Henry James Wansbury1

#7792, (18 September 1878-19 June 1943)
Mother*Elizabeth Collins1 b. Sep 1839, d. Mar 1906
Birth*18 SEP 1878 Henry James Wansbury was born on 18 SEP 1878 at Halstead, Kent, EnglandG.2 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 He lived with Elizabeth Collins at Brick Yard, Halstead, Kent, EnglandG, together with William Arthur Collins, Esther Emma Wansbury, Sarah Jane Wansbury and Frederick James Wansbury.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 Henry James Wansbury lived with Elizabeth Collins and Benjamin Hayman at Halstead, KentG, together with Frederick James Wansbury.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1901 Henry James Wansbury lived with Frederick James Wansbury and Mabel Ellen Rye at 2 Laurel Cottages, Halstead, Kent, EnglandG, together with Garnet Sydney Wansbury and Percy Frederick Wansbury.5 
Employment*30 MAR 1901 Henry James Wansbury was employed as Coal Carter.5 
Marriage*MAR 1905 He married Mary Skinner in MAR 1905 at Halstead, KentG.6 
Employment2 APR 1911 Henry James Wansbury was employed as Farm worker.7 
Residence2 APR 1911 He and Mary Skinner lived at 9 Hazel Cottages, Halstead, Kent, EnglandG.7 
Occupation*29 SEP 1939 The occupation of Henry James Wansbury was 'Incapacitated.8
Residence*29 SEP 1939 He and Mary Skinner lived at 207 London Road, Dunton Green, Kent, EnglandG.8 
Death*19 JUN 1943 Henry James Wansbury died on 19 JUN 1943 at Dunton Green, KentG, aged 64.9,10 
Last Edited5 Oct 2018


  1. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & place.
  2. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Sevenoaks, Kent, Oct-Dec 1878, vol 2a 571.
  3. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, also granddau., Jane, age 2 born Halstead.
  4. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, also Jane, granddau. age 12.
  5. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census.
  6. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Henry James Wansbury & Mary Skinner, Sevenoaks, Kent, Jan-Mar 1905, vol 2a 941.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  8. [S124] 1939 register.
  9. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 64, Tonbridge, Kent, Jun 1943, vol 2a 1077.
  10. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, probate to widow.
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