Rev Charles Steer

(23 February 1698/99 - 2 February 1752)
     See the account of his family in Burke's Commoners. Foljambe mss pends J N Ince: Edward eldest son & heir 1760; also many other children. Rev Charles Steer was christened on 23 February 1698/99 in St Peter, Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was the son of William Steer and Sarah Ludlam.
     Charles matriculated at St John's College, Cambridge University, from 1718 to 1722. He was admitted Sizar at St Johns, Sep 10 1718. 6th son of William, cutler of Sheffield. School Beighton (Mr Drake), B.A. 1722-3. Ordained deacon York June 9 1723, priest June 4 1732. Curate/Vicar of Bradfield 1725-41. Rector of Handsworth 1741-52. Charles was a clergyman at Yorkshire, from 1723. He was ordained deacon at York June 9 1723, priest June 4 1732. Charles was curate then vicar at Bradfield, Yorkshire, from 1725 to 1741. Rector of Handsworth 1741-52.
1725 Charles Steer who was born at Darnall near Sheffield - his elder brother being the Vicar of Ecclesfield placed him here. He removed in 1741 to the rectory of Hansworth at the death of Dr Folyer - his father having bought the next term?? & died there. [Curates of Bradfield, Ronksley Collection #1905].
     Rev Charles Steer married Mary Bacon on 9 December 1725 in Yorkshire. Charles was the rector at Hansworth, Yorkshire, from 1741 to 1752. A transcript of his return for Archbishop Herring's visitation dated 3 June 1743 is held. He ministers to 169 families including 12 Dissenters, 10 Quakers, 1 Papist and 1 Presbyterian without a curate. [Y.A.S. v.71 p.179].
     Rev Charles Steer was mentioned in the will of Rev William Steer dated 17 May 1745.
     Rev Charles Steer made a will dated 1749 in Hansworth.
     Charles died on 2 February 1752 in Hansworth, Yorkshire, aged 52.
     His will was proved on 30 July 1752 at the Court of the Chancellor of York with Laughton, Yorkshire. Rev Charles Steer, Handsworth, will & codicil.

Children of Rev Charles Steer and Mary Bacon

Rev Charles Steer

(28 June 1756 - 12 November 1835)
     Rev Charles Steer was born on 28 June 1756 in Wakefield, Yorkshire. He was the son of Charles Steer and Sarah Allott. Rev Charles Steer was christened on 27 July 1757 in All Saints, Wakefield.
     Charles matriculated at St John's College, Cambridge University, from 1777 to 1781. He was admitted pensioner St John's 16 Apr 1777, of Yorkshire [son of Charles, merchant of Wakefield]. Born there 28 June 1756. School - Manchester, matric. Mich 1777, scholar 1777, B.A. 1781, Deacon 9 Mar 1781, Priest 22 July 1781. Curate of Sth Kirkby 1781. Rector of Axminster with Membury & Kilmington, Devon 1782-1835. "A great walker and a great talker". Twice married. Died 12 Nov 1835 at Axminster [Manchester School register, St John College Admissions, iv, 492; Gents Mag. 1836 i, 209; F.M.G. ii, 818].
     Rev Charles Steer married Jane Unknown. Charles was a clergyman between 1781 and 1835.
     Rev Charles Steer married Anne Karslake on 22 October 1811 in Filleigh, Devon. Charles Steer, vicar of the parish of Axminster & Anne Karslake, were married by Wm Karslake.
     Charles died on 12 November 1835 in Axminster, Devon, aged 79. He was twice married but died without surviving issue. His niece married Captain Edward Townsend.
     His will was proved on 1 February 1836 at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury.

