The Descendants of Robert Seaman and Alice Shuckforth


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The Descendants of Robert Seaman and Alice Shuckforth

Generation No. 1

1. ROBERT1 SEAMAN was born Abt. 1630 in England, and died 1692 in England. He met ALICE SHUCKFORTH 13 September 1666 in Thorndon, Suffolk, England. She was born 1630 in , , England, and died 19 January 1708/09 in , , England.

Child of ROBERT SEAMAN and ALICE SHUCKFORTH is:

2. i. JOHN2 SEAMAN, b. Abt. 1668, , Suffolk, England; d. 21 March 1727/28, , Suffolk, England.
Generation No. 2

2. JOHN2 SEAMAN (ROBERT1) was born Abt. 1668 in , Suffolk, England, and died 21 March 1727/28 in , Suffolk, England. He met MARY BILHAM 28 December 1688 in Redgrave, Suffolk, England. She was born Abt. 1668.

Child of JOHN SEAMAN and MARY BILHAM is:

3. i. JOHN3 SEAMAN, b. 1692, , , England; d. 5 May 1748, Stoke Ash, Suffolk, England.
Generation No. 3

3. JOHN3 SEAMAN (JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 1692 in , , England, and died 5 May 1748 in Stoke Ash, Suffolk, England. He married ANN. She was born 1700 in , , England, and died 5 May 1748 in Stoke Ash, Suffolk, England.

Child of JOHN SEAMAN and ANN is:

4. i. WILLIAM4 SEAMAN, b. 21 August 1730, Mendlesham, Suffolk, England.
Generation No. 4

4. WILLIAM4 SEAMAN (JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 21 August 1730 in Mendlesham, Suffolk, England. He met FRANCIS KEER 9 May 1755 in Peasenhall, Suffolk, England. She was born Abt. 1730 in , Suffolk, England, and died 15 October 1799 in Peasenhall, Suffolk, England.

Child of WILLIAM SEAMAN and FRANCIS KEER is:

5. i. WILLIAM5 SEAMAN, b. 5 October 1759, , Suffolk, England; d. 6 November 1831, Blythburgh, Suffolk, England.
Generation No. 5

5. WILLIAM5 SEAMAN (WILLIAM4, JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 5 October 1759 in, Suffolk, England, and died 6 November 1831 in Blythburgh, Suffolk, England. He married MARY CULHAM. She was born 1759 in Peasenhall, Suffolk, England, and died 28 October 1795 in Blythburgh, Suffolk, England.

More About WILLIAM SEAMAN:
Burial: November 1831, Blythburgh, Suffolk, England

Child of WILLIAM SEAMAN and MARY CULHAM is:

6. i. WILLIAM6 SEAMAN, b. 12 May 1792, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England; d. 9 May 1864, Stanhope, Queens, P.E.I..
Generation No. 6

6. WILLIAM6 SEAMAN (WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 12 May 1792 in Saxmundham, Suffolk, England, and died 9 May 1864 in Stanhope, Queens, P.E.I.. He met HEPHZIBAH CHAMAN WELLS 23 June 1818 in Dennington, Suffolk, England. She was born 1798 in Saxmundham, Suffolk, England, and died 2 December 1865 in Stanhope, Queens, P.E.I..

More About HEPHZIBAH CHAMAN WELLS:
Christening: 28 December 1798, Rendham, Suffolk, England

Children of WILLIAM SEAMAN and HEPHZIBAH WELLS are:

7. i. GEORGE CULHAM7 SEAMAN, b. 29 May 1828, Saxmundham, Suffolk, ENGLAND; d. 27 May 1888, Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I..

ii. HEPHZIBAH SEAMAN, b. 2 November 1818, Blythburgh, Suffolk, England; d. 1 February 1896, Wheatley R., Queens Co., P.E.I..

iii. WILLIAM SEAMAN, b. 11 November 1820, Blythburgh, Suffolk, England; d. 13 October 1856, Wheatley R., Queens, P.E.I..

iv. ELVA SEAMAN, b. 22 November 1822, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England; d. 22 November 1822, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England.

v. ELIZA WELLS SEAMAN, b. 31 January 1824, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England; d. 10 August 1913, Stanhope, Queens Co., P.E.I..

vi. SARAH ASHFORD SEAMAN, b. 2 June 1826, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England; d. 28 April 1896, Wheatley R., Queens, P.E.I..

Notes for SARAH ASHFORD SEAMAN:
Christening: 5 August 1826, Aldringham, Suffolk, England
Sarah (Seaman) Green is buried at Weatley River Cemetery.

vii. JOSEPH DOWNING SEAMAN, b. 21 April 1830, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England; d. 8 June 1852, , Queens, P.E.I..

