Henry Merryweather, son of William Merryweather and Elizabeth Jackson , was born bef. September, 1859 in Southwell, Nottinghamshire, England. He married Elizabeth Tinker June 20, 1880 in Redditch, Worcester, England. He died August 04, 1933. Elizabeth Tinker, daughter of George Tinker and Ann Horner , was born abt. 1859 in Upton, Nottinghamshire, England.


Children of Henry Merryweather and Elizabeth Tinker are:

1. Frances Lillian Merryweather, b. bef. December, 1881
2. Frank Bertrand Merryweather, b. bef. December, 1883
3. Ernest Augustus Merryweather, b. November 29, 1884 See Ernest Augustus Merryweather & Grace Portus
4. Henry Reginald Merryweather, b. 1890
5. Constance Merryweather, b. 1892

Notes for Henry Merryweather:


St Cath's Birth Ref V7a P413 Sep 1859 Grantham
Married in St Stephens, Redditch, Worcester, England.
St Cath's Mar Ref V6c P503 Jun 1880 Bromsgrove
Born Southwell, Nr Newark, Nottinghamshire, This marriage showed that
Henry move a considerable distance from his fathers birthplace.
His marriage brought Henry into relationship with the family of
Spofforth, Reginald was born in 1770. His Uncle Thomas was the organist
at Southwell Minster, and it was here that Reginald gained his
experience. Reginald was a currier's son and was born in Southwell. At
the age of 57 he had established his fame as a Glee writer. He went to
London, where he won two prizes offered in 1793 by the one-time famous
"Nobleman's Catch Club" for a new glee which he called "Hail! Smiling
Morn". He also wrote "See! Smiling from the Rosy East" and "Where are
those Hours". Reginald Spofforth, was a cousin of Sarah Clarke of Kirk
Leys, Averham Park from whom Elizabeth was descended. Reginald Spofforth
died in London in 1827.


Notes for Elizabeth Tinker:


Married in St Stephens, Redditch, Worcester, England.


Notes for Frances Lillian Merryweather:


St Caths Birth Ref V6d P629 Dec 1881 Alcester.


Notes for Frank Bertrand Merryweather:


St Cath's Birth Ref V6c P328 Dec 1883 Evesham, shown as Frank Bertram
Died 31 Oct 1976 in Dindale Hospital aged 91, Funeral at All Saints
Church, Soubury, Leighton Buzzard, 4 Nov 1976 ,Source:- Daily Telegraph 2
Nov 1976


Notes for Henry Reginald Merryweather:


Notes for Constance Merryweather: