Henrietta Jane (Ett) NORTHOVER

Henrietta Jane (Ett) NORTHOVER

Female 1878 - 1961  (83 years)

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  • Name Henrietta Jane NORTHOVER 
    Nickname Ett 
    Born 6 Jul 1878  Longfleet, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Baptised 28 Jul 1878  Longfleet, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Gender Female 
    Census Apr 1911  Chine Inn, Chine Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Aug 1961  Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Buried 25 Aug 1961  Mount Joy Cemetery, Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8
    Siblings 7 siblings 
    Notes 
    • 1881 Census: Dwelling: Woodbine Cottage
      Census Place: Longfleet, Dorset
      Source: FHL Film 1341506 PRO Ref RG11 Piece 2096 Folio 96 Page 39
      Thomas NORTHOVER M 27 M Wareham, Dorset Rel: Head Occ: Groom
      Elizabeth S. NORTHOVER M 27 F Buckland Newton, Dorset Rel: Wife
      Ellen Mary NORTHOVER 7 F Lytchett Min, Dorset Rel: Dau Occ: Scholar
      Alice L. NORTHOVER 5 F Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Dau Occ: Scholar
      Henrietta J. NORTHOVER 2 F Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Dau
      William H.J. NORTHOVER 1 M Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Son

      1891 Census: Dwelling: Upper ______ Road
      Census Place: Longfleet, Dorset
      Thomas NORTHOVER M 37 M Wareham, Dorset Rel: Head Occ: Groom & Gardener
      Elizabeth S. NORTHOVER M 37 F Wareham, Dorset Rel: Wife
      Henrietta J. NORTHOVER 12 F Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Dau
      William H.J. NORTHOVER 11 M Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Son
      Ernest E NORTHOVER 8 M Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Son
      Hedley C E NORTHOVER 5 M Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Son
      Leonard ? NORTHOVER 2 Longfleet, Dorset Rel: Son

      1901: Not able to positively identify in the 1901 census, but there are 2 entries, one for Hettie Northover, aged 17, and one for Hetty Northover, both born in Wool, the first living in Winfrith, the other in Coombe Keynes. The age is about 5 years out, but its the closest found so far.
      The rest of the family are living at 64 Denmark Road, Longfleet (Poole)
      Thomas NORTHOVER M 47 M Margate Marklen, Kent Rel: Head Occ: Oil Merchant
      Elizabeth NORTHOVER M 47 F Alton, Dorset Rel: Wife
      William NORTHOVER 21 M Poole, Dorset Rel: Son Occ: Oilman
      Ernest NORTHOVER 18 M Poole, Dorset Rel: Son Occ: General Carter
      Hedly NORTHOVER 15 M Poole, Dorset Rel: Son Occ: Groom Domestic
      Leonard NORTHOVER 12 Poole, Dorset Rel: Son Occ: Errand Boy

      Parents believed to have run an oil business in Dorset. Thought to have had 3 brothers - Raymond, Edley (or Hedley ) and unknown, who died in the war (WW1 or WW2?).

      1911 census: Chine Inn, Chine Road, Shanklin
      CLARK, SAMUEL JOHN HEAD MARRIED M 56 HOTEL KEEPER NOTTINGHAM
      CLARK, KATE WIFE MARRIED 30 F 54 ASSISTING IN BUSINESS SHANKLIN I W
      CLARK, FRANCES OLIVE DAUGHTER SINGLE F 26 ASSISTING IN BUSINESS GLASGOW LANARKSHIRE
      PARKER, ANNIE ASSISTANT SINGLE F 32 ASSISTING IN BUSINESS HENFIELD SUSSEX
      NORTHOVER, HENRIETTA JANE SERVANT SINGLE F 31 WAITRESS DOMESTIC LONGFLEET DORSET
      CLAUS, JOHN VISITOR MARRIED M 57 FUR SKIN DRESSER AND DYER LONDON MILE END
      CLAUS, MARY JANE VISITORS WIFE MARRIED 30 F 56 LONDON MILE END
      CASTLE, MARY VISITORS DAUGHTER MARRIED F 27 LONDON BETHNAL GREEN CLAUS, MAUD VISITORS DAUGHTER SINGLE F 23 LONDON STEPNEY CASTLE
      HAROLD PERCY VISITORS GRANDSON M 1 WOODFORD ESSEX

      1912: Residing at Downers Farm, Chale (Housekeeper)

      1939 Register: Idlecombe Cottages , Newport M.B., Isle of Wight
      Ref: RG101/2648D/014/25 Letter Code: EPCK
      Henrietta J Downton 06 Jun 1878 Female Housekeeper Widowed 139 1
      Lloyd T (A) Downton 06 Feb 1916 Male Farm Tractor Driver Heavy Worker Single 139 2
      Ruth Rodgers (Vardon,Downton) 21 Feb 1917 Female Store Woman Heavy Worker Single 139 3

