Fanny Whitbourn [Baker] (1823-1899)

Dates

Birth: 9 April 1823 Enton Mill, Godalming, Surrey, UK
Father: Richard Whitbourn 1875/6-1857
Mother: Mary Ann Furlonger 1785-1855

Christening: 23 May 1823 St Peter and St Paul, Godalming, Surrey, UK

Marriage: 1 July 1857 St Mary the Virgin, Frensham, Surrey, UK
Husband: James Baker 1819-1899

Death: September-October 1899 Fern Cottage, Manor Road, Milford, Surrey, UK
Burial: 4 Oct 1899 St John the Evangelist, Milford, Surrey, UK

Children

None known

Notes

Entry in Ancestry England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 for Fanny Whitbourn on 23 May 1823 in Godalming, Surrey, parents Richard and Mary Ann Whitbourn.

Entry in Ancestry Surrey, England, Baptisms, 1813-1912 for Fanny Whitbourn on 23 May 1823 at Godalming, St Peter and St Paul, parents Richard and Mary Ann Whitbourn. "Page 149 Baptisms folemnized in the Parifh of Godalming in the County of Surrey in the Year 1823 [...] 1823 May [...] 23 No. 1190 Fanny D. of Richard, a Miller, and Mary Ann Whitbourn of Enton Mill.

In the 1841 census as Fanny Whittamore (sic - in the index, Whitbourn on the original) aged 15 (rounded down to a multiple of 5), born in Surrey and living with Richard and Mary Ann Whittamore (parents?), Arthur, James and John (brothers?), Elizabeth, Ellen, Emily and Mary Ann (sisters?) at Enton Mill, Godalming, Surrey.

In the 1851 census as Fanny Whitbourn aged 27, born in Godalming, Surrey, single, an assistant at her father's mill and living with her parents (Richard and Mary Ann), two brothers (James and John), four sisters (Elizabeth, Emily, Jane and Mary Ann), and nephew (Charles Frederick Balchin) at Enton Mill, Godalming, Surrey.

Marriage of Fanny Whitbourn and James Baker in FreeBMD in July-September 1857 in Farnham (2a 101).

Entry in Ancestry England, Select Marriages, 15381973 for Fanny Whitbourn and James Baker on 1 July 1857 in Frensham, Surrey.

Entry in Ancestry All Surrey, England, Marriages, 1754-1937 for Fanny Whitbourn of full age, father Richard Whitbourn, and James Baker of full age, father Richard Baker, on 1 July 1857 at Frensham, St Mary. "Page 116 [...] 1857 Marriage solemnized at The Parish Church in the Parish of Frensham in the County of Surrey No. 231 July 1st James Baker of Full age, a Bachelor and Farmer of Frensham, father Richard Baker, a farmer, and Fanny Whitbourn, a Spinster of Full age of Godalming, father Richard Whitbourn, a Farmer and Miller. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church by License [...] in the Presence of us Richard Beales and Frances Baker."

In the 1861 census as Fanny Baker aged 37, born in Godalming, Surrey, and living with her husband (James), a domestic servant (Elizabeth Marshall aged 16 and born in Frensham) and a stock boy (Cornelius Trusler aged 14, and born in Frensham, Surrey) at Bourne or Browns Farm, Frensham, Surrey.

In the 1871 census as Fanny Baker aged 47, born in Gedding (sic in the index, Godalming on the original), Surrey, and living with her husband (James) and sister-in-law (Frances Baker) and a servant (Harriett Lercher aged 30, born in Rotherham, Surrey and single) at Manor Farm, Seale, Surrey.

In the 1881 census as Fanny Baker aged 57, born in Godalming, Surrey, a farmer's wife, and living with her husband (James), and a neice (Ellen Balchin aged 30, born in Godalming, Surrey, single and an assistant) in Seal Street, Seale, Surrey.

In the 1891 census as Fanny Baker aged 67, born in Godalming, Surrey, and living with her husband (James), and two neices (Ellen Balchin aged 30 and born in Godalming, Surrey, and Mary Balchin aged 33, and born in Witley, both single and no stated employment) at Manor Farm, Seal Street, Seale, Surrey.

Death of Fanny Baker in FreeBMD in October-December 1899 aged 76 in Hambledon (2a 93).

Entry in Ancestry All England, Select Deaths and Burials, 1538-1991 for Fanny Baker buried on 4 October 1899 at St. John, Milford, Surrey.

Entry in Ancestry Surrey, England, Burials, 1813-1987 for Fanny Baker on 4 Oct 1899 aged 76 at Milford, St John the Evangelist. "Page 68 Burials in the Parish of St Johns, Milford in the County of Surrey in the Year 1899 [...] Fanny Baker of Milford on October 4th aged 76."

There are four entries in Ancestry Public Member Trees for Fanny Whitbourn born 9 April 1823 in Godalming, Surrey, parents Richard Whitbourn and Mary Ann Furlonger in one and Mary Ann Hall in two.

Enton Mill, a corn mill c1621) is just east of Witley by the railway line.

Relationship

Fanny Whitbourn was the wife of James Baker, my fourth cousin once removed.

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