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PRIVATE was the son of Geoffrey Clifford Charles THORNTON (1913-2004) and PRIVATE.

 

 

PRIVATE and PRIVATE had the following children:

 

 

 

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PRIVATE was the daughter of James Patrick BYRNE (1939-2018) and PRIVATE.

Second Generation

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Geoffrey Clifford Charles THORNTON, c. 1944, age 31

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Geoffrey Clifford Charles THORNTON, son of Charles William THORNTON and Minnie Alice BONFIELD, was born on 6 November 1913 in Dalston, London E. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Portsmouth, Hants. On 29 September 1939 he was an Insurance Clerk. He married Beryl YORK on 18 January 1940 in Portsmouth. On 23 February 1943 he lived in Portsmouth. His Service Record was 'Enlisted at No.2 Recruiting Centre' on 23 February 1943 in Cardington, Beds. His Service Record was 'Aircraft Hand' on 24 February 1943 in Cardington. His Service Record was 'Stationed at No. 11 Recruiting Centre' in March 1943 in Skegness, Lincs. His Service Record was 'Stationed at No.24 Air Sea Rescue' on 30 April 1943 in Skegness. His Service Record was 'Stationed at 4 Company Operational Training Unit' on 19 December 1943. His Service Record was 'Coastal Command, 2nd Class' on 31 December 1943 in Cardington. His Service Record was 'Stationed at RAF Cardington' on 30 October 1944 in Cardington. His Service Record was 'Stationed at No. 5 Radio School' on 20 November 1944 in Compton Bassett, Wilts. His Service Record was 'Aircraftman, 2nd Class' on 31 December 1944. His Service Record was 'Promoted to Technical Sergeant' on 3 January 1945. His Service Record was 'Stationed at No.2 Personnel Despatch Centre' on 18 January 1945 in Morecambe, Lancs. His Service Record was 'Sent abroad' on 14 April 1945. His Service Record was 'Stationed at 22 Personnel Transit Centre' on 30 April 1945 in Almaza, Egypt. His Service Record was 'Returned to UK' on 5 July 1946. His Service Record was 'Stationed at 104 Personnel Despatch Centre' on 15 July 1946 in Cannock Chase, Staffs. His Service Record was 'Transferred to General Reserve' on 25 September 1946. He and Beryl YORK were divorced on 12 October 1948 in Portsmouth. On 13 October 1948 he lived in Portsmouth. Circa 1950 he was a Fire Insurance Officer in Cardiff, S Glamorgan. He was a beneficiary of the will of Charles William THORNTON on 3 June 1950 in Kensington, London SW. His Service Record was 'Retired from General Reserve' on 6 November 1958. He died from Cancer on 18 July 2004 in Ewell, Surrey. He was cremated on 22 July 2004 in Merton, London SW.

 

 

Beryl YORK was born on 27 June 1918 in Portsmouth. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Fratton, Hants. On 29 September 1939 she was a Wholesale Grocer. In 1961 she lived in Bedhampton, Hants. She died from Multiple Sclerosis on 25 August 1961 in Cosham, Hants. She had her estate probated on 30 October 1961 in London. Value of Estate £467 0s 2d.

 

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PRIVATE was the daughter of Frederick John HAMILTON and Norah HAYDEN. She and Geoffrey Clifford Charles THORNTON had the following children:

 

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Third Generation

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Charles William THORNTON, c. 1920, age 38

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Charles William THORNTON, son of Charles Robert THORNTON and Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH, was born on 3 December 1882 in St George in the East, London E. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney, London E.1 He was a Company Secretary in London. He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 18.2 On 31 March 1901 he was a Wharf Clerk aged 18.2 He married Minnie Alice BONFIELD on 26 August 1911 in Dalston, London E. The marriage was witnessed by Laurence Reginald HARRISON and Jane Elizabeth BONFIELD. The ceremony was conducted by W R GORDON-TAYLOR. In 1913 he lived in Dalston. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Kenton, Middx. On 29 September 1939 he was a Company Secretary. On 1 January 1950 he lived in Kenton. He died from Haemothorax Spontaneous and unresolved pneumonia on 23 March 1950 in Hillingdon, Middx aged 67.3 He had his estate probated on 3 June 1950 in Kensington, London SW. Value of Estate £2,675 12s 8d.

 

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Minnie Alice BONFIELD

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Minnie Alice BONFIELD, daughter of Henry BONFIELD and Rachel COTTINGHAM, was born on 4 October 1888 in Islington, London N. She was a Clothiers Clerk in London. In 1891 she lived in Islington. She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 2.4 She appeared in the census in 1901 in Hackney, London E.5 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Dalston. In 1911 she was a Typist. In 1913 she lived in Dalston. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Kenton. She was a beneficiary of the will of Charles William THORNTON on 3 June 1950 in Kensington. She died from Heart attack on 3 April 1981 in Molesey, Surrey. Council Nursing Home. She and Charles William THORNTON had the following children:

 

 

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Frederick John HAMILTON, c. 1936, age 32

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Frederick John HAMILTON, son of William Graham HAMILTON and Esther Caroline CLEEVE, was born on 21 December 1904 in Southsea, Hants. He was baptised on 27 January 1905 in Southsea. The ceremony was conducted by L Victor Edwards. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney, Hants aged 6. He married Norah HAYDEN on 21 September 1926 in Southsea. The marriage was witnessed by Anne Margaret HAYDEN and Ethel Louisa HAMILTON. The ceremony was conducted by Michael J Sexton. In 1928 he was a Restaurant Chef in Southsea. In 1928 he lived in Landport, Hants. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Southsea. On 29 September 1939 he was a Hotel Cook, Queens Hotel in Southsea. In 1949 he lived in Eastney.6 In 1951 he lived in Eastney.7 In 1970 he lived in Southsea. He died from Bronchopneumonia on 3 April 1972 in Portsmouth, Hants.3 He had his estate probated on 14 July 1972 in Winchester, Hants. Value of Estate £7,224.

 

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Norah HAYDEN

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Norah HAYDEN, daughter of Patrick HAYDEN and Catherine SHANNON, was born on 12 September 1899 in Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland. 06.30 hrs. Norah was baptised on 17 September 1899 in Blackrock. She was a Chambermaid. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.8 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown, Co Dublin, Ireland.9 On 29 September 1939 she lived in Southsea. She died on 2 June 1992 in Epsom, Surrey. She and Frederick John HAMILTON had the following children:

 

 

 

Frederick HAMILTON (1926-2010). Frederick was born on 11 December 1926 in Southsea. He married Janet Celia PITHER Q1 1962 in Aldershot, Hants. From 2002 to 2010 he lived in Rotherwick, Hants. He died from Stroke on 25 November 2010 in Rotherwick. He had his estate probated on 26 August 2011 in Winchester.

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Fourth Generation

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Charles Robert THORNTON, son of Richard THORNTON and Margaret SCANLAN, was born Q2 1856 in Bermondsey, London SE. In 1871 he was an Errand Boy.10 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark, London SE aged 14.11 On 2 April 1871 he was an Errand Boy aged 14.11 From 12 January 1875 to 10 February 1880 he was a Lighterman in Bermondsey.1 Served under Mastership of John Johnson. Charles married Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH on 28 March 1880 in Bermondsey. The marriage was witnessed by Henry WOOD and Rebecca FORDHAM. In 1881 he was a Lighterman.12 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 24.13 On 3 April 1881 he was a Lighterman aged 24.13 On 4 December 1888 he was a Lighterman.14 On 4 December 1888 he lived in Wapping, London E.14 He appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney, London E.1 On 18 April 1893 he was a Lighterman.15 On 18 April 1893 he lived in Wapping.15 On 2 June 1895 he was a Lighterman.14 On 2 June 1895 he lived in Wapping.14 On 24 October 1897 he was a Lighterman.14 On 24 October 1897 he lived in Wapping.14 On 10 October 1899 he was a Lighterman.14 On 10 October 1899 he lived in Wapping.14 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East, London E aged 44.2 On 31 March 1901 he was a Lighterman aged 44.2 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. Charles died Q2 1929 in West Ham, London E.

 

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Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH, daughter of William GOLDSMITH and Esther Ann BATCHELDER, was born Q4 1857 in Blackfriars, London EC. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Bermondsey aged 14.16 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 23.13 On 4 December 1888 she lived in Wapping.14 She appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney.1 On 18 April 1893 she lived in Wapping.15 On 24 October 1897 she lived in Wapping.14 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 43.2 She and Charles Robert THORNTON had the following children:

 

 

 

Emily THORNTON (1881- ). Emily was born Q1 1881 in Bermondsey. She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 1 month.13 She appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney.1 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 20.2

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Charles William THORNTON (1882-1950)

 

 

Richard THORNTON (1886- ). Richard was born between 1 October 1886 and 31 December 1886 in St George in the East. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney.1 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 14.2 On 31 March 1901 he was a Wharf Messenger aged 14.2

 

 

John James THORNTON (1888- ). John was born on 21 October 1888 in St George in the East.14 He was baptised on 4 December 1888 in Wapping.14 On 4 December 1888 he lived in Wapping.14 He appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney.1 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 12.2 He married Ethel M OWERS Q3 1917 in West Ham. On 29 September 1939 he lived in East Ham, London E. On 29 September 1939 he was a Foreman, Stamp Pad Makers. He married Elizabeth EADES Q4 1948 in Harrow, Middx. In 1950 he lived in Harrow.

 

 

William THORNTON (1891- ). William was born between 1 January 1891 and 31 March 1891 in London, St George in the East. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Stepney.1 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 10.2

 

 

Henry THORNTON (1893- ). Henry was born on 11 March 1893 in St George in the East.14 He was baptised on 18 April 1893 in Wapping.15 On 18 April 1893 he lived in Wapping.15 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 8.2 On 29 September 1939 he lived in Southwark. On 29 September 1939 he was a Wharf Labourer.

 

 

Herbert THORNTON (1895- ). Herbert was born on 9 April 1895 in St George in the East.14 He was baptised on 2 June 1895 in Wapping.17 On 2 June 1895 he lived in Wapping.14 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 6.2

 

 

Victor Arthur Edward THORNTON (1897-1981). Victor was born on 10 September 1897 in St George in the East.14 He was baptised on 24 October 1897 in Wapping.18 On 24 October 1897 he lived in Wapping.19 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 3.2 He married Clarice Emma M KIRBY Q3 1925 in West Ham. He died Q1 1981 in Colchester, Essex.

 

 

Agnes THORNTON (1899-1969). Agnes was born on 26 July 1899 in St George in the East.14 She was baptised on 10 October 1899 in Wapping.20 On 10 October 1899 she lived in Wapping.14 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in St George in the East aged 1.2 She died between 1 January 1969 and 31 March 1969 in Barking, Essex aged 69.

 

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Henry BONFIELD, c. 1910, age 53

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Henry BONFIELD, son of Robert BONFIELD and Elizabeth ANDERSON, was born between 1 October 1857 and 5 December 1857 in Walkern, Herts. He was baptised on 6 December 1857 in Walkern.21 He appeared in the census in 1861 in Walkern.22 He appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington, London N.10 In 1871 he was a Van Guard.10 In 1881 he was a Contractors Carman.12 He appeared in the census in 1881 in Islington.12 On 1 January 1888 he lived in Clerkenwell, London EC. He married Rachel COTTINGHAM on 1 January 1888 in Clerkenwell. The marriage was witnessed by Jane Cottingham and James Williams. He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 33.4 On 5 April 1891 he was a Coal Carman aged 33.4 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Henry appeared in the census in 1901 in Hackney, London E.5 He appeared in the census in 1911 in Dalston, London E. In 1911 he was a Carman. He witnessed the marriage of Laurence Reginald HARRISON and Jane Elizabeth BONFIELD on 3 July 1915 in Dalston. He died Q1 1925 in Hackney aged 68.

