Mary Dawson

Female 1741 - 1798


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  • Name  Mary Dawson 
    Born  1741  Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened  21 Aug 1741  All Saints, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Note  1798  Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Leeds Intelligencer West Yorkshire, England 5 Feb 1798
    On Wednesday died at Northallerton, Mrs Welbank, mother of the late Edward Dawson Welbank 
    Died  Feb 1798  Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1800 will of Mary Welbank, widow, of Northallerton. Her son William will be a beneficiary when he reaches the age of 21. She leaves 600 apiece to her three daughters, and her books are shared equally between William, Jane and Anne Frances.
      Her chased gold watch to Jane.
      Plain gold watch which belonged to her late husband to her son William.
      Gold stop watch which belonged to her son Edward Dawson, to Godfrey Hirst, innholder.
      Twenty guineas to Thomas Mitchell.
      (Godfrey Hirst and Thomas Mitchell are appointed guardians to William until he becomes 21).
      Also mentions properties inherited from her late father Edward Dawson. 80 acres of land outside Northallerton and other properties within Northallerton.
      A property on West Row in Northallerton called the Angel Inn bought by her late husband.
    Person ID  I533  Welbank1
    Last Modified  8 Sep 2020 

    Father  Edward Dawson,   b. 1720, Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1783 (putrid fever), Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F30  Group Sheet

    Family  Christopher Welbank,   b. 1720, Northallerton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1793 
    Married  1 Nov 1765  Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Mary Dawson was Christopher's cousin once removed, the granddaughter of his father's sister Ann. She was 24 and he was 45. She was the only living child of her father and due to inherit quite a lot of property. Her father was a witness to the wedding, so presumably approved of the groom.
      Her father, grandfather and brother had all been called Edward Dawson; her brother had died in childhood. Her first son was Edward Dawson Welbank and the name continued down the next two generations.
    Children 
     1. Meriel Welbank,   c. 2 Feb 1767, Saint Andrew, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 14 Mar 1767, Saint Andrew, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    >2. Mary Welbank,   b. 14 Mar 1768, Saint Andrew, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1837, Mount Pleasant, Northallerton Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Jane Welbank,   b. 21 Jan 1771, Saint Andrew, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1852, Lloyd Street, Greenheys, Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Ann Frances Welbank,   b. 1772, Saint Andrew, Holborn, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Edward Dawson Welbank,   b. 1775,   d. 1797, Northallerton age 22 Find all individuals with events at this location
    >6. William Welbank,   c. 2 Jul 1779, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Nov 1854, Northallerton, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  8 Sep 2020 
    Family ID  F175  Group Sheet