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Charlotte Adelaide (Yates) Cunningham (1831)

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Charlotte Adelaide (Adelaide) Cunningham formerly Yates
Born in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdommap
Daughter of and [mother unknown]
Wife of — married 2 Nov 1850 in Bideford, Devon, England, United Kingdommap
Descendants descendants
Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
Profile last modified 30 Jan 2020
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Charlotte Adelaide Yates (married name Cunningham) was born on 2 April 1831 in Staffordshire, England,[1][2][3][4] the daughter of Cecilia Yates and William Wingfield Yates.[1]

She was christened on 25 April 1831 at Barlaston, Staffordshire.[1]

She married William George Cunningham on 2 November 1850 in Bideford, Devon.[3][5][6] Their children were:

Research notes

According to Table Talk, a Melbourne newspaper, Adelaide was the niece of Robert Peel, England's Prime Minister in 1834, 1835 and between 1841 and 1846.[6]

1861 Census: Langtree Week, Langtree, Devon, England[3]

NameRoleGenMaritalOccupationAgeBirthplaceBirth (est.)
William George CunninghamHeadMMarriedSuperintendent Of Police30Clifton Bristol,1831
Adelaide CunninghamWifeFMarried29, Staffordshire1832
Willis CunninghamSonMSingle8Buckfastleigh, Devon1853
Blanch CunninghamDaughterFSingle7Buckfastleigh, Devon1854
Alice CunninghamDaughterFSingle5Sidmouth, Devon1856
Florence CunninghamDaughterF3Bideford, Devon1858
Mary CowleyServantFSingleHouse Servant30Sidmouth, Devon1831


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 11 February 2018, Charlotte Adelaide Yates, 02 Apr 1831); citing , index based upon data collected by the Genealogical Society of Utah, Salt Lake City; FHL microfilm 426,482.
  2. "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 September 2019), Adelaide Cunningham in household of William Geo Cunningham, Buckfastleigh, Devon, England; citing Buckfastleigh, Devon, England, p. 19, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6 "England and Wales Census, 1861," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 October 2019), Adelaide Cunningham in household of William George Cunningham, Langtree, Devon, England, United Kingdom; from "1861 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 9, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.4 4.5 "England and Wales Census, 1871", database with images, FamilySearch ( : 28 September 2019), Adelaide Cunningham in entry for John Pidler, 1871.
  5. "England, Devon and Cornwall Marriages, 1660-1912," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 24 April 2019), Charlotte Adelaide Yates, Spinster in entry for William George Cunningham, Bachelor, 2 Nov 1850; citing Marriage, Bideford, Devon, England, United Kingdom, the Devon Record Office, Exeter.
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "Mention was made in..." 24 May 1895. Table Talk (Melbourne), p. 3. Retrieved 30 January 2020 by Clare Spring from

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