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SHERRELL family

DaveHam9

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Hello,

Marriages Dec 1845
SHERRELL William Plympton St Mary 9 531
CAWSE Jane Plympton St Mary 9 531

Births Mar 1847
Sherrell Sarah Jane Avenger Plympton St Mary 9 455

Births Mar 1850
Sherrell James Cawse Plympton St M 9 447

Births Sep 1855
Sherrell Elizabeth Plympton 5b 195

I'd like a look up for the family in 1851 and 1861 please.

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Hi Dave,

Maybe the family under Sherwile. See what you think.

1851 - CP Plymstock
RD Plympton St Mary
Sub RD Yealmpton

William Sherwile head age 38? occ wheelright born Egg Buckland Devon?
Jane wife age 27 born Plympton
Sarah J A dau age 4 born at sea
William H son age 2mths born Plymstock

Class H0107
Piece 1877
Folio 127
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Hi Dave,

No luck in 1861 for William and Jane, but did come across this William Sherrill.

CP Charles
RD Plymouth
Sub RD Charles the Martyr

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Elizabeth Sherrill head widow age 60 occ dairykeeper born
Benjamin son age 29 occ ag lab born Plymouth Devon
John son age20 occ ag lab born Plymouth Devpn
William g/son age 12 born Plymouth

Class RG9
Piece 1434
Folio 7
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Hello Maddie,

Thanks for looking.

It's a name that I'm sure would be easily mistranscribed.

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Hello Julie,

Thank you very much.

It looks like the family. Some things fit and some don't. :)

Avenger must be the name of the vessel. :D

Births Mar 1851
Sherrell William Henry Plympton St My 9 493

I believe Jane was born in 1825 Saint Neot, Cornwall and William in 1820 place not given. I would say there is some doubt about that 1820 date.

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Hello Julie,

This is very curious. A birth in NSW:

# 3812/1857 SHERRELL JOHN S WILLIAM JANE ST GEORGE

So they left William Henry behind with his grandparents. :confused:

Deaths in NSW for William & Jane:

# 413/1907 SHERRELL WILLIAM - WILLIAM - ASHFIELD
# 8347/1901 SHERRELL JANE - JOHN JANE ASHFIELD

What we need now is the marriage for William senior.

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