See also

Family of Alfred Letch and Elizabeth Bowtell

Husband: Alfred Letch

  • Name:

  • Alfred Letch1

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • a grocer then a brewer and farmer2,3

  • Birth:

  • 1836 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England2,3

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 24-25)

  • Quys Green, Toppesfield, Essex, England2

  •  

  • head of the household aged 25 married, a grocer living with his wife, two sons and a servant. Born in Toppesfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 34-35)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • head of the household aged 36 married, a brewer and farmer living with his wife, eight children and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

  • Death:

  • 3 Mar 1876 (age 39-40)4

  •  

  • Burial:

  •  

  • St. Margaret of Antioch, Toppesfield, Essex, England4

  •  

  • aged 40 of Gainsford End in this parish

Wife: Elizabeth Bowtell

  • Name:

  • Elizabeth Bowtell5,6,7

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • Thomas Bowtell (1803?-1854)

  • Mother:

  • Sophia Flack (1804?-1875)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • a drapers assistant7

  • Birth:

  • 4 Aug 1831

  • Great Yeldham, Essex, England2,3,5,6,7

  •  

  • daughter of Thomas Bowtell (grocer) and Sophia daughter of John Flack (farmer and gardener) of Sible Hedingham Essex, present at birth Ruth Flack of Great Yeldham and J Harvey surgeon of Castle Hedingham. Recorded 30th June 1837

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 9)

  • Great Yeldham, Essex, England6

  •  

  • aged 8, living with her parents and five siblings. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 19)

  • High Street, Great Yeldham, Essex, England7

  •  

  • daughter aged 19 unmarried, a drapers assistant living with her parents and six siblings. Born in Great Yeldham Essex

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 29)

  • Quys Green, Toppesfield, Essex, England2

  •  

  • wife aged 30 married, living with her husband two sons and a servant. Born in Great Yeldham Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 39)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • wife aged 40 married, living with her husband, eight children and two servants. Born in Great Yeldham Essex

  • Death:

  • 17 May 1873 (age 41)8

  •  

  • Burial:

  • 23 May 1873

  • St. Andrew's Church, Church Road, Great Yeldham, Essex, England8

  •  

  • aged 41 wife of Alfred Letch of Toppesfield and second daughter of Thomas Bowtell

Child 1: Alfred Humphrey Letch

  • Name:

  • Alfred Humphrey Letch2

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 1860 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England2,3

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 0-1)

  • Quys Green, Toppesfield, Essex, England2

  •  

  • son aged 1, living with his parents a brother and a servant. Born in Toppesfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 10-11)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son aged 12 as Humphrey Letch, attending school and living with his parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 2: Frederic Letch

  • Name:

  • Frederic Letch2

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • Mar 1861

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England2,3

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 0)

  • Quys Green, Toppesfield, Essex, England2

  •  

  • son aged 1 month, living with his parents a brother and a servant. Born in Toppesfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 10)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son aged 10, attending school and living with his parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 3: Elizabeth Letch

  • Name:

  • Elizabeth Letch3

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 1862 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 8-9)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • daughter aged 9, attending school and living with her parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 4: Thomas Letch

  • Name:

  • Thomas Letch3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 1864 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 6-7)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son aged 7, attending school and living with his parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 5: Agnes Letch

  • Name:

  • Agnes Letch3

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 1866 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 4-5)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • daughter aged 5, attending school and living with her parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 6: John Letch

  • Name:

  • John Letch3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 1867 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 3-4)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son aged 4, living with his parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 7: Flora Letch

  • Name:

  • Flora Letch3

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Birth:

  • 1868 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 2-3)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • daughter aged 3, living with her parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Child 8: Frank W Letch

  • Name:

  • Frank W Letch3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Birth:

  • 1870 (app)

  • Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 0-1)

  • Gainsford End, Toppesfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son aged 1, living with his parents, seven siblings and two servants. Born in Toppesfield Essex

Sources

1.

England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). Shoreditch 1858 quarter:3 volume:1c page:327.

2.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1112 folio:183 page:2.

3.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1699 folio:198 page:13.

4.

Essex Family History Society - Memorial Inscriptions. NW Essex volume:2 St. Margaret of Antioch Toppesfield ref:9.

5.

FindMyPast Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Great Yeldham ref:TNA class:RG05 piece:149 cert nos:12634 volume:25 dated 29th June 1837.

6.

Census 1841, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:333 book:21 folio:14 page:22.

7.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1784 folio:566 page:24.

8.

Essex Family History Society - Memorial Inscriptions. NW Essex volume:2 St. Andrew Great Yeldham ref:166.