      Note: Northovers are still (in 2000) Oil Merchants in Sturminster Newton. Is this the same company that Thomas Northover ran?
    Person ID I169  Baker Family Tree
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2017 

    Father Thomas NORTHOVER,   b. Sep 1853, Wargrete, Wareham, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914, Poole, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Stickland HOWE,   b. 1853, Alton Pancras, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916  (Age 63 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1872  Wareham, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F127  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles DOWNTON,   b. 17 Feb 1857, Buckland Newton, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1934, Rowridge, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 2 Nov 1912  Newport, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Notes 
    • 2 Nov 1912: Marriage solemnized at the United Methodist Church, Newport in the District of Isle of Wight in the County of Isle of Wight. Charles Downton, 53 years, Widower, Farmer residing at Downers Farm, Chale Green, Chale, son of John Downton, Farm Carter (deceased) to Henrietta Jane Northover, 34 years, Spinster, Housekeeper, residing at Downers Farm, Chale Green, Chale, daughter of Thomas Northover, Oil Merchant. Married in the United Methodist Chruch according to the rites and ceremonies of the United Methodist Church by Certificate by David Warkins, Minister, and J Moore, Registrar. Marriage solemnized in the presence of Alice Louisa Bacon and E J Kemp.

      Alice Louisa Bacon could be Henrietta's sister (Alice L)
    Children 
    +1. Leonard DOWNTON,   b. 26 Jan 1913, Chale Green, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Nov 1998, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Rhoda Strickland Howe DOWNTON,   b. 15 Jul 1914, Chale Green, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1982, Childers, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Lloyd Thomas Asquith (Tom) DOWNTON,   b. 6 Feb 1916, Chale Green, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1980, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    +4. Ruth DOWNTON,   b. 21 Feb 1917, Newport, Isle of Wight, England Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID F125  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 6 Jul 1878 - Longfleet, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptised - 28 Jul 1878 - Longfleet, Dorset, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - Apr 1911 - Chine Inn, Chine Road, Shanklin, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 2 Nov 1912 - Newport, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Leonard DOWNTON - 26 Jan 1913 - Chale Green, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Rhoda Strickland Howe DOWNTON - 15 Jul 1914 - Chale Green, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Lloyd Thomas Asquith (Tom) DOWNTON - 6 Feb 1916 - Chale Green, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Ruth DOWNTON - 21 Feb 1917 - Newport, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Aug 1961 - Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 25 Aug 1961 - Mount Joy Cemetery, Carisbrooke, Isle of Wight, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Henrietta Northover
    Henrietta Northover
    Charles D, ?, Henrietta and Gordon D
    Charles D, ?, Henrietta and Gordon D

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Mavis Payne.
      Registered at Poole

    2. [S10] General Register Office Index, General Register Office, 5a 289, Sep 1878.
      Poole

    3. [S396] The 1939 National Register, (FindMyPast), 9 May 2016.
      1939 Register: Idlecombe Cottages , Newport M.B., Isle of Wight
      Ref: RG101/2648D/014/25 Letter Code: EPCK
      Henrietta J Downton 06 Jun 1878 Female Housekeeper Widowed 139 1
      Always had date of birth as 6th July. 6th June would more likely have been registered in Jun Quarter. Which is correct? Need Birth Certiificate.

    4. [S3] Parish Register, 6 Jul 2015.
      Longfleet Page 166, No 1327
      July 28 1878 Henrietta Jane d of Thomas & Elizabeth Stickland Northover, Longfleet, Groom, John Lews Williams

    5. [S141] IOW FHS Searchable Registered Death Index, Isle Of Wight Family History Society, (http://www.isle-of-wight-fhs.co.uk/bmd_1/deaths/bmd_d_search.html), NW15/E27, 1961.
      North west district; Henrietta Jane Downton, 83

    6. [S498] General Register Office Deaths Index, General Register Office, 25 Aug 2017.
      Name: Henrietta J Downton
      Death Age: 83
      Registration Date: Sep 1961
      Registration district: Isle of Wight
      Volume: 6b
      Page: 689

    7. [S144] IOW Burial Register Index, Isle of Wight Family History Society, (Sue Holloway), Z-122 CAR.
      Henrietta Jane Downton, 83, Carisbrooke Mountjoy

    8. [S547] Friends of Newport & Carisbrooke Cemeteries, (http://www.foncc.org.uk/), 27 Oct 2017.
      Forename(s): Henrietta Jane
      Surname: DOWNTON
      Date of birth: 1878 (approx., calculated)
      Date of death: 1961
      Date of burial: 25 Aug 1961 (from register)
      Age at death: 83 years
      Section: Z - Burial map
      Burial Register entry: Carisbrooke 14488

    9. [S22] Marriage Certificate, 78.