Family of John Rayner Bennell and Sarah Oakley

Husband: John Rayner Bennell

  • Name:

  • John Rayner Bennell1,2,3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • iron and brass moulder3

  • Birth:

  • Q1 1875

  • King's Lynn, Norfolk, England2,3

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 26)

  • 4 West Parade, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England3

  •  

  • married head of the household working as an iron and brass moulder living with his wife, son Frederick and a relative George A Bennell Born in C1884. Born in King's Lynn Norfolk

  • Death:

  • Q3 1907 (age 32)

  • Stafford "Registration District", Staffordshire, England4

Wife: Sarah Oakley

  • Name:

  • Sarah Oakley1,5

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • shop keeper5

  • Birth:

  • 1875 (app)

  • Waleswood, Wales, West Riding of Yorkshire, England3,5

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 26)

  • 4 West Parade, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England3

  •  

  • married wife living with her husband, son Frederick and a relative George A Bennell Born in C1884. Born in Waleswood Yorkshire

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 36)

  • 17 Church Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England5

  •  

  • widowed head of the household working as a shop keeper and living in seven rooms with her three children and two tenants. Born in Whaleswood Yorkshire. Had three children all of whom are still living

Child 1: Frederick John Bennell

  • Name:

  • Frederick John Bennell5,6,7

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Agnes Elizabeth Pick (1897-1968)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • railway clerk7,8

  • Birth:

  • 25 Apr 1900

  • Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England3,5,6,8,9,10

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 11 mns)

  • 4 West Parade, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire, England3

  •  

  • son living with his parents and a relative George A Bennell Born in C1884. Born in Wisbech Cambridgeshire

  • Education:

  • btw 24 Aug 1908 and 31 Jul 1913 (age 8-13)

  • -; St. Margaret's Church of England School, Greyfriars Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England9

  •  

  • of 17 Church Road, guradian Sarah, left due to leaving town, readmited August 1915

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 10)

  • 17 Church Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England5

  •  

  • son living in seven rooms with his mother, two siblings and two tenants. Born in Wisbech Cambridgeshire

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 39)

  • Ben Jei, Methuen Avenue, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England8

  •  

  • a married railway cleaning house number taking clerk living with his wife and son David. Born on 25th April 1900

  • Death:

  • Q2 1985 (age 84-85)

  • Kings Lynn "Registration District", Norfolk, England10

Child 2: Gladys Maud Bennell

  • Name:

  • Gladys Maud Bennell5,11

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Leslie Albert Tuck (1904-1969)

  • Birth:

  • 5 Jun 1902

  • King's Lynn, Norfolk, England5,11,12,13

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 8)

  • 17 Church Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England5

  •  

  • daughter living in seven rooms with her mother, two siblings and two tenants. Born in King's Lynn Norfolk

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 37)

  • 83 Cissbury Ring South, Finchley, Middlesex, England12

  •  

  • married doing unpaid domestic duties and living with her husband, daughter Margaret, a closed record (presumably daughter Patricia) and a Doris Edith Tuck born in 1913. Born on 5 May/June 1902

  • Death:

  • Q4 1990 (age 88)

  • St. Albans "Registration District", Hertfordshire, England13

Child 3: Ruby May Bennell

  • Name:

  • Ruby May Bennell14,15,16

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Fred Oakley (1905-1976)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • heel packer17

  • Birth:

  • 27 Nov 1903

  • King's Lynn, Norfolk, England5,15,17

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 7)

  • 17 Church Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, England5

  •  

  • daughter living in seven rooms with her mother, two siblings and two tenants. Born in King's Lynn Norfolk

  • Census:

  • 29 Sep 1939 (age 35)

  • Firwood Avenue, Colney Heath, Hertfordshire, England17

  •  

  • an unmarried heel packer living with Albert and Minnie Stripp and family. Born on 27th November 1903. Married an Oakley at a later date

  • Death:

  • 7 Feb 2013 (age 109)

  • Maidstone, Kent, England18

Note on Wife: Sarah Oakley

need to back track this to see if there is a connection

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2.

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3.

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5.

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6.

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FindMyPast United Kingdom Deaths 2007-2017 Transcription, (on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Cit. Date: 20 July 2018.