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Abner Howes


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HO107 Piece/Book 361/16 Folio 22 Page 5
Civil Parish: Bitton
Hundred: Langley and Swinehead (Upper Division)
County: Gloucestershire
Registration District: Keynsham
Sub-RD: Bitton
ED: 8a
Address: Kingswood Hill, Hamlet of Oldland
Abner Howes 40 Farmer Y
Ann 40 Y
Ann 15 Y
Folio 23 Page 6
Abner 12 Y
Robert 10 Y
Mary 6 Y
Sarah 4 Y

Is Abner a farmer or furrier or farrier ?

In 1851 he is an Innkeeper and I don't have him after that or his death or that of wife Ann.

Page 97
1845 Marriage solemnized in the Parish Church in the Parish of Temple in the County of the City of Bristol
No. 193 - August 1st
James Lear - full - Bachelor - Cheese Factor - Temple Street - Evan Lear - Cheese Factor
Ann Howes - full - Spinster - Cheese Factor - Temple Street - Abner Howes - Farrier
Married in the Parish Church ... after Banns by me H.E.F. Vallancey Offg. Minr.
Parties signed: James Lear, Ann Howes Witnesses: Edward Bryant, Edward E Fisher [several marriages]
Looking for Abner in 1861 thanks.

Deaths Jun Qtr 1862
Howes Abner Keynsham 5c 479

I can't find that death on GRO.

Several possible deaths for Ann.
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groom: Edward Bryant
groom's age:
bride: Martha Howes
bride's age: 18
marriage: 1838 Temple, Bristol, Gloucester, England
groom's father: William Bryant
bride's father: Abner Howes
Batch M172952

Abner's occupation thanks.

Abnor Howes
Marriage year 1814
Marriage date 05 Dec 1814
Marriage place Bristol
Spouse's age -
Residence Bristol, Gloucester, England
County GloucestershireCountry England
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1851 England, Wales & Scotland Census
Westmorland Place, Shoreditch, London & Middlesex, England

Edward Bryant Head Married Male 37 1814 Farrier Master Rochester, Kent, England
Mary 1818 Bristol
Amelia 1839 Clerkenwell
Edward c1842 Clerkenwell
William c1847 Clerkenwell
James c1849 Shoreditch
Mary c1851 Shoreditch
Amelia Bryant
tGender Female
Birth year 1838
Birth place -Baptism year 1838
Baptism date 18 Nov 1838
Place -County London
Country England
Mother's first name(s) Mary
Edward Bryant
Birth year 1813
Birth date 09 Aug 1813
Baptism year 1813
Baptism date 05 Sep 1813
Place Rochester, St Margaret
Residence St Margaret
Father's first name(s) John
Father's occupation Warrent Officer
Mother's first name(s) Ann
County Kent
Country England
Archive Medway Archives
Archive reference P305/1/7
Register type BaptismsYear range 1813-1819
Thanks Julie.

Ok, it agrees with what I have.

1841 farmer, 1851 innkeeper, 1853 and 1855 marriage of sons, furrier and 1861 farmer.