Facts and Events
Kate May was born on 12th January 1863 at Devonport in Devon. She was the daughter of Ann May, formerly Hutchings, and her husband William May, a publican. The family lived at 30 Pembroke Street in Devonport. Shortly after her birth the family moved to nearby Plymouth.
At the time of the 1871 census Kate was living with her maternal grandparents at Broadwindsor in Dorset, whilst her parents and siblings were living at 29 James Street in Plymouth. Kate returned to Plymouth, but sadly died as a teenager in 1877, aged 14.
- ↑ Births index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.
b. Kate MAY, March Quarter 1863, Stoke Damerel Registration District, Vol. 5b, page 324
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Baptisms register, in Church of England. Parish Registers of St Stephen's Church, Devonport, Primary quality.
Baptisms Solemnized in the Parish of St. Stephen and Diocese of Exeter in the Borough of Devonport and County of DEVON, in the year 1863.
When Born. Jan 12 1863 No.1219
When Baptised. March 29 1863
Child's Christian Name. Kate
Parents' Name. Christian. William & Anne
Parents' Name. Surname. May
Abode. 30 Pembroke St.
Quality, Trade, or Profession. Publican
By whom the Ceremony was performed. C.R. Tollemache, Ast. Curate
- ↑ General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 10 General Register Office: 1871 Census Schedules, Class RG10; Piece 2025; Folio 24; Page 15, 2 Apr 1871, Primary quality.
Address: Littlewinsor and Swilotts, Broadwinsor, Dorset
Edmund Hutchings, head, married, male, 55 [1815/6], Farm Baliff, b. Crewkerne, Somerset
Mary Anne Hutchings, wife, married, female, 54 [1816/7], b. Winsham, Somerset
Kate May, granddaughter, female, 8 [1862/3], b. Devonport, Devon
- ↑ Deaths index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.
d. Kate MAY, September Quarter 1877, Plymouth Registration District, Vol. 5b, page 159, aged 14 [1862/3]