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Rowsell/Best

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NikkiT

NikkiT Report 9 Apr 2013 14:04

Hi im looking for any information please on an Emily Best born 1832? in Shepton Beauchamp who had a daughter Eliza Rowsell in 1860 and married Edwin Rowsell (my great grandfather).
Nikki (from Taunton)

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 9 Apr 2013 14:07

What census info or certs do you have ?

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 9 Apr 2013 14:12

Marriages Mar 1887 (>99%)
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BEST Eliza Barton R. 6a 242
Rowsell Edwin Barton R. 6a 242

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Apr 2013 14:13

Just to clarify - or not!:

1891 England Census
Name: Emily Best
[Emily England]
Age: 59
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Relation: Mother-in-law
Gender: Female
Where born: Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset, England

Civil parish: Weston
Ecclesiastical parish: St John
Town: Weston
County/Island: Somerset

Registration district: Bath
Sub-registration district: Batheaston


Edwin Rowsell 31
Eliza Rowsell 31
Ernest E Rowsell 3
George Rowsell 1
Emily Best 59

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Apr 2013 14:14


1871 England Census about Emily Best
Name: Emily Best
[Emily England]
Age: 40
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1831
Relation: Wife
Spouse's Name: Semion Best
Gender: Female
Where born: West Chinnock, Somerset, England
Civil parish: Shepton Beauchamp
County/Island: Somerset
Country: England
Registration district: Chard
Sub-registration district: Ilminster
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Household schedule number: 49
Piece: 2402
Folio: 34
Page Number: 11
Household Members:
Name Age
Semion Best 43
Emily Best 40
Harriett Best 15
Eliza Best 12
Ipsan Best 9
Edwin Best 7
Harry Best 5
William Best 3
Elizth Best 3 Months

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Apr 2013 14:14

Marriages Mar 1851 (>99%)
Best Simeon Chard 10 581
Best Stephen Chard 10 581
England Emily Chard 10 581
England Sarah Chard 10 581
Rowswell Stephen Chard 10 581

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Apr 2013 14:15

1841 England Census
Name: Emley England
[Emily England]
Age: 9
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1832
Gender: Female
Where born: Somerset, England

Civil parish: Shepton Beauchamp
Hundred: South Petherton
County/Island: Somerset

Registration district: Chard
Sub-registration district: Ilchester

Mary A England 40
Edwin England 14
Emley England 9
George England 5

alviegal

alviegal Report 9 Apr 2013 14:18


1861 census transcription details for: Shepton Beauchamp
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National Archive Reference:
RG number: RG09
Piece: 1633
Folio: 98
Page: 7
Reg. District: Chard
Sub District: 1 Ilminster
Parish: Shepton Beauchamp
Enum. District: 8
Ecclesiastical District: Crewkerne
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Shepton Beauchamp
County: Somersetshire
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
BEST, George Head Married M 55 1806 Shoe Maker
Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset
BEST, Martha Wife Married F 54 1807 Washer
Curry Rivell, Somerset
BEST, Martha Ann Granddaughter F 15 1846 Glover
Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset
BEST, Simeon Son Married M 32 1829 Agricultural Labourer
Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset
BEST, Emily Wife Married F 29 1832 Glover
West Chinnock, Somerset
BEST, George Son M 9 1852 Scholar
Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset
BEST, Harriot Daughter F 6 1855 Scholar
Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset
BEST, Eliza Daughter F 2 1859 Scholar
Shepton Beauchamp, Somerset

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Apr 2013 14:19

Possible:

Name: Edwin England

Christening Date: 16 Sep 1827
Christening Place: Merriott, Somerset, England

Father's Name: George England

Mother's Name: Mary Ann England

Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I02117-7
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1526760
Reference ID: 72


Name: Emily Taylor England
Gender: Female
Christening Date: 23 Oct 1831
Christening Place: West Chinnock, Somerset, England

Race:
Father's Name: George England
Mother's Name: Mary Ann

Indexing Project (Batch) Number: I02116-7
System Origin: England-EASy
GS Film number: 1526508
Reference ID: 42

brummiejan

brummiejan Report 9 Apr 2013 14:21

Name: Emily Best
Birth Date: abt 1832
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1918
Age at Death: 86
Registration district: Chard
Inferred County: Somerset
Volume: 5c
Page: 408

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 9 Apr 2013 14:21

County Somerset
Place Shepton Beauchamp
Church St Michael
RegisterNumber 34
MarriageDate 11 Feb 1851
GroomForename Simeon
GroomSurname BEST
GroomAge
GroomParish
GroomCondition
GroomOccupation Labourer
GroomAbode
BrideForename Emily
BrideSurname ENGLAND
BrideAge
BrideParish
BrideCondition
BrideOccupation
BrideAbode
GroomFatherForename George
GroomFatherSurname BEST
GroomFatherOccupation Laoburer
BrideFatherForename George
BrideFatherSurname ENGLAND
BrideFatherOccupation Carpenter
WitnessOneForename Harriet
WitnessOneSurname ENGLAND
WitnessTwoForename Mary Ann
WitnessTwoSurname ENGLAND
Notes Bride under age

Chris :)

http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/Search.pl

(from above link)

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 9 Apr 2013 18:43

I have sent Nikki a message to help her find her way back to this thread.

NikkiT

NikkiT Report 10 Apr 2013 00:48

Thanks everybody for your help.
Nikki