Florence Mabel Lawrence

(1878-1951)
FatherShrubsole Lawrence Jr (c 1840-1923)
MotherMercy Hogbin (1838-1921)
Florence Mabel Lawrence, daughter of Shrubsole Lawrence Jr and Mercy Hogbin, was born in Margate, KentG, in 1878.1,2 She died aged 73 in Bridge, KentG, in 1951.3 She married in Thanet, KentG, in 1902, George Noah Feavearyear.4,5
     In 1881 Florence was living at 50 High Street, MargateG, in the household of her parents Shrubsole and Mercy, and was recorded in the census as Florence M Lawrence, aged two and born in Margate.6
     In 1891 she was living at 50 High Street, MargateG, in the household of her parents Shrubsole and Mercy, and was recorded as Frances Mary [sic]Lawrence, aged 12 and born in Margate.7
     In 1901 she was living at 3 Clarence Villas, Connaught Road, MargateG, in the household of her parents Shrubsole and Mercy, and was recorded as Florence M Lawrence, a music teacher, aged 22 and born in Margate.8
     In 1911 she was living at 13 Police Quarrters, Chattenden, Rochester, KentG, in the household of her husband George, 41, a police constable, and was recorded as Florence Mabel Feavearyear, aged 32 and born in Margate. Living with them was their daughter Florence Mercy, aged three.9

Child of Florence Mabel Lawrence and George Noah Feavearyear

ChartsDescendants of Phoebe Sackett and John Hogbin
ReferenceQ.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1878. Lawrence, Florence Mabel. Mother: Hogbin. Thanet. 2a:858."
  3. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Sep qtr 1951. Feavearyear, Florence M, 73. Bridge. 5b:34."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1902. Lawrence, Florence Mabel. Thanet. 2a:2144."
  5. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Sep qtr 1902. Feavearyear, George Noah. Thanet. 2a:2144."
  6. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG11, piece 985, folio 128, p. 37
    50 High St, Margate, Kent
    Shrubsole Lawrence, head, married, 40, confectioner, b. Margate
    Mercy Lawrence, wife, 42, b. Margate
    Henry W Lawrence, son, 10, scholar, b. Margate
    Emily M Lawrence, dau, 7, scholar, b. Margate
    Florence M Lawrence, dau, 2, b. Margate
    Ellen Esther Amos?, servant, unm, 20, general servant, b. Faversham.
  7. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 728, folio 27, p. 11
    50 High St, Margate, Kent
    Shrubsole Lawrence, head, married, 73, baker, b. Kent, Woodnesboro'
    Harriet Lawrence, wife, 74, b. Margate
    Shrubsole Lawrence, son, 49, baker, b. Margate
    Mercy Lawrence, dau-in-law, 50, b. Margate
    Herbert William Lawrence, gson, single, 20, b. Margate
    Emily Mercy Lawrence, gdau, 16, b. Margate
    Frances Mary Lawrence, gdau, 12, b. Margate.
    [The names Herbert, for Henry, and Frances Mary, for Florence Mabel, are puzzling. They may have been an enumeration error, or perhaps the family weree experimenting with preferred names. There is little doubt that these were the children of Shrubsole and Mercy Lawrence.]
  8. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 821, folio 67, p. 17
    3 Clarence Villas, Connaught Road, Margate, Kent
    Shrubsole Lawrence, head, mariied, 60, house painter, own account, b. Margate
    Mercy Lawrence, wife, 62, b. Margate
    Florence M Lawrence, dau, 22, teacher of music, b. Margate
    Eliza Anne Brangain?, visitor, wid, 75, living on own means, b. Margate.
  9. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG14, piece 3864, schedule 32
    13 Police Quarters, Chattenden, Rochester, Kent
    4 rooms
    George Noah Feavearyear, head, 41, married, police constable, Govt dockyard, worker, b. Topcroft, Norfolk
    Florence Mabel Feavearyear, wife, 32, m. 8y, a ch, living, b. Margate, Kent
    Florence Mercy Feavearyear, dau, 3, b. Chattenden, Kent.
Last Edited13 November 2016