no image
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Orange (Petter) Hutchings (bef. 1870 - abt. 1954)

Orange Hutchings formerly Petter
Born before in Midhurst, Sussex, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 1894 in Portsea Island, Hampshire, Englandmap
Died about after about age 83 in Portsmouth, Hampshire, Englandmap
Profile manager: Anna Strutt private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 27 Oct 2011
This page has been accessed 461 times.


Orange (Petter) Hutchings was born in Midhurst, Sussex, England in the Dec quarter of 1870.[1]

The 1871 Census of Harting, Rogate, Sussex, England shows baby Orange with her parents and siblings, Frances Petter, Mary A., James, Rhoda, and Charles Wm. [2]

She was baptised in Village of Rogate, Sussex, England on 11 Dec 1870. Her father's name was James Petter James Petter and her mother's name was Frances May Forsey Frances Forsey [3] [4]

A Census of England and Wales 1881 finds her living with her parents and six siblings; James, Charles, Alice, George, Edward and Minnie in Rogate, Sussex, England [5]

The 1891 Census in Portsea Island finds Orange living with her sister, Frances Petter and her sister's husband, Richard Carter 33394|Richard Carter. She was working as a machinist at this time. [6]

Orange Petter was married to Josiah Hutchings Josiah Hutchings in Jun 1894 at Portsea Island, Hamshire, England; [7] [8]

An England and Wales Census in 1901 finds her living in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England with her husband and two children, Rupert and Frederick. [9]

A 1911 Census for Orange (Petter) Hutchings shows her living at 21 Grafton St., Portsmouth, Hampshire with her husband Josiah Hutchings [Hutchings-723] and their three children; Rupert Rupert Hutchings, Frederick Frederick Hutchings and William Hutchings. This record also indicates that Orange and Josiah Hutchings had been married for 16 yrs. [8]

Orange (Petter) Hutchings died in Portsmouth, Hampshire, England at the age of 84 in 1954. [10]


  1. "Birth Index" England and Wales Birth Registration Index Entry of Orange Petter, Dec quarter of 1870, Midhurst, Sussex, England Vol 2b Affiliate line # 213
  3. England Select Births and Christenings 1538-1975 in Rogate,Sussex. entry for Orange Petter, baptism 11 Dec 1870, FHL Film # 918260
  4. Orange Petter, Baptism, England and Sussex Parish Registers 1870, Rogate Parish, Image
  5. "1881 Census" Registration Number: RG11, Piece/Folio: 1134/37, Affiliate Record Type: Household Affiliate Image Identifier: GBC/1881/4307338/00078&parentid=GBC/1881/0005463343
  6. "1891 Census" Portsea Island, Hampshire, St. Marko Municipal Ward, England Image, Orange Petter, age 20, her sister Frances (Petter) Carter,
  7. "Marriage Index", accessed 9 Sep 2020, FreeBMD, database entry for Orange Petter and Josiah Hutchings, Marriage Jun quarter 1894, District Portsea Vol 2b pg. 878
  8. 8.0 8.1 England and Wales Census 1911 for Orange Hutchings, Image;
  9. "1901 Census" England and Wales Census 1901, Orange Hutchings (wife), born 1871, residence on 31 Mar 1901 Portsmouth, Hamshire, England, husband; Josiah Hutchings, children; Rupert and Frederick Hutchings, Schedule type 124, Pg. 20
  10. "Death Index" online search, Deaths Jun 1954 , Entry for Orange Hutchings, Age 84 Portsmouth, Hampshire, Vol. 6b Pg. 385, Accessed 10 Sep 2020

Acknowledgement This profile has been improved by a member of the England Project's Orphan Trail

More Genealogy Tools

Sponsored Search

Is Orange your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by

No known carriers of Orange's DNA have taken a DNA test.

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.

Sponsored by Ancestry ®

Family History Search.


Enter a grandparent's name. Just one grandparent can lead you to many discoveries.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

P  >  Petter  |  H  >  Hutchings  >  Orange (Petter) Hutchings