Catherine Alton

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Personal and Family Information

Catherine was born before 25 DEC 1822 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire, the daughter of Thomas Alton and Sarah Holton.[Note 1]

She died on 12 APR 1898 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire.[Notes 2, 3]

Her husband was George Ridgway, whom she married on 7 AUG 1843 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire. Their eight known children were John Alton (1843-?), William (<1845-1887), Sarah Anne (<1847-<1852), Elizabeth Eleanor (<1849-?), Sarah Anne (<1852-1881), George (<1857-?), Thomas (<1857-1860) and Margaret Sarah (<1859-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

Catherine Alton
(<1822-1898)

 

Thomas Alton
(c1776-1866)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Sarah Holton
(<1784-1868)

 

William Holton
(<1761-<1839)

 

Thomas Holton
(c1732-1817)

+
   

Sarah Creed
(<1735-?)

 
   

Elizabeth un
(c1758-<1835)

   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthBEF 25 DEC 1822
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
See Note 1
Death12 APR 1898
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Gale Newspaper database
Source: Gale Newspaper database
Publisher: http://callisto.ggsrv.com/
Page: Fetch-456.jpeg

See Note 2
See Note 3
Baptism25 DEC 1822
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: Baptism
Tingewick baptisms 1813-1841 (24.1 & 24.2)
Source: Tingewick baptisms 1813-1841 (24.1 & 24.2)
Authors: tr. SKF

See Note 4
See Note 5
Census03 APR 1881
Place: Lower Street, Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1881 Census
1881 Census of Tingewick
Source: 1881 Census of Tingewick
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: from photocopies

See Note 6
See Note 7
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 8
See Note 9
Census05 APR 1891
Place: Main Street, Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: 1891 census
1891 census of Tingewick
Source: 1891 census of Tingewick
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: from photocopies

See Note 10
See Note 11
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 12
See Note 13
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 14
See Note 15
Burial15 APR 1898
Place: Tingewick, Buckinghamshire
Type: Burial
Tingewick Cemetery - Parish Clerk's book
Source: Tingewick Cemetery - Parish Clerk's book

See Note 16
See Note 17

Notes

Note 1

Date calculated from bapt

Note 2

At Tingewick, on the 12th inst., CATHERINE RIDGWAY, aged 75 years

Note 3

Births, Deaths, Marriages and Obituaries.

The Bucks herald, etc (Aylesbury, England), Saturday, April 23, 1898; pg. 8; Issue 3452

DEATHS

RIDGEWAY.—At Tingewick, on the 12th inst., CATHERINE RIDGWAY, aged 75 years

Note 4

Dec 25 1822 Catharine Thomas & Sarah Halton Tingewick Tailor

Note 5

248 Dec 25 1822 Benjamin George Joseph & Sarah Holton Tingewick Draper [12e]

[16] Dec 16 1822 Elizabeth ! D John & Sarah Stockley [17] [3k]

[18]

249 Dec 25 1822 Catharine Thomas & Sarah Halton Tingewick Tailor [12e]

250 Dec 25 1822 Charles James & Susannah Berry Tingewick Victualler

Note 6

age 58, with husband, 2 sons, 2 dau, g’son

Note 7

17b,137.00,Lower St,Ridgway,George,M,HD,1816.00,65.00,,M,Ag Labr,0,BKM,Thornborough,

17b,137.00,Lower St,Ridgway,Catherine,M,WI,1823.00,58.00,,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

17b,137.00,Lower St,Ridgway,John Alton,U,SO,1843.00,38.00,,M,Ag Labr,0,BKM,Tingewick,

17b,137.00,Lower St,Ridgway,Elizabeth E.,U,DA,1850.00,31.00,,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

17b,137.00,Lower St,Noble,Sarah Ann,M,DA,1853.00,28.00,,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

17b,137.00,Lower St,Noble,Harry,,SO,1881.00,0.00,15 d,M,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

17b,137.00,Lower St,Ridgeway,Ernest,,GS,1878.00,3.00,,M,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

