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Family of Thomas WATKINS and Lucy HEARD

Husband: Thomas WATKINS (c. 1862-1901)
Wife: Lucy HEARD (1862-1937)
Children: Frederick Norman WATKINS (1888-1968)
Florence Lucy WATKINS (1891?- )
Ethel Annie WATKINS (1894- )
William John WATKINS (1897-1958)
Edith Grace WATKINS (1898-1990)
Marriage 1887 St Thomas Registration District, Devon, England

Husband: Thomas WATKINS

Name: Thomas WATKINS1
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth c. 1862 Milton Damerel, Devon, England
Occupation Farmer
Occupation 1889 (age 26-27) Commercial Agent; Heavitree - Exeter, Devon, England
28 Newcombe Street
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 29) Barnstaple, Devon, England2
41 Victoria Street
Occupation 5 Apr 1891 (age 28-29) Superintendent Singer Sewing Machine; Barnstaple, Devon, England2
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 39) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 31 Mar 1901 (age 38-39) Farmer; Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Death Q2 1901 (age 38-39) Milton Damerel, Devon, England

Wife: Lucy HEARD

Name: Lucy HEARD1
Sex: Female
Father: John HEARD (c. 1820-1898)
Mother: Ann MOORE (c. 1827-1901)
Birth 1862 Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England
Baptism 3 Aug 1862 (age 0) Sandford, Devon, England
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 8) Sandford, Devon, England4
Linscombe, Sandford
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 8-9) Scholar; Sandford, Devon, England4
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 28) Barnstaple, Devon, England2
41 Victoria Street
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 38) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 48) Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 48-49) Farmer; Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Death 1937 (age 74-75) Milton Damerel, Devon, England

Child 1: Frederick Norman WATKINS

Name: Frederick Norman WATKINS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Bessie J TAYLOR (1879-1947)
Birth 1 Dec 1888 Heavitree - Exeter, Devon, England
Baptism 1 Feb 1889 (age 0) Heavitree - Exeter, Devon, England
28 Newcombe Street
Census 5 Apr 1891 (age 2) Barnstaple, Devon, England2
41 Victoria Street
Education 12 Jun 1893 (age 4) Milton Damerel National School; Milton Damerel, Devon, England
T Watkins Shop
In the school register his date of birth was recorded as 5 Dec 1888 rather than the 1 Dec 1888 as recorded in the baptism register at Heavitree.
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 12) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 22) Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 22) Farmer's son working on farm; Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 50) Sutcombe, Holsworthy, Devon, England6
Thuborough Mill
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 50) Farmer; Sutcombe, Holsworthy, Devon, England6
Death 1968 (age 79-80) Bideford Registration District, Devon, England

Child 2: Florence Lucy WATKINS

Name: Florence Lucy WATKINS3
Sex: Female
Spouse: Cecil G FRY (1889- )
Birth 24 Dec 1891 (cal) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 9) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 19) Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 19) Domestic (general); Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 47) Beaworthy, Devon, England7
Garlands Moor, Highampton
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 47) Wife, House duties; Beaworthy, Devon, England7

Child 3: Ethel Annie WATKINS

Name: Ethel Annie WATKINS3
Sex: Female
Spouse: Eber J S C GREENWOOD (1898-1970)
Birth 15 Dec 1894 Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 7) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 17) Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 16) Domestic; Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 44) Sutcombe, Holsworthy, Devon, England8
South View
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 44) Unpaid domestic duties; Sutcombe, Holsworthy, Devon, England8

Child 4: William John WATKINS

Name: William John WATKINS3
Sex: Male
Spouse: Lucy HORNE (1898-1964)
Birth Q2 1897 Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 3) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 13) Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 13-14) School; Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 42) Holsworthy, Devon, England9
Beacon
His birth date in the 1937 register was given as 8 August 1891, at odds with his apparent birth date of Q2 1897
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 42) Farmer; Holsworthy, Devon, England9
Death 1958 (age 60-61) Holsworthy, Devon, England

Child 5: Edith Grace WATKINS

Name: Edith Grace WATKINS3
Sex: Female
Spouse: Ernest J ELLIS (1900-1942)
Birth 4 Dec 1898 Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 2) Milton Damerel, Devon, England3
Holsworthy Beacon
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 12) Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Holsworthy Beacon
Occupation 2 Apr 1911 (age 12) School; Milton Damerel, Devon, England5
Census 29 Sep 1939 (age 40) Shebbear, Devon, England10
The Firs, Fair View
Occupation 29 Sep 1939 (age 40) Unpaid domestic duties; Shebbear, Devon, England10
Death 1990 (age 91-92) Stratton, Cornwall, England

Note on Husband: Thomas WATKINS

In 1881 Lucy was working as a housemaid for a Tobacco Manufacturer from Middlesex, and his family, at Brynterion, just down the road from me around Baring Crescent. She marries Thomas and moves to Barnstaple, then to Milton Damerel with her family.

