William & Susannah Coleridge of Catalina

William COLERIDGE, born in 1835, is the eldest son of Samuel & Margaret COLERIDGE of Catalina. He married Susannah around 1860 and lived in Catalina where they had 5 children.

There are records of the baptisms of 5 of William & Susannah's children, the first in Bonavista, the others in Catalina Methodist (United) Church:

Samuel Soper COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 25th May 1862.

William COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 20th June 1866.

Peter Percy COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 9th October 1868.

Margaret Ellen COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 4th November 1871, and her burial, age 7 days, was recorded on 7th November 1871. [†]v

Albert Joseph COLERIDGE’s birth was recorded on 1st May 1873.

I found an entry for William in the Trinity Bay District Directory:

Lovell's 1871 Directory: COLDRIDGE William fisherman

There is a record of Susannah's burial and of William's remarriage:

Susanna COLERIDGE was buried on 21st July 1874 at Catalina Methodist (United) Church. Her gravestone shows Died 18th July 1874. Age 34. Wife of William COLERIDGE.

William COLERIDGE’s marriage to Providence FIFIELD of Trinity was recorded on 2nd May 1875 in St Peters Anglican Church Catalina. Both are widowed. Witnesses John Mifflin, James House.

There are burial records for William & Providence – the first record for William matches in age:

William COLERIDGE, age 61, was buried on 7th December 1896 at St. Peter's Anglican Church Catalina.

William COLERIDGE, age 61, was buried on 5th December 1898 at Catalina Anglican Cemetery.

Providence COLERIDGE, age 80, was buried on 16th February 1912 at Catalina Anglican Cemetery.