Family of Benjamin CARVOSSO and Deborah BANKS

Husband: Benjamin CARVOSSO (1789-1854)
Wife: Deborah BANKS (1793-1848)
Marriage 5 Oct 1819 St.Austell, Cornwall

Husband: Benjamin CARVOSSO



Name: Benjamin CARVOSSO
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 29 Sep 1789 Gluvias, Cornwall
Occupation Wesleyan Minister 1814 - 1854
Death 2 Oct 1854 (age 65) Camborne, Cornwall

Wife: Deborah BANKS

Name: Deborah BANKS
Sex: Female
Father: Baker BANKS (1767-1840)
Mother: Ann PEARCE (1766-1838)
Birth 9 Feb 1793 Mevagissey, Cornwall
Christening 20 Jun 1793 (age 0) Mevagissey, Cornwall
Death 15 Jan 1848 (age 54) Kingswood, Somerset
Burial May 1851 Kingswood (Wesleyan Chapel), Somerset

Note on Husband: Benjamin CARVOSSO

Bound pamphlet 4.5 inches x 7.5 inches 24 pages by



Drunkenness, The Enemy of Britain, Arrested by the Hand of God...


a Sermon Preached at a Teetotal Festival, near Liskeard...on June 9 1840 by Benjamin Carvosso. Wesleyan Minister

Note on Wife: Deborah BANKS

She was stayed with her brother, Robert, at Swansea in 1817. She married Benjamin Carvosso, son of William Carvosso and Alice Mitchell, on 5 Oct 1819 at Parish Church, St Austell, Cornwall. She and Benjamin Carvosso departed England in the 'Saracen' on 11 Dec 1819. She and Benjamin Carvosso arrived from Sydney on 18 Jul 1820 at Windsor, New South Wales. She left Windsor for the Sydney (Methodist) circuit in Jul 1822. She moved from Sydney to the Parramatta (Methodist) circuit in Jan 1824. In May 1825 Deborah Banks and Benjamin Carvosso lived at Hobart, Tasmania. She lived in May 1825. She and Benjamin Carvosso departed from Hobart for England on 10 Mar 1830. She and Benjamin Carvosso arrived at Falmouth on 1 Aug 1830. She witnessed the death of Benjamin Carvosso in Jun 1836 at Isle of Wight. She witnessed the death of William Banks Carvosso on 26 Mar 1842 at Barnstaple, Devon. She and Benjamin Carvosso began missionary service circa Jul 1846 and moved from Sherbourne to Kingswood circuit. She died on 15 Jan 1848 at Kingswood, Somerset, at age 54. She was buried in May 1851 at Wesleyan Chapel Grounds, Kingswood, Somerset