Sydney Youmans was born 1845 to Giles Youmans (1815-1891) and June Unknown (1816-1888) and died 1921 New Zealand of unspecified causes. He married Jane Elizabeth Philips (1847-1916) .


Susannah Edith Youmans (1839-1840), who died in Wellington, New Zealand, and Martha Jane Youmans (1856-1926). One might assume that there were other siblings in between.


Offspring of Sydney Youmans and Jane Elizabeth Philips (1847-1916)  ¢
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sarah Ann Youmans (1866-1866)
Catherine Jane Youmans (1867-1950) 1867 New Zealand 1950 New Zealand Arthur Oliver Tovey (1862-1943)
Charlotte Beatrice Youmans (1869-1957)
Susannah Edith Ernestine Youmans (1872-)
Eleanor Louisa Youmans (1873-1968) 1873 17 September 1968 Nelson, Nelson Region, New Zealand William John Elvy (1875-1972)
Sidney Murray Youmans (1877-1942) 1877 1942 Janie Chatworthy (c1880-)
Louisa Electra Youmans (1878-1965)
Gertrude Florence Youmans (1880-)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
¢ Children
  • Sarah survived for just one day.
  • Charlotte was an artist, who encouraged her nephew Gordon Tovey.
  • Catherine has her own page here.
  • Susannah was born in New Zealand.
  • Eleanor married William John Elvy (1875-1972) (who later became a noted archaeologist and ethnographer while and after being employed as a Lands and Survey Dept draughtsman in Blenheim) and died in his birthplace, Nelson, New Zealand. They had three children; no grandchildren are recorded in (Aug 2014), and there is little ancestry shown for William.
  • Sidney married Janie Chatworthy; they had two children, Sidney Matthias Youmans (1900-1986), who married Daphne Gladys Elliott Adair (1899-1991), and Louise Youmans (1902-1998), who married Gavin Douglas Peacock (1898-1994); no grandchildren are recorded in (Aug 2014).
  • Louisa married Alfred Hutson (1875-1960), who died in Wellington City.
  • shows nothing else about Gertrude.

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