Bitton Families




We await someone who will "adopt" this section of the page. Meanwhile, please see the researcher entries.


Click on the names of researchers to see their additional interests and contact information on the Researchers page.

My earliest are Aaron and Sarah ILES (possibly 3XGgparents). Per the 1841/52 censuses, Aaron was b. 1811, Bitton or Oldland. We believe he's a s/o Aaron and Sarah nee BRAIN. Aaron m. Sarah COOL in 1827, at Holy Trinity, Kingswood, Glouc.

Aaron and Sarah are the parents of Solomon ILES, born in Bitton, Glouc, 1827; bap. Kingswood School, Bitton 28 Jan 1831. Solomon m. Hannah BRYANT at Holy Trinity at Oldland, Kingswood, Glouc on 21 Oct 1849. See my BRYANT entry for Hannah's family.

The 1841 Census of Bitton, finds
Aaron ILES age 30 born Bitton
Sarah ILES age 30 born Bitton
Solomon ILES,age 13 born Bitton? son age 12
Sarah dau age 7
Henry age 2

1851 Census of Oldland, Bitton
Aaron ILES 40 ag lab born Oldland
Sarah ILES 40 born Oldland
Henry ILES 11 born Oldland
Aaron ILES born Oldland

1851 Census Oldland, Bitton
Solomon ILES 24 , painter, Oldland
Hannah ILES,24 Oldland
no children listed

My  Ada PAICE (nee MAY) married Henry ILES 4th Qtr 1898 Barton R. Henry ILES says on various census records that he was born in Kingswood, St. George & Bristol between 1848 & 1851.  There are too many HENRY ILES for me to choose from, lol.  Henry was a shoe rivetter.  He was previously married but I am not positive of his previous wife's name.  I believe she was Jane WERRETT born 1849 Hanham.  The only clue to this is that in the 1891 Census, Henry & Jane ILES have children Frank and Bertha and children with these given names appear with Henry & Ada ILES in 1901.

I've been conducting a thorough search of the ILES families from Gloucester in an effort to establish the parents of Henry ILES by process of elimination. From my CD of Bristol Diocese Baptisms 1813-1837 I have picked up as many baptisms as I could, however, I am looking for transcriptions of the earlier parish registers to add specific information.


Back to top of page

Home | Overview | GLS Parishes | SOM Parishes | Other Parishes | Other Info | Families | Links | Contact Us | Search | ©2005