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Family [F1]

RAWBONE

Parents

Charles RAWBONE [P7] = Sarah Ann PAGE [P8]

Married 16 Oct 1849, St Nicholas, Warwick.1

Charles

Born 2 Dec 1826, Stockton, Warwickshire.2
Christened 19 Feb 1827, Stockton.3
Died 9 Jan 1896, Stockton.4
Buried 12 Jan 1896, Stockton.
Occupation: Postmaster & Bootmaker5
Census 1841: Aged 15. Living with parents in Stockton.6
Census 1881: Aged 54. Living with spouse Sarah Ann and children, Arthur (21), Selina (18), Thomas (15) and Charles (13).7
Census 1891: Aged 64. Living with spouse Sarah Ann (64) and children at 12 Post Office Lane.8
Located in St Peters Cemetery, Stockton.

Sarah Ann

Born 6 Apr 1826, Birdingbury, Warwickshire.9
Christened 19 Apr 1826
Died 19 Dec 1902, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Buried 21 Dec 1902, St Michaels, Stockton, Warwickshire.10
Occupation: Post Mistress
Census 1881: Aged 54.11
Initial information from Brenda LEGG, November 1993.
Sarah had a sister, Martha - information from Jo & Kath NEWITT.

Children

Joseph [P6] = Mary HILL [P15] > Family [F42]

Married 4 Dec 1814, Birdingbury, Warwickshire.12

Joseph

Born 11 Nov 1851, Stockton, Warwickshire.13
Christened 30 May 1852, Stockton, Warwickshire.14
Buried 3 May 1870, Birdingbury, Warwickshire.
Occupation: Coachman (Dom)15
Census 1881: Aged 30. Living with spouse and children, Ethel M (7), Harold C (5) and Amy C (6 months)16
Dorcas HENDERSHOTT has also researched this person. She advised that after marrying Mary HILL, he changed his surname to RATHBONE.

Mary

Born 1878, Clent, Worcestershire.17
Occupation: Laundress - post widowhood.
Census 1881: Aged 32.
Census 1901: Aged 52. A widow

Louisa [P9] = Unknown SHERRATT [P134] > Family [F43]

Louisa

Born 25 Nov 1854, Stockton, Warwickshire.18
Christened 25 Mar 1855, Stockton, Warwickshire.19
Died 193620
Buried Stockton, Warwickshire.
Occupation: Post Mistress21
Birthdate from NEWITT Family Bible.

Unknown

Occupation: Pharmacist
Jo & Kathleen NEWITT 13/7/92: ("Sherratt was a pharmacist").

Amy [P10] = Thomas Simkin JENNINGS [P22] > Family [F3]

Married 19 Jun 1889, Stockton, Warwickshire.

Amy

Born 1857, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Christened 19 Jul 1857, Stockton.22
Died 1891, Oldham, Lancashire23
Occupation: Post Mistress ? at Southam in 1881.

Thomas Simkin

Died 1891, Oldham, Lancs.
Occupation: Post Office Clerk
A widower, aged 43 when he married Amy.
His father was a Surveyor of Mooregate, Rotherham. "Amy Jennings & Uncle Tom, Postmaster in Oldham". Information from Brenda LEGG, 11/1993.

Arthur (Charles) Edward [P11] = Amy Jane NEWITT [P25] > Family [F4]

Married 14 Sep 1902, Stockton, Warwicjshire.

Arthur (Charles) Edward

Born 7 Oct 1859, Birdingbury, Warwickshire.24
Christened 25 Mar 1860, Stockton, Warwickshire.25
Died 19 Apr 1945, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Buried Stockton, Warwickshire.
Occupation: Shoe Maker, Book Keeper, Post Master.
Census 1881: Aged 21. Living with parents. A Clerk at Cement Works.26
Census 1891: Aged 31. Living with parents Charles (64) and Sarah Ann (64).27
Information from Jo & Kath NEWITT with additional information from Donald SIMPSON 26-11-03.
Probate granted to Harold (son) and a solicitor at Llandudno, 28 August 1945.

Amy Jane

Born 1875, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Died 28 Nov 1925, Stockton, Warwickshire28
Buried 3 Dec 1925, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Occupation: Bookkeeper
Census 1881: Aged 6. living with parents - George and Mary Jane and siblings, Flora Mary (14), Ada (12), Minnie Louisa (11), Gertrude (2) & May (2).29
Her Father was George NEWITT, a farmer, baker and assessor of taxes - Kelly's Directory of Birmingham and Warwickshire 1880. Information from Dorcas HENDERSHOTT, 16/11/97.

Selina [P12] = Charles NEWITT [P28] > Family [F5]

Married 23 May 1888, Stockton, Warwickshire.

Selina

Born 28 Sep 1862, Stockton, Warwickshire.30
Christened 29 Sep 1862, Stockton, Warwickshire31
Died 11 Dec 1941
Occupation: Telegraph Clerk in 1881.
Census 1881: Aged 18, living with parents.32
Information from Jo & Kath NEWITT who confirmed death as 1941.

Charles

Born 6 Jun 1862
Occupation: A Farmer
Census 1881: Aged 18. 'Assists In Baking'.33
Awarded a Prayer Book as a prize - NEWITT Family Bible.

Thomas [P13] = Rosa CASTLEMAN [P32] > Family [F6]

Married 21 Apr 1891, St Peter's Church, Witherley, Leicestershire.34

Thomas

Born 22 Dec 1865, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Christened 28 Jan 1866, Stockton, Warwickshire.35
Died 27 Jan 1895, Ivy Cottage, Witherley, Leicestershire.36
Buried 31 Jan 1895, Stockton, Warwickshire.
Occupation: Post Office Clerk. Shoemaker.
Census 1881: Aged 15, living with parents.37
Birth information from Claude, his grandson.
A Post Office clerk in Shrewsbury when his son was born.

Rosa

Born Apr 1867, Wellow, Rufford, Nottinghamshire.38
Died 20 Apr 1901, Witherley, Leicestershire.
Buried 1901, Witherley, Leicestershire.
Occupation: Huntsmans' Daughter.39
Census 1871: Aged 4. Living with Parents, George (32), Ann (36), siblings Henry J (10), Emily J (9), Annis M H (8), Agnes (6)40
Census 1881: Living at Whitherley (sic) with family.

Charles [P14] = Edith Unknown [P34] > Family [F7]

Married 1903

Charles

Born ABT 31 Mar 1868, Southam, Warwickshire.41
Christened 18 Oct 1868, Stockton, Warwickshire.42
Occupation: Postmaster
Census 1881: Aged 13. A Scholar.43
Census 1911: Aged 43. Living with spouse, Edith (37) and sons Clifforf (7) amd Kenneth (5) at 4, Hillcrest Road, Mosely, Birmingham.44
A postmaster in Stamford Lincs. - Jo & Kath NEWITT.

Edith

Born 1874, Walthamstow, Essex.

Family

Also buried with them is their Granddaughter, Marjorie May, the daughter of Arthur and Amy RAWBONE who died 26 April 1939, aged 30.
Dorcas HENDERSHOTT has also researched the family.

Charles and Sarah's headstone
Charles and Sarah's headstone

Sources

"Census - Stockton - 1891"; Page Sch 90; Primary evidence
Aged 64 living with spouse, Sarah Ann (64) and Arthur (31).

1 : "Warwickshire Parish Registers"; Page 182
No 364

2 : ; Primary evidence
Information from headstone in Stockton Churchyard. (visited 19-06-2009).

3 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Page 28, 512; Primary evidence
Located 26.11.92

4 : ; Primary evidence
Death Entry recorded in No 120 Southam Sub-District Registry, Stockton Rural District. Reference DAZ 009540. A Postmaster. The informant being Louisa, his daughter, of Southam.

5 : "Warwickshire Ancestors Project - 1891"; Page 12; Primary evidence

6 : "Census - Stockton - 1841"; Page 7; Primary evidence

7 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Page 2; Primary evidence

8 : "Warwickshire Ancestors Project - 1891"; Page 12

9 : ; Primary evidence
On headstone in Stockton Churchyard. 19-6-2009.

