Another BARS ref WE47 re Covenant surrender dated 28/7/1829
iii) William Cumberland of St Paul’s Walden (Hertfordshire), yeoman and wife Jemima (late Jemima Fletcher)....
William Cumberland married Jemima Fletcher 4 Nov 1819 Toddington Beds.
Trying to sort out the parents of an Anne Cumberland born abt 1810
Job TWINE & Anne CUMBERLAND
18 Aug 1831 Walden-St Paul's, Hertford, England
Job Twine was a widower of the parish of Newnham in the county of Gloucester (agent), Anne Cumberland was otp and spinster. Marriage 18 Aug 1831 at St Paul's Walden Bury by licence. Witnesses William Cumberland, Jemima (?) Cumberland and C H Pilgrim. Mr Pilgrim witnesses a lot of marriages so likely to be a parish official. Later record gives his forenames as Charles Hullett. Both Anne and Job signed as did all the witnesses.
HO107 Piece/Book 438/15 Folio 19 Page 2
Civil Parish: St Pauls Walden
Registration District: Hitchin
Address: Pauls Walden Bury
Jemima Cumberland 55 Farmer N
Jemima Cumberland 15 Y
Mary 15 Y
Emma 15 Y Robert 30 Draper N
Ellen 25 N
Frank 2mo N
Job Twine 45 Coal Merchant N Ann 30 N
Robert 1 N
Elizabeth 5 N
+ 2 F.S. & Ag Labs
In the 1841 Census there are Robert Cumberland born 1806, Ellen Cumberland born 1816 and Ann Twine born 1811. Looking in the 1851 Census I can ind a Robert Cumberland, a farmer, born Houghton Rye, Beds with wife Eleanor . In 1861 they are in London and he is a Manufacturer born Houghton Regis, Beds
1813 Ann Cumberland Houghton Regis parents William and Susannah
1808 Robert Cumberland Houghton Regis parents William and Susannah
Sorry Dave but you can forget the William/Susannah bit as they were still having children in the 1820's. Should have checked more thoroughly before I posted.
FreeReg have the following baptisms to a William and Ann in Houghton Regis
but no sign of an Ann.
Marriage by Licence in Linchlade/Linslade, Buckinghamshire19 Jan 1801
William Cumberland, Yeoman, Houghton Regis, Beds and Ann Cotching of Linchlade/Linslade
Witnesses William Hickenbottom and William Johnson
This is complicated and I'll have to return to it tomorrow.
HO107 Piece 1757 Folio 31 Page 1
Civil Parish: Houghton Regis
Village: Houghton Regis
Registration District: Luton
No of Schedule: 3
Address: High Street
Thomas Cumberland Head Mar 71 Ag Lab Houghton Regis Bedfordshire
Hannah Cumberland Wife Mar 65 Labouerer's Wife Houghton Regis Bedfordshire
James Duchess Son-In-Law Mar 42 Ag Lab Houghton Regis Bedfordshire Ann Duchess Dau Mar 41 Plaiter Houghton Regis Bedfordshire
Thomas Duchess Grand Son Unm 18 Farm Labourer Houghton Regis Bedfordshire
Not that Ann.
There's a Thomas bapt in HR in 1780 s/o Thomas and Susan Cumberland and a Thomas bapt in HR in 1781 s/o William and Ann.
There's a William bapt 1775 s/o William and Ann and a William bapt 1788 s/o Thomas and Susan.
There is also a Sophia Cumberland d/o William and Ann bapt in HR 1803, poss witness on Job Twine's first marriage??
Job TWINE & Elizabeth FLETCHER
14 Apr 1824 Great Gaddesden, Hertford, England
Marital Status Single
Spouse's Marital Status Single
His first marriage was to Elizabeth Fletcher (sp, otp) on 14 April 1824 in Great Gaddesdon, also by licence. Witnesses John Cumberland and Sophia Cumberland and James Fletcher. Record says with consent of guardians (?). Fletchers and Cumberlands might be related.