William Jex Jex Blake

#47374, b. 23 November 1786, d. 23 October 1857

Individual's Timeline

Birth23 November 1786William Jex Jex Blake
Christening24 November 1786William Jex Jex Blake1
Marriage11 June 1811William Jex Jex Blake
Death of Mother16 February 1815Catherine Ferrier2
Marriage of DaughterMarch 1841Maria Catherine Jex Blake3
Death of Father12 February 1843William Jex Blake
Marriage of Daughter9 May 1843Anna Eliza Blake
Marriage of Son30 September 1847William Lubbock Jex Jex-Blake4
Death23 October 1857William Jex Jex Blake

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was Rector of Banningham, Rector of Great Hautbois.
  • Name Variation: He was also known as William Jex Jex-Blake.
  • Education: In 1804 William Jex Jex Blake was educated in Caius College.5

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: Even though records say he assumed the additional name of Jex in 1837, his chriostening record has his name as William Jex Blake. Possibly he added Jex into his surname, making it Jex-Blake on that date.

Children of William Jex Jex Blake and Maria Lubbock

Citations

  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Swanton Abbott
    Church     St Michael Tr
    RegisterNumber     
    DateOfBirth     23 Nov 1786
    BaptismDate     24 Nov 1786
    Forename     Wm Jex
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Wm
    MotherForename     Catherine
    FatherSurname     BLAKE
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     
    Notes     
    FileNumber     19971.
  2. Memorial Inscriptions of Norfolk;, various, Image 23 Swanton Abbott MI.
  3. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1915 about Townley Blackwood
    Name:      Townley Blackwood
    Date of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar 1841
    Registration district:      Aylsham
    Inferred County:      Norfolk
    Volume Number:      13
    Page Number:      15."
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Norwich
    Church     St George Tombland
    RegisterNumber     72
    MarriageDate     30 Sep 1847
    GroomForename     William Lubbock Jex Jex
    GroomSurname     BLAKE
    GroomAge     
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Gent
    GroomAbode     Lamas, Norfolk
    BrideForename     Susanna Margaret
    BrideSurname     BLAKE
    BrideAge     
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     
    GroomFatherForename     William Jex Jex
    GroomFatherSurname     BLAKE
    GroomFatherOccupation     Clerk
    BrideFatherForename     Francis John
    BrideFatherSurname     BLAKE
    BrideFatherOccupation     Solicitor
    WitnessOneForename     Frances
    WitnessOneSurname     BLAKE
    WitnessTwoForename     Francis
    WitnessTwoSurname     NORRIS
    Notes     License, wit 3 Ann Eliza NORRIS, Ellen SPURGEON, minister Henry Wm BLAKE
    FileNumber     10571.
  5. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900 about William Jex. Blake [post Jex-Blake]
    Name:      William Jex. Blake [post Jex-Blake]
    College:      CAIUS
    Entered:      Michs. 1804
    Born:      23 Nov 1786
    Died:      23 Oct 1857
    More Information:      Adm. pens. at CAIUS, Apr. 25, 1803. S. and h. of William, of Swanton Abbotts, Norfolk [assumed the additional name of Jex in 1837]. B. there Nov. 23, 1786. Matric. Michs. 1804; Scholar, 1804-11; B.A. 1808. Ord. deacon (Norwich) Dec. 21, 1809; priest, Dec. 23, 1810. R. of Banningham, Norfolk, 1814-57. R. of Gt Hautbois, 1827-57. Married Maria, dau. of William Lobbock, Esq., June 11, 1811. Of The Hall, Swanton Abbotts. Died Oct. 23, 1857. M.I. at Swanton Abbotts. Brother of Robert F. (1817) and father of Charles T. (1838). (Venn, II, 141.)."
  6. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,           Norfolk
    Place     Swanton Abbott
    Church     St Michael Tr
    RegisterNumber     
    BurialDate     09 Apr 1812
    Forename     Willm Lubbock
    Relationship     Son of
    Rel1MaleForename     Wm J
    Rel1FemaleForename     
    Rel1Surname     BLAKE
    Surname     BLAKE
    Age     infant
    Abode     
    Notes     Father is Rev.
    FileNumber     19972.
  7. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Lammas with Little Hautbois
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     4
    MarriageDate     23 Feb 1844
    GroomForename     Townley
    GroomSurname     BLACKWOOD
    GroomAge     
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Minister of Established Church
    GroomAbode     Neaton Ardd Ireland
    BrideForename     Maria Catherine
    BrideSurname     JE-BLAKE
    BrideAge     
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     Lammas
    GroomFatherForename     James
    GroomFatherSurname     BLACKWOOD
    GroomFatherOccupation     Esquire
    BrideFatherForename     Wm Jex
    BrideFatherSurname     JEX-BLAKE
    BrideFatherOccupation     Minister of Established Church
    WitnessOneForename     Anna Eliza
    WitnessOneSurname     JEX-BLAKE
    WitnessTwoForename     Henretta
    WitnessTwoSurname     HOWES
    Notes     Married by licence, Witness 3 Frances Gray Jex-Blake. Witness 4 James T Blackwood. Witness 5 Wm Jex Jex-Blake. Witness 6 Charlotte Arnita Blackwood
    FileNumber     19965.
  8. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Lammas
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     20
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     21 Dec 1814
    Forename     Anna Eliza
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     William Jex
    MotherForename     Maria
    FatherSurname     BLAKE
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     Minister
    Notes     
    FileNumber     7264.
  9. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Lammas
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     39
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     08 Sep 1816
    Forename     Frances Mary
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     William Jex
    MotherForename     Maria
    FatherSurname     BLAKE
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     Minister
    Notes     
    FileNumber     7264.
  10. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Cambridge University Alumni, 1261-1900 about Charles Thomas Jex. Blake or Jex-Blake
    Name:      Charles Thomas Jex. Blake or Jex-Blake
    College:      JESUS
    Entered:      Michs. 1838
    More Information:      Adm. pens. (age 18) at JESUS, May 1, 1838. Of Norfolk. 2nd s. of William Jex (1803), clerk. B. Mar. 8, 1820, at Lammas. School, St Paul's. Matric. Michs. 1838; B.A. 1842; M.A. 1845. Ord. deacon, 1843; priest (Norwich) Aug. 25, 1844. C. of Holt, Norfolk, in 1853. P.C. of St Martin-at-Oak, Norwich, 1854-62. V. of Gayton, 1862-7. R. of Lammas and of Lyng, 1867-94. Twice married and had issue. Died Feb. 8, 1894, aged 73, at Lyng. Father of Thomas (1876). (Burke, L.G.; Vis. of England and Wales, XIX.)."
  11. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Lammas
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     104
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     04 Jul 1824
    Forename     Margaret
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     William Jex
    MotherForename     Maria
    FatherSurname     BLAKE
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     Clerk
    Notes     
    FileNumber     7264.