The Family of Arthur Wombwell, Hannah Cranwell and Sarah Ruth Coulton

Arthur Wombwell was the third son of John Wombwell and Sarah Corbey. At the 1841 census Arthur, aged 3, was living at Lower Green, Langley with his parents and brothers Charles, William and baby John.

At the 1851 Census he was now aged 14 and was living at Water Wick, Lower Green, Langley with his parents and brothers Charles, William, John and David.

At the 1861 Census he was now aged 24, working as an agricultural labourer, and was living at Water Wick, Lower Green, Langley with his parents, brothers John and David, and a niece and nephew.

On 21st September 1862 he married Hannah Cranwell at Langley Parish Church.

At the 1871 Census Arthur was listed as widowed, aged 32, and living with his sister Honnor) and his own son Alfred in Langley Village.

On 24th November 1874 he remarried at Langley Parish Church, this time to Sarah Ruth Coulton.

At the 1881 Census Arthur is listed as an agricultural labourer, now aged 42, living at Upper Green, Langley with his wife Sarah Ruth, their four children and his son Alfred from his first marriage.

Sadly, at the 1891 Census Arthur was widowed again. He was now 53, still working as an agricultural labourer and now back at Water Wick, Lower Green with his children from his second marriage and a niece, Georgina Colton.

At the 1901 census, Arthur is listed as a general agricultural labourer, aged 63, living at Lower Green with his daughter Florence.

Arthur died in 1928

  Arthur Wombwell                    (369)        (1837-1928 )  
  m 1862  Hannah Cranwell            (412)        (1837- )    
  |   |
  |   |-Alfred Frederick Wombwell    (413)             (1865- )
  m 1874 Sarah Ruth Coulton          (428)        (1849- )
      |-Edith Emily Wombwell         (429)             (1876- )    
      |-Florence Eliza Wombwell      (430)             (1877- )    
      |-Ephia George Wombwell        (431)             (1879- )   
      |-Kate Uralia Wombwell         (432)             (1881- )    


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