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Christopher OVERTON

Christopher OVERTON

Male 1838 - 1911  (72 years)

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  • Name Christopher OVERTON 
    Born 8 Sep 1838  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Recorded as 10th Sept at 8 o'clock. Extracted from the Overton family bible.
    Extracts from the Overton family bible
    Extracts from the Overton family bible
    Courtesy of Barbie Cooper.
    Christened 30 Sep 1838  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1841  3rd Frith Field, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1851 
    Farmer's Boy 
    Census 1 Apr 1851  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1861 
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 1 Apr 1861  Near the Church, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living 21 May 1864  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 21 May 1864 
    Labourer 
    Living 8 Jan 1865  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 8 Jan 1865 
    Labourer 
    Living 12 May 1867  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 12 May 1867 
    Labourer 
    Living 24 Apr 1870  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 24 Apr 1870 
    Servant 
    Occupation 1871 
    Farming Steward Ag L(ab) 
    Census 1 Apr 1871  3rd Frith Field, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Living 26 May 1872  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 26 May 1872 
    Labourer 
    Occupation 1881 
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 1 Apr 1881  Hillington, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1891 
    Agricultural Labourer 
    Census 1 Apr 1891  Congham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1901 
    Gardener Domestic 
    Census 1 Apr 1901  Congham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 5 Nov 1906 
    Farm Bailiff 
    Died Aug 1911 
    Buried St Andrew's Church, Congham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christopher & Martha Overton & their daughter, Abagail
    Christopher & Martha Overton & their daughter, Abagail
    Headstone
    Person ID I3522  1. Essex Ennevers
    Last Modified 3 Jan 2010 

    Father Benjamin Turner OVERTON,   Born:  19 Nov 1804, East Winch, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  22 Oct 1878, Wisbech District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Ann FAILES,   Born:  1811, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  31 Mar 1902, Wisbech District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 16 Aug 1832  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • By Licence. Witnesses: Wm Overton, Elizabeth Failes, Mary Lained(?) & Jas Whitby.
    Benjamin Turner Overton & Ann Failes
    Benjamin Turner Overton & Ann Failes
    Parish record
    Family histories
    Close family links in a Victorian rural community
    Close family links in a Victorian rural community
    A summary of the complex blood relationships that existed within some of the Tilney families who appear in my family history (Failes, Overton, Pollyn etc)
    Marriages to a closely-related family member
    Marriages to a closely-related family member
    (including to a dead spouse's sibling and a dead sibling's spouse and some bigamous and other illegal marriages)
    Family ID F155  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family (spouse) Martha JUDE,   Born:  4 Jun 1838, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  6 Nov 1932, Freebridge Lynn District, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years) 
    Married 21 May 1864  Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married by Banns. Witnesses: Adma (sic) Jude (presumably her elder brother) & Elizabeth Sarah Overton.
      Banns: 1/5, 8/5,15/5/1864.
    Children 
     1. Adam OVERTON,   Born:  7 Dec 1864, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  Yes, date unknown
     2. Christopher George OVERTON,   Born:  14 Apr 1867, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  17 Nov 1937, North View, Grimston, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     3. Esther OVERTON,   Born:  Mar 1870, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  Yes, date unknown
     4. Rosanna OVERTON,   Born:  23 Apr 1872, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  22 Aug 1965  (Age 93 years)
     5. Martha Elizabeth OVERTON,   Born:  15 Dec 1873, Gayton Thorpe, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  Yes, date unknown
     6. Abagail OVERTON,   Born:  25 May 1877, Congham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  29 Dec 1923, Freebridge Lynn District, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     7. Charles OVERTON,   Born:  31 Aug 1880, Hillington, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   Died:  Yes, date unknown
    Family ID F3359  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 Sep 1838 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 30 Sep 1838 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1841 - 3rd Frith Field, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Apr 1851 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Apr 1861 - Near the Church, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 21 May 1864 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 21 May 1864 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 8 Jan 1865 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 12 May 1867 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 24 Apr 1870 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Apr 1871 - 3rd Frith Field, Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsLiving - 26 May 1872 - Tilney All Saints, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Apr 1881 - Hillington, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Apr 1891 - Congham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Apr 1901 - Congham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St Andrew's Church, Congham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photographs
    Christopher Overton (1838-1911) & Adam Overton
    Christopher Overton (1838-1911) & Adam Overton
    Christopher Overton (1838-1911)
    Christopher Overton (1838-1911)


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