The Alsop family of Glossop and Illinois.
Alsop was born about 1779 in Derbyshire (probably Glossop). He is
referred to as "Jr" in some parish register entries. He
married Sarah Bowden, born about 1778, on 4 August 1799. They had
Alsop born on 19 November and, baptised on 18 December 1803 in
Alsop born on 18 July 1805.
Alsop born on 30 September 1807.
Alsop born on 6 March and baptised on 1 April 1810 in Glossop, died
in November 1810 in Glossop.
Alsop born on 17 September 1811.
Alsop, baptised on 12 September 1814.
Alsop, baptised on 30 April 1818 in Glossop. 1841 census age 20.
Alsop, baptised on 19 April 1820 in Glossop.
died in 1821 in Glossop and James married Mary Sandham, widow of John
Sandham (see A Sandham family of Glossop) in 1825. They had two children:
Alsop, born about 1827.
Alsop, born about 1829 in Glossop.
1841 James and Mary were living at Top of Town, Glossop - James was a
62 year old cordwainer and Mary was aged 52. With them were: James's
children Nancy aged 20 (Sarah Bowden's daughter) and Harriet aged 13
(Mary's daughter); Mary's children from her first marriage Alice aged
25, Nancy aged 20 and James aged 18; plus Mary's grandsons William
Sandham 12 (son of Jane before she married Alvin Alsop) and John
Sandham 3 (son of Alice before she married James Cundy).
Alsop died about June 1847 in Glossop.
died about September 1878 in Glossop.
Alsop was born on 18 July and baptised on 18 August 1805 in Glossop.
He married Mary Fielding, born on 25 April 1808, daughter of Samuel
Fielding and Mary Hegginbottom (see Descendants of John Fielding of Whitfield 1674) on 4 November 1827 in
Glossop and they had two children:
Alsop born on 17 October 1829.
Alsop, baptised on 18 December 1831 in Hadfield Wesleyan Chapel, died
in 1836 at Milltown, Glossop.
were living in Hadfield 1831 but in Woodcock Road, Glossop at the
1841 census when John is shown as a cotton spinner aged 35. They
moved to the USA by 1845, John being aged 46 in the 1850 US census
1850 in DeWitt County, Illinois.
died and John married Hannah Wilkerson on 6 October 1861 in DeWitt
County (Wilkerson was Hannah's married name). After Hannah died, John
married Barbara Smith on 9 April 1874 in DeWitt County.
Alsop died on 11 July 1881 in Illinois, USA.
Alsop was born on 30 September and, baptised on 25 October 1807 in
Glossop. He was described as a joiner in some entries in Glossop
parish register and the census of 1841 lists him as a joiner aged 30.
He married Hannah Hadfield, born on 21 March 1805 in Hadfield,
daughter of John Hadfield and Martha Robinson (see The descendants of John Hadfield, farmer of Hadfield) on 3 September 1834 in Glossop. They had five children:
Grant Bowden Alsop, born about 1835 in Glossop.
Hadfield Alsop, baptised on 15 March 1836 .
Alsop, baptised on 10 November 1838 in Glossop. Census 1841 aged 2.
Age given as 12 in 1851 census of Glossop.
Alsop baptised on 13 February 1842.
James Alsop, baptised on 21 April 1845 in Glossop, died in 1845 in
had emigrated to DeWitt County, IL by 1848. In the US census of 1850
he is aged 42, living in the household of Joseph J. Johnson,
tavernkeeper. He became a US citizen on 21 May 1852.
and the children continued to live in Howardtown. In the 1851 census
Hannah is a 45 year old School Mistress, John is a 15 year old Coal
Porter, Zipporah is a 12 year old Scholar and Sarah is a 9 year old
Scholar. Also living with them was Sarah Lee, Hannah's niece, a 5
year old scholar. Hannah died about 1855.
married Mary Ann Malson, born about 1811 in Ohio, on 17 February 1857
in DeWitt County. In the 1860 US census Mary was aged 49, a domestic
in the household of M. V. B. Miller. In that census James was aged 52
living with Eliza Stallman, born in April 1827 in Pennsylvania, and
her two children: Harry Stallman born 1827 in Pennsylvania, died 7
April 1908 in Chicago and Alice Stallman, born about 1856 in
Illinois. James and Eliza married on 2 November 1861 in DeWitt
County and had four children:
James Alsop, born in 1860 in De Witt County, died 29 August 1884 in
Alsop, born in 1864 in DeWitt County, died on 6 February 1903.
