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John Michell (bef. 1775 - aft. 1851)

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John Michell
Born before in Gwinear, Cornwall, Englandmap
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Husband of — married in Gwinear, Cornwall, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died after [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 3 Apr 2012
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"England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, John Michell, 07 May 1775); citing GWINEAR,CORNWALL,ENGLAND, index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 254,207, 254,208.


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

Transcriber Notes: Transcribed from the 1753-1812 register.

MARRIAGE: Date: 16-Oct 1809
Parish Or Reg District: Gwinear
Groom Name: John MICHELL

Bride Name: Elizabeth WARD

  • Argall One-name Study.


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On 3 Feb 2018 at 22:47 GMT Drew (M) McClenaghan wrote:

Michell-131 and Michell-75 appear to represent the same person because: Duplicate. Accidental creation of an existing Profile.

John is 25 degrees from Chet Atkins, 25 degrees from Edie Kohutek and 23 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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