James Welland

M, #21, b. 11 July 1842
James Welland|b. 11 Jul 1842|p5.htm#i21|Edward Welland|b. 2 Dec 1792\nd. 29 Apr 1856|p4.htm#i19|Sarah Hersey|b. 1798\nd. 27 Jun 1859|p4.htm#i20|William Welland|b. c 1753\nd. 10 Dec 1844|p50.htm#i246|Jane Tanner|b. bt 1756 - 1765\nd. 3 Oct 1851|p50.htm#i247|George Hersey||p463.htm#i2314|Ann Unknown||p463.htm#i2315|
FatherEdward Welland1 b. 2 Dec 1792, d. 29 Apr 1856
MotherSarah Hersey1 b. 1798, d. 27 Jun 1859
Relationship3rd great-uncle of Neal Welland
ChartsDescendants of William Welland of Northchapel
Last Edited23 Oct 2004
Baptism*James Welland was baptized on 11 July 1842 at St. Michael's and All Angels Church, Northchapel, Sussex, England, ceremony performed by Rev. Robert Witherby.1 
James Welland was the son of Edward Welland and Sarah Hersey.1 
BirthJames Welland was born on Thursday, 14 July 1842 at Northchapel, Sussex, England.2 
(With Parents) 1851-CenHe appeared on the 1851 Census of Northchapel Street, Northchapel, Sussex, England, along with Edward Welland, Eliza Welland, Thomas Welland, William Welland and George Welland in the household of his parents Edward Welland and Sarah Welland.3 
Occupation*James Welland was an agricultural labourer circa April 1861.4 
1861-Cen*He appeared on the 1861 Census of Hillgrove, Lurgashall, Sussex, England, enumerated 7 April 1861.4 


  1. [S171] Baptismal Register of Northchapel, 1841 to 1879 (Neal Welland's Family History Collection, WSRO Ref. Par. 142/1/2/2) Baptism of James Welland. Fiche 1+, Page 4, Entry No. 28.
  2. [S371] Copy birth certificate of James Welland, born 14 Jul 1842, registered 30 Jul 1842 in the Registration District of Fernhurst (Neal Welland's Family History Collection, Entry No. 39).
  3. [S366] 1851 Census for Northchapel (West Sussex County Record Office, HO107/1654/93/2 Fiche 1+) HO 107 Piece 1654 Fiche 1+, Northchapel Parish, Folio 249, Page No. 1 & 2, Schedule 4. Place: Northchapel Street, Northchapel, Sussex. Edward Welland, Head, Married, aged 63, Occupation: Copice Labourer, Born: Northchapel, Sussex. Microfiche viewed at WSRO and photocopies of relevant pages requested, and subsequently scanned and attached to this source.
  4. [S31] Sunday 7 April 1861 English Census, Midhurst District, West Sussex County Record Office MF 522 H09/627, Lurgashall Parish.

Thomas Symons1

M, #22, b. circa 1936, d. 28 January 2003
? Tom Symons, Sylvia Welland & Florence Welland.
ChartsDescendants of William Welland of Northchapel
Descendants of John Walter of Madehurst
Descendants of George Pain of Coldwaltham
Descendants of Elizabeth Cox of West Burton
Descendants of Richard Hill of Sowe
Descendants of Thomas Burton of Foleshill
Descendants of John West of Sibson
Descendants of William Goodall of Hatton
Descendants of Thomas Askew of Mancetter
Last Edited4 Feb 2003
Birth*Thomas Symons was born circa 1936.1 
Marriage*He married Sylvia Beryl Welland, daughter of Frederick Leonard Welland and Florence Lilian Reeve, on Saturday, 1 November 1958 at The Register Office, Coventry, Warwickshire, England
Death*Thomas Symons died on 28 January 2003 at Bell Green, Coventry, West Midlands, England.2 
Burial*He was buried on 6 February 2003.1 


Sylvia Beryl Welland
  • Kay Symons
  • Jane Symons
  • Mandy Symons
  • Derek Symons


  1. [S331] Announcement of the death of Thomas Symons of Coventry, Coventry Evening Telegraph, 3 Feb 2003 (Neal Welland's Family History Collection, No Ref. unknown comments) "Family notices section, Page 16, column 6."
  2. [S21] Personal knowledge of Neal Welland, 86 Cannon Hill Road, Coventry, England.