Thomas & Grace Colridge of North Bovey

Thomas COLRIDGE, born in 1786, is the second son of William & Susanna COLRIDGE. The North Bovey parish register records the following marriage:

Thomas COLRIDGE married Grace CORNISH on 8th April 1823 in the Parish Church of North Bovey after banns. Both signed. Witnesses John CORNISH, Andrew CORNISH and Joseph WALLING.

The North Bovey parish register records the baptisms of 3 sons to Thomas & Grace COLRIDGE, noted as N Wormhill, yeoman:

William COLRIDGE's baptism was recorded on 6th October 1823. His burial, aged 6m, was recorded on 12th April 1824. Noted as of N Wormhill. [†]

Thomas COLRIDGE's baptism was recorded on 24th May 1825.

William COLRIDGE's baptism was recorded on 10th May 1829.

1841 census for North Bovey

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
North Bovey
North Wormhill
Thomas COLRIDGE
Grace COLRIDGE
Thomas COLRIDGE
William COLRIDGE
Mary BENNETT
50
50
15
10
14
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Farmer



F.S.

In 1841 Thomas & Grace are recorded in North Bovey with both their sons.

1851 census for North Bovey

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
North Bovey
Higher Wormhill Farm
Thomas COLRIDGE
Grace COLRIDGE
William COLRIDGE
Susan Joan CORNISH
64
64
21
12
Head
Wife
Son
Servant
Farmer of 45 Acres


House Serv.
North Bovey
Youldon
John CORNISH
Elizabeth CORNISH
John CORNISH
Thomas CORNISH
John Cornish CUMING
Thos Cornish COLRIDGE
Ann CUNNETT
70
59
31
28
7
3
17
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Grandson
Grandson
Servant
Farmer 107 Acres Emp 3m
Farmer's Wife




House Servant

In 1851 Thomas & Grace are recorded in North Bovey with their younger son. Their elder son Thomas's first child is with his grandparents.

1861 census for North Bovey

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
North Bovey
Higher Wormhill Farm
Thomas COLRIDGE Sr
Grace COLRIDGE
William COLRIDGE
74
74
32
Head
Wife
Son
Farmer Of 30 Acres
Farmer's Wife
Farmer's Son

In 1861 Thomas & Grace are still in North Bovey with their younger son.

The North Bovey parish register records the burials of Thomas & Grace COLRIDGE:

Grace COLRIDGE's burial, aged 76, was recorded on 2nd March 1867, putting her date of birth around 1791. Noted as Wormhill. Her death, aged 79, was registered in Mar 1867 in Newton Abbot.

Thomas COLRIDGE's burial, aged 85, was recorded on 28th August 1871. Noted as Wormhill. His death, aged 85, was registered in September 1871 in Newton Abbot.

The following administration summary was found for Thomas:

28 October 1871. Administration (with the Will) of the effects of Thomas COLRIDGE late of North Bovey in the County of Devon Yeoman who died 24 August 1871 at Higher Wormhill North Bovey was granted at Exeter to William COLRIDGE of North Bovey Farmer the Son the Residuary Legatee substituted. Effects under £200