Heslington Genealogy


Charles Rose was born in 1850 in Colchester, Essex, England. He married Hannah Kettle on 29 Mar 1872 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

Occupation stated at marriage as ostler(?).
1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester: 31 year old head of household, a carman.

Hannah Kettle [Parents] was born on 13 Aug 1854 in Colchester, Essex, England. She married Charles Rose on 29 Mar 1872 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester: 28 year old wife doing Domestic Work

They had the following children:

  M i Charles Rose was born in 1874 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester: 7 year old son
  F ii Alice Rose was born in 1876 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester: 5 year old daughter
  M iii Arthur Rose was born in 1878 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester: 3 year old son
  M iv Thomas Rose was born in 1880 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester: 10 month old son
1891 Census: 8 St Martin's Place, Colchester: 10 year old grandson, a scholar.

George Henry Nice was born in 1844 in Fordham, Essex, England. He married Elizabeth Kettle on 18 Jan 1880 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

Farm labourer.Agricultural labourer at 16 years.
1861 Census: Colne Cottage, Eight Ash Green, Nr. Marks Tey, Essex.
1871 Census: Colne Cottage, Eight Ash Green, Nr Marks Tey, Essex.
1880: Farthing or Factory Lane, Colchester?, Essex.
1881 Census: Halstead Road, Copford, Essex. 37 year old brickmaker, head of household or Factory Lane, Colchester Essex.

Elizabeth Kettle [Parents] was born on 10 Sep 1856 in Colchester, Essex, England. She was christened on 5 Oct 1856 in St Peter's Church, Colchester, Essex, England. She married George Henry Nice on 18 Jan 1880 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

Occupation: Silk hand in 1881.

They had the following children:

  M i Hatton Nice was born about 1880 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Factory Lane, Colchester, Essex.

Enoch Thompson Kettle [Parents] was born on 17 Oct 1845 in Lexden, Essex, England. He was christened on 25 Jul 1849 in St Leonards, Lexden, Essex, England. He died on 14 Mar 1916 in Colchester Cemetery, Colchester, Essex, England. He married Lucy Clark on 29 Jul 1866 in St Peter's Church, Colchester, Essex..

Baptised on July 25, 1849, same day as brother William. Born of unmarried parents with surname of Thompson
Unable to write at 19 years(1866). Occupation of groom in 1867 Address: Golden Square, Colchester.
1871 Census: Water lane, Colchester: 25 year old married Head of Household. No occupation given.
1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 34 year old married Head of Household, Occupation: Groom
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 44 year old marriedHead of Household, a Gardener born Colchester.
1901 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester: 54 year old married Head of Household, Occupation illegible, Born Colchester.

Lucy Clark was born in 1848 in East Bergholt, Suffolk, England. She died on 16 Mar 1916 in Colchester, Essex, England. She married Enoch Thompson Kettle on 29 Jul 1866 in St Peter's Church, Colchester, Essex..

1867: Address: Golden Square, Colchester
1871 Census: Water Lane, 24 year old wife
1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 33 year old wife, born East Bergholt.
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 43 year old wife of a Gardener born E. Bergholt, Sussex.
1901 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester: 53 year old Wife, a Laundress of own account at home born Suffolk, East Bergholt.

They had the following children:

  M i George Kettle was christened on 7 Mar 1865 in St Peter, Colchester, Essex, England.

Christening found in St Peters Parish Records, the surname Dean is used in the record, Address; Factory Lane.
1871 Census: Water Lane: 6 year old son, a scholar
1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 16 year old unmarried son, occupation: page servant.
  M ii John Thomas Kettle was christened on 31 Mar 1867 in St Peter, Colchester, Essex, England.

Christening found in St Peters Parish Records, Address; Golden Square
1871 Census: Water Lane: 4 year old son, a scholar
1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 14 year old son, occupation: Ag. lab.
  F iii Lucy Kettle was born in 1869 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1871 Census: Water Lane: 2year old daughter
1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 12 year old scholar daughter
  M iv Enoch Kettle was born in 1871 in Colchester, Essex, England. He died on 19 Jan 1938 in Colchester Cemetery, Colchester, Essex, England. The cause of death was "Uraemia, Arterio Sclerosis, Chronic Bronchitis"..

1871 Census: Water Lane: 1 year old son
1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 10 year old scholar son
  M v Joshua Kettle was born in 1874 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 7 year old scholar son
  M vi Lance Corporal Edgar Kettle was born in 1876 in Colchester, Essex, England. He died on 1 Dec 1917 in Abbeviile, Somme, France.

