Susannah Ann Spain

(1823-1899)
FatherThomas Spain (c 1800-)
MotherHarriet Crow Jarman (1801-1862)
Susannah Ann Spain, daughter of Thomas Spain and Harriet Crow Jarman, was born in Margate, KentG, in 1823 and baptized at St John in ThanetG on 5 July 1823.1 She died aged 75 in Thanet, KentG, in 1899.2 She married in Ramsgate, KentG, on 29 September 1844, George Bailey Wetherhead.3,4,5 George was born in RamsgateG in about 1818.6 He died aged 77 in ThanetG in 1895.7
     In 1841 Susannah was living at Harbour Street, Ramsgate, KentG, in the household of George Shepherd, a shoemaker, and was recorded in the census as Susannah Spain, a servant, aged 18 and born in Kent.8
     In 1851 she was living at 3 Frederick Place, St Lawrence in Thanet, KentG, in the household of her husband George, 32, a tailor, and was recorded as Susannah Wetherhead, aged 27 and born in Margate. Living with them were their children, Harriet, 6, George, 4, and Caroline, aged two.9
     In 1861 she was living in RamsgateG in the household of her husband George, 42, a tailor, and was recorded as Susanna A Wetherhead, a laundress, aged 38 and born in Margate. Living with them were their children, Harriet, 17, Caroline, 12, Alfred, 8, and Fanny, aged two.10
     In 1871 she was living at 160 King Street, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband George, 54, a tailor, and was recorded as Susannah A Weatherhead, a laundress, aged 48 and born in Margate. Living with them were their children, Caroline, 22, and Fanny, aged 13.11
     In 1881 she was living at 160 King Street, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband George, 64, a tailor, and was recorded as Susanha A Wetherhead, a laundress, aged 56 and born in Margate. Living with them was their grandson Edward Goldfinch, aged seven.12
     In 1891 she was living at 18 Ratcliffe Square, RamsgateG, in the household of her husband George, 75, a tailor, and was recorded as Susannah Ann Weatherhead, a laundress, aged 67 and born in Margate. Living with them was their grandson Alfred James Moys, aged 12.13

Children of Susannah Ann Spain and George Bailey Wetherhead

Sackett Family Association descendants
Judith Hall.

 Notes & Citations

  1. Baptism, St John the Baptist, Margate, Kent (England Births and Christenings, LDS FamilySearch), "5 July 1823 Susannah Ann Spain d. Thomas Spain & Harriet."
  2. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1837–1915 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Mar qtr 1899. Weatherhead, Susan, 75. Thanet. 2a:638."
  3. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1844. Spain, Susan Ann. I of Thanet. 5:658."
  4. GRO Indexes to Marriages, 1837 to date (FreeBMD), "Dec qtr 1844. Wetherhead, George Bailey. I of Thanet. 5:658."
  5. Marriage, Ramsgate, Kent (England Marriages, LDS FamilySearch), "29 September 1844 George Bailey Wetherhead & Susan Ann Spain."
  6. Census.
  7. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1837–1915 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Dec qtr 1895. Weatherhead, George Bailey, 77. Thanet. 2a:535."
  8. 1841 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, HO107, piece 469, book 2, folio 35, p. 18
    Harbour St, Ramsgate, Kent
    George Shepherd, 30+, shoe m, b. not Kent
    George Shepherd, 8, b. Kent
    Ann Shepherd, 25+, b. Kent
    Maria Shepherd, 5, b. Kent
    James Shepherd, 4 mo, b. Kent
    Susanh Spain, 18, fs, b. Kent.
  9. 1851 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, HO107, piece 1630, folio 178, p. 5
    3 Frederick Place, St Lawrence, Kent
    George Wetherhead, head, married, 32, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susannah Wetherhead, wife, 27, b. Margate
    Harriet S Wetherhead, dau, 6, scholar, b. Minster
    George R Wetherhead, son, 4, b. Minster
    Caroline F Wetherhead, dau, 2, b. St Lawrence.
  10. 1861 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG 9, piece 537, folio 16, p. 4
    7 G...[indecipherable] Road (near Portland Place), Ramsgate, Kent
    George B Wetherhead, head, married, 42, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susanna A Wetherhead, wife, 38, laundress, b. Margate
    Harriet S Wetherhead, dau, 17, servant, b. Minster
    Caroline F Wetherhead, dau, 12, scholar, b. St Lawrence
    Alfred Jas Wetherhead, son, 8, scholar, b. St Lawrence
    Fanny E Wetherhead, dau, 2, b. Ramsgate.
  11. 1871 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG10, piece 995, folio 51A, p. 18
    160 King St, Ramsgate, Kent
    George Weatherhead, head, married, 54, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susannah A Weatherhead, wife, 48, laundress, b. Margate
    Caroline F Weatherhead, dau, unm, 22, laundress, b. St Lawrence
    Fanny E Weatherhead, dau, 13, b. Ramsgate.
  12. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG11, piece 988, folio 52, p. 18
    160 King St, Ramsgate, Kent
    George B Wetherhead, head, married, 64, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susanha A Wetherhead, wife, 56, laundress, b. Margate
    Edward G [sic] Goldfinch, gson, 7, scholar, b. Margate.
  13. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG12, piece 731, folio 34, p. 17
    18 Ratcliffe Sq, Ramsgate, Kent
    Geo Bailey Weatherhead, head, married, 75, tailor, b. Ramsgate
    Susannah Ann Weatherhead, wife, 67, laundress, b. Margate
    Alfred James Moys, gson, 12, potboy, b. Ramsgate.
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Sackett line7th great-granddaughter of Thomas Sackett the elder
Last Edited24 February 2013
 

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