Johnson / Bryans Families

Tracing the ancestry of Pamela Murdoch Bryans and Maurice Alan Johnson

Herbert William Bryans

Male 1856 - 1925  (69 years)


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  • Name Herbert William Bryans 
    Gender Male 
    Born 14 Jan 1856  Tarvin, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Christened 22 Feb 1856  Tarvin, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Education Bef 1874  Haileybury College, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Education 20 Apr 1874  Pembroke College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Education 1875  Pembroke College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Matriculation 
    Died 30 Apr 1925  [1
  • The following extract from his curious epitaph at St John's Church, Charlton, gives his career: 'I was educated at Haileybury and at Pembroke College, Cambridge.
    For ten years I made tea in India, for two years I made wine in France, for thirty, stained glass windows in England and bad puns all the time.
    I asked my wife to put up this stone and my beloved children to keep it tidy...
  • Person ID I0713  Johnson Tree
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2020 

    Father William Bryans
              b. 8 Oct 1821, Liverpool, Merseyside, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Jul 1889, Eltham, Greenwich, London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Sophia Anna Lonsdale
              b. 10 Jan 1825, Westminster, London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 8 May 1907  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 29 Apr 1848  Holy Trinity, Marylebone, London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Siblings 11  
    Family ID F0136  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Wife Louisa Richardson
              b. Between 1836 and 1874
              d. Between 5 Oct 1896 and 1984  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married 1890  Chester, Cheshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. James Lonsdale Bryans
              b. 10 May 1893
              d. May 1981, Norwich, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     2. Katherine Sophia Bryans
              b. 17 Jan 1895, Harrow, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1973, Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. George Herbert Bryans
              b. 5 Oct 1896
              d. Bef 2006  (Age < 109 years)
    Last Modified 21 Feb 2020 
    Family ID F0542  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 Jan 1856 - Tarvin, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 22 Feb 1856 - Tarvin, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Bef 1874 - Haileybury College, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - 20 Apr 1874 - Pembroke College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsEducation - Matriculation - 1875 - Pembroke College, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1890 - Chester, Cheshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Bryans/Burn-Murdoch wedding
    Bryans/Burn-Murdoch wedding
    Crib sheet showing who's who

  • Sources 
    1. [S0095] Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900, Ancestry, (ancestry.co.uk), http://venn.lib.cam.ac.uk/cgi-bin/search-2017c.pl?sur=bryans&suro=w&fir=william&firo=c&cit=&cito=c&c=all&z=all&tex=&sye=&eye=&col=all&maxcount=50.

    2. [S0256] Bryans Pedigree, Unknown / Family Archive, (P_Unknown_Bryans_Pedigree_1), Page 1.

    3. [S0035] familysearch, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:F36W-PS4.

    4. [S0191] London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932, Ancestry, (ancestry.co.uk), Bryans / Lonsdale;London Metropolitan Archives; London, England; Reference Number: p89/tri/049, 29 Apr 1848.

    5. [S0309] England Marriages, 1538–1973, FamilySearch, (familysearch.org), Bryans / Lonsdale; (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NJWL-K8H : 10 February 2018), William Bryans and Sophia Anna Lonsdale, 28 Apr 1848; citing Trinity Marylebone, Middlesex, England, reference , index based upon data collected by the Geneal, 28 Apr 1848.

    6. [S0126] England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915, Ancestry, (ancestry.co.uk), HW Bryans / Louisa Richardson;Chester, Cheshire, Vol 8a, Page 613, 1890.