1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 4 year old son
Died of wounds in WW1. Lance Corporal 31012 1st Bn. Essex Regiment. Also served in the South Africa Campaign.
  F vii Kate Elizabeth Kettle was born in 1879 in Colchester, Essex, England. She died on 11 Jul 1932 in Southport, Merseyside, England..

1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 2 year old daughter
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 12 year old daughter of a Gardener, a Scholar, born Colchester.
Died aged 53 years.
  M viii Victor Kettle was born in 1881 in Colchester, Essex, England.

1881 Census: Water Lane Cottages, Lexden 3 month old son
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 10 year old son a Gardener, a Scholar, born Colchester.
  M ix Frank Kettle was born Jul - Aug 1883 in Colchester, Essex, England.

GRO Births Sep Qtr 1883 Kettle Frank Colchester 4a 438
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 7 year old son of a Gardener, a Scholar born Colchester.
1901 Census: 32 Burlngton Road, Colchester, Essex: 17 year old unmarried son, a Groom born Colchester.
  M x Wesley Kettle was born Oct - Nov 1885 in Colchester, Essex, England.

GRO Births Dec Qtr 1885 Kettle Wesley Colchester 4a 50[14
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 5 year old son of a Gardener, a Scholar, born Colchester.
1901 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 15 year old son, an Assistant Baker born Colchester.
  M xi William Charles Kettle was born Jan - Feb 1888 in Colchester, Essex, England.

GRO Births Mar Qtr 1888 KETTLE William Charles Colchester 4a 537
1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 3 year old son of a Gardener born Colchester.
1901 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: 13 year old son, an Errand Boy, born Colchester.
  M xii Samuel Clark Kettle was born in 1890 in Colchester, Essex, England. He died on 13 Apr 1918 in Pas de Calais, France.

1891 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: Clarke S. : 7 month old son of a Gardener born Colchester.
1901 Census: 32 Burlington Road, Colchester, Essex: Samuel: 10 year old son born Colchester.
Loos memorial - Pas de Calais
Private, Samuel Clark. 200874. 1st/4th BN. South Lancashire Regiment. 13 April 1918. Panel 76.

William Burrows was born about 1851 in London St Pancras, Middlesex, England.. He married Miriam Kettle on 24 Oct 1880 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

Occupation on marriage register stated as groom.
In 1881 was a Private in the 1st Battalion, 2nd Royal Queen's Regimentaged 31, based in Aldershot, Hampshire.

Miriam Kettle [Parents] was born on 23 Jan 1861 in St. Martins, Colchester, Essex, England.. She was christened on 7 Feb 1861 in St. Martins, Colchester, Essex, England.. She married William Burrows on 24 Oct 1880 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

Baptised at Colchester, St Martin February 7, 1861.
Parents confirmed as Daniel & Elizabeth.
Abode at birth: St. Martin`s Place. Father ( Daniel ) stated as bricklayer`slabourer.
Marriage register shows mark of Miriam so unable to write then(1880).
1881census: aged 21 years, with husband William in Aldershot
[Descendants of John KETTLE 1775.FTW]


Thomas Kettle [Parents] was born on 23 Aug 1867 in Colchester, Essex, England.. He was christened in St Mary At the Walls, Colchester, Essex, England.. He died on 5 Apr 1946 in Transcona Cemetery, Transcona, Manitoba, Canada.. He married Charlotte Elizabeth Doe on 1 Aug 1889 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

1881 Census: Essex Industrial School and Home for Destitute, Chelmsford, Essex. 16 year old inmate.
Occupation in 1889: Labourer. Occupation in 1897: Jobbing groom.
1891 Census: 46 West Stockwell Street, Colchester: 23 year old married Head of Household: Bricklayer's labourer.
Moved to Transcona, Manitoba, Canada about 1911 where for a year he worked as the night porter in the Transcona Hotel.
Then worked in the round house of the C.N.R. & later transferred to motive power where he was a janitor up to retirement in 1935. Was an honourary member of the Transcona Lodge No 337, Sons of England.
Died aged 78 years, 8 months in Transcona. Buried in family plot in Transcona cemetery.
IGI-born St.Mary at the Walls

Charlotte Elizabeth Doe [Parents] was born on 9 Jan 1870 in Colchester, Essex, England.. She died on 8 Jun 1921 in Transcona Cemetery, Transcona, Manitoba, Canada.. She married Thomas Kettle on 1 Aug 1889 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

1891 Census: 46 West Stockwell Street, Colchester: 21 year old wife
Moved to Transcona, Manitoba, Canada about 1911.

They had the following children:

  F i Charlotte Miriam Kettle was born on 29 Oct 1889 in Colchester, Essex, England..

