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Family of William KEMPSON and Caroline JONES

Husband: William KEMPSON (1810-bef1861)
Wife: Caroline JONES (c. 1807-1903)
Children: William Edwin KEMPSON (1838-1910)
Caroline Sophia KEMPSON (1840- )
John Denton KEMPSON (c. 1843- )
Maria Elizabeth KEMPSON (1844- )
Richard Walter Winter KEMPSON (1847-1914)
Albert Christendom KEMPSON (1851- )
Marriage 28 May 1836 St Thomas, Birmingham

Husband: William KEMPSON

Name: William KEMPSON
Sex: Male
Father: William KEMPSON (1776- )
Mother: Elizabeth GALEY ( - )
Note: 1849 directory gives address as 97 Gloucester Terrace, Birmingham
In 1861 census his wife is a widow
May have died in Q3 1857
Birth 1810 St Michaels, Bedwardine, Worcester
Baptism 17 Sep 1811 (age 0-1) St Michaels, Bedwardine, Worcester
Occupation Commercial Traveller, Managing Clerk
Death bef 1861 (age 50-51)1

Wife: Caroline JONES

Name: Caroline JONES2
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: Sophia THOMPSON (c. 1781- )
Cause of Death: Senile Degeneration, heart failure
Note: Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861
1861 Census gives her age as 501
Birth c. 1807
Residence Jul 1903 (age 96) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham2
Occupation Seamstress1
Death 27 Jul 1903 (age 96) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham2,3
Cause: Senile Degeneration, heart failure

Child 1: William Edwin KEMPSON

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Spouse: Susan DUGGAN, 2004, age 164, Key Hill Cemetery 2 - Area Q

Name: William Edwin KEMPSON4,5
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Susan DUGGAN (1839-1897)
Spouse 2: Harriet RABONE (c. 1830-1919)
Cause of Death: Syncope
Children: William Joseph KEMPSON (1862-1940)
Charles Henry KEMPSON (1864-1947)
Edwin Richard Winter KEMPSON (1865-1946)
Susan Fanny KEMPSON (1868- )
Frank George KEMPSON (1870-1939)
Jane Caroline KEMPSON (1873- )
Note: Not recorded in 1891 census at 120 Gt Lister St.
Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 18616
Birth Q1 1838
Occupation Attorney's Clerk - 1881 Census says solicitors Managing Clerk. I wonder which one?, Accountant in 18997,8
Residence 1881 (age 43) Paxton Villa, Victoria Road, Worcestershire
Paxton Villa, Victoria Road, Worcestershire
Residence 4 Aug 1899 (age 61) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham
194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham
Death 15 Apr 1910 (age 72) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham9
Cause: Syncope

Child 2: Caroline Sophia KEMPSON

Name: Caroline Sophia KEMPSON
Sex: Female
Note: Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861
Birth 1840
Baptism 4 Mar 1840 (age 0) St Johns, Birmingham
Occupation Milliner and Dressmaker1

Child 3: John Denton KEMPSON

Name: John Denton KEMPSON
Sex: Male
Spouse 1: Lucy HAYLER ( -1876)
Spouse 2: Charlotte GRAY ( - )
Children: Lucy Clara KEMPSON (1872-1881)
Note: Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861
Birth c. 1843
Baptism 24 Jul 1844 (age 0-1) St Johns, Birmingham
Occupation Brass Founder1

Child 4: Maria Elizabeth KEMPSON

Name: Maria Elizabeth KEMPSON1
Sex: Female
Spouse: Henry BROMLEY ( - )
Children: William BROMLEY (c. 1865- )
Note: Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861. Name recorded as Elizabeth, age 161
Birth 1844
Baptism 24 Jul 1844 (age 0) St Johns, Birmingham
Residence 31 Mar 1901 (age 56-57) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham10
194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham
Widowed by this time. Apparently aged 45 - so either this or 1844 birth date are wrong.
Residence Jul 1903 (age 58-59) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham2
Residence 1910 (age 65-66) 194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham9
194 St Andrews Road, Birmingham
Occupation Milliner1

Child 5: Richard Walter Winter KEMPSON

Name: Richard Walter Winter KEMPSON
Sex: Male
Spouse: Caroline SHELDON ( -1903)
Children: Mildred Florence KEMPSON (1885- )
Augustus KEMPSON (1887- )
Note: Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861 (age recorded as 12)
Birth 29 Apr 1847 Coventry Road, Aston
Occupation Sheriff Officer
Residence 2 Apr 1911 (age 63) 29 St Johns Hill, Wandsworth, London11
29 St Johns Hill, Wandsworth, London
They lived above a confectioners' shop owned by a Mr English.
Death Q2 1914 (age 66-67) Middlesex Hospital, Marylebone, aged 67

Child 6: Albert Christendom KEMPSON

Name: Albert Christendom KEMPSON
Sex: Male
Note: Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861 (age recorded as 8)1
Birth 1851 Birmingham

Note on Husband: William KEMPSON

1849 directory gives address as 97 Gloucester Terrace, Birmingham

In 1861 census his wife is a widow

May have died in Q3 1857

Note on Wife: Caroline JONES

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861

1861 Census gives her age as 501

Note on Child 1: William Edwin KEMPSON

Not recorded in 1891 census at 120 Gt Lister St.

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 18616

Note on Child 2: Caroline Sophia KEMPSON

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861

Note on Child 3: John Denton KEMPSON

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861

Note on Child 4: Maria Elizabeth KEMPSON

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861. Name recorded as Elizabeth, age 161

Note on Child 5: Richard Walter Winter KEMPSON

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861 (age recorded as 12)

Note on Child 6: Albert Christendom KEMPSON

Lived at 88 Coventry Road, Bordesley, Aston in 1861 (age recorded as 8)1

Sources

1"1861 Census".
2"Caroline Kempson Death Certificate".
3"FreeBMD online information".
4"Susan Kempson Memoriam Card". Text From Source: The beloved wife of William Edwin Kempson
5"Frank Kempson's Birth Certificate".
6"FG Kempson EMM Holloway Marriage Certificate".
7Ibid. Rank or Profession of Father. Cit. Date: 24 July 2004. Assessment: Primary evidence.
8"Frank Kempson's Birth Certificate". Rank or Profession of Father.
9"William Edwin Kempson Death Certificate".
10"1901 Census".
11"1911 Census".