 

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Rachel COTTINGHAM, c. 1910, age 44

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Rachel COTTINGHAM, daughter of John COTTINGHAM and Jane STEAD, was born on 20 September 1866 in Islington. On 20 September 1866 she lived in Islington. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 5.23 On 1 January 1888 she lived in London EC. She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 24.4 She appeared in the census in 1901 in Hackney.5 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Dalston. She died Q3 1921 in Hackney aged 54. She and Henry BONFIELD had the following children:

 

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Minnie Alice BONFIELD (1888-1981)

 

 

Jane Elizabeth BONFIELD (1890-1978). Jane was born on 6 September 1890 in Islington. She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 7 months.4 She appeared in the census in 1901 in Hackney.5 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Dalston. In 1911 she was a Publisher's Clerk. She witnessed the marriage of Charles William THORNTON and Minnie Alice BONFIELD on 26 August 1911 in Dalston. In 1915 she lived in Dalston. In 1915 she was a Housekeeper. She married Laurence Reginald HARRISON on 3 July 1915 in Dalston. The marriage was witnessed by Henry BONFIELD and Frank Grist HARRISON. The ceremony was conducted by Charles G Thornely. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Ilford, Essex. In 1978 she lived in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex. She died from Bronchopneumonia on 27 September 1978 in Southend-On-Sea, Essex.3 She had her estate probated on 28 November 1978 in London. Value of Estate £23,306.

 

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William Graham HAMILTON, c. 1900, age 34

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William Graham HAMILTON, son of John Graham HAMILTON and Louisa KITCHEN, was born on 3 January 1866 in Lewisham, London SE.12 He appeared in the census in 1871 in Erith, Kent.10 In 1881 he was a Plumber.12 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 15.24 On 3 April 1881 he was a Plumber aged 15.24 On 4 August 1886 he was a Labourer. On 4 August 1886 he was Church of England. He was described as 5' 7" tall, fresh complexion, Brown hair, Blue eyes on 4 August 1886. He was described as Scar on back R Hand and Scar on LHS of forehead on 4 August 1886. His Service Record was 'Enlisted in Royal Marines, Artillery Division' on 4 August 1886 in London. Register No. 3034

Enlisted by Lt Col WD Welch

William's Service Record was 'Served at RMA Depot' between 4 August 1886 and 23 March 1887 in Walmer, Kent. Character described as VG

Ability described as VG. William's Service Record was 'Rank: Private' between 4 August 1886 and 7 June 1887. His Service Record was 'Stationed at RM (illegibile)' between 24 March 1887 and 7 June 1887. Character described as VG

Ability described as VG. William's Service Record was 'Served in RM Artillery' between 8 June 1887 and 6 September 1888. Characrer described as VG

Ability described as Good. William's Service Record was 'Rank: Gunner' between 8 June 1887 and 3 August 1907. His Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 4 August 1888. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Monarch' between 7 September 1888 and 13 May 1890. Character described as VG or Good

Ability described as VG. William's Service Record was 'Deprived Good Conduct Badge' on 6 May 1890. His Service Record was 'Served in RM Artillery' between 14 May 1890 and 19 July 1890. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Medea' between 20 July 1890 and 11 September 1890. Character described as Good. William's Service Record was 'Served in RM Artillery' between 12 September 1890 and 20 March 1891. Character described as Good. William's Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 6 November 1890. In 1891 he was a Gunner.1 His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Northampton' between 21 March 1891 and 6 April 1893. Character described as Good/VG. William appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 25.25 On 5 April 1891 he was a Royal Marine Artillery aged 25.25 His Service Record was 'Served in RM Artillery' between 7 April 1893 and 10 July 1893. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Alexandra' between 11 July 1893 and 14 August 1893. Character described as Good. William's Service Record was 'Deprived Good Conduct Badge' on 14 August 1893. His Service Record was 'Served in RM Artillery' between 15 August 1893 and 3 August 1907. Character described as VG

Ability described as Good/VG. William's Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 14 February 1894. He married Esther Caroline CLEEVE on 17 March 1894 in Portsmouth, Hants. The marriage was witnessed by Louisa LACEY and H W Lodder. In 1895 he lived in Southsea, Hants. His Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 14 February 1896. His Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 1 August 1898. In 1901 he was a Gunner RMA Groom in Portsmouth.5 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Eastney, Hants aged 35.26 On 31 March 1901 he was a Gunner RMA Groom aged 35.26 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. William's Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 31 July 1904. On 27 January 1905 he lived in Eastney. On 27 January 1905 he was a Gunner, RMA. On 10 April 1906 he lived in Eastney.27 His Service Record was 'Discharged the service' on 3 August 1907 in Eastney. 21 years' service completed. William's Service Record was 'Transferred to Royal Fleet Reserve' on 10 August 1907. Circa 1908 he was a Milkman in Eastney. On 20 July 1909 he lived in Eastney.28 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 45. On 2 April 1911 he was a Marine Pensioner and Milk Carter aged 45. Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. William was British. On 11 April 1911 he lived in Eastney.27 His Service Record was 'Awarded Long Service and Good Conduct Medal' on 31 March 1916. His Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 28 July 1916. His Service Record was 'Demobilised' on 30 August 1916 in Eastney. On 5 April 1921 he lived in Eastney.27 On 29 September 1939 he lived in Eastney. On 29 September 1939 he was a Marine Pensioner. He died on 20 June 1943. He was buried in Southsea.

 

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Esther Caroline CLEEVE

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Esther Caroline CLEEVE (also known as Hester C), daughter of John CLEEVE and Louisa LACEY, was born on 21 October 1867 in Soberton, Hants. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 3.29 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Eastney aged 32.26 On 27 January 1905 she lived in Eastney. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 44. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Eastney. She died on 19 October 1943. Buried in Highland Road Cemetery. Esther was buried in Southsea. She and William Graham HAMILTON had the following children:

 

 

 

William Charles HAMILTON (1894-1972). William was born on 7 September 1894 in Portsmouth.3 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Eastney aged 6.26 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 16. On 2 April 1911 he was a Milkman aged 16. Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. On 7 October 1912 William was Church of England aged 18. On 7 October 1912 he was a Boilerman. On 7 October 1912 he lived in Landport, Hants. He was described as 5' 8 3/4" tall, Dark complexion on 7 October 1912. He was described as Hazel eyes, Brown hair on 7 October 1912. His Service Record was 'Enlisted' on 7 October 1912 in Eastney aged 18. His Service Record was 'Rank: Private, Royal Marines' on 7 October 1912. His Service Record was 'Stationed at RM Artillery' between 7 October 1912 and 30 October 1913. His Service Record was 'Rank: Gunner 2nd class' on 28 August 1913. His Service Record was 'Rank: Gunner' on 6 October 1913. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Ajax' between 31 October 1913 and 10 March 1919. HMS Ajax: King George V class battleship. William's Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 7 October 1914. His Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 6 October 1918. His Service Record was 'Stationed at RM Artillery' between 11 March 1919 and 19 November 1920. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Emperor of India' between 20 November 1920 and 31 March 1921 in Mediterranean. HMS Emporer of India: Iron Duke class battleship. William's Service Record was 'Served on HMS Benbow' between 1 April 1921 and 7 March 1923 in Mediterranean. HMS Benbow: Iron Duke class battleship. William's Service Record was 'Stationed at RM Artillery' between 8 March 1923 and 21 June 1923. In April 1923 he lived in Portsmouth. In April 1923 he was a Gunner, Royal Marines Artillery in Portsmouth aged 28. Service No. 13113. William married Elsie Eva JEFFERY on 9 April 1923 in Portsmouth when he was 28 and she was 21. The marriage was witnessed by J P Jeffery and J T Murphy. The ceremony was conducted by Patrick O'Leary. His Service Record was 'Stationed ar RM' between 22 June 1923 and 31 August 1926 in Portsmouth. His Service Record was 'Awarded Good Conduct Badge' on 7 October 1925. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Revenge' between 1 September 1926 and 19 August 1927 in Mediterranean. HMS Revenge: Revenge class Battleship. William's Service Record was 'Stationed at RM' between 20 August 1927 and 16 September 1927 in Portsmouth. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Victory' between 17 September 1927 and 18 December 1927 in Portsmouth. His Service Record was 'Stationed at RM' between 19 December 1927 and 5 October 1931. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS ??' between 6 October 1931 and 8 August 1932. His Service Record was 'Served on HMS Cairo' between 9 August 1932 and 6 January 1933. HMS Cairo: C class Light Cruiser. William's Service Record was 'Stationed at RM' between 7 January 1933 and 5 October 1933. He was described as 5' 10" tall, Dark complexion on 5 October 1933. His Service Record was 'Discharged the service' on 6 October 1933. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Southsea. On 29 September 1939 he was a Constable, Royal Marines Police. In 1949 he lived in Southsea.6 Circa 1950 he was a Constable, Admiralty Civil Police in Portsmouth. In 1951 he lived in Southsea.7 He died from Bronchopneumonia & Generalised Arteriosclerosis on 1 October 1972 in Southsea aged 78.3

 

 

Harry Graham HAMILTON (1895-1909). Harry was born on 9 November 1895 in Southsea. He was baptised on 15 March 1896 in Southsea. He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Eastney aged 5.26 He died from Epilepsy, Epileptic fit on 20 July 1909 in Portsmouth aged 13.3

 

 

Victor Harold HAMILTON (1898-1976). Victor was born on 11 April 1898 in Portsmouth. He was baptised on 29 April 1898 in Milton, Hants. He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Eastney aged 2.26 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 12. On 2 April 1911 he was a School Newsboy aged 12. His military ID was Service No. 213380 / RMA 13380 from 17 March 1913 to 10 April 1937.30 He served in the military from 17 March 1913 to 10 April 1937 (Royal Marines Artillery). From 17 March 1913 to 10 April 1916 he was a Bugler, Royal Marines Artillery in Eastney.30 From 11 April 1916 to 10 April 1937 he was a Gunner, Royal Marines Artillery. He married Catherine (HAMILTON) on 6 January 1920. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Fratton, Hants. On 29 September 1939 he was a Royal Marine Pensioner. In 1949 he lived in Buckland, Hants.6 In 1951 he lived in Buckland.7 Circa 1970 he was a Publican in Milton. He died Q1 1976 in Hampshire, South East.

 

 

Ethel Louisa HAMILTON (1900-1990). Ethel was born on 27 March 1900 in Portsmouth. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Eastney aged 1.26 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 11. She married Harold Leslie SPENCER between 1 October 1925 and 31 December 1925 in Portsmouth. She witnessed the marriage of Frederick John HAMILTON and Norah HAYDEN on 21 September 1926 in Southsea. In 1943 she lived in Eastney. She died Q2 1990 in Hampshire.

 

 

Florence HAMILTON (1901-1991). Florence was born on 8 September 1901 in Portsmouth. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 9. She married Reginald Claude WOODTHORPE Q3 1927 in Portsmouth. In 1929 she lived in Spittlegate, Lincs. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Norton-Radstock, Somerset. In 1976 she lived in Southsea.31 In 1991 she lived in Southsea. She died on 26 March 1991 in Southsea. She had her estate probated on 29 April 1991 in Winchester, Hants. Value of Estate <= £115,000.

 

 

Edward James HAMILTON (1903- ). Edward was born Q2 1903 in Portsmouth. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 7. In 1921 he lived in Ropley, Hants. From 1925 to 1929 he lived in Ropley. He married Ivy Ann WILLIAMS Q3 1926 in Amesbury, Wilts. On 29 September 1939 he was a Public Works Contractor & Heavy Labourer. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Norton-Radstock.

