See also

Family of Richard White and Rebekah Bowtle

Husband: Richard White (1810?-bef1851)
Wife: Rebekah Bowtle (1810-1892?)
Children: Emma White (1830- )
Margaret White (1832- )
Richard White (1835- )
Marriage 17 August 1829 St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England1,2
both single of this parish, by licence with parents consent, witnesses Daniel Leech and Charlotte White, the vicar was a Richard White, vicar of Shalford (1761-1835 grandfather?)

Husband: Richard White

Name: Richard White2
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Occupation a carpenter (assumed from wife's 1841 census entry)
Birth 1810 (estimated) Essex, England
Census absence 6 June 1841 (age 30-31)
Death before 1851 (age 40-41)
wife a widow in 1851 census, he seems an elusive chap

Wife: Rebekah Bowtle

Name: Rebekah Bowtle3
Sex: Female
Father: John Bowtle (1772?-1855)
Mother: Sarah Ann Betts (1774?-1858)
Occupation a carpenter (probably running her husband's business) then a domestic servant4,5,6,7
Birth 8 October 1810 Wethersfield, Essex, England3,4,5,6,7,8
as Rebekah Bowtle in family bible
Census 6 June 1841 (age 30) Wethersfield, Essex, England4
aged 30 as Rebecca White, carpenter living with a Martha White sister-in-law?) and three children, born Essex
Directory 1848 (age 37-38) Wethersfield, Essex, England
1848 Directory - gives Rebecca's trade as Carpenter, Wethersfield.
Census 30 March 1851 (age 40) Silver Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England5
head aged 41 widow as Rebecca White, carpenter employing 2 men living with a son and a nephew, born Wethersfield.
Census 7 April 1861 (age 50) Swan Inn, Felsted, Essex, England6
sister-in-law aged 51 widow, domestic servant living with brother-in-law William Philpot and family and brother-in-law Samuel White, born Wethersfield Essex
Census 25 April 1871 (age 60) Strait Lane, Felsted, Essex, England7
servant aged 60 widow, domestic servant living with william Brown and family, born Weathersfield Essex
Census 3 April 1881 (age 70) London Road, Braintree, Essex, England8
mother aged 71 widow, living with daughter Emma White and a boarder, born Wethersfield Essex
Census 5 April 1891 (age 80) Felsted, Essex, England9
head aged 81 widow, living with son Richard, born Wethersfield Essex
Death February 1892 (approx.) (age 81) Essex, England10
aged 82

Child 1: Emma White

Name: Emma White11,12
Sex: Female
Occupation a dressmaker8
Birth 26 December 1830 Wethersfield, Essex, England8,11,13,14
Baptism 11 January 1831 (age 0) Congregational Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England11,12,13
daughter of Richard and Rebecca White
Census 6 June 1841 (age 10) Wethersfield, Essex, England4
aged 11 as Caroline White, living with mother, an aunt and two siblings, born Essex
Census 1861 (age 30-31) Village, Great Bardfield, Essex, England15
aged 30, Boarder, Dressmaker, born Wethersfield, living with William Bowtle #238.
Census 3 April 1881 (age 50) London Road, Braintree, Essex, England8
head aged 50 unmarried, dressmaker living with her mother and a boarder, born Wethersfield Essex

Child 2: Margaret White

Name: Margaret White4,11,16
Sex: Female
Birth 5 November 1832 Wethersfield, Essex, England11,13,16
Baptism 14 April 1833 (age 0) Congregational Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England11,13,16
daughter of Rich and Rebecca White
Census 6 June 1841 (age 8) Wethersfield, Essex, England4
aged 8, living with mother, an aunt and two siblings, born Essex

Child 3: Richard White

Name: Richard White4,17
Sex: Male
Occupation farm bailiff9
Birth 10 May 1835 Wethersfield, Essex, England5,9,17
Baptism 8 November 1835 (age 0) Independent Church, Felsted, Essex, England17
son of Rich and Rebecca White
Census 6 June 1841 (age 6) Wethersfield, Essex, England4
aged 6, living with mother, an aunt and two siblings, born Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 15) Silver Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England5
son aged 15 unmarried, living with his mother and a cousin, born Wethersfield Essex
Census 5 April 1891 (age 55) Drapers Farm, Felsted, Essex, England9
son aged 55 unmarried, farm bailiff living with his mother, born Wethersfield Essex

Sources

1"Colchester Record Office Parish Records".
2"Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records" (on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary the Virgin Marriages 1813-1837 ref:D/P 119/1/9 image:34.
3"Geoff Bowtle personal communication". details from the family bible held by Ian Bowtle #773 via Andrew Douglas Bowtle #774.
4"Census 1841" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:333 book:19 folio:6 page:6.
5"Census 1851" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1785 folio:136 page:2.
6"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1116 folio:45 page:13.
7"Census 1871" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1703 folio:56 page:32.
8"Census 1881" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1811 folio:23 page:8.
9"Census 1891" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1427 folio:39 page:24.
10"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Dunmow 1892 quarter:1 volume:4a page:521.
11"Chelmsford Record Office - Parish Records". Wethersfield Congregational Church Baptisms 1797-1837 ref:D/NC 31/1 reel:16.
12"FindMyPast Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Wethersfield Independent.
13"Geoff Bowtle personal communication". letter.
14"FindMyPast Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Wetersfield Independent.
15"Census 1861" (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk).
16"FindMyPast Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). England and Wales Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms Transcription ref:TNA class:RG04 piece:1768.
17"FindMyPast Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms" (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Felsted Independent.