Elvington History


The Pears were originally from East Cottingwith.

James Pears married Ann Colbert on the 13th January 1836.

They had

Ann 1838

Thomas 1841

Jane 1844

Sarah 1847

James 1849

Mary 1852

John 1855


James was the innkeeper of the 'Ship Inn until his death, his wife then took over and was still there in 1861.


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