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Frederick John HAMILTON (1904-1972)

 

 

Albert HAMILTON (1906-1985). Albert was born Q3 1906 in Portsmouth. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 4. He married Marjorie Edith Mary O'NEILL Q2 1943 in Portsmouth. He died in August 1985 in Portsmouth.

 

 

Elsie HAMILTON (1909-1982). Elsie was born on 7 June 1909 in Portsmouth. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Eastney aged 1. She married Stephen John COURTNEY Q4 1930 in Portsmouth. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Walmer. She died Q1 1982 in Dover, Kent.

 

 

Ronald Cleeve HAMILTON (1912-1984). Ronald was born on 2 March 1912 in Portsmouth. He married Ivy Kathleen MESSER Q2 1933 in Portsmouth. In 1980 he was a Baker.3 In 1984 he lived in Wootton, Isle of Wight.3 He died from Asphyxia due to carbon monoxide poisoning (Suicide) on 12 August 1984 in Newport, Isle of Wight.3

 

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Patrick HAYDEN, c. 1926, age 58

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Patrick HAYDEN (also known as Patrick HADEN), son of Patrick HAYDEN and Mary CHATHAM, was born on 14 May 1868 in Blackrock, Co Dublin, Ireland. On 17 September 1894 he lived in Blackrock. He married Catherine SHANNON on 17 September 1894 in Booterstown, Blackrock, Co Dublin. The marriage was witnessed by William McMullen and Mary McMullen.32 On 5 July 1896 he was a Labourer, Bricklayer.32 In 1901 he was a General Labourer.8 In 1901 he was Roman Catholic.8 He appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.8 He appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown, Co Dublin, Ireland.9 In 1911 he was Roman Catholic.9 In 1911 he was a General Labourer.9 He witnessed the death of Catherine SHANNON on 2 April 1919 in Rathdown, Blackrock, Co. Dublin.32 He witnessed the death of Delia WOLFE on 17 November 1919 in Rathdown.32 He died on 12 September 1928 in Dun Laoghaire, Co. Dublin, Ireland. Alternative date is 03/12/1928. Patrick was buried in Blackrock.

 

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Catherine SHANNON (also known as Kate SHANNON), daughter of Joseph (John) SHANNON and Margaret MCCANN, was born on 12 April 1867 in Dublin, Co. Dublin, Ireland. She married William WOLFE on 7 November 1887 in Rathdown. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas Pender and Mary Roche.32 She witnessed the death of William WOLFE on 5 September 1890 in Rathdown.32 On 17 September 1894 she lived in Booterstown. In 1901 she was a Charwoman.8 She appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.8 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown.9 In 1911 she was a Charwoman.9 She died from Bronchitis and Cardiac Syncope on 2 April 1919 in Rathdown. The death was witnessed by Patrick HAYDEN.32 She was buried in Blackrock. Grave number 38-0-west.

 

 

William WOLFE (also known as William WOLF) was born circa 1865 in Rathdown. On 7 November 1887 he was a Labourer.32 He died from Hepatitis and Enteric Fever (Typhoid) on 5 September 1890 in Rathdown. The death was witnessed by Catherine SHANNON.32 He and Catherine SHANNON had the following children:

 

 

 

Delia WOLFE (1888-1919). Delia was born on 31 May 1888 in Rathdown.32 She appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.5 Illiterate. On 20 January 1919 Delia lived in Kingstown.33 She married James FITZPATRICK on 20 January 1919 in Rathdown.34 She died from Eclampsia and Cardiac Syncope on 17 November 1919 in Rathdown. The death was witnessed by Patrick HAYDEN.32

 

 

Bridget WOLFE (1890- ). Bridget was born on 31 July 1890 in Blackrock.32 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown.9 In 1911 she was a Servant.9 She married George (WOLFE).

 

 

Patrick HAYDEN and Catherine SHANNON had the following children:

 

 

 

Eliza HAYDEN (1896-1970). Eliza was born on 5 July 1896 in Rathdown. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.8 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown.9 On 29 September 1939 she lived in Malling, Kent. She died Q3 1970 in Maidstone, Kent. She married Michael Patrick KEHILY.

 

 

Kate HAYDEN (1896-c. 1896). Kate was born on 5 July 1896 in Rathdown. She died circa 1896.

 

 

Patrick HAYDEN (1897-c. 1967). Patrick was born on 2 February 1897 in Rathdown. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.8 He appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown.9 He died circa 1967. He married Mary FITZSIMONS.

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Norah HAYDEN (1899-1992)

 

 

Anne Margaret HAYDEN (1899-1974). Anne was born on 12 September 1899 in Blackrock. 06.50 Hrs. Anne was baptised on 17 September 1899 in Blackrock. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Blackrock.8 She appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown.9 She witnessed the marriage of Frederick John HAMILTON and Norah HAYDEN on 21 September 1926 in Southsea. She married Frank William John MATTHEWS between 1 April 1928 and 30 June 1928 in Carshalton, Surrey. She died in 1974 in Sutton.

 

 

Christopher Joseph HAYDEN (1901-1959). Christopher was born on 6 December 1901 in Blackrock. He appeared in the census in 1911 in Kingstown.9 He married Kathleen MCKENNA on 28 November 1929 in Drumgowna, Co. Louth, Ireland. He died on 18 January 1959 in Dun Laoghaire. He was buried in Blackrock.

Fifth Generation

16.

Richard THORNTON, son of Richard THORNTON and Elizabeth RICHARDSON, was born on 28 June 1812 in Southwark, London SE.35 He was baptised on 12 July 1812 in Southwark.35 He was a Cooper, Lighterman in London. He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Bermondsey, London SE.36 On 6 June 1841 he was a Carman.36 He married Margaret SCANLAN on 3 July 1842 in Lambeth, London SE.35 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark aged 59.11 On 2 April 1871 he was a Labourer & Lighterman aged 59.11 He died Q3 1884 in Southwark.

 

17.

Margaret SCANLAN was born circa 1821 in Deptford, London SE. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark aged 50.11 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Southwark aged 70.37 On 5 April 1891 she was a Charing in Southwark.37 She died Q4 1891 in Southwark aged 70. She and Richard THORNTON had the following children:

 

 

 

Elizabeth THORNTON (c. 1842- ). Elizabeth was born circa 1842 in Southwark. She married Patrick DONOVAN between 1 July 1863 and 30 September 1863 in St George the Martyr, Southwark. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark aged 29.11 On 2 April 1871 she was a Furrier aged 29.11 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 39.38 On 3 April 1881 she was a Furrier aged 39.38

 

 

Katherine THORNTON (c. 1843- ). Katherine was born circa 1843 in Bermondsey. She appeared in the census in 1861 in Southwark.

 

 

Richard William THORNTON (1846-1920). Richard was born Q2 1846 in Bermondsey.35 He married Amelia PITTS Q2 1870 in Southwark. He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 35.39 On 3 April 1881 he was a Fellmonger in Bermondsey.39 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Bermondsey aged 45.40 On 5 April 1891 he was a General Labourer in Bermondsey.40 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Richard appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Bermondsey aged 54.41 On 31 March 1901 he was a General Labourer in Bermondsey.41 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. Richard appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Bermondsey aged 65. On 2 April 1911 he was a Fellmonger in Bermondsey. Industry or Service with which worker is connected: Leather Works

Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. Richard died Q3 1920 in Bermondsey.35

 

 

Henry THORNTON (1851-1911). Henry was born Q2 1851 in Bermondsey. In 1871 he was a Drover.10 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark aged 19.11 On 2 April 1871 he was a Drover aged 19.11 He married Ann(ie) KING Q1 1875 in Lambeth. He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 29.42 On 3 April 1881 he was a Drover aged 29.42 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Bermondsey aged 38.43 On 5 April 1891 he was a Skin Market general labourer aged 38.43 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Henry appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Bermondsey aged 49.44 On 31 March 1901 he was a Skinner of Fur aged 49.44 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. Henry died Q1 1911 in Southwark aged 59.

 

 

John James THORNTON (1853- ). John was born between 1 April 1853 and 30 June 1853 in Bermondsey. In 1871 he was an Errand Boy.10 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark aged 17.11 On 2 April 1871 he was an Errand Boy aged 17.11

8

 

Charles Robert THORNTON (1856-1929)

 

 

Emma THORNTON (1860- ). Emma was born Q4 1860 in Bermondsey. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Southwark aged 10.11 On 2 April 1871 she was a Scholar aged 10.11 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 21.39 On 3 April 1881 she was a Laundress in Bermondsey.39

 

18.

William GOLDSMITH45 was born in 1834 (calculated) in Lambeth.16 He was a Bricklayer. He married Esther Ann BATCHELDER in 1856 in London. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Bermondsey aged 36.16 On 2 April 1871 he was a Plasterer aged 36.16

 

19.

Esther Ann BATCHELDER, daughter of Robert BATCHELDER and Mary TONG, was born Q2 1841 in St Pancras, London NW.16 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Shadwell, London E aged 9.46 On 30 March 1851 she was a Scholar aged 9.46 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Shoreditch, London E aged 20.47 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Bermondsey aged 30.16 She and William GOLDSMITH had the following children:

 

9

 

Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH (1857- )

 

 

Esther GOLDSMITH (1869- ). Esther was born between 1 January 1869 and 31 March 1869 in Southwark. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Bermondsey aged 2.16 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Bermondsey aged 11.13 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 11.13

 

20.

Robert BONFIELD,48 son of William BONFIELD and Mary SADLER, was born between 1 July 1838 and 15 September 1838 in Walkern, Herts.12 He was baptised on 16 September 1838 in Walkern. He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 2.49 He married Elizabeth ANDERSON on 10 September 1857 in Walkern. On 6 December 1857 he was a Groom in Walkern.21 He appeared in the census in 1861 in Walkern.22 In 1861 he was a Groom.22 He appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington, London N.10 In 1871 he was a Railway Carman.10 In 1881 he was a Railway Labourer.12 He appeared in the census in 1881 in Islington.12 In 1891 he was a Machine Fitter.1 He appeared in the census in 1891 in Islington.1 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Wood Green, London N aged 63.50 On 31 March 1901 he was an Engineer's Labourer aged 63.50 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. Robert appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Wood Green aged 72. On 2 April 1911 he was an Old Age Pensioner aged 72. He died Q4 1915 in Edmonton, London N aged 77.

 

21.

Elizabeth ANDERSON48 was born between 1 July 1838 and 30 September 1838 in Hertford, Herts. She appeared in the census in 1861 in Walkern.22 In 1861 she was a Straw Plaiter.22 She appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington.10 She appeared in the census in 1881 in Islington.12 She appeared in the census in 1891 in Islington.1 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Wood Green aged 63.50 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Wood Green aged 72. She died Q4 1912 in Edmonton aged 73. She and Robert BONFIELD had the following children:

 

10

 

Henry BONFIELD (1857-1925)

 

 

David BONFIELD (1858-1883). David was born between 1 October 1858 and 31 December 1858 in Walkern. He was baptised on 6 February 1859 in Walkern. He appeared in the census in 1861 in Walkern.22 He appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington.10 He died between 1 January 1883 and 3 March 1883 in London.

 

 

Jane BONFIELD (1860-c. 1865). Jane was born Q1 1860 in Walkern. She was christened on 1 April 1860 in Walkern.48 She appeared in the census in 1861 in Walkern.22 She died circa 1865 in Walkern.

