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John Claypole

Male 1816 - 1903  (87 years)


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  • Name John Claypole 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 1816  Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 27 Nov 1816  Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1841  High Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Occupation 1841 
    Publican 
    Residence 1851  (113), Wood Lane, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Occupation 1851 
    Carter 
    Residence 1861  (36), The Nook, Corby Road, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1871  (127), Barrack Yard, Blind Lane, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Residence 1881  (118), Corby Road, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Residence 1891  (65), Barrack Yard, Blind Lane, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Occupation 1871-1891 
    Blacksmith 
    Residence 1901  (124), Blind Lane, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Occupation 1901 
    Retired blacksmith 
    Died 9 Apr 1903  Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Cause: Senile decay; exhaustion 
    Buried 15 Apr 1903  St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I972  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford)
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2015 

    Father John Claypole,   b. 1773, Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aug 1858, Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Sarah Ashby,   b. 1777, Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1855  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 16 May 1796  Great Easton, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F8443  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family Ann Bellamy Munton,   b. 1815, Middleton, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1904, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 27 Jun 1839  St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    • Banns report: Bride: no legal father [9]
    Witnesses 27 Jun 1839 
    Elizabeth Claypole (his sister) 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Bellamy Claypole,   b. 12 Aug 1841, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1887, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     2. Sarah Anne Claypole,   b. 9 Feb 1844, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1930, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
     3. Mary Claypole,   b. 1847, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Sep 1900, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     4. John Claypole,   b. 1851, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     5. Henrietta Claypole,   b. 1853, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Caroline Claypole,   b. 1857, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1941, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     7. William Claypole,   b. 1861,   d. 14 May 1930, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Claypole, John (1839) and Ann Bellamy
    MC: Claypole, John (1839) and Ann Bellamy
    John was the father of Sarah Claypole who married our great grandfather, John Craxford. Also brought up Lizzie Claypole (Hobbs)
    The certificate also gives the clue that Ann Bellamy was illegitimate.
    Census Returns
    RG: Claypole, John (1851) and Family
    RG: Claypole, John (1851) and Family
    This is the first reference to Sarah (Anne) Claypole, the seven year old daughter of John and Ann living in Cottingham.
    Claypole John   M Head 34 Carter  Leicester, Great Easton
    Claypole Ann M Wife 34 Northampton, Benefield
    Claypole Thomas S Son 9 Scholar Northampton, Cottingham
    Claypole Sarah S Dau 7 Northampton, Cottingham
    Claypole Mary S Dau 4 Northampton, Cottingham
    English Census HO107/1744 Kettering 575 32
    RG: Claypole, John (1871) and family
    RG: Claypole, John (1871) and family
    The Claypole family were living in Barrack Yard, part of Blind Lane in 1871. They were also bringing up their granddaughter Elizabeth Alice (daughter of Sarah Ann Claypole)
    Claypole John      M Head 57 Blacksmith            Great Easton, Leicestershire
    Claypole Ann M Wife 58 Oundle, Northamptonshire
    Claypole Mary S Dau 26 Servant (at home ill) Cottingham, Northamptonshire
    Claypole John S Son 20 Labourer Cottingham, Northamptonshire
    Claypole William S Son 10 Bird Scarer Cottingham, Northamptonshire
    Claypole Elizabeth S GDau 4 Scholar Cottingham, Northamptonshire
    English Census RG10/1506 Kettering Corby 36 27
    RG: Claypole, John (1881) and family
    RG: Claypole, John (1881) and family
    John and Ann Claypole were living at Corby Road with their unmarried daughter, Mary, and youngest son, William. Granddaughter Elizabeth Alice (14) has moved away and was been employed as a domestic servant by Amelia Walton, widow, The Farm House, Bringhurst, Leicestershire.
    Claypole John    M Head 64 Blacksmith            Leicestershire, Great Easton
    Claypole Ann M Wife 65 Northampton, Benefield
    Claypole Mary S Dau 34 Dressmaker Northampton, Cottingham
    Claypole William S Son 21 Agricultural labourer Northampton, Cottingham
    English Census RG11/1579 Kettering Cottingham 34 29
    Last Modified 29 Aug 2015 
    Family ID F267  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1816 - Great Easton, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Nov 1816 - Great Easton, Leicestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Jun 1839 - St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1841 - High Street, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1851 - (113), Wood Lane, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Senile decay; exhaustion - 9 Apr 1903 - Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 15 Apr 1903 - St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
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  • BMD Certificates
    DC: Claypole, John (1903)
    DC: Claypole, John (1903)
    Father of Sarah Anne Claypole and grandfather to the Craxfords of Cottingham. Note: the death was registered by his grandson William Craxford who subsequently married Edith Tilley in the village

    Headstones
    HS: Claypole, John and Ann; Thomas Bellamy Claypole; Mary Claypole
    HS: Claypole, John and Ann; Thomas Bellamy Claypole; Mary Claypole
    The final resting place of John Claypole and Ann Bellamy Munton with two of their children, Thomas and Mary
    Plot: B 06 73

  • Sources 
    1. [S63] 1841 England Census, Kettering Rothwell HO107/797 628 7 7 (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S236] 1851 England Census, Kettering Rothwell HO107/1744 575 29 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S26] 1861 England Census, Kettering Corby RG09/958 27 8 (Reliability: 4).

    4. [S27] 1871 England Census, Kettering Corby RG10/1506 37 27 (Reliability: 4).

    5. [S34] 1881 English Census, Kettering RG11/1579 (Reliability: 4).

    6. [S17] 1891 England Census, Kettering RG12/1219 22 9 (Reliability: 4).

    7. [S19] 1901 England Census, Kettering RG13/1450 2 23 (Reliability: 4).

    8. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Kettering 3b 109 (AMJ 1903) (Reliability: 4).

    9. [S341] Cottingham Parish Records, (at FreeREG.org.uk), File: 89 (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Kettering 15 421 (AMJ 1839) (Reliability: 4).


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