See also

William Ablitt (1859?- )

Individual Events and Attributes

  • Occupation:

  •  

  • an apprentice tailor in 1871 becoming a tailor by 18812,3

  • Birth:

  • 1859 (app)

  • Needham Market, Suffolk, England1

  • Census:

  • 7 Apr 1861 (age 1-2)

  • High Street, Needham Market, Suffolk, England1

  •  

  • son aged 2, living with parents and four siblings. Born in Needham Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 2 Apr 1871 (age 11-12)

  • High Street, Needham Market, Suffolk, England2

  •  

  • son aged 12, apprentice to tailor living with parents and five siblings and a niece. Born in Needham Suffolk

  • Census:

  • 3 Apr 1881 (age 21-22)

  • High Street, Needham Market, Suffolk, England3

  •  

  • son aged 22 unmarried, tailor living with mother and a brother. Born in Needham Suffolk

  • Miscellaneous:

  • 14 Sep 1887

  • Needham Market Horticultural Association, Uvedale Hall, Needham Market, Suffolk, England4

  •  

  • won first prize best wild flower nosegay (a small bouquet) with best device (note Lewis Simpson, his son Horace, grandson Walter? and cousin James Simpson also competed in this show)

Sources

1.

Census 1861, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG09 piece:1158 folio:71 page:9.

2.

Census 1871, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG10 piece:1745 folio:71 page:7.

3.

Census 1881, (on-line at www.ancestry.co.uk and www.findmypast.co.uk). class:RG11 piece:1863 folio:78 page:8.

4.

FindMyPast Newspaper article, ( on-line at www.findmypast.co.uk). Ipswich Journal Friday 16 September 1887 page:8.