1835JM02

James Edward Shimmin

1835JM02

  • BIRTH. Aged 19 in 1856, son of Richard; born around 1835; baptised 29 May 1836 at Marown IoM, son of Richard and Elizabeth. Sources: Marriage, REG/FMP.
  • CENSUS. James; Marown 6 Jun 1841; at Cooilingill; aged 4, in Richard Shimmin’s household. Sources: 1841 census/FMP/page.
  • CENSUS. James; Malew 30 Mar 1851; at Rhevynshent; son, aged 14; grocer; born at Marown IoM; in widower Richard Shimmin’s household. Sources: 1851 census/FMP/page.
  • MARR. James; aged 19, son of Richard, married Olympia Sandow [1836OL01] at Patrick, Isle of Man, 5 Jan 1856. Sources: REG/FMP. Children James 1856, Mary Alice 1859, Ann 1861, Celina 1862, Lewis 1863, Levinia 1866, Edith 1869, Ezra 1872, Wilfred 1876, Thomas 1877, Alma 1879.
  • CENSUS. James; Patrick 7 Apr 1861; at Kinshaw; head, aged 25, Engine driver; born Isle of Man; with wife Olympia 24, children James 5, Mary Alice 2, Ann 1m, lodger Richard Shimmin 13. Sources: 1861 census/FMP/page.
  • CENSUS. James; Patrick 2 Apr 1871; at Douglas Road; head, aged 24, Engine driver (mines); born Patrick; with wife Olympia 35, children James 14, Mary Alice 12, Celina 9, Lewis 8, Levinia 5, Edith 2. Sources: 1871 census/FMP/page.
  • CENSUS. James; Patrick 3 Apr 1881; at East Foxdale Road, Foxdale; head, aged 46, Engine driver (mines); born Marown, IoM; with wife Olympia 45, children James 25, Lewis 18, Edith 12, Ezra 1872, Wilfred 1876, Thomas 1877, nephew John Shimmin 28. Sources: 1881 census/FMP/page.
  • CENSUS. James E; Patrick 5 Apr 1891; at Eary Road, Foxdale; head, aged 54, engine driver (mines); born Santon, IoM; with wife Olympia 55, children Ezra 19, Wilfred 16, Thomas 14, Alma 12. Sources: 1891 census/FMP/page.
  • CENSUS. Patrick 31 Mar 1901; at Spring Field Terrace, Foxdale; head, aged 64, stationary engine driver; born Marownn, IoM; with wife Olympia 65, daugher Edith Walsh widow 32. Sources: 1901 census/FMP/page.
  • MARR. Son of Richard, married Catherine Jane Bridson, 22 Oct 1905 at Patrick. Sources: REG/FMP, together in 1911.
  • CENSUS. Patrick 2 Apr 1911; at 2 Springfield Terrace, Foxdale; head, aged 74; retired engine driver; born at Marown IoM; speaks Manx and English; with wife Catherine Jane 58. Sources: 1911 census/FMP/page.
  • DEATH. Died 1914 at Foxdale, aged 78. Sources: REG/FMP.
  • Comments. Son of Richard and Elizabeth (Cain).

Updated Mar 2018