PEDIGREE OF LT.-COL. JOHN I’ANSON,
HOWE HALL, THIRSK, CO. YORKS.
WILLIAM I’ANSON, of Middleton Quernhow, in the parish of Wath, near
Ripon, Co. York. Married at West Tanfield, Co. York, 2nd November,
1698, Anne Geldert, of West Tanfield. William I’Anson died, and was buried
at Wath, 4th February, 1741-42, and his widow 26th
April, 1747. They had issue three sons and two daughters.
John I’Anson, baptised 13th March 1700-01.
William I’Anson, baptised 10th May, 1704; buried 14th April, 1742.
Francis I’Anson, baptised 31st January, 1712-13.
JOHN I’ANSON, of Middleton Quernhow, baptised 15th March, 1700-01;
buried 28th December, 1763. He was married at Wath, 23rd
April, 1732, to Anne Airey, and by her had issue four sons and three daughters.
Anne, baptised 12th July, 1707; buried 25th December,
1752. Married at Wath, 26th November, 1744, to John Dale Esq.
Margaret, baptised 4th April, 1710.
William I’Anson, baptised 21st February, 1739-40; buried 12th
John I’Anson, eldest surviving son, baptised 31st March, 1741.
William I’Anson, baptised 20th March, 1747; buried 26th
Francis I’Anson, baptised 19th March 1751. Married 22nd
March, 1774, Anne Palmer, and had by her one son, George I’Anson, baptised
at Wath 23rd June, 1776, who died s.p.
JOHN I’ANSON (eldest surviving son), of Melmerby, baptised 31st
March, 1741; died 7th September, 1812 [NB. Monumental
Inscription shows 7th September 1811]. Married, 18th
July, 1774, to Anne Raper, who survived him, and died 23rd August,
1825 [NB. Monumental Inscription shows 23rd August 1823].
They had issue two sons and three daughters.
Margaret, baptised 17th May, 1733; buried 12th April
1765. Married, 10th May, 1764, to Christopher Wells.
Anne, baptised 16th August, 1735. Married, 4th May,
1759, to William Clarke, of Wath.
Mary, baptised 21st December, 1737. Married, 2nd
May, 1762, to Robert Rhodes, of Wath.
William Raper I’Anson, of Bedale, Attorney-at Law, born 17th
March 1777; buried 19th May, 1836. Married, at Bedale, 8th
December, 1822, to Mary Slater.
John I’Anson, of Melmerby, baptised 10th July, 1779; died 16th
March, 1818. Married, 27th November, 1810, Rebecca (daughter
of Francis Alman, Esq., and Margaret his wife), who survived him, and died
27th Jnauary, 1861.
JOHN I’ANSON (second son), baptised 12th July, 1779; died 16th
March, 1818. Married, 27th November, 1810, Rebecca Alman, by
whom he had issue two sons.
Dorothy, baptised 19th April, 1775. Married 12th
January, 1799, to John Coates, of Ripon, Attourney and Banker.
Anne, born 16th October, 1781. Married 28th December,
1805, Charles Jones, Esq., of the Inner Temple, London, Solicitor to the
Margaret, born 14th June, 1783. Married, 11th August,
1800, Ralph Mason, Esq.
JOHN FRANCIS I’ANSON, of Melmerby, born at Wath, 15th March,
1814; died 14th January, 1877. Married, at Wath, 2nd
November, 1850, to Mary, daughter of John Green, Esq., of Dishforth, in
the parish of Topcliffe, Co. York, and by his said wife (who died 9th
September, 1911) had issue two sons and one daughter.
John Francis I’Anson, born 15th March 1814.
The Rev. William I’Anson, of Middletpon, M.A., born 10th December,
1815, at Wath, of University College, Oxford, B.A., 2nd May,
1839; M.A. 14th March, 1844.
John I’Anson, J.P., C.C., of Howe Hall, near Thirsk, born 23rd
July, 1852. Married Annie Jane, daughter of Charles Husband, Esq., of Ripon,
on 9th October, 1877.
William I’Anson, born 14th May, 1857; died unmarried, 16th
LT. COL. JOHN I’ANSON, J.P., C.C., now living at Howe Hall, Thirsk, Major
(Lt.-Col. 1891) 3rd Battn. Prince of Wales’s Own West Yorks
Regiment, 1886-93; born 23rd July, 1852. Married, on 9th
October, 1877, Annie Jane, Daughter of Charles Husband, M.R.C.S., of Ripon,
by whom he had issue two sons and three daughters.
Rebecca Jane, born 5th April, 1855; died 15th September, 1856.
Capt. John Francis I’Anson, 3rd West Yorks Regiment, born 1st
June, 1883; killed at the battle of the Aisne, France, 20th
Lieut. Charles Julian de Vaux, I’Anson, 2nd Loyal North Lancs
Regiment, now serving in East Africa. Married, on 21st September,
1910, at Bangalore, India, to Eleanor Constance, daughter of James Steele,
of Sydney, New South Wales.
Mary Isabel Kathleen, born 7th March, 1879. Married 9th
October, 1901, to Bertram W. A. Watney, Esq., of Distillery House, Wandsworth,
Dorothy Clare, born 20th June, 1886.
Nelly Radcliffe, born 8th July, 1884.
MONUMENTAL INSCRIPTIONS, NORTON CONYERS CHURCH.
In Memory of
JOHN I’ANSON OF MELMERBY
Who died 16th day of March, 1818; aged 38.
Four feet South of this Tomb lie
REBECCA, Widow of the above,
Who died 27th January, 1868; aged 72 years;
And her second Son,
THE REV. WILLIAM I’ANSON, M.A.,
Died December 3rd, 1864; aged 48 years.
In Memory of
JOHN I’ANSON OF MELMERBY,
Died 7th of September, 1811.
And ANN, his Wife,
23rd of August, 1823.
[Transcription Note: There are several
differences between the dates given in the text of the book and the Monumental
Inscriptions as recorded.]