Ancestry Report

Generation 1
1.

Gary Anthony Wemyss, son of James Anthony Wemyss and June Rosemary Huntley was born on 25 Mar 1959 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England. He married Rachel Emma Woodward. She was born on 16 Aug 1965 in Bishopstone,Swindon,England.

 

Generation 2
2.

James Anthony Wemyss, son of James Alfred Wemyss and Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry was born on 31 Jul 1932 in Karachi,India. He died on 06 Feb 2005 in Great Western Hospital,Swindon. He married June Rosemary Huntley.

 

3.

June Rosemary Huntley, daughter of John Francis Huntley and Ethel Marie Boucher was born on 17 Jun 1936 in 54 Albion St. Swindon,Wiltshire,England.

 

Notes for James Anthony Wemyss:

Godfather John William Farmer

Godmother Marie Maud Farmer

 

CHRISTENING: Godfather John Wiliam Farmer

Godmother Marie Maud Farmer

 

 

June Rosemary Huntley and James Anthony Wemyss had the following children:
1. i.

Gary Anthony Wemyss was born on 25 Mar 1959 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England. He married Rachel Emma Woodward. She was born on 16 Aug 1965 in Bishopstone,Swindon,England.

  ii.

Gail Wemyss was born on 22 Sep 1957 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England. She married Paul Barnshaw.

  iii.

Sara Wemyss. She married Ian Burgess.

  iv.

Michelle Wemyss. She married David Harker.

  v.

Martyn Wemyss. He married Donna Marchant.

Generation 3
4.

James Alfred Wemyss, son of David Solomon Wemyss and Eveline Mathilda Irvine was born on 02 Dec 1894 in Jamalpore,India. He died on 22 Jul 1966 in Westcott Place,Swindon. He married Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry on 15 Sep 1925 in St Patrick's Cathedral,Karachi,India.

 

5.

Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry, daughter of Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry and Mary Jane Cables was born on 31 Aug 1907 in Sahebgunge,India. She died in Westcott Place,Swindon.

 

Notes for James Alfred Wemyss:

Nationality: Anglo-Indian, East Indian

 

Addresses

He resided on 15 Sep 1925 in Karachi India (Backed onto Race Course)

He resided on 10 Aug 1932 in Karachi India

He reside on 22 Jul 1966 in Westcote Place, Swindon, England

 

Occupations

He was an apprentice EI Railway, India.

He was a mechanic NW Railway, India.

 

 

Notes for Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry:

Birth date on baptism certificate is shown as 21/8/19071  NATIAnglo-Indian

 

 

BIOGRAPHY: Anglo-Indian.  Educated at Jesus and Mary Convent, Lahore,India.

 

 

Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry and James Alfred Wemyss had the following children:
2. i.

James Anthony Wemyss was born on 31 Jul 1932 in Karachi,India. He died on 06 Feb 2005 in Great Western Hospital,Swindon. He married June Rosemary Huntley, daughter of John Francis Huntley and Ethel Marie Boucher. She was born on 17 Jun 1936 in 54 Albion St. Swindon,Wiltshire,England.

  ii.

Thelma Wemyss was born on 24 Jun 1926. She married Basil Willis.

  iii.

Pamela Wemyss. She married Ivor Douglas.

  iv.

Verna Wemyss. She married Brian Newson.

  v.

Marina Wemyss. She married James Cunningham.

  vi.

Douglas Wemyss. He married Valerie.

6.

John Francis Huntley, son of Alfred Huntley and Mary Annie Eliza Jarvis was born on 03 Dec 1909 in 54 Westcott Place, Swindon, Wiltshire, England. He died on 14 Feb 1948 in St Margaret's Hospital,Stratton-St-Margaret,Swindon,Wiltshire, England. He married Ethel Marie Boucher on 15 Feb 1936 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England.

 

7.

Ethel Marie Boucher, daughter of George John Boucher and Ellen Agnes Gosling was born on 02 Feb 1908. She died on 08 Feb 1986 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England.

 

Notes for John Francis Huntley:

Address: He resided at 54 Albion Street Swindon on 15 Feb 1936

He resided at 56 Haydon Street Swindon on 14 Feb 1948

 

DEATH: He died due to Uraemia, Interstitial Nephritial P.M.

 

Occupation: He was a general labourer to 14 Feb 1948 in Swindon Railways(Gas?) Works.

