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William MAY (1862-1938)

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William Henry MAY

William Henry MAY, son of John MAY (1816-1894) and Eliza ARBERRY (1829- ), was born Q3 1862 in Kingsand, Cornwall. He was a Fisherman. He appeared in the census in 1881 in Kingsand aged 18. The address was: The Cleave. In 1881 he was an Out of Employment in Kingsand aged 18. He married Mary Jane JAGO on 31 December 1882 in Devonport, Plymouth. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 28. The address was: The Cleave. In 1891 he was a Fisherman in Kingsand aged 28. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 38. The address was: The Cleave. In 1901 he was a Fisherman in Kingsand aged 38. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 49.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 he was a Master Mariner in Kingsand aged 49.2 He died in 1938 in Kingsand. The address was: The Green. He was buried on 12 May 1938 in Maker, Cornwall.

 

Mary Jane JAGO, daughter of Nathaniel JAGO (1831- ) and Elizabeth PEARN (1831- ), was born Q3 1863 in Kingsand. She appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 27. The address was: The Cleave. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 37. The address was: The Cleave. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 48.1 The address was: The Cleave. She and William Henry MAY had the following children:

 

William Richard J MAY (1883-1898). William was born Q4 1883 in Kingsand. He died Q4 1898 in Cremyll, Cornwall.

Richard John MAY (1885- ). Richard was born Q2 1885 in Kingsand. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 5. The address was: The Cleave. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 15. The address was: The Cleave. In 1901 he was an Apprentice Shipwright in Kingsand aged 15. He married Ida Victoria C HOOPER Q3 1907.

George Nathaniel MAY (1887-1975). George was born on 19 April 1887 in Kingsand. He was a Shipwright. He appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 3. The address was: The Cleave. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 13. The address was: The Cleave. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 24.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 he was a Shipwright in Kingsand aged 24.2 He married Bertha ANDREW on 16 April 1911 in Maker.3 He died in 1975 in Saltash, Cornwall.

Emily Mary MAY (1890- ). Emily was born Q1 1890 in Kingsand. She was baptised on 12 January 1890 in Maker. She appeared in the census in 1891 in Kingsand aged 1. The address was: The Cleave. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 11. The address was: The Cleave. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 21.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 she was an Assisting in Home in Kingsand aged 21.2

Arthur James MAY (1892- ). Arthur was born Q4 1892 in Kingsand. He was baptised on 8 December 1892 in Maker. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 9. The address was: The Cleave. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 19.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 he was a Skilled Labourer in Kingsand aged 19.2 He married Beatrice Elizabeth SHARP Q1 1918 in Plympton, Devon. He married Elsie Cole NICHOLLS Q4 1940 in St.Germans District. St.Germans 5c/103.

Edith MAY (1895- ). Edith was born Q2 1895 in Kingsand. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 6. The address was: The Cleave. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 15.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 she was an Assisting In Home in Kingsand aged 15.2

Edna MAY (1898- ). Edna was born on 9 February 1898 in Kingsand. She was baptised on 27 February 1898 in Maker. She appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 3. The address was: The Cleave. She appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 13.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 she was a School in Kingsand aged 13.2

William Henry MAY (1900-1984) (known as 'Harry'). Harry was born on 4 June 1900 in Kingsand. He was baptised on 29 June 1900 in Maker. He appeared in the census in 1901 in Kingsand aged 10 months. The address was: The Cleave. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 10.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 he was a School in Kingsand aged 10.2 He married Edna E LUKE Q4 1935 in Bodmin, Cornwall. Bodmin 5c/156. Harry died on 21 June 1984 in Kingsand.

Reginald MAY (1903-1966). Reginald was born on 18 November 1903 in Kingsand. He was baptised on 9 March 1904 in Maker. He appeared in the census on 2 April 1911 in Kingsand aged 7.1 The address was: The Cleave. On 2 April 1911 he was a School in Kingsand aged 7.2 He died on 19 November 1966.

Sources

1"1911 census". Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
Text From Source: Name Related Cond Age Occupation Birth Place
William Henry May Head Mar 49 Master Mariner Kingsand, Cornwall
Mary Jane May Wife Mar 48 Kingsand, Cornwall
George Nathaniel May Son Unm 24 Shipwright Kingsand, Cornwall
Emily Mary May Dau Unm 21 Assisting in Home Kingsand, Cornwall
Arthur James May Son Unm 19 Skilled Labourer Kingsand, Cornwall
Edith May Dau Unm 15 Assisting In Home Kingsand, Cornwall
Edna May Dau Unm 13 School Kingsand, Cornwall
William Henry May Son Unm 10 School Kingsand, Cornwall
Reginald May Son Unm 7 School Kingsand, Cornwall
National Archives, Kew.
2Ibid. Cit. Date: 2 April 1911.
3"Marriage Index".
National Archives, Kew.