Sophia Woolnough
(Cir 1805-1888)

 

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Spouses/Children:
James Sillett

Sophia Woolnough 1

  • Born: Cir 1805, Saint Cross, , Suffolk, England 2
  • Marriage: James Sillett on 5 Nov 1828 in Alburgh, , Norfolk, England 1
  • Died: 22 Oct 1888, Saint Cross South Elmham, , Suffolk, England aged about 83 3
  • Buried: 27 Oct 1888, Saint Cross South Elmham, , Suffolk, England 4

  Noted events in her life were:

She appeared on the census in 1841 in Saint Cross, , Suffolk, England. 5

She appeared on the census in 1851 in Saint Cross South Elmham, , Suffolk, England. 2

She appeared on the census in 1861 in Saint Cross, , Suffolk, England. 6

She appeared on the census in 1871 in Saint Cross, , Suffolk, England. 7

She appeared as a Widow on the census in 1881 in Saint Cross South Elmham, , Suffolk, England. 8


Sophia married James Sillett, son of James Sillett and Martha Long, on 5 Nov 1828 in Alburgh, , Norfolk, England.1 (James Sillett was born on 28 Apr 1802 in Alburgh, , Norfolk, England 2 9, christened on 12 May 1802 in Toft Monks, , Norfolk, England 9 and died on 24 Sep 1880 in Saint Cross South Elmham, , Suffolk, England 10.)


Sources


1 All Saints (Alburgh, Norfolk, England), "Marriages 1813-1837," Marriage of James Sillett and Sophia Woolnough; Microfiche 889, item 20, Norfolk Record Office, Norwich. Cit. Date: 3 Mar 2011; No. 79. James Sillett of this parish, singleman, and Sophia Woolnough of this parish, singlewoman, were married in this church by Banns this fifth day of November in the year one thousand eight hunderd and twenty eight by me, George Sanby Curate.
This marriage was solemnized between us James Sillett and Sophia Woolnough (her mark X) in the presence of us Mary Sillett and John Theobold.

2 1851 Census, Census Return for James and Sophia Sillett. Cit. Date: 22 Jan 2009.

3 England and Wales, Death Certificate for Sophia Sillett, died 22nd October 1888; citing 4a/477/389, Dec quarter 1888, Wangford registration district, Bungay sub-district; General Register Office, Southport. Cit. Date: 16 Mar 2011.

4 Saint George (South Elmham Saint Cross, Suffolk, England), "Burial Registers - 1813-1996," Burial of Sophia Sillett; 148/D1/7, item 304, Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich. Cit. Date: 23 Feb 2011; Sophia Sillett of Saint Cross was buried on 27th October 1888, aged 84 years.

5 1841 Census, Census Return for James and Sophia Sillett. Cit. Date: 22 Jan 2009.

6 1861 Census, Census Return for James and Sophia Sillett. Cit. Date: 23 Jan 2009.

7 1871 Census, Census Return for James and Sophia Sillett. Cit. Date: 23 Jan 2009.

8 1881 Census, Census Return for Sophia Sillett. Cit. Date: 23 Jan 2009.

9 All Saints (Alburgh, Norfolk, England), "Baptisms 1793-1812," Baptism of James Sillett; Microfiche 889, item 14, Norfolk Record Office, Norwich. Cit. Date: 3 Mar 2011; James son of James and Martha Sillett (late Long), born 28th April, privately baptised 12th May at Toft Monks, recieved in this church 19th December 1802.

10 England and Wales, Death Certificate for James Sillett, died 24 sep 1880; citing 4a/483/58, Sep quarter 1880, Wangford registration district, Bungay sub-district; General Register Office, Southport. Cit. Date: 10 Mar 2011.