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John James Wignell

Male Abt 1860 - 1905  (~ 45 years)


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  • Name John James Wignell 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born Abt 1860  Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  (144), Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1871  (145), Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1881  Providence Place, Bramley, Leeds, West Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He was lodging with farm labourer William Barker and his wife Hannah
    Occupation 1881 
    Railway porter 
    Residence 1891  19, Belgrave Avenue, Kings Norton, Birmingham, West Midlands Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He was lodging with Joseph Harris, Varnish maker, and family
    Occupation 1891 
    Parcels porter 
    Residence 1901  (53), Leicester Road, Uppingham, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901 
    Solicitor's clerk 
    Died 17 Jan 1905  Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Abt 21 Jan 1905  St Peter's Church, Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I580  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford), Branch for Wainwright, Liston-Smith based on Leonard K Wainwright (553) and John Cotterill (634)
    Last Modified 11 Oct 2015 

    Father John Wignell,   b. 1830, Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1869, Leicester, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Lucy Craxford,   b. 1828, Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Dec 1897, Barrowden, Rutland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 23 Aug 1857  Independent Chapel, Uppingham, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F16  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1860 - Barrowden, Rutland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 17 Jan 1905 - Barrowden, Rutland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Abt 21 Jan 1905 - St Peter's Church, Barrowden, Rutland Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    HS: Craxford, Robert and Harriett; John Wignell; Lucy Wignell
    HS: Craxford, Robert and Harriett; John Wignell; Lucy Wignell
    The grave is near the north wall of the churchyard level with the west end of the tower.
    (Note: although the monument is here, Robert was buried at Barrowden Baptist Chapel)

    In Memorium
    John James, son of
    John & Lucy Wignell
    Died January 17th 1905
    Aged 45
    Lucy Wignell
    Daughter of
    Robt & Harriet Craxford
    Died December 3rd 1897
    Aged 68 years
    Harriett Craxford
    (Nee Cotterell)
    Died January 23rd 1894
    Aged 93

    Robert Craxford
    Died April 21st 1868
    Aged 68
    Interred in Chapel Graveyard

    "Grant Them Rest Eternal"

    Plot: 277

  • Sources 
    1. [S26] 1861 England Census, Rutland Barrowden RG9/2310 103 35 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S27] 1871 England Census, Uppingham RG10/3306 53 23 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Uppingham 7a 391 (JAS 1857) (Reliability: 3).


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