George WEEDEN was born in Southwark, c1776. He worked as a cooper. His parents were Jonathan & Rebekah (nee BRITTON) who married 15 May 1774, at St George the Martyr, Southwark. he was baptised at St John, Horsleydown on 7 July 1776.
From his will, it appears that he died in 1832, aged 56. He was buried on 18 Jul 1832 in a vault at St Mary Magdalene, Bermondsey.
Catherine PERME b. c1779. No baptism found yet.
Have found her aged 60, on 1841 census, and 72, on 1851 census living with her daughter Caroline's family. She outlived George, dying in Dec 1854. She was not buried with George. She was buried at Nunhead Cemetery on 11th Dec 1854.
George and Catherine married
at St. George the Martyr, Southwark
on 16 Sep 1798
They had 12 children baptised between 1801 and 1824
Rebecca b. 28 Jul 1799. Bp. 18 Aug 1799 (St. Geo the Martyr, Southwark). Married Joseph BULLER at St. Marylebone on 27 May 1821. See here for more. George Emanuel b. 1 Feb 1801. Bap. 22 Feb 1801.(St Sav) William b. 29 Mar 1803. Bap. 17 Apr 1803(St. Sav). Still alive in 1831 when George made his will. Jonathan b. 10 Oct 1804. Bap. 4 Nov 1804(St. Sav). Glasscutter. Married Sarah Elizabeth WILLIS on 30 Jul 1828, at St. George, Camberwell. Children were Jonathan(1829), George (1831), Sarah (1835), Benjamin(1838), Martha(1840-1843), and Edward(1841-1846). Wife Sarah died in 1842, and Jonathan in 1846. Mary Ann b. 2 Nov 1807. Bap. 22 Nov 1807. Louisa b. 19 Aug 1809. Bap. 10 Sep 1809. Still alive in 1831 when George made his will. Married Thomas Goodger(or Goodyer) in 1843. No children. Died in 1896 in Holborn, the year after Thomas. Harriett b. 21 Apr 1811. She was a witness at her brother Richard James's wedding in 1852. Not in Southwark in 1841. Appears as a servant on both 1851 and 1861 censuses. (still unmarried) At the age of 51, in 1862, she married Edward Pattinson, and were together for 23 years until he died in 1885. They lived in the City of London at Hutton St, Salisbury Sq. Harriett died in 1891 and left £56 17s 1d to her sister Caroline Dixon. Catherine b. 11 Apr 1813. Died 27 May 1813. Ann Langley b. 2 May 1814. Witnessed her father's will in 1831. Unmarried. Died in Jun qtr 1848. Thomas b. 3 May 1818. Bap. 24 May 1818. Died 12 July 1818. Caroline b. 1820, Bap. 6 Feb 1820. Married James DIXON (blacksmith). See here for more. Richard James b. 13 Jan 1822. Bap.7 Jul 1822. Married Sarah Elizabeth DOWNES in 1852. My 2x gt g'parents. George b. 30 Jun 1824
Here is George's will:
Thanks to Roy Wilkinson for help in interpreting the contents of this will.
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