Thomas Drayson

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  • Name Thomas Drayson  [1
    Born 1 Oct 1810  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Carpenter 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Union Street 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Carpenter 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    69 Union Street 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Carpenter & Joiner 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    69 Union Street 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Carpenter 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Kings Head, 27 Northgate Street 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Carpenter 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    King's Head, 32 Northgate Street 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1886 and 31 Mar 1886  Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Death 
    • Volume 2a, Page 590, Age 75
    Died 21 Mar 1886  [1
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    Person ID I15208  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father Charles Drayson
              b. 18 Dec 1775, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Jan 1821  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Sarah Taylor
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 5 May 1795  Bringate, Church, Lancashire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Family ID F3851  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Elizabeth Quisted
              b. 1812, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1870, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Children 
     1. Sophia Drayson
              b. 1836, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Edward Drayson
              b. 1838, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Jane Drayson
              b. 1840, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Harriet Drayson
              b. 1843, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Thomas Drayson
              b. 1846, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Alfred Drayson
              b. Abt 1848, Canterbury, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F3850  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Martha Hill Dixon
              b. Abt 1821, Deal, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1870  Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Dec 1870  Dover, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 2a, Page 1467
    Last Modified 26 Feb 2009 
    Family ID F3854  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1 Oct 1810 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 6 Jun 1841 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Union Street - 6 Jun 1841 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 30 Mar 1851 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 69 Union Street - 30 Mar 1851 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter & Joiner - 7 Apr 1861 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 69 Union Street - 7 Apr 1861 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1870 - Dover, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Dec 1870 - Dover, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 2 Apr 1871 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Kings Head, 27 Northgate Street - 2 Apr 1871 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Carpenter - 3 Apr 1881 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - King's Head, 32 Northgate Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Jan 1886 and 31 Mar 1886 - Canterbury, Kent, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1841: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    HO107 Piece 466/13 Folio 22 Page 3  

    Dwelling Union Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 466/13 Folio 22 Page 3 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas 30 Carpenter Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane 30  Kent 
    DRAYSON Sophia  Kent 
    DRAYSON Edward  Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane 6m  Kent 
    1851: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1851: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 33 Page 9  

    Dwelling 69 Union Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 33 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas Head 40 Carpenter Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane Wife 40  Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Sophia Daughter 14  Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Edward Son  12 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane Daughter  10 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Harriot Daughter  Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Thomas Son   Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Alfred Son   Canterbury, Kent 
    1851: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1851: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 34 Page 10  

    Dwelling 69 Union Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 33 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas Head 40 Carpenter Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane Wife 40  Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Sophia Daughter 14  Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Edward Son  12 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane Daughter  10 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Harriot Daughter  Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Thomas Son   Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Alfred Son   Canterbury, Kent 
    1861: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1861: England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    RG9 Piece 522 Folio 90 Page 7  

    Dwelling 69 Union Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 522 Folio 90 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas Head 50 Carpenter and Joiner Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Jane Wife 50  Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Harriet Daughter 18 Dressmaker Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Thomas Son  15 Carpenter Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Alfred Son  13 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    1871 England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1871 England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 9  

    Dwelling Kings Head, 27 Northgate Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas Head 60 Carpenter Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Martha Wife 50  Deal, Kent 
    PARREN Emily Daughter 14 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    TANNER Sarah Servant 34 General Servant Dunkirk, Kent 
    HEARSEY James Boarder 40 Pensioner Medhurst, Sussex 
    DOYLE Timothy Boarder 26 Tailor Ireland 
    GATEHOUSE George Boarder 18 Agricultural Labourer Hert, Hertfordshire 
    ANDREWS Harry Boarder 28 Grocer Barham, Kent 
    1871 England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1871 England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 10  

