Family of John Edwards and Mary Becket

Husband: John Edwards

  • Name:

  • John Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • labourer1

  • Birth:

  • 1780 (app)

  •  

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 60-61)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • head of the household aged 50 working as an agricultural labourer born in Suffolk.

  • Death:

  • Apr 1847 (app) (age 66-67)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Burial:

  • 15 Apr 1847

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • aged 67

Wife: Mary Becket

  • Name:

  • Mary Becket1

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Birth:

  • 1793 (app)3

  •  

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 47-48)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • Wife aged 40 born in Suffolk living with her husband.

  • Death:

  • Aug 1850 (app) (age 56-57)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Burial:

  • 15 Aug 1850

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • aged 57.

Child 1: John Edwards

  • Name:

  • John Edwards1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Elizabeth Gossett (1825?-1886?)

  • Birth:

  • 18 Jun 1819 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 21)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • aged 15 working as an agricultural labourer born in Suffolk living with Robert & Elizabeth Beckett.

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 31)

  • Barham, Suffolk, England4

  •  

  • head of the household aged 30. working as an agricultural labourer. Born in Hemingstone.

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 61)

  • Barham, Suffolk, England5

  •  

  • head of the household aged 60, working as an agricultural labourer. Born in Coddenham(? Hemingstone).

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 71)

  • Barham, Suffolk, England6

  •  

  • head of the household aged 72, widower, labourer. Born in Hemingstone Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 81)

  • Cottage, Skeets Green, Barham, Suffolk, England7

  •  

  • head of the household aged 82, widower, labourer retired. Born in Barham.

Child 2: William Edwards

  • Name:

  • William Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Susanna (1830?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • boot and shoemaker (cordwainer)3

  • Birth:

  • Mar 1822 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Baptism:

  • 7 Mar 1822 (age 0)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 19)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • aged 20 working as an agricultural labourer born in Suffolk living with Robert & Elizabeth Beckett.

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 59)

  • Debenham, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England8

  •  

  • head of the household aged 65, Shoemaker. Born in Crowfield

  • Death:

  • bef 1891 (age 68-69)3

  •  

  •  

  • At the marriage of his daughter Eliza, William was decribed as deceased.

Child 3: Eliza Edwards

  • Name:

  • Eliza Edwards1

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Witness:

  • 16 Apr 1819 (age -6)

  • Eliza Edwards witnessed the marriage of John Edwards and Mary Becket on Friday on 16 April 1819 in St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Birth:

  • Jan 1825 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Baptism:

  • 30 Jan 1825 (age 0)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  •  

  • Received into Church 30/1/1825

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 16)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • daughter aged 15 born in Suffolk living with parents.

  • Witness:

  • 3 Nov 1848 (age 23)

  • Eliza Edwards witnessed the marriage of John Edwards and Elizabeth Gossett on Friday on 3 November 1848 in St. Mary's Church, Church Road, Coddenham, Suffolk, England

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 26)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England9

  •  

  • head of the household unmarried, Char Woman. Born in Hemingstone.

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 36)

  • Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England10

  •  

  • head of the household unmarried, aged 30, Work Woman. Born in Hemingstone

Child 4: Jemima Edwards

  • Name:

  • Jemima Edwards11

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 1828 (app)11

  •  

  • Baptism:

  • 20 Jan 1828 (age 0)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1,11

  •  

  • daughter of John Edwards (labourer) and Mary of Hemingstone

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 12-13)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • daughter aged 13 born in Suffolk living with parents

Child 5: George Edwards

  • Name:

  • George Edwards12

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Mary Ann Rose (1843?- )

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • brick maker13

  • Birth:

  • 1830 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England13

  • Baptism:

  • 4 Apr 1830 (age 0)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 10-11)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • son aged 11 born in Suffolk living with parents

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 20-21)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England9

  •  

  • Nephew, aged 21, unmarried, working as an agricultural labourer. Born in Barham, living with Elizabeth Beckett his Aunt, aged 77, widow. Born in Barham.

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 30-31)

  • Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England10

  •  

  • Brother, aged 28, unmarried, Brick Maker. Born in Hemingstone, living with sister

  • Banns:

  • 30 Oct 1863 (age 32-33)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • Also 16/10 23/10. Both unmarried, both of this parish

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1871 (age 43)

  • Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England13

  •  

  • married head of the household working as a brick maker and living with his wife, three daughters and his father-in-law. Born in Hemingston Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 50-51)

  • Debenham Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England14

  •  

  • head of the household aged 39(??), Brickmaker. Born in Hemingstone Suffolk.

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 60-61)

  • Church Road, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England15

  •  

  • head of the household aged 60, Brickmaker. Born in Hemingstone

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 70-71)

  • Brick Kiln Farm, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England16

  •  

  • head of the household aged 71, Marr, working as an agricultural labourer, worker. Born in Hemingstone.

Child 6: Emma Edwards

  • Name:

  • Emma Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • May 1832 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Baptism:

  • 13 May 1832 (age 0)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 9)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • daughter aged 8 born in Suffolk living with parents

Child 7: James Edwards

  • Name:

  • James Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Ann Thompson (1833?- )

  • Birth:

  • Jun 1834 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Baptism:

  • 8 Jun 1834 (age 0)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 6-7)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • son aged 6 born in Suffolk living with parents

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 16)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England17

  •  

  • aged 15, unmarried, Waggoner, servant. Born in Hemingstone, living with Jane Potter.

  • Banns:

  • 14 Oct 1859 (age 25)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • also 30/9 7/10. both unmarried, both of this parish.

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 46)

  • Barham, Suffolk, England18

  •  

  • head of the household aged 46, working as an agricultural labourer. Born in Hemingstone.

Child 8: Thomas Edwards

  • Name:

  • Thomas Edwards

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • Jan 1839 (app)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England

  • Baptism:

  • 13 Jan 1839 (age 0)

  • St. Gregory's Church, Church Lane, Hemingstone, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 2)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • son aged 2 born in Suffolk living with parents

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 12)

  • Hemingstone, Suffolk, England9

  •  

  • aged 12, Farmers boy. Born in Hemingstone, living with Sister.

Sources

1.

Suffolk Records Office (Ipswich) - Parish Records. Cit. Date: 29 January 2003. Suffolk Record Office (Ipswich), Suffolk Record Office, Gateacre Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, England.

2.

Census 1841, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1019/P26.

3.

Suffolk Records Office (Ipswich) - Parish Records. Cit. Date: 5 February 2003. Suffolk Record Office (Ipswich), Suffolk Record Office, Gateacre Lane, Ipswich, Suffolk, England.

4.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1851/1797/319.

5.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1860/29/11.

6.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1891/CD1,R12,1462/P44.

7.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1768/26.

8.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1861/52/13.

9.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1851/1797/246.

10.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1861/RG9/1156/P94.

11.

Suffolk Family History Society - Bosmere and Claydon Baptisms 1813-1900, (2008 SFK-BPI-11 own copy). Cit. Date: 26 July 2017.

12.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Boamere 1864 quarter:4 volume:4a page:1241. Cit. Date: 14 January 2018.

13.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1743 folio:45 page:1. Cit. Date: 14 January 2018.

14.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1861/46/1.

15.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1462/P271.

16.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1768/132.

17.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). 1851/1797/242.

18.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1860/33/19.