William Griffin

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  • Name William Griffin 
    Born 7 May 1832  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 1 Jun 1832  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Labourer 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Brading, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Brading, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Farmer of 9 acres 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Brading, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Burnt Houses 
    Died Abt 1863  Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1863 and 31 Dec 1863  Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death 
    • Volume 2b, Page 344
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1864 and 30 Sep 1864  Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death 
    • Volume 2b, Page 335
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    Father James Griffin
              b. Abt 1800, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1877, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Brett
              b. Abt 1797, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1884, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 20 Jul 1822  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Groom's Name: James Griffin
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      Bride's Name: Rebecca Brett
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      Marriage Date: 20 Jul 1822
      Marriage Place: Godshill Isle Of Wight,Hampshire,England
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M05996-1
      System Origin: England-ODM
      Source Film Number: 823621
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      Collection: England Marriages, 1538– 1973
    Family ID F16580  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria Jacobs
              b. Abt 1831, Whitwell, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1853 and 31 Dec 1853  Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 2b, Page 795
    Married 6 Oct 1853  Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • Groom's Name: William Griffin
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      Bride's Name: Maria Jacobs
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      Marriage Date: 06 Oct 1853
      Marriage Place: Godshill Near Newport, Hampshire, England
      Groom's Father's Name: James Griffin
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      Bride's Father's Name: William Jacobs
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: M05996-2
      System Origin: England-ODM
      Source Film Number: 1470878
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      Collection: England Marriages, 1538– 1973
    Children 
     1. George Henry Griffin
              b. 14 Sep 1851, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. James Griffin
              b. 1854, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Charles William Griffin
              b. 1857, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Alfred John Griffin
              b. 1860, Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Ellen Griffin
              b. 1862, Alverstone, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2010 
    Family ID F16597  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 May 1832 - Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 1 Jun 1832 - Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Oct 1853 and 31 Dec 1853 - Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 6 Oct 1853 - Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Brading, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Farmer of 9 acres - 7 Apr 1861 - Brading, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Burnt Houses - 7 Apr 1861 - Brading, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Abt 1863 - Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Oct 1863 and 31 Dec 1863 - Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Jul 1864 and 30 Sep 1864 - Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    1841: England Census for Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    HO107 Piece 406/1 Folio 23 Page 6  

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    Location Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 406/1 Folio 23 Page 6 
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    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    GRIFFIN James 40 Agricultural Labourer Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Rebecca 40  Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN James 20 Agricultural Labourer Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Charles 15 Mason's Labourer Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Jane 14  Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN William  Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Eliza  Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Henry  Hampshire 
    BRETT John 90 Agricultural Labourer Hampshire 
    1851: England Census for Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    1851: England Census for Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    HO107 Piece 1665 Folio 236 Page 9  

    Dwelling  
    Location Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1665 Folio 236 Page 9 
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    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    GRIFFIN James Head 51 Assistant Overseer & Small Farmer of 8 Acres of Land Binstead, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Rebbecca Wife 54  Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN James Son 31 Labourer Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN William Son 18 Labourer Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Eliza Daughter 16  Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Henry Son 15 Labourer Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN John Grandson   Godshill, Hampshire 
    BROWN George W. Son-in-law 23 Carpenter Newchurch, Hampshire 
    BROWN Sarah Daughter 20 Carpenter's Wife Godshill, Hampshire 
    BROWN Sarah A. Granddaughter   Godshill, Hampshire 
    BROWN George W. Grandson  9m  Godshill, Hampshire 
    1861: England Census for Braden, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    1861: England Census for Braden, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
    RG9 Piece 659 Folio 62 Page 8  

    Dwelling Burnt Houses 
    Location Brading, Hampshire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 659 Folio 62 Page 8 
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    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    GRIFFIN William Head 28 Farmer of 9 Acres Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Maria Wife 30  Whitwell, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN George Henry Son  Scholar Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN James Son  Scholar Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Charles William Son   Godshill, Hampshire 
    GRIFFIN Alfred John Son   Godshill, Hampshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 406/1 Folio 23 Page 6) William, 9, was with his parents James, 40, Agricultural Labourer, and Rebecca, 40, in Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England. With him were his siblings James, 20, Agricultural Labourer, Charles (I think this should be John), 15, Mason's Labourer, Jane, 14, Eliza, 6, Henry, 5, and grandfather John Brett, 90, Agricultural Labourer. Everyone was reportedly born in Hampshire.

      From the 1851 England Census (HO107 Piece 1665 Folio 236 Page 9) William, 18, Labourer born Godshill, Hampshire, was with his parents James, 51, Assistant Overseer & Small Farmer of 8½ acres of Land, from Binsted, Hampshire, and Rebbecca (sic), 54, from Godshill, Hampshire, in Godshill, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England. With him were his brother James, 31, Labourer born Godshill, Hampshire, sister Eliza, 16, born Godshill, Hampshire, brother Henry, 15, born Godshill, Hampshire, nephew John, 5, born Godshill, Hampshire, brother-in-law George W. Brown, 23, Carpenter born Newchurch, Hampshire, married sister Sarah, 20, Carpenter's Wife born Godshill, Hampshire, niece Sarah A. Brown, 2, born Godshill, Hampshire, and nephew George W. Brown, 9 months, born Godshill, Hampshire.

      From the 1861 England Census (RG9 Piece 659 Folio 62 Page 8) William, 28, Farmer of 9 acres from Godshill, Hampshire, was with his wife Maria, 30, from Whitwell, Hampshire, at Burnt Houses, Brading, Hampshire, England. With them were their sons George Henry, 9, Scholar, James, 6, Scholar, Charles William, 3, and Alfred John, 1. All the children were reportedly born in Godshill, Hampshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5192] New Family Search, (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#start) (Reliability: 3), 13 Sep 2010.

    2. [S5573] HO107 Piece 406/1 Folio 23 Page 6, HO107 Piece 406/1 Folio 23 Page 6 (Reliability: 3), 14 Sep 2010.

    3. [S5572] HO107 Piece 1665 Folio 236 Page 9, HO107 Piece 1665 Folio 236 Page 9 (Reliability: 3), 14 Sep 2010.

    4. [S5576] RG9 Piece 659 Folio 62 Page 8, RG9 Piece 659 Folio 62 Page 8 (Reliability: 3), 15 Sep 2010.

    5. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1863, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Volume 2b, Page 344 (Reliability: 0), 14 Sep 2010.
      William GRIFFIN

    6. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Sep 1864, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Volume 2b, Page 335 (Reliability: 0), 14 Sep 2010.
      William GRIFFIN

    7. [S5192] New Family Search, (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#start) (Reliability: 3), 11 Sep 2010.

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1853, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Volume 2b, Page 795 (Reliability: 3), 14 Sep 2010.
      William GRIFFIN + Maria JACOBS

    9. [S5192] New Family Search, (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#start) (Reliability: 3), 14 Sep 2010.