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  • Name Arthur Joseph Proffitt 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1878 and 31 Mar 1878  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 631
    Born 7 Feb 1878  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    53 Newhall Street 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Scholar 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Stringer Lane 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cake Maker 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    35 Dagnall Road 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1952 and 30 Sep 1952  Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 9d, Page 84
    Died 8 Jul 1952  Worcester, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
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    Person ID I97500  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2016 

    Father Silas Proffitt
              b. 1854, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 Sep 1911, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bevan
              b. 1858, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 May 1944, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1877 and 30 Jun 1877  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 686
    Married 2 Apr 1877  Holy Trinity, Short Heath, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F28363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Sophia Bennett
              b. 12 Aug 1883, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1978, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1901  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1901 and 31 Dec 1901  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 1063
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F28366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Jan 1878 and 31 Mar 1878 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Feb 1878 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 53 Newhall Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 5 Apr 1891 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Stringer Lane - 5 Apr 1891 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1901 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Oct 1901 and 31 Dec 1901 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cake Maker - 29 Sep 1939 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 35 Dagnall Road - 29 Sep 1939 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jul 1952 and 30 Sep 1952 - Evesham, Worcestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jul 1952 - Worcester, Worcestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • 1939 Register
    1939 Register: Household for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500)
    1939 Register: Household for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1881 England Census for Willenhall, Staffordshire (RG11 Piece 2810 Folio 38 Page 33) Arthur J., 3, was with his parents Silas, 26, Latch Maker, and Elizabeth, 22, at 54 Newhall Street, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. With him was his sister Mary J., 1. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Willenhall, Staffordshire.

      From the 1891 England Census for Willehall, Staffordshire (RG12 Piece 2237 Folio 80 Page 4) Arthur, 13, Scholar, was with his parents Silas, 35, Milk Seller, and Betsy, 32, at Stringer Lane, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. With him were his siblings Mary, 11, Patty, 9, Maud, 7, Florence, 5, May, 2, and Silas, 1. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Willenhall, Staffordshire.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9892] GEDCOM Report for Proffitt, "GEDCOM Report for Proffitt," (Reliability: 3), 17 Jul 2016.

    2. [S8515] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Birth Registration for Arthur Joseph PROFFITT (97500); Mar 1878; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 631. (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 2016.

    3. [S9814] 1939 Register, FindMyPast, ( FindMyPast . http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register.), (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register : accessed 12 Jun 2016); Household for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500). (Reliability: 3), 12 Jun 2016.
      Extracted from the 1939 Register
      (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA%2FR39%2F5591%2F5591E%2F020%2F32)
      12/6/2016

      Proffitt Household (2 People)
      35 Dagnall Road , Birmingham C.B., Warwickshire, England

      First Name(s): Arthur J
      Last Name(s): Proffitt
      Date of Birth: 07 Feb 1878
      Sex: Male
      Occupation: Cakemaker
      Marital Status: Married
      Schedule: 253
      Schedule Sub Number: 1

      First Name(s): Sarah S
      Last Name(s): Proffitt
      Date of Birth: 12 Aug 1883
      Sex: Female
      Occupation: Unpaid Domestic Duties
      Marital Status: Married
      Schedule: 253
      Schedule Sub Number: 2
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=TNA%2FR39%2F5591%2F5591E%2F020%2F32

    4. [S9849] 1881 England Census for Staffordshire, England. Staffordshire., ( Ancestry . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : n.d.), Willenhall, folio 38, page 33; digital images, \i Ancestry\i0  (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : accessed 11 Jun 2016); citing PRO RG 11/2810 (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 2016.
      1881 England Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 11/6/2016

      RG11 Piece 2810 Folio 38 Page 33

      Information for Silas PROFFITT

      Age: 26
      Estimated birth year: abt 1855
      Relationship to Head: Head
      Spouse: Elizabeth Proffitt
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Willenhall, Staffordshire, England
      Civil Parish: Willenhall
      County/Island: Staffordshire
      Country: England
      Street address: 54 Newhall St
      Marital Status: Married
      Occupation: Latch Maker
      Registration district: Wolverhampton
      ED, institution, or vessel: 18
      Piece: 2810
      Folio: 38
      Page Number: 33
      Household Members:
      Silas PROFFITT: Age 26 (1855)
      Elizabeth PROFFITT: Age 22 (1859)
      Arthur J. PROFFITT: Age 3 (1878)
      Mary J. PROFFITT: Age 1 (1880)
      RG11 Piece 2810 Folio 38 Page 33

