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Arthur Gent

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  • Name Arthur Gent  [1
    Born 16 Jun 1856  Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1856 and 30 Sep 1856  Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth Registration 
    • Volume 9c, Page 213
    Birth Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Birth Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Census 7 Apr 1861  Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    England 
    1861 England Census for Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
    1861 England Census for Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
    RG 9 Piece 1806 Folio 80 Page 11
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Evans Court 
    Census 2 Apr 1871  Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    England 
    1871 England Census for Northampton, Northamptonshire
    1871 England Census for Northampton, Northamptonshire
    RG10 Piece 1482 Folio 33 Page 18  
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Shoemaker - Finisher 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    12, 1st Square, Nelson Street 
    Census 3 Apr 1881  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    England 
    1881 England Census for Leicester, Leicestershire
    1881 England Census for Leicester, Leicestershire
    RG11 Piece 3166 Folio 133 Page 9  
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Shoe Trade Finisher 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    82 Catherine Street 
    Census 5 Apr 1891  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    England 
    1891 England Census for Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
    1891 England Census for Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
    RG12 Piece 1212 Folio 68 Page 18  
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Shoe Finisher 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    9 Broad Green Cottages 
    Occupation 26 Jan 1894  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Shoe Finisher 
    Residence 26 Jan 1894  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    9 Broad Green Cottages 
    Census 30 Mar 1901  Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Wales 
    1901 Wales Census for Pembroke, Pembrokeshire
    1901 Wales Census for Pembroke, Pembrokeshire
    RG13 Piece 5123 Folio 76 Page 40  
    Occupation 30 Mar 1901  Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Labourer 
    Residence 30 Mar 1901  Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    4 Crospark 
    Occupation 17 Sep 1902  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    (Shoe) Finisher 
    Residence 17 Sep 1902  Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    9 Broad Green Cottages 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1934 and 30 Sep 1934  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Death Registration 
    • Volume 7a, Page 177
    Death Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Death Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Died 14 Aug 1934  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
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    Person ID I99300  The Williams Family Tree
    Last Modified 13 Jan 2017 

    Father Michael Gent
              b. 8 Oct 1825, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Apr 1879, Sheffield, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Ann Hollis
              b. 1830, Boughton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1871, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Jul 1850 and 30 Sep 1850  Brixworth, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 15, Page 349
    Marriage Registration for Michael GENT (99373)
    Marriage Registration for Michael GENT (99373)
    Marriage Registration for Ann HOLLIS (99374)
    Marriage Registration for Ann HOLLIS (99374)
    Married 16 Sep 1850  Moulton, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Family ID F28864  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Martha Hyde
              b. Abt 1862, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1882 and 30 Jun 1882  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 7a, Page 438
    Marriage Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Marriage Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Marriage Registration for Martha HYDE (99301)
    Marriage Registration for Martha HYDE (99301)
    Married 18 Apr 1882  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. Ann Elizabeth Gent
              b. 16 Jun 1881, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. John Michael Gent
              b. 19 Nov 1884, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F28845  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Mary Ann Hales
              b. 2 Apr 1861, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Jan 1940, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Registration Between 1 Apr 1885 and 30 Jun 1885  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Marriage Registration 
    • Volume 7a, Page 410
    Marriage Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Marriage Registration for Arthur GENT (99300)
    Marriage Registration for Mary Ann HALES (99304)
    Marriage Registration for Mary Ann HALES (99304)
    Married 4 May 1885  Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Children 
     1. William Gent
              b. 1885, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Violetta Gent
              b. 16 Jul 1888, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Arthur Gent
              b. 23 May 1891, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     4. Annie Elizabeth Gent
              b. Abt 1894, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Edith Gent
              b. Abt 1896, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Henry Ernest Gent
              b. 26 Dec 1896, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1945, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     7. Horace Gent
              b. 1900, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Phyllis Mary Gent
              b. 12 Aug 1902, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 4 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F28846  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Jun 1856 - Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Birth Registration - Between 1 Jul 1856 and 30 Sep 1856 - Ecclesall Bierlow, Yorkshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 7 Apr 1861 - Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Evans Court - 7 Apr 1861 - Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 2 Apr 1871 - Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoemaker - Finisher - 2 Apr 1871 - Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 12, 1st Square, Nelson Street - 2 Apr 1871 - Northampton, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 3 Apr 1881 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Trade Finisher - 3 Apr 1881 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 82 Catherine Street - 3 Apr 1881 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Apr 1882 and 30 Jun 1882 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Apr 1882 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Marriage Registration - Between 1 Apr 1885 and 30 Jun 1885 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 May 1885 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - England - 5 Apr 1891 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Finisher - 5 Apr 1891 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Broad Green Cottages - 5 Apr 1891 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Shoe Finisher - 26 Jan 1894 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Broad Green Cottages - 26 Jan 1894 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Wales - 30 Mar 1901 - Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Labourer - 30 Mar 1901 - Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Crospark - 30 Mar 1901 - Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - (Shoe) Finisher - 17 Sep 1902 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 9 Broad Green Cottages - 17 Sep 1902 - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsRegistration - Death Registration - Between 1 Jul 1934 and 30 Sep 1934 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Aug 1934 - Leicester, Leicestershire, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Wedding of Henry Ernest GENT and Elizabeth BARRY (128)
    Wedding of Henry Ernest Gent to Elizabeth Barry (128)
    Standing (left to right): John Barry (father of the Bride), Henry Ernest Gent, Elizabeth Barry, Arthur Gent (father of the Groom).
    Sitting (left to right): Alice Barry (sister of the Bride), Lily Barry (sister of the Bride), Phyllis Gent (sister of the Groom).

