- H. John Harry1812 - 1853
- W. Ann Spearman (add)
m. 2 Sep 1838
Facts and Events
||1 Mar 1812
||Saltash, Cornwall, EnglandSt Nicholas & St Faith
||2 Sep 1838
||St. Budeaux, Devon, Englandto Ann Spearman (add)
||6 Jun 1841
||Devonport, Devon, EnglandBrunswick Place
||30 Mar 1851
||Devonport, Devon, England59 Tavistock Street
||5 Sep 1853
||7 Sep 1853
||Stoke Damerel, Devon, England
John Harry was baptised on 1st March 1812 at Saltash in Cornwall, son of Mary Harry, formerly Tucker, and her husband John Harry, a labourer and waterman. He appears to have been the eldest of six children, although two of his younger siblings died young.
On 2nd September 1838, aged 26, John married Ann Spearman at St Budeaux, on the opposite bank of the River Tamar to Saltash. They then moved to nearby Devonport, where they appear in both the 1841 and 1851 censuses. They appear to have had two children, and John worked as an agricultural labourer.
John died on 5th September 1853, aged 41. He was buried two days later at Stoke Damerel church, the parish church which covered Devonport.
- ↑ Saltash (St Nicholas & St Faith) baptisms, in United Kingdom. FreeREG - British Parish Register Transcripts and Indexes, Primary quality.
ch. 1 Mar 1812, John son of John & Mary Harry
- ↑ General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1-1465 Census Returns: 1841 Census Schedules, Class HO107; Piece 275; Book 4; Folio 21; Page 37, 6 Jun 1841, Primary quality.
Address: Brunswick Place, Devonport, Stoke Damerel, Devon
John Harry, male, 25 [1811-16], Lab, not born in county
Anne Harry, female, 25 [1811-16], born in county
John Harry, male, 5 months [1840/1], born in county
- ↑ General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1466-2531 Census Returns: 1851 Census Schedules, Class HO107; Piece 1882; Folio 322; Page 34, 30 Mar 1851, Primary quality.
Address: 59 Tavistock Street, Devonport, Stoke Damerel, Devon
John Harry, head, married, male, 39 [1811/12], Ag Lab, b. Saltash, Cornwall
Ann Harry, wife, married, female, 40 [1810/11], b. Yealmpton, Devon
John Harry, son, male, 10 [1840/1], Scholar, b. Stoke, Devon
Mary Harry, daughter, female, 6 [1844/5], Scholar, b. Stoke, Devon
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 Burials register, in Church of England. Parish Registers of Stoke Damerel. (Plymouth & West Devon Record Office), Primary quality.
BURIALS in the Parish of Stoke Damerel, in the County of Devon, in the Year 1853.
Name: John Harry
Abode: 59 Tavistock Street
Died: September 5
When Buried: September 7
Age: 43 years
By whom the Ceremony was Performed: W[illia]m Gilbard, Curate