Frederick John Blake

#42597, b. December 1847, d. December 1919

Individual's Timeline

BirthDecember 1847Frederick John Blake1
Marriage1 March 1869Frederick John Blake2
Death RegMarch 1891Rebecca Dunn Blake3
Marriage5 July 1891Frederick John Blake4
Death RegMarch 1893Thomasine Sarah Blake4,5
Marriage19 February 1899Frederick John Blake
Death RegSeptember 1904Harriet Cooke Blake6
Marriage of Daughter1905Mary Blake
Death17 October 1919Frederick John Blake7
Death RegDecember 1919Frederick John Blake8

Primary events

  • Birth: Frederick John Blake was born in December 1847 in Registration District of, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
  • Marriage: He married Rebecca Dunn Adams, daughter of John Chapman Adams and Mary Ann Taylor, on Monday, 1 March 1869 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 18 years and 9 months ~&~ 21 years and 3 months old.2
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Rebecca Dunn Blake, Frederick John became a widower in the quarter ended March 1891. He was 43 years and 3 months at the time; aged 39.3
  • Marriage: He married Thomasine Sarah Carr, daughter of James Robert Carr, on Sunday, 5 July 1891 in St Nicholas' Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 36 years ~&~ 43 years and 7 months old. The bride was the widow HUGHES.4
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Thomasine Sarah Blake, Frederick John became a widower in the quarter ended March 1893. He was 45 years and 3 months at the time; aged 38. Does not appear in the burial register index, and this year is missing from the originals on Family Search.4,5
  • Marriage: He married Harriet Cooke Adams, daughter of John Chapman Adams and Mary Ann Taylor, on Sunday, 19 February 1899 in Great Yarmouth, England, when they were 45 years and 8 months ~&~ 51 years and 2 months old. Harriet was the widow STRUTT. Harriet's father was named John, so she may well be Frederick's deceased first wife's sister. Against this is the fact Rebecca's father was a twine spinner, but Harriet's was a waterman. Both bride and groom were illiterate.
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Harriet Cooke Blake, Frederick John became a widower in the quarter ended September 1904. He was 56 years and 9 months at the time; aged 48.6
  • Marriage of Daughter: His child Mary Blake was married in 1905.
  • Death: Frederick died on 17 October 1919 in Infirmary, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, (Aged 71 years and 10 months, worked back from recorded birth date).7
  • Burial: He was buried on 17 October 1919 in Caister Borough Cemetery E29, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.7
  • Death Reg: Frederick's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1919 in the Great Yarmouth registration district, aged 73. (His age calculates to 72 years).8

Secondary circumstances

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: In 1911 Frederick says he had 13 children and the only one still alive was Mary.

Children of Frederick John Blake and Rebecca Dunn Adams

Family of Frederick John Blake and Thomasine Sarah Carr

Family of Frederick John Blake and Harriet Cooke Adams

Citations

  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BLAKE      Frederick John            Yarmouth      13     330.
  2. The Foxearth and District Local History Society, Foxearth Archive, East Suffolk Gazette And Beccles And Bungay Weekly News 9 March 1869 Page 5,
    column 5

    MARRIAGES
    BLAKE --- ADAMS. On the 1st March, at St Nicholas' Church, Yarmouth, by the Rev F.C CLUTTERBUCK, Mr Frederick BLAKE, to Rebecca ADAMS.

    http://www.foxearth.org.uk/BecclesAreaNewspapers/…
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      BLAKE, Rebecca Dunn
    Registration district:      Yarmouth
    County:      Norfolk
    Year of registration:      1891
    Quarter of registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar
    Age at death:      39
    Volume no:      4B
    Page no:      16.
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     280
    MarriageDate     05 Jul 1891
    GroomForename     Frederick
    GroomSurname     BLAKE
    GroomAge     42
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Widower
    GroomOccupation     Bricklayer
    GroomAbode     Row
    BrideForename     Thomasine Sarah
    BrideSurname     HUGHES
    BrideAge     36
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Widow
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Howard St
    GroomFatherForename     Robert
    GroomFatherSurname     BLAKE
    GroomFatherOccupation     Fisherman
    BrideFatherForename     James Robert
    BrideFatherSurname     CARR
    BrideFatherOccupation     Fisherman
    WitnessOneForename     James W
    WitnessOneSurname     CARR
    WitnessTwoForename     Anna R
    WitnessTwoSurname     RAW
    Notes     
    FileNumber     17954.
  5. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915 about Thomasine Sarah Blake
    Name:      Thomasine Sarah Blake
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1855
    Date of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar 1893
    Age at Death:      38
    Registration district:      Yarmouth
    Inferred County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      13."
  6. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915 about Harriet Cook Blake
    Name:      Harriet Cook Blake
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1856
    Date of Registration:      Jul-Aug-Sep 1904
    Age at Death:      48
    Registration district:      Yarmouth
    Inferred County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      18."
  7. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Name:     Friederick John Blake
    Death Age:     70
    Death Place:     Infirmary
    Burial Date:     17
    Burial Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Cemetery Section:     E
    Grave Number:     29
    Interment Number:     3903
    Cemetery Notes:     Consecrated."
  8. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "England & Wales, Death Index: 1916-2006 about Frederick Blake
    Name:      Frederick Blake
    Birth Date:      abt 1846
    Date of Registration:      Oct-Nov-Dec 1919
    Age at Death:      73
    Registration district:      Yarmouth
    Inferred County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      17."