 

 

Notes for Ethel Marie Boucher:

Address: She resided at 18 Oriel Street Swindon on 15 Feb 1936

She resided at 56 Haydon Street Swindon on

She resided at 102 Graham Street Swindon on

She resided at 9 Booker House Upham Road Swindon

 

 

Ethel Marie Boucher and John Francis Huntley had the following children:
3. i.

June Rosemary Huntley was born on 17 Jun 1936 in 54 Albion St. Swindon,Wiltshire,England. She married James Anthony Wemyss, son of James Alfred Wemyss and Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry. He was born on 31 Jul 1932 in Karachi,India. He died on 06 Feb 2005 in Great Western Hospital,Swindon.

  ii.

Jackie Huntley was born on 04 Dec 1942. She married Graham Birt.

  iii.

Marion Huntley was born on 07 Feb 1938.

Generation 4
8.

David Solomon Wemyss, son of John Wemyss and Rebecca De Cruz was born in 1861. He died in 1911. He married Eveline Mathilda Irvine on 09 Feb 1885 in The RC Church,Asansol,India.

 

9.

Eveline Mathilda Irvine, daughter of George Thomas Irvine was born in 1870. She died on 31 Jan 1906 in Calcutta, India.

 

Notes for David Solomon Wemyss:

 

It is estimated that David was born in 1861 based upon his age at the time of his marriage (9th Feb 1885) being 24.  The place of birth or the name of his father is not yet known.

 

On March 2nd 1877 he joined the East India Railway as an apprentice in the loco department where he worked until around July 1911.  His nationality was stated to be East Indian.

 

During his time working for the EIR he worked between the Allahabad, Asansol and Jamalpur stations.

 

David married Eveline Mathilda Irvine on 9th Feb 1885 the daughter of a George Thomas Irvine.

 

David was said to be dark and his brother fair. (from Thelma)

 

Address:

He resided in Asansol, India on 9 Feb 1885

 

Occupation:

He was a Fitter for the East India Railway between 1874 and 1911.

 

The following details are from The Railway Classified List.

 

Date of appointment: 2 Mar 1877

Nationality: East Indian

 

                             Position             Station                         Salary per Mensem (Rs)

Jan 1875 - Jan 1879  Apprentice         Loco Dept. Allahabad      30

Jul 1879 - Jan 1880   Apprentice         Loco Dept. Allahabad      40

Jul 1880 - Jul 1881    Apprentice         Loco Dept. Jamalpur       45

Jul 1882                  Apprentice          Loco Dept. Jamalpur       50

Jan 1883                 Assistant fitter     Loco Dept. Jamalpur       80

Jul 1884 - Jul 1885    Assistant fitter     Loco Dept. Asansol      100

Jan 1885 - Jul 1887   Assistant fitter     Loco Dept. Jamalpur      80

Jan 1888 - Jul 1888   Fitter                 Loco Dept. Jamalpur     110

Jan 1889                 Fitter                 Loco Dept. Allahabad    110

Jul 1889 - Jan 1890   Fitter                 Loco Dept. Allahabad    120

Jul 1890                  Fitter                 Loco Dept. Allahabad    140

Jan 1891                 Fitter                 Loco Dept. Jamalpur     140

Jan 1911                 Fitter                 Jamalpur                     190

Jul 1911                  Fitter                 Jamalpur                     200

 

Salary per Mensem (Rs) is Rupees per month.  There was approximately 10Rs to the £.

 

Questions left unaswered:

Where was he born?

Who were his parents?

 

 

Notes for Eveline Mathilda Irvine:

Marriage certificate gave her age as 18 but her death certificate

says she died at age 36.

This would therefore make her 15 when she married in 1885.

 

Age on marriage certificate is 18 yrs, age on death certificate is 36

yrs.  Her birth date could therefore be 1867 or 1870

 

 

Marriage Notes:

David was a batchelor, Eveline was a spinster.

 

Marriage certificate gave her age as 18 but here death certificate says she died at the age of 36, therefore this would make her 15 when she was married.

 

David's age given at marriage was 24yrs

 

 

Eveline Mathilda Irvine and David Solomon Wemyss had the following children:
4. i.

James Alfred Wemyss was born on 02 Dec 1894 in Jamalpore,India. He died on 22 Jul 1966 in Westcott Place,Swindon. He married Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry on 15 Sep 1925 in St Patrick's Cathedral,Karachi,India, daughter of Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry and Mary Jane Cables. She was born on 31 Aug 1907 in Sahebgunge,India. She died in Westcott Place,Swindon.

  ii.

Eileen Maud Mary Wemyss was born on 24 Jan 1888 in Jamalpore,India. She married John Benjamin Samuels on 02 May 1904 in Howrah, India.