Notes for JOSEPH DOWNING SEAMAN:
He died young at the age of 22 years. His nephew Joseph Downing Seaman (b.29 December 1851) became the principal of Prince Of Wales College in Charlottetown and married Sarah Jane Norton (b.27 October 1854 in Roseneath, P.E.I.

viii. SUSAN ALDRED SEAMAN, b. 6 May 1833, Friston Rd., Stanhope, Queens Co.; d. , , P.E.I..

ix. JAMES SEAMAN, b. 11 July 1835, Friston Rd., Stanhope, Queens Co., P.E.I.; d. 14 July 1835, Stanhope, Queens Co., P.E.I..

Notes for JAMES SEAMAN:
Twin brother of Julia Seaman (b. 11 Jul 1835)

x. JULIA SEAMAN, b. 11 July 1835, Friston Rd., Stanhope, Queens Co., P.E.I.; d. 25 July 1835, Stanhope, Queens, P.E.I..

Notes for JULIA SEAMAN:
Twin sister of James Seaman

8. xi. THOMAS JAMES WELLS SEAMAN, b. 15 January 1837, Friston Rd., Stanhope, Queens Co., P.E.I.; d. 1 May 1923, Hunter River, Queens, P.E.I..

Generation No. 7

7. GEORGE CULHAM7 SEAMAN (WILLIAM6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 29 May 1828 in Saxmundham, Suffolk, ENGLAND, and died 27 May 1888 in Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I.. He met ELEANOR HAMILTON. She was born 1823 in Galway, Ireland, and died 11 February 1891 in Suffolk Rd., Queens Co., P.E.I..

Notes About GEORGE CULHAM SEAMAN:
Christened: 6 July 1828, Aldringham, Suffolk, England

Notes for ELEANOR HAMILTON:
Was also known as Ellen. She came to Canada in 1840 (some say from England but it was Ireland )

Children of GEORGE SEAMAN and ELEANOR HAMILTON are:

9. i. JOSEPH DOWNING8 SEAMAN, b. 29 December 1851, Suffolk Road, Queens County, P.E.I.; d. 19 December 1924, Charlottetown, PEI..

ii. WILLIAM HAMILTON SEAMAN, b. 28 July 1850, Queens, P.E.I.; d. 12 December 1850.

iii. EVA LAVINIA SEAMAN, b. 17 January 1854, Tricardie Rd., Queens, P.E.I..

iv. SUSAN ADELIA SEAMAN, b. June 1856, , Queens, P.E.I.; d. 7 December 1859, , Queens, P.E.I..

v. THOMAS "FREDERICK" SEAMAN, b. March 1859, Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I.; d. 1933, Lynn, MA, U.S.A.; m. BESSIE MARKS.

vi. REBECCA SELENIA SEAMAN, b. 14 May 1861, Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I.; d. 13 November 1873.

vii. CHARLES "WESLEY" SEAMAN, b. 20 November 1863, Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I..

10. viii. NOAH HUBERT SEAMAN, b. 30 May 1866, Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I..

8. THOMAS JAMES WELLS7 SEAMAN (WILLIAM6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 15 January 1837 in Friston Rd., Stanhope, Queens Co., P.E.I., and died 1 May 1923 in Hunter River, Queens, P.E.I.. He met SOPHIA ANDREWS 22 June 1861 in , Queens, P.E.I.. She was born 1839, and died 23 June 1914 in New Glasgow, Queens, P.E.I..

Notes for THOMAS JAMES WELLS SEAMAN:
Tom (Thomas James Wells) Seaman died at age 86 and was buried May 1923 at New Glasgow Rd. United Cemetery.

More About SOPHIA ANDREWS:
Burial: New Glasgow, Queens, P.E.I.

Child of THOMAS SEAMAN and SOPHIA ANDREWS is:

i. SARAH SELINA8 SEAMAN, b. 14 December 1861, Friston Rd., Queens, P.E.I.; d. 9 November 1922, New Glasgow, Queens, P.E.I.; m. LEWIS W. CROWE, 14 December 1892.

Notes for SARAH SELINA SEAMAN:
Sarah Selena was known as Selina as the spelling "Selenia" is also used.She was a dressmaker and was still living at home on the 1881 census. When she married Louis Crowe in 1892 she move to the U.S.A. There is no known family.

Generation No. 8

9. JOSEPH DOWNING8 SEAMAN (GEORGE CULHAM7, WILLIAM6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 29 December 1851 in Suffolk Road, Queens County, P.E.I., and died 19 December 1924 in Charlottetown, PEI.. He met SARAH JANE NORTON 16 June 1881 in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, daughter of JOHN NORTON and ELLEN VEALE. She was born 27 October 1854 in Roseneath, King's County, PEI., and died 1 December 1937 in Charlottetown, PEI..

