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Family of Benjamin DOWDESWELL and Eliza Drew BLOODWORTH

Husband: Benjamin DOWDESWELL (1801?-1849)
Wife: Eliza Drew BLOODWORTH (1806-1888)
Children: Rosetta Ann Jane DOWDESWELL (1833-1929)
Emily Mary DOWDESWELL (1835?-1914)
Fanny DOWDESWELL (1839-1913)
Benjamin Frederick DOWDESWELL (1844-1899)
Marriage 24 Sep 1831 St George Hanover Square, Middlesex1,2

Husband: Benjamin DOWDESWELL

Name: Benjamin DOWDESWELL
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1801 (cal) Middlesex3
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 40) St Marylebone, London3
Old Cavendish Street, St Marylebone, London
Occupation 6 Jun 1841 (age 39-40) Lamp Manufacturer; St Marylebone, London3
Occupation Carriage Lamp Maker
Death Q3 1849 (age 47-48)4

Wife: Eliza Drew BLOODWORTH

Name: Eliza Drew BLOODWORTH
Sex: Female
Father: Charles BLOODWORTH (bef1775- )
Mother: Mary BLOODWORTH ( - )
Birth Apr 1806 Vauxhall, Lambeth, Surrey5
Christening 30 Oct 1808 (age 2) Lambeth, London5
Saint Mary, Lambeth, London
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 30) St Marylebone, London3
Old Cavendish Street, St Marylebone, London
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 39) Marylebone, London6
12 Old Cavendish Street, Marylebone, London
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 44) Tavern Keeper; Marylebone, London6
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 65) Marylebone, London7
12a Old Cavendish Street
Death Q1 1888 (age 81) Dover, Kent8

Child 1: Rosetta Ann Jane DOWDESWELL

Name: Rosetta Ann Jane DOWDESWELL9
Sex: Female
Spouse: Maurice KOETTLITZ (1815- )
Birth 28 Jul 1833 London Middlesex9
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 7) St Marylebone, London3
Old Cavendish Street, St Marylebone, London
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 47) 75 & 76 Folkestone Road, Hougham, Kent
RG11/1006/93/15
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 57) 76 Lewisham High Road, Greenwich, Kent
RG12/500/35b
Occupation Principal of School / Living on own means10
Death 1929 (age 95-96) Castle Cary, Somerset, England9

Child 2: Emily Mary DOWDESWELL

Name: Emily Mary DOWDESWELL
Sex: Female
Spouse: James Joseph BURROUGH (1830-1910)
Birth 1835 (cal) Middlesex, London3
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 6) St Marylebone, London3
Old Cavendish Street, St Marylebone, London
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 76) Dover, Kent11
9 Pencester Road, Dover, Kent
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 75-76) Private means; Dover, Kent11
Death Q1 1914 (age 78-79) Dover, Kent12

Child 3: Fanny DOWDESWELL

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Spouse: Alexander HOADLY

Name: Fanny DOWDESWELL
Sex: Female
Spouse: Alexander HOADLY (bef1826-1894)
Birth Q4 1839 Middlesex, London11,13
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 1) St Marylebone, London3
Old Cavendish Street, St Marylebone, London
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 29) Marylebone, London7
12a Old Cavendish Street
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 51) 76 Lewisham High Road, Greenwich, Kent
RG12/500/35b
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 71) Dover, Kent11
9 Pencester Road, Dover, Kent
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 71) Private means; Dover, Kent11
<Custom Event> 18 Sep 1911 (age 71) 9 Pencester Road, Dover, Kent
Death 20 Jan 1913 (age 73) 9 Pencester Road, Dover, Kent14

