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Thomas Minter

Male 1853 - 1921  (~ 68 years)


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  • Name Thomas Minter 
    Born Dec 1853  Sheldwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 13 Jan 1854  Sheldwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 2412 
    _UID F487B9CB5526404F93A8858787C249997BF9 
    Died 28 Dec 1921  Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried Aft 28 Dec 1921  Goodnestone next Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • 1871 census: not found.

      1881 census: living with father (qv).

      The enhanced GRO birth index includes the birth registration of a male child in Q3 1884 (2a/858) and his death the same quarter (2a/528), both at Faversham RD. The mother's maiden name is shown as MURTON: the child was probably Thomas & Jane's.

      1891 census: at Langdon Court Farm, Faversham, Thomas (37, farmer), Jane (38), John Murton (5), Belinda (3) and William Murton (2).

      Appeared in Kelly's Directory for Kent, 1895 as Thomas Minter, farmer, Langdon Court, Goodnestone, Faversham.

      Appeared in Kelly's Directory for Kent, 1899 as Thomas Minter, farmer, Langdon Court, Goodnestone, Faversham.

      1901 census: at Langdon Court Farm, Faversham, Thomas (47, farmer), Jane (48), Belinda (13) and William Murton (12). Son John (15) was a scholar at Aberdeen House School in Margate.

      1911 census: not found.

      In both 1891 and 1901 Belinda ALEXANDER, widow, born about 1852 was living with Thomas and Jane. She was described as sister-in-law so must have been Belinda MURTON, Jane's sister.

      England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 (at Ancestry.co.uk, Nov 2010):
      MINTER Thomas of Clifton Villa 25 Newton-road Faversham Kent died 28 December 1921 Probate Canterbury 11 February 1922 to William Murton Minter company director. Effects £2353 12s 9d.

      Cliff Minter - tombstone at Goodnestone next Faversham:
      Thomas Minter of Langdon Court
      died 28 Dec 1921 aged 68
      Jane
      died 20 March 1935 aged 82
    Person ID I2412  Ash, Kent
    Last Modified 3 Feb 2017 

    Father Thomas Minter,   b. 17 May 1827, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1903, Sheldwich, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Anna DIXON,   b. Abt 1824, Kennington, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oct 1911, Faversham RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Married 9 Dec 1851  East Ashford, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Family ID F405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane MURTON,   b. Abt 1853, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1935, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Married Mar 1884  Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • Banns of Thomas Minter of Throwley bachelor and Jane Murton of this parish spinster --- December 9, December 16, December 23. The parish register that would contain this marriage was apparently stolen from the church at Graveney.
    Children 
     1. John Murton Minter,   b. Dec 1885, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Mar 1948, Kent and Canterbury Hospital, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 62 years)
     2. Belinda Minter,   b. 10 Sep 1887, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1966, Canterbury RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     3. William Murton Minter,   b. 18 Nov 1888, Faversham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1972, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 14:55:00 
    Family ID F571  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Dec 1853 - Sheldwich, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 13 Jan 1854 - Sheldwich, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Mar 1884 - Faversham, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Dec 1921 - Faversham, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aft 28 Dec 1921 - Goodnestone next Faversham, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Thomas Minter
    Thomas Minter
    Gravestone of Thomas and his wife Jane

  • Sources 
    1. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1853 Faversham 2a/491.

    2. [S11] Cliff Minter.

    3. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Aged 68 Q4 1921 Faversham 2a/1178. Date from Cliff Minter.

    4. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1851 E Ashford 5/14.

    5. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q1 1884 Faversham 2a/1041.