Ulysses S Alsop, born on 16 April 1868.
S Alsop, born in February 1869. Known as Hattie she married Heugene S
Campbell on 14 February 1907 in Lake Co, IN.
the time of the 1870 US census the family was living in Cook County,
IL. James was 69 and Eliza 43.
letter which James wrote to his daughter Sarah said he was in Chicago
"to patent the world's first propeller of power". He was
not heard of again following the "Great Fire of Chicago" in
is listed in the 1880 US census at Green Bay Ave, Chicago, IL aged
52. She died on 7 April 1908 in Chicago.
Alsop was born on 17 September and baptised on 13 October 1811 in
Glossop. He married Jane Sandham, born about 1808 in New Mills,
daughter of John and Mary Sandham (see A Sandham family of Glossop) on 13 January 1836 in Glossop and
they had four children:
Hannah Alsop, baptised on 15 May 1836 in Glossop, died about March
1909 in Glossop.
Alsop, baptised on 7 March 1838, died about March 1872 in Glossop.
Alsop born about December 1840 in Glossop, died about June 1842 in
B Alsop, born about 1846 in Glossop.
Alsop died about June 1871 and Jane died about March 1882 in Glossop.
Alsop was, baptised on 12 September 1814 in Glossop. She had a
daughter, Ann Moorhouse Alsop, baptised on 9 February 1840. Both
Millicent and Ann died in the second quarter of 1840.
Alsop was born about 1827 in Glossop. She married John Darwent, born
in 1828 in Glossop and they had a son, William Henry Darwent, born
about September 1852 in Glossop. Harriet died about September 1911 in
of John Alsop.
Alsop was born on 17 October and baptised on 6 December 1829 in
Hadfield Wesleyan Chapel. He emigrated to DeWitt in the 1840s. He
married Mary M Barber, born on 25 May 1830 in Spotsylvania County,
Virginia (daughter of Pleasant Barber and Sarah Markey) on 21 April
1848. According to entry for Mary in the 1900 census for Bourbon
County, Kansas, they had 19 children altogether but details of only
12 are known:
Alsop, born about 1849 in De Witt Co, Illinois, died 5 Jun 1889 in
Alameda County, California. Never married. Probate record filed in
Butte County naming his mother as heir.
Fielding Alsop born on 9 August 1850.
J. Alsop born on 10 December 1852.
E. Alsop born on 21 January 1854 in DeWitt Co, Illinois, died 21
August 1914. Lived near or at Blue Mound, Kansas. He married Rhoda J
Withers on 21 February 1882.
Hanna Alsop born in 1856 in DeWitt Co, Illinois, died 12 December
1934 aged 79 years, 1 month, 15 days. She married Horace L Jennings
on 14 September 1882 in Bourbon County.
J. Alsop born in 1859.
Anna Alsop born in 19 December 1861.
Henry Alsop born in 1863 in Kansas, died in 1932. Known by his second
name. As a young man he travelled to Weiser, Idaho to prospect for
gold and later to California. Never married.
L. Alsop born on 16 March 1866.
Frank Alsop born on 16 January 1868 in Kansas, died 28 February 1911.
Known by his second name.
M. Alsop born in February 1870, died in March 1870.
H Alsop born on 26 December 1870 in Bronson, Kansas, died on 19 June
1932, buried in Evergreen Cem, Fort Scott, Kansas. He married Eva
Pearl Garlock, born about 1888, on 18 December 1906
Alsop died on 24 January 1879 in Bourbon Co, Kansas. Mary died on 26
July 1902. Both were buried in Bronson Cemetery, Bronson, Kansas.
of James Alsop.
Hadfield Alsop was baptised on 15 March 1836 in Glossop. He married
Milicent Garlick, baptised on 25 September 1836, daughter of Joseph
Garlick and Martha Moss (see The descendants of John Garlick of Padfield and Waterside) on 6 April 1856 in
Glossop Parish Church. They had eight children:
J. Alsop, born about 1857 in Glossop.
E. Alsop, born about 1859.
Garlick Alsop, born about 1862 in Glossop.
Edwin Alsop, born about 1865 in Glossop.
William Alsop, born about 1867 in Glossop.
