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6 Jan 1829 Emneth, Norfolk, England
FHL Film 2112777

HO107 Piece 1767 Folio 388 Page 15
Civil Parish: Elm
County: Cambridgeshire
Registration District: Wisbech
Sub-RD: Walsoken
ED: 3d
No of Schedule: 69
Address: Church St
John Sneesby Head Mar 50 Ag Lab Upwell Norfolk
Mary A Sneeby Wife Mar 50 Ag Lab London Middlesex
Hannah M Sneesby Dau 15 Scholar Elm Cambridgeshire
Hannah Sneesby Mother Wid. 76 Pauper London Middlesex

1841 thanks.

Baptism for Mary Butler.

The census give different pob for John but none of them Willingham.

John Sneesby
Christening 31 August 1801
Willingham, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
Birth 21 June 1801
Parents William Sneesby, Alice

Re 1851 census above, perhaps Hannah is Mary's mother so should be mother-in-law.

Deaths Sep Qtr 1852 SNEESBY Mary Ann [52] Wisbech 3b 371
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Marriages Mar Qtr 1865 Wisbeach 3b 792

RG10 Piece 1620 Folio 37 Page 9
Civil Parish: Elm
County: Cambridgeshire
Registration District: Wisbech
Sub-RD: Walsoken
ED: 7
No of Schedule: 51
Address: Village of Elm
John Sneesby Head Mar 71 Gardener (late) Lakes End Cambs
Sarah Sneesby Wife Mar 56 Field Labourer Caxton Cambs
John Papworth Son-in-law Unm 23 Engine Fitter Elm Cambs

Deaths Sep Qtr 1872 SNEESBY John 71 Wisbeach 3b 381

Deaths Dec 1887 SNEESBY Sarah Martha 73 Wisbech 3b 381

Buried 15 Dec 1887 Sarah Martha Sneesby Elm, Cambridgeshire

Baptism for Sarah Papworth, thanks.
William Papworth married Sarah Cave in 1835. William Papworth Died 1852 and his widow Sarah married John Sneesby.

Sarah Cave baptised 30 November 1817 Papworth Everard to James, a Farmer and Jane.

John Sneesby and family in 1841

The John Sneesby born Willingham is still with his parents in 1841 and the 1861 Census still has Hannah as his mother,

John Sneasby baptised 1801 Upwell, Norfolk parents Henry and Hannah
Thanks emeltee.

I thought there might be a connection.

County Cambridgeshire
Place Elm
Church All Saints
Parish Register
Marriage 6 Feb 1855
Groom Joseph SNEESBY
Groom age 22
Groom condition Bachelor
Groom occupation Labourer
Groom abode Elm
Bride Sophia PAPWORTH
Bride age 19
Bride condition Spinster
Bride occupation Servant
Bride abode Elm
Groom father John SNEESBY
Groom father occupation Labourer
Bride father William PAPWORTH
Bride father occupation Shepherd
Witness1 Ephraim PAPWORTH
Witness2 Hannah Maria SNEESBY
Notes Banns

So Sarah married her father-in-law.
William Papworth
Father's Name John Papworth
Mother's Name Mary Papworth
Christening 17 Nov 1811
Event Place Great Paxton, Huntingdonshire, England
Microfilm Number 1041710
Batch I048614
m. 14 Jan 1817 Papworth Agnes, Cambridgeshire, England
Batch M130551 Microfilm 496697

William c. 17 Nov 1811 Great Paxton, Huntingdonshire, England
John PAPWORTH & Mary
Batch I048614 Microfilm 1041710 Source item 4
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Not sure why I have this John Sneesby in my tree.

HO107 Piece 1767 Folio 484 Page 6
Civil Parish: Upwell
County: Norfolk
Registration District: Wisbech
Sub-RD: Terrington St Clement
ED: 2c
No of Schedule: 20
Address: Rodham
Jane Richards Head Widow 51 Formerly farmer's Wife Doddington Cambs
+ family & other servants
John Sneesby Sert. 17 Farm Labourer Elm Cambs