Child of Rev Charles Steer and Jane Unknown

Charles Boyes Steer

(27 March 1836 - June 1901)
     Charles Boyes Steer was born on 27 March 1836 in Bhagulpore, Bihar, Bengal Presidency, India. He was the son of Charles Steer and Caroline Thompson. Charles Boyes Steer was christened on 5 March 1837 in Bhagulpore.
     The marriage of Charles Boyes Steer and Emilie Hume F Harrison was registered in Kensington RD, Middlesex, in the September 1879 quarter. Her sister Lady Arthur Hill was in the music business and wrote the famous Victorian Parlour song "In the Gloaming". She may be the Emilie Steer who married in 1911 in the Chelmsford district. Charles was a Stock Broker.
     Charles Boyes Steer and Emilie Hume F Harrison appeared on the 1881 census in 19 Hobart Place, London, St George Hanover Square. Charles Boyes STEER, 45, born East Indies, Member GSH Stock Exchange; Emilie Hume STEER, 27, East Indies, Wife; Valentin STEER, 1, St Georges, London, Middlesex, Son; Lidia Mary BROMWELL     Widow, 32,     Guildford, Surrey, Servant, Nurse Monthly; Clara SHAW, unmarried, 28, Kingsland , London, Mdx, Cook; Laura Daines, unmarried, 25, Gt Baddon, Essex, General Servant; Ralph RANDALL, unmarried, 20, Isleworth, Middlesex, General Servant; Elizabeth Ann DOLLIMORE, unmarried, 28, London Marylebone , general servant.
     Charles Boyes Steer appeared on the 1901 census in Elmbank West Hill. Charles Boyes Steer was living at Elmbank West Hill with a doctor's family. He was living on his own means but under Infirmity he is described as a lunatic. No trace of his wife Emilie. Charles and Caroline I believe also had Clara Alicia Steer 1843.
     Charles's death was registered in the quarter ending in June 1901 in Wandsworth RD, Surrey.

Child of Charles Boyes Steer and Emilie Hume F Harrison

Charles Rattray Hall Steer

(8 October 1815 - )
     Charles Rattray Hall Steer was born on 8 October 1815 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He was the son of Charles William Steer and Jane Woodburn Watson. Charles Rattray Hall Steer was christened on 15 December 1815 in Calcutta.

Charles William Steer

(15 December 1750 - before 20 September 1810)
      Charles William Steer was born on 15 December 1750 in Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire. He was the son of William Steer and Ann Rastall. Charles William Steer was christened on 26 December 1750 in Burton Latimer.
     Charles William Steer lived at Bradfield, St Ann parish, Jamaica.
     William Highley wrote: ... Benjamin Cole who married Harriet Steer is mentioned in the wills of Charles Steer of Basinghall Street who died in 1784 and also in the will of Charles Steer (husband of Mary Wood of Jamaica) of Devonshire Sq. who died in 1810.
I knew Charles William Steer married Mary Wood of Jamaica but did not know that he had resided at Bradfield in St Ann. There must be some close connection somewhere between Charles William Steer who married Mary Wood and Col. Charles Steer who married Miss Ewbank
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     Charles William Steer lived at Church Street, London, between 1782 and 1799.
     Charles William Steer married Mary Wood on 10 October 1782 in St George Hanover Square, Westminster, Middlesex, England. Charles William Steer of Devonshire Square, London married Mary Wood of Jamaica, daughter of ... and had Elizabeth Alice Conran of Jamaica JNL pedigree of Conran. Pallot's marriage index states: Charles Steer (of Christ Church) & Mary Wood (minor) with consent of her father William Wood, by licence, St George Hanover Square.      
Charles William Steer in 1784 in Christ Church, Spitalfields, Stepney, Middlesex. Charles was a weaver was a weaver between 1784 and 1788. Charles was a merchant from ___ 1789.
     Charles William Steer lived at Devonshire Square, London, between 1803 and 1810.
     Charles William Steer made a will dated 2 August 1810 in London. This is the last will and testament of me Charles Steer of Devonshire Square in the City of London esquire ... I give to my dear wife Mary Steer ... my beloved Mother, brother William Steer and my sister in law his wife, his son Charles William Steer... his two younger sons William Henry & George John
he mentions his six children Harriott, Sophia, Frances, William Henry, George John & Ann who are minors, his son-in-law James Vine, son William Frederick who had already cost his father for his improper conduct, and his son Charles William.

     Charles died before 20 September 1810 in London. He was buried on 20 September 1810 in St Botolph Bishopsgate, London. Charles Steer, Esquire, aged 59.
     His will was proved on 4 October 1810 at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury.