Fanny Alsop, born about 1869 in Glossop.
H Alsop, born about 1874 in Glossop.
H Alsop, born about 1875 in Hindley, Lancashire.
1881 census, Milicent was a 45 year old widow living with her family
at 41 Lord Street Balmoral Villas, Hindley.
Alsop was baptised on 13 February 1842 in Glossop. She arrived in
Melbourne on 16 September 1863 by the sailing vessel "Robert
Small" which left Southampton on 11 Jun 1863. She went to work
as a Nursemaid for a Dr Harrington of Warrnambool for a year starting
on 24 September 1863 at a weekly wage of 20 shillings. Records show
she could read and write. She married Kenneth McLennan (son of
Kenneth McLennan and Jane Mann, baptised on 31 July 1828 in St
Martins, Westminster, London) in 1866. They farmed near Warrnambool
and had eight children:
Ann McLennan born on 5 February 1866 in Warrnambool, died 24 April
McLennan born on 16 March 1867.
(Brusher) McLennan born on 20 January 1869.
McLennan born on 2 November 1870.
James McLenna born on 22 March 1872 in Warrnambool, died in 1955 in
Kenneth McLennan born on 16 April 1875 in Warrnambool, died 7 January
Penfold McLennan born on 19 April 1878 in Warrnambool. Used to visit
South Africa to see his sister Zipporah.
Augustus McLennan born on 14 March 1881.
died in 1901, aged 74 and Sarah died on 7 May and was buried on 8 May
1909. Kenneth, Sarah and baby Ernest Kenneth were all buried in the
same grave in Warrnambool Cemetery.
Ulysses S Alsop was born on 16 April 1868 in Illinois. His full name
may have been Sherman Ulysses S. Grant Alsop. He moved to Trinidad,
Colorado by 1920, later to Denver, Colorado where descendants still
live. He married Mary "Mae" Elizabeth Clark, born in March
1871 in Illinois, on 29 November 1893 in Cook County, Illinois.
died on 13 April 1936 in Santa Fe Hospital in Topeka.
of Levi Alsop.
Fielding Alsop was born on 9 August 1850 in DeWitt Co, Illinois, died
18 August 1916. Died by suicide, self-inflicted gunshot. He married
Mary Elizabeth Miller on 23 October 1877 and they had four children:
Faye Alsop born on 15 April 1891, died 31 March 1962. He married Opal
Pearl Burt and they had a son Harold Dean Alsop born on 31 July 1917
in Bronson, Bourbon County, Kansas, died 18 Jun 1997 in Fort Scott,
Kansas, buried in Fort Scott National Cem for Veterans. He married
Pauline Louise Gordon, born in 1923.
J. Alsop was born on 10 December 1852 in DeWitt Co, Illinois, died 20
April 1887. He and his wife Augusta had a daughter, May Alsop.
J. Alsop was born in 1859 in DWitt Co, Illinois, died 1923, buried in
Pleasant View Cem, Blue Mound, Kansas. She was married at the Alsop
residence by G W Timmons, Baptist Minister to Ambrose Green Dye (born
1849, died 1925) on 1 July 1877 in Bourbon County The had four
Dye, born about 1879 in Kansas.
G Dye, born about 1880 in Kansas.
F Dye, born about 1882 in Kansas.
M Dye, born about 1884 in Kansas.
Anna Alsop was born on 19 December 1861 in Kansas, died 28 February
1905. he married Francis M Owens, born about 1859, on 29 Jun 1882.
They had two daughters: Alma Owens and Blanche Owens.
L. Alsop was born on 16 March 1866 in Kansas, died 17 February 1908.
He married Addie L Ward on 5 May 1896. They had five children: Rissie
Alsop, Mildred Alsop, Darwin Alsop (had a daughter Barbara Alsop),
Flave Alsop (had a daughter Ruth Alsop Stokvis born in 1925) and
Charles' death, Addie moved with her children to Moffett County,
of Sarah Alsop.
McLennan was born on 16 March 1867 in Warrnambool. She married George
Bailey, born about 1857 in Scotland, on 31 December 1885 in Westbury
St Church, East St Kilda. George married twice, once in Scotland &
once in Australia before he bigamously married Hannah & went to
live in Williamstown. Hannah and George had a son, Ernest Kenneth
Bailey born in 1886.
died on 2 January and was buried on 5 January 1894 in Melbourne
General Cemetery, grave T174. She drowned after taking poison and
jumping off Kerferd Road Pier, Albert Park, South Melbourne.
