Charles & Eliza Coleridge of West Teignmouth

Charles Colton COLERIDGE, born in 1834 in West Teignmouth, is the sixth son of James & Mary Ann COLERIDGE. He worked as a cabinet maker in Plymouth and later Birmingham. There is a record of his marriage and the births of 2 children:

Charles Colton COLERIDGE's marriage (age 21) to Eliza Ann SAMBLES was registered in June 1856 in Newton Abbot.

1861 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Charles-the-Martyr
26 Hampton St
Charles COLERIDGE
Eliza A COLERIDGE
Charles COLERIDGE
Eliza COLERIDGE
26
25
4
2
Head
Wife
Son
Daughter
Cabinet Maker
Dress Maker

In 1861 Charles & Eliza are recorded in Plymouth with 2 young children.

Charles Colton COLERIDGE's birth was registered in December 1856 in Newton Abbot.

Eliza Ann Augusta COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1859 in Newton Abbot.

1871 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Bodmin
43 Lower Bone St
Charles COLERIDGE 34 Lodger Cabinet Maker

In 1871 Charles is widowed and recorded in Bodmin. There is a record of Eliza's death:

Eliza Ann COLERIDGE's death, aged 33, was registered in March 1869 in Plymouth, and there is a duplicate entry in the index for September 1869.

1881 census for Warwickshire

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Birmingham St Thomas
41 Stoke St
Charles COLERIDGE 45 Boarder Cabinet Maker
Birmingham St Thomas
Communication Row
Augusta COLERIDGE 22 Visitor

In 1881 Charles is recorded in Birmingham, and his daughter (Eliza Ann) Augusta is visiting.

There are records of Charles & Eliza's daughter's marriage and of Charles's death:

Eliza Ann A COLERIDGE's marriage (age 30) to James Walker RILAT was registered in December 1889 in Wisbech, Cambs.

Charles COLERIDGE's death, aged 53, was registered in June 1887 in Bristol, Glos.