Family of John Edwards and Mary Becket

Husband: John Edwards (1780?-1847?)
Wife: Mary Becket (1793?-1850?)
Children: John Edwards (1819?- )
William Edwards (1822?-bef1891)
Eliza Edwards (1825?- )
Jemima Edwards (1828?- )
George Edwards (1830?- )
Emma Edwards (1832?- )
James Edwards (1834?- )
Thomas Edwards (1839?- )
Marriage 16 April 1819 St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
both of this parish both unmarried, both made X by banns, itnessed by Jonathan Death and Eliza Edwards

Husband: John Edwards

Name: John Edwards
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1780 (approx.)
Occupation 18 June 1819 labourer; Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 60-61) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
head of the household aged 50 working as an agricultural labourer born in Suffolk.
Death April 1847 (approx.) (age 66-67) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Burial 15 April 1847 St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
aged 67

Wife: Mary Becket

Name: Mary Becket1
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1793 (approx.)1
Census 1841 (age 47-48) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
Wife aged 40 born in Suffolk living with husband.
Death August 1850 (approx.) (age 56-57) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Burial 15 August 1850 St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
aged 57.

Child 1: John Edwards

Name: John Edwards1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Elizabeth Gossett (1825?-1886?)
Birth 18 June 1819 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 21-22) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
aged 15 working as an agricultural labourer born in Suffolk living with Robert & Elizabeth Beckett.
Census 1851 (age 31-32) Barham, Suffolk, England3
head of the household aged 30. working as an agricultural labourer, born Hemingstone.
Census 1881 (age 61-62) Barham, Suffolk, England4
head of the household aged 60, working as an agricultural labourer, born Coddenham(? Hemingstone).
Census 1891 (age 71-72) Barham, Suffolk, England5
head of the household aged 72, widower, Labourer, born Hemingstone Suffolk
Census 1901 (age 81-82) Cottage, Skeets Green, Barham, Suffolk, England6
head of the household aged 82, widower, Labourer retired, born Barham.

Child 2: William Edwards

Name: William Edwards
Sex: Male
Spouse: Susanna (1830?- )
Birth March 1822 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Baptism 7 March 1822 (age 0) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 18-19) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
aged 20 working as an agricultural labourer born in Suffolk living with Robert & Elizabeth Beckett.
Occupation 1863 cordwainer1
Census 1881 (age 58-59) Debenham, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England7
head of the household aged 65, Shoemaker, born Crowfield
Death before 1891 (age 68-69)1
At the marriage of his daughter Eliza, William was decribed as deceased.

Child 3: Eliza Edwards

Name: Eliza Edwards1
Sex: Female
Birth January 1825 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Baptism 30 January 1825 (age 0) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Received into Church 30/1/1825
Census 1841 (age 15-16) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
daughter aged 15 born in Suffolk living with parents.
Census 1851 (age 25-26) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England8
head of the household unmarried, Char Woman, born Hemingstone.
Census 1861 (age 35-36) Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England9
head of the household unmarried, aged 30, Work Woman, born Hemingstone

Child 4: Jemima Edwards

Name: Jemima Edwards10
Sex: Female
Birth 1828 (approx.)10
Baptism 20 January 1828 (age 0) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1,10
daughter of John Edwards (labourer) and Mary of Hemingstone
Census 1841 (age 12-13) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
daughter aged 13 born in Suffolk living with parents

Child 5: George Edwards

Name: George Edwards11
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary Ann Rose (1843?- )
Occupation brick maker12
Birth 1830 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England12
Baptism 4 April 1830 (age 0) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 10-11) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
son aged 11 born in Suffolk living with parents
Census 1851 (age 20-21) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England8
Nephew, aged 21, unmarried, working as an agricultural labourer, born Barham, living with Elizabeth Beckett his Aunt, aged 77, widow, born Barham.
Census 1861 (age 30-31) Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England9
Brother, aged 28, unmarried, Brick Maker, born Hemingstone, living with sister
Banns 30 October 1863 (age 32-33) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Also 16/10 23/10. Both unmarried, both of this parish
Census 3 April 1871 (age 43) Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England12
married head of the household working as a brick maker and living with his wife, three daughters and his father-in-law, born in Hemingston Suffolk
Census 1881 (age 50-51) Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England13
head of the household aged 39(??), Brickmaker, born Hemingstone Suffolk.
Census 1891 (age 60-61) Church Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England14
head of the household aged 60, Brickmaker, born Hemingstone
Census 1901 (age 70-71) Brick Kiln Farm, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England15
head of the household aged 71, Marr, working as an agricultural labourer, worker, born Hemingstone.

Child 6: Emma Edwards

Name: Emma Edwards
Sex: Female
Birth May 1832 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Baptism 13 May 1832 (age 0) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 8-9) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
daughter aged 8 born in Suffolk living with parents

Child 7: James Edwards

Name: James Edwards
Sex: Male
Spouse: Ann Thompson (1833?- )
Birth June 1834 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Baptism 8 June 1834 (age 0) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 6-7) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
son aged 6 born in Suffolk living with parents
Census 1851 (age 16-17) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England16
aged 15, unmarried, Waggoner, Serv., born Hemingstone, living with Jane Potter.
Banns 14 October 1859 (age 25) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
also 30/9 7/10. both unmarried, both of this parish.
Census 1881 (age 46-47) Barham, Suffolk, England17
head of the household aged 46, working as an agricultural labourer, born Hemingstone.

Child 8: Thomas Edwards

Name: Thomas Edwards
Sex: Male
Birth January 1839 (approx.) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England
Baptism 13 January 1839 (age 0) St. Gregory, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1
Census 1841 (age 1-2) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2
son aged 2 born in Suffolk living with parents
Census 1851 (age 11-12) Hemingstone, Suffolk, England8
aged 12, Farmers boy, born Hemingstone, living with Sister.

Sources

1"Suffolk Records Office (Ipswich) - Parish Records".
2"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1841/HO107/1019/P26 own copy.
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9"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1861/RG9/1156/P94.
10"Suffolk Family History Society - Bosmere and Claydon Baptisms 1813-1900" (2008 SFK-BPI-11 own copy).
11"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Boamere 1864 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1241.
12"Census 1871" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1743 folio:45 page:1.
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