Thomas Johns Snr. 1830-1908

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1830. Thomas Johns was baptised St Columb Major on 3/3/1830 to John Johns, labourer, & Fanny Tippett -COPC

1841C.Thomas Johns was living Union Hill St Columb Major . Thus Thomas was a brother of James Johns 1820, and so their respective children, Thomas 1853 and Eliza Jane 1849 were first cousins!: they married in 1873

John Johns Male 50 1791 Cornwall, England
Fanny Johns Female 50 1791 Cornwall, England
James Johns Male 20 1821 Cornwall, England
Thomas Johns Male 11 1830 Cornwall, England
Robert Johns Male 8 1833 Cornwall, England

 

1851C Thomas Johns was living Old Workhouse St Columb Major .

Fanny Johns Head Widow Female 64 1787 Nurse St Columb Cornwall, England
Thomas Johns Son Unmarried Male 21 1830 Farm Labourer St Columb Cornwall, England
Frances Johns Rosevear Grand Daughter - Female 7 1844 - St Columb Cornwall, England

 

1853. Thomas Johns marries Amelia Perry St Columb Mar 1853 - not on COPC , FMP, Ancestry or FS

.This m.c would tell me definitely confirm that his father was John

But almost certain he was John Johns - an alternative,William Johns, was a prosperous family

1853 . Thomas Johns was baptised 29/9/1853 St Columb to Thomas & Amelia, the College, St Columb Major - Cornwall Online Parish Clerks

1861C. Thomas Johns , 30, was living 999 Ennis Cavern, St Dennis . Son Thomas' place of birth odd- but could have been wrongly noted, or, he cold have been born there but taken back to St Colunb for baptism, and, same family in 1871C, and here he is baptised St Columb

Thomas Johns Head Married Male 30 1831 China Clay Labourer St Columb Cornwall, England
Amelia Johns Wife Married Female 27 1834 Streamers Wife St Columb Cornwall, England
Thomas Johns Son - Male 8 1853 Streamers Son St Dennis, Cornwall, England
William Johns Son - Male 6 1855 Streamers Son St Dennis, Cornwall, England
Hezekiah Johns Son - Male 1 1860 - St Dennis, Cornwall, England

Hezekiah was baptised in St Dennis 10/12/1860 to Thomas & Amelia

1871C. Thomas Johns , was living Falmouth Road, Redruth . Thomas snr, age obscured 39? says married- where is Amelia?

Thomas Johns Head tin miner - Male - - - St Columb Cornwall, England
Margaret Milton Housekeeper - Female 22 1849 - Cornwall, England
Thomas Johns Son tin miner- Male 18 1853 - St Columb Cornwall, England
William Johns Son shoe maker - Male 16 1855 - St Columb Cornwall, England
Hezekiah Johns Son - Male 11 1860 - St Dennis Cornwall, England
Alfred Johns Son - Male 8 1863 - Redruth Cornwall, England

Have not found a death for Amelia between 1861 and 1881 on bmd , nor a burial on COPC

Or could Amelia have just changed her name to Mary?

Is there another marriage for Thomas Johns 1871-1875?? Just to Mary Oppy Redruth Dec 1875

1881C Thomas Johns , 50, was living 1 Gilly Street, Redruth with his new wife and 4 children

Thomas Johns Head Married Male 50 1831 Tin Miner St Columb Major, Cornwall, England
Mary Johns Wife Married Female 48 1833 - St Agnes, Cornwall, England
William Johns Son Single Male 25 1856 Cord Winder Crantock, Cornwall, England
Alfred Johns Son Single Male 17 1864 Tin Miner Redruth, Cornwall, England
Mary A Johns Daughter Single Female 14 1867 Scholar St Agnes, Cornwall, England
Kate Johns Daughter Single Female 7 1874 Scholar Redruth, Cornwall, England

No baptism for Kate, so do not know who her mother was! - and not on bmd as Kate/Catherine 1873-1875 : but is a Katie Redruth Jun 1873

1891C Thomas Johns , 60, was living Falmouth Road , Redruth with his new wife and a daughter

Thomas Johns Head Married Male 60 1831 Mine Labourer St Columb Cornwall, England
Mary Johns Wife Married Female 57 1834 - St Agnes Cornwall, England
Katie Johns Daughter Single Female 17 1874 - Redruth Cornwall, England

1901C Thomas Johns , 70, was living Falmouth Road , Redruth with his new wife, daughter and a grand daughter

Thomas Johns Head Married Male 70 1831 General Labourer St Columb Cornwall, England
Mary Johns Wife Married Female 67 1834 - St Agnes, Cornwall, England
Kate Johns Daughter Single Female 27 1874 - Redruth, Cornwall, England
Lottie Johns Grand Daughter - Female 6 1895 - Redruth, Cornwall, England

1908. Thomas Johns , 76, a staunch teetotaler, died Redruth Mar 1908. Address Falmouth Road, buried on 14/1/1908 -COPC . Service in the Treruffe U M C . A wife still alive.

tho-johns-obit . alfred-johns-obit

In the same paper where his death was announced , the following article announced the death, from phthisis, of who I thought must be his son, Alfred, 1864, on 19/12/1907 in the Transvaal : but!!, there was Alfred Johns present at Thomas' funeral in Redruth!

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