  • Notes 
    • From the 1861 England Census for Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire (RG 9 Piece 1806 Folio 80 Page 11) Arthur, 4, born Sheffield, Yorkshire, was with his parents Michael, 36, Cordwainer from Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, and Ann, 31, from Boughton, Northamptonshire, at Evans Court, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, England. With him were his siblings Lovel, 9, born Northampton, Caroline, 7, born Northampton, and Georgia, 1, born Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.

      From the 1871 England Census for Northampton, Northamptonshire (RG10 Piece 1482 Folio 33 Page 18) Arthur, 15, Shoemaker - Finisher born Sheffield, Yorkshire, was with his parents Michael, 45, Shoemaker - Finisher from Northampton, Northamptonshire, and Ann, 40, from Boughton, Northamptonshire, at 12, 1st Square, Nelson Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England. With him were his siblings Lovell, 19, Shoemaker - Finisher born Northampton, Northamptonshire, Caroline, 18, Shoe Machinist Unemployed born Northampton, Northamptonshire, Georgina, 10, Scholar born Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, George H., 8, Scholar born Sheffield, Yorkshire, and Annie, 4, Scholar born Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire.

      From the 1881 England Census for Leicester, Leicestershire (RG11 Piece 3166 Folio 133 Page 9) Arthur, 24, Shoe Trade Finisher from Sheffield, Yorkshire, was with his wife Martha, deaf, 19, Hosiery Trade Winder from Leicester, Leicestershire, and daughter Ann Elizabeth, 9 months, born Leicester, Leicestershire, at 82 Catherine Street, Leicester, Leicestershire, England.

      From the 1891 England Census for Wellingborough, Northamptonshire (RG12 Piece 1212 Folio 68 Page 18) Arthur, 33, Shoe Finisher from Sheffield, Yorkshire, was with his wife Mary Ann, 30, from Leicester, Leicestershire, at 9 Broad Green Cottages, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, England. With him were his children John M., 10, Scholar, William, 8, Scholar, and Violetta, 4. All the children were recorded as having been born in Leicester, Liecestershire. Boarding with the family were John W. Tirrell, 19, Shoe Finisher from Great Oakley, Northamptonshire, and George Rixon, 14, Shoe Rivetter from Hackney, London.

      From the 1901 Wales Census for Pembroke, Pembrokeshire (RG13 Piece 5123 Folio 76 Page 40) Arthur, 40, Labourer, was with his wife Mary, 41, at 4 Crospark, Pembroke, Pembrokeshire, Wales. With him were his children John, 19, Labourer, William, 18, Labourer, Arthur, 11, Annie, 7, Eady, 5, Earney (sic), 4, and Orroice (sic), 2. Everyone was recorded as having been born in Leicester, Leicestershire.

  • Reference  The Williams Family Tree. "Arthur Gent". The Williams Family Tree. https://williamsfamilytree.co.uk/tree/getperson.php?personID=I99300&tree=wft (accessed April 13, 2021).

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