Betsey Rattenbury

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  • Name Betsey Rattenbury  [1
    Born 1834  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 26 Oct 1834  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    1841 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    1841 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    HO107 Piece 245 Book 10 Folio 5 Page 5  
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    1851 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    1851 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    HO107 Piece 1892 Folio 477 Page 7  
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Sick lately Servant 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cherryford 
    Occupation 4 Oct 1856  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Servant 
    Residence 4 Oct 1856  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Runscombe 3rd Farm 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Ranscombe 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I39076  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 

    Father William Rattenbury
              b. 1804, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              bur. 15 Feb 1856, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 52 years) 
    Mother Susannah Adams
              b. 1806, Abbotsham, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1871, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 28 Apr 1827  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • Anglican
    Marriage for William RATENBURY and Susannah ADAMS (11854)
    Marriage for William RATENBURY and Susannah ADAMS (11854)
    Family ID F11854  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Richard Cook
              b. 1831, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1907  (Age 76 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1856 and 31 Dec 1856  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Marriage Registratiob 
    • Volume 5b, Page 835
    Marriage Registration for Richard COOK (39075)
    Marriage Registration for Richard COOK (39075)
    Marriage Registration for Betsey BATTENBURY (39076)
    Marriage Registration for Betsey BATTENBURY (39076)
    Married 4 Oct 1856  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    Children 
     1. Louisa Cook
              b. Abt 1855, Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Cook
              b. 1858, Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William Cook
              b. Abt 1860, Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Eliza Cook
              b. 1862, Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. George Cook
              b. 1864, Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Richard Henry Cook
              b. 1875, Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F11853  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1834 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 26 Oct 1834 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sick lately Servant - 30 Mar 1851 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Cherryford - 30 Mar 1851 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registratiob - Between 1 Oct 1856 and 31 Dec 1856 - Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Servant - 4 Oct 1856 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Oct 1856 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Oct 1856 - Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Runscombe 3rd Farm - 7 Apr 1861 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ranscombe - 3 Apr 1881 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    1841: England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 5 Page 4  

    Dwelling Cherryford 
    Location Martinhoe, Devonshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 5 Page 5 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBERRY William 30 Agricultural Labourer Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Sarah 30  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Humphrey 13  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Sarah 11  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Ann  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Betsey  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Richard  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Eliza  Devonshire 
    1841: England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    1841: England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 5 Page 5  

    Dwelling Cherryford 
    Location Martinhoe, Devonshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 5 Page 5 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBERRY William 30 Agricultural Labourer Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Sarah 30  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Humphrey 13  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Sarah 11  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Ann  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Betsey  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Richard  Devonshire 
    RATTENBERRY Eliza  Devonshire 
    1851: England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    1851: England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    HO107 Piece 1892 Folio 477 Page 7  

    Dwelling Cherryford 
    Location Martinhoe, Devonshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1892 Folio 477 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBURY William Head 46 Agricultural Labourer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Susan Wife 43  Abbotsham, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Humphry Son 22 Agricultural Labourer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Sarah Daughter 20 Sick Lately Servant Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Ann Daughter 18 Dressmaker Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Betsy Daughter 16 Sick Lately Servant Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Richard Son  14 Agricultural Labourer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Eliza Daughter  11  Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Harriot Daughter   Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY William Son   Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    1861: England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    1861: England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    RG9 Piece 1490 Folio 49 Page 3  

    Dwelling Runscombe 3rd Farm 
    Location Lynton, Devonshire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 1490 Folio 49 Page 3 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    COOK Richard Head 28 Farmer of 24 acres Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK Betsey Wife 26  Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    COOK Louisa Daughter   Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK John Son   Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK William Son   Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK Richard Father 64 Retired Farmer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6  

    Dwelling Ranscombe 
    Location Lynton, Devonshire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    COOK Richard Head 49 Farmer of 60 acres Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK Elizabeth Wife 47  Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK George Son 17 Scholar Lynton, Devonshire 
    COOK Richard Son Scholar Lynton, Devonshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire (HO107 Piece 245 Book 10 Folio 5 Page 5) Betsey, 6, was with her parents William, 30, Agricultural Labourer, and Susan, 30, in Cherryford, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. With her were her siblings Humphrey, 13, Sarah, 11, Ann, 8, Richard, 4, and Eliza, 2. Everyone was reportedly born in Devonshire.

      From the 1851 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire (HO107 Piece 1892 Folio 477 Page 7) Betsy, 16, Sick lately Servant, was with her parents William, 46, Agricultural Labourer from Martinhoe, Devonshire, and Susan, 43, from Abbotsham, Devonshire, at Cherryford, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. With her were her siblings Humphrey, 22, Agricultural Labourer, Sarah, 20, Sick lately Servant, Ann, 18, Dressmaker, Richard, 14, Agricultural Labourer, Eliza, 11, Harriot, 8, and William, 6. All the children were reportedly born in Martinhoe, Devonshire.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 1490 Folio 49 Page 3) Betsey, 26, from Martinhoe, Devonshire, was with her husband Richard, 28, Farmer of 24 acres from Lynton, Devonshire, at Runscombe 3rd Farm, Lynton, Devonshire, England. With them were their children Louisa, 5, John, 3, and William, 1. All the children were reportedly born in Lynton, Devonshire. Also present was Richard's father Richard, widower, 64, Retired Farmer from Martinhoe, Devonshire.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6) Elizabeth, 47, was with her husband Richard, 49, Farmer of 60 acres, in Ranscombe, Lynton, Devonshire, England. With them were their sons George, 17, Scholar, and Richard, 6, Scholar. Everyone was reportedly born in Lynton, Devonshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3336] Paul Gough, Paul Gough (Reliability: 3), 27 Dec 2008.

