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From: hazel kerr <>
Subject: RE: [CI] Former Ronez Chairmen - Philippe Baudains and Edward Binet Renouf
Date: Thu, 16 Jun 2005 13:14:59 -0400 (EDT)
the photo of COUTANCHE
deaf and ran over the Ronex train St. John Cemetery
may be of my great uncle Charles Coutanche...
Could you please help
I cannot read the inscription on the gravestone in the photo
Help if you can please
Hazel Luce Ann Kerr
Nicolas Jouault <> wrote:
Vice Admiral Edward De Faye Renouf is mentioned in one of the Jersey
The other children of EB Renouf and Hannah Binet were Walter (daughter was
Lorna Mc Corkill, California), Ernest, Gerald, Majorie, Faye, and Mina.
There is a large De Faye memorial next to the Renouf grave at Mont a
l'Abbee. The Parish of St Helier Cemetries have some info on the the Renouf
graves, I think the last person in was the Jurat in 1972.
Jersey Archives may have more information on these families.
I have added some Ronez/St John's information onto my photographic page
St John's Cemetry (I hope to add some details to these graves)
The first person to pilot a boat into Ronez was also a J.J. Renouf, from
Sent: 12 June 2005 22:27
Subject: Re: [CI] Former Ronez Chairmen - Philippe Baudains and Edward Binet
Catching up on list mail after having been offline since the end of May.
Edward Binet RENOUF was born 14 Sept 1862 and baptised in St Helier 1 Oct
the son of Thomas RENOUF master mariner and Hannah BINET daughter of
His wife was Lilian Mary DE FAYE. He died 14 Jul 1929.
Do you have death dates for Lilian DE FAYE and the two sons? I would love
know the details of the two sons buried in their grave - I have Fay (sic) b.
27.05.1887, Edward de Faye b.28.07.1888, Ernest circa 1893 and Gerald circa
1898 (who was buried in St Martin 11 Feb 1953 aged 54y).
In a message dated 03/06/2005 23:21:01 GMT Standard Time,
> Edward Binet Renouf 1863 -1929 married Lilian De Faye, what is the Binet
> connection with Edward who was born in St Helier.
> I have the newspaper details regarding his obituary and funeral which was
> very well attended. Edward appears to have been close the Florence Boot
> her family, I have a hunch that it is through Florence Boot that Croft
> quarries of England gained an interest and ownership of Ronez, her son in
> law Mr Willoughby Norman was said to be a director of Croft then English
> China Clay.
> The grave of Edward Binet Renouf which includes his wife and two sons, one
> Vice Admiral, and one a Jurat, is very simple with a granite edging with
> initials EBR and nothing else at all.
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