Henry Venn (1818 - 1886)

Baptised: 1818 (May 4) Cruwys Morchard, Devon
Died: 1886 (Sep 3) Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon

Family Relationships

Parents:
William Venn (1787 - 1867)
Mary Maunder (1787 - 1847)

Marriages:
1849 (May 11) Cruwys Morchard, Devon
  to Mary Quick (1828 - 1899)

Siblings:
Ann Venn (1814 - 1874)

Children:
John Venn (1850 - 1927)
Elizabeth Venn (1854 - 1927)
Mary Ann Venn (1856 - 1908)
Emma Jane Venn (1857 - 1948)
Ellen Venn (1859 - 1934)
Fanny Venn (1860 - 1914)
Alice Venn (1862 - 1950)
Annie Venn (1864 - >1911)
Eva Blanche Venn (1867 - 1950)
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Additional Information

Known History

With parents in Pennymoor, Devon at 1841 census
  (part of the parish of Cruwys Morchard)
Listed in White's Devonshire Directory in 1850
  (a victualler and smith at the Cruwys Arms)
Living at Cruwys Arms, Pennymoor at 1851 census
  (described as a smith and farmer in census)

Later a blacksmith in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon
  (living there at 1861, 1871 and 1881 census)

Children

Elizabeth born 1854 (Jul 24) Cheriton Fitzpaine
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon at 1861 census
  - a servant in Llansantffraid, Wales at 1871 census
  - a housemaid in Paddington, London at 1881 census
  - a draper in Starcross, Devon at 1891/1901 census
  - lived in Crediton, Devon after her retirement
    (living there at 1911 census and in 1939)
  - died 1945 (Dec 23) Exeter, Devon

Mary Ann baptised 1856 (Feb 10) Cheriton Fitzpaine
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon at 1861 census
  - a draper's assistant in Bideford, Devon in 1881
  - a draper in Starcross, Devon at 1891/1901 census
  - died 1908 (May 29) Crediton, Devon
  - buried 1908 (Jun 4) Crediton, Devon

Emma Jane born 1857 (Jul 11) Cheriton Fitzpaine
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine at 1861/1871 census
  - married Richard Luxton Moore 1880 (Dec 27)
  - a dressmaker in Sticklepath, Devon at 1881 census
  - a lady's maid in Netley, Hampshire at 1891 census
  - a draper living in Kenton, Devon at 1901 census
  - later a retired draper living in Exmouth, Devon
  - died 1948 (Apr 29) Exmouth, Devon

Ellen born 1859 (3rd Qtr) Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine at 1861/1871 census
  - a nurse in Hulme, Manchester at 1881 census
  - married Frederick George Wilson 1882 (1st Qtr)
  - lived in Trafford, Manchester with her family
    (living there at 1891, 1901 and 1911 census)
  - buried 1934 (Dec 21) Stretford, Manchester
    (family then living in Lilian St, Old Trafford)

Fanny born 1860 (4th Qtr) Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon
  - living in Puddington, Devon at 1871 census
  - a milliner living in Exeter, Devon at 1881 census
  - married John Henry Barriball 1886 (2nd Qtr)
  - lived in Launceston, Cornwall after her marriage
    (living there at 1891, 1901 and 1911 census)
  - died 1914 (Dec 8) Launceston, Cornwall

Alice born 1862 (Sep 28) Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon at 1871 census
  - a draper's assistant in Crediton at 1881 census
  - a drapery saleswoman in Yeovil, Somerset in 1891
  - married George Robert Wigg 1898 (Aug 1)
  - living in Frome, Somerset at 1901 census
  - living in Marlborough, Wiltshire at 1911 census
  - living in Portchester, Fareham, Hampshire in 1939
  - died 1950 (2nd Qtr) Thanet, Kent

Annie baptised 1864 (Nov 6) Cheriton Fitzpaine
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine, Devon at 1871 census
  - a nurse in Hulme, Manchester at 1881 census
  - a draper's assistant in Manchester at 1891 census
  - married Ernest Harris 1892 (2nd Qtr)
  - daughter Gladys Venn Harris born 1897 (Sep 9)
  - living in Trafford, Manchester at 1901/1911 census

Eva Blanche born 1867 (Jun 2) Cheriton Fitzpaine
  - baptised 1867 (Aug 11) Cheriton Fitzpaine
  - living in Cheriton Fitzpaine at 1871/1881 census
  - a draper's assistant in Crediton at 1891 census
    (living with her mother in East Street, Crediton)
  - married Octavius Nelson 1892 (3rd Qtr)
  - lived in London and in Cornwall in the 1890s
  - emigrated to South Africa in the late 1890s?
  - living in Grahamstown, South Africa in 1901
  - died 1950 (Jan 27) Johannesburg, South Africa