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Folk Biography Information

Folk Biography Information

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NameBridgeman, William
Date of Birth1833
Location/CommunityWanborough
NotesIdentified as Mr Bridgeman by Alfred Williams.

Birth / baptism
No trace. Lyneham, Wiltshire, c. 1832 [Census 1911]

Marriage
Wiltshire, Cricklade, 1892, Jan, Feb, Mar, Vol. 5a, p 47; William Bridgeman married Emma Matthews.

Death / burial
Wiltshire, Swindon, 1915, Jan, Feb, Mar, age, 83, vol. 5a, p 29;

Williams / others notes
Census InformationCensus 1911
Place of birth, Lyneham, Wiltshire, c. 1832, age, 79; address, 40 Exeter Street, Swindon, Wiltshire; living with wife, Emma, age, 74; place of birth, Brinkworth, Wiltshire.

Census 1901
Listed as William Bridgman. Place of birth, Lyneham, Wiltshire, c. 1833; age 68; address, 40 Exeter Street, Swindon; occupation, coal porter [foreman]; living with, wife, Emma; age, 66, place of birth, Brinkworth, Wiltshire.

Census 1891
Listed as William Bridgeman. Place of birth, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, c. 1832, age, 59; address, Shaw, Lydiard Millicant, Wiltshire; occupation, manager at coal wharf; widower; living with, niece, Rebecca Freebury; age, 17; place of birth, Crickhowell, Monmouthshire; occupation, housekeeper.

Census 1881
Listed as William Bridgeman. Place of birth, Preston, Lyneham, Wiltshire, c. 1833, age 48; address, Shaw, Lydiard Millicant, Wiltshire; occupation, labourer in GWR coal wharf; living with, wife, Honoria; age 43; place of birth, Fawley Fawnhope, Herefordshire; daughter, Elizabeth Ann; age 19; occupation, domestic servant; son, George; age, 12; scholar; place of birth all siblings, Shaw, Lydiard.

Census 1871
Listed as William Bridgeman. Place of birth, Preston, Wiltshire, c.1830, age, 41; address, in village, Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with, wife, Elizabeth; age 43; place of birth Shaw, Wiltshire; son, Charles; age 13; occupation, agricultural labourer; daughter, Mary, J.; age, 15; occupation, domestic servant; daughter, Elizabeth; age, 10; son, John; age, 8; son, George; age, 3; place of birth all siblings, Shaw.

Census 1861
Listed as Wm Bridgeman. Place of birth, Preston, Wiltshire, c. 1832, age, 29; address, Shaw, Lydiard Millicent, Wiltshire; occupation, agricultural labourer; living with, wife, Elizabeth; age, 35; place of birth, Lydiard Millicent; daughter, Mary Jane; age, 4; son, Charles; age, 2; place of birth all siblings, Shaw.

Census 1851
Listed as William Bridgman. Place of birth, Purton, Wiltshire, c. 1832, age, 19; occupation, fodderer; address, Whitehill, Lydiard Tregoze, Wiltshire; living in the household of Elizabeth King; age, 64; place of birth, Purton; gentlewoman; widow; and Richard Dore King, age, 37; place of birth, Lydiard Tegoze; occupation, farmer of 67 acres, employing 2 labourers.

Census 1841
Place of birth, Wiltshire, c. 1831, age, 10; address, Tockenham, Wiltshire; living with father, Charles; age, 39; occupation, agricultural labourer; mother, Ruth; age, 31; sister, Elizabeth; age, 7.
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