Transcriptions of Beccles and Bungay Weekly News

April - June 1863 Beccles & Bungay Weekly News Births, Deaths, & Marriages.

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Janelle Penney --- 2000, 2001

Change of title. From the issue of 21 April 1863 onwards, the full title of this newspaper was "Beccles and Bungay Weekly News and Suffolk, Norfolk and General Advertiser." For obvious reasons, the shortened form of it has been retained in the source citations!

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 7 April 1863 Page 4, column 4

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MARRIAGE

On the 3rd April, at St Michael's Church, by the Rev F.W. DAVENPORT, Jeremiah LOCKWOOD to Emily Artis WORMAN.

DEATHS

On the 1st April, at Gillingham, Robert, second son of Mr William BAXTER, aged 22 years.

On the 3rd April, at Bungay, aged 17 years, Mary, the third daughter of Mr George BAKER.

On the 4th April, at Beccles, Richard, son of Mr William WOOLNER, colt breaker, aged 3 months.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 14 April 1863 Page 4, column 1

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No births, deaths and marriages announced. Instead: -

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, that the Partnership heretofore subsisting between us, the undersigned ANN WOMACK and GEORGE ROBERT WOMACK, of the City of Norwich, Tailors, Drapers and Outfitters, under the style or firm of "Womack and Son," was dissolved by mutual consent, on the 1st day of January, 1863, and that all debts due to and owing by the said Partnership will be received and paid by the undersigned, Ann WOMACK. Dated this day 2nd day of March, 1863 Ann WOMACK George Robert WOMACK 10, 11, & 12, White Lion Street, and 13 and 14, Davey Place, Norwich. MRS ANN WOMACK Respectfully announces to her Friends and the Public in general, that the above Business in all its branches will be continued by her with a competent Staff of Assistants, and she solicits a continuance of the liberal patronage and support hitherto bestowed on her and the late Mr WOMACK, and which it will be her earnest desire to merit.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 21 April 1863 Page 4, column 4

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DEATHS

On the 11th April, aged 9 years, Jane, fourth daughter of Mr James EARL, of Bungay.

On the 14th April, in his 35th year, William, only son of Mr Henry SPALL, Bungay.

On the 14th April, aged 24 years, Mary Ann, wife of Mr Charles FISKE, of Bungay.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 28 April 1863 Page 4, column 3

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DEATHS

On the 10th April, at Halesworth, aged 29, Louisa, eldest daughter of Mr Isaac MILLS, innkeeper.

On the 15th April, at Woodton, near Bungay, aged 77 years, Elizabeth, widow of the late Mr John CUNNINGHAM, many years farmer of that parish. She survived her second son only six days, and leaves a large family to lament their loss.

On the 17th April, aged 49, greatly respected, Samuel Sharman BRAME, Esq., of Lowestoft, Surgeon, and Registrar of Births and Deaths of the Lowestoft Medical District of the Mutford and Lothlingland Incorporation.

On the 20th April, at Denton, in his 78th year, Mr Edmund CHAMBERS, late of All Saints, Southelmham.

On the 24th April, at Beccles, in her 82nd year, Mrs Elizabeth COLLINS, many years a grocer in that town, and relict of the late Mr Thomas COLLINS.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 5 May 1863 Page 4, columns 4 & 5

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MARRIAGES

On the 28th April, at St Mary's Church, Bungay, by the Rev C.T.[sic] BOWEN, incumbent, assisted by the Rev R.W. ALLSOPP, brother of the bride, Henry, second son of the late Rev Edmund BELLMAN, M.A., rector of Helmingham, to Laura Sevena, fourth daughter of the late Rev Thomas ALLSOPP, B.D., vicar of Fressingfield and rector of Withersdale, in this county.

On the 30th April, at Mendham church Suffolk, by the Rev A.H. BRERETON, assisted by the Rev C.J.[sic] BOWEN, of St Mary's Church, Bungay, Henry William, son of Mr Thomas OWLES, Trinity-street, Bungay, to Louisa, daughter of Mr John BEAUMONT, Shotford Hall, Mendham, Norfolk. (No Cards.)

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 12 May 1863 Page 4, column 4

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MARRIAGES

On the 11th May, at Beccles Church, by the Rev J.T.JOHNSTON, Mr P. WATSON, to Mary Ann, daughter of Mr Frederick FISH, tailor, Beccles.

On Friday last [8 May], at Brampton Church, Mr Samuel ARTIS, fourth son of Mr ARTIS of the Toll Gate, St John's, to Elizabeth, daughter of Mr LAY, of Brampton, wheelwright.

DEATH On Saturday last [9 May], at Beccles, in her 79th year, Ann, relict of the late Mr John CRICKMAY.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 19 May 1863 Page 4, column 3

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MARRIAGES

On the 6th May, at Carlton Colville, Charles PEARSE, Esq., to Susan, fourth daughter of Mr William WELLS, Harpenden, Hertfordshire,and niece of the Rev Follcott SANDFORD, incumbent of Edgton, Shropshire.

