Catherine Rosemary Milne

(21 March 1912 - 14 November 2000)
     Catherine was nick-named Bubbles. She was born on 21 March 1912. She was the youngest daughter of Dr & Mrs A J Milne of South Africa.
     Catherine Rosemary Milne married Desmond Arthur Halahan, son of Lt Col Arthur Crosby Halahan OBE and Audrey Theodora Agnes Kirwan, on 2 December 1937.
     Catherine died on 14 November 2000 in Surrey, aged 88.

Child of Catherine Rosemary Milne and Desmond Arthur Halahan

George Milne

Jane Milne

     Jane Milne married Donald MacPherson, son of Paul MacPherson and Catherine Christie. They had five children and all were baptised in the Catholic church.
     Jane Milne and Donald MacPherson appeared on the 1861 census in Scalan, Inveravon, Inverness-shire. Donadl McPherson, 30, ag laboureer, born Inveravon, with wife Jane 38, born Moym Inverness-shirem children Paul 8, Jessie 5, John 3 & Catherine 3 months, all born at Inveravon.

Child of Jane Milne and Donald MacPherson

James Milnes or Rich

(circa 1755? - 21 April 1805)
     James Milnes or Rich was born circa 1755? In Thornes House, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England.
     James Milnes or Rich married Mary Anne Busk, daughter of Hans Busk and Martha Marrion Rodes, on 24 February 1778 in Penistone, Yorkshire. Her husband was sometime M P for Bletchingly, High Sheriff of Yorkshire 1806. He took the surname & arms of Rich by Royal Licence 17 Aug 1802. After her death he retook the surname of Milnes by Royal Licence 13 Jan 1803..
     The Leeds Intelligencer announced on 31 Jan 1803, the the King has granted licence to discontinue the name of Rich and resume Milnes in consequence of the death of his late wife Mary-Ann... Richard Slater Milnes of Fryston adn Rachel his wife ... to take the name of Rich only ....
     James died on 21 April 1805 in Wakefield, Yorkshire, England. He was buried in Wakefield.

Richard Slater Milnes or Rich

(12 December 1759 - 2 June 1804)
     Richard Slater Milnes or Rich was born on 12 December 1759 in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. He was the son of Robert Milnes and Joyce Slater.
     Richard Slater Milnes or Rich lived at Fryston, Yorkshire, from 1780.
     A marriage settlement between Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk was made on 28 May 1781. Pre-nuptial settlement (lease and release) - 28-29 May 1781: Mary Rodes of Gt Houghton spinster, one of the sisters and co-heiress of Richard Rodes, deceased, to Pemberton Milnes of Wakefield and John Hatfield of Laughton-en-le-Morthen, Yorks, in consideration of a marriage to be had between Richard Slater Milnes of Newland Park, Yorks, (only son and heir of Robert Milnes, deceased) and Rachel Busk (daughter of Hans Busk of Leeds and Martha his wife, formerly Martha Rodes, another sister and co-heir of Richard Rodes). All the manor of Gt. Houghton and capital messuage of Houghton Hall with messuages, closes etc. (named) in Gt. Houghton, 2 rent charges of £6 each payable out property in Barnsley, par.Silkstone, and Grimesthorpe, South Kirkby heretofore the estate of Samuel Smith, deceased, and messuage and closes late the property of Thomas Box; to the use of Mary Rodes for life and then to the said Richard Slater Milnes and Rachel Busk and their issue [as stated] and the right heirs of Richard; but if the eldest son shall inherit the estates devised by Aymor Rich's will (quoted in full) then to the second son; Richard Slater Milnes also undertakes to secure to the trustees £15,000, to the use of Rachel, their issue, and then to uses of her will.
     Richard Slater Milnes or Rich married Rachael Busk, daughter of Hans Busk and Martha Marrion Rodes, on 31 May 1781 in Darfield, Yorkshire.      
Richard Slater Milnes or Rich was the Member of Parliament for York. He was sometime of Wakefield, afterwards of Waterstone YKS, Esq. MP for the city of York. On 13 January 1803 his name was legally changed to Rich. By Royal Licence. It was also announced in the Manchester Mercury on 31 August 1802 via [Mary] Ann Milnes from her great uncle, copying from the London gazette.
     Richard died on 2 June 1804 in Egremont House, London, aged 44. He was buried in Wakefield, Yorkshire.
     His will was proved on 14 July 1804 at the Prerogative Court of York.

Children of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk

Amelia Jane Milnes

(9 July 1801 - )
     Amelia Jane Milnes was born on 9 July 1801. She was the daughter of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk.

Amicia Henrietta Milnes

(1852 - )
     Amicia Henrietta Milnes was born in 1852 in England. She was the daughter of Richard Monckton Milnes Lord Houghton and Hon Annabel Hungerford Crewe.
     Amicia Henrietta Milnes married Gerald FitzGerald in 1881.

