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Family of Richard LUXTON and Sophia SHARLAND

Husband: Richard LUXTON (1869- )
Wife: Sophia SHARLAND (1867- )
Children: Frank LUXTON (1895- )
Fred LUXTON (1897- )
Marriage 1894 Barton Regis Registration District, Gloucestershire, England

Husband: Richard LUXTON

Name: Richard LUXTON1,2
Sex: Male
Father: Harwood LUXTON (1844-1913)
Mother: Ann TRIGGER (1842-1922)
Birth 1869 Winkleigh, Devon, England
Occupation 1901 (age 31-32) Carpenter, Joiner

Wife: Sophia SHARLAND

Name: Sophia SHARLAND1,2
Sex: Female
Father: Thomas SHARLAND (1825-1905)
Mother: Sarah BENNETT (1826-1902)
Birth 1867 Poughill, Devon, England
Occupation General Domestic Servant

Child 1: Frank LUXTON

Name: Frank LUXTON1,2
Sex: Male
Birth 1895 Bristol, Gloucestershire, England

Child 2: Fred LUXTON

Name: Fred LUXTON1,2
Sex: Male
Birth 1897 Bristol, Gloucestershire, England

Note on Husband: Richard LUXTON - shared note

Birth registered Torrington March Q 1869 GRO Ref 5b 542


Son of Harwood and Ann Luxton of Winkleigh (RG10/2195 Folio 43 Page 9). By 1881 he and his family had moved to Crediton, Devon and by the time he was 22 yrs old he was lodging in Bedminster, Somerset at Shamrock Cottage with John and Charlotte Kelway. PRO Ref RG12/1950 Folio 112 Page 33


In 1894 he married Sophia Sharland daughter of Thomas Sharland of Poughill.

Note on Wife: Sophia SHARLAND - shared note

Birth registered Crediton June Q 1867 GRO Ref 5b 450


Aged 4 yrs on the 1871 census living in the family home


1881 aged 13 Sophia was engaged as a general Domestic Servant at Lake Lands farm, Witheridge for Charles J H Partridge and his wife, Mary. PRO Ref: RG11/2239 Folio 148 Page 8


By 1891aged 24 she is in service at 4 High Street, Crediton, Devon for Henry W Leigh?. PRO Ref RG12/1692 Folio 49 Page 14


In 1894 her marriage to Richard Luxton is registered at Barton Regis June Q GRO Ref: 6a 237


At the time of the 1901 census Sophia and Richard together with their two sons are residing at 13 Bilton Road, Eastern All Hallows, Bristol. PRO Ref RG13/2388 Folio 62 Page 13


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