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ADAMS Thomas Shipwright 1837: Thomas Adams, Shipwright. As seen in the Queenborough, Sheppey,Kent marriages 1837 to 1879 in Regsiter Order, marriage of his daughter Sarah Ann to William Callaway. Contributor unknown.
AINSWORTH William Shipwright 1771: William Ainsworth, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1771 in Whippingham, Isle ofWight. No other information given.
AMNER George Shipwright 1791: George Amner, shipwright. Born about 1791, Sheerness, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists George as 50yrs, living in Sheerness Kent with wife Margaret 45yrs (born Minster, Kent). Children: Joshua 15yrs; Carolin 14yrs; Selina 11yrs; Lavenia 7yrs; Jemima 4yrs. 1851: George is 59yrs, living in Rose Street Sheerness. Wife Margaret is 56yrs. Children: Selina 21yrs; Lavenia 16yrs; Jemima 14yrs. Grandson Thomas Amner 4yrs. Lodger Charles Jackson 20yrs (labourer). Contact Cheryl
AMNER George Shipwright 1826: George Amner, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1826-27, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists George as 14yrs, apprentice to master shipwright Thomas Luslett in Gillingham, Kent. Can’t find him on other census?.
AMNER George Shipwright 1783: George Amner, shipwright. Born about 1783, Harwich, Essex, England. The 1851 UK census lists George as 68yrs, visiting his son George Amner (Jnr) who is living at Kings Head Street, Harwich. George Timperley Amner (Jnr) 33yrs, a cooper (born about 1818,Harwich). His wife Celia nee Webb , 34yrs (born Suffolk). George and Celia married 11 June 1845, Ipswich-Suffolk. Children listed: Celia 5yrs; Edward 3yrs; William 7mths infant. Contact Cheryl
AMNER Thomas Shipwright 1845: Thomas Amner, shipwright. Daughter Elizabeth married David HUMPHREY 23 Nov 1845, Minster-Kent. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
AMNER Wharton Shipwright 1837: Wharton Amner, shipwright. Daughter Mary Ann married Charles WARD 10 July 1837, Frindsbury-Kent. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
ANDERSON John Shipwright 1804: John Anderson, shipwright. Baptized at Deptford in 1804. Parents: Richard and Isabella Anderson. After serving an apprenticeship at Deptford, he became a Shipwright based there. John & his wife Jane had four children baptized at Deptford. Contact Judy by
ANDERSON Richard Shipwright 1763: Richard Anderson, shipwright. Born at Gravesend in 1763 (son of Richard Anderson and Eunice Child). In 1778 he was apprenticed to a Shipwright at Chatham Dockyard and served a seven-year apprenticeship at Chatham, Sheerness and Woolwich. Once qualified, he married and settled at Deptford with his wife Isabella: their ten children were all baptized at Deptford. In 1805 Richard was promoted to "Foreman Afloat" and in 1822 to "Foreman of the Yard"(i.e. Deptford Dockyard). Isabella died in 1826. Richard retired in 1828 and continued to live at Deptford until his death there in 1837. Contact Judy by
ANDERSON William Shipwright 1828: William Anderson, shipwright. Born at Deptford in 1806 (son of Richard and Isabella Anderson). In 1828 he married Elizabeth Sarah Riddall at Southwark, Surrey: they had five children. Until 1834 William was a Shipwright, based at Deptford: he then worked for the Excise Service until 1841, when he resumed the occupation of Shipwright, again based at Deptford. He and Elizabeth Sarah both died at Deptford, he in 1873 and she in 1878. Contact Judy by
ARAM William Shipwright 1825: William Aram, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1824-25, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 16yrs, at Aramis Place & Row, Plymouth Parish: St Charles the Martyr. Mother: Maria, a publican.
ARIES James Shipwright 1794: James Aries, shipwright. Born 1794 in Deptford, Kent, England. He married Catherine Maria Randfield the 27th of September 1815. They lived in the Burough of Greenwich next to the Thames River in England. He worked as a Shipwright and had seven (7) children: James (22 Mar 1818); Ann Charlotte (6 Apr 1821); Mary Ann (6 Apr 1821); Sabina Amelia (20 May 1825); James Thomas (12 Jun 1828); Samuel William (27 Jan 1833); and Catherine Sarah ( 1835). James trained his sons in the skill of building and Samuel William went on to own a large building company in England with many employees and household servants. James died at the age of 65 on13 Aug1859 in Deptford, Kent, England and was buried in Brockley Cemetery Plot No 184. Contact DeeAnn by
ARNETT (HARNETT) William Shipwright 1786: William Harnet, shipwright. Born about 1786, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 55yrs, living in Gillingham with wife Sarah 45yrs (born Kent).
AVENT Edmund Shipwright 1798: Edmund Avent, shipwright. Born about 1798, Stoke Dameral, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Edmund as 53yrs, at 73 George Street, Stoke Damerel. Wife: Mary A. 49yrs born Stoke Damerel. Sons: John23yrs (Shipwright) & George 15yrs (see Blacksmiths of Devon). See census 1851 for other children listed.
AVENT John Shipwright 1828: John Avent, shipwright. Born about 1828, Stoke Dameral, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists John as 23yrs, at 73 George Street, Stoke Damerel. Parents Edmund & Mary (Shipwright). Brother George 15yrs(see Blacksmiths of Devon).
AVENT Samuel Shipwright 1825: Samuel Avent , shipwright apprentice. Born about 1825-26, Devon, England. The 1841 UK censuslists Samuel as 15yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth Parish: St. Charles the Martyr. Parents: Thomas & Ann.
BACKHAM (BAACHAM) Robert Shipwright 1816: Robert Backham ( Baackham), shipwright. Born about 1816 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists Robert as 25yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary 20yrs (born Kent). Name spelt as Baackham on census.
BAGLEY William Shipwright 1796: William Bagley, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 45yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary 40yrs. Children: Eliza 29yrs, George 3yrs, George 45yrs (a painter).
BAILEY Thomas Shipwright - Journeyman 1798: Thomas Bailey, shipwright. Born about 1798 in Devon, England. The 1841 Uk census lists Thomas as 49yrs, living at 12 Tin Street Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 47yrs (born evon).
BAKER James Shipwright 1798: James Baker, shipwright. Born about 1798 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists James as 43yrs, living in Sutton Place, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Elizabeth 44yrs.
BAKER William Shipwright 1791: William Baker, shipwright. Born about 1791 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists William as 50yrs living in the Plymouth parish of St. Charles the Martyr with wife Hannah 45yrs (born Devon).
BAKER William Shipwright 1796: William Baker, shipwright, superintendant. Born about 1796, Sheerness, kent, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 55yrs, widower, living in Wood Street, Sheerness.
BALL Samuel Shipwright 1825: Samuel Ball 16yrs, shipwright. Born about 1825 in Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Samuel as 16yrs, living at Narrow Bone Slip, Plymouth Parish St Charles the Martyr with his parents Samuel & Maria Ball.
BANNISTER James Shipwright 1736: James Bannister, shipwright. Born in Bretherton, Lancashire 1736. A shipwright from at least 1761 to 1822. Contact Sandy at
BANNISTER Thomas Shipwright 1781: Thomas Bannister, shipwright. Born Much Hoole, Lancashire 1781. A shipwright from at least 1802 to 1868. Contact Sandy at
BANNISTER William Shipwright 1702: William Bannister, shipwright. Born in Bretherton, Lancashire 1702. A shipwright from at least 1730 to 1776. Contact Sandy at
BARNABY John (Jnr) Shipwright 1820: John Barnaby (Jnr), shipwright. Born 1820-1821. Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 20yrs, living in Gillingham. See Shipwrights Index for father John (born 1791) and mother Elizabeth.
BARNABY John (Snr) Shipwright 1790: John Barnaby (Snr), shipwright. Born 1790-1791, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 50yrs, living in Gillingham with wife Elizabeth 50yrs (born Kent) and son John Barnaby 20yrs (shipwright).
BARRY John Shipwright 1816: John Barry, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent.
BARWICK John Shipwright 1863: John Barwick, shipwright. Married at Akaroa New Zealand, 1863 to Elizabeth Donnett. Contact Anne by.
BASKETT William Shipwright 1833: William Baskett, master shipwright. Born: 1833 East Cowes, Isle of Wight. From 1861-1871 was Leading Master of Shipwrights, Dockyards, Isle of Sheppey. Died: Dec 1916. Wife: Ellen Coppinger born Isle of Wight. Both buried at Halfway Cemetery, Sheerness. Contact Ann at
BAZLEY William Shipwright 1830: William Bazley, shipwright. Born about 1830 in Devonport, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 21yrs, living at 15 Prospect Row, Devonport with his parents and siblings.Parents Samuel & Eliz. Brothers Joseph & John are Blacksmiths (see Blacksmiths of Devon Index).
BEED Robert Shipwright 1830: Robert Beed, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1830-1831,Steynton, Pembrokeshire, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists Robert as 20yrs, apprentice to master shipwright James Thomas at Hubberston, Pembrokeshire.
BENNETT Alfred Alexander Shipwright 1863: Alfred Alexander Bennett, shipwright. Born 1863, Penryn, Cornwell, England. Parents: Alfred Alexander Bennett & Alice. Alfred married Amelia Fanny (Gillard?). Contact Tracey by
BENNETT George Shipwright 1816: George Bennett , shipwright. Born about 1816 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists George as 25yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary 20yrs (born - not in Kent) and sons George 5yrs; Frederick 2yrs; and Edward 8 months infant.
BENNETT William Shipwright 1816: William Bennett , shipwright. Born about 1816 in England (not in Kent) . The 1841 UK census lists William as 25yrs, living in Greenich, Woolich, Kent with wife Sarah 20yrs (not born in Kent).
BILBE Thomas Shipwright 1810: Thomas Bilbe, shipwright. Born 1810-1811, ?Aylesford North, Northfleet, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 30yrs, living in Aylesford North, wife Jane 25yrs (born Aylesford, Kent). Also listed is Thomas Bilbe 25yrs (born ?Aylesford North).
BLACKMAN William Shipwright 1806: William Blackman, shipwright. Born 1806-1807 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as ?34yrs living in New Road, Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary 29yrs (born Kent) and children William 5yrs; Elizabeth 5yrs; Frederick 1yr.
BLACKMOORE William Shipwright 1810: William Blackmore, shipwright. Born about 1810, in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 31yrs, at New Road, Northfleet, Kent; with wife Mary 25yrs (born Kent). Children:William 5yrs; Elizabeth 3yrs; Frederick 1yr infant. All born in Kent.
BLATCHFORD William Shipwright - Apprentice 1826: William Blatchford , shipwright. Born about 1826, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 15yrs, living in Woolster Street, Plymouth Parish of St. Charles the Martyr with his mother Mary 55yrs and sister Elizabeth 15yrs.
BOND William Shipwright 1766: William Bond, shipwright. Born about 1766, Deptford London, Marriage to Sarah Acton on 2nd May 1786 at Depford St Paul, William was a Shipwright t Deptford Docks 1786-1841. Contact Noel by
BOOTYMAN John Shipwright 1790: John Bootyman, shipwright. Born 1790-1791, Devon, England. The 1841UK census lists John as 50yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth Parish: St. Charles the Martyr. Wife: Margaret 50yrs (born Devon). 1841 Census shows him as a ship builder.
BOWDEN William Shipwright 1779: William Bowden, shipwright superintendant. Born about 1779, Kingston, CON. The 1851 UK census lists William as 72yrs, at 29 Princess St, Devonport. Widower. See Blacksmiths Index for son Theodosius BOWDEN 22yrs.
BRETT ? Barney Shipwright 1820: Barney Brett?, shipwright. Born 1820-1821 parish of Whippingham, Isle of Wight. The 1841 UK census ;ists him as 20yrs in Chapel Street, Whippingham. Father ?Ernest 50yrs; mother Elizabeth 50yrs. Siblings: Sarah 15yrs; Betsy 15yrs; Charles 5yrs
BREWER James Shipwright 1808: James Brewer, shipwright apprentice. Born 1808-1809 in Exminster, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists James as 42yrs, living in Alphington Rd, Alphngton, Devon with wife Harriett 39yrs (born Ditcheat, Somerset).
BRIGGS William Shipwright 1800: William Briggs, shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England. The 1851 UK Census lists him as 50yrs, living at East Lane, Sheerness with wife Sophia 46yrs. Children listed: Charlotte Johnson (married daughter)20yrs; Hannah Petre? (married daughter) 17yrs; son Thomas 11yrs. Grandson: John Johnson 4yrs & James Johnson 2yrs.
BRIGHT James Frank Shipwright 1863 : James Frank Bright, shipwright. Born about 1863 in Chillerton, Isle of Wight. The 1881 census lists him as 18yrs old, living at 57 Bellevue Road, Northwood, West Cowes with Aunt Esther Ward 44yrs & uncle Edward Ward 49yrs (a sawyer). Cousins: Samuel.A. Ward 7yrs, Amy Ward 3yrs. (RG11/1172 Page 12. Parish of St. Marys’s, West Cowes). The 1891 census: James F. is 29yrs, a shipwright, living at 3, Shaldon Cottage, Fellows Road, Northwood, West Cowes. Wife: Kate 25yrs born West Cowes. Daughters: Florence Bright 3yrs & Lynda Bright 10mths infant, both born West Cowes. Also listed is brother-in-law: Walter Spencer 18yrs,single man, boat builder. Sister-in-law: Jessie Spencer 20yrs, single. (Rg12/885 Page 26 Parish of St. Marys’s, West Cowes).
BROON Henry Shipwright 1790: Henry Broon, shipwright. Born 1790-1791, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, living at Monmouth Street, Topsham; with Sarah 45yrs (born Devon). I have no other information.
BUD (BEED) Robert Shipwright 1830: Robert Budd (or Beed), apprentice Shipwright. Born 1830-1831 in Steynton, Pembrokshire,Wales. The 1851 census for Wales lists him as ?18yrs lodging with master shipwright James Thomas 53yrs & his wife Damaris 60yrs.
BUTLER George Shipwright 1820: George Butler (Shipwright). Son William Butler, born 1821 at Gravesend, England. (shipwright). No other details.
CAMPBELL George Shipwright 1820: George Campbell, shipwright. Born 1820-1821, in Ken, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at Greenwich, Woolich, Kent; with wife Jane 20yrs borm Kent.
CANN Alfred Benj. Shipwright 1867: Alfred Benj. Cann, shipwright. Born 1867 in Newport, Monmouthshire, Wales. Alfred was the son of Samuel Cann (b. 1828 Appledore) and Mary May Kingdon, in 1889 he marries Jane Byatt White in Bideforf Devon . In 1891 he and his wife are living with his father in Newport. The census shows both Alfred and Samuel are shipwrights, in 1911 he is still in Newport and shown on the census as a shipwright. The 1911 census shows that he is still a shipwright in Newportt and that his son T. Alfred Cann b. Newport in 1891 is now an apprentice shipwright . Contact David by
CANN Samuel Shipwright 1790: Samuel Cann, shipwright. Born 1790, Landkey, Devon, England. Baptised 03 March 1791 in Northam parish church. Samuel was the son of William & Mary Cann. The 1841 UK census lists Samuel Cann as 40yrs, living in Back Lane Barnstaple, Devon with wife Eleanor nee May 50yrs (born Devon). Samuel and Eleanor May married 18 February 1815 at Northam parish church. Children: Margaret 20yrs; Eliza 15yrs; Ellen 15yrs; Samuel 14yrs. Devon on the 1851 census he is a ships Carpenter. In 1851 Samuel is ?61yrs a ships carpenter, still at Barnstaple. Census states married but Eleanor not listed here. Children: Margaret 31yrs, unmarried; Ellen 24yrs, unmarried. Granddaughter Susan Giddy 5yrs; Grandson William Cann 2yrs. Samuel died in 1852 aged 62yrs. NOTE: The contributor Dave, points out that hat the 1841 census shows incorrect ages for Samuel and Eleanor. Contact David by
CANN Samuel Thomas Shipwright 1828: Samuel Thomas Cann, shipwright, ships carpenter. Born1828 in Appledore Devon, England and baptised 13 July 1828 in Northam Parish Church. Samuel was the son of shipwright Samuel Cann (born 1790)_& Elinor May. 1841 U.K. Census he is living in Back Lane, Barnstaple, Devon with parents Samuel & Elenor & siblings. 16 July 1848 he marries Mary Kingdon at Holy Trinity Church Barnstaple. 1851 census he is living at 7 Westacott Row Barnstaple with wife Mary age 25, son William 7months & sister in law Elizabeth Kingdon– He is a ship’s carpenter. In the 1861-1901 censuses – still working as a shipright. 1861 census he is living at 51 Monument St Stoke Demeril, Devon b. 1825 Appledore living with wife Mary (b 1827 Fremington) William J. (b. 1855 Barnstaple), Sam TM (b.1854 Barnstaple) , Edward GM (B. 1856 Gloucester), Mary H. (b. 1858 Boscastle) & Frederick RM (1860 Plymouth). 1871 census he is living at 90 Dolphin St Newport, Mon. B Appledore Abt 1829 with wife Mary( b 1828) & 5 children incl. Paulina (b.1863 Cardiff) & Alfred Benj (b. 1867 Newport) 1881 census at 90 Dolphin St b 1828 Appledore living with wife Mary b 1825 , Paulina & Alfred & grandson Samuel b.1881 Newport 1890 widowed. 1891 census Dolphin St Sam b 1828 Wrafton with Cousin Trevmin? Cann (Single female b. 1860 Appledore, Cousin James White b 1829 Tortland? 1829 & Jane Tury? niece b 1884 Newport also occupying 2 rooms Sam's son Alfred & his family. Subscribers comment – do not know why Sam states b. Wrafton (which is a small village near Barnstaple) . Oct- Dec quarter 1897 Sam Marries Lydia Hartwell in Bideford Devon. 1901 census living at 25 Bolt Street Newport - Samuel T M Cann B Appledore abt 1829 Living with wife Lydia b 1848 Appledore. Oct-Dec quarter 1907 Samuel Thomas Cann B abt 1831 age 76 died in Newport Mon. Note I am aware of certain date & place discrepancies between censuses & believe these are due to the vagaries of the time. Contact David by
CANN Thomas Alfred Shipwright 1890: Thomas Alfred Cann,shipwright. Born1890 in Appledore Devon, England. Thomas was the son of shipwright Alfred Benjamin Cann (born 1867) and Jane Byatt White. By the 1901 U.K. census he is living in at 17 Raglan St. Newport Monmouthshire Wales, with his parents and siblings . In 1911 census he is still living in Newport with parents and siblings now at 48 Mendalgief Road– he is now an apprentice shipwright. In 1913 he marries Mary Elizabeth Newport and they have 2 children Gwendoline Mary b.1916 Newport and Alfred Howard b. 1919 . Per the 1947 Kelly’s Directory of Newport Thomas Alfred Cann is a shipwright. In 1954 he died at St Woolos hospital Newport ( per the England and Wales National Probate Calendar(1858-1966). Contact David by
CARNE Robert Shipwright 1832: Robert Carne, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1832 in Plymouth, Devon. The 1841 Ukc ensus lists him as 9yrs, living with his father Thomas (shipwright) at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr. The 1851 census lists him as 19yrs, living at Exeter Street with father Thomas 55yrs (widower) and sister Amelia Carne21yrs.