    2. [S3348] Annette Hagley (Reliability: 3), 6 Jan 2009.

    3. [S10223] Devon Baptisms, ((findmypast.com)), accessed 13 Apr 2018), Baptism for Betsy RATTENBURY (39076); 26 Oct 1834: Anglican, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 13/4/2018

      Devon Baptisms Transcription

      Record set: Devon Baptisms
      First name(s): Betsy
      Last name: Rattenbury
      Birth year: 1834
      Baptism year: 1834
      Denomination: Anglican
      County: Devon
      Baptism place: Martinhoe
      Mother's first name(s): Susanna
      Father's first name(s): William
      Archive: South West Heritage Trust
      Birth date: 26 Oct 1834
      Father's occupation: Labourer
      Residence: Cherryford
      Category: Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
      Subcategory: Parish Baptisms
      Collections from: England, United Kingdom
      https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/B/501263374/1

    4. [S9485] 1841 England Census for Devonshire, England. Devonshire., ( Ancestry . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : n.d.), Martinhoe, folio 5, page 5; digital images, \i Ancestry\i0  (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : accessed 13 Apr 2018); citing PRO HO 107/245/10 (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      1841 England Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 13/4/2018


      Information for William RATTENBERRY aka William RATTENBURY

      Age: 30
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1811
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Devon, England
      Civil Parish: Martinhoe
      Hundred: Sherwill
      County/Island: Devon
      Country: England
      Registration district: Barnstaple
      Sub-registration district: Paracombe
      Piece: 245
      Book: 10
      Folio: 5
      Page Number: 5
      Household Members:
      William RATTENBERRY: Age 30 (1811)
      Susan RATTENBERRY: Age 30 (1811)
      Humphry RATTENBERRY: Age 13 (1828)
      Sarah RATTENBERRY: Age 11 (1830)
      Ann RATTENBERRY: Age 8 (1833)
      Betsey RATTENBERRY: Age 6 (1835)
      Richard RATTENBERRY: Age 4 (1837)
      Eliza RATTENBERRY: Age 2 (1839)
      HO107 Piece 245 Book 10 Folio 5 Page 5

    5. [S9487] 1851 England Census for Devonshire, England. Devonshire., ( Ancestry . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : n.d.), Martinhoe, folio 477, page 7; digital images, \i Ancestry\i0  (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : accessed 13 Apr 2018); citing PRO HO 107/1892 (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      1851 England Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 13/4/2018


      Information for John RATTENBURY

      Age: 56
      Estimated Birth Year: abt 1795
      Relation: Head
      Spouse's Name: Mary Rattenbury
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Brendon, Devon, England
      Civil Parish: Martinhoe
      County/Island: Devon
      Country: England
      Registration district: Barnstaple
      Sub-registration district: Barnstaple
      ED, institution, or vessel: 8
      Household schedule number: 18
      Piece: 1892
      Folio: 477
      Page Number: 7
      Household Members:
      John RATTENBURY: Age 56 (1795)
      Mary RATTENBURY: Age 55 (1796)
      Humphry RATTENBURY: Age 22 (1829)
      Joseph RATTENBURY: Age 12 (1839)
      HO107 Piece 1892 Folio 477 Page 7

    6. [S9909] Devon Marriages, ((http://findmypast.co.uk)), accessed 13 Apr 2018), Marriage for Richard COOK and Betsey RATTENBURY (11853); 4 Oct 1856: Anglican, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 13/4/2018

      Devon Marriages Transcription

      First name(s): Richard
      Last name: Cook
      Age: 25
      Birth year: 1831
      Residence: Martinhoe
      Denomination: Anglican
      Marriage year: 1856
      Marriage date: 04 Oct 1856
      Place: Martinhoe
      Spouse's first name(s): Betsey
      Spouse's last name: Rattenbury
      Spouse age: 20
      Spouse's residence: Martinhoe
      Father's first name: Richard
      Father's last name: Cook
      Spouse's father's first name(s): William
      Spouse's father's last name: Rattenbury
      County: Devon
      Country: England
      Archive: South West Heritage Trust
      Archive reference: 1023A/PR/1/6
      Record set: Devon Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Parish Marriages
      Collections from: England, Great Britain
      https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=GBPRS/DEV2/MAR/51320/1

    7. [S3374] RG9 Piece 1490 Folio 49 Page 3, RG9 Piece 1490 Folio 49 Page 3 (Reliability: 3), 4 Jan 2009.

    8. [S3382] RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6, RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2009.

    9. [S3385] Gilbert Rattenbury, Gilbert Rattenbury (Reliability: 3), 7 Jan 2009.

    10. [S9909] Devon Marriages, ((http://findmypast.co.uk)), accessed 12 Apr 2018), Marriage for William RATENBURY and Susannah ADAMS (11854); 28 Apr 1827: Anglican, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 12 Apr 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 12/4/2018

      Devon Marriages Transcription

      First name(s): William
      Last name: Ratenbury
      Marriage year: 1827
      Marriage date: 28 Apr 1827
      Spouse's first name(s): Susannah
      Spouse's last name: Adams
      Denomination: Anglican
      Parish: Martinhoe
      Place: Martinhoe
      County: Devon
      Archive: South West Heritage Trust
      Record set: Devon Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
      Subcategory: Parish Marriages
      Collections from: England, United Kingdom
      https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/M/514244864/1

    11. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 13 Apr 2018), Marriage Registration for Richard COOK and Betsey BATTENBURY (11853); Dec 1856; Barnstaple, Devon; Volume 5b, Page 835. (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.