Barnabas Benjamin Blake1

#36376, b. circa 1785, d. June 1868

Individual's Timeline

Birthcirca 1785Barnabas Benjamin Blake1
Marriage28 December 1811Barnabas Benjamin Blake2
Death16 May 1824Mary Isard3,4
Marriage14 March 1826Barnabas Benjamin Blake5
Death20 February 1843Elizabeth Staton4
Marriage of Daughter28 July 1844Ann Blake6,7
Marriage of DaughterJune 1845Harriett Rebecca Blake8
Marriage of SonJune 1846Bernard Thomas Blake9
Marriage of SonJune 1855Joseph Blake10
Marriage of Son18 September 1859Charles Blake11
Marriage of SonJune 1862Edward Blake12
Death9 May 1868Barnabas Benjamin Blake4
Death RegJune 1868Barnabas Benjamin Blake13

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Barnabas was a draper, hosier and haberdasher. He is listed in the 1858 Melville & Co Driectory of Bromley as simply Barnabas BLAKE Haberdasher and hosier.
  • Residence: In between 1815 and 1844 Barnabas Benjamin lived in Crowhurst's Corner, Market Place, Bromley, Greater London, England. Lease Deeds and Inventories in the National Archives.

Census details

Some aspects of Barnabas Benjamin Blake's life. There is a headston in the Bromley Churchyard which reads - 657. Two of the children of Barnabas and Mary BLAKE of this parish. George Henry, died 1 October 1820, aged 18 months. Mary, died 11 November 1822, aged 10 years. Also John BLAKE, died 24 December 1823, aged 9 years 8 months. Also the above Mary Blake, died 16 May 1824, in her 38th year. Also the above Barnabas Blake, died 9 May 1868. Also Henry Blake, son of the above by his wife Elizabeth, died 27 February 1829, aged 2 years. Also Albert, son of the above, died 19 October 1834, aged 2 years 7 months. Likewise the above Elizabeth Blake, died 20 February 1843, in her 43rd year.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: A John Blake ISARD was the father of Sarah Blake ISARD who was christened in Rithfield, Sussex in 18th May 1834. Mother was Mary - IGI C148352. iten 4 page 37.
  • Research note 02: There is an Inventory of fixtures, stock in trade,&c. belonging to Barnabas Blake, appraised for Robert Crowhurst 39/4 [1844]. These documents are held at Bromley Public Libraries, Local Studies and Archives - Archival history:
    These documents, judging by the annotations on them, were acquired by William Baxter from Mr. S. Crowhurst and subsequently passed to the Library. They were probably used in compiling the information about the property published in E.L.S. Horsburgh's Bromley, p.397..

Children of Barnabas Benjamin Blake and Mary Isard

Children of Barnabas Benjamin Blake and Elizabeth Staton

Citations

  1. Mark PIERSON, 2010, Children of John and Elizabeth from the doc. Yet to be confirmed by me (Dec 2010).
  2. Website London BMD records 1754-1921 (unknown url).
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name      Mary Blake
    Gender      Female
    Burial Date      23 May 1824
    Burial Place      Bromley, Kent, England
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    Indexing Project (Batch) Number      I02907-6
    System Origin      England-EASy
    Source Film Number      1469316
    Reference Number      81.
  4. Misc web sites, online see Citation Detail, http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk/Research/Libr/MIs/…

    Some Monumental Inscriptions of St Peter & St Paul Church, Noted by Richard Holworthy
    Published in The British Archivists Vol 1 Sept 1914 to June 1915.

    Kindly typed up for the above website by Pat Tritton

    Excerpt - 657. Two of the children of Barnabas and Mary BLAKE of this parish. George Henry, died 1 October 1820, aged 18 months. Mary, died 11 November 1822, aged 10 years. Also John BLAKE, died 24 December 1823, aged 9 years 8 months. Also the above Mary Blake, died 16 May 1824, in her 38th year. Also the above Barnabas Blake, died 9 May 1868. Also Henry Blake, son of the above by his wife Elizabeth, died 27 February 1829, aged 2 years. Also Albert, son of the above, died 19 October 1834, aged 2 years 7 months. Likewise the above Elizabeth Blake, died 20 February 1843, in her 43rd year.
  5. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Groom's Name:      Barnabas Blake
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    Bride's Name:      Elizabeth Staton
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    Marriage Date:      14 Mar 1826
    Marriage Place:      Bromley,Kent,England
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    Indexing Project (Batch) Number:      M14754-2
    System Origin:      England-ODM
    Source Film Number:      1042454.
  6. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, FOWLE      Edward            Greenwich      5     252.
  7. Website London BMD records 1754-1921 (unknown url) "Name:      Ann Blake
    Spouse Name:      Edward Fowle
    Spouse Age:      Full Age
    Record Type:      Marriage
    Marriage Date:      28 Jul 1844
    Parish:      St Nicholas, Deptford
    County:      Kent
    Borough:      Greenwich
    Father Name:      Barnabas Blake
    Spouse Father Name:      John Fowle."
  8. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Hatfield      William            W London      2     279.
  9. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Osborn      Susannah Latter            Wt London      2     290.
  10. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, DODGE      Mary            W London      1c     98.
  11. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 about Charles Blake
    Name:      Charles Blake
    Age:      24
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1835
    Spouse Name:      Louisa Parry
    Spouse Age:      26
    Record Type:      Marriage
    Event Date:      18 Sep 1859
    Parish:      Bayswater
    Borough:      Westminster
    Father Name:      Barnabas Blake
    Spouse Father Name:      Thomas Parry
    Register Type:      Parish Register."
  12. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, HOYLE      Hannah            Leeds      9b     359.
  13. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Barnabas Blake
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1785
    Year of Registration:      1868
    Quarter of Registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    Age at Death:      83
    District:      Bromley
    County:      Greater London, Kent
    Volume:      2a
    Page:      182.
  14. Kent Archaelogical Society, online http://http://www.kentarchaeology.org.uk, Some Monumental Inscriptions of St Peter & St Paul Church, Noted by Richard Holworthy. Published in The British Archivists Vol 1 Sept 1914 to June 1915.

    657. Two of the children of Barnabas and Mary BLAKE of this parish. George Henry, died 1 October 1820, aged 18 months. Mary, died 11 November 1822, aged 10 years. Also John BLAKE, died 24 December 1823, aged 9 years 8 months. Also the above Mary Blake, died 16 May 1824, in her 38th year. Also the above Barnabas Blake, died 9 May 1868. Also Henry Blake, son of the above by his wife Elizabeth, died 27 February 1829, aged 2 years. Also Albert, son of the above, died 19 October 1834, aged 2 years 7 months. Likewise the above Elizabeth Blake, died 20 February 1843, in her 43rd year.
  15. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C147544.
  16. International Genealogical Index (IGI), C022109.