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Sophia Howes

Female Abt 1825 - Abt 1892  (~ 67 years)


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  • Name Sophia Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Birth Abt 1824  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Birth Abt 1824  Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Birth Abt 1824  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Birth Abt 1825  Thorpe, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Birth Abt 1825  Not Known Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Born Abt Mar 1825  Hardingham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Baptism 13 Mar 1825  St George, Hardingham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Birth Abt 1826  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence 6 Jun 1841  Regent Street, St Stephen, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Witness at Marriage 25 Jun 1843  St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Sister's wedding 
    Residence 20 Jan 1845  St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 30 Mar 1851  10 Thomas Street, St George in the East, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 25 Apr 1851  12 Everards Place, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Residence 17 Apr 1853  Everards Place, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Residence 7 Apr 1861  16 Backchurch Lane, Goodmans Fields, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 2 Apr 1871  [8
    Cowkeeper 
    Residence 2 Apr 1871  35 Backchurch Lane, Goodmans Fields, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 3 Jan 1876  65 Royal Mint Street, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Court case Abt 26 Jan 1876  Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Sophia fined 10s, & 2s costs, for diluting the milk from her 15 cows by adding about 20% water
    Occupation 3 Apr 1881  [5
    Dairy Keeper 
    Residence 3 Apr 1881  65 Royal Mint Street, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Occupation 5 Apr 1891  [6
    Living on own means 
    Residence 5 Apr 1891  1 Little Hermitage Street, St George in the East, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Death Abt Aug 1892  Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Age: 64y 
    Name Sophia Moore  [12, 13, 14
    Name Sophia Unknown  [5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 11, 15
    Died Abt 2 Aug 1892  Infirmary, Union Workhouse, 1 Raine Street, St George in the East, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Age: 64y 
    Buried 6 Aug 1892  City of London Cemetery, Manor Park, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Person ID I21617  ONS
    Last Modified 9 Jun 2022 

    Father Robert Heron Howes,   b. 23 Jun 1800, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1860, "Adam & Eve", 17 Bishopsgate, St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Thurling,   b. 5 May 1805, Hardingham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1879, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1822  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Witness 24 Dec 1822 
    Ann Beaumont 
    Family ID F1749  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Moore,   b. 20 Jul 1826, Pockthorpe, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1869, 35 Backchurch Lane, Goodmans Fields, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years) 
    Married 20 Jan 1845  St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Witness 20 Jan 1845 
    Ann Spinks 
    Witness 20 Jan 1845 
    William Spinks 
    Married Abt Feb 1845  Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. William Robert Moore,   b. Abt Feb 1848, St George in the East RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1848, St George in the East RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. John Benjamin Moore,   b. Abt Aug 1849, St George in the East RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1849, St George in the East RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    +3. Benjamin John Moore,   b. 25 Apr 1851, 12 Everards Place, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1911, Infirmary, Union Workhouse, 1 Raine Street, St George in the East, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     4. John Moore,   b. 15 Dec 1852, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1865, London Hospital, Whitechapel Road, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 12 years)
     5. Elizabeth Moore,   b. Abt May 1855, St George in the East RD, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 16 Jan 1861, Old Ford Road, Bow, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 5 years)
    +6. Harriet Moore,   b. Abt Aug 1856, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. William Moore,   b. Abt 28 Jun 1858, Back of Church Lane, Goodmans Fields, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 2 Sep 1858, Back of Church Lane, Goodmans Fields, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     8. Ellen Moore,   b. Abt Feb 1860, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 2 Feb 1865, Church Lane, Whitechapel, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 4 years)
    Last Modified 1 Mar 2022 
    Family ID F7261  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1824 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1824 - Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1824 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1825 - Thorpe, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt Mar 1825 - Hardingham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 13 Mar 1825 - St George, Hardingham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1826 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Jun 1841 - Regent Street, St Stephen, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsWitness at Marriage - Sister's wedding - 25 Jun 1843 - St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 20 Jan 1845 - St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Jan 1845 - St Helen, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Feb 1845 - Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 25 Apr 1851 - 12 Everards Place, Whitechapel, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1871 - 35 Backchurch Lane, Goodmans Fields, Whitechapel, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCourt case - Abt 26 Jan 1876 - Whitechapel, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - Age: 64y - Abt Aug 1892 - Whitechapel, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 64y - Abt 2 Aug 1892 - Infirmary, Union Workhouse, 1 Raine Street, St George in the East, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Aug 1892 - City of London Cemetery, Manor Park, London Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    The History of Sophia Howes and her husband, John Moore
    The History of Sophia Howes and her husband, John Moore
    Illustrated story of their family's life and their transition from Norwich to London in the mid-1800s

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] 1841 Census - England & Wales.

    2. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.
      indicates that we have seen the original parish register, microfilm/fiche or a scanned image


    3. [S36] FreeReg, www.freereg.org.uk.

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

    5. [S4] 1881 Census - England & Wales.

    6. [S5] 1891 Census - England & Wales.

    7. [S2] 1851 Census - England & Wales.

    8. [S542] 1871 Census - England & Wales.

    9. [S3] 1861 Census - England & Wales.

    10. [S511] Birth record - son.

    11. [S94] Baptism record - son.

    12. [S3601] The Standard (London), (formerly the Evening Standard), 1876 Jan 27.

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

    14. [S2813] City of London & Tower Hamlets Cemetery Records.

    15. [S245] Probate records - spouse.

    16. [S55] Norfolk Marriage CD, Norfolk Family History Society.