Child 4: Benjamin Frederick DOWDESWELL

Name: Benjamin Frederick DOWDESWELL15
Sex: Male
Spouse: Hannah Parker ? (c. 1844-bef1914)
Birth Q1 1844 London, Middlesex16,17
1844 March quarter Marylebone 1 166
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 27) Marylebone, London7
12a Old Cavendish Street
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 37) Culverden Road, Sunnyside Road, Streatham, Surrey
RG11/0665/101/37
Occupation Agent Timber Trade16
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 47) Balham, London18
Sunny Side Culverdon Road
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 47) Lumber Commission Merchant; Balham, London18
Will 1899 (age 54-55)19
Benjamin Frederick Dowdeswell of
4 Culverdon Road, Bedford Hill, Balham, Surrey and
Milwall, Middlesex
Died: 22 May 1899 at
4 Culverdon Road, Bedford Hill, Balham, Surrey
Probate: London 21 June 1899 to
Hannah Parker Dowdeswell, widow

£3798 19s 9d
Death 22 May 1899 (age 55) Balham, Surrey20
4 Culverdon Road, Bedford Hill, Balham, Surrey
Probate 21 Jun 1899 London19

Sources

1"Boyd's Marriage Index" (Ancestryuk.com). Text From Source: View records - Boyd's Marriage Index 1538-1840

Search criteria: Last name: DOWDESWELL + Close variants
First name: BENJAMIN + All variants
Year range: 1442 to 1910


Click column heading links to change order of results

Year Last Name 1 First Name 1 Last Name 2 First Name 2 Place County Misc.
1831 DOWDESWELL BEN BLOODWORTH ELZ WESTMINSTER (ST GEORGE HANOVER SQUARE) MIDDLESEX
Internet.
2"Benjamin Dowdeswell & Eliza Drew Bloodworth 1831".
Ancestry. Web: http://www.ancestry.co.uk/.
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Source: Benjamin Dowdeswell & Eliza Drew Bloodworth 1831, Benjamin Dowdeswell & Eliza Drew Bloodworth 1831

3"Census 1841 (Benjamin Dowdeswell) St Marylebone, London HO107/676/1/28/48".
Text From Source: Benjamin Dowdeswell 40 Lamp manufacturer
Eliza Dowdeswell 30 Wife
Rosetta Dowdeswell 7
Emily Dowdeswell 6
Fanny Dowdeswell 1
Elizabeth Galston 20 Servant
Cecelia Bloodworth 16
James DeVike 44 Gent
James Halliday 15 Apprentice
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1841 (Benjamin Dowdeswell) St Marylebone, London HO107/676/1/28/48, Fanny Dowdeswell 41

4"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Deaths Dec 1849 (>99%)
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Dowdeswell Benjamin Marylebone 1 139
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
5Church of the Latter Day Saints, "http://www.familysearch.org/".
Text From Source: Family Search website
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: ELIZA DREW BLOODWORTH
Female


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Event(s):
Birth: APR 1806

Christening: 30 OCT 1808 Saint Mary, Lambeth, London, England

Death:
Burial:


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Parents:
Father: CHARLES BLOODWORTH Family
Mother: MARY


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Messages:
Extracted birth or christening record for locality listed in the record. The source records are usually arranged chronologically by the birth or christening date.


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Source Information:
Batch No.: Dates: Source Call No.: Type: Printout Call No.: Type:

P006281 1800 - 1822 0254603-0254607 Film 0821156 Film

P006281 1800 - 1822 0254603-0254607 Film 0821157 Film


Sheet: 00
Internet. Call Number: http://www.familysearch.org/ (electronic).
6"Census 1851 (Eliza Dowdeswell) Marylebone, London HO107/1487/419/45".
Text From Source: Eliza Dowdeswell Head Wid 39 Lambeth
Mary Denman Sister Wid 28 Lambeth
Charles Bloodworth Father Wid 75 Surrey Kingston
Joseph Webb Serv Un 21 Berks Shrivenham
Mary Reynolds Serv Un 23 Middx. Sloane Square
Assessment: Primary evidence.
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Source: Census 1851 (Eliza Dowdeswell) Marylebone, London HO107/1487/419/45, Eliza Dowdeswell 51

