Richard Venus Whitehead1

#7809, (1 February 1866-30 April 1949)
Charts The Wansburys of Shoreham
Birth*1 FEB 1866 Richard Venus Whitehead was born on 1 FEB 1866 at Chelsfield, Kent, England.2 
Baptism15 FEB 1866 He was baptized on 15 FEB 1866 at St Martin of Tours Church, Chelsfield, Kent, England.3 
Marriage*JUN 1889 He married Esther Emma Wansbury, daughter of Henry Wansbury and Elizabeth Collins, in JUN 1889 at Halstead, Kent, England.1 
Death*30 APR 1949 Richard Venus Whitehead died on 30 APR 1949 at Rose Cottage, Well Hill, Chelsfield, Kent, England, aged 83.4,5 
Residence*30 MAR 1881 He lived at Slats Farm, Chelsfield, Kent, England.6 
Employment*30 MAR 1891 He was employed as Labourer.7 
Residence*30 MAR 1891 He and Esther Emma Wansbury lived at Well Hill, Chelsfield, Kent, England, together with Emily Rose Whitehead, Arthur William Whitehead and Joseph Edward Whitehead.7 
Employment30 MAR 1901 Richard Venus Whitehead was employed as Bricklayer's labourer.8 
Residence30 MAR 1901 He and Esther Emma Wansbury lived at Yew Tree Corner, Chelsfield, Kent, England, together with Arthur William Whitehead, Joseph Edward Whitehead, Frank Henry Whitehead, Frederick James Whitehead, Ada Lily Whitehead and William John Whitehead.8 
Residence2 APR 1911 Richard Venus Whitehead and Esther Emma Wansbury lived at Well Hill, Chelsfield, Kent, together with Joseph Edward Whitehead, Frank Henry Whitehead, Frederick James Whitehead, Ada Lily Whitehead, William John Whitehead, Edward Venus Whitehead, Henry James Whitehead and Daniel William Whitehead.9 
Occupation*1930 The occupation of Richard Venus Whitehead was 'Fruit farmer.10
Residence29 SEP 1939 He lived at Rose Cottage, Chelsfield, Kent, England, together with Frank Henry Whitehead.11 

Family

Esther Emma Wansbury b. Sep 1865, d. Jun 1929
Marriage*JUN 1889 Richard Venus Whitehead married Esther Emma Wansbury, daughter of Henry Wansbury and Elizabeth Collins, in JUN 1889 at Halstead, Kent.1 
Children
Last Edited19 May 2018

Citations

  1. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Esther Emma Wansbury & Richard Venus Whitehead, Sevenoaks, Kent, Apr-Jun 1889, vol 2a 995.
  2. [S124] 1939 census, birth date.
  3. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, bapt. Richard Venn Whitehead, parents Daniel & Annah, Chelsfield, Kent, fhl 2145474.
  4. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate to dau Emily Rose Scholfield & Frederick James Whitehead.
  5. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 83, Tonbridge, Kent, Jun 1949, vol 5b 758.
  6. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, In famhouse of John & Nellie Walton, ag lab.
  7. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  8. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  9. [S68] The 1911 census.
  10. [S48] Parish Register, on son's marriage cert.
  11. [S124] 1939 census.
  12. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, age & place.
  13. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, age & place.
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