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  • Name John George Ransome  [2
    Born Abt 1829  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    'By The Five Ways' 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Burgh Road 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Low Street 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Oby Road 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Road to Burgh 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Farm Labourer 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Workhouse Road 
    Occupation 31 Aug 1893  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Labourer 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    Occupation 31 Mar 1901  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Teamster on Farm 
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Narrow Gate Street 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1905 and 30 Jun 1905  Flegg, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Death 
    • Volume 4b, Page 25
    Died 7 May 1905  [2, 11
    Buried Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • St. George's Church.
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    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father Richard Ransome
              b. 30 Oct 1794, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1875, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Mary Unknown
              b. Abt 1796, Upton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F14804  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charlotte Spooner
              b. 1835, Somerton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Jan 1922  (Age 87 years) 
    Registration Dec 1860  Flegg, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Birth 
    • Volume 4b, Page 63
    Married 2 Dec 1860  St. George's Church, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13
    • Extracted from FreeREG Records 17/10/2009
      http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/SearchResults.pl?RecordType=Marriages&RecordID=152177

      County: Norfolk
      Place: Rollesby
      Church: St George
      RegisterNumber: 107
      MarriageDate: 02 Dec 1860
      GroomForename: John
      GroomSurname: RANSOM
      GroomAge:
      GroomParish: Barnby
      GroomCondition: Bachelor
      GroomOccupation: Labourer
      GroomAbode: Rollesby
      BrideForename: Charlotte
      BrideSurname: SPOONER
      BrideAge:
      BrideParish: Barnby
      BrideCondition: Spinster
      BrideOccupation:
      BrideAbode: Rollesby
      GroomFatherForename: Richard
      GroomFatherSurname: RANSOM
      GroomFatherOccupation: Farmer
      BrideFatherForename: Robert
      BrideFatherSurname: SPOONER
      BrideFatherOccupation: Labourer
      WitnessOneForename: John
      WitnessOneSurname: NICHOLS
      WitnessTwoForename: Rebekah
      WitnessTwoSurname: RANSOM
      Notes: Both Full Age. He Signs X. Both Witnesses Sign X.
      FileNumber: 1759
    Children 
     1. Jane Ransome
              b. Abt 1857, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Ann Ransome
              b. Abt 1860, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Thirza Harriet Ransome
              b. 1862, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John William Ransome
              b. 1864, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Charlotte Ransome
              b. 1866, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. George Ransome
              b. 1870, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. William Robert Ransome
              b. 1873, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Rachel Ransome
              b. 25 Feb 1876, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Charles Arthur Ransome
              b. 20 Nov 1879, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F14807  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1829 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 'By The Five Ways' - 6 Jun 1841 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Burgh Road - 30 Mar 1851 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth - Dec 1860 - Flegg, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Dec 1860 - St. George's Church, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 7 Apr 1861 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Low Street - 7 Apr 1861 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 2 Apr 1871 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Oby Road - 2 Apr 1871 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 3 Apr 1881 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Road to Burgh - 3 Apr 1881 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Labourer - 5 Apr 1891 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Workhouse Road - 5 Apr 1891 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 31 Aug 1893 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 31 Mar 1901 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teamster on Farm - 31 Mar 1901 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Narrow Gate Street - 31 Mar 1901 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Apr 1905 and 30 Jun 1905 - Flegg, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Headstone for John George Ransome and Charlotte Ransome
    Headstone for John George Ransome and Charlotte Ransome
    Courtesy of Margaret Christmas

    BMD Certificates
    Marriage Certificate for John William RANSOME and Blanche Rachel DURRANT (3355)
    Marriage Certificate for John William RANSOME and Blanche Rachel DURRANT (3355)
    Entry 188; Registration District: Flegg; 1886. Marriage solemnized After Banns in the Parish of Rollesby in the County of Norfolk.
    Marriage Certificate for George Ransome and Susanna Colman (17685)
    Marriage Certificate for George Ransome and Susanna Colman (17685)
    Entry 215; Parish Church, Rollesby; 1893. Marriage solemnized after Banns in the Parish of Rollesby in the County of Norfolk.
    Marriage Certificate for John William Ransome and Mary Ann Taylor (14810)
    Marriage Certificate for John William Ransome and Mary Ann Taylor (14810)
    Entry 216; Parish Church, Rollesby; 1893. Marriage solemnized after Banns in the Parish of Rollesby in the County of Norfolk.