CARNE Thomas Shipwright 1796: Thomas Carne, shipwright, journeyman. Born about 1796, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 45yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with son Robert 9yrs born Devon. No mention of wife or state of marital status. Living in same address as Caserley Family. The 1851 census lists Thomas as 55yrs,widower. Also listed is daughter Amelia Carne 21yrs (born Devon) and Robert 19yrs (shipwright).
CARR (KERR) Walter Shipwright 1801: Walter Carr (Kerr), shipwright. Born 1801, at Tweedmouth, Northumberland (was Co. Durham), England. Parents: Robert Kerr and Jane Weatherhead. In 1813 he began work at Deptford, Kent, before serving an apprenticeship there and becoming a Shipwright. In 1824 he married Catherine Osborne at Newington, Surrey and they had seven children. Walter lived at Deptford all his adult life except for a year or two c1840 when he was at Sheerness, Kent, due to Deptford Dockyard being refurbished. Walter retired in 1865, by then an Inspector of Shipwrights and died at Deptford in 1881, six years after Catherine. Listed also under KERR. Contact Judy by
CARYL James Jabez Shipwright 1824: James Jabez Caryl, shipwright. Born about 1824 in Warrington, Lancashire. His parents where John and Sarah Caryl. 1841: he is at 19 Warren Street, Liverpool as an Apprentice Shipwright. James married Sarah Ramsden on 4th January 1847 at the Wesleyan Chapel, Pitt Street, Liverpool. The 1851 lists him as 27yrs, at 10 Ross Terrace, Liverpool; with wife Sarah 29yrs. Children: Grace.C.1yr old infant and James. J. Caryl 2 month old infant. Mother-in-law: Sarah Ramsden, widow, 69yrs, poulterer. 1861-1871: Shipwright at 25 Mornington Street, Liverpool. In 1881 James J. was an unemployed shipwright, living at Coca Rooms 131 Brownlow Hill, Liverpool which was managed by one of his sons,Edward Caryl. James died 1895 aged 71yrs, See Shipwrights, Brass workers, Farriers, Blacksmiths, Whitesmiths, Brass workers & Ironworkers Indexes for relatives. Information sent by anonymous researcher.
CHAPMAN William Shipwright 1781: William Chapman, shipwright, journeyman. Born about 1781, place not recorded. The 1841 UK census lists him as 60 yrs, at 14 Tin Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr; with wife Phillippa 50yrs (born Devon).
CLARK Richard Henry Shipwright 1855: Richard Henry Clark, Shipwright. Born about 1855 in Strood, Kent, England. The 1861 UK census llists Richard Henry as 6yrs, living in New Hamsptead Road, Marylebone, London. Father Son of Richard D. Clark is a waiter in a hotel (born 1829, Buckinghamshire) and Eliza (Born 1831,Midlesex). In 1871 the family is living in Wakefield Road, ?Brekenham and Richard has a sister Harriet 12yrs. 1881 Richard Henry is ?30yrs, a chef in Deal, Kent. 1891: Richard is 36yrs, a shipwright living at 8 Seymour Road, Chatham with wife Emily Alice nee Hayward 35yrs (born Canterbury Kent). They married in Marylebone 1876. Children: Agnes.L. 13yrs; Harreit.E. 6yrs ; Edwin.J. 3yrs; William Henry 1yrs infant. 1901: Richard is 44yrs, a widower, living at 5 Seymour Road, Chatham, Kent. Children: Agnes.L. 23yrs,unmarried; Harriet.E. 16yrs; Edwin.J. 13yrs; William Henry 11yrs; Annie.M. 8yrs; Robert.J. 6yrs; Grace.V. 3yrs. 1911: Richard is 55yrs, still at 5 Seymour Road, Chatham, Kent. Children: William Henry Clark 21yrs, unmarried (shipwright); Annie Marie Clark 18yrs,unmarried; Robert John Clark 16yrs and Grace Victoria Clark 13yrs. Contact Toni by
CLARK William Henry Shipwright 1890: William Henry Clark, shipwright. Born about 1890, Chatham, Kent, England. The 1911 UK census lists William as 21yrs, living at 5 Seymour Road, Chatham with his father shipwright Richard Henry Clark (55yrs) and siblings Annie Marie Clark 18yrs,unmarried; Robert John Clark 16yrs and Grace Victoria Clark 13yrs. See Shipwrights Index for his parents Richard Henry Clark and Emily Alice nee Hayward plus siblings . Contact Toni by
COATES James Shipwright 1836: James Coates, shipwright. Born about 1836, in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, at Northfleet, Kent; with wife Elenor ?35yrs. Children: Elenor 15yrs; James 13yrs; William 10yrs; Thomas 6yrs; Mary 4yrs; Martha 1yr infant.
COKE James Shipwright 1781: James Coke, shipwright. Born about 1781, in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 60yrs, at 16b Green Street, Plymouth. Parish, St Charles the Martyr.
COLE/COLES John Shipwright 1786: John Cole/Coles, shipwright. The surname varies between Cole/Coles through out the years. Bapt. 15 Jan 1786 Huntshaw, Devon. Parents William Coles and Ann. Wife Catherine Matthews born Instow, Devon c1784, died 1861. John is listed as a Shipwright on daughter Sarah's marriage certificate in 1840. The 1841 UK census lists John as shipwright, living at Newquay Street, Appledore, with Thomas Brownscombe, 20, blacksmith, Thomas Pile, 20, shipwright, and Henry Wilcoxes [?], 20, sawyer. 1851 same address, ship carpenter, 63, with wife and Richard Gill, visitor, 24, shipwright's apprentice. 1861 Chapel Row, Appledore, Devon, John Cole 74, ship carpenter living with daughter and son-in-law. Next door are James Brownscombe 39, ship smith, with his family and lodgers John Cole 23 ship carpenter apprentice, Jonathan Mill 26 Joiner apprentice and John Essery 27, ship carpenter apprentice. Next door to them are Robert Beare 42 ship carpenter, with wife and family including son William Beare 14, ship carpenter apprentice. Buried Appledore, Devon 11 Oct 1863 aged 78. Free BMD death Bideford Dec. quarter 1863, 5b, 351. Contact Linda by
COLE/COLES William Henry Shipwright 1813: William Cole, shipwright. The surname varies between Cole/Coles through out the years. Baptised 28 March 1813, Northam, Devon, England. Son of John Cole and Catherine Matthews. 1841 Narrow Quay, Appledore, Devon - William Cole 28, shipwright, with wife Priscilla 30 and 2 children. Contact Linda by
COLLINGS Isaac Shipwright 1816: Isaac Collings shipwright. Born about 1816, not in Kent, place not recorded. The1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Geenwich, Woolich, Kent; with wife Ann 30yrs (born Kent) and daughter Ann 6yrs (born Kent).
COLLINGS Thomas Shipwright 1801: Thomas Collings, shipwright. Born about 1801, Churston Ferrers,Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 53yrs, at Galmpton Warboro, Totnes, Devon; with wife Ann 56yrs (born Brixham, Devon). See Blacksmiths Index for Son- in-Law William Hocking.
COLLOM George Shipwright 1815: George Collom,shipwrith. Born 1815,in Devonport. Worked in H.M. Dockyards in Devonport, also in Chatham and Sheerness, Kent. Contact Diana by.
COLLOM George Shipwright 1852: George Collom, shipwright. Born in Sheerness, Isle of Sheppey, Kent in 1852 worked as a Shipwright at the Sheerness Naval Dockyards. Contact Diana by.
COLLOM/COLLUM Richard Shipwright 1746: Richard Collom, shipwright. Born 1746 in Fowey, Cornwall, England. Died 1813 in Fowey,Cornwall but lived for some years in Mevagissey where he married Susanna Richards, and where some of his children were born. The last two children were born in Fowey after the family moved back there in about 1786. Contact Diana by.
CONGDON Samuel Shipwright 1824: Samuel Congdon, shipwright, journeyman. Born about 1824, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 17yrs, at 3 Tin Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr; with his father John 50yrs (not born in Devon) and sister ?Mary(unclear) 13yrs (born in Devon).
COOK Benjamin Shipwright 1820: Benjamin Cook, shipwright, journeyman. Born 1820-1821, in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at Gasking Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr: with parents Richard & Grace.
COOK Stephen Shipwright 1811: Stephen Cook, shipwright. Born 1811 in Lapford, Devon, England. Christened 18th February 1811. The 1851 census lists him as 35yrs, living at Black Bear Yard, Alverstoke, Hampshire with wife Meloney 40yrs. Children: George 14yrs, James 13yrs, Mary 12yrs, all born Exeter, Devon except for Ester Elizabeth 9yrs (christened 10th January 1841 Geurnsey) and Meloney 7yrs (born Geurnsey). Contact Elissa by .
COOK William Shipwright 1786: William Cook, shipwright. Born about 1786, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 55yrs, at Tavistock Place, Plymouth Paris, St Charles the Martyr.
COOKE Isaac Richard Shipwright 1803: Isaac Richard Cooke, shipwright. Born 1803, Gravesend, Kent. Died 1856. Worked as a shipwright at Gravesend in Kent. He was born and lived in the Gravesend - Milton area all his life. He married Mary Ann Butler (born 1806 Northfleet) in 1823 in Stone by Dartford, Kent. They had at least 10 children including several boys called Isaac Richard although only one survived infancy. Isaac Richard's place of death was at the Clarence Tap in Milton in 1856. He is listed in both 1841 and 1851 as a shipwright. Contact Elissa by.
COOPER Charles Shipwright 1805: Charles Cooper, shipwright. Born 1805 in Sussex. Charles Cooper was one of a family of shipwrights building at Berkeley in 1841. he took over the main yard at Pill in 1862. The yard lay at the head of the creek at Pill and was the only one to have it's own saw pit. He had two sons in the business, John and James . He left the yard to his brother George Cooper who at the time was living in Penarth near Cardiff, George passed the yard over to his younger brother John who worked the yard until 1905 when it closed down. 29 registered Cooper vessels are listed in the booklet "Shipbuilding in the Port of Bristol" published by the National Maritime Museum. Contact Lindsay by
COOPER George Shipwright 1840: George Cooper, shipwright. Born in Sussex, ?when. Inherited the shipyard from his brother Charles Cooper. See entry in this index for sons of George, brother Charles & nephews. Contact Martin by
COOPER James Shipwright 1840: James Cooper, shipwright. Born in Sussex (?when). See entry in this index for his father Charles Cooper (Shipwright), brother John, uncle George Cooper. Contact Martin by
COOPER John (1) Shipwright 1840: John Cooper (1), Shipwright. Born in Sussex (?When). See entry in this index for his father Charles Cooper (Shipwright), brother James, uncle George Cooper. To share information, contact martin by
COOPER John (2) Shipwright 1905: John Cooper, shipwright. Born in Sussex, took over from his father George & worked the yard until 1905 when it closed down. See entry in this index for his father George Cooper (Shipwright),his uncle Charles & cousins John & James Cooper. To share information, contact martin by
CORKE Charles Shipwright 1826: Charles Corke, apprentice shipwright. Born about1826 in Whippingham, Isle of Wight. The 1841 UK census lists him as 15yrs living in Whippingham with Sarah Corke 25yrs; Eliza Corke 15yrs.
COUCH Moses Shipwright 1800: Moses Couch, shipwright. Born 1800-1801, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth Parish, St. Charles the Martyr; with wife Joanna 45yrs (born Devon).
COULMAN William Henry Shipwright 1890: William Henry Coulman, shipwright. Wife: Mary Jane. Son: Charles Henry Bapt.15 Jan 1901 at Sheerness, Kent, England. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
COULTON Thomas Shipwright 1777: Thomas Coulton, shipwright. Born about 1777, not in kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 64yrs, at West Street, Blue Town, Kent with wife Jane 63yrs(not boen in Kent).
COURTES ? Samuel Shipwright 1791: Samuel Courtes, Shipwright. Born about 1791, place not recorded. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, at Old Town Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr: with wife Elizabeth 50yrs (born-Devon).
COURTNEY Michael Shipwright 1809: Michael Courtney, shipwright. Born about 1809, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 32yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent.
COX Richard Shipwright 1822: Richard Cox, shipwright. Born about 1822, ?Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 19yrs, at Catsdown. Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with parents John 60yrs trade Waterman & Jane 65yrs.
CREBER William Shipwright 1800: William Creber, shipwright, superannuated. Born 1800-1801, Devonpoert, Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Bentham’s Buildings, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Grace 35yrs (born Devon). Children listed: Richard 15yrs; Selina 15yrs; William 15yrs; James 12yrs; Thomas 10yrs; Samuel 8yrs; Ann 3yrs (born Kent); Henry 1yr infant (born Kent). All other children born ?Devon. The 1851 census Sheppey, Parish of Minster shows William as 52yrs, at Bentham’s Square; Grace Hannah now 58yrs.
CRICKMORE John Shipwright 1826: John Crickmore, shipwright. Born anout 1826 Isle of Wight, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 26yrs, apprentice shipwright, living in Castel Street, parish of Whipingham. Father: John Crickmore 55yrs,mariner. Mother: Mary 50yrs.
CRIPPS John Shipwright 1816: John Cripps, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with wife Ann 25yrs (born Devon).
CRISP Thomas Shipwright 1816: Thomas Crisp, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Northfleet,Kent.
CRISPIN Samuel Shipwright 1823: Samuel Crispin, shipwright, apprentice. Born about 1823, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 18yrs, at Sutton Place, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr: with his father Walter.
CROOK John Shipwright 1816: John Crook, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Northfleet,Kent; with wife Matilda 25yrs (born Kent) plus William 9yrs; Eliza 7yrs; John 3yrs; James 3months.
CROWLEY James Shipwright 1816: James Crowley, Shipwright. Born about 1816, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at High Street, Blue Town, Kent; with Mary Cowley 20yrs (born Ireland).
CUNNINGHAM George Shipwright 1823: George Cunningham, shipwright. Born 1823, Greenwich, Kent, England. Son of Thomas and Sarah Cunningham. The 1851 UK census lists him as 28yrs, living at Willow Cottage, Woolwich, (HM Dockyards), Kent. Also listed is his mother Sarah 68yrs, widow. Siblings: Sarah Cunningham 33yrs; Charlotte Cunningham 30yrs. Nieces: Charlotte Martin 7yrs and Mary Pratt 10mths infant. In 1861 George is 38yrs, living at 19 Henry Street, Woolwich; with his unmarried sister Sarah Cunningham 42yrs. Niece: Charlotte (Martin)Cunningham 17yrs. Cousin: Alexander Williamson 18yrs(mariner). 1871: George is 49yrs now living with his nephew and his family at 9 ?Gosben Place, Drypool, Yorkshire. Listed are nephew George Cunningham 29yrs, a plater/ships (born Greenwich, Kent); his wife Eliza 23yrs (born Hertford) ); Lodger James Thompson 23yrs, born Scotland (ship carpenter). Lodger James Davidson 23yrs, born Scotland (shipyard labourer). . In 1881 George is 58yrs, a pensioned HMS Shipwright back living with his sister Sarah Cunningham 67yrs (his housekeeper) at 20 Henry Street, Greenwich; and niece Charlotte Gordon 37yrs and he husband Charles Gordon 40yrs. The Cunninghams were also blacksmith strikers. In the 1850s moved to Hull to work in the ship building industry there. Contact Susan by
CUNNINGHAM Thomas Shipwright 1782: Thomas Cunningham, shipwright. Born about 1782, Deptford, Kent, England. Shown as being a shipwright on his sons marriage certificate in 1843. Contact Susan by
CUTHBERT John Shipwright 1820: John Cuthbert , shipwright. Born about 1820,in ?Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 21yrs, at Greenich,Woolich,Kent.
