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Mary Jane Bennett

Mary Jane Bennett

Female 1859 - 1921  (62 years)

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  • Name Mary Jane Bennett  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 1859  Luton, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Census 1861  York Street, Luton, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1871  2 Thornhill Cottages, Islington, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Abt 1871  Islington, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Servant 
    Census 1881  10 Gillespie Terrace, London, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1891  27 Whistler Street, Islington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • A 20 year old single woman named Alice Edser was living with her and described as her sister. No further evidence of a sister or sister in law of that name has been found.
    Occupation Abt 1891  Islington, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Wardrobe dealer 
    Census 1901  71 Blythswood Road, Ilford, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • She had two children living with her who were described as adopted - Willie and Ethel Maltin[?]. It seems likely that the information about the children was inaccurate as no birth registration can be found for either of them based on their first names, ages and birthplaces. They may have been children of a patient who Mary Jane treated as a midwife.
    Name Jane Lansdell  [7, 8
    Occupation Abt 1901  Ilford, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Midwife 
    Died 1921  Hackney Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Person ID I2472  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Edwin Bennett,   d. Bef 1871 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Mary Whitcroft,   b. Abt 1832, Wheathampstead, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 1853  Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Family ID F1966  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Seymour Lansdell,   b. 10 Dec 1850, Horsmonden, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1886, Islington Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Married 1878  Islington Registration District, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Emily Ellen Jane Lansdell,   b. 13 Mar 1879, Islington, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1963, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
     2. William John Lansdell,   b. 30 Jan 1881, Finsbury Park, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1917, Battle of Hill 70, near Lens, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)  [natural]
    +3. Kate Lilian Lansdell,   b. Abt 1883, Finsbury Park, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1939, Romford Registration District, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 56 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F558  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S106] 1881 British Census and National Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (1999 (CD-ROM), 2002 (Website - www.familysearch.org);), sRG 11/258 f.25 p.43 (Reliability: 3).
      10 Gillespie Terrace, London, Middlesex
      John Seymour Lansdell, Head, M, 30, Lamp Lighter (GN Rail), Horsmonden Kent
      Mary Jane Lansdell, Wife, M, 22, Luton Bedfordshire
      Emily Ellen Jane Lansdell, Daur, 2, Islington Middlesex
      William John Lansdell, Son, 2m, Islington Middlesex
      Elizabeth Turner, Wife, M, 48, Charwoman, Islington Middlesex


    2. [S113] Civil Registration Marriage Indexes, General Register Office, (1837-;), marriages of John Seymour Lansdell and Mary Jane Bennett share reference Islington 1b 338, June quarter 1878 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S104] 1871 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1871;), RG 10/260 f.14 p.20 (Reliability: 3).
      2 Thornhill Cottages, Islington All Saints
      Mary Bennett, Head, W, 38, Straw Bonnet Sewer, Wheathamstead; Herts
      Mary J. Bennett, Daur, 12, Servant, Luton; Beds


    4. [S103] 1861 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (7 April 1861;), RG 9., RG 9/1014 f.136 p.41 (Reliability: 3).
      York Street
      Mary Bennett, Head, Mar, 28, Straw Bonnett Sewer, Herts Wheathamstead
      Mary J, daur, 2, Beds Luton


    5. [S106] 1881 British Census and National Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (1999 (CD-ROM), 2002 (Website - www.familysearch.org);), RG 11/258 f.25 p.43 (Reliability: 3).
      10 Gillespie Terrace, London, Middlesex
      John Seymour Lansdell, Head, M, 30, Lamp Lighter (GN Rail), Horsmonden Kent
      Mary Jane Lansdell, Wife, M, 22, Luton Bedfordshire
      Emily Ellen Jane Lansdell, Daur, 2, Islington Middlesex
      William John Lansdell, Son, 2m, Islington Middlesex
      Elizabeth Turner, Wife, M, 48, Charwoman, Islington Middlesex


    6. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), birth registration of Mary Jane Bennett, Luton 3b 432, June quarter 1859 (Reliability: 2).

    7. [S107] 1891 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (5 April 1891;), RG 12/177 f.24 p.41 (Reliability: 3).
      27 Whistler St., Islington, London (3 rooms)
      Jane Lansdell, Head, Wid., 31, Wardrobe Dealer, Neither Employer nor Employed, Beds. Luton
      Alice Edser, Sister, S, 20, Wardrobe Dealer, Neither Employer nor Employed, London, Kilburn
      Emma Cook, Servt, S, 14, Apprentice Wardrobe Dealer, London Islington


    8. [S108] 1901 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (31 March 1901;), RG 13., RG 13/1652 f.35 p.28 (Reliability: 3).
      71 Blythswood R, Ilford
      Lansdell Jane, Head, Widow, 37, Nurse Midwife, own ac/, Beds Luton
      Lines[?] Sarah J, Servt, 30, Gen Servt ......, Lancs Oldham
      Francis Sarah, Visitor, 25, Dressmaker, own ac/, at Ho, Kent Margate
      Maltin[?] Willie, adopted, 2, London Hackney
      Maltin[?] Ethel, adopted, 3 weeks, Essex Ilford


    9. [S112] Civil Registration Death Indexes 1837-, General Register Office, death registration of Mary J. Lansdell, 61, Hackney 1b 481, December quarter 1921 (Reliability: 1).

    10. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of Edwin Bennett and Mary Whitcroft share reference Luton 3b 698, June quarter 1853 (Reliability: 1).