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James Bigwood

Male Abt 1839 - 1919  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name James Bigwood  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born Abt 1839  Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Birth Abt 1839  Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1841  Baldwin Street, St Nicholas, Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1861 
    Undergrad. St John's Cambridge 
    Residence 1861  5 Great George Street, St Augustine, Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1871 
    MA (Cantab) Vinegar Brewer & Distiller, Acetic Acid & Mustard Manfacturer 
    Residence 1871  The Vicarage, Twickenham, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1881 
    MA (Cantab) 
    Residence 1881  'The Lawn', Popes Grove, Twickenham, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901 
    Vinegar Maker , JP & MP 
    Residence 1901  'The Lawn', Popes Grove, Twickenham, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911 
    Private Means 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  'The Lawn', Popes Grove, Twickenham, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Death Abt Nov 1919  Brentford RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Age: 80y 
    Death 6 Dec 1919 
    Died 6 Dec 1919  Brentford RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • James Bigwood (1839 – 6 December 1919) was an English manufacturer and Conservative politician.
      Bigwood was born at Bristol. He was educated at Cotham, Bristol and at St John's College, Cambridge (BA. 1853, MA. 1866).He became a partner in the firm of Champion & Co. mustard and vinegar manufacturers located in Finsbury. He was a member of the Society of Chemical Industry and a strong proponent of food product purity.
      In the 1885 general election, Bigwood was elected Member of Parliament for Finsbury East with a lead of 20 votes but lost the seat against the trend in the 1886 general election by 61 votes. He was elected MP for Brentford in a by election in 1886 and held it until the 1906 general election. On 17 January 1906 he was appointed a deputy lieutenant of Middlesex.
      Bigwood lived at Twickenham and died at the age of 80.
      Bigwood married Marian Webb of Torquay in 1862.
      Wikipedia

      https://www.npg.org.uk/collections/search/portrait/mw117947/James-Bigwood
    Person ID I139733  ONS
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 

    Father James Bigwood,   b. Abt 1810, Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1887, Bristol RD, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Mary House,   b. Abt 1817, Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1871, Bristol RD, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married Abt Nov 1838  Bristol RD, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Married 10 Dec 1838  St Paul, Portland Square, Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F42544  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marian Webb,   b. Abt Aug 1841, Torquay, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1909, Brentford RD, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Married Abt Aug 1862  Newton Abbot RD, Devon Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Children 
     1. James Edward Cecil Bigwood,   b. Abt Aug 1863, Clifton, Bristol, Gloucestershire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1947, Holborn RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
     2. Edith Marian Bigwood,   b. Abt Aug 1866, Twickenham, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Helen Augusta Marguerite Bigwood,   b. Abt Aug 1873, Twickenham, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F42546  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1839 - Bristol, Gloucestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1839 - Gloucestershire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1862 - Newton Abbot RD, Devon Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Age: 80y - Abt Nov 1919 - Brentford RD, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Dec 1919 - Brentford RD, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S1] 1841 census.

    2. [S3] 1861 census.

    3. [S475] BMD register (England & Wales) - marriages - multiple sources.

    4. [S542] 1871 census.

    5. [S4] 1881 census.

    6. [S6] 1901 census.

    7. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

    8. [S480] BMD register (England & Wales) - deaths - multiple sources.

    9. [S1606] FindMyPast - parish marriage transcripts, www.findmypast.com.