DADD Charles Shipwright 1776: Charles Dadd, Shipwright in Chatham, Kent, England. From Public Advertiser ( London, England, ) Friday, September 27. 1776; Issue 14660. Extract of a Letter from Chatham, September 25th. " This Afternoon as one Charles DADD, a Shipwright, was at work on one of the Port Lids of the Ardent Guardship, now in Dock, some Person on board lowered the Lid, by which Means he fell to the Bottom of the great Dock; lighting on his Feet, he dislocated both Ancles, and was otherwise so much hurt, that he was carried home in great Agonies." I have no other information.
DANDY William Shipwright 1683: William Dandy, shipwright. Born 1683, in Croston, Lancashire. A shipwright from at least 1710 to 1759. Contact Sandy at
DARTON James Shipwright 1821: James Darton, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1821 (not in Devon). The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr.
DARTON James Shipwright 1787: James Darton, shipwright. Born about 1787, Plymstock, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists James as 64yrs, living in Plymstock with his wife Ann 51yrs (born Pembroke). Children: William 18yrs (shipwright); Mary 16yrs; Samuel 13yrs; Mahala 10yrs; Joseph 7yrs.
DARTON Manley Shipwright 1831: Manley Darton, shipwright HM Dockyards, Minster. Born about 1831, Morrice Town, Devon England. The 1851 UK census lists Manley as 20yrs, an apprentice, living in Hope Street, Minster with his family. See Shipwrights Index for his father Mathias (born 1806) and mother Mary plus siblings.
DARTON Mathias Shipwright 1806: Mathias Darton, shipwright HM Dockyards, Minster. Born about 1806, Plymstock, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, at Bell & Lion Street, Minster, Kent with wife Mary 25yrs (born Kent). Mathias and Mary nee Amner (a shipwright family) married 5th October 1840, Minster, Kent. Children listed 1841: George Darton 15yrs & Manly Darton 10yrs; both not born in Kent. Mathias's father (named Mathias or Matthew) was also a shipwright. 1851: Mathias is 49yrs, Mary 38yrs living in Hope Street, Minster. Children: Manley 20yrs (shipwright apprentice); Maria 18yrs; Mathais (Jnr) 9yrs; William 7yrs; James 6yrs.
DARTON William Shipwright 1833: William Darton, shipwrights apprentice. Born about 1833, Plymstock, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 18yrs, living in Plymstock with his family. See Shipwrights Index for his father shipwright James Darton 64yrs and mother Ann 51yrs.
DASHWOOD James Shipwright 1791: James Dashwood, shipwright. Born about 1791 in Whippingham, Isle of Wight. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, living in Castle Street East Cowes with Jane 45yrs. .
DAVIE William Shipwright 1801: William Davie, shipwright. Born about 1801 – place not recorded. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at How Street, Plymouth, Parish, St Charles the Martyr with Rebecca 35yrs (born ? not in Devon). No other details given.
DAVIS George Shipwright 1829: George Davis born 1829 Bognor, Sussex, England. George was the bastard son of Sarah Davis. The 1851 UK census lists him as a Shipwright in Christchurch, Hampshire, England; living with mother Sarah Sharp (nee Davis). George married in 1854 to Mary Ann Reed in Christchurch. He worked as a Shipwright, in Southampton, through until his death in 1908. Contact John by
DAVIS James Shipwright 1794: James Davis, shipwright. Born in 1794 in Sheerness, Isle of Sheppey, Kent, and was christened in the Dockyard Chapel, the son of John Davis and Dinah(POUNDER). He was married in 1816 to Frances LEE and they had 4 children, however Frances died in 1824 and James remarried to Ann WHITE in 1828, having 2 further children. James appears in the 1841 census at Hope Street, Minster-in-Sheppey as a shipwright, aged 45, with wife Ann (35) and their children William (12) and Sarah (8). In 1851 he is still at Hope Street, Shipwright at HM Dockyard, aged 57, with wife Ann (44), son William (22) and daughter Sarah Ann (17). In 1861 he is at 101 Hope Street and is now a Superintendent Shipwright, with wife Ann (Boot & Shoe shop keeper). James was buried at the Halfway Cemetery Sheerness, Isle of Sheppey, Kent in 1869. Contact Jonathan by
DAVY William Shipwright 1801: William Davy, shipwright. Born about 1801, place not recorded. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Gasking Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with wife Elinor 40yrs (born Devon). Also listed at this address: Louisa Welsford, 20yrs (not born Devon) & Louisa Louisa Wills 15yrs (born Devon).
DE LA MARE Abraham Shipwright 1833: Abraham De LA Mare, shipwright. Born about 1833 in St Clement, Jersey. The 1851 UK Census lists him as 18yrs, at 48 Le Hucqtrel Street, Samares. Unmarried. Boarder with Philip & Margaret Le Cornu (see Blacksmiths of Channel Islands Index).
DEAN John Shipwright 1809: John Dean, shipwright. Born about 1809, Plymstock, Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 42yrs, at 62 Gloucester Street, Morice Town, Stoke Damerel, Devon; with wife Martha 40yrs (born Stoke Damerel). See Shipwrights Index for son William. E. Dean 15yrs and Blacksmiths of Devon for another son John. T. Dean 15yrs. Several other children listed: Martha 13yrs; Robert 12yrs; Samuel 9yrs; Maria 8yrs; Elizabeth 6yrs; Thomas 5yrs; James 3yrs; George 1yr infant.
DEAN William E. Shipwright - Apprentice 1836: William E. Dean, shipwright. Born about 1836, Stoke Damerel, Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 15yrs, at 62 Gloucester St, Morice Town, Stoke Damerel, Devon. See Shipwrights Index for parents John & Martha Dean & many siblings. See Blacksmiths of Devon Index for brother John Dean 15yrs.
DENNIS George Shipwright 1801: George Dennis, shipwright. Born about 1801, place not recorded. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Jane 35yrs. Children Listed: Elizabeth 17yrs; Jane 15yrs; Fanny 2yrs; George 2 months infant.
DESCOTT Mich. Shipwright 1781: Mich. Descott, shipwright. Born about 1781, place unknown. The 1841 UK census lsits him as 31yrs, living at Bentham;s Buildings, Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent.No family mentioned.
DODDS James Shipwright 1771: James Dodds, shipwright. Born 3rd August 1771, Sunderland, Durham, England and died 20th May 1844. James was in partnership with John Shotton. See Home Page Link for Stories from the Past. Contact Jackie by
DODRIDGE William Shipwright 1828: William Dodridge, shipwright. Born about 1828, Plymstock, Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 23yrs, at Plymton St Mary; with parents Robert & Mary Ann Dodridge
DOIDGE Nicholas Shipwright 1786: Nicholas Doidge, shipwright. Born about 1786, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 55yrs, at 14 Higher Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with wife Margaret 60yrs (born Devon).
DOUGLAS John Shipwright 1811: John Douglas, shipwright. Born about 1811 (not in Kent). The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent; with wife Ann 30yrs (not born in kent). Children: Elizabeth 4yrs; Ann 2yrs
DOUGLAS Samuel Blacksmith 1812: Samuel Douglas, Blacksmith & Shipsmith . Born in 1812 in Scotland. He arrived in Tasmania as a free settler in 1833 on board the Cabotia. Occupation given as Blacksmith. He worked as a Shipsmith in Hobart Town until c1850 when he moved to Williamstown Vic. He died in Victoria in 1887. Listed in both the Blacksmiths of Australia & Shipwrights Indexes. Contact Ailsa by.
DUCKHAM George Shipwright - Journeyman 1791: George Duckham, shipwright. Born about 1791, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, at Looe Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr: with wife Ann 45yrs (born Devon).
DUNIAN ? Henry Shipwright 1811: Henry Dunian, shipwright. Born about 1811, in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at New Road, Northfleet, Kent; with wife Susana 30yrs (born Kent) and daughter Emma 4yrs born Kent).
DUTTON Joseph Shipwright 1816: Joseph Dutton, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at New Road, Northfleet, Kent; with wife Mary 25yrs (born Kent) plus daughters Ellen 5yrs, Emma 3yrs.
EASTLEY Frederick Shipwright 1820: Frederick Eastley, shipwrights apprentice. Born 1820-1821 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Frederick as 20yrs, living in Old Town Street,Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr.
EDWARDS Thomas Shipwright 1830: Thomas Edward, shipwright. Born about 1831 in Wales. The 1851 UK census lists him as 21yrs, living at 41 Gloucester Street, Stoke Dameral, Devon; with parents, father Thomas 58yrs, widower (trade ? dock worker) Siblings all born in Wales: Mary. A. 5yrs; Susanna 23yrs; Emma 13yrs.
ELLIS William Shipwright 1802: William Ellis, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1802 in Blackawton, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 39yrs, living at 3 Tin Street, Devon). Children listed in 1841: Lydia 6yrs, John 4yrs, Agnes 2yrs. 1851 census: William Ellis 47yrs, Silver Street, Totnes. Wife: Elizabeth 50yrs. 3 children listed. Anonymous informer.
EVANS James Shipwright 1826: James Evans, shipwright. Born about 1826 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists James as 20yrs, living at 15 Whitecross Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his brother John Evans (Blacksmith).
EVANS John Shipwright 1826: John Evans, shipwright. Born about 1826 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 15yrs, living at 15 Whitecross Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his brother James Evans (Blacksmith).
EVANS William Shipwright 1800: William Evans, Shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in ?Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 50yrs, a Ptnt Pauper, at 1-Devon Lunatic Asylum, Exminster, St Thomas, Devon.
FALLAISE Joseph Shipwright 1846: Joseph Fallaise, shipwright. Born about 1846 in St Martin Guernsey. The 1861 UK census for Guernsey lists Joseph as 15yrs, living at Fosse, St. Martin, Guernsey with his widowed mother Mary.
FENWICK John Shipwright 1838: John Fenwick, shipwright. Born about 1838 in Sudnerland, Durham,England. The 1861 Uk census lists him as 23yrs with wife Elizabeth 20yrs; lodging with wife's mother Celia Walters 60yrs,widow.
FERRIS Josiah Shipwright 1824: Josiah Ferris, shipwright. Born about 1824 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Josiah as 17yrs, living at No 8 - 9 North Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr.
FISHER William Shipwright 1805 William Fisher, shipwright master and carpenter. Born circa 1805 in Chester, Cheshire, England and died 6 February 1859 at 25 Rock Street, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire. William and Mary Burns, married 7 July 1828 at St. Peters Liverpool, Lancashire. William's occupation recorded on 1837 Birth Certificate of daughter Ellen Elizabeth Fisher as a Shipwright. 1841 UK census: a Shipwright living at 3 Bunbury Place, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire. 1851: a Journeyman / Shipwright living at 29 Rock Street, Toxteth Park, Liverpool, Lancashire. Recorded on 1858 Marriage Certificate of his son Henry Fosher as a shipwright and recorded on his own 1859 Death Certificate as a Shipwright Master. William's occupation recorded on 1859 Marriage Certificate of eldest daughter Mary Jane Fosher as a Carpenter. Contact Andrew by
FLEMEN Henry Shipwright 1810: Henry Flemen, shipwright. baptised 27 Feb 1810 Mevagissey, Cornwall, England. Parents: Thomas Flemen and Elizabeth Bunney. Married c.1836 Mary Ann Kitt [b.c.1810 Devonport-d.1878 Sheerness] in 1861 census [rg9/530 f.142.p.2 Sheppey] Henry Flemen aged 51 is inspector of shipwrights. Henry died 1867 aged 57 years, Sheerness, Kent. Contact Jean by
FLEMEN John Thomas Henry Shipwright 1820: John Thomas Henry Flemen, shipwright. Born 1820-1821, Fowey, Cornwall, England. Wife: Eliza Coram born circa 1822. Son of John Flemen shipwright b.1864 Mevagissey & Jane Williams. Contact Jean by
FLEMEN Thomas Shipwright 1825: Thomas Flemen, shipwright. Born circa 1825 at Plymouth Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 15yrs, living at Chapel Court, Chapel Lane, Plymouth Parish: St.Charles the Martyr. Wife: Jane Common born circa 1822. Parents: Thomas (Shipwright)& Mary. Contact Jean by
FLEMEN Thomas William Shipwright 1798: Thomas William Flemen, shipwright. Born 14 June 1798 Mevagissey, Cornwall, England and Baptised 1800. Wife: Mary born circa 1801in Leycock,Wiltshire. Son of John Flemen shipwright b.1864 Mevagissey & Jane Williams. by 1841 census living with family in Plymouth. Sons Thomas Flemen [b.c.1825 Plymouth]and John Thomas H. Flemen [b.c.1821 Fowey,Con] both shipwrights. Thomas Williams Flemen brother of Hannah Flemen wife of William Rickard, [1802-1877] blacksmith. Contact Jean by
FORD John Shipwright 1806: John Ford, shipwright. Born about 1806 in ?Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 35yrs, living at Northfleet, Kent with his brother William 30yrs (shipwright), Martha 30yrs,Joseph 8yrs, Martha 18months.
FORD William Shipwright 1810: William Ford, shipwright. Born 1810-1811 in ?Kent (not sure), England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 30yrs, working and living in Northfleet, Kent with Martha 30yrs and children Joseph 8yrs, Martha 18months. His brother John 35yrs (shipwright) also lives with them.
FORRESTER David Shipwright 1813: David Forrester, shipwright. Born about 1813, not in kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 28yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Elizabeth 23yrs(not born Kent). Children: Mary 3yrs and Jane 1yrs,neither born in Kent.
FOSTER James Shipwright 1825: James Foster, shipwright. Born about 1825, Brixham, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists James as 26yrs,a prisoner at 1-Devon County Prisons, St David, Exeter, Devonshire. Listed in Shipwrights and Prisoner Indexes.
FOWELL Benjamin Shipwright 1820: Benjamin Fowell, shipwright journeyman. Born 1820-1821 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Benjamin as 20yrs, living in Higher Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his parents Benjamin (see Blacksmiths Index) & Sarah Fowell and sister Mary Fowell 20yrs. Listed at same address is apprentice blacksmith Thomas Crossman 14yrs (born 1827 Devon).
FREEMAN Robert Shipwright 1768: Robert Freeman, Shipwright. Died 1768 Antigua Bound. I am looking for information on Robert Freeman, a Shipwright and his wife Rachael (sic) whose Will dated 1759 was proved 1768 (NA site search) and/or Robert Freeman Shipwright who married Elizabeth Baldock, Rochester St Nicholas 1772. Contact Brian by
FRIEND D. Shipwright 1822: Friend. D. a shipwright of Ramsgatw, Bankrupt. Solicitor was Mr. BIGG, Southampton-buildings, Chancery-lane. Taken from The Examiner ( London, England ), Sunday, July 14, 1822; Issue 755.
FROCQ William Shipwright 1827: William Frocq, shipwright. Born about 1827 in St Martins Guernsey. The 1861 UK census lists William as 34yrs, unmarried, a shipwright at Friquet, St Martins, Guernsey. lLving with widowed mother Judith.
FULL Robert Shipwright 1826: Robert Full, shipwright. Born about 1826 in devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Robert as 15yrs, living at 32 Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his parents William & Mary Ann Full.
GARDINER (GARDNER) Gibbon (Giban) Shipwright 1710: Gibbon Gardiner, born: about 1710. Worked: His Majesty's Yard of Chatham,Kent. Wife: Ann Edmens(unlcear) married August 1735. Will dated 1738. Will proved London 14 Dec 1752.
GARLAND Matthew Shipwright 1743: Matthew Garland, shipwright. Baptized at Deptford in 1743. Parents: Matthew Garland and Ann Garland. Matthew lived at Deptford for his entire life. He served an apprenticeship to a shipwright for seven years from 1758. In 1766 Matthew married Sarah Storey(Stowery) at Deptford and they had ten children. Matthew and Sarah both died in 1819. Contact Judy by
GARRETT John Shipwright 1824: John Garrett, shipwright. Born about 1824, Isle of Man. John married Elizabeth Moriarty; they lived in Toxteth Liverpool, England and in Wells Lane Tranmere, Wallasey, Cheshire. An inquest held on 27th January 1877 reported John died the week before aged 52 as a result of an accident aboard the Gaterson in West Float Cheshire in which his legs were crushed in a hawser. Contact Sharon by
GAVEY Philip Shipwright 1815: Philip Gavey, shipwright. Born about 1815, St Hellier, Jersey. The 1851 UK census lists him as 36yrs, at 123 Greenville Street, Parish of St Hellier, Jersey. With wife Nancy 31yrs born St Hellier, Jersey.