    Census
    1841: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1841: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 13 Page 19  

    Dwelling By The Five Ways 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 13 Page 19 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RANSOME Richard 45 Farmer Norfolk 
    RANSOME Mary 45  Norfolk 
    RANSOME James 17  Norfolk 
    RANSOME John 12  Norfolk 
    RANSOME Sarah  Norfolk 
    RANSOME Rebecca  Norfolk 
    RANSOME Mary  Norfolk 
    MINNS Elizabeth 20  Norfolk 
    1851: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1851: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 237 Page 2  

    Dwelling Burgh Road 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 237 Page 2 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RANSOME Richard Head 55 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Mary Wife 55 Agricultural Labourer's Wife Upton, Norfolk 
    RANSOME James Son  25 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME John Son  21 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Sarah Ann Daughter  19 At Home Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Mary Ann Daughter  16 At Home Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME William Son  13 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    MINNS James Grandson  Scholar Ludham, Norfolk 
    1861: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1861: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 94 Page 21  

    Dwelling Low Street 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 94 Page 21 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RANSOME Richard Head 60 Farmer of 6 acres 0 hands Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME John Son 32 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Daughter-in-law 31 Agricultural Labourer's Wife Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Jane Granddaughter  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    1871 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1871 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    RG10 Piece 1792 Folio 87 Page 9  

    Dwelling Oby Road 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1792 Folio 87 Page 9 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RANSOME John George Head 39 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Wife 34  Somerton, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Mary Ann Daughter  11 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Thirza Daughter  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME John Son  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Daughter  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME George Son  10m  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    1881 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1881 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    RG11 Piece 1917 Folio 86 Page 18  

    Dwelling Road To Burgh 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 1917 Folio 86 Page 18 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RANSOME John Head 52 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Wife 43  Somerton, Norfolk 
    RANSOME John Son 17 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Daughter 14 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME George Son 11 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME William Son Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Rachael Daughter  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charles Son   Rollesby, Norfolk 
    1891 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1891 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    RG12 Piece 1505 Folio 78 Page 11  

    Dwelling Workhouse Road 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG12 Piece 1505 Folio 78 Page 11 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RANSOME John G Head 59 Farm Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Wife 55  Somerton, Norfolk 
    RANSOME George Son 20 Farm Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME William Robert Son 18 Farm Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Rachel Daughter 15  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charles A Son  11 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME John Samuel Son   Rollesby, Norfolk 
    1901 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1901 England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    RG13 Piece 1818 Folio 76 Page 5  

    Dwelling Narrow Gate Street 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG13 Piece 1818 Folio 76 Page 5 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Status Home Birthplace 
    RANSOME John Head 68 Teamster on Farm Worker  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charlotte Wife 65    Somerton, Norfolk 
    RANSOME William Son 27 Teamster on Farm Worker  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME Charles Son 22 Teamster on Farm Worker  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    RANSOME John Son 11 Scholar   Rollesby, Norfolk 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 13 Page 19) John, 12, was with his parents Richard, 45, Farmer, and Mary, 45, 'By The Five Ways', Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With him were his siblings James, 17, Sarah, 9, Rebecca, 8, Mary, 6, and Elizabeth (Minns), 20. Everyone was reportedly born in Norfolk.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 237 Page 2) John, 21, Agricultural Labourer born Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his parents Richard, 55, Agricultural Labourer from Rollesby, Norfolk, and Mary, 55, from Upton, Norfolk, at Burgh Road, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With him were his siblings James, 25, Agricultual Labourer born Rollesby, Norfolk, Sarah Ann, 19, At Home born Rollesby, Norfolk, Mary Ann, 16, At Home born Rollesby, Norfolk, William, 23, Agricultural Labourer born Rollesby, Norfolk, and nephew James Minns, 7, Scholar born Ludham, Norfolk.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 94 Page 21) John, 32, Agricultural Labourer, was with his father Richard, widower, 60, Farmer of 6 acres 0 Hands, in Low Street, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With him were his wife Charlotte, 31, Labourer's Wife, and daughter Jane, 4, Scholar. Everyone was reportedly born in Rollesby, Norfolk.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 1792 Folio 87 Page 9) John, 39, Agricultural Labourer from Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his wife Charlotte, 34, from Somerton, Norfolk, at Oby Road, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With them were their children Mary Ann, 11, Scholar, Thirza, 9, Scholar, John, 7, Scholar, Charlotte, 5, Scholar, and George, 10 months. All the children were reportedly born in Rollesby, Norfolk.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 1917 Folio 86 Page 18) John, 52, Agricultural Labourer from Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his wife Charlotte, 43, from Somerton, Norfolk, on Road to Burgh, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With them were thir children John, 17, Agricultural Labourer, Charlotte, 14, Scholar, George, 11, Scholar, William, 8, Scholar, Rachael, 5, Scholar, and Charles, 1. All the children were reportedly born in Rollesby, Norfolk.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 1505 Folio 78 Page 11) John G., 59, Farm Labourer from Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his wife Charlotte, 55, from Somerton, Norfolk, at Workhouse Road, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With them were their children George, 20, Farm Labourer, William Robert, 18, Farm Labourer, Rachel, 15, Charles, 11, Scholar, and grandson John Samuel, 1. All the children were reportedly born in Rollesby, Norfolk.

