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Family of James Oakley and Hannah Bignall

Husband: James Oakley (1828?-1894)
Wife: Hannah Bignall (1836- )
Children: Ann Oakley (1854?- )
William Oakley (1858?- )
Charles Oakley (1859?- )
Amos Frederick Oakley (1862-1930)
James Oakley (1864?-1866)
George Oakley (1867-1930)
Eliza Elizabeth Oakley (1869?- )
Alice Oakley (1873- )
Emmanuel Oakley (1875-1946)
John Oakley (1877?- )
Lewis Oakley (1882- )
Marriage 14 April 1855 St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England1

Husband: James Oakley

Name: James Oakley
Sex: Male
Father: James Oakley (1794?- )
Mother: Esther Gathen (1791?- )
Occupation agricultural labourer2,3
Birth 1828 (approx.) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England2,3,4
Baptism 15 June 1828 (age 0) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England5
Census 6 June 1841 (age 11) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England2
working as an agricultural labourer and living with his parents and two siblings, born in Hertfordshire
Census 30 March 1851 (age 20) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England3
unmarried son working as an agricultural labourer and living with his parents, three siblings and two nieces, born in St. Stephens Hertfordshire
Census 2 April 1871 (age 42-43) Green Street, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
married head of the household aged40 Labourer born St. Stephens Hertfordshire
Census 3 April 1881 (age 52-53) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 50, Ag. Lab, born St. Stephens Hertford.
Death 1894 (age 65-66)1
St. Cath. 1894/95q1.

Wife: Hannah Bignall

Name: Hannah Bignall1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 25 June 1836 St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England1,4
Baptism 7 April 1839 (age 2) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 2 April 1871 (age 34) Green Street, St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
married wife aged35 born St. Stephens Hertfordshire living with husband.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 44) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
wife aged 46, born St. Stephens Hertford, living with husband.

Child 1: Ann Oakley

Name: Ann Oakley1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Alfred Laurence (1855- )
Birth 1854 (approx.) St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England1,8
Baptism 15 January 1860 (age 5-6) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 3 April 1881 (age 26) Green Street, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England9
married wife living with her husband and two children, born in Hertfordshire

Child 2: William Oakley

Name: William Oakley
Sex: Male
Occupation agricultural labourer
Birth 1858 (approx.) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England4
Baptism 14 January 1859 (age 0-1) St. Stephen, St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England5
Baptism 15 January 1860 (age 1-2) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 2 April 1871 (age 12-13) Green Street, St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
unmarried son aged 14 Labourerr born St. Stephens Hertfordshire living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 22-23) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 23, unmarried, Ag. Lab, St. Stephens Hertford, living with parents.

Child 3: Charles Oakley

Name: Charles Oakley1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Emma Roberts (1860?- )
Occupation roadman then an agricultural labourer10,11
Birth September 1859 (approx.) Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1,10,11
Baptism 15 January 1860 (age 0) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 2 April 1871 (age 11) Green Street, St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
unmarried son aged 12 Labourer Boy born St. Stephens Hertfordshire living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 21) South Mimms, Middlesex, England12
married head of the household aged 22 working as an agricultural labourer born St. Stephens Hertfordshire
Census 5 April 1891 (age 31) St. Giles Church, Blanche Lane, South Mimms, Middlesex, England13
married head of the household aged 32 Labourer born South Mimms Middlesex.
Census 31 March 1901 (age 40) South Mimms, Middlesex, England10
married head of the household working as a roadman for Middlesex County Council and living in four rooms with his wife, four sons and a daughter, born in South Mimms Middlesex
Census 2 April 1911 (age 52) Mill Corner, Monken Hadley, Hertfordshire, England11
married head of the household working as a farm labourer and living in three rooms with his wife, three children and two grandchildren, born in Shenley

Child 4: Amos Frederick Oakley

Name: Amos Frederick Oakley1,14
Sex: Male
Nickname: Fred
Spouse: Caroline Childs (1854- )
Occupation labourer15
Birth Q2 1862 Green Street, Boreham Wood, Hertfordshire, England1,14,15
Dad had detail as St. Cath., not sure what this is as church is St. Giles
Baptism 16 April 1865 (age 2-3) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 2 April 1871 (age 8-9) Green Street, St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
unmarried son aged 10 born Aldenham Hertfordshire living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 18-19) Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England16
head of the household aged 21, labourer, born Shenley.
Census 5 April 1891 (age 28-29) Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England17
married head of the household aged 29 Labourer born Green Street, Shenley.
Census 31 March 1901 (age 38) Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England18
married head of the household aged 39 Woodman worker born London Colney Hertfordshire
Census 2 April 1911 (age 49) Lowbell Lane, London Colney, Hertfordshire, England15
married head of the household as Frederick Oakley working as a eneral abourer and living in five rooms with his wife, son William, granddaughter Elisabeth Bird and a William Oakley aged 55, born in Boreham Wood Hertfordshire
Death December 1930 (age 68) Barnet "Registration District", Hertfordshire, England1,19

