Thomas & Ann Coleridge of East Teignmouth

Thomas COLERIDGE, born in West Teignmouth in 1801, is the sixth son of William & Susanna COLERIDGE, and the parish register records his marriage and the births of 7 children:

Thomas COLERIDGE's marriage (age 29) to Ann MILLS was recorded on 30th March 1830 in West Teignmouth.

There are parish and BMD records relating to Thomas & Ann's first two children:

Thomas John Mills COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 8th August 1830 in West Teignmouth and his burial was also recorded in 1830. [†]

Edith Anne Gilpin COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 5th August 1832 in West Teignmouth and her burial was recorded in 1834. [†]

1841 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
East Teignmouth
Market House
Thomas COLERIDGE
Ann COLERIDGE
John COLERIDGE
William COLERIDGE
Henry HILL
35
35
5
2
18
Head
Wife


Butcher



M.S.

In 1841 Thomas & Ann are recorded in East Teignmouth with 2 young children.

John Mills COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 5th July 1835.

William Mills COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 11th December 1838 in East Teignmouth.

1851 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
East Teignmouth
Market House
Thomas COLERIDGE
Ann COLERIDGE
John COLERIDGE
William COLERIDGE
Elizabeth COLERIDGE
Emma COLERIDGE
Edith COLERIDGE
48
46
15
12
7
5
3
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Daughter
Daughter
Daughter
Farmer 10 Acres, Butcher





In 1851 Thomas & Ann are recorded in East Teignmouth with 5 children.

Elizabeth Mary Mills COLERIDGE's birth was registered in December 1842 in Newton Abbot.

Emma Louisa Mills COLERIDGE's birth was registered in December 1844 in Newton Abbot.

Edith Ann Mills COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1847 in Newton Abbot.

1861 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
East Teignmouth
Brunswick St, The Market
Thomas COLERIDGE
Ann COLERIDGE
John COLERIDGE
William COLERIDGE
Elizabeth COLERIDGE
Emma COLERIDGE
Edith COLERIDGE
60
56
26
22
18
16
14
Head
Wife
Son
Son
Daughter
Daughter
Daughter
Butcher
Butchers Wife
Butcher
Butcher
Milliner & Dressmaker
Scholar
Scholar
East Teignmouth John COLERIDGE 26 Head Butcher

In 1861 Thomas & Ann are recorded in East Teignmouth with their children. Their son John appears twice on this census but he does not appear in any later censuses. There is a record of John's marriage, and possibly his death:

John Mills COLERIDGE's marriage (age 36) to Maria SPERRING was registered in September 1871 in Axbridge, Somerset.

1871 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
East Teignmouth
Brunswick St, The Market
Thomas COLERIDGE
Ann COLERIDGE
Emma COLERIDGE
70
64
26
Head
Wife
Daughter
Butcher

Torquay
Belgrave Cres
Edith COLERIDGE 25 Servant

In 1871 Thomas & Ann are recorded in East Teignmouth with their daughter Emma. Their youngest daughter, recorded as COLDRIDGE, is working in Torquay.

1881 census for Glamorgan

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Cardiff St John
72, Union Street
Maria COLERIDGE
Alice SPARIN
Leah SOMER
36
10
77
Head
Niece
Lodger
Dressmaker

Late Shopkeeper

In 1881 Thomas & Ann's son John's widow is recorded in Cardiff. Her birthplace is given as Weston Super Mare.

John COLERIDGE's death, aged 40, was registered in December 1878 in Bridgend, Glam.

1881 census for London

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Belgravia
St Georges Hospital
Elizabeth COLERIDGE 38 Head Nurse Head Nurse
Kensington
19 Collingham Rd
Emma COLERIDGE 36 Servant Ladysmaid

In 1881 Thomas & Ann's daughters are working in London.

1891 census for London

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Kensington
19 Collingham Road
Emma L COLERIDGE
Ada B COLERIDGE
46
23
Servant
Servant
Ladies Maid
Housemaid

In 1891 Emma is recorded at the same address in London with her niece Ada Blanche.

There are records of Thomas & Ann's deaths:

Thomas COLERIDGE's death, aged 73, was registered in March 1875 in Newton Abbot.

Ann COLERIDGE's death, aged 77, was registered in June 1883 in Newton Abbot.