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Thomas & Jane FRENCH

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1851
HO107 Piece 1652 Folio 38 Page 23
Civil Parish: West Wittering
County: Sussex
Registration District: Westhampnett
Sub-RD: Manhood
Thomas French Head 43 Chief boatman on ---- coast guard ---- Pevensey
Jane Wife 42 Cowes Hants
Eliza Ann dau 19 Selsey
Catherine S dau 15 West Wittering
George H son 13 West Wittering
Thomas A son 10 West Wittering
Charles L son 9 Selsey
Daniel son 6 Selsey


I'd like a look up please for Thomas and spouse Jane in 1861.

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Hi Dave,

Civil Parish Portsea
RD Portsea Island
Sub RD Landport

Jane Fench age 53 widow born Cowes
Daniel son age 16 occ seaman -- born Selsey

Class RG9
Piece 640
Folio 190
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Hi Dave,

A possible death for Thomas French

1852 - Jul/Aug/Sep - Westhampnett

Burial -Thomas French

Burial date 22 July 1852
Burial place Birdham Sussex

Birdham is located on the Manhood Peninsula.
 

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Jane with her son and his family:

Name: Jane French
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1871
Gender: Female
Age: 62
Relationship to Head of Household: Mother
Birthplace: Isle Of Wight, Hampshire
Schedule Type: Household
Registration District: Portsea Island
Sub-District: Landport
Parish: Portsea
County: Hampshire
Household Role Gender Age Birthplace
Charles French Self M 29 Selsey, Sussex
Frances French Wife F 36 Isle Of Wight, Hampshire
Jane French Mother F 62 Isle Of Wight, Hampshire
 
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With another son:

1881
RG11 Piece 1172 Folio 43 Page 14
Civil Parish: Northwood
County: Hampshire
Registration District: Isle of Wight
Address: Brunswick Place Brunswick Road
Thomas A French Head Mar M 40 Mariner Chichester, Sussex
Sarah French Wife Mar F 38 Lymington, Hampshire
Jane E R French Dau F 11 Scholar Portsmouth, Hampshire
Thomas A J French Son M 8 Scholar West Cowes, Hampshire
Charles D French Son M 5 Scholar West Cowes, Hampshire
Jane French Mother Widow F 71 West Cowes, Hampshire
 

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Probably this one:

Deaths Dec Qtr 1893
French Jane 85 Portsea 2b 2_1

I'd like a look up please for Jane in 1891 and any burial.

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1891
Civil Parish: Portsea
Ecclesiastical parish: St Bartholomew
County: Hampshire
RD: Portsea Island
Sub-RD: Landport
ED: 61; Piece: 875; Folio: 123; Page: 18

Frederick Stone 44 [Bristol. Shipwright]
Eliza Stone 38 wife [b. London]
Alfade D Stone 8 son [b. New Brompton]
Jane Franch 82 wid [b. IOW, West Cowes. No Occupation]

No indication how related.

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Thanks Geoff.

Can't be this one unless age is way out:

1841
HO107 Piece 1103 Book/Folio 7/8 Page 11
Civil Parish: West Wittering (not East as transcribed)
County: Sussex
Registration District: Westhampnett
Sub-RD: Manhood
Thomas French 30 Coast guard
Jane French 30 not born in county
Eliza 9
Jane 7
Catherine 5
George 3
Albert 1

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1851 - same RD etc..

Thomas French 43 Chief boatman on something coast guard
Jane French 42
Eliza Ann French 19
Jane French 17
Catherine S French 15
George H French 13
Thomas A French 10
Charles L French 9
Daniel French 6

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You have the 1871 census, post #5..

Ref: Piece: 1140; Folio: 14; Page: 21

Occ: Jane = Annuitant, can't read the others..

Edit: Frances could be formerly Hat maker..
 

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The death that Julie found looks good, there is also this [a few trees have this one] :rolleyes:

Deaths Q1 1860
French Thomas
Portsea
2b 297

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These are the occupations, Dave...
Thanks Geoff.

Gunners Mate RN
Formerly Hay Maker ** it looks like Hay :D
Annuitant

Alternative is Stay but no long cross of the 't' as in 'Mate' or 'Annuitant' below.
 
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Being in the Coast Guard it should be easy to find details for Thomas.

Given where Thomas is in 1841 and 1851 the Westhampnett death is probably the right one.
 

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