Mary Cross born about 1825 in Weston, Somerset

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Parents and family


About 1825 in Weston, Somerset , now a western suburb of Bath, but then a village.

Childhood and education

In 1841 she was in Lansdown, Somerset. At that time the her future husband was listed at Chapel Farm, in an entry immediately following the CROSS family.


On the 1851 Census she is listed at Cross Cottage, Lansdown, Somerset. This is listed between Blathwayt Dairy and Goudies Farm, after which lay The Grand Stand. At that time the family comprised.


The account of their life together may be found in the biography of John SHARP.

Life as a widow

John CROSS appears to have died in 1884.

The strongest candidate for the registration of Mary's death is that of Mary SHARP in the March Quarter of 1887 at Bath, aged 60, i.e. born about 1827 (Vol 5c, pg 511).

Last Will and Testament





Descendants and notable relations

To be continued...

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