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Family of John PITTS and Sarah H ELLIOTT

Husband: John PITTS (1776-1847)
Wife: Sarah H ELLIOTT (c. 1785-1878)
Children: John Prettyjohn PITTS (c. 1811-1904)
William Elliott PITTS (c. 1813-1845)
Elizabeth Prettejohn PITTS (1814-1877)
Edward Elliott PITTS (1817-1818)
Nicholas Prettijohn PITTS (c. 1819-1890)
Sarah Harriet PITTS (c. 1821-1822)
Marriage 5 Dec 1810

Husband: John PITTS

Name: John PITTS1
Sex: Male
Father: Laurence PITTS (1733- )
Mother: Elizabeth PRETTEJOHN (c. 1728- )
Birth 1776
Baptism 16 Jul 1776 (age 0) Stokenham, Devon, England2
Occupation Farmer
Death 23 Aug 1847 (age 70-71) Stokenham, Devon, England3
Burial 28 Aug 1847

Wife: Sarah H ELLIOTT

Name: Sarah H ELLIOTT1
Sex: Female
Father: William ELLIOT (c. 1749- )
Mother: Joan LAKEMAN (c. 1754- )
Birth c. 1785 Ugborough, Devon, England
Baptism 13 Dec 1785 (age 0) Ugborough, Devon, England
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 65) Stokenham, Devon, England4
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 65) Annuitant; Stokenham, Devon, England4
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 85) Stokenham, Devon, England5
Stokenham
Elderly Sarah is living withn unmarried son John, and one servant.
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 85) Annuitant; Stokenham, Devon, England5
Death 12 Oct 1878 (age 92-93)3

Child 1: John Prettyjohn PITTS

Name: John Prettyjohn PITTS1
Sex: Male
Birth c. 1811 Stokenham, Devon, England
Baptism 6 Nov 1811 (age 0) Stokenham, Devon, England
Occupation Landowner
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 39) Stokenham, Devon, England4
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 39) Land Proprietor; Stokenham, Devon, England4
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 59) Stokenham, Devon, England5
Stokenham
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 59) Landowner; Stokenham, Devon, England5
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 89) Stokenham, Devon, England6
Muckwell Farm
Death 11 May 1904 (age 92-93) Stokenham, Devon, England3

Child 2: William Elliott PITTS

Name: William Elliott PITTS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Katherine LOYE (c. 1820-1840)
Birth c. 1813 Stokenham, Devon, England
Baptism 30 Jan 1813 (age 0) Stokenham, Devon, England
Occupation Yeoman
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 25) Bishopsteignton, Devon, England7
Shute
Occupation 6 Jun 1841 (age 25) Farmer; Bishopsteignton, Devon, England7
Death 22 Feb 1845 (age 31-32) Bishopsteignton, Devon, England8
Cause: Typhus fever
Burial 26 Feb 1845 Stokenham, Devon, England

Child 3: Elizabeth Prettejohn PITTS

Name: Elizabeth Prettejohn PITTS1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Philip LOYE (c. 1811-1866)
Birth 1814 Stokenham, Devon, England
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 20) Stokenham, Devon, England9
Lower Widdicombe
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 36) Stokenham, Devon, England10
Stokenham Farm
Census 7 Apr 1861 (age 46) Stokenham, Devon, England11
Farm House
Census 2 Apr 1871 (age 56) Stokenham, Devon, England12
Chillington
Occupation 2 Apr 1871 (age 56) Landowner; Stokenham, Devon, England12
Death 4 Apr 1877 (age 62-63) Plymouth, Devon, England
Burial 7 Apr 1877

Child 4: Edward Elliott PITTS

Name: Edward Elliott PITTS1
Sex: Male
Birth 22 May 1817 Stokenham, Devon, England
Baptism 22 May 1817 (age 0) Stokenham, Devon, England
Death 6 Nov 1818 (age 1) Stokenham, Devon, England
Burial 6 Nov 1818

Child 5: Nicholas Prettijohn PITTS

Name: Nicholas Prettijohn PITTS1
Sex: Male
Spouse: Laetitia Isabella Elizabeth HAYNE (c. 1824- )
Birth c. 18 Mar 1819 Stokenham, Devon, England
Baptism 18 Mar 1819 (age 0) Stokenham, Devon, England
Occupation Farmer
Death 1890 (age 70-71) Kingsbridge, Devon, England

Child 6: Sarah Harriet PITTS

Name: Sarah Harriet PITTS1
Sex: Female
Birth c. 21 Mar 1821 Stokenham, Devon, England
Baptism 29 Mar 1821 (age 0)
Death 1822 (age 0-1)
Burial 7 Jun 1822 Stokenham, Devon, England

