Descendants of Edward Spencer Wills

Fifth Generation


192. Eleanor Kate Conran (Thomas Wills Conran , Catherine Spencer Wills , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 21 Jul 1880 in ,,Queensland,Australia.

Birth Reg No Q1880/ 005318
is listed as entering Victoria on the "Ophir" in Jun 1900 as Miss Conran aged 21with other family members

Eleanor married Percy Vernon Lockey in 1901 in ,,Victoria,Australia. Percy was born before 1900 in England.

Marriage Ref No Vic. 1901/224

Percy and Eleanor had the following children:

  417 F i Phyllis Vernon Lockey was born in 1901 in Malvern,Victoria,Australia.

Birth Ref No Vic 1901/12824X1918
  418 F ii Dorothy Vernon Lockey was born in 1904 in Armadale Victoria Australia.

Birth Ref No Vic 1904/14844
  419 F iii Unnamed Lockey was born in 1906 in Armadale Victoria Australia.

Birth Ref No Vic 1906/120

193. Bernard Hamilton Conran (Thomas Wills Conran , Catherine Spencer Wills , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 5 Jul 1882 in ,,Queensland,Australia.

Birth Reg No Q 1882/ 006005
is listed as entering Victoria on "Ophir" Jun 1900 as Mr B Conran aged 25
as per free British BMD m. 1905 Jan-Mar at St Giles London Middlesex Vol 1b page 706
Charlotte Orby Sloper

Bernard married Charlotte Orby Sloper in 1905 in St Giles London Middlesex, England.

They had the following children:

  420 M i Gerard Rupert Conran was born in 1905 in South Africa.

owned a rubber-import business in east London, though at the time of his son's birth his occupation was listed simply as "clerk"
        Gerard married Christina Mabel Halstead in 1928.

194. Gordon Conran (Thomas Wills Conran , Catherine Spencer Wills , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 2 Dec 1884 in ,,Queensland,Australia.

Birth Reg No Q 1885/007936 twin with Thomas Wills Conran the second
is listed as entering Victoria on "Orphir" Jun 1900 as Mr G Conran aged 19

married as per free BMD
1913 Apr-Jun St Giles London Middles England Vol 1b page 931
British Army World War 1 Regiment or Corps Royal Garrison Artillery
???Name: Mrs Conran Birth Date: abt 1888 Age: 28 Port of Departure: Sydney, Australia Arrival Date: 10 Feb 1916 Port of Arrival: London, England Ports of Voyage: Melbourne, Adelaide, Fremantle, Hong Kong, Singapore, Penang, Colombo, Bombay, Aden, Suez, Port Said, Gibraltar, Plymouth Ship Name: Maloja Search Ship Database: Shipping Line: Peninsular and Orient Steam Navigation Company Ltd ]


1923
Name: A & Quota Gordon Conran Estimated Birth Year: abt 1885 Age: 38 Years 6 Months Gender: Male
Nativity: Australia Birth Location: Australia Birth Location Other: breckhampton

Port of Departure: Southampton
English Ship Name: Orbita
Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Arrival Date: 9 Jul 1923

Name: Gordon Conran Birth Date: abt 1885 Age: 38
Port of Departure: New York, New York, United States Arrival Date: 2 Oct 1923
Port of Arrival: Southampton, England Ports of Voyage: Cherbourg Ship Name: Orbita
Shipping Line: Royal Mail Steam Packet Company Ltd

Name: Dorothy Mary Conran Birth Date: abt 1918 Age: 5
Port of Departure: New York, New York, United States Arrival Date: 2 Oct 1923
Port of Arrival: Southampton, England Ports of Voyage: Cherbourg Ship Name: Orbita
Shipping Line: Royal Mail Steam Packet Company Ltd Official Number: 137467
Name: Dorothy Mary Conran Arrival Date: 9 Jul 1923 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1918 Age: 5 Years 1 Months Gender: Female
Port of Departure: Southampton Ethnicity/RaceĀ­/Nationality: English
Ship Name: Orbita Port of Arrival: New York, New York
Nativity: England Line: 7
Birth Location: England Birth Location Other: Plymouth

Gordon married Alleyne H.C.M. De Meray in 1913 in St Giles London Middlesex England. Alleyne was born on 8 Aug 1885 in England.