Bridget Milnes Lady Galway

(1755 - 13 November 1835)
     Bridget Milnes Lady Galway was born in 1755. She was the only child.. She was the daughter of Robert Pemberton Milnes and Jane Slater.
     Bridget Milnes Lady Galway married Peter Auriol Hay Drummond on 28 November 1775 in Brodsworth, Yorkshire. Married by licence but had no issue.
     Bridget Milnes Lady Galway married Robert Monckton Arundell Visc.Galway on 9 May 1803. They had no issue.
     Bridget died on 13 November 1835 in Bawtry, Blyth, Yorkshire, England. She was buried in the Unitarian Chapel, Wakefield, Yorkshire.

Caroline Milnes

(20 August 1792 - April 1869)
     Caroline Milnes was born on 20 August 1792. She was the daughter of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk.
     Caroline died in April 1869 in Fryston Lodge, Torquay, Devon, aged 76.

Doris Milnes

(circa 1898 - )
     Doris Milnes was born circa 1898 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Herbert Milnes and Mary Louisa Thomson. Fred, Frank and Doris were listed as Herbert Milnes's children in the 1901 census in ... Hill Top, Huddersfield.

Elizabeth Milnes

(14 July 1788 - )
     Elizabeth Milnes was born on 14 July 1788 in Sheffield district, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk.
     Elizabeth Milnes married William Newton on 13 December 1811 in Ferry Fryston, Yorkshire. Hartley Gray wrote: William and Elizabeth had 10 children one of whom was my great grandfather Horace Parker Newton.
     Elizabeth died in Elvedon, Suffolk.

Elizabeth Milnes

     Elizabeth Milnes married Samuel Thornton, son of John Thornton and Lucy Watson, on 12 December 1780. She was the only daughter of Robert Milnes of Wakefield, esq. See Hunter. v. 1 p. 20 for details.

Elizabeth Milnes (Thornton)

     Elizabeth Milnes (Thornton) was the daughter of Robert Milnes and Joyce Slater.

Fanny Jane Milnes

(before April 1871 - )
     Fanny Jane Milnes was born before April 1871 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. She was the daughter of John Henry Milnes and Jane Webster. George, Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1871 census in 2 Kirks Yd, Huddersfield. Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1881 census in Trinity Street, Huddersfield, Yorkshire.

Florence Ellen Hungerford Milnes

(1855 - )
     Florence Ellen Hungerford Milnes was born in 1855 in England. She was the daughter of Richard Monckton Milnes Lord Houghton and Hon Annabel Hungerford Crewe.
     Florence Ellen Hungerford Milnes and Hon Arthur Henniker were engaged in 1881 in Cairo, Egypt.
     Florence Ellen Hungerford Milnes married Hon Arthur Henniker.

Frank Milnes

(circa 1897 - )
     Frank Milnes was born circa 1897 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was the son of Herbert Milnes and Mary Louisa Thomson. Fred, Frank and Doris were listed as Herbert Milnes's children in the 1901 census in ... Hill Top, Huddersfield.

Fred Milnes

(1886 - 1954)
     Fred Milnes was born in 1886 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. He was the son of Herbert Milnes and Mary Louisa Thomson. Fred Milnes was listed as Herbert Milnes's son in the 1891 census in East St, Huddersfield. Fred, Frank and Doris were listed as Herbert Milnes's children in the 1901 census in ... Hill Top, Huddersfield.
     Fred Milnes married Alice Colina Boucher, daughter of Sidney Claude Boucher and Catherine Skeels, on 28 April 1939 in Victoria.
     Fred died in 1954 in Melbourne, Victoria.

Frederick Milnes

(before April 1861 - )
     Frederick Milnes was born before April 1861 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. He was the son of John Henry Milnes and Jane Webster. George, Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1871 census in 2 Kirks Yd, Huddersfield. Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1881 census in Trinity Street, Huddersfield, Yorkshire.

George Milnes

(4 April 1813 - )
     George Milnes was christened on 4 April 1813 in St Peter's, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was the son of Samuel Milnes and Martha Hall.

George Henry Milnes

(between May 1856 and June 1856 - )
     George Henry Milnes was born between May 1856 and June 1856 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was the son of John Henry Milnes and Jane Webster. George, Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1871 census in 2 Kirks Yd, Huddersfield.

Henrietta Eliza/Maria Milnes Lady Galway

( - 10 September 1891)
     Henrietta Eliza/Maria Milnes Lady Galway was the daughter of Robert Pemberton Milnes and Hon Henrietta Maria Monckton. Henrietta Eliza/Maria Milnes Lady Galway was also known as Harriette in records.
     Henrietta Eliza/Maria Milnes Lady Galway married George Edward Monckton Arundell 6th Visc. Galway, son of William George Monckton Arundell, on 25 April 1838 in St George Hanover Sqare, London, Middlesex.
     Henrietta died on 10 September 1891.

