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Elizabeth Wild Batchelor b1831

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Reggie Report 13 Feb 2013 10:53


Dorothy Report 20 Jan 2013 02:59

I have looked for a marriage, but no luck so far. But havent looked for an army record, will get on to that.


Reggie Report 19 Jan 2013 10:43

Have you looked for a possible marriage for Thomas?


K Report 19 Jan 2013 04:50

On the image of the baptism says that they lived at 5 Barton Street and Thomas was a corporal in the 10th Hussars. Have you manged to find an army record for him?


Dorothy Report 19 Jan 2013 03:07

I found Elizabeths baptism on 'Find My Past' in the Parish Records Collection. The baptism was on 6 Nov 1831 at St John the Evangelist, Smith Square, Middlesex. Yes that is the Blatch family, and because Henry Blatch's mother was a Wild, it seems that would be where the name came from. So l really want to know what Elizabeth senior's maiden name was.


K Report 18 Jan 2013 05:42

Based on the Blatch tree Thomas is listed as dying in Croyden so this could possibly be him in 1861 - listed as a widower and carpenter -

Edit - howeverin 1851 the same Thomas has a wife Sarah and daughter Mary Ann b in 1818 - so probably not the right person


Name: Thomas Batchelor
Age: 67
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1794
Relation: Lodger
Gender: Male
Where born: Reigate, Surrey, England

Civil parish: Croydon
Ecclesiastical parish: Christchurch
County/Island: Surrey
Country: England

Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:

View image

Registration district: Croydon
Sub-registration district: Croydon
ED, institution, or vessel: 23
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 292
Piece: 450
Folio: 122
Page Number: 50
Household Members:
Name Age
James John Drewett 27
Mary Ann Drewett 37
Thomas Batchelor 67


SylviaInCanada Report 18 Jan 2013 05:31

according to the Blatch Family Tree on ancestry ............ these are the siblings of Sarah Mercy Dance Batchelor, wife of Henry Blatch


Thomas Batchelor 1766 – 1819
Elizabeth Loft 1760 –


Thomas Batchelor1792 – 1867
William Batchelor1794 – 1866
Jane Batchelor1796 – 1886
Mary Ann Batchelor1798 – 1886
Edward Batchelor1800 – 1844
John Batchelor1805 – 1864
Elizabeth Batchelor1806 – 1806
Susannah Batchelor1810 –

Not only did Thomas not die until 1866, he apparently never married.



SylviaInCanada Report 18 Jan 2013 05:22

just for reference .................... is this the family in 1841???

1841 Census

Name: Henry Blatch
Age: 30
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1811
Gender: Male

Civil parish: Esher
Hundred: Elmbridge (Second Division)
County/Island: Surrey
Country: England

Registration district: Kingston
Sub-registration district: Esher

Henry Blatch 30
Sarah Blatch 30
Thomas Blatch 7
Alfred Blatch 5
Ann Blatch 4
Elizabeth Batchelor 9 1832, not born in county

where was she baptised???



Dorothy Report 18 Jan 2013 04:20

At last I have found a baptism for Elizabeth Wild Batchelor, which tells me her parents were Thomas and Elizabeth. But I can not find a marriage, or deaths for them. Elizabeth was born in Oct 1831, but in the 1841 census, was living with her uncle Henry Blatch and his wife Sarah nee Batchelor. In 1849, the Blatch family and Elizabeth sailed out to New Zealand on the John Wickliffe, and Elizabeth married and in 1862, died of TB in Dunedin, New Zealand. I want to find what happened to her parents? Did Elizabeth sen die early? Would really appreciate any help.