Thomas William Kneale

ID# 6659, (1862 - 23 May 1882)

Thomas William Kneale was born in 1862 at Andreas, Isle of Man.

He was the son of Thomas Kneale and Mary Teare.

Thomas William Kneale was baptised on 14 Dec 1862 in Andreas, Isle of Man,

Thomas William
son of
Thomas & Mary Kneale ( Teare)
Abode: BallaColumb.1,2,3

Thomas appeared on the 1871 Isle of Man Census of 2 Apr 1871 in the household of William Teare at BallaCallum, Andreas, Isle of Man;
TEARE William Head, Mar, 74, Land Owner Farmer of 49 Acreas employing 2 Labourers, Andreas
TEARE Catherine, Wife, Mar, 70, Andreas
TEARE William, Son, Unm, 47, Farmers Son, Andreas
KNEALE Thomas, Grand Son, 8, Andreas
KNEALE Mary Ann, Grand Dau, 9, Andreas
COWLEY Catherine, Grand Dau, Unm, 16, Andreas
(Is this the daughter of John Cowley & Jane Teare, recorded twice on the Census - or another Granddaughter?)
CORMODE Ann, Servant, Unm, 24, General Servant (domestic) Andreas.4

Thomas appeared on the 1881 Isle of Man Census of 3 Apr 1881 On Board "Ocean Wave", Bride, Isle of Man;
KNEALE Thomas, Single, 18, Fisherman

Both Father and brother also out on ships fishing.
Did something happen to the farms during this time and the family had to go to sea to earn a living.5

Thomas died on 23 May 1882 at Ballagenny, Bride, Isle of Man, at age 20 years

Thomas William Kneale,
aged 19yrs
Farmers Son

Thomas Kneale, Father of deceased, Ballagenny, Bride was the informant of his death.1,6

Thomas's cause of death on 23 May 1882 was from Consumption.

Thomas was buried on 25 May 1882 at Bride, Isle of Man,

Thomas William Kneale,
aged 19yrs

Father*Thomas Kneale (c 1832 - Feb 1913)
Mother*Mary Teare (c 1834 - Sep 1902)


  1. [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
  2. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers, Parish Register Transcripts of Andreas, 1649-1883- Andreas 1849 - 1883 - Baptisms March 1849 - Dec 1883, Marriages May 1849 - Nov 1883, Burials March 1849 - Dec 1883
    Film No 106179 Item 2
    Viewed at Logan Central Library, 9 July 2013 and copy obtained.. Hereinafter cited as IOM Registers.
  3. [S33] Birth Marriage and Burial Entries, International Genealogical Index & Family Search Web Site (IGI) : Family Search Web site, From 2000), "Isle of Man, Births and Baptisms, 1821-1911," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 10 Jul 2013), Thomas William Kneale, 14 Dec 1862.
    Batch C03575-1 Film No 106705.
  4. [S172] 1871 Isle of Man Census ( PRO England, 2 Arpril 1871), 1871 Class: RG10; Piece: 5772; Folio: 166; Page: 4; GSU roll: 895841. via Ancestry.
    Recorded as Lean but have done a correction for Teare. Hereinafter cited as 1871 Isle of Man Census.
  5. [S173] 1881 Isle of Man Census ( PRO England, 3 April 1881), 1881 Bride IOM, RG 11/ 5609 pg 6. Hereinafter cited as 1881 Isle of Man Census.
  6. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers: Register of births, deaths, and marriages of the Isle of Man, 1821 - 1964:  Deaths registered in the Districts of : Patrick 1878-1900 Ramsey 1877-1900 Andreas, Bride and Jurby 1878-1900
    Film No 454972 viewed Logan Central Library, 17 July 2013 and copy obtained.
  7. [S83] Registry IOM, IOM Registers: 1882 Burial Registers IOM Family History Society CD - Bride Parish, 1693 - 1996.