Lt Col Wilfred Montague Were-Collins OBE, MC

(1893 - 12 May 1983)
     Wilfred was nick-named Michael. He was born in 1893.
     He served as an officer in the Dorset Regiment.
     The marriage of Lt Col Wilfred Montague Were-Collins OBE, MC and Molly Doreen Halahan, daughter of John Crosby Halahan and Winifred May Carter, was registered in Bournemouth RD, in the June 1931 quarter.
     Wilfred died on 12 May 1983.

Garrett Wesley

     Garrett Wesley made a will dated 13 March 1727/28 in Dangan, Meath, Ireland. To be buried in the chancel of the church at Laracorm Co, Meath. His wife. Residue of estate to Richard Colley, Dublin, Esq [who took the name Wesley]. Witnessed by John Dunbar Bate!
     His will was proved on 21 November 1728 in Ireland.

Child of Garrett Wesley

Mary or Margarert Wesley

(circa 1660 - 15 June 1683)
     Mary or Margarert Wesley was born circa 1660. She was the daughter of Garrett Wesley.
     Mary or Margarert Wesley married Wentworth Harman, son of Sir Thomas Harman, circa 10 October 1679. She was the daughter of Garrett Wellesley of Dangan.He married secondly Frances Sheppard.
     Mary died on 15 June 1683.

Children of Mary or Margarert Wesley and Wentworth Harman

Beatrice Wesseldine

(15 April 1883 - 26 April 1970)
     Beatrice Wesseldine was born on 15 April 1883.
     The marriage of Beatrice Wesseldine and George John Tyack Harris, son of John Tyack Harris and Elizabeth Anne Ross, was registered in Gainsborough RD, in the March 1919 quarter.
     Beatrice died on 26 April 1970 in Lincoln RD, Lincolnshire, aged 87.

Frances West or Killigrew

(after 1707 - )
     Frances West or Killigrew was also known as Killigrew in records. She was born after 1707. She was the second daughter and heiress. She was the daughter of John West and Mary Erisey.
     Documents relating to Mary West and Frances West (infants), daughters and co-heirs of Mary West, their late mother, deceased, and also granddaughters and co-heirs of Richd. Erisy, esquire, deceased, by his wife Frances (who was daughter of Sir Peter Killigrew, deceased), by John West, Esq.
     Frances West or Killigrew was mentioned in the will of Frances Killigrew dated 16 February 1731.
     Frances West or Killigrew was party to a land transaction on 1 December 1736. Assignment of 1000 year term.
(1) Mary and Frances Killigrew of Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, spinsters, daus. of Jn. West and Mary his late wife, who was dau. of Frances Erisey, dau. of Sir Peter Killigrew, decd.
(2) Martin Killigrew of Arwenack, esq.
(3) George Dunbar s. of Major J. D. of Ballycarney, Ireland, by his wife Anne, decd., dau. of George Killigrew, only son of Sir Peter Killigrew, decd.
(4) John West, esq.
(5) John Laroche of St. James, Westminster, esq.
(6) Richard Mounteney of Lincolns Inn, esq.
Recites: 14 Jan. 1673, 1000 year lease (Sir Peter Killigrew to Walter Hele),
Rosemorran, Tregedna, Kelnoweth and Tregenver in Budock
- other property of Sir Peter Killigrew settled in trust
Consideration: to settle leasehold estates to uses declared in lease and release of even date
(2) to (6):
His moiety of Tregenver in Budock
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     Frances West or Killigrew married Hon Charles Berkeley in 1745 in Rushbrooke, Suffolk.
     Will and codicil of Charles Berkeley of Brewton Abbey, Somerset - provision made for wife Frances of her property in Falmouth by settlement of jointure made at their wedding
- details of trusts, sales and uses of estates and property for daughters Sophia and Mary.

