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nellist or nellest

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Unknown Report 24 Jun 2013 16:49

William Nellest/nellist b1800 any info please


Astra Report 24 Jun 2013 17:00

Where was he born???

Name: William Nellist
Event Type: Birth
Birth Date: 10 Oct 1801
Birthplace: Guisborough, Yorkshire
Christening Date:
Christening Place:
Father's Name: John Nellist
Mother's Name: Mary Nellist
Affiliate Publication Number: RG6_0893


safc Report 24 Jun 2013 17:06

Name: William Nellest
Gender: Male
Christening Date: 22 May 1800
Birth Date:
Death Date:
Name Note:
Father's Name: George Nellest
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name:
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: P00750-1
System Origin: England-ODM
GS Film number: 432131
Reference ID:

Mike *

Mike * Report 24 Jun 2013 18:47


William Nellest
[William Nellist]

Estimated Birth Year:
abt 1801

Where born:Yorkshire, England
Civil Parish:Danby
Hundred:Langbaurgh (East Division)

Registration District Guisbrough

George Nellest 60
William Nellest 40
Mary Nellest 35

1841 ages were rounded down to nearest 5


MarieCeleste Report 24 Jun 2013 18:49

Hello Terence - welcome to the boards.

When you say "any info" we don't want to repeat your own research so you need to tell us whatever else you know about him and how you connected to him.

Mike *

Mike * Report 24 Jun 2013 18:50

Living with his brother so George in 1841 wasn't his father


George Nellist 70
William Nellist 50 - Brother
Mary Nellist 46 - Sis -in-law
Elizabeth Nellist 8 Niece
Ann Nellist 6 - Niece
Alice Nellist 2 _ niece
Hannah Mortimer 15 sevant


William Nellist 47 - Railway Platelayer
Mary Nellist 34 - wife
Amelia Spack 25 - sister in law

Mike *

Mike * Report 24 Jun 2013 18:54


William Nellist 60
Mary Nellist 57
John Hunter 28
Elizabeth M Hunter 18
Ann Nellist 16
Alis Nellist 12
Hannah Ford 69


1861 - Whitby

William Nellist 60
Isabella Nellist 56 - wife



William Nellist 70
Isabella Nellist 66 - wife
Isabel Gales 9 - domestic servant


Cynthia Report 25 Jun 2013 13:21

As the OP is a new poster, I will send a friendly message on how to return to his thread. :-)


Reggie Report 25 Jun 2013 13:25

No birthplace recorded against the entry for the name in the OP's tree, so it seems that it is in doubt

Other entries for the surname in the tree are from North Yorks.........Danby, Scarborough etc

Are you descended from this man, Terence?


Unknown Report 25 Jun 2013 17:20

Thanks for the info most grateful. I am researching my wives family tree the Nellists/Nellests
Cheers Terry

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Mike *

Mike * Report 25 Jun 2013 17:23

Do you know who your William married?


Unknown Report 25 Jun 2013 17:27

Hi Mike I think he married Mary Garbutt


MarieCeleste Report 25 Jun 2013 19:00

So that could be this marriage:

England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915

Name: William Nellist
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1841
Registration District: Guisborough
Inferred County: Yorkshire North Riding
Volume Number: 24
Page Number: 295

Records on Page:
John Cass
Mary Foster
Mary Garbutt <<
William Nellist
Catherine Oxley
William Thompson

Terry, to make sure we give you the right information, is your wife descended from one of William and Mary's children? If so, which one?


Unknown Report 25 Jun 2013 23:12

Thanks Marie, that would tie up with other info I have. My wife is his 3rd cousin 5 times removed ( I think ?). Linked via George Nellest b1677 that is IF my research is right Thanks again