See also

Family of William Westwood and Ann Baker

Husband: William Westwood

  • Name:

  • William Westwood3

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Father:

  • William Westwood (1758?-1826)

  • Mother:

  • Hannah Monk (1758?-1793)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • master shoe maker4,5,6,7,8,9,10,11,12

  • Birth:

  • 1788 (app)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7,8,9

  • Baptism:

  • 17 Aug 1788 (age 0)

  • St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England3

  •  

  • son of Wm and Hannah Westwood

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 52-53)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • head of the household aged 50, shoemaker living with parents and two siblings. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 62)

  • The Causeway, Wethersfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • head married, master cordwainer employing 2 men living with his wife and two children. Born in Weathersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 72)

  • Brewery House, Wethersfield, Essex, England9

  •  

  • head married, master shoe maker living with his wife. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Directory:

  • 1863 (age 74-75)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England10

  •  

  • White's Directory of Essex as a boot and shoe maker

  • Death:

  • 5 Mar 1870 (age 81)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England11,13,14,15,16

  •  

  • oldest tradesman in Wethersfield (newspaper says 6th, memorial says 3rd)

  • Burial:

  • Mar 1870

  • The United Reform Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England16,17

  •  

  • aged 82

  • Probate:

  • 17 Mar 1870

  • Probate Registry, Arcade Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, England11

  •  

  • shoemaker late of Wethersfield Essex who died 5th March 1870 in Wethersfield, will proved by the affirmation of John Oates Harrison of Braintree currier the sole Executor, effects under £450 (~£28,200 in 2017)

Wife: Ann Baker

  • Name:

  • Ann Baker2

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Father:

  • -

  • Mother:

  • -

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • straw hat maker18

  • Birth:

  • 1793 (app)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7,8

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 45)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • wife living with her husband and two children. Born in Essex

  • Directory:

  • 1848 (age 54-55)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England18

  •  

  • a straw hat maker

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 57)

  • The Causeway, Wethersfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • wife married, living with her husband and two children. Born in Weathersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 68)

  • Brewery House, Wethersfield, Essex, England9

  •  

  • wife married, living with her husband. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Death:

  • 4 Jan 1864 (age 70-71)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England16,17,19

  • Burial:

  • Jan 1864

  • The United Reform Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England16,20

  •  

  • aged 69

Child 1: Sarah Ann Westwood

  • Name:

  • Sarah Ann Westwood5,6,21

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Henry Bowtle (1813-1889)

  • Birth:

  • 24 Oct 1815

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England6,13,22,23

  • Baptism:

  • 8 Jul 1819 (age 3)

  • St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England6,13

  •  

  • daughter of William Westwood (shoe maker) and Ann of Wethersfield

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 25)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England1,24

  •  

  • aged 25, living with her husband and Porter Cook aged 20. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 35)

  • High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England23

  •  

  • wife aged 35 married, living with her husband. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Witness:

  • 24 Feb 1852 (age 36)

  • Sarah Ann Westwood witnessed the marriage of John Alfred Westwood and Elizabeth Freestone on Tuesday on 24 February 1852 in St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England

  • Death:

  • 28 Sep 1857 (age 41)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England22,25,26

  •  

  • Cause: of apoplexy for 12 hours

    wife of Henry Bowtle baker master

  • Burial:

  • 5 Oct 1857

  • Congregational Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England27

Child 2: William Westwood

  • Name:

  • William Westwood1,7,28

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse:

  • Anna Huggett (1823-1900)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • shoe/boot maker7,10,29,30,31,32,33,34

  • Birth:

  • 22 Dec 1821

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England1,7,28,29,30,31,32,33

  • Baptism:

  • 30 Sep 1824 (age 2)

  • St. Mary Magdalene Church, High Street, Wethersfield, Essex, England1,28

  •  

  • son of William Westwood (shoe maker) and Ann of Wethersfield

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 19)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • apprentice shoemaker living with parents and two siblings. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 29)

  • 7 Caroline Place, Richmond, Surrey, England29

  •  

  • head married, shoemaker living with his wife and two children. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 39)

  • 4 Michel Terrace, Kew Lane, Richmond, Surrey, England30

  •  

  • head married, shoe maker living with his wife and seven children. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 49)

