Ambrose Willcock (1820 - 1910)

Born: 1820 (Aug 7) Brixton, Devon
Died: 1910 (Apr 3) Crownhill, Plymouth

Family Relationships

Parents:
William Willcock (1780 - 1844)
Ann Dawe (1777 - 1855)

Marriages:
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Siblings:
John Crossman Willcock (1808 - 1869)
Anne Dawe Willcock (1810 - 1866)
Joseph Dawe Willcock (1814 - 1889)
Mary Creber Willcock (1816 - 1889)
Elizabeth Willcock (1818 - 1888)
Henry Willcock (1824 - 1886)
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Children:
Ann Willcock (1854 - 1893)
Jane Willcock (1856 - 1936)
Ambrose Willcock (1857 - 1948)
Mary Willcock (1859 - 1956)
Elizabeth Willcock (1861 - 1942)
Henry Willcock (1868 - 1933)
Joseph Henry Willcock (1874 - 1962)
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Known History

Baptised 1820 (Sep 15) Brixton, Devon

Living at Worswell Farm, Revelstoke, Devon in 1841

Married 1851 (Apr 13) Charles, Plymouth, Devon
    to Jane West (1831 - 1921)

A farmer in Plympton, Devon at 1851 & 1861 census
  (living at Tuxton Farm, near Plympton St Mary)

Later lived in Buckland Monachorum village, Devon
  - described as a farm assistant at 1871 census
  - an agricultural labourer at 1881 census

A farmer in Buckland Monachorum at 1891 census
  (living at Didham Farm, Buckland Monachorum)

A farmer in St Budeaux, Plymouth at 1901 census
  (then living in Meavy Terrace, Crownhill, Plymouth)

Buried 1910 (Apr 7) Buckland Monachorum, Devon

Spouse

Jane West:
  - born 1831 (Sep 27) Brixton, Devon
    (parents Joseph West and Mary Rowse)
  - baptised 1831 (Oct 23) Brixton, Devon
  - living in Noss, Revelstoke, Devon at 1851 census
  - later lived in Meavy Terrace, Crownhill, Plymouth
    (living there at 1911 census and until her death)
  - buried 1921 (Jul 5) Buckland Monachorum, Devon

Children

William born 1852 (Feb 1) Tuxton, Plympton, Devon
  - baptised 1853 (Mar 6) Plympton St Mary
  - lived at Didham, Buckland Monachorum, Devon
    (living there at 1871, 1881 and 1891 census)
  - a van driver in Exeter, Devon at 1901 census
  - a farm hand in Doddiscombsleigh, Devon in 1911

Eliza born 1853 (Feb 13) Tuxton, Plympton, Devon
  - baptised 1853 (Mar 6) Plympton St Mary
  - a servant living in Plymouth, Devon at 1871 census?
  - a lady's maid in Plymouth, Devon at 1881 census

Ann born 1854 (May 30) Tuxton, Plympton, Devon
  - baptised 1854 (Jun 25) Plympton St Mary
  - lived at Didham, Buckland Monachorum, Devon
    (living there at 1871 and 1881 census)
  - married John Glanville Spry 1885 (Sep 15)
  - living in Bulley, near Gloucester in 1891
  - died 1893 (Sep 7) Bulley, Gloucestershire
  - buried 1893 (Sep 11) Bulley, Gloucestershire
    (John Spry later married Louisa Jane Stone)

Jane born 1856 (Jan 13) Tuxton, Plympton, Devon
  - baptised 1856 (Feb 6) Plympton St Mary
  - living at Didham, Buckland Monachorum in 1871
  - a servant in Torquay, Devon at 1881 census
  - married George Coker 1888 (Apr 15)
  - living at Easton Farm, Bigbury, Devon in 1891
  - living at Hatchland, Rattery, Devon in 1901 & 1911
    (took over the farm after her husband's death)
  - died 1936 (Jan 28) Yealmpton, Devon

Ambrose born 1857 (May 22) Tuxton, Plympton
  - baptised 1859 (Oct 16) Plympton St Mary
  - lived at Didham, Buckland Monachorum, Devon
    (living there at 1871, 1881 & 1891 census)
  - married Mary Elizabeth James 1895 (Jan 29)
  - later a farmer in Buckland Monachorum, Devon
    (at Long Ash near Yelverton in 1901 & 1911)
  - lived in Tavistock, Devon after his retirement
  - died 1948 (Feb 2) Tavistock, Devon

Mary born 1859 (Sep 22) Tuxton, Plympton, Devon
  - baptised 1859 (Oct 16) Plympton St Mary
  - living with parents in Buckland Monachorum in 1871
  - living in Shobrooke, Devon at 1881 census
  - living at Didham, Buckland Monachorum in 1891
  - living in Crownhill, Plymouth at 1901/1911 census
  - married Thomas Blowey 1918 (Dec 3)
  - living in Pitchcombe, Gloucestershire in 1939
  - died 1956 (Mar 14) near Cheltenham, Gloucs

Elizabeth born 1861 (Dec 7) Tuxton, Plympton
  - baptised 1861 (Dec 29) Plympton St Mary
  - living with parents in Buckland Monachorum in 1871
  - a nurse living in Kensington, London at 1881 census
  - living at Didham, Buckland Monachorum in 1891
  - married William Thomas Ward 1898 (Mar 22)
  - living at Yeatt Farm, Torbryan, Devon in 1901
  - living in Slad, Gloucestershire at 1911 census
  - living in Pitchcombe, Gloucestershire in 1939
  - buried 1942 (Jun 5) Pitchcombe, Gloucestershire

John born 1865 (3rd Qtr) Tuxton, Plympton, Devon
  - baptised 1865 (Aug 6) Plympton St Mary
  - living at Didham, Buckland Monachorum in 1871
  - living with parents in Buckland Monachorum in 1881
    (then described as a carpenter's apprentice)
  - a carpenter in Plymouth, Devon at 1891 census

Henry baptised 1868 (May 21) Brixton, Devon
  - with parents in Buckland Monachorum in 1871/1881
  - a carpenter in Wembury, Devon at 1891 census
  - married Harriet Sherwill 1897 (May 24)
  - later a carpenter and joiner in Plymouth, Devon
    (living in Crownhill at 1901 and 1911 census)
  - probably died 1933 (2nd Qtr) in same area

Joseph Henry:
  - born 1874 (Apr 15) Buckland Monachorum, Devon
  - baptised 1874 (May 24) Buckland Monachorum
  - with parents in Buckland Monachorum in 1881
  - living at Didham, Buckland Monachorum in 1891
  - married Cicely Toop 1895 (Oct 7) Horrabridge
  - worked as a butcher in Plymouth, Devon
    (living in Crownhill at 1901 and 1911 census)
  - a dairy famer in Burraton, Saltash, Cornwall in 1939
  - died 1962 (Jan 26) Plymouth, Devon