10 : ; Secondary evidence
Changed from St Peters following information from Donald Simpson 09-11-2003.

11 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Primary evidence

12 : ; Page 1; Primary evidence
LDS Film 1067399, No 1. Joseph made his mark, Mary + witnesses, John Barras & Sarah Hill, signed. Married by Banns.

12a: "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Page 28, 512; Secondary evidence
Located 26.11.92.

13 : "St Catherines Marriage Index"; Page 165 or 532; Primary evidence
Birth located in St Catherines Marriage Index Jan-Mar 1852 P165 or 532 at Family History Centre, Reading. 2/9/92

14 : "Stockton Parish Registers"; Primary evidence

15 : "Census - 1881 - Ackworth"; Page 10.; Primary evidence
RG11/5695. Folio 39.

16 : ; Page 10; Primary evidence
Ackworth 1881 Census. RG11/4595, Folio 39.

17 : ; Page 25; Primary evidence
RG13/4306, Folio 49.

18 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Page 32, 383; Primary evidence
Located 25/11/1993

19 : "IGI - Warwickshire"; Page 10567; Secondary evidence
Located

20 : ; Primary evidence
Headstone located 19 June 2009.

Louisa Sheratt's headstone
Louisa Sheratt's headstone

21 : "Warwickshire Ancestors Project - 1891"; Page 12; Primary evidence

22 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Page 32, 383; Primary evidence
Located 25.11.93.

22a: "Stockton Parish Registers"; Page 10567; Primary evidence
Located 12.11.1998.

23 : ; Primary evidence
Information from Jo & Kath NEWITT.

24 : ; Primary evidence
RG12/2488

25 : "Stockton Parish Registers"; Primary evidence
Located 12.11.98.

26 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Primary evidence

27 : "Warwickshire Census Records 1891"; Page Sch. 90; Primary evidence

28 : ; Primary evidence
Death date obtained from Stockton Churchyard 19-06-2009.

29 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Page 11; Primary evidence

30 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Page 10567; Primary evidence

31 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Primary evidence
Infomation from IGI

32 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Page 2

33 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Page 11

34 : ; Primary evidence
Marriage date from Claude RAWBONE. 6/99.

34a: "St Catherines Marriage Index"; Page 583; Secondary evidence
Located in Film 1067392 Parish Registers at Family History Centre, Reading 2/9/1992.

35 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"; Page 28, 512; Primary evidence
Located 26.11.92.

36 : ; Primary evidence
Death confirmed in copy of Death Certificate No 183/1895 Sub-District of Atherstone in the Counties of Warwick & Leicester. Reference DXZ 152312. The informant being Annie Marie CASTLEMAN.

36a: ; Primary evidence
Gravestone located 16-9-2009.

Thomas' stone in Stockton Churchyard.
Thomas' stone in Stockton Churchyard.

37 : "Warwickshire Census Records 1881"; Page 2; Primary evidence
Piece 3115. Folio 124.

38 : "St Catherines Marriage Index"; Page P81; Primary evidence
Born at Southwell, Nottinghamshire. St Catherines Marriage Index P583 - Apr-Jun 1867 p76. Located 2/9/92.

39 : ; Page Folio 114, Page 9.; Primary evidence
1 Long St,. Annie Castleman. Spinster, aged 27, a Dressmaker, born Stratton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire.
Agnes Castleman. Spinster, aged 25, a Dressmaker,born Stratton, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire.
Rosa Castleman. Spinster, aged 23, a Dressmaker, born Rufford, Nottinghamshire.

40 : ; Page 3; Primary evidence
Folio 21. Piece 3356.

41 : "St Catherines Marriage Index"; Page P 393
Located at Fam. History Centre, Reading 2/9/92.

42 : "Warwickshire Baptisms, Marriages & Burials 1535-1812"
Christening infomation from IGI.

43 : "Census - Stockton - 1881"; Page 2
Piece 3115, Folio 124

44 : ; Primary evidence
Class: RG14; Piece: 17861; Schedule Number: 153.

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