 

 

James BONFIELD (1863-1926). James was born Q2 1863 in Islington. He was a Coal Porter. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington.10 He married Ellen GUINEA Q2 1887 in Islington. He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 28.51 On 5 April 1891 he was a Porter aged 28.51 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. James appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Islington aged 37.52 On 31 March 1901 he was a General Labourer aged 37.52 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. James appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Tottenham, London N aged 48. On 2 April 1911 he was a Coal Agent aged 48. Industry or Service with which worker is connected: Coal

Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Employer. James was British. He died Q1 1926 in Edmonton aged 62.

 

 

Robert George BONFIELD (1868-c. 1918). Robert was born between 1 July 1868 and 30 September 1868 in Islington. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington.10 In 1881 he was a Railway Van Guard.12 He appeared in the census in 1881 in Islington.12 He married Alice Maud Mary JOHNSON between 1 April 1894 and 30 June 1894 in Islington. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Tottenham.5 In 1901 he was a Soldier.5 He emigrated from Liverpool, Merseyside to Quebec, Canada on 20 June 1907 aged 40. On board SS Canada. On 20 June 1907 Robert was a Joiner aged 40. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Tottenham aged 45. On 2 April 1911 he was a Coal Porter aged 45. Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. Robert died circa 1918 in Tottenham. He was buried on 27 November 1918 in Islington.19

 

 

Susan BONFIELD (1869-1951). Susan was born on 23 November 1869 in Islington. She appeared in the census in 1871 in Islington.10 She appeared in the census in 1881 in Islington.12 She married George Henry FISH Q4 1887 in Holborn, London EC. She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 21.53 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Islington aged 31.54 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in East Ham, London E aged 41. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Hornchurch, Essex. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Hornchurch. She died Q4 1951 in Brentwood, Essex aged 81.

 

 

Jane BONFIELD (1871- ). Jane was born between 1 July 1871 and 30 September 1871 in Islington. She appeared in the census in 1881 in Islington.12 She appeared in the census in 1891 in Islington.1 In 1891 she was a Domestic Servant.1

 

22.

John COTTINGHAM was born in 1825 (calculated) in Maxey, Northants.23 He was a Railway Worker. He married Jane STEAD Q4 1847 in Otley, W Yorks. He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Helpston, Northants aged 26.55 On 30 March 1851 he was a Railway Labourer aged 26.55 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 47.23 On 2 April 1871 he was a Contractor Foreman aged 47.23 He died Q1 1874 in Islington aged 49.

 

23.

Jane STEAD was born in 1828 (calculated) in Weeton, E Yorks.23 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Helpston aged 25.55 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 42.23 She married James William SMITHERINGALE Q1 1875 in Islington. She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Islington aged 49.56 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 58.57 She died Q4 1910 in Islington aged 82. She and John COTTINGHAM had the following children:

 

 

 

Elizabeth COTTINGHAM (1849?- ). Elizabeth was born in 1849 (calculated) in Helpston.55 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Helpston aged 1.55

 

 

Thomas COTTINGHAM (1851?- ). Thomas was born in 1851 (calculated) in Woodcraft, Northants.23 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 19.23 On 2 April 1871 he was a Labourer aged 19.23

 

 

Mary A COTTINGHAM (1856?- ). Mary was born in 1856 (calculated) in Dudley Hill, W Yorks.23 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 14.23 On 2 April 1871 she was a Fancy Milliner aged 14.23

 

 

Harriet COTTINGHAM (1858- ). Harriet was born Q4 1858 in Islington.23 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 13.23

 

 

John COTTINGHAM (1860?- ). John was born in 1860 (calculated) in Islington.23 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 10.23

 

 

Sarah Jane COTTINGHAM (1863- ). Sarah was born Q2 1863 in Islington.23 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 8.23

11

 

Rachel COTTINGHAM (1866-1921)

 

 

Minnie Alice COTTINGHAM (1868?- ). Minnie was born in 1868 (calculated) in Islington.23 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Islington aged 2.23 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Islington aged 13.56 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 13.56 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 22.57

 

 

Ada Isabella COTTINGHAM (1871-1909). Ada was born Q4 1871 in Islington.56 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Islington aged 9.56 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 9.56 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 20.57 She married Walter SPICER Q4 1891 in Islington. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Stoke Newington, London E aged 29.58 She died Q2 1909 in Stoke Newington aged 37.

 

 

James William SMITHERINGALE was born in 1843 (calculated) in Maxey.56 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Maxey aged 7.59 On 30 March 1851 he was a Scholar aged 7.59 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Islington aged 40.56 On 3 April 1881 he was a Labourer aged 40.56 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 48.57 On 5 April 1891 he was a Railway Wagon Examiner aged 48.57 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. James died Q1 1914 in Islington aged 71. He and Jane STEAD had the following children:

 

 

 

William C FRY (1880?- ). William was born in 1880 (calculated) in Ingatestone, Herts.57 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Islington aged 10.57 On 5 April 1891 he was a Scholar aged 10.57

 

24.

John Graham HAMILTON was born Q2 1840 in Southwark. He married Louisa KITCHEN on 29 February 1864 in Lewisham, London SE.60 In 1871 he was a Bootmaker.10 He appeared in the census in 1871 in Erith, Kent.10 In 1881 he was a Shoe Maker and Leather Cutter.12 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 40.24 On 3 April 1881 he was a Shoe Maker and Letter Carrier aged 40.24 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 49.25 On 5 April 1891 he was a Bootmaker aged 49.25 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. John appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Erith aged 60.61 On 31 March 1901 he was a Postman aged 60.61 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. John appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Abbey Wood, London SE aged 70. On 2 April 1911 he was a GPO Pensioner aged 70.

 

25.

Louisa KITCHEN, daughter of Thomas Samuel KITCHEN and Sarah DEAR, was born Q4 1840 in Walworth, London SE. She was baptised on 25 October 1840 in Camberwell, London SE.60 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Peckham, London SE.36 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Camberwell.62 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Lewisham aged 20.63 On 7 April 1861 she was a Domestic Servant aged 20.63 She appeared in the census in 1871 in Erith.10 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 40.24 In 1891 she was a Domestic Servant.1 She appeared in the census in 1891 in Dartford, Kent.1 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Erith aged 60.61 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Abbey Wood aged 70. She died Q4 1935 in Woolwich, London SE aged 95. She and John Graham HAMILTON had the following children:

 

 

 

John Edward HAMILTON (1864- ). John was born Q3 1864 in Lee, London SE. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Erith.10 In 1881 he was an Engine Fitter in London.12 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 16.24 On 3 April 1881 he was an Engine Fitter aged 16.24

12

 

William Graham HAMILTON (1866-1943)

 

 

Charles Thomas HAMILTON (1868-1959). Charles was born on 24 February 1868 in Erith. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Erith.10 In 1881 he was a Page Boy.12 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 13.24 On 3 April 1881 he was a Page Boy aged 13.24 He married Kate Gauntlett HOLLOWAY on 1 January 1891 in Dartford. He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Plumstead, London SE aged 26.64 On 5 April 1891 he was a Blacksmith aged 26.64 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Charles appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Plumstead aged 33.65 On 31 March 1901 he was a Blacksmith aged 33.65 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. Charles appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Abbey Wood aged 43. On 2 April 1911 he was a Blacksmith, Carriage Dept aged 43. Industry or Service with which worker is connected: Royal Arsenal

Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. On 29 September 1939 Charles lived in Hamworthy, Dorset. On 29 September 1939 he was a Blacksmith, retired. He died Q4 1959 in Sidcup, Kent.

 

 

Louisa HAMILTON (1870- ). Louisa was born Q2 1870 in Erith. She appeared in the census in 1871 in Erith.10 In 1881 she was a Scholar.12 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 10.24 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 10.24 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 20.66 On 5 April 1891 she was a General Servant aged 20.66

 

 

Elizabeth HAMILTON (1872-1959). Elizabeth was born on 14 July 1872 in Belvedere, Kent. She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 9.24 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 9.24 In 1891 she was a Domestic Servant in Dartford.1 In the service of George and Elizabeth Longcroft. Elizabeth appeared in the census in 1891 in Dartford.1 She married Thomas Stratton STORRAR on 1 September 1900 in Dartford. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Erith aged 29.67 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Erith aged 38. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Belvedere. She died Q1 1959 in Dartford aged 86.

 

 

Emily Laura HAMILTON (1874-1969). Emily was born on 19 July 1874 in Erith. She was baptised on 14 October 1874 in Erith. In 1881 she was a Scholar.12 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 6.24 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 6.24 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 15.25 On 5 April 1891 she was a Housekeeper aged 15.25 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Emily married William Robert MAKEPEACE Q2 1896 in Erith. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Woolwich aged 26.68 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Plumstead aged 36. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Woolwich. She died Q2 1969 in Greenwich, London SE.

 

 

Florence HAMILTON (1876-1954). Florence was born on 25 August 1876 in Belvedere. She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 4.24 She married Albert George NEWSTEAD Q3 1898 in Erith. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Erith.5 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Belvedere aged 34. She married James HALPIN Q2 1915 in Erith. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Abbey Wood. She died Q4 1954 in Woolwich aged 78.

 

 

Frederick James HAMILTON (1879- ). Frederick was born Q3 1879 in Erith. He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 1.24 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 12.25 On 5 April 1891 he was a Scholar aged 12.25 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Erith aged 21.61 On 31 March 1901 he was a Postman aged 21.61 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker.

 

 

Harry HAMILTON (1883- ). Harry was born Q1 1883 in Erith.25 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 9.25 On 5 April 1891 he was a Scholar aged 9.25 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Erith aged 18.61 On 31 March 1901 he was a Postman aged 18.61 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker.

 

26.

John CLEEVE, son of Stephen CLEEVE and Jane HOSKINS, was born Q3 1838 in Soberton, Hants.29,69 He was baptised on 9 September 1838 in Soberton.70 He was a Farm Labourer. He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Soberton aged 3.71 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 11.69 He married Louisa LACEY Q1 1866 in Droxford, Hants. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 29.29 On 2 April 1871 he was a Hay Traper aged 29.29 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 39.72 On 3 April 1881 he was a Hay Binder aged 39.72 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 49.73 On 5 April 1891 he was a Hay Trusser aged 49.73 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. John appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Soberton aged 59.74 On 31 March 1901 he was a Hay Trusser aged 59.74 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Own account. John appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Hambledon, Hants aged 69. On 2 April 1911 he was a Hay Tyer and Trusser aged 69. Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Worker. John died Q4 1918 in Droxford aged 77.

 

27.

Louisa LACEY (also known as Louisa LACY and Louise LACEY), daughter of Thomas LACEY and Caroline (LACEY), was born in 1842 (calculated) in Soberton.29 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 8.75 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 18.76 On 7 April 1861 she was a House Servant aged 18.76 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 28.29 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 38.72 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 48.73 She witnessed the marriage of William Graham HAMILTON and Esther Caroline CLEEVE on 17 March 1894 in Portsmouth, Hants. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Soberton aged 58.74 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Hambledon aged 68. She died Q4 1929 in Portsmouth aged 87. She and John CLEEVE had the following children:

 

13

 

Esther Caroline CLEEVE (1867-1943)

 

 

Ellen Emily CLEEVE (1869-1952). Ellen was born on 17 June 1869 in Soberton.29 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 1.29 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 11.72 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 11.72 She married Edward George WHITE Q3 1896 in Droxford. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Farlington, Hants aged 31.77 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Purbrook, Hants aged 41. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Waterlooville, Hants. She died Q1 1952 in Gosport, Hants aged 82.

