Isaac’s daughter Sarah branch

  • Sarah married Lawrence Bond who was born in Higher Littleton in the Somerset coalfields. Lawrence’s father had been born in Ansford and no doubt moved to Higher Littleton in search of work. It is interesting to see how many of Sarah and Lawrence’s descendants lived in the coalfield areas in Lancashire and South Wales.
  • Map of the Somerset coalfields showing some of the places mentioned in the genealogical below.
  • Sarah’s branch was found following an ancestry.com DNA match with ‘Debbie’ who is a descendant of Sarah’s grandson Eli Bond 1866-1933.
  • Most of the information on this page comes from the well researched ancestry trees. Ancestry members can use the links to the owners of these trees, given below in their relevant lines.
  • All places mentioned below are in Somerset unless stated.
  • When the lines surname changed the new surname is in bold.
  • Sarah Oram 1785-1860
    • +Lawrence Lansdown Bond 1786-1829 born Higher Littleton, in the north Somerset coalfields, father born Ansford married at Ditcheat on 17 April 1815. See Sarah Oram 1785-1860 page.
    • Thomas Bond 1816-1877 born and died Dicheat
      • + Elizabeth “Betsy” Mary Francis 1823-1873 born Ansford, died Shepton Mallet Registration District.
      • see below for their offspring
    • James Bond 1824-

Offspring of Thomas Bond and Elizabeth “Betsy” Mary Francis

  • Lawrence Bond 1843-1916 born Alhampton, died Pontypridd, Glamorgan, South Wales.
    • +Mary Miles 1847-1876 born Rimpton, married 1867 West Camel, died January 1876 Warrington, Lancashire.
    • Ernest Frank Bond 1870-1947 born West Camel, died Bristol
      • + Mabel Matilda Pickford 1880- born, married in 1901 and died Bristol.
      • 5 offspring born and died in Bristol
    • + Elizabeth Ann Coleman 1855-? born Castle Cary married in June 1876 in Newton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire where she died.
    • Benjamin Bond 1877- born Newton le Willows, Lancashire
    • Bessie Amelia Bond 1881-1954 born Bristol died Pontypridd, Glamorgan
      • + Isaac Edward Moon 1877-1936 born Peasdown St John, Somerset coalfields, married in 1900 and died Pontypridd, Glamorgan. Also lived in Somerset Coalfield area.
      • 12 offspring
    • William James Bond 1885-1944 born Bedminster, Bristol died Rhondda, South Wales
      • + Margaret Ann Kinsey 1888-1970 born Scranton, Pa, USA, parents born and died Glamorgan. Married 1906 Porth, died Pontypridd both in South Wales
      • 7 offspring. Descendant leeboyce1 in tree
    • Elizabeth Ellen Bond 1887- born Bristol
      • + Ernest Frederick Vincent 1883-1969 born and died Wells. Lived and married in 1905 in Glamorgan, South Wales.
      • 2 offspring
    • Susannah Bond 1891-1960 born and died Pontypridd, South Wales.
      • + Jacob Vincent 1892-1971 born Coxley near Wells and died Pontypridd, South Wales
      • 9 offspring
    • Minnie Bond 1893- born Treorchy, South Wales
      • + David Evans 1891- born Treorchy, South Wales
      • 2 offspring
  • Mary Jane Bond 1846- born Alhampton
  • Joseph Bond 1848-before 1891 census born Sparkford
    • The offspring of farm labourer Joseph Bond moved to Bristol, many working in the tobacco industry. Descendant Vulscombe who lives in Langport, Somerset
    • + Mary Andrews 1844-after 1911 born Castle Cary married 1868 Wincanton Registration District
      • Georgina Bond 1869-1951 born Castle Cary died Bristol
      • Alice Mary Bond 1872-1954 born West Camel died Bristol
        • +Edwin John Wheeler 1871-1949 born, married in 1892 and died in Bristol.
        • 7 offspring. 2 emigrated to Tasmania
      • Thomas Bond 1872- born West Camel
      • Eli Bond 1875- born West Camel
  • Isaac Bond 1850-1919 born Alhampton died Prescot, Lancashire. First tree offspring born Castle Cary before the family moved to Lancashire about 1875. In the 1881 census Isaac was a carter for a farmer in Haydock where most of his neighbours were coal miners. In 1891 Isaac was a publican, in 1901 a potato dealer and in 1911 a fishmonger!
    • + Elizabeth Cary 1851- born Warrington, Lancashire, married 1871 in Wincanton Registration District.
    • Alban Bond 1872-1925 born Castle Cary died Prescot, Lancashire
    • Albert Bond abt 1872- born Castle Cary
    • Harry Bond 1873-1950 born Castle Cary died St Helens, Lancashire
      • +Sarah Ann Hedgecock 1875-1954 born and died Lancashire
      • 9 offspring
    • Jane Ann Bond 1876-? born St Helens, Lancashire
      • + Thomas Howard 1872- born St Helens, Lancashire
      • 2 offspring
    • Arthur Bond 1878- born and died St Helens, Lancashire single in 1939
    • Elizabeth Bond 1880-1972 born St Helens, died Widnes, Lancashire
      • + John Price 1880-1929 born Chorley, died Prescot, Lancashire
      • 2 offspring
    • Isaac Bond 1884-1838 born and died St Helens, Lancashire
    • Gilbert Bond 1885-1968 born St Helens, died Widnes, Lancashire. Miner and bodybuilder
      • + Agnes Maude Mullins 1885-1968
      • 4 offspring
    • Sarah Bond 1852-1933
    • Thomas Bond 1855-1929
    • Benjamin Francis Bond 1857-
    • William Bond 1859- 1928 born Ditcheat died Haydock, Lancashire
      • descendant Carol Eden lives in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire
      • +Mary Ann Cuncliffe 1860-1947 born Garswood, married in Ashton in 1880 died Newton, all places in Lancashire
      • 8 offspring
    • James Bond 1861-1911
    • Eli Bond 1866-1933
    • Elizabeth Bond 1871-