See also

Elizabeth NETTLE (1801-1898)

Elizabeth NETTLE, daughter of John NETTLE ( - ) and Elizabeth STEPHENS ( - ), was born in 1801 in Kingsand, Cornwall. She was christened on 18 January 1801 in Maker, Cornwall. She married James GRILLS on 25 October 1826 in Maker. She appeared in the census on 30 March 1851 in Kingsand aged 50.1 The address was: Cleft Piece. On 30 March 1851 she was a Seamans Wife in Kingsand aged 50.2 She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Kingsand aged 60.3 The address was: Higher Row. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Kingsand aged 70.4 The address was: Back Hill Cottage, Higher Row. She appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Kingsand aged 80.5 The address was: Fore Street. She appeared in the census on 5 April 1891 in Kingsand aged 100.6 The address was: Fore Street. On 5 April 1891 she was a Parish Relief in Kingsand aged 100.7 She died in 1898 in Kingsand aged 97. WB & FH Carne Undertakers - 9 Feb 1898 - £3. 8s.0d.

 

James GRILLS was a Seaman RN. He died before 1861. He and Elizabeth NETTLE had the following children:

 

Richard James GRILLS (1826-1881). Richard was born in 1826 in Kingsand. He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Royal Navy aged 34.8 The address was: HMS Narcissus. On 7 April 1861 he was a Bosuns Mate in Royal Navy aged 34.9 He appeared in the census on 2 April 1871 in Kingsand aged 44.4 The address was: Back Hill Cottage, Higher Row. On 2 April 1871 he was a Pensioner RN in Kingsand aged 44.10 On 7 September 1873 he was a Pensioner RN aged 47. He married Susan STONE on 7 September 1873 in Maker when he was 47 and she was 41. He appeared in the census on 3 April 1881 in Kingsand aged 54.5 The address was: Fore Street. On 3 April 1881 he was a Pensioner from RN in Kingsand aged 54.11 He died Q4 1881 in St.Germans District.

John GRILLS (1833-bef1881). John was born in 1833 in Kingsand. He appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Royal Navy aged 29.12 The address was: HMS Ariadne. On 7 April 1861 he was a Leading Seaman RN in Royal Navy aged 29.9 On 2 March 1873 he was a Seaman aged 40. He married Sarah TRIST on 2 March 1873 in Maker. He died before 1881.

Sources

1"1851 Census". Cit. Date: 30 March 1851.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Elizabeth Grills Head Mar 50 Seamans Wife Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
2Ibid. Cit. Date: 30 March 1851.
3"1861 Census". Cit. Date: 7 April 1861.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Elizabeth Grills Head Wid 60 Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
4"1871 Census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1871.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Elizabeth Grills Head Mar 70 Kingsand, Cornwall
Richard James Grills Son Unm 44 Pensioner RN Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
5"1881 Census". Cit. Date: 3 April 1881.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Richard James Grills Head Mar 54 Pensioner from RN Kingsand, Cornwall
Susan Grills Wife Mar 47 Kingsbridge, Devon
Elizabeth Grills Mother Wid 80 Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
6"1891 Census". Cit. Date: 5 April 1891.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Susan Grills Head W 100 Parish Relief Kingsand, Cornwall
Susan Grills Dau W 50 Parish Relief Kingsbridge, Devon
Frank Stone Lodger S 20 Horse Driver Devon
Ted Stone Lodger S 30 Horse Rouser Widdicombe, Devon
National Archives, Kew.
7Ibid. Cit. Date: 5 April 1891.
8"1861 Census". Cit. Date: 7 April 1861.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
Richard James Grills Crew Unmar 34 Bosuns Mate Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
9Ibid. Cit. Date: 7 April 1861.
10"1871 Census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1871.
National Archives, Kew.
11"1881 Census". Cit. Date: 3 April 1881.
National Archives, Kew.
12"1861 Census". Cit. Date: 7 April 1861.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
John Grills Crew Single 29 Leading Seaman RN Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.