 

 

John Frederick CLEEVE (1871-1946). John was born Q2 1871 in Soberton.72 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 9.72 On 3 April 1881 he was a Scholar aged 9.72 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 19.73 On 5 April 1891 he was a Hay Trusser aged 19.73 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. John married Martha Elizabeth ORME Q3 1901 in Chorlton, Lancs. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Wavertree, Lancs aged 40. On 2 April 1911 he was a Telegraphist aged 40. Industry or Service with which worker is connected: Civil Service. On 9 June 1927 John was a Telegraphist aged 57. On 9 June 1927 he lived in Wavertree. He emigrated from London to Adelaide, SA, Australia on 9 June 1927 aged 57. On board P&O Line SS Balranald. John died Q4 1946 in Gosport aged 75.

 

 

Louisa CLEEVE (1873?-1968). Louisa was born in 1873 (calculated) in Soberton.72 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 7.72 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 7.72 In 1968 she lived in Lovedean, Hants. She died on 21 September 1968 in Lovedean. She had her estate probated on 7 November 1968 in Winchester, Hants. Value of Estate £3,892.

 

 

Theresa CLEEVE (1875-1943). Theresa was born on 14 October 1875 in Soberton.72 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 5.78 On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar aged 5.72 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 15.73 On 5 April 1891 she was a Mother's Help aged 15.73 She married William CLAY Q2 1900 in Droxford. She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Hambledon aged 25.79 On 31 March 1901 she was a Mother's Help aged 25.79 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Droxford aged 35. On 29 September 1939 she lived in Rowlands Castle, Hants. On 29 September 1939 she was an Invalid. She died Q1 1943 in Petersfield, Hants aged 67.

 

 

James CLEEVE (1879-1963). James was born on 23 November 1879 in Soberton.72 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 1.72 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 11.73 On 5 April 1891 he was a Scholar aged 11.73 He married Annie Elizabeth COX Q4 1905 in Swindon, Wilts. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Portland, Dorset aged 31. On 2 April 1911 he was a Stoker, Chief Petty Officer aged 31. On 29 September 1939 he lived in Wyke Regis, Dorset. On 29 September 1939 he was a Beer Retailer. In 1963 he lived in Weymouth, Dorset. He died on 20 June 1963 in Weymouth aged 83. He had his estate probated on 12 September 1963 in Winchester. Value of Estate £591.

 

 

Albert CLEEVE (1882-1906). Albert was born Q1 1882 in Soberton.73 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 9.73 On 5 April 1891 he was a Scholar aged 9.73 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Soberton aged 19.74 On 31 March 1901 he was a Hay Trusser aged 19.74 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Own account. Albert died Q3 1906 in Steyning, W Sussex aged 24.

 

 

Frederick CLEEVE (1885-1906). Frederick was born Q1 1885 in Soberton.73 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 6.73 On 5 April 1891 he was a Scholar aged 6.73 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Soberton aged 16.74 On 31 March 1901 he was a Hay Trusser aged 16.74 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Own account. Frederick died Q4 1906 in Alverstoke, Hants aged 21.

 

28.

Patrick HAYDEN (also known as Patrick HADEN), son of Francis HAYDEN, was born. He married Mary CHATHAM on 25 January 1862 in Avoca, Co. Wicklow, Ireland.80 Witnesses were William Quinlan and Mary Courtney. In 1868 Patrick was a Labourer. In 1868 he lived in Rathdown, Blackrock, Co. Dublin. He married Ellen QUIRK on 23 May 1871 in Liverpool. aka "the Sailors Church". Patrick died from Fractured skull.

 

 

Ellen QUIRK was born circa 1853 in Ireland. She married Edward WILLIAMS on 12 November 1886 in Liverpool. She and Patrick HAYDEN had the following children:

 

 

 

Thomas Joseph HAYDEN (1872-1956). Thomas was born on 31 March 1872 in Liverpool. He married Ellen Jane FROST on 28 December 1898 in Landsdowne, Ontario, Canada. He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Ontario, Canada aged 23.81 He died on 24 November 1956 in Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

 

 

Francis Joseph HAYDEN (1875-1956). Francis was born on 20 June 1875 in Liverpool. He married Charlotte HANNEY on 22 May 1912 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He died on 29 August 1956 in Toronto.

 

 

Margaret May HAYDEN (1877-1918). Margaret was born on 16 December 1877 in Liverpool. She married Edward Gus CLARK on 3 July 1894 in Saginaw, Saginaw County, MI, USA. She died on 21 October 1918 in Chesaning, Saginaw County, MI, USA.

 

 

Bridget HAYDEN (c. 1881- ). Bridget was born circa 1881 in Liverpool. She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Liverpool aged 10.82 With William and Bridget Dunn. Bridget appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Liverpool aged 20.83 On 31 March 1901 she was an Ale Bottler aged 20.83 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker.

 

29.

Mary CHATHAM, daughter of Christy CHATHAM and Catherine (CHATHAM), was born circa 1834 in Avoca. She was baptised on 17 October 1834 in Avoca.84 She died circa 1870 in Ireland. She and Patrick HAYDEN had the following children:

 

 

 

Mary HAYDEN (1857- ). Mary was born on 28 June 1857 in Phibsborough, Co. Dublin, Ireland.

 

 

Catherine HAYDEN (c. 1859- ). Catherine was born circa 1859 in Ireland.

 

 

William HAYDEN (c. 1865- ). William was born circa 1865 in Ireland.

14

 

Patrick HAYDEN (1868-1928)

 

 

John HAYDEN (c. 1868- ). John was born circa 1868 in Ireland.

 

30.

Joseph (John) SHANNON was born circa 1850 in Ireland. He married Margaret MCCANN circa 1865 in Co. Dublin, Ireland. In 1867 he was a Bootmaker. In 1894 he was a Labourer.

 

31.

Margaret MCCANN32 was born circa 1850 in Ireland. She and Joseph (John) SHANNON had the following children:

 

Sixth Generation

32.

Richard THORNTON, son of Richard THORNTON and Mary (THORNTON), was born on 2 May 1782 in Southwark, London SE. He was baptised on 4 May 1782 in Westminster, London W.85 He married Elizabeth RICHARDSON on 4 August 1808 in Westminster. The marriage was witnessed by Thomas RICHARDSON and Alice Taylor. The ceremony was conducted by Edward Williams.86,87 Between 1813 and 1821 he was a Cooper.35 Between 1813 and 1821 he lived in Southwark. In 1839 he was a Cooper.35,45 In 1842 he was a Cooper.45 He died circa 1848 in Westminster.

 

33.

Elizabeth RICHARDSON, daughter of Thomas RICHARDSON and Catharine HARRADINE, was born in 1787 in Westminster. She witnessed the marriage of Thomas Isherwood SYMS and Emma Richardson THORNTON on 29 April 1839 in Southwark.35 She witnessed the marriage of Henry THORNTON and Esther RICHARDS on 28 July 1852 in Southwark.35 She and Richard THORNTON had the following children:

 

 

 

Emma Richardson THORNTON (1810-1874). Emma was born on 7 July 1810 in Southwark.35 She was baptised on 19 August 1810 in Southwark.35 In 1839 she was a Glove Maker.35 In 1839 she lived in Southwark.35 She married Thomas Isherwood SYMS on 29 April 1839 in Southwark. The marriage was witnessed by Elizabeth RICHARDSON and Francis Parr. The ceremony was conducted by Samuel Beaver, curate.35 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Tower Hill, London E aged 61.88 On 2 April 1871 she was a Lighterman's Wife in Tower Hill.88 She was a beneficiary of the will of Thomas Isherwood SYMS on 10 January 1874 in London. She died on 18 December 1874 in Aldgate, London E.35 She had her estate probated on 6 January 1875 in London.35 Value of Estate < £1,500. Emma had her estate probated on 4 May 1875 in London.35 Value of Estate < £1,500.

16

 

Richard THORNTON (1812-1884)

 

 

John Thomas THORNTON (1813- ). John was born on 20 October 1813 in Southwark. He was baptised on 14 November 1813 in Southwark. The ceremony was conducted by J A Lincoln, curate.35

 

 

Henry THORNTON (1815-1873). Henry was born on 28 August 1815 in Southwark. He was baptised on 17 September 1815 in Southwark. The ceremony was conducted by J A Lincoln, curate.35 He married Esther RICHARDS on 28 July 1852 in Southwark. The marriage was witnessed by Elizabeth RICHARDSON.35 He died Q4 1873 in Southwark.12

 

 

Caroline THORNTON (c. 1817-c. 1818). Caroline was born circa 1817 in Southwark. She was baptised on 17 August 1817 in Southwark. The ceremony was conducted by F Bird.35 She died circa 1818 in Southwark aged 6 months. She was buried on 18 January 1818 in Southwark.89

 

 

Elizabeth Ann THORNTON (1821- ). Elizabeth was born on 17 July 1821 in Southwark.88 She was baptised on 7 October 1821 in Southwark.35 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Tower Hill aged 50.88 On 2 April 1871 she was a Domestic Servant in Tower Hill.88 She died.

 

34.

Robert BATCHELDER was born in 1815 (calculated) in Beccles, Suffolk.46 He married Mary TONG Q3 1840 in Marylebone, London W. He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Shadwell, London E aged 35.46 On 30 March 1851 he was a Licenced Victualler aged 35.46 He married Louisa Elizabeth SEYMOUR Q1 1856 in Poplar, London E. He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Shoreditch, London E aged 44.47 On 7 April 1861 he was a Licenced Victualler aged 44.47

 

 

Louisa Elizabeth SEYMOUR47 was born in 1824 (calculated) in Stepney, London E.47 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Shoreditch aged 36.47 On 7 April 1861 she was a Wife of Licenced Victualler aged 36.47 She died Q1 1888 in Stepney aged 62.

 

35.

Mary TONG was born in 1810 (calculated) in Ospringe, Kent.46 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Shadwell aged 40.46 She died Q3 1853 in Stepney. She and Robert BATCHELDER had the following children:

 

19

 

Esther Ann BATCHELDER (1841- )

 

 

Robert BATCHELDER (1844- ). Robert was born Q2 1844 in St Pancras, London NW.46 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Shadwell aged 7.46 On 30 March 1851 he was a Scholar aged 7.46 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Shoreditch aged 17.47 On 7 April 1861 he was a Watch & Clock Maker aged 17.47

 

 

John BATCHELDER (1846?- ). John was born in 1846 (calculated) in St Pancras.46 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Shadwell aged 4.46 On 30 March 1851 he was a Scholar aged 4.46 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Shoreditch aged 15.47 On 7 April 1861 he was a Brass Finisher aged 15.47

 

36.

William BONFIELD,48 son of George BONFIELD and Mary COOPER, was born circa 1799 in Walkern, Herts. He was baptised on 20 January 1799 in Walkern. Banns were published on 16 October 1825 in Walkern.90 William married Mary SADLER on 10 November 1825 in Walkern. On 28 March 1831 he was a Labourer.21 On 20 July 1834 he was a Labourer.91 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 40.49 On 6 June 1841 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 40.49 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Walkern aged 51.92 On 30 March 1851 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 51.92 He died circa 1860 in Walkern. He was buried on 2 December 1860 in Walkern.

 

37.

Mary SADLER, daughter of George SADLER and Elizabeth SEYMOUR, was born on 19 December 1802 in Walkern.93 She was baptised on 19 December 1802 in Walkern. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 35.49 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Walkern aged 48.92 On 30 March 1851 she was a Dairy Maid aged 48.92 She appeared in the census in 1861 in Walkern.22 In 1861 she was a Dairy Farmer.22 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Hitchin, Herts aged 78.94 On 3 April 1881 she was a Mother's Help aged 78.94 She died Q1 1882 in Hitchin aged 79.93 She and William BONFIELD had the following children:

 

 

 

William BONFIELD (c. 1827-1842). William was born circa 1827 in Walkern. He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 14.49 He died in January 1842 in Walkern. He was buried on 12 January 1842 in Walkern.

