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    Descendants of James WESTMORELAND of Nottinghamshire

    [with  links to New Zealand  ]

    Much of this information was supplied by Mrs Patricia Grove in NZ

    Generation One

    1. James WESTMORELAND; born circa 1773 at NTT; married Ann Wilson 18 Nov 1792 at NTT, ENG.  
    He appeared on the census of 1841 at NTT.

    Children of James WESTMORELAND and Ann Wilson were as follows: 

    • i. William; born circa 1792 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • ii. James; born circa 1795 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • iii. John; born before 1797; married Elizabeth WALKER 24 Sep 1815 at Beeston, NTT, ENG.
    • iv. Thomas; married Charlotte Sheldon; born 24 Mar 1799 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • v. Hannah; born circa 1802 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • 2. vi. John, born before 1805; married Ann KEY.
    • 3. vii. Elisha, born circa 1808 at Beeston, NTT; married Mary Soare.

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    Generation Two

    2. John WESTMORELAND; born before 1805; married Ann KEY 28 Oct 1823 at Saint Mary, Nottingham, NTT, ENG.

    Children of John WESTMORELAND and Ann KEY both born at Saint Mary, Nottingham, NTT, ENG, were as follows: 

    • 4. i. Edwin, christened 26 Jul 1824; married Mary Hudson; married Elizabeth Mosely.
    • ii. Ann Elizabeth; christened 27 Feb 1826.

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    3. Elisha Westmoreland; born circa 1808 at Beeston, NTT; married Mary Soare circa 1828.  
    He appeared on the census of 1881 at 10 Elm Avenue, Nottingham, NTT, England.

    Children of Elisha Westmoreland and Mary Soare were as follows: 

    • i. Elizabeth; christened 18 Oct 1829 at Radford, NTT, ENG.
    • ii. Emma; christened 15 May 1831 at Radford, NTT, ENG.
    • iii. Mary; born circa 1833 at Nottington NTT ENG.  She appeared on the census of 1881 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • 5. iv. Elisha George, christened 6 Dec 1835 at Lenton, NTT, ENG; married Jane (--?--).
    • v. Edwin; baptized 23 Jul 1837 at Carrington, NTT; married Louisa Morgan 14 Jul 1874; died 1909 at Spilsby, LIN.  He appeared on the census of 1901 at Sutton-le-Marsh, LIN.
    • 6. vi. Joseph, born circa 1840 at NTT ENG; married Julia Ann Beck.
    • vii. John; born circa 1841 at NTT.
    • viii. William; born 1845 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1846 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • ix. Louisa; born 1847 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1847 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • x. Louisa A; born circa 1851 at Carrington, NTT. from 1881 Census. She was a dressmaker.

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    Generation Three

    4. Edwin WESTMORELAND; christened 26 Jul 1824 at Saint Mary, Nottingham, NTT, ENG; married Mary Hudson Sep 1846 at Nottingham, NTT; married Elizabeth Mosely before 1861 at Nottingham, NTT.

    Children of Edwin WESTMORELAND and Mary Hudson were as follows: 

    • i. Ann; born circa 1851 at NTT.
    • 7. ii. John William H., married Mary (--?--); born circa 1853 at Nottingham, NTT.

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    Children of Edwin WESTMORELAND and Elizabeth Mosely were as follows: 
    • i. Mary; born 1861 at NTT.
    • ii. Ada; born 1863 at NTT.
    • iii. Henrietta; born 1865 at NTT.
    • iv. Sarah; born 1868; died 1881.
    • v. Lucy; born 1871.
    • 8. vi. Edward William Henry, born 1874 at Nottingham, NTT; married Louisa Pask.
    • 9. vii. Bertie, born 1875 at Nottingham, NTT; married Beatrice Bennett.
    • viii. Elizabeth; born 1877; died 1877.
    • ix. Florence; born 1880 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1880 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • x. Emma; born circa 1882 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • xi. Mabel; born 1884 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1884 at Nottingham, NTT.

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    5. Elisha George Westmoreland; christened 6 Dec 1835 at Lenton, NTT, ENG; married Jane (--?--) before 1857.  He appeared on the census of 1881 at Radford, Nottingham, England.