      From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 1818 Folio 76 Page 5) John, 68, Teamster on Farm and from Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his wife Charlotte, 65, from Somerton, Norfolk, in Narrow Gate Street, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With them were their sons William, 27, Teamster on Farm, Charles, 22, Teamster on Farm, and (grand) son John, 11, School Boy. All the lads were reportedly born in Rollesby, Norfolk.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4194] Ross Pulfer-Ridings (Ransome) (Reliability: 3), 22 Oct 2009.

    2. [S4023] Ross Pulfer-Ridings (Reliability: 3), 18 Oct 2009.

    3. [S4147] HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 13 Page 19, HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 13 Page 19 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    4. [S4148] HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 237 Page 2, HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 237 Page 2 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    5. [S4149] RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 94 Page 21, RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 94 Page 21 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    6. [S4150] RG10 Piece 1792 Folio 87 Page 9, RG10 Piece 1792 Folio 87 Page 9 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    7. [S4151] RG11 Piece 1917 Folio 86 Page 18, RG11 Piece 1917 Folio 86 Page 18 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    8. [S4152] RG12 Piece 1505 Folio 78 Page 11, RG12 Piece 1505 Folio 78 Page 11 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    9. [S4153] RG13 Piece 1818 Folio 76 Page 5, RG13 Piece 1818 Folio 76 Page 5 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.

    10. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jun 1905, Flegg, Norfolk, Volume 4b, Page 25 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.
      John George RANSOME, Age 75

    11. [S4297] Headstone for John George Ransome and Charlotte Ransome, Margaret Christmas (Reliability: 3), 28 Nov 2009.

    12. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1860, Flegg, Norfolk, Volume 4b, Page 63 (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.
      John RANSOM + Charlotte SPOONER

    13. [S3895] FreeReg (Reliability: 3), 17 Oct 2009.
      Extracted from FreeREG Records 8/11/2010

      County: Norfolk
      Place: Rollesby
      Church: St George
      RegisterNumber: 107
      MarriageDate: 02 Dec 1860
      GroomForename: John
      GroomSurname: RANSOM
      GroomAge:
      GroomParish: Barnby
      GroomCondition: Bachelor
      GroomOccupation: Labourer
      GroomAbode: Rollesby
      BrideForename: Charlotte
      BrideSurname: SPOONER
      BrideAge:
      BrideParish: Barnby
      BrideCondition: Spinster
      BrideOccupation:
      BrideAbode: Rollesby
      GroomFatherForename: Richard
      GroomFatherSurname: RANSOM
      GroomFatherOccupation: Farmer
      BrideFatherForename: Robert
      BrideFatherSurname: SPOONER
      BrideFatherOccupation: Labourer
      WitnessOneForename: John
      WitnessOneSurname: NICHOLS
      WitnessTwoForename: Rebekah
      WitnessTwoSurname: RANSOM
      Notes: Both Full Age. He Signs X. Both Witnesses Sign X.
      FileNumber: 1817

      http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/SearchResults.pl?RecordType=Marriages&RecordID=158056