John Hewitt

ID #25101, (5 Apr 1778-Jul 1854)
  • Last Edited: 2021-10-29

Family 1: Deborah Clarke (13 Apr 1777-23 Aug 1833)

Family 2: Mary Deane (1789-)

Notes

Occupation: Farmer.

Timeline

5 Apr 1778John Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
son of Thomas & Martha Hewitt of High Legh.2
25 Nov 1802He married Deborah Clarke, daughter of William Clarke and Catherine Highfield, at St Mary & All Saints, Great Budworth, Cheshire.1
c 1803His daughter Elizabeth Hewitt was born at St Mary & All Saints, Great Budworth, Cheshire.3,4
16 Oct 1803His mother, Martha Hewitt, died at High Legh, Cheshire.5
17 Jan 1805His son Thomas Hewitt was born at Weaverham, Cheshire.6
Jul 1805His son Thomas Hewitt died at Acton, Cheshire.
14 Sep 1806His son William Hewitt was baptized at Weaverham, Cheshire.6
17 Feb 1808His son Samuel Hewitt was born at Acton, Cheshire.
2 Oct 1809His son John Hewitt was born at St Mary, Weaverham, Cheshire.7
18 Mar 1811His son Thomas Hewitt was born at Acton, Cheshire.
1813His son James Hewitt was born at Plumley, Cheshire.8
May 1814His father, Thomas Hewitt, died at High Legh, Cheshire.9
23 Jan 1820His daughter Margaret Hewitt was baptized at St Peter, Swettenham, Cheshire.10
24 Feb 1825His daughter, Elizabeth Hewitt, married William Davies at St Mary, Bowdon, Cheshire.11,1
23 Aug 1833His wife, Deborah died at High Legh, Cheshire.12
4 Jun 1836His son William Hewitt died at Millington, Cheshire.13,14
26 Dec 1838His son, Samuel Hewitt, married Elizabeth Bradbury at Bowdon, Cheshire.1
26 Mar 1839John Hewitt married Mary Deane at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.15
Mar 1839The marriage was registered in Rostherne, Altrincham R.D., England, in 1839 JFM quarter.16
6 Jun 1841John Hewitt was recorded as Head of Household in the 1841 census at Broad Oak, High Legh, Cheshire.
Age 55 , Farmer , born Cheshire.
Household included:- Mary Hewitt and Thomas Hewitt.17
Feb 1843The death of his daughter, Elizabeth Davies, was registered in Altrincham R.D., England.18
17 Apr 1845His son, John Hewitt, married Martha Hewitt at St John The Baptist, Knutsford, Cheshire.2,1
27 Oct 1845His daughter, Margaret Hewitt, married William Tallent Webster at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.19,20
13 Jun 1850His son, Thomas Hewitt, married Elizabeth Nickson at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.21
30 Mar 1851John Hewitt appeared as Head in the 1851 census at High Legh, Cheshire.
Age 73 , married , Farmer 10 acres , born High Legh, Cheshire.
Household included:- Mary Hewitt, Emma Anne Davies and Job Hobson.22
15 Sep 1853His son, Thomas Hewitt, married Mary Ann Birch at St Mary, Bowdon, Cheshire.23,24,25,26,27
15 Oct 1853John Hewitt made a will at High Legh, Cheshire, witnessed by Hannah Clarke, naming John Clarke as executor.28
27 Jul 1854John Hewitt died at High Legh, Cheshire.
age 76.29
Jul 1854John Hewitt's death was registered in Altrincham R.D., England; 1854 JAS quarter.30
30 Jul 1854He was buried at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
Age 76 years, Sexton's Book - Was buried upon his wife Deborah Hewitt, gravestone near the causeway below the Top Hatch.31,1
17 Aug 1854Probate - John Hewitt of High Legh, died 2nd July 1854. Probate.

