John Croucher (1849-1929)

Dates

Birth: July-Setember 1849 Steep, Hampshire, UK
Father: Thomas Croucher 1815-1897
Mother: Mary Ann King c1821-1858

Christening: Unknown

Marriage: 18 December 1873 Lurgashall, Sussex, UK
Wife: Ann (Anne) Madgwick 1855-1874

Marriage: October-December 1877 Midhurst, Sussex, UK
Wife: Ellen Rapson 1849-1881

Marriage: April-June 1889 Westhampnett, Sussex, UK
Wife: Emily Tupper [Aylwin] 1841-a1901

Death: January-March 1929 Westhampnett, Sussex, UK

Children

By Ann
William Croucher 1874-1875

By Ellen
Charles Croucher 1878-a1881
Kate Croucher 1879-1965
Ellen Bertha Croucher [Flavin] 1881-a1919

Mother Unknown
John Croucher 1883-a1911

Notes

Birth of John Croucher in FreeBMD in July-September 1849 in Petersfield (7 112) which included Steep.

In the 1851 census as John Croucher aged 1, born in Steep, Hampshire, and living with his parents (Thomas and Mary A), bother (William), and two sisters (Emily and Mary A) at Ridge Common, Steep, Hampshire.

His mother died in 1858.

In the 1861 census as John Croucher aged 11, born in Steep, Hampshire, an under carter,and living with his widowed father (Thomas), brother (Henry) and a house keeper (Mary Barnard aged 22, single and born in Steep) at Harroway, East Meon, Hampshire.

I cannot find an entry in the 1871 census.

Marriage of John Croucher and Ann Madgwick in FreeBMD in October-December 1873 in Midhurst (2b 700).

Marriage of John Croucher and Ann Madgwick in the IGI on 18 December 1873 in Lurgashall, Sussex.

His wife died at the same time as the birth of William in Lurgashall in 1874, and William died in 1875.

Marriage of John Croucher and Ellen Rapson and Ellen Emily Louisa Rapson (note the second of these does not exist on the typed original) in FreeBMD in October-December 1877 in Midhurst (2b 775).

In the 1881 census as John Croucher aged 30, born in Steep, Hampshire, a labourer, and living with his wife (E), son (Charles) and daughter (Kate) at Heyshott Keepers Cottage, Heyshott, Sussex.

His wife died later that year at the same time as the birth of his daughter Ellen.

He had a son John born in 1883 in Cocking mother unknown.

Marriage of John Croucher and Emily Aylwin in FreeBMD in April-June 1889 in Westhampnett (2b 649).

In the 1891 census as John Croucher aged 46, born in Steep, Hampshire, a cowman, and living with his wife (Emily), son (John) and daughter (Ellen), and two stepsons (Alfred and Ralf Aylwin) at 54 Lavant Road, Lavant, Sussex.

In the 1901 census as John Croucher aged 52, born in Steep, Hampshire, a cowman? and living with his wife (Emily), son (John), daughter (Ellen) and a boarder (Mabel Cole aged 11 and born in Yapton, Sussex) in Mid Lavant, Sussex.

Death of John Croucher in FreeBMD in January-March 1929 aged 80 in Westhampnett (2b 807).

Relationship

John Croucher was the fifth great grandson of Richard Croucher.

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