James Hingston 1808 - 1857?

Seaman

1808. James Hingston was allegedly, 1851C & 1856 Dreadnought record, born in Guernsey - but there were Hingstons in Mevagissey at this time and indeed Hingstons were baptised there 1809-1832 to James & Jane Hingston : they( James Hingston & Jane Ball) had married July 1806, he a taylor

1835. James Hingston married Joanna Morelley on (23/10)/8/1835 in Megavissey. No parents shown. Witnesses: Henry Evin & John Wesley Lagford. Both of Mevagissey parish - Ancestry England Marriages & COPC( this states Mosely)

1839.Elizabeth Hingston was baptised toJames & Joanna on 3/11/1839 in Megavissey Wesleyam Methodist- COPC

1841C. His family ( wife Joanna & children Mary & Elizabeth) are living Tregony Hill Street, Mevagissey

Joanna Hingston Female 30-husband seaman 1811 Cornwall, England
Mary Hingston Female 5 1836 Cornwall, England
Elizabeth Hingston Female 1 1840 Cornwall, England

and next door are

James Hingston Male 60-tailor 1781 Cornwall, England
Jane Hingston Female 50 1791 Cornwall, England
Matilda Hingston Male 20 1821 Cornwall, England

 

1851C. James Hingston, 43, w mariner as living Tregony Hill , Mevagissey. Hingston mistranscribed on FMP !

James Kingston Head Married Male 43 1808 Mariner Guernsey, Channel Islands
Johanna Kingston Wife Married Female 39 1812 - Mevagissey, Cornwall, England
Mary J Kingston Daughter - Female 15 1836 - Mevagissey, Cornwall, England
Elizabeth Kingston Daughter - Female 11 1840 - Mevagissey, Cornwall, England
Johanna Kingston Daughter - Female 9 1842 - Mevagissey, Cornwall, England

1856. James Hingston, 5 ft, b. Guernsey, , last berth out of Fowey on the , .. was admitted to the Dreadnought Seamen's Hospital,( a floating hospital ship anchored in the Pool of London off Greenwich) suffering for 'pleurist cyanide'. He was discharged on 3/6/1856

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Dreadnought Seamen's Hospital before 1870

1857. Could James Hingston die Portsea Jun 1857??. No other death 1856-1871 on bmd . Likely dead by 1861- census record looks like Johana has W for marital status and she is out at work!!

1861C. Elizabeth Hingston, 21, was living 104 Church Park, Mevagissey

Johana Hingston ... ... Female 50 1811 .laborer.. Mevagissey, Cornwall, England
Elizabeth Hingston Daughter Unmarried Female 21 1840 .tailoress.. Mevagissey, Cornwall, England

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