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Mary HEARD (1827-1911)

Name: Mary HEARD1
Sex: Female
Father: John HEARD (1798-1879)
Mother: Agnes HATTIN (1789-1858)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 1827 Sandford, Devon, England
Baptism 8 Jul 1827 (age 0) Sandford, Devon, England
Occupation Weaver
Census 6 Jun 1841 (age 14) Sandford, Devon, England2
East Village Sandford
Census 30 Mar 1851 (age 23) Sandford, Devon, England3
East Village
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 23) Weaver; Sandford, Devon, England3
Death 1911 (age 83-84) Sandford, Devon, England

Individual Note

In 1871, and 1881 Mary is Housemaid to George and Grace Tucker, - retd. woollen draper at Walnut House, St Davids, Exeter (and then 39 St Davids Hill - or is it the same house?


In 1881 Bessy Heard, her niece is aso working there.


In 1891she is still with the Tucker family at Walnut House - looking after just the spinster daughter Louise.


In 1901 she is a 74 year old boarder living on her own means at 10-11 Lower North street, Exeter


In 1911 she seems to be living with 63 year-old widow Emma Shepherd at 29 Landscore. Mary is described as retired cook-domestic.


1"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
2"Census 1841 Sandford, Devon Sandford ED 5 HO107/216 Book/Folio 5 Page 4 (John Heard)". Sandford ED 5 HO107/216 Book/Folio 5 Page 4. Cit. Date: 6 June 1841. Assessment: Secondary evidence.
3"Census 1851 Sandford, Devon Sandford HO107/1887 Folio 357 Page 17 (John Heard)". Sandford HO107/1887 Folio 357 Page 17. Cit. Date: 30 March 1851. Assessment: Secondary evidence.