William Hargrave Davey

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  • Name William Hargrave Davey  [1, 2
    Born 6 Feb 1798  Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Bricklayer 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Bricklayer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Tunstead, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Tunstead, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bricklayer 
    Buried Dec 1875  Greenwood Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 2 Dec 1875  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
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    Person ID I2363  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Father Abraham Davey
              b. 14 Aug 1763, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 20 Feb 1851, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Leake
              b. Abt 1773, Lowestoft, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 Jul 1838, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years) 
    Married 23 Oct 1792  Lowestoft, Suffolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Marriage of Abraham and Rebecca Lake recorded in the parish register of Lowestoft, Suffolk, England. Abraham Davey and Rebecca Lake, both of this parish, were married by banns.
    Family ID F807  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phoebe Dawson
              b. 1796
              d. 22 Dec 1850, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1818  Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
     1. William Hargrave Davey
              b. 1819, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Abraham Davey
              b. 1820, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Rebecca Davey
              b. 27 Jan 1822
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Elizabeth Flowerday Davey
              b. 12 Aug 1823, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 Jun 1861, Medina, Orleans County, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 37 years)
     5. Lucy Davey
              b. 31 Jul 1825, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. David Davey
              b. 15 Jun 1826, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Dec 1902, Gosfield South, Essex County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     7. Mary Ann Davey
              b. 19 Mar 1830, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1902, Flegg, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     8. Jacob Davey
              b. 21 May 1832, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 Jun 1887, Albion, Orleans County, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     9. Alice Leake Davey
              b. 7 Jun 1834, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     10. John H. Davey
              b. 19 Apr 1836, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 Nov 1911, 373 Fourth Street, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     11. Isaac Davey
              b. 8 Mar 1838, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 May 1913, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     12. George Davey
              b. 2 Feb 1839, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Mar 1840  (Age 1 years)
     13. Susannah Davey
              b. 24 Sep 1842, Ludham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Aft 1901  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 3 Jun 2008 
    Family ID F806  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Feb 1798 - Ludham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Jul 1818 - Ludham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Ludham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer - 6 Jun 1841 - Ludham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Ludham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer - 30 Mar 1851 - Ludham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Tunstead, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer - 7 Apr 1861 - Tunstead, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Baptism for William Hargrave DAVEY (2391)
    Baptism for William Hargrave DAVEY (2391)

    Census
    1841: England Census for Ludham, Norfolk
    1841: England Census for Ludham, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 775/23 Folio 23 Page 7  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ludham, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 775/23 Folio 23 Page 8 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DAVY William 40 Bricklayer Norfolk 
    DAVY Phebey 40  Norfolk 
    DAVY David 10   
    DAVY Mary 10   
    DAVY Jacob   
    DAVY Leek   
    DAVY John   
    DAVY Isaac   
    1851: England Census for Ludham, Norfolk
    1851: England Census for Ludham, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 1808 Folio 86 Page 4  

    Dwelling River Side 
    Location Tunstead And Happing, Ludham, Norfolk 
    Source HO107 Piece 1808 Folio 86 Page 4 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DAVEY William Head 52 Bricklayer Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY Mary Ann Daughter 21  Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY Jacob Son 18  Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY John Son  15  Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY Isaac Son  13  Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY Susannah Daughter   Ludham, Norfolk 
    NICHOLS Pheba Visitor   Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY Ashby (ashley) Gson   Ludham, Norfolk 
    1861: England Census for Tunstead, Norfolk
    1861: England Census for Tunstead, Norfolk
    RG9 Piece 1197 Folio 88 Page 13  

    Dwelling House Hill House 
    Location Ludham, Norfolk 
    Source RG9 Piece 1197 Folio 88 Page 13 
    Note William Hargrave Davey is 4x great grandfather to Ashley and Karl 
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DAVEY William H Head 63 Bricklayer Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY John Son 24 Bricklayer Ludham, Norfolk 
    DAVEY Frances Daughter-in-law 28  Witton, Norfolk 
    DAVEY David Grandson  8 m  Ludham, Norfolk 

  • Notes 
    • A lot of the research for William Hargraves parents and siblings was provided by Richard and Sharyanne Davey and passed on to me by Betty and Mike Davey. Many thanks to them all.

      From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 775 Folio 23 Page 7) William Davey, 40, Bricklayer, was with his wife Phebey (sic), 40, in Ludham, Norfolk, England. With them were their children David, 10, Mary, 10, Jacob, 9, Leek, 7, John, 7, and Isaac, 5.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1808 Folio 86 Page 4) William Davey, 52, a Bricklayer, unmarried (actually a widower) was living at River Side, Ludham, Tunstead and Happing, Norfolk, England. With him were his children Mary Ann, 21, Jacob, 18, Allice, 16, John, 15, Isaac, 13 and Susanna, 8. Also with him were a visitor (granddaughter) Pheba Nichols, 4 and Grandson, Ashby (Ashley), 3.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 1197 Folio 88 Page 13) William H(argraves), 63, a Bricklayer, was living at House Hill House, Ludham, Norfolk, England. With him were his son John, 24, also a Bricklayer, daughter-in-law Frances, 28, from Witton and grandson David, 8 months.

      Burial: 04 Dec 1875, Greenwood Cemetery, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

  • Sources 
    1. [S754] 1841 England Census.

    2. [S475] 1851 England Census T1.

    3. [S603] HO107 Piece 775/23 Folio 23 Page 7, (Ludham, Norfolk), HO107 Piece 775/23 Folio 23 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 11 Feb 2007.

    4. [S603] HO107 Piece 775/23 Folio 23 Page 7, (Ludham, Norfolk), HO107 Piece 775/23 Folio 23 Page 7 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S602] HO107 Piece 1808 Folio 86 Page 4, (Ludham, Norfolk), HO107 Piece 1808 Folio 86 Page 4 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S699] RG9 Piece 1197 Folio 88 Page 13, (Tunstead, Norfolk), RG9 Piece 1197 Folio 88 Page 13 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S33] Betty Davey, Sharyann Davey, Dorothy Glen.

    8. [S297] Ludham Parish Records, (Researched by Betty Davey).

    9. [S308] Marriages solemnised in the Parish of Ludham in the County of Norfolk, England in the Year 1818, Page 10 (Reliability: 3).
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