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James MATHER (1825- )

James William MATHER, son of William MATHER (1800- ) and Jane UNKNOWN (1805- ), was born in 1825 in Maker, Cornwall. He appeared in the census in 1841 in Kingsand, Cornwall aged 15. The address was: Back Street. On 5 August 1850 he was a Shipwright. He married Ann GILLARD on 5 August 1850 in Maker. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Kingsand aged 28. The address was: Back Street. In 1851 he was a Land Holder in Kingsand aged 28. The address was: Back Street. He appeared in the census in 1861 in Kingsand aged 36. The address was: The Green. In 1861 he was a Boatbuilder in Kingsand aged 36. On 26 December 1885 he was a Shipwright.

 

Ann GILLARD was born in 1821 in Maker. She appeared in the census in 1851 in Kingsand aged 31. The address was: Back Street. She appeared in the census in 1861 in Kingsand aged 37. The address was: The Green. She appeared in the census in 1871 in Kingsand aged 50. The address was: Fore Street. In 1871 she was a Dressmaker in Kingsand aged 50. She appeared in the census in 1881 in Kingsand aged 62. The address was: Back Street. In 1881 she was a Formerly Dressmaker in Kingsand aged 62. She and James William MATHER had the following children:

 

Ernest MATHER (1852- ). Ernest was born Q2 1852 in Kingsand. He appeared in the census in 1861 in Kingsand aged 9. The address was: The Green. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Kingsand aged 19. The address was: Fore Street. In 1871 he was an Apprentice Carpenter in HM Dockyard aged 19. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Kingsand aged 28. The address was: Back Street. In 1881 he was a Joiner in HM Dockyard aged 28. He married Mary Bessie HAWKIN Q2 1882 in Stoke Damerel, Plymouth. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 38. The address was: Lower Green. In 1891 he was a Carpenter in HM Dockyard aged 38. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 48. The address was: The Green. In 1901 he was a Ship Joiner in Kingsand aged 48. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 58.1 The address was: The Green. On 2 April 1911 he was a Joiner in Kingsand aged 58.2 In 1912 he was a Pensioner in HM Dockyard aged 59.

William J MATHER (1853- ). William was born in 1853 in Kingsand. He appeared in the census in 1861 in Kingsand aged 8. The address was: The Green. He appeared in the census in 1871 in HMS Mermaid (Cruiser) aged 17. The address was: In Albert Dock, Hull. In 1871 he was a Boy (1st Class) in HMS Invincible aged 17. He appeared in the census in 1871 in HMS Invincible aged 17. The address was: Hull Roads. NOT ON BOARD (See HMS Mermaid). William appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingston-upon-Hull, Yorkshire aged 47. The address was: 52 Wyndham Street. In 1901 he was a Customs Watcher in Kingston-upon-Hull aged 47.

John Francis MATHER (1861- ). John was born Q3 1861 in Kingsand. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Kingsand aged 9. The address was: Fore Street. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Kingsand aged 19. The address was: Back Street. In 1881 he was a Boatbuilders assistant aged 19. On 26 December 1885 he was a Shipwright aged 24. He married Georgina Agnes HARRIS on 26 December 1885 in Maker. On 23 July 1899 he was a Leading Shipwright.

Sources

1"1911 census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Ernest Mather Head Mar 58 Joiner Kingsand, Cornwall
Mary Bessie Mather Wife Mar 53 Devonport, Plymouth
Ernest Richard Mather Son Unm 28 General Labourer Maker, Cornwall
Norman Hawkin Mather Son Unm 26 Ship Joiner Maker, Cornwall
Hilda Ann Mather Dau Unm 23 Assists at Home Maker, Cornwall
Sydney Frank Mather Son Unm 20 Butcher Kingsand, Cornwall
Thomas Henry Mather Son Unm 19 General Labourer Kingsand, Cornwall
Reginald Francis Mather Son Unm 11 School Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
2Ibid. Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.