Note on Husband: John PITTS

John and Sarah are at Muckwill at the 1841 census with John and Nicholas

 

Thomas Burner and George Stoneare apprenticed to John Pitts of Mucwell(sic) in 1821

Note on Wife: Sarah H ELLIOTT

1851and1861 census census Sarah is an "annuitant" at Vicarage House Stokenham with son John. Grandson William is there too in 1851 - his parents are both dead by then. John is unmarried and described as landowner in 1861

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"Parish register on MF". Stokenham MFs, Devon RO. Cit. Date: 16 July 1776.
3"Memorial Inscription". Stokenham churchyard.
4"Census 1851WLPitts1851".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Sarah H Elliott Head Wid 65 Annuitant Ugborough, Devon
John Prettyjohn Pitts Son Unm 39 Land Proprietor Stokenham, Devon
William Lawrence Pitts GrandsonUnm 11 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
HO107/1875 Folio 115 Page 7 Kingsbridge, Blackawton ED 1a. Cit. Date: 30 March 1851. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
5"Census 1871 Stokenham, Devon, England RG10/2100 Folio 99 Page 22 (Sarah Pitts nee Elliott)".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Sarah H Elliott Head Mar 85 Annuitant Ugborough, Devon, England
John Prettyjohn Pitts Son Unm 59 Landowner Stokenham, Devon, England
RG10/2100 Folio 99 Page 22. Cit. Date: 2 April 1871. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
6"Census 1901 Stokenham".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Jane Ann Horton Head M 54 Farmer Wembury, Devon, England
Kate Pitts Step-Daur S 33 Stokenham
Anna Elizabeth Pitts Step-Daur S 29 Stokenham
Letitia Pitts Step-Daur S 26 Stokenham
Nicholas Samuel Pitts Stepson S 16 Stokenham
John Prettyjohn PITTSUncle S 89 Stokenham
William Edmond Partridge S 41 FaRMER (Manager) Woolfardisworthy
Cit. Date: 31 March 1901. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
7"Census 1841WEPitts41".
Text From Source: Name Age Occupation Where Born
William Elliott Pitts 25 Farmer
Newton Abbot, Chudleigh ED 18 HO107/219 Book 4, Folio 5 Page 5. Cit. Date: 6 June 1841. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
8"GRO". Newton Abbot, Vol 10, P.119. Cit. Date: Q1 1845.
9"Census 1841Loye41".
Text From Source: Name Age Occupation Where Born
Philip Loye 25 Farmer
Elizabeth Prettejohn Loye 20
Sarah Harriet Elliott Loye 2
Phillip Loye 6 mths
HO107/212 Book 15 Folio 8 Page 11 Kingsbridge, Stokenham ED6. Cit. Date: 6 June 1841. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
10"Census 1851 Loye51".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Philip Loye Head Mar 39 Farmer of 500 acres employing 30 labourers Stokenham, Devon
Elizabeth Prettejohn Loye Wife Mar 36 Stokenham, Devon
James Loye Son Unm 4 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
Elizabeth Anne Elliott Loye Dau Unm 6 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
Amelia Loye Dau Unm 6 mths Stokenham, Devon
HO107/1875 Folio 114 Page 5 Kingsbridge, Blackawton ED1a. Cit. Date: 30 March 1851. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
11"Census 1861 Loye 61".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Philip Loye Head Mar 49 Farmer of 316 acres employing 9 labourers and 2 boys Stokenham, Devon
Elizabeth Prettejohn Loye Wife Mar 46 Stokenham, Devon
Phillip Loye Son Unm 20
James Loye Son Unm 13 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
Elizabeth Anne Elliott Loye Dau Unm 16 Stokenham, Devon
Amelia Loye Dau Unm 10 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
Lavinia Kate Loye Dau Unm 8 Scholar Chillington, Devon
Julia Emily Loye Dau Unm 6 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
Sarah Pitts Loye Dau Unm 4 Scholar Stokenham, Devon
RG9/1423 Folio 94 Page 20 Kingsbridge, Stokenham ED7. Cit. Date: 7 April 1861. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
12"Census 1871 Loye71".
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Elizabeth Prettejohn Pitts Head W 56 Landowner Stokenham, Devon
Elizabeth Anne Elliott Loye Dau Unm 26 Stokenham, Devon
Amelia Loye Dau Unm 20 Stokenham, Devon
Lavinia Kate Loye Dau Unm 18 Chillington, Devon
Julia Emily Loye Dau Unm 16 Stokenham, Devon
RG10/2100 Folio 91 Page 5 Kingsbridge, Stokenham ED7. Cit. Date: 2 April 1871. Assessment: Secondary evidence.