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Annmaree Report 24 Feb 2013 08:02

Phoebe Coggs 1791 thatcham Berkshire, married william gibbons in 1814 of wallingford, Oxfordshire/Berkshire
William died 1829 and Phoebe married Edmund Lewis (I cannot find any record of this only of their son William Edmund Lewis born 1831 wallingford)
Phoebe's second husband Edmund died Jan 1840 and she marries for the third time (6 months later) to John Higgins in Jul-Sept 1840.

can anyone find any evidence of Phoebe's marriage to edmund Lewis please?


Penny Report 24 Feb 2013 08:52

She may not have married him, poddibly just assumed his name.


Susan Report 24 Feb 2013 09:14

For Ref

Pheobe miss transcribed,on image Pheabe..son of Mrs higgins

..1851 England Census
about William E Lewis Name: William E Lewis
Age: 19
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Relation: Son-in-law
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: Wallingford, Berkshire, England

Civil parish: Wallingford St Peter
Ecclesiastical parish: Oxford
County/Island: Berkshire
Country: England

Street Address:


Condition as to marriage:

Disability: View image

Registration district: Wallingford
Sub-registration district: Cholsey
ED, institution, or vessel: 6
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 99
Piece: 1690
Folio: 315
Page Number: 26
Household Members: Name Age
John Higgins 82
Theabea Higgins 60 <<<<Phoebe
William E Lewis 19 <<< Son of Mrs Higgins
William Gibbons 14
Mary Ann Skinner 21


Cynthia Report 24 Feb 2013 16:10

Hello AnnMaree,

There is another member on here who has Phoebe in their tree. It may be worth contacting them to see if they have any further information. simply look in Search all Trees under the Search button above. Cx


Annmaree Report 25 Feb 2013 07:53

thanks for your replies.
I have contacted the person with Phoebe Coggs in his line and that is when I discovered she had married Edmund Lewis.
It is quite funny as in the st Peters churchyard Wallingford, Oxford Phoebe's 2nd and third husband are buried together with her son from her first marriage. Very interesting lady I think.