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Zion Chapel Trowbridge Wiltshire

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Andrew

Andrew Report 3 Dec 2012 14:35

We mark our 200th anniversary in 2013 and wish to get in touch with any who had families connected with the chapel in the past including the former ministers-
Samuel Sargeant 1867-68
Willima Schofield 1883-7
Simeon Champkins 1911-22
Alfred Peet 1896-1901
Charles Guy 1928-33

any help welcome ;-) :-)

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:09

Try using freebmd as a first point of reference

Also, look in 'search all trees' on here

BUT......you need birth years and birthplaces............

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:11

1911 census

Person: CHAMPKINS, Simeon Address: 21 Yerbury Trowbridge

CHAMPKINS, Simeon Head M 44 1867 Baptist Minister Langford Beds VIEW
CHAMPKINS, A C Wife F 41 1870 Henlow Beds VIEW
CHAMPKINS, Esther Daughter F 15 1896 Mothers Help Nottingham VIEW
CHAMPKINS, Fred Son M 13 1898 School Nottingham VIEW
CHAMPKINS, James Albert Son M 7 1904 School Nottingham VI

Clearly, none of the above will be living............

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:15

England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2006

Name: James Albert Champkins
Birth Date: 8 Oct 1903
Date of Registration: Feb 1988
Age at Death: 84
Registration district: Pershore
Inferred County: Worcestershire
Volume: 29
Page: 844

It would appear that he married twice.

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England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2006

Name: Esther Bromley
Birth Date: 8 Oct 1895
Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1982
Age at Death: 86
Registration district: Nottingham
Inferred County: Nottinghamshire
Volume: 8
Page: 1178
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England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915

Name: Fred Champkins
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1898
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1912
Age at Death: 14
Registration district: Melksham
Inferred County: Wiltshire
Volume: 5a
Page: 106

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:18

1901 England Census

Name: Alfred Peet
Age: 58
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Sarah Peet
Gender: Male
Where born: Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
Civil parish: Trowbridge
Ecclesiastical parish: St Thomas
Town: Trowbridge
County/Island: Wiltshire
Country: England

Registration district: Melksham
Sub-registration district: Trowbridge
ED, institution, or vessel: 8
Neighbors: View others on page
Household schedule number: 147
Piece: 1932
Folio: 100
Page Number: 21
Household Members:
Name Age
Alfred Peet 58
Sarah Peet 50
Gertrude M Peet 29
Rhoda M Walton 16

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:19

England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2006

Name: Gertrude M Peet
Birth Date: abt 1872
Date of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep 1941
Age at Death: 69
Registration district: Huntingdon
Inferred County: Huntingdonshire
Volume: 3b
Page: 485

Probate of her Will granted to Lloyds Bank

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:24

Marriages Jun 1898 (>99%)

GORE Sarah Melksham 5a 255
Peet Alfred Melksham 5a 255

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:30

1891 England Census about Alfred Peat
Name: Alfred Peat
Age: 48
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
Relation: Visitor
Gender: Male
Where born: Bedford, Bedfordshire, England
Civil parish: Stretford
Ecclesiastical parish: St Bride
County/Island: Lancashire
Country: England

Registration district: Barton Upon Irwell
Sub-registration district: Stretford
ED, institution, or vessel: 7
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 3158
Folio: 5
Page Number: 5
Household Members:
Name Age
Thomas Lewis 57
Amy Lewis 51
Francis E Lewis 22
Amy Lewis 17
Florence L Lewis 14
Sarah Ann Chattin 83
Alfred Peat 48.........Baptist Minister/farmer..............Married

Reggie

Reggie Report 3 Dec 2012 18:32

1881 England Census with first wife

Name: Alfred Peet
Age: 38
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1843
Relation: Head
Spouse's Name: Mary A. Peet
Gender: Male
Where born: Bedfordshire, England
Civil parish: Wymington
County/Island: Bedfordshire
Country: England
Condition as to marriage: Married

Occupation: Ministr Gospel Sharnbrook Baptist Chapl & Farm Mangr 455 Acr Emply 9 Lab 3 Bys
Registration district: Wellingborough
Sub-registration district: Higham Ferrers
ED, institution, or vessel: 2
Neighbors: View others on page
Piece: 1568
Folio: 26
Page Number: 12
Household Members:
Name Age
Alfred Peet 38
Mary A. Peet 40
Alfred T. Peet 14
William H. Peet 12
Gertrude M. Peet 9
Horace B. Peet 6
Grace C. Peet 4
Mercy Wiles 17
Elinna or Emma Webb 20

Graham

Graham Report 26 Aug 2013 23:11

Do you know if Abraham RIMER d. 1853 is buried in the Zion Chapel?
Graham

GlitterBaby

GlitterBaby Report 26 Aug 2013 23:20

As Andrew only ever made one post then unlikely he will check back on this thread