Family of William Colchester and Mary Kate Bright

Husband: William Colchester (1814?- )
Wife: Mary Kate Bright (1818?- )
Children: William P Colchester (1843?- )
Edward Cromwell Colchester (1844- )
Mary Kate Colchester (1845- )
Agnes Colchester (1846- )
Valentine Colchester (1848?- )
Maynard Colchester (1849-1852)
Hester Ellen Colchester (1850-1852)
Charlotte Colchester (1851- )
Lucy F Colchester (1853- )
Alice Helen Colchester (1854- )
Charles M Colchester (1856- )
George H Colchester (1857- )
Anna Louisa Colchester (1858-1859)
Marriage Q4 18401,2

Husband: William Colchester

Name: William Colchester1,2
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Occupation stone merchant merchant, ship owner and Justice of the Peace3,4
Birth 1814 (approx.) Sutton, Suffolk, England3,4
Census 30 March 1851 (age 37) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
married head of the household working as a merchant and ship owner living with his wife, seven children and six servants, born in Sutton Suffolk
Census 7 April 1861 (age 47) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
married head of the household working as a JP of the boro of Harwich, a ship owner and a stone merchant and living with his wife, seven children and eight servants, born in Sutton Suffolk

Wife: Mary Kate Bright

Name: Mary Kate Bright1,2
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Mary Kate Colchester1
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1818 (approx.) Maldon, Essex, England3,4
Census 30 March 1851 (age 33) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
married wife living with her husband, seven children and six servants, born in Maldon Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 43) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
married wife living with her husband, seven children and eight servants, born in Maldon Essex

Child 1: William P Colchester

Name: William P Colchester3
Sex: Male
Birth 1843 (approx.) Ipswich, Suffolk, England3
Census 30 March 1851 (age 8) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
son attending school at home and living with his parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Ipswich Suffolk

Child 2: Edward Cromwell Colchester

Name: Edward Cromwell Colchester5
Sex: Male
Birth Q2 1844 Ipswich, Suffolk, England3,5
Census 30 March 1851 (age 7) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
son attending school at home and living with his parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Ipswich Suffolk

Child 3: Mary Kate Colchester

Name: Mary Kate Colchester6
Sex: Female
Birth Q2 1845 Ipswich, Suffolk, England3,4,6
Census 30 March 1851 (age 5) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
daughter attending school at home and living with her parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Ipswich Suffolk
Census 7 April 1861 (age 15) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
unmarried daughter attending school and living with her parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Ipswich Suffolk

Child 4: Agnes Colchester

Name: Agnes Colchester1,7
Sex: Female
Birth 30 June 1846 Little Oakley, Essex, England1,3,4,7
Census 30 March 1851 (age 4) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
daughter living with her parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Little Oakley Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 14) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
unmarried daughter attending school and living with her parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Little Oakley Essex

Child 5: Valentine Colchester

Name: Valentine Colchester3
Sex: Male
Birth 1848 (approx.) Little Oakley, Essex, England3
Census 30 March 1851 (age 3) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
son living with his parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Little Oakley Essex

Child 6: Maynard Colchester

Name: Maynard Colchester8
Sex: Male
Birth Q1 1849 Little Oakley, Essex, England3,8
Census 30 March 1851 (age 2) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
son living with his parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Little Oakley Essex
Death Q3 1852 (age 3) Tendring "Registration District", Essex, England9

Child 7: Hester Ellen Colchester

Name: Hester Ellen Colchester3,10
Sex: Female
Birth Q1 1850 Little Oakley, Essex, England3,10
Census 30 March 1851 (age 1) Harwich Road, Little Oakley, Essex, England3
daughter living with her parents, six siblings and six servants, born in Little Oakley Essex
Death Q3 1852 (age 2) Tendring "Registration District", Essex, England11

Child 8: Charlotte Colchester

Name: Charlotte Colchester12
Sex: Female
Birth Q4 1851 Little Oakley, Essex, England4,12
Census 7 April 1861 (age 9) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
daughter attending school and living with her parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Little Oakley Essex

Child 9: Lucy F Colchester

Name: Lucy F Colchester4,13
Sex: Female
Birth Q2 1853 Little Oakley, Essex, England4,13
Census 7 April 1861 (age 8) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
daughter attending school and living with her parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Little Oakley Essex

Child 10: Alice Helen Colchester

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Alice Helen Colchester

Name: Alice Helen Colchester1,14
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Alice Helen Barker1
Spouse: Ernest Barker ( - )
Birth 15 June 1854 Little Oakley, Essex, England1,4,14
Census 7 April 1861 (age 6) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
daughter attending school and living with her parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Little Oakley Essex

Child 11: Charles M Colchester

Name: Charles M Colchester4,15
Sex: Male
Birth Q2 1856 Little Oakley, Essex, England4,15
Census 7 April 1861 (age 4) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
son living with his parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Little Oakley Essex

Child 12: George H Colchester

Name: George H Colchester4,16
Sex: Male
Birth Q2 1857 Dovercourt, Essex, England4,16
Census 7 April 1861 (age 4) The Hall, Grundisburgh, Suffolk, England4
son living with his parents, six siblings and eight servants, born in Dovercourt Essex

Child 13: Anna Louisa Colchester

Name: Anna Louisa Colchester17,18
Sex: Female
Birth Q3 1858 Woodbridge "Registration District", Suffolk, England19
Death Q2 1859 (age 0) Woodbridge "Registration District", Suffolk, England18

Note on Child 10: Alice Helen Colchester

went to USA in 1886, did she marry there and die in 1895 in Burwell?

Sources

1"Giles Colchester personal communication". Internet site.
2"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Maldon 1840 quarter:4 volume:13 page:307.
3"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1780 folio:172 page:12.
4"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1167 folio:79 page:1.
5"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1844 quarter:2 volume:12 page:382.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
6"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Ipswich 1845 quarter:2 volume:12 page:380.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
7"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1846 quarter:3 volume:12 page:263.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
8"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1849 quarter:1 volume:12 page:285.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
9"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1852 quarter:3 volume:4a page:137.
Text From Source: aged 3
10"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1850 quarter:1 volume:12 page:277.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
as Unnamed Colchester
11"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1852 quarter:3 volume:4a page:137.
Text From Source: aged 2
12"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1851 quarter:4 volume:12 page:265.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
13"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1853 quarter:2 volume:12 page:193.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
14"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1854 quarter:3 volume:4a page:182.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
15"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1856 quarter:2 volume:12 page:207.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
16"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Tendring 1857 quarter:2 volume:12 page:217.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
17"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Woodbridge 1858 quarter:3 volume:4a page:547.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright
Unnamed Colchester
18"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Woodbridge 1859 quarter:2 volume:4a page:404.
Text From Source: aged 0
19"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Woodbridge 1858 quarter:3 volume:4a page:547.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Bright