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Tree 502. Descendants of John MUCHAMORE
(Plymouth 177x)

This subtree moved from Plymouth to Chatham, Kent, about 1840, where the surname changed to MUCHMORE.

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Generation 1

Tree 502

Generation 1

Family 1804

head  John MUCHAMORE possible link

b 177x

m 12Nov1801 Plymouth St Andrew, SOPER

sp      Mary SOPER

(b 1770)

m 12Nov1801 Plymouth St Andrew

d 1847.1 Plymouth

bur 2Feb1847 Plymouth Charles @ 77 ^ Lower Street (Mary Ann MITCHAMORE)

son    Samuel Soper MUCHAMORE

chr 15May1803 Plymouth St Andrew (Saml Soper)

dau    Sarah Soper MUCHMORE

chr 14Jul1805 Plymouth St Andrew (Sarh Soper)

dau    Elizabeth MUCHAMORE

chr 29May1807 Plymouth St Andrew

m 18Feb1830 Stoke Damerel, Peter ANDERS (MUCHMORE)

son    William MUCHAMORE

chr 1Oct1809 Plymouth St Andrew

dau    Maria MUCHMORE

chr 1Oct1809 Plymouth St Andrew

 
Generation 2

Tree 502

Generation 2

Family 0373

head  William MUCHAMORE

chr 1Oct1809 Plymouth St Andrew

m 11May1833 East Stonehouse, FERRIS (MUSHMORE)

1841 shipwright @ 30 b not Kent ^ Chatham (MUCHMORE)

1851 shipwright @ 42 b Plymouth ^ Brook, Chatham (MUCHMORE)

1861 shipwright @ 50 b Devonport ^ Cross Street, Chatham (MUCHMORE)

8Nov1861 while working on the Royal Oak warship, fell and sustained serious injuries (MUCHMORE) UK life events

d 1861.4 Medway (MUCHMORE)

d 22Nov1861 Melville Hospital, Chatham, "leaves a widow and nine children" (MUCHMORE) UK life events

bur 24Nov1861 Chatham (MUCHMORE)

sp      Hannah FERRIS?

(b 1810) Plymouth

m 11May1833 East Stonehouse

1841 @ 25 b not Kent ^ Cross Street, Chatham

1851 @ 40 b Plymouth ^ Brook, Chatham

1861 @ 49 b Devonport ^ Cross Street, Chatham (Anna)

1871 sorter @ 64 b Devonport ^ Samson Court, Globe Lane, Chatham (Anna); head: Richard KELLY

d 1880.1 Medway @ 70

son    William Henry MUCHMORE

chr 18Apr1834 Chatham

1841 @ 5 b Kent ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents (William)

1856 boy 1st class, HMS Fury: awarded Crimea Medal 1854-1855 (Wm) Royal Navy records

dau    Sarah Mercia MUCHMORE

chr 12Jun1836 Chatham

1841 @ 5 b Kent ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents (Sarah)

1851 servant @ 13 b Brompton ^ Brook, Chatham with parents (Sarah)

1861 forewoman dressmaker @ 17 b Chatham ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents (Sarah)

m 1861.4 Medway (Sarah Hannah)

m 16Dec1861 Chatham St Mary: John Benjamin PRIME @ 22, father John Benjamin PRIME; Sarah Hannah MUCHMORE @ 24, father William MUCHMORE

d 1916.1 Medway @ 78

son    Samuel MUCHMORE

b 1838.3 Medway

son    Theopholus MUCHMORE

b 1841.1 Medway

dau    Selina Cordelia MUCHMORE

b 1843.1 Medway

d 1845.2 Medway

bur 20Apr1845 Chatham @ 2

son    John Walter MUCHMORE

b 1845.1 Chatham

chr 16Feb1846 Chatham St Mary

1851 scholar @ 8 b Chatham ^ Brook, Chatham with parents (John)

1861 private 202, 23rd Regiment of Foot, stationed at Lucknow, East Indies British Army records

1861 private 902, 35th Regiment of Foot, stationed at Meerut, East Indies British Army records

27Jan1872 35th & 107th Foot, Royal Sussex Regiment: discharged after 10 yr 9 dy service, very indifferent character British Army records

son    Hubert MUCHMORE

b 1847.1 Medway

b 8Mar1847 Chatham Royal Navy records

1851 scholar @ 6 b Chatham ^ Brook, Chatham with parents

7Nov1872 Private Royal Marine Light Infantry, b 8 Mar 1847 Chatham, 5 ft 6 in, brown hair, hazel eyes: deserted from HMS Cossack at Sydney Royal Navy records

dau    Hannah Elizabeth MUCHMORE

b 1849.1 Medway

1851 @ 2 b Chatham ^ Brook, Chatham with parents (Howard)

1871 @ 21 b Chatham ^ Middle Street, Gillingham, Kent, boarding with Henry W FOREMAN (Hanah)

m 1873.2 Medway (Hannah)

m [14May1873] St Nicholas, Rochester, John TAYLOR

son    Richard Kelley MUCHMORE

b 1851.2 Medway

son    Walter MUCHMORE

b 1853.2 Medway

dau    Elizabeth Jane MUCHMORE

b 1855.4 Medway

1861 @ 6 b Chatham ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents (Elizabeth)

1871 sewing girl @ 15 b Chatham ^ Samson Court, Globe Lane, Chatham with mother

dau    Anna MUCHMORE

(b 1856) Chatham

1861 @ 4 b Chatham ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The death report, if accurate, implies that John Walter and Anna had both died by the end of 1861.