GAVEY Philip Shipwright 1808: Philip Gavey, master shipwright/shipbuilder, employs 6 men. Born about 1808, St.Saviour,Jersey. The 1851 UK census lists him as 43yrs,at 3 Commercial Buildings,Parish of St Hellier,Jersey; with wife Mary 44yrs born Trinity,Jersey.
GAVEY Thomas Shipwright 1810: Thomas Gavey, master shipwright. Botn about 1810, St Saviour,Jersey. The 1851 UK census lists him as 41yrs, at 3 Seaton Place, Parish of St Hellier,Jersey; with wife Elizabeth 44yrs born St Saviour.
GEDGE George Shipwright 1789: George Gedge, shipwright. Born about 1789, at Havenham-Suffolk. The 1851 UK census lists him as 62yrs, at 20 North Quay, Great Yarmouth; with wife Ann 63yrs born Yarmouth. See Blacksmiths of Norfolk Index for grandson William Bailey 17yrs.
GENT James Shipwright 1800: James Gent, shipwright. Born about 1800, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 41yrs, at Park Street,. Plymouth Parish of St.Charles the Martyr; with wife Maria 35yrs born Devon.
GLANVILLE William Shipwright 1771: William Glanville, shipwright. Born about 1771, Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 70yrs, at Higher Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr; with wife Elizabeth 50yrs born DEV.
GLASSPELL Charles (Jnr) Shipwright 1860: Charles Glasspell, Shipwright. Born 1860 at Clarence Road Whippingham, Isle of Wight. He was the eight child of eleven. Lived almost all of his life in East Cowes, retiring to Marks Corner Calbourne. He died age 78 in 1938. See Blacksmiths of Isle of Wight for his father Charles (Snr). Contact Margaret by.
GLENN James Shipwright 1887: James Glenn, shipwright. His daughter Louisa Glenn married widower Josiah Thomas Amner 22 Oct 1887, Chatham-Kent. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
GODDARD John Shipwright 1846: John Goddard, shipwright & wife Alice of Northfleet. Two Goddard children baptised on the same day,on 17th February 1861 by Vicar J Southgate. They are Joseph Goddard born Aug 1854 and Alice Goddard born March 1859. Information came via the Kent email list. No contact name. See http://cityark.medway gov uk 621jpg. & 622 jpg. Pages 133 & 134. Also baptized on the same day were five children of John & Elaine Liddle. The Goddards and the Liddles may be related as the eldest son of John Liddle had the middle name of Goddard. See entry for Liddle on this Shipwrights index. I do not have any further information on the Goddards or Liddles.
GODFREY John Shipwright 1811: John Godfrey, shipwright. Born about 1811 in kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at Northfleet, Kent; with wife Elizabeth 30yrs born Kent. Children: Ann 5yrs, John 4yrs, Nathaniel 3yrs.
GOODING James Shipwright 1840 James Gooding, shipwright. Born 1840-1841in Essex, Harwick, England. The 1881 UK census lists him as 40yrs, unmarried, a boarder at 52 Hope Street, Sheerness, Kent.
GOODYEAR Robert (Jnr) Shipwright 1829: Robert Goodyear (Jnr), shipwright. Born about 1829 and baptized on 22nd February 1829 at St Clement, Dartmouth, Devon England. The 1841 England Census lists Robert as 12yrs living in Clarence Street, Townstal, Dartmouth with his family. Father: Robert (born 1795), mother Sarah. Siblings: Sarah 15yrs; Mary Ann 17yrs; William 8yrs. 1851: Robert is 22yrs, unmarried, still in Dartmouth living with his mother Sarah who is listed as married but Robert (Snr) is missing from the family home. 1871 England Census shows that he has moved to Greenwich in London and is still employed as a Shipwright, He continues to be a Shipwright up to 1881. In 1881 Robert (Jnr) is 52yrs, living at 8 Woodbine Cottage Greenwich with wife Fanny 55yrs (born Creston,Devon). Children: Emily Elizabeth 16yrs. Edward Albert 14yrs; Boarders John Charles Walker 15yrs (engineer apprentice) and Thomas.T. Barham 28yrs (carpenter). The 1891 England Census shows that he trades as a Carpenter and Robert (Jnr) dies the following year. More information welcome. Contact Rita by
GOODYEAR Robert (Snr) Shipwright 1795: Robert Goodyear (Snr), shipwright. Born around 1795 in Devon, England. The 1841 England Census lists Robert as 46yrs, a shipwright Robert . Living in Clarence Street, Townstal, Dartmouth, Devon with wife Sarah nee Punchard 46yrs (born 1794 Stoke Fleming Devon). Children: Robert (Jnr) 12yrs; Sarah 15yrs; Mary Ann 17yrs; William 8yrs. Listed at the same address is ?relative Henry Punchard 36yrs (ag. labourer) and Shipwright John Rindal 20yrs. In 1851 Sarah is 54yrs and listed as married but Robert (Snr) is missing from the family home in Dartmouth. Son Robert (Jnr) 22yrs, unmarried (shipwright); William 17yrs (a cooper). Contact Rita by
GOSS Thomas Shipwright 1781: Thomas Goss, shipwright. Born about 1781 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 60yrs, living in Lower Street, Plymouth Parish of St. Charles the Martyr.
GOULD John Shipwright 1794: John Gould, shipwright HM dockyard. Born about 1794 Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 57yrs, living at High Street, Blue Town, Kent. Wife Sarah 55yrs. Children: Richard 19yrs dockyard labourer. Servant: Sarah Reed 17yrs.
GOULD William Shipwright 1791: William Gould, shipwright. Born about 1791, in Devon. William married Catherine Prior from Kent on 17th January 1816 at Stoke Dameral (IGI). The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs; living at Gloucester Street, Devonport; with wife Catherine 48yrs. Children listed 1841: Richard 21yrs (born 1821 see Whitesmiths Index); Catherine 18yrs (born 1823); Mary 7yrs (born 1835. Another son William Prior Gould ( born 2nd February 1817 – see Shipwrights Index). Contact Richard by.
GOULD William Prior Shipwright 1817: William Prior Gould, shipwright. Born 2nd February 1817, in Devon. Believe he died 1875. The 1851 UK census lists him as 34yrs, living at 21 Portland Place, Morice Town, Stoke Dameral, Devon; with wife Elizabeth 30yrs. Children: Ann 9yrs; William 8yrs; Elizabeth 6yrs; Catherine 5yrs; Margaret 4yrs; Eliza 8months infant. The 1861 census lists them living at 37, Back Garden Street, Devonport with four more children ; Sophia 9yrs; Samuel. R. 7yrs; Rosina 4yrs; Edward. J. 1yr. Contact Richard by.
GRACE Nathaniel Shipwright 1818: Nathaniel Grace, shipwright. Born 1818, in Sunderland, ?Durham, Northeast England. Natahaniel spent some time in Chatham shipyard (Kent) where he was employed as a shipwright /ships carpenter. In 1846 in Greenwich he married Mary ann Carr whose father John Carr was also a boat builder. He returned back to Sunderland by 1861 and remained there until he died in 1903. Contact Ian by
GRAINEY Robert (Jnr) Shipwright 1820: Robert Grainey (Jnr), shipwright journeyman. Born 1820-1821 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr; with parents Robert (see Blacksmiths Index) & Johanna
GRAINEY Robert (Snr) Shipwright 1791: Robert Grainey (Snr) , shipwright journeyman. Born about 1791 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with wife Johanna
GREEN Samuel Shipwright 1820: Samuel Green (Snr) / Greene, shipwright. Born about 1820-1921, in Cork Ireland. Samuel married Mary Ann O’Brien; they had a son Samuel Phillip Greene. 1881 UK census lists Samuel as 60yrs. living at Glenaloon Street, Woolwich (dockyard), with wife Mary Ann 50yrs. I have picture and additional information. Contact Karl by
GREENSLADE George Thos. Shipwright 1830: George Thos. Greenslade, shipwright. Born about 1830 in Totnes, devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 21yrs, at 16 Cottage No 1, Plymouth, Devon; with mother Susan 62yrs widow. Sister: Susan 27yrs. See Blacksmiths Index for brother Robert Josh 22yrs.
GREGORY William Rich Shipwright 1805: William Rich Gregory, shipwright. Born about 1805 and baptized in 1805 in Stoke Damerel, devon, England and . William married Lucy nee Cumming. Their son Thomas Rich Gregory born about 1830; sons birth certificate lists their address as Gasking Street, Charles the Martyr (Stonehouse?). Thomas. R. became a carpenter in Charles. Contributor does not wish to be contacted.
GRIFFITHS John Shipwright 1779: John Griffiths,living in Stoke Damerel, Devon listed in two Deeds. He is my 5x great grandfather. Contact Charlotte by.
GRINSTEAD William Shipwright 1791: William Grinstead, shipwright. Born about 1791,in kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, at West Street, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Elizabeth 40yrs)born Kent). Children: Ann 15yrs; Charles 15yrs; George 10yrs; Frances 10yrs; Robert 5yrs; Harriet 5yrs.
GRUBB Thomas Shipwright 1863: Thomas Grubb, found in Simpson's Portsmouth Directory and Court Guide for 1863. Possibly at 86 Queen Street, Portsea.
GRUNDY William Shipwright 1801: William Grundy, shipwright. Born about 1801 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Fife's yard, Blue Town, kent, with wife Ann 40yrs. Children: William 15yrs; Charlot 20yrs; Joh' 14yrs; Charles 11yrs;Amelia 5yrs.
GULLY James Shipwright 1816: James Gully, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent.
HAMON Philip Shipwright 1836: Philip Hamon, shipwright apprenctice. Born about 1836 in St Clement,Jersey. The 1851 UK census lists him as 15yrs, living in Wesley Street,Parish of St Hellier,Jersey. With grandfather Charles HAMON landed prop.
HAMON Philip Shipwright 1804: Philip Hamon, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1804 in St John,Jersey.The 1851 UK census lists him as 47yrs, 6 Goucester Street,Parish of St Hellier,Jersey. Wife: Anne 50yrs born St John,Jersey.
HANNAM Benjamin Shipwright 1820: Benjamin Hannam, shipwright. Born about 1820-1821 Isle of Wight,Hampshire. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, living in Chapel Place, parish of Whippingham. Parents: William 60yrs(ropemaker) & Sarah 60yrs. Sister Ann ?20yrs. Servant: Mary Knopp 20yrs.
HARNETT (ARNETT) William Shipwright 1786: William Harnet, shipwright. Born about 1786, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 55yrs, living in Gillingham with wife Sarah 45yrs (born Kent).
HAWK Francis Shipwright 1832: Francis Hawk, shipwright. Born about 1832 in St Udey-CON. The 1851 Uk census lists him as 19yrs, 25 Parade, ---. Parents: Robert & Eliz (See Blacksmiths Index).
HEATH John Shipwright 1776: John Heath, master shipwright. Born about 1776 in Wolborough-DEV. The 1851 UK census lists him as 75yrs, 1-Union Workhouse Newton Abbot, Wolborough,Devon. Widower.
HIDER James Shipwright 1794: James Hider, shipwright inspecor. Baptized 1794, at Chatham , Kent, England. Parents: John and Elizabeth Hider. In 1810 he began work as a Shipwright at Chatham Dockyard. In 1819 he married Harriet Buse at Rochester and they then settled at Deptford, where four of their eight children were baptized. About 1841 Deptford Dockyard was closed for a year or so for refurbishment and James and Harriet spent this period at Sheerness. By May 1844 they were back in Deptford, where they spent the rest of their lives. James, by then an Inspector of Shipwrights, retired in 1859 and died in 1879. Harriet died 1887. Contact Judy by
HIDER William Shipwright 1827: William Hider, shipwright. Born 1827, at Deptfor, Kent, England. Parents: James Hider and Harriet Buse. William & his first wife Isabella had three children baptized at Deptford between 1848 and 1856. Isabella died in the 1860s and William remarried, having three more children with his second wife Esther. By 1881 William & his second family has moved to New Brompton and were still together there ten years later after William had retired. Contact Judy by
HILL Henry Shipwright 1826: Henry Hill, apprentice shipwright. Born about 1826 Isle of Wight. The 1841 UK census lists him as 15yrs living in parish of Whippingham. See Shipwrights Index for parents John & Sarah and brother Nathanial.
HILL John Shipwright 1796: John Hill, shipwright. Born about 1796 Isle of Wight, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 45yrs living in parish of Whippingham. Wife Sarah 50yrs. Sons: Henry 15yrs(apprentice shipwright) amd Nathaniel 10yrs.
HILL Richard Shipwright 1804: Richard Hill, shipwright?. Born about 1804 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 37yrs, Plymouth Parish: St. Charles the Martyr. Wife: Jane 32yrs in 1841.
HILL Richard Shipwright 1790: Richard Hill, shipwright. Born about 1790 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 51yrs, in Park Street, Plymouth Parish of St.Charles the Martyr with wife Ann 51yrs (born Devon).
HOAD Henry (1) Shipwright 1790: Henry Hoad (1), shipwright. Born 1790 and died 1863. Shipwright in Rye,Sussex, England. Website www geocities.com/astrostu. Contact Stuart
HOAD Henry (2) Shipwright 1816: Henry Hoad (2), shipwright. Born 1816 and died 1873. Shipwright in Rye,Sussex, England. Website www geocities.com/astrostu. Contact Stuart
HOAD Henry Sisley Shipwright Henry Sisley Hoad, shipwright. Had conflicting information came re this person. No details available.
HOCKARAY John Shipwright 1820: John Hockaray, shipwright. Born 1820-1821 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists himas 20yrs, at Lower Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr.
HOCKING William Shipwright 1816: William Hocking, shipwright. Born about 1816 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr. Wife: Jane 25yrs born DEV.
HODGE Samuel Shipwright 1822: Samuel Hodge, shipwright. Born about 1822 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 19yrs, Hampton Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr. with parents Samuel 55yrs & Sarah 53yrs Siblings listed: Edwin 24yrs (Cartwright); John 12yrs; Mary 10yrs; Also listed: Eliza Smith 34yrs; Eliza Smith 9yrs;William Smith 7yrs; Emma Smith 1yr infant. See Cartwrights Index for brother Edwin.
HOLIDAY James Shipwright 1826: James Holiday, shipwright, apprentice. Born about 1826 in Northfleet,Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 15yrs.
HOLMES William Shipwright 1811: William Holmes, shipwright. Born about 1811 (not in Kent). The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at Terrace, Northfleet, Kent. No other details.
HORRELL William Shipwright 1811: William Horrell , shipwright. Born about 1811 (not in Kent). The 1841 UK census for Kent lists him as 30yrs, in Northfleet, Kent. Wife: Eliza 25yrs, not born in Kent. John 2yrs, Amelia 1yr.
HORSWELL John Shipwright 1827: John Horswell, shipwright. Born Padstow in 1827 and Baptised on 6th May 1827. John married Harriett Ballinger on 25th May 1851 in Westminster, London. He was a shipwright at HM Dockyard, Sheerness, Kent on 1861 & 1871 censuses. Harriett died in 1872. John and eight of his nine children moved to Devonport, Devon by the time of the 1881 census where John then worked as a shipwright at HM Dockyard, Devonport. John Horswell died on 4th January 1890 in Liskeard, Cornwall. Contact Susan by
HORTON Henry Shipwright 1816: Henry Horton, shipwright. Born about 1816 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Red Lion, Northfleet, Kent with wife: Elizabeth 20yrs born Kent.
HOSKING Joseph Shipwright 1791: Joseph Hosking, shipwright. Born about 1791 in Devon. The 1841 Uk census lists him as 50yrs,at Bellair Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr. ?widower
HOUSE George Shipwright 1820: George House,shipwright. Born 1820-1821 in Whippingham Isle of Wight. The 8141 UK census lists him as 20yrs, living in Whippingham with wife Jane 20yrs. Children: George 2yrs; James 3 months infant.
HOWELL Philip Shipwright 1789: Philip Howell, shipwright. Born 1789 died 1826 of Dysentry. Phillip is listed on his daughter Louisa's wedding certificate as a Shipwright. Contact Patricia by
HOY David Shipwright 1775: David Hoy, shipwright. Born 1775, Scotland. David emigrated to the USA and worked as a shipwright in Baltimore, maybe arriving there in 1812. David later travelled to Tasmania in the 1820's, where he continued as a Master Shipwright and had an incredible life of adventure and achievment. David died in Hobart, Tasmania, in 1857. Contact Lois by
HUBBLE Abraham Shipwright 1801: Abraham Hubble, shipwright. Born about 1801 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Greenich,Woolich,Kent, with wife Maria 35yrs born Kent. Children: Harry 10yrs,Emily 6yrs,William 4yrs,Louisa 1yr infant.
HUGHES Thomas Shipwright 1842: Thomas Hughes, shipsmith. Born about 1842, Liverpool, Lancashire, England. The 1911 UK census lists Thomas as 69yrs, living at Kirkdale, Lancashire with wife Mary Ann 69yrs (born Luton, Bedfordshire).
HUGILL William Shipwright 1773: William Hugill, shipwright. Born about 1773 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 68yrs, at High Street, Blue Town,Kent. Others lists: James Hugill 35yrs,shipwright; Maria Hugill 35yrs; Mary Hugill 15yrs; Maria Hugill 8yrs
HUME George Wilson Shipwright 1943: George Wilson Hume, shipwright born 1943 Dumbarton Scotland.Learned his trade in John Browns shipyard,Clydebank,Scotland. Married Mary McGinty 1967 in Dumbarton.Still living in Dumbarton. Contact Joe by.