Children of Charles William Steer and Mary Wood

Charles William Steer

(12 November 1784 - 27 September 1864)
     Charles William Steer was also known as Charles Wright in records. He was christened on 12 November 1784 in Christ Church, Spitalfields, Stepney, London. The India Office states Christ Church, Southwark, aged 29 days, son of Charles, weaver & Mary. The parish register states: Charles William Steer [son] of Charles, weaver, Church Street, by Mary, 29 days old. He was the son of Charles William Steer and Mary Wood.
     Charles William Steer married Jane Woodburn Watson on 23 March 1808 in Fatehgarh or Chunar, Bengal Presidency, India. Charles was a civil servant in the East India Company, Bengal, India.
     In Charles William Steer's will dated 13 October 1832 in Bengal, Charles William Steer was named as executor of the estate.
     He was dismissed for corruption from his job as Writer in the Bengal Civil Service. He was a writer in 1802.
     Charles William Steer lived at 'Spring Lawn', Heavitree, Devon, 1846. William Highley wrote that Charles William also moved to Devon/Somerset. Charles William who was a judge in Bengal, India is a bit of a mystery. However he and his wife Jane retired to Devon/Somerset living at a place called Springlawn, Heavitree*, Exeter and they also lived in Bath. Spring Lawn was the home of Sir Henry Maturin Farrington a Major in the Army who died in 1834, the Steers were there at the time of their daughters Jane & Sophia's marriage. Charles was a beneficiary in Lt William Watson Steer's will proved December 1850.
     Charles William Steer was recorded on the 1851 census in 3b Gay St, Walcot Trinity, Somerset. Charles Willm Steer 65, fund holder, born Bishopsgate, London, daughters Eliza Steer 24 , born East Indies; Susan Mainwaring Steer 18, born East Indies, Georgiana Larkins 23 , visitor, independent, born Lewisham, Kent; James Levatt 33, Priscilla Gibbs 26, servants. He was an executor of William Henry Steer's estate on 27 April 1855 in the Prerogative Court of Canterbury.
     Charles died on 27 September 1864 in 4 Wyndham Place, Bryanston Square, London, Middlesex, aged 79.
     His will was proved on 15 November 1864 at the Principal Probate Registry. The will of Charles William Steer, formerly In the Civil Service of the East India Company, Bengal Establishment, afterwards of Sussex Villa, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, but late of 4 Wyndham Place, Bryanston Square, Mdx, deceased Esquire, who died 27 Sep 1864 at 4 Wyndham Place afsd, was proved at the Principal Registry by oath of George John Steer of 24 Queen Anne Street, Cavendish Square, Mdx, esquire the brother & Charles Richard Harford, the younger of Lloyds Coffee House, in the City of London, two of the executors. Effects under £20,000.

Children of Charles William Steer and Jane Woodburn Watson

Charles William Steer

(circa 1835 - 1896)
     Charles was nick-named Busha. He was born circa 1835 in St Ann parish, Jamaica. He was the son of John Thomas Steer of Bradfield and Trafalgar Plantation. He was the son of John Thomas Steer.
     Charles William Steer was recorded on the 1851 census in Marlborough College, Wiltshire. Charles William Steer, pupil aged 16 born Jamaica.
     By 1878 he had inherited Bradfield Plantation & was leasing and managing others.
     Charles died in 1896.

Child of Charles William Steer

Charles William Steer

(24 April 1789 - 2 May 1789)
     Charles William Steer was christened on 24 April 1789 in Axminster, Devon. He was the son of Rev Charles Steer and Jane Unknown.
     Charles died on 2 May 1789.

Christopher Cluff? Steer

(14 July 1727 - before 23 January 1741/42)
     Christopher Cluff? Steer was christened on 14 July 1727 in St Peter, Sheffield, Yorkshire. Christopher, son of George Steer, mercer. He was the son of George Steer and Jane Clough. Christopher Cluff? Steer was buried on 23 January 1741/42 in Sheffield.
     Christopher died before 23 January 1741/42 in Sheffield, Yorkshire.

Clara Alicia Steer

(8 November 1843 - )
     Clara Alicia Steer was born on 8 November 1843 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. At Dejapoor, the lady of C. Steer, Esq., C.S., of a daughter. She was the daughter of Charles Steer and Caroline Thompson. Clara Alicia Steer was christened on 14 September 1844 in the old church, Calcutta.
     Clara Alicia Steer married John George Dartnell on 27 July 1865 in Calcutta, West Bengal .

daughter Steer

(circa 1753 - )
     Daughter Steer married Unknown Deane. Daughter Steer was born circa 1753. She was the daughter of William Steer and Ann Rastall.

daughter Steer

(1 September 1576 - )
     Daughter Steer was christened on 1 September 1576 in Darley, Derbyshire. She was the daughter of Richard Steer.

David Steer

(before 26 March 1701 - before 10 February 1701/2)
     David Steer was born before 26 March 1701 in Darnall, Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was christened on 26 March 1701 in St Peter, Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was the son of William Steer and Sarah Ludlam.
     David died before 10 February 1701/2 in Darnall, Sheffield Yorkshire. He was buried on 10 February 1701/2 in St Peter, Sheffield.