Name: Alleyne Conran Arrival Date: 9 Jul 1923
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1885 Age: 37 Years 9 Months Gender: Female Nativity: England
Port of Departure: Southampton Ethnicity/RaceĀ­/Nationality: English Ship Name: Orbita
Port of Arrival: New York, New York

Name: Alleyne Conran Birth Date: abt 1885 Age: 38
Port of Departure: New York, New York, United States
Arrival Date: 2 Oct 1923 Port of Arrival: Southampton, England
Ports of Voyage: Cherbourg
Ship Name: Orbita Shipping Line: Royal Mail Steam Packet Company Ltd


Name: Alleyne Conran Birth Date: abt 1886 Age: 44
Port of Departure: Yokohama, Japan Arrival Date: 30 May 1930
Port of Arrival: London, England
Ports of Voyage: Penang, Gibraltar, Singapore, Marseilles, Hong Kong, Port Said, Bombay, Colombo, Yokohama, Shanghai, Plymouth Ship Name: Rajputana
Shipping Line: Peninsular and Orient Steam Navigation Company


Name: Alleyne Conran Birth Date: 8 Aug 1885 Age: 73
Port of Departure: Las Palmas, Spain Arrival Date: 14 Apr 1959 Port of Arrival: London, England
Ports of Voyage: Las Palmas and Tenerife Ship Name: Bencomo Shipping Line: Fred Dessen & Company Ltd

Gordon and Alleyne had the following children:

  421 F i Dorothy Mary Conran was born about 1918 in Plymouth England.

travelled from Southhampton England to New York and back with Gordon Conran in 1923

202. Alleyne Conran (Henry Lewis Conran , Catherine Spencer Wills , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 28 Mar 1892 in ,,South Australia,Australia.

on 1901 census for Great Britian living East Sussex Eastbourne aged 9

Name Alleyne Conran
Relation to Head of Family Daughter
Age Last Birthday 9
Sex Female
Profession or Occupation Juvenile
Employment Status
Condition as to Marriage
Where Born South Australia
Address 1 Derwent Road
Civil Parish Eastbourne
Rural District
Town or Village or Hamlet
Ecclesiastical Parish Eastbourne St John The Evangelist
Parliamentary Borough or Division Southern Or Eastbourne
County Borough, Municipal Borough or Urban District Eastbourne
Administrative County East Sussex
Ward of Municipal Borough or Urban District West Ward
Language
Infirmity

Who's Who in Australia
Title: Viscountess Name: Alleyne Templetown Volume Year: 1950

Alleyne married Henry Augustus George Mountjoy Henage Upton on 3 Aug 1916 in Kenningston Greater London Middlesex England. Henry was born in 1894 in Ireland.

Viscount Templetown 5th Baron

Henry and Alleyne had the following children:

  422 M i Henry Eric Patrick Mountjoy Spalding Upton Upton was born in 1917.
  423 F ii Alleyne Evelyn Maureen Louisa Upton Upton was born on 30 Aug 1921.

source internet scouter1@ntlworld.com
        Alleyne married John Hackett.

205. Jean Beryl Buckwell (Dorothy Marie Wills , Arthur , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 23 Sep 1915 in ,,StraitSettlement, Malaya. She died on 16 Aug 1993 in Ararat Victoria Australia.

death from bernard o'sullivan

Jean married Francis Phillip Champion DeCrespigny on 18 Jun 1943. Francis was born on 28 May 1915.

They had the following children:

  424 M i David Francis Leighton DeCrespigny was born on 10 Sep 1946.
        David married Heather Margaret Blanche on 7 Dec 1970. Heather was born on 4 Oct 1947.
  425 F ii Diana Jane DeCrespigny was born on 13 Oct 1947.
        Diana married David Jeremy Hone on 16 Jul 1970. David was born on 30 Jun 1946.
  426 M iii Andrew James DeCrespigny was born on 29 Apr 1950.
        Andrew married Sandra Margaret Wilson on 7 Jul 1973. Sandra was born on 1 Mar 1951.
  427 M iv Richard Paul DeCrespigny was born on 13 Apr 1952.
  428 F v Wendy Elizabeth DeCrespigny was born on 12 Feb 1954.
        Wendy married Ian William Cameron Crombie on 7 Sep 1974. Ian was born on 12 Dec 1952.

