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Joseph William Beckwith (abt. 1830 - 1902)

Joseph William Beckwith
Born about in Clerkenwell, Middlesex, London, Englandmap
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Husband of — married 1853 in Clerkenwell, London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Geraldton, Western Australia, Australiamap
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JOSEPH BECKWITH (Beckwith-1263)

PARENTS. Robert William Beckwith & Ann (Haines) Beckwith

BIRTH. Abt. 1830, Clerkenwell, Middlesex, London, England

England and Wales Census, 1841:
Name Robert Beckwith
Titles and Terms NULL
Event Type Census
Event Date 1841
Event Place St George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England
Residence Note West Street Pimlico
Gender Male
Age 50-54
Age (Original) 50
Occupation Null
Birth Year (Estimated) 1787-1791
Birthplace Middlesex
Registration District St George Hanover Square
Parish St George Hanover Square
County Middlesex
Page Number 20
Registration Number HO107
Piece/Folio 732/14
Affiliate Record Type Institution
Robert Beckwith M 50-54 Middlesex
Robert Beckwith M 20-24 Middlesex
Ann Beckwith F 15-19 Middlesex
Thomas Beckwith M 15-19 Middlesex
James Beckwith M 13 Middlesex
Joseph Beckwith M 11 Middlesex

England and Wales Census, 1851:
Name Robert W Beckworth
Event Type Census
Event Date 1851
Event Place Hornsey, Middlesex, England
Registration District Edmonton
Residence Note North Hill
Gender Male
Age 63
Marital Status Widower
Occupation Superanted Supervisier Of Exclude
Relationship to Head of Household Head
Birth Year (Estimated) 1788
Birthplace St Lukes, Middlesex
Page Number 51
Registration Number HO107
Piece/Folio 1702 / 179
Affiliate Record Type Household
Robert W Beckworth Head M 63 St Lukes, Middlesex
Anne Beckworth Daughter F 28 Clerkenwell, Middlesex
Joseph Beckworth Son M 21 Clerkenwell, Middlesex
Emma Beckworth Niece F 5 St Brides, Middlesex

MARRIAGE. 1853, Clerkenwell, London, England

MARRIAGE. 1853, Elizabeth Maria Morris, daughter of Thomas Morris & Elizabeth Maria (Hobden) Morris

Name Elizabeth Maria Morris
Event Type Marriage
Registration Quarter Oct-Nov-Dec
Registration Year 1853
Registration District Clerkenwell
County London
Event Place Clerkenwell, London, England
Volume 1B, Page 759
Elizabeth Maria Morris probably married one of the following people
Name Joseph Beckwith

Children (born in England):

(1) Joseph Thomas Beckwith, b. 1854, d. 25 Dec 1930, m. 1893, Fanny/Frances Emma (Burton) Bennett, daughter of Henry & Emily Burton
(2) Ann Elizabeth Beckwith, b. 1857, d. 1 Jun 1938, m. 8 Jun 1876, Charles Edwin Ralph, son of James Ralph & Eliza (Toy) Ralph


Children (born in Australia):

(3) James Henry Beckwith, b. 8 Apr 1860, d. 4 Jun 1950, m. 1903, Sabina Mary Josephine Moran, daughter of Bernard J Moran & Ann (Lavelle) Moran
(4) Harriet Mary Beckwith, b. 2 Mar 1862, d. Feb 1943, m. 25 Mar 1883, William Rennison Owens, son of John Owens & Mary (??) Owens
(5) Emily Haines Beckwith, b. 2 Apr 1864, d. Feb 1910, m. 12 Feb 1881, Henry Davey Edwards, son of Richard Henry Edwards & Elizabeth (Davey) Edwards
(6) Sidney Herbert Frederick Beckwith, b. 19 Oct 1865, d. 31 Jan 1917, m. 11 Aug 1890, Mary Ann/Ada Lovell, daughter of Charles Thomas Lovell & Sarah Ann (Fieldhouse) Lovell
(7) Arthur William Beckwith, b. 11 Feb 1868, d. 28 Mar 1878
(8) Edwin Charles Beckwith, b. 13 May 1869, d. 8 Aug 1936, m. 1898, 1898, Emily Anne Usher, daughter of Thomas Gent Usher & Mary Jane (Grimley) Usher
(9) Jane Beckwith, b. 9 Jul 1871, d. 18 Aug 1954, m. 6 Mar 1899, Thomas Hall Moore, son of John Augustus Moore & Eliza (Hall) Moore
(10) Alice Springs Beckwith, b. 23 Aug 1873, d. 24 Jan 1950, m. 1906, Albert Howard Trotman, son of John Trotman & Susanna (Howard) Trotman

(1883). TO WESTERN AUSTRALIA. The Otway reached Albany from Melbourne, via Adelaide, at 2 p. m. on Tuesday last. The following is her passenger list ; Mr. and Mrs. Rowse, Misses Rowse (2), Master Rowse, Mrs. Waldron and six children, Mr. and Mrs. Thorn, Mrs. Randell and child, Mr. and Mrs. Abbott and child, Mr. and Mrs. Kelly and child, Mrs. Walters, Mr. and Miss Streeter, Messrs. Crocker, Mathews, Dyson, Calhoran, Brown, Mathews, and Beckwith.

DEATH. 22 May 1902, Geraldton, Western Australia, Australia

DEATH. WA BDM Death Reg: #1339/1902
Family name Beckwith
Given names Joseph
Age 62
Father Robert William
Mother Harris Ann
Place of birth Clerkenwell Eng

DEATH REPORT. GERALDTON. Geraldton, May 23. Mr. J. Beckwith, an old resident of Geraldton, died yesterday, after an illness of seven days. The deceased was an employee of the Telegraph Department, and was 62 years of age at the time of his death. He leaves a widow and grown-up family, for whom much sympathy is felt in their bereavement.

Death of Spouse: 6 May 1908, Day Dawn, Western Australia, Australia


  • Death: WA BDM Death Reg: #1339/1902

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