 

 

 

 

In the 1851 census enumeration book, "Anna" has been crossed out and replaced by "Hannah".

 

 

 

 

 

 

William's brother Samuel also received a Crimea Medal, but served in a different ship.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

John's brother Theopholus was also in the 35th Regiment of Foot in the 1860s.

 

 

 

 

 

Hubert is believed to have jumped ship in Sydney in order to join the gold rush. personal communication

 
Generation 3

Tree 502

Generation 3

Family 1235

head  Samuel MUCHMORE

b 1838.3 Medway

1841 @ 2 b Kent ^ Cross Street, Chatham, Kent with parents (Sarah)

1851 shoemaker @ 13 b Chatham ^ Brook, Chatham with parents

1956 boy 2nd class  HMS Sidon: awarded Crimea Medal 1854-1855 (Saml) Royal Navy records

1861 unm able seaman @ 23 b Chatham ^ HMS Renown, Beirut, Syria

m 1869.2 Medway

m 3May1869 Chatham St John: Samuel MUCHMORE @ 31, father William MUCHMORE; Sarah WOOD @ 29, father James WOOD

1881 unm sailor, inmate, blind @ 42 b Manor Street, Brompton ^ Medway Union workhouse, Chatham

d 1886.1 Medway @ 47

sp      Sarah WOOD

(b 1839) Chatham

m 1869.2 Medway

m 3May1869 Chatham St John

1871 married tailoress @ 32 b Chatham ^ 28 Coleman Street, Chatham. Also in household: her brothers-in-law Richard and Theophilus

son    Henry MUCHMORE

(b 1861) Maidstone

1871 @ 10 b Maidstone ^ 28 Coleman Street, Chatham

dau    Emily MUCHMORE

(b 1863) Maidstone

1871 @ 7 b Chatham ^ 28 Coleman Street, Chatham

 

 

 

 

Samuel's brother William also received a Crimea Medal, but served in a different ship.


Tree 502

Generation 3

Family 1064

head  Theopholus MUCHMORE

b 1841.1 Medway

1841 @ 5 mo b Kent ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents (Theophilus)

1851 scholar @ 11 b Chatham ^ Brook, Chatham with parents (Theophalus)

7Mar1859 enrolled to serve in the West Kent Light Infantry Regiment of Militia as volunteer 2677 (Theodore) British Army records

25Jul1859 labourer: enlisted in the 35th Regiment of Foot as private 902 (Theodore) British Army records

1861 private 1120, 35th Foot (Royal Sussex): stationed in Meerut, East Indies (Theodore) British Army records

19Apr1870 private 902: discharged suffering from tubercolosis with a poor conduct record (Theodore) British Army records

1871 labourer in dockyard @ 28 b Chatham ^ 28 Coleman Street, Chatham with sister-in-law Sarah (Theodore)

m 187x

d 1889.1 Medway @ 46

sp      Elizabeth ??

(b 1855) Chatham

m 187x

1891 married boarder @ 36 b Chatham ^ 33 The Mount, Chatham (Elizth)

1901 widow @ 45 b Chatham ^ Chatham

1911 tailor machinist, boarder @ 56 b Chatham ^ 4 Best Street, Chatham; head: Herbert MARSH, electrical fitter

d 1927.1 Medway @ 73

dau    Elizabeth Jane MUCHMORE

b 1874.1 Medway

1891 @ 17 b Chatham ^ 33 The Mount, Chatham with mother (Elizth)

m 1896.4 Medway, Alfred John DAWES

1911@ 38 b Chatham ^ Bromley, m 1897, with Alfred C P DAWES

?son  Albert William MUCHMORE

b 1878.2 Medway

d 1878.3 Medway @ 0 (Albert Edward)

son    Thomas John MUCHMORE

b 1881.1 Medway (MUTCHMORE)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theopholus's brother John was also in the 35th Regiment of Foot in the 1860s.


Tree 502

Generation 3

Family 0880

head  Richard Kelley MUCHMORE

b 1851.1 Medway

1851 @ 3 mo b Chatham ^ Brook, Chatham with parents (Richard)

1871 labourer in dockyard @ 20 b Chatham ^ 28 Coleman Street, Chatham with sister-in-law Sarah (Richard)

m 1889.4 Medway

2Nov1889 Medway Register Office, Rochester: Richard MUCHMORE, labourer @ 32 ^ Brook, Chatham, father William MUCHMORE (deceased), shipwright; Elizabeth BURGESS @ 25 ^ George Street, Chatham, father John BURGESS, shoemaker; witness George BURGESS

1891 general labourer, boarder @ 37 b Chatham ^ 154 New Road, Chatham (Richard)

