See also

Family of Stephen Appleton and Emma Mary Ann Wilkinson

Husband: Stephen Appleton

  • Name:

  • Stephen Appleton

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dredgerman / mariner / fisherman2,3,4

  • Birth:

  • 1853 (app)

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,3,4

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 27-28)

  • "Emily", Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, England5

  •  

  • Master, aged 28, Fisherman master. Born in Tollesbury.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 38)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a dredgerman and living with his wife Emma, daughters Emily and Emma, sons James, Ernest, Robert and Edward, and his widowed mother-in-law (sic - actually his step-mother) Mary Ann. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 48)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England3

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a mariner and living with his wife Emma, sons Robert and Edward, daughters Emma and Elsie, and his blind and widowed step mother Mary A Appleton aged 90. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 58)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England4

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a fisherman on oyster planting and living in six rooms with his wife Emma, son Edward, married daughter Elsie Crees, son-in-law Samuel Crees, and grandson Samuel Crees. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Death:

  • Q4 1913 (age 61)

  • Maldon "Registration District", Essex, England6

Wife: Emma Mary Ann Wilkinson

  • Name:

  • Emma Mary Ann Wilkinson7

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Robert Wilkinson (1835?-1907)

  • Mother:

  • Emma Anna Killick (1839-1898)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • school mistress7

  • Birth:

  • 1856 (app)

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,3,4,7

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 4-5)

  • Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England8

  •  

  • daughter aged 5, attending school and living with parents, a sibling and two apprentices. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 14-15)

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England7

  •  

  • daughter aged 15 unmarried, school mistress living with parents and three siblings. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 24-25)

  • Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England9

  •  

  • Head(Wife), aged 25. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 35)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • married wife living with her husband Stephen, daughters Emily and Emma, sons James, Ernest, Robert and Edward, and her widowed mother-in-law Mary Ann. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 45)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England3

  •  

  • married wife living with her husband Stephen, sons Robert and Edward, daughters Emma and Elsie, and her blind and widowed step mother-in-law Mary A Appleton aged 90. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 55)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England4

  •  

  • married wife living in six rooms with her husband Stephen, son Edward, married daughter Elsie Crees, son-in-law Samuel Crees, and grandson Samuel Crees. Born in Tollesbury Essex. Married for thirty-seven years with eight children, six of whom are still living

  • Death:

  • Q1 1938 (age 82)

  • Maldon "Registration District", Essex, England10

Child 1: Emily Sabina Appleton

  • Name:

  • Emily Sabina Appleton11

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1875

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,9,11

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 6)

  • Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England9

  •  

  • aged 6, attending school born Tollesbury, living with mother.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 16)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • unmarried daughter living with her parents Stephen and Emma, sister Emma, brothers James, Ernest, Robert and Edward, and her widowed grandmother Mary Ann Appleton. Born in Tollesbury Essex

Child 2: James Robert Appleton

  • Name:

  • James Robert Appleton12

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dredgerman2

  • Birth:

  • Q4 1876

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,12

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 4)

  • Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England9

  •  

  • aged 4, attending school born Tollesbury, living with mother.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 14)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • son working as a dregerman and living with his parents Stephen and Emma, sisters Emily and Emma, brothers Ernest, Robert and Edward, and his widowed grandmother Mary Ann Appleton. Born in Tollesbury Essex

Child 3: Ernest Stephen Appleton

  • Name:

  • Ernest Stephen Appleton12

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dredgerman2

  • Birth:

  • Q4 1876

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,12

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 4)

  • Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England9

  •  

  • aged 4, attending school born Tollesbury, living with mother.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 14)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • son working as a dregerman and living with his parents Stephen and Emma, sisters Emily and Emma, brothers James, Robert and Edward, and his widowed grandmother Mary Ann Appleton. Born in Tollesbury Essex

Child 4: Robert Stephen Appleton

  • Name:

  • Robert Stephen Appleton13

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Amelia Hannah Batten (1880?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dredgerman / mariner2,3,14

  • To Do:

  •  

  •  

  •  

  • Robert remarried a Cissie Rice so need to research this

  • Birth:

  • Q2 1879

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,3,13,14

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 1-2)

  • Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England9

  •  

  • aged 1. Born in Tollesbury, living with mother.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 11)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • son working as a dregerman and living with his parents Stephen and Emma, sisters Emily and Emma, brothers James, Ernest and Edward, and his widowed grandmother Mary Ann Appleton. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 21)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England3

  •  

  • unmarried son working as a mariner and living with his parents Stephen and Emma, brother Edward, sisters Emma and Elsie, and his blind and widowed step grandmother Mary A Appleton aged 90. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 31)

  • The Anchorage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England14

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a mariner and living in three rooms with his wife and daughter. Born in Tollesbury Essex

Child 5: Emma Mary Ann Appleton

  • Name:

  • Emma Mary Ann Appleton15

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Alfred L Southgate ( - )

  • Birth:

  • 21 Jul 1881

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,3,15,16,17

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 9)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents Stephen and Emma, sister Emily, brothers James, Ernest, Robert and Edward, and her widowed grandmother Mary Ann Appleton. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 19)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England3

  •  

  • unmarried daughter living with her parents Stephen and Emma, brothers Robert and Edward, sister Elsie, and her blind and widowed step grandmother Mary A Appleton aged 90. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 29)

  • 40 Navigation Road, Chelmsford, Essex, England16

  •  

  • an unmarried visitor living in six rooms with her aunt's husband Richard Sparrow, aunt Charlotte Sparrow, cousins John, Richard and Catherine Sparrow. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Death:

  • 19 May 1973 (age 91)

  • Chelmsford "Registration District", Essex, England17,18

  • Probate:

  • 22 Jun 1973

  • Probate Registry, London, England18

  •  

  • of 44 New Road Tollesbury Essex died 19th May 1973, probate of £1,865 (~£19,000 in 2017)

Child 6: Stephen Edward Appleton

  • Name:

  • Stephen Edward Appleton19,20

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • Q3 1884

  • Maldon "Registration District", Essex, England19

  • Death:

  • Dec 1889 (age 5)

  • Maldon "Registration District", Essex, England20,21,22

  • Burial:

  • 4 Dec 1889

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Church Street, Tollesbury, Essex, England21,22

  •  

  • aged 5

Child 7: Edward Harris Appleton

  • Name:

  • Edward Harris Appleton23,24,25

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Lydia Elizabeth Rolph (1879-1956)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • mariner then a fireman3,4,26

  • Birth:

  • 19 Jul 1886

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England2,3,4,23,26

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 4)

  • Unity Place, Hunts Lane, Tollesbury, Essex, England2

  •  

  • son living with his parents Stephen and Emma, sisters Emily and Emma, brothers James, Ernest and Robert, and his widowed grandmother Mary Ann Appleton. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 14)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son working as an apprentice mariner and living with his parents Stephen and Emma, brother Robert, sisters Emma and Elsie, and his blind and widowed step grandmother Mary A Appleton aged 90. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 24)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England4

  •  

  • unmarried son working as a mariner in yachting and living in six rooms with his parents Stephen and Emma, married sister Elsie Crees, brother-in-law Samuel Crees, and nephew Samuel Crees. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 53)

  • Fire Station, lancaster Grove, Belsize Park, London, England26

  •  

  • a married fireman with the London Fire Brigade and living with thirty-two others. Born on 19th July 1886

  • Death:

  • 11 Jan 1965 (age 78)

  • Bromley "Registration District", Kent, England24,25,27

  • Probate:

  • 8 Mar 1965

  • Probate Registry, London, England25

  •  

  • of Temperence Cottage Mell Road Tollesbury Essex died on 11th January 1965 at Seymour Villas Penge London, probate of £3,744 (~£66,000 in 2017) to Edward Stephen Appleton transport conductor and Edward Wash river board foreman

Child 8: Elsie Jane Appleton

  • Name:

  • Elsie Jane Appleton28

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Samuel Crees (1882-1964)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dressmaker29

  • Birth:

  • 22 Apr 1891

  • Tollesbury, Essex, England3,4,28,29,30

  •  

  • death index says born on 20th April 1891

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 9)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England3

  •  

  • daughter living with her parents Stephen and Emma, brothers Robert and Edward, sister Emma, and her blind and widowed step grandmother Mary A Appleton aged 90. Born in Tollesbury Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 19)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England4

  •  

  • married daughter living in six rooms with her parents Stephen and Emma, brother Edward, husband Samuel Crees, and son Samuel Crees. Born in Tollesbury Essex. Married for two years with one child who is still living

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 48)

  • Temperance Cottage, Mell Road, Tollesbury, Essex, England29

  •  

  • a married dressmaker doing household duties and living with her son Edward. Born on 22nd April 1891

  • Death:

  • 19 Jun 1976 (age 85)

  • Chelmsford "Registration District", Essex, England30,31

  • Probate:

  • 10 Aug 1976

  • Probate Registry, Greater London, England31

  •  

  • of 44 New Road Tollesbury, died 19th June 1976, probate of £8,019 (~£59,000 in 2017)

Note on Husband: Stephen Appleton

parents James Appleton and Mary Ann

Note on Wife: Emma Mary Ann Wilkinson

one more of her child had died before 1911 census

Sources

1.

Colchester Record Office Parish Records. Colchester Record Office, Colchester, Essex, England.

2.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1399 folio:178 page:4. Cit. Date: 22 November 2020.

3.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1693 folio:81 page:19. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

4.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10209 class:RG78 piece:537 registration district:196 sub-district:3 enumeration district:1 schedule:242. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

5.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1773/134.

6.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1913 quarter:4 volume:4a page:711.

7.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1675 folio:56 page:6.

8.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1091 folio:53 page:4.

9.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1778/34/11.

10.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1938 quarter:1 volume:4a page:956.

11.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1875 quarter:1 volume:4a page:301. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

12.

Ibid. Maldon 1876 quarter:4 volume:4a page:314. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

13.

Ibid. Maldon 1879 quarter:2 volume:4a page:349. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

14.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10209 class:RG78 piece:537 registration district:196 sub district:3 enum district:1 schedule:285. Cit. Date: 10 July 2017.

15.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1881 quarter:3 volume:4a page:376. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

16.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10083 class:RG78 piece:531 registration district:194 sub-district:4 enumeration district:3 schedule:53. Cit. Date: 29 August 2021.

17.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Chelmsford 1973 quarter:2 volume:4a page:1447. Cit. Date: 29 August 2021.

18.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1973 page:8152 no:730121640J. Cit. Date: 29 August 2021.

19.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1884 quarter:3 volume:4a page:439. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

20.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1889 quarter:4 volume:4a page:255. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

21.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Tollesbury St. Mary burials 1813-1904 ref:D/P 283/1/15 image:89 page:171 entry:1365. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

22.

The Federation of Family History Societies, National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3, (2010 own copy). Tollesbury St. Mary. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

23.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1886 quarter:3 volume:4a page:466. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

24.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Bromley 1965 quarter:1 volume:5b page:117. Cit. Date: 23 November 2020.

25.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). London 1965 page:183. Cit. Date: 23 November 2020.

26.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:0238E page;21 line:38 letter code:AKBM. Cit. Date: 22 November 2020.

27.

Gravestone. from Ancestry Spink etc Tree by sandra Hemmings. Cit. Date: 23 November 2020.

28.

England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Maldon 1891 quarter:2 volume:4a page:561. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

29.

1939 UK Register, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG101 piece:1581A page:19 line:16 letter code:DDPA. Cit. Date: 11 September 2019.

30.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Chelmsford 1976 quarter:2 volume:9 page:1725. Cit. Date: 15 October 2019.

31.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1976 page:1921 ref:760114517R. Cit. Date: 15 October 2019.