Family of George SHERRING and Ann MARTIN

Husband: George SHERRING (1847-1893)
Wife: Ann MARTIN (1845-1902)
Children: Frederick Arthur SHERRING (1871-1947)
William George SHERRING (1875-1969)
Samuel Walter SHERRING (1877-1967)
Harry Herbert SHERRING (1879- )
Bessie Ann SHERRING (1882- )
Kate Annie SHERRING (1884-1975)
Hubert Aaron SHERRING (1887-1888)
Marriage Mar 1871 Sherborne, Dorset1

Husband: George SHERRING

Name: George SHERRING2
Sex: Male
Father: William SHERRING (1809-1899)
Mother: Mary Ann FARMER (1812-1892)
Birth 24 Oct 1847 Ashington, Somerset3,4,5
Occupation Boot and Shoe Maker / Railway Labourer / Platelayer2
Death 11 Nov 1893 (age 46)

Wife: Ann MARTIN

Name: Ann MARTIN2
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1845 Compton, Somerset2,6
Death Mar 1902 (age 56-57) Yeovil, Somerset6

Child 1: Frederick Arthur SHERRING

Name: Frederick Arthur SHERRING2
Sex: Male
Spouse: Matha Emily HILES (1871-1915)
Birth Q3 1871 Marston Magna, Somerset7
Occupation Agricultural Labourer / Labourer / Railway Packer2
Death 1947 (age 75-76)8

Child 2: William George SHERRING

Name: William George SHERRING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Sarah Jane W. ABBOTT (1876- )
Birth Q2 1875 Marston Magna, Somerset
Occupation Miller and Baker
Death 1969 (age 93-94)9

Child 3: Samuel Walter SHERRING

Name: Samuel Walter SHERRING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Emily Henrietta SAMWAYS (1878-1930)
Birth 6 Jul 1877 Marston Magna, Somerset
Occupation Grocer and Labourer / Railway Packer/Labourer
Death 28 Mar 1967 (age 89) Melbury Bubb, Dorset
Burial 1967 Melbury Bubb, Dorset

Child 4: Harry Herbert SHERRING

Name: Harry Herbert SHERRING
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ellen Florence BREWER (1880- )
Birth Q3 1879 Marston Magna, Somerset10
Occupation Railway Porter

Child 5: Bessie Ann SHERRING

Name: Bessie Ann SHERRING
Sex: Female
Spouse: Unknown SANSOM ( - )
Birth Q2 1882 Marston Magna, Somerset

Child 6: Kate Annie SHERRING

Name: Kate Annie SHERRING
Sex: Female
Birth 1884 Marston Magna, Somerset11
Occupation School Teacher
Death 1975 (age 90-91)9

Child 7: Hubert Aaron SHERRING

Name: Hubert Aaron SHERRING9
Sex: Male
Birth Q1 1887 Sherborne Registration District, Dorset9
Death Q1 1888 (age 0-1) Sherborne Registration District, Dorset9

Note on Husband: George SHERRING

In 1871 he and his family were living at Camel Street, Marston Magna, Somerset.

His occupation, as Railway Labourer / Platelayer, is recorded on his sons marriage certificate. However the census certificate shows him as a Boot & Shoe Maker.

In 1881 he was living in Rimpton Street, Marston Magna with his wife and 4 sons. He was a Railway Labourer.

In 1891 he was living in Rimpton Road, Marston Magna with his wife and children Frederick, William, Samuel, Harry, Bessie and Anna. He was a Railway Labourer.

At the 1901 census is job is a Railway Packer and he is living 'By Station' in Marston Magna with his wife and daughter Kate.


1George Jones - (, "George Jones - 28/2/2005". Free BMD 1871-1 Sherborne 5a - 552.
3Ibid. GRO 1847-4 Yeovil X - 479.
4"Ancestry.Co.Uk Census Returns 1841 - 1901.". Ashington, Somerset.
5Ibid. RG10/2021/24/8 Marston Magna, Somerset.
7Ibid. RG13/2012/91/18 Bradpole, Dorset.
8"Vic Sherring".
9"Warwick Sherring".
10"Ancestry.Co.Uk Census Returns 1841 - 1901.". 1881 Census RG11/2118/50/1 Marston Magna, Somerset.
11Ibid. 1901 Census RG13/2300/50/1Marston Magna, Somerset.