John Blackstone[1]

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  • Name John Blackstone 
    Born Abt 1827  Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Ashdown Street 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Mason's Labourer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Thomsetts Bend 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Stone Mason 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Forest Row Green 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Bricklayer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Forest Row Green 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Bricklayer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Ashdown Forest 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Bricklayer 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Thomsetts Bank 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father Henry Blackstone
              b. 10 Aug 1788, East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Bef 1851  (Age 62 years) 
    Mother Mary Unknown
              b. Abt 1791, Hartfield, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F15265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sophia Roffey
              b. Abt 1832, West Wickham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1883  (Age ~ 51 years) 
    Married 17 Apr 1869  Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • England & Wales Marriages, 1538-1940

      Information for John BLACKSTONE

      Gender: Male
      Father's Name: Henry Blackstone
      Spouse's name: Sophia Roffey
      Spouse's Father's Name: Ambrose Roffey
      Marriage Date: 17 Apr 1869
      Marriage Place: Forest Row, Sussex, England
    Registration Jun 1869  East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 2b, Page 185
    _MARRIED
    Children 
     1. George Blackstone
              b. 1870, Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mary Ann Blackstone
              b. 1872, East Grinstead, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Richard Blackstone
              b. 1873, Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. John Blackstone
              b. 1880, Forest Row, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2010 
    Family ID F15264  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1827 - Forest Row, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ashdown Street - 6 Jun 1841 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Mason's Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Thomsetts Bend - 30 Mar 1851 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Stone Mason - 7 Apr 1861 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Forest Row Green - 7 Apr 1861 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Apr 1869 - Forest Row, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Jun 1869 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer - 2 Apr 1871 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Forest Row Green - 2 Apr 1871 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer - 3 Apr 1881 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ashdown Forest - 3 Apr 1881 - East Grinstead, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Forest Row, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Bricklayer - 5 Apr 1891 - Forest Row, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Thomsetts Bank - 5 Apr 1891 - Forest Row, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    1841: England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    HO107 Piece 1115/2 Folio 30 Page 11  

    Dwelling Ashdown Street 
    Location East Grinstead, Sussex, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1115/2 Folio 30 Page 11 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    BLACKSTONE Henry 53 Stone Mason Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Mary 50  Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Henry 16  Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE John 14  Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Richard 10  Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE George  Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Mary 12  Sussex 
    1851: England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    1851: England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    HO107 Piece 1641 Folio 306 Page 31  

    Dwelling Thomsetts Bend 
    Location East Grinstead, Sussex, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1641 Folio 306 Page 31 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    BLACKSTONE Mary Head 58 Widow of Stone Mason Hartfield, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Henry Son 26 Stone Mason Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE John Son 24 Mason's Labourer Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Mary Daughter 22 Needle Woman Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE George Son 17 Mason's Labourer Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Fanny Granddaughter  Scholar Forest Row, Sussex 
    1861: England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    1861: England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    RG9 Piece 579 Folio 87 Page 21  

    Dwelling Forest Row Green 
    Location East Grinstead, Sussex, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 579 Folio 87 Page 21 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    BLACKSTONE Mary Head 68 Receiving Parochial Relief Hartfield, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE John Son 34 Stone Mason East Grinstead, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE George Son 27 Plasterer East Grinstead, Sussex 
    1871 England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    1871 England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    RG10 Piece 1058 Folio 102 Page 11  

    Dwelling Forest Row Green 
    Location East Grinstead, Sussex, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1058 Folio 102 Page 11 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    BLACKSTONE John Head 46 Bricklayer Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Sophia Wife 44 Bricklayer's Wife West Wickham, Kent 
    BLACKSTONE George Son  Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Mary Mother 79  Hartfield, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE George Brother 37 Plasterer Forest Row, Sussex 
    1881 England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    1881 England Census for East Grinstead, Sussex
    RG11 Piece 1058 Folio 41 Page 26  

