Person:James Merrett (1)

James Merrett
Facts and Events
Name James Merrett
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1813 Gloucestershire, EnglandWotton under Edge
Occupation[3] 1851 Stroud, Gloucestershire, EnglandWoollen Dyer
Occupation[2] 1861 Stroud, Gloucestershire, EnglandDyer
Death[4] 25 December 1862 Stroud, Gloucestershire, EnglandBowbridge
Marriage bef 1867 to Elizabeth Unknown

In 1861, James was a dyer employing 23 men and 1 boy.

  1. Certificate of marriage of Harry Hancox and Maria Mary Merrett.
  2. 1861 England Census.

    Class: RG 9; Piece: 1774; Folio: 79; Page: 14; GSU roll: 542866.

  3. 1851 England Census.

    Class: HO107; Piece: 1965; Folio: 412; Page: 2; GSU roll: 87365.

  4. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966.
  5.   Will/Probate:
    28 February 1863: The Will of James Merrett formerly of Gunhouse but late of Bowbridge both in the Parish of Stroud in the County of Gloucester Dyer deceased who died 25 December 1862 at Bowbridge aforesaid was proved at Gloucester by the oath of Elizabeth Merrett of Bowbridge aforesaid Widow the Relict the sole executrix. Effects under (pounds)2000.