William & Susanna Coleridge of West Teignmouth

William COLERIDGE, born about 1766, is probably the son of Edward or William COLDRIDGE of Bishopsteignton. He was a farmer in West Teignmouth, where he married Susanna and had at least 11 children. This family's surname is not always recorded COLERIDGE.

William COLEDRIDGE's marriage to Susanna MANN was recorded on 12th January 1788 in Bishopsteignton.

The West Teignmouth parish register contains the following baptisms recorded to William & Susanna COLERIDGE:

Edward COLDRIDGE's baptism was recorded on 26th September 1790.

William COLERIDGE's baptism was not found, but he was born around 1793.

James COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 12th October 1794; his birth date is given as 26th September 1794.

John COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 8th January 1797; his birth date is given as 27th December 1796.

Samuel COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 23rd December 1798; his birth date is given as 8th December 1798.

Thomas COLORIDGE's baptism was recorded on 18th October 1801; his birth date is given as 3rd October 1801.

Peter COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 14th July 1805; his birth date is given as 28th June 1805. Peter COLDRIDGE's death, aged 1, was recorded on 15 July 1806 in Bishopsteignton, Noted "From Teingmouth".

Peter COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 6th May 1807; his birth date is given as 4th May 1807.

Susanna COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 6th October 1808; her birth date is given as 30th September 1808.

Elizabeth COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 15th July 1810.

George COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded on 31st May 1812.

Charles COLERIDGE's baptism was recorded in 1815 in West Teignmouth, father not given.

1841 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
West Teignmouth
Combe Lane
William COLERIDGE
Susanna COLERIDGE
Clara COLERIDGE
75
70
5
Head
Wife
Farmer

In 1841 William & Susanna are in Combe Lane with their granddaughter.

1851 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
West Teignmouth
Combe Lane
Susanna COLERIDGE
Clara COLERIDGE
80
14
Head
Gr'daur
Widow of Farmer
Cabinet maker's daughter

In 1851 Susanna is widowed and still has her granddaughter living with her. The following death records were found:

William COLERIDGE's death was registered in March 1843 in Newton Abbot.

John COLERIDGE's death, aged 47, was recorded in June 1843 in Newton Abbot.

Susannah COLERIDGE's death was registered in June 1853 in Newton Abbot.

 

1851 census for Devon

Address Name Age Relation Occupation
West Teignmouth
Coombe Lane
Peter COLERIDGE
Margaret COLERIDGE
44
36
Head
Wife
House Carpenter

William & Susanna's son Peter is married to Margaret, whose place of birth is Glasgow:

Peter COLERIDGE's marriage to Margret GRAHAM was registered in March 1841 in Kensington.

Peter COLERIDGE's death was registered in June 1853 in Newton Abbot.

Margaret COLDRIDGE's marriage to William CRABB was recorded in September 1856 in Exeter.