206. Selwyn Robert Leighton Buckwell (Dorothy Marie Wills , Arthur , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 6 Jan 1918 in ,,StraitSettlement, Malaya. He died on 21 Nov 1981 in ,Kew, Victoria, Australia. He was buried on 24 Nov 1981 in Springvale Botanical Cemetery Victoria Australia.

Death Reg no Vic 1981/26912

Selwyn married (Shirley) Geen Ho Chau. (Shirley) was born on 4 Jul 1941.

They had the following children:

  429 F i Chua Gina Buckwell was born on 22 Nov 1962.
  430 F ii Chua Vanessa Buckwell was born on 21 May 1968.
  431 F iii Marnie Buckwell was born on 15 Sep 1970.

209. John Spencer (Sir) Wills (Cedric Spencer , Harry Spencer , Thomas , Edward Spencer ) was born on 10 Aug 1904 in ,,,England. He died on 28 Oct 1991 in ,,East Sussex,England.

educated Cloebury Mortimer College, Shropshire, Merchant Taylor's Sch., London
.knighted 1969

Chm 1947-78 Broadcast Relay Service Ltd., later Rediffusion Ltd.

director of large firm British Electric Traction Co 1996-82 to do with tramways in London

address: Beech Farm, Battle, East Sussex.
the Beech Estate, owned by the Sir John Spencer Wills Trust, in the High Weald Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) The Beech Estate supports declining plant species such as dyer's greenweed and the green winged orchid, together with a wealth of insects including the Linnaeus beetle, previously thought to be extinct in Britain.
The Beech Estate has grown since 1947 when Sir John Spencer Wills made his first land purchase at Battle. The 772 hectare estate


Ancestry.com
died Oct 1/4 1991 Hastings & Rother East Sussex
from the Golden Age of Buses
East Yorkshire Motors Services Ltd was one of the lst British Automobile Traction Concerns to be formed being registerd on 5th October 1926. It was the company on which Sir John Spencer Wills cut his bus operation teeth. He came to it from being a confidential clerk to Emile Garcke, fopunder of the BET at his Maidenhead home. Salaries after the First World War even allowing for living in , Fifty pound a year and provide your own bicycle.

John married Elizabeth Dursilla Alice Garcke Clare in 1936. Elizabeth was born on 16 Jun 1913.

from Obituary of Sir John in Who's Who

The Garckefamily home was a t Pinkneys Green Maidenhead

John and Elizabeth had the following children:

  432 M i Colin Spencer Wills was born on 25 Jun 1937 in ,,,England. He died on 27 Oct 1997 in ,,,England.

was a interested in ballet and theatre
  433 M ii Nicholas Kenneth Spencer Wills was born on 18 May 1941 in ,,,England.

Nicholas came to visit us for six weeks in December 1959 between his
schooling and going to University.
first wife was an Australian
second wife Phillippa was the daughter of missionaries to Kenya.

Honary Fellows Queen's College Cambridge 1990-
Nicholas Kenneth Spencer Wills, M.A., F.C.A. Managing Director of British Electric Traction. Member of the Council of the C.B.I.
21st October 2002
Estate: Otter Estate Grid Reference NR 935780 Acreage 4010 County Argyll OS 1:50k Sheet 62 North Kintyre
Owner Nicholas Kenneth Spencer Wills
Owner Address The Estate Office Otter Estate Kilfinan TIGHNABRUAICH PA21 2EP

has cousin on Garcke side by name of Kenneth Schumann living in
Toowoomba on 2000 born South Africa
also Nicholas Garcke b. South Africa on IGI so Nicholas Kenneth are
Garcke family names
2009 internet Who's Who - Deputy Chairman of National Mutual Life Assurance Society and International Consultant
        Nicholas married (1) Hilary Flood. Hilary was born in ,Sydney,New South Wales,Australia.

divorced 1983
        Nicholas married (2) Phillippa Casson. Phillippa was born about 1945.

daughter of missionaries in Kenya
has sister Sue - artist
selling alpacas in 2009. Welcome to Great House Alpacas. Owning and breeding alpacas since 1995
Contact: Philippa Wills on +44(0) 1844 279 805

213. Elsie Ellen Brown (Margaret Campbell Antill , John Macquarie Antill , Eliza Wills , Edward Spencer ) was born on 14 Jan 1877.

