Thomas Alton

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Personal and Family Information

Thomas was born about 1776 in Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland, the son of unknown parents.[Note 1]

He died in DEC 1866. The place is not known.[Note 2]

His wife was Sarah Holton, whom he married on 19 FEB 1809 in Brabourne, Kent. Their nine known children were Eleanor (<1809-?), Sarah (c1811-1865), Marianna (<1814-?), Mary (<1816-?), Jane (c1818-1887), Eleanor (<1820-?), Catherine (<1822-1898), John (<1827-c1842) and Ann (<1829-c1850).

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthABT 1776
Place: Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland
See Note 1
DeathDEC 1866
See Note 2
Census06 JUN 1841
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1841 Census
1841 census of Tingewick
Source: 1841 census of Tingewick
Authors: Enumerated 6/7th June 1841: tr. SKF Jan 2003
Publisher: photocopies supplied by the Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies, Aylesbury

See Note 3
See Note 4
Census07 APR 1861
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1861 Census
1861 Census of Tingewick
Source: 1861 Census of Tingewick
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: from photocopies

See Note 5
See Note 6
Census30 MAR 1851
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1851 Census
1851 census of Tingewick - 30th March 1851
Source: 1851 census of Tingewick - 30th March 1851
Authors: tr. skf

See Note 7
See Note 8
Burial19 DEC 1866
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: Burial
Parish Registers - Tingewick - Burials - 1855-1900?
Source: Parish Registers - Tingewick - Burials - 1855-1900?

See Note 9
See Note 10

Notes

Note 1

from census

Note 2

Date calculated from Burial Date

Note 3

age ~60, with wife, son, dau

Note 4

ADDRESS FOLIO SNUM Same ORDNUM SURNAME FIRNAME yob AGENUM AGE SEX OCCUP BornInCounty BornSIF

4b 16 No 1 Alton Thomas 1777- 1781 60 M Taylor P? No I

4b 16 No 2 Alton Sarah 1782- 1786 55 F Yes

4b 16 No 3 Alton John 1827 14 M Yes

4b 16 No 4 Alton Ann 1829 12 F Yes

Note 5

age 85, tailor, with wife (dau Catherine & family in same house)

Note 6

Folio 8b Sch. 59

19 January 2002 Page 6 of 25

Thomas Alton (Head) M 85 (1776) M Tailor IRL Kerry

Sarah Alton (Wife) M 77 (1784) F BKM Tingewick

Folio 8b Sch. 60 (same house as previous schedule but separate household)

George Ridgway (Head) M 45 (1816) M Ag Lab BKM Thornborough

Catherine Ridgway (Wife) M 38 (1823) F Lacemaker BKM Tingewick

John A Ridgway (Son) 17 (1844) M Ag Lab BKM Tingewick

William Ridgway (Son) 15 (1846) M Ag Lab BKM Tingewick

Elizabeth Ridgway (Daughter) 11 (1850) F BKM Tingewick

Sarah A Ridgway (Daughter) 8 (1853) F BKM Tingewick

George Ridgway (Son) 4 (1857) M BKM Tingewick

Margaret Ridgway (Daughter) 2 (1859) F BKM Tingewick

Note 7

age 75, tailor, with wife

Note 8

365b,39.00,Tingewick,Alton,Thomas,M,HD,1776.00,75.00,,M,Tailor,0,KER,Trel..,

365b,39.00,Tingewick,Alton,Sarah,M,WI,1784.00,67.00,,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

Note 9

Thomas Atton of Tingewick 19 Dec 1866 age 89 R.C.

Note 10

thomas atton Tingewick 19 Dec 1866 89 R.C.

Sources

  1. 1841 census of Tingewick
    Source: 1841 census of Tingewick
    Authors: Enumerated 6/7th June 1841: tr. SKF Jan 2003
    Publisher: photocopies supplied by the Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies, Aylesbury
  2. 1861 Census of Tingewick
    Source: 1861 Census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  3. Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900
    Source: Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900
    Authors: tr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
  4. Royal Hospital Chelsea Pensioner Admissions and Discharges, 1715-1925
    Source: Royal Hospital Chelsea Pensioner Admissions and Discharges, 1715-1925
    Authors: tr. skf
    Publisher: extract on www.ancestry.co.uk with supposed links to images on Fold3
  5. Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900
    Source: Canada, British Regimental Registers of Service, 1756-1900
    Authors: tr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
  6. 1851 census of Tingewick - 30th March 1851
    Source: 1851 census of Tingewick - 30th March 1851
    Authors: tr. skf
  7. Tingewick baptisms 1813-1841 (24.1 & 24.2)
    Source: Tingewick baptisms 1813-1841 (24.1 & 24.2)
    Authors: tr. SKF
  8. Parish Registers - Tingewick - Burials - 1855-1900?
    Source: Parish Registers - Tingewick - Burials - 1855-1900?