 

Notes for Eileen Maud Mary Wemyss:

https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.2/MY5J-P5D/p4

  iii.

David William Wemyss was born on 03 Nov 1889 in Howrah, India. He died in 1930. He married Myrtle Olga Francis on 25 Jan 1930 in Ludhiana Bengal India.

 

Notes for David William Wemyss:

Domicile as of 15/9/1925 was Bandel, India (Landel)

 

From Lorna Burrows (daughter) his uncle disowned him after the marriage to Mytle.  Why?  This uncle possible emigrated to Australia.

  iv.

Edith May Wemyss was born on 18 Dec 1891 in Jamalpore India. She married Arthur Eric Macdonald on 27 Sep 1922 in Jamalpore India, son of Henry Arthur Macdonald and Alice Sophia. He was born on 17 Jun 1898 in Saidpore, Bengal, India.

 

Notes for Arthur Eric Macdonald:

Birth https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.2/MY5T-YBK/p1

 

 

  v.

Charles John Wemyss was born on 13 Apr 1900 in Howrah, India. He died on 07 Sep 1900 in Howrah, India.

  vi.

George Sydney Wemyss. He married Elsie Irene Isaacson on 02 Jan 1954 in Karachi.

 

Notes for George Sydney Wemyss:

George married a widower Elsie Isaacson (nee Cox) on the 2nd Jan 1954 at the age of 53.  Her age was stated as being 50 but was more likely to be 52.  Their domicile at the time was Karachi.

Elsie came to England on her own on the 7th Aug 1958 on the R.M.S. Caledonia, (did George die in India).  

Elsie died in Oxford on the 1st June 1971 and on her death certificate it was stated as being the wife of Geroge Sydney Wemyss.

 

  vii.

Florence Kathleen Wemyss was born on 16 Jul 1886 in Jamalpore India. She died on 24 Sep 1887 in Jamalpore India.

  viii.

Joseph Benjamin Wemyss was born on 25 May 1902 in Dhurrumtolla Calcutta. He married Alice Beryl Leicester on 11 Nov 1925 in Bandel Hooghey.

10.

Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry, son of Charles Thomas Cole-Fitzhenry and Margaret was born in Oct 1873. He married Mary Jane Cables on 28 May 1901 in Kotri, Sind.

 

11.

Mary Jane Cables, daughter of James Cables was born in 1882. She died on 21 Nov 1908 in Calcutta India (Gall Stones).

 

Notes for Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry:

Witness on James Alfred Wemyss marriage certificate.

Was also knowns as Hon Sir Wilfred Batho-Cole Fitzhenry on James

Alfred Wemyss marriage certificate.  No details known as to why he

given the title.

 

Marriage certificate to Beatrice Maud Kenny puts his age at 35.5 years

Thought to be Irish

 

Witness J McCulloch RIA (52BTL)

 

Occupation: 12th Oct 1907 - He was a Guard in Sahebgunge, India.

4th Oct 1909 - He was a horse broker and trainer in Jubburpore, India.

Sep 1902 - North West Railway.

 

Address: He resided in Sahebgunge, India on 12 Oct 1907.

He resided in Jubburpore, India on 4 Apr 1909.

He resided in Karachi, India on 25 Sept 1925.

 

BIOGRAPHY: He was also known as Wilfred Blissington Fitzhenry.  Witnessto James Alfred Wemyss on marriage certificate.

No details as to why he used the Hon Sir title.

 

BIOGRAPHY: Thought to be Irish.

 

BIRTH: Marriage certificate to Beatrice Maud Kenny puts his age as 351/2.

 

 

Notes for Mary Jane Cables:

Based on age at death of 26yrs

 

DEATH: Died due to Gall Stones at the age of 26.

 

 

Marriage Notes:

Witness G H Groudsall, A G Duke

 

Mary Jane Cables and Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry had the following children:
5. i.

Doreen Clariss Batho Cole Fitzhenry was born on 31 Aug 1907 in Sahebgunge,India. She died in Westcott Place,Swindon. She married James Alfred Wemyss on 15 Sep 1925 in St Patrick's Cathedral,Karachi,India, son of David Solomon Wemyss and Eveline Mathilda Irvine. He was born on 02 Dec 1894 in Jamalpore,India. He died on 22 Jul 1966 in Westcott Place,Swindon.

  ii.

Batho Cole Fitzhenry.

  iii.

Charles James Fitzhenry was born. He died on 19 Sep 1902 in Lahore India.

12.

