Family of Peregrine Edwards and Martha Berry

Husband: Peregrine Edwards

  • Name:

  • Peregrine Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • miller and coal merchant1

  • Note:

  •  

  • Southwold, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • Vol 1, page 27, 1803 hires Town Hall at a rent of from £10 - £25 per year until Midsummer 1839, when Mr. William Crisp took the unexpired term of Mr. Edwards lease - expiry 11/10/1844.

    Vol 1, page 35, 1/7/1825 The Townsmen went their Perambulation including Mr. Edwards, some also took boats along the shore, thence to Buss Creek.

    Vol 1, page 42, Great or Black Windmill built on common in 1789 sold to Mr. Edwards for £745, who in 1806 sold it to Mr. Alfred Lillingston for £2900.

    Vol 1, page 48, Mr. Edwards deswcribed as a Miller. He declined to sell the mill to Mr. Crisp in 1839.

    Vol 1, page 57, 25/2/1822 1st time a stage coach ran from Southwold to Norwich & Yarmouth. Mr. Edwards with Mr. J. Maggs went to Norwich by this coach.

    Vol 1, page 84, Mr. edwards a Chamberlain at Inquest of Benson Rathbone of Geldeston.

  • Birth:

  • 1771 (app)

  •  

  • Directory:

  • 1830 (age 58-59)

  • Southwold, Suffolk, England1

  •  

  • Pigot's Directory. of Sufffolk as a miller and coal merchant

  • Death:

  • 10 May 1843 (age 72)

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 13 May 1843

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • gent aged 72

Wife: Martha Berry

  • Name:

  • Martha Berry

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • 1781 (app)

  •  

  • Death:

  • 19 Jan 1832 (age 50-51)

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 23 Jan 1832

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • Sacred to the memory of Martha, wife of Peregrine EDWARDS, died 19/1/1832, aged 51[

Child 1: Joseph Berry Edwards

  • Name:

  • Joseph Berry Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 21 Dec 1803

  •  

  • Baptism:

  • 23 Dec 1803 (age 0)

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England4

  • Death:

  • bef 24 Aug 1804 (age 0)

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 24 Aug 1804

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • aged 9 months.

Child 2: Joseph Berry Edwards

  • Name:

  • Joseph Berry Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse (1):

  • Elizabeth Bloom (1793?-1841)

  • Spouse (2):

  • Ellen Hingerston (1812?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • Banker4

  • Note:

  •  

  • Southwold, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • Vol 1, pages 58/118, Mr. Edwards married Miss Bloom of Reydon - 28/3/1828. She died 13/10/1841 aged 35. Mr. Edwards married Miss Hingerston, London on 14/12/1842 (sister of Mrs. S. H. Bloom).

  • Note:

  •  

  • Southwold, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • Vol 1 - 56/123, In 1832 built a Banking House, first brick layed 24/7/1832.

    Moved in 1/7/1833. 3/6/1844 left Southwold for Saxmundham Bank.

    Vol 2 - 140,Dinner at the Crown (tickets 12s 6d) on 29/5/1844 in honour of J. B. EDWARDS

     

    Vol 1 - 71Mr. E. with others went on an axcursion to Holland on 13/7/1829 They sailed on the "Providence" of Southwold

    Vol 2 - 119An auction of farms, lands and marshes belonging to the late J. B. Edwards Esqheld on 26/7/1866 at Swan Hotel

  • Birth:

  • 6 Jul 1806

  •  

  • Baptism:

  • 7 Jul 1806 (age 0)

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England4

  • Directory:

  • 1830 (age 23-24)

  • Southwold, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • Gentleman/Banker/Fire & Life Office Agent

  • Directory:

  • 1844 (age 37-38)

  • High Street, Southwold, Suffolk, England6

  •  

  • Bank Manager, Harveys & Hudsons and

    Town treasurer for Southwold

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 44)

  • Market Place, Saxmundham, Suffolk, England7

  •  

  • head of the household aged 44. Born in Southwold, Agent for Bankers.

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 54)

  • 51 Abbeygate Street, St. Mary, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England8

  •  

  • head of the household married aged 54 Bank Manager born Southwold Suffolk

  • Death:

  • 4 Apr 1866 (age 59)

  • Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, England9,10

  •  

  • Died suddenly, in the 60th year of his age, Joseph Berry Edwards, of Bury St. Edmunds, late of Southwold.

  • Burial:

  • 10 Apr 1866

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • aged 59.

Child 3: Eliza Edwards

  • Name:

  • Eliza Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 9 Apr 1808

  •  

  • Baptism:

  • 12 Apr 1808 (age 0)

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England4

  • Death:

  • 18 Sep 1808 (age 5 mns)3

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 21 Sep 1808

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • Grave 208, In memory of Eliza EDWARDS, died 18/9/1808, aged 5 months

Child 4: Peregrine Edwards

  • Name:

  • Peregrine Edwards3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 15 May 18104

  •  

  • Baptism:

  • 17 May 1810 (age 0)

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England4

  • Death:

  • 14 Jul 1810 (age 2 mns)3

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 19 Jul 1810

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • Grave 208, In memory of Peregrine Edwards died 14/7/1810, aged 9 weeks

Child 5: Robert Carr Edwards

  • Name:

  • Robert Carr Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 15 May 1810

  •  

  • Baptism:

  • 17 May 1810 (age 0)

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England4

  • Death:

  • 21 Jul 1810 (age 0)

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 23 Jul 1810

  • St. Edmund's Church, Church Green, Southwold, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • Grave 208, In memory of Robt. EDWARDS, died 21/7/1810, aged 10 weeks

Sources

1.

Ancestry Pigot's Directory of Suffolk, 1830, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). own copy. Cit. Date: 31 August 2000.

2.

James Maggs, Diary, 1818-1876. Seen at Beccles Library.

3.

Suffolk Records Office (Lowestoft) - Parish Records. Cit. Date: 2 March 1999. Suffolk Record Office (Lowestoft), Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

4.

Ibid. Cit. Date: 23 February 1999. Suffolk Record Office (Lowestoft), Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.

5.

Ancestry Pigot's Directory of Suffolk, 1830, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). own fiche. Cit. Date: 1 September 2000.

6.

Archive CD Books, White's Directory of Suffolk 1844 (own copy), (CD-ROM). Beccles Library. Cit. Date: 2 March 1998.

7.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1851/HO107/1802/784.

8.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1861/RG9/1140/P15.

9.

Deb Woollard personal communication. Beccles & Bungay Weekly extracts on 17/4/01.

10.

Suffolk Records Office (Lowestoft) - Parish Records. 2/3/1999 - Southwold Church MI. Suffolk Record Office (Lowestoft), Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England.