Minter Exchange
Dedicated to Minter families everywhere

first:  last: 
[Advanced Search]  [Surnames]

Henry Minter

Male 1817 - 1890  (72 years)


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Sources    |    Event Map    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name Henry Minter 
    Born 19 Oct 1817  Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 2 Nov 1817  Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Reference Number 62 
    _UID 8DADDF29D2574E49985166979C5A4CE30DB3 
    Died 2 Oct 1890  Eastry RD Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried 6 Oct 1890  Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Notes 
    • Said to have been a sailor in his younger days.

      According to the Ash Family Reconstitution Forms supplied by Cally Schneider in December 2012 Henry was a against the duty on beer - 30 July 1830, an inhabitant of Ash.
      market gardener in Worth between 1844 and 1863.

      Possibly the Henry Minter who appeared in the History & Directory of the County of Kent by S Bagshaw, 1847 as Henry Minter, fruiterer of Worth.

      1851 census: in Worth Street, Worth, Kent, Henry (33, market gardener), Maria (32), William (5), Henry (4), Frederick (3) and Jane (1).

      1861 census: at Worth Street, Worth, Kent, Henry (43, market gardener), Maria (42), Frederick (13, gardener's labourer), Jane (11), John (9), Ann (8), Charles (7), Frank (6), George (3) and Albert (7 months). Henry and his childen were all born in Worth; his wife in Ash.

      A market gardener in Durlock Ash from 1864.

      1871 census: at Vine Cottage, Durlock, Ash, Henry (53, farmer 10 acres), Maria (51), Jane (21, servant(?)), Ann (18, servant?), Charles (16, apprentice), Frank (16, farm boy), George (14) and Albert (10). Sarah SPRATT (mother-in-law, 83, widow, annuitant, born Wingham) was also at Vine Cottage

      A market gardener in Ash in 1874. A witness at Ash on 1 October 1874. A witness at Ash on 7 December 1876.

      Appeared in the Post Office Directory for Kent, 1878 as Henry Minter, market gardener, Durlock, Ash next Sandwich.

      1881 census: at Market Gardener's House, (Durlock?), Ash, Henry (64, market gardener), Maria (62), Charles D (26) and Albert E (20, draper's assistant).

      Appeared in Kelly's Directory of Kent, 1882 as Henry Minter, market gardener, Durlock.

      Living in Durlock Ash in 1884 with house and land.

      According to the Ash Family Reconstitution Forms supplied by Cally Schneider in December 2012, quoting the Kentish Gazette of 10 February 1885: at the Wingham Petty Sessions Henry was for being drunk and disorderly, fined 5s. and costs.
      I haven't verified this. census: Maria now a widow (72, living on own means) was living at Durlock, Ash next door to her son Albert, market gardener (qv).

      From Cliff Minter: tombstone at Ash next Sandwich reads:
      Henry Minter of Durlock in this parish who died 2 October 1890 age 73.
      also Maria Minter wife of the above, born March 1819, died 26 February 1898.

      April 2005: The Spratt family tree on Genes Reunited (owned by Brian Spratt) is linked to the Minter tree by the marriage of Henry Minter and Maria SPRATT.
    Person ID I62  Ash, Kent
    Last Modified 11 Dec 2012 

    Father Robert Minter,   b. Bef 7 Jun 1778, Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jun 1856, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years) 
    Mother Sarah FINNIS,   b. Abt 1788, Nonington, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1872, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years) 
    Married 12 Oct 1807  Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • Robert Minter bachelor and Sarah Finnis spinster both of this parish by banns, sign/sign. John Minter (sign) witness.
    Family ID F21  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Maria SPRATT,   b. Mar 1819, Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Feb 1898, Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1844  Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Henry a bachelor of Worth; Sarah a spinster of Ash.
    Children 
     1. William Minter,   b. 13 Aug 1845, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1918, Philadelphia, PA, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Henry Minter,   b. 12 Nov 1846, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Nov 1870, On board HMS Ocean in Rio de Janeiro Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
     3. Frederick Minter,   b. 12 Feb 1848, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jan 1930, Deal, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     4. Jane Minter,   b. 24 Jul 1849, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1934, Bridge RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. John Henry Minter,   b. 18 Jul 1851, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1929, Brockton Hospital, Brockton, Mass, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     6. Annie Minter,   b. 17 Feb 1853, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Charles Daniel Minter,   b. 9 May 1854, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1942, District Hospital, Colac, Polwarth, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
     8. Frank Minter,   b. 4 Jul 1856, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Sep 1910, Eastry RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     9. George Robert Minter,   b. 30 Jun 1858, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1890, Tunbridge RD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
     10. Albert Edward Minter,   b. 14 Sep 1860, Worth, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1939, Ash, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2011 10:36:00 
    Family ID F22  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Oct 1817 - Worth, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 2 Nov 1817 - Worth, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 15 Oct 1844 - Ash, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 6 Oct 1890 - Ash, Kent Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Henry Minter
    Henry Minter
    born 1817, Worth, Kent

    Documents
    Vine Cottage, Durlock Road, Ash, Kent
    Vine Cottage, Durlock Road, Ash, Kent
    A brief history of the cottage.

    Headstones
    Henry Minter
    Henry Minter
    died 2 October 1890 - buried at Ash, Kent with his wife Maria.

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] Cliff Minter.

    2. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Aged 72 Q4 1890 Eastry 2a/593. Date from Cliff Minter.

    3. [S309] Family Reconstitution Forms for Ash, Kent, December 2012.

    4. [S3] BMD index (Reliability: 3).
      Q4 1844 Eastry 5/219. Date from Cliff Minter.