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to John Hewitt at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire, ref 542
    Here lieth the body of John Hewitt of High Legh who departed this life July 17th 1854 aged 76 years
    Also Deborah, wife of John Hewitt, of High Legh who departed this life August 23rd 1833 aged 55 years
    Also John Woodier of High Legh who died July 24th 1894 aged 68 years.32

Citations

  1. [S130] Family Search.
  2. [S1328] Parish Records - Cheshire.
  3. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions.
  4. [S130] Family Search.
  5. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.
  6. [S130] Family Search.
  7. [S2064] Parish Records Weaverham St Mary.
  8. [S301] Baptism register.
  9. [S305] Parish Records.
  10. [S2064] Parish Records.
  11. [S305] Parish Records.
  12. [S450] Memorial Inscription, Parish as indicated.
  13. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.
  14. [S527] Sexton's Graveyard record - Rostherne, St Mary.
  15. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.
  16. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1839 JFM Rostherne St Mary, Altrincham 19/14;1077/1/24.
  17. [S23] Census HO107/94/6 P6.
  18. [S180] Free BMD : 1843 JFM Altrincham 19/4; ALT/3/76.
  19. [S478] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.
  20. [S130] Family Search.
  21. [S462] Parish Records.
  22. [S23] Census HO107/2163 F190 p8.
  23. [S8] Marriage Certificate.
  24. [S17] Census, 1871, images & transcriptions RG10/3686 142 pg13.
  25. [S18] Census, 1881, images & transcriptions RG11/3508 F50 Page 31.
  26. [S27] St.Catherine Index (former BMD index, now withdrawn).
  27. [S180] Free BMD.
  28. [S256] Will.
  29. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.
  30. [S180] Free BMD.
  31. [S305] Parish Records.
  32. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.

Thomas Hewitt1

ID #25102, (17 Jan 1805-Jul 1805)
  • Last Edited: 2015-06-29

Timeline

17 Jan 1805Thomas Hewitt was born at Weaverham, Cheshire.1
24 Feb 1805He was baptized at St Mary, Weaverham, Cheshire.
son of John & Deborah Hewit of Halton (?).2,1
Jul 1805He died at Acton, Cheshire.
20 Jul 1805He was buried at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
Age 6 months.3

Citations

  1. [S130] Family Search.
  2. [S1328] Parish Records - Cheshire.
  3. [S130] Family Search.

William Hewitt

ID #25103, (14 Sep 1806-4 Jun 1836)
  • Last Edited: 2021-08-23

Timeline

14 Sep 1806William Hewitt was baptized at Weaverham, Cheshire.1
23 Aug 1833His mother, Deborah Hewitt, died at High Legh, Cheshire.2
4 Jun 1836William Hewitt died at Millington, Cheshire.
Age 29.3,4
7 Jun 1836He was buried at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
William Hewitt of Millington aged 29 years was buried under one of the Gravestones with William Hewitt on the top of the Gravestone left side of Mary Greasty Gravestone middle of the yard. 7s-0.4

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to William Hewitt at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire, ref 540
    William son of John and Deborah Hewitt of High Legh died 4 June 1836 aged 29 years.5

Citations

  1. [S130] Family Search.
  2. [S450] Memorial Inscription, Parish as indicated.
  3. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.
  4. [S527] Sexton's Graveyard record - Rostherne, St Mary.
  5. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.

Margaret Hewitt

ID #25104, (23 Jan 1820-28 May 1858)
  • Last Edited: 2020-12-24

Family: William Tallent Webster (10 Jun 1821-)

Notes

Married Name: Margaret Webster.

