Elizabeth Vincent1

#20958, b. 25 July 1819, d. December 1861
  • Father: William Vincent
  • Mother: Mary (?) b. b 1800

Individual's Timeline

Christening25 July 1819Elizabeth Vincent1,2
Marriage16 May 1847Elizabeth Vincent3,4
Death RegDecember 1861Elizabeth Vincent5

Primary events

  • Christening: Elizabeth Vincent was christened on 25 July 1819 in St Nicholas' Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. This may not be the right christening. Her age moved about a bit in the various census.1,2
  • Marriage: She married Joseph Larn, son of Samuel Larn and Sarah Tinks, on Sunday, 16 May 1847 in Great Yarmouth, England, when they were 27 years, 9 months and 21 days ~&~ 21 years, 10 months and 22 days old. Both bride and groom were liiiterate, as was the witness Henry LARN. The other witness Caroline VINENT signed her name.3,4
  • Death Reg: Elizabeth's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1861 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. (Her age calculates to 42 years and 4 months).5

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Larn.1

Census details

  • In the census taken on the night of 6th June 1841 Elizabeth was included in the household of Mary (?) in an unknown place . She was aged 21 years.. most likely Mary (head and a charwoman, with Elizabeth, Susan (25) and Mary Ann (13). All three daughters? are silk weavers. They were in row 54. BUT NOTE there are other Elizabeth VINCENTs who fit the profile in Yarmouth in this census.
  • In the census taken on the night of 30th March 1851, Elizabeth was the wife of the head of the household, Joseph. The address was Market Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. Their children Caroline, Joseph and Harriett were living with them.
  • In the census taken on the night of 7th April 1861, Elizabeth was the wife of the head of the household, Joseph Larn. The address was 14 Rainbow Corner, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. Their children Joseph, Harriett, Edward, Benjamin and John were living with them.

Children of Elizabeth Vincent and Joseph Larn


  1. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, Source:     FHL Film 1526456.          
  2. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, VINCENT, Elizabeth     Christening
         Gender:     Female
         Christening Date:     25 Jul 1819     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Father:     William VINCENT
         Mother:     Mary
    Source:     FHL Film 1526328     Dates:     1769 - 1833.
  3. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, LARN, Joseph               Marriage
         Wife:     Elizabeth VINCENT          
         Marriage Date:     16 May 1847     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     Samuel LARN
         Wife's Father:     William VINCENT
    Source:     FHL Film 1526456     Dates:     1847 - 1851.          
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     457
    MarriageDate     16 May 1847
    GroomForename     Joseph
    GroomSurname     LARN
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Gardener
    GroomAbode     Row
    BrideForename     Elizabeth
    BrideSurname     VINCENT
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Market Gates
    GroomFatherForename     Samuel
    GroomFatherSurname     LARN
    GroomFatherOccupation     Beachman
    BrideFatherForename     William
    BrideFatherSurname     VINCENT
    BrideFatherOccupation     Twine Spinner
    WitnessOneForename     Henry
    WitnessOneSurname     LARN
    WitnessTwoForename     Caroline
    WitnessTwoSurname     VINCENT
    Notes     He signs X She signs X
    FileNumber     26994.
  5. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Larn, Elizabeth - Yarmouth 4b/16.