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William Doar
(Cal 1814-1897)
Mary Ann Smedley
(Cal 1816-1894)
William Yeomans
Ann Dix
John Frederick Doar
Sophia Yeomans
Mary Isobel Doar


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William Taylor

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Mary Isobel Doar 2 3

  • Born: 11 Mar 1878, Beeston, Notts 4 5
  • Christened: 14 Apr 1878, Beeston Parish Church, Notts 6
  • Marriage: William Taylor From Oct to Dec 1902 in Shardlow 1

   Another name for Mary was Polly Doar.


  General Notes:

" William Taylor and his wife Mary Isobel (Doar) known always as Polly. I remember her and she was just as lovely in old age." GD 2008



She appeared on the census in 1881 in High St. Beeston, Notts.

She resided in 1901 in Derby Rd, Sandiacre.


Mary married William Taylor, son of Unknown and Unknown, From Oct to Dec 1902 in Shardlow.1


1 Online Census and BMD,, Name: Doar, Mary Isabel Record Type: Marriages Quarter: December Year: 1902 District: Shardlow Volume: 7b Page: 1055 Taylor, William 1902 December Marriages Shardlow.

2 Census UK,

3 Documents - Pat & Don Beresford Folder from FDB containing various documents, trees and letters, "The Doar Family" (missing) photo caption.

4 FreeBMD Online Index of BMD, England & Wales,, Births Jun 1878 Doar Mary Mabel Basford 7b_80. Isobel or Mabel (look the same!).

5 Elisabeth Nudds 200502.

6 David Hallam (Specialist in 19th Century Beeston and District),