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Henry Minter

Male 1841 - 1927  (85 years)


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  • Name Henry Minter 
    Born 14 May 1841  Wingham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 27 Jun 1841  Wingham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    _UID EE8E79101EA049A9A22E2344DDD268C8CBAD 
    Died 14 Jan 1927  Bellars Bush, Woodnesborough, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Aft 14 Jan 1927  Minster Cemetery, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1861 census: at Rowling, Goodnestone next Wingham, Henry (19, a carter).
      At time of marriage in 1866, living in St Nicholas at Wade.
      In 1868, a labourer of Wingham.

      1871 census: in Preston Street, Preston, Henry (30, an agricultural labourer), Jane (24), Henry (4, scholar), William (2) and Walter (1).

      1881 census: in Up Street Village, Chislet, Henry (40, ag lab), Jane (35), Walter J (11, scholar), Frederick (8, scholar), Percy A (6, scholar), Frank (3) and Elizabeth J (1).

      1891 census: at College in village, Bishopsbourne, Kent, Henry (49, ag lab), Jane (46), Percy A (16, ag lab), Frank (13, house boy - domestic servant), Elizabeth J (11, scholar), Ernest A (9, scholar) and Alfred (5, scholar).

      1901 census: at Duff Pits, Ickham & Well, Henry (59, waggoner on farm), Jane (54), Elizabeth (21, domestic servant), Alfred (16, carter on farm) and granddaughter Anne M (10, born Margate, daughter of son William John and Harriet Phoebe COBLEY).

      In 1900, gained fourth place in ploughing match and third place in 1901 with four horse ploughs.

      Kelly's Directory of the Isle of Thanet:
      1908 - 09, 1910 - 11, 1913 - 14, 1914 - 15, 1915 - 16, 1916 - 17: Henry Minter, 2 Eden Cottages, Prospect Road, Minster, Kent (or Eden Cottage, Monkton Road, Minster).

      Kelly's Directory of Kent:
      1909, Henry Minter, Eden Cottage, Monkton Road, Minster, Kent

      1911 census: at Eden Cottages, Minster, Thanet, Kent (5 rooms), Henry (head, 69, married, waggoner on farm, worker, born Wingham, Kent), Jane (wife, 66, married 46 years, 9 children all living, born Ash, Kent), Ernest (son, 28, single, farm labourer, worker, born Littlebourne, Kent) and Alfred (son, 26, single, horseman on farm, worker, born Kingston, Kent).
      Form signed Henry Minter.

      Kelly's Directory of Isle of Thanet:
      1911 - 14, Henry Minter, Eden Cottage, Monkton Road, Minster, Kent

      Kelly's Directory of the Isle of Thanet:
      1920: Henry Minter, Tartar Cottage, Prospect Road, Minster, Kent

      Moved to Stourmouth and later to Eden Hall Farm, Minster living at Eden cottage, Monkton Road. Lived at Tartar Cottage, Prospect Road, Minster upon retirement before moving to Bellars Bush, Woodnesborough to live with his eldest son and family.

      Died on the 14 Jan, 1927 at Bellars Bush, Woodnesborough aged 85 and buried at Minster cemetery.

      October 2012: Gill Cox has sent a memory card, found in her mother-in-law's photo collection. It reads:
      In Loving Memory
      of
      HENRY MINTER
      Who fell asleep
      JANUARY 14th, 1927
      AGED 85 YEARS
      And when on Jordan's bank he stands
      And views the radiant shore:
      Bright Angels whisper, "Come away,"
      "'Tis better on before."
    Person ID I1545  Ickham, Kent
    Last Modified 22 Oct 2012 

    Father Thomas Minter,   b. Bef 12 Feb 1797, Wingham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 2 Oct 1883, Preston, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Esther REVELL,   b. Bef 27 Feb 1803, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1843, Wingham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Married 4 Nov 1826  Ickham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Married by banns as of Ickham; Elizabeth of Ickham.
    Family ID F270  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane BUDDLE,   b. 10 Oct 1846, Brook Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1921, Prospect Road, Minster, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 7 Apr 1866  Hoath, Blean, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Married by banns as a full age bachelor labourer of St Nicholas at Wade and of the Ville of Sarre, father Thomas Minter, labourer on the 7 April, 1866 at Hoath; Jane a full age spinster servant of Hoath, father Thomas Henry Buddle, labourer.Henry marked, Jane signed. Witnesses - Martha Pool (sign), Richard Darby (mark). Married by GWD Evans.

      Living at Ware Ash in 1851, a scholar with her parents.

      Living at Each Farm, Woodnesborough in 1861 as one of four servants to William Harvey and family, a farmer of 140 acres.
    Children 
     1. Henry Thomas Minter,   b. 25 Jun 1866, Herne, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1938, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. William John Minter,   b. 5 May 1868, Wingham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1919, 22 Western Road, Olney, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     3. Walter James Minter,   b. 24 Mar 1870, Overland Farm, Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Feb 1954, 13 Heaton Road, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     4. Frederick Minter,   b. 30 Apr 1872, Preston, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1925, 10 Montpelier Rd, Kentish Town, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     5. Percy Albert Minter,   b. 8 Nov 1874, Preston, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1938, St Albans, Herts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     6. Frank Minter,   b. 26 Jan 1878, Preston, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1945, 61 Thayers Farm Road, Beckenham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     7. Elizabeth Jane Minter,   b. 2 Feb 1880, Preston, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Ernest Arthur Minter,   b. 10 Jul 1882, Littlebourne, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1958, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     9. Alfred Minter,   b. 6 May 1885, Kingstone, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1952, Bridge RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2010 
    Family ID F286  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 14 May 1841 - Wingham, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 27 Jun 1841 - Wingham, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 7 Apr 1866 - Hoath, Blean, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 14 Jan 1927 - Minster Cemetery, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Henry Minter, born 1841, Wingham, Kent
    Henry Minter, born 1841, Wingham, Kent

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q2 1841 Eastry 5/17_1. Date from Cliff Minter.

    2. [S5] Cliff Minter.

    3. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Aged 85 Q1 1927 Eastry 2a/1838. Date & place from Cliff Minter.

    4. [S29] Marriage certificate (copy) (Reliability: 3).
      Q2 1866 Blean 2a/1075.