Birthabt 1796, Westmorland
Death17 Dec 1876, Glendowing, Yanwath, Cumberland
Birthabt 1798, Westmorland
Baptism19 Sep 1802
Death23 May 1856
Marriage5 Nov 1818, Long Marton, Westmorland, England
 John (~1825-)
 Thomas (~1827-1863)
 Mary (1828-1915)
Notes for Mary BELLASIS
listed in the 1861 census as Mary Bellas, widow, age 64, Landed Proprietor, born at Bongate? (Burgate?), Westmorland. Civil parish of Milburn, town of Milburn , Westmoreland, registration district of East Ward, sub registration district of Appleby.

In the 1871 census living at Glendowling, civil parish of Bridge and Yanwath, ecclesiatical parish Carlise, town of Yanwath, Westmorland, registration district West Ward, sub registration district Lowther. Head Richard Simpson, age 49, farmer of 73 acres, born at Long Marton, westmorland. Wife Mary Simpson age 42, born at Long marton. Son John Simpson, age 17, works on the farm. Son Thomas William Simpson, age 14, born at Kirkoswald. Son Joseph Simpson, born at Kirkoswald. Son George Simpson age 10, born at Kirkoswald. Son Richard B. Simpson age 4, born at Kirkoswald. Mother in Law Mary Bellas, widow, age 74, Landowners?, born at Bongate?, Westmoreland. and 1 servant.

listed in the 1876 October to December death index, Mary Bellas age 80, West Ward, Westmorland, volume 10b page 374.

National Probate Calendar
January 19, 1877. The Will of Mary Bellas late of Glendowing in the Township of Yanwath in the County of Cumberland Widow who died 17 December 1876 at Glendowing was proved at Carlisle by John Bellas of Brampton Crofts in the Parish of Longmarton in the County of Westmoreland Yeoman the Son and Edward Heelis the Younger of Appleby in the said County of Westmoreland Gentleman the Executors. Effects under 450 pounds.
Notes for Thomas (Spouse 1)
There is listed in the IGI Thomas Bellas christened on September 19, 1802, Saint Lawrence, Appleby, Westmoreland, father Joseph Bellas, mother Margaret. An LDS member also submitted the information listing Kendal, Westmoreland and mother Margaret Teasdale.

The IGI lists a Marriage on November 5, 1818, Long Marton, Westmoreland Thomas Bellas and Mary Bellasis[?]

Listed in the 1841 census Thomas Bellas age 40 [ages were rounded to the nearest 5 years for adults in the 1841 census], Publican, born in the county. Mary Bellas age 40, born in the county. John Bellas age 15, born in the county. Elizabeth Bellas age 20, born in the county. Thomas age 14 born in the county. Mary age 12 born in the county. 1 charwoman and 2 Drovers? not known above 20. Civil parish of Long Marton, east hundred, Westmorland, East Ward registration district, Appleby sub district.

From Tom Bellas
Thomas Bellas husband of Mary Bellas died in 1856 and he was said to be of age 58: that is he was born about 1797-98. [Since most children were baptised with in a month or two of birth, could he have been baptized later, or was the baptism mentioned above a different person?]

From Westland Church Notes: being the heraldry, epitaphs ..., by Edward Bellasis, 1889
Long Marton
In m[emorium?] Thomas Bellas of Long Marton who died 23 May 1856 aged 58 years also Mary his wife who died December 17, 1876 aged 80 years. Thomas their son who died at Liverpool April 24, 1863 aged 36 years.
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