HUNDENS George Shipwright 1816: George Hundens,shipwright. Born about 1816 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, in Northfleet, Kent with wife Maria 25yrs born Kent.
HURST Irvin Shipwright 1833: Irvin Hurst, shipwright. Born 1833 Whitehaven, Cumberland, England. Parents: Henry Hurst and Sarah Swift. Irvin emigrated to New Zealand where he married Elizabeth Coote of Ireland 1861. Contact Colleen by.
JACKSON Harris Shipwright 1816: Harris Jackson, shipwright. Born about 1816, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at High Street, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Mary 25yrs(born Ireland). Daughter: Matilda months infant. Eliza Jackson 55yrs.
JEYO Charles Shipwright 1824: Charles Jeyo, shipwright. Born about 1824, Fowey,Cornwall, England. The 1851 UK census lists Charles as 27yrs, living at 10 Market Lane, Stoke Dameral, Devon, lodging with HICKS family.
JOHNSON Abraham John Blacksmith 1820: Abraham John Johnson, shipwright. Born 1820 in London, England and died-1896. During 1844-1850s Abraham was in Bristol; and 1860s-1896 he was at Southampton, England . Contact Tamsyn by
JOHNSON George Shipwright 1820: George Johnson , shipwright. Born about 1820, where? The 1841 UK census lists George as 40yrs, not born in Kent, living in the Terrace, Northfleet, lodging with shipwright William Holmes. Female servant Charlotte Harman 20yrs also listed. Can’t find him on 1851 or 1861 census.
JONES Elias Shipwright 1826: Elias Jones, shipwright at Everton, Liverpool . Born about 1826, Lancashire, England. The 1841 UK Census lists Elias as 15yrs. Living at Back Lime Street Liverpool, Lancashire with his family. See the Millwrights Index for his father Robert Jones,50yrs, Millwright and mother Mary 55yrs plus Catherine Jones 4weeks infant and Elizabeth Jones 35yrs. In 1861 Elias is 36yrs. Living in Hotham Street, Liverpool with wife Mary 36yrs and sons John 11yrs and Elias 2yrs. Contact William by
JONES James Shipwright 1840: James Jones, shipwright. Born about 1840, Northwood, Isle of Wight. The 1891 census lists him as 50yrs, living at 6, Fellows Road, Northwood,IoW. Wife: Emily 52yrs. Children: James 13yrs, Alice 9yrs.
JUPP Charles Shipwright 1816: Charles Jupp, shipwright. Born about 1816, where? The 1841 UK census lists Charles as 25yrs, not born in Kent, living at, Northfleet, Kent, with wife Sarah 30yrs.
KELD William? Shipwright 1800: William Keld, shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 40yrs, living at Greenwich, Woolich, Kent with wife Sophia 35yrs. Children: William 9yrs, Emma 7yrs, Phoebe 6yrs, Henry 4yrs, Alfred 2yrs. Estha Keld 75yrs.
KERR (CARR) Walter Shipwright 1801: Walter Kerr or Carr, shipwright. Born at Tweedmouth, Northumberland (was Co. Durham. Parents: Robert Kerr and Jane Weatherhead. In 1813 he began work at Deptford, Kent, before serving an apprenticeship there and becoming a Shipwright. In 1824 he married Catherine Osborne at Newington, Surrey and they had seven children. Walter lived at Deptford all his adult life except for a year or two c1840 when he was at Sheerness, Kent, due to Deptford Dockyard being refurbished. Walter retired in 1865, by then an Inspector of Shipwrights and died at Deptford in 1881, six years after Catherine. Listed also under CARR. Contact Judy by
KERSWELL William Shipwright 1776: William Kerswell, shipwright. Born about 1776 in Plumouth, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 64yrs, living at Coxside Green, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr; Others listed: Caroline Kerswell 20yrs; Eliza Kerswell 3yrs; Sarah Pasco 30yrs; Mary Pasco 1yr infant; Sarah Carpenter 25yrs; Ann Poulton 20yrs; Martha Jacob 55yrs; Jane Woodland 20yrs.
KINGDON Edward Shipwright 1835: Edward Kingdon, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1835 in Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Edward as 16yrs, living at 5 Sutton Rd Lockyer Place, Plymouth, Devon. Brother of John. E. Kingdon (shipwright). See Blacksmiths Index for parents Henry & Mary.
KINGDON John E. Shipwright 1833: John. E. Kingdon, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1833 in Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1851 Uk c ensus lists John as 18yrs, living at 5 Sutton Rd Lockyer Place, Plymouth, Devon . Brother of Edward Kingdon (shipwright) . See Blacksmiths Index for parents Henry & Mary.
LACEY (LACY) Charles Shipwright 1875: Charles Lacey, leading shipwright RN. Born about 1875, Plymouth Devon, England. The 1891 UK census lists Charles as a shipwright apprentice and in the 1901 census he was a Leading shipwright in the Royal Navy. Parents: Samuel & Elizabeth. Brother Reuben.W. Contact Patricia by
LACEY (LACY) Reuben.W. Shipwright 1872: Reuben.W.Lacey, shipwright. Born about 1782, Plymouth Devon England. The 1891 and 1901 UK census lists Reuben as a shipwright app then a shipwright following after his father and great grandfather. Parents: Samuel & Elizabeth. Brother Charles. Contact Patricia by
LACEY (LACY) Samuel Shipwright 1844: Samuel Lacey, shipwright. Born about 1844, Plymouth Devon, England. Samuel married Elizabeth Taylor in 1865. Between 1865 and 1870 he was at Chatham (Kent) dockyard from then on he was back at Plymouth Dockyard 2 sons Reuben W & Charles are also shipwrights listed in this index. Contact Patricia by
LAGALLE Charles Shipwright 1840: Charles Lagalle, shipwright. Born 1840-1841 in St Martin Guernsey. The 1861 UK census lists Charles as 20yrs, living at Rue Hacié, St. Martin, Guernsey with his rents John L & Rose.(b. France).
LAMPARD John Edward Shipwright 1844: John Edward Lampard, shipwright. Born about 1844, Sheerness, Kent. The 1851 UK census lists John Ed. as 7yrs, living at 5 Beach Street, Sheerness, Kent with father: John Homewood Lampard (Clerk/writer at the dockyards) and Mother: Rebecca. Siblings listed: Elizabeth.F. 5yrs; Mercy J. 3yrs and Frederick 6mths infant. In 1861 John 17yrs, an apprentice shipwright at 6 Beach Street, Sheerness with his family Siblings: Elizabeth Fras 15yrs; Mercy Jane 13yrs; Rebecca 8yrs; Clara 4yrs. The 1871 census lists John as 27yrs, living at 25 High Street, Sheerness with wife Emma marie 23yrs (born Sheerness). Children: Annie 5yrs. Sister-in-Law Selina Greenstreet, 20yrs. Niece Emma 6mths infant. Contact Lynda by
LANDER John Shipwright 1796: John Lander, shipwright. Born about 1796, Stoke Damerel, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 45yrs, at Fords Lane Cottages, Stoke Damerel with wife Jane 50yrs (born Ilfracombe, Devon). Children: John 20yrs (see blacksmiths index); Amelia 20yrs; Ellen 15yrs; Ruth 13yrs; Eliza 11yrs. In 1851 John is listed as 56yrs ; Ann 58yrs. Daughter Ellen 24yrs. Grandchildren: William Wilton 3yrs and George Wilton 1yr infant.
LANG James Shipwright 1843: James Lang, shipwright. Baptised on 23rd December 1843 in Appledore, Devon, England. James Lang lived all his life in Appledore, I can only presume that he worked in one of the Appledore Shipyards. He married Elizabeth Ann Jeffery, also of Appledore in 1877. The couple had ten children. James Lang died in 1910, aged 67 years. Contact Susan by
LANG Oliver & Oliver William Shipwright Oliver & Oliver William Lang, master shipwrights. I am looking for information about two master shipwrights, father and son, Oliver and Oliver William Lang; Although they worked in various dockyards I think they originated from Plymouth, Devonport. I would really be interested in knowing more about their background, at least in part because I have strong family links with Devon, and at least some of those are with the Navy and Plymouth. Contact Joy by
LASHBROOK William Shipwright 1796: William Lashbrook, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 45yrs, living at 6 Gasking Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 45yrs (born Devon).
LASLETT Thomas Shipwright 1791: Thomas Laslett, shipwright, carpenter. Born about 1791,Stamorth, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 50yrs,living in Gillingham, Kent with wife Elizabeth 35yrs (born Hull, Yorkshire). Children: Ann ?15yrs; William 5yrs; Elizabeth 3yrs; Edward 1y infant. Also listed is George Amner 14yrs (apprentice shipwright ). 1851: Thomas is 62yrs,a carpenter, living in cape Lane, Gillingham. Elizabeth is 44yrs. Children: Ann 25yrs; William 15yrs (born 1836, shipwright apprentice); Elizabeth1 3yrsl Edmund 11yrs; Henrietta 9yrs; James 7yrs; Alice 5yrs. There is a family tree on ancestry.com.
LASLETT William Shipwright 1836: William Laslett, shipwright. Born about 1836, Gillingham, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 5yrs, living in Gillingham with his family. 1851: William is 15yrs, apprentice shipwright still with his family at cape Lane, Gillingham. See Shipwrights Index for his father Thomas Laslett (born 1791) and mother Elizabeth plus siblings.
LAWES? Richard Shipwright 1796: Richard Lawes, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists Richard as 45yrs, living in Lower Wood Street, Greenwich, Woolwich, Kent with wife Elizabeth 30yrs (born Kent).
LE CORNU Charles Shipwright 1816: Charles Le Cornu, shipwright. Born 1816 at St.Brelade. The 1851 census for Jersey lists Charles as 35yrs, living in the Parish of St.Brelade, Jersey. Wife: Susan 33yrs (born 1818) St.John,Jersey. Contact Michele by.
LE CORNU Philip Shipwright 1837: Philip Le Cornu, shipwright. Born 1837 in St Clement,Jersey. The 1851 census for jersey lists Philip as 14yrs, living at 48 Le Hucqtrel Street,Samares. Parents: Philip & Margaret. Contact Michele by.
LE CORNU Philip Shipwright 1812: Philip Le Cornu, shipwright. Born 1812 in St Clement,Jersey. The 1851 census for jersey lists Philip as 39yrs, living at 48 Le Hucqtrel Street,Samares. Wife: Margaret 42yrs(born 1809), St Clement,Jersey. Contact Michele by.
LE LIEVRE Abraham Shipwright 1827: Abraham Le Lievre, shipwright, blacksmith, wheelwright. Born about 1827, St Helier, Jersey, Channel Islands.. The 1841 Census for St Helier, Jersey lists Abraham as 14yrs, blacksmith apprentice, living with his family. In 1871 Abraham is 44yrs, a shipwright; Nancy is 38yrs. Children: Anne 11yrs; Abraham 6yrs; Louisa 9yrs; Isaac 4yrs; Walter 2yrs. In 1881 Abraham is 54yrs, Nancy 48yrs. Children: Abraham 15yrs; Isaac 13yrs; Walter 11yrs; Anne Elizabeth 21yrs; Louisa 18yrs; Hannah 9yrs. Abraham is listed in Blacksmiths of Channel Islands, Wheelwrights and Shipwrights Indexes. See Blacksmiths of Channel Islands for his father Peter Le Lievre and other family members. Contact Chris by
LE PATTORIL John G Shipwright 1846: John. G. Le Pattoril, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1846 in St Martin, Guernsey. The 1841 census for Guernset lists John as 15yrs, living at Military Rd., St. Martin, Guernsey with his parents Peter & Susan Le Pattoril.
LESTER ? William Shipwright 1800: William Lester , shipwright. Born about 1800 in Aylsford, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 40yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary 30yrs (born Kent). Children: John 7yrs; Thomas 4yrs; Mary 13yrs and William 1yrs.
LIDDAD ? Richard Shipwright 1800: Richard Lidiard?, shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Richard as 40yrs, living at 21 How Street Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Jane 30yrs (born Devon).
LIDDLE John Shipwright 1846: John Liddle, Shipwright, Northfleet, Kent, England. John & his wife Elaine had five children baptized (on the same day)17th February 1861 by Vicar J Southgate. Thomas Goddard Liddle born 19th February 1846, Joseph Goddard Liddle born 16th May 1850, Alfred Liddle born 20th Apil 1854, William Henry Liddle born 17th April 1856, Eleanor Liddle born 3rd April 1858. Also listed here are two Goddard children Baptised at the same time, who could be related, being as Thomas & Joseph Liddle have a middle name of Goddard. See theis Shiprwrights Index for the Goddard family. They are Joseph Goddard born Aug 1854 and Alice Goddard born March 1859 both born to John Goddard a Shipwright & Alice of Northfleet. Information came via the Kent email list. No contact name. See http://cityark.medway gov uk 621jpg. & 622 jpg. Pages 133 & 134.
LINE William B. Shipwright 1823: William. B. Line, shipwright. Born about 1823 in Guernsey. The 1851 UK census lists William as 28yrs, lodging with the Torr family in Ebrington Street, Kingbridge, Devon
LINES Henry Shipwright 1820: Henry Lines, shipwright apprentice. Biorn 1820-1821 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Henry as 20yrs, living in Woolster Street Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his parents John 50yrs (shipwright )and Mary 50yrs Lines. Brother WIlliam 15yrs (shipwright).
LINES John Shipwright 1790: John Lines, shipwright. Born 1790-1791 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 50yrs, living in Woolster Street Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife :Mary 50yrs (born Devon). Sons Henry and William Lines are shipwrights listed here.
LINES William Shipwright 1826: William Lines, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1826 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 15yrs, living in Woolster Street Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr. Parents John 50yrs (shipwright) and Mary 50yrs Lines. Brother Henry Lines 20yrs (shipwright).
LONG Edward Shipwright 1831: Edward Long, shipwright. Born about 1831 in Northwood, Isle of Wight, England. The 1891 census lists him as 60yrs, living at ?Bilton House, Fellows Road, Norhthwood, Isle of Wight with wife Charlotte 47yrs. Children: Harriet 15yrs, Susan.J. 10yrs.
MACEY James Shipwright 1806: James Macey, shipwright. Born about 1806 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, at Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary 40yrs (born Kent) & Son: William 15yrs.
MacKENZIE William Shipwright 1820: William MacKenzie, shipwright. Born 1820-1821 (not in Kent). The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at Northfleet, Kent; with wife Martha 20yrs (born - not in Kent).
MAHONEY James Shipwright 1809: James Mahoney, shipwright. Born about 1809,in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 31yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Lucy 25yrs (born Ireland).
MAHY Henry Shipwright 1822: Henry Mahy, shipwright. Born about 1822, St Peter Port. The 1861 UK census lists him as 39yrs, at Fosse, St. Martin, Guernsey; with wife Martha 43yrs ( born St. Martin).
MARETT Philip Shipwright 1838: Philip Marett, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1838, St Clement, Jersey. The 1851 UKc ensus lists him as 13yrs, at Wesley Street, Parish of St Hellier, Jersey with parents Philip (seaman)36yrs & Mary Marett 35yrs.
MATTHEWS William Shipwright 1835: William Matthews, shipwright. Born about 1835, Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 16yrs, at Duke Street, Stoke Damerel, Devon with his family. See Blacksmiths of Devon for father Samuel Matthews (born about 1811) and mother Ann.
MAUGER Nicholas Shipwright 1847: Nicholas Mauger, shipwright, apprentice. Born about 1847, St. Martin;, Guernset. The 1861 UK census lsits him as 14yrs, at Saïnts, St. Martin, Guernsey; living with grandfather Peter Mauger.
MAXWELL John Shipwright 1806: John Maxwell, shipwright. Born about 1806 (not in kent). The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, at Terrace, Northfleet, Kent; with wife Jane 30yrs (born - not in Kent) and John 10yrs.
MAYBURY Stephen Shipwright 1821: Stephen Maybury, shipwright. The origin of Stephen Maybury is unclear, but he is first recorded when he marries Mary Barr from the Isle of Man at St Anne's, Liverpool on 12th April 1821. They have eight children between 1821 and 1838. Stephen then vanishes before the 1841 census, leaving Mary and a few of the Children in Liverpool. In a later census she is recorded as a widow. Contributor does not wish to be contacted.
McKINNON Stuart Shipwright 1890: Stuart McKinnon, shipwright. Born about 1890 in Scotland. Wife: Jane Smith McKinven, married in 1918 in Campbeltown, Scotland. Died: unknown. If you have information to share please contact Joe by.
McKINVEN  Edward McKay Shipwright 1886: Edward McKay McKinven,shipwright. Born 1886 in Campbeltown, Scotland. Wife: Margaret Brown, married in 1914 at Campbeltown. Died 1956 at Irvine, Scotland. If you have information to share please contact Joe by.
McLEAN James Shipwright 1811: James McLean, shipwright. Born about 1811, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at Bentham's Buildings, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Hannah 30yrs (born Ireland). Children: Marg 4yrs; James 2yrs; Arabella 9mths infant.
