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John Davis

John Davis

Male 1831 - 1912  (80 years)

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  • Name John Davis  [1
    Born 4 Sep 1831  Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Christened 10 Oct 1831 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1841  Bridge Street, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 1871  Bridge Street, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation Abt 1871  Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Grocer 
    Census 1881  Westfield View, Westgate no.12, Rotherham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation Abt 1881  Rotherham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Grocer's foreman 
    Census 1911  117 Midland Road, Rotherham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 1912  Rotherham Registration District, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Person ID I1067  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Charles Davis,   b. 23 Sep 1787, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1859, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Frances Staines,   b. Abt 1791, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1866, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Marriage License 19 Dec 1818  Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 20 Dec 1818  St Mildred, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F251  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Julia Marchant Lansdell,   b. Abt 1841, Pembury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908, Rotherham Registration District, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1860  Selling, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Their marriage was witnessed by Stephen, John, Isabella and Hannah Lansdell, Thomas Foat Cozens and Louisa Cozens.
    Children 
    +1. Miriam Manetta Davis,   b. 17 May 1861, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1902, 22 Wortley Avenue, Swinton, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)  [natural]
    +2. John Arthur Charles Davis,   b. 1862, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    +3. George Rowland Davis,   b. Abt 1864, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     4. Annie Augusta Davis,   b. Abt 1868, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     5. Percy Edward Davis,   b. 1871, Bridge, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1921, Rotherham Registration District, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)  [natural]
    +6. Louisa Lansdell Davis,   b. Abt 1876, Rotherham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1831 - Bridge, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Grocer - Abt 1871 - Bridge, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Perry's Bankrupt and Insolvent Gazette...1873
      Liquidation by Arrangement, Composition &c.
      Deeds.-
      Gazette - April 29, 1873.
      Under Bankruptcy Act, 1869. First Meetings.
      DAVIS John, (April 24,) grocer, Bridge, near Canterbury; 13th May 12, at the Fleur-de-Lys hotel, High-st, Canterbury. Sols - Monckton and Son, Maidstone. Cy-ct - Canterbury.

      Perry's Bankrupt and Insolvent Gazette...1873
      Dividends, &c. under liquidation
      Davis John, grocer, Bridge, near Canterbury. Claims for div. by Aug. 18, to Trustee - J. Cox, wholesale grocer, Canterbury.

      Perry's Bankrupt and Insolvent Gazette...1875
      Liquidation by Arrangement or Composition.
      Gazette - June 8, 1875.
      Under Bankruptcy Act, 1869. - First Meetings.
      Davis John, (June 3,) grocer and general dealer, Bridge, near Canterbury; 21st June 3, at Sols - Monckton, Son, and Tatham, King-st, Maidstone. Cy-ct - Canterbury.

  • Sources 
    1. [S101] 1841 Census Returns of England and Wales, Home Office, (6 June 1841;), HO 107/465/10 f.5 p.3 (Reliability: 3).
      Bridge Street, Bridge
      Charles Davis, 50, P, N
      Frances Davis, 45, Y
      Sarah Davis, 20, N
      Anne Davis, 20, N
      Charles Davis, 11, Y
      Eliza Davis, 13, Y
      John Davis, 10, Y
      Jane Davis, 5, Y


    2. [S105] 1881 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (3 April 1881;), RG 11., RG 11/4671 f.18 p.30 (Reliability: 3).
      Westfield View, Westgate no.12, Rotherham
      John Davis, Head, Mar, 49, Grocer (Foreman), Kent Bridge
      Julia M. Davis, Wife, Mar, 39, Kent Pembury
      Miriam M. Davis, Daur, Unm, 19, Confectioners Assistant, Kent Bridge
      John A.C. Davis, Son, 18, Grocers Assistant, Kent Bridge
      George R. Davis, Son, 16, Hosier (Apprentice), Kent Bridge
      Ammie A. Davis, Daur, 12, Scholar, Kent Bridge
      Percy E. Davis, Son, 8, Scholar, Kent Bridge
      Louisa L. Davis, Daur, 4, Scholar, Yorks Rotherham


    3. [S104] 1871 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1871;), RG 10/965 f.28 pp.3-4 (Reliability: 3).
      Bridge St., Bridge
      John Davis, Head, Mar, 39, Grocer, Bridge; Kent
      Julia M. Davis, Wife, Mar, 29, Pembury; Kent
      Miriam M. Davis, Daug, 9, Bridge; Kent
      John A.C. Davis, Son, 8, Bridge; Kent
      George R. Davis, Son, 6, Bridge; Kent
      Annie A. Davis, 3, Bridge; Kent
      Flora? Lett, Serv, Unm, 16, General Serv, Bridge; Kent


    4. [S109] 1911 Census Returns of England and Wales, General Register Office, (2 April 1911;), RG 14., RG 14/28081 s.164 (Reliability: 3).
      Signature: John Davis
      Postal Address: 117 Midland Road, Rotherham (4 rooms)
      John Davis, Father, 79, Widdower, Bridge Kent
      Percy Edward Davis, Son, 38, Married, 3, 1, , 1 [all struck through], Fish Dealer, Own Account, Yes, Bridge Kent
      Mary Ann Davis, Daughter in Law, 34, Married, 3 years married, 1 child born, 1 child died, Rotherham Yorkshire


    5. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), death registration of John Davis, 81, Rotherham 9c 818, December quarter 1912 (Reliability: 2).