John Witt

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  • Name John Witt 
    Christened 15 Nov 1840  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    North Street 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Plough Boy 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    North Street 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    North Street 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Labourer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    North Street 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    North Street 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I57767  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2013 

    Father John Witt
              b. Abt 1802
              d. 1847, Wilton, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years) 
    Mother Frances Wyatt
              b. Abt 1815, Compton Chamberlayne, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1863, Wilton, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 48 years) 
    Married 1839  Wilton, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1839 and 31 Mar 1839  Wilton, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Marriage 
    • Volume 8, Page 581
    Family ID F17200  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Eliza Dimmer
              b. Abt 1841, Little Langford, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1862  Wilton, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1862 and 31 Dec 1862  Wilton, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage 
    • Volume 5a, Page 433
    Children 
     1. Fanny Witt
              b. 1863, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Mark Witt
              b. 1868, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Susanna Witt
              b. 1871, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Maria Witt
              b. 1877, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Oct 2010 
    Family ID F17309  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 15 Nov 1840 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - North Street - 6 Jun 1841 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Plough Boy - 30 Mar 1851 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - North Street - 30 Mar 1851 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 7 Apr 1861 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - North Street - 7 Apr 1861 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1862 - Wilton, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Between 1 Oct 1862 and 31 Dec 1862 - Wilton, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 2 Apr 1871 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - North Street - 2 Apr 1871 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 3 Apr 1881 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - North Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1841: England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    1841: England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    HO107 Piece 1170/4 Folio 21 Page 7  

    Dwelling North Street 
    Location Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1170/4 Folio 21 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Witt John 39 Agricultural Labourer Wiltshire 
    Witt Frances 26  Wiltshire 
    Witt Edward 10 Agricultural Labourer Wiltshire 
    Witt Amelia  Wiltshire 
    Witt John 8m  Wiltshire 
    1851: England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    1851: England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    HO107 Piece 1848 Folio 307 Page 7  

    Dwelling North Street 
    Location Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1848 Folio 307 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Witt Fanny Head 36 Pauper Compton, Wiltshire 
    Witt Emily Daughter  12  Compton, Wiltshire 
    Witt John Son  10 Plough Boy Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Fanny Daughter  Scholar Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt George Son   Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    1861: England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    1861: England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    RG9 Piece 1319 Folio 127 Page 20  

    Dwelling North Street 
    Location Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 1319 Folio 127 Page 20 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Witt Fanny Head 46 Kept by Parish Compton, Wiltshire 
    Witt John Son 20 Agricultural Labourer Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Emily Daughter 22 Agricultural Labourer Compton, Wiltshire 
    Witt Frederick J Son  Scholar Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Rebecca Mother-in-Law 83 Blacksmith's Widow Sutton Veney, Wiltshire 
    1871 England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    1871 England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    RG10 Piece 1960 Folio 73 Page 20  

    Dwelling North Street 
    Location Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1960 Folio 73 Page 20 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Witt John Head 30 Labourer Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Eliza Wife 29  Little Langford, Wiltshire 
    Witt Fanny Daughter  Scholar Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Mark Son   Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Susanna Daughter  3m  Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    1881 England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    1881 England Census for Broad Chalke, Wiltshire
    RG11 Piece 2075 Folio 117 Page 16  

    Dwelling North Street 
    Location Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 2075 Folio 117 Page 16 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    Witt John Head 40 Agricultural Labourer Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Eliza Wife 40  Little Langford, Wiltshire 
    Witt Mark Son  12 Agricultural Labourer Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Susannah Daughter  10 Scholar Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 
    Witt Maria Daughter  Scholar Broad Chalke, Wiltshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census (HO107 Piece 1170/4 Folio 21 Page 7) John, 8 months, was with his parents John, 39, Agricultural Labourer, and Frances, 26, in North Street, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England. With him were his half-brother Edward, 10, Agricultural Labourer, and sister Amelia, 2. Everyone was recorded as being born in Wiltshire.

      From the 1851 England Census (HO107 Piece 1848 Folio 307 Page 7) John, 10, Plough Boy, born Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, was with his mother Fanny, widow, 36, Pauper from Compton, Wiltshire, in North Street, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England. With him were his siblings Emily, 12, born Compton, Wiltshire, Fanny, 7, Scholar born Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, and George, 3, born Broad Chalke, Wiltshire.

      From the 1861 England Census (RG9 Piece 1319 Folio 127 Page 20) John, 20, Agricultural Labourer born Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, was with his mother Fanny, widow, 46, Kept by Parish, from Compton, Wiltshire, at North Street, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England. With him were his sister Emily, 22, Agricultural Labourer born Compton, Wiltshire, brother Frederick J., 4, Scholar born Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, and grandmother Rebecca, widow, 83, Blacksmith's Widow from Sutton Veney, Wiltshire.

      From the 1871 England Census (RG10 Piece 1960 Folio 73 Page 20) John, 30, Labourer from Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, was with his wife Eliza, 29, from Little Langford, Wiltshire, at North Street, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England. With them were their children Fanny, 8, Scholar, Mark, 2, and Susanna, 3 months. All the children were recorded as being born in Broad Chalke, Wiltshire.

      From the 1881 England Census (RG11 Piece 2075 Folio 117 Page 16) John, 40, Agricultural Labourer from Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, was with his wife Eliza, from Little Langford, Wiltshire, at North Street, Broad Chalke, Wiltshire, England. With them were their children Mark, 12, Agricultural Labourer, Susannah, 10, Scholar, and Maria, 4, Scholar. All the children were recorded as being born in Broad Chalke, Wiltshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S5192] New Family Search, (http://search.labs.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#start) (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2010.
      Name: John Witt
      Gender: Male
      Baptism/Christening Date: 15 Nov 1840
      Baptism/Christening Place: BROAD CHALK,WILTSHIRE,ENGLAND
      Birth Date:
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      Death Date:
      Name Note:
      Race:
      Father's Name: John Witt
      Father's Birthplace:
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      Mother's Name: Fanny
      Mother's Birthplace:
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      Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C01729-2
      System Origin: England-ODM
      Source Film Number: 462987
      Reference Number:
      Collection: England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975

    2. [S5759] HO107 Piece 1170/4 Folio 21 Page 7, HO107 Piece 1170/4 Folio 21 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 14 Oct 2010.

    3. [S5760] HO107 Piece 1848 Folio 307 Page 7, HO107 Piece 1848 Folio 307 Page 7 (Reliability: 3), 14 Oct 2010.

    4. [S5761] RG9 Piece 1319 Folio 127 Page 20, RG9 Piece 1319 Folio 127 Page 20 (Reliability: 3), 14 Oct 2010.

    5. [S5796] RG10 Piece 1960 Folio 73 Page 20, RG10 Piece 1960 Folio 73 Page 20 (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2010.

    6. [S5797] RG11 Piece 2075 Folio 117 Page 16, RG11 Piece 2075 Folio 117 Page 16 (Reliability: 3), 25 Oct 2010.

    7. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Mar 1839, Wilton, Wiltshire, Volume 8, Page 581 (Reliability: 3), 13 Oct 2010.
      John WITT + Frances WYATT

    8. [S1854] Registration of Marriages, (Ancestry.co.uk), Dec 1862, Wilton, Wiltshire, Volume 5a, Page 433 (Reliability: 3), 24 Oct 2010.
      John WITT + Eliza DIMMER