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Bessant Genealogy and Bessant Family History Information

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  • Edward William Bessant (c.1881 - 1912)
    Name: Mr Edward William Bessant Born in Hampshire England Age: 31 years Marital Status: Married. Last Residence: at 39 Shirley Park Road, Shirley Southampton Hampshire England Occupation:...
  • William Edward Lowe Bessant (1871 - 1912)
    England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915 Name: William Edward L Bessant Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1871 Registration district: New Forest Inferred County: Hampshire, Wiltshire ...
  • Ada Henrietta Bessant (1892 - d.)
  • Albert Edward Bessant (1910 - d.)
  • Albert Edward Bessant (c.1910 - d.)

About the Bessant surname

WILLIAM BESSANT - baptised: 4/7/1784 East Meon, Hampshire. William married Elizabeth Cowland 23/1/1810 @ St.Mary, Eling, Hants. William was a Coachman, living in east London with his wife and seven children. He died on 17/4/1854 of "Ulceration of the stomach" at 1 St.Leonard's Road, Bromley, London. Wife Elizabeth was born in Gt.Bardfield, Essex in 1787 and died of "Bronchitis" three days earlier than William on 14/4/1854 at the same address. William and Elizabeth were buried together on the 23/4/1854 at St.Leonard's, Bromley, east London.