Mary Banfield of Richard

BANFIELD, Mary
      Born: circa 1801
      Died: 1886, age 81, Bay L’Argent; widow of Thomas
      Father: Richard Banfield
      Mother: Jane Pardy
      Spouse: Thomas West
      Born: England
      Children:
           [1] Joseph West; married [1] Marianna Moulton and [2] Esther Grandy
           [2] Richard West; born circa 1842, baptized 18 March 1835 at Bay L’Argent by Edward Wix; married at age 24 on 29 September 1856, to Harriet Grandy (22, of Garnish), by William Kepple White; witnesses: Joseph West and George Grandy
           [3] Elizabeth West; married in 1859 John Walters
           [4] Jane West; born circa 1834, baptized 18 March 1835 at Bay L’Argent by Edward Wix; married at age 22, to Philip Grandy (26, son of Joseph Grandy and Ann Yarn), on 29 September 1856, at Harbour Breton, married by William Kepple White; witnesses: Joseph West and George Grandy
           [5] Mary West; born 1845; married in 1873, at 28, James Riggs of Burin
           [6] Thomas West (born 1835); married at age 29, on 29 September 1865, to Bridget Oben (Osborne? age 23), at Harbour Breton, by William Kepple White; witnesses: Mary West and Edward West; Bridget was listed as Servant at Burin, Thomas was a fisherman of Bay L’Argent
           [7] Edward West, born circa 1845 (but Census says 1841); married at age 28, on 02 October 1873, to Catherine Barron (age 30, of Mussle Harbour), at Harbour Breton, by William Kepple White; witnesses: Arthur White and Ruth Strickland

WEST, Joseph
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 28 September 1853, by J.G. Mountain; registered at Harbour Breton; witnesses: Robert Strickland and John Moulton
      Spouse [1]: Marianna Moulton
      Died: 1854 at Garnish
      Children:
           [1] Elizabeth West; died in 1854 (with her mother) at 14 days

      Married [2]: 1857 (Belleoram Records)
      Spouse: Esther Grandy
      Father: Joseph Grandy (born 1795, of Philip Grandy and Elizabeth Poole)
      Mother: Ann Yarn (born 1793?)
      Children:
           [1] (?) West; died at Garnish in 1858
           [2] Mary Ann West; baptized 1860
           [3] William West; baptized 1860
           [4] Thomas West; baptized 1864
           [5] Eliza West; baptized 1866 (of Joseph and Jane)
           [6] Joseph Edward West; baptized 1869
           [7] Dinah West; baptized 1874.

WEST, Richard
      Born: circa 1832 (married at 24)
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1856; witnesses were Joseph West, George Grandy and Esther Grandy
      Spouse: Harriet Grandy
      Born: circa 1834 (married at 22)
      Father: Joseph Grandy
      Mother: Ann ?
      Children:
           [1] Joseph West; baptized 1857
           [2] Mary Ann West; around 1859; baptized 1860; married at 22 in 1881 Giles Pardy, 30, of Little Bay East, of Matthew and Ann Pardy
           [3] Philip Grandy West; baptized 1863
           [4] Thomas William West; baptized 1866; married in 1900, at 34, Mary Maria Grandy, 24, of Philip (first cousins)
           [5] Edward John West; baptized 1868
           [6] Elizabeth West; baptized 1872.
           [7] Minnie West; June 1880 (Minnie, single at 41, was living with her brother Philip and his family in 1921)

WEST, Jane
      Born: circa 1834 (married at 22)
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1856; witnesses Joseph West, George Grandy, Esther Grandy and William Grandy
      Spouse: Philip Grandy
      Born: circa 1830 (married at 26)
      Father: Philip Grandy
      Mother: Ann Yarn
      Children:
           [1] Mary Maria Grandy; circa 1876.

WEST, Mary
      Born: circa 1845 (married at 28)
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1873; witnesses Lydia Pope, Philip Read, Thomas West and Henry William West
      Spouse: James Riggs
      Born: circa 1847 (married at 26)
      Father: John Riggs, of Burin
      Mother: Susan ?
      Children:
           [1] Mary Riggs; baptized 1881
           [2] William Henry Riggs; baptized 1884
           [3] Selina Riggs; baptized 1878

WEST, Thomas
      Born: circa 1836 (married at 29)
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1865; witnesses Mary West, Mary Ann Lawrence, Lambert Walters and Edward West
      Spouse: Bridget Hoban
      Born: circa 1842 (married at 23)
      Father: William Hoban of Burin
      Mother: Frances
      Children:
           [1] William Henry West; baptized 1867
           [2] Mary West; baptized 1869; married at 19 Joseph R. Grandy, 24, of Philip, in 1888. (Witnesses were Thomas West and Isaac Thornton.)
           [3] Frances West; baptized 1871
           [4] Elizabeth Jane West; baptized 1873
           [5] Richard West; 1868
           [6] Caroline West; baptized 1876
           [7] Thomas West; June 1874

WEST, Edward
      Born: circa 1845 (married at 28) (1921 census says December 1841)
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1873
      Spouse: Catherine Barron
      Born: circa 1843 (married at 30) (1921 census says May 1851)
      Father: John Barron of Muscle Harbour
      Mother: Mary
      Children:
           [1] Mary Frances West; baptized 1874, Bay L’Argent
           [2] Maggie West; born 1880, Bay L’Argent

Note: Living with Patrick and Maggie (West) Hynes in 1921 were Patrick’s brother Martin, age 41 and single; and Maggie’s parents. Edward West’s birthdate was recorded as December 1841 and Catherine’s as May 1916.

