George Durrant

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  • Name George Durrant  [2
    Born 1833 
    Christened 19 May 1833  Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Repps Road 
    Occupation 23 Feb 1855  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Husbandman 
    Occupation 16 Apr 1856  [6
    Fisherman 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Fisherman 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Ormesby Road 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Fisherman 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Cottage 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    General Labourer 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Cottage, Rollesby Road 
    Census 31 Mar 1901  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    England 
    Occupation 31 Mar 1901  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    General Labourer 
    Residence 31 Mar 1901  Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Rollesby Road 
    Died 1912 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1912 and 31 Mar 1912  Flegg, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Death 
    • Volume 4b, Page 66, Age 78
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    Person ID I12467  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 28 Jan 2020 

    Father Robert Durrant
              b. 17 Apr 1798, Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1883, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Mother Mary Ann Symonds
              b. 1802, Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1865, West Ham, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 18 Nov 1822  Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Pallot's Marriage Index for England: 1780 - 1837

      Information for Robert DURRANT

      Spouse: Mary Symonds
      Marriage Date: 18 Nov 1822
      Parish: Burgh St Margt

      Source Information: Ancestry.com. Pallot's Marriage Index for England: 1780 - 1837 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2001. Original data: The original paper slip index, from which this database was created, is owned by The Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies, Canterbury, England.

      http://search.ancestry.co.uk/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=pallotm&h=516231&indiv=try&o_cvc=Image:OtherRecord
    Family ID F816  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Ann Ransome
              b. 1835, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 13 Sep 1854  St. George's Church, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 13, 14
    • Extracted from FreeREG Records 17/10/2009
      http://www.freereg.org.uk/cgi/SearchResults.pl?RecordType=Marriages&RecordID=152157

      County: Norfolk
      Place: Rollesby
      Church: St George
      RegisterNumber: 87
      MarriageDate: 13 Sep 1854
      GroomForename: George
      GroomSurname: DURRANT
      GroomAge:
      GroomParish: Rollesby
      GroomCondition: Bachelor
      GroomOccupation: Labourer
      GroomAbode: Rollesby
      BrideForename: Mary Ann
      BrideSurname: RANSOME
      BrideAge:
      BrideParish: Rollesby
      BrideCondition: Spinster
      BrideOccupation:
      BrideAbode: Rollesby
      GroomFatherForename: Robert
      GroomFatherSurname: DURRANT
      GroomFatherOccupation: Farmer
      BrideFatherForename: Richard
      BrideFatherSurname: RANSOME
      BrideFatherOccupation: Farmer
      WitnessOneForename: William
      WitnessOneSurname: RANSOME
      WitnessTwoForename: Sarah Ann
      WitnessTwoSurname: RANSOME
      Notes: He Full Age. She Under Age. Both Witnesses Sign X.
      FileNumber: 1759
    Children 
     1. George Durrant
              b. 19 Feb 1855, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 23 Feb 1855, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. George Durrant
              b. 16 Apr 1856, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Ann Eliza Durrant
              b. 1858, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Ellen Durrant
              b. 1861, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Alfred William Durrant
              b. 1865, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Walter William Durrant
              b. 1869, Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. John Durrant
              b. 1871, Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ernest Durrant
              b. 1875, Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 22 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F3340  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 19 May 1833 - Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Repps Road - 30 Mar 1851 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 13 Sep 1854 - St. George's Church, Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Husbandman - 23 Feb 1855 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Fisherman - 7 Apr 1861 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ormesby Road - 7 Apr 1861 - Rollesby, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Fisherman - 2 Apr 1871 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 3 Apr 1881 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Cottage - 3 Apr 1881 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - General Labourer - 5 Apr 1891 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Cottage, Rollesby Road - 5 Apr 1891 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 31 Mar 1901 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - General Labourer - 31 Mar 1901 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Rollesby Road - 31 Mar 1901 - Ormesby Saint Michael, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Between 1 Jan 1912 and 31 Mar 1912 - Flegg, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Birth Certificate for George DURRANT (13354)
    Birth Certificate for George DURRANT (13354)
    Entry 192; Registration District: West Flegg; 1856. Birth in the Sub-district of West Flegg in the County of Norfolk.
    Marriage Certificate for George DURRANT and Mary Ann RANSOME (3340)
    Marriage Certificate for George DURRANT and Mary Ann RANSOME (3340)
    Entry 87; Registration District: Flegg; 1854. Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish if Rollesby in the County of Norfolk.
    Marriage Certificate for Robert Samuel JOHNSON and Ellen DURRANT (3343)
    Marriage Certificate for Robert Samuel JOHNSON and Ellen DURRANT (3343)
    Entry 70; Registration district: Flegg; 1880. Marriage solemnized at The Parish Church in the Parish of Ormesby St. Michael in the County of Norfolk.
    Death Certificate for George Durrant (13354)
    Death Certificate for George Durrant (13354)
    Courtesy of Margaret Christmas