    Dwelling Kings Head, 27 Northgate Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas Head 60 Carpenter Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Martha Wife 50  Deal, Kent 
    PARREN Emily Daughter 14 Scholar Canterbury, Kent 
    TANNER Sarah Servant 34 General Servant Dunkirk, Kent 
    HEARSEY James Boarder 40 Pensioner Medhurst, Sussex 
    DOYLE Timothy Boarder 26 Tailor Ireland 
    GATEHOUSE George Boarder 18 Agricultural Labourer Hert, Hertfordshire 
    ANDREWS Harry Boarder 28 Grocer Barham, Kent 
    1881 England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    1881 England Census for Canterbury, Kent
    RG11 Piece 957 Folio 79 Page 9  

    Dwelling King's Head, 32 Northgate Street 
    Location Canterbury, Kent, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 957 Folio 79 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DRAYSON Thomas Head 66 Carpenter and Publican Canterbury, Kent 
    DRAYSON Martha Wife 60  Deal, Kent 
    PARREN Arthur Son 22 Dentist Canterbury, Kent 
    FOSTER Edith Granddaughter  10 Scholar New Cross, Kent 
    RICHARDSON Henry Lodger 43 Labourer N. K. 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 466/13 Folio 22 Page 3) Thomas, 30, Carpenter, was with his wife Jane, 30, in Union Street, Canterbury, Kent, England. With them were their children Sophia, 4, Edward, 2, and Jane, 6 months. Everyone was reportedly born in Kent.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 33 Page 9) Thomas, 40, Carpenter, was with his wife Jane, 40, at 69 Union Street, Canterbury, Kent, England. With them were their children Sophia, 14, Edward, 12, Scholar, Jane, 10, Scholar, Harriot (sic), 7, Scholar, Thomas, 8, and Alfred, 3. Everyone was reportedly born in Canterbury, Kent.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 522 Folio 90 Page 7) Thos., 50, Carpenter & Joiner, was with his wife Jane, 50, at 69 Union Street, Canterbury, Kent, England. With them were their children Harriet, 18, Dressmaker, Thomas, 15, Carpenter, and Alfred, 13, Scholar. Everyone was reportedly born in Canterbury, Kent.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 9) Thomas, 60, Carpenter from Canterbury, Kent, was with his wife Martha, 50 from Deal, Kent, at the Kings Head, 27 Northgate Street, Canterbury, Kent, England. With him was his stepdaughter Emily Parren, 14, Scholar born Canterbury, Kent. Also present were servant Sarah Tanner, widow, 34, from Dunkirk, Kent, and boarders James Hearsey, married, 40, Pensioner from Medhurst, Sussex, Timothy Doyle, 26, Tailor from Ireland, George Gatehouse, 18, Costermonger from Dover, Kent, and Harry Andrews, and Harry Anderson, 28, Agricultural Labourer from Hert, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 957 Folio 79 Page 9) Thomas, 66, Carpenter from Canterbury, Kent, was with his wife Martha, 60, from Deal, Kent, at the King's Head, 32, Northgate Street, Canterbury, Kent, England. With him were his stepson Arthur Parren, 22, Dentist from Canterbury, Kent, and granddaughter Edith Foster, 10, Scholar born New Cross, Kent. Lodging with the family was Henry Richardson, 43, Labourer.

  • Sources 
    1. [S10013] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of January 13, 2008) (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2008.

    2. [S2315] HO107 Piece 466/13 Folio 22 Page 3, HO107 Piece 466/13 Folio 22 Page 3 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2008.

    3. [S2316] HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 33 Page 9, HO107 Piece 1625 Folio 33 Page 9 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2008.

    4. [S2317] RG9 Piece 522 Folio 90 Page 7, RG9 Piece 522 Folio 90 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2008.

    5. [S2326] RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 9, RG10 Piece 967 Folio 75 Page 9 (Reliability: 3), 15 Jan 2008.

    6. [S3490] RG11 Piece 957 Folio 79 Page 9, RG11 Piece 957 Folio 79 Page 9 (Reliability: 3), 27 Feb 2009.

    7. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Mar 1886, Canterbury, Kent, Volume 2a, Page 590 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2008.
      Thomas DRAYSON, Age 75

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1870, Dover, Kent, Volume 2a, Page 1467 (Reliability: 3), 14 Jan 2008.
      Thomas DRAYSON + Martha Hill PARREN