Mary Legg

Mary Legg

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  • Name Mary Legg 
    Born 1809  Shipton Gorge, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 Nov 1809  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Domestic Duties 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Bridport Road 
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    England 
    Occupation 7 Apr 1861  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Sailor's Wife 
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Burton Street 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Sailor's Wife 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    High Street 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    College Street 
    Died 1882  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 21 Oct 1882  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
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    Person ID I87563  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2014 

    Father John Legg
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth Unknown
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F25559  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Wrixton
              b. Abt 1810, Milton Abbas, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1878, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1843  Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Children 
     1. Henry Wrixton
              b. Abt 1845, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Jane Wrixton
              b. Abt 1847, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Alfred Wrixton
              b. 1849, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Mar 1920, Bridport, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F25556  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1809 - Shipton Gorge, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Nov 1809 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Jun 1843 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Domestic Duties - 30 Mar 1851 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Bridport Road - 30 Mar 1851 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sailor's Wife - 7 Apr 1861 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Burton Street - 7 Apr 1861 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Sailor's Wife - 2 Apr 1871 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - High Street - 2 Apr 1871 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - College Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1882 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 21 Oct 1882 - Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    Baptism for Mary LEGG (87563)
    Baptism for Mary LEGG (87563)
    Baptism for Alfred WRIXTON (87260)
    Baptism for Alfred WRIXTON (87260)
    Burial for Mary WRIXTON (87563)
    Burial for Mary WRIXTON (87563)
    Marriage Certificate for Thomas WRIXTON and Mary LEGG (25556)
    Marriage Certificate for Thomas WRIXTON and Mary LEGG (25556)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1851 England Census for Burton Bradstock, Dorset (HO107 Piece 1861 Folio 122 Page 8) Mary, 40, Domestic Duties from Shipton, Dorset, was with her husband Thomas, 41, Mariner from Milton, Dorset, at Bridport Road, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England. With them were their children Henry, 6, Scholar, Jane, 4, and Alfred, 1. All the children were recorded as having been born in Burton, Dorset.

      From the 1861 England Census for Burton Bradstock, Dorset (RG9 Piece 1366 Folio 5 Page 3) Mary, 50, Sailor's Wife from Shipton Gorge, Dorset, was with her husband Thomas, 51, Sailor Merchant Service from Milton, Dorset, at Burton Street, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England. With them were their children Henry, 16, Rope Maker's Apprentice, Jane, 14, Scholar, and Alfred, 11, Scholar. All the children were recorded as having been born in Burton Bradstock, Dorset.

      From the 1871 England Census for Burton Bradstock, Dorset (RG10 Piece 2027 Folio 17 Page 26) Mary, 61, Sailor's Wife from Shipton Gorge, Dorset, was with her husband Thomas, 61, Sailor from West Milton, Dorset and son Alfred, 21, Carpenter born Burton Bradstock, Dorset, in High Street, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England.

      From the 1881 England Census for Burton Bradstock, Dorset (RG11 Piece 2122 Folio 11 Page 14) Mary, widow, 70, from Shipton Gorge, Dorset, was at College Street, Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England. With her were her married son Alfred, 31, Carpenter and Joiner, daughter-in-law Elizabeth, 23, and granddaughters Jessie J. Wrixton, 1, and Elvina M. Tait, 8, Scholar. All the youngsters were recorded as having been born in Burton Bradstock, Dorset.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Mary Legg". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I87563&tree=wft (accessed April 21, 2021).

  • Sources 
    1. [S9263] "Dorset, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812," database, Ancestry . (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2243), accessed 9 Dec 2014), Baptism for Mary LEGG; 27 Nov 1809; Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England..

    2. [S9248] England. Dorset.. 1851 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : n.d., Burton Bradstock, Bridport Road, folio 122, page 8; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : accessed 8 Dec 2014); citing PRO HO 107/1861.

    3. [S9249] England. Dorset.. 1861 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : n.d., Burton Bradstock, Burton Street, folio 5, page 3; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8767 : accessed 8 Dec 2014); citing PRO RG 9/1366.

    4. [S9250] England. Dorset.. 1871 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7619 : n.d., Burton Bradstock, High Street, folio 17, page 26; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7619 : accessed 9 Dec 2014); citing PRO RG 10/2027.

    5. [S9251] England. Dorset.. 1881 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : n.d., Burton Bradstock, College Street, folio 11, page 14; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : accessed 9 Dec 2014); citing PRO RG 11/2122.

    6. [S9252] "Dorset, England, Church of England Deaths and Burials, 1813-2010," database, Ancestry . (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=2242), accessed 8 Dec 2014), Burial for Mary WRIXTON; 21 Oct 1882; Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England..

    7. [S8908] "Dorset, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1813-1921," database. accessed 9 Dec 2014), Marriage for Thomas WRIXON and Mary LEGG; 26 Jun 1843; Burton Bradstock, Dorset, England..