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William Robert NESSWORTHY

Male 1888 - Bef 1951  (62 years)


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  • Name William Robert NESSWORTHY  [1
    Born 10 Nov 1888  South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 10 Jul 1889  South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • William Robert, son of Robert and Jane NESSWORTHY, born 10 November 1888, baptized 10 July 1889 at St. Hilda South Shields. Father a sawyer; residing at 16 Wellington St. Baptized by F. Harley Williams.
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 14 Aug 1951  Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Death registered for William R. NESSWORTHY, age 63.
    Buried 14 Aug 1951  Harton Cemetery, Harton, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Address:
    Harton Cemetery
    South Shields, Durham
    England 
    Person ID I4098  Nosworthy
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2020 

    Father Robert NESSWORTHY,   b. 30 Aug 1867, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1920, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Mother Jane HARRISON,   b. 1867, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 30 Oct 1887  Parish Church of St. Stephens, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Robert NESSWORTHY, age 20, Bachelor, Sailor ?, residing at 26 Wellington St., son of Robert NESSWORTHY, Boat Builder; and Jane HARRISON, age 20, Spinster, residing at 27 Wellington St., daughter of William HARRISON, Grocer, married 30 October 1887. Married in St. Stephens Parish Church, South Shields. They both signed their names. Witnesses: Wm. HARRISON and William WESTALL, who made his mark. [5]
    Family ID F1169  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Johanna TAYLOR,   b. 18 Oct 1892, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1970, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 5 Mar 1911  Parish Church of St. Stephens, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6
    • William Robert NESSWORTHY, age 23, Bachelor, Cartman, residing at 45 Wellington St., South Shields, son of Robert NESSWORTHY, Labourer; married Johanna TAYLOR, age 19, Spinster, residing at 42 Wellington St., daughter of John TAYLOR, Labourer, on 5 March 1911. They were married after Banns in the Parish Church of St. Stephens, South Shields. Both signed the register. Witnesses: William HAMBLING and Mary E. RIVES. [6]
    Children 
     1. Robert "Bob" NESSWORTHY,   b. 12 Jul 1911, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1993  (Age 82 years)
     2. Margaret W. NESSWORTHY,   b. 1913, South Shields, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Catherine M. NESSWORTHY,   b. Abt 1920, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     4. William R. NESSWORTHY,   b. 1921, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Jane Harrison NESSWORTHY,   b. Abt 1924, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 11 years)
     6. Elizabeth "Betty" NESSWORTHY,   b. 1925, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Feb 1969  (Age 44 years)
     7. Living
     8. Doreen NESSWORTHY,   b. 1930, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Laurence Edwards "Larry" NESSWORTHY,   b. 1934, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 2020  (Age 86 years)
    Photos
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    William Robert Nessworthy and his wife, Johanna (Taylor). Third person might be Joan Nessworthy.
    Nessworthy
    Nessworthy
    Taller couple on left are William Robert Nessworthy and his wife, Johannah (Taylor).
    Last Modified 4 Dec 2020 
    Family ID F1461  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    William Robert Nessworthy's medal collection
    William Robert Nessworthy's medal collection
    Provided by his granddaughter

  • Sources 
    1. [S193] Census of England, 1891.

    2. [S265] Parish Register, St. Hilda, South Shields, Durham.

    3. [S168] England and Wales Registration Index.

    4. [S1354] Peter Hoy Database: South Tyneside Service Men and Women (1914-1918), Peter Hoy, (https://dcc-live-s3.s3.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/Milbourne-to-Palmer.pdf).

    5. [S304] Parish Register, St. Stephens, South Shields, Durham.

    6. [S74] Certified Copy of an Entry of Marriage, General Register Office.