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More Descendants of Mary Banfield


WEST, Joseph Edward
      Born: baptized 1869
      Died: 29 October 1926
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Esther Grandy
      Married: 19 November 1895 at Garnish, by Robert K. Peck; witnesses: William Anstey and Frances S. Grandy (probably should be Frances Amelia, sister of Bridget)
      Spouse: Bridget Grandy
      Born: August 1877
      Father: Thomas Grandy
      Mother: Mary Ann Hoban
      Born: August 1877
      Children:
           [1] Lizzie West; born 24 October 1895; died 13 April 1959; married a Newport
           [2] Arabella (or Anabella) West, July 1900 (married Joseph Banfield, born August 1899)
           [3] Mary A. West, April 1903 (married John Thomas Lawrence 15 October 1927)
           [4] Esther West, November 1905 (married Nehemiah Woodman)
           [5] Albertha West, May 1908 (married Herbert Kirby 16 November 1931)
           [6] Olivia West, March 1911 (married Minter Walters 06 December 1932)
           [7] Clayton West, May 1915 (married Effie Banfield)
           [8] Frances West, May 1917 (married Harris Boutilier)
           [9] Emma West, March 1920 (nicknamed Haddie)

Notes:
- The marriage record listed Joseph [Edward] as a 26-year-old fisherman, bachelor of Garnish, Church of England faith. Bridget was listed as age 18, spinster of Garnish, and of the Methodist faith.
- In 1921 daughter Arabella and her husband Joseph Banfield, born August 1899 at Garnish, were living with Joseph and Bridget.
- In 1935 Bridget was a widow. Only son Clayton was living at home with her.
- Emma, who was born March 1920, was not living at home in 1935. It is not known if she was deceased or if she may have been employed as a domestic servant by a family in a different community.
- By 1935 Arabella and Joseph (Banfield) were living on their own, with an adopted daughter, Maud.
- Stonepics lists a burial site in Garnish for Clayton West (1997) and Effie V.

WEST, Joseph
      Born: baptized 1857
      Father: Richard West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1880, witnesses John Cluett and Thomas Grandy
      Spouse: Henrietta Slade
      Born: circa 1860 (married at 20)
      Father: Thomas Slade
      Children:
           [1] Kezia West, 1881
           [2] Sarah Harriet West, baptized 1884
           [3] Mary Alice West, baptized 1887
           [4] Verena West, baptized 1889

WEST, Kezia
      Born: 1881
      Father: Joseph West
      Mother: Henrietta Slade
      Spouse: George R. Banfield
      Born: 1873
      Children:
           [1] Ivy Banfield, 1903
           [2] Harvey Banfield, 1904
           [3] Joseph Banfield, 1906
           [4] Frank Banfield, 1908
           [5] Pearl Banfield, 1910.

WEST, Philip Grandy
      Born: baptized 1863 (married at 36)
      Father: Richard West
      Mother: Mary Banfield
      Married: 1898
      Spouse: Rebecca Jane Banfield
      Born: circa 1876 (married at 22)
      Father: George Banfield, Bay L'Argent
      Children:
           [1] Ada West, 1902
           [2] Richard West, 1904
           [3] Edwin West, 1906
           [4] Willoughby West, 1910

WEST, Willoughby
      Born: 1910
      Father: Philip Grandy West
      Mother: Rebecca Jane Banfield
      Spouse: Lizzie
      Born: circa 1914
      Children:
           [1] Norman West, circa 1937
           [2] Eileen West, circa 1939
           [3] Hazel West, circa 1941
           [4] Ruth West, circa 1943
           [5] Patricia West, circa 1945 – one month when 1945 census was done.

Note: Rebecca West, widow at age 79, was living with her son Willoughby and his family in 1945.

WEST, Thomas
      Born: June 1874 (married at 27)
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Bridget Hoban
      Married: 1901
      Spouse: Emma Hardy of Harbour Breton
      Born: April 1881 (married at 20)
      Father: Richard Hardy
      Mother: Mary
      Children:
           [1] Edith West, December 1904, Bay L'Argent
           [2] Waldemar West, March 1906, Bay L'Argent
           [3] Olaf West, 1908, Bay L'Argent
           [4] Clifford West, January 1910, Bay L'Argent
           [5] Eugene West, January 1912, Bay L'Argent
           [6] Joseph West, April 1913, Bay L'Argent
           [7] Bridget West, February 1915, Bay L'Argent
           [8] A. West, February 1917, Bay L'Argent
           [9] Georgie West, September 1919, Bay L’Argent

WEST, Waldemar
      Born: March 1906, Bay L'Argent
      Father: Thomas West
      Mother: Emma Hardy
      Spouse: Elsie
      Children:
           [1] Thomas West, circa 1928
           [2] Stanley West, circa 1931
           [3] Garfield West, circa 1933
           [4] Emily West, circa 1934
           [5] Vivian West, circa 1936
           [6] Olive West, circa 1940
           [7] Goldie West, circa 1941

WEST, Maggie
      Born: 1880, Bay L’Argent
      Father: Edward West
      Mother: Catherine Barron
      Spouse: Patrick Hynes
      Born: August 1871, Bay L’Argent
      Children:
           [1] Leo Hynes, August 1900, Bay L'Argent
           [2] Josephine Hynes, September 1902, Bay L'Argent
           [3] Cecil Hynes, September 1904, Bay L'Argent
           [4] Jeremiah Hynes, December 1908, Bay L'Argent
           [5] Catherine Hynes, May 1916, Bay L'Argent

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