George Merrett

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  • Name George Merrett  [1
    Born 1833  Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Labourer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Labourer at the Tin Works 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Tutnals Lane, 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Labourer in Tin & Iron Works 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cottage 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Store Keeper 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Lower Mills 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    General Labourer 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    High Street 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I39258  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father Thomas Merrett
              b. 1806, Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Mary Unknown
              b. 1807, Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1894, Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Married Abt 1831 
    Family ID F11886  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Poyner
              b. 1836, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1856 
    Registration Mar 1856  Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 11a, Page 14
    Registration Jun 1856  Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Marriage 
    • Volume 11a, Page 19
    Children 
     1. Mary Merrett
              b. 1858, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Ann Merrett
              b. 1859, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Merrett
              b. 1865, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Sarah Ann Merrett
              b. 1867, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Henry Merrett
              b. 1870, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 1 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F11903  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1833 - Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Huntley, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Mar 1856 - Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Jun 1856 - Chepstow, Monmouthshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer at the Tin Works - 7 Apr 1861 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Tutnals Lane, - 7 Apr 1861 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer in Tin & Iron Works - 2 Apr 1871 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Cottage - 2 Apr 1871 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Store Keeper - 3 Apr 1881 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lower Mills - 3 Apr 1881 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - General Labourer - 5 Apr 1891 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - High Street - 5 Apr 1891 - Lydney, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Huntley, Gloucestershire
    1841: England Census for Huntley, Gloucestershire
    HO107 Piece 361/2 Folio 6 Page 7  

    Dwelling  
    Location Huntley, Gloucestershire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 361/2 Folio 6 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    MERRETT Thomas 35 Carpenter Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Mary 35  Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Thomas  Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT George  Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Susan  Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Eliza  Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Henery  Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Mary Ann  Gloucestershire 
    1851: England Census for Huntley, Gloucestershire
    1851: England Census for Huntley, Gloucestershire
    HO107 Piece 1959 Folio 563 Page 19  

    Dwelling  
    Location Huntley, Gloucestershire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1959 Folio 563 Page 19 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    MERRETT Thomas Head 48 Sawyer Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Mary Wife 46  Staunton, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT George Son 18 Labourer Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Susanna Daughter 16 Scholar Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Eliza Daughter 14 Scholar Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Henry Daughter  13 Scholar Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Mary Ann Daughter  11 Scholar Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Martha Daughter  Scholar Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT William Son  Scholar Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    1861: England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    1861: England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    RG9 Piece 3978 Folio 61 Page 12  

    Dwelling Tutnals Lane 
    Location Lydney, Gloucestershire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 3978 Folio 61 Page 12 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    MERRETT George Head 28 Labourer at the Tin Works Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Sarah Wife 25  Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Mary Daughter   Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Ann Daughter   Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    VERRENDER William Lodger 25 Labourer at the Tin Works Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    1871 England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    1871 England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    RG10 Piece 5296 Folio 46 Page 3  

    Dwelling Cottage 
    Location Lydney, Gloucestershire, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 5296 Folio 46 Page 3 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    MERRETT George Head 37 Labourer in Tin and Iron Works Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Sarah Wife 35 Labourer in Tin and Iron Works's Wife Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Ann Daughter 11 Scholar in National SChool Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Mary Daughter Scholar in National SChool Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Sarah Ann Daughter Scholar in National SChool Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Henry Daughter  Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    1881 England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    1881 England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    RG11 Piece 5222 Folio 12 Page 18  

    Dwelling Lower Mills 
    Location Lydney, Gloucestershire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 5222 Folio 12 Page 18 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    MERRETT George Head 48 Store Keeper Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Sarah Wife 45  Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Ann Daughter 21 Dress Maker Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Sarah Ann Daughter 14 Dress Maker Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Henry Son  11 Scholar Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    BOSWELL Charles Lodger 53 Puddler in Iron Works Garnderis, Monmouthshire 
    1891 England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    1891 England Census for Lydney, Gloucestershire
    RG12 Piece 4337 Folio 86 Page 9  