Dennis Steer

(16 May 1729 - before 30 September 1729)
     Dennis Steer was christened on 16 May 1729 in St Peter, Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was the son of Benjamin Steer and Alice Walker.
     Dennis died before 30 September 1729 in Sheffield, Yorkshire. He was buried on 30 September 1729 in St Peter, Sheffield.

Dorothy Steer

(7 April 1594 - 27 March 1657)
     Dorothy Steer was christened on 7 April 1594 in Darley, Derbyshire. Dorothie, daughter of Henrie Steare. She was the daughter of Henry Steer and Alice Unknown (Steer).
     Dorothy Steer married John Shore on 22 June 1617 in Darley, Derbyshire. A Dorothe also married Ralph Wilgose in 1610, which Dorothy?.
     Dorothy was buried on 27 March 1657 in St Helens, Darley, Derbyshire.
     In Robert Steer's will dated 13 June 1661 in Darley, Derbyshire, Dorothy Steer was named as heir; Robert Steer of Stancliffe in the parish of Darley, co. Derby, yeoman. Revoking all former wills. To be buried in the parish church of Darley.
To my son Richard Steere 12d.
To my sister Dorothy Shore an annuity of 40/- to be paid to her by my executor at Whitsuntide and Martinmas.
To Thomas Millward 20/-.
To Margrett Smith 40/-.
To my daughter Katherne Redferne and to my son-in-law William Hardye, each 12d.
To each of my grandchildren 12d.
To the minister who shall officiate at my funeral 10/-.
Residue of my goods and chattels and all my messuages, cottages, lands and tenements to my eldest son John Steere, his heirs and assigns forever and I make him sole executor.
Witnesses: Peter Barker, John Wheeldon, Thomas Dawes, Katerne Redferne, William Supper, Rc. Caulton.

     Dorothy Steer lived at Darley, Derbyshire, 1661.

Dorothy Steer

(30 November 1584 - before 1593)
     Dorothy Steer was christened on 30 November 1584 in Darley, Derbyshire. Dorothy, daughter of Henrie Steare. She was the daughter of Henry Steer and Alice Unknown (Steer).
     Dorothy died before 1593.

Dorothy Steer

(circa 1640? - before 22 October 1641)
     Dorothy Steer was born circa 1640?. She was the daughter of Peter Steer.
     Dorothy died before 22 October 1641 in Darley, Derbyshire. Dorothie daughter of Peter Steare. She was buried on 22 October 1641 in Darley.

Dorothy Steer

(6 November 1590 - 27 March 1657)
     Dorothy Steer was christened on 6 November 1590 in Darley, Derbyshire. She was the daughter of Roger Steer.
     Dorothy Steer married Ralph Wilgose on 23 September 1610 in St Helens, Darley, Derbyshire.
     Dorothy was buried on 27 March 1657.

Dorothy Steer

(19 May 1593 - )
     Dorothy Steer was christened on 19 May 1593 in Darley, Derbyshire. She was the daughter of Thomas Steer and Dorothy Unknown (Steer).
     Ralph Wilgose married Dorothy Steer, daughter of Roger Steer, on 23 September 1610 in St Helens, Darley, Derbyshire. Dorothy Steer may be the subject rather than Dorothy Steer who was buried on 27 March 1657 in Darley, Derbyshire.

Dorothy Steer

(11 January 1621/22 - before 20 January 1630)
     Dorothy Steer was christened on 11 January 1621/22 in Darley, Derbyshire. She was the daughter of Roger Steer.
     Dorothy died before 20 January 1630 in Darley, Derbyshire. She was buried on 20 January 1630 in Darley.

Edmond Steer

(17 March 1726/27 - after 1760)
     Edmond Steer was christened on 17 March 1726/27 in Bradfield, Yorkshire. He was described as Edmund, eldest son and heir. He was the son of Rev Charles Steer and Mary Bacon.
     Edmond died after 1760.

Edmond Calvert Steer

(12 January 1838 - 18 May 1868)
     Edmond Calvert Steer was born on 12 January 1838 in Krishnagar, India. He was the son of Charles Steer and Caroline Thompson. Edmond Calvert Steer was christened on 5 January 1839 in the old church, Calcutta, West Bengal.
     Edmond died on 18 May 1868 in Bengal, India, aged 30. He was Captain in the 26th Regiment. He was buried on 19 May 1868 in Nagpore/Nagpur, Maharashtra, India.

Edward Steer

(27 October 1774 - )
     Edward Steer was christened on 27 October 1774 in All Saints, Wakefield, Yorkshire. Edward, son of Mr Charles Steer. He was the son of Charles Steer and Sarah Allott. Edward was a merchant in Wakefield.
     Edward Steer lived at Hamburg, Germany, 9 August 1850.