    Dwelling Ashdown Forest 
    Location East Grinstead, Sussex, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 1058 Folio 41 Page 26 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    BLACKSTONE John Head 54 Bricklayer Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Sophia Wife 49  West Wickham, Kent 
    BLACKSTONE George Son 11 Scholar Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Mary Ann Daughter  Scholar Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE Richard Son  Scholar Forest Row, Sussex 
    BLACKSTONE John Son  11m  Forest Row, Sussex 
    WHITE Richard Nurse Child  Scholar Brighton, Sussex 
    1891 England Census for Forest Row, Sussex
    1891 England Census for Forest Row, Sussex
    RG12 Piece 788 Folio 103 Page 13  

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 1115/2 Folio 30 Page 11) John, 14, was with his parents Henry, 53, Stone Mason, and Mary, 50, in Ashdown Street, East Grinstead, Sussex, England. With him were his siblings Henry, 16, Richard, 10, George, 8, and Mary, 12. Also present was Martha Spencer, 80, Female Servant. Everyone was reportedly born in Sussex.

      From the 1851 England Census (HO107 Piece 1641 Folio 306 Page 31) George, 17, Mason's Labourer, was with his mother Mary, widow, 58, Widow of a Stone Mason and from Hartfield, Sussex, at Thomsetts Bend, East Grinstead, Sussex, England. With him were his siblings Henry, 26, Stone Mason, John, 24, Mason's Labourer, Mary, 22, Needle Woman, and niece Fanny, 3, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Forest Row, Sussex.

      From the 1861 England Census (RG9 Piece 579 Folio 87 Page 21) John, 34, Stone Mason born East Grinstead, Sussex, was with his mother Mary, widow, 68, Receiving Parochial Relief and from Hartfield, Sussex, at Forest Row Green, East Grinstead, Sussex, England. With him was his brother George, 27, Plasterer born East Grinstead, Sussex.

      From the 1871 England Census (RG10 Piece 1058 Folio 102 Page 11) John, 44, Bricklayer from Forest Row, Sussex, was with his wife Sophia, 39, from West Wickham, Kent, at Forest Row Green, Sussex, England. With him were his son George, 1, born Forest Row, Sussex, mother Mary, 79, from Hartfield, Sussex, and brother George, 37, Plasterer from Forest Row, Sussex.

      From the 1881 England Census (RG11 Piece 1058 Folio 41 Page 26) John, 54, Bricklayer from Forest Row, Sussex, was with his wife Sophia, 49, from West Wickham, Kent, at Ashdown Forest, East Grinstead, Sussex, England. With them were their children George, 11, Scholar, Mary Ann, 9, Scholar, Richard, 7, Scholar, and John, 11 months. All the children were reportedly born in Forest Row, Sussex. Also present was nurse child Richard White, 5, Scholar born Brighton, Sussex.

      From the 1891 England Census (RG12 Piece 788 Foio 103 Page 13) John, widower, 64, Bricklayer, was at Thomsetts Bank, Forest Row, Sussex, England. With him were his children George, 21, Labourer, Mary, 19, House Keeper, Richard, 17, Labourer, and John, 10. Everyone was reportedly born Forest Row, Sussex.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4835] Temp Tag 9, These records are grouped together for some reason! (Reliability: 3), 17 Feb 2010.

    2. [S4486] HO107 Piece 1115/2 Folio 30 Page 11, HO107 Piece 1115/2 Folio 30 Page 11 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jan 2010.

    3. [S4488] HO107 Piece 1641 Folio 306 Page 31, HO107 Piece 1641 Folio 306 Page 31 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jan 2010.

    4. [S4489] RG9 Piece 579 Folio 87 Page 21, RG9 Piece 579 Folio 87 Page 21 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jan 2010.

    5. [S4490] RG10 Piece 1058 Folio 102 Page 11, RG10 Piece 1058 Folio 102 Page 11 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jan 2010.

    6. [S4491] RG11 Piece 1058 Folio 41 Page 26, RG11 Piece 1058 Folio 41 Page 26 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jan 2010.

    7. [S4492] RG12 Piece 788 Foio 103 Page 13, RG12 Piece 788 Foio 103 Page 13 (Reliability: 3), 3 Jan 2010.

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jun 1869, East Grinstead, Sussex, Volume 2b, Page 185 (Reliability: 3), 2 Jan 2010.
      John BLACKSTONE + Sophia ROFFEY