See also

William HOCKING (1859- )

William Joseph HOCKING, son of William Henry HOCKING (1838-1908) and Elizabeth Ann HOSKING (1840-1918), was born on 26 February 1859 in Kingsand, Cornwall. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Cawsand, Cornwall aged 12.1 The address was: Garrett Street. On 2 April 1871 he was a Scholar in Cawsand aged 12.2 He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Kingsand aged 22.3 The address was: Market Street. On 3 April 1881 he was a Naval Seaman RN in Kingsand aged 22.4 He married Susan EMMA Hockings Q2 1886 in Stoke Damerel, Plymouth.

 

Susan EMMA Hockings was born Q2 1859 in Stoke Damerel. She and William Joseph HOCKING had the following children:

 

William Godfrey HOCKING (1888-1915) (known as 'Godfrey'). Godfrey was born Q1 1888 in Cawsand. He married Alice E GODFREY in 1914 in Plymouth, Devon. He died on 5 August 1915 in HMSubmarine C33 aged 27.

Rowland Gordon HOCKING (1895- ). Rowland was born Q3 1895 in Cawsand. He married Freda Kate VANSTONE Q3 1923 in St.Germans District.5

Sources

1"1871 Census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1871.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
William Henry Hocking Head Mar 33 Labourer Millbrook, Cornwall
Elizabeth Ann Hocking Wife Mar 30 Antony, Cornwall
William Joseph Hocking Son Unm 12 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
John Henry Hocking Son Unm 10 Scholar Maker, Cornwall
Elizabeth Hocking Dau Unm 8 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Edward Hocking Son Unm 6 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Richard Hocking Son Unm 4 Scholar Cawsand, Cornwall
Samuel Hocking Son Unm 2 Kingsand, Cornwall
Thomas George Hocking Son Unm 2 mths Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
2Ibid. Cit. Date: 2 April 1871.
3"1881 Census". Cit. Date: 3 April 1881.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
William Henry Hocking Head Mar 42 General Labourer Millbrook, Cornwall
Elizabeth Ann Hocking Wife Mar 40 Antony, Cornwall
William Joseph Hocking Son Unm 22 Naval Seaman RN Kingsand, Cornwall
John Henry Hocking Son Unm 21 Naval Seaman RN Maker, Cornwall
Edward Hocking Son Unm 16 Naval Apprentice (Assist) Shipwright Kingsand, Cornwall
Richard Hocking Son Unm 14 Scholar Cawsand, Cornwall
Samuel Hocking Son Unm 12 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Thomas George Hocking Son Unm 10 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Mary Alice Hocking Dau Unm 8 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Ellen Hocking Dau Unm 6 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Alfred Hocking Son Unm 4 Scholar Kingsand, Cornwall
Charlotte Amelia Hocking Dau Unm 2 Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
4Ibid. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881.
5"Marriage Index". Plymouth 5b/685.
National Archives, Kew.