Benjamin Ayers1

#14528, b. 26 December 1834, d. 28 June 1916

Individual's Timeline

Birth1834Benjamin Ayers1
Christening26 December 1834Benjamin Ayers2
Marriagebefore 1860Benjamin Ayers
Death of Father28 April 1867James Ayers3
Marriage of Son11 April 1882Benjamin James Ayers4,5
Marriage of Daughter16 November 1886Harriett Mary Ann Ayers6,7
Marriage of Daughter3 November 1889Louisa Maria Ayers8
Marriage of Daughter13 April 1890Hannah Mary Ayers9
Marriage of Son11 June 1892William Ayers10
Marriage of Daughter29 July 1897Elizabeth Esther Ayers11,12
Marriage of Son13 December 1903Edgar Edward Ayers13,14
Death RegJune 1916Benjamin Ayers15
Death28 June 1916Benjamin Ayers16

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Benjamin was fisherman, and by 1911 was described as a ransacker of nets etc.

Census details

Children of Benjamin Ayers and Harriett Farrer

Citations

  1. Letter, Shelly to Shirley Elrick, 2001.
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C131792 -1834 0918525 Film NONE.
  3. Burials in Britain, DB - National Burial Index (Britain), on CD at home.
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     368
    MarriageDate     11 Apr 1882
    GroomForename     Benjamin James
    GroomSurname     AYERS
    GroomAge     22
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fisherman
    GroomAbode     Duncan Pl
    BrideForename     Emily
    BrideSurname     PULFORD
    BrideAge     21
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Duncan Pl
    GroomFatherForename     Benjamin
    GroomFatherSurname     AYERS
    GroomFatherOccupation     Fisherman
    BrideFatherForename     James
    BrideFatherSurname     PULFORD
    BrideFatherOccupation     Steward
    WitnessOneForename     William Ames
    WitnessOneSurname     AYERS
    WitnessTwoForename     Harriet Mary
    WitnessTwoSurname     AYERS
    Notes     
    FileNumber     3656.
  5. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, AYERS, Benjamin James     Age:     22     Marriage
         Wife:     Emily PULFORD     Age:     21
         Marriage Date:     11 Apr 1882     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     Benjamin AYERS
         Wife's Father:     James PULFORD
    Source:     FHL Film 1526458     Dates:     1877 - 1886.
  6. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     249
    MarriageDate     16 Nov 1886
    GroomForename     Charles Henry
    GroomSurname     AYERS
    GroomAge     25
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Basket Maker
    GroomAbode     Albion Rd
    BrideForename     Harriet Mary Ann
    BrideSurname     AYERS
    BrideAge     35
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Boreham Rd
    GroomFatherForename     James
    GroomFatherSurname     AYERS
    GroomFatherOccupation     Sailor
    BrideFatherForename     Benjamin
    BrideFatherSurname     AYERS
    BrideFatherOccupation     Sailkor
    WitnessOneForename     James
    WitnessOneSurname     SYMONDS
    WitnessTwoForename     Louisa
    WitnessTwoSurname     AYERS
    Notes     
    FileNumber     3656.
  7. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Ayers      Charles Henry            Yarmouth      4b     23.     
  8. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, SYMONDS, James Tooley     Age:     21     Marriage
         Wife:     Louisa Maria AYERS     Age:     21
         Marriage Date:     3 Nov 1889     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Wife's Father:     Benjamin AYERS
    Source:     FHL Film 1526459     Dates:     1886 - 1899.
  9. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, BENNETT, William Sinclair     Age:     25     Marriage
         Wife:     Hannah Mary AYERS     Age:     24
         Marriage Date:     13 Apr 1890     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     William Joseph BENNETT
         Wife's Father:     Benjamin AYERS
    Source:     FHL Film 1526459     Dates:     1886 - 1899.
  10. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  11. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     321
    MarriageDate     29 Jul 1897
    GroomForename     William Charles
    GroomSurname     JOHNSON
    GroomAge     27
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Assistt School Master
    GroomAbode     Mariners Rd
    BrideForename     Elizabeth Esther
    BrideSurname     AYERS
    BrideAge     27
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Mariners Rd
    GroomFatherForename     James Richard
    GroomFatherSurname     JOHNSON
    GroomFatherOccupation     Captain
    BrideFatherForename     Benjamin
    BrideFatherSurname     AYERS
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     James R
    WitnessOneSurname     JOHNSON
    WitnessTwoForename     Emma L
    WitnessTwoSurname     AYERS
    Notes     Banns. The groom and bride signed. The witnesses signed.
    FileNumber     751.
  12. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, JOHNSON, William Charles     Age:     27     Marriage
         Wife:     Elizabeth Esther AYERS     Age:     27
         Marriage Date:     29 Jul 1897     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     James Richard JOHNSON
         Wife's Father:     Benjamin AYERS
    Source:     FHL Film 1526459     Dates:     1886 - 1899.
  13. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Ayers, Edgar Edward and English, Emma - Yarmouth. 4b/40.
  14. British Army WWI Pension Records 1914-1920, online http://content.ancestry.co.uk then search military records.
  15. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Ayers      Benjamin      81      Yarmouth      4b     17.
  16. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Name:     Benjamin Ayers
    Death Age:     81
    Death Place:     16 Mariners Road
    Burial Date:     4 Jul
    Burial Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Cemetery Section:     D
    Grave Number:     922.
    Interment Number:     2862
    Cemetery Notes:     Consecrated."
  17. Census data as per CD, AYERS Benjamin 36 head Mar Fisherman (Osborne Cotts)
    Lowestoft Suff.
    pg29

    AYERS Harriet 36 wife Mar
    Lowestoft Suff.
    pg29

    AYERS Benjamin J 11 son sch
    Lowestoft Suff.
    pg29

    AYERS Harriet M 9 daur sch
    Lowestoft Suff.
    pg29

    AYERS William A 7 son sch
    Yarmouth
    pg29

    AYERS Hannah M 3 daur
    Yarmouth
    pg29

    AYERS Elizabeth E 11m daur
    Yarmouth
    pg29.

  18. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, AYERS, Anne Mary     Christening
         Gender:     Female
         Birth Date:     29 Aug 1857     
         Christening Date:     3 Sep 1857     Recorded in:     Lowestoft, Suffolk, England
                   Collection:     BTs
         Father:     Benjamin AYERS
         Mother:     Harriet
    Source:     FHL Film 952451     Dates:     1856 - 1865.