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County Essex
Place Great Oakley
Church All Saints
Parish Register
Register entry number 314
Baptism 21 May 1822
Person Susanna
Father William RICHARDSON
Father occupation Bricklayer
Abode Great Oakley
Mother Mary Emelia

Marriages Jun 1843 Tendring 12 351

NSW Marriage V1851378 37B/1851 BUTLER JAMES - POOLE SUSANNAH - MY= CofE Camden; St John's Oaks; Picton; Stonequarry

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Marriages solemnized in the Parish of St. John Camden in the County of Camden in the Year 1851
No. 1
James Butler, Widower of this Parish
Susannah Poole, Widow of the Parish of St. Lawrence, Sydney
married in this Church by Banns with consent of -
this Twenty Fourth day of March 1851 By me Edward Rogers
Parties signed: James Butler his x mark, Susannah Poole
Richard Louth of Camden
Fanny Wheeler (her x mark) of Camden
John Wheeler (his x mark) of Camden
County Essex
Place Great Oakley
Church All Saints
Parish Register
Register entry number 52
Marriage 14 Jun 1843
Groom John POOLE
Groom age full age
Groom condition bachelor
Groom occupation Soldier of 58 Regiment of Foot
Groom abode Dovercourt
Bride Susannah RICHARDSON
Bride age full age
Bride condition spinster
Bride abode Great Oakley
Groom father George POOLE
Groom father occupation Hatter
Bride father William RICHARDSON
Bride father occupation Bricklayer
Witness1 William RICHARDSON
Witness2 Emma RICHARDSON
Notes They all mark except the groom, who signs.

I can't find Susan/Susannah in 1841 in Great Oakley.


Occupation for William, thanks.
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Private John Poole (c1808.......1849)
Born : circa 1808
Where Born : Carnew, Wicklow, IRELAND
Occupation : Soldier
Date Arrived : 1844
Ship Arrived on : "Maria Somes"
Rank on Discharge : Private
Date of Enlistment : ca 1826
Where Enlisted :
Regimental # : 551
Date of Discharge :1847-1848
Where Discharged : Sydney, NSW
Died : 1849 Sydney, NSW
Where Died / Buried :
Parents Names : George
Spouse's Name : Susanna Richardson
Born : 1822
Where Born : Great Oakley, Essex, England
Occupation : Bricklayer's daughter
Date Arrived : 1844
Ship Arrived on : "Maria Somes"
Died : 15 July 1898, Waterloo, NSW
Where Died / Buried : St John's Cemetery, Camden NSW
Date Married : 14 Jun 1843
Where Married : All Saints, Parish Church of Gt Oakley, Essex, England
Spouse's Parents : William (1786-1872) & Mary Emily (nee Collings ) Richardson (1800-1861)
County Essex
Place Great Oakley
Church name All Saints
Register type Parish Register
Register entry number 73
Marriage date 08 Oct 1821
Groom forename William
Groom surname RICHARDSON
Groom condition widower
Bride forename Mary Emily
Bride surname COLLINGS
Bride condition spinster
Witness1 John Rivers COLLINGS
Witness2 Richard STARLING
Notes By banns. Bride and groom mark, both witnesses sign.
Transcribed by Helen Barrell
File line number 90
Susan/Susannah in 1841 thanks.

Deaths Mar Qtr 1872
RICHARDSON William 85 Tendring 4a 172
In the 1841 Census William is a Brick Layer.

There is a Susan Richardson in 1841 working as a Female Servant for a Chandler family in Tendring (about 4 miles from Great Oakley) who could be the one you want. Ref HO107/338/28/F7/p8

William buried Great Oakley 11 February 1872 - burial on FreeReg