Richard Rattenbury

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  • Name Richard Rattenbury 
    Born 1836  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 25 Sep 1836  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    1841 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    1841 England Census for Martinhoe, Devonshire
    HO107 Piece 245 Book 10 Folio 5 Page 5  
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Cherryford 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    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  [3
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cherryford 
    Occupation 7 May 1871  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Labourer 
    Residence 7 May 1871  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Kemacott 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Farmer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Ranscombe 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
    Headstones Submit Headstone Photo Submit Headstone Photo 
    Person ID I39082  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  [6, 7
    • 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 Sarah Jarvis
              b. Abt 1843, Porlock, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1860  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Sep 1860  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 5b, Page 771
    Children 
     1. Sarah Ann Rattenbury
              b. Abt 1862, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Ann Rattenbury
              b. Abt 1864, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. William Rattenbury
              b. 1865, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Bessie Rattenbury
              b. 1871, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ellen Rattenbury
              b. 1872, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 6 Apr 2018 
    Family ID F11920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1836 - 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 MapsResidence - Cherryford - 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 - Agricultural Labourer - 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 MapsMarried - 1860 - Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Sep 1860 - Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 7 May 1871 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Kemacott - 7 May 1871 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer - 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 
    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 
    RATTENBURY Richard Head 44 Farmer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Sarah Wife 38  Porlock, Somerset 
    RATTENBURY William Son 15 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Bessie Daughter  10 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Ellen Daughter  Scholar Lynton, Devonshire 
    JARVIS Bessie Boarder  Scholar Barnstaple, Devonshire 
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 32 Page 7  

    Dwelling Ranscombe 
    Location Lynton, Devonshire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBURY Richard Head 44 Farmer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Sarah Wife 38  Porlock, Somerset 
    RATTENBURY William Son 15 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Bessie Daughter  10 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Ellen Daughter  Scholar Lynton, Devonshire 
    JARVIS Bessie Boarder  Scholar Barnstaple, Devonshire 

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

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

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6) Richard, 44, Farmer from Martinhoe, Devonshire, was with his wife Sarah, 38, from Porlock, Somerset, at Ranscombe, Lynton, Devonshire, England. With them were their children William, 15, Scholar, Bessie, 10, Scholar, and Ellen, 8, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Martinhoe, Devonshire. Boarding with the family was Bessie Jarvis, 3, Scholar born Barnstaple, Devonshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3348] Annette Hagley (Reliability: 3), 6 Jan 2009.

    2. [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

    3. [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

    4. [S10223] Devon Baptisms, ((findmypast.com)), accessed 13 Apr 2018), Baptism for Bessie RATTENBURY (39350); 7 May 1871: Anglican, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 13 Apr 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 13/4/2018

      Devon Baptisms Transcription

      First name(s): Bessie
      Last name: Rattenbury
      Birth year: -
      Baptism year: 1871
      Baptism date: 07 May 1871
      Denomination: Anglican
      Baptism place: Martinhoe
      Father's first name(s): Richard
      Mother's first name(s): Sarah
      Mother's last name: -
      County: Devon
      Country: England
      Archive: South West Heritage Trust
      Archive reference: 1023A/PR/1/3
      Record set: Devon Baptisms
      Category: Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
      Subcategory: Parish Baptisms
      Collections from: England, United Kingdom
      https://search.findmypast.com/record?id=GBPRS/DEV2/BAP/0209968

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

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

    7. [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

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Sep 1860, Barnstaple, Devon, Volume 5b, Page 771 (Reliability: 3), 5 Jan 2009.
      Richard RATTENBURY + Sarah JARVIS