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  • Name John Funston  [2
    Born 2 Jan 1836  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Christened 19 Jun 1836  Clavering, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 5
    • Clavering Independent Chapel
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Church End 
    Census 7 Apr 1851  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1851  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Farm Labourer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1851  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Church Street 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Blacksmith 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Blacksmith 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Blacksmith 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Blacksmith 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Lower East End 
    Died 1898 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1898 and 30 Jun 1898  Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Death 
    • Volume 3a, Page 259
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    Person ID I51377  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2016 

    Father John Funston
              b. 1805, Brent Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 18 Sep 1841, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Mother Eliza Nottage
              b. 6 May 1807, Arkesden, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 27 Jul 1830  Arkesden, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13
    Family ID F15394  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Saville
              b. 1835, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1862  Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 14
    Type: Registered 
    • Q3 1862 vol 3a p245 [2]
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1862 and 30 Sep 1862  Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Marriage 
    • Volume 3a, Page 245
    _STAT Registered 
    Children 
     1. Walter George Funston
              b. 1862, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1938, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     2. Frederick John Funston
              b. 1864, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Susan Elizabeth Funston
              b. 20 Aug 1866, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Alice Ann Funston
              b. 12 Dec 1868, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Emily Funston
              b. 29 Mar 1871, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Albert Funston
              b. 1873, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1916, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     7. Sarah Funston
              b. 1876, Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1890, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 14 years)
    Last Modified 19 Mar 2010 
    Family ID F15404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jan 1836 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 19 Jun 1836 - Clavering, Essex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church End - 6 Jun 1841 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1851 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farm Labourer - 7 Apr 1851 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church Street - 7 Apr 1851 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 7 Apr 1861 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Type: Registered - 1862 - Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Jul 1862 and 30 Sep 1862 - Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 2 Apr 1871 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 3 Apr 1881 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Blacksmith - 5 Apr 1891 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Lower East End - 5 Apr 1891 - Furneux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Apr 1898 and 30 Jun 1898 - Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire
    1841: England Census for Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire
    HO107 Piece 443/15 Folio 6 Page 7  

    Dwelling Church End 
    Location Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 443/15 Folio 6 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Funston John 36 Blacksmith Hertfordshire 
    Funston Elizar 32   
    Funston Ann  Hertfordshire 
    Funston Richard  Hertfordshire 
    Funston John  Hertfordshire 
    Funston Sarah  Hertfordshire 
    Funston Luizer  Hertfordshire 
    1851: England Census for Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire
    1851: England Census for Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire
    HO107 Piece 1706 Folio 643 Page 4  

    Dwelling Church Street 
    Location Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1706 Folio 643 Page 4 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    FUNSTON Eliza Head 40 Blacksmith Arkesden, Essex 
    FUNSTON Ann Daughter 19  Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 
    FUNSTON Richard Son 17 Blacksmith Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 
    FUNSTON John Son 15 Farm Labourer Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 
    FUNSTON Louisa Daughter  11  Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 
    FUNSTON Frederick Son   Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 
    1861: England Census for Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire
    1861: England Census for Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire
    RG9 Piece 810 Folio 29 Page 4  

    Dwelling  
    Location Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 810 Folio 29 Page 4 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    FUNSTON Eliza Head 52 Housekeeper Arkesden, Essex 
    FUNSTON John Son 24 Blacksmith Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 
    FUNSTON Frederick Son 16 Post Man Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 443/15 Folio 6 Page 7) John, 5, was with his parents John, 36, Blacksmith from Hertfordshire, and Eliza, 32, at Church End, Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England. With him were his siblings Ann, 9, Richard, 7, Sarah, 3, and Louisa, 1. All the children were reportedly born in Hertfordshire.

      From the 1851 England Census (HO107 Piece 1706 Folio 643 Page 4) John, 15, Farm Labourer, was with his mother Eliza, widow, 40, Blacksmith from Arkesden, Essex, at Church Street, Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England. With him were his siblings Ann, 19, Richard, 17, Blacksmith, Louisa, 11, and Frederick, 6. All the children were reportedly born in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1861 England Census (RG9 Piece 810 Folio 29 Page 4) John, 24, Blacksmith born Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, was with his mother Eliza, widow, 52, Housekeeper from Arkesden, Essex, in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England. With him was his brother Frederick, 16, Post Man born Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1871 England Census (RG10 Piece 1356 Folio 58 Page 10) John, 35, Blacksmith, was with his wife Sarah, 35, in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England. With him were his children George, 8, Scholar, Frederick, 7, Scholar, Susan, 4, Scholar, Alice, 2, and An Infant (Emily), 1 week, and mother Eliza, widow, 62, Formerly Domestic Servant. Everyone except Eliza was reportedly born in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire.

      From the 1881 England Census (RG11 Piece 1408 Folio 60 Page 18) John, 44, Blacksmith, was with his wife Sarah, 45, in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England. With them were their children Fredric (sic), 18, Gardener, Alice, 12, Scholar, Emily, 10, Scholar, Albert, 7, Scholar, and Sarah, 4, Scholar. Boarding with the family was Charles Bray, 10, Scholar. Everyone was reportedly born in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire.

      Note: Charles Bray was nephew to Sarah (nee Saville).

      From the 1891 England Census (RG12 Piece 1099 Folio 42 Page 4) John, 56, Blacksmith, was with his wife Sarah, 56, in Lower East End, Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire, England. With them were their son Albert, 18, Labourer and sister (to Sarah) Ann Bray, widow, 48, Living on her own means. Everyone was reportedly born in Furneaux Pelham, Hertfordshire. [2]

  • Sources 
    1. [S4593] Mike Harris Family Tree (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2010.

    2. [S4517] Mike Harris.

    3. [S4523] 1851 Census of England.

    4. [S10013] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of January 13, 2008), batch C067201 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S10013] International Genealogical Index (R), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Copyright (c) 1980, 2002, data as of January 13, 2008).

    6. [S4827] HO107 Piece 443/15 Folio 6 Page 7, HO107 Piece 443/15 Folio 6 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2010.

    7. [S4828] HO107 Piece 1706 Folio 643 Page 4, HO107 Piece 1706 Folio 643 Page 4 (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2010.

    8. [S4829] RG9 Piece 810 Folio 29 Page 4, RG9 Piece 810 Folio 29 Page 4 (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2010.

    9. [S4830] RG10 Piece 1356 Folio 58 Page 10, RG10 Piece 1356 Folio 58 Page 10 (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2010.

    10. [S5021] RG11 Piece 1408 Folio 60 Page 18 (Reliability: 3), 20 Mar 2010.

    11. [S5023] RG12 Piece 1099 Folio 42 Page 4, RG12 Piece 1099 Folio 42 Page 4 (Reliability: 3), 20 Mar 2010.

    12. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Jun 1898, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, Volume 3a, Page 259 (Reliability: 3), 22 Mar 2010.
      John FUNSTON, Age 62

    13. [S6955] A Genealogy Report for John Nottage, Glyn Scally (Reliability: 3), 26 Apr 2012.

    14. [S4543] Free BMD Marriage Index, Free BMD Marriage Index.

    15. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Sep 1862, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, Volume 3a, Page 245 (Reliability: 3), 15 Feb 2010.
      John FUNSTON + Sarah SAVILLE