Mark Wansbury1

#314, (15 January 1848-October 1883)
Father*William Wansbury2 b. Jul 1818, d. 19 Jul 1853
Mother*Emma Dinah Lane2 b. 4 Dec 1819, d. 1 Jun 1891
Charts The Wansburys of Shoreham, Kent.
The Lanes from Chelsfield, Kent.
The Streatfields of Farningham, Kent.
Birth*15 JAN 1848 Mark Wansbury was born on 15 JAN 1848 at Farningham, Kent, EnglandG.1,3 
Baptism20 JAN 1848 He was baptized on 20 JAN 1848 at St Peter & St Paul Church, Farningham, Kent, EnglandG.4,5 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1851 He lived with William Wansbury and Emma Dinah Lane at Farningham, KentG, together with Ellen Wansbury, Emma Dinah Wansbury, George Charles Wansbury and John Thomas Davis.6 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1861 Mark Wansbury lived with Emma Dinah Lane at Farningham Hill, Farningham, Kent, EnglandG, together with Mary Wansbury and Ellen Wansbury.7 
Residence*30 MAR 1871 Mark Wansbury lived at 35, Richmond Street, Marylebone, Middlesex, EnglandG.8 
Employment*30 MAR 1871 He was employed as Shoe maker.9 
Marriage*10 NOV 1873 He married Ellen Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan and Elizabeth Wright, on 10 NOV 1873 at St Philip's Church, Lambeth, Surrey, EnglandG.10,11,12 
Occupation*1875 The occupation of Mark Wansbury was 'Greengrocer.12
Residence*1883 He and Ellen Vaughan lived at 23 Hatton Street, Marylebone, London, EnglandG, together with George Charles Wansbury, Emma Elizabeth Wansbury and Mark Joseph Wansbury.13 
Death*OCT 1883 Mark Wansbury died in OCT 1883 at Marylebone, London, EnglandG, aged 35.14,15 


Ellen Vaughan b. Jun 1848, d. Jun 1934
Marriage*10 NOV 1873 He married Ellen Vaughan, daughter of William Vaughan and Elizabeth Wright, on 10 NOV 1873 at Lambeth, SurreyG.10,11,12 
Last Edited25 Jan 2019


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Dartford, Kent, Jan-Mar 1848, vol 5 106.
  2. [S2] Book inscriptions, Bible #1; Inscription 3.
  3. [S112] Wansbury Bible, Mark, born Jan 15th 1848.
  4. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, bapt. Mark Wansbury; Farningham, father William, mother Ellen.
  5. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), bapt. father William Wansbury, mother Emma; C131392.
  6. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census.
  7. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census.
  8. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, household of D Tibbles; News Agent.
  9. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, Lambeth, London, Oct-Dec 1873, vol 1d 519.
  11. [S80] London, Marriages & Banns, marriage; Mark Wansbury & Ellen Vaughan, Lambeth St Philip. witnesses Thomas Vaughan & Mary King. no. 440.
  12. [S55] Emma King's Diary.
  13. [S103] Unknown author, "City Directories", London Electorl Register, 1884. Marylebone, Church Street Ward.
  14. [S17] BMD indices, Marylebone, London Oct-Dec 1883, vol 1a 433, age 36.
  15. [S2] Book inscriptions, Letter to FWJ, 6 Dec 1985.
  16. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Marylebone, London, Jan-Mar 1876, vol 1a 636.
  17. [S54] Internet source/web sites inc. trees, Gen Humble on Genes Reunited.
  18. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, age 19 at census.
  19. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Marylebone, Middlesex, Jan-Mar 1884, vol 1a 654. Born after father's death.
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