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Rev. George Clayton 
Tennyson
c. 1778 - 1831


Rev. George Clayton 
Tennyson
, Rector of Somersby, Lincs. Venn's entry reads: TENNYSON, GEORGE CLAYTON College: ST JOHN'S Entered: Michs. 1796 Born: Died: Mar. 16, 1831 Adm. pens. (age 18) at ST JOHN'S, Oct. 8, 1796. (Eldest) s. of George, Esq., of (Usselby House), Lincs. (and Mary, dau. of John Turner, of Caistor). B. at Market Rasen. (Bapt. there, Dec. 10, 1778.) School, Holywell, Hunts. (private, Mr Hutchinson). Matric. Michs. 1796; Scholar, 1797; B.A. 1801; M.A. 1805; LL.D. 1813. Ord. deacon (Lincoln) May 31, 1801; priest, Dec. 19, 1802. R. of Benniworth, Lincs., 1802-31. R. of Somersby and Bag Enderby, 1806-31. V. of Great Grimsby, 1815-31. Visited Italy, 1801, and perhaps Russia, `but his accounts of his travels are full of marvels.' Disinherited, apparently because his father considered him too impractical to found a County family. Married, Aug. 6, 1805, Elizabeth, dau. of the Rev. Stephen Fytche (1763), V. of Louth. Died Mar. 16, 1831, aged 52, at Somersby. Father of Alfred (1827) (to whom as a father he was `the symbol of authority, as a priest the symbol of orthodox faith'), Charles (1827) and the above; brother of Charles (1801). (St John's Coll. Adm., IV. 508; Foster, IndexEccles.; Burke, P. and B.; N. and Q. (7), II. 201.)

Born: c. 1778Baptised:
Died: 16th Mar 1831Buried:
Family:
Tennyson

Ancestors
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1.
Rev. George Clayton 
Tennyson
(
Fytche
) c. 1778 - 1831
2.
 

Siblings


1.
Charles 
Tennyson


Spouses



1. 6th Aug 1805

Descendants
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a.
1.
Charles 
Tennyson
2.
Frederick 
Tennyson
b. ?
3.
Matilda 
Tennyson
1820 - post 1881
4.
Cecilia 
Tennyson
(
Lushington
) 1821 - 1909
4a.
Edmund Law 
Lushington
(
Tennyson
) 1811 - 1893
4.1.
Edmund Henry 
Lushington
1843 - 1856
4.2.
Cecilia 
Lushington
1846 - 1921
4.3.
Emily 
Lushington
1849 - 1868
4.4.
Lucy Maria 
Lushington
1853 - 1874
c.
5.
Alfred 
Tennyson
1827 - 1892
5a. ?
5.1.
Hallam 
Tennyson
1852 - 1928
5.2.
Lionel 
Tennyson
(
Locker
) 1854 - 1886 ...
Sources

Timeline


c. 1778Born
6th Aug 1805Married
16th Mar 1831Died
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