William & Susan Coleridge of West Teignmouth

William Colton COLERIDGE, born in West Teignmouth in 1828, is the fifth son of James & Mary Ann COLERIDGE. He worked as a cabinet maker in East Teignmouth, and there is a record of his marriage and the births of 10 children:

William Colton COLERIDGE's marriage (age 25) to Susan TICKELL was registered in June 1854 in Newton Abbot.

1861 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
East Teignmouth
1 Myrtle Hill
William COLERIDGE
Susan COLERIDGE
Elizabeth COLERIDGE
William J COLERIDGE
32
29
5
2
Head
Wife
Daur
Son
Cabinet Maker
Grocer
Scholar

In 1861 William & Susan are recorded in East Teignmouth with 2 young children:

Elizabeth COLERIDGE's birth was registered in September 1855 in Newton Abbot.

William John COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1859 in Newton Abbot.

1871 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
East Teignmouth
Hollands Road
William COLERIDGE
Susan COLERIDGE
Elizabeth COLERIDGE
William J COLERIDGE
Clara COLERIDGE
Annie COLERIDGE
Agusta R COLERIDGE
Ernest E COLERIDGE
Sydney H COLERIDGE
42
39
15
12
7
5
2
0
0
Head
Wife
Daughter
Son
Daughter
Daughter
Daughter
Son
Son
Cabinet Maker

Assistant
Scholar
Scholar
Scholar


In 1871 William & Susan are recorded in East Teignmouth with 7 children:

Clara COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1864 in Newton Abbot.

Annie COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1866 in Newton Abbot.

Augusta Rosa COLERIDGE's birth was registered in September 1868 in Newton Abbot.

Ernest Edwin COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1871 and his death, aged 1, was registered in June 1872 in Newton Abbot. [†]

Sidney Herbert COLERIDGE's birth was registered in March 1871 and his death, aged 1, was registered in March 1872 in Newton Abbot. [†]

1881 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
West Teignmouth
1 Regent St
Susan COLERIDGE
Elizabeth COLERIDGE
William J COLERIDGE
Clara COLERIDGE
Annie COLERIDGE
Augusta R COLERIDGE
Florence COLERIDGE
Ernest H COLERIDGE
Alice K COLERIDGE
49
25
22
17
15
12
8
6
4
Head
Daur
Son
Daur
Daur
Daur
Daur
Son
Daur
Lodging house keeper







In 1881 Susan is widowed and recorded in West Teignmouth with 8 children to support.

Florence COLERIDGE's birth was registered in June 1872 in Newton Abbot.

Ernest Herbert COLERIDGE's birth was registered in June 1874 in Newton Abbot.

Alice Kate COLERIDGE's birth was registered in September 1876 in Newton Abbot.

There is a record of William's death and a probate summary:

William Colton COLERIDGE's death, aged 52, was registered in March 1881 in Newton Abbot.

15 February 1881. Administration of the Personal Estate of William Colton COLERIDGE late of Teignmouth in the County of Devon Cabinet Maker who died 8 January 1881 at Regent House in Teignmouth was granted at Exeter to Susan COLERIDGE of Regent House Widow the Relict. Personal Estate under £400

1891 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
West Teignmouth
Regent St
Susan COLERIDGE
Clara COLERIDGE
Annie COLERIDGE
Augusta R COLERIDGE
Florence COLERIDGE
Ernest H COLERIDGE
Alice R COLERIDGE
59
27
25
22
18
16
14
Head
Daur
Daur
Daur
Daur
Son
Daur
Lodging House Keeper

Dressmaker
Milliner
Dressmaker
Clk Goods Office G W R
Drapers Assistant

In 1891 Susan is recorded in West Teignmouth and has 6 children still living with her.

1901 census for Somerset

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Somerset
St Decumans
Susan COLERIDGE
Edward James BRUFORD
Clara BRUFORD
Frank C BRUFORD
69
40
37
1
Head
Son/Law
Daur
Grndson
No Occupation
Master Mariner
Somerset
Taunton St Mary
Augusta COLERIDGE
Florence COLERIDGE
32
29
Boarder
Boarder
Milliner
Dressmaker

In 1901 Susan and her daughters are recorded in Somerset.

1901 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Exeter St David Annie COLERIDGE 35 Officer Civil Servt Prison Warder

In 1901 Annie is recorded in Exeter.

1911 census for Gloucestershire

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
Bristol, Clifton
5a Boyces Avenue
Augusta Rosa COLERIDGE
Susan COLERIDGE
Florence COLERIDGE
Alice Kate COLERIDGE
42
79
38
34
Head
Mother
Daur
Daur
Retail Confectioner

Dressmaker
Retail Confectioner
Bristol (Workhouse) Annie COLERIDGE 45 Servant Sick Ward Attendant

In 1911 Susan is recorded in Bristol with her 3 unmarried daughters and another daughter is working nearby.

There are records of William & Susan's daughter' marriages:

Elizabeth COLERIDGE's marriage (age 28) to John DAVEY was registered in September 1883 in Newton Abbot.

Clara COLERIDGE's marriage (age 30) to Edward BRUFORD was registered in June 1894 in Newton Abbot. They had 1 son:

Frank Coleridge BRUFORD's birth was registered in March 1900 in Williton, Somerset.

Clara BRUFORD's death, aged 83, was registered in Jun 1947 in Exeter.

There are probate summaries and records of the deaths of Susan and her daughters:

Susan COLERIDGE's death, aged 81, was registered in September 1912 in Bristol.

Susan COLERIDGE of 5a Boyce-avenue Clifton Bristol widow died 2 August 1912 Probate London 5 September 1912 to Augusta Rose COLERIDGE spinster. Effects £102 11s. 2d.

Florence COLERIDGE's death, aged 71, was registered in June 1943 in Devon Central.

Florence COLERIDGE of Sunnycroft Station-road Budleigh Salterton Devonshire spinster died 6 June 1943 Probate Llandudno 27 August 1943 to Augusta Rosa COLERIDGE and Alice Kate COLERIDGE spinsters. Effects £593 12s. 1d.

Annie COLERIDGE's death, aged 77, was registered in June 1943 in Newton Abbot.

Augusta R COLERIDGE's death, aged 76, was registered in September 1944 in Devon Central.

Augusta Rosa COLERIDGE of Sunnycroft Station-road Budleigh Salterton Devonshire spinster died 24 July 1944 at The Cottage Hospital Budleigh Salterton Probate Llandudno 6 October 1944 to Alice Kate COLERIDGE spinster. Effects £1132 15s. 5d.

Alice K COLERIDGE's death, aged 92, was registered in June 1968 in Devon Central.

Alice Kate COLERIDGE of Kincraig Cranford Av Exemouth Devon died 27 May 1968 Probate Exeter 19 June. £625.