My great grandmother Gwendoline Bennett was born on 28th April 1902, the 3rd of 7 children to William Henry Bennett and
Amy Charles Wearne. Her mother, Amy, died in 1914 of dropsy, when Gwen was 12 years old. Her mothers family was as follows:
Captain. Richard Oats (1776-1824) m. Ursula Mumford (1777-1844),
Had 12 children.
MATILDA OATS (1812-1883) m. Edwin James (b. 1816) in 1838.
Had 1 Daughter. *Edwin died in Cuba, soon after emmigrating with his wife and daughter in the early 1840s - they both
returned to Cornwall soon after.
MATILDA JAMES (1840-1929) m. William Wearne (1848-1910) in 1871.
Had 4 Daughters. *William went to live in South Africa, where he died in 1910.
AMY CHARLES WEARNE (1872-1914) m. William Henry Bennett (1873-1940) in 1897. Had 7 Children.
GWENDOLINE BENNETT (1902-1990) m. Colin Pellow in 1928.
MARLENE BENNETT PELLOW
TIMOTHY IAN CORY
THOMAS JAMES CORY.