Bessie Rattenbury

Bessie Rattenbury

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  • Name Bessie Rattenbury 
    Born 1871  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1871 and 30 Jun 1871  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 5b, Page 483
    Birth Registration for Bessy RATTENBURY (39350)
    Birth Registration for Bessy RATTENBURY (39350)
    Christened 7 May 1871  Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Scholar 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Lynton, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Ranscombe 
    Died Yes, date unknown 
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    Person ID I39350  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Apr 2018 

    Father Richard Rattenbury
              b. 1836, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Sarah Jarvis
              b. Abt 1843, Porlock, Somerset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 1860  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Sep 1860  Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Marriage 
    • Volume 5b, Page 771
    Family ID F11920  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1871 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Apr 1871 and 30 Jun 1871 - Barnstaple, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 7 May 1871 - Martinhoe, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 3 Apr 1881 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Ranscombe - 3 Apr 1881 - Lynton, Devonshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Census
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 32 Page 7  

    Dwelling Ranscombe 
    Location Lynton, Devonshire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBURY Richard Head 44 Farmer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Sarah Wife 38  Porlock, Somerset 
    RATTENBURY William Son 15 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Bessie Daughter  10 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Ellen Daughter  Scholar Lynton, Devonshire 
    JARVIS Bessie Boarder  Scholar Barnstaple, Devonshire 
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    1881 England Census for Lynton, Devonshire
    RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6  

    Dwelling Ranscombe 
    Location Lynton, Devonshire, England 
    Source RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6 
    Note  
    Surname Forename(s) Relationship Marriage Age Sex Occupation Birthplace 
    RATTENBURY Richard Head 44 Farmer Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Sarah Wife 38  Porlock, Somerset 
    RATTENBURY William Son 15 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Bessie Daughter  10 Scholar Martinhoe, Devonshire 
    RATTENBURY Ellen Daughter  Scholar Lynton, Devonshire 
    JARVIS Bessie Boarder  Scholar Barnstaple, Devonshire 

  • Notes 
    • From the 1881 Census (RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6) Bessie, 10, Scholar, was with her parents Richard, 44, Farmer from Martinhoe, Devonshire, and Sarah, 38, from Porlock, Somerset, at Ranscombe, Lynton, Devonshire, England. With her were her siblings William, 15, Scholar, and Ellen, 8, Scholar. All the children were reportedly born in Martinhoe, Devonshire. Boarding with the family was Bessie Jarvis, 3, Scholar born Barnstaple, Devonshire.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Bessie Rattenbury". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I39350&tree=wft (accessed December 1, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S8515] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 13 Apr 2018), Birth Registration for Bessy RATTENBURY (39350); Jun 1871; Barnstaple, Devon; Volume 5b, Page 483..

    2. [S10223] "Devon Baptisms," database, Find My Past . (findmypast.com), accessed 13 Apr 2018), Baptism for Bessie RATTENBURY (39350); 7 May 1871: Anglican, Martinhoe, Devonshire, England..

    3. [S3382] Lynton, Devonshire, England, Census, 1881 (2245/31/6). RG11 Piece 2245 Folio 31 Page 6.

    4. [S1854] Registration of Marriages. Ancestry.co.uk, Sep 1860, Barnstaple, Devon, Volume 5b, Page 771.