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ILSTON

First Generation

1.

BARTHOLOMEW ILSTON

Bapt (as adult) 18 Oct 1721, Thornby
Buried 24 April 1761, Thornby

Miller, of Thornby, Northamptonshire

Married MARY WATSON of Cold Ashby
9 March 1720, St Sepulchre, Northampton.

Bartholomew and Mary had the following children:

Bapt (as adult) 18 Oct 1721, Thornby
Died 20 November 1758, Thornby

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2.

MARY ILSTON

Baptised 24 January 1721, Cold Ashby

 

3.

JOHN ILSTON

Born 13 December 1722,
Baptised 15 Decemer 1722, Thornby

 

+4.

BARTHOLOMEW ILSTON

 

 

+5.

CALEB ILSTON

 

 

Second Generation

4.

BARTHOLOMEW ILSTON

Born 9 November 1725,
Baptised 24 December 1725, Thornby
Buried 7 August 1801, Thornby.

Northamptonshire FHS

Married ELIZABETH BRETT
2 August 1751,Thornby.

Born 31 Dec 1733, Bap 14 Jan 1734, Thornby.   Buried 1802, Thornby

Bartholemew and Elizabeth had 13 children

Northamptonshire FHS

5.

CALEB ILSTON

Son of Bartholomew Ilston

Baptised 07 December 1734, Thornby.

Northamptonshire FHS

Miller at West Haddon

Married FRANCES GEE
14 December 1758, Arthingworth.

Northamptonshire FHS

Caleb and Frances had the following children:

Baptised 21 Oct 1736, Cold Ashby

Northamptonshire FHS

 

6.

JANE ILSTON

Baptised 5 August 1759
Buried 12 August 1759, Thornby.

 

7.

JOSHUA ILSTON

Baptised 18 June 1760, Thornby

Buried 27 June 1760, West Haddon

8.

LEVY ILSTON

Baptised 31 July 1761, Thornby

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NUN ILSTON

10.

SIMEON ILSTON

Baptised 18 May 1766, Thornby

Third Generation

3.

NUN ILSTON

Son of Caleb Ilston and Frances Gee
Born 1763, West Haddon.

Baptised 16 October 1763, West Haddon.

Northamptonshire FHS

Died 01 Dec 1825, London.
Buried 08 December 1825, Bunhill Fields, Finsbury, london.

TNA RG/4/3997

"of the Excise Office, Gentleman"

Married (1) SARAH THORP
13 May 1786, St Margaret, Westminster

1846, No 248.

Baptised 19 October 1756, St Margaret, Westminster.

Westminster Archives

Married (2) RACHEL VAUGHAN
27 June 1799, St Mary-le-Bow, London

 
Nun and Rachel had the following children:

Daughter of Wyatt and Elizabeth Vaughan
Baptised 11 November 1770 St James, Piccadilly.
Buried 27 July 1834, City Road Wesleyan Cemetery.

 
Westminster Archives

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JOSHUA ILSTON

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5.

ANN ILSTON

Baptised 07 March 1802
St Botolph without Aldersgate, London.
Married WILLIAM FRANCIS BORLAY

6.

WILLIAM ILSTON

Baptised 03 June 1804
St Botolph without Aldersgate, London
Died 1838, Islington.

 
 

GRO: Islington 1838 Dec 3/160

7.

SARAH MARIA ILSTON

Baptised 08 July 1808
St Botolph without Aldersgate, London
Married WILLIAM COX, physician
01 December 1832, Islington.

West Middlesex Family History Society

William died April 1836, aged 56.
Buried 26 April, Bunhill Fields, Finsbury

TNA RG/4/3999

8.

MARY ELIZABETH ILSTON

Baptised 08 July 1808
St Botolph without Aldersgate, London
Married JOHN SAY CLARKE, physician
08 January 1834, Islington.

West Middlesex Family History Society

 
John was born in Bombay, India, about 1811 and studied medicine at King's College, Aberdeen.

1871 Census

Fourth Generation

4.

JOSHUA ILSTON

Son of Nun Ilston and Rachel Vaughan

Baptism shown as "John Ilston" but Joshua in Nun's will

Baptised 04 December 1799
St Botolph without Aldersgate, London
Buried 28 April 1827, Bury, Lancs.

He was an Excise Officer
Admitted as an Excise man, 1820.

LDS Film 2113009

Married ANN JANE JONES
28 September 1822
St Anne Richmond, Liverpool

Liverpool FHS
 

Joshua and Ann had the following daughter:

Daughter of Owen Jones of Thornton-le-Moors, Cheshire, b 1775 and Elizabeth Patten from St Hilary, Cornwall, b 1774 (Married in Liverpool, 29 September 1796.)
Ann died in London in 1831 and was buried at Christ Church, Spitalfields on 18 August 1831.

City of London Burials

+9.

ALICE ILSTON

 

 

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Fifth Generation

9.

ALICE ILSTON

Daughter of Joshua Ilston and Ann Jane Jones

Baptised 06 April 1823, St Anne Richmond, Liverpool.

LDS Film 1656418

Married WILLIAM JENKIN THOMAS
31 October 1843
St Paul, Liverpool

GRO: Liverpool 1843 Dec 20/353

Alice and William had the following daughter:

Son of John and Sarah Thomas,
Baptised 24 June 1825, St Peter, Liverpool.

IGI: P02027-2

John Thomas, schoolmaster, married Sarah Williams, 6 April 1818, St Peter Liverpool.

IGI: M01620-3

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ELIZABETH THOMAS

 

 

Sixth Generation

10.

ELIZABETH THOMAS

Daughter of William Jenkin Thomas
and Alice Ilston

Baptised 22 December 1850
St George's Church, Everton.

IGI: P020276

Married WILLIAM JOHN JONES
21 December 1874
St George's Church, Everton

GRO: West Derby 1874 Dec 8b/546

 

This story continues in the Jones family tree.

With thanks for her help to Alison Coles, with whom we share descent from Bartholomew and his sons Bartholomew and Caleb.