Edwin Charles Steer

(1893 - )
     Edwin Charles Steer was born in 1893 in Lambeth RD, Surrey, England. He was the son of Edwin Pascal Steer and Leila Unknown.

Edwin George/Charles Steer

(September 1881 - )
     Edwin George/Charles Steer's birth was registered in the quarter ending in September 1881 in Kensington RD, Middlesex. He was the son of Edwin Pascal Steer and Emily or Elizabeth Paley or Mahoney. Edwin George/Charles Steer was listed as Edwin Pascal Steer's son in the 1901 census in Priestwood? House, Bracknell, Easthampstead, Berkshire.

Edwin Pascal Steer

(17 October 1859 - )
     Edwin Pascal Steer was born on 17 October 1859 in Chittagong, India (now Bangladesh). He was the son of Charles Steer and Janet Anne Unknown. Sophy, Alice and Edwin were listed as the children of Janet Anne Unknown in the 1861 census in 1 Holland Rd, Hove, Sussex.
     The marriage of Edwin Pascal Steer and Emily or Elizabeth Paley or Mahoney was registered in Kensington RD, Middlesex, in the September 1888 quarter.
     Edwin Pascal Steer married Leila Unknown circa 1891.
     Edwin Pascal Steer appeared on the 1901 census in Priestwood? House, Bracknell, Easthampstead, Berkshire. Alice Graham Toler, head widow, 38, liviing on own means, born Calcutta, Muriel Toler, daughter 15, born London; Edwin Steer, brother 41, retired coal? merchant, born Chittagong, India; Leila Steer, sister in law, 29 born London; Janet Steer, niece 9, Edwin, nephew 7, all born iin London; Maurice Steer, nephew 1, born Fenhurst, London; with 7 servants.
     Edwin Pascal Steer appeared on the 1911 census. Edwin Steer, 52, merchant, born Chittagong, India; his wife Leila Steer 40, married for 20 years with 3 living children: daughter Janet Steer, 19, boatn St Martin ..., son Edwin Charles Steer, 17, ditto, Maurice Steer, 11, boarn Fernhurst, Surrey..

Child of Edwin Pascal Steer and Emily or Elizabeth Paley or Mahoney

Children of Edwin Pascal Steer and Leila Unknown

Eleanor Steer

(25 November 1627 - )
     Eleanor Steer was christened on 25 November 1627 in Darley, Derbyshire. Elnor daughter of Peeter Stere. She was the daughter of Peter Steer and Helen Unknown (Steer).

Eliza Steer

(4 February 1828 - )
     Ian Stephens interest is in Eliza Jackson nee Steer who married Alexander Antonio Jackson,the younger brother of his ggggrand mother Kate Jackson/Woodward. She was the daughter of Joseph Jackson and Susanna Gray and they came from March Cambridgeshire. Eliza Steer was born on 4 February 1828 in Bankipore/Bankipur, Bengal Presidency, India. She was the daughter of Charles William Steer and Jane Woodburn Watson. Eliza Steer was christened on 23 March 1828 in Bankipore/Bankipur. Susannah and Eliza were listed as the children of Charles William Steer in the 1851 census in 3b Gay St, Walcot Trinity, Somerset.
     Eliza Steer married Alexander Antonio Jackson on 18 July 1852 in St Martin in the Fields, London.

Eliza Steer (Telford)

(say 1795 - )
     Eliza Steer (Telford) was born say 1795. She was the daughter of John Steer.

