William Bessey


Individual's Timeline

Marriage22 April 1721William Bessey1

Primary events

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Believe William Bessey may have died & was buried in Hemsby on 27/2/1780. Mills (or Mildred) died & was buried in Hemsby on 2/6/1787 at the recorded age of 91 (giving her birth year as c 1696).2

Children of William Bessey and Mills, Miles or Mildred (?)


  1. International Genealogical Index (IGI), M045001.
  2. Raymond Goddard, "info from Raymond Goddard," e-mail to Shirley Elrick, Word doc files as Bessey families fm Hemsby.
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C045001.
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Hemsby
    Church     St Mary the Virgin
    RegisterNumber     1
    BaptismDate     03 Apr 1737
    Forename     Elizabeth
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     William
    MotherForename     Mills
    FatherSurname     BESSEY
    Abode     Hemsby
    Notes     Wifes Name Illegible
    FileNumber     12068.