Arthur Joseph Proffitt

Arthur Joseph Proffitt[1]

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  • Name Arthur Joseph Proffitt 
    Registration Between 1 Jan 1878 and 31 Mar 1878  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 631
    Born 7 Feb 1878  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    53 Newhall Street 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Scholar 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Stringer Lane 
    Occupation 29 Sep 1939  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cake Maker 
    Residence 29 Sep 1939  Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    35 Dagnall Road 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1952 and 30 Sep 1952  Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 9d, Page 84
    Died 8 Jul 1952  Worcester, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
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    Person ID I97500  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Jul 2016 

    Father Silas Proffitt
              b. 1854, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 Sep 1911, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Bevan
              b. 1858, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 27 May 1944, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1877 and 30 Jun 1877  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 686
    Married 2 Apr 1877  Holy Trinity, Short Heath, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F28363  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Sophia Bennett
              b. 12 Aug 1883, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1978, Evesham, Worcestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 1901  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Registration Between 1 Oct 1901 and 31 Dec 1901  Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 6b, Page 1063
    Last Modified 15 Jun 2016 
    Family ID F28366  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Jan 1878 and 31 Mar 1878 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Feb 1878 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 53 Newhall Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Scholar - 5 Apr 1891 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Stringer Lane - 5 Apr 1891 - Willenhall, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1901 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Oct 1901 and 31 Dec 1901 - Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Cake Maker - 29 Sep 1939 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 35 Dagnall Road - 29 Sep 1939 - Birmingham, Warwickshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jul 1952 and 30 Sep 1952 - Evesham, Worcestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Jul 1952 - Worcester, Worcestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • 1939 Register
    1939 Register: Household for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500)
    1939 Register: Household for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500)

  • Notes 
    • From the 1881 England Census for Willenhall, Staffordshire (RG11 Piece 2810 Folio 38 Page 33) Arthur J., 3, was with his parents Silas, 26, Latch Maker, and Elizabeth, 22, at 54 Newhall Street, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. With him was his sister Mary J., 1. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Willenhall, Staffordshire.

      From the 1891 England Census for Willehall, Staffordshire (RG12 Piece 2237 Folio 80 Page 4) Arthur, 13, Scholar, was with his parents Silas, 35, Milk Seller, and Betsy, 32, at Stringer Lane, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England. With him were his siblings Mary, 11, Patty, 9, Maud, 7, Florence, 5, May, 2, and Silas, 1. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Willenhall, Staffordshire.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Arthur Joseph Proffitt". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I97500&tree=wft (accessed April 12, 2021).

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

    2. [S8515] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Birth Registration for Arthur Joseph PROFFITT (97500); Mar 1878; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 631..

    3. [S10553] FindMyPast. "1939 Register." Database and images.FindMyPast. http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register., (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/search-world-records/1939-register : accessed 12 Jun 2016); Household for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500)..

    4. [S9849] England. Staffordshire.. 1881 census of England. Digital images.Ancestry. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : n.d., Willenhall, folio 38, page 33; digital images, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7572 : accessed 11 Jun 2016); citing PRO RG 11/2810.

    5. [S9867] England. Staffordshire.. 1891 census of England. Digital images.. Ancestry. 1891 England Census for Staffordshire. http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : n.d., Willenhall, folio 80, page 4; digital images, Ancestry, 1891 England Census for Staffordshire (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=6598 : accessed 11 Jun 2016); citing PRO RG 12/2237.

    6. [S8529] "England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007," database, Ancestry . (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=7579&enc=1), accessed 12 Jun 2016), Death Registration for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500); Age at death 74 (1878); Sep 1952; Evesham, Worcestershire; Volume 9d, Page 84..

    7. [S8531] "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966," database, Ancestry . (http://www.ancestry.co.uk/search/db.aspx?dbid=1904&enc=1), accessed 12 Jun 2016), Probate for Arthur Joseph PROFFITT (97500); 17 Sep 1952: Birmingham, England..

    8. [S8519] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Marriage Registration for Silas PROFFITT (97326) and Elizabeth BEVAN (97498); Jun 1877; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 686..

    9. [S9859] "Staffordshire Marriages," database. (http://search.findmypast.co.uk/record?id=gbprs%2fstaff%2fmar%2f282280%2f1), accessed 11 Jun 2016), Marriage for Silas PROFFITT and Elizabeth BEVAN (28363); 2 Apr 1877: Holy Trinity, Short Heath, Willenhall, Staffordshire, England..

    10. [S8519] FreeBMD. "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915," database, FreeBMD . (http://freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl), accessed 12 Jun 2016), Marriage Registration for Arthur J. PROFFITT (97500) and Sarah Sophia BENNETT (97509); Dec 1901; Wolverhampton, Staffordshire; Volume 6b, Page 1063..