See also

Family of Charles Robert THORNTON and Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH

Husband: Charles Robert THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Charles Robert THORNTON1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • Richard THORNTON (1812-1884)

  • Mother:

  • Margaret SCANLAN (c. 1821-1891)

  • Note:

  • 1880 - 48 Alice Street

     

    Known to live at McCauley Road, East Ham

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1856

  • Bermondsey, London SE1

  • Occupation:

  • 1871 (age 14-15)

  • Errand Boy2

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 14)

  • Southwark, London SE3

  •  

  • Address: Cross Street

  • Occupation:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 14)

  • Errand Boy3

  • Occupation:

  • frm 12 Jan 1875 to 10 Feb 1880 (age 18-23)

  • Lighterman; Bermondsey, London SE4,5

  •  

  • Served under Mastership of John Johnson

  • Occupation:

  • 1881 (age 24-25)

  • Lighterman6

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 24)

  • Bermondsey, London SE7

  •  

  • Address: 55 Little George Street

  • Occupation:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 24)

  • Lighterman7

  • Occupation:

  • 4 Dec 1888 (age 32)

  • Lighterman8

  • Residence:

  • 4 Dec 1888 (age 32)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 34-35)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Occupation:

  • 18 Apr 1893 (age 36-37)

  • Lighterman9

  • Residence:

  • 18 Apr 1893 (age 36-37)

  • Wapping, London E9

  •  

  • Address: 7 Woodside Mansions

  • Occupation:

  • 2 Jun 1895 (age 38-39)

  • Lighterman8

  • Residence:

  • 2 Jun 1895 (age 38-39)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Occupation:

  • 24 Oct 1897 (age 41)

  • Lighterman8

  • Residence:

  • 24 Oct 1897 (age 41)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Occupation:

  • 10 Oct 1899 (age 43)

  • Lighterman8

  • Residence:

  • 10 Oct 1899 (age 43)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 44)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Occupation:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 44)

  • Lighterman10

  •  

  • Employer, Worker, or Own account: Worker

  • Death:

  • Q2 1929 (age 72-73)

  • West Ham, London E1

Wife: Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH

  • Name:

  • Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • William GOLDSMITH (1834?- )

  • Mother:

  • Esther Ann BATCHELDER (1841- )

  • Note:

  • 1881 census shows Emily Thornton, (nee Goldsmith??)

     

    CWT birth cert shows Emma

  • Birth:

  • Q4 1857

  • Blackfriars, London EC11

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 14)

  • Bermondsey, London SE12

  •  

  • Address: Richardson Street

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 23)

  • Bermondsey, London SE7

  •  

  • Address: 55 Little George Street

  • Residence:

  • 4 Dec 1888 (age 30-31)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 33-34)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Residence:

  • 18 Apr 1893 (age 35)

  • Wapping, London E9

  •  

  • Address: 7 Woodside Mansions

  • Residence:

  • 24 Oct 1897 (age 39-40)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 43)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

Child 1: Emily THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Emily THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1881

  • Bermondsey, London SE1

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 1 mn)

  • Bermondsey, London SE7

  •  

  • Address: 55 Little George Street

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 9-10)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 20)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

Child 2: Charles William THORNTON

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Son: Charles William THORNTON, c. 1920, age 38

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Spouse: Minnie Alice BONFIELD

  • Name:

  • Charles William THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Minnie Alice BONFIELD (1888-1981)

  • Cause of Death:

  • Haemothorax Spontaneous and unresolved pneumonia

  • Children:

  • Geoffrey Clifford Charles THORNTON (1913-2004)

  • Note:

  • One of nine

     

    Worked at

    Curzon Bros Limited, 58-62 City Road, London EC2

     

    Carot Limited

    Old Bond Street

    London W1 (in 1942)

  • Birth:

  • 3 Dec 1882

  • St George in the East, London E13

  •  

  • Address: 2 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 8-9)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Company Secretary; London

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 18)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Occupation:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 18)

  • Wharf Clerk10

  • Residence:

  • 1913 (age 30-31)

  • Dalston, London E

  •  

  • Address: 81 Lavender Grove

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 56)

  • Kenton, Middx14

  •  

  • Address: 30 Alicia Avenue

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 56)

  • Company Secretary14

  • Residence:

  • 1 Jan 1950 (age 67)

  • Kenton, Middx

  •  

  • Address: 30 Alicia Avenue

  • Death:

  • 23 Mar 1950 (age 67)

  • Hillingdon, Middx1,15

  •  

  • Cause: Haemothorax Spontaneous and unresolved pneumonia

    Address: Hillingdon Hospital

  • Probate:

  • 3 Jun 1950

  • Kensington, London SW16,17

  •  

  • Address: 12 Manson Place, Queen's Gate

    Value of Estate £2,675 12s 8d

Child 3: Richard THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Richard THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • btw 1 Oct 1886 and 31 Dec 1886

