John Beales

#21131, b. 1846

Individual's Timeline

Birth1846John Beales
Marriage15 August 1867John Beales1
Marr RegSeptember 1867John Beales1

Primary events

  • Birth: John Beales was born in 1846 Possibly earlier. He was 21 when he married, which might just mean he was an adult. Son of John a sawyer.
  • Marriage: He married Ellen Kent on Thursday, 15 August 1867 in St Nicholas Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 17 years ~&~ 21 years old. Witnessed by George POINTER and Elizabeth BATTERBURY.1
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of John and Ellen Kent was registered in the quarter ended September 1867 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.1

Secondary circumstances

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: John has not been found in 1871 census or later. He appears to have been a seaman, so may have been on boats that did not get 'censused'.

Children of John Beales and Ellen Kent


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, BEALES      John            Yarmouth      4b     22.
  2. Find my past web sites, online or, County      Norfolk
    Place      Great Yarmouth
    Church name      St Nicholas
    Register type      
    Register entry number      348
    Marriage date      15 Aug 1867
    Groom forename      John
    Groom surname      BEALES
    Groom age      21
    Groom condition      Bachelor
    Groom abode      Row 76
    Groom parish      Yarmouth
    Groom occupation      Fisherman
    Bride forename      Ellen
    Bride surname      KENT
    Bride age      17
    Bride condition      Spinster
    Bride abode      Row 76
    Bride parish      Yarmouth
    Groom father forename      John
    Groom father surname      BEALES
    Groom father occupation      Sawyer
    Bride father forename      Edmund
    Bride father surname      KENT
    Bride father occupation      Sawyer
    Witness1 forename      George
    Witness1 surname      POINTER
    Witness2 forename      Elizabeth
    Witness2 surname      BATTERBURY
    Notes      Banns.
  3. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    RegisterNumber     567
    DateOfBirth     20 Feb 1873
    BaptismDate     23 Mar 1873
    Forename     Edith Ellen
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     John
    MotherForename     Ellen
    FatherSurname     BEALES
    Abode     Row
    FatherOccupation     Sailor
    Notes     Baptised with sister Florence
    FileNumber     8499.
  4. Free parish registers, online, County      Norfolk
    Place      Great Yarmouth
    Church name      St Nicholas
    Register type      Unspecified
    Register entry number      3080
    Baptism date      11 Dec 1882
    Birth date      8 Oct 1874
    Person forename      Alfred John
    Person sex      M
    Person abode      Row 70
    Father forename      John
    Father surname      BEALES
    Father occupation      Fisherman
    Mother forename      Ellen.