Agnes Mary Ayers1

#14512, b. March 1854, d. September 1938

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegMarch 1854Agnes Mary Ayers2
Death of Mother22 October 1855Mary Ayers
Marriage2 March 1875Agnes Mary Ayers3,4
Death RegDecember 1879Rufus Wade5
Death of Father31 March 1898John Mansfield Ayers1,6
Death RegSeptember 1938Agnes Mary Ayers7

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Agnes's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1854 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.2
  • Death of Mother: Her mother Mary Ayers died on 22 October 1855 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • Marriage: Agnes Mary Ayers married Rufus Wade, son of John Wade and Mary (?), on Tuesday, 2 March 1875 in Great Yarmouth, England, when they were 24 years ~&~ 21 years old.3,4
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Rufus Wade, Agnes Mary became a widow in the quarter ended December 1879. She was 25 years and 9 months at the time; as Agnes was a widow in 1881 census.5
  • Death of Father: Her father John Mansfield Ayers died on 31 March 1898 in 5 Middlegate Street, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1,6
  • Death Reg: Agnes's death was registered in the quarter ended in September 1938 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. (Her age calculates to 84 years and 6 months).7

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Agnes was a draper's assistant and later a shop assistant in a hatters.1
  • Married Name: Her married name was Wade.1

Census details

Children of Agnes Mary Ayers and Rufus Wade


  1. Letter, Shelly to Shirley Elrick, 2001.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, 4b page 6.
  3. Free parish registers, online, Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     252
    MarriageDate     02 Mar 1875
    GroomForename     Rufus
    GroomSurname     WADE
    GroomAge     24
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Clerk
    GroomAbode     Southtown
    BrideForename     Agnes Mary
    BrideSurname     AYERS
    BrideAge     21
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Yarmouth
    GroomFatherForename     John
    GroomFatherSurname     WADE
    GroomFatherOccupation     Plate Layer
    BrideFatherForename     John Mansfield
    BrideFatherSurname     AYERS
    BrideFatherOccupation     Tallow Chandler
    WitnessOneForename     John M
    WitnessOneSurname     AYERS
    WitnessTwoForename     Maria
    WitnessTwoSurname     AYERS
    FileNumber     3567.
  4. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, WADE, Rufus     Age:     24     Marriage
         Wife:     Agnes Mary AYERS     Age:     21
         Marriage Date:     2 Mar 1875     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     John WADE
         Wife's Father:     John Mansfield AYERS
    Source:     FHL Film 1526458     Dates:     1869 - 1875.
  5. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Wade, Rufus aged 28 in Flegg 4b/22.
  6. Website ( "
    England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941 about John Mansfield Ayers
    Name:      John Mansfield Ayers
    Probate Date:      3 May 1898
    Death Date:      31 Mar 1898
    Death Place:      Yarmouth, England
    Registry:      Norwich."
  7. Find my past web sites, online or, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      WADE, Agnes M
    Registration district:      Yarmouth
    County:      Norfolk
    Year of registration:      1938
    Quarter of registration:      Jul-Aug-Sep
    Age at death:      85
    Volume no:      4B
    Page no:      16.
  8. Free census at Rootsweb, online
  9. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Wade, Milly Edith in Yarmouth 4b/30.