Family of John Overett and Elizabeth

Husband: John Overett (1790?- )
Wife: Elizabeth (1790?- )
Children: William Overett (1814?-1900?)

Husband: John Overett

Name: John Overett1
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Occupation shoemaker1
Birth 1790 (estimated)

Wife: Elizabeth

Name: Elizabeth1
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Elizabeth Overett1
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1790 (estimated)
Criminal 14 May 1823 (age 32-33) The Central Criminal Court, Old Bailey, City of London, London, England2
a witness in the trial of Rebecca Hill, Mary Hurley and Mary Davis who were found not guilty of stealing a pair of boots from her shop in Church Street, Bethnal Green

Child 1: William Overett

Name: William Overett3
Sex: Male
Spouse: Mary Elizabeth Sowter (1815?- )
Occupation a wire drawer in 1851 becoming a wire weaver 1861 to 18814,5
Birth 1814 (approx.) Middlesex, England1,6
Chelmsford, Essex in 1871 census
Baptism 9 September 1814 (age 0) St. Giles without Cripplegate, City of London, London, England1
son of John (shoemaker) & Elizabeth Overett of Grub Street
Census 30 March 1851 (age 36-37) 1 Nelson Street West, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England5
lodger aged 38 unmarried, wire drawer living with Edward and Martha Tandy. Born in London
Census 7 April 1861 (age 46-47) Hope Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England7
head of the household aged 47, wire weaver living with his wife and three"sons-in-law". Born in Middlesex, London
Census 2 April 1871 (age 56-57) 22 Court, 2 Sherlock Street, Birmingham, Warwickshire, England4
head of the household aged 56, wire weaver living with his wife and a step-son. Born in Chelmsford, Essex
Census 3 April 1881 (age 66-67) 457 Gallowgate, St. John, Glasgow, Strathclyde, Scotland6
head of the household aged 66, wire weaver living with his wife. Born in London
Census 3 April 1891 (age 76-77) Duke Street, Dennistoun, Lanarkshire, Scotland8
boarder aged 76 widower, wire weaver living with John and Helen Hosie. Born in England
Death November 1900 (approx.) (age 85-86) Warwickshire, England9
aged 85


1"Ancestry London, England, Church of England Births and Baptisms, 1813-1917" (on-line at
2"Old Bailey Proceedings Online, 1674 - 1913" (on-line at www.oldbailey
3"Ancestry London, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1932" (on-line at
4"Census 1871" (on-line at and
5"Census 1851" (on-line at and
6"Census 1881" (on-line at and
7"Census 1861" (on-line at and
8"Census 1891" (on-line at and
9"England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2007" (on-line at, and Aston 1900 quarter:4 volume:6d page:238.