Richard Wansbury1

#540, (1789-9 January 1858)
Father*William Wansbury2 b. 1737
Mother*Mary Cansfield2 b. 1740
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Birth*1789 Richard Wansbury was born in 1789 at Shoreham, Kent, England.1 
Baptism29 MAR 1789 He was baptized on 29 MAR 1789 at Shoreham, Kent.1 
Name Variation29 MAR 1789 He was also known as Robert.3 
Marriage*22 JAN 1818 He married Martha Plummer on 22 JAN 1818 at Shoreham, Kent.4 
Marriage*3 NOV 1833 Richard Wansbury married Martha Utfield on 3 NOV 1833 at St Peter & St Paul Church, Bromley, Kent, England, witnessed by John Smith and Maria Richards.5 
Residence*30 MAR 1841 Richard Wansbury and Martha Utfield lived at Shoreham, Kent.6 
Occupation*27 MAR 1842 The occupation of Richard Wansbury was 'Labourer.7
Residence*2 APR 1851  From 2 APR 1851 Richard Wansbury lived at Shoreham, Kent.8 
Death*9 JAN 1858 He died on 9 JAN 1858 at Halstead, Kent, England.9,10 


Martha Plummer b. 1800, d. Aug 1828
Marriage*22 JAN 1818 He married Martha Plummer on 22 JAN 1818 at Shoreham, Kent.4 
Last Edited21 Sep 2017


  1. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), bapt., Richard Wansbury. father Wm. Wansbury, mother Mary; C135122.
  2. [S29] Email from, from Yvonne Mack (nee Cheeseman) 25/1/2010 e-mail address.
  3. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), M147542, Robert Wansbury & Martha Utfield.
  4. [S20] International Genealogical Index (1982), marriage; Richard Wansbury & Martha Plummer, Shoreham; M135123. & fhl 1469564.
  5. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, marriage; Robert Wansbury, bachelor, & Martha Utfield, widow; Bromley Parish, No. 329, Page 110. Hand written extract to Robert Wansbury, Shoreham, Kent, dated 11 June 1837 by J.E.Newell, Minister of Bromley.
  6. [S25] Extracted from the 1841 census, also with Ann Hatfield, age 14, servant.
  7. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, Marriage, TE278826, William WANSBURY, Emma LANE.
  8. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, recorded as Robert Wansbury; with Richard Ashenden, son-in-law & Samuel, grandson.
  9. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, death, age 37, Halstead, Kent, no 380, 1858, TB, Fanny Bunstead.
  10. [S17] BMD indices, death, Sevenoaks, Kent, Jan-Mar 1858, vol 2a 269.
  11. [S1] Copies of B, M, & D Certificates, Marriage cert of William Wansbury and Emma Lane.
  12. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, father staying with son-in-law.
  13. [S48] Parish Register, Christening Records 1520-1906; England & Wales.
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