Edward Colsill EDLIN Mary Ann EDLIN Sophia EDLIN Edward EDLIN Sarah Henrietta EDLIN Helen EDLIN Peter Henry EDLIN Bertha EDLIN William James EDLIN Charles EDLIN Henry John EDLIN Alfred Septimus EDLIN Louisa Adelaide EDLIN Emily EDLIN John Gilbert Octavius EDLIN Cecilia Elizabeth EDLIN Jane Anne EDLIN Sophia Clifford SAWYER Mini tree diagram

Thomas EDLIN

8th Jul 18181,2,3 - 23rd Dec 185311,12,2

Proprietor of houses9

Life History

8th Jul 1818

Born in St George Hanover Square.1,2,3

1/4 past 7 P.M.

6th Aug 1819

Christened in St George Hanover Square.4,2,3

From the Parish Registers .-
Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of St George Hanover Square in the Month of August 1819
"Aug 6,
561, Helen, Edward Colsill & Sophia Clifford, Edlin, New Bond Street, 7 Feb 1817, Toyman
562, Thomas, ditto, ditto, ditto, 8 July 1818, ditto
563, Peter Henry, ditto, ditto, ditto, 29 Jun 1819, ditto"

Research Note :-
1) Christened on the same day as - Helen Edlin and Peter Henry Edlin
2) The family Bible states that they were baptised at home

28th Aug 1828

Witness at wedding in St George Hanover Square, Parish Church.5

Of Sarah Henrietta Edlin & William Henry Cullen

2nd Jul 1839

Witness at wedding in St George Hanover Square, Parish Church.6

Of Sophia Edlin & John Arthur Emberson

6th Jun 1841

Recorded in census in St George Hanover Square (New Bond Street).1

7th Feb 1842

Mentioned in Will.7

Of Edward Colsill Edlin (1779-1844)
Annotated as "my second son"

27th Feb 1844


Of the Will of Edward Colsill Edlin (1779-1844)
Joint Executors :- Mary Ann Edlin, Thomas Edlin & William Yool

Research Note :-
The three executors were also appointed trustees for the younger children until such time as "my youngest child for the time being shall attain the age of twenty one years provided she shall (?) single and unmarried"

24th Feb 1845

Mentioned in Will.8

Of Sarah Henry née Edlin (1777-1846)
Annotated as "my nephew Thomas Edlin of New Bond Street"

30th Jul 1846

Mentioned in Codicil to Will.8

Of Sarah Henry née Edlin (1777-1846)
First Codicil
Annotated as "my nephew Thomas Edlin"

5th Sep 1846


Of the Will and Codicils of Sarah Henry née Edlin (1777-1846)
Annotated as "Nephew"
Joint executor with William Yool and William Henry Cullen

30th Mar 1851

Occupation Proprietor of houses.9

30th Mar 1851

Recorded in census in Croydon (George Street, 24).9

Staff x 1

8th Nov 1853

Wrote will.10

1. This is the last Will and Testament
2. of me Thomas Edlin West Isley in the county of Berkshire ..."

Witnesses :-
Richard James, Gentleman, Sherborne, Dorset
Anne (illegible), servant, West Isley

Names mentioned in Will :-
1. "my brothers Peter Henry Edlin and (illegible)
2. "my sisters Sophia Emberson Sarah Henrietta Cullen Louisa Adelaide Edlin"
3. "my niece Henrietta Emberson one of the daughters of Mr. John Arthur Emberson"
4. "my nephew and godson Frederick Charles Emberson"
5. "my brother Rev. William James Edlin"
6. "my brother Charles Edlin"
7. "my nephew Edward Holberton Edlin"
8. "my youngest sister Cecilia Elizabeth Edlin"
9. "my deceased brother "Dr. Edlin"
10. "my friend Edwin San(???)"
11. "Elizabeth Sarah Hill of Camden"
12. "my youngest sister Cecilia Elizabeth"

Some items mentioned in the Will :-
1. "the bust of my deceased brother Dr. Edlin"
2. "my revisionary interest in the house in New Bond Street"

23rd Dec 1853

Died in Wantage (West Isley, The Rectory).11,12,2

From the Standard :-
"On the 23rd inst., at the Rectory, West Isley, Berks, Thomas Edlin, Esq., in his 36th year."

30th Dec 1853

Buried in West Isley, All Saints.13

Age - 35 years

11th Feb 1854


Executors :-
Peter Henry Edlin
William James Edlin
"the brothers"

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