Jane HOCKEN (1812-1908)

Jane HOCKEN was born in 1812 in Cawsand, Cornwall. She married James DUNSTONE on 8 October 1835 in Rame, Cornwall. She appeared in the census in 1841 in Cawsand aged 30. The address was: Duck Street. She appeared in the census in 1851 in Stoke Damerel, Plymouth aged 39. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. She appeared in the census in 1861 in Stoke Damerel aged 49. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. She appeared in the census in 1871 in Cawsand aged 59. The address was: Duck Street. She appeared in the census in 1881 in Cawsand aged 69. The address was: Garrett Street. She appeared in the census in 1891 in Cawsand aged 79. The address was: Garrett Street. She died on 4 February 1908 in Cawsand.

 

James DUNSTONE, son of Joseph DUNSTONE (1782-1856) and Mary CHAPELL (1781-1865), was born in 1807 in Cawsand. In 1851 he was a Seaman Board of Ordnance in HM Dockyard aged 43. The address was: Gun Wharf. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Stoke Damerel aged 43. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. He appeared in the census in 1861 in Stoke Damerel aged 53. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. In 1861 he was a Mariner in HM Dockyard aged 53. The address was: Gun Wharf. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Cawsand aged 63. The address was: Duck Street. In 1871 he was a Pensioner, Board of Oradnance RN in Cawsand aged 63. The address was: Duck Street. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Cawsand aged 73. The address was: Garrett Street. In 1881 he was a Pensioner RN in Cawsand aged 73. The address was: Garrett Street. He died in January 1890 in Cawsand.1 He and Jane HOCKEN had the following children:

 

John DUNSTONE (1836-1926). John was born in 1836 in Cawsand. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Stoke Damerel aged 15. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. Scholar. John appeared in the census in 1861 in Stoke Damerel aged 25. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. In 1861 he was a Seaman RN aged 25. He appeared in the census in 1871 in Cawsand aged 35. The address was: Duck Street. In 1871 he was a Seaman RN aged 35. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Cawsand aged 45. The address was: Garrett Street. In 1881 he was a Pensioner RN in Cawsand aged 45. The address was: Garrett Street. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Cawsand aged 55. The address was: Garrett Street. In 1891 he was a Pensioner RN in Cawsand aged 55. He died in 1926.

Elizabeth DUNSTONE (1838-1861). Elizabeth was born Q1 1838 in Rame. She appeared in the census in 1841 in Cawsand aged 3. The address was: Duck Street. She appeared in the census in 1851 in Stoke Damerel aged 13. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. At Home. Elizabeth married Thomas SEARLE Q4 1858 in Stoke Damerel. She appeared in the census on 7 April 1861 in Devonport, Plymouth aged 23.2 The address was: 37 Mount Street. She died Q3 1861 in Stoke Damerel.

James DUNSTONE (1840- ). James was born Q1 1840 in Rame. He appeared in the census in 1841 in Cawsand aged 1. The address was: Duck Street. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Stoke Damerel aged 11. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. At Home.

Thomas DUNSTONE (1842-1935). Thomas was born in 1842 in Cawsand. He appeared in the census in 1851 in Stoke Damerel aged 8. The address was: 85 Pembroke Street. He married Annie CARNE Q4 1897 in Stoke Damerel.3 He appeared in the census on 31 March 1901 in Devonport aged 58.4 The address was: 3 Alcester Street. On 31 March 1901 he was a Master Mariner (Naval Ordnance Vessel) in HM Dockyard aged 58. He died Q2 1935 in Cawsand.

Mary Jane DUNSTONE (1846- ). Mary was born in 1846 in Cawsand.

Sources

1Brian Jones, "An Undertakers Account Book" (A transcription of a 'Coffin Accont Book' kept from 1889 to 1937 by Wlliam Benjamin Carne (1846-1937) and his son Frederick Henry Carne (1869-1963), in which they recorded the funerals which they conducted during that period. The Carnes were builders and undertakers in Cawsand and the book was found in the attic during renovations to Fredericks former home in Armada Road, Cawsand.).
2"Census 1861 Devonport, Plymouth RG9/1450/--/38" (RG9/1450/--/38). RG9/1450/--/38. Cit. Date: 7 April 1861. Assessment: Primary evidence.
3"Marriage Index". Stoke Damerell 5b/655.
National Archives, Kew.
4"1901 Census".
National Archives, Kew.