James Cannell1

#23829, b. 7 March 1792, d. 20 September 1864

Individual's Timeline

Birth7 March 1792James Cannell1
Christening14 March 1792James Cannell1
Marriagebefore 1821James Cannell2
Death20 September 1864James Cannell3
Probate9 June 1866James Cannell

Primary events

  • Birth: James Cannell was born on 7 March 1792 in Thorpe St Andrew, Norfolk, England.1
  • Christening: He was christened on 14 March 1792 in St Andrew's, Thorpe St Andrew, Norfolk, England.1
  • Marriage: He married Jane (?) before 1821. Possibly on Christmas day 1819 in St George Colgate. Bride is named as Elizabeth Jane CLARK(E) - as seen in original docs on family search image 26.2
  • Death: James died on 20 September 1864 in Norwich St Swithin, Norfolk, England, (Aged 72 years, 6 months and 13 days, worked back from recorded birth date).3
  • Probate: His estate was probated on 9 June 1866. Robert Cannell was the administrator and/or the beneficiary. The Estate was valued at £100. The will was also probated to William HOWES, a tallow chandler in 1865.

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: James was a grocer.

Census details

  • James was named first in the census taken on the night of 6th June 1841. Others in the house included Jane (?) and James Cannell, but no relationships were recorded in this census. The address was Upper Westwick Street, Norwich St Swithin, Norfolk, England. He was aged 48 years.
  • In the census taken on the night of 30th March 1851, James was the head of the household and Jane was his wife. The address was an unknown place . James and Jane are Grocers living in Upper Westwick St Swithans Norwich. Both aged 59, James born Thorpe and Jane born Schelpucre. With them is a granddaughter Jane C Howes aged 4 born in St Benedicts - all parishes within Norwich..
  • In the census taken on the night of 7th April 1861, James was the head of the household and Jane was his wife. The address was Norwich St Swithin, Norfolk, England. James and Jane E CANNELL, grocers. Both born 1792 in Norwich..

Child of James Cannell and Jane (?)

  • James Cannell b. c 1821


  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, County     Norfolk
    Place     Thorpe St Andrew
    Church     St Andrew
    DateOfBirth     07 Mar 1792
    BaptismDate     14 Mar 1792
    Forename     James
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Henry
    MotherForename     Sarah
    FatherSurname     CANNELL
    MotherSurname     WOODCOCK.
  2. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, Norfolk
    Place     Norwich
    Church     St George Colegate
    RegisterNumber     145
    MarriageDate     21 Dec 1819
    GroomForename     James
    GroomSurname     CANNELL
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    BrideForename     Elizabeth Jane
    BrideSurname     CLARK
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    WitnessOneForename     Joseph C?
    WitnessOneSurname     MILLS
    WitnessTwoForename     Sarah
    WitnessTwoSurname     CLARKE
    Notes     Bride signs her Surname as CLARKE
    FileNumber     5656.
  3. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about James Cannell
    Name:      James Cannell
    Probate Date:      9 Jun 1866
    Death Date:      20 Sep 1864
    Death Place:      Norwich, Norfolk, England
    Registry:      Norwich."