Sources

1"Nick Heard". www.heardfamilyhistory.org.uk. 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
2"Census 1891 Barnstaple, Devon, England RG12/1774 Folio 109 Page 10 (Lucy Heard)" (RG12/1774 Folio 109 Page 10).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Employ Status,Where Born,Infirmity
Thomas Watkins,Head,M,M,29,Superintendent Singer Sewing Machine,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,
Lucy Watkins,Wife,M,F,28,,,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,
Frederick Watkins,Son,S,M,2,,,Heavitree - Exeter, Devon, England,
Mary M Watkins,Sister-in-law,S,F,24,,,Stratton, Cornwall, England,
3"Census 1901 Milton Damerel, Devon, England RG13/2167 Folio 23 Page 3 (Lucy Heard)" (RG13/2167 Folio 23 Page 3).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Employ Status,At Home,Where Born,Infirmity
Thomas Watkins,Head,M,M,39,Farmer,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,
Lucy Watkins,Wife,M,F,38,,,,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,
Frederick Watkins,Son,S,M,12,,,,Heavitree - Exeter, Devon, England,
Florence Watkins,Daughter,S,F,9,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,
Ethel Watkins,Daughter,S,F,7,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,
William Watkins,Son,S,M,3,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,
Edith Watkins,Daughter,S,F,2,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,
4"Census 1871 Sandford, Devon, England RG10/2164 Folio 7 Page 7 (John Heard)" (RG10/2164 Folio 7 Page 7).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Condition,Sex,Age,Occupation,Where Born,Infirmity
John Heard,Head,Mar,M,49,Agricultural Labourer,Sandford, Devon, England,
Ann Heard,Wife,Mar,F,44,Servant,Sandford, Devon, England,
Ellen Heard,Daughter,Unm,F,19,Servant,Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon, England,
Henry Heard,Son,Unm,M,11,Scholar,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,
Lucy Heard,Daughter,Unm,F,8,Scholar,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,
John Heard,Son,Unm,M,6,Scholar,Sandford, Devon, England,
Ann Heard,Daughter,Unm,F,4,Scholar,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,
Emma Heard,Daughter,Unm,F,1,,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,
5"Census 1911 Milton Damerel, Devon, England RG14/13475; Schedule Number: 41 ED 03 (Lucy Heard)" (RG14/13475; Schedule Number: 41 ED 03).
Text From Source: Name,Relation,Sex,Age,Married,Years,Chd Born,Chd Living,Chd Died,Occupation,Industry,Employ Status,At Home,Where Born,Nationality,Infirmity
Lucy Watkins,Head,F,48,W,,7,5,2,Farmer,,,,Linscombe - Sandford, Devon, England,,
Frederick Watkins,Son,M,22,S,,,,,Farmer's son working on farm,,,,Heavitree - Exeter, Devon, England,,
Florence Watkins,Daughter,F,19,S,,,,,Domestic (general),,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,,
Ethel Watkins,Daughter,F,17,S,,,,,Domestic,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,,
William Watkins,Son,M,13,S,,,,,School,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,,
Edith Watkins,Daughter,F,12,S,,,,,School,,,,Milton Damerel, Devon, England,,
6"Census 1939 Sutcombe, Holsworthy, Devon, England 1939 Register (Frederick Watkins)" (1939 Register).
Text From Source: Name of person,Status,Gender,Birthdate,Condition,Occupation,Comments
Frederick Norman Watkins,,M,5 Dec 1888,M,Farmer,
Bessie J Watkins,,F,5 Sep 1879,M,Unpaid domestic duties,
John T Watkins,,M,1918,S,CLOSED,CLOSED
Bessie I Watkins,,F,1919,S,CLOSED,CLOSED
William Taylor,,M,21 Jun 1882,S,Incapacitated by illness,
7"Census 1939 Beaworthy, Devon, England 1939 Register (Florence Watkins)" (1939 Register).
Text From Source: Name of person,Status,Gender,Birthdate,Condition,Occupation,Comments
Cecil G Fry,,M,25 Feb 1889,M,Farmer (Smallholder),
Florence Lucy Fry,,F,24 Dec 1891,M,Wife, House duties,
Lucy E Fry,,F,1923,S,CLOSED,CLOSED
John Webb,,M,5 Nov 1910,S,Forestry Work,
8"Census 1939 Sutcombe, Holsworthy, Devon, England 1939 Register (Ethel Annie Watkins)" (1939 Register).
Text From Source: Name of person,Status,Gender,Birthdate,Condition,Occupation,Comments
Eber J S C Greenwood,,M,28 Jul 1898,M,Postman,
Ethel Annie Greenwood,,F,15 Dec 1894,M,Unpaid domestic duties,
Samuel Greenwood,,M,10 Sep 1869,S,Retired,
9"Census 1939 Holsworthy, Devon, England 1939 Register (William J Watkins)" (1939 Register).
Text From Source: Name of person,Status,Gender,Birthdate,Condition,Occupation,Comments
William John Watkins,,M,8 Aug 1891,M,Farmer,
Lucy Watkins,,F,28 Apr 1898,M,Unpaid Household duties,
Donald J Watkins,,M,1926,S,CLOSED,CLOSED
10"Census 1939 Shebbear, Devon, England 1939 Register (Edith Watkins)" (1939 Register).
Text From Source: Name of person,Status,Gender,Birthdate,Condition,Occupation,Comments
Ernest J Ellis,,M,2 Jan 1900,M,Carpenter and Engineer,
Edith Grace Ellis,,F,4 Dec 1898,M,Unpaid domestic duties,
William A Ellis,,M,13 Oct 1925,S,School,