James Larn1

#20352, b. 29 October 1795, d. 30 June 1845

Individual's Timeline

Birth29 October 1795James Larn2
Christening31 October 1795James Larn3
Marriage20 October 1818James Larn1,4,5
Marriage of Son21 May 1838James Steel Larn6,1
Marriage of SonJune 1838James Steel Larn7
Death of Father14 July 1838James Larn8,9
Marriage of Daughter3 March 1840Maria Judith Steel Larn10,11
Death of Mother16 July 1840Elizabeth Larn8,12,13,9
Marriage of Daughter22 May 1844Elizabeth Larn14,15
Death30 June 1845James Larn1
Probate24 April 1848James Larn

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: James was a fish merchant and a cooper.

Census details

Some aspects of James Larn's life. The Dolphion Tavern was run by James from 1839 until his death in 1845. Maria his wife is the licensee in 1846, and Old Norfolk Pubs says the place changed its name to the Railway Tavern by 1858.

The inquest into the drowning of George (James grandson) was held in the Railway Hotel in 1855

Barnard FULCHER was the publican prior to James.

Estates Planned & Unplanned

The will left by James reads as follows: Last Will of James LARN publican. Appoint my wife Maria and son James executors. He left the cottage in the Conge purchased from HAWKE, now lived in by BURMAN, and the one purchased from MINNS lived in by James his son, and all other real estate free and clear to Maria. He also gave to Maria free and clear his 2 fishing boats named 'James and Louisa' and 'Betsy'. Lastly he leaves everything else also to Maria.17

Voter Enrolements

Children of James Larn and Maria Steel Thompson

Citations

  1. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "family tree from kollywobbles."
  2. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "LARN, James     Christening
         Gender:     Male
         Birth Date:     29 Oct 1795     
         Christening Date:     31 Oct 1795     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Father:     James LARN
         Mother:     Elizabeth DAKIN
    Source:     FHL Film 1526328     Dates:     1769 - 1833."
  3. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, LARN, Sarah     Christening
         Gender:     Female
         Birth Date:     18 Jan 1789     
         Christening Date:     8 Feb 1795     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Father:     James LARN
         Mother:     Elizabeth DAKIN
    Source:     FHL Film 1526328     Dates:     1769 - 1833.     
  4. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, LARNE, James               Marriage
         Wife:     Maria THOMPSON          
         Marriage Date:     20 Oct 1818     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
    Source:     FHL Film 1526456     Dates:     1806 - 1848.     
  5. BDM, Norfolk Marriages 1801-1837, LARNE James 20 10 18 THOMPSON Maria Yarmouth, Great 703.
  6. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, LARN, James Steel               Marriage
         Wife:     Elizabeth BARBER          
         Marriage Date:     21 May 1838     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     James LARN
         Wife's Father:     James BARBER
    Source:     FHL Film 1526456     Dates:     1806 - 1848.     
  7. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Barber      Elizabeth           and Larn      James Steel            Gt. Yarmouth      13     546.
  8. Letter, Jean Eastoe to Shirley Elrick, dec 2007.
  9. Copies of original certificates and docs.
  10. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, KIDMAN, William               Marriage
         Wife:     Maria Judith Steel LARN          
         Marriage Date:     3 Mar 1840     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     William KIDMAN
         Wife's Father:     James LARN
    Source:     FHL Film 1526456     Dates:     1806 - 1848.     
  11. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1
    MarriageDate     03 Mar 1840
    GroomForename     William
    GroomSurname     KIDMAN
    GroomAge     
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Shipwright
    GroomAbode     Glass House Row
    BrideForename     Maria Judith
    BrideSurname     STEEL-LARN
    BrideAge     
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     Beetster
    BrideAbode     North Quay
    GroomFatherForename     William
    GroomFatherSurname     KIDMAN
    GroomFatherOccupation     Carpenter
    BrideFatherForename     James
    BrideFatherSurname     LARN
    BrideFatherOccupation     Pub - - - -
    WitnessOneForename     James
    WitnessOneSurname     LARN
    WitnessTwoForename     Mary
    WitnessTwoSurname     KIDMAN
    Notes     
    FileNumber     24524.
  12. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, vol 13 page 254.
  13. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, LARN      Elizabeth            Gt Yarmouth      13     254.          
  14. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, ALLEN, Robert               Marriage
         Wife:     Elizabeth LARN          
         Marriage Date:     22 May 1844     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     John ALLEN
         Wife's Father:     James LARN
    Source:     FHL Film 1526456     Dates:     1806 - 1848.     
  15. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     289
    MarriageDate     22 May 1844
    GroomForename     Robert
    GroomSurname     ALLEN
    GroomAge     
    GroomParish     
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Mariner
    GroomAbode     Row No.
    BrideForename     Elizabeth
    BrideSurname     LARN
    BrideAge     
    BrideParish     
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     Beetster
    BrideAbode     North Quay
    GroomFatherForename     John
    GroomFatherSurname     ALLEN
    GroomFatherOccupation     Mariner
    BrideFatherForename     James
    BrideFatherSurname     LARN
    BrideFatherOccupation     Fish Merchant
    WitnessOneForename     James
    WitnessOneSurname     LARN
    WitnessTwoForename     James
    WitnessTwoSurname     BURMAN
    Notes     Bride signs X
    FileNumber     25356.
  16. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1482
    BurialDate     06 Jul 1845
    Forename     James
    Relationship     
    Rel1MaleForename     
    Rel1FemaleForename     
    Rel1Surname     
    Surname     LARN
    Age     51
    Abode     Yarmouth
    Notes     
    FileNumber     2936.
  17. Norfolk Records Office, online http://nrocat.norfolk.gov.uk
  18. Waveney District Cemetery Index - Lowestoft, online http://www.waveney.gov.uk/cemetery/lowestoft/…,
    UK, Poll Books and Electoral Registers, 1538-1893 about James Larn Junior
    Name:      James Larn Junior
    Poll Year:      1839
    Borough:      Great Yarmouth
    Parish or Rectory:      Great Yarmouth
    County:      Norfolk.
  19. Waveney District Cemetery Index - Lowestoft, online http://www.waveney.gov.uk/cemetery/lowestoft/…,
    UK, Poll Books and Electoral Registers, 1538-1893 about James Larn
    Name:      James Larn
    Poll Year:      1844
    Parish or Rectory:      The Market Ward
    County:      Norfolk.
  20. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, FHL Film 1526328.