Elsie married Clifford Davidson M.D..

They had the following children:

  434 F i Gillian Davidson.
  435 M ii Antill Davidson.
  436 M iii Nugent Davidson.

died aged 25

216. Colston W Brown (Margaret Campbell Antill , John Macquarie Antill , Eliza Wills , Edward Spencer ) was born in 1883 in ,Berrima,New South Wales,Australia.

Birth Ref No NSW 1883/14238

He had the following children:

  437 M i Campbell Wade Brown.

231. Alice Eva Antill (Henry Colden Antill , Henry Colden Antill , Eliza Wills , Edward Spencer ) was born in 1878 in ,Picton,New South Wales,Australia. She died in 1954 in Bowral, New South Wales Australia.

Birth Ref No NSW 20572/1878
Marriage Ref No NSW 1903/5460 married as Alie Eva Jane
Death Ref No NSW 1954/32580

Alice married Henry Robert Lee on 9 Sep 1903 in Adelong, New South Wales, Australia. Henry died on 10 Sep 1933 in Sydney,New South Wales,Australia.

marriage ref no NSW 1903/5460 at Adelong
death ref no NSW 1933/10662 father Augustus J and mother Sarah

Henry and Alice had the following children:

  438 F i Alice Winifred Lee was born on 17 Apr 1905 in Rockley, New South Wales Australia. She died on 21 Feb 1971 in Bowral, New South Wales Australia.

Birth ref no NSW 17199/1905 father Robert H and mother Alice E at Rockley
NB also Alice M to Henry and Alice E K at Glebe and also Henry to Henry and Alice E k at Glebe????
Marriage
Death Ref No NSW 45062/1971
Pockley gives death as 10 Feb Ryson Index gives 21 Feb
        Alice married Arthur Burton. Arthur died in 1973 in Bowral, New South Wales Australia.

birth
marriage ref no NSW 1903/5460
death ref no NSW 1973/41553
Ryson Index
BURTON Arthur William Death notice 11JAN1973 Death late of 'Greengates', Burradoo
Burradoo is two kilometres from Bowral
  439 F ii Una May Lee was born on 19 May 1907 in Wollongong, New South Wales Australia.

birth Ref No NSW 1907/31032

ryson Index
ENGLAND Una Death notice 07APR2000 Death late of Berkeley
BIRD Una May Death notice 05MAR2002 Death 85 late of Quirindi Nursing Home, formerly of Goolma
BIRD Edgar Arthur Death notice 27FEB1972 Death 56 at Mudgee District Hospital, late of Goolma via Gulgong
BIRD Edgar Arthur Obituary 27FEB1972 Death at Mudgee District Hospital, late of Goolma Mudgee Guardian 05APR1972
  440 F iii Bertha Antill Lee was born on 2 Jul 1908 in Wollongong, New South Wales Australia. She died on 29 Jan 1989 in Epworth Hospital,Melbourne Victoria.

birth ref no NSW 1908/31411
marriage ref no

Ryson Index
THOMPSON Bertha Antill Death notice 28JAN1989 Death at Epworth Hospital, Melbourne
        Bertha married John Ward Thompson in 1940 in Wollongong New South Wales Australia.
  441 F iv Stella Mary Lee was born on 13 Nov 1909.

birth
marriage
death
Ryson Index
Wahroonga near Hornsby and Newcastle Waters
WHITE Stella Mary Death notice 13JUN1988 Death late of Wahroonga
        Stella married Ernest Frederick White in 1934 in Wollongong New South Wales Australia.
  442 F v Lilian Mavis Lee was born on 9 Jan 1912 in Wollongong, New South Wales Australia.

birth Ref No NSW 1912/11881
        Lilian married Leonard Faulkner White on 28 Nov 1936. Leonard was born on 7 Mar 1910. He died on 14 Nov 1986.

Ryson Index
WHITE Leonard Faulkner Death notice 14NOV1986 Death 76
  443 M vi Colin Antill Lee was born on 26 Sep 1914 in Wollongong, New South Wales Australia. He died in 1974 in New South Wales Australia.

