William Downton

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  • Name William Downton 
    Born 1811  Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 22 Dec 1811  St. Michaels, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    England 
    • HO107 Piece 286/6 Folio 8 Page 10
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Higher Bockhampton, Stensford, 
    Registration Dec 1841  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage 
    • Volume 8, Page 129
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    England 
    • HO107 Piece 1858 Folio 212 Page 3
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    England 
    • RG9 Piece 1354 Folio 89 Page 1
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Stinsford 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    England 
    • RG10 Piece 2110 Folio Page 18
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Fordington, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gardener 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mill Street, Fordington, 
    Died 1877  Fordington, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 Apr 1877  St. Georges Church, Fordington, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Jun 1877  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death 
    • Volume 5a, Page 229
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    Person ID I86215  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2014 

    Father George Downton
              b. 1776, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1853, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Mother Olive Hart
              b. 1781, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1823, Higher Bockgampron., Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years) 
    Married 29 Dec 1800  St. Michaels, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F25275  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charlotte Keats
              b. 1820, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1880, Fordington, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1841  St. Michaels, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Dec 1841  Dorchester, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Marriage 
    • Volume 8, Page 129
    Children 
     1. Charles Downton
              b. 1841, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jane Downton
              b. 1842, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1844, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 2 years)
     3. Mary Ann Downton
              b. 1844, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. George Downton
              b. 1848, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. William Downton
              b. 1853, Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Alice Downton
              b. 1860, Stinsford, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 20 Apr 2014 
    Family ID F25276  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 6 Jun 1841 - Stinsford, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Higher Bockhampton, Stensford, - 6 Jun 1841 - Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Dec 1841 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage - Dec 1841 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 30 Mar 1851 - Stinsford, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, - 30 Mar 1851 - Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Agricultural Labourer - 7 Apr 1861 - Stinsford, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Stinsford - 7 Apr 1861 - Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 2 Apr 1871 - Fordington, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Mill Street, Fordington, - 2 Apr 1871 - Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1877 - Fordington, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death - Jun 1877 - Dorchester, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • William Downton 1811 - 1877

      From the 1841 Census (HO107 Piece 286/6 Folio 8 Page 10)
      William, 26. Agricultural Labourer, was with his father George, 60. Agricultural Labourer, they were residing in Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset. with his sister Martha, 20.
      Everyone was recorded as having been born in Dorset.

      From the 1851 Census (HO107 Piece 1858 Folio 212 Page 3)
      William, 40. Agricultural Labourer born Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, and his wife Charlotte, 30. born Stinsford, Dorset, were with his father George, 75. (W) Agricultural Labourer born Stinsford, Dorset, they were residing in Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset, with their children Mary Ann, 7. Scholar born Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset,
      George, 2. born Higher Bockhampton, Stinsford, Dorset.

      From the 1861 Census (RG9 Piece 1354 Folio 89 Page 1)
      William, 50. Agricultural Labourer born Stinsford, Dorset, and his wife Charlotte, 42. born Stinsford, Dorset, were residing in Stinsford, Dorset, With them were their children Mary Ann, 17. born Stinsford, Dorset, George, 13. Agricultural Labourer born Stinsford, Dorset, William, 8. Scholar born Stinsford, Dorset, Alice, 1. born Stinsford, Dorset.

      From the 1871 Census (RG10 Piece 2110 Folio Page 18)
      William, 60. Gardener born Stinsford, Dorset, and his wife Charlotte, 50. born Stinsford, Dorset, were residing in Mill Street, Fordington, Dorset. With them were their children George, 23. Attendant to Threshing Machine born Stinsford, Dorset,
      William, 18. Shoemaker born Stinsford, Dorset, Alice 11. Scholar born Stinsford, Dorset, and boarder Edna Mary Randall 3 months from Weymouth, Dorset.

  • Sources 
    1. [S9141] JOT May 2014, John Thomas.