Described as a single woman on her death certificate.
Bailey died in 1894 in East Melbourne.
(Brusher) McLennan was born on 20 January 1869 in Warrnambool, died
in 1960 in Kensington. He married Annie Healen in 1894 in Warnambool.
They had three children: George McLennan, Ernie McLennan and Zipporah
McLennan was born on 2 November 1870 in Warrnambool. She married
James Stretton Jones, born on 29 April 1871 in Warrnambool (son of
Evan Jones and Elizabeth Stretton), on 28 May 1898 in Wesleyan Meth
Church, Russell St, Durban. His original trade was plasterer - same
as his father and most of his brothers. He worked for "Ellis
Construction" in Durban. Zipporah and James had six children:
Stretton Jones. Died when very young as a result of being hit by a
swing in a playground.
Jones. Died aged 13 of Bright's disease.
Myrtle Jones born on 26 December 1906.
Nellie Jones born on 15 October 1908.
Thelma Jones born on 6 April 1910.
died of influenza on 3 December and was buried on 4 December 1920 in
West Street Cemetery, Durban.
was asthmatic and died of a heart attack in his sleep on 24 February
1942 in Durban, buried in West St Cemetery, Durban.
Augustus McLennan was born on 14 March 1881 in Warrnambool, died aged
73 in 1954 in Kensington. George may have married twice - once to
Florence Black in 1904 and to Bridget May Lewis (daughter of John
Lewis and Maryanne Cameron) in 1911. Bridget died on 7 August 1980.
George and Bridget had nine children:
McLennan, died 1988, she married Tom Walton.
J. McLennan, born on 17 August 1915.
McLennan, died 1922 of meningitis.
of Hannah McLennan.
Kenneth Bailey was born in 1886 in Warrnambool. He was reared by his
grandparents after his Mother died. Before marriage he worked
cleaning stables but joined the Navy in about 1907 where he became an
electrician. Left the Navy just before he married & worked as an
electrician. Bought a farm at Koondrook in 1919. He married Lillian
Charlotte Duff, born about 1891 in South Yarra (daughter of Alexander
Duff and Mary Tullet) on 4 March 1913 in Presbyterian Church,
Brunswick. Ernest and Lillian (known as Queenie) had six children:
K Bailey born on 5 Jun 1914.
Bailey born on 27 October 1915.
Bailey born on 16 May 1917.
Bailey born on 4 September 1918 in Brunswick, died 1959.
Bailey born on 27 August 1927.
Bailey born on 4 January 1932.
died in February 1973 and was buried in Koondrook cemetery.
died on 24 August 1973 in Kew and was buried on 28 August 1973 in
of Zipporah McLennan.
Evan Jones lived in Empangeni. He married Molly Mate, born 1901, died
Myrtle Jones was born on 26 December 1906 in Germiston. She married
Victor Theodore Larsen, born on 7 November 1902 in Vryheid, South
Africa (son of Sigvart Sivertsen Nygaardsvig and Mary Ann Edwards) on
10 February 1932 in Durban, South Africa,
died on 9 December and was buried on 11 December 1975 in Stellawood
cemetery, Durban. Ivy died on 2 January and was buried on 5 February
1987 in Stellawood cemetery, Durban.
Nellie Jones was born on 15 October 1908, died 6 January 1985. She
married Sid Short on 22 November 1932. Sid was born on 7 Jun 1909,
died 13 May 1967.
Thelma Jones was born on 6 April 1910, died on 11 March 1963 in
Pretoria. She married Albert Richard Andrews about 1933 in Durban,
South Africa. Albert was born on 24 April 1906 in Durban (son of
Frederick Charles Andrews and Annie Lee), died 22 Jun 1984 in
of George Augustus McLennan.
McLennan, died in 1988. She married Les Woods.
McLennan. He married (1) Elva Heywood, (2) Rita Harrison.
J. McLennan was born on 17 August 1915. Worked for Australian public
service. He married Phylis Hill on 14 October 1939 in St Mary's West,
Melbourne born on 9 February 1915.
McLennan, died 1988. He married Ada Holley.
McLennan. Known as Donny. She married Laurie Dickinson.
McLennan. She married John Ryan.
McLennan. She married William Rahill.
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