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BATTERHAM, Benjamin

Male 1822 - 1850  (27 years)


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  • Name BATTERHAM, Benjamin 
    Born 31 Mar 1822  Walsoken, Norfolk, Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 6742 
    _UID 5D903CE401DC4E358DB8C62E983BB2325D26 
    Died Jan 1850  Cass, DuPage County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6742  Edgoose
    Last Modified 29 Jul 2017 

    Father BATTERHAM, John,   b. Between 1783 and 1784, Walsoken, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1851 and 1861, Walsoken, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 68 years) 
    Mother HUDSON, Frances,   b. 1796, Holme Hale, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885, Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Married 13 Oct 1813  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F801  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family AULDAY, Mary Ann,   b. Between 1814 and 1815, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1853, DuPage County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 39 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1845  Wisbech, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. BATTERHAM, James William,   b. 20 Jun 1846, Cass, DuPage County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Jun 1936, Earlville, LaSalle County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     2. BATTERHAM, Frances,   b. 1849, Cass, DuPage County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1927, Downers Grove, DuPage County, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F2612  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • BENJAMIN BATTERHAM 1822-1850

      Benjamin BATTERHAM was baptised at Walsoken on 31 March 1822. He married Mary Ann AULDAY in 1845 (GRO June Q. 1845 Wisbech 14 225) and died in Cass Township, DuPage County, Illinois, USA, in 1850. His wife Mary Ann AULDAY was born in Cambridgeshire in 1814 or 1815 and died in DuPage County in about 1853.
      (source: e-mail from Bill Thompson bill.thompson@wtassoc.com).

      From the 1841 census of Redgate, Tydd St. Giles, Cambridgeshire:
      George HERRALD, aged 35, agricultural labourer, not born in Cambridgeshire;
      Mary HERRALD, aged 40, not born in Cambridgeshire;
      Henry HERRALD, aged 5, born in Cambridgeshire;
      Sarah HERRALD, aged 5, born in Cambridgeshire;
      Eliza HERRALD, aged 3, born in Cambridgeshire;
      George HERRALD, aged 10 months, born in Cambridgeshire;
      Christmas HERRALD, aged 20, not born in Cambridgeshire;
      James MARKLEY, aged 30, male servant, not born in Cambridgeshire;
      *Benjamin BATTERHAM, aged 20, male servant, born in Cambridgeshire.
      (HO107/78/15/13)

      According to the Judith Littleford Lee tree (Judith Lee: powercat3@earthlink.net) John OLDFIELD was born on 31 May 1823 and married Hannah READER in England on 7 April 1845. He and his wife, together with brother Jesse E. OLDFIELD, Benjamin BATTERHAM and his wife, and a Mr. and Mrs. ATWOOD, arrived in New York on the ss Victoria on 28 May 1845.

      NOTES & QUERIES:
      Was he a son of John BATTERHAM and Frances née HUDSON?

      The American Descendants of Benjamin BATTERHAM have been taken from two WorldConnect files, those of Lynda DEARY and John FISHBECK. Information has also been added by Bill THOMPSON.


      (revised 07.02.2017)