David Blower

#27454, b. 8 February 1846, d. December 1926

Individual's Timeline

Birth1846David Blower
Christening8 February 1846David Blower1
Death of Father4 April 1867Robert Blower
Marriage27 November 1868Christopher Butters
Marriage19 January 1872David Blower2,3
Marr RegMarch 1872David Blower2
Death of Mother24 January 1887Anna Yull
Death RegDecember 1926David Blower4

Primary events

  • Birth: David Blower was born in 1846 in Ashill, Norfolk, England.
  • Christening: He was christened on 8 February 1846 in St Nicholas' Church, Ashill, Norfolk, England.1
  • Death of Father: His father Robert Blower died on 4 April 1867.
  • (Witness) Marriage: He witnessed the marriage of Christopher Butters and Maria Blower on 27 November 1868 in St Nicholas' Church, Swaffham, Ashill, Norfolk, England; A first marriage for both, and both signed their names. Witnessed by David BLOWER and Charlotte OLDFIELD, most likely the bride's brother and sister.
  • Marriage: David Blower married Ann Dent on Friday, 19 January 1872 in Ashill, England, when they were 23 years ~&~ 25 years, 11 months and 11 days old. a first marriage for both and both signed their name. Witnessed by James DENT and Maria BUTTERS.2,3
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of David and Ann Dent was registered in the quarter ended March 1872 in the Swaffham registration district.2
  • Death of Mother: His mother Anna Yull died on 24 January 1887 in Ashill, England.
  • Death Reg: David's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1926 in the Smallburgh registration district, aged 80. (His age calculates to 80 years and 9 months).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: David was an agricultural labourer, and a grocer's assistant by 1881. He changed to bricklayer by 1891. In 1901 he was a bricklayer and the parish clerk.

Census details

Children of David Blower and Ann Dent

Citations

  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, County     Norfolk
    Place     Ashill
    Church     St. Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     738
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     08 Feb 1846
    Forename     David
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Robert
    MotherForename     Ann
    FatherSurname     BLOWER
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     labourer
    Notes     
    FileNumber     2135.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Dent      Ann            Swaffham      4b     569.
  3. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Ashill
    Church     St. Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     164
    MarriageDate     19 Jan 1872
    GroomForename     David
    GroomSurname     BLOWER
    GroomAge     
    GroomParish     Ashill
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     labourer
    GroomAbode     
    BrideForename     Ann
    BrideSurname     DENT
    BrideAge     
    BrideParish     Ashill
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     
    BrideAbode     
    GroomFatherForename     Robert
    GroomFatherSurname     BLOWER
    GroomFatherOccupation     labourer
    BrideFatherForename     Thomas
    BrideFatherSurname     DENT
    BrideFatherOccupation     labourer
    WitnessOneForename     James
    WitnessOneSurname     DENT
    WitnessTwoForename     Maria
    WitnessTwoSurname     BUTTERS
    Notes     Banns: both signed.
    FileNumber     2624.
  4. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      BLOWER, David
    Registration District: Help      Smallburgh
    County:      Norfolk
    Year of Registration:      1926
    Quarter of Registration:      Oct-Nov-Dec
    Age at death:      80
    Volume No:      4B
    Page No:      60.
  5. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Ashill
    Church     St. Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     580
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     22 Aug 1875
    Forename     Robert Thomas
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     David
    MotherForename     Ann
    FatherSurname     BLOWER
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     
    FatherOccupation     labourer
    Notes     
    FileNumber     2620.