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Thomas Sedgwick (born circa 1852)

Thomas Sedgwick [Thomas Sedgwick / Elizabeth Simpson]
b. 1851 Marshall Green, Durham (BMD)
m Mary Wynn 1876 (BMD)
d 6 November 1940

Thomas was a farmer and in 1881 is living with his brother in law who is described as a partner in the farm. The family lived in Haswell in 1881 and 1891 and then in 1901 at Hill House farm, Sleetburn?. Thomas and five of the children are together in 1911 - Thomas described as a widower.

Additional information has recently been sent from a descendant. Mary died on 11 June 1910 and both she and Thomas are buried in Witton le Wear. Also 3 additional children have been added - Rebecca, Beatrice and Elizabeth. I haven't yet been able to find a birth entry for Beatrice.

Descendants:

Rebecca Sedgwick

b. 1876 Durham (BMD)
d 1878

Amelia Sedgwick

b. 1877 Howdon le Wear, Durham (BMD)
d after 1911

Rebecca Ann Sedgwick

b. 1879 Haswell Moor, Durham (BMD)
d. after 1911

John William Sedgwick

b. 1880 High Haswell, Durham (BMD)
m Unknown
d. 1954

George Henry Sedgwick

b. 1882 High Haswell, Durham (BMD)
m Ivy Alderton 1924
d after 1911

Beatrice Louisa Sedgwick

b. circa 1883 High Haswell, Durham
d 1890

Ethel Sedgwick

b. 1885 High Haswell, Durham (BMD)
d after 1901

Agnes Sedgwick

b. 1886 High Haswell, Durham (BMD)
d after 1901

Elizabeth Sedgwick

b. 1888 High Haswell, Durham (BMD)
d 1890

Thomas Sedgwick

b. 1890 High Haswell, Durham (BMD)
d 1918

Source Notes:

1881 census - Thomas Sedgewick 29 Farmer Of 119 Acres, Mary Sedgewick 31 Farmers Wife, Amelia Sedgewick 3, Rebecca Sedgewick 3, John W Sedgewick 8m (High Haswell - RG11 4966 4 1)

1891 census - Thomas Sedgwick 39 Farmer, Mary Sedgwick 41, Amelia Sedgwick 13, Rebecca Sedgwick 11 Scholar, John Sedgwick 10 Scholar, George H Sedgwick 9 Scholar, Ethel Sedgwick 5, Agnes Sedgwick 4, Thomas Sedgwick 10m (High Haswell Farm - RG12 4106 132 47)

1891 census - Thomas Sedgwick 49 Farmer, Mary Sedgwick 51 Farmers Wife, Amelia Sedgwick 23, Rebecca Sedgwick 21, John Sedgwick 20, George Hy Sedgwick 19, Ethel Sedgwick 16, Agnes Sedgwick 14, Thomas Sedgwick 10 (Hill House Farm - RG13 4677 102 43)

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