Sophia Gent1

#47485, b. 4 November 1862, d. March 1901

Received from Kathryn P May 2013

Individual's Timeline

Birth4 November 1862Sophia Gent2
Christening26 November 1862Sophia Gent3
Birth RegDecember 1862Sophia Gent2
Marriage12 September 1883Sophia Gent1
Death RegMarch 1901Sophia Blake4
Death23 March 1901Sophia Gent5

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Blake.1

Census details

Children of Sophia Gent and Henry Robert Boast Blake


  1. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Lakenham
    Church     St John
    RegisterNumber     127
    MarriageDate     12 Sep 1883
    GroomForename     Henry Robert Boast
    GroomSurname     BLAKE
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Brickmaker
    GroomAbode     Lakenham
    BrideForename     Sophia
    BrideSurname     GENT
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     S. Peter's Mancroft
    GroomFatherForename     Henry
    GroomFatherSurname     BLAKE
    GroomFatherOccupation     Brickmaker
    BrideFatherForename     David
    BrideFatherSurname     GENT
    BrideFatherOccupation     Deceased
    WitnessOneForename     Robert
    WitnessOneSurname     BLAKE
    WitnessTwoForename     Elvina
    WitnessTwoSurname     CANNELL
    FileNumber     1599.     
  2. Bob Youngs, "eMail from Bob Youngs," e-mail to Shirley Elrick, various, Sophia Gent's birth certificate shows she was born at The Rose pub Norwich on 4 November 1862.Her father was David, the Innkeeper and mother Mary Ann Gent formerly Gibson.
  3. Free parish registers, online, Norfolk
    Place     Norwich
    Church     St Michael Coslany
    RegisterNumber     33
    BaptismDate     26 Nov 1862
    Forename     Sophia
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     David
    MotherForename     Mary Ann
    FatherSurname     GENT
    Abode     St Augustines
    FatherOccupation     Innkeeper
    FileNumber     7633.
  4. Website ( "England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index: 1837-1915 about Sophia Blake
    Name:      Sophia Blake
    Estimated Birth Year:      abt 1863
    Date of Registration:      Jan-Feb-Mar 1901
    Age at Death:      38
    Registration district:      Norwich
    Inferred County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      134."
  5. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, Copy held, thanks to Kathryn PHILLIPS.
  6. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Blake      Henry Gent      0      Norwich      4b     115.
  7. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Norwich
    Church     St Peter Mancroft
    RegisterNumber     478
    DateOfBirth     24 Feb 1885
    BaptismDate     11 Mar 1885
    Forename     Sophia Gent
    Sex     F
    FatherForename     Henry Robert Boasr
    MotherForename     Sophia
    FatherSurname     BLAKE
    Abode     Bethel Street
    FatherOccupation     Licensed Victualler
    Notes     P.B.
    FileNumber     1033.