Samuel Burgess and Ann Crocker

- from Chiselborough Somerset -
My Great x 4 Grandparents

Samuel Burgess born 29th May, 1785 [b], Chiselborough England, son of Daniel Burgess
and Elizabeth Osborn  [Family Search]

Ann Crocker was probably born 1782 but baptised 8th June 1783 at Chiselborough England
illegitimate daughter of
Elizabeth Crocker [Eliz] [Ancestry]  Elizabeth had two other children,
George Crocker baptised 1st August 1779 and Elizabeth Hopkins Crocker on 5th March
1786. [Ancestry]

Marriage:  Samuel and Ann married 20th October, 1807, Chiselborough England, witnesses
were Samuel Langdon and James Langdon. [FMP and Free Reg]

The 1841 census shows Samuel, an ag labourer, and Ann living in East Street,
Chiselborough with children Sarah, John, Samuel and Ann aged 10.

By the 1851 census, Samuel and Ann are living at 62 Fair Place Chiselborough, Somerset.
Samuel is a 'pauper' [ex farm labourer] [e]

Their children were: as per free reg at Chiselborough

Sarah Burgess born 11 January, 1808 , baptised 31st January 1808, Chiselborough. Died
2nd August 1860, Chiselborough.

Mary Burgess born 23rd January, 1810 , baptised 28th January 1810, Chiselborough

Anna Burgess, born 19th January, 1812 baptised 16th February 1812 Chiselborough.
??Married John Dodge 6th February 1837, Chiselborough??

George Burgess baptised 27th February, 1814, Chiselborough, father a labourer  -  My Great
x 3 Grandfather

Elizabeth Burgess, baptised 27th October, 1816 Chiselborough, father a labourer. Elizabeth
Burgess, full age, glover of Chilselborough married
Simeon Hamlin, labourer, son of Thomas,
on 6th December 1840 at Chiselborough. Both made their mark. Witnesses Samuel Hamlin
and John Burgess

John Burgess, baptised 8th April, 1819 Chiselborough, father a labourer. Married Susan
. John Burgess, full age, labourer of Norton Sub Hamdon son of Samuel a labourer
Married Susan Hamlin aged 21, a glover,  daughter of Steven of same on 31st October 1844
at Norton sub Hamdon. Witnesses Isaac Buckerall and Jane Best.
Immigrated to Australia
in November 1855 aboard the Conrad.

Ann Burgess, baptised 13th January, 1823  died 6th April 1828 Chiselborough [FMP]

Samuel Burgess, baptised 13th January, 1823  Married Mary Ann Cleal 5th June 1846,
 Immigrated to Australia aboard the Petrel, 1849. Died Goulburn 18th
November 1891

Jane Burgess, baptised 14th August, 1825 Chiselborough, father a labourer.

Daniel Burgess, baptised 27th January 1828 father a labourer.  Buried 6th April 1828 [FMP]

Ann Burgess, baptised 18th October, 1829, father a labourer. Married John Hooper 11th
June 1855, Chiselborough.
Came to Australia aboard the Conrad in November 1855.
Settled in Queensland.
A DNA match has been confirmed to this family line.


Ann Burgess aged 81 was buried at St Peter and St Paul, Chiselborough on 8th February
1863 [FMP]

Samuel Burgess aged 70 was buried at St Peter and St Paul, Chiselborough on 6th March