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Clara Seymour (1839 - 1906)

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Clara Seymour
Born in Blagdon Englandmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in West Ham Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 1 Sep 2018
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Biography

Clara was born in 1839. She passed away in 1905.

Sources

  • Genealogical research carried out by my brother Noel S L Read on second site/ The Master Genealogist

Father Charles Seymour3,4,5 b. c 1813 Mother Elizabeth Stephens6,7 b. c 1813 Clara Seymour was born on 1 November 1839 at Blagdon, Somerset, England; Birth registered in Axbridge Registration District, Blagdon & Congresbury Sub-district. Death certificate indicates born in 1854/55!8,9,10 She was christened on 1 December 1839 at Blagdon Church, Blagdon, Somerset, England; by Rev D Wheeler. [I had (until 3 Apr 1998) recorded this date as 1 Dec 1838 but that appears to be incorrect.]6 She married Samuel Tufnall, son of William Tufnell and Eliza Crawley, on 19 February 1871 at Saint John's Church, Paddington Parish, London, Middlesex, England.11,12,10 Clara Seymour witnessed the marriage of John Edward Read and Rose Ada Tuffnell on 7 March 1898 at Leyton Parish Church, Leyton, Essex, England; The church dates back in parts to the mid 17th century and is thought to possibly be the site of a church in the vicinity of one recorded in the Doomsday Book.13,14,15,16,17,18,19,20 Clara Seymour died on 5 July 1906 at 105 Telham Road, East Ham, West Ham, Essex, England, at age 66; Cause of death was asthma and acute bronchitis, certified by A H Trevor MRCS. Informant was Samuel Tuffnell, widower of the deceased, in attendance. Registered on 5 Jul 1906.21,22,23 She was buried after 5 July 1906 at Manor Park Cemetery, London, England.24 Family 1 Children Lucy (?)6 b. 1 Apr 1862 George (?)6 b. 14 Aug 1865 Family 2 Samuel Tufnall b. 11 Feb 1849, d. 29 Jul 1911 Children George Tuffnell+ b. 26 Nov 1871 William Tuffnell b. 10 Feb 1873, d. 18 Jun 1880 Sarah Emily Tuffnell b. 22 Mar 1875, d. 5 Sep 1914 Rose Ada Tuffnell+25,26 b. 14 Sep 1876, d. 30 Jul 1957 Citations [S100] Certified copy of an entry of birth, GRO, England, for her. Note that her name is given as Clara not Clara Maria. [S73] Unknown volume, Birth Register: for her does not include the middle name Maria, unknown repository. [S96] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, of baptisms, sighted at Blagdon by Noel Read in 1968. [S56] Unknown volume, Marriage Certificate: for daughter Clara gives his forename. Marriage certificate held by Noel Read, unknown repository. [S73] Unknown volume, Birth Register: for Clara gives her mother's name as Elizabeth Stephens, unknown repository. [S96] Unknown name of person unknown record type, unknown repository, unknown repository address, of baptisms, sighted at Blagdon by Noel Read in 1967. [S73] Unknown volume, Birth Register: for Clara shows her father as Charles Seymour, unknown repository. [S83] Unknown volume, St Catherine's House index: does not show her in Q4 1838, unknown repository. [S73] Unknown volume, Birth Register, unknown repository. [S91] Unknown volume, Death Certificate: for Clara held by Noel Read, unknown repository. [S56] Unknown volume, Marriage Certificate: Page 124, 1871. Marriage solemnised at Saint John's Church, in the Parish of Paddington, in the County of Middlesex. No 247. Married 1871 February Nineteenth. Samuel Tuffnell, Full age, Bachelor, Policeman, 21 Titchborne Street. Father: William Tuffnell, Labourer Clara Seymour, Full age, Spinster, 30 Albion Street. Father: Charles Seymour, Labourer. Married in Saint John's Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church, after banns by John Heathfield. In the presence of Thomas Seymour and Mary Porter. Extracted from the Register of marriages on Nineteenth Day of February 1871 by Wm. Kirk, Keeper of the Church Registers. Copy held by Noel Read., unknown repository. [S133] Family Bible - Tuffnell, shows that Samuel Tuffnell married on 19 Feb 1871. [S56] Unknown volume, Marriage Certificate: Page 176. 1898 Marriage solomnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of Leyton in the county of Essex. No 353. Married March 7th 1898. John Edward Read, age 23, Bachelor, Cyclemaker, 2 Sedgwick Road, Leyton, Father John Read, Furniture Dealer and Rose Ada Tuffnell, age 21 Spinster, Dressmaker, 547 High Road, Leyton, Father Samuel Tuffnell, Pensioner. Married in the Parish Church of Leyton according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established after Banns by me, John Webster - Curate. In the presence of us, Samuel Tuffnell and Claria Maria Tuffnell. Extracted this 7th day of March 1898. Copy of marriage certificate held by Noel Read., unknown repository. [S56] Unknown volume, Marriage Certificate: S.R.War ISSUED FOR NAVAL OR MILITARY PURPOSES ONLY. Statement of Particulars contained in an Entry of Marriage appearing in the Registers Deposited at the General Register Office, Somerset House. John Edward Read and Rose Ada Tuffnell Married 7 March 1898 Certificate dated 7 April 1915 held by Noel Read., unknown repository. [S83] Unknown volume, St Catherine's House index: Certificate No 4a-70 shows marriage was recorded at West Ham, London in the March quarter of 1898. Reference 4a-70, unknown repository. [S107] Unknown volume, Death register entry: for Rose shows she married in England at age 22 (therefore in 1898/99) to John Edward Read, unknown repository. [S133] Family Bible - Tuffnell, shows that Rose Ada Tuffnell married on 7 Mar 1898. [S73] Unknown volume, Birth Register: entry for Eric shows mother's maiden name as Tuffnell, unknown repository. [S48] Letter, unknown author to unknown recipient, dated 21 Nov 2000 from Bruce Dobson to Noel Read. [S107] Unknown volume, Death register entry: for Eric, unknown repository. [S83] Unknown volume, St Catherine's House index: shows her death in Q3 1906 at West Ham aged 61 years. Vol 1a Folio 133, unknown repository. [S133] Family Bible - Tuffnell, shows that Clara Tuffnell died on 5 Jul 1906. [S91] Unknown volume, Death Certificate: held by Noel Read, unknown repository. [S83] Unknown volume, St Catherine's House index: shows September quarter 1906, aged 61, Vol 1a, Folio 133, unknown repository. [S107] Unknown volume, Death register entry: for Rose, unknown repository. [S73] Unknown volume, Birth Register: for Rose Ada, unknown repository.



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