McMILLAN John (1) Shipwright 1849: John McMillan, shipwright [my grandfather]. Born 1849 Campbeltown,Argyll, Scotlan. Learned his trade in the shipyards on the Clyde.Married Mary Morrison 1876 in Liverpool, England, died 1892 in Southampton, England. Contact Joe by.
McMILLAN John (2) Shipwright 1876: John McMillan, shipwright [my uncle]. Born 1876 Dumbarton,Scotland.Learned his trade in the shipyards on the Clyde. Nothing else known about him.Family story is that he was "lost at sea". Contact Joe by.
McNICOL Angus Shipwright 1900: Angus McNicol ship builder. Chosen to go to Australia early 20th century to a ship building company in Queensland. Contact Marilyn by
MEGAN Michael Shipwright 1820: Michael Megan, shipwright. Born 1820-1821, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at High Street, Blue Town, Kent
MERTHY ? Justin Shipwright 1820: Justin Merthy, shipwright. Born 1820-1821, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at High Street, Blue Town, Kent; with Ellen Merthy 15yrs; Hannah Merthy 20yrs;
MILTON John Shipwright 1806: John Milton, shipwright. Born about 1806 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St. Charles the Martyr; with wife Charlotte 32yrs (born Devon).
MINTER Thomas Shipwright 1811: Thomas Minter, shipwright. Born about 1811 (not in Kent). The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at Northfleet, Kent.
MITCHELL Joseph Shipwright 1820: Joseph Mitchell , shipwright. Born 1820-1821 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Northfleet, Kent. No other details
MOFFATT Richard Shipwright 1816: Richard Moffatt, shipwright journeman. Born about 1816, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Vauxhall Street, Plymouth Parish of St.Charles the Martyr with his mother Elizabeth 50yrs.
MONK John Shipwright 1800: John Monk, shipwright. Born1800-1801 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at 9 North Street, Plymouth Parish, St. Charles the Martyr; with wife ?Betsy 30yrs (born Devon).
MOORE William Shipwright 1816: William Moore , shipwright. Born about 1816, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with parents William & Jenny Moore.
MOORE William Shipwright 1786: William Moore, shipwright. Born about 1786, in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 55yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr with wife Jenny 55yrs (born Devon).
MORGAN Thomas William Shipwright 1865: Thomas William Morgan,shipwright. Born about 1865 in Oxford. Recorded as Boatsmith in 1881, 1891 and 1901. Married Sarah Ann Wood in 1888. Contact Rosalind by .
MORRIS Joseph Shipwright 1800: Joseph Morris, shipwright. Born 1800-1801(unknown-not recorded). The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Northfleet, Kent; with wife Elizabeth 40yrs (born Kent) & Alfred 12yrs; Robert 6yrs; Ellen 4yrs; Thomas 3yrs.
MULDER Jno Shipwright 1816: Jno. Mulder, shipwright. Born about 1816 in Holland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 25yrs, at Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr
MURPHY James Shipwright 1810: James Murphy, shipwright. Born about 1810 (not in Kent). The 1841 UK census lists him as 31yrs, at Benthams Buildings, Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent; with wife Margaret 25yrs(born ?Ireland) & daughter Margaret 3yrs born ?Ireland). Also listed: Mick Driscott, 31yrs Shipwright born ?Ireland)
MUSGROVE Charles Shipwright 1826: Charles Musgrove, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1826 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 15yrs, at Jubillee Street, Northern Side, Plymouth Parish, St Charles the Martyr; with parents Joseph & Dunisha Musgrove (both born Devon).
NAISBY Robert Shipwright 1800: Robert Naisby, shipwright. Born 18800-1801 ?where, unknown. The 1841 UK census lists Robert as 40yrs, living in Beaumont Cottage, Northfleet, Kent with wife Jane 40yrs (born - not in Ken)t. Children: William 10yrs; George 8yrs; James 6yrs Mary 1yr.
NEWBEGIN John Shipwright 1864: John Newbegin, shipwright. Married at Duvauchelles Bay, Banks Peninsula NZ, 1864 to Marian Bond. Contact Anne by.
NICHOLS Samuel Shipwright 1762: Samuel Nichols, shipwright. Born about 1762 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Samuel as 79yrs, living in Gibbon Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with Elizabeth Nichols 30yrs.
NICKELS Thomas Shipwright 1795: Thomas Nickels, Shipwright in Fowey in 1795. Apprentice Shipwright: Richard Pain(see Shipwrights Index). Contact Richards descendant to share information contact Diana by.
NICOLLE Philip Shipwright 1817: Philip Nicolle, shipwright, ships carpenter. Born about 1817, Channel Islands. The 1851 UK census lists Philip as 34yrs, living in Samares Lane, St Clement with wife Rachel 41yrs (born St Lawrence, Jersey). Children: Phillip 12yrs; Ann 10yrs; Esther 8yrs; Elizabeth 5yrs. Visitor: John Esnouf 1yr infant. IN 1861 Philip is 4yrs; Rachel is 51yrs. Children: Philip.S. 21yrs; Ann. R. 20yrs; Esther 18yrs; Elizabeth 15yrs; Mary.L. 8yrs.
NICOLS Richard (Snr) Shipwright 1803: Richard Nicols (Snr), shipwright superintendant. Born about 1803 in Stoke, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Richard as 48yrs, living at 55 Navy Row, Devonport, Devon with wife Mary 48yrs (born devon). See Blacksmiths of Devon Index for son Richard (Jnr). Other children: Mary. J. 20yrs; John 8yrs; Sarah 6yrs
NIXON Robert Shipwright 1840: Robert Nixon, shipwright apprentice. Born 1840-1841 in Steynton, Pembrokeshire, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists Robert as 10yrs, apprentice to master shipwright James Thomas at Hubberston, Pembrokeshire
NOCK Thomas Shipwright 1776: Thomas Nock, shipwright. Born about1776 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 65yrs, living at 10 whitecrop Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Ann 50yrs (born Devon).
OAK Lewin James Ship Carpenter 1817: Lewis James Oak, ship carpenter. Born about 1817, Topsham, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Lewis as 34yrs, living at Fore or High Street, St.Thomas, Topsham with wife Jane 31yrs (born Topsham).
OWEN William Shipwright 1826: William Owen, shipwright. Born about 1826-27, Staynton Parish, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists William as 24yrs, with wife Mary 23yrs, visiting the Gould family in Hubberston, Wales.
PADDON Edward Shipwright 1830: Edward Paddon, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1830, Dunshaw, Bideford, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Edward as 21yrs, living at Torrington Lane, Bideford, Devon. Parents: pauper/potter George 68yrs and Izet P addon. Siblings: James 30yrs (unmarried); Mary 29yrs (unmarried); George 21yrs (unmarried); William 18yrs; Robert 15yrs; John 12yrs. Lodger: Robert Gabriel 16yrs(blacksmiths assist). In 1861 Edward is 30yrs,a shipwright, living in Stoke Damerel, Devon with wife Emily 25yrs(born Bideford). Children: William.H. 6yrs; Elizabeth. A. 4yrs; Edward 4months infant. There is another Edward Paddon born about 1825 listed in the Wheelwrights Index. Not sure if they are the same person or not.
PAIN Richard Shipwright 1780: Richard Pain was my 4 x great grandfather. He was born in Fowey, Cornwall in 1780 and according to his indenture papers, of which I have a copy, became an apprentice to Shipwright Thomas Nickel in Fowey in 1795. On the completion of his apprenticeship in 1802 he moved to Devonport where he took up work in the Naval Dockyards. Wife: Ann Collom/Collum He died in Stoke Damerel in 1858. contact 4 x great granddaughter Diana by.
PALMER Edward Shipwright 1793: Edward Palmer, shipwright. Born 02 January 1793 and Christened 04 August 1796 at Stoke Damerel, in Devon, England. See familysearh.org . Parents were Edward and Elizabeth Palmer. The 1841 UK census lists Edward as 45yrs, living in Salem Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr. Others listed: Elizabeth Palmer 40yrs (born Plymouth). Children: John Palmer 15yrs; William Palmer 9yrs; Elizabeth Palmer 7yrs.
PANNETT Richard Shipwright 1800: Richard Pannett, shipwright. Born about 1800, in kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 41yrs, at Beal's Platform, Blue Town, Kent; with wife Harriett 40yrs. Children: John 19yrs; apprentice; Harriett 15yrs; Charlot 13yrs; ?Sarah Ann 10yrs; Selyna 1yr infant.
PEACH John Shipwright 1799: John Peach, shipwright. John married Mary McTeere, widow, on 31 July at St Nicholas, Liverpool, Lancashire, England. In July 1799, at the baptism of their son Thomas at St Nicholas, Liverpool, John is described as a shipwright, abode Dockside. In July 1805, at the baptism of their daughter, he is described as a shipwright of Old Dock Side, Liverpool. He died in 1845 in Liverpool. He is one of my paternal ancestors. Contact Martin by
PEEK William B. Shipwright 1797: William. B. Peek , shipwright. Born about 1797 in Devonport, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 54yrs, living at 28 Cornwall Street, Devonport, Devon with wife Elizabeth 50yrs (born Devonport). William worked at HM Dock Yard Devonport. See Blacksmiths of Devon for son William Peek 19yrs. Also listed is daughter Elizabeth Barnes 21yrs and grandson John Barnes 2yrs.
PENGELLY Edwin Shipwright 1825: Edwin Pengelly, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1825 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Edwin as 16yrs, living at back of Tavistock Place, Plymouth Paris of: St Charles the Martyr. Parents: John.S. & Judy Pengelly.
PENGELLY William Shipwright 1810: William Pengelly, shipwright. Born about 1810 in England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 41yrs, living at 2 Wesley Street, Parish of St Hellier, Jersey with wife Eliza 37yrs (born Guernsey SPP). Children: William 9yrs; Emma. E. 5yrs and Ruth 2 months infant.
PENNEY William Alfred Shipwright 1853: William Alfred Penney, shipwright. Born about 1853 in Kent, England. The 1891 UK census lists William as 38yrs, living in Berridge Road, Sheppey with wife 42yrs (born Kent). Children: Florence Jane 12yrs; William Alfred 11yrs; Emily Alice 9yrs; George.C. 7yrs; Cordelia.J. 5yrs; James.J. 3yrs; Walter.W. 1yr infant. Brother Harry Jim Penney 24yrs (a hammerman). Contact Cheryl by .
PENROSE William Shipwright 1826: William Penrose, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1826 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 15yrs, living in Higher Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his parents Joseph & Mary. See Blacksmiths Index for his brother James.
PEPPERELL William Shipwright 1823: William Pepperell , shipwright. Born about 1823 in Malborough , Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 28yrs, unmarried, living at his sister and brother in law’s house in Union Street Malborough . Brother-in-law: Harris Thorning 41yrs (master blacksmith). His sister Jemima Thorning nee Pepperell 40yrs. Nephew Hercules Thorning 9yrs.
PITCHER William Shipwright 1786: William Pitcher, shipwright. Born about 1786 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 55yrs, living in the Terrace, Northfleet, Kent. Also listed is Sarah Miller 36yrs ; Charlotte Parker 22yrs; Sophia Featherstone 15yrs.
POLKINGHORNE William Shipwright 1800: William Polkinghorne, shipwright. Born about 1800 in Devonport, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 50yrs, living at 12 South St, Stoke Damerel with wife Jane 48yrs (born Torpoint, Cornwall). Seven children listed in census 1851 including son Joseph a Blacksmith (listed in Blacksmiths of Devon).
PRATTEN Francis Shipwright 1770: Francis Pratten, shipwright. Born about 1770 in Kent. The 1841 UK census lists him as 71yrs, at High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness, kent; with wife Sarah 75yrs (born Kent).
PRIN James Allnut Shipwright 1844: James Allnut Prin, shipwright. Born 1844 in Plymouth, Devon, England. James Wife: Bessie Martin, married in Plymouth. Contact.
PRIOR Thomas Shipwright 1796: Thomas Prior, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1796 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 45yrs, living at Stoke Damerel, Devon with wife Eliza 20yrs (born Devon).
PRYNNE Samuel Shipwright 1834: Samuel Prynne, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1834 in Stoke Dameral, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Samuel as 17yrs, living at 9 St.John Street, Clowance with his parents Charles & Elizabeth. See Blacksmiths of Devon Index for brother Robert 19yrs. Other siblings listed: William 22yrs, Elizabeth 15yrs.
PULESTON John Shipwright 1785: George Puleston, shipwright journeyman, born circa 1785 in Plymouth Devon. Married in 1816 thereafter shifting to Chatham Dockyard (Kent) where he stayed until 1835 when he returned to Plymouth. In the 1841 census he was a pensioner but resumed his trade in 1851, dying in 1853. Contact Patricia by
PULESTON John George Shipwright 1822: John George Puleston, shipwright. Born about 1822 in Old Brompton Kent, England. Christened 03 march 1822 at St Marys, Chatham, Kent. Son of shipwright George and Bessey Puleston. 1841: he was a shipwright apprentice in Plymouth. 1851: he was a tradesman in East Stonehouse. Found again in 1881: as an unemployed Shipwright. 1891: John is 69yrs a retired Shipwright; wife Charlotte is 58yrs. Children: Bessie.R.L.Puleston 21yrs; Florence.M.Puleston 17yrs; Henry.E.Pulston 14yrs. Granddaughter Beatrice. E. Puleston 8yrs. John died c 1901 in Plymouth Contact Patricia by
PUTT Josiah Shipwright 1825: Josiah Putt, shipwright journeyman, Born about 1825, Malborough, Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 26yrs,at Lower Baston, Marlborough, Kingsbridge,Devon. Lives with widowed mother Elizabeth 54yrs.
RANDELL Oliver Shipwright 1840: Oliver Randell, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1840-41, Burton, Pembrokeshire, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists Oliver as 10yrs, apprentice to master shipwright James Thomas at Hubberston, Pembrokeshire.
RANDELL Thomas Shipwright 1810: Thomas Randell, shipwright. Born 1810-1811in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census li and ,William 7yrs.
RAULTEFF Edwin Shipwright 1819: Edwin Raulteff, shipwright. Born about 1819 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Edwin as 22yrs, living in Wicker Cottage, Gascoyne Street , Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Sarah 24yrs (born Devon).
RAWLINS John Shipwright 1735: John Rawlins, shipwright at St.James, Bristol, Gloucestershire. I have no further information.
RENDLE Richard Shipwright 1835: Richard Rendle, shipwright, carpenter. Born about 1835, Plymstock, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists John as 16yrs with his parents and siblings in Plympstock. See Wheewrlights Index for parents John & Harriet Rendle. Brothers: William. H. Rendle 17yrs (see Blacksmiths of Devon), John. W. Rendle 19yrs (see Wheelwrights Index). 1861: Richard is 26yrs, working at HMS Docks Sheerness. Wife Mary.J. 21yrs (born Plymouth). And son Richard.W. 2yrs. Visitor: John Williams 24yrs, unmarried (RN ships carpenter born Plymstock).
RENDLE William Shipwright 1805: William Rendle, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1806 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 35yrs, living in Jubillee Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Sarah 30yrs (born Devon).
RHODES Charles Shipwright 1816: Charles Rhodes, shipwright. Born about 1816 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Charles as 25yrs, living at 6 Briton Side, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Ann 50yrs (born Devon).
RICHARDS Hugh Shipwright 1846: Hugh Richards, shipwright. Born about 1846, Milford, Pembrokshire, Wales. Hugh worked with HM Dockyards Sheerness, Kent. The 1851 census for Wales lists Hugh as 4yrs, living with his parents Thomas (born about 1812) and Ann Bolton Richards plus brother Llewellyn 5yrs. In 1861 Hugh is 15yrs, working in the family business. The 1901 UK census lists Hugh as 53yrs, living at Delamark? Road, Sheernes with his wife Mary. T. (born Pembrokshire). One child listed: Winnifred .M. Richards 15yrs. Boarder: Milton Kendrick 24yrs (engine fitter at HM Dockyards). See Anchorsmiths Index for his father Thomas Richards (born about 1812? in Pembrokshire). Hugh’s brother Thomas (Jnr) in 1901 was working at the HM Dockyards, Sheerness (not sure what his trade was). The 1851 Welsh census lists his older brother Llewelyn Richards (born about 1945 in Pembrokshire) as working in their father business (brightsmith/brass/iron). The 1910-15 Valuation Office Survey shows Hughe's ownership of a property at Newport Pembrokeshire, his grandfather's home. Contact Dave at
RICHARDSON Andrew. Y. Shipwright 1786: Andrew. Y . Richardson, shipwright and publican. Born about 1786 in Sunderlan, Derb, England. The 1851 UK census lists Andrew as 65yrs, living at the King Street Ferry Boat, Kings Lynn, Norfolk with wife Ann 65yrs (born Sunderland). Son: David Richardson 40yrs (see Blacksmiths of Norfolk Index). Daughter: Sarah Hewitt 27yrs. Grandchildren: Henry.E. Hewitt 4yrs & Cecelia Hewitt 2yrs.
