1831JN05

John Wesley Trounson

1831JN05

  • BIRTH. Aged 10 in 1841, born around 1831; baptised 9 Oct 1831 at Mawgan-in-Meneage, son of Thomas and Mary. Sources: 1841 census, IGI.
  • CENSUS. John Trounson; Mawgan-in-Meneage 6 Jun 1841; at Penvaries, aged 10, born in Cornwall; in Thomas Trounson’s household. Sources: 1841 census/COCP. Thomas Trounson is father.
  • MARR. Aged 28, merchant’s clerk of St Bennett’s, Gracechurch St, London, son of Thomas, farmer, married Margaretta Sandoe Trounson 1825MG01, 28 Dec 1850 at Kenwyn, witnesses Francis Trounson and Mary H Brown. Sources: REG. Settled in London at Islington, Lambeth, Hackney, Finchley. Children: Mary A 1856MY05, Henry 1864HE03, Francis 1866FR02. Other possible daughter Jane E 1852JS01.
  • CENSUS. John W Trownson; London 3 Apr 1881; at 43 Oakfield Rd, Middlesex; aged 50, head, M, banking clerk; with wife Margaretta 55, children Francis 15, Henry 17, Mary Ann 25. Sources: 1881 census/FamS. Middlesex, possibly near Finchley.
  • Comments. Son of Thomas 1786TH01 and Mary 1802MY04. Merchant’s clerk in 1850. Marriage age points to birth around 1822.

Updated Jan 2018