Herbert Milnes

(before April 1864 - 10 March 1932)
     Herbert Milnes was born before April 1864 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire, England. He was the son of John Henry Milnes and Jane Webster. George, Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1871 census in 2 Kirks Yd, Huddersfield. Frederick, Herbert, Mary and Fanny were listed as the children of John Henry Milnes in the 1881 census in Trinity Street, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. Herbert was a grocer.
     Herbert Milnes married Mary Louisa Thomson in 1884 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire.
     Herbert Milnes and Mary Louisa Thomson appeared on the 1891 census in East St, Huddersfield. Herbert Milnes, 27, grocer's assistant, his wife Mary Louisa, 30/5, and son Fred aged 4, all born at Huddersfield.
     Herbert Milnes and Mary Louisa Thomson appeared on the 1901 census in ... Hill Top, Huddersfield. Herbert Milnes, head, 37, grocer's assistant, worker; his wife Mary L aged 38 and children Fred 14, telegraph messenger, Frank 3, Doris 2, all born at Huddersfield.
     Herbert died on 10 March 1932 in Prahran, Victoria, Australia.

Children of Herbert Milnes and Mary Louisa Thomson

James Milnes

(25 December 1814 - )
     James Milnes was christened on 25 December 1814 in St Peter's, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. This link is only a wild guess!. He was the son of Samuel Milnes and Martha Hall.
     James Milnes married Ann Murgatroyd? on 21 July 1834? In Almondbury, Yorkshire.
     James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd? were recorded on the 1851 census in 103 Hebble Terrace, Huddersfield. James Milnes, head, aged 37, cloth dresser, Ann wife aged 37, and their children John Henry, 16, Thomas 14, Mary 12, all scholars. They only gave Yorkshire as their birthplace.
     James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd? appeared on the 1861 census in 6 Oxford St, Huddersfield. James Milnes 47, cloth dresser, born Almondbury, his wife Ann 47, children John Henry unmarried, 26, cloth dresser, Tom 24, ditto, Mary 22, all born at Hudderfield.
     James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd? appeared on the 1871 census in Oxford St, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. James Milnes & his wife Ann, both 57, cloth finisher, born Huddersfield.
     James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd? appeared on the 1881 census in 12 Oxford St, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. James Milnes, 67, and his wife Ann, both 67, cloth dresser, both born in Huddersfield, with his daughter Mary Mason, widow, aged 42, born Huddersfield and her? children Hissit A Mson, 11, and Richard R Mason, 9, both born Huddersfield.

Children of James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd?

Jane Milnes

(1801 - 1885)
     Jane Milnes was born in 1801 in Yorkshire, England. She was the daughter of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk.
     Jane died in 1885 in Fryston Lodge, Torquay, Devon.

John Milnes

     The younger son John was of Wakefield was JP and DL and father to Robert Shore Milnes, Bart created 1801.. John Milnes was the son of Robert Milnes and Hannah Poole.

John Henry Milnes

(before April 1835 - )
     John Henry Milnes was born before April 1835 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. He was the son of James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd? John, Mary and Thomas were listed as the children of James Milnes in the 1851 census in 103 Hebble Terrace, Huddersfield.
     John Henry Milnes married Jane Webster between January 1855 and March 1855 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. John, Thomas and Mary were listed as the children of James Milnes in the 1861 census in 6 Oxford St, Huddersfield.
     John Henry Milnes appeared on the 1871 census in 2 Kirks Yd, Huddersfield. John Milnes, head, 34, gardener, born Milne Bridge Huddersfield; his wife Elizabeth aged 33, children George Henry aged 15, printer, Fred 10 scholar, Herbert 7 scholar, Mary Elizabeth 2, Fanny Jane 2 weeks, all born at Huddersfield.
     John Henry Milnes appeared on the 1881 census in Trinity Street, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. John Milnes, head, aged 44, domestic servant, with his children Fred aged 20 stone mason's apprentice, Herbert aged 17, grocer's apprentice, Mary E aged 12 & Fanny aged 10 scholars. They were all born at Huddersfield.
However his wife was not at home with them and there is no Jean listed in Yorkshire.

Children of John Henry Milnes and Jane Webster

Louisa Milnes

(28 June 1791 - 1886)
     Louisa Milnes was born on 28 June 1791 in Sheffield district, Yorkshire, England. She was the daughter of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk.
     Louisa died in 1886 in Fryston Lodge, Torquay, Devon. She was a spinster.

Martha Milnes

(29 March 1783 - 18 January 1812)
     Martha Milnes was born on 29 March 1783. She was the daughter of Richard Slater Milnes or Rich and Rachael Busk.
     Martha died on 18 January 1812 aged 28.

Martha Milnes

(10 February 1822 - )
     Martha Milnes was christened on 10 February 1822 in St Peter's, Huddersfield, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Samuel Milnes and Martha Hall.

Mary Milnes

(before March 1839 - )
     Mary Milnes was born before March 1839 in Huddersfield, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of James Milnes and Ann Murgatroyd? John, Mary and Thomas were listed as the children of James Milnes in the 1851 census in 103 Hebble Terrace, Huddersfield. John, Thomas and Mary were listed as the children of James Milnes in the 1861 census in 6 Oxford St, Huddersfield. Mary Milnes was listed as James Milnes's daughter in the 1881 census.