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William POOK

Male 1822 - 1902  (80 years)


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  • Name William POOK  [1
    Born 1822  Wartling, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 13 Jan 1822  St Mary Magdalene, Wartling, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Father recorded as Labourer in Husbandry.
    Census 1851 30 Mar 1851  65 Jubilee Street, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • "Household" recorded as follows:
      Richard DREWSEB, Unmarried, 34, Groom, born in St Andrews, London; William POOK, Unmarried, 31, Porter, born in Brighton (sic), Sussex.
      This appeared to be a lodging house with several households within.
    Occupation 30 Mar 1851  65 Jubilee Street, Brighton, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Porter 
    Occupation Between 1853 and 1870  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    All the baptism records of William POOK's children indicate he was a Gardener. 
    Occupation 26 Sep 1853  6 Commercial Place?, Kentish Town, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gardener 
    Census 1861 07 Apr 1861  8 New Hampstead Road, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Household recorded as follows:
      William POOK, Head, Married, 38, Gardener, born in Sussex; Hannah POOK, Wife, Married, 31, born in Knightsbridge, Middlesex; Jesse POOK, Daughter (sic), 7, born in Kentish Town, Middlesex; Hannah POOK, Daughter, 5, born in Kentish Town, Middlesex; Elizabeth POOK, Daughter, 3, born in kentish Town, Middlesex; Emily POOK, Daughter, 9 months, born in Kentish Town, Middlesex; Emma GOBBY, Servant, 11, Nurse Servant, born in Pentonville, Middlesex.
      Family shared this address with several other households.
    Occupation 07 Apr 1861  8 New Hampstead Road, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gardener 
    Census 1871 02 Apr 1871  2 College Lane, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Household recorded as follows:
      William POOK, Head, Married, 50, Gardener, born in Borcham?, Sussex; Annah POOK, Wife, Married, 41, born in London, Middlesex; Jesse F.POOK, Son, Unmarried, 18, Coachman, born in St Pancras, Middlesex; Hannah POOK, Daughter, Unmarried, 16, General Servant, born in St Pancras, Middlesex; Eliza S. POOK, Daughter, 13, Scholar, born in St Pancras, Middlesex; Emily A. POOK, Daughter, 11, Scholar, born in St Pancras, Middlesex; Jane E. POOK, Daughter, 1, born in St Pancras, Middlesex; Ellen (sic) J. POOK, Daughter, 1, born in St Pancras, Middlesex; William H. MAINWOOD, Lodger, Unmarried, 18, Coachman, born in Whetstone, Middlesex.
    Occupation 02 Apr 1871  2 College lane, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Gardener 
    Census 1891 05 Apr 1891  6 Spencer Road, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    • Household recorded as follows:
      William POOK, Head, Widow (sic), 68, Gardener, neither Employer nor Employed, born in Watling (sic), Sussex; Emily POOK, Daughter, 38, born in St Pancras, London; Nellie POOK, 20, born in St Pancras, London; Jane HEWSON, Boarder, 50, Cook, Employed, born in Douglas, Isle of Man.
      Occupying 2 rooms at this address were Joseph and Hannah SPERLING and their 2 daughters, he a Painter and Decorator.
    Occupation 05 Apr 1891  6 Spencer Road, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gardener 
    Census 1901 31 Mar 1901  43 Twidden Road, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • Household recorded as follows:
      William POOK, Head, Married, Gardener, Shoreham (sic), Sussex; Hannah POOK, Wife, Married, 71, Nurse, born in Knightsbridge W?; Jane Ellen (sic) POOK, Daughter, Single, 30, Hospital Nurse, born in Kentish Town, N.W.?; Ellen (sic) Jane POOK, Daughter, Single, 30, Domestic, born in Kentish Town, N.W.?
      Occupied 3 rooms at this address - one other household.
    Occupation 31 Mar 1901  43 Twidden Road, St Pancras, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Gardener 
    Reference Number 201 
    Died 1902  Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • 79 years.
    Person ID I201  The BURTON Tree
    Last Modified 10 Nov 2014 

    Father John POOK,   b. 1796, Wartling, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1867, Wartling, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Mother Ann BUTTON,   d. 1879, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 18 Nov 1816  Wartling, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Family ID F12  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hannah THOMPSON,   b. 24 Mar 1831, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1911, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 26 Sep 1853  St Mary's Church, St Mary Spital, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 10
    • By banns. The groom was 30, a bachelor, Gardener; the bride, 24, a spinster, both of 6 Commercial Place?, Kentish Town; the groom's father, John POOK, Labourer, and the bride's father, Thomas THOMPSON, Carpenter. Henry Thos. REID officiated. Both signed. The witnesses were William TAYLOR and Sarah THOMPSON.
    Children 
     1. Jesse Frederick POOK,   b. 03 Nov 1853, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1895, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years)
     2. Hannah POOK,   b. 06 Oct 1855, Kentish Town, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Elizabeth Sarah POOK,   b. 01 May 1858, Kentish Town, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Emily Ann POOK,   b. 29 Jun 1860, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Jane Helen POOK,   b. 30 Jan 1870, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Helen Jane POOK,   b. 30 Jan 1870, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F102  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1822 - Wartling, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 13 Jan 1822 - St Mary Magdalene, Wartling, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1851 - 30 Mar 1851 - 65 Jubilee Street, Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Porter - 30 Mar 1851 - 65 Jubilee Street, Brighton, Sussex, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - All the baptism records of William POOK's children indicate he was a Gardener. - Between 1853 and 1870 - London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 26 Sep 1853 - 6 Commercial Place?, Kentish Town, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Sep 1853 - St Mary's Church, St Mary Spital, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1861 - 07 Apr 1861 - 8 New Hampstead Road, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 07 Apr 1861 - 8 New Hampstead Road, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1871 - 02 Apr 1871 - 2 College Lane, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 02 Apr 1871 - 2 College Lane, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1891 - 05 Apr 1891 - 6 Spencer Road, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 05 Apr 1891 - 6 Spencer Road, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus 1901 - 31 Mar 1901 - 43 Twidden Road, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Gardener - 31 Mar 1901 - 43 Twidden Road, St Pancras, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1902 - Middlesex, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S80] SFHG ODA Baps Wartling St Mary 1816-1851.

    2. [S2244] 1851 Census William POOK.

    3. [S2246] LMA, Marr. Reg., St Mary, Spital Square.

    4. [S2248] 1861 Census William POOK.

    5. [S2249] 1871 Census William POOK.

    6. [S2262] 1891 Census William POOK.

    7. [S2264] 1901 Census William POOK.

    8. [S2265] FreeBMD Death William POOK.

    9. [S17] The Sussex Marriage Index, Compiler: Sussex Family History Group, (2004-2008, Period, 1538-1837).

    10. [S2245] FreeBMD Marriage William POOK and Hannah THOMPSON.