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Samuel WOOTTEN

DaveHam9

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Hello,

I'd like a look up please in 1841 and 1851 for a Samuel WOOTTEN, a boot-maker in Somerset. Spouse is either Eliza or Jane.

A son Edwin was born in Ilminster sometime before 1846. All I have is 'full age' in 1868.

This has to be the reg:

Births Sep 1839
Woollon Edwin Chard 10 345

Regards,

Dave
 
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1851 England Census
Name: Edwin Woollen [Edwin Wootten]
Age: 12
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1839
Relation: Son
Father's Name: Samuel Woollen
Mother's Name: Ann Woollen
Gender: M (Male)
Where born: Ilminster, Somerset, England

Civil parish: Ilminster
Town: Ilminster
County/Island: Somerset
Country: England

Registration district: Chard
Sub-registration district: Ilminster

Piece: 1927 Folio: 196 Page Number: 34

all born Ilminster
Samuel Woollen 50 Shoemaker
Ann Woollen 51 Tailoress
Sarah Woollen 21 Dressmaker
John Woollen 16 Glazier
Samuel Woollen 14 Tailor
Edwin Woollen 12 Scholar
George Rendall 16 Saddler Son in Law
John Kendall 10 Scholar Son in law
 
1841 England Census
Name: Samuel Wootten
Age: 40
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1801
Gender: Male
Where born: Somerset, England

Civil parish: Ilminster
Hundred: Abdick and Bulstone
County/Island: Somerset
Country: England

Registration district: Chard
Sub-registration district: Ilminster

Piece: 929 Book: 19 Folio: 50 Page Number: 25

Samuel Wootten 40 Shoemaker
Charles Wootten 15 Shoemakers app
Emma Wootten 14
Sarah Wootten 12
Samuel Wootten 4
Edwin Wootten 1
 
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Hello dave,

Thank you very much. I think I need new glasses. :)

Oh, now we have spouse as Ann. :eek: Oh 2nd spouse ?

Death 490/1894 WOOTTEN EDWIN - SAMUEL - JANE - SYDNEY


The Sydney Morning Herald - Monday 13 April 1868 p.1
MARRIAGES
On Saturday, March 26, at Holy Trinity Church, by the Rev. E. Rogers, EDWIN WOOTTEN, to FRANCES ELIZA, youngest daughter of the late E. T. Y. M'DONALD, Esq.

Holy Trinity Church Sydney No 172
Edwin Wootten Bachelor Ilminster Somersetshire England French Polisher Full 148 Cumberland Street Sydney Samuel & Eliza Wootten (maiden Price ?) Boot-maker
Frances Eliza McDonald Spinster Sydney N. S. Wales - Full 148 Cumberland Street Sydney Edw. Thos. Young Wilson & Agnes Sarah McDonald (maiden Leyne) Licensed Victualler
married in Church of Holy Trinity
28th March 1868 By me Edward Rogers
Both signed
Witnesses: Thomas Armstrong, Mary Tivernton ?, Jane Tivernton ?


Eliza seemed very clear but Price not so.

Regards,

Dave
 
Marriages Mar 1844
KENDALL Ann Chard 10 589
RENDALL Ann Chard 10 589
WOOTTEN Samuel Chard 10 589
 
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Eliza Price
England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975
birth: 14 Jan 1802
christening: 14 Mar 1802 Bedminster,​ Somerset,​ England
residence: 1802 Bedminster,​ Somerset,​ England
parents: John Price,​ Rebecca
 
Hello,

I'd like a look up please for Edwin in 1861. He may or may not be there because he married in Sydney in 1868:

249/1868 WOOTTEN EDWIN - McDONALD FRANCES E - SYDNEY

Regards,

Dave
 
Hi Dave,

NSW Assisted passenger list.

Arrival date 27 Feb 1858
Vessel Stebonheath
Origin Location Killkenny Irerland

Edwin Wotton age 18 - groom - Ilminster Somerset - parents Samuel and Elizabeth (dead) - relation in colony sister Emma McDonald Sydney
 
Hello Julie,

Thank you very much.

Well, that is a bit of a surprise. A married sister already in Australia. Must be a coincidence Emma's married name is McDonald.

Marriage
V18522210 73C/1852 MCDONALD EDWARD T - WOOTTON EMMA E
V1852732 80/1852 MCDONALD EDWARD T - WOOTTON EMMA E
JB= Sydney, St Andrew's Scots Church

More sorting out needed. There are 2x Edward Ts in Sydney but one is too young - b. 1844.

Regards,

Dave
 
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So Edwin's mother is Elizabeth and the marriage was correct with Eliza and this is in error with Jane:

Death 490/1894 WOOTTEN EDWIN - SAMUEL - JANE - SYDNEY


Assisted
WOOTTEN Emma 21 Emigrant 1849 Sydney and/or Newcastle Reel 2135, [4/4786] Page 351; Reel 2459, [4/4908]
 
A possible 2nd marriage:

1001/1866 LANGLEY JOHN - MCDONALD EMMA - SYDNEY

and death:

874/1889 LANGLEY EMMA - SAMUEL - ELIZA - SYDNEY

The Sydney Morning Herald - Thursday 23 May 1889 p.1
DEATHS
LANGLEY.-May 22, 1889, at the residence of her brother, Edwin Wootten, 78 Botany-street, Moore Park, Emma Langley, late of Ilminster, Somersetshire, in the 63rd year of her age. Home papers please copy.
 
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