Benjamin Coles

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Personal and Family Information

Benjamin was born on 4 MAR 1866 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire, the son of Thomas Coles and Hannah or Anna Horwood.[Notes 1, 2]

His wife was Ruth Varney, whom he married in ABT AUG 1888 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire. Their eight known children were Thomas James (c1889-?), Edward William (c1890-1963), Edward W. (1891-<1901), Archie (1892-1916), Hilda (1894-1903), John (1895-?), George (1898-1953) and Emily (c1900-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Benjamin Coles
(1866-?)

 

Thomas Coles
(<1827-<1911)

 

Daniel Coles
(<1787-1869)

 

Thomas Coles
(1748-1817)

+
   

Susannah Elizabeth Stopp
(1751-?)

 
   

Elizabeth Gibbard
(c1801-1893)

   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Hannah or Anna Horwood
(<1830-<1917)

 

William Horwood
(<1804-1871)

 

William Horwood
(<1771-<1854)

 
   

Mary
(<1771-?)

 
   

Elizabeth Elkington
(<1807-?)

 

Benjamin Elkington
(<1785-<1809)

+
   

Elizabeth Coles
(<1784-<1819)

+

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
Birth04 MAR 1866
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Coles research from Wendy Webster
Source: Coles research from Wendy Webster
Authors: Wendy Webster
Publisher: email to skf ?March 2006

See Note 1
See Note 2
Census02 APR 1911
Place: Simpson, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1911 Census
1911 census of England and Wales
Source: 1911 census of England and Wales
Authors: extr. skf
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/2352/rg14_07986_0033_03/40731667

See Note 3
See Note 4
Census05 APR 1891
Place: Simpson, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1891 Census
1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
Source: 1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
Authors: tr. skf
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/6598/BKMRG12_1148_1150-0411

See Note 5
See Note 6
Census02 APR 1871
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1871 Census
1871 census of Tingewick
Source: 1871 census of Tingewick
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: from photocopies

See Note 7
See Note 8
Census31 MAR 1901
Place: Simpson, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1901 census
Coles research from Wendy Webster
Source: Coles research from Wendy Webster
Authors: Wendy Webster
Publisher: email to skf ?March 2006

1901 census of England
Source: 1901 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/BKMRG13_1359_1361-0460/7903317

See Note 9
See Note 10
See Note 11
Census03 APR 1881
Place: Simpson, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1881 census
1881 census - mormon CD version
Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: Church of latter-day saints

See Note 12
See Note 13

Notes

Note 1

Benjamin9 Coles was born 04 Mar 1866 in Tingewick Bucks

Note 2

Benjamin9 Coles was born 04 Mar 1866 in Tingewick Bucks (Source: Roads family Ancestry.).

Note 3

age 44, L&NW R, with mother, 2 sons

Note 4

1911 England Census > Buckinghamshire Simpson 18

[frame 34 of 305]

Schedule 17 Simpson 4 rooms occupied by 3 males 1 female

Hannah Coles Head, 81, widow - 5 children, 4 alive born Finmere, Bucks

Benjamin Coles Son, 44 on L&NW Permanent Way born Tingewick, Bucks

Arch Coles Son, 19, farm labourer Simpson, Bucks

Tom Coles Son, 22, labourer in timber yard Simpson, Bucks

Note 5

age 25, coal labourer, with wife, 2 sons

Note 6

1891 England Census > Buckinghamshire Simpson District 8

[frame 22 of 26]

Schedule 131 Village 3 rooms

Benjamin Coles Head, M, 25 Coal Labourer (empl) b. Tingewick

Ruth Coles Wife, M, 22 b. Bucks Water Eaton

Thomas J. Coles Son, 2 Do Simpson

Edward W. Coles Son, 11 mo Do Do

Note 7

5, with parents, sisters

Note 8

fol SNUM ORDNUM ADDRESS FIRNAME SURNAME description STATUS Yr agestr SEX OCCUP COUNTY ORIGINmore Same DISABLED

13a 77 1 Thomas Coles Head M 1828 43 M Shepard & Labourer BKM Tingewick No

13a 77 2 Hannah Coles Wife M 1830 41 F OXF Finmere No

13a 77 3 Eliz'th Coles Daughter 1864 7 F scholar BKM Tingewick No

13a 77 4 Benjamin Coles Son 1866 5 M scholar BKM Tingewick No

13a 77 5 Ann Coles Daughter 1868 3 F scholar BKM Tingewick No

13a 77 6 Emma Coles Daughter 1870 1 F BKM Tingewick No

Note 9

age 35, railway platelayer, with wife, 5 sons, 2 dau [n.b. sister Annie & family next door]

Note 10

Notes for Benjamin Coles: Hilda 1915 thinks he died in a Railway work accident. 1901 Census railway PlatelayerSimpson

Note 11

1901 England Census > Buckinghamshire Simpson District 10

[frame 20 of 27]

Schedule 120 Simpson

Benjamin Coles Head, M, 35 Railway Platelayer (worker) born Bucks Tingewick

Ruth do Wife, M, 33 b. do Water Eaton

Thomas do Son, 12 do Simpson

Archie do do 10 do do

Hilda do Daur 7 do do

John do Son 5 do do

George do do 3 do do

Emily do Daur 4 mo do do

Note 12

ploughboy, 15, with parents, sister

Note 13

Dwelling: Simpson Village

Census Place: Simpson, Buckingham, England

Source: FHL Film 1341358 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 1479 Folio 37 Page 28

Marr Age Sex Birthplace

Thomas COALES M 53 M Tingwick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Head

Occ: Shepherd

Hannah COLES (COALES) M 51 F Tingwick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Wife

Occ: Shepherds Wife

Benjamin COALES U 15 M Tingwick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Son

Occ: Ploughboy (Ag Lab)

Emma COLES (COALES) U 11 F Tingwick, Buckingham, England

Rel: Daughter

Occ: Scholar

Sources

  1. Coles research from Wendy Webster
    Source: Coles research from Wendy Webster
    Authors: Wendy Webster
    Publisher: email to skf ?March 2006
  2. 1911 census of England and Wales
    Source: 1911 census of England and Wales
    Authors: extr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/2352/rg14_07986_0033_03/40731667
  3. 1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
    Source: 1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
    Authors: tr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/6598/BKMRG12_1148_1150-0411
  4. 1871 census of Tingewick
    Source: 1871 census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  5. Coles research from Wendy Webster
    Source: Coles research from Wendy Webster
    Authors: Wendy Webster
    Publisher: email to skf ?March 2006
  6. 1901 census of England
    Source: 1901 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: https://www.ancestry.co.uk/interactive/7814/BKMRG13_1359_1361-0460/7903317
  7. 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Source: 1881 census - mormon CD version
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: Church of latter-day saints