Timeline

Jan 1820Margaret Hewitt was born at Somerford Booths, Cheshire.
23 Jan 1820She was baptized at St Peter, Swettenham, Cheshire.
Margaret, dau of John & Deborah Hewitt; Abode: Somerford Booths; Father's Occupation: Farmer.1
23 Aug 1833Her mother, Deborah Hewitt, died at High Legh, Cheshire.2
27 Oct 1845Margaret Hewitt married William Tallent Webster, son of Joseph Webster and Mary Anne Tallent, at Cathedral, Manchester, Lancashire.
William Tallent, full, Bachelor, Warehouseman, Chatham St, Chorlton-on-Medlock; Father: Joseph Webster, Spirit Merchant
Margaret, full, Spinster, Chatham St, Chorlton-on-Medlock; Father: John Hewitt, farmer
Witnesses: A L Hardman, A H Tallents.3,4
Oct 1845The marriage was registered in Manchester R.D., England, in 1845 OND quarter.5
2 Dec 1847Margaret Webster became the godmother at Emily Brown Hewitt's christening on 2 Dec 1847 at Holy Trinity, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire.
30 Mar 1851Margaret Webster appeared as Wife in the 1851 census in the household of William Tallent Webster at 60, Russell Street, Hulme, Manchester, Lancashire.
Age 29 , M , born High Legh, Cheshire.6
Jul 1854The death of her father, John Hewitt, was registered in Altrincham R.D., England.7
28 May 1858Margaret Webster died at Stretford, Lancashire.
Age 36; ref 543.8
May 1858Margaret Webster's death was registered in Hulme, Chorlton R.D., England; 1858 AMJ quarter , age 36.9
1 Jun 1858She was buried at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
Sexton's book - Margaret Tallent Webster of Salford, aged 36 years was buried upon James Hewitt's wife under his gravestone on the right hand of the Cawsway from the top hatch.10

Memorials

  • There is a memorial to Margaret Webster at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire, 543
    Here lieth the body of Ann wife of Thomas Hewitt of High Legh who died 20th Feb 1806, 25 years
    also Hannah wife of James Hewitt of Hulme who died August 22nd 1851 aged 41 years
    also Margaret wife of William Tallent Webster of Stretford who departed this life May 28th 1858 aged 36 years.11

Citations

  1. [S2064] Parish Records.
  2. [S450] Memorial Inscription, Parish as indicated.
  3. [S478] Parish Records - Manchester, Cathedral.
  4. [S130] Family Search.
  5. [S180] Free BMD.
  6. [S15] Census, 1851, images & transcriptions HO 107/2221 F181 P34.
  7. [S180] Free BMD.
  8. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.
  9. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1858 AMJ Hulme, Chorlton 8c372 HUL/53/425.
  10. [S305] Parish Records.
  11. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.

Thomas Hewitt1

ID #25105, (-May 1814)
  • Last Edited: 2021-10-02

Family: Martha Skelhorn (1744-16 Oct 1803)

Notes

Note: The evidence for the identity of the parents of Thomas Hewitt formerly listed was lacking. They were removed from the system in December 2017.

Timeline

5 Dec 1762Marriage banns for Thomas Hewitt and Martha Skelhorn were published at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.2
23 Dec 1762Thomas Hewitt married Martha Skelhorn, daughter of Isaac Skelhorn and Mary Leigh, at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
Thomas Hewitt and Martha Skellorn were married in this church by Banns.
Witnesses: William Eccleston and Isaac Skelorn.2,1
25 Sep 1763His son Peter Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3,1
2 Aug 1767His son Joseph Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
26 Mar 1769His son Thomas Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
19 Apr 1771His daughter Mary Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
13 Jun 1773His daughter Martha Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
5 May 1776His son Isaac Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
5 Apr 1778His son John Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
5 Jun 1780His daughter Fanny Hewitt was born at High Legh, Cheshire.3
17 Apr 1782His son Samuel Hewitt was born at High Legh, Cheshire.3
7 Sep 1786His daughter Nancy Hewitt was born at High Legh, Cheshire.3
27 Mar 1788His son Robert Hewitt was baptized at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
27 Mar 1792His son, Peter Hewitt, married Margaret Clarke at St Mary & All Saints, Great Budworth, Cheshire.1
21 Oct 1794His son, Joseph Hewitt, married Ann Clark at All Saints, Daresbury, Cheshire.4
10 Jun 1800His son, Isaac Hewitt, married Ann Moreton at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.3
25 Nov 1802His son, John Hewitt, married Deborah Clarke at St Mary & All Saints, Great Budworth, Cheshire.1
16 Oct 1803His wife, Martha died at High Legh, Cheshire.5
Nov 1812His son Thomas Hewitt died at Warrington, Cheshire.6
May 1814Thomas Hewitt died at High Legh, Cheshire.7
30 May 1814He was buried at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
Age 74 years
Sexton's book 'Thomas Hewitt of High Legh aged 74 years buried under his wife gravestone with Venables name upon the stone. £0-5s-6d.6,7'