1891 Census: 46 West Stockwell Street, Colchester: 1 year old daughter.
Left in England when parents Thomas & Charlotte emigrated to Transcoba in about 1911. Believed to have stayed at an institution in Clacton On Sea, Essex.
  M ii Thomas Daniel Kettle was born on 11 Aug 1891 in Colchester, Essex, England. He died in 1946.

Injured in World War One. Married a nurse & moved to Oakland, California & had 3 children.
  F iii Ellen Kettle was born about 1893 in Colchester, Essex, England. She died about 1894 in Colchester, Essex, England.

Died "early".
  F iv Mabel Lilian Kettle was born on 13 Apr 1895 in Colchester, Essex, England. She died about 1993 in Canada..
  F v Elsie Kettle was born about 1896.
  F vi Elizabeth Victoria Kettle was born on 6 Jun 1897 in Colchester, Essex, England. She died about 1979.

Died aged 82 years.
  F vii Winifred Beatrice Kettle was born on 6 Jun 1897. She died on 22 Feb 1969.
  F viii Born in the last 110 years.
  M ix Born in the last 110 years.
  F x Born in the last 110 years.
  F xi Born in the last 110 years.

Thomas Doe.Thomas married Mary Ann Dowsett.

Mary Ann Dowsett.Mary married Thomas Doe.

They had the following children:

  F i Charlotte Elizabeth Doe was born on 9 Jan 1870. She died on 8 Jun 1921.

William James Kettle [Parents] was born in 1866 in Colchester, Essex, England. He married Mary Alice Brown on 31 Jul 1892 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

1881 Census: Great Clacton: 16 year old gardener, a lodger in household of John Carter in Great Clacton
1891 Census: 8 St Martin's Place, Colchester: 18 year old unmarried son, a bricklayer's labourer. (Date of birth conflict)
Occupation: Labourer when married Mary in 1890

Mary Alice Brown was born about 1859. She married William James Kettle on 31 Jul 1892 in St Martin`s Church, Colchester, Essex..

Widow when married William.


Mary Hannah Ashby [Parents] was christened on 3 Aug 1833 in Rotherfield, East Sussex, England.

Christening extracted to IGI

She had the following children:

  F i Sarah Jane Ashby was christened on 6 Jul 1851 in Rotherfield, East Sussex, England.

Christening extracted to IGI, no father listed.

Charles Clark was born in 1850 in Stoke Newington, Sussex, England. He married Henrietta Carter.

1881 Census: 12 Regent St. Brighton, Sussex, England RG11 1090 / 117 Page 15
Charles CLARK Head M Male 31 born Stoke Newington, Sussex, England Confectioner

Henrietta Carter [Parents] was born on 26 Apr 1847 in Islington, London, England. She was christened on 28 Nov 1858 in Old Church, St Pancras, London, England. She married Charles Clark.

Christening extracted to IGI
1861 Census: 8 College Lane,St Pancras, 13 year old daughter, a scholar
1871 Census: 62 Camden Street, Pancras: 23 year old sister (in law) of a Cook. Born City Road, London. A Fancy Box Liner.
1881 Census: 12 Regent St. Brighton, Sussex, England RG11 1090 / 117 Page 15
Henrietta CLARK Wife M Female 33 born St. Lukes, Middlesex, England

They had the following children:

  F i Henrietta N Clark was born in 1879 in Brighton, Sussex, England.

1881 Census: 12 Regent St. Brighton, Sussex, England RG11 1090 / 117 Page 15
Henrietta N. CLARK Daur Female 2 born Brighton, Sussex, England

James Culver Franklin Barker was born on 27 Jul 1896 in Oakland, California, USA.. He died on 4 Apr 1963 in Tucson Pima, Arizona, USA.. He married Winifred Beatrice Kettle on 26 Sep 1917 in S Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

An orphan. US citizen. Moved Michigan, then to Arizona.

Winifred Beatrice Kettle [Parents] was born on 6 Jun 1897 in Colchester, Essex, England.. She died on 22 Feb 1969 in Detroit, USA.. She married James Culver Franklin Barker on 26 Sep 1917 in S Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

Had twin.
Had 6 daughters. Only one is entered onto this genealogical line.

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