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Family of James Wilkinson and Sarah Barnard

Husband: James Wilkinson (1806?-1876)
Wife: Sarah Barnard (1812?-1871)
Children: James Wilkinson (1833?-1835)
Robert Wilkinson (1835?-1907)
Ellen Wilkinson (1837?-1897?)
Sarah Wilkinson (1839?- )
James Wilkinson (1841-1920)
Marriage Banns 9 September 1832 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
16th and 23rd September 1832
Marriage 29 September 1832 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1,2
both single, married by banns and witnessed by John Colbia and Mary Barnard

Husband: James Wilkinson

Name: James Wilkinson2,3
Sex: Male
Father: James Wilkinson (1775?-1829)
Mother: Sarah Pewter (1783?-1837)
Occupation oyster dredger3,4,5,6,7
Birth 1806 (approx.) Tollesbury, Essex, England4,6,8
Baptism 3 August 1806 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 34-35) Tollesbury, Essex, England9,10
aged 30, oyster dredger living with his wife and four children. Born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 44-45) Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England11
head of the household aged 44, oyster dredger living with his wife and four children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 54-55) Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England12
head of the household aged 54 married, oyster dredger living with his wife and two children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1871 (age 64-65) Tollesbury, Essex, England13,14
head of the household aged 64 married, oyster dredger living with his wife and a daughter. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Death 14 May 1876 (age 69-70) Tollesbury, Essex, England3
aged 69, osyter dredger, died of pneumonia. R(osetta?) Wilkinson, daughter-in-law present at death
Burial 17 May 1876 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England15
aged 69

Wife: Sarah Barnard

Name: Sarah Barnard2,6,16
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Sarah Wilkinson1,2
Father: John Barnard (1780?- )
Mother: Eleanor Reynolds (1780?- )
Birth 1812 (approx.) Tollesbury, Essex, England4,6,16
Baptism 10 August 1812 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England16,17
daughter of John Barnard and Eleanor. Note this image is very difficult to read and this entry may not be correct
Census 6 June 1841 (age 25) Tollesbury, Essex, England9,10
living with her husband and four children. Born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 39) Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England11
wife living with her husband and four children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 48-49) Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England12
wife aged 49 married, living with her husband and two children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1871 (age 58-59) Tollesbury, Essex, England13,14
wife aged 59 married, living with her husband and a daughter. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Death June 1871 (age 58-59) Tollesbury, Essex, England18,19
aged 59
Burial 18 June 1871 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1,15
aged 59

Child 1: James Wilkinson

Name: James Wilkinson15
Sex: Male
Birth August 1833 (approx.)15
Baptism 18 August 1833 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Death February 1835 (age 1)15
Burial 22 February 1835 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1,15
aged 18 months

Child 2: Robert Wilkinson

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Spouse: Emma Anna Killick

Name: Robert Wilkinson20,21
Sex: Male
Alt. Name: Robert Wilkenson22
Spouse 1: Emma Anna Killick (1839-1898)
Spouse 2: Ellen Georgiana Heard (1840-1930?)
Executive Summary
a dredger in 1855, an oyster dredgerman 1861 & 1871, a fisherman in 1881, a mariner 1885
Occupation oyster dredger and fisherman4,24,25,26,27
Birth 1835 (approx.) Tollesbury, Essex, England4,6,21
Baptism 5 April 1835 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 5-6) Tollesbury, Essex, England9,10
aged 6, living with parents and three siblings. Born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 15-16) Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England11
son aged 16 unmarried, oyster dredger living with parents and three siblings. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 25-26) Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England28
head of the household aged 26 married, oyster dredger living with his wife, two children and two apprentices. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1871 (age 35-36) Tollesbury, Essex, England24
head of the household aged 35 married, oyster dredgerman living with his wife and four children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 3 April 1881 (age 45-46) Tollesbury, Essex, England25
head of the household aged 46 married, fisherman living with his wife and six children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Criminal 9 December 1882 (age 46-47) Colchester (County) Magistrates Court, Colchester, Essex, England29
accused of using a trawl unlawfully on 10th November 1882 off West Mersea as the trawl had allegedly damaged an oyster bed. The case was adjourned until 30th December 1882
Criminal 30 December 1882 (age 46-47) Colchester (County) Magistrates Court, Colchester, Essex, England22
after three hours of evidence the case was dismissed due to conflicting evidence, as Robert Wilkenson
Census 5 April 1891 (age 55-56) Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England30
head of the household aged 56 married, dredgerman living with his wife and a daughter. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 31 March 1901 (age 65-66) Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England31
head of the household aged 66 married, fisherman own account living with his wife. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Death 19 February 1907 (age 71-72) Tollesbury, Essex, England20
aged 70, an oyster dredger, died of carcinoma of the intestine. His son-in-law J O Layzell was present at the death
Burial 24 February 1907 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Probate 5 April 1907 Ipswich, Suffolk, England32
of Unity Place, Hunts Road, Tollesbury dredgerman effects of £55 11s (~£3,180 in 2005) administered by Ellen Georgina Carrington Wilkinson widow

