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John Craxford

Male 1821 - 1890  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name John Craxford 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born Aug 1821  Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 5 Aug 1821  St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1841  High Street, Rothwell, Kettering, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • He was working for farmer William Yeomans
    Occupation 1841 
    Agricultural labourer 
    Residence 1851  (26), Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1861  (99), Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • Listed in the census index as Croxford
    Occupation 1851-1861  [4
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Residence 1871  (88), Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1881  (81), Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Indexed as Crafford
    Residence 1890  Uppingham Union Workhouse, Leicester Road, Uppingham, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 23 Dec 1890  Uppingham Union Workhouse, Leicester Road, Uppingham, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Cause: Senectus (Decrepitude); Bronchitis; Exhaustion 
    Buried 26 Dec 1890  St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I140  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford)
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2015 

    Father John Craxford,   b. Abt Jun 1795, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1853, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 57 years) 
    Mother Jane Ashby,   b. 1791, Horninghold, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Oct 1851, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Married 21 Oct 1816  Cranoe, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference:
    Family ID F43  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Susannah Redshaw,   b. Jul 1815, Rockingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1898, Uppingham Union Workhouse, Leicester Road, Uppingham, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married 11 Jun 1849  St Margaret's Church, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Reference:
    Children 
     1. Joseph Redshaw Craxford,   b. 12 Feb 1851, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1914, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     2. David Craxford,   b. 11 Apr 1854, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1904, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     3. Jane Craxford,   b. 2 Oct 1856, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1865, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Craxford, John (1849) and Susannah Redshaw
    MC: Craxford, John (1849) and Susannah Redshaw
    He was the second son of John Craxford and Sarah Ashby
    Last Modified 12 Dec 2015 
    Family ID F44  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Aug 1821 - Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 5 Aug 1821 - St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 26 Dec 1890 - St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    DC: Craxford, John (1891)
    DC: Craxford, John (1891)
    Died a resident in the Union Workhouse in Uppingham

  • Sources 
    1. [S63] 1841 England Census, Uppingham Gretton HO107/797 11 9 12 (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S236] 1851 England Census, Uppingham HO107/2093 148 7 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S26] 1861 England Census, Uppingham Gretton RG9/2308 74 18 (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S26] 1861 England Census, Uppingham Gretton RG9/2308 4, 74, 18 (Reliability: 4).

    5. [S27] 1871 England Census, Uppingham Gretton RG10/3301 13 15 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S34] 1881 English Census, Uppingham Gretton RG11/3188 87 16 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Uppingham 7a 235 (JFM 1891) (Reliability: 4).

    8. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Leicester 15 139 (AMJ 1849) (Reliability: 3).


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