Person:Minnie Kempson (1)

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m. 15 Apr 1867
  1. William George Kempson1867 - 1868
  2. Mary Ann Kempson1869 - 1870
  3. Frederick Kempson1871 - 1954
  4. Elizabeth Kempson1873 - 1961
  5. Clara Kempson1876 - 1960
  6. Ernest Kempson1877 - 1939
  7. Agnes Kempson1880 - 1976
  8. Bertie Kempson1882 - 1925
  9. Minnie Kempson1885 - 1896
  10. Maud Kempson1889 - 1978
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Name Minnie Kempson
Gender Female
Birth[1] 1885 Luton, Bedfordshire, England
Census[2] 5 Apr 1891 Luton, Bedfordshire, England48 Chobham Street
Death[3] 1896 Luton, Bedfordshire, England
Burial[4] 22 Jun 1896 Luton, Bedfordshire, England

Minnie Kempson was born in 1885 at Luton in Bedfordshire, daughter of a straw hat sewer named Sarah Ann Kempson, formerly Smith, and her husband James Kempson, a plait bleacher and bricklayer.

Minnie appears in the 1891 census with her mother and siblings living at 48 Chobham Street in south Luton. Her father was not at home on census night, being in St Albans jail (he was convicted several times for poaching).

Minnie died aged only 11 years old in 1896.

References
  1. Births index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.

    b. Minnie KEMPSTER, March Quarter 1885, Luton Registration District, Vol. 3b, page 461

  2. General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 12 General Register Office: 1891 Census Schedules, Class RG12; Piece 1273; Folio 69; Page 13, 5 Apr 1891, Primary quality.

    Address: 48 Chobham Street, Luton, Bedfordshire
    5 or more rooms occupied
    Sarah Kempson, head, married, female, 42 [1848/9], b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Fred Kempson, son, single, male, 19 [1871/2], Straw Hat Packer, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Elizabeth Kempson, sister, single, female, 17 [1873/4], Straw Hat Sewer, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Clara Kempson, daughter, female, 15 [1875/6], Straw Hat Finisher, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Earnest Kempson, son, male, 14 [1876/7], Scholar, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Agnes Kempson, daughter, female, 11 [1879/80], Scholar, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Bertie Kempson, son, male, 9 [1881/2], Scholar, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Minnie Kempson, daughter, female, 7 [1883/4], Scholar, b. Luton, Bedfordshire
    Maud Kempson, daughter, female, 2 [1888/9], b. Luton, Bedfordshire

  3. Deaths index, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration. (London: General Register Office), Primary quality.

    d. Minnie KEMPSON, June Quarter 1896, Luton Registration District, Vol. 3b, page 228, aged 11 [1884/5]

  4. Burials in Luton, 1813-1904, in Bedfordshire Family History Society. Luton Parish Register Transcript. (Bedford), Primary quality.

    Name: Minnie KEMPSON
    Abode: Luton
    Buried: 22 Jun 1896
    Aged: 11 [1884/5]