  • St George in the East, London E1

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 4-5)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 14)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Occupation:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 14)

  • Wharf Messenger10

Child 4: John James THORNTON

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Son: John James THORNTON

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Spouse: Ethel May OWERS

  • Name:

  • John James THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse (1):

  • Ethel May OWERS (1890-1943)

  • Spouse (2):

  • Elizabeth EADES ( - )

  • Note:

  • No trace of death 1951 - 1980

  • Birth:

  • 21 Oct 1888

  • St George in the East, London E1,8

  • Baptism:

  • 4 Dec 1888 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: St Peter's, Wapping Lane

  • Residence:

  • 4 Dec 1888 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 2-3)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 12)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 50)

  • East Ham, London E14

  •  

  • Address: Central Park Road

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 50)

  • Foreman, Stamp Pad Makers14

  • Residence:

  • 1950 (age 61-62)

  • Harrow, Middx

  •  

  • Address: 250 Pinner Road

Child 5: William THORNTON

  • Name:

  • William THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • btw 1 Jan 1891 and 31 Mar 1891

  • London, St George in the East1

  • Census:

  • 1891 (age 0)

  • Stepney, London E4

  •  

  • Address: 8 Broad Street

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 10)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

Child 6: Henry THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Henry THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Alt. Name:

  • Harry THORNTON

  • Alt. Name:

  • Thomas THORNTON

  • Birth:

  • 11 Mar 1893

  • St George in the East, London E1,8

  • Baptism:

  • 18 Apr 1893 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E9

  •  

  • Address: St Peter, London Docks

  • Residence:

  • 18 Apr 1893 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E9

  •  

  • Address: 7 Woodside Mansions

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 8)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Residence:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 46)

  • Southwark, London SE14

  •  

  • Address: 41 Henshaw Street

  • Occupation:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 46)

  • Wharf Labourer14

Child 7: Herbert THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Herbert THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 9 Apr 1895

  • St George in the East, London E1,8

  • Baptism:

  • 2 Jun 1895 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E18

  •  

  • Address: St Peter's, Wapping Lane

  • Residence:

  • 2 Jun 1895 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 6)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

Child 8: Victor Arthur Edward THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Victor Arthur Edward THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Clarice Emma M KIRBY (1900-1973)

  • Birth:

  • 10 Sep 1897

  • St George in the East, London E1,8,19

  • Baptism:

  • 24 Oct 1897 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E20

  •  

  • Address: St Peter's, Wapping Lane

  • Residence:

  • 24 Oct 1897 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E21

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 3)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Death:

  • Q1 1981 (age 83)

  • Colchester, Essex19,22

Child 9: Agnes THORNTON

  • Name:

  • Agnes THORNTON

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 26 Jul 1899

  • St George in the East, London E1,8

  • Baptism:

  • 10 Oct 1899 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E23

  •  

  • Address: St Peter's, Wapping Lane

  • Residence:

  • 10 Oct 1899 (age 0)

  • Wapping, London E8

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 1)

  • St George in the East, London E10

  •  

  • Address: 5 Woodside Mansions, Old Gravel Lane

  • Death:

  • btw 1 Jan 1969 and 31 Mar 1969 (age 69)

  • Barking, Essex24

Note on Husband: Charles Robert THORNTON

1880 - 48 Alice Street

 

Known to live at McCauley Road, East Ham

Note on Wife: Emma (Emily) GOLDSMITH

1881 census shows Emily Thornton, (nee Goldsmith??)

 

CWT birth cert shows Emma

Sources

1.

BMD Index (GRO).

2.

Census 1871 E&W.

3.

Ibid. RG10 PN 629 F 108 P 27.

4.

Census 1891 E&W.

5.

FMP.co.uk. Binding Records 1692-1949. Cit. Date: 1 February 2012.

6.

Census 1881 E&W.

7.

Ibid. RG11 PN 563 F 88 P 46.

8.

Docklands Ancestors Ltd.

9.

Ibid. Entry 416 Ref X100/161.

10.

Census 1901 E&W. RG13 PN 314 F 7 P 5.

11.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 1b P 367.

12.

Census 1871 E&W. RG10 PN 627 F 118 P 34.

13.

Birth Certificate (own).

14.

War Register 1939 E&W (29/09/1939).

15.

Death Certificate (own).

16.

Family.

17.

England & Wales Probate Death Index 1858 - 2019.

18.

Docklands Ancestors Ltd. Entry 798 Source X100/61.

19.

FMP.co.uk.

20.

Docklands Ancestors Ltd. Entry 1223 Source X100/161.

21.

DeceasedOnline.com.

22.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 9 P 2166.

23.

Docklands Ancestors Ltd. Entry 1569, Ref X100/151.

24.

BMD Index (GRO). Vol 5a P 38.