Is everyone related to Ann?
"I haven't taken this coat off for fifteen days"

Who's related to who?


Everyone seems to be either called Ann(e), or related to the Walkers, or both. So, if, like me, you're confused as to who's related to who, here are some family trees showing where everyone fits in.

Each individual is shown with their residence (in real life), dates of birth & death (or age at death), and their date of marriage (where relevant). Orange boxes indicate being mentioned in the diaries and appearing in GJ; green boxes indicate being mentioned in the diaries.

The Walkers, the Priestleys & the Edwards

Ann is related to the Priestleys on both her mother's and father's side:

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The Rawsons & the Saltmarshes

Ann is related to the Rawsons through the marriage of the daughter of her first cousin John Priestley (brother of Willam Priestley) to Christopher and Jeremiah's brother William Rawson:

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The Atkinsons

Ann's aunt Elizabeth (Edwards) was married to Law Atkinson. The "cousin Atkinson" who wanted to borrow £1,000 from Ann in Gentleman Jack would have been either Edwards or Charles:

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Page updated 7-May-2020