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Richard Tinney (1777 - 1860)

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Richard Tinney
Born in St Columb Minor, Cornwall, Englandmap
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Husband of — married in Colan, Cornwall, Englandmap
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Died in St Columb Minor, Cornwall, Englandmap
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Profile last modified | Created 17 Jan 2017 | Last significant change: 28 Sep 2018
09:17: Ian Argall added Richard Tinny as father for Richard Tinney. [Thank Ian for this]
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CENSUS INFORMATION: In the 1841 UK Census, he is listed as Richard Tinny, a farmer aged 60 (rounded) and born in county. He is living at Tregenna, St Columb Minor, with his son (John), daughter-in-law (Louisa), another son (David) and a 4-month old grandaughter. (HO107/149/8, Folio 38, Page 8).
In the 1851 UK Census, he is listed as Richard Tinney, an Annuitant aged 74 and born in St Columb Minor. He is living with his son (John), daughter in law (Louisa), 4 daughters and a son, another son (David) and 2 servants. (HO107/1905, Folio 445, Page 34).

GENERAL NOTES: BAPTISM: Cornwall Baptisms Transcription:
First name(s): RICHARD
Last name: TINNY
Gender: Male
Birth year: 1777
Baptism year: 1777
Baptism date: 8 Mar 1777
Parish: St Columb Minor
Father's first name(s): Richard
Father's last name: TINNY
Mother's first name(s): Grace
Mother's last name: -
Relationship: Son
County: Cornwall
Country: England
Record set: Cornwall Baptisms
Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
Subcategory: Births & baptisms
Collections from: Great Britain.

MARRIAGE: Date: 22-Dec 1804
Parish Or Reg District: Colan
Groom Name: Richard TINNEY
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Bride Name: Ann JACKA
Bride Age;
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Banns / Licence (B/L):
Witness 1: Catherine ?
Witness 2: Elizabeth Jacka
Other Information:
Transcriber Notes: Phillimores.

He lived as a Farmer in Tregenna, St Columb Minor in 1841. Appears to have sons John (with wife and child) and David living with him - also several Jackas, probably including his brother-in-law Richard.

DEATH: He died on 2 Jun 1860 in St Columb Minor, Cornwall. Age at death was recorded as 83. Cornwall FHS transcription of headstone confirms dates and ages for both he and his wife. The death is recorded in the GRO indexes for the St Columb Registration District in the June quarter of 1860 under reference 5c 83. He is listed as Richard Tinney.

BURIAL: Burial is recorded in St Columb Minor burial register, under Entry 1217; age recorded as 83.

Date: 06-Jun 1860
Parish Or Reg District: Columb Minor, St.
Name: Richard TINNEY
Age: 83
Residence: Tregenna

England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 Record for Richard Tinney: TINNEY, RICHARD (Effects under £100). 2 Jan 1861. The Will of Richard Tinney, late of the parish of St. Columb Minor in the county of Cornwall, Yeoman deceased, who died 2 Jun 1860 at St. Comb Minor aforesaid was proved at BODMIN by the oaths of John Tinney of St. Columb Minor aforesaid Farmer and Richard Tinney of Kenwyn in the said County, Farmer, and Silas Tinney of St. Austell in the said County, Cabinet Maker, and David Tinney of St. Columb Minor aforesaid, Farmer, the Sons and Executors.


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