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Edward John Minter

Male 1844 - 1914  (69 years)


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  • Name Edward John Minter 
    Born 17 Aug 1844  Shoreditch, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 31 Dec 1844  St John the Baptist, Shoreditch, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 2578 
    _UID 9590BA897CD24894A7C14CD7EA3B59B853F8 
    Died 7 Apr 1914  Wandsworth, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • 1861 census: the entry for Edward (17, boy 2nd class, born Shoreditch) part of the crew of the vessel 'Ceister' berthed in Northumberland probably refers to Edward John.

      When son Herbert Edward was christened in 1875, Edward, a porter, and Martha lived at 89 Grange Road.

      January 1880: coachman of 262 Milkwood Road, Brixton, London.

      1881 census: at 262 Milkwood Road, Lambeth, London, Edward (36, coachman (domestic servant)), Martha M (37), Herbert E (6), Ernest H (4), Fanny F (3) and Nellie M (1). This was the same address as in January 1880 when son Ernest Henry was baptised.

      1891 census: the family was living at 9 Hurst Street, Lambeth. Edward still a coachman, Herbert was a dentist's messenger and Ernest, a telegraph messenger.

      1901 census: Edward, still a coachman and now 56, his wife and son Ernest, a provisions journeyman, were living at Brakespeare Stables, Camberwell.

      1911 census: at 128 Farm Lane, Fulham, London (4 rooms), Edward (head, 66, married, coachman, retired, born Shoreditch), Martha (wife, 67, married 37 years, 4 children all living, born Southwark, London) and Nellie (daughter, 31, single, shop assistant, draper's, worker, born Lambert, London).
      Form signed Edward Minter.

      England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 (at Ancestry.co.uk, Nov 2010):
      MINTER Edward John of 48 Dempster-road East Hill Wandsworth Surrey died 7 April 1914 Administration (with Will) London 28 May 1914 to Martha Maria Minter widow. Effects £238 3s 11d.
    Person ID I2578  Ash, Kent
    Last Modified 1 Feb 2018 

    Father Robert Minter,   b. Bef 25 Sep 1815, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1885, Shoreditch, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 69 years) 
    Mother Eliza PALMER,   b. Abt 1813, Deptford, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 7 Feb 1880, Shoreditch, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 5 Jul 1840  St Johns, Hoxton, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Married by banns. Robert full age, a bachelor warehouseman of Old Street Road, Hoxton, father William Minter, maltster; Eliza full age, a spinster of Old Street Road, Hoxton, baptised 1813 at Deptford the daughter of Robert Palmer a corn porter. Both signed. Witnesses Wm. Browne (sign) and Martha Gree (sign).
    Family ID F334  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Martha Maria THOMAS,   b. Abt 1844, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1930, St James Hospital, Balham, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 86 years) 
    Married 15 Jul 1873  Christ Church, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • Married after banns. Edward John Minter, full age, bachelor, city porter of 31 Crosby Row, father Robert Minter, city porter. Martha Maria Thomas, full age, spinster of 31 Crosby Row, father Henry John Thomas (dec), manufacturing chemist. Both signed full names. Witnesses Henry Samuel Thomas, Harry Cookson Thomas, Eliza -----, Martha Minter [poss. Edward's sister].
    Children 
     1. Herbert Edward Minter,   b. 24 Oct 1874, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1946, Plumstead, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
     2. Ernest Henry Minter,   b. 6 May 1876, Bermondsey, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Apr 1952, Eltham, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Fanny Florence Minter,   b. 17 Nov 1877, Herne Hill, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Dec 1947, Wandsworth, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     4. Nellie Maud Minter,   b. 15 Dec 1879, Herne Hill, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1966, Lambeth RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2010 
    Family ID F609  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 17 Aug 1844 - Shoreditch, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Apr 1914 - Wandsworth, London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1844 Shoreditch 2/399. Date from IGI.

    2. [S11] Cliff Minter.

    3. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Aged 70, Q2 1914 Wandsworth 1d/673.

    4. [S28] Marriage certificate (copy) (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1840 Shoreditch 2/351.

    5. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q3 1873 St Olave Bermondsey 1d/276.

    6. [S159] London Metropolitan Archives at Ancestry.co.uk, October 2009 and later.