See also

Family of Thomas BANNESTER and Mercy

Husband: Thomas BANNESTER (1811-1844)
Wife: Mercy (1811- )
Children: Jane BANNESTER (1831-1895)
Thomas BANNESTER (1835- )
John BANNESTER (1837- )
Mary Ann BANNESTER (1841- )

Date:06 APR 1823Groom Forenames:ThomasGroom Surname:BANNESTERGroom's parish:Groom's county:Groom's condition:Bride's Forenames:MaryBride's Surname:TUCKERBride's parish:Bride's county:Bride's condition:By licence:Place:Bathwick St MaryWitnesses:Wit: Thomas Jones, Ruth Clement(made her mark) Jam

Thomas Banister m. Mercy Wheeler??

Husband: Thomas BANNESTER

Name: Thomas BANNESTER
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1811
PROB 11/855/417 Description:
Will of Thomas Banister, Yeoman of Bath , Somerset
Date: 16 May 1760
Death Oct 1844 (age 32-33) Bath
Occupation Coach Carpenter (insolvent)

Wife: Mercy

Name: Mercy
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1811 Clutton/Bath, Somerset
Death before 1871

Child 1: Jane BANNESTER

Sex: Female
Spouse: William BURR (1829-1895)
Birth 1831 Bath, Somerset
Death Mar 1895 (age 63-64) West Ham aged 65

Child 2: Thomas BANNESTER

Name: Thomas BANNESTER
Sex: Male
Birth 1835

Child 3: John BANNESTER

Sex: Male
Birth 1837

Child 4: Mary Ann BANNESTER

Name: Mary Ann BANNESTER
Sex: Male
Birth 1841
Death after 1861

Note on Husband: Thomas BANNESTER

First name(s): Thomas Last name: BANNISTER Date of burial 8 Apr 1760Age at death: Calculated year of birth: Not knownPlace of burial Walcot [nr Bath]Dedication: St Swithin County: Somerset

Not there in 1819

1839 - Fly proprieter - Bath

Seven dials yd Westgatopi

Occupation: Fly Proprietor

Publication Title: 1839 Robson's Directory

County: Somerset

Country: England

Publication Year: 1839


He was basically a cabbie! A fly was a small horse-drawn cariage - he probably rented them out.


1841 - a flyman in Lansdown, Bath

1841 - court details TB fo seven dials yard - formerly lodging at No 7 Somerset Buidings, Walcot, Bath

Note on Wife: Mercy


Thomas Harris 30

Mercy Harris 40

Thomas Banister 17

John Banister 14

Mary Ann Banister 10