RICKARD William (Jnr) Shipwright 1829: William Rickard (Jnr), shipwright. Born about 1829 Devonport, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 22yrs unmarried ,Shipwright, Devonport, at 20 Dock Wall St, with his parents William (Snr) and Hannah (see Blacksmiths of Devon Index). 1861: Dwelling at 124 Fore St,Stoke Damerel with his parents, but he is now a widower aged 31. I have not been able to find him after this, or pinpoint who he married in the 1850`s. Contact Jean by
RINDAL John Shipwright 1820: John Rindal, shipwright. Born 1820-1821, Devon, England. The 1841 England Census lists John as 20yrs, lodging in Clarence Street, Townstal, Dartmouth, Devon with shipwright Robert Goodyear and family.
RIPIN Elias Shipwright 1806: Elias Ripin, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1806 in Devon, England. The 1841UK census lists Elias as 35yrs, living in Salem Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 35yrs (born? not in Devon) and Mary Ripin 9yrs.
RIXON Robert Shipwright 1840: Robert Rixon, shipwright apprentice. Born 1840-41,Steynton, Pembrokeshire, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists Robert as 10yrs, apprentice to master shipwright James Thomas at Hubberston, Pembrokeshire
ROBERTSON David Shipwright 1820: David Robertson, shipwright. Born 1820-1821 Isle of Wight, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs living in parish of Whippingham. Father:John 60yrs. Mother: Mary 60yrs. Siblings: Helen 25yrs; Adelaide 15yrs; John 15yrs; Sarah Gandy? 8yrs.
ROBINS William Shipwright 1730: William Robins, shipwright. Born circa 1730 in ?place unknown. Son of Richard Bunter Robins of Wiltshire. In his will dated 19 Feb. 1762, William Robins of Portsea, shipwright, provided for his wife, Martha, & three children, all baptised St Mary's, Portsea: William Robins, bap. 11/5/1755; Samuel Hall Robins, bap. 22/6/1760, & Ann Robins, bap. 10/1/1762. William Robins must have died soon after writing the will, as it was proved 17 April 1762. Contact Tony by
RODGMAN John Shipwright 1810: John Rodgman, shipwright. Born about 1810 in Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists John as 40yrs, living at at Illfracombe, Devon . See Blacksmiths Index for parents master blacksmith John (born 1789) & Sarah (aka Sally). Brother William 43yrs, was Harbour Master at Ilfracombe.
ROSE Arthur James Shipwright 1878: Arthur James Rose, shipwright. Born about 1878 in Millton, Kent. Arthur married Ada Topsy Burchell in March quarter 1901, Milton. See freebmd.org.uk. Son Arthur Lewis Bapt. 21 Feb 1904 at Sheerness, Kent. Hoping for more information. Contact Cheryl by
ROUTLEFF William Shipwright 1791: William Routleff , shipwright, shipbuidler . Born about 1791 in Devon, England, The 1841 UK census lists William as 50yrs, living at 33 Lower Street, Plymouth Parish oft. Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 45yrs (born Devon).
ROWE John Shipwright ? 1789: John Rowe, shipwright (boat builder). Born about 1789 in The 184 UK census lists John as 52yrs, a boat builder living in Teats Hill, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Susanna 50yrs (born Devon).
ROWLAND Charles Richardson Shipwright 1825: Charles Richardson Rowland, shipwright. Born ?where and ?when (a guestimate). Charles married Mary Ann ?surname. Their son Charles David was Bapt. 09 July 1845 at Sheerness, Kent. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
RUTHERFORD Thomas Shipwright 1839: Thomas Rutherford ,shipwright. Born ?unsure maybe 1813 in ? Durham, England. Thomas is noted as a Ship's Carpenter on his Marriage Record 1 Apr 1839 to Sarah Butler, St. Thomas' Church, Stockton-on-Tees, Durham England. The 1851 Census shows he and his family living in Sunderland Durham (where he is originally from) as a Ship Wright. Contact Pat by.
RYAN John Shipwright 1820: John Ryan, shipwright. Born1820-1821, in Ireland. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at High Street, Blue Town, Kent. ?unmarried.
SANDERS Thomas Shipwright 1833: Thomas Sanders, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1833 in Bristol, Gloucester, England. The 1851 UK census lists Thomas as 18yrs, living in High Street, Bideham, Devon with his uncle John Sanders (see Blacksmiths of Devon Index).
SAYWELL Richard Shipwright 1825: Richard Saywell, shipwright, blacksmith. Christened 21 August 1825 at Gillngham, Kent, England. Parents: William and Elizabeth Saywell. The 1841 UK census lists Richard as15yrs, living Church Street, Gillingham with his parents and sister Hannah. In 1851 Richard is 25yrs, unmarried, a blacksmith, still living in CHurch Street with family.
SEWARD John (Jnr) Shipwright 1825: John Seward (Jnr), shipwright apprentice. Born about 1825 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 16yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent . See Shipwrights Index for his father, shipwright John (Snr) and siblings.
SEWARD John (Snr) Shipwright 1800: John Seward (Snr), shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 40yrs, living in Kura Vale Northfleet, Kent. No wife listed. Children: John 16yrs (shipwright apprentice); Eliza 15yrs; Emma 11yrs.
SHEARLE Samuel Shipwright 1826: Samuel Shearle, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1826 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Samuel as 15yrs, living in Exeter Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his parents James & Mary.
SHEPHERD William Shipwright 1779: William Shepherd, shipwright. Born about 1779, Dover, Kent, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 72yrs, a shipwright at the shipyard Dy Yd, and living in Rose Street, Sheerness, Kent with wife Frances 70yrs (born Essex) and granddaughter Frances 14yrs (born Leath, Scotland).
SHILSTON John Dichitt Shipwright 1796: John Dichitt Shilston, shipwright. Born about 1796, Devon, England. John’s (1) wife was Mary Hole. They had a son names William Hole Shilston (see Shipwrights Index). The 1841 UK census lists John as 45yrs, living at Coxside China House, Plymouth Parish St Charles the Martyr with (2) wife Betty nee Pethick 40yrs and had 5 children of which one was my gggrandfather. Note there is no E on the end it is SHILSTON. Apparently the Shilston's had ship building at China House until 1905 and the business was sold off by Alfred Shilston, William Hole Shilston's youngest son. See the shipwrights Index for John’s brother William Ditchett Shilston. Contact Helen & Keith by
SHILSTON William Shipwright 1800: William Shilston, shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 40yrs, living in Gasking Street, Plymouth Parish St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 40yrs (born Devon). Children: Priscilla 13yrs; William 10yrs; Francis 7yrs; John 5yrs.
SHILSTON William Ditchitt Shipwright 1796: William Ditchitt Shilston, shipwright, apprentice. Born about 1796 in devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists William as 45yrs, living at Coxside China House, Plymouth Parish St Charles the Martyr with wife Betty 40yrs [think she was a broderick but not sure). William,wife and family moved to Portsmouth. Apparently the Shilston's had ship building at China House until 1905 and the business was sold off by Alfred Shilston, William Hole Shilston's youngest son. See the shipwrights Index for William’s brother John Ditchett Shilston. Contact Helen & Keith by Contact Helen & Keith by
SHOPLAND Thomas Shipwright 1800: Thomas Shopland, shipwright. Born about 1800 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 41yrs, living in Teats Hill, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary.
SIMPSON George Shipwright 1823: George Simpson, shipwright. Born about 1823 in Devonport,Devon, England. George and Elizabeth Viney Davis married in 1845 in Plymouth, Devon. In 1909 he was living in Amhurst Road in Plymouth. Contact Susan by
SISLEY Henry Shipwright 1790: Henry Sisley, shipwright. Born 1790-1791 in Sheppy (Sheerness) Kent, England. The 1971 UK census lists Henry as 80 yrs living in Sheerness with wife Mary 80yrs (nee Exebee born 1791 on the Isle of Sheppey). Died 1878 in the Minster Workhouse).
SKINNER John Shipwright 1786: John Skinner, shipwright, Born about 1786, Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 55yrs, living at Monmouth Street,Topsham. I have no further information.
SMALE George Shipwright,Blacksmith 1825: George Smale, blacksmith, shipwright. Born about 1825 in Plymouht, Devon, England. Son of blacksmith Henry Smale and Betsy. The 1841 UK census lists George as 6yrs,living with his parents and siblings in Navy Row, Plymouth. In 1851 George is 15yrs, apprenticed shipwright. 1861: George is 26yrs, unmarried, working as a smith at HM Dockyards. Still living with his parents. George is listed in Balcksmiths Devon and Shipwrights Indexes. Contact Jenny by.
SMALE Joseph Shipwright 1834: Joseph Smale, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1834 in Plymouth. The 1851 UK census lists Joseph as 17yrs an apprentice shipwright at HM dockyards. See Blacksmiths of Devon & Kent Indexes for parents William & Ann plus siblings. His brother Joseph is listed in the Shipwrights Index. Contact Jenny by.
SMALE Matthew Shipwright 1830: Matthew Smale,shipwright. Born about 1830 in Plymouth. Census 1851: 21yrs apprentice shipwright at dockyards. See Blacksmiths of Devon & Kent Indexes for parents William & Ann plus siblings. His brother Joseph is listed in the Shipwrights Index. Contact Jenny by.
SMITH George Shipwright 1815: George Smith, shipwright. Born about 1815-16, Saltash, Cornwall, England. The 1841 UK census lists George as 25yrs. Living in Gillingham, Kent with wife Elizabeth 25yrs (born Devonport, D evon). Children: Elizabeth 4yrs. In 1861 George is 46yrs, living in Chatham, Kent. Elizabeth 44yrs . Children: George ?Andrew 19yrs (apprentice shipwright – later ?photographer); John A’d 17yrs (tin smith, gas fitter); Frederick W 10yrs; Matilda 1yr infant.
SMITH James Shipwright 1780: James Smith, shipwright. Born 1780-1781 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists James as 60yrs, living in Clarence Street, Plymouth Parish of S .Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 40yrs (born Wales).
SMITH John Shipwright 1790: John Smith, shipwright. Born 1790-1791?where. The 1841 UK census lists John as 50yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Mary ?50yrs.
SMITH Robert (Jnr) Shipwright 1866: Robert Smith (Jnr), shipwright apprentice. Born about 1866 in Sheerness, Kent, England. The 1881 UK census lists Robert as 15yrs, living at 66 Hope Street, Sheerness with his parents Robert (a shipwright) & Elizabeth Smith.
SMITH Robert (Snr) Shipwright 1835: Robert Smith (Snr, shipwright. Born about 1835 in Newcastle, Northumberland , England. The 1881 UK census lists Robert as 46yrs, living at 66 Hope Street, Sheerness, with wife Elizabeth 44yrs (born Durham, Sunderland). See census 1881 for 6 children listed including son John(born 1866, a shipwright).
SNELL James Shipwright 1820: James Snell, Shipwright. Born 1820-1821 England. The 1861 Census for St Peters Port, Guernsey, Channel Islands lists James as 40yrs, living at ?16 ?Glatney, Guernsey with wife Caroline (nee Morgan) 40yrs. Children: Bertha 15yrs & Lily 7yrs. Living with father-in-law: James Morgan, 75yrs,widower. (RG12/4701 Page 16).
SOLE John Shipwright 1800: John Sole, shipwright, at HM dockyards. Born 1800-1801 in Minster Sheppey, Kent. 1851 UK census lists him as 50yrs, a widower, living in High Street, Blue Town, Sheerness with daughter Mary.A. Sole 19yrs.
SPENCER John Shipwright 1796: John Spencer, shipwright. Born about 1796, Isle of Wight, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 45yrs, living in parish of Whippingham with wife Jane 40yrs. Children Listed: John 20yrs; Elizabeth 20yrs; Jane 13yrs; Louisa 4yrs; Eliza.H. 6yrs; George 4yrs.
SPENCER Walter Shipwright 1873: Walter Spencer, boatbuilder. Born about 1873 in West Cowes, isle of Wight. The 1891 census lists him as 18yrs, a boat builder, living with relatives at 3, Shaldon Cottage, Fellows Road, Northwood, West Cowes. Also listed at this address is his brother-in law James Frank Bright 29yrs (Shipwright), Kate Bright 25yrs (?nee Spencer). Nieces: Florence Bright 3yrs & Lynda Bright 10mths infant. His sister: Jessie Spencer, 20yrs, single. (Rg12/885 Page 26 Parish of St. Marys’s, West Cowes).
SPUNNER John Shipwright 1800: John Spunner, shipwright. Born about1800, Sheerness, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 40yrs, living at Rosher’s Wharf, Northfleet. In 1851 John is 52yrs, living at 2 Thames Parade St George Hanover Square, Belgrade, Middlesex with wife Elizabeth 39yrs(born Northfleet).
STEDMAN William Shipwright 1864: William Stedman, shipwright. Witness to a marriage at Duvauchelles Bay, Banks Peninsula, NZ 1864. Contact Anne by.
STOREY Thomas Shipwright 1710: Thomas Storey, shipwright. Baptized 1710 at Deptford, Kent, England. Parents: Daniel & Elizabeth Storey. In 1738 he married Sarah Ralph at Lee and they had five children, all baptized at Deptford. Thomas died abroad, probably in 1758 and Sarah continued to live at Deptford until her death in 1764. Contact Judy by
STOREY Thomas Shipwright 1746: Thomas Storey, shipwright. Baptized in 1746 at Deptford, Kent, England. Parents: Thomas Storey and Sarah Ralph. In 1761 he began a seven-year apprenticeship to a Shipwright at Deptford and then worked as a Shipwright, based at Deptford, until his retirement there in 1821. In 1773 Thomas married Mary Watson at Deptford and their ten children were all baptized at Deptford. Thomas died at Deptford in 1828, two years after his wife Mary. Contact Judy by
STRONG Robert Shipwright 1825: Robert Strong, shipwright. Born about 1825 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Robert as 16yrs, living at 13 Looe Street, Plymouth Parish of St. Charles the Martyr with his parents John & Mary.
TARDIF Nicholas Shipwright 1798: Nicholas Tardif, shipwright. Born about 1798 in Guernsey, Channel Islands. The 1861 UK census lists Nicholas as 63yrs, living in Blanches Rd, St Martin, Guernsey with Charlotte 57yrs (born St Martin).
TATUM George Shipwright 1681: George Tatum, shipwright. Source Citation: London Metropolitan Archive; Reference Number: COL/CHD/FR/02/1431-1436. Source Information: Ancestry.com. London, England, Freedom of the City Admission Papers, 1681-1925 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010. Original data: Freedom admissions papers, 1681 to 1925. London, England: London Metropolitan Archives. COL/CHD/FR/02. Contact Imogen by
TAYLOR Henry.I(?) Shipwright 1847: Henry. J.Taylor (initial unclear), shipwright. Born about 1847 in West Cowes, Isle of Wight, England. The 1881 UK census lists Henry as 34yrs, living in Ruby Street, Whippingham, East Cowes with wife Mary. J. Taylor 32yrs (born West Cowes).
TAYLOR John M Shipwright 1802: John. M. Taylor , shipwright. Born about 1802 in Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. The 1851 UK census lists John as 49yrs, living in Row No.138, Great Yarmouth with wife Elizabeth 46yrs (born Yarmouth). See Blacksmiths Index for sons George 18yrs & Thomas 16yrs
THACKWELL Joseph Shipwright 1809: Joseph Thackwell, shipwright. Born 1809 Much Dewchurch Herefordshire, England and died in 1879. Joseph married Mary Hall. Children: Jane Elizabeth born 1829, Edwin James born 1835, Benjamin Joseph born 1837, Cardiff Clamorgan, a ships carpenter he died drowning working on the Manchester Ship Canal 1897. George John born1839. Contact Roy and Jean by
THOMAS Edward Shipwright 1796: Edward Thomas, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Edward as 45yrs, loving at 23 Higher Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Eliza 30yrs (born Devon).
THOMAS James (Jnr) Shipwright 1829: James Thomas (Jnr), shipwright. Born about 1829 in Hubberton, Wales. The 1851 census for Wales lists him as 22yrs, living with parents. See Shipwrights Index for father, master shipwright James Thomas and mother Damaris.
THOMAS James (Snr) Shipwright 1798: James Thomas (Snr), master shipwright. Born about 1798, Nolton Parish Pembrokeshire, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists James as 53yrs, living at Hubberston, Pembrokeshire, with wife Damaris 60yrs (born St Davids) and son James 22yrs (shipwright). Lodger Robert Beed 20yrs (Apprentice shipwright); 1829: James Thomas (Jnr), shipwright. Born about 1829, Hubberston, Pembrokeshire, Wales. The 1851 UK census lists James as 22yrs, living in Hubbesrton with family. See Shipwrights Index for father master shipwright James (Snr) Thomas and mother Damaris. Lodgers/apprentices: Robert Beed, Robert Rixon and Oliver Randell are listed in this index.
THOMAS William Shipwright 1806: William Thomas, journeyman shipwright. Born about 1806,?where. Information sent that in 1841 William was 35yrs, living at Yealmpton, Devon. No other information given, and as I can’t see him on the census, so this may have come from a Trade Directory.
THOMPSON William Shipwright 1796: William Thompson, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Kent. The 18141 UK census lists him as 45yrs, at Fife Yard, Blue Town, Kent, with wife Ann 47yrs. Children: William 15yrs & Elizabeth 11yrs.
THOMPSON William Shipwright 1800: William Thompson, shipwright HM dockyards. Born 1800-1801,Gravesend, Kent. The 1851 UK census lists him as 50yrs, living at Batts Yard, Blue Town, Kent.
