Thomas Sandow

  • BIRTH. Aged 20 in 1841, born around 1816-21; aged 30 in 1846, son of Stephen, miner; aged 38 in 1851, born Beer Alston, Devon; aged 65 in 1881, born Kenwyn; born around 1813-1816. Sources: Marriage record, censuses.
  • CENSUS. Thomas Sando; Kenwyn 6 Jun 1841; at Blackwater, aged 20, copper miner, born in Cornwall; in Mary Faull’s household. Sources: 1841 census/COCP. Future wife Eliza Faull 1817EL01 was in same household.
  • MARR. Aged 30, miner from Blackwater, son of Stephen, miner; married Eliza Faull [1817EL01]; 28 Mar 1846 at Kenwyn; witnesses Henry Faull and T G Hicks; assumed registered 1846MAR Truro 9/325. Sources: REG GRO. Children at Wheal Busy and Blackwater: Thomas H 1847TH01, Elizabeth J 1850EL03, John S 1851JN03, Mary 1854MY03. Witnesses are 1821HE01 and 1778TH01.
  • CENSUS. Thomas Sando; Chacewater, 30 Mar 1851; at Blackwater; aged 38; copper miner, born Beer Alston, Devon; with wife Eliza 32; children Thomas 4, Eliza Jane 7 months. Sources: 1851 census/FMP/page.
  • CENSUS. Kenwyn, 3 Apr 1881; at Creegbrawse; aged 65 or 68; tin miner, born Kenwyn; with wife Eliza 59; daughter Mary 25; lodgers John Faull 39 and William H Jenkins. Sources: 1881 census index.
  • CENSUS. Kenwyn 5 Apr 1891; at Creagbrause; head, aged 73; tin miner; born Kenwyn; with wife Eliza 66, daughter Mary 31. Sources: 1891census/FMP/page.
  • DEATH. Thomas Sando buried 23 Feb 1896 at Chacewater, died at Royal Cornwall Infirmary, abode Creagbroose; assumed registered Sandow 1896MAR Truro 5c/104, age 75. Sources: REG, GRO. Assumed 1813TH01 (place Creagbrawse, Eliza also died at Creagbrawse).
  • Comments: Son of Stephen 1788ST01 (and Elizabeth 1799EL02); miner at Blackwater in 1846 and 1851; absent in 1861 and 1871.

Updated: Mar 2023