Elizabeth Steer

(7 April 1788 - 22 June 1861)
     Elizabeth Steer was born on 7 April 1788 in Hatfield, Yorkshire. She was the daughter of Richard Ryther Popplewell Steer and Hannah Stanser. Elizabeth Steer was christened on 10 April 1788 in St Lawrence, Hatfield. Elizabeth, daughter of Richard Robert Ryther P Steer, Esq & Hannah, Hatfield.
     Elizabeth Steer and Thomas Dawson Bowker obtained a marriage licence on 12 August 1811 in Hatfield, YKS. Appeared personally Thomas Dawson Bowker esquire and made oath that he of Hatfield, Yks ... a widower and intendeth to marry with Elizabeth Steer of the parish of Hatfield, a spinster of the age of 21 and upwards... Signed Thos Dawson Bowker.
     Elizabeth Steer married Thomas Dawson Bowker as his second wife, on 21 August 1811 in Hatfield, YKS. By licence. He was described as a widower and the marriage was witnessed by Wm Duncan Campbell & Mary Robinson.
The Leeds Intelligencer on 26 August 1811 reported: On Wednesday, Thomas Dawson Bowker, Esq: to Elizabeth, youngest daughter of the late Richard Ryther Popplewell DSteer, Esq: of Bawtry.
An 1863 affidavit of Joseph Callidine of Bulwell Nottingham, gentleman aged 65 states: I have known for many years well and intimately acquainted with Thomas Dawson Bowker and Elizabeth his wife formerly Elizabeth Steer, spinster, that they were as I have been informed and believe married at Hatfield Yorks August 1811 and then and for some time afterwards resided there, that they afterwards removed and for many years resided at Bulwell afsd.... Elizabeth Steer was the author of "Old John's tale" published in 1819 in Doncaster, Yorkshire. She wrote "Old John's tale, or half an hours amusement to the not too difficult to please, an irregular poem by a lady, cheerfully dedicated to the good- natured" London: printed by S McDonell, Lombard St for the author and published by B Bisby & M Simpson, Doncaster, 1819. A copy in the Mitchell Library, NSW [from the collection of David Scott Mitchell] has the inscription: Mary Elizabeth Bingle - from the author 1859. Some of the presumed relatives were subscribers to the volume: Dr Best, Capt Best and Miss Best, all of Bulwell; Mr, Mrs & Miss Robinson of Winthorpe House, Dr Robinson, Mrs Robinson & Mr R Robinson of Doncaster, Mrs Robinson of Stoke Golding, Miss Robinson of Blencogo, Mr F Robinson of Nottingham & Mrs S Robinson of Bulwell; Mr & Mrs Steer of Doncaster and Miss Stanser of Doncaster.
     Elizabeth Steer and Dr Robert Stanser Bowker appeared on the 1841 census in Main Street, Bulwell. Robert Bowker, 25, surgeon, not born in county & Elizabeth Bowker, 50, independent, not born in county, Sarah Lindley, female servant aged 55.
     Elizabeth Steer was mentioned on 20 July 1841. Her son Richard wrote to her from Sydney but the letter was detained as insufficient postage.
     Elizabeth Steer lived at Bulwell, Nottinghamshire, 20 March 1844.
     In Robert Brymer Stanser's will dated 20 March 1844 in 'Woodbine Cottage', Regent's Park, Middlesex, Elizabeth Steer was named as heir; The beneficiaries were: Aunt Sarah Stanser of Bromley, Kent £300
Frances Robinson and Elizabeth Robinson, £200 each, children of widowed Aunt Maria Robinson, of Bromley.
Elizabeth Bowker of Bulwell, Notts £200
Henry Scarth, friend, a solicitor of Lyons Inn, Middx £200, Executor
Thomas Poynter of Karters Common, London £100, Executor
Martha Gillard servant £50
Elizabeth Bennett servant £50
Sarah Bennett servant £50, 2nd Codicil
James Stanser McNair nephew a ring
Robert Charles Robinson cousin a ring
J.J.Wrigley 19 Guineas for a ring a friend of Charlton Kings, nr Cheltenham, 2nd Codicil
Martha Loveday cook, one years wages, 2nd Codicil
Ann Read housemaid, one years wages, 2nd Codicil
Henry Scarth a ring
Thomas Poynter a ring
Residue of the estate divided into five equal parts :-
late sister Mary Anne Slade son-James Stanser Slade; daughter-Mary Elizabeth Slade
widowed sister Elizabeth Best
widowed sister Eleonor McNair widow of late Lieut. Col James McNair
a sister Sarah Stewart Giles wife of John Cooper Giles, Master in the Royal Navy
sister Hannah Slade wife of Septimus Cambell Moody Slade.
     Elizabeth Steer was recorded on the 1851 census in Star Lane, Bulwell, Nottinghamshire. Elizabeth Bowker, head, married, aged 62, gentleman's wife, born Hatfield, Yks was living alone. A Joseph & Mary Calladine, schoolmaster were living three houses away.
     Elizabeth Steer arrived per "Cyclone" on 28 June 1856 at Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She came out with her son Robert and his family.
     Elizabeth died on 22 June 1861 in Church Street, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, aged 73. BOWKER-On the 22nd June, at Newcastle, Mrs. Bowker, aged 72 years . She was buried on 24 June 1861 in Christ Church, Newcastle.

Children of Elizabeth Steer and Thomas Dawson Bowker