    Census
    1841: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1841: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 5 Page 2  

    Dwelling  
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 5 Page 2 
    Note On this Census is a Samuel Symonds and family. Could this be Mary's brother? 
    Surname Forename(s) Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DURRANT Robert 35 Farmer Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary 35  Norfolk 
    DURRANT Robert 15  Norfolk 
    DURRANT William 14  Norfolk 
    DURRANT Elizabeth 10  Norfolk 
    DURRANT George  Norfolk 
    DURRANT Marian  Norfolk 
    DURRANT Samuel  Norfolk 
    DURRANT Eliza 6m  Norfolk 
    1851: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1851: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 251 Page 31  

    Dwelling Repps Road 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 251 Page 31 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DURRANT Robert Head 53 Farming Hand Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary Ann Wife 49  Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Elizabeth Daughter  21  Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk 
    DURRANT George Son  17 Agricultural Labourer Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Samuel Son  13  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Eliza Daughter  10 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Rebecca Daughter  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    1861: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    1861: England Census for Rollesby, Norfolk
    RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 85 Page 4  

    Dwelling Ormesby Road 
    Location Rollesby, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 85 Page 4 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DURRANT George Head 27 Fisherman Burgh, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary A Wife 25 Fisherman's Wife Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary A Daughter   Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT George Son  Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    1871 England Census for Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk
    1871 England Census for Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk
    RG10 Piece 1791 Folio 114 Page 7  

    Dwelling  
    Location Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG10 Piece 1791 Folio 114 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DURRANT George Head 36 Fisherman Flegg Burgh, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary Ann Wife 34 Fisherman's Wife Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT George Son  14 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary Ann Daughter  12 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Ellen Daughter  10 Scholar Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Alfred Son  Scholar Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Walter Son  Scholar Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    DURRANT John Son  2m  Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    1881 England Census for Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk
    1881 England Census for Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk
    RG11 Piece 1916 Folio 122 Page 11  

    Dwelling Cottage 
    Location Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 1916 Folio 122 Page 11 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DURRANT George Head 46 Agricultural Labourer Flegg Burgh, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary A Wife 44  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT George Son 24 Fisherman Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Alfred Son  16 Agricultural Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Walter Son  13 Scholar Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    DURRANT John Son  11 Scholar Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Ernest Son  Scholar Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    1891 England Census for Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk
    1891 England Census for Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk
    RG12 Piece 1504 Folio 103 Page 7  