1901 married, boarder [no occupation stated] @ 46 b Chatham ^ Chatham; head: Christiana SUTHERWOOD (Richard)

d 1906.2 Medway @ 51 (Richard)

sp      Elizabeth BURGESS

(b 1863) Rothes, Banffshire

m1 1889.4 Medway, MUCHMORE

1891 boarder's wife @ 27 b Chatham ^ 154 New Road, Chatham

1901 married cook (domestic) @ 36 b Rothes ^ 2 New Road, Chatham; head: Edward ATHANON?, barrister stipendiary magistrate

m2 1909.1 Medway, James CARNEY

1911 @ 47 ^ Briton Ferry, Glamorganshire

^ Port Talbot personal communication

d 1945 Neath personal communication

dau    Annie Ferie MUCHMORE

b 1890.3 Medway

1891 boarder's daughter @ 8 mo b Chatham ^ 154 New Road, Chatham with parents

chr 3Dec1892 Chatham St Mary (Annie Ferrin)

1901 inmate @ 9 b Chatham ^ Nazareth Home [convent & orphanage], Bexhill (Annie)

1911 @ 19 b Chatham ^ Warren Cottage , Briton Ferry with mother and stepfather (An)

d 1937.2 Neath @ 45

dau    Jessie Chambers MUCHMORE

chr 7Feb1893 Chatham

1901 inmate @ 7 b Chatham ^ Nazareth Home [convent & orphanage], Bexhill (Jessie)

1911 general servant domestic @ 18 b Chatham ^ Royal Dock Hotel , Briton Ferry (Jessie); head: Jessie NORMAN, licensed victualler

m 1920.3 Neath, David T WILLIAMS

dau    Mary Elizabeth MUCHMORE

(b 1895) Chatham

1901 @ 5 b Chatham ^ 10 Brook, Chatham, visiting Charles and Alice NEAL

1911 school, inmate @ 15 b Chatham ^ Marion [ Sisters of Mercy nursing home and orphanage ], Bexhill , Sussex

m 1925.4 Neath, Thomas J ROBBINS (Mary E)

m 192x, Thomas John ROBBINS

1945 joined her husband in the copperbelt of Northern Rhodesia [now Zambia], where he had gone in the mid-30s personal communication

d 1968 Pretoria, South Africa personal communication


Tree 502

Generation 3

Family 2259

head  Walter MUCHMORE

b 1853.2 Medway

1861 @ 8 b Chatham ^ Cross Street, Chatham with parents

1871 laborer @ 17 b Chatham ^ Samson Court, Globe Lane, Chatham with mother

m 187x [ de facto ]

1881 general labourer, lodger @ 25 b Chatham ^ 4 Calts Alley, Chatham

1891 general labourer @ 35 b Chatham ^ 1 Cross Street (back), Chatham

d 1898.4 Medway @ 46

sp      Eliza SMITH

b 1844.1 Medway

(b 1844) Chatham

m 187x [ de facto ]

1881 wife @ 30 b Chatham ^ 4 Calts Alley, Chatham

1891 lodger, unmarried @ 47 b Chatham ^ 1 Cross Street (back), Chatham (Eliza SMITH)

1901 trousers finisher, widow, working at home @ 57 b Chatham ^ 8 Cross Street, Chatham

son    Walter MUCHMORE

(b 1880) Chatham

1881 @ 7 mo b Chatham ^ 4 Calts Alley, Chatham with parents

1891 @ 10 ^ 1 Cross Street (back), Chatham with parents

1901 general labourer @ 20 b Chatham ^ 8 Cross Street, Chatham with mother

dau    Rebecca MUCHMORE

(b 1882) Chatham

1891 @ 8 ^ 1 Cross Street (back), Chatham with parents

dau    Alice MUCHMORE

(b 1886) Chatham

1891 @ 4 ^ 1 Cross Street (back), Chatham with parents

1901 @ 14 b Chatham ^ 8 Cross Street, 8 Cross Street, Chatham with mother

son    Frederick MUCHMORE

(b 1888) Chatham

1891 @ 3 ^ 1 Cross Street (back), Chatham with parents

1901 @ 12 b Chatham ^ 8 Cross Street, Chatham with mother

?son  Ernest MUCHMORE

b 1893.4 Medway

d 1893.4 Medway @ 0

 
Generation 4

Tree 502

Generation 4

Family 0860

head  Thomas John MUCHMORE

b 1881.1 Medway (MUTCHMORE)

1891 @ 10 b Chatham ^ 33 The Mount, Chatham with mother (Thomas)

1901 @ 20 b Chatham ^ Chatham with mother (Thomas)

1911 skilled labourer, Government Dockyard , boarder @ 30 b Chatham ^ 35 Prospect Place, Brook , Chatham; head: Emily GARDNER, widow

m 1917.1 Medway, STEARS (Thomas)

sp      Rachel STEARS

b 28Mar1882

m 1917.1 Medway

1939 @ 57 ^ Chatham (MUTCHMORE)

d 1973.3 Chatham (MUTCHMORE)

son    Thomas MUCHMORE

b 1917.3 Medway

d 1917.4 Medway

 

 

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