Levi Venn (1867 - 1938)

Born: 1867 (Mar 20) Templeton, Devon
Died: 1938 (Aug 27) Leigh, Kent

Family Relationships

Parents:
John Venn (1819 - 1902)
Grace Lock (1824 - 1899)

Marriages:
1896 (Nov 16) Ottery St Mary, Devon
  to Ellen Maud Baker (1870 - 1938)

Siblings:
Eli Venn (1849 - 1926)
John Venn (1850 - 1923)
Lucy Venn (1853 - 1927)
Reuben Venn (1854 - 1887)
Lydia Venn (1857 - 1905)
Mary Alice Venn (1859 - >1911)
Albert Venn (1861 - 1954)
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Children:
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Additional Information

Known History

Baptised 1867 (Apr 7) Templeton, Devon
With parents in Templeton at 1871 and 1881 census

A grocer's assistant in Kenton, Devon at 1891 census
A baker and grocer in Dawlish, Devon in 1896/1897
Married in church of St Michael, West Hill, Devon

Living at Dalwood Post Office, Devon at 1901 census
  (then described as a grocer and postmaster)
Later ran Venn's Supply Stores in Willand, Devon
  (living there with his family at 1911 census)

Moved with his family to Australia in 1922
Living in Casterton, Victoria, Australia in 1924

Later lived at Leigh, near Tonbridge, Kent

Spouse

Born 1870 (Nov 26) near Ottery St Mary, Devon
  (parents Frederick Baker and Eliza Ferris)
With parents in Ottery St Mary at 1871/1881 census
  (then living at Wood Cottage, near West Hill)
A schoolmistress in East Budleigh, Devon in 1891
Died 1938 (July) probably in Leigh, Kent

Children

Frederick Albert John (Jack):
  - born 1897 (Oct 9) Dawlish, Devon
  - baptised 1897 (Nov 25) Dawlish, Devon
  - living with parents in Dalwood at 1901 census
  - living with parents in Willand at 1911 census
  - moved with his parents to Australia in 1922
  - living in Casterton, Victoria, Australia in 1924
  - married 1939 (Jan 25) Melbourne, Victoria
      to Mabel Ada Barnes (1911 - 1998)
  - a grocer in Ringwood, Melbourne, Victoria
  - later lived in Geelong, Victoria, Australia
  - died 1983 (Sep 18) North Geelong, Victoria

Reginald Baker:
  - born 1899 (Mar 6) Dalwood, Devon
  - baptised 1899 (Mar 28) Dalwood, Devon
  - living with parents in Dalwood at 1901 census
  - living with parents in Willand at 1911 census
  - served in the Royal Air Force 1918-1919
  - died 1921 (Aug 25) probably in Willand
  - buried 1921 (Aug 30) Willand, Devon

Dorothy Ellen Maude:
  - born 1906 (Aug 5) Willand, Devon
  - baptised 1906 (Sep 16) Willand, Devon
  - living with parents in Willand at 1911 census
  - married 1932 (3rd Qtr) Sevenoaks area, Kent
      to George Charles Dann (1907 - 2007)
  - living near Edenbridge in Kent in 1939
  - died 1990 (Aug 10) Poole, Dorset
    (memorial in Willand churchyard, Devon)