    Children of Elisha George Westmoreland and Jane (--?--) were as follows: 

    • i. Mary Jane; born between 1857 and 1858 at Carrington, NTT.
    • ii. Sarah Helen; born between 1858 and 1859 at Radford, NTT.
    • iii. George H; born circa 1861 at Nottingham NTT ENG.  He appeared on the census of 1881 at Radford, NTT.
    • iv. Louisa; born 1861 at Radford, NTT.
    • v. John A; born circa 1863 at Nottingham NTT ENG.  He appeared on the census of 1881 at Radford, NTT.
    • vi. Annie E; born circa 1867 at Nottingham NTT ENG.  She appeared on the census of 1881 at Radford, NTT.
    • vii. Sophia Elizabeth; born Feb 1869; buried 14 Oct 1869 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • 10. viii. Alfred E, married Ann Morris; born circa 1871 at Radford, NTT.
    • ix. Frederic; born circa 1876 at Radford NTT ENG.
    • x. Evelyn; born circa 1883 at Nottingham, NTT; died Mar 1903 at Nottingham, NTT.

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    6. Joseph Westmoreland; born circa 1840 at NTT ENG; married Julia Ann Beck 4 Oct 1869 at Auckland, NZ; died before 1925 at NZ.

    He Joseph was a baker who had his own bakehouse at Otane, near Waipawa, a few miles from Hastings. He was also alleged to have had a Drapery in the same area. Info from Ra y Westmoreland, his grandson. *1869: In the marriage entry for the newspaper 'Southern Cross' in Auckland: On October 4 at the bride's residence; Hobson Street, by Rev. PH Cornford; Mr. Joseph Westmor eland, youngest son of Elisha Westmoreland, Esq. the Park Nottingham England, to Julia ann Be ck eldest daughter of the late PM Beck of this city - Home papers please copy.

    Children of Joseph Westmoreland and Julia Ann Beck were as follows: 

    • i. Albert Edwin Joseph; born 16 May 1870; died after 1925.  Albert Edwin Joseph Westmoreland lived at Masterton, NZ.
    • ii. Bernard Elisha; born 1872; died after 1925.  He 1925: Alive at death of mother.
    • iii. Julia Gertrude; born 1873; married George Arthur Dillon MP 25 Nov 1903 at Kaikora, NZ; died 31 Aug 1963.  She was also known as Gertrude Westmoreland.
    • iv. John Arthur Gordon; born 1875; married Florence Mabel Budge 1907 at NZ; died 1966 at Gisborne, NZ.
    • v. Ernest George Peter; born 1877; died 1878.
    • vi. Jane; born 1878; died 1879.
    • 11. vii. John Ford, born 1880 at Otane, Nr Hastings, NZ; married Eugenie Pauline Sproule.
    • 12. viii. Andrew Logan, born 31 Jan 1882; married Margaret Pearl Crowley.
    • ix. Ernest Haley; born 1884; died 1888.  Birth Cert. No. 443 of NZ. *1888: Death Cert. No. 1677 of NZ.
    • x. Leonard Beck; born 1885; died after 1925.  Birth Cert. No. *1925: Was alive at his mother's death.
    • xi. Gladys May Jane; born 24 Apr 1887; married Alfred Fourneau 1915 at Otane?, NZ; died 10 Nov 1971 at age 84.  Was she also known as Elsie?? [E.] Westmoreland?
    • xii. William; born circa 1889; died 1889. Death Cert. No. 1065 of NZ.

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    Generation Four

    7. John William H. WESTMORELAND; married Mary (--?--); born circa 1853 at Nottingham, NTT.
    He lived at 60 Addison Street, Nottingham, NTT.  He was a Consulting Engineer on Applied Sciences.

    Children of John William H. WESTMORELAND and Mary (--?--) were:

    • i. Dorothy; born 1888.
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    8. Edward William Henry WESTMORELAND; born 1874 at Nottingham, NTT; married Louisa Pask 26 Sep 1910 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1934.

    Children of Edward William Henry WESTMORELAND and Louisa Pask all born at Nottingham, NTT, were as follows: 

    • i. Gladys; born 1912; married Fred Wild after 1930; died 2000 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • ii. Maisie; born 24 Jul 1913; married an unknown person 4 Oct 1933 at Nottingham, NTT; married James Trustwell after 1934; died 1999 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • iii. Florence Victoria; born 15 Sep 1914; married Frederick Buckland 9 Sep 1939 at Mapperley, Nottingham, NTT.  She was called Flo.
    • iv. Norah; died 1915 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • 13. v. Bert, married Dorothy (--?--); born 1917.
    • vi. Ivy; born 1918; died 1918 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • 14. vii. Roy, married Lilian (--?--); born 12 Oct 1922.
    • 15. viii. Louis, married Carol (--?--); born 31 Dec 1923.