Alfred Huntley. He married Mary Annie Eliza Jarvis in 1905 in Swindon, Wiltshire.

 

13.

Mary Annie Eliza Jarvis was born in 1874 in Gloucestershire.

 

Notes for Alfred Huntley:

Occupation: Labourers Chargeman in the Swindon Railway works.

 

 

Address: He resided at 54 Albion Street Swindon.

 

BIOGRAPHY: It was said he was married twice.

 

 

Mary Annie Eliza Jarvis and Alfred Huntley had the following children:
6. i.

John Francis Huntley was born on 03 Dec 1909 in 54 Westcott Place, Swindon, Wiltshire, England. He died on 14 Feb 1948 in St Margaret's Hospital,Stratton-St-Margaret,Swindon,Wiltshire, England. He married Ethel Marie Boucher on 15 Feb 1936 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England, daughter of George John Boucher and Ellen Agnes Gosling. She was born on 02 Feb 1908. She died on 08 Feb 1986 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England.

  ii.

Beatrice Huntley.

  iii.

Richard Huntley.

  iv.

Alfred Huntley.

  v.

John Huntley.

  vi.

Robert William Huntley was born in 1906. He died on 01 Sep 1946 in Swindon, Wiltshire.

  vii.

Nell Huntley.

14.

George John Boucher, son of William Boucher and Mary Ann was born in 1869 in Hampin, Gloucestershire, England. He died in 1932 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England. He married Ellen Agnes Gosling in 1897 in Faringdon Berkshire (Oxfordshire).

 

15.

Ellen Agnes Gosling. She died on 27 Apr 1956 in Oxford,England. (Radcliffe Infirmary).

 

Notes for George John Boucher:

Occupation: Saw Mill Charge Hand in the Swindon Railway works.

Machineman in the Swindon Railway works.

 

Address: 1901 - 25 Oriel Street, Swindon

Address: He resided at 18 Oriel Street, Swindon.

 

 

Notes for Ellen Agnes Gosling:

Address: She resided at 5 Phipps Road, Cowley Oxford on 27 Apr 1956.

 

DEATH: She died due to Myocardial Ischaelia due to coronary atheroma.

Fracture of neck of femur.  Deceased fell at her home.  Accidental.

 

 

Ellen Agnes Gosling and George John Boucher had the following children:
7. i.

Ethel Marie Boucher was born on 02 Feb 1908. She died on 08 Feb 1986 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England. She married John Francis Huntley on 15 Feb 1936 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England, son of Alfred Huntley and Mary Annie Eliza Jarvis. He was born on 03 Dec 1909 in 54 Westcott Place, Swindon, Wiltshire, England. He died on 14 Feb 1948 in St Margaret's Hospital,Stratton-St-Margaret,Swindon,Wiltshire, England. She married Frederick Giles on 25 Jun 1955 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England.

  ii.

Elsie May Boucher was born in 1900.

  iii.

Norman Boucher was born in 1916. He died on 07 Jun 1944 (Crushed betwen 2 lorries.). He married in 1898.

  iv.

Laura Lillian Boucher was born in 1904.

  v.

Ivy Ellen Boucher was born in 1903.

  vi.

Dora Boucher was born in 1913.

  vii.

Dorothy Boucher was born in 1912.

  viii.

Nell Boucher.

  ix.

Arthur Boucher was born in 1919.

Generation 5
16.

John Wemyss. He died on 17 Aug 1888 in Calcutta India. He married Rebecca De Cruz on 01 May 1858 in Calcutta India.

 

17.

Rebecca De Cruz, daughter of Manuel D'Cruize and Felicianna.

 

Notes for John Wemyss:

Assumption that this John is the father of David Solomon Wemyss, no proof has been found the this John Wemyss is one and the same.

 

Driver E.I.R

 

Occupation: He was an engineer in 1858.

 

Occupation: Details from The Railway Classified List.

Nationality: East Indian

Date of birth: Aug  1836

Date of appointment: 17 Dec 1856

 

Occupation:                      Position                  Station       Rs

Jan 1862             Engine driver Loco Dept. Howrah     174  8  8

Jul 1862            Engine driver Loco Dept. Howrah     196  6  9

Jan 1863             Engine driver Loco Dept. Howrah     196  5  9

Jul 1863             Engine driver Loco Dept. Howrah     200  0  0

Jan 1864 - Jan 1865 Engine driver Loco Dept. Howrah     210  0  0

Jul 1865 - Jul 1867 Engine driver Loco Dept. Jumalpore  218  0  0

Jan 1868             Engine driver Loco Dept. Jumalpore  240  0  0

Jul 1868 - Jan 1871 Engine driver Loco Dept. Jumalpore  260  0  0

Jan 1872 - Jul 1882 Engine driver Loco Dept. Howrah     260  0  0

Jul 1884 - Jul 1888 Engine driver Loco Dept. Allahabad  260  0  0

 

Occupation: Salary per Mensem (Rs)

 

DEATH: Driver E.I.R He died due to Bright's Dicease.

