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Benjamin Ellingford

Male 1852 - 1923  (71 years)


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  • Name Benjamin Ellingford 
    Born 1852  Horndon on the Hill, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1861  Horndon on the Hill, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1871  Orsett Road, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1881  Baker Street, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1891  Stifford Road, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1891  Stockman on farm Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1901  Oak Farm Cottages, Stanford le Hope, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1911  Hunts Farm, Basildon Road, Laindon, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 19 Jun 1923  Stanford le Hope, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 23 Jun 1923  Stanford le Hope, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0227  Wright and Savill
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2016 

    Father William Ellingford
              b. Abt 1815, Suffolk Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1 Sep 1859, Horndon on the Hill, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Mother Martha Oakley
              b. 1 Sep1813, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 10 Oct 1892, 7 Cooper Terrace, Maidstone, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 10 Dec 1837  Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The banns were called for a William Ellingford & Martha Oakley at Orsett on 29 October, and 5 & 12 November 1837. They were married in Orsett on 10 December 1837. They were both full age, bachelor and spinster and both were living in Orsett. Neither could write and they signed the register with a X.

      William's father was William Ellingford, a labourer and Martha's father was Benjamin Oakley, also a labourer. Witnesses to the marriage were John Oakley and Elizabeth Knights.
    Family ID F298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary Goodwin
              b. 1851, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 Jan 1933, Billericay, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 14 Jul 1872  St Giles & All Saints Church, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Benjamin Ellingford and Mary Goodwin were married in Orsett on 14 July 1872. They were bachelor and spinster, Mary aged 21 and Benjamin aged 20. Both signed their names. Their fathers were William Ellingford, deceased and Joseph Goodwin, a labourer. Witnesses to the marriage were Elijah Richardson and Sarah Ann Richardson.
      GRO index reference -1872 Sept Qtr Orsett 4a 211
    Children 
    +1. Annie Ellingford
              b. 16 Sep 1872, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1948, Thurrock, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. William James Ellingford
              b. 10 Feb 1875, Warley, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Abt Mar 1884, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 9 years)
    +3. Mary Ann Ellingford
              b. 28 Jun 1878, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Nov 1943, Thurrock, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     4. Alfred Charles Ellingford
              b. 1881, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1888, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 7 years)
     5. Arthur Edward Ellingford
              b. 1884, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Thomas Ellingford
              b. 1887, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Harriet Ellingford
              b. 10 Sep 1889, Orsett, Essex Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 18 Aug 2016 
    Family ID F290  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1852 - Horndon on the Hill, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1861 - Horndon on the Hill, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1871 - Orsett Road, Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 14 Jul 1872 - St Giles & All Saints Church, Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Annie Ellingford - 16 Sep 1872 - Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - William James Ellingford - 10 Feb 1875 - Warley, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Mary Ann Ellingford - 28 Jun 1878 - Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1881 - Baker Street, Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Alfred Charles Ellingford - 1881 - Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Arthur Edward Ellingford - 1884 - Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas Ellingford - 1887 - Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Harriet Ellingford - 10 Sep 1889 - Orsett, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1911 - Hunts Farm, Basildon Road, Laindon, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 Jun 1923 - Stanford le Hope, Essex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 Jun 1923 - Stanford le Hope, Essex Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Births Mar 1852
      ELINGFORD Benjamin Orsett 4a 102

      1861 census for Horndon on the Hill - RG9/1074/148 page 15
      Martha Ellingford a widow aged 48, a laundress born in Orsett
      John Ellingford her son aged 12 an ag lab born in Horndon
      George Ellingford her son aged 10 an ag lab born in Horndon
      Benjamin Ellingford her son aged 8 an ag lab born in Horndon
      Charles Ellingford her son aged 6 a scholar born in Horndon
      Annie Ellingford her daughter aged 3 a scholar born in Horndon.

      The 1871 census for Orsett Road, Orsett shows the following
      Martha Ellingford a widow aged 58, a laundress who was born in Orsett
      Benjamin Ellingford, her unmarried son aged 19, a labourer born Horndon on the Hill
      Annie Ellingford her daughter aged 13 who was born in Horndon on the Hill
      Mary Ann Tucker, her married daughter, a laundress born Horndon on the Hill
      Mary Ann Tucker her grandaughter aged 3 who was born in Orsett
      William Tucker her grandson aged 3 months who was born in Orsett.

      1881 census - Baker Street Orsett, Essex RG11/1754/33 page 33
      Benjamin Ellingford, aged 29 an ag lab, born Horndon On Hill, Essex
      Mary Ellingford, his wife aged 30, born in Orsett, Essex
      Annie Ellingford his daughter, a scholar aged 8 born Orsett
      William James Ellingford his son, a scholar aged 6 born Warley, Essex
      Mary Ann Ellingford his daughter aged 2 born Orsett

      1891 census - Stifford Road, Orsett RG12/1380/86 page 27
      Benjamin Ellingford aged 39 a stockman on farm, born Horndon on the Hill
      Mary Ellingford, his wife aged 40, born Orsett
      Mary Ann Ellingford, his daughter aged 12, a scholar born Orsett
      Arthur Edward Ellingford, his son aged 7, a scholar born Orsett
      Thomas Ellingford , his son aged 4, a scholar born Orsett
      Harriet Ellingford, his daughter aged 1 born Orsett
      Martha Ellingford, his mother in law, a widow aged 76 born Orsett (actually his mother)

      In 1901 - Oak Farm Cottages, Stanford le Hope RG13/1662/76 page 27
      Benjamin Ellingford aged 49 a stockman on a farm, born in Horndon
      Mary Ellingford, his wife aged 50 born in Orsett
      Arthur E Ellingford his son aged 17, a yardman on a farm, born in Orsett
      Thomas Ellingford his son aged 14 born in Orsett
      Harriet Ellingford his daughter aged 11 born in Orsett

      1911 census - Hunts Farm, Basildon Road, Laindon, Essex RG14PN10023 RG78PN527 RD193 SD2 ED7 SN62
      Benjamin Elingford Head Married Male Sheapherd On Farm 57 1854 Essex Horndon on the Hill
      Mary Elingford Wife Married Female 58 1853 Essex Orsett
      Arthar Fosler Boarder Single Male Groom And Gardener 33 1878 Clockelarks

      Benjamin & Mary are mentioned on a board in Fobbing church where money was donated in their memory along with several other people for the re-casting of Fobbing's 5 church bells. The bells rang out again in 1931 after 30 years silence. A further bell was added in 1934 and 2 more in 1935.