Since posting a message a year ago abouttrying to findthis family--James Hoskins of Calstock ,Cornwall & Beerferris,Devon, England.
I have found most of the family.
This is all that I have .
James Hoskins,Jr. born 1786 in Cornwall ,England, Christening Mar 24,1791 Crowan, Cornwall, England,son ofJames Hoskins,Sr.andAnn Waters. He married Elizabeth Hanncock born Jan 1,1801, in Crowan, Cornwall,England, daughter of John Hanncock andMary Sincock.
Note: MarriageJune 9,1821 Stoke Climsland
1.Catherine Hoskins born1821 died 1838
2.Grace Hoskins born 1823 --married Peter Doidge
3.Mary Hoskins born1828 Cornwall-- married William Ezelby & Samuel Truscott
4.Elizabeth Hoskins born Sep 28,1829Cornwall-- married Benjamin Hoskins & Joshua Salisbury
5.Jane Ann Hoskins born Aug 3,1836 --married William Hooper
6.James Hoskins born 1839
7.Caroline Hoskins born 1844
8.William Hoskins born 1848
At this time, Jan 3,2006 ,do not know anythingmore aboutJames Hoskins , Sr except that he was a blacksmith.,James Hoskins ,Jr and William Hoskins and Caroline Hoskins.
James Hoskins,Jr. is listed in the1841 censusliving with his father & mother —he is not listed in the 1851 census.
William Hoskins is listed in the 1851 census living with his father &mother --but not in the 1861 census.
In the 1861 census—the mother , Elizabeth Hanncock Hoskins isliving with her daughter, Grace Doidge and son-in-law—sheis living with them in 1871 & 1881.Shedied in 1888.
Have not found James Hoskins, Sr., James Hoskins, Jr., William Hoskins, or Caroline Hoskins in the 1861 census.
Caroline Hoskins is listed in the1851 census for Calstock, Cornwall, England with her father & mother. She is listedas Carrie Hoskins in 1870 census for Ticonderoga, Essex County, New York living with her sister Jane Ann Hoskins Hooper and her family. Have notfound her again.
Children of James Hoskins,Sr & Elizabeth Hanncock:
1.Catherine Hoskins b 1821 --1838
2.Grace Hoskinsmarried Peter Doidge,Sept, 1843
They are found in the 1861,1871,1881 censuses for Beerferris, Devon , England
Children of Grace Hoskins & Peter Doidge:
Elizabeth AnnDoidgeb 1851
Sarah Jane Doidge b 1854
Margaret Ellen Doidgeb 1856
Samuel Richard Doidge b 1859
CarolineDoidge b 1861
Edwin Doidge b 1868
Jessie AnnDoidge b 1871
3.Mary Hoskins married William Eselby 1849. William died about 1864.Mary and children came to the USAin 1871 and she married Samuel Truscott.
The name has been spelled Ezelby& Esselby in some places.
Children of Mary Hoskins & William Eselby:
A.Sarah Jane Eselby b 1850married George Henry James
1881 census East Stonehouse, Devon,England
George and Sarah are listed.
1891 Stonehouse,Devon, England
George is listed with new wife—
Alice age 34-there is 5 years
between the last child we know of
as Sarah’s ,Charles, So I think
thelast 3 children are by Alice,
( Thomas, Beahire(?),Alice,)
I think Sarah must have died about 1886.
Children of George James and Sarah Jane Eselby:
George James 1873
B.Mary Elizabeth Eselby b 1851
C.Eliza Ann Eselby b 1853married
Charles Thomas. She Died Jan 8.,1935
Mary Louisa Thomas1874-1952
Edward James Thomas1876-1954
John Henry Thomas 1878-1894
Ellen Jane Thomas 1879-1881
William Charles Thomas 1881-1940
Frederick George Thomas1883-1939
Florence Maud Thomas1885-1968
Alfred Ernest Thomas1887-1953
Chester Richard Thomas 1890-1950
Ethel May Thomas 1897-1963
Wallace Henry Thomas1898-1949
D.Richard Henry Esebly b 1855
E.William John Carter Eselby b 1858
Married ElizabethD. Harris
Jan 1,1886 Berks Co.,Pa,USA
F.James Eselby b 1859 married
1900 census Birdsboro, Berks
1920 census Birdsboro,Berks Co.,Pa,USA
Died April 25,1921 Pottstown,Pa.,USA
Children of James Eselby & Salie Mosteller:
William H, Eselbyb 1881
of Birdsboro married
Rose Mary Sponagle b April 1884
Children of William Eslby & Rose Sponagle
Ruth(Clara R.) Eselby b 1903
Henry James Eselby b1907
married Percy Miller.
Children of Florence Eselby & Percy Miller
Ralph H.Miller b 1903
Children of Ralph H. Miller & Mabel
Richard H.Miller b 1925
Dorothy Miller b.1930
Howard Carl Miller b1905
Horace Raymond Miller b.1908
Jennie M Eselby b.1883- d. 1905-- married Howard H.
Beard Married 1/1/1901
Children of Jennie M Eselby & Howard H. Beard:
George Beard b. 2/8/1902
James Beard b. 11/13/1903
Sarah Beard d. 1905
EdwardLewis Eselbyb1885 of Phoenixville
Children of Edward Lewis Eselby & Bessie Campbell:
Edwin Eselby ( might havemarried Shirley
Child of Edwin Eselby & Shirley Willauer:
Charles Eselby married Charlene unknown
Child of Charles Eselby & Charlene ?
Charles Eselbymarried Gayle J. Newman
Richard H” Howard”Eselbyb 1888of Newark ,N.J.