 

 

Rebecca De Cruz and John Wemyss had the following child:
8. i.

David Solomon Wemyss was born in 1861. He died in 1911. He married Eveline Mathilda Irvine on 09 Feb 1885 in The RC Church,Asansol,India. She was born in 1870. She died on 31 Jan 1906 in Calcutta, India.

18.

George Thomas Irvine.

 

George Thomas Irvine had the following child:
9. i.

Eveline Mathilda Irvine was born in 1870. She died on 31 Jan 1906 in Calcutta, India. She married David Solomon Wemyss on 09 Feb 1885 in The RC Church,Asansol,India, son of John Wemyss and Rebecca De Cruz. He was born in 1861. He died in 1911.

20.

Charles Thomas Cole-Fitzhenry was born in 1836. He died on 30 Sep 1903 in Nagpur (Paralysis). He married Margaret.

 

21.

Margaret.

 

Margaret and Charles Thomas Cole-Fitzhenry had the following children:
10. i.

Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry was born in Oct 1873. He married M Frenais. He married Mary Jane Cables on 28 May 1901 in Kotri, Sind. She was born in 1882. She died on 21 Nov 1908 in Calcutta India (Gall Stones). He married Beatrice Maud Kenny on 04 May 1907 in Registrar Office Jubburpore,India.

  ii.

William John Fitzhenry was born in 1871. He married Marie Tapsell on 25 Jan 1901. She was born in 1871. He married Louiza Pooler on 15 Feb 1897. She was born in 1878.

 

Notes for William John Fitzhenry:

Took his step fathers name - Fitzhenry

 

 

Marriage Notes:

Witness Lizzie Fitzhenry, C Fitzhenry, W B Fitzhenry

 

 

  iii.

Margaret Elisabeth Harriot Cole Fitzhenry was born on 29 Jan 1885. She married Ralph William Hart on 04 Nov 1903 in Nagpur All Saints Church. He was born in 1881.

 

Marriage Notes:

Witness M C Fitzhenry

 

 

22.

James Cables. He died in 1901.

 

James Cables had the following child:
11. i.

Mary Jane Cables was born in 1882. She died on 21 Nov 1908 in Calcutta India (Gall Stones). She married Wilfred Batho Cole-Fitzhenry on 28 May 1901 in Kotri, Sind, son of Charles Thomas Cole-Fitzhenry and Margaret. He was born in Oct 1873.

28.

William Boucher, son of Charles Boucher and Mary Ann Mulcock was born on 30 Apr 1838 in Faringdon Berkshire (Oxfordshire). He died in 1878. He married Mary Ann.

 

29.

Mary Ann.

 

Mary Ann and William Boucher had the following children:
14. i.

George John Boucher was born in 1869 in Hampin, Gloucestershire, England. He died in 1932 in Swindon,Wiltshire,England. He married Ellen Agnes Gosling in 1897 in Faringdon Berkshire (Oxfordshire). She died on 27 Apr 1956 in Oxford,England. (Radcliffe Infirmary).

  ii.

Mary Ann Boucher was born in 1865 in Cutsdean Gloucestershire.

  iii.

Walter Boucher was born in 1866 in Cutsdean Gloucestershire.

  iv.

Aola A Boucher was born in 1870 in Southrop Gloucestershire.

  v.

William Boucher was born in 1866 in Coals Dean, Gloucestershire.

Generation 6
34.

Manuel D'Cruize. He married Felicianna.

 

35.

Felicianna.

 

Felicianna and Manuel D'Cruize had the following child:
17. i.

Rebecca De Cruz. She married John Wemyss on 01 May 1858 in Calcutta India. He died on 17 Aug 1888 in Calcutta India.

56.

Charles Boucher. He married Mary Ann Mulcock on 24 Feb 1831 in Faringdon Berkshire (Oxfordshire).

 

57.

Mary Ann Mulcock.

 

Mary Ann Mulcock and Charles Boucher had the following child:
28. i.

William Boucher was born on 30 Apr 1838 in Faringdon Berkshire (Oxfordshire). He died in 1878. He married Mary Ann.