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Can anyone help please?

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Liane

Liane Report 19 May 2013 08:23

My name is Liane Porter,

I am searching for my great great great grandmother. I cannot seem to find her birth or marriage anywhere! Her name is Phoebe/ Phebe and from her son Albert's birth certificate I believe her surname was Bone although difficult to read.

Her son (my great great grandad) was Albert Porter born 21st June 1846 in Barking, Essex. I have been to his grave which names him as Albert Detmore Porter. He married a Sarah Ann Lilley on 7th July 1872. And he died 26th May 1903.

Pheobe/ Phebe's husband is Charles Porter born c1802 in Barking, Essex.

Their other children are named: Mary Porter, Maria Porter, Charles Porter, Sarah Porter, Samuel Porter, Phoebe Porter, John Porter
Ann Porter and Emily Porter.

Both appear on the 1861 census: Phoebe 54 years -Charles 58 years
1851 Census: Phoebe 44 years - Charles 48 years
1841 Census: Phoebe age 35 - Charles age 38?

Can anyone help with any information please?

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 19 May 2013 08:43

In case you are not aware........the Christenings of the children can be found on FamilySearch.....


https://familysearch.org/

Gins

Gins Report 19 May 2013 08:47


Ref

1841 England Census
about Phebe Porter Name: Phebe Porter
Age: 35
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1806
Gender: Female
Where born: Essex, England

Civil Parish: Barking
Hundred: Becontree
County/Island: Essex
Country: England

Registration District: Romford
Sub-registration District: Barking Town
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 323
Book: 1
Folio: 40
Page Number: 26

Chas Porter 35 1806 Male Essex England
Phebe Porter 35 1806 Female Essex England
Mary Porter 12 1829 Female Essex England
Maria Porter 10 1831 Female Essex England
Charles Porter 8 1833 Male Essex England
Sarah Porter 6 1835 Female Essex England
Samuel Porter 3 1838 Male Essex England
Phebe Porter 1 1840 Female Essex England

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 19 May 2013 08:53

??

Phobe Bones, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"Name: Phobe Bones
Gender: Female
Christening Date: 21 Jun 1805
Christening Place: INDEPENDENT,LITTLE BADDOW,ESSEX,ENGLAND
Birth Date: 10 Aug 1789
Birthplace:
Death Date:
Name Note:
Race:
Father's Name: Thomas Bones
Father's Birthplace:
Father's Age:
Mother's Name: Ann
Mother's Birthplace:
Mother's Age:
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C06737-1
System Origin: England-ODM
GS Film number: 0593811 (RG4 2289)
Reference ID:

Edit: Just realised that the birth date is 1789 so this won't be your Phoebe.

patchem

patchem Report 19 May 2013 08:53

Just putting the 1861
1861 England Census
Phoebe Porter Age: 54 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1807
Relation: Wife Spouse's Name: Charles Porter
Gender: Female Where born: Danbury, Essex, England
Civil Parish: Barking Town: Barking County/Island: Essex
Country: England
Registration District: Romford Sub-registration District: Barking Town
ED, institution, or vessel: 5 Household Schedule Number: 69 Piece: 1071 Folio: 78 Page Number: 12
Charles Porter 58
Phoebe Porter 54
Samuel Porter 23
John Porter 18
Ann Porter 16
Albert Porter 14
Emily Porter 12
Sarah Bye 2
Source Citation: Class: RG 9; Piece: 1071; Folio: 78; Page: 12; GSU roll: 542747.

You could apply for a birth certificate of one of the other children to confirm her maiden name.

Chris Ho :)

Chris Ho :) Report 19 May 2013 08:53

(if relating)

Burial
County Essex
Place Barking
Church St Margaret of Antioch
RegisterNumber 1433
BurialDate 18 Jun 1865
Forename Phoebe
Relationship
Rel1MaleForename
Rel1FemaleForename
Rel1Surname
Surname PORTER
Age 59
Abode Barking

Burial
County Essex
Place Barking
Church St Margaret of Antioch
RegisterNumber 775
BurialDate 07 Aug 1886
Forename Charles
Relationship
Rel1MaleForename
Rel1FemaleForename
Rel1Surname
Surname PORTER
Age 85
Abode Barking


(from below link)

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

Chris :)

PricklyHolly

PricklyHolly Report 19 May 2013 09:00

Little Baddow is an attractive rural Essex village which lies between Danbury to the south and Hatfield Peverel to the north.

Liane

Liane Report 19 May 2013 09:22

Thank you all so much for your speedy replies and for the information you found. I wasn't aware of how to search christenings or burials. I know the church that you found Chris- I am off there to see if I can find the grave. Thanks again Liane xx

Gins

Gins Report 19 May 2013 12:55

Dont know if these are her possible parents? Do you know if she had a sister, Eliza Bones?

1841 England Census
Name: Ann Boner (Bones, its been mistranscribed)
Age: 65
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1776
Gender: Female
Where born: Essex, England

Civil Parish: Barking
Hundred: Becontree
County/Island: Essex
Country: England

Registration District: Romford
Sub-registration District: Barking Town
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 323
Book: 2
Folio: 6
Page Number: 6
Household Members: Name Age
Ann Boner 65

Same address: Fisher St Lane

James Quy 25 1816 Male Essex England
Eliza Quy 25 1816 Female Essex England
Ephraim Quy 4 1837 Male Essex England
John Boner 70 1771 Male Essex England

Might be a lead worth checking out

Dea

Dea Report 19 May 2013 13:03

This looks to be related to the above in some way although it seems to before those two unusual names should have been connected??


Eliza Elizabeth Quy Bones, "England, Essex Parish Registers, 1538-1900"
Name: Eliza Elizabeth Quy Bones
Event: Christening
Event Date: 05 Nov 1852
Event Place: Barking, Essex, England
Gender: Female
Age: 42
Marital Status:
Estimated Birth Year: 1810
Father: John Bones
Mother: Ann


Film Number: 1471843
Digital Folder Number: 4047856
Image Number: 1337

Dea x

Reggie

Reggie Report 29 Mar 2014 09:08

Linked.........

http://www.genesreunited.co.uk/boards/board/ancestors/thread/1338923