Child 3: Ellen Wilkinson

Name: Ellen Wilkinson6
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Ellen Henning14
Alt. Name: Helen Wilkinson14
Spouse: Edward Robert Henning (1835?-1895)
Birth 1837 (approx.) Tollesbury, Essex, England4,6
Baptism 13 August 1837 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 3-4) Tollesbury, Essex, England9,10
aged 3, living with parents and three siblings. Born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 13-14) Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England11
daughter aged 13, attending school and living with parents and three siblings. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1871 (age 33-34) Maisonett Lodge, Ingatestone, Essex, England33
wife aged 33 married, living with her husband and three children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 3 April 1881 (age 43-44) High Street, Chipping Ongar, Essex, England34
wife aged 43 married, living with her husband and three children. Born in Tollesbury
Census 5 April 1891 (age 53-54) Hackney, London, England35
wife aged 52 married, living with her husband, two children and three visitors. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Death May 1897 (approx.) (age 59-60) Hackney, London, England36,37
aged 59 (Dad had 18 Jan 1930 from Kathys Data Base)

Child 4: Sarah Wilkinson

Name: Sarah Wilkinson6
Sex: Female
Occupation a domestic servant then housekeeper38,39
Birth 1839 (approx.) Tollesbury, Essex, England4,6
Baptism 23 June 1839 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 1-2) Tollesbury, Essex, England9,10
aged 2, living with parents and three siblings. Born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 11-12) Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England11
daughter aged 11, attending school and living with parents and three siblings. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 21-22) Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England12
daughter aged 21 unmarried, living with parents and a brother. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1871 (age 31-32) Tollesbury, Essex, England13,14
daughter aged 31 unmarried, living with parents. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 3 April 1881 (age 41-42) 23 Westbourne Villas, Paddington, Middlesex, England40
servant aged 39 unmarried, servant domestic living with William & Elizabeth Percival and family and another servant. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census absence 5 April 1891 (age 51-52)41
Census 31 March 1901 (age 61-62) 32 Eleanor Road, Hackney, London, England39
housekeeper aged 61 unmarried, housekeeper domestic living with Eli Arnold and two children. Born in Tollesbury Essex

Child 5: James Wilkinson

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James Wilkinson

Name: James Wilkinson6,42
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Elizabeth London (1845?-1868?)
Spouse 2: Rosetta Gurton (1846-1937)
Occupation oyster dredger, fisherman and mariner7,43,44,45,46,47
Birth May 1841 Tollesbury, Essex, England4,6,42,45,46,47
Baptism 30 May 1841 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1
Census 6 June 1841 (age 0) Tollesbury, Essex, England9,10
aged 5 weeks, living with parents and three siblings. Born in Essex
Census 30 March 1851 (age 9) Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England11
son aged 9, attending school and living with parents and three siblings. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 7 April 1861 (age 19) Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England12
son aged 19 unmarried, oyster dredger living with parents and a sister. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1871 (age 29) Tollesbury, Essex, England43
head married, oyster dredger in channel living with his wife and a visitor. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 3 April 1881 (age 39) North Tollesbury, Tollesbury, Essex, England44
head of the household aged 30 married, fisherman living with his wife and three children. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 5 April 1891 (age 49) Emma Amelia, Goldhanger Shoe, Tollesbury, Essex, England35,45
married master of this sailing smack living with his son and another and born in Tollesbury Essex. James is also given as a mariner absent at sea from his home address of Claremont Terrace, Hunts Road, Tollesbury, Essex where he lived with his wife Rosetta, sons William (absent), James and Charles, and daughters Nellie, Susan and Florence.
Census 31 March 1901 (age 59) Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England46
married head of the household working as a mariner on his own account and living with his wife Rosetta, son James, and daughters Nellie, Susan and Florence. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Census 2 April 1911 (age 69) Woodrolfe Farm Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England47
married head of the household working as a mariner and living in six rooms with his wife and grandson Frank. Born in Tollesbury Essex
Residence 1920 (age 78-79) Rosebeury, Tollesbury, Essex, England
Death May 1920 (age 78-79) Essex, England15,48
aged 69
Burial 27 May 1920 St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England1,15
aged 79

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3"Death Certificate". copy supplied by Kathy Przeniczny nee Adams.
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