John Croucher (1781-1852)


Birth: 1781 Sopley, Hampshire, UK
Father: Edward Croucher 1726-a1781
Mother: Mary Hughes b1747-a1781

Christening: 15 June 1781 Sopley, Hampshire, UK

Marriage: 20 August 1807 Christchurch, Hampshire, UK
Wife: Rebecca Clark b1788-1859

Death: October-December 1852 Christchurch, Hampshire, UK


Charlotte Croucher 1811-1884
George Croucher 1813-1870
Jane Croucher 1822-1853


There is a submitted entry in the IGI for the christening of John Croucher on 15 June 1781 in Sopley, Hampshire, parents Edward Croucher and Mary Hughes.

Marriage of John Croucher and Rebecca Clark in the IGI on 20 August 1807 in Christchurch, Hampshire.

The children were christened in Christchurch.

I cannot find him in the 1841 census but his wife (Rebecca Crowcher) and four children (Geo, Charlotte, Lam and Cormlins) were living in Rotton Row, Christchurch, Hampshire.

In the 1851 census as John Crowcher, aged 69, born in Ch Ch, Hampshire, a pauper, and living with his wife (Rebeca), daughter (Charlotte) and grandson (Daniel) in Rotten Row, Purewell, Christchurch, Hampshire (just off B3059).

Death of John Croucher in FreeBMD in October-December 1852 in Christchurch (2b 318).

Death of Rebecca Croucher in FreeBMD in October-December 1859 in Christchurch (2b 361).

Sopley is 3 miles north of Purewell.

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