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Elizabeth ("Posnet") Posnitt

F, #5535, Deceased, b. about 1757, d. December 1841
  • Consanguinity: Partner of James Snelson (1st cousin 6 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson)

Family

Family: James Snelson (b. March 1761, d. February 1827)

Main Events

  • Name: Elizabeth ("Posnet") Posnitt was also known as Elizabeth Snelson.
  • Biography: I don't know what happened to their children who all seem to have been christened at Farndon, at St. Chad's Parish Church.[:CR:].
  • Birth: She was born about 1757 in Chester.
  • Marriage: Elizabeth ("Posnet") Posnitt and James Snelson were married on 25 April 1785 in St. Oswald's, Malpas.
  • Residence: She resided in Farndon about 1800.
  • Death: She died in December 1841 in Farndon.
  • Burial: Elizabeth's remains were buried on 10 December 1841 in St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Census

Census 1841Elizabeth ("Posnet") Posnitt Id #5,535 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1841 at Frodsham Sreet, St. Oswald's, Great Boughton, Chester

Original Documents, Source and Citations here 2

Citations

  1. [S665] Farndon Burial 1813-50 in P45/4 on Mf152/1


    p.11 no. 88 5 Sep 1818 William Snelson Farndon 24'

    p.17 no. 132 1 Dec 1820 William Snelson Farndon 57

    p.33 no. 258 19 Feb 1827 James Snelson Farndon 65

    p.54 no. 428 10 Feb 1834 Anne Snelson Farndon 71

    p.66 no. 526 5 may 1838 Thomas Snelson Farndon 53

    p.77 no. 611 10 dec 1841 Elizabeth Snelson Chester 84
  2. [S5953] Frodsham Street, St Oswald, Great Boughton, Census 1841, Frodsham Street, St Oswald, Great Boughton

Biography

Thomas Snelson

M, #5536, Deceased, b. August 1785
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Thomas Snelson was born in August 1785 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Thomas was christened on 14 August 1785 in St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Margaret Snelson

F, #5539, Deceased, b. September 1790
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Margaret Snelson was born in September 1790 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Margaret was christened on 5 September 1790 in Church of England, St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Martha Snelson

F, #5540, Deceased, b. May 1792
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Martha Snelson was born in May 1792 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Martha was christened on 27 May 1792 in Church of England, St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Hannah Snelson

F, #5541, Deceased, b. May 1794
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Hannah Snelson was born in May 1794 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Hannah was christened on 25 May 1794 in Church of England, St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Grace Snelson

F, #5542, Deceased, b. January 1799
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Grace Snelson was born in January 1799 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Grace was christened on 13 January 1799 at in the local parish church, Farndon, in St. Chad's, Church of England.1
  • Last Edited: 27 October 2018 17:01:58

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Elizabeth Snelson

F, #5543, Deceased, b. January 1801
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Elizabeth Snelson was born in January 1801 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Elizabeth was christened on 18 January 1801 in Church of England, St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Joseph Snelson1

M, #5544, Deceased, b. February 1790, d. 1863
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Joseph Snelson was born in February 1790 in Farndon The census records that he was a joiner and that he was 60 years old and unmarried.
  • Christening: Joseph was christened on 7 February 1790 in Church of England, St. Chad's, Farndon.2
  • Occupation: He was a joiner in Farndon in 1822.
  • bondsmen: He witnessed the probate of the estate of William Snelson on 21 October 1822.3
  • Occupation: Joseph Snelson was a house a joiner, and was unmarried and living in Farndon in 1851.4
  • Death: He died in 1863, at age ~73, in Tattenhall, Chester, {Ref CAS/20/48}.

Census

Census 1841Joseph Snelson Id #5,544 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1841 at Farndon

Original Documents, Source and Citations here 5
Census 1851Joseph Snelson Id #5,544 (Principal) was at home on Census night 31 March 1851 at Farndon

Original Documents, Source and Citations here 4
Census 1861Joseph Snelson Id #5,544 (Principal) was at home on Census night 1861 at Farndon

Original Documents, Source and Citations here 6

Citations

  1. [S40] Admon of William SNELSON of Farndon, Weaver 1822, R3-812
  2. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon
  3. [S414] Wills at Chester 1545-1780 FONS
  4. [S676] Census 1851 H0107/2171 f89v 109 Farndon, Memo: Annotation: Census 1851 H0107/2171 f89v 109 Farndon
    Joseph Snelson Head Un 60 House Joiner Cheshire Farndon
  5. [S5750] Census 1841 Cheshire Joseph Snelson a.50
  6. [S5751] Census 1861 Cheshire Joseph Snelson Farndon

Biography

Elizabeth Snelson

F, #5545, Deceased, b. December 1791, d. April 1796
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Main Events

  • Birth: Elizabeth Snelson was born in December 1791 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Elizabeth was christened on 5 December 1791 in St. Chad's, Farndon.1
  • Death: She died in April 1796, at age 4, in Farndon.
  • Burial: Elizabeth's remains were buried on 7 April 1796 in St. Chad's, Farndon.1

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography

Mary Snelson

F, #5546, Deceased, b. about 18 June 1801
  • Consanguinity: 2nd cousin 5 times removed of Adrian John ("John") Snelson

Parents

Family

Family: Thomas Higham (b. about 1802)

Main Events

  • Name: Mary Snelson was also known as Mary Higham.
  • Birth: She was born about 18 June 1801 in Farndon.
  • Christening: Mary was christened on 21 June 1801 in Church of England, St. Chad's, Farndon.1
  • Marriage: Mary Snelson and Thomas Higham were married on 7 August 1825 in St. James, Toxteth, Liverpool.

Census

Census 1841Mary Snelson Id #5,546 (Wife) was at home on Census night 1841 at Hurst Street, West Derby.

Also in the household that night were Thomas Higham (Head of Household), Jane Higham (Daughter), and Ann Higham (Daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #22,509, 22,510, and 22,512

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1861Mary Snelson Id #5,546 (Wife) was at home on Census night 1861 at Hurst Street, West Derby.

Also in the household that night were Thomas Higham (Head of Household)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #22,509

Original Documents, Source and Citations here
Census 1871Mary Snelson Id #5,546 (Wife) was at home on Census night 1871 at Orford Street, Wavertree, Liverpool.

Also in the household that night were Thomas Higham (Head of Household) and Mary Higham (Daughter)

For search purposes, their Id numbers are respectively as follows :- Id #22,509 and 22,511

Original Documents, Source and Citations here

Citations

  1. [S664] Farndon Register 1784-1812, Memo: Annotation: Farndon Register 1784-1812

    in P45/1/2,3 on Mf152/1,2
    14 Aug 1785 C. Thomas son on James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    18 Feb 1787 C. Mary Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    19 Oct 1788 C. James son of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    7 Feb 1790 C. Joseph son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    5 Sep 1790 C. Margaret dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farnd'
    5 Dec 1791 C. Elizabeth Dau of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndn
    27 May 1792 C. Martha Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    25 May 1794 C. Hannah Dau James & Elizabeth Snelson Farndon pauper
    13 Jul 1794 C. William son of William & Sarah Snelson of Farndon
    22 Mar 1796 B. Sarah Wife of William Snelson of Farndon
    7 Apr 1796 B. Elizabeth Daughter of William Snelson of Farndon
    13 Jan 1799 C. Grace Dau of James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    17 Mar 1799 B. Mary Snelson of Farndon Widow
    18 Jan 1801 B. Elizabeth dau James & Elizabeth Snelson of Farndon
    21 Jan 1801 C. Mary dau of Thomas & Margaret Snelson of Farndon

Biography