The Hemery Family of Jersey
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Early Family Tree
Refugees from France establish themselves in Jersey
Born 6.3.1669. Of the parish of Videuville in the Bishopric of Bayeux, Normandy, France. While in France married Louise Tancrel (variously spelt Tanquerel and Tanerel) A refugee into Jersey after the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685.
Louise Tancrel buried in St. Lawrence 28.11.1715.
Married Judith Williams of the Parish of St. Helier Jersey 26.3.1717
2 children born of this marriage, Jacques Hemery born 1719 and Peter Hemery born 1718-19.
Jacob Hemery died 17.3.1719.
Judith Williams buried 21.12.1740.
Children of Jacob Hemery
1. Jacques Hemery
Born 1719 in Jersey.
Married Anne Elizabeth Chevallier 20.10.1742.
She was baptised in 1705. She died before 4.1769.
They had 4 children, Jean Hemery baptised 18.6.1744, Jacques Hemery baptised 5.2.1745/6, Clement Hemery baptised 30.8.1747, and Pierre Hemery baptised 14.3.1748/9.
2. Peter Hemery
He was the French master of the Royal Academy. He married, and had one child, Elizabeth Hemery.
He made a will in 1779. Elizabeth Hemery made a will in 1800.
Children of Jacques Hemery, born 1719
1. Jacques (James) Hemery
Baptised in Jersey 5.2.1745/6. Married Dorothea Chevallier. They had no children.
2. Pierre Hemery
Baptised 14.3.1748/9 in Jersey. Died unmarried. Will dated 1830.
3. Jean (John) Hemery
Baptised 18.6.1744 in Jersey. Buried 7.5.1745, aged less than one year.
4. Clement Hemery
Baptised 30.8.1747 in Jersey. Married Margaret Dolbel, daughter of Jean Dolbel and Anne Dowton, 4.1.1774 in St. Helier.
They had 11 children. Buried 28.9.1809 in St. Saviour St. Helier.
Children of Clement Hemery, born 1747
1. Clement Hemery
Born 1776 in Jersey. Married Ann Susan Durell daughter of Elias Durrell in 1808. They had 12 children. He made a will in 1850.
Died 23.5 1851.
2. Jacques Hemery
Baptised 17.11.1777 in Jersey. Lived at Plaisance. Married (i) Jane Patriarche daughter of Guillaume Patriarche. Married (ii) Margaret Marett daughter of Amice Marett. They had 3 children. Jacques died 1819.
3. Peter Hemery
Baptised 11.12.1789 in Jersey. Buried 10.1.1820 in St. Saviours St. Helier. Died unmarried.
4. John Hemery
Baptised 21.8.1793 in Jersey. Buried 26.6.1794 aged less than 1 year old.
5. Margaret Hemery
Baptised 14.7.1779 in Jersey. Married Sir Thomas Le Breton Kt. 30.11.1799. He lived from 1763 – 1838, and was Bailiff of Jersey 1826 –1830. His second marriage. They had 5 children and at least one grandchild.
6. Anne Hemery
Baptised 13.5.1782 in Jersey. Married John Robin 7.7.1802. They had no children. Buried 24.1.1804
7. Susanne Hemery
Baptised 25.6.1783 in Jersey. Married Rev. Philippe Le Breton Rector of St. Saviours before 1806. They had 2 children and at least 8 grandchildren. She died in 1818.
8. Elizabeth Hemery
Baptised 9.6.1785 in Jersey. Married Philippe Janvrin 29.9.1808. His parents were Philippe Janvrin and Esther Dolbel. They had 7 children.
9. Jane Hemery
Baptised 29.12.1791 in Jersey. Married John Poingdestre (or Jean Poingdestre) of Granville House. They had 4 children.
10. Mary Hemery
Married John Carnegie M.D. They appear to have had no children.
11. Sarah Hemery
Baptised 4.9.1794 in Jersey. Married Thomas Newton-King on 11.8.1819. He was a Captain in the Royal Artillery. They appear to have had no children.
A prominent Jersey family
Children of Clement Hemery, born 1776
1. Ann Margaret Hemery
Baptised 10.3.1809. Died unmarried 1888.
2. James (or Jacques) Hemery
Baptised 18.8.1810. Buried 1.5.1814 in St. Saviours.
3. Clement Hemery
Baptised 2.10.1811. Married Portia Owen in September 1838 in St. Georges Church Hanover Square London. He was a wine merchant. Colonel of the Town Regiment. Constable of St. Helier 1873 - 1876. A.D.C. to Queen Victoria. Died 16.1.1877.
4. Peter Hemery
Baptised 11.1.1813. Married Francis (Fanny) Hunt 1845. They had 5 children. He was a Colonel in the Royal Jersey Militia. He died in 1873. She died in Colchester in March 1910 aged 88.