 

 

John BONFIELD (c. 1829-1875). John was born circa 1829 in Walkern. He was baptised on 20 September 1829 in Walkern. He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 11.49 He married Anne KEELEY on 8 May 1852 in Walkern. On 7 October 1855 he was a Labourer.21 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Walkern aged 30.95 On 7 April 1861 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 30.95 On 16 April 1865 he was a Labourer.21 On 2 April 1871 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 41.96 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Hatfield, Herts aged 41.97 On 2 April 1871 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 41.97 He died on 1 September 1875 in Hatfield.

 

 

Elizabeth BONFIELD (c. 1831- ). Elizabeth was born circa 1831 in Walkern. She was baptised on 28 March 1831 in Walkern.91 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 10.49 She married Richard GREEN between 1 October 1858 and 31 December 1858 in Hertford, Herts. She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Send, Surrey aged 30.98 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Ripley, Surrey aged 40.99 On 2 April 1871 she was a Cordwainer's wife aged 40.99 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Ripley aged 50.100 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Enfield, Middx aged 60.101

 

 

Susannah BONFIELD (1833-1882). Susannah was born Q1 1833 in Walkern. She was christened on 5 May 1833 in Walkern. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 8.49 She married William WORBOYS on 24 December 1859 in Weston, Herts. She appeared in the census in 1871 in Stevenage, Herts.10 In 1871 she was a Straw Plaiter.10 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Baldock, Herts aged 40.102 She died Q2 1882 in Hitchin aged 42.

 

 

Henry BONFIELD (c. 1834-1834). Henry was born circa April 1834 in Walkern. He was christened on 20 July 1834 in Walkern. He was baptised on 20 July 1834 in Walkern.91 He died on 21 July 1834 in Walkern aged 3 months. He was buried on 2 August 1834 in Walkern.21,103

 

 

Sarah BONFIELD (c. 1836-1892). Sarah was born circa 1836 in Walkern. She was christened on 16 August 1836 in Walkern. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 5.49 She married Thomas GOODCHILD on 13 August 1870 in Walkern. She appeared in the census in 1871 in Walkern.10 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Hitchin aged 44.94 In 1891 she lived in Hitchin.1 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Hitchin aged 53.104 She died Q3 1892 in Hitchin aged 55.

 

 

Jane BONFIELD (c. 1837- ). Jane was born circa 1837 in Walkern. She was baptised on 2 July 1837 in Walkern. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 4.49 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Walkern aged 14.105 On 30 March 1851 she was a House Servant aged 14.105 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Southill, Beds aged 23.106 On 7 April 1861 she was a House Servant aged 23.106 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Send aged 33.107 On 2 April 1871 she was a House Servant aged 33.107 She married John COLLINS Q2 1875 in Hertford.93 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Hitchin aged 43.108 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Enfield aged 53.101 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Hitchin aged 62.109

 

 

Ruban BONFIELD (1838?- ). Ruban was born in 1838 (calculated) in Walkern.92 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Walkern aged 12.92 On 30 March 1851 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 12.92

20

 

Robert BONFIELD (1838-1915)

 

 

Samuel BONFIELD (1840-1842). Samuel was born on 23 January 1840 in Walkern. He was baptised on 1 March 1840 in Walkern. He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 1.49 He died on 17 April 1842 in Walkern aged 2.93,103 He was buried on 17 April 1842 in Walkern.103

 

 

George BONFIELD (c. 1841-1842). George was born circa 1841 in Walkern. He was baptised on 10 October 1841 in Walkern.93 He died on 6 March 1842 in Walkern aged 7 months. He was buried on 6 March 1842 in Walkern.

 

 

Joseph BONFIELD (1842-1916). Joseph was born on 1 December 1842 in Walkern. He was baptised on 1 January 1843 in Walkern.93 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Walkern aged 8.92 On 30 March 1851 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 8.92 He married Mary Ann HANCOCK on 8 January 1865 in Bethnal Green, London E.93 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Twickenham, Middx aged 28.110 On 2 April 1871 he was a Bricklayer aged 28.110 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Twickenham aged 38.111 On 3 April 1881 he was a Groom aged 38.111 In 1890 he was a Labourer.112 On 5 April 1891 he was a General Labourer aged 48.113 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Joseph appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Twickenham aged 42.114 On 5 April 1891 he was a General Labourer aged 42.114 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Joseph appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Twickenham aged 58.115 On 31 March 1901 he was a General Labourer aged 58.115 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker. Joseph appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Twickenham aged 68. On 2 April 1911 he was a House Decorator aged 68. Industry or Service with which worker is connected: Builder

Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Employer. Joseph died Q2 1916 in Brentford, Middx aged 73.

 

 

David Joseph BONFIELD (1845-1849). David was born Q3 1845 in Walkern. He was baptised on 3 August 1845 in Walkern.91 He died between 1 April 1849 and 28 April 1849 in Walkern aged 3. He was buried on 29 April 1849 in Walkern.103

 

38.

Thomas Samuel KITCHEN,14,116 son of Samuel KITCHEN and Martha STRATFORD, was born on 4 October 1810 in Stepney.117 He was baptised on 4 November 1810 in Stepney.14 He married Sarah DEAR on 26 December 1836 in Camberwell, London SE.60,118 On 25 February 1838 he was an Artist.119 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Peckham, London SE aged 30.36 On 6 June 1841 he was an Artist aged 30.36 On 30 March 1851 he was an Artist and Landscape Painter.62 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Camberwell aged 40.62 He died on 5 March 1853 in Greenwich, London SE.22,60

 

39.

Sarah DEAR,116 daughter of Charles DEAR and Mary Ann JAMES, was born in 1817 in Limehouse, London E. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Peckham.36 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Camberwell.62 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Lewisham, London SE aged 44.63 On 7 April 1861 she was a Shirt Maker aged 44.63 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Erith, Kent aged 53.120 On 2 April 1871 she was a House Holder aged 53.120 She died circa 1892 in Dartford, Kent.60 She and Thomas Samuel KITCHEN had the following children:

 

 

 

Thomas Samuel KITCHEN (1838-1900). Thomas was born Q1 1838 in Peckham.36 He was baptised on 25 February 1838 in Stepney.121 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Peckham.36 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Camberwell.62 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Lewisham aged 23.63 On 7 April 1861 he was a Railway Ticket Collector aged 23.63 He married Elizabeth BRYANT on 17 July 1864 in Lewisham.60 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Lewisham aged 33.122 On 2 April 1871 he was a House Painter in Lewisham.122 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Lewisham aged 44.123 On 3 April 1881 he was a Painter in Lewisham.123 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Lewisham aged 53.124 On 5 April 1891 he was a House Painter in Lewisham.124 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. Thomas died Q3 1900 in Lewisham aged 62.

 

 

Sarah Ann KITCHEN (c. 1839-c. 1927). Sarah was born circa 1839 in Stepney.60 She was baptised on 28 April 1839 in Stepney.60 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Peckham.36 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Camberwell.62 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Erith aged 31.120 On 2 April 1871 she was a Governess aged 31.120 She married Joseph HUGHES circa 1874 in Erith.60 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Erith aged 42.125 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Erith aged 52.126 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Erith aged 61.127 She died circa 1927 in Dartford.60

25

 

Louisa KITCHEN (1840-1935)

 

40.

Stephen CLEEVE was born in 1808 (calculated) in Soberton, Hants.69 He married Jane HOSKINS on 25 June 1833 in Soberton.86 On 27 September 1840 he was a Labourer.128 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Soberton aged 32.71 On 6 June 1841 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 32.71 On 17 March 1844 he was a Labourer.128 On 7 February 1847 he was a Labourer.128 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 42.69 On 30 March 1851 he was a Woodman aged 42.69 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Bishop's Waltham, Hants aged 52.129 On 7 April 1861 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 52.129 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 62.130 On 2 April 1871 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 62.130 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 72.131 On 3 April 1881 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 72.131 He died Q1 1885 in Droxford, Hants.

 

41.

Jane HOSKINS,86 daughter of William HOSKINS and Jane GARDNER, was born circa 1815 in Soberton.69,132 She was baptised on 31 December 1815 in Soberton.132 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Soberton aged 26.71 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 33.69 She died before 1861.22 She and Stephen CLEEVE had the following children:

 

 

 

Stephen CLEEVE (1834?- ). Stephen was born in 1834 (calculated) in Soberton.69 He was baptised on 4 May 1834 in Soberton.132 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Soberton aged 7.71 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 16.69 He married Jessie HUTCHINGS Q4 1856 in Droxford. On 2 May 1870 he was a Labourer.128 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 36.133 On 2 April 1871 he was a Lawyer aged 36.133 On 19 October 1873 he was a Labourer.128 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 46.134 On 3 April 1881 he was a Sawyer aged 46.134 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Havant, Hants aged 76. On 2 April 1911 he was a Gardener aged 76. Whether Employer, Worker, or Working on Own Account: Own Account.

 

 

Jane CLEEVE (1835?-1862). Jane was born in 1835 (calculated) in Soberton.69 She was baptised on 16 April 1836 in Soberton.70 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Soberton aged 5.71 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 15.69 She died Q3 1862 in Droxford.

26

 

John CLEEVE (1838-1918)

 

 

Ann CLEEVE (c. 1840- ). Ann was born circa 1840 in Soberton.69 She was baptised on 27 September 1840 in Soberton.70,135 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Soberton aged 8 months.71 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 9.69

 

 

Charlotte Augusta CLEEVE (1844- ). Charlotte was born between 1 January 1844 and 16 March 1844 in Soberton.69 She was baptised on 17 March 1844 in Soberton.136 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 7.69 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Bishop's Waltham aged 17.129 On 7 April 1861 she was a House Keeper aged 17.129

 

 

William CLEEVE (1847-1862). William was born between 1 January 1847 and 6 February 1847 in Soberton.69,137 He was baptised on 7 February 1847 in Soberton.128 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 4.69 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Bishop's Waltham aged 16.129 On 7 April 1861 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 16.129 He died between 1 January 1862 and 31 March 1862 in Basingstoke, Hants.

 

 

Harriet CLEEVE (1850- ). Harriet was born between 1 January 1850 and 2 March 1850 in Soberton.69,138 She was baptised on 3 March 1850 in Soberton.139 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 1.69

 

42.

Thomas LACEY (also known as Thomas LACY), son of John Frances LACY, was born in 1805 (calculated) in Soberton.75 He was baptised on 13 October 1805 in Soberton.70 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 45.75 On 30 March 1851 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 45.75 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 51.140 On 7 April 1861 he was a Woodman aged 51.140 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 65.141 He died Q3 1871 in Soberton aged 66. He married Caroline (LACEY).

 

43.

Caroline (LACEY) was born in 1815 (calculated) in Bishop's Waltham.75 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 35.75 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 46.140 She died Q3 1865 in Droxford. She and Thomas LACEY had the following children:

 

 

 

James LACEY (1840?- ). James was born in 1840 (calculated) in Soberton.75 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 10.75 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 20.140 On 7 April 1861 he was a Supported by the Parish aged 20.140 He was described as Deaf & Dumb on 7 April 1861.140 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 31.142 On 3 April 1881 he was an Agricultural Labourer aged 31.142 He was described as Deaf & Dumb since birth on 3 April 1881.142 He appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Soberton aged 44.143 On 5 April 1891 he was a General Labourer aged 44.143 Employer/Employed/Neither Employer nor Employed: Employed. James was described as Deaf & Dumb on 5 April 1891.143 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Soberton aged 52.144 On 31 March 1901 he was a Market Gardener aged 52.144 Employer, Worker, or Own account: Own account

If Working at Home: At Home. James was described as Deaf & Dumb since birth on 31 March 1901.144

27

 

Louisa LACEY (1842?-1929)

 

 

Esther LACEY (1845?- ). Esther was born in 1845 (calculated) in Soberton.75 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 5.75 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Hambledon, Hants aged 15.145 On 7 April 1861 she was a General Servant aged 15.145

 

 

William LACEY (1847?- ). William was born in 1847 (calculated) in Soberton.75 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 3.75 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 22.141 On 2 April 1871 he was a Labourer aged 22.141

 

 

Harriett LACEY (1851?-1929). Harriett was born in February 1851 (calculated) in Soberton.75 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Soberton aged 1 month.75 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 9.140 On 7 April 1861 she was a Supported by the Parish aged 9.140 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 20.141 She married Harry WARE on 15 November 1873 in Southwick, Hants when she was 22.118,146 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Southwick aged 30.147 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Cosham, Hants aged 49.148 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Cosham aged 59. On 2 April 1911 she was a Supported by the Parish in Cosham. She died Q2 1929 in Portsmouth, Hants aged 78.