7"Census 1871 (Fanny Dowdeswell) Marylebone, London RG10/158/67/63".
Text From Source: Robert Rouse head Middlesex London
Eliza Rouse wife Middlesex London
Fanny Dowdeswell stepdaur Middlesex London
Annie Smith niece Gloucester
Frederick Dowdeswell stepson Middlesex London
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
8"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Name: ROUSE, Eliza Drew
Record Type: Deaths
Age at death: 81
Quarter: March
Year: 1888
District: Dover
County: Kent
Volume: 2a
Page: 691
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
9"Email from Douglas Dickson (Koettlitz researcher) to Graham Hoadly 24/01/03".
10Public Record Office, "www.census.pro.gov.uk - 1901 Census" (Internet).
Internet. Call Number: http://www.census.pro.gov.uk (electronic).
11"Census 1911 (Fanny Hoadly) Dover, Kent RG14PN4616 (Fanny Hoadly)".
Text From Source: Name: Relationship to head: Marital Status: Years married: Sex: Age in 1911: Occupation: Where born:
BURROUGH, EMILY M HEAD WIDOW F 76 PRIVATE MEANS MIDDLESEX LONDON
BURROUGH, FANNY E DAUGHTER SINGLE F 41 PRIVATE MEANS KENT DOVER
HOADLY, FANNY SISTER WIDOW F 71 PRIVATE MEANS MIDDLESEX LONDON
JARLETT, KATE SERVANT SINGLE F 44 COOK KENT LEA
FAGG, ELIZA ANN SERVANT SINGLE F 21 HOUSEMAID KENT SELLINGE
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Source: Census 1911 (Fanny Hoadly) Dover, Kent RG14PN4616 (Fanny Hoadly), Fanny Hoadly 1911

12"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Deaths Mar 1914 (96%)
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Burrough Emily M 7[38] Dover 2a 1504
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
13GRO Indexes.
Text From Source: BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: JAMES, Benjamin
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343

BMD Search result details

Civil Registration event: Marriage
Name: STOREY, Jane
Registration District: Help St. George Hanover Square
County: London
Year of Registration: 1853
Quarter of Registration: Apr-May-Jun
Spouse's last name: Not available before 1912
Volume No: Help 1A
Page No: Help 343
Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Dec 1839

Fanny Dowdeswell Marylebone 1 149
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
14"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Deaths Mar 1913 (99%)
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Hoadly Fanny 73 Dover 2a 1467
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
15Ibid.
161881 census index (Microfiche).
Text From Source: 1881 census index (Microfiche)
Family Records Centre, 1 Myddleton Street, LONDON, EC1R 1UW. Tel: 020 8392 5300.
17"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Secondary evidence.
Text From Source: Name: DOWDESWELL, Benjamin Frederick
Record Type: Births
Quarter: March
Year: 1844
District: Marylebone
County: London Middlesex
Volume: 1
Page: 166
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).
18"Census 1891 (Benjamin F. Dowdeswell) Balham, London RG12/113/62 & 63".
Text From Source: Census 1891 Balham, London RG12/113/62 & 63 (Benjamin F. Dowdeswell)

Benjamin F. Dowdeswell 47 Lumber Merchant London Marylebone
Hannah P. Dowdeswell 47 New York USA
Leonora E.Dowdeswell 15 Scholar Jersey City USA
Harry F. Dowdeswell 14 Scholar Kent Dover
Annie S. Dowdeswell 11 Scholar Surrey Balham
Nellie S. Dowdeswell 11 Scholar Surrey Balham
Ralph C. Dowdeswell 9 Scholar Surrey Balham
Bessie Henley 23 General Servant Wilts Calne
Assessment: Primary evidence.
19"Probate Indexes".
Principal Registry of the Family Division
Principal Probate Registry
First Avenue House
42-49 High Holborn
LONDON
WC1V 6NP

Visited by Graham Hoadly 20 June 2005.
Principal Registry Family Division, First Avenue House, 42-49 High Holborn, LONDON, WC1V 6NP. Tel: 020 7947 6946.
20"Information from Free Births, Marriages, and Deaths website: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/" (Internet). Assessment: Questionable.
Text From Source: Deaths Jun 1899
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Dowdeswell Benjamin F 55 Wandsworth 1d 403
Possible death from FreeBMD website
Internet. Call Number: http://freebmd.rootsweb.com/ (electronic).