Thorne Family Genealogy Pages
Sarah Ann ParkerBirth:1845 Marriage:1864 Death:1902
Married at 19 years of age to George Thorne, in January of 1864, at St.Leonard's church Shoreditch, London. Children were:
George Walter Thorne (b.1864)
Alice Maude Thorne (b.1866)
Ernest Thorne (b.1868)
Charles Thorne (b.1870)
Edith Thorne (b.1872)
Sarah Ann & her family can be found on the 1871 census.
After Sarah's husband George died in 1872 we lose track of her children. She remarried in 1876 to William Ray.
In the 1881 census, William (1848), is shown as Labourer in a yeast factory (brewer)... Sarah as a Laundress, and the only child in the household is Edith Jane Thorne.
Charles in 1881 is residing at the Shoreditch Industrial School (Brentwood) for fatherless children. Alice in 1881 was residing at the Soldiers Daughters Home (A requirement for admittence would be that her father would have had to served in the Crimean war). Ernest had died a month or so before the 1881 census (taken in April of that year) aged 12.
William and Sarah Ray appear in the 1901 census.
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James ParkerBirth:1817 Marriage:1844 Death:?
Father John Parker, mother unknown. Born 1815, Little Walsingham Norfolk.
Married to Ann Douglas Walton (born 1820, Thurlby Lincoln England).
Sarah Ann Parker (b.1845)
Charles Parker (b.1847)
Eliza Parker (b.1851)
Jane Parker (b.1853)
George Parker (b.1855)
Walter Parker (b.1858)
In the 1851 Census, Ann and her family are in West Lynn, living in a Caravan. James Occupation is listed as Navvie.
Ann and the children appear on the 1861 census in Walsingham Union Workhouse. No sign of James, but she is not listed as a widow.
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John ParkerBirth:1793 Marriage:1815 Death:1825
John was married to Ann Porter (b.1798), in 1815, at Wighton, Norfolk. John is listed as a labourer on his son James's marriage certificate.
James Parker (b.1817)
Charles Parker (b.1819)
Sarah Parker (b.1821)
John Parker (b.1824)
John died in 1825, aged 32.
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