See also

Alice HOCKING (1873-1900)

Mary Alice HOCKING (known as 'Alice'), daughter of William Henry HOCKING (1838-1908) and Elizabeth Ann HOSKING (1840-1918), was born on 18 March 1873 in Kingsand, Cornwall. She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Kingsand aged 8.1 The address was: Market Street. On 3 April 1881 she was a Scholar in Kingsand aged 8.2 She appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 18. The address was: The Cleave. In 1891 she was a Domestic Servant in Kingsand aged 18. The address was: The Cleave. She married John THOMAS on 24 August 1898 in Maker, Cornwall. She died Q3 1900 in Plymouth, Devon.

 

John THOMAS, son of Jacob THOMAS (1838- ) and Ann Painter TURNER (1835- ), was born Q2 1865 in Millbrook, Cornwall. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Millbrook aged 6. The address was: West Street. On 10 September 1899 he was a Leading Stoker in Royal Navy. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 45.3 The address was: Fore Street. On 2 April 1911 he was a Naval Pensioner in Kingsand aged 45.4 He and Mary Alice HOCKING had the following children:

 

Ida Blanche THOMAS (1899- ) (known as 'Blanche'). Blanche was born on 27 July 1899 in Kingsand. She was baptised on 10 September 1899 in Maker. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 1. The address was: The Green. Living with Aunt. Blanche appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 11.3 The address was: Fore Street. On 2 April 1911 she was a School in Kingsand aged 11.4

Sources

1"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.
2Ibid. Cit. Date: 3 April 1881.
3"1911 census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Elizabeth Hocking Head Wid 48 Kingsand, Cornwall
Albert John Farley Son Unm 19 Labourer & Painter HM Dockyard Kingsand, Cornwall
John Thomas Wid 45 Naval Pensioner Millbrook, Cornwall
Ida Blanche Thomas 11 School Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
4Ibid. Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.