Thomas Yeo and Elizabeth Mason

The details below are from 2004 research by Sheila and a correspondent of hers in Australia.

Thomas Yeo (1772–1837) was the only son of John Yeo and Elizabeth Philp of Werrington. He married Elizabeth Mason at Boyton in 1793; they had ten children:
– Elizabeth Yeo (baptised at Werrington 1794, married William Stanbury, daughter Susan Yeo Stanbury)
– John Yeo (1796–1876, married Margery Stacey, six children including William Mason Yeo, 1831–1903)
– Thomas Yeo (baptised at Werrington 1801, married Jane Crocker, son Charles Yeo, see below)
– Joanna Yeo (baptised at Werrington 1803)
– Susanna Yeo (see John Thomas Scown and Susan Yeo)
– Mary Yeo (baptised at Werrington 1805, married Arthur Way, son John Yeo Way born in South Australia)
– Susanna Yeo (1807–1888), married John Thomas Scown and emigrated to Australia)
– William Yeo (baptised at Werrington 1809, married Ann Barfitt, three children including Thomas Yeo, see below)
– Charles Yeo (1812–1923, married Mary Goodman at North Petherwin in 1866, three children, emigrated to the United States)
– Thomazine Yeo (1815–1858, did not marry).

Charles Yeo (baptised in the parish of St Stephen, near Launceston on 15 June 1828, son of Thomas Yeo and Jane Crocker) emigrated to Australia. He married Mary Schooling in 1853 and had three sons before Mary’s death in 1886:
– Charles Henry Yeo (1855–1937, died in New Zealand), married Elizabeth Jane Garden, seven children including John Charles Yeo and William Elphinstone Yeo, 1883–1963)
– Thomas Yeo (1857–1919, married Dinah Hart, three children)
– William Yeo (1860–1937, married Elizabeth Brll Laughlin, five children).
Charles then married Georgina Everist in Melbourne in 1888. Their daughter Florence Everist Yeo was born the following year.

Thomas Yeo (baptised 1835 at Bridgerule, son of William Yeo and Ann Barfitt), married Margery Creeper Lane at Lawhitton in 1857 and had four children.

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