Birth Ref No NSW 1913/46573
Marriage Ref No NSW 1937/14941 at Wollongong
Death Ref No NSW 51808/1974
Ryson Index
LEE Colin Antill Death notice 03APR1974 Death late of Lake Heights
        Colin married Gladys Florence Beecham in 1937 in Wollongong New South Wales Australia. Gladys was born on 21 Apr 1912.

Marriage Ref No NSW 1937/14941
  444 M vii Harry Clive Lee died on 5 Mar 1975 in Waverley, New South Wales Australia.

Birth
Death Ref No NSW 6520/1975 father Henry Robert and mother Alice Eve

232. Henry Colden Sutherland Antill (Henry Colden Antill , Henry Colden Antill , Eliza Wills , Edward Spencer ) was born on 26 Jul 1879 in ,Queanbeyan,New South Wales,Australia. He died on 12 Feb 1947 in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales, Australia.

Birth Reg No NSW 22126/1879
Marriage Ref No NSW 1907/3651 at Adelong
Death Ref No NSW 1947/22348

1903 Electoral roll
Henry Celden(Colden) Sutherland was a labourer Roll No 2 at Division of Hume Sub divison Adelong Crossing

Henry married Susan Amelia Harris Turner on 22 May 1907 in Adelong, New South Wales, Australia. Susan was born on 8 Jul 1879 in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia. She died on 24 Feb 1951 in Gundagai, New South Wales, Australia.

Birth Ref No NSW 1879/14836 at Gundagai father Albert Harris Turner mother Eliza
Marriage Ref No NSW 1907/3651 at Adelong
Death Ref No NSW 1951/6003 at Gundagai father Albert H m. Eliza

Henry and Susan had the following children:

  445 F i Nina Antill was born on 23 Mar 1908. She died in 1974.

Birth
marriage Ref No NSW 1933/20281934 19589
Death Ref No NSW 1974/47649
CRAWFORD Nina Doris Death notice 04FEB1997 Death 82 late of Malabar
        Nina married Herbert F Crawford in 1933 in Wagga Wagga New South Wales Australia.
  446 M ii Eric Juan Antill was born on 13 Jan 1910 in Adelong New South Wales Australia. He died in 1964 in Wagga Wagga, New South Wales,Australia.

Birth Ref No NSW 1910/704
Marriage ref no NSW 1932/26654
Death Ref No NSW 1964/16052
Service Record
Name ANTILL, ERIC JUAN Service Australian Army Service Number NX88163
Date of Birth 13 Jan 1910 Place of Birth ADELONG, NSW
Date of Enlistment 11 Feb 1942 Locality on Enlistment WAGGA WAGGA, NSW Place of Enlistment PADDINGTON, NSW
Next of Kin ANTILL, GRACE Date of Discharge 1 Feb 1946 Rank Sergeant Posting at Discharge 2/1 DOCKS OPERATING COMPANY WW2 Honours and Gallantry Military Medal
        Eric married Grace E Davidson in 1932 in New South Wales, Australia.

marriage ref no NSW 26654/1932
  447 F iii Alice Jean Antill was born in 1912 in Gundagai New South Wales Australia. She died in 1936 in Wagga Wagga New South Wales Australia.

Birth Pockley's book
birth ref no NSW 1912/4774
Marriage REf No NSW 19098/1936
Death Ryson Index
        Alice married Geoffrey Thomas Sturgess in 1936 in Wagga Wagga New South Wales Australia. Geoffrey was born about 1910.
  448 F iv Violet Antill was born in 1914 in Gundagai New South Wales Australia. She died in 1960 in Chatswood, New South Wales Australia.

birth ref no NSW 1914/30277
Marriage Ref No NSW 19589/1934
death of Violet Fisher father James Alexander and mother Violet 32654/1960
        Violet married Horace W Fisher in 1934 in Wagga Wagga New South Wales Australia. Horace was born about 1910.

233. Mabel Anne Teresa Antill (Robert Hatch Antill , Henry Colden Antill , Eliza Wills , Edward Spencer ) was born on 18 Sep 1908.

Mabel married William J Seaton.

They had the following children:

  449 M i Robert Seaton.
        Robert married Gladys Clark.
  450 M ii Allan Seaton.
        Allan married Jill Crawford.

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