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    9. Bertie WESTMORELAND; born 1875 at Nottingham, NTT; married Beatrice Bennett before 1897 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1930 at Nottingham, NTT.

    Children of Bertie WESTMORELAND and Beatrice Bennett were as follows: 

    • i. Mabel; born circa 1905.
    • ii. Sidney Owen; born 1919 at Nottingham, NTT; died 2002 at Nottingham, NTT.
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    10. Alfred E Westmoreland; married Ann Morris; born circa 1871 at Radford, NTT.

    Children of Alfred E Westmoreland and Ann Morris were as follows: 

    • i. Gertrude; born circa 1895 at Nottingham, NTT; married Harold Pinder 1919 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • ii. Winifred; born 1900 at Hyson Green, NTT.
    • 16. iii. Cyril, born circa 1906 at Nottingham, NTT; married Gertrude Gell.
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    11. John Ford Westmoreland; born 1880 at Otane, Nr Hastings, NZ; married Eugenie Pauline Sproule 1909 at Westport, NZ; died 1980 at Palmerston North, NZ; buried 1980 at Palmerston North, NZ.

    Children of John Ford Westmoreland and Eugenie Pauline Sproule were as follows:

    • i. Earl Gordon; buried at Palmerston North NZ; born circa 1913; died circa 1920.  [Birth Info from Ray Westmoreland. (Brother)]. 
    • ii. Raymond Sproule; born 23 Feb 1923; married Joyce Mary Sitter 1956 at Waipawa, Hawks Bay, NZ; married Valerie Sim 1989; died 28 Jan 1997 at age 73.  [Info from Ray Westmoreland.]  Ray was born at Napier, came to Wellington in 1926. He started work at theTreasury, was in th e 2nd. NZEF in Italy during the WW2, and returned to the Treasury after the war. Was an accounting tutor for the last 20 years at the local Polytechnic until medical retirement in 1986 . Suffering from heart trouble had an operation. [*1997: Death info from Michael Dillon.]

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    12. Andrew Logan WESTMORELAND; born 31 Jan 1882; married Margaret Pearl CROWLEY 1906; died 1964.
    Birth Cert. No. 2378 of NZ. Birth day from Elsie (Aley) Simms' birthday book, held by her daughter, Betty French. *Andy or (Tan) was a printer at Palmerston North, NZ.

    Children of Andrew Logan Westmoreland and Margaret Pearl Crowley were as follows: 

    • i. Keith Lionel; born circa Oct 1906; died circa 1993.  Married Stella Rose SALT 
    • ii. . Joan; 

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    Generation Five

    13. Bert WESTMORELAND; married Dorothy (--?--); born 1917 at Nottingham, NTT; died 1998 at Nottingham, NTT.

    Children of Bert WESTMORELAND and Dorothy (--?--) were as follows: 

    • i. David; born 1942 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • ii. Sylvia; born circa 1950 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • iii. Dianne; born 1954 at Nottingham, NTT.
    • iv. Paul; born 1957.
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    14. Roy WESTMORELAND; married Lilian (--?--); born 12 Oct 1922 at Nottingham, NTT.

    Children of Roy WESTMORELAND and Lilian (--?--) both born at Nottingham, NTT, were as follows: 

    • i. Ian; born 1945.
    • ii. Ray; born 1947.
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    15. Louis WESTMORELAND (Jones); married Carol (--?--); born 31 Dec 1923 at Nottingham, NTT.

    Children of Louis WESTMORELAND (Jones) and Carol (--?--) were:

    • i. Arna; born circa 1950.
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    16. Cyril Westmoreland; born circa 1906 at Nottingham, NTT; married Gertrude Gell 1929 at Basford, NTT.

    Children of Cyril Westmoreland and Gertrude Gell were:

    • i. Sheila; born circa 1930 at NTT.

17.  Keith Lionel; born circa Oct 1906; died circa 1993.  Married Stella Rose SALT [info from Michael Dillon.] 
Children of Keith and Stella:
  • Rodney Morell Westmoreland 1935 - 1996
  • Ian Morell Westmoreland 1938 - 1985
  • Mark Morell Westmoreland 1945 - 1988
  • One other son, still living b. c.1942

Generation Six


      18. Rodney Morell Westmoreland b.1935; married(?); died 1996 [info from Bruce Garner]

      Children of Rodney & (?):
  • Adam WESTMORELAND b 1960s Melbourne, Victoria, AUS
  • Aaron WESTMORELAND b.1960s Melbourne, Victoria, AUS

       
 

       
       



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