    Dwelling High Street 
    Location Lydney, Gloucestershire, England 
    Source RG12 Piece 4337 Folio 86 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    MERRETT George Head 58 General Labourer Huntley, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Sarah Wife 55  Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT Ann Daughter 30 Dress Maker Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    MERRETT S A Daughter 24 Dress Maker Lydney, Gloucestershire 
    KINGTON Frederick Lodger 22 Baker and Confectioner Devizes, Wiltshire 
    JAMES E C Lodger 22 Blacksmith English Bicknor, Gloucestershire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 361/2 Folio 6 Page 7) George, 8, was with his parents Thomas, 35, Carpenter, and Mary, 35, in Huntley, Gloucestershire, England. With him were his siblings Thomas, 9, Susan, 6, Eliza, 5, Henery (sic), 4, and Mary Ann, 1. Everyone was reportedly born in Gloucestershire.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1959 Folio 563 Page 19) George, 18, Labourer, was with his parents Thomas, 48, Sawyer from Huntley, Gloucestershire, and Mary, 46, from Staunton, Gloucestershire, in Huntley, Gloucestershire, England. With him were his siblings Susanna, 16, Scholar, Eliza, 14, Scholar, Henry, 13, Scholar, Mary Ann, 11, Scholar, Martha, 9, Scholar, and William, 5, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Huntley, Gloucestershire.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 3978 Folio 61 Page 12) George, 28, Labourer at the Tin Works and from Huntley, Gloucestershire, was with his wife Sarah, 25, from Lydney, Gloucestershire, in Tutnals Lane, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England. With them were their daughters Mary, 3, and Ann, 1. Both children were reportedly born in Lydney, Gloucestershire. Lodging with the family was William Verrender, 25, Labourer in Iron Works and from Lydney, Gloucestershire.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 5296 Folio 46 Page 3) George, 37, Labourer in Tin & Iron Works and from Huntley, Gloucestershire, was with his wife Sarah, 35, from Lydney, Gloucestershire, at a Cottage, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England. With them were their children Ann, 11, Scholar in National School, Mary, 6, Scholar in National School, Sarah A., 4, Scholar in National School, and Henry, 1. All the children were reportedly born in Lydney, Gloucestershire.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 5222 Folio 12 Page 18) George, 48, Store Keeper from Huntley, Gloucestershire, was with his wife Sarah, 45, from Lydney, Gloucestershire, at Lower Mills, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England. With them were their children Ann, 21, Dress Maker, Sarah Ann, 14, Dress Maker, and Henry, 11, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Lydney, Gloucestershire. Lodging with the family was Charles Boswell, widower, 53, Puddler in Iron Works and from Garnderis, Monmouthshire.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4337 Folio 86 Page 9) George, 58, General Labourer from Huntley, Gloucestershire, was with his wife Sarah, 55, from Lydney, Gloucestershire, in the High Street, Lydney, Gloucestershire, England. With them were their daughters Ann, 30, Dress Maker born Lydney, Gloucestershire, and S(arah) A(nn) 24, Dress Maker born Lydney, Gloucestershire. Lodging with the family were Frederick Kington, 22, Baker & Confectioner from Devizes, Wiltshire, and E. C. James, 22, Blacksmith from English Bicknor, Gloucestershire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3336] Paul Gough, Paul Gough (Reliability: 3), 31 Dec 2008.

    2. [S3353] HO107 Piece 361/2 Folio 6 Page 7, HO107 Piece 361/2 Folio 6 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2009.

    3. [S3355] HO107 Piece 1959 Folio 563 Page 19, HO107 Piece 1959 Folio 563 Page 19 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2009.

    4. [S3356] RG9 Piece 3978 Folio 61 Page 12, RG9 Piece 3978 Folio 61 Page 12 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2009.

    5. [S3352] RG10 Piece 5296 Folio 46 Page 3, RG10 Piece 5296 Folio 46 Page 3 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2009.

    6. [S3351] RG11 Piece 5222 Folio 12 Page 18, RG11 Piece 5222 Folio 12 Page 18 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2009.

    7. [S3350] RG12 Piece 4337 Folio 86 Page 9, RG12 Piece 4337 Folio 86 Page 9 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2009.

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Mar 1856, Chepstow, Gloucestershire, Volume 11a, Page 14 (Reliability: 0), 1 Jan 2009.
      George MERRETT + Sarah POYNER

    9. [S1856] Registration of Births, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jun 1856, Chepstow, Gloucestershire, Volume 11a, Page 19 (Reliability: 0), 1 Jan 2009.
      George MIRRETT + Sarah POYNER

    10. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jun 1856, Chepstow, Gloucestershire, Volume 11a, Page 19 (Reliability: 0), 1 Jan 2009.
      George MIRRETT + Sarah POYNER