Note 8

age 48, stationer, with husband, 2 sons, 3 dau

Note 9

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

20a 141 1 George Ridgway Head M 1816 55 M Ag Lab BKM Thornbrough No

20a 141 2 Catherine Ridgway Wife M 1823 48 F Stationer <Messenger> BKM Tingewick No

20a 141 3 John Alton Ridgway Son U 1844 27 M Ag Lab BKM Tingewick No

20a 141 4 Eliz'th Ridgway Daughter U 1850 21 F Lacemaker BKM Tingewick No

20a 141 5 Sarah Ridgway Daughter U 1853 18 F Lacemaker BKM Tingewick No

20a 141 6 George Ridgway Son 1857 14 M Ag Lab BKM Tingewick No

20a 141 7 Margaret Ridgway Daughter 1859 12 F Ag Labourer'd dau BKM Tingewick No

Note 10

age 68, with husband, son, g’son, g’dau. dau, son-i-l

Note 11

9a,87.00,[Main St],Ridgway,George,M,HD,1816.00,75.00,,M,Agl Labourer,0,BKM,Thornbourough,

9a,87.00,[Main St],Ridgway,Kate,M,WI,1823.00,68.00,,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

9a,87.00,[Main St],Ridgway,John,U,SO,1844.00,47.00,,M,Agl Labourer,0,BKM,Tingewick,

9a,87.00,[Main St],Ridgway,Earnest,,GS,1873.00,18.00,,M,Scholar,0,BKM,Tingewick,

9a,87.00,[Main St],Norman,Ada,,GD,1882.00,9.00,,F,Scholar,0,LND,Upper Clapton,

9a,87.00,[Main St],Giles,Frederick,M,LO,1861.00,30.00,,M,Shoe maker,0,BKM,Buckingham,

9a,87.00,[Main St],Giles,Elizabeth,M,WI,1850.00,41.00,,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

Note 12

age 38, lacemaker, with husband, 3 sons, 3 dau

Note 13

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 14

age 30, with husband, 2 sons, 2 dau

Note 15

365b,40.00,[**],Ridgeway,George,M,HD,1816.00,35.00,,M,Ag Lab,0,BKM,Thornborough,

365b,40.00,[**],Ridgeway,Catharine,M,WI,1821.00,30.00,3?0,F,,0,BKM,Tingewick,

365b,40.00,[**],Ridgeway,John Alton,,SO,1844.00,7.00,,M,Scholar,0,BKM,Tingewick,

365b,40.00,[**],Ridgeway,William,,SO,1846.00,5.00,,M,Scholar,0,BKM,Tingewick,

365b,40.00,[**],Ridgeway,Sarah Ann,,DA,1848.00,3.00,,F,At Home,0,BKM,Tingewick,

365b,40.00,[**],Ridgeway,Elizabeth,,DA,1850.00,1.00,,F,At Home,0,BKM,Tingewick,

Note 16

aged 75y 0m (born 1823) was bur 15/ 4/ 1898 died 12/ 4/ 1898 at Tw

Note 17

" grave 34 Catherine Ridgway of Tw Widow

" aged 75y 0m (born 1823) was bur 15/ 4/ 1898 died 12/ 4/ 1898 at Tw W. of Cemetery

Sources

  1. Gale Newspaper database
    Source: Gale Newspaper database
    Publisher: http://callisto.ggsrv.com/
    Page: Fetch-456.jpeg
  2. 1881 Census of Tingewick
    Source: 1881 Census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  3. 1871 census of Tingewick
    Source: 1871 census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  4. 1891 census of Tingewick
    Source: 1891 census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  5. 1861 Census of Tingewick
    Source: 1861 Census of Tingewick
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: from photocopies
  6. Tingewick Cemetery - Parish Clerk's book
    Source: Tingewick Cemetery - Parish Clerk's book
  7. 1851 census of Tingewick - 30th March 1851
    Source: 1851 census of Tingewick - 30th March 1851
    Authors: tr. skf
  8. Tingewick baptisms 1813-1841 (24.1 & 24.2)
    Source: Tingewick baptisms 1813-1841 (24.1 & 24.2)
    Authors: tr. SKF