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William Craxford

Male 1827 - 1885  (58 years)


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  • Name William Craxford 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 1827  Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 Apr 1827  St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1841  Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • He was a lodger with Joseph and Mary Fielding (his maternal grandparents)
    Residence 1848  12, York Street, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1848 
    Millwright 
    Residence 1851  37, Mitre Street, St James Dukes Place, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Honours Oct 1860  [3
    Freeman: City of London 
    Residence 1861  5, Mitre Square, Aldgate, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1881  3, Duke Street, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1885  10, Bartholomew Close, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 30 May 1885  City Infirmary, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Cause: Paralysis 
    Person ID I170  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford)
    Last Modified 1 Oct 2015 

    Father Thomas Craxford,   b. 1803, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1834, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years) 
    Mother Sarah Fielding,   b. Nov 1802, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jan 1839, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 36 years) 
    Married 28 Oct 1824  St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference:
    Family ID F48  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Mary Ann Hunt,   b. 1828, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1893, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 25 Dec 1848  St Margaret's Church, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. William James Craxford,   b. 22 Sep 1849, Aldgate, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1881, Heydour, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)
     2. Emma Jane Craxford,   b. 28 Jun 1851,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Mary Ann Craxford,   b. 2 Dec 1853,   d. May 1855, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     4. Alfred Craxford,   b. 1859, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1860, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     5. Maria Craxford,   b. 1863, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1863, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Alice Evangeline Craxford,   b. 1866, Aldgate, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Lizzie Beatrice Craxford,   b. 1868, Aldgate, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Craxford, William (1848) and Mary Ann Hunt
    MC: Craxford, William (1848) and Mary Ann Hunt
    His father, Thomas Craxford, lived in Gretton, Northampton
    Last Modified 31 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F53  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1827 - Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Apr 1827 - St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1841 - Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1848 - 12, York Street, Westminster, London Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location/Street       : District/Village       : City/Town       : County/State       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Application for Freeman of the City of London
    Application for Freeman of the City of London
    Dated October 22nd 1860, William declared his occupation as wheelwright

    BMD Certificates
    DC: Craxford, William (1885)
    DC: Craxford, William (1885)
    Grandson of Robert Craxford and Sarah Briggs

  • Sources 
    1. [S63] 1841 England Census, HO107/797 11 Uppingham 14 23 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S236] 1851 England Census, London City North East HO107/1532 401 2 (Reliability: 4).
      Indexed as Crafford

    3. [S434] London, Freeman of the City Admission Papers 1681-1925, October 22nd 1860 (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S26] 1861 England Census, RG9/228 London City North East 86 14 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Poplar 1c 447 (Jun 1885) (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Westminster 1 402 (OND 1848) (Reliability: 4).


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