Historyscape: Only Connect

A family history exploration

William Austen

William Austen

Male 1798 - 1873  (75 years)

Personal Information    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name William Austen  [1
    Born 1798  [1
    Gender Male 
    Name William Knight  [2, 3
    Died 1873  [1
    Person ID I8726  Main Tree
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 

    Father Edward Austen,   c. 7 Oct 1767, Deane, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Nov 1852, Godmersham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elizabeth Bridges,   b. 23 May 1773,   d. Sep 1808  (Age 35 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Married 27 Dec 1791  Goodnestone by Sandwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Family ID F2453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Caroline Portal,   b. Abt 1804,   bur. 28 Mar 1837, Steventon, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 33 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1825  South Bersted, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2673  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Northey 
    Married 27 Oct 1840  Old Church, St Pancras, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2675  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 3 Jane Hester Hope 
    Married 1856  Kensington Registration District, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F2672  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S300] Jane Austen: A Life, Claire Tomalin, (Penguin, 2000;).

    2. [S205] FreeBMD, (www.freebmd.org.uk;), marriages of William Knight and Jane Hester Hope share reference Kensington 1a 181, June quarter 1856 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), marriage of William Knight and Caroline Portal, 18 Oct 1825, South Bersted, Sussex (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), marriage of Edward Austen and Elizabeth Bridges, 27 Dec 1791, Goodnestone By Sandwich, Kent (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S1] A goodly heritage: a history of Jane Austen's family, George Holbert Tucker, (Carcanet New Press, Manchester, 1983;), pp.118-132 (Reliability: 2).

    6. [S195] International Genealogical Index, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, (www.familysearch.org;), marriage of William Knight and Mary Northey, 27 Oct 1840, Old Church, Saint Pancras, London (extracted from registers) (Reliability: 2).