  • Richmond, Surrey, England31

  •  

  • head married, boot maker living with his wife, five children and a nephew Lewis Rallings. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 59)

  • 1 Charlotte Place, Richmond, Surrey, England32

  •  

  • head married, boot maker living with his wife and two sons. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 69)

  • 1 Charlotte Place, Richmond, Surrey, England33

  •  

  • head married, shoemaker living with his wife and a son. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Death:

  • 13 May 1899 (age 77)

  • The Royal Hospital, Kew Foot Road, Richmond, Surrey, England34,35

  • Probate:

  • 31 Dec 1900

  • Probate Registry, London, England34

  •  

  • a shoemaker of 1 Charlotte Place Sheen Road Richmond Surrey, died 13th May 1899 at the Royal Hospital Richmond, administration of £45 13s 6d (~£3,600 in 2017) to George William Westwood post office inspector

  • Burial:

  •  

  • Richmond Cemetery Old Burial Ground, Lower Grove Road, Richmond, Surrey, England36

  •  

  • grave B22

Child 3: John Alfred Westwood

  • Name:

  • John Alfred Westwood1,7,8,37,38

  • Sex:

  • Male

  • Spouse (1):

  • Elizabeth Freestone (1832?-1881)

  • Spouse (2):

  • Mary Sophia Davis (1848?-1911)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • tailor8

  • To Do:

  •  

  •  

  •  

  • see Richard Huggett's email (filed under 23084) for more details when finishing this entry, just do this person and don't print off all as most already completed

  • Birth:

  • 12 Nov 1828

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7,8,37

  • Baptism:

  • 21 Jun 1829 (age 0)

  • Congregational Church, Wethersfield, Essex, England37

  •  

  • son of Wm Westwood and Ann

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 12)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • aged 12 as Alfred Westwood, living with parents and two siblings. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 22)

  • The Causeway, Wethersfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • son aged 22 single as Alfred Westwood, tailor living with parents and a sister. Born in Weathersfield Essex

  • Death:

  • Feb 1910 (age 81)

  • Rosedale, Victoria, Australia39,40

  •  

  • as Jno Alfd Westwood, father Jno Westwood

  • Burial:

  • 22 Feb 1910

  • Rosedale, Victoria, Australia40

  •  

  • aged 81

Child 4: Emma Westwood

  • Name:

  • Emma Westwood7

  • Sex:

  • Female

  • Spouse:

  • Charles Rallings (1823?-1889)

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • dressmaker8

  • Birth:

  • 1833 (app)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7,8,41,42,43

  • Census:

  • 6 Jun 1841 (age 7-8)

  • Wethersfield, Essex, England7

  •  

  • aged 10, living with parents and two siblings. Born in Essex

  • Census:

  • 30 Mar 1851 (age 17-18)

  • The Causeway, Wethersfield, Essex, England8

  •  

  • daughter aged 18, dress maker living with parents and a brother. Born in Weathersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 27-28)

  • Goldings, Wethersfield, Essex, England41

  •  

  • wife aged 28 married, living with her husband and a son. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 37-38)

  • Goldings, Wethersfield, Essex, England42

  •  

  • wife aged 37 married, living with her husband and a daughter. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 47-48)

  • Panfield Lane, Bocking, Essex, England44

  •  

  • wife aged 46 married, living with her husband. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 5 Apr 1891 (age 57-58)

  • 18 Upper Railway Street, Braintree, Essex, England45

  •  

  • head of the household aged 55 widow, lodging house keeper living in four rooms with granddaughter Mabel Rallings. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 31 Mar 1901 (age 67-68)

  • Rayne Road, Bocking, Essex, England43

  •  

  • head of the household aged 68 widow, living in four rooms on own means. Born in Wethersfield Essex

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1911 (age 77-78)

  • Rayne Road, Bocking, Essex, England46

  •  

  • head of the household aged 75 widow, living alone in four rooms. Born in Wethersfield Essex, stated married 52 years, four children all dead

  • Death:

  • Q3 1920 (age 85)

  • Braintree "Registration District", Essex, England47

  • Burial:

  • 4 Sep 1920

  • St. Mary the Virgin Church, Bovingdon Road, Bocking, Essex, England48

  •  

  • aged 85

Sources

1.