Married Lillie Steinmetz
Children of Richard H. "Howard" Eselby & Lillie:
Mary E. Eselby b.1893married Robert
Children of Mary E. Eselby & Robert Dengler:
Robert Dengler ,Jr.
(1930 censusPa.,Berks County.)
George MEselby b. 1892- 1973 of Birdsboro,Pa,USA
Married Delma Massey
Children of George M. Eselby & Delma Massey:
Robert Eselby b 1916
Edith Eselby b. 1918
Virginia Eselby b 1920
Charles Eselbyb 1925
married Selma Victoria Eisenbise
G.MargaretHelen Eselby b 1862
married Abraham Bennett 1886
Died 1924 Ticonderoga,N.Y.
Children of Margaret Helen Eselby & Abraham Bennett:
Florence M Bennett1887-1967
Thomas Jeffery Bennett1893-1980
Ralph Edwin Bennett1897-1981
H. Louisa Amelia Eselby (b. Sep 1863
Bere Ferrers, Devon Co, England-d. aft 1930)
Louisa was known as "Lucy".
1871 census lived at Bristol Rowe in Beerferris, Devon, England. (Ezelby)1880 census lived in Philadelphia, Phila, PA with Mother Mary Hoskins EselbyTruscott,step sister, Mary L. and step brother, Henry and sister-
in-law Sarah(James' wife).1885 married Richard W. Thomas
1890 Philadelphia City Directory Richard W. Thomaslived at 2325 North Street with Mary Truscott, Mother-in-law, and worked in a cigar factory(assume Louisa and 2 children were with him).
1900 census lived at 2942 Augona Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA.,USA
1910 census lived in Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA ED #0639.
1920 census lived at 2822 North 27th Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia,PA.
1930 census lived at 2822 North 27th Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia
Children:Louisa Amelia Eselby & Richard W. Thomas:
George M. Thomas b. Nov. 1885
Harold M. Thomasb. May 1867
Elise M.Thomasb. Feb 1893marriedHerbert King
Frank E. Thomas b. June 1898
In Sept of 1871, MaryHoskins Eselbyand her children all came to the USA.
Mary married Samuel Truscott about 1873. Samuel Truscott
was a widower. He had been married to Louisa Hooper, sister of William Hooper.
William Hooper wasmarried to Mary’s sister ,Jane Ann Hoskins.
Child of Mary Hoskins Eselby Truscott & Samuel Truscott:
Mary Lousie Truscott b. 1874 NY-d. after 1930
1880 census lived at Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA with mother, Mary Truscott, Louisa E. Eselby,Sarah and Henry Truscott. 1897 married Fred Baringer, son of John & Lavine A. Baringer –
Name sometime spelled Barringer.
1900 census lived in Township #1, South Range 44 East, Custer County, Montana.,USA 1910 census lived in Township #1S, Range 44 East, Rosebud, MT.
1920 census lived in District #588, Ward #1, Pomona City, San Jose Township,Los Angeles, CA. Fruit Farmer.
1930 census lived at 442 Kenoak Street, Ward #1, Pomona City, San Jose Township, Los Angeles, CA. In 1930 census Fred wasin Hathaway, Rosebud, MT with son John and family listed next tohim.He was a farmer of grain and hay.
Mary and Fred Baringer had 5 daughters and 1 son.
Children of Mary Truscott & Fred Baringer:
Mary L. Baringer
John F. Baringer
Dorothy H. Baringer
4.Elizabeth Hoskins married Benjamin Hoskins in England in 1848 and they came to the USA. Benjamin Hoskins died 1856 from injuriesfrom an accident at a mine.
Children of Elizabeth Hoskins Hoskins & Benjamin Hoskins:
William Henry Hoskins
Melinda and Elizabeth Ann were twins bornin 1856 after the death oftheir father.
Both of the twins diedat the age of 6months from spotted fever.
Elizabeth Hoskins Hoskins marriedJoshua SalisburyOct 13,1858.
They moved to Utah by wagontrain. Elizabeth died July 19,1918
Salt Lake City, Utah.
Children of Elizabeth Hoskins Hoskins Salisbury & Joshua Salisbury:
Caroline Salisbury b Jul 21,1859
Eliza Salisbury bAug 5,1861
Joseph Hoskins Salisbury bSept 15,1865
Hyrum Hoskins Salisbury b Sept 15,1865
Martha Ann Salisbury b Sept 15,1867
Hannah Salisbury b April 14 ,1870
Joshua Edwin Salisbury b Nov 22,1871
Frances Hoskin Salisbury b Sept 3,1874
5. Jane Ann Hoskins married William Hooper ,Aug 18,1854 , Middletown . Connecituct , USA. William HOOPER born 1832 in Harrowbeer, Calstock, Cornwall, England,son of John Hooper and Susan Rickard.
Jane died Jan ,16, 1872. William married --Lucy Dryden no children.
Children of William Hooper and Jane Ann Hoskins:
As per William Hooper's Bible
James Hooperb.15 July ,1855in Connecticut USA died19 June ,1871
Ellen Hooperb. 18 June,1857 in Connecticut USAdied 1919 married WilliamO’Connell
Jessie Hooper b. 3 Oct, 1858 in Connecticut ,died 23,Feb, 1881 married Samuel Wear
Albert Hooper b 4 Aug 1861 in New Jersey USA died 1 Feb, 1878
George Henry Hooper b 30 Mar ,1862 Warren, New Hampshire USA died 2 Sept 1948
Married 1. Lena Woodard
2. Lillian Strangman
Annie Hooper b 5 Aug 1863 Ticonderoga, New York , died 14 Sept 1864
Frank Hooper b 3 Sept 1867 Ticonderoga, New Yorkdied 1954 married MedoraHiggins
Minnie Hooper b 13 Oct 1870Ticondergoa, New York, died 1948