Mary Ann Ursula Bensley1

#21953, b. 7 April 1834
  • Father: Charles Bensley2 b. 11 Mar 1805, d. 29 May 1866
  • Mother: Sarah Fisk b. 1804, d. 28 Sep 1849

Individual's Timeline

Christening7 April 1834Mary Ann Ursula Bensley1,3
Marriage29 September 1867Mary Ann Ursula Bensley4
Death RegMarch 1876John French Ayers5

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Ayers.1

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May have married Patrick McDonald in Gateshead Dec qtr 1876 10a/1046.

Family of Mary Ann Ursula Bensley and John French Ayers


  1. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  2. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     385
    MarriageDate     29 Sep 1867
    GroomForename     John French
    GroomSurname     Ayers
    GroomAge     29
    GroomParish     Yarmouth
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Tallow Chandler
    GroomAbode     Row
    BrideForename     Mary Ann Ursula
    BrideSurname     Bensly
    BrideAge     33
    BrideParish     Yarmouth
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Row
    GroomFatherForename     John Mansfield
    GroomFatherSurname     Ayers
    GroomFatherOccupation     Tallow Chandler
    BrideFatherForename     Charles
    BrideFatherSurname     Bensly
    BrideFatherOccupation     Coal Heaver
    WitnessOneForename     Samuel
    WitnessOneSurname     Gotts
    WitnessTwoForename     Sarah
    WitnessTwoSurname     Bensly
    Notes     Banns
    FileNumber     12343.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    BaptismDate     07 Apr 1834
    Forename     Mary Ann Ursula
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     Charles
    MotherForename     Sarah
    FatherSurname     BENSLEY
    FatherOccupation     Labourer
    FileNumber     22319.
  4. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, AYERS, John French     Age:     29     Marriage
         Wife:     Mary Ann Ursula BENSLEY     Age:     33
         Marriage Date:     29 Sep 1867     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     John Mansfield AYERS
         Wife's Father:     Charles BENSLEY
    Source:     FHL Film 1526457     Dates:     1864 - 1869.
  5. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Name:      John French Ayers
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1838
    Year of Registration:      1876
    Quarter of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar
    Age at Death:      38
    District:      Gateshead
    County:      Durham, Tyne and Wear
    Volume:      10a
    Page:      454.