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Charlotte Twopeny (1790 - 1878)

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Charlotte Twopeny
Born in Little Casterton, Rutland, Englandmap
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Died [location unknown]
Profile last modified 5 Mar 2020 | Created 20 Dec 2019 | Last significant change: 5 Mar 2020
14:17: Michael Cayley edited the Biography for Charlotte Twopeny (1790-1878). [Thank Michael for this]
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Charlotte was the daughter of Richard Twopeny and Margaret Nowell. She was baptised at Little Casterton, Rutland on 5 November 1790.[1]

The 1843 Will (proved in 1846) of Anne Barker of Lyndon, Rutland, left sizeable bequests to her and some of her sisters. Her legacy was £500.[2]

The 1851 census records her, age 60, at Stamford, Lincolnshire, birthplace Little Casterton, Rutland.[3]

The 1871 census records her, age 80, at Torquay, Devon.[4]

Charlotte's death at age 87 was registered in the Newton Abbot district of Devon in the 1st quarter of 1878.[5] Probate was granted on her estate on 12 February 1878, with her death date given as 21 January 1878.[6]


  1. England, Rutland Parish Registers, 1538-1991,
  2. Probate copy of will, dated 5th August 1843, of Anne Barker of Lyndon, co. Rutland, The National Archives website, DG11/1041, accessed 29 January 2020
  3. 1851 census,
  4. 1871 census,
  5. "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch ( : 31 December 2014), Charlotte Twopeny, 1878; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Death, Newton Abbot, Devon, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  6. England and Wales, National Index of Wills and Administrations, 1858-1957,

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