Henry Baxfield

#49278, b. 1852, d. September 1928
  • Father: Henry Baxfield b. 14 Jun 1811, d. Dec 1863
  • Mother: Mary Ann Offord b. 1807, d. Mar 1888

Individual's Timeline

Birth1852Henry Baxfield
Christening5 September 1852Henry Baxfield1
Probate25 June 1885John Baxfield
Marr RegMarch 1889Henry Baxfield
Death30 May 1925Mary Jane Collins2
Probate11 July 1925Mary Jane Collins
Death RegSeptember 1928Henry Baxfield3
Death22 September 1928Henry Baxfield4
Probate28 December 1928Henry Baxfield4

Primary events

  • Birth: Henry Baxfield was born in 1852 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • Christening: He was christened on 5 September 1852 in St Nicholas' Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
  • (Admin_beneficiary) Probate: In 1885 Henry Baxfield became the administrator and/or the beneficiary named in the probate documents of John Baxfield; It was valued at £2,168.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Henry and Mary Jane Collins was registered in the quarter ended March 1889 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. Groom named as Harry.
  • (Widow) Death: In 1925, at the age of 73 years, Henry was left a widower by the death of Mary Jane Collins.2
  • (Admin_beneficiary) Probate: In 1925 Henry Baxfield became the administrator and/or the beneficiary named in the probate documents of Mary Jane Collins; It was valued at £1,502.
  • Death Reg: Henry's death was registered in the quarter ended in September 1928 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. (His age calculates to 76 years).3
  • Death: Henry died on 22 September 1928 in Registration District of, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, (Aged 76 years, worked back from recorded birth date).4
  • Probate: His estate was probated on 28 December 1928. Her executors were John Robert CHAPMAN a shopkeeper and William Plummer CHAPMAN boot repairer. It was valued at £3,277.4

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Henry was a railway clerk for the Great Eastern, and later a shipping clerk. He had retired by 1911.
  • Note - single: As at 1881 Henry Baxfield had never been married.

Census details

  • He appeared on the census taken on the night of 7th April 1861, living in Norfolk Terrace, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England in the household of his mother, Mary Ann Offord. He was 9 years old.
  • He appeared on the census taken on the night of 2nd April 1871, living in 9 Russell Sq, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England in the household of his mother, Mary Ann Offord. He was 19 years old.
  • In the census taken on the night of 3rd April 1881, Henry was the head of the household. The address was 52 Crown Road, Whittaker, Suffolk, England. With his mother. Mary Ann Offord.
  • In the census taken on the night of 5th April 1891, Henry was the head of the household and Mary was his wife. The address was 22 Nelson Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • In the census taken on the night of 31st March 1901, Henry was the head of the household and Mary was his wife. The address was Great Yarmouth, England Henry is consistently known as Harry after his marriage.
  • In the census taken on the night of 2nd April 1911, Henry was the head of the household and Mary was his wife. The address was Great Yarmouth, England. Henry is consistently known as Harry after his marriage.

Family of Henry Baxfield and Mary Jane Collins

Citations

  1. International Genealogical Index (IGI), https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/N1MB-YLS
    name: Harry Baxfield
    gender: Male
    baptism/christening date: 05 Sep 1852
    baptism/christening place: Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    birth date:
    birthplace:
    death date:
    name note:
    race:
    father's name: Henry Baxfield
    father's birthplace:
    father's age:
    mother's name: Mary Ann
    mother's birthplace:
    mother's age:
    indexing project (batch) number: I05282-7
    system origin: England-EASy
    source film number: 1526648
    reference number: p 145
    Collection: "England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," Henry Baxfield in entry for Harry Baxfield, 1852.
  2. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about Mary Jane Baxfield
    Name:      Mary Jane Baxfield
    Probate Date:      11 Jul 1925
    Death Date:      30 May 1925
    Death Place:      Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Registry:      Norwich."
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Baxfield      Harry      76      Yarmouth      4b     25.
  4. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "
    England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about Harry Baxfield
    Name:      Harry Baxfield
    Probate Date:      28 Dec 1928
    Death Date:      22 Sep 1928
    Death Place:      Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Registry:      Norwich."