Citations

  1. [S130] Family Search.
  2. [S305] Parish Records.
  3. [S1328] Parish Records - Cheshire.
  4. [S462] Parish Records.
  5. [S455] Memorial Inscriptions Rostherne.
  6. [S527] Sexton's Graveyard record - Rostherne, St Mary.
  7. [S305] Parish Records.

Elizabeth Hewitt

ID #25111, (c 1803-Feb 1843)
  • Last Edited: 2014-01-26

Family: William Davies (c 1797-c Nov 1845)

Notes

Alternate Name: Betty Davies.
Married Name: Elizabeth Davies.

Timeline

c 1803Elizabeth Hewitt was born at St Mary & All Saints, Great Budworth, Cheshire.1,2
23 Jan 1803She was baptized at St Mary & All Saints, Great Budworth, Cheshire.2
24 Feb 1825She married William Davies at St Mary, Bowdon, Cheshire.
William Davies, Elizabeth Hewitt, Banns, both signed, Witnesses: Jane Hewitt & John Neild(regular).3,4
10 Feb 1826Her daughter Mary Anne Davies was baptized at High Legh, Cheshire.4
9 Nov 1828Her son Edward Davies was baptized at St Mary, Bowdon, Cheshire.5,4
23 Aug 1833Her mother, Deborah Hewitt, died at High Legh, Cheshire.6
17 May 1835Her daughter Elizabeth Davies was baptized at St Mary, Bowdon, Cheshire.3,4
12 Nov 1837Her daughter Emma Anne Davies was baptized at St Mary, Bowdon, Cheshire.7
c Dec 1838Her daughter Jane Davies was born at Dunham, Cheshire.4
6 Jun 1841Elizabeth Davies was listed as a member of the household of William Davies in the 1841 census at Dunham Town Hamlet, Dunham, Cheshire.
Age 34 , Cheshire.8
Apr 1842The birth of her daughter Margaret Davies was registered in Altrincham R.D., England.9
24 Feb 1843Elizabeth Davies died at Altrincham, Cheshire.10
Feb 1843Elizabeth Davies's death was registered in Altrincham R.D., England; 1843 JFM quarter , age 39.11
1 Mar 1843She was buried at St Mary, Rostherne, Cheshire.
Age 39 years -Sexton's book says 'Died 24th Feb, buried March 1st 1843 Elizabeth Davies died at Altrincham age 39 years was buried upon her brother William Hewitt his the Gravestone.12,13,10'

Citations

  1. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions.
  2. [S130] Family Search.
  3. [S305] Parish Records.
  4. [S130] Family Search.
  5. [S305] Parish Records.
  6. [S450] Memorial Inscription, Parish as indicated.
  7. [S131] International Genealogical Index C013005 Superseded by Family Search.
  8. [S14] Census, 1841, images & transcriptions HO107/91/19 F5 P4.
  9. [S181] GRO/Free & Cheshire BMD : 1842 AMJ Altrincham 19/5, ALT/4/10.
  10. [S527] Sexton's Graveyard record - Rostherne, St Mary.
  11. [S180] Free BMD : 1843 JFM Altrincham 19/4; ALT/3/76.
  12. [S305] Parish Records.
  13. [S131] International Genealogical Index Superseded by Family Search.
  14. [S130] Family Search.