Tristram VANSTONE [11342] (1860?-1938)

Name: Tristram VANSTONE
Sex: Male
Father: Joseph VANSTONE (1828?- )
Mother: Jane VANSTONE (1839?- )

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth May 1860 (cal) Hatherleigh, Devon1,2
Baptism 10 Jun 1860 (age 0) Hatherleigh, Devon3
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 11 mns) Jacobstowe, Devon2
Jacobstowe Mill House
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 10) Jacobstowe, Devon4
Teachmoor
Occupation btw 1877 and 6 Sep 1880 (age 16-20) shoemaker; Exeter, Devon5
Apprenticed to John TROTT for 3½ years
Military Service frm 22 Mar 1881 to 28 Dec 1881 (age 20-21) Devonshire Regiment; Colchester, Essex5
Military Service frm 23 Jan 1882 to 16 Mar 1884 (age 21-23) Devonshire Regiment; Jullundur, Punjab, India5
Military Service frm 1 Apr 1884 to 22 Dec 1884 (age 23-24) Devonshire Regiment; Dagshai, Himachal Pradesh, India5
Military Service frm 23 Dec 1884 to 7 Mar 1886 (age 24-25) Devonshire Regiment; Jhanse, Uttar Pradesh, India5
Military Service frm 8 Mar 1886 to 12 Nov 1886 (age 25-26) Devonshire Regiment; Nowgong, Madhya Pradesh, India5
Travelled frm 13 Nov 1886 to 8 Dec 1886 (age 26) Portsmouth, Hampshire5

Sailed via Suez and stopped at Malta 29 November.
Military Service frm 19 Dec 1886 to 16 Jan 1890 (age 26-29) Army Reserve; Exeter, Devon5
Discharged by purchase after 3 years 29 days..
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 30) Withycombe Raleigh, Devon6
12 Jubilee Cottages
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 30) 2nd class Constable; Withycombe Raleigh, Devon6
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 40) Topsham, Devon7
Topsham Fore Street
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 40) police constable; Topsham, Devon7
Occupation 13 Jul 1906 (age 46) police constable; Washford Pyne, Devon8
A newspaper report stated that "P.C. Vanstone has been transferred from Topsham to us, but unless somebody's pigs stray, we shall give him very little trouble".
Occupation to 8 Feb 1910 (age 49) police constable; Black Dog, Devon9
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 49) Newton St Cyres, Devon10
Holdway Cottage
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 50) police pensioner; Newton St Cyres, Devon10
Death 11 Mar 1938 (age 77) Cowley, Devon1,11,12
Burial 15 Mar 1938 Cowley, Devon11

Marriage

Spouse Mary Jane DYMENT (1855-1939)
Children Mary Ellen VANSTONE (1888- )
Florence Jane VANSTONE (1889- )
Tristram VANSTONE (1894- )
Daisy Annie VANSTONE (1896- )
Marriage 5 Mar 1887 (age 26) Dowland, Devon13,14,15

Individual Note

 

See

Military Service

Police Service

Descent from Michael FOLLY

and descent from Henry GEATON

Sources

1General Registry Office Index to Births, Marrages and Deaths.
2Census 1861 Jacobstowe, Devon RG 9/1466 fo 98 p 5 (Mill House).
3Find My Past Parish Records Collection. Devon Baptisms.
4Census 1871 Jacobstowe, Devon RG10/2152 fo 30 p 2 (Teachmoor).
5Soldier's documents of Tristram VANSTONE.
6Census 1891 Withycombe Raleigh, Devon RG12/1676 fo 9 (Jubilee Cottages).
7Census 1901 Topsham, Devon RG13/2032 fo 57 (Fore Street).
8VANSTONE newspapers. 13 July 1906 Transferred.
9Ibid. 8 February 1910 Retiring on Pension.
10Census 1911 Newton St Cyres, Devon RG14/13209 sch:36 (Tristram VANSTONE).
11VANSTONE newspapers. 18 March 1938 Funeral.
12Ancestry Public Tree. Newspaper report.
13FreeBMD website for GRO index of Births / Marriages / Deaths. Torrington 5b 707.
14Marriages of DYMENTs in Dowland Devon.
15Find My Past.
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