5. John Hemery
Baptised 8.11.1813. Married Anna Beatty in 1844. They had 9 children. He died 22.11.1881.
6. James Hemery
Baptised 30.4.1814. Married Ellen Charlotte Newcombe June 1845 Oxford. They had one child. He was M.A. Fellow of Trinity College Cambridge, Rector of St. Helier and Dean of Jersey. He died 22.11.1849.
7. Mary Ann Sarah Hemery
Baptised 14.11.1817. Died young.
8. Charles Hemery
Baptised 31.3.1819. Married Mary Georgianna Catherine Rundle in 1850. They had four children. He died June 1904 at Barnet.
9. Julia Jane Hemery
Baptised 25.9.1820. Died unmarried 23.4.1911.
10. Edward Hemery
Baptised 24.4.1823. Colonel in the Royal Engineers.
11. Ellen Mary Hemery
Baptised 15.4.1825 St. Helier. Married Rev. Thomas Angell Lindon M.A. in 1852. He was born in Plymouth in 1822 or 1823. They had 6 children.
12. Elias Durell Hemery
Baptised 30.12.1827. Died young.
The families of Clement Hemery’s children
The family leaves Jersey
Children of Peter Hemery born 1813
1. Clement William Hemery
Born in 1848 in Jersey. Married Elizabeth Pendered in Liverpool in June 1868.
2. Emily Hemery
Born in 1849 in Jersey. Married Robert J.H. Bentley born 1844. They had a daughter Emily F.A. Bentley born 1868.
3. Alice Mary Hemery
Born in 1852 in Jersey. Married Charles Gosselin McMahon Wilder on 23.11.1869. They had two children Ethel S.(or L) Wilder born 1872 Newmarket Suffolk and Evelyn Wilder. Alice died on 9.12.1927.
4. Adela Frances Hemery
Born 1856 in St. Brelades Jersey. Married Henry Cooke March 1877. He was born in Bristol in 1842. They had 2 children, Lionel C.H. Cooke born 1878 Clifton Bristol and Herbert E. Cooke born 1881 Bristol.
5. Alexandra Violet Hemery
Born 1863 in Jersey. Married in June 1888 Thomas James Kernaghan born Ireland 1854. They had four children Gladys M.G. born 1889 Jersey, Lillian F. born 1890 Pembroke, Violet E. Kernaghan born 1893 Pembroke, and Graham H. Kernaghan born 1894 Colchester.
Children of John Hemery born 1813
1. Francis Hobart Hemery
Born 1848. Died June 1879 Uxbridge.
2. Percy Hemery
Born 1851 in Arundel Sussex. Married Helen Fairbairn 20.04.1907. She was born 30.5.1876. They had four children.
3. Kate Hemery
Born 1854 in Arundel Sussex. Died unmarried.
4. Mary Hemery
Born 1856 in Arundel Sussex. Married B. Howell-Jones. They had four children.
5. Leonora Hemery
Born 1858 in Arundel Sussex. Married Rev. Walter Marshall. He was born in 1860 in Peterborough. They were married in September 1888 in Brentford. They had 5 children, Kenneth Marshall born 1890 Middlesex, Phyllis Marshall born 1893 Winsdor, Mary Marshall born 1896 Windsor, Campbell Marshall born 1899 Windsor, and Douglas Marshall.
6. Constance Hemery
7. Charles Durrel Hemery
8. Clement Hemery
9. Lucy Hemery
Children of James Hemery born 1814
1. James Hemery
Born 1848. Died March 1865 at Honiton.
Children of Charles Hemery born 1819
1. Clementina Mary Hemery
2. Charles Edward S. Hemery
Born 1853 Kensington. Died September 1888 at Barnet.
3. Anne Georgianna Clara Hemery
Christened Anne Clara Georgina 1.10.1854 Totteridge Hertfordshire. Married Brigadier General Henry Tempest Hicks. He was born in 1853 in Beerchurch Sussex. They had two children, Annie Monica G. Tempest Hicks born 1891 Monken Hadley.
4. John Vincent Hemery
Born 1858 Mill Hill Hendon.
Children of Ellen Mary Hemery born 1825 and Rev. T.A. Lindon
1. Clement Hemery Lindon
Born 1854 in Winford Somerset.
2. Julia Lindon
Born 1855 in St. Helier. Married H. Hodges.
3. James Hemery Lindon
Born 1857 Halliwell. Married Mary ? They had four children.
4. Leonard Harford Lindon
Born 1858 or 1859 Halliwell. Married Annie Hudson.
5. Edward Byrom Lindon
Born 1860 Halliwell. Married Mary Edwards. They had 2 children.
6. Helena Ann Lindon
Born 1866 Halliwell. Married E. Hamilton. They had 2 children.
7. Kate Pursell Lindon
Born 1867 Halliwell.