See also

John BUTTON (1875-1940)

William John Jenkins BUTTON (known as 'John'), son of Thomas Henry BUTTON (1836-1887) and Isabella JENKINS (1839-1901), was born in 1875 in Kingsand, Cornwall. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Kingsand aged 5.1 The address was: Fore Street. Scholar. John appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Kingsand aged 15.2 The address was: Fore Street. On 5 April 1891 he was a Farm Labourer in Kingsand aged 15.3 He married Mary Jane BASTARD on 27 February 1904 in Maker, Cornwall. He died in 1940 in Millbrook, Cornwall aged 65.4 The address was: Dodbrook, Millbrook. He was buried on 16 November 1940 in Maker.4


Mary Jane BASTARD, daughter of William Henry BASTARD (1853- ) and Edith M UNKNOWN (1854- ), was born Q1 1882 in Whitchurch, Devon. She appeared in the census in 1891 in Millbrook aged 9.5 The address was: 3 Trefusis Cottages.


1"1881 Census".
National Archives, Kew.
2"1891 Census". Cit. Date: 5 April 1891.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Isabella Jenkins Head M 49 Charwoman
Thomas Henry Button Son S 20 Apprentice Boat Builder Kingsand, Cornwall
William John Jenkins Button Son S 15 Farm Labourer Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
3Ibid. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891.
4"Burial Records of Maker Church".
Maker Church, Maker with Rame Vicarage.
5"1891 Census".
National Archives, Kew.