John Chugg

#50318, b. 1828, d. March 1887

Individual's Timeline

Birth1828John Chugg1
Christening1 June 1828John Chugg2
Marr RegMarch 1851John Chugg3
Marriage of SonJune 1878Richard John Chugg4
Marriage of DaughterDecember 1878Louisa Chugg5
Marriage of DaughterDecember 1885Clara Beatrice Augusta Irwin Chugg
Marriage of DaughterMarch 1886Flora Honoria Constance Irwin Chugg6
Death10 January 1887John Chugg7
Probate2 February 1887John Chugg
Death RegMarch 1887John Chugg8

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Religion: John was of the Wesleyan faith.
  • Occupation: John was a farmer of 130 acres in 1851, 200 acres in 1851, then later an Innkeeper.

Census details

Some aspects of John Chugg's life. John and Elizabeth are buried in Morthoe. With them are 2 daughters and 1 son aged 0, 20 and 27. The son George aged 20 died in Victoria, Australia.9

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: A strange combination - John had children baptised as Wesleyan, and also ran a pub.

Children of John Chugg and Elizabeth Irwin


  1. Parish register entries 1813-1837 printed index, by unknown, printout of burials supplied by DFHS - as d/of of John and Jane.
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI),
    name: John Chugg
    gender: Male
    baptism/christening date: 01 Jun 1828
    baptism/christening place: ILFRACOMBE,DEVON,ENGLAND
    birth date:
    death date:
    name note:
    father's name: Richard Chugg
    father's birthplace:
    father's age:
    mother's name: Mary
    mother's birthplace:
    mother's age:
    indexing project (batch) number: C05121-1
    system origin: England-ODM
    source film number: 916849
    reference number:
    Collection: "England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," John Chugg, 1828.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Irwin      Elizabeth            Barnstaple      10     85.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Lansdown      Harriet Eliza            Bristol      6a     70.
  5. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Jones      George Chappell            Barnstaple      5b     849.
  6. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, LEE      Alfred            Barnstaple      5b     735.
  7. Website ( "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about John Chugg
    Name:      John Chugg
    Probate Date:      2 Feb 1887
    Death Date:      10 Jan 1887
    Death Place:      Devon, England
    Registry:      Exeter."
  8. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Chugg      John      58      Barnstaple      5b     383.
  9. Gravestone Photographic Resource, online, John Chugg grave monument: legible names and details
    full name     burial
    year     age     birth
    year     relationship
    John Chugg
         1887     59     1828     first name on monument
    Alexandra Irwin
         1875               daughter of John Chugg
    Sarah Irwin
         1893     27     1866     daughter of John Chugg
    George Irwin
         1883     20     1863     son of John Chugg
    Elizabeth Chugg
         1897     65     1832     wife of John Chugg.
  10. Gravestone Photographic Resource, online, George Irwin     son of John Chugg     1863     1883     20                         died in melbourne.
  11. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, CHUGG      Alexandrina M C V I      0      Barnstaple      5b     350.