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John Michell (abt. 1777)

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John Michell
Born about in Stithans, Cornwallmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Gwinear, Cornwall, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Michell-131 created 3 Apr 2012 | Last modified | Last edit: 7 Oct 2017
13:13: Ian Argall edited the Biography for John Michell. [Thank Ian for this]
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CENSUS INFORMATION: In the 1841 UK Census, he is listed as John Mitchell, a copper miner aged 62 and born in county. He is living with his wife and son (Thomas) in Shaft Downs, Rosewarne, Gwinear. (HO107/142/2, Folio 38, Page 32).
In the 1851 UK Census, he is listed as John Mitchell, a retired miner aged 71 and born in Stithians. He is living with his wife (Elizabeth), son (Edward) and daughter-in-law, a grandson and 5 granddaughters, in Rosewarne, Gwinear, Cornwall. (HO107/1916, Folio 481, Page 32).

GENERAL NOTES: Son of John and Jemima Michel.

Date: 14-Sep 1779
Parish Or Reg District: Stithians
Name: John MITCHEL
Sex: M
Father Forename: John
Mother Forename: Jemima
Father Rank Profession:
Transcriber Notes: Transcribed from the 1753-1812 register.

MARRIAGE: Date: 16-Oct 1809
Parish Or Reg District: Gwinear
Groom Name: John MICHELL
Groom Age:
Groom Residence: otp
Groom Condition:
Groom Rank Profession:
Groom Signed / Marked (S/M): Marked
Groom Father Name:
Groom Father Rank Profession:
Bride Name: Elizabeth WARD
Bride Age:
Bride Residence: otp
Bride Condition:
Bride Rank Profession:
Bride Signed / Marked (S/M): Marked
Bride Father Name:
Bride Father Rank Profession:
Banns / Licence (B/L): Banns
Witness 1: Wm. Floyd
Witness 2: John Penhale
Other Information:


Date: 5January
Place: Stithans, Cornwall

Could not interpret date in Birth Date (5January).

Record File Number

Record File Number: 512690206


  • WikiTree profile Michell-131 created through the import of Mitchell family tree This one Feb 2012.ged on Apr 2, 2012 by Karen Mitchell. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Karen and others.
  • Argall One-name Study.

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