    Dwelling Cottage, Rollesby Road 
    Location Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England 
    Source RG12 Piece 1504 Folio 103 Page 7 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    DURRANT George Head 57 General Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Mary A Wife 55  Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Alfred Son 25 General Labourer Rollesby, Norfolk 
    DURRANT Ernest Son 16 General Labourer Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 
    JOHNSON George Grandson  10 Scholar Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 7668 Folio 5 Page 2) George, 8, was with his parents Robert, 35, Farmer, and Mary, 35, in Rollseby, Norfolk, England. With him were his siblings Robert, 15, William, 14, Elizabeth, 10, Marian, 5, Samuel, 4, and Eliza, 6 months. Everyone was reportedly born in Norfolk.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 251 Page 31) George, 17, Agricultural Labourer, born Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, was with his parents Robert, 53, Farming Hand from Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, and Mary Ann, 49, from Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, at Repps Road, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With him were his siblings Elizabeth, 21, born Burgh St. Margaret, Norfolk, Samuel, 13, born Rollesby, Norfolk, Eliza, 10, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk, Rebecca, 6, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 85 Page 4) George, 27, Fisherman from Burgh, Norfolk, was with his wife Mary A, 25, Fisherman's Wife from Rollesby, Norfolk, at Ormesby Road, Rollesby, Norfolk, England. With them were their children Mary A, 2, born Rollesby, Norfolk, and George, 5, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 1791 Folio 114 Page 7) George, 36, Fisherman from Flegg Burgh, Norfolk, was with his wife Mary A, 34, Fisherman's Wife from Rollesby, Norfolk, in Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England. With them were their children George, 14, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk, Mary Ann, 12, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk, Ellen, 10, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk, Alfred, 5, Scholar born Rollesby, Norfolk, Walter, 3, Scholar born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, and John, 2 months born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk.

      From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 1916 Folio 122 Page 11) George, 46, Agricultural Labourer from Flegg Burgh, Norfolk, was with his wife Mary A, 44, from Rollesby, Norfolk, at Cottage, Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England. With them were their sons George, 24, Fisherman born Rollesby, Norfolk, Alfred, 16, Agricultural Labourer born Rollesby, Norfolk, Walter, 13, Scholar born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, John, 11, Scholar born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, and Ernest, 6, Scholar born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk.

      From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 1504 Folio 103 Page 7) George, 57, General Labourer from Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his wife Mary A, 55, from Rollesby, Norfolk, at Cottage, Rollesby Road, Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England. With them were their sons Alfred, 25, General Labourer born Rollesby, Norfolk, and Ernest, 16, General Labourer born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, and grandson George Johnson, 10, Scholar born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk.

      From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 1816 Folio 71 Page 6) George, 64, Labourer in Waterworks from Rollesby, Norfolk, was with his wife Mary Ann, 62, from Rollesby, Norfolk, in Rollesby Road, Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk, England. With them were their sons George, 44, General Labourer born Rollesby, Norfolk, and Ernest, 25, General Labourer born Ormesby St. Michael, Norfolk.

      Next door was their widowed daughter Ellen and her son George.

  • Sources 
    1. [S4194] Ross Pulfer-Ridings (Ransome) (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S2181] Margaret Christmas (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S2182] HO107 Piece 766/8 Folio 5 Page 2, HO107 Piece 7668 Folio 5 Page 2 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S2183] HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 251 Page 31, HO107 Piece 1807 Folio 251 Page 31 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S2357] Death Certificate for George DURRANT (15320), Death Certificate for George DURRANT (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S2432] Birth Certificate for George DURRANT (13354), Birth Certificate for George DURRANT (13354) (Reliability: 4).

    7. [S2191] RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 85 Page 4, RG9 Piece 1196 Folio 85 Page 4 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S2192] RG10 Piece 1791 Folio 114 Page 7, RG10 Piece 1791 Folio 114 Page 7 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S2193] RG11 Piece 1916 Folio 122 Page 11, RG11 Piece 1916 Folio 122 Page 11 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S2194] RG12 Piece 1504 Folio 103 Page 7, RG12 Piece 1504 Folio 103 Page 7 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S2195] RG13 Piece 1816 Folio 71 Page 6, RG13 Piece 1816 Folio 71 Page 6 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S1857] Registration of Deaths, (Ancestry.co.uk), Mar 1912, Flegg, Norfolk, Volume 4b, Page 66 (Reliability: 2).
      George DURRANT, Age 78

    13. [S2345] Marriage Certificate for George DURRANT and Mary Ann RANSOME (3340), Entry 87; Registration District: Flegg; 1854. Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish if Rollesby in the County of Norfolk. (Reliability: 4).

    14. [S3895] FreeReg (Reliability: 3).