James Bashford1

#7983, (December 1846-December 1925)
Father*Thomas Bashford2 b. Oct 1806, d. Dec 1868
Mother*Elizabeth Cheeseman2 b. Jun 1813, d. Mar 1853
Charts The Wansburys of Shoreham
Birth*DEC 1846 James Bashford was born in DEC 1846 at Keston, Kent, England.3 
Baptism7 FEB 1847 He was baptized on 7 FEB 1847 at Keston, Kent.1 
Marriage*4 JUN 1865 He married Harriet Russell on 4 JUN 1865 at Bromley, Kent, England.4 
Death*DEC 1925 James Bashford died in DEC 1925 at Beckenham, Kent, England.5 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1851 He lived with Thomas Bashford and Elizabeth Cheeseman at Prospect Place, Keston, Kent, England, together with Elizabeth Bashford, Mary Bashford, Emily Bashford, Anne Bashford, Thomas Bashford, Jane Bashford and Alice Bashford.6 
Residence*30 MAR 1861 James Bashford lived at Hayes Common, Hayes, Kent, England.7 
Residence*30 MAR 1871 He and Harriet Russell lived at 6 Oak Hill Cottages, Beckenham, Kent, England, together with Laura Bessie Bashford and Ada Bashford.8 
Residence30 MAR 1881 James Bashford and Harriet Russell lived at 10 Langley Place, Chancery Lane, Beckenham, Kent, England, together with Charlotte Bashford and Florence Emily Bashford.9 
Occupation*30 MAR 1891 The occupation of James Bashford was 'Carman.10
Residence30 MAR 1891 He and Harriet Russell lived at 29 Chancery Lane, Beckenham, Kent, England.10 
Residence30 MAR 1901 James Bashford lived at 96 Marlins Road, Bromley, Kent, England, together with Charlotte Bashford and Florence Emily Bashford.11 


Harriet Russell b. Dec 1838, d. Dec 1893
Marriage*4 JUN 1865 James Bashford married Harriet Russell on 4 JUN 1865 at Bromley, Kent.4 
Last Edited8 Apr 2018


  1. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, bapt, James Bashford, parents Thomas & Elizabeth, Keston, Kent, fhl 992525.
  2. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, age & birthplace.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Bromley, Kent, Oct-Dec 1846, vol 5 58.
  4. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage, James Bashford, 20, fhather Thomas & Harriet Russell, 20, father Henry, Bromley, Kent, fhl 1042455.
  5. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 78, Bromley, Kent, Dec 1925, vol 2a 719.
  6. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census.
  7. [S44] Extracted from the 1861 census, servant for Taylors, farmer, family.
  8. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  9. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  10. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  11. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  12. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, age & birthplace.
  13. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & birthplace.
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