Lavinia Dutchman

#27047, b. 9 June 1850, d. March 1924

Whilst I am not certain this is the actual house where Lavinia and her family ran a boarding house, it is typical of the houses in the street

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegJune 1850Lavinia Dutchman1
Christening9 June 1850Lavinia Dutchman2
Marriage1881Lavinia Dutchman3
Death1916Edwin Dowdell
Death RegMarch 1924Lavinia Dowdell4

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Lavinia's birth was registered in the quarter ended in June 1850 in the North Pickenham registration district.1
  • Christening: She was christened on 9 June 1850 in St Andrew's Church, North Pickenham, Norfolk, England.2
  • Marriage: She married Edwin Dowdell, son of Robert Dowdell and Susan (?), in 1881 in Newton Abbott, Devon, England, when they were 27 years ~&~ 30 years old.3
  • (Widow) Death: In 1916, at the age of 65 years, Lavinia was left a widow by the death of Edwin Dowdell.
  • Death Reg: Lavinia's death was registered in the quarter ended in March 1924 in the Newton Abbott registration district. (Her age calculates to 73 years and 8 months).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Lavinia was a lodging house keeper.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Dowdell.3

Census details

Children of Lavinia Dutchman and Edwin Dowdell


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Dutchman, Lavinia in Swaffham 13/313.
  2. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     North Pickenham
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     333
    BaptismDate     09 Jun 1850
    Forename     Lavinia
    Sex     -
    FatherForename     Thomas
    MotherForename     Sarah
    FatherSurname     DUTCHMAN
    FatherOccupation     Farmer
    FileNumber     6551.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Lavinia Dutchman
    Year of Registration:      1881
    Quarter of Registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    District:      Newton Abbot
    County:      Devon
    Volume:      5b
    Page:      256.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Lavinia Dowdell
    Death Registration Month/Year:      1924
    Age at death (estimated):      73
    Registration district:      Newton Abbot
    Inferred County:      Devonshire
    Volume:      5b
    Page:      226.