) William BEST, born 02 May 1824, Marylebone MDX

(1c) Edward Henry BEST, born 14 Jun 1825, Marylebone MDX, died 04 Jun 1898, Adelaide SA, marr. 30 Nov 1853, Adelaide SA, Rachel SHEPHERD dau. of Robert SHEPHERD & Ann SHEPHERD), born 01 Mar 1826, Appleton-le-Moors YKS, died 14 Jun 1913, Adelaide SA

(1c1) Ann Rachel BEST, born 05 Oct 1854, Aldinga SA, died 22 Mar 1856, Aldinga SA

(1c2) William Henry BEST, born 25 Jul 1856, Aldinga SA, died 18 Oct 1932, Kybunga SA, marr. 13 Apr 1898, Cornelia Julianna Otholie von ALPEN, born 22 Dec 1865, died 20 Mar 1938, Kybunga SA

(1c3) Robert Shepherd BEST, born 28 Jun 1858, Aldinga SA, died 10 Mar 1947, Adelaide SA, marr. 03 Mar 1885, Kulpara SA, Amy Florence MAYFIELD, born 04 Jan 1866, Port Elliott SA, died 25 Mar 1943, Adelaide SA

(1c4) Ann Margaret BEST, born 20 May 1860, Myponga SA, died 08 Jun 1860, Myponga SA

(1c5) Tom Charles BEST, born 30 Jun 1861, Myponga SA, died 17 Jun 1926, Adelaide SA, marr. 25 Jul 1882, Kulpara SA, Eva Annie MAYFIELD, born 22 May 1860, Port Elliot SA, died 26 Mar 1940, Adelaide SA

(1c6) ? dau

(1c7) Ann Margaret Sarah BEST, born 25 Oct 1862, Myponga SA, died 08 Mar 1955, Adelaide SA, marr. 27 Dec 1887, Blyth Plains SA, Alexander WAUGH (son of Richard WAUGH & Janet ALEXANDER), born 19 Jun 1852, Ancrum ROX, died 29 Jul 1933, Adelaide SA

(1c8) Mary Emily Rachel BEST, born 03 Mar 1864, Myponga SA, died 17 May 1942, Adelaide SA, marr. 05 Jul 1900, Adelaide SA, John HAINES, born 02 Sep 1860, Fords SA, died 20 Aug 1924, Adelaide SA

(1c9) Hannah Selina Helen BEST, born 26 Jul 1865, Myponga SA, died 18 Aug 1943, Adelaide SA, marr. 10 Feb 1885, Blyth Plains SA, Frederick George MAYFIELD, born 15 Feb 1855, died 11 Apr 1937, Adelaide SA

(1c10) Richard John Edward BEST, born 21 Jun 1867, Kybunga SA, died 09 Feb 1891, Kybunga SA

(1d) Charles John BEST, born 29 Apr 1827, Marylebone MDX, died 23 Aug 1875, London MDX, marr. 24 Aug 1849, Shoreditch MDX, Sarah BURK, born c. 1824, Clerkenwell MDX, died 08 Jul 1915, Chiswick MDX

(1d1) William BEST, born 13 Apr 1856, Finsbury MDX, died 14 Dec 1918, Chiswick MDX, marr. 01 Jun 1878, St Pancras MDX, Alice GRAHAM, born c. 1859, MDX, died 27 Apr 1949, MDX

(1d1a) Thomas BEST, born c. 1880, London MDX, died c. 1945, London MDX, marr. Isabell

(1d1a1) Patricia BEST

(1d1b) Charles John BEST, marr. Annie

(1d1b1) Michael BEST

(2) John BEST, born 29 Dec 1791, Newcastle upon Tyne NBL, died 03 Jul 1842, Marylebone MDX

(3) George John BEST, born 02 Nov 1802, Newcastle upon Tyne NBL

 

TURNER

This is the Turner Family Tree as I believe it is - i.e it is subject to correction after further research.

Names in yellow are those of persons mentioned in BEST wills or in census records.

