BAMBER ANCESTORS


Jana Bomber is shown as Jenett Bamber in her own christening record, and Jana Bomber at the christening of her daughter, Mary. Jenett was christened 28 February 1691 in Wigan, Lancashire, the daughter of Thomas Bamber. She had two illegitimate children christened in the parish of Deane. Jenett died and was buried as Jane Bember 26 May 1745 in Deane.


Jenett of Over Hulton had the following children:
 

1. Jacob, christened 16 March 1708 in Deane: Jacobus filius Jennet Bomber de Hultonia Superiori; buried 9 April 1718 in Deane.

*2. Mary, christened 1 March 1713 in Deane as Maria Bomber, daughter of Jana Bomber; married William Halliwell 4 September 1733 in Deane; buried buried 10 March 1759 in Great Bolton.

Mary Bomber baptism

 Baptism record for Mary Bomber in Deane: "1 Maria fillia Janae Bomber de Hultonia Sup Bas"
 


SOURCE: Deane parish register; Bolton parish register; familysearch.org; www.ancestry.co.uk.

 


FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS AND MARGRET BAMBER 



Thomas Bamber was born in about 1650 of Wigan, the son of Thomas Bamber. Thomas' occupation was britches maker. Thomas married 1) Alice who died and was buried 7 Dec 1680 in Wigan as "Alice wife of Thos Bamber of Scole Minor". Thomas married next Margret, who died and was buried 11 April 1696 in Wigan. Thomas died and was buried 25 April 1738 in Wigan.


Thomas Bamber burial

 Burial record for Thomas Bamber in Wigan: "25 Tho: Bamber of Poor-house in Scoles Britches Maker"



Thomas and Alice had the following children:


1. Jane, (twin) christened 14 February 1673 in Wigan; buried 14 February 1673 in Wigan, "of Standishgate".


2. Ellen, (twin) also christened 14 February 1673 in Wigan; also buried 14 February 1673 in Wigan, "of Standishgate".


3. William, christened 29 September 1674 in Wigan, son of Thomas Bamber of Scoles, junior.


4. Alice, christened 22 August 1678 in Wigan, "of Standishgate".


5. Thomas, christened 15 August 1680: "Thomas son of Thomas Bamber of Scoles"; buried 14 January 1680/81.



Thomas and Margret had the following children:


6. Jane, christened 3 July 1681 in Wigan, "of Scoles".


7. Ellen, christened 22 June 1682 in Wigan, "of Standishgate".


8. Roubert, christened 8 May 1686 in Wigan, "of Scoles".


9. Hugh, christened 15 January 1687 in Wigan, "of Scoles"; married Anne Danson 11 April 1709 in Wigan.


*10. Jenett, christened 28 February 1691 in Wigan; buried 26 May 1745 in Deane, "of Scoles".

Jenett Bamber

 Baptism record for Jenett Bamber in Wigan: "Jenett dauter Tho: Bamber de Scoles"


11. Will, christened 2 July 1694 in Wigan, "of Scoles".


Thomas and unknown had the following children:


12. (Male), christened 20 June 1697 in Wigan: "   son of Tho Bomber de Scoles"


13. Thomas, christened 9 October 1701 in Wigan, "of Scoles"; occupation: tailor; buried 28 April 1727 in Wigan: "Tho: Bamber Junr de Scoles Taylor".


14. John, christened 28 November 1703 in Wigan.


SOURCES: Familysearch.org; Wigan parish register on ancestry.co.uk.




FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
THOMAS BAMBER



Thomas Bamber was christened 24 November 1618 in Wigan, the son of William Bamber.


Thomas had the following children:


*1. Thomas, born in about 1650 of Wigan; married 1) Alice, 2) Margret, and 3) unknown; buried 25 April 1738 in Wigan.


2. Agnes, buried 29 June 1664 in Wigan "of Scoull".



SOURCES: Wigan parish register on www.ancestry.co.uk.



FAMILY GROUP RECORD OF
WILLIAM BAMBER


William Bamber of Scoles was born in about 1590 of Wigan.


William had the following children:


*1. Thomas, christened 24 November 1618 in Wigan.

Thomas Bamber baptism 1618

 Christening record for Thomas Bamber in Wigan: "Thomas sonn of Willm Bamber de Scoles"

2. William, christened 15 June 1619 in Wigan.



SOURCES: Wigan parish register on www.ancestry.co.uk.



If you have any additional information about this family, please contact me at alice@boydhouse.com.


Return to table of contents