Source Of Morton Berresford
Benjamin Berresford
Job Berresford


Family Links

1. Sarah Peace

2. Mary

Job Berresford

  • Christened: 20 Sep 1724, Wooley, Morton, Derby 2
  • Marriage (1): Sarah Peace on 12 Dec 1754 in Morton, Derby 1
  • Marriage (2): Mary in 1755-1759
  • Died: 1799 3

  General Notes:

From: <> (Trevor Brown)
Subject: Re: [Beresford] Derbyshire relatives.
Date: Wed, 17 Apr 2002 20:37 +0100 (BST)

In-Reply-To: < <>>
> Hannah Beresford married William Else in Matlock on 1/11/1735, they
> susequently moved to Wooleymoor. Is anybody out there related to me?

If Hannah was born around 1714, daughter of Paul and Rebecca
Basford/Beresford, then yes. I don't know anything more about Hannah's
marriage, but have a couple of Beresfords marrying Elses a little later in

I also have details from the following Wills which may be of use:

1. Joseph Beresford, died 28th October, 1780 and proved 13th November,

Brother: Paul Beresford, and his son Paul
Thomas Beresford, and his son Job of Ashover

Nephew: George Beresford

Others: William Else of Wooley Moor *******
Hannah Else of Wooley Moor *******
Henry Buxton of Ashover (executor)
Job Mather of Hillhouses
James Mather of Ashover, his son James
William Cufrit of Shirland
Austin Cufrit of North Wingfield
Rebecca Cufrit, widow, of Shetton, her son William
Dorothy Brown, wife of William, of Kirk Ireton
Paul Bower of Skegby
Joseph Young, tailor, of Wirksworth
Anne Berks, wife of Jacob, of Ashover
Mary Smith, widow, her son John
The Poor of Matlock (12 penny loaves on every sacrament day for
William Godward (trustee)

The Estate was valued at under 20.

2. Job Beresford, shoemaker of Lead Mills, Wooley Moor, dated 23rd
September, 1798, proved 10th April, 1799:

Wife: Sarah

Sons: John Berrisford (executor)
Job Berrisford

Daughters: Elizabeth Fritchley
Sarah Goodwin
Mary Millward

Estate under 20

3. Sarah's will, (Widow of Ashover, died March 1812) proved 13th October,

Daughters: Elizabeth Fritchley, wife of John Fritchley of Fritchley
Sarah Goodwin of Mark Eaton

Hope that proves of interest:-)




Job married Sarah Peace on 12 Dec 1754 in Morton, Derby.1 (Sarah Peace was born about 1725 and died in Mar 1812 3.)


Job next married Mary in 1755-1759.


1 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index,, Marriage. groom's name:Job Beresford
bride's name:Sarah Peace
marriage date:12 Dec 1754
marriage place:Morton,Derby,England
indexing project (batch) number:M01494-2
system origin:England-ODM
source film number:428928, 498106. Tentative based on date and place.

2 The Church of Latter Day Saints, International Genealogical Index,, Baptism. name:Job Berresford
baptism/christening date:20 Sep 1724
baptism/christening place:MORTON,DERBY,ENGLAND
father's name:Benjamin Berresford
mother's name:Susan
indexing project (batch) number:P01494-1
system origin:England-ODM
source film number:096.

3 Web (Misc), Will.