John Proffitt

John Proffitt[1]

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  • Name John Proffitt  [2
    Born Abt 1786  Walsall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 9 Apr 1813  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Little London 
    Occupation 10 Aug 1817  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Locksmith 
    Residence 10 Aug 1817  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Little London 
    Occupation 7 Oct 1822  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Locksmith 
    Occupation 7 Oct 1822  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Locksmith 
    Residence 7 Oct 1822  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Little London 
    Residence 7 Oct 1822  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Little London 
    Occupation 30 Oct 1825  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Locksmith 
    Residence 30 Oct 1825  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Little London 
    Census 6 Jun 1841  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    England 
    Occupation 6 Jun 1841  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Locksmith 
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Little London 
    Occupation 8 Nov 1841  [9
    Lockmaker 
    Census 30 Mar 1851  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    England 
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Locksmith 
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Little London 
    Died 1859  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1859 and 31 Dec 1859  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 322
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    Person ID I97155  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 2 May 2018 

    Family Ann Smith
              b. Abt 1785
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 19 Aug 1805  St. Peter, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12, 13, 14
    Children 
     1. Mary Proffitt
              b. 1806, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Henry Proffitt
              b. 1807, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. John Proffitt
              b. 18 Jun 1810, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Charles Proffitt
              b. 1812, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1813, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Ann Proffitt
              b. 1817, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sarah Proffitt
              b. 1822, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Harriet Proffitt
              b. 1822, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1877, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years)
     8. Cyrus Proffitt
              b. 1825, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Silas Proffitt
              b. Abt 1826, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1899, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
    Last Modified 30 May 2016 
    Family ID F28283  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1786 - Walsall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Aug 1805 - St. Peter, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 9 Apr 1813 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Locksmith - 10 Aug 1817 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 10 Aug 1817 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Locksmith - 7 Oct 1822 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Locksmith - 7 Oct 1822 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 7 Oct 1822 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 7 Oct 1822 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Locksmith - 30 Oct 1825 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 30 Oct 1825 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 6 Jun 1841 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Locksmith - 6 Jun 1841 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 6 Jun 1841 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 30 Mar 1851 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Locksmith - 30 Mar 1851 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Little London - 30 Mar 1851 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1859 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Oct 1859 and 31 Dec 1859 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • From the 1841 England Census for Willenhall, Staffordshire (HO107 Piece 985 Book 8 Folio 26 Page 11) John, 55, Locksmith, was in Little London, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. With him were his children Harriot, 20, and Silas, 15. Also present were William Perry, 15, Apprentice, and Job Rogers, 50, Keymaker. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Staffordshire.

      From the 1851 England Census for Willenhall, Staffordshire (HO107 Piece 2020 Folio 477 Page 6) John, widower, 65, Locksmith fromWalsall, Staffordshire, was in Little London, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. With him was his grandson James Proffitt, 19, Locksmith born Willenhall, Staffordshire. Also present was Job Rogers, 66, Key Maker from Willenhall, Staffordshire.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "John Proffitt". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I97155&tree=wft (accessed November 28, 2020).

  • Sources 
    1. [S9892] GEDCOM Report for Proffitt. "GEDCOM Report for Proffitt,".

    2. [S8561] "England Marriages, 1538–1973," database, LDS, FamilySearch . (https://familysearch.org), accessed 3 Jun 2016), Marriage for Silas PROFFITT and Elizabeth TOMKINSON (28323); 7 Feb 1848: St. Peter's, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England..

    3. [S9879] "Staffordshire Burials," database, FindMyPast . (http://search.findmypast.co.uk), accessed 7 Jun 2016), Burial for Charles PROFFITT (97159); 9 Apr 1813: St. Giles, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England..

    4. [S9875] "Staffordshire Baptisms," database, FindMyPast . (http://search.findmypast.co.uk), accessed 30 May 2016), Baptism for Ann PROFITT (97163); 10 Aug 1817: St. Giles, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England..

    5. [S9875] "Staffordshire Baptisms," database, FindMyPast . (http://search.findmypast.co.uk), accessed 30 May 2016), Baptism for Harriott PROFFITT (97157); 7 Oct 1822: St. Giles, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England..

    6. [S9875] "Staffordshire Baptisms," database, FindMyPast . (http://search.findmypast.co.uk), accessed 30 May 2016), Baptism for Sarah PROFFITT (97161); 7 Oct 1822: St. Giles, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England..

    7. [S9875] "Staffordshire Baptisms," database, FindMyPast . (http://search.findmypast.co.uk), accessed 30 May 2016), Baptism for Cyrus PROFFITT (97160); 30 Oct 1825: St. Giles, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England..

    8. [S9837] England. Staffordshire.. 1841 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : n.d., Willenhall, folio 26, page 11; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8978 : accessed 30 May 2016); citing PRO HO 107/985/8.

    9. [S9859] "Staffordshire Marriages," database. (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fstaff%2fmar%2f282280%2f1), accessed 7 Jun 2016), Marriage for Thomas HASTELOW and Harriet PROFFITT (28359); 8 Nov 1841: St. Michael, Rushall, Staffordshire, England..

    10. [S9838] England. Staffordshire.. 1851 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : n.d., Willenhall, folio 477, page 6; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=8860 : accessed 30 May 2016); citing PRO HO 107/2020.

    11. [S8517] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 5 Jun 2016), Death Registration for John PROFFITT (97155); Dec 1859; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 322..

    12. [S9873] Wolverhampton City Council. Wolverhampton St. Peter's Parish Registers 1538-1875.. Wolverhampton, Staffordshire: The History of Wolverhampton, 2005, 19 Aug 1805: Marriage for John PROFFITT and Ann SMITH (28283).

    13. [S9168] "England, Select Marriages, 1538-1973," database, Ancestry . accessed 30 May 2016), Marriage for John PROFFITT and Ann SMITH (28283); 19 Aug 1805: Wolverhampton, Stafford, England..

    14. [S9859] "Staffordshire Marriages," database. (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fstaff%2fmar%2f282280%2f1), accessed 30 May 2016), Marriage for John PROFFITT and Ann SMITH (28283); 19 Aug 1805: St. Peter, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England..