Geoff Bowtle personal communication. letter.

2.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene Marriages 1813-1837 ref:D/P 119/1/9 image:11.

3.

Ibid. Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene Baptisms, Marriages and Burials 1701-1801 ref:D/P 119/1/2 image:28. Cit. Date: 9 February 2017.

4.

Ancestry White's Directory of Essex 1848, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk).

5.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene Marriages 1837-1892 ref:D/P 119/1/10 image:5.

6.

Ibid. Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene Baptisms 1813-1858 ref:D/P 119/1/5 image:11.

7.

Census 1841, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:333 book:19 folio:4 page:2.

8.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1785 folio:147 page:25.

9.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1113 folio:107 page:3.

10.

White's Directory of Essex 1863, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). page:320. Cit. Date: 17 February 2020.

11.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). Ipswich 1870 page:245. Cit. Date: 9 February 2017.

12.

Ancestry Surrey, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1937, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). St. Peter 1837-1936 page:31.

13.

Geoff Bowtle personal communication. visit. Cit. Date: 1997.

14.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1870 quarter:1 volume:4a page:278.

15.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Chelmsford Chronicle Friday 11th March 1870 page:8.

16.

Essex Family History Society - Memorial Inscriptions. North West Essex volume:2 Wethersfield URC no:64.

17.

Gravestone.

18.

Ancestry UK City and County Directories 1766-1946, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). White's Directory 1848 page:721.

19.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1864 quarter:1 volume:4a page:241.

20.

Gravestone. at the United Reformed Church Wethersfield.

21.

Birth Certificate. son Basil, own copy index:4. Family Archive, Held by David and Sue Wilkinson.

22.

Death Certificate. own copy, index:5. Family Archive, Held by David and Sue Wilkinson.

23.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1785 folio:148 page:26.

24.

Census 1841, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:333 book:19 folio:9 page:13.

25.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1857 quarter:3 volume:4a page:213.

26.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Essex Standard Friday 2nd October 1857 page:3 and Wednesday 7th October 1857 page:3.

27.

Wethersfield, United Reform Church Records, 5/8/1997.

28.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene baptisms 1813-1858 ref:D/P 119/1/5 image:17.

29.

Census 1851, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:HO107 piece:1605 folio:145 page:39.

30.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:459 folio:101 page:15.

31.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:868 folio:92 page:22.

32.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:845 folio:98 page:13.

33.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:622 folio:8 page:9.

34.

UK Government Probate Service, UK Government Find a Will, ( on-line at www.probatesearch.service.gov.uk). 1900 page:126. Cit. Date: 31 August 2019.

35.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Richmond Surrey 1899 quarter:2 volume:2a page:252.

36.

Richard Huggett personal communication. email dated 29th August 2019 filed under William Westwood (1758-1826). Cit. Date: 31 August 2019.

37.

Church of the Latter Day Saints, FamilySearch, (www.familysearch.org). batch:C06766-1 sys:England-ODM film:0593815 (RG4 1768).

38.

Seax - Essex Record Office Parish Records, ( on-line at www.essexcc.gov.uk). Wethersfield St. Mary Magdalene Marriages 1837-1892 ref:D/P 119/1/10 image:105.

39.

Ancestry Australia, Death Index, 1787-1985, ( on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk). Victoria 1910 register:3279.

40.

Ancestry Australia, Cemetery Index, 1808-2007, (onliune at www.ancestry.co.uk).

41.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1113 folio:70 page:1.

42.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1700 folio:66 page:1.

43.

Census 1901, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG13 piece:1723 folio:20 page:17.

44.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1806 folio:14 page2.

45.

Census 1891, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG12 piece:1426 folio:51 page:21.

46.

Census 1911, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG14 piece:10396 class:RG78 piece:551 registration district:RD201 sub district:2 enumeration district:1 schedule:30.

47.

England and Wales Death Index 1837 - 2019, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk, www.findmypast.co.uk and www.gro.gov.uk). Braintree 1920 quarter:3 volume:4a page:641.

48.

The Federation of Family History Societies, National Burial Index for England & Wales v.3, (2010 own copy).