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John Craxford

Male 1838 - 1907  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name John Craxford 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born Sep 1838  Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 16 Sep 1838  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
    Residence 1851  (114), Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1861  (81), Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1871  (18), Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1881  (3), Newnham Grounds Cottages, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1891  1, Newnham Grounds, Newnham Hall, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1901  (85), Bretford, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1901 
    Agricultural labourer 
    Died 1907  Rugby, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Person ID I38  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford)
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2016 

    Father William Craxford,   b. 1798, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1876, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Hull,   b. 1803, Empingham, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1880, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 4 Apr 1831  St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reference:
    Census Returns
    RG: Craxford, William (1871) and family
    RG: Craxford, William (1871) and family
    William Craxford is living in Gretton with his second wife, Elizabeth Hull. Also in the household is Robert (subsequently married Sarah Jacques); Ruth (subsequently married John Stretton); Thomas (son by first wife Sarah Smith) and granddaughter Emily (her parents - William's son John, his wife and the rest of his family were living at Kings Newnham, Warwick). Next door lived Jacob and Jane Knight.
    Craxford William   M Head 73 Pauper     Northampton, Gretton
    Craxford Elizabeth M Wife 68 Rutland, Empingham
    Craxford Robert S Son 24 Shepherd Northampton, Gretton
    Craxford Ruth S Dau 26 Cook Northampton, Gretton
    Craxford Thomas S Son 47 Fishmonger Northampton, Gretton
    Craxford Emily S GDau 7 Northampton, Gretton
    Barrett Samuel S Vstr 25 Labourer Northampton, Holywell

    England RG10/3301 Uppingham 11 12
    Family ID F14  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family 1 Maria Smith,   b. 8 Aug 1836, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1891, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 19 Dec 1861  St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • Reference:
    Children 
     1. Betsy Ann Craxford,   b. 11 Feb 1859, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1886, Church Lawford, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     2. Julia Craxford,   b. Feb 1862, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1927, Gulson Road Hospital, Coventry, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     3. Emily Susannah Craxford,   b. Abt 1863, Gretton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1918, Aston, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years)
     4. Hannah Maria Craxford,   b. 1865, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1929, Bretford, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
     5. John Henry Smith Craxford,   b. 1867, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1926, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     6. Charlotte Craxford,   b. 1869, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1944, Eccles, Greater Manchester Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     7. Ruth Craxford,   b. 1870, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1952, Rugby, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     8. William Craxford,   b. 4 Jun 1872, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 69 years)
     9. Arthur Craxford,   b. 1874, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1891, Uppingham, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     10. Albert Craxford,   b. 1876, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1930, Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     11. Joe Craxford,   b. 1878, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1963, Coventry, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Census Returns
    RG: Craxford, John (1871) and family
    RG: Craxford, John (1871) and family
    John Craxford and Marie Smith married in Gretton in 1861 and moved to Kings Newnham, Warwickshire. In 1871, their daughter, Emily, was living with grandparents, William and Elizabeth, in Gretton.
    Craxford John       M Head 33 Labourer Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford Maria M Wife 34 Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford Julia S Dau 10 Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford Anne Maria S Dau 5 Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford John S Son 3 Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford Charlotte S Dau 2 Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford Ruth S Dau 7mo Kings Newnham, Warwick

    England: RG10/3183 Rugby 75 3
    RG: Craxford, John (1881) and family
    RG: Craxford, John (1881) and family
    The family of John Craxford and Maria Smith having moved from Northamptonshire to Warwickshire. Daughter Emily is now with them. Their other daughter, Ruth (10), is staying with her married sister, Betsy Ann Dumbleton, in Gretton.
    Craxford John      M Head 43 Agricultural Labourer Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford Maria M Wife 45 Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford Emily S Dau 17 Domestic Servant Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford John S Son 13 Ploughboy Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford Charlotte S Dau 12 Scholar Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford William S Son 8 Scholar Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford Arthur S Son 7 Scholar Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford Albert S Son 5 Scholar Kings Newnham, Warwick
    Craxford Joe S Son 3 Scholar Kings Newnham, Warwick

    England: RG11/3076 Rugby 72 1
    Last Modified 9 May 2007 
    Family ID F20  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family 2 Ann Tims,   b. Abt 1842, Lighthorne, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1908, Bretford, Kings Newnham, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 66 years) 
    Married 20 Nov 1899  The Parish Church, Wolston, Warwickshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Craxford, John (1899) and Ann Mumford
    MC: Craxford, John (1899) and Ann Mumford
    Note that both had been married and widowed before. Ann's maiden name was Tims
    Census Returns
    RG: Craxford, John (1901) and family
    RG: Craxford, John (1901) and family
    John Craxford is living in the village of Bretford, Warwickshire with his second wife and his son, Albert.
    Craxford John   M Head 64 Agricultural Labourer Gretton, Northampton
    Craxford Ann M Wife 59 Lighthorne Warwickshire
    Craxford Albert S Son 25 Waggoner Kings Newnham, Warwick

    Ref: England RG13/2914 Rugby 56 15
    Last Modified 11 Jan 2007 
    Family ID F246  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Sep 1838 - Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 16 Sep 1838 - St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1841 - Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 19 Dec 1861 - St James the Great, Gretton, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S63] 1841 England Census, Uppingham Gretton HO107/797 11 9 12 (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S236] 1851 England Census, Uppingham HO107/2093 159 28 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S26] 1861 England Census, Uppingham RG09/2308 73 15 (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S27] 1871 England Census, RG10/3183 Rugby 75 3 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S34] 1881 English Census, RG11/3076 Rugby 72 1 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S17] 1891 England Census, Newnham Regis RG12/2456 58 1 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S67] 1901 Wales Census, RG13/2914 Rugby 56 15 (Reliability: 3).

    8. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Rugby 6d 343 (OND 1907) (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S53] Personal contact: Sidnee Day Spencer, (Parish records St James, Gretton), Parish records: St James Church, Gretton (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Uppingham 7a 569 (OND 1861) (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Rugby 6d 1109 (OND 1899) (Reliability: 4).


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