THORPE Addison Shipwright 1781: Addison Thorpe, shipwright, superintendant. Born about 1781 in Yorkshire, England. The 1841 UK census lists Addison as 60yrs, boarding in ?Town Union Row, Gillingham, Kent. Others listed Elizabeth Drummond 30yrs and Emma Drummond 18mths infant. In 1851 Addison is listed as 66yrs, living in Thomas Street,Poplar . Others listed: his daughter Mary Drummond 37yrs . Son-in-law Francis Drummond 41yrs. Granddaughter Elizabeth Drummond 11yrs; Grandson Francis Drummond 6yrs.
THOUME Frederick Shipwright 1807: Frederick Thoume, shipwright. Born about 1807 in St Martin, Guernsey, Channel Islands. The 1861 UK census lists Frederick as 54yrs, living in at Hurel Rd, Vallon, St Martin with wife Mary 60yrs (born St. Peter ITW).
TINSLEY Edward Shipwright 1850: Edward Tinsley, shipwright. Born about 1850 in Lancashire. The 1911 UK census lists him as 61yrs, a shipwright, living at 93 Stanfield Road, Everton. Was a block, spar and mast maker in previous censuses, having followed his father William Tinsley (1824-1864) into that trade in Liverpool. Contact Stephen by
TINSON Edwin Shipwright 1838: Edwin Tinson, ship carpenter. Born about 1838 in Barnstaple, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Edwin as 13yrs, living in Silver Street, Barnstaple. See Shipwrights Index for parents William & Mary Tinson and see Blacksmiths Index for brother George.
TINSON William Shipwright 1796: William Tinson, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Barnstaple, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 55yrs, living in Silver Street, Barnstaple, with wife Mary 51yrs (born Barnstaple). See Shipwrights Index for son Edwin 13yrs and Blacksmiths Index for son George 16yrs.
TOBY Thomas (Jnr) Shipwright 1830: Thomas Toby (Jnr), shipwright apprentice. Born about 1830 in Topsham, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Thomas as 21yrs, living in Higher Passage Lane, St Thomas with his family. See Shipwrights Index for his father Thomas (Snr), mother Hemoine and brother William.
TOBY Thomas (Jnr) Shipwright 1796: Thomas Toby (Snr), shipwright . Born about 1796 in Topsham, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Toby as 45yrs, living in Higher Passage Lane, St Thomas, Topsham with wife Hermoine 45yrs (born Devon). Sons Thomas Toby 21yrs (shipwright) and William Toby 15yrs plus Matthew Warren 45yrs.
TODD Alexander Shipwright 1800: Alexander Todd, shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Scotland. The 1841 UK census lists Alexander as 40yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Elizabeth 40yrs (born Scotland) daughter Jesse ) 7yrs and sons Frederick 4yrs plus James 10yrs.
TOURTEL John G Shipwright 1844: John. G. Tourtel, shipwright. Born about 1844 in Guernsey, Channel Islands. The 1861 UK census lists John as 17yrs, living at Fosse, St. Martin, Guernsey with his widowed mother Charlotte.
TREGASKIS Francis Shipwright 1827: Thomas Tregaskis, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1827 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 14yrs, living in Green Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his parents Francis & Ann.
TREGEAR Thomas Shipwright 1796: Thomas Tregear, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 45yrs, living at 9 Looe Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his mother ?Elizabeth 70yrs
TUCKER John Shipwright 1824: John Tucker, shipwright, carpenter. Born about 1824 in Came, Dorset, England. John Married Elizabeth ?Rogers (born 1829 in Came, Dorsetshire – see 1851 census). On 25 December 1874 at Lewisham, Kent , John’s daughter Elizabeth Jane (born 1848 in Brixham, Devonshire) married Josiah Thomas Amner (born 1850-1851 Sheerness, Kent) The Amner family were farriers and shipwrights. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
TURNER Thomas Shipwright 1834: Thomas Turner , shipwright. Born about 1834 in Morice Town, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists Thomas as 17yrs, living at No: 1 Ross Street, Morice Town, Stoker Demeral, Devonshire. Parents: Thomas (a rope maker )& Mary and siblings. See Blacksmiths Index for brothers William & Phillip.
TURPIE William Shipwright 1816: William Turpie, shipwright. Born about 1816 in ?Scotland. The 1841 UK census lists William as 25yrs, living in Northfleet, Kent with wife Margaret 25yrs (born Scotland) and daughter Margaret 2yrs.
VANSTONE Henry Shipwright 1839: Henry Vanstone, shipwright. was born in Stoke Damerel in 1839. A shipwright in the Naval Dockyards in Devonport, Devon, England. Contact Diana by.
VIAN John Shipwright 1806: John Vian, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1806 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists John as 35yrs, living in Higher Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Ann 30yrs (born Devon).
VIAN William Shipwright 1796: William Vian, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1796 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Wiliam as 45yrs, living in Jubillee Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 45yrs (born Devon). See Blacksmiths Index for son Israel.
VICKERY Thomas Shipwright 1791: Thomas Vickery, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1791 in Devon, England. The 1841 Uk census lists Thomas as 50yrs, living at 14 Tin Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr wiwth wife Catherine 45yrs (born Devon).
VOSPER Richard Shipwright 1810: Richard Vosper, shipwright journeyman. Born 1810-1811 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists Richard as 30yrs, living in Jubillee Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr.
WAGSTAFF Fred Shipwright 1880: Fred Wagstaff, shipwright. Fred married Frances Miriam Manning December quarter 1899 in Maldon, Essex. See freebmds.org.uk. Frances was born 1880 in Essex. Their son Ernest Arthur born 10 Jan 1904 in Sheppey, Kent. More information required. Contact Cheryl by
WALK / WALKE William Shipwright 1820: William Walk or Walke, shipwright, apprentice. Born 1820-1821 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 20yrs, at Jubillee Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with his Mother Ann 50yrs born DEV.
WALL Thomas Shipwright 1781: Thomas Wall, shipwright. Born about 1781 ?place. The 1841 UK census lists him as 60yrs, at 19 Moon Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr.
WALLER James Shipwright 1792: James Waller, shipwright. Born about 1792, Stoke Damerel, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 59yrs, a widower, living at 27 Charlotte Tce, Morice, Devon. Lives with daughters Louise A. 32yrs & Martha.M. 19yrs.
WALLER William Shipwright 1803: William Waller, shipwright. Born about 1803, Bracing, Norfolk, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 48yrs, living at St.Michales Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk with wife Alice 50yrs(born Flegg Burgh, Norfolk), a silk weaver. No others listed.
WALLIS William Shipwright 1794: William Wallis, shipwright. Born about 1794 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 47yrs, at Teats Hill, Plymouth Parish: St Charles the Martyr with wife Ann 47yrs (born Devon).
WALTER Thomas Shipwright 1791: Thomas Walter, shipwright. Born about 1791 in Eastchurch, Kent, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 60yrs, with wife Celia 61yrs. Living in North Street, Mile Town, Sheerness with daughter Jemima Batt 33yrs; son-in-law John Batt 34yrs (a swayer with HM dockyards). Granddaughter: Elizabeth Batt 11yrs. Other daughter Eliza Batt born 1851(after census). Thomas died before the 1861 census. Eliza worked for my GG Grandmother Maria Swales and was left a small sum of money in Maria's Will. Contact Ann by
WARDEN Samuel Shipwright 1781: Samuel Warden, shipwright. Born about 1781 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 60yrs, at Teats Hill, Plymouth, Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 40yrs.
WARREN Henry Shipwright 1781: Henry Warren, shipwright. Born about 1781 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 60yrs, at Friary Street, Plymouth, Parish St Charles the Martyr with wife Ann 55yrs (born Devon).
WATSON William Shipsmith,Blacksmith 1850 : William Watson, shipsmith, blacksmith in Durham, see 1851-1861 census.
WAUGH Thomas Shipwright 1844: Thomas Waugh,shipwright. Born about 1844 in Marylebone, Middlesex (London), E ngland. The 1861 UK Censys lists him as 17yrs, apprentice shipwright living at Webbs Alley, East Cowes, Isle of Wight with his grandfather David Dawkins ( a rope maker) and grandmother Jane Dawkins.
WEBB Benaiah Shipwright 1794: Benaiah Webb, shipwright. Born about 1794, Portsea, Hampshire, England. The 1851 UK census lists Benaiah as 57yrs, living at Portsea with wife Jane 52yrs (born Portsea). Children: Jane 22yrs; John 20yrs; James 17yrs; Emma 13yrs. Benaiah is an old Biblical name.
WEBB George Shipwright 1820: George Webb, shipwright. Born about 1820, Sheerness, Kent, England. The 1851 UK census lists George as 30yrs, living in Rose Street, Sheerness with wife Eliza 29yrs (born West Indies, British Subject).
WENDELBORN Henry Frederick Shipwright 1912: Henry Frederick Wendelborn, shipwright. Found on son's marriage record in 1912, Oxford, New Zealand. Spouse: Jane nee Mattocks. Son Leonard Bertram, 24, married to Ena Elizabeth Clucas. Contact Anne by.
WESTAWAY Robert Shipwright 1811: Robert Westaway,shipwright. Born about 1811 in Devon. The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs,at 32 Exeter Street, Plymouth, Parish St. Charles the Martyr. With wife Eliza 30yrs born DEV.
WHALEBONE John Shipwright 1784: John Whalebone, shipwright. Born about 1784 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 57yrs, at 9. Benthan’s Buildings, Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent with wife Martha 56yrs. Others listed all with same surname: Martha 25yrs; Thomas 23yrs; William 17yrs; George 15yrs; Charles 12yrs; and ?William Webb 3yrs.
WHITE John Shipwright 1791: John White, shipwright. Born about 1791 Isle of Wight, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, in parish of Whippingham with wife Elizabeth 50yrs. Children: John 20yrs(apprentice shipwright); George 15yrs(apprentice shipwright); William 15yrs (apprentice shipwright).
WHITE Joseph Shipwright 1800: Joseph White, shipwright, ship builder. Born 1800-1801, Isle of Wight. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs living in Castle Street, parish of Whippingham with wife Ann 40yrs. Children listed: Joseph 15yrs; Fred'k 9yrs; Thomas 3yrs; Henny 1yr infant.Servants: Ann Lane 15yrs and Sarah Cooke 40yrs.
WHITELOCK James Shipwright 1811: James Whitelock, shipwright and blacksmith in Cumberland, England. No other details given. Contact Margaret by.
WHITMORE Elias Shipwright,Pauper 1800: Elias Whitmore,shipwright, pauper. Born about 1800 in Shaldon, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 51yrs, a pauper,at 1-Devon Lunatic Asylum St.Thomas.
WIBBIN Henry Shipwright 1776: Henry Wibbin, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1776 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 65yrs, at Stillman Street, Plymouth, Parish of St.Charles the Martyr with wife Elizabeth 60yrs (born Devon).
WILLIAMS Albert Shipwright 1851: Albert Williams, shipwright. Contributor did not send any further info and I cannot find him on the 1851 census. Devon Ship builder. Wife: Mary Ann.
WILLIAMS Frederick Shipwright 1833: Frederick Williams, shipwright. Born about 1833, Gillingham, Kent, England. The 1881 UK census lists him as 48yrs living at 85 Railway Street, Gillingham with daughter Alice 19yrs, dressmaker.
WILLIAMS Joseph W. Shipwright 1830: Joseph W. Williams, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1830 in Plymstock, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 21yrs, at 10 Lower St, Plymouth, Devon. with his sister Elizabeth 18yrs. Brother of William.H.(Shipwright). See Blacksmiths Index for parents Richard & Elizabeth.
WILLIAMS Thomas Shipwright 1806: Thomas Williams , shipwright. Born about 1806 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, at 9 Green Street, Plymouth, Parish St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary 50yrs, and Sarah 15yrs.
WILLIAMS Thomas Shipwright 1826: Thomas Williams,shipwright. Born about 1826 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 15yrs, at 3 Moon Lane,Plymouth, Parish St Charles the Martyr. with Grace 50yrs & Ellen 15yrs.
WILLIAMS William Shipwright 1786: William Williams, shipwright journeyman. Born about 1786 Isle of Wight, England. The 1841 Uk census lists him as 55yrs, living in Castle Street, parish of Whippingham.
WILLIAMS William H. Shipwright 1835: William.H.Williams, shipwright apprentice. Born about 1835 in Plymstock, Devon. The 1851 UK census lists him as 16yrs, at 10 Lower St, Plymouth; with his sister Elizabeth 18yrs. Brother of Joseph.W.(Shipwright). See Blacksmiths Index for parents Richard & Elizabeth.
WILLING Samuel Shipwright 1800: Samuel Willing, Shipwright. Born 1800-1801 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 40yrs, at Sutton Place Plymouth, Parish St Charles the Martyr with wife Anabella 35yrs.
WILLIS Thomas Shipwright 1835: Thomas Willis, shipwright (boat builder). Born about 1835 East Stonehouse, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 16yrs, at 2 Quarry Street,East Stonehouse,Devon. See Blacksmiths of Devon Index for parents Thomas & Rebecca & siblings.
WILLS James Shipwright 1796: James Wills, shipwright. Born about 1796 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists James as 45yrs, living in Clarence Street, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Maria 45yrs (born - not in Devon).
WILSON James Shipwright 1864: James Wilson, shipwright. James was witness to a marriage at Duvauchelles Bay, Banks Peninsula New Zealand in 1864. Contact Anne by.
WINGENT Thomas Shipwright 1806: Thomas Wingent, shipwright. Born about 1806, Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists Thomas as 35yrs, living in Gillingham, Kent with wife Jemima 30yrs (born Kent). Children: Frederick 14 months infant. Also listed is John Willfor 6yrs and John mason 25yrs (journeyman tailor). In 1851 Thomas is 47yrs still in Gillingham. Jemima is listed as 37yrs. Children: Thomas 3yrs; Frederick 1yr infant.
WISEMAN James Precious Shipwright 1789: James Precious Wiseman, shipwright, Superintendant Shipyard. Born about 1789, Burnham, Essex, England. The 1851 UK census lists James as 62yrs, living Rose Street, Sheerness, Kent with wife Ann 61yrs (born Lynn, Norfolk). Daughter Charlotte 41yrs,unmarried. Son William James Wiseman 22yrs (shipwright) and his wife Mary Ann Wiseman 25yrs (born London).
WISEMAN William James Shipwright 1829: William James Wiseman, shipwright. Born about 1829, Sheerness, Kent, England. The 1851 UK census lists William as 22yrs, livning with his wife Mary Ann 25yrs (born London) at his father’s house Rose Street, Sheerness. See Shipwrights Index for his father James P. Wiseman (born 1789) and mother Ann and his sister Charlotte.
WISHMAN ? William Shipwright 1806: William Wishman, shipwright. Born about 1806 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 35yrs, in Northfleet, Kent with wife Luisa 35yrs born Kent. Children: Sarah 8yrs,Sophia 5yrs,William 2yrs.
WITFILL Thomas (Jnr) Shipwright 1801: Thomas Witfill (Jnr), shipwright. Born about 1801 in Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 50yrs, a lodger with the TORR family at Ebrington Street, Kingbridge, Devon.
WITHERELL Benjamin Shipwright 1791: Benjamin Witherell, shipwright. Born about 1791 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 50yrs, at 4 Briton Side, Plymouth Parish of St Charles the Martyr.
WOOD Robert Shipwright 1827: Robert Wood,shipwright. Born about 1827 Plymouth, Devon, England. The 1851 UK census lists him as 24yrs, at 16 Green Street,Plymouth,Devon. Lodges with John & Mary Ann Creber.
WORDWORTH Richard Shipwright 1811: Richard Wordworth, shipwright. Born about 1811 in Kent, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 30yrs, at Northfleet,Kent with Eliza 20yrs ?wife or sister.
WRIGHT Josuah Shipwright 1805: Joshua Wrigh, shipwright (boat builder). Born about 1805 ?where (not in Kent), England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 36yrs, at Dockyard, Northfleet, Kent with wife Jane 35yrs born Kent. Children: Mary 10yrs,Jane 8yrs,Jubina 7yrs.
WYATT William Shipwright 1781: William Wyatt, shipwright. Born about 1781 in Devon, England. The 1841 UK census lists him as 60yrs, at James Street, Plymouth, Parish of St Charles the Martyr with wife Mary.
YOUNG John Shipwright 1845: John Young, shipwright. Born about 1845 in East Cowes, Isle of Wight, England. The 1851 UK Census lists him as 6yrs living in Castle Street, East Cowes with mother Sarah. E. Young (nee Coppinger) 26yrs. Siblings listed 1851 include Ellen 3yrs; Mary 5mths infant. Grandfather John Coppinger 58yrs, widower, mariner. His father Daniel not listed here. The 1861 census lists John as 16yrs, apprentice shipwright living at Elm Place, East Cowes with parents: Daniel Young 40yrs (a mariner) and Sarah 36yrs. Siblings listed 1861: Mary 11yrs; William 8yrs; Daniel 6yrs; Charles 4yrs; Grandfather John Coppinger 68yrs, widower, mariner. His eldest sister Ellen Coppinger had married William Baskett (shipwright) in 1853. John moved to Portsmouth and became a sail maker (1871 census). For info on Coppinger branch contact Ann by
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
    
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