John TURNER

(1) John TURNER, bap. 20 Oct 1685, Ovingham NBL, marr. 12 May 1713, Ovingham NBL, Sarah HARRISON

(1a) John TURNER, bap. 09 Mar 1714, Ovingham NBL

(1b) Margaret TURNER, bap. 21 Feb 1716, Ovingham NBL

(1c) Joshua TURNER, bap. 31 Jan 1718, Ovingham NBL

(1d) William TURNER, bap. 07 Jan 1720, Ovingham NBL

(1e) Hannah TURNER, bap. 23 Jan 1722, Ovingham NBL

(1f) Sarah TURNER, bap. 23 Aug 1724, Ovingham NBL

(1g) Jacob TURNER, bap. 22 Apr 1729, Ovingham NBL

(1h) Joseph TURNER, bap 06 Jul 1731, Ovingham NBL, marr. 12 Dec 1754, Ovingham NBL, Elizabeth SWALWELL (? dau. of Samuel SWALWELL), bap. ? 29 Mar 1733, Ovingham NBL

(1h1) John TURNER, bap. 30 Oct 1755, Ovingham NBL, marr. 25 May 1782, Shotley NBL, Jane MAIR

(1h1a) Margaret TURNER, bap 21 Mar 1784, Shotley NBL, bur 08 Nov 1830, Marylebone MDX, marr. 1820, London MDX, William BEST, born 15 Jun 1789, Newcastle upon Tyne NBL, died 08 Nov 1872, Marylebone MDX

(1h1b) Jane TURNER, bap 04 Dec 1785, Shotley NBL

(1h1c) Elizabeth Maria TURNER, bap. 03 Aug 1788, Shotley NBL, marr. 18 Jan 1808, Ovingham NBL, Joseph OXLEY, born 04 Nov 1781, Whittonstall NBL, died 12 Aug 1856, Whittonstall NBL

(1h1c1) Ann OXLEY, bap. 14 Aug 1808, Whittonstall NBL

(1h1c2) Hannah OXLEY, bap 23 May 1809, Ovingham NBL

(1h1c3) Elizabeth OXLEY, born 1811, Ovingham NBL, died 1875, Marylebone MDX,marr. 04 Jun 1833, Paddington LND, John PRICE

(1h1c3a) Ann PRICE, bap. 25 May 1834, Marylebone MDX

(1h1c4) Margaret OXLEY, born 1813

(1h1c5) Dorothy OXLEY, born 1818, marr. 1839, Robert WHITFIELD, born 1817

(1h1c5a) John WHITFIELD, bap 15 Sep 1839, Tanfield DUR

(1h1c5b) Elizabeth WHITFIELD, bap 06 Dec 1840, Tanfield DUR

(1h1c5c) Hannah WHITFIELD, born 1842, NBL

(1h1c5d) Ann WHITFIELD, born 1843, NBL

(1h1c5e) Joseph WHITFIELD, born 15 Sep 1845, Hedley NBL

(1h1c5f) Robert WHITFIELD, born 1847, NBL

(1h1c5g) Edward WHITFIELD, born 1850, NBL

(1h1c6) Jane OXLEY, born 1824, marr OLIVER

(2) Joshua TURNER, bap 11 Sep 1690, Ovingham NBL, marr. 09 Jul 1722, Hannah ARMSTRONG

(2a) John TURNER, bap. 02 Apr 1723, Ovingham NBL

(2b) Thomas TURNER, bap. 01 Feb 1725, Ovingham NBL

(2c) Margaret TURNER, bap. 16 Apr 1728, Ovingham NBL

(2d) Hannah TURNER, bap. 20 Nov 1730, Ovingham NBL

(2e) Dorothy TURNER, bap. 26 Apr 1733, Ovingham NBL

 


Names underlined indicate my line of descent.

Abbreviations:
DUR = Durham, ESS = Essex, MDX = Middlesex, NBL = Northumberland, YKS = Yorkshire
ROX = Roxburgh (Scotland) SA = South Australia


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This page was created on 25 August 1997 and last updated on 22 October 1999. 1999 Robert D Blair