On the 14th May, at North Cove Church, by the Rev T.P. WADLEY, M.A., Mr John ELLIOTT, farmer, Bisham, Berks., to Emma, second daughter of Mr Oliver BROCK, farmer, of the above place. (No cards.)

DEATHS

On the 9th May, the Rev Thomas William Henry BEAUCHAMP, rector of Buckenham and Hassingham, aged 73, fourth son of Sir Thomas Beauchamp PROCTOR, Bart., of Langley Park, Norfolk.

On the 12th May, at Wrentham Rectory, the Rev Stephen CLISSOLD, Honorary Canon of Norwich Cathedral, aged 73 years.

On the 9th May, at Framlingham, aged 66 years, Mr Samuel FRUER, formerly of that place, architect.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 26 May 1863 Page 4, column 4

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MARRIED

On the 24th May, at Beccles Church, by the Rev F.W. DAVENPORT, Samuel WRIGHT, boatbuilder, of Beccles, to Ann RICH, widow, of the same place.

DEATHS

On the 13th May, at Beccles, Miss Sarah BEANE, aged 66.

On the 19th May, at Shipmeadow Workhouse, Elizabeth DENNINGTON, aged 86.

On the 19th May, at Hales, much respected and deeply lamented, Mr James HOOD, miller, aged 52.

On the 19th May, in London, in his 83rd year, Capt. Charles RAYLEY, of the Elms, Southwold.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 2 June 1863 Page 4, column 4

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DEATH

On the 28th May, aged 11 months, Charles James, youngest child of Mr John BALLS, junior, of Bungay.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 9 June 1863 Page 4, column 4

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BIRTH

On the 30th May, at Ellough Rectory, the wife of L. G. BUTCHER, Esq., of Hampstead, of a daughter.

DEATH

On the 30th May, the Rev George Steffe CRISP, of Lowestoft, aged 77.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 16 June 1863 Page 4, column 4

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MARRIAGES

At St John the Baptist's Church, Frome, Somerset,[no date given] by the Rev E,.J. BENNETT, D.D., Mr Alfred SMITH, to Maria, eldest daughter of Mr Charles EAGLETON, of Beccles.

On the 11th June, at the Independent Chapel, Beccles, by the Rev J. FLOWER, Emma, daughter of Mr G.H. TOLL, to Benjamin Whitbread KENT, son of Mr J.L. KENT, Beccles.

DEATHS

On the 8th June, at Beccles, Caroline, daughter of Mr John BROWN, currier, aged 2 years; and on the 12th June, John, son of the above, aged 10 months.

On the 11th June, aged 70 years, Lucy, wife of Mr Henry BROCK, carpenter, Ditchingham.

On the 11th June, at Bungay, aged 37 years, Mr George RAVEN, baker and confectioner.

On the 12th June, in the 8th year of his age, Thomas Richard, son of Mr David ROBSON, nurseryman.

On the 14th June, aged 74, Mr Philip Colman BENNS, much respected by a large circle of friends.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 23 June 1863 Page 4, column 4

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BUNGAY PLOUGHING MATCH -- On Tuesday, the 19th inst., a ploughing match took place on the Stow Park farm each competitor paying 6 Pence as an entrance fee. In the first contest, the first prize was won by John PIPE, in the employ of Mr Robert HARRISON, the second by Charles WILSON, a labourer, in the employ of Mr James READ, of the Grange Farm, and the third was a tie between Mark BUTCHER, and James PIPE, both in Mr HARRISON's employ, in which case the prize was divided. The second match was contended for by seven boys, under 18 years of age, their entrance fee being 3 Pence each. Here the first prize was won by Isaac BROWN, in the employ of Mr James READ, second by Charles PLUMB, in the employ of Mr GOWER. The third match was open to all parishes, the entrance fee being 6 Pence each, as in the first match. In this the prizes were won respectively by John PAGE, in the employ of Mr George OWLES; by -->HART, in the employ of Mrs DENNY, and by Horace BUNN, in the employ of Mr H. BUTCHER, of Bungay.

Beccles & Bungay Weekly News 30 June 1863 Page 4, column 5

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BIRTH

On the 22nd of June, at 2 Guildford Road, South Lambeth, the wife of Captain KERRICH, 26th Cameronians, of a son.

DEATH

On the 20th June, at Yoxford, Suffolk, Lucy Elizabeth Davy, widow of the Rev W. BARLEE, late rector of Wrentham, Suffolk, in her 92nd year.

MARRIAGES

On the 23rd June, at the Independent Chapel, Beccles, by the Rev J. FLOWER, Mr B.C. KING, tailor, to Susannah, youngest daughter of Mr John NEWBERY, fishmonger, all of Beccles.

On the 29th June, by the Rev C.S. CAREY, at the Independent Chapel, Bungay, Charles LARTER, to Jane SMITH, both of Bungay.