John Rattenbury

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  • Name John Rattenbury  [1
    Born 1818  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 19 Feb 1818  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Male Servant 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Crosscombe 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wales 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Lead Miner 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Wardooll 
    Died 1855  Aberdare, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1855 and 30 Sep 1855  Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 11a, Page 171
    Death Registration for John ROTTANBURY (39354)
    Death Registration for John ROTTANBURY (39354)
    Buried 16 Jul 1855  Aberdare, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 6
    • St. John
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    Person ID I39354  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2018 

    Father John Rattenbury
              b. 1795, Brendon, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1851, Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Mother Mary Smith
              b. 1797, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1872, Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Married 16 Jul 1817  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Family ID F11857  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah Jenkins
              b. 1830, Abergwili, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1849  Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Registration Dec 1849  Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 26, Page 813
    Children 
     1. William Rattenbury
              b. 1850, Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1935, Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Mary Rattenbury
              b. 1851, Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1901, Poole, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     3. Richard Rattenbury
              b. Jun 1853, Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 7 Jan 2009 
    Family ID F11921  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1818 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 19 Feb 1818 - 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 MapsOccupation - Male Servant - 6 Jun 1841 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Crosscombe - 6 Jun 1841 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1849 - Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Dec 1849 - Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 30 Mar 1851 - Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Lead Miner - 30 Mar 1851 - Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Wardooll - 30 Mar 1851 - Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1855 - Aberdare, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jul 1855 and 30 Sep 1855 - Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 16 Jul 1855 - Aberdare, Glamorganshire, Wales 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 3 Page 1  

    Dwelling Crosscombe 
    Location Martinhoe, Devonshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 3 Page 1 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    TUCKER Henry 27 Farmer Devonshire 
    BARWICK Elizabeth 25 Female Servant Devonshire 
    WIDDEN Susan 15 Female Servant Devonshire 
    NORMAN William 20 Male Servant Devonshire 
    LEY Richard 24 Male Servant Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY John 23 Male Servant Devonshire 
    1851: Wales Census for Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire
    1851: Wales Census for Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire
    HO107 Piece 2472 Folio 160 Page 13  

    Dwelling Wardooll 
    Location Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales 
    Source HO107 Piece 2472 Folio 160 Page 13 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBURY John Head 31 Lead Miner Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Hannah Wife 21 Lead Miner's Wife Abergwili, Carmarthenshire 
    RATTENBURY William Son  9m Lead Miner's Son Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire 
    JONES Mary Lodger 24 Cleaning Lead Mine Celan, Cardiganshire 
    LOYD Ann Lodger 26 Cleaning Lead Mine Celan, Cardiganshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 3 Page 1) John, 23, Male Servant, was at Crosscombe, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. He was working for Henry Tucker, 27, Farmer. Also present were fellow servants Elizabeth Barwick, 25, Susan Widden, 15, William Norman, 20, and Richard Ley, 23. Everyone was reportedly born in Devonshire.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 2472 Folio 160 Page 13) John, 31, Lead Miner from Martinhoe, Devonshire, was with his wife Hannah, 21, from Abergwili, Carmarthenshire, and son William, 9 months, born Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, at Wardooll, Llangunnor, Carmarthenshire, Wales. Lodging with the family were Mary Jones, 24, and Ann Loyd, 26, both Cleaning Lead Mine and both from Celan, Cardiganshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3385] Gilbert Rattenbury, Gilbert Rattenbury (Reliability: 3), 7 Jan 2009.

    2. [S10223] Devon Baptisms, ((findmypast.com)), accessed 12 Apr 2018), Baptism for John RATTENBURY (39354); 19 Feb 1818: Anglican, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 12 Apr 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 12/4/2018

      Devon Baptisms Transcription

      Record set: Devon Baptisms
      First name(s): John
      Last name: Rattenbury
      Birth year: 1818
      Baptism year: 1818
      Denomination: Anglican
      County: Devon
      Baptism place: Martinhoe
      Mother's first name(s): Mary
      Father's first name(s): John
      Archive: South West Heritage Trust
      Birth date: 19 Feb 1818
      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/501263365/1

    3. [S3386] HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 3 Page 1, HO107 Piece 245/10 Folio 3 Page 1 (Reliability: 3), 7 Jan 2009.

    4. [S3404] HO107 Piece 2472 Folio 160 Page 13, HO107 Piece 2472 Folio 160 Page 13 (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2009.

    5. [S8517] England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 12 Apr 2018), Death Registration for John ROTTANBURY (39354); Sep 1855; Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorganshire; Volume 11a, Page 171. (Reliability: 3), 12 Apr 2018.

    6. [S10257] Glamorgan Burials, ((findmypast.co.uk)), accessed 12 Apr 2018), Burial for John ROTTENBURY (39354); 16 Jul 1855: St. Johns, Aberdare, Glamorganshire, Wales. (Reliability: 3), 12 Apr 2018.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 12/4/2018

      Glamorgan Burial Index Transcription

      First name(s): JOHN
      Last name: ROTTENBURY
      Age: 35
      Birth year: 1820
      Death year: 1855
      Burial year: 1855
      Burial date: 16JUL
      Marital status: -
      Mother's name: -
      Father's name: -
      Residence: ABERAMAN
      Place: ABERDARE ST JOHNS
      Parish: Aberdare St Johns
      County: Glamorganshire
      Country: Wales
      Type: -
      Record set: Glamorgan Burial Index
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Parish Burials
      Collections from: Wales, Great Britain
      https://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=GBPRS/D/17111445/1

    7. [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), 27 Dec 2008.

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1849, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Volume 26, Page 813 (Reliability: 2), 7 Jan 2009.
      John RATTENBURY + Hannah JENKINS