Abraham Shrubb (Shrub) (1850-1917)

Dates

Birth: October-December 1950 Headley, Hampshire, UK
Father: Unknown
Mother: Harriet (Harriett, Harriette) Shrubb (Shrub) [Lintott] 1829-1912

Christening: 10 November 1850 All Saints, Headley, Hampshire, UK

Marriage: 23 August 1876 St John the Evangelist, Churt, Surrey, UK
Wife: Maria Deadman 1844-1882

Marriage: 15 April 1884 Farnham, Surrey, UK
Wife: Amelia Palmer 1858-1891

Marriage: Unknown
Wife: Mary Jane Store [Cole] 1852-1931

Death: January-March 1917 Wrecclesham, Farnham, Surrey, UK

Children


By Maria
Charles Abraham Shrubb 1878-1957
Harry Shrubb 1880-a1891
Ernest Shrubb 1882-1954

By Amelia
Kate Maria Shrubb 1887-a1901
Albert Leonard Shrubb 1891-1892

By Mary Jane
Beatrice Shrubb [Gudge] 1894-1961

Notes

Birth of Abraham Shrub in FreeBMD in October-December 1850 in Farnbro' (4 163) which included Headley between 1847 and 1869.

Christening of Abraham Shrub in the IGI on 10 November 1850 in Headley, Hampshire, father Shrub. The same information is in Headley Baptisms, but there is no father's name and the mother is an unnamed spinster of Fuller's Bottom.

In the 1851 census as Abraham Shurb (sic - in the index, Shrub on the original) aged 5 months, born in Headley and living with his widowed uncle James Baker, six cousins (Edward, Frederick, George, Mary A, and Stephen), Harriet Shirish (sic - in the index, Shrub on the original), a neice of James Baker and I suspect Abraham's mother at Compton, Culverland, Farnham, Surrey (SE of Farnham).

His mother married Henry Lintott in 1854.

In the 1861 census as Abraham Shoubb (sic - in the index, Shrubb on the original) aged 11, born in Headley, Hampshire, and living with his father-in-law (stepfather?) Henry Lentott and mother? (Harriett) in Dockenfield, Hampshire.

In the 1871 census as Abraham Shrubb aged 20, born in Headley, Hampshire, single, a bricklayer and boarding with Thomas West (aged 46, born in Frensham), his wife (Frances aged 49 and born in Elvathan, Hampshire - she became the adapted mother of Abraham's son Ernest), and daughter (Frances aged 9 and born in Frensham) at Bats Corner, Rowledge, Frensham.

Marriage of Abraham Shrubb and Maria Deadman in FreeBMD in June-September 1876 in Farnham (2a 139).

His children were born in Dockenfield.

In the 1881 census as Abraham Shrubb aged 30, born in Headley, Hampshire, a bricklayer, and living with his wife (Maria), and two sons (Charles and Harry) at Batts Corner, Dockenfield, Hampshire.

His wife died in 1882.

Marriage of Abraham Shrubb and Amelia Palmer in FreeBMD in April-June 1884 in Farnham (2a 179).

Both children were born in Rowledge.

In the 1891 census as Abraham Shrubb aged 40, born in Headley, Hampshire, a bricklayer, and living with his wife (Amelia), three sons (Charles A, Harry and unnamed (Albert Leonard)), daughter (Kate) at Larburnham Cottage, Rowledge, Farnham, Surrey.

His wife died in 1891 just after the census.

In the 1901 census as Abraham Shrubb aged 50, born in Headley, Hampshire, a bricklayer, and living with his wife (Mary J - although I can find no record of a marriage), daughter (Beatrice Shrubb) and three boarders (George, John and Sam Cole - these were his step sons) at Shortheath, Wrecclesham, Frensham.

In the 1911 census as Abraham Shrubb aged 60 and living with Mary Jane (wife?) in Farnham, Surrey.

Death of Abraham Shrubb in FreeBMD in January-March 1917 aged 66 in Farnham (2a 298).

SVM Rosie has three entries in Ancestry Public Member Trees for Abraham Shrubb, one just giving his death on 19 February 1917 in Wrecclesham, Farnham, another adding his birth in 1851 in Headley, Hampshire, father John Shrubb, his marriage to Maria Deadman Shrubb on 23 August 1876 in Churt, and three children, and the last adding the marriages to Amelia Palmer on 15 April 1884 in Farnham and four children (two of which he had already had with his first wife) and Mary J and one child. J Musty has an entry for Abraham Shrubb born in 1851 in Hampshire, his marriage to Maria Dreadman (sic) and two children, Amelia Palmer and three children and Mary J and one, and his death on 19 February 1917 in Wrecclesham, Farnham. Another entry gives birth in 1851 in Headley, Hampshire, his marriage to Maria Deadman and two children (Charles Abraham and Harry), Amelia Palmer and one (Kate Maria) and Mary Jane Store and one.

Relationship

Abraham Shrubb was my second cousin twice removed and husband of Maria Deadman, my first cousin three times removed.

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