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Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 11:34

Hi

I am looking to see whether there is a marriage for Henry Charles Bridger to an Emily Bennett in 1873 - I have found that the banns have been read on Ancestry for 30 March, 6 and 13 April but cannot find the actual marriage.

Would anyone mind looking for me :-D

Many Thanks

Maddie

Maddie Report 28 Mar 2012 11:37

England, Marriages, 1538–1973 ," Henry Charles Bridger (1873)

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Groom's Name: Henry Charles Bridger
Groom's Birth Date:
Groom's Birthplace:
Groom's Age:
Bride's Name: Emily Bennett
Bride's Birth Date:
Bride's Birthplace:
Bride's Age:
Marriage Date: 30 Mar 1873
Marriage Place: St. Mary'S, Lambeth, Surrey, England
Groom's Father's Name:
Groom's Mother's Name:
Bride's Father's Name:
Bride's Mother's Name:
Groom's Race:
Groom's Marital Status:
Groom's Previous Wife's Name:
Bride's Race:
Bride's Marital Status:
Bride's Previous Husband's Name:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I03346-9
System Origin: England-EASy
Source Film Number: 1041670
Reference Number: item 2

patchem

patchem Report 28 Mar 2012 11:38

What area?
And did they actually marry - as shown in 1881 census?

Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 11:40

Hi everyone

Bit of a long story - we have been struggling with this relative for some time now - he was a seaman in the Merchant Navy and drowned in 1875 - we found a marriage to Sarah Maria Quested in 1874 (in Lambeth) but have no other information - he appears to be a ghost, we have had another look today and see the marriage for Emily a year before - not sure if this is our relative but was trying to see if we could find that marriage cert on line to see if there were any clues

Thanks :-)

Andrew

Andrew Report 28 Mar 2012 11:43

Is this correct family from 1881??

1881 England Census
about Henry C. Bridger
Name: Henry C. Bridger
Age: 25
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1856
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Emily E. Bridger
Gender: Male
Where born: Bethnal Green, Middlesex, England

Civil parish: Tottenham
County/Island: Middlesex
Country: England

Street Address: 7 Wingmore Rd
Condition as to marriage: Married
Education:

Employment status: View image
Occupation: Telegraph Instmt Mkr

Registration district: Edmonton
Sub-registration district: Tottenham
ED, institution, or vessel: 6
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 1381
Folio: 23
Page Number: 39
Household Members: Name Age
Henry C. Bridger 25
Emily E. Bridger 27
Emily C. Bridger 3
Henry J. Bridger 1


Andy

Maddie

Maddie Report 28 Mar 2012 11:44

the marraige on family search to sarah names his father as John bridger, have you found his birth
Maddie

Maddie

Maddie Report 28 Mar 2012 11:48

I think the 1881 census could be Henry Cullmore bridger born 1855 bethnal green
Maddie

Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 11:51

Hi everyone,

I don't think it is him as our Henry Charles Bridger dies in 1875 - on the marriage certificate we have for the marriage in 1874 to Sarah Maria Quested (which is correct) confirms his dad as John (his profession was Coachman)

x

Thelma

Thelma Report 28 Mar 2012 12:39

Any marriage will show in the GRO index
EG
England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915
about Sarah Maria Quested Name: Sarah Maria Quested
Date of Registration: Apr-May-Jun 1874
Registration district: Lambeth
Inferred County: Greater London, London, Surrey
Volume Number: 1d
Page Number: 713

Margee

Margee Report 28 Mar 2012 12:41

Looks like Sarah Maria remarried in 1878:

London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921
about Sarah Maria Budger Name: Sarah Maria Budger
[Sarah Maria Bridger]
Age: 37
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1841
Spouse Name: James Pernin Ing
Spouse Age: 37
Record Type: Marriage
Event Date: 9 Jun 1878
Parish: Lambeth St Philip
Borough: Lambeth
Father Name: James Henry Queesteel
Spouse Father Name: William Ing
Register Type: Parish Register

She's listed as a widow.

Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 12:44

Hi Margee

Yes that is her second marriage to James Vernon Ing.

Just wish it was easy to find out information regarding Henry Charles Bridger - can't seem to get anywhere.
x

Maddie

Maddie Report 28 Mar 2012 12:54

is this his death
would have bee born c 1825
Registration event: Death

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Name: BRIDGER, Henry Charles

Vessel : Adria

Country: At sea

Year: 1875

Page: 19

Age at death: 50

Record source: GRO Marine Death Indices (1846 to 1902)

Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 12:58

Hi Maddie

Yes that is his death - we have the certificate for that one

Thanks

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 28 Mar 2012 13:08

Banns also called 1867 Lambeth, for Sarah Maria Quested and George Garden, diagonal line runs through whole page, and next page, as does the entry for Henry in 1873.

Chris :)

Maddie

Maddie Report 28 Mar 2012 13:17

his birth
Name: Henry Charles Bridger
Gender: Male
Baptism/Christening Date: 15 Feb 1826
Baptism/Christening Place: Deal, Kent, England
Birth Date:
Birthplace:
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: John Bridger
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Bridger
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I01604-1
System Origin: England-EASy
Source Film Number: 1786327
Reference Number: item 1 p 299
Source Citation

1861 ???????
HAMMOND, Caroline Wife Married F 32 1829
Denton
Kent VIEW
HAMMOND, Stephen M Son M 13 1848 Scholar
Denton
Kent VIEW
HAMMOND, Elizabeth M Daughter F 11 1850 Scholar
Dover
Kent VIEW
HAMMOND, Caroline M Daughter F 4 1857 Scholar
Dover
Kent VIEW
GISBEY, James Boarder Married M 27 1834 Carpenter
Bythorn
Kent VIEW
FRIEND, Alfred Boarder Unmarried M 21 1840 General Labourer
Lydden
Kent VIEW
BRIDGER, Henry Boarder Unmarried M 34 1827 Mariner
Deal
Kent VIEW
Piece:
548 Folio:
77 Page:
6 Registration District:
Dover

Civil Parish:
St Mary Municipal Borough:
Dover Address:
3, Market Place, St Mary, Dover County:
Kent

Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 13:24

Hi Chris

I didn't know she had been married before? The certificate confirms her as a spinister on the certificate Henry Charles - although I don't think people were always honest.

Hi Maddie

Yes we found both of those - just frustrating as like to tie in the information to make sure we have the right relative - gets so hard

xx Thanks for looking for me - much appreciated ;-)

Maddie

Maddie Report 28 Mar 2012 13:28

do you have this
Merchant Navy Seamen 1835-1941
useful links & resources


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Last name:Bridger

First names:Henry

Age:

Day of birth:15

Month of birth:02

Year of birth:1824

Place of birth:DEAL

County/country of birth:KENT

Card type:

Discharge number:

Identity certificate no.:

Series:BT113

Date range:1845-1854

Piece number:168

Transcriptions © brightsolid online publishing ltd
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Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 28 Mar 2012 13:30

On FreeBMD George Garden marries 1872 Lambeth, no entry of the 1867 Marriage.

Chris :)

edits (looking at 1872 image, George is down as Bachelor)

Thelma

Thelma Report 28 Mar 2012 13:30

?
1861 England Census
about Henry Bridger Name: Henry Bridger
Age: 34
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1827
Relation: Boarder mariner
Gender: Male
Where born: Deal, Kent, England


Middy

Middy Report 28 Mar 2012 13:31

Hi Maddie

No I don't have that - where can I get that from?

Thanks for finding it.

xx