See also

Family of John MADGE and Ellen REDDY

Husband: John MADGE (1871- )
Wife: Ellen REDDY (1874- )
Children: Edith MADGE (1902- )
Evelyn May MADGE (1904- )
Edith Ellen MADGE (1905-1998)
Dorothy Violet MADGE (1910- )
Marriage Q1 1897 Chelsea, London, England1

Husband: John MADGE

Name: John MADGE2
Sex: Male
Father: William MADGE (1822-1884)
Mother: Eliza PLIMMER (1837-1872)
Birth 22 Jun 1871 Liverpool, Lancashire, England3
Occupation Butcher Journeyman, Master Butcher, then Publican /Barman
Census 1911 (age 40) Bath, Somerset, England
15 Camden Cottages, Hedgemead, Bath
John and Ellen are with daughters Evelyn, Edith and Dorothy.

Wife: Ellen REDDY

Name: Ellen REDDY2
Sex: Female
Father: Lewis REDDY (1836-1881)
Mother: Eliza ILLMAN (1840-1878)
Birth Q4 1874 Redhill, Surrey, England4
Census 3 Apr 1881 (age 6) Reigate, Surrey, England5
Brighton Road, Reigate Foreign

Child 1: Edith MADGE

Name: Edith MADGE
Sex: Female
Birth Q1 1902 Crediton , Devon, England
Baptism Q2 1902 (age 0) Crediton , Devon, England

Child 2: Evelyn May MADGE

Name: Evelyn May MADGE
Sex: Female
Birth 1904 Crediton , Devon, England

Child 3: Edith Ellen MADGE

Name: Edith Ellen MADGE2
Sex: Female
Spouse: Samuel ROWE (1902-1943)
Birth Q2 1905 Crediton , Devon, England6
Death 31 Jan 1998 (age 92) Crediton , Devon, England

Child 4: Dorothy Violet MADGE

Name: Dorothy Violet MADGE
Sex: Female
Birth 1910 Walcot, Somerset, England

Note on Husband: John MADGE

In 1881 John is a boarder in Mill Street with maiden aunts Mary Ann Madge, Eliza Madge, and Thirza Madge at Mill Street, Crediton. With him from Liverpool is 26 year old Silvanus Madge, Carpenter. They are in the house of Thomas Marles, also a carpenter.

In 1891 John is working as a butcher's assistant for butcher John Hellier at Snake Ash, Newton St Cyres. His place of birth is recorded as Crediton, though it was Liverpool. He has been brought up in Crediton by his aunts.

In 1901 John and Ellen were living at 7 Beltran Road off Wandsworth Bridge Road in South Fulham, London. They had a 22 year old lodger, Irish labourer Michael Nihill.

At the time of Edith's birth the family were living at Mill Street, Crediton, where John was a Master Butcher

In 1911 they had moved to Bath - to 15 Camden Cottage, Hedgemead. John and Ellen are with Evelyn, Edith and Dorothy. John is a butcher journeyman.7

Note on Wife: Ellen REDDY

In 1891 Ellen is Housemaid for 65 year old Miss Ann Saul at 21 Cathcart Place, Brompton, South Kensington.8


1"GRO". Chelsea 1a 520. Cit. Date: Q1 1897.
2"Nick Heard". This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009
3"1901 Census". RG13/67 Folio 137 Page 14 Fulham, South Fulham, ED18. Cit. Date: 1901.
4"GRO". Reigate 2a 156. Cit. Date: Q4 1874.
5"Census 1881 Reigate, Surrey, England RG11/798 Folio87 Page 24 (Lewis Reddy)".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Lewis Reddy Head Widower 45 Carman Worth, Sussex, England
Mary Reddy Dau Unm 22 Worth, Sussex, England
John Reddy Son Unm 14 Scholar Redhill, Surrey, England
Elizabeth Reddy Dau Unm 12 Scholar Redhill, Surrey, England
Edith Reddy Dau Unm 11 Scholar Redhill, Surrey, England
Ernest Reddy Son Unm 8 Scholar Redhill, Surrey, England
Ellen Reddy Dau Unm 6 Scholar Redhill, Surrey, England
Lewis W Reddy Grandson 16 mths Redhill, Surrey, England
RG11/798 Folio87 Page 24. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
6"GRO". Crediton 5b 373. Cit. Date: Q2 1905.
7"1881 census". RG11/2230 Folio 22 Page 21 Crediton ED5.
8"1891 Census". RG12/31 Folio 41 Page 33 Brompton ED10.