 

 

Thomas LACEY (1853-1865). Thomas was born Q4 1853 in Soberton.140 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 7.140 On 7 April 1861 he was a Supported by the Parish aged 7.140 He was described as Cripple on 7 April 1861.140 He died Q1 1865 in Soberton.

 

 

Richard LACEY (1856- ). Richard was born Q3 1856 in Soberton.140 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 4.140 On 7 April 1861 he was a Supported by the Parish aged 4.140 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 14.141 On 2 April 1871 he was a Farm Labourer aged 14.141

 

 

Ann(ie) LACEY (1859?-1889). Ann(ie) was born in 1859 (calculated) in Soberton.140 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Soberton aged 1.140 On 7 April 1861 she was a Supported by the Parish aged 1.140 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 11.141 She was described as Lame since birth on 2 April 1871.141 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Droxford aged 21.149 She was described as Imbecile on 3 April 1881.149 She died Q2 1889 in Droxford aged 29.

 

 

Emily LACEY (1862- ). Emily was born Q2 1862 in Soberton.141 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Soberton aged 8.141 On 2 April 1871 she was a Scholar aged 8.141 She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Soberton aged 18.150 On 3 April 1881 she was a General Servant aged 18.150

 

44.

Francis HAYDEN was born circa 1800 in Ireland.

 

 

Francis HAYDEN had the following children:

 

 

45.

Christy CHATHAM84 married Catherine (CHATHAM).

 

46.

Catherine (CHATHAM)84 has few details recorded about her. She and Christy CHATHAM had the following children:

 

Seventh Generation

47.

Richard THORNTON85 married Mary (THORNTON).

 

48.

Mary (THORNTON)85 has few details recorded about her. She and Richard THORNTON had the following children:

 

 

49.

Thomas RICHARDSON was born in 1756 in Stepney, London E. He witnessed the marriage of Richard THORNTON and Elizabeth RICHARDSON on 4 August 1808 in Westminster, London W.86,87 He married Catharine HARRADINE.

 

50.

Catharine HARRADINE was born in 1756 in Shoreditch, London E. She and Thomas RICHARDSON had the following children:

 

33

 

Elizabeth RICHARDSON (1787- )

 

 

Catherine RICHARDSON (1788- ). Catherine was born in 1788 in Westminster. She was baptised in Southwark, London SE.

 

 

Mary RICHARDSON (1790- ). Mary was born in 1790 in St. George, Hanover Square, London. She was baptised in Southwark.

 

51.

George BONFIELD,48 son of Robert BONFIELD and Mary HARMER, was born circa 1777 in Walkern, Herts. He was baptised on 9 August 1777 in Weston, Herts. He married Mary COOPER on 15 December 1796 in Weston.86,151 He died between 1 January 1825 and 24 February 1825 in Walkern aged 47. He was buried on 25 February 1825 in Weston. The minister at the burial was R Bradbury, Curate.103,152

 

52.

Mary COOPER was born circa 1766 in Weston. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern aged 78.49 She died between 1 July 1841 and 30 September 1841 in Walkern. She and George BONFIELD had the following children:

 

 

 

James BONFIELD (c. 1797-1851). James was born circa 1797 in Walkern. He was christened on 5 November 1797 in Walkern. He married Rachel STOTEN on 4 November 1821 in Benington, Herts. On 14 August 1831 he was a Labourer.14 On 14 August 1831 he lived in Newington. London SE.153 In 1835 he was a Labourer.91 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Lambeth, London SE aged 40.154 On 6 June 1841 he was a Carman aged 40.154 He died on 28 January 1851 in Southwark.

36

 

William BONFIELD (c. 1799-c. 1860)

 

 

Mary BONFIELD (1801-1801). Mary was born on 12 July 1801 in Walkern. She was baptised on 12 July 1801 in Walkern. She died on 26 July 1801 in Walkern.

 

 

George BONFIELD (c. 1802-1833). George was born circa 1802 in Walkern. He was baptised on 9 January 1803 in Walkern. He married Sarah MATTHEWS on 10 February 1821. On 1 July 1821 he was a Labourer. On 13 April 1823 he was a Labourer. On 17 July 1825 he was a Labourer. He died in April 1833 in Walkern. He was buried on 15 April 1833 in Walkern.

 

 

Jane BONFIELD (c. 1805-c. 1853). Jane was born circa 1805 in Walkern. She was baptised on 31 March 1805 in Walkern. She married George DRAPER on 10 January 1824 in Walkern. She married Charles INGOLD circa 1838. She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Walkern.36 On 9 November 1850 she was an Inn Keeper.155 On 9 November 1850 she lived in Walkern.155 She married Nathan ABURN on 9 November 1850 in Walkern.155 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Walkern aged 43.105 On 30 March 1851 she was a Grocer aged 43.105 She died circa May 1853 in Walkern.155 She was buried on 13 May 1853 in Walkern.152

 

53.

George SADLER was born circa 1771 in Benington. He was baptised on 17 February 1771 in Benington. He married Elizabeth SEYMOUR on 7 April 1798 in Baldock, Herts.

 

54.

Elizabeth SEYMOUR, daughter of James SEYMOUR and Judith PETT, was born circa 1775. She and George SADLER had the following children:

 

 

 

William SADLER (c. 1800- ). William was born circa 1800 in Walkern. He was christened on 10 August 1800 in Walkern.91

37

 

Mary SADLER (1802-1882)

 

 

Sarah SADLER (c. 1805- ). Sarah was born circa 1805 in Walkern. She was baptised on 5 May 1805 in Walkern.

 

 

Ann SADLER (c. 1805-c. 1805). Ann was born circa 1805 in Walkern.91 She died circa 1805 in Walkern.91 She was buried on 9 December 1805 in Walkern.152

 

 

Thomas SADLER (1808?- ). Thomas was born in 1808 (calculated) in Walkern.156 He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Stanstead Abbotts, Essex aged 52.156 On 7 April 1861 he was a Chelsea Pensioner aged 52.156

 

 

Elizabeth Ann SADLER (c. 1814-1904). Elizabeth was born circa 5 January 1814 in Walkern.93 She was baptised on 5 June 1814 in Walkern. She married Daniel AKERS on 15 April 1837 in Stapleford, Herts.90 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Stanstead Abbotts aged 36.157 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Stanstead Abbotts aged 47.156 She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Stanstead Abbotts aged 75.158 She appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Ware, Herts aged 85.159 She died Q3 1904.

 

55.

Samuel KITCHEN,14 son of John KITCHEN and Sarah (KITCHEN), was born on 4 September 1777 in Stepney.160 He was baptised on 1 October 1777 in Spitalfields, London E aged 27 days.14,161 He married Martha STRATFORD on 25 June 1809.60 On 4 November 1810 he was an Excise Officer.14 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Stepney aged 64.162 On 30 March 1851 he was a Super Business Office in Stepney.162 He died on 14 December 1863 in Stepney.60 He had his estate probated on 14 January 1864 in Stepney.60

 

56.

Martha STRATFORD14,60 was born circa 1791 in Shadwell, London E.60 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Stepney aged 60.162 She died circa 1855.60 She and Samuel KITCHEN had the following children:

 

38

 

Thomas Samuel KITCHEN (1810-1853)

 

 

George KITCHEN (1812-1873). George was born on 1 June 1812 in Stepney.60 He married Emma GOOCH on 20 August 1837 in Limehouse, London E.60 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Stepney aged 25.163 On 6 June 1841 he was a Shoesmith in Stepney.163 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Stepney aged 38.164 On 30 March 1851 he was a Warehouseman in Stepney.164 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Mile End, London E aged 59.165 On 2 April 1871 he was a Warehouseman in Mile End.165 He died Q3 1873 in Whitechapel, London E.12

 

 

Mary Ann KITCHEN (1814-1879). Mary was born on 4 September 1814 in Stepney.60 She married William DOBSON on 6 January 1833 in Hackney, London E.60 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Stepney aged 25.166 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Stepney aged 35.167 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Stepney aged 44.168 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Mile End aged 55.169 She died on 3 November 1879.60

 

 

Isaac Blakely KITCHEN (c. 1821- ). Isaac was born circa 1821 in London, St George in the East.60 He was baptised on 25 November 1821 in London.

 

 

Martha KITCHEN (c. 1824-c. 1893). Martha was born circa 1824 in Stepney.60 She married Edward DUCKETT on 29 October 1849 in Limehouse.60 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Stepney aged 27.162 She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Mile End aged 47.170 She died circa 1893.60

 

 

Hannah KITCHEN (c. 1826- ). Hannah was born circa 1826.60 She was baptised on 27 August 1826 in Stepney.60 She married Thomas Bridgemore WORKMAN on 4 August 1847 in Poplar, London E.60

 

57.

Charles DEAR was born in St Pancras, London NW. He married Mary Ann JAMES on 17 September 1817 in Westminster.

 

58.

Mary Ann JAMES was born in 1778 (calculated) in Westminster.63,171 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Lewisham, London SE aged 66.172 On 6 June 1841 she was an Independent aged 66.172 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Lewisham aged 72.171 On 30 March 1851 she was a Fund Holder aged 72.171 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Lewisham aged 82.63 On 7 April 1861 she was a Fund Holder aged 82.63 She and Charles DEAR had the following children:

 

 

 

Elizabeth DEAR (aft1816- ). Elizabeth was born between 1816 and 1821.172 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Lewisham aged 20.172

 

 

Emma DEAR (aft1816- ). Emma was born between 1816 and 1821.172 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Lewisham aged 20.172

39

 

Sarah DEAR (1817-c. 1892)

 

59.

William HOSKINS132 married Jane GARDNER on 18 February 1811 in Soberton, Hants.132

 

60.

Jane GARDNER has few details recorded about her. She and William HOSKINS had the following children:

 

 

61.

John Frances LACY has few details recorded about him.

 

 

John Frances LACY had the following children:

 

Eighth Generation

62.

Robert BONFIELD, son of William BONFIELD and Mary DOUGHTON, was born circa 1739 in Clothall, Herts. He was christened on 9 March 1739 in Clothall. He married Mary HARMER on 11 October 1769 in Weston, Herts. He died in Weston aged 77. He was buried on 2 July 1817 in Weston. The minister at the burial was R Bradbury, Curate.103,152

 

63.