    5. [S9867] 1891 England Census for Staffordshire, England. Staffordshire., (Ancestry. 1891 England Census for Staffordshire . http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : n.d.), Willenhall, folio 80, page 4; digital images, Ancestry, \i 1891 England Census for Staffordshire\i0  (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : accessed 11 Jun 2016); citing PRO RG 12/2237 (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 2016.
      1891 England Census data extracted from Ancestry Records 11/6/2016

      RG12 Piece 2237 Folio 80 Page 4

      Information for Silas PROFFITT

      Age: 35
      Estimated birth year: abt 1856
      Relation: Head
      Spouse's Name: Betsy Proffitt
      Gender: Male
      Where born: Willenhall, Staffordshire, England
      Civil Parish: Willenhall
      Ecclesiastical parish: St Giles
      Town: Willenhall
      County/Island: Staffordshire
      Country: England
      Registration district: Wolverhampton
      ED, institution, or vessel: 5
      Piece: 2237
      Folio: 80
      Page Number: 4
      Household Members:
      Silas PROFFITT: Age 35 (1856)
      Betsy PROFFITT: Age 32 (1859)
      Arthur PROFFITT: Age 13 (1878)
      Mary PROFFITT: Age 11 (1880)
      Patty PROFFITT: Age 9 (1882)
      Maud PROFFITT: Age 7 (1884)
      Florence PROFFITT: Age 5 (1886)
      May PROFFITT: Age 2 (1889)
      Silas PROFFITT: Age 1 (1890)
      RG12 Piece 2237 Folio 80 Page 4

    6. [S8529] England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007, ((http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7579&enc=1)), accessed 12 Jun 2016), Death Registration for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500); Age at death 74 (1878); Sep 1952; Evesham, Worcestershire; Volume 9d, Page 84. (Reliability: 3), 12 Jun 2016.

    7. [S8531] England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, ((http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1904&enc=1)), accessed 12 Jun 2016), Probate for Arthur Joseph PROFFITT (97500); 17 Sep 1952: Birmingham, England. (Reliability: 3), 12 Jun 2016.
      England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966

      Information for Arthur Joseph PROFFITT

      Probate Date: 17 Sep 1952
      Registry: Birmingham, England
      Death Date: 8 Jul 1952
      Death Place: Worcestershire, Worcester, England

      PROFFITT Arthur Joseph of Box Cottage Main-street Offenham Worcestershire died 8 July 1952 Administration Birminham 17 September to sarah Sophia Proffitt widow.
      Effects £310 15s. 1d.
      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?indiv=1&db=UKProbateCal&h=16335914&tid=&pid=&usePUB=true&_phsrc=WGC1919&_phstart=successSource&usePUBJs=true&rhSource=8912

    8. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Marriage Registration for Silas PROFFITT (97326) and Elizabeth BEVAN (97498); Jun 1877; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 686. (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 2016.

    9. [S9859] Staffordshire Marriages, ((http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fstaff%2fmar%2f282280%2f1)), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Marriage for Silas PROFFITT and Elizabeth BEVAN (28363); 2 Apr 1877: Holy Trinity, Short Heath, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. (Reliability: 3), 11 Jun 2016.
      Extracted from the Find My Past website, 11/6/2016

      Staffordshire marriages Transcription

      First name(s): Silas
      Last name: Proffitt
      Age: 22
      Birth year: 1855
      Marriage year: 1877
      Marriage date: 02 Apr 1877
      Marriage place: Short Heath, Holy Trinity
      Denomination: Anglican
      Residence: Willenhall
      Father's first name(s): Silas
      Father's last name: Proffitt
      Spouse's first name(s): Elizabeth
      Spouse's last name: Bevan
      Spouse's age: 18
      Spouse's residence: Willenhall
      Spouse's father's first name(s): Richard
      Spouse's father's last name: Bevan
      County: Staffordshire
      Country: England
      Archive reference: D5066/1/4
      Page: 76
      Register type: Marriage
      Record set: Staffordshire marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain
      http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fstaff%2fmar2%2f077452%2f1


    10. [S8519] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, ((http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl)), accessed 12 Jun 2016), Marriage Registration for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500) and Sarah Sophia BENNETT (97509); Dec 1901; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 1063. (Reliability: 3), 12 Jun 2016.