William Francis Brackenbury

#13874, b. 10 October 1821, d. 25 January 1890

Individual's Timeline

Birth1818William Francis Brackenbury
Christening10 October 1821William Francis Brackenbury1,2
Marriage11 September 1845Charles Rudd3,4
Marriage18 May 1847William Francis Brackenbury5,6
Marriage of SonJune 1870William Frances Brackenbury
Marriage of Daughter16 September 1877Sarah Jane Brackenbury7
Marriage of Daughter17 April 1884Margaret Elizabeth Brackenbury5,8
Death14 June 1885Mary Ann Brackenbury5,9
Marriage of Son11 May 1888Albert Edward Brackenbury10
Death25 January 1890William Francis Brackenbury5

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was a fisherman.
  • Residence: In 1847 William Francis lived in Burgh Castle, Norfolk, England. as noted on his marriage certificate.

Census details

Children of William Francis Brackenbury and Mary Ann Wade


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BRAKENBURY, William Francis     Christening
         Christening Date:     10 Oct 1821     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Father:     Charles BRAKENBURY
         Mother:     Margaret
    Source:     FHL Film 1526328     Dates:     1769 - 1833.
  2. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, downloaded.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Rudd      Charles            Mutford      13     715.
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Suffolk
    Place     Burgh Castle
    Church     St Peter & St Paul
    RegisterNumber     12
    MarriageDate     11 Sep 1845
    GroomForename     Charles
    GroomSurname     RUDD
    GroomParish     Burgh Castle
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Labourer
    BrideForename     Eliza
    BrideSurname     BURRAGE
    BrideParish     Burgh Castle
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    GroomFatherForename     Samuel
    GroomFatherSurname     RUDD
    GroomFatherOccupation     Labourer
    BrideFatherForename     Samuel
    BrideFatherSurname     BURRAGE
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     William Francis
    WitnessOneSurname     BRACKENBURY
    WitnessTwoForename     Emily
    WitnessTwoSurname     ALLENT
    Notes     Banns
    FileNumber     16503.
  5. Copies of original certificates and docs.
  6. International Genealogical Index (IGI), BRACKENBURY, William Francis               Marriage
    Wife:     Mary Ann WADE          
    Marriage Date:     18 May 1847     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Collection:     St Nicholas
    Husband's Father:     Charles James BRACKENBURY
    Wife's Father:     Jonathan WADE
    Source:     FHL Film 1526456.
  7. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, County     Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     8
    MarriageDate     16 Sep 1877
    GroomForename     William
    GroomSurname     BROWN
    GroomAge     23
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fisherman
    GroomAbode     Row
    BrideForename     Sarah Jane
    BrideSurname     BRACKENBURG
    BrideAge     21
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     N Quay
    GroomFatherForename     William
    GroomFatherSurname     BROWN
    GroomFatherOccupation     Fisherman
    BrideFatherForename     William Francis
    BrideFatherSurname     BRACKENBURY
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     William
    WitnessOneSurname     ENGELKE
    WitnessTwoForename     Eliza Harriet
    WitnessTwoSurname     ENGELKE
    FileNumber     2896.
  8. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     449
    MarriageDate     17 Apr 1884
    GroomForename     Archer Christopher
    GroomSurname     BEALES
    GroomAge     36
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fisherman
    GroomAbode     George St
    BrideForename     Margaret Elizabeth
    BrideSurname     BRACKENBURY
    BrideAge     35
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Row
    GroomFatherForename     Archer Christopher
    GroomFatherSurname     BEALES
    GroomFatherOccupation     Publican
    BrideFatherForename     William Francis
    BrideFatherSurname     BRACKENBURY
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     Edward John
    WitnessOneSurname     LUPSON
    WitnessTwoForename     Jane
    WitnessTwoSurname     BROWN
    FileNumber     3227.
  9. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Brackenbury      Mary Ann      68      Yarmouth      4b     18.
  10. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  11. Census data as per CD, Head: BRACKENBURY, William           Neighbors 138691
    Name     Relationship     Mar     Age      Sex     Occupation      Birthplace
    William BRACKENBURY     Head     M     33     M     Fishermen     Yarmouth-Nfk
    Mary A. BRACKENBURY     Wife     M     33     F     ---     Yarmouth-Nfk
    William BRACKENBURY     Son     -     2     M     ---     Yarmouth-Nfk
    Margaret BRACKENBURY     Daur     -     1     F     ---     Yarmouth-Nfk
         Address:     Row No 44, Great Yarmouth
         Census Place:     Great Yarmouth Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
         PRO Reference:     HO/107/1806     Folio:     651     Page:     21     FHL Film:     0207458.