Mary HARMER, daughter of George HARMER and Mary LANTON, was born on 17 May 1742 in Weston. She was baptised on 3 December 1743. She died on 23 February 1817 in Weston.173 She was buried on 25 February 1817 in Weston. The minister at the burial was R Bradbury, Curate.152 She and Robert BONFIELD had the following children:

 

 

 

William BONFIELD (1770-1855). William was born on 13 September 1770 in Weston. He was baptised on 19 September 1770 in Weston.91 On 30 March 1851 he was a Farmer.62 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Weston.62 He died on 27 January 1855 in Weston aged 84. He was buried on 9 February 1855 in Weston.152

 

 

James BONFIELD (1772-1836). James was born on 12 January 1772 in Weston. He was a Farmer. He married Maria SHAMBROOKE on 24 December 1795 in Graveley, Herts.86 He died on 13 September 1836 in Graveley. He was buried on 19 September 1836 in Sandon, Herts.91

 

 

Robert BONFIELD (c. 1774-1806). Robert was born circa 1774 in Weston. He was baptised on 16 January 1774 in Weston. He died between 1 April 1806 and 5 June 1806 in Weston.103 He was buried on 6 June 1806 in Weston.103

 

 

John BONFIELD (1775-1808). John was born on 10 October 1775 in Weston. Banns were published on 26 April 1801 in Weston.90 John married Honour GUNDRILL on 2 August 1801 in Weston. In 1808 he was a Yeoman.152 He died on 12 December 1808 in Weston.174 He was buried on 12 December 1808 in Weston.152

51

 

George BONFIELD (c. 1777-1825)

 

 

Mary BONFIELD (1780-1857). Mary was born on 2 April 1780 in Weston.175 Banns were published on 6 October 1799 in Weston.90 Mary married James BONFIELD on 27 October 1799 in Weston. She was baptised on 25 January 1801 in Wallington, Herts.175 She appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Wallington aged 60.176 She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Wallington aged 70.177 On 30 March 1851 she was a Public House aged 70.177 She died on 17 October 1857 in Wallington.

 

 

Sarah BONFIELD (1785-1841). Sarah was born on 17 February 1785 in Weston. She was christened on 22 February 1785 in Weston. She married James SWAIN on 8 February 1806 in Weston.151 She died between 1 July 1841 and 31 July 1841 in Weston.

 

 

Joseph John BONFIELD (1787-1859). Joseph was born on 30 September 1787 in Weston. Banns were published on 16 February 1812 in Weston.90 Joseph married Sarah GUNDRILL on 4 April 1812 in Weston. In 1817 he was a Farmer.91 In 1818 he was a Farmer.91 In 1819 he was a Farmer.91 On 29 June 1823 he was a Farmer.21 In 1825 he was a Farmer.91 On 13 May 1827 he was a Farmer.21 He appeared in the census on 6 June 1841 in Stevenage, Herts aged 55.178 On 6 June 1841 he was a Farmer aged 55.178 He appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Weston aged 64.179 On 30 March 1851 he was a Farmer of 60 acres employing 5 labourers aged 64.179 He died on 5 April 1859 in Weston. He was buried on 10 April 1859 in Weston.152 He had his estate probated on 3 June 1859. Value of Estate <= £300.

 

64.

James SEYMOUR was born circa 1720 in Herts. He married Judith PETT.

 

65.

Judith PETT was born circa 1730 in Herts. She and James SEYMOUR had the following children:

 

 

66.

On 1 October 1777 John KITCHEN14 was a Mariner.160 On 1 October 1777 he lived in Spitalfields, London E.160 He married Sarah (KITCHEN).

 

67.

On 1 October 1777 Sarah (KITCHEN)14 lived in Spitalfields.160 She and John KITCHEN had the following children:

 

Ninth Generation

68.

William BONFIELD, son of John BONFIELD and Ann (BONFIELD), was born circa 1695 in Aspenden, Herts.48 He was baptised on 2 March 1717 in Baldock, Herts.180 He was an Agricultural Labourer. He married Mary DOUGHTON on 30 September 1738 in Aspenden. He died on 13 October 1768 in Weston, Herts.

 

69.

Mary DOUGHTON was born circa 1699 in Aspenden. She died on 5 October 1786 in Weston. She and William BONFIELD had the following children:

 

 

 

William BONFIELD (1737-1737). William was born on 12 December 1737 in Aspenden. He was christened on 12 December 1737 in Aspenden. He died on 17 December 1737 in Aspenden.

62

 

Robert BONFIELD (c. 1739, bur.1817)

 

 

Mary BONFIELD (c. 1741- ). Mary was born circa 1741 in Clothall, Herts. She was christened on 12 July 1741 in Clothall.

 

 

William BONFIELD (c. 1744-1821). William was born circa 1744 in Clothall. He was christened on 22 July 1744 in Clothall.48 He married Susanna ROBINSON on 13 April 1776 in Wallington, Herts. He died on 14 January 1821 in Wallington.

 

 

John BONFIELD (1747-1823). John was born on 1 May 1747 in Clothall. He was christened on 8 May 1747 in Clothall. He married Elizabeth BYGRAVE on 29 November 1777 in Great Munden, Herts. He died on 9 December 1823 in Great Munden.174

 

 

James BONFIELD (c. 1756- ). James was born circa 1756 in Clothall. He was christened on 1 May 1757 in Clothall.21

 

70.

George HARMER, son of John HARMER and Ann WARREN, was born circa 1706 in Weston. He was baptised on 22 December 1706 in Weston.151 He married Rose WATTS circa 1728. He married Mary LANTON circa 1739.

 

 

Rose WATTS died circa 1733. She was buried on 22 January 1733.152 She and George HARMER had the following children:

 

 

 

Rose HARMER (c. 1731- ). Rose was born circa 1731.

 

71.

Mary LANTON was born in Ashwell, Herts. She and George HARMER had the following children:

 

63

 

Mary HARMER (1742-1817)

 

 

Ann HARMER (c. 1752-c. 1753). Ann was born circa 1752 in Weston.151 She was baptised on 21 July 1752 in Weston.151 She died circa 1753 in Weston. She was buried on 26 May 1753 in Weston.151

Tenth Generation

72.

John BONFIELD, son of John BONFIELD and Elizabeth (BONFIELD), was born circa 1677 in Baldock, Herts. He was baptised in July 1677 in Baldock.180 He died circa 1768 in Weston, Herts.175 He married Ann (BONFIELD).

 

73.

Ann (BONFIELD) was born circa 1680 in Herts. She and John BONFIELD had the following children:

 

68

 

William BONFIELD (c. 1695-1768)

 

 

John BONFIELD (c. 1708- ). John was born circa 1708 in Baldock. He was baptised on 16 July 1708 in Baldock.180 He married Anne CRANE on 28 February 1731 in Baldock.151

 

 

Elizabeth BONFIELD (c. 1711-1711). Elizabeth was born circa 1711 in Baldock. She was baptised on 15 April 1711 in Baldock.21,180 She died in May 1711 in Baldock.21 She was buried on 21 May 1711 in Baldock.21

 

 

Anne BONFIELD (bap.1712). Anne was born in Baldock. She was baptised on 19 September 1712 in Baldock.21 She was christened on 28 September 1712 in Baldock.

 

 

Mary BONFIELD (c. 1715- ). Mary was born circa 1715 in Baldock. She was baptised on 1 January 1716 in Baldock.180

 

74.

John HARMER, son of George HARMER and Rebecka BULL, was born circa 1628 in Weston. He was baptised on 13 February 1629 in Weston.151 He married Mary NEDHAM between 1655 and 1658 in Little Wymondley, Herts. In 1658 he lived in Weston. He married Ann WARREN on 2 August 1698 in Ayot St Peter, Herts. He made a will in September 1711. He died circa 1711. He had his estate probated in January 1712.

 

 

Mary NEDHAM (also known as Margaret NEDHAM), daughter of Eustace NEDHAM (c. 1594-c. 1658) and Frances WINGATE ( - ), was born circa 1636. She was baptised on 23 February 1637 in Little Wymondley. She died circa 1676. She and John HARMER had the following children:

 

 

 

Frances HARMER (c. 1658- ). Frances was born circa 1658 in Dane End, Herts. She was baptised on 28 July 1658 in Weston. She married James OLDHAM on 2 August 1683 in St James, London SW.

 

 

George HARMER (c. 1659- ). George was born circa 1659 in Weston. He was baptised on 17 September 1659 in Weston.151

 

 

Barbara HARMER (c. 1660- ). Barbara was born circa 1660. She was baptised on 15 November 1660 in Weston. She married Thomas STANTON on 1 November 1697 in Ayot St Peter.

 

 

Nedham HARMER (c. 1661- ). Nedham was born circa 1661 in Weston. He was baptised on 18 December 1661 in Weston.151

 

 

Edward HARMER ( - ). Edward was born in Weston.181 He married Sarah JEPPS on 11 December 1699 in Ardeley, Herts.181

 

 

Thomas HARMER (c. 1664- ). Thomas was born circa 1664 in Weston. He was baptised circa 1664 in Weston.

 

 

Eustace HARMER ( - )

 

 

Rebekah HARMER (c. 1669- ). Rebekah was born circa 1669. She was baptised on 3 December 1669 in Weston.

 

 

Margaret HARMER (c. 1671- ). Margaret was born circa 1671.

 

 

Infant HARMER (c. 1673-c. 1673). Infant was born circa 1673. He died circa 1673.

 

 

Joseph HARMER (c. 1674- ). Joseph was born circa 1674 in Weston. He was baptised circa 1674 in Weston.

 

 

Dorcus HARMER (c. 1675- ). Dorcus was born circa 1675. She was baptised on 4 November 1675 in Weston.

 

75.

Ann WARREN, daughter of John WARREN and Elizabeth (WARREN), was born circa 1676 in Baldock. She died circa 1749. She and John HARMER had the following children:

 

 

 

Elizabeth HARMER (c. 1699-c. 1700). Elizabeth was born circa 1699. She was baptised in May 1699. She died circa 1700. She was buried in March 1700 in Weston.

 

 

John HARMER (1701-c. 1787). John was born in July 1701. He married Mary RALPHS circa 1733 in Therfield, Herts. He made a will circa 1780. He died circa 1787.

 

 

Elizabeth HARMER (c. 1703- ). Elizabeth was born circa 1703.

 

 

Joseph HARMER (c. 1705- ). Joseph was born circa 1705.

70

 

George HARMER (c. 1706- )

 

 

Phyllis HARMER (1711- ). Phyllis was born in May 1711. She married Joseph HITCHIN on 11 November 1734 in Letchworth Garden City, Herts.182,183

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98.

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Census 1881 E&W. RG11/0774/F?

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102.

Census 1881 E&W. RG11 PN 1416 F 51 P 29.

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109.

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Essex Marriages & Banns 1537 - 1935.

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114.

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116.

GR - Francesca Day.

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Docklands Ancestors Ltd. X024/016.

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136.

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143.

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150.

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HALS.

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Hertfordshire Burials.

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Census 1841 E&W. HO107/1058/3/~F14.

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Graham Draper.

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157.

Census 1851 E&W. HO107/1705/~F179.

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159.

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160.

Docklands Ancestors Ltd. X095/621.

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London, Docklands & East End Baptisms.

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163.

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164.

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167.

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169.

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170.

Ibid. RG10 PN568 F24 P42.

171.

Census 1851 E&W. HO107/1591/~F309.

172.

Census 1841 E&W. HO107/484.

173.

My Heritage - Regina Ratliff.

174.

GR - Robin Woodroffe.

175.

GR - Garry Walton.

176.

Census 1841 E&W. HO107 PN 446 B 15 F 6 P 7.

177.

Census 1851 E&W. HO107/1707/F?

178.

Census 1841 E&W. HO107 PN 437 B 5 F 8 P 10.

179.

Census 1851 E&W. HO107/1709/~F168.

180.

GR - Patricia Salter.

181.

Phillimore Marriage Registers 1531 - 1913.

182.

Boyd's 1st Misc Series 1538-1775 (Soc Gen).

183.

Hertfordshire Marriages Transcriptions.