Notes for JOSEPH DOWNING SEAMAN:
Class leader at Upper Prince Street Methodist Church, Charlottetown. A school teacher who eventually became the principal of Prince of Wales College in Charlottetown, P.E.I. Joseph and Sarah are buried in People's Cemetery, St. Peter's Rd., Charlottetown. 1888 Local Methodist preacher on Charlottetown, Cornwall, Winsloe, Little York and Pownall circuit.

Notes for SARAH JANE NORTON:
Her mother was named Ellen (also seen spelled Ellin). Sarah was of Scots ancestry (MacNaughton).

Marriage Notes for JOSEPH SEAMAN and SARAH NORTON:
Married by Rev. H. P. Cowperthwaite, M.A.

Children of JOSEPH SEAMAN and SARAH NORTON are:

i. (LEE) GEORGE NORTON9 SEAMAN, b. 20 August 1882; d. 4 February 1948; m. LOUISE MARY DURANT, 20 August 1907; b. 1885; d. 1981.

Notes for (LEE) GEORGE NORTON SEAMAN:
Lee served as a colonel at Mussourie (Dehra Dun) in India.<Dates unknown at present.>
Michael Lee Seaman named after him. Later he owned " Seaman & Cross" office supplies in Charlottetown. Possibly his sword in possession of L.Betty Seaman, Toronto.

ii. ATHOL WENDALL SEAMAN, b. 24 November 1883, Charlottetown, PEI.; d. 2 April 1964, Westmount, Montreal, Quebec; m. HILDA MARY MARSHALL, 10 July 1910; b. St. John, New Brunswick, CANADA; d. 26 August 1979, Montreal, Quebec, CANADA.

Notes for ATHOL WENDALL SEAMAN:
A quiet, kindly man, a true gentleman. Principal at Queen's School in Westmount,Quebec. Very active in establishing basketball ( "the cage sport" ) in Canada. Played in:- Halifax in 1905, Charlottetown 1907. Lived in Nelson, B.C. 1910-11. Returned to New Brunswick 1911(?). Arrived in Montreal in 1914. A keen rifleman, a club member, took part in many target shoots, said to be a good shot. Died at home in Westmount in 1964.

iii. ELLEN BEATRICE (NELLIE) SEAMAN, b. 12 October 1885, Charlottetown, PEI.; d. 1957, Charlottetown, PEI..

Notes for ELLEN BEATRICE (NELLIE) SEAMAN:
Nellie was a registered nurse and served in France during World War 1. The family Christening gown was made by her, in France, and is now in the possession of Michael and Susan Seaman. Alexander Seaman was Christened in it.

iv. LILY HAMILTON SEAMAN, b. 20 October 1887, Charlottetown, PEI.; d. 3 January 1962, Charlottetown, PEI..

Notes for LILY HAMILTON SEAMAN:
Lily was a school teacher and was given an award in honour of Elizabeth's coronation in 1953.

v. RUPERT FREDERICK SEAMAN, b. 1 August 1890, Charlottetown, PEI.; d. 1961; m. BESSIE MAE MACWILLIAM; b. 1888; d. 1962, Charlottetown, PEI..

Notes for RUPERT FREDERICK SEAMAN:
Rupert was a well known and respected Charlottetown surgeon and race horse owner. He and his wife are buried in People's Cemetery, Protestant Section, Lot 33. Cemetery 12, Stone 1043 with son Rupert "Freddie" ( stone only, body in France) and Granddaughter Janet Dawn Seaman: 1957. Stone 1044 is his brother Alfred Tennyson Seaman.
Address in 1945: 190 Euston St, Charlottetown, P.E.I.

vi. ALFRED TENNYSON SEAMAN, b. 22 January 1893, Charlottetown, PEI.; d. 1913; m. EVELYN MARY STEWART.

Notes for ALFRED TENNYSON SEAMAN:
Alfred was a scientist (field unknown).

vii. BESSIE MARGARET SEAMAN, b. 8 June 1901, Charlottetown, PEI.; d. 1976, Charlottetown, PEI..

Notes for BESSIE MARGARET SEAMAN:
Bessie was a R.N. (registered Nurse ] and a V.O.N. ( Victorian Order of Nurses ].

10. NOAH HUBERT8 SEAMAN (GEORGE CULHAM7, WILLIAM6, WILLIAM5, WILLIAM4, JOHN3, JOHN2, ROBERT1) was born 30 May 1866 in Suffolk Rd., Queens, P.E.I.. He married BESSIE STEWART.

More About NOAH HUBERT SEAMAN:
Christened: 19 November 1868, Cornwall United

Child of NOAH SEAMAN and BESSIE STEWART is:

i. GEORGE WILLIAM9 SEAMAN, b. 13 September 1890, Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; d. 15 March 1950, Lynn, Essex, Massachusetts, U.S.A.; m. IRENE HYATT.

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