Samuel Yeo and Margaret Thompson

Samuel Yeo – who might have been baptised at St Blazey in 1733, see William Yeo and Mary Ralfe – married Margaret Thompson in the Plymouth parish of St Andrew in 1765. They baptised four children in the nearby parish of East Stonehouse:
– William Yeo (see below)
– Ann Yeo (baptised 1768)
– Margaret Hill Yeo (baptised 1770)
– John Richard Yeo (1773–1793).

William Yeo (1766–1802, son of Samuel Yeo and Margaret Thompson) married Mary Hart in the Plymouth parish of Charles in 1791. They too baptised their children at East Stonehouse:
– William Yeo (see below)
– Mary Ann Yeo (1796–1875, married James Brewer)
– John Yeo (baptised 1798)
– Samuel Yeo (see below)
– James Yeo (baptised 1802, died as a child).

William Yeo (1792–1868, son of William Yeo and Mary Hart) married Susannah Hearder at Tormoham in 1816. They had eight children:
– Susannah Hearder Yeo (baptised 1820 at Teignmouth, married John Beater)
– Mary Anne Yeo (baptised 1819 at Teignmouth)
– William Hart Yeo (1821–1888)
– Henry Hearder Yeo (1823–1896, married Diana Cannings, eight children)
– John Hart Yeo (1824–1912, married Emily Susan Darke, two children)
– Sarah Yeo (baptised 1825 at Teignmouth)
– Samuel Hearder Yeo (baptised 1827 at Teignmouth, married Lavinia Elizabeth Oliver, three daughters)
– George Yeo (baptised 1829 at Teignmouth).

Samuel Yeo (1799–1871, son of William Yeo and Mary Hart) moved away from Plymouth, marrying Eliza Newman at Plympton in 1832 and settling at Teigngrace, where he established a rope making business with his son Ephraim. Samuel and Eliza’s children were:
– Ephraim Yeo (1837–1913, married Jessie Godfrey, no recorded children)
– Rhoda Yeo (baptised 1843 at Wolborough).

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