Child 5: James Oakley

Name: James Oakley1
Sex: Male
Birth December 1864 (approx.) Barnet, Hertfordshire, England1
Baptism 16 April 1865 (age 0) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Death 1866 (age 1-2)1

Child 6: George Oakley

Name: George Oakley
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Kate Woodall (1867-1887)
Spouse 2: Mary Tennison (1871-1925)
Occupation agricultural labourer becoming a railway platelayer20,21
Birth 5 April 1867 Green Street, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1,20,21
Baptism 4 August 1867 (age 0) Shenley, Hertfordshire, England22
Census 2 April 1871 (age 3) Green Street, St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
son aged 5 born Aldenham Hertfordshire living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 13) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 15, unmarried, working as an agricultural labourer, born Shenley, living with parents.
Census 31 March 1901 (age 35) No1 Saltmarshe Crossing, near Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, England20
married head of the household working as a platelayer ganger and living with his wife and seven children, born in Shenley Hertfordshire
Census 2 April 1911 (age 44) No1 Saltmarshe Crossing, near Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire, England21
married head of the household working as a platelayer for the North Eastern Railway and living with his wife and four children, born in Green Street Herts
Death 22 March 1930 (age 62) Goole, West Riding of Yorkshire, England1,23
Probate 6 May 1930 Principal Registry, High Holborn, Holborn, London, England23
of 36 Queens Avenue Goole, probate of effects of £800 12s 11d (~£27,000 in 2005) to Fred Sears police constable and Fred Oakley farm labourer

Child 7: Eliza Elizabeth Oakley

Name: Eliza Elizabeth Oakley
Sex: Female
Occupation scholar
Birth 1869 (approx.) Shenley, Hertfordshire, England4
Birth June 1870 Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Baptism 18 September 1870 (age 0-1) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 2 April 1871 (age 1-2) Green Street, St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England6
daughter aged 7 months born Shenby Hertfordshire living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 11-12) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 12, attending school born Shenley, living with parents.

Child 8: Alice Oakley

Name: Alice Oakley
Sex: Female
Occupation scholar
Birth March 1873 Barnet, Hertfordshire, England1
Baptism 6 July 1873 (age 0) St. Mary, Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1
Census 3 April 1881 (age 8) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 9, attending school born Shenley, living with parents.

Child 9: Emmanuel Oakley

Name: Emmanuel Oakley
Sex: Male
Spouse: Fanny Horrel (bap.1874, d.1951)
Birth 14 August 1875 Shenley, Hertfordshire, England1,4
Baptism 21 November 1875 (age 0) Hertfordshire, England1
Census 3 April 1881 (age 5) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 6, attending school born Shenley, living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 5) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 6, attending school born Shenley, living with parents.
Death 24 July 1946 (age 70) Aldenham, Radlett, Hertfordshire, England1

Child 10: John Oakley

Name: John Oakley
Sex: Male
Occupation scholar
Birth 1877 (approx.) Shenley, Hertfordshire, England
Baptism 20 October 1878 (age 0-1) South Mimms, Middlesex, England1
Census 3 April 1881 (age 3-4) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 4, attending school born Shenley, living with parents.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 3-4) South Mimms, Middlesex, England7
aged 4, attending school born Shenley, living with parents.

Child 11: Lewis Oakley

Name: Lewis Oakley1,24
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth Eyres (1877?- )
Occupation labourer25
Birth Q4 1882 South Mimms, Middlesex, England1,24,25
Census 2 April 1911 (age 29) South Mimms, Middlesex, England25
married head of the household working as a general labourer in public works and living in four rooms with his wife, five children and a boarder, born in South Mimms Hertfordshire

Sources

1"John Oakley personal communication". PAF.
2"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:439 book:4 folio:45 page:19.
3"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1713 folio:565 page:26.
4"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
5Church of the Latter Day Saints, "FamilySearch" (www.familysearch.org).
6"Census 1871" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1331/20 -.
7"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1368/103/15.
8"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1431 folio:15 page:23.
9"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1368 folio:49 page:17.
10"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1229 folio:111 page:6.
11"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:7148 class:RG78 piece:351 registration district:131 sub-district:2 enumeration district:9 schedule:280.
12"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:11368/107/23.
13"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1052/100/23.
14"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Watford 1862 quarter:2 volume:3a page:295.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bignell
15"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:7134 class:RG78 piece:350RD131SD1 enumeration district:6 schedule:85.
16"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1368/30/18.
address given as Lobbel Lane which is Lowbell lane
17"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1052/P16.
address given as Lobell Lane which is Lowbell lane
18"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1229/60/p10.
19"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Barnet 1930 quarter:4 volume:3a page:463.
Text From Source: aged 68
20"Census 1901" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:4458 folio:110 page:10.
21"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:28521 class:RG78 piece:1637 reg dist:519 sub dist:3 enum dist:9 schedule:67.
22"Wethersfield, United Reform Church Records, 5/8/1997".
23UK Government Probate Service, "Find a Will" (on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1930 page:497.
24"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Barnet 1882 quarter:4 volume:3a page:193.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bignell
25"Census 1911" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:7136 class:RG78 piece:350 registration district:131 sub-district:1 enumeration district:8 schedule:88.