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Robert Howes

Male 1856 - 1925  (69 years)


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  • Name Robert Howes  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Birth Abt 1855  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Birth Abt 1856  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 4, 12
    Birth Abt Jan 1856  Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Born 28 Jan 1856  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 28 Jan 1856  Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Baptism 29 Jan 1856  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Birth Abt Feb 1856  Forehoe RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Birth Abt 1857  [1, 3
    • age 22 at marriage
    Name R Howes  [15
    Name Robert Howse  [16
    Occupation 1861 
    Scholar 
    Residence 1861  Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1871 
    Labourer 
    Residence 1871  Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 31 Jul 1879  [3
    Plate layer 
    Residence 31 Jul 1879  Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Occupation 9 Oct 1879  [9
    Fish monger 
    Occupation 1881 
    Platelayer on Railway 
    Residence 1881  Briston Road, Lammas with Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1891 
    Platelayer on Railway 
    Residence 1891  Lammas with Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901 
    Platelayer on Railway 
    Residence 1901  Lammas with Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 4 Apr 1901  [9
    Platelayer, Great Eastern Railway 
    Residence 4 Apr 1901  Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Occupation 6 Oct 1901  [9, 10
    Platelayer, Great Eastern Railway 
    Residence 6 Oct 1901  Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    Occupation 2 Jun 1906  [6
    Platelayer 
    Occupation 2 Apr 1911 
    Railway Platelayer 
    Residence 2 Apr 1911  Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 18 Dec 1915  [6
    Platelayer, Great Eastern Railway 
    Occupation 19 Dec 1915  [5, 6
    Platelayer 
    Occupation 10 Jun 1925  [7
    Railway foreman platelayer 
    Residence 10 Jun 1925  Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Died 10 Jun 1925  Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, St Stephen's Road, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Age: 68y 
    Cause: Perforated gastric ulcer, general peritonitis 
    Occupation 31 Dec 1927  [6
    Ganger 
    Occupation 25 Apr 1936  [5
    Foreman Platelayer 
    Notes 
    • we previously assumed that Robert had died before 1915 when his son, Albert died, because he (Robert) was recorded as dead on Albert's CWGC record, but we now think that that recording must have been done some years later
    Person ID I23175  ONS
    Last Modified 19 Oct 2019 

    Father John Howes,   b. Abt May 1823, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1907, Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, St Stephen's Road, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years) 
    Mother Ann Elsey,   b. Abt 1817, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1889, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Abt Feb 1842  Forehoe RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18
    Married 6 Mar 1842  Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [19
    Wymondham, Norfolk
    Wymondham, Norfolk
    Wymondham Abbey
    John Howes / Ann Elsey MC
    John Howes / Ann Elsey MC
    Witness 6 Mar 1842  [19
    Elizabeth Howes 
    Witness 6 Mar 1842  [19
    Robert Howes 
    Family ID F8376  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ellen Pettit,   b. Abt 1859, Great Plumstead, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1945, Outer Norwich RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 31 Jul 1879  Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Wymondham, Norfolk
    Wymondham, Norfolk
    Wymondham Abbey
    Robert Howes / Ellen Pettit MC
    Robert Howes / Ellen Pettit MC
    Witness 31 Jul 1879  [3
    Sarah Ann Pettit 
    Witness 31 Jul 1879  [3
    William Fulcher 
    Married Abt Aug 1879  Forehoe RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Robert William Howes,   b. 25 Sep 1879, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1953, SW Essex RD, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +2. Ernest Edward Howes,   b. Abt Nov 1881, Wymondham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1957, Bury St Edmunds RD, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 76 years)
    +3. Charles Frederick Howes,   b. 23 Dec 1882, Lammas, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1954, Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, St Stephen's Road, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     4. George Howes,   b. Abt Nov 1884, Lammas, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1893, Aylsham RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 8 years)
     5. Albert E Howes,   b. 11 Dec 1886, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1915, Pas de Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
    +6. John Howes,   b. 16 Nov 1888, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Feb 1960, Darlington RD, Durham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     7. Elsie Olive Howes,   b. 3 Dec 1890, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Dec 1987, Brighton RD, Sussex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
    +8. Ellen Emily Howes,   b. 6 Nov 1892, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1961, Cromer, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     9. Sidney George Howes,   b. Abt May 1895, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt May 1901, Aylsham RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 6 years)
    +10. Gladys Faith Howes,   b. 22 Sep 1896, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Feb 1953, SW Essex RD, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +11. Maud Miriam Howes,   b. 3 Aug 1898, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Aug 1976, Norwich, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     12. Eleanor Howes,   b. 24 Feb 1901, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Nov 1976, North Walsham RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +13. Edward Howes,   b. 26 Jun 1903, Little Hautbois, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt Feb 1967, East Dereham RD, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    Last Modified 16 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F4534  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1855 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt 1856 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Jan 1856 - Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 28 Jan 1856 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 28 Jan 1856 - Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 29 Jan 1856 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBirth - Abt Feb 1856 - Forehoe RD, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Town Green, Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 31 Jul 1879 - Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 31 Jul 1879 - Wymondham Abbey, Wymondham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Abt Aug 1879 - Forehoe RD, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Lammas with Little Hautbois, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Lammas with Little Hautbois, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 4 Apr 1901 - Little Hautbois, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 6 Oct 1901 - Little Hautbois, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 2 Apr 1911 - Little Hautbois, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 10 Jun 1925 - Little Hautbois, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 68y,Cause: Perforated gastric ulcer, general peritonitis - 10 Jun 1925 - Norfolk & Norwich Hospital, St Stephen's Road, Norwich, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S4] 1881 census.

    2. [S156] 1911 census - UK.

    3. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.
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    4. [S6] 1901 census.

    5. [S217] Marriage record - daughter.

    6. [S218] Marriage record - son.

    7. [S1289] Norwich City Health Dept - deaths.

    8. [S476] BMD register (England & Wales) - births - multiple sources.

    9. [S94] Baptism record - son.

    10. [S95] Baptism record - daughter.

    11. [S542] 1871 census.

    12. [S5] 1891 census.

    13. [S58] Owen Howes.

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

    15. [S458] Death report - son.

    16. [S3] 1861 census.

    17. [S79] Annette Watson.

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

    19. [S64] Parish Register - marriages.