James Yaxley (1811 - 1884)

Usually known as James Overton

Born: 1811 (Jan 13) Narford, Norfolk
Buried: 1884 (Feb 8) Hull, Yorkshire

Family Relationships

Parents:
George Yaxley (1784 - 1862)
Mary Coxford (1783 - 1850)

Marriages:
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Siblings:
George Yaxley (1807 - 1872)
Thomas Yaxley (1809 - 1895)
Robert Yaxley (1814 - 1877)
William Yaxley (1816 - 1898)
Edward Yaxley (1819 - 1878)

Children:
James Yaxley (1831 - 1911)
Esther Yaxley (1837 - 1894)
Susan Yaxley (1840 - 1918?)
Hercules Yaxley (1846 - 1891)
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Additional Information

Other surname: Overton

Known History

Baptised 1811 (Feb 10) Narford, Norfolk

Married 1829 (Apr 3) Sparham, Norfolk
    to Susanna Springall (1811 - 1876)

A blacksmith in Hindolveston, Norfolk at 1841 census
A blacksmith in Hackford, Norfolk at 1851 census

Later worked as a blacksmith in Hull, Yorkshire
  (living in Hull at 1861 and 1871 census)

Buried 1884 (Feb 8) Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire

Spouse

Susan Springall:
  - baptised 1811 (Aug 11) Sparham, Norfolk
    (parents John Springall and Susan Reynolds)
  - buried 1876 (Oct 3) Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire

Children

James baptised 1831 (Jan 4) Elsing, Norfolk
  - living with parents in Norfolk at 1841/1851 census
  - married 1852 (Dec 25) Hackford, Norfolk
      to Martha Haddon Blogg (1827 - 1921)
  - a blacksmith in Rougham, Norfolk at 1861 census
  - a blacksmith in Huddersfield, Yorks at 1871 census
  - an engine driver/smith in West Ham, London in 1881
  - a blacksmith in Bishop's Stortford, Herts at 1891 census
  - living in Chelmsford, Essex at 1901/1911 census
  - died 1911 (4th Qtr) Chelmsford, Essex

Mary baptised 1832 (March 4) Whitwell, Norfolk
  - living with parents in Hindolveston at 1841 census
  - buried 1842 (Jul 28) Hindolveston, Norfolk

Esther baptised 1837 (May 26) Hindolveston, Norfolk
  - living with parents in Norfolk at 1841/1851 census
  - married 1857 (Aug 8) Sutton-on-Hull, Yorkshire
      to Matthew Davies (1832 - 1893?)
  - living in Hull, Yorkshire at 1861/1871/1881 census
  - married 1885 (3rd Qtr) Hull to Thomas Jackson
  - living in Hull, Yorkshire at 1891 census
  - died 1894 (2nd Qtr) Hull, Yorkshire

Susan born 1840 (2nd Qtr) Hindolveston, Norfolk
  - living with parents in Norfolk at 1841/1851 census
  - living with parents in Hull, Yorkshire at 1861 census
  - married 1864 (Sep 10) Hull to William Smith
  - living in Hull at 1871/1891/1901/1911 census
  - possibly died 1918 (3rd Qtr) Hull, Yorkshire

Hercules born 1846 (2nd Qtr) Hindolveston, Norfolk
  - with parents in Hackford, Norfolk at 1851 census
  - living with parents in Hull, Yorkshire at 1861 census
  - married 1867 (May 19) Hull to Mary Fent
  - a blacksmith's striker in Hull, Yorkshire at 1871 census
    (he was still living with his parents but not his wife)
  - later married (or lived with unmarried)
      Charlotte Messenger Emptage (1852 - 1945)
  - a blacksmith living in Hull, Yorkshire at 1891 census
  - buried 1891 (Nov 5) Sculcoates, Hull, Yorkshire