Our Family Tree
Once upon a time people would think it a shame when they found one of their ancestors had committed a crim. Nothing would be mentioned about the person. But now adays everyone doing their family tree is thrilled when they find a “skeleton in the cupboard”. It is great news.
We have seven famous convict ancestors as far as we know
Mary Butler was tried in 1787 for stealing and being a prostitute.
Timothy Quinn (Quenn) was tried in 1807 at the Old Bailey and found guilty of burglary.
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William Taylor was caught for stealing from a dwelling house. He was tried at Middlesex in 1827
William Floyd was
John Pugh was tried in Denbigh for sheep steeling.
They were a great bunch of people with various crimes and on
the whole did not stop there. When they came to
The Family Tree
(Our ancestor is written in red)
John Cox and Mary Unknown had a daughter Betty
Betty Cox (1745 abt) and Joseph Allen (1740 abt) had 6 children.
Sarah, Joseph, Joseph, John, William and Henry.
Joseph Allen (1780 and Mary O’Brien (1791) had 10 children
William Taylor (1806) and Mary Ann Allen (1825) had 15 children
Matilda, Mary, William,
Lucy, Henry, Joseph, Susannah,
James Jordan (1765) and Mary Butler (1772) had 5 children
Richard, Catherine, James, Thomas, and John
Timothy Quinn (1790) and Rachael Wright (1794) had 3 children.
John Jordan (1809) and Frances Quinn (1870) had 17 children
James, Rosetta, Louisa, John, Henry, William, Caroline, Jane,
John Weavell (1771) and Maria Harrod (1770) had 6 children.
Mary, John, Eleanor, Thomas, James and Edwin.
Edwin Weavell (1798) and Celia Mc Carty (1805) had 7 children
James, Maria, Celia, Henry, John, Edwin and Mary.
William Floyd (1791) and Mary Davies (1818) had 10 children.
William, Louisa, John, Charles, Mary, George, George, Thomas, James, and John.
Edwin Samuel Weavell (1836) and Louisa Floyd (1850) had 11 children.
William, Celia, Louisa, (our grandmother) Maria, Charles, Edwin, Mary, Melvinia, Lilian, Rose and John.
John Pugh (1810) and Elizabeth Webb (1825 abt.) had 14 children.
Jane, Rebecca, John, Eliza, Charles, Charlotte, Harriett, Lavinia, William, Esther, Martha, Albert, William and Francis.
James Jordan (1834) and Rebecca Pugh (1845) had 13 children.
William Grace (1817) and Ann Harman had 9 children.
Keziah, Frederick, Mary, Jane, Ambersine, William, Noah, Sophie, and Emily.
Henry Fraser (1820 abt) and Keziah Ion nee Grace (1839) had 11 children.
Theodore, John, Christopher and Maria Ion, Henry, David, Archibald Noah (our Grand Father), Ernest, Ethel, and Ella.
William Taylor (1845) and Mary Ann Palmer (1856) had 6 children.
Matilda, William, Wilhelmina (Our Grandmother), Violet, Lucy and Henry.
Archibald Noah Fraser (1873) and Louisa Weavell (1872) had 11 children.
Clarence Jordan (1873) and Wilhelmina Taylor (1883) had 3 children.
Terrence, Alma (Our mother), and Ella.
Our Up To Date Family
Our parents were Edwin Gordon Roy Fraser and Alma May Jordan.
There are seven of us. Alma, Kevin, Elvie, Pat (fostered) Eileen, Pauline and David.
Alma, Kevin, Pat, Eileen and Pauline are married with children,
Alma, Kevin, Pat and Pauline have grand children.
Kevin has Great grand children.