The Hall Family

The earliest 'Hall' I have found is Richard Hall, who was born in Yarkhill, Herefordshire in 1784.

Richard Hall

Richard married Mary Ann Lewis.

They had 2 children:

  1. Richard ( b. 1821 at Yarkhill - d. 5 Mar 1902 at Bank House, Pencombe )
  2. John ( b. 1821 at Yarkhill )

Richard Hall

Richard was born 1821 at Yarkhill.

Richard married Mary Gurney at St. Johns Church, Pencombe on 6 Apr 1841

They had 9 children:

  1. William ( b. 1841)
  2. Richard ( b. 1843 - d. 1877)
  3. George ( b. 1845 - d. 1872)
  4. John ( b. 1847)
  5. Mary Ann ( b. 1849 at Pencombe - d. 1906)
  6. James ( b. 1852 at Pencombe - d. 1907)
  7. Thomas Henry ( b. 27 Jul 1853 at Bank, Pencombe - d. 16 Aug 1929)
  8. Frederick Charles ( b. 1857)
  9. Fanny Maria ( b. 1858)

He lived:

  • 1841  at Plock, Pencombe
  • 6 Apr 1841  at Pencombe
  • 1851  at Bank Cottage, Pencombe
  • 1861  at Bank, Pencombe
  • 1871  at Bank, Pencombe
  • 1881  at Bank House, Pencombe
  • 1891  at Bank House, Pencombe
  • 1901  at Bank House, Pencombe
  • 5 Mar 1902  at Bank House, Pencombe

Richard was the Parish Clerk for Pencombe, and a photograph of him is in the church.

Photograph of Richard Hall

Photograph of Richard Hall

Richard died 5 Mar 1902 at Bank House, Pencombe, and was buried 8 Mar 1902 at St. Johns Church, Pencombe.


Thomas Henry Hall

Thomas was born 27 Jul 1853 at Bank, Pencombe.

Thomas married Mary Anne Moss at Pencombe on 3 Feb 1889

They had 5 children:

  1. Mary Ellen ( b. 25 Feb 1889 at Hegdon Hill, Pencombe - d. 26 Mar 1955 at Masons Cottage, Pencombe )
  2. Frederick ( b. 1 Jun 1891 at Fishpool Cottage, Pencombe - d. 9 Jun 1973 at Grange Farm, Glasbury on Wye )
  3. Eliza Annie ( b. 22 Oct 1893 at Hegdon Hill, Pencombe - d. 16 Mar 1979 at Hereford General Hospital, Hereford )
  4. Thomas Henry ( b. 15 Aug 1896 at Gasbage Cottage, Pencombe )
  5. Sharlott Althia ( b. 1903 )

He lived:

  • 25 Feb 1889  at Hegdon Hill, Pencombe
  • 1 Jun 1891  at Fishpool Cottage, Pencombe
  • 22 Oct 1893  at Hegdon Hill, Pencombe
  • 15 Aug 1896  at Gasbage Cottage, Pencombe

Thomas died 16 Aug 1929, and was buried  at St. Johns Church, Pencombe.


Mary Ellen Hall

Mary was born 25 Feb 1889 at Hegdon Hill, Pencombe.

Mary married Thomas Went at St. Johns Church, Pencombe on 2 Apr 1918

They had 2 children:

  1. David Thomas ( b. 29 Dec 1918 at Durstone Cottage, Pencombe - d. 17 Dec 1985 at Yeovil District Hospital, Yeovil )
  2. Cyril Frederick ( b. 31 Aug 1920 at The Heath, Little Cowarne - d. 20 Dec 2003 at Bromyard Hospital, Bromyard )

She lived:

  • 25 Feb 1889  at Hegdon Hill, Pencombe
  • 1891  at Fishpool Cottage, Pencombe
  • 1901  at Gasbage Cottage, Pencombe
  • 1911  at Lyde Court, Lyde
  • 2 Apr 1918  at Pencombe
  • 29 Dec 1918  at Durstone Cottage, Pencombe
  • 30 Aug 1920  at The Heath, Little Cowarne
  • 29 Sep 1939  at Elder Cottage (Elder Orles), Little Cowarne
  • - 1955  at Masons Cottage, Pencombe
  • 26 Mar 1955  at Rose Bank, Munstone
Photograph of Mary Ellen Hall Photograph of Mary Ellen Hall Photograph of Mary Ellen Hall

Photographs of Mary Ellen Hall

Mary died 26 Mar 1955 at Masons Cottage, Pencombe, and was buried 1955 at St. Johns Church, Pencombe.