Children of Frances West or Killigrew and Hon Charles Berkeley

Mary West or Killigrew

(after 1705 - 1738)
     Mary West or Killigrew was born after 1705. She was the daughter of John West and Mary Erisey.
     Documents relating to Mary West and Frances West (infants), daughters and co-heirs of Mary West, their late mother, deceased, and also granddaughters and co-heirs of Richd. Erisy, esquire, deceased, by his wife Frances (who was daughter of Sir Peter Killigrew, deceased), by John West, Esq.
     Mary West or Killigrew was mentioned in the will of Frances Killigrew dated 16 February 1731.
     Mary West or Killigrew and an unknown person obtained a marriage licence on 14 May 1737 in Hampshire. John Merrill of Lainston, esq., & Mrs Mary West alias Killigrew, of the same at Lainston, Sparsholt, St Bartholomew, Winchester, or the Cathedral, 14 May 1737; JohnWest esq., bondsman.
     Deed dated 6 July 1737 between (2) Mary Killigrew, daughter. of Jn. West by his wife Mary decd. (3) Martin Killigrew of St. James, Westminster, esq.
Consideration: marriage between John Merrill and Mary Killigrew
(2) is seised of moiety of estates of Sir Peter Killigrew in Budock, Falmouth and Mylor.
     A marriage settlement between Mary West or Killigrew and John Merrill was made on 6 July 1737. Pre-nuptial settlement (also counterpart) between (1) Susanna Merrill of St James, Westminster, widow, and son John M. & (2) Mary Killigrew, dau. of Jn. West by his wife Mary decd. (3) Martin Killigrew of St James, Westminster, esq. Consideration: marriage between John Merrill and Mary Killigrew
(2) is seised of moiety of estates of Sir Peter Killigrew in Budock, Falmouth and Mylor
Recites: 30 Nov/1 Dec. 1736 deed of settlement
(1) agrees to provide £400 annuity to (3) in trust for (2) in lieu of dower, and to support younger children of the marriage
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     Mary West or Killigrew married John Merrill on 14 July 1737 in Lainston, Hampshire. John Merrill esq & Mrs Mary West, otherwise Killigrew, were marryd at lainston Church.
     Mary died in 1738. She died after the birth of a daughter..
     The administration of her estate was granted to John Merrill on 24 May 1745 at the Prerogative Court of Canterbury. Grant of administration of goods of Mary Merrill, formerly Killigrew, to her husband John Merrill.

Child of Mary West or Killigrew

Daniel West

     Daniel West was born in Victoria. He was from Narrawong near Portland.
     Daniel West married Emma Charlotte Alice Collins, daughter of Rev Robert Reeves Collins and Mary Jane Halahan, in 1901 in Victoria.

Children of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins

Daniel Leigh West

(7 September 1912 - 2002 or 2003)
     Daniel Leigh West was born on 7 September 1912 in Edenhope, Victoria. He was the son of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.
     Daniel Leigh West married Florence Annie Close in 1938 in Victoria.
     Daniel Leigh West lived at Edenhope, 1996. He had retired from his farm. A property he purchased from his sisters was passed to Kerry & Kate Hausler of 'Fern Hill'. He and Flossie had lived at Patyah which in 1994 was occupied by his son Danny.
     Daniel died in 2002 or 2003.

Dorothy Halahan West

(19 March 1915 - 2016)
     Dorothy Halahan West was born on 19 March 1915 in Edenhope, Victoria. She was the daughter of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.
     Dorothy Halahan West married George Alexander Robinson in 1934 in Victoria.
     Dorothy Halahan West lived at 147 Lake Street, Edenhope, 2003.
     Dorothy died in 2016 in Victoria.

Elizabeth Mary West

(1902 - )
     Elizabeth Mary West was commonly known as Betty.
     Elizabeth Mary West married P G Gordon Wilson. Elizabeth Mary West was born in 1902 in Edenhope, Victoria. She was the daughter of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.

Frances West

(before 1590? - )
     Frances West was born before 1590?.
     Frances West married Alban Popplewell, son of Francis Popplewell and Dorothy Thornhill, on 10 February 1606 in Barmby Upon Don, Yorkshire.
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Children of Frances West and Alban Popplewell

Frederick James West

     Frederick James West married Louisa Grimwood, daughter of James Grimwood and Ursula or Ustley Grimwood, on 17 April 1889.

Harriet West

(24 June 1827 - circa December 1874)
     Harriet West was christened on 24 June 1827 in Clifton, Bedfordshire. She was the daughter of William West and Mary Field.
     Harriet West married George Kingsley Daniel, son of John Kingsley and Sophia Daniels, on 26 November 1848 in Clifton, Bedfordshire.
     Harriet West and George Kingsley Daniel were recorded on the 1851 census in Shillingdon/Shitlington, Bedfordshire. George K Daniel, aged 36, born Henlow, Harriett, aged 24 born Clifton, Charles aged 2, Isabella aged 5 months.
     Harriet West and George Kingsley Daniel appeared on the 1861 census in Lower Stondon, Shillington/Shitlington, Bedfordshire. George K Daniel, 36, ag. lab, born Southill; his wife Harriet 34, straw plaiter, born Clifton, children Charles 12, ag. lab., born Clifton, Isabella 10, born Henlow, Ann 8, scholar, George 6, ditto, Ellen 4, Walter 1, all born Shitlington.
     Harriet West and George Kingsley Daniel appeared on the 1871 census in Hitchin Rd, Arlesey, Bedfordshire. George Kingsley Daniels head, mar, 44, ag. lab., born Southill; Harriet, wife 43, born Clifton, Isabel, 20, unmarried, straw plaiter, born Henlow, George, 16, ag. lab., born Stondon, Ellen, aged 14, scholar, do., Walter, 11, scholar, do, Lois, 8, scholar, do., William, 4, scholar, born Arlesey, Eliza, 11 months, daughter, born Arlesey, Albert, grand son, 1, born Arlesey; Dinah Dear? visitor, mar, 64, nurse, born Morton, Herts.
     Harriet died circa December 1874. She does not appear to be listed in the 1881 census for Bedfordshire and a 39 year old Harriet Daniels died in the Dec quarter of 1874 i the Biggleswade registration district.

Children of Harriet West and George Kingsley Daniel

Henry West

     Henry West was the son of William West and Mary Field.

Jean Reeves West

(20 July 1905 - )
     Jean Reeves West was born on 20 July 1905 in Edenhope, Victoria. She was the daughter of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.
     Jean Reeves West married Harold James Bull in 1934 in Victoria.
     Jean Reeves West lived at 'Ozenkadnook', Victoria, 1982.

Joan West

     Joan West married John Geere, son of John Geere, on 13 May 1621 in Wivelsfield, Sussex. They had many children in Ditchling and Cuckfield, but it is not certain which John it refers to.

Joan Maud West

(31 July 1903 - 1982)
     Joan Maud West was born on 31 July 1903 in Edenhope, Victoria. She was the daughter of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.
     Joan Maud West married Charles Kerr.
     Joan died in 1982 in Edenhope.

John West

(before 1690 - )
     John West was born before 1690 in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk.
     John West married Mary Erisey, daughter of Richard Erisey and Frances Killigrew, in June 1711.

Children of John West and Mary Erisey

Marjorie Nora West

(1910 - )
     Marjorie Nora West was born in 1910 in Edenhope, Victoria. She was the daughter of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.

Mary West

(before 1690 - )
     Mary West was born before 1690.
     Mary West married George Bullett, son of Unknown Bullett, in 1708 in Mellis, Suffolk.

May Hannah West

(1907 - 1966)
     May Hannah West was born in 1907 in Edenhope, Victoria. She was the daughter of Daniel West and Emma Charlotte Alice Collins.
     May Hannah West married William Robinson.
     May died in 1966 in Edenhope, Victoria.

Mercy West

(before 1655 - before 11 November 1683)
     Mercy West was born before 1655 in Lincolnshire, England.
     Mercy West married David Popplewell, son of David Popplewell and Ann Pettinger, on 21 November 1672 in Belton, Lincolnshire.
     Mercy died before 11 November 1683 in Belton, Lincolnshire. She was buried on 11 November 1683 in Belton, LIN.

Children of Mercy West and David Popplewell

Sarah West

(circa 1810 - )
     Sarah West was born circa 1810 in Creswell, Derbyshire.
     Sarah West married Henry Rich, son of Amor Rich and Mary Turner, on 6 June 1833 in Mattersey, Nottinghamshire. They appear to have separated between 1845 and 1851.
     Sarah West and Henry Rich appeared on the 1841 census in Darfield, Yorkshire. Henry Rich, 30, ale porter M?, Sarah 30, Emily 6, Frederic 4, Francis 9 months, only Henry & Francis born in the county.
     Sarah West was recorded on the 1851 census in Walls Lane Cottage, Whitwell, Derbyshire. Robert West, 82, annuitant, born Creswell, Dby, his wife Elizabeth, 67, born Whitwell, daugher Sarah Rich, 41, general servant, born Creswell, Frank Rich, grandson, 10, scholar, born Darfield, Yks, and George Rich, grandson, 5, born Eckington, Dby.
     Sarah Rich appeared on the 1861 census in Bayley St, Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. Sarah Rich, head, married, 51, born Creswell, Dby, Fred W Rich, son 24, artist, born Mattersea, Ntt, Frank Rich, son, 20, joiner, born Darfield,Yks, George W Rich son 15 architect apprentice, born Eckington, Derbyshire.
     Sarah Rich appeared on the 1871 census in 18 Forge Lane, Kimberworth, Yorkshire. Sarah Rich, aged 62, unmarried, born Bursell/Creswell was a visitor in the Ellis household. She was listed as Frank West Rich's mother in the 1871 census in 10 Bath St, Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. Frank W Rich, aged 30, head, architect, born Darfield,Yks with his wife Mary E Rich, aged 24, born Newcastle and their sons Edmund 3, Roland 1 all born at Newcastle and mother Sarah Rich, widow, 61, born Whitwell, Derbyshire and his wife's sister Georgina I? Elliott, unmarried, 18, born Newcastle.

Children of Sarah West and Henry Rich

Stephen West

     Stephen West married Mary Rich, daughter of Edward Rich, before 1652.

William West

(circa 1800 - )
     William & Mary are possibly the couple in the 1851 census at Clifton, he was aged 61 and born Biggleswade, she was 63 and born Clifton.. William West was born circa 1800.
     William West married Mary Field on 28 November 1817 in Shillington/Shitlington, Bedfordshire, England.

Children of William West and Mary Field

William West

     William West was the son of William West and Mary Field. William West was christened on 31 May 1818 in Clifton, Bedfordshire.
     William West was recorded on the 1851 census in Clifton, Bedfordshire.

Elizabeth Westerby

     Elizabeth Westerby married William Popplewell, son of John Popplewell and Elizabeth Jackson, in 1754 in Hemswell, Lincolnshire.

Clinton Eric Westin

(1906 - )
     Clinton Eric Westin was born in 1906.
     Clinton Eric Westin married Fanny Marie Burnham, daughter of Percy Harry Burnham and Julia Christianson, on 25 July 1934.

Dorothy Westlake

(18 September 1780 - )
     Dorothy Westlake was christened on 18 September 1780 in Maker, Cornwall.
     Dorothy Westlake married William Henry Ruby, son of Edward Ruby and Elizabeth Chapman, on 17 January 1807 in Maker, Cornwall. William Henry Ruby, sojourner, labourer, bachelor & Dorothy Westlake (x) of this parish, spinster, by banns.

Child of Dorothy Westlake and William Henry Ruby

John Westley

     John Westley married Sarah Bowker on 18 May 1758 in All Saints, Northampton, Northamptonshire. Sarah Bowker of this parish, spinster & John Westley, bachelor of Tiffield.