83. John William SEAMARKS
was born on 10 Apr 1859 in Stagsden. He died on 20 Jun 1885 in Stevington,
Beds. From the 1881 Census John was a bricklayer. John was married to Ellen
Seamarks [nee Curtis] Born 1861 Wooton Bedfordshire, Ellen was a Lacemaker.
Living with John and Ellen was their children Louisa Seamarks 3 - Born 1878 and
William Seamarks 7 months - Born 1881.
John's Death Registration - John William Seamarks, Male, 26 years, Bricklayer's
Laborer, Phthisis Pulmonalis 3 years Certified by Wm J Mackie L.K.2.C.P.I, Ellen
Seamarks Widow of deceased present a the death Stevington, Registered 23 June
1885, John Sneath Registrar. Around the same time Ellen Mary Ann Seamarks aged
0 died - PP was contagious [??]
From the 1901 Census, Ellen was living in Stevington, married to Joseph Purser
Born 1862, Harrold Bedfordshire. The Marraige took place in 1900, Bedford District.
Ellen Purser died 7th July 1945 aged 86, Joseph Purser died 21ST August 1921
both buried at Felmersham Bedfordshire. Also buried at Felmersham is Albert Jospeph
Purser died Dec 12 1927 son of Joseph Purser.
He was married to Ellen CURTIS (daughter of Henry CURTIS
and Ann UNKNOWN) on 23 Sep 1878 in Stevington, Beds. 1881
Living West End Stevington Ellen CURTIS was born in
1859 in Wooton. She died on 7 Jul 1945 in Felmersham, Beds. After the death
of John William Ellen had the following Children;
Charles Seamarks 1887, son believed to have been killed WW2 in Singapore see
Alfred George Parrott Seamarks1891, In the Navy WW1
Herbert Henry Gilbert Seamarks 1895, Died WW1
Joseph Purser Seamarks 1899
Frederick Purser 1900
Phyliss Purser 1902
female Purser 1904
Ellen married Joseph Purser in 1900, Bedford District. John William SEAMARKS
and Ellen CURTIS had the following children:
Margaret Louisa SEAMARKS.
Frederick George SEAMARKS.